There is always something fun, entertaining, and educational happening at the Library.
We offer hundreds of events each month. Search below by any combination of date, library location, or age group.
Robert E. Smith Branch Library is offering one-on-one basic computer literacy training by appointment. Please choose from the following:
- Downloading eBooks with 3M Cloud/OverDrive
- Managing Your Library Account Online
- Creating a Gmail Account
- Viewing Popular Magazines on Flipster
- Getting Started with Microsoft Word 2010
The New Orleans Public Library has partnered with YMCA Educational Services (YES!) and Tulane School of Social Work to bring quality computer skills training to the Main Library. Find the offering that's right for you from the options listed below.
Computer AssistanceNot sure how to turn on a computer?... (More)
Notary public services are offered free every week. Volunteer run, our community members help other community members. We recommend calling the library at 504-596-2660 ahead of time to confirm a volunteer will be in attendance. Notary services are not available to businesses. Limited to 5 stamps per person. Every Wednesday. (More)
Wednesday, July 26th
Teens: Qualify to be entered in a drawing for a Kindle Fire 7 by reading 2017 pages Teen Summer Reading Program participants who record 2017 pages in the online reading log will be automatically entered into a contest to win a brand new 7” Kindle Fire tablet with Alexa. Winners... (More)
Odyssey House will be available to assist with Medicaid applications and questions.
Odyssey House can also assist in answering questions such as:
- Why should I go to the doctor when I'm not sick?
- How often should I get tested for STIs?
- How can I apply for Medicaid?... (More)
Bruce Davenport, Jr. was born in 1972 at Charity Hospital and grew up in the Lafitte Housing Projects in the 6th Ward. With the encouragement of his grandparents who raised him, he began to draw at the age of five as a means to entertain himself and document the world... (More)
Did you know that your library card gives you access to hundreds of e-books and audiobooks for free? Visit during our E-Book Help Hour to get started downloading e-books and learn about the many electronic resources available to you! Bring your laptop, smart phone, tablet, or e-reader with you, along... (More)
Wednesday, July 26th
This series is presented by Jessica Rareshide, certified personnel consultant and certified staffing professional. These workshops will provide the strategies and techniques to find the right job and career for you.
WorkshopsBring Your Résumé Night
Attendees will be able to bring their own résumé and have it reviewed by... (More)
DID YOU KNOW: Americans throw out over 36 million tons of food waste each year. Once in landfills, food breaks down to produce methane, a potent greenhouse gas which contributes to climate change. Now, you can bring your frozen food scraps to our weekly food waste drop-off locations at New... (More)