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Computer basics; email accounts; My Hire (LA Works), SNAP, and general benefits application assistance; resume preparation, online job applications, locating social services information (e.g housing, meals, etc.), and referrals to specialized employment programs in the New Orleans area. For more information, please call 504-596-3842 or visit their website. Reservations are... (More)

Monday, September 25th

Main Library

1-on-1 assistance with Internet use, general computer skills, online web searching, software use, and accessing resources available through the library using various electronic devices. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2585. Reservations are required. Daily. (More)

Monday, September 25th

Main Library

Computer basics; email accounts; My Hire (LA Works), SNAP, and general benefits application assistance; resume preparation, online job applications, locating social services information (e.g housing, meals, etc.), and referrals to specialized employment programs in the New Orleans area. For more information, please call 504-596-3842 or visit their website. Reservations are... (More)

Monday, September 25th

Martin Luther King Library

Contact Mary at 504-596-2697 to discuss your computer training needs and to schedule an appointment. Reservations are required. Every Monday - Saturday. (More)

Monday, September 25th

Mid-City Library

1-on-1 assistance with Internet use, general computer skills, online web searching, software use, and accessing resources available through the library using various electronic devices. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2654. Reservations are required. Every Monday - Saturday. (More)

Monday, September 25th

Nix Library

1-on-1 assistance with Internet use, general computer skills, online web searching, software use, and accessing resources available through the library using various electronic devices. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2630. Reservations are required. Every Monday - Saturday. (More)

Monday, September 25th

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Hubbell Library offers one-on-one HiSET tutoring by appointment. Call us and book a one-hour session today! Contact Catherine at 504-596-3113. Every Monday - Saturday. (More)

Monday, September 25th

Robert E. Smith Library

We offer one-on-one basic computer literacy training by appointment. Appointments should be made at least 24 hours prior to the lesson. All training will be done on library-provided computers. Please choose from the following:
• Downloading eBooks with 3M Cloud/OverDrive
• Managing Your Library Account Online
• Creating a Gmail... (More)

Monday, September 25th

Cita Dennis Hubbell Library

Contact Chris at 504-596-3113 to discuss your computer training needs and to schedule an appointment. Reservations are required. By appointment daily. (More)

Monday, September 25th

Main Library

Not sure how to turn on a computer? Afraid to use the mouse? Baffled by all the technological terms? Ready to explore the Internet? Got the basics but want to learn more? Classes are appropriate for beginners and intermediate computer users. Every Monday & Thursday. (More)

Monday, September 25th

Norman Mayer Library

We're here to answer your tech questions. No appointment necessary. Every Monday & Tuesday. (More)

New Orleans' oldest Toastmasters club warmly invites you to join them at their next meeting! Toastmasters is a public speaking group which empowers individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders. Every Monday. (More)

A fun and interactive story time for children with a French twist. Story Times are open to all families and caregivers with children age 5 and under unless noted. Every 4th Monday of the month. (More)

Monday, September 25th

Mid-City Library

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)

Monday, September 25th

Central City Library

Learn to make a variety of recreational arts and crafts projects. From sculpting to button-making, you'll get a chance to try something new each week. Every Monday. (More)

Monday, September 25th

Algiers Regional Library

Algiers Regional Library will showcase the work of local oil painter Peggy Delery Pospisil for the month of September. There will be an artist reception on Thursday, September 14, at 5:30pm with light refreshments. Peggy Delery Pospisil is a local artist who specializes in oil paintings of Louisiana swamp scenes,... (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)

To celebrate the poet's 129th birthday, Latter Library will host two nights of readings from his early poetry, including a performance of his unfinished play Sweeny Agonistes, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, and The Waste Land. The poems will be contextualized and enriched with music and pictures. Refreshments... (More)

Monday, September 25th

Nix Library

Walgreens will administer free flu shots. Vouchers are available for all of those who are uninsured. Children and teens must have parent or guardian consent to get a flu shot. (More)