New Orleans library news for Feb. 28, 2013

Algiers Regional

  • 3014 Holiday Drive, (504) 596-2641
  • COMPUTER EDUCATION SESSION: 11 a.m. daily.
  • ADULT POETRY NIGHT: 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Saturday; 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.
  • GIRLS FREEDOM: 2 p.m. Saturday.
  • ALGIERS REGIONAL TEEN ANIME CLUB: 2 p.m. Saturday.
  • AARP FOUNDATION TAX-AID PROGRAM: 10 a.m. Monday.
  • YOUNG ADULT HOMEWORK CLUB-AGES 12-18: 3 p.m. Wednesday.

Alvar Branch

  • 913 Alvar St., (504) 596-2667
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Monday; 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
  • BASIC COMPUTER TUTORING: By appointment.
  • STITCH ‘N’ BOOK KNITTING CIRCLE: 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

Central City Branch

  • 2405 Jackson Ave., (504) 596-3110
  • HOMEWORK HELP FOR GRADES 1 - 12: 4 p.m. Thursday.
  • MOVIE FOR PRESCHOOLERS: 10 a.m. Monday.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Children’s Resource Center

  • 913 Napoleon Ave., (504) 596-2628
  • STORYTIME & CRAFT (AGES 4-8): 4:30 p.m. Monday.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.

East New Orleans Regional

  • 5641 Read Blvd. (504) 596-0200
  • C.H.A.T. WORKSHOP: 3 p.m. Thursday.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Hubbell Branch

  • 225 Morgan St., (504) 366-0657
  • STORYTIME FOR TODDLERS: 10:30 a.m. Thursday and Wednesday.
  • PAJAMA STORYTIME: 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
  • COMPUTER TUTORING: By appointment.

Keller Library and Community Center

  • 4300 S. Broad, (504) 596-2660
  • COMPUTER TUTORING: 10 a.m. Saturday, by appointment.
  • CELEBRATE READ ACROSS AMERICA DAY: 2 p.m. Saturday.
  • STORYTIME FOR TODDLERS AND BABIES: 10:30 a.m. Monday.

King Branch

  • 1611 Caffin Ave., (504) 596-2695
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.

Latter Branch

  • 5120 St. Charles Ave. (504) 596-2625
  • AARP FOUNDATION TAX-AIDE PROGRAM: 10 a.m. Thursday and Tuesday.
  • FRIENDS OF NEW ORLEANS PUBLIC LIBRARY BOOK SALE: 10 a.m. Saturday and Wednesday.
  • POETRY BUFFET: 2 p.m. Saturday.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and 6 p.m. Wednesday.
  • COMMUNITIES IN CONVERSATION-INTERFAITH STUDY & DISCUSSION GROUPS: 9 a.m. Wednesday.

Mid-City Branch

  • 3700 Orleans Ave., (504) 596-2654
  • STORYTIME WITH CRAFT: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.
  • CRAFTS FOR KIDS: 2 p.m. Saturday.

Nix branch

  • 1401 S. Carrollton Ave., (504) 596-2630
  • STORYTIME: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Norman Mayer Branch

  • 3001 Gentilly Blvd., (504) 596-3100
  • WRITING WORKSHOPS LED BY YOUTHS (AGES 12-17): 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
  • AARP FOUNDATION TAX-AIDE PROGRAM: 10 a.m. Tuesday.
  • DIVINE DESIGN SEWING: 10 a.m. Saturday.
  • STORYTIME: 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Smith Branch

  • 6301 Canal Blvd., (504) 596-2638
  • PRESCHOOLERS’ STORYTIME: 11 a.m. Thursday.
  • STORYTIME: 2 p.m. Saturday.

Main Library

  • 219 Loyola Ave., (504) 596-2560
  • BABY JAM: 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
  • CHILDREN’S STORYTIME AND CRAFT, (AGES 5 AND UP): 11:30 a.m. Saturday.
  • AN APPEARANCE BY REGINALD “REGGIE” JONES: noon Saturday.
  • VIDEO GAME DAY: 2 p.m. Saturday.
  • COMICS KITCHEN: 4 p.m. Tuesday.

East Jefferson Parish

  • HTTP://www.jefferson.lib.la.us.
  • FREE COMPUTER CLASSES: Call (504) 838-1144.

East Bank Regional

  • 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie, (504) 838-1190.
  • STORY WITH CRAFT: 11 a.m. Thursday.
  • PEOPLE’S HEALTH: 1 p.m. Thursday.
  • AUTHOR EVENT! JOHN KLINGMAN, NEW IN NEW ORLEANS ARCHITECTURE: 7 p.m. Thursday.
  • SATURDAY CRAFT: 10 a.m. Saturday.
  • FAMILY NIGHT: 7 p.m. Monday.
  • THE FICTION WRITERS’ GROUP: 7 p.m. Monday.
  • READ AND SING: 10 a.m. Tuesday.
  • TEEN ART ATTACK: 3 p.m. Tuesday.
  • ADULT EVENT! N. S. PATRICK, THE MYSTERIES OF JACK THE RIPPER: 7 p.m. Tuesday.
  • OPERATION HOPE-SALES CHALLENGE PROGRAM: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.
  • Harahan Branch
  • 219 Soniat Ave., Harahan, (504) 736-8745
  • STORYTIME WITH CRAFT: 4 p.m. Thursday.

Lakeshore Branch

  • 1000 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie, (504) 838-4375
  • MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY ASSOCIATION: 6 p.m. Thursday
  • CHILDREN’S CRAFT: 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
  • STORY TIME AND CRAFT: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.
  • RETRO GAMING NIGHT-SUPER MARIO ALL-STARS (WII) RATED E: 5 p.m. Wednesday.

North Kenner Branch

  • 630 W. Esplanade Ave., Kenner, (504) 736-8730
  • STORYTIME WITH CRAFT: 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

Old Metairie Branch

  • 2350 Metairie Rd., Metairie, (504) 838-4353
  • STORY WITH CRAFT: 10:30 a.m. Thursday.
  • UNITED MITOCHONDRIAL DISEASE FOUNDATION: 1 p.m. Saturday.
  • Rosedale
  • 4036 Jefferson Highway., Jefferson, (504) 838-4350
  • STORY WITH CRAFT: 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Thursday.
  • CHILDREN’S CRAFT: 1 p.m. Saturday.