New Orleans-area library news for March 21-27, 2013

New Orleans Public Libraries

Algiers Regional

  • 3014 Holiday Drive, (504) 596-2641
  • COMPUTER EDUCATION SESSION: 11 a.m. daily.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Saturday; 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.
  • AARP FOUNDATION TAX-AIDE PROGRAM: 10 a.m. Monday.
  • YOUNG ADULT HOMEWORK CLUB-AGES 12-18: 3 p.m. Wednesday.

Alvar Branch

  • 913 Alvar St., (504) 596-2667
  • ALVAR ARTS PRESENTS MARY COOPER ON THE ART OF CANING: 7 p.m. Thursday.
  • STORYTIME: 10 a.m. Monday; 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
  • BASIC COMPUTER TUTORING: By appointment.

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
  • 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 St., (504) 596-2660
  • CITIZENSHIP CLASS: 10 a.m. Saturday.
  • COMPUTER TUTORING: 10 a.m. Saturday, by appointment.
  • STORYTIME FOR TODDLERS AND BABIES: 10:30 a.m. Monday.
  • NOVAC SCREENWRITING SERIES: time TBA Tuesday.

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.
  • STORYTIME: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and 6 p.m. Wednesday.
  • COMMUNITIES IN CONVERSATION-INTERFAITH STUDY & DISCUSSION GROUPS: 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Mid-City Branch

  • 3700 Orleans Ave., (504) 596-2654
  • STORYTIME WITH CRAFT: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.
  • HOMEWORK ASSISTANCE: 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Nix Branch

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

Norman Mayer Branch

  • 3001 Gentilly Blvd., (504) 596-3100
  • AARP FOUNDATION TAX-AIDE PROGRAM: 10 a.m. Thursday and Tuesday.
  • BOOKED FOR MURDER BOOK CLUB: 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
  • WRITING WORKSHOPS LED BY YOUTHS (AGES 12-17): 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
  • 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.
  • TEEN HOMEWORK HELPER DATABASE TUTORING: 5 p.m. Thursday.
  • LEGO CLUB: 3 p.m. Saturday.
  • STORYTIME: 2 p.m. Saturday.

Main Library

  • 219 Loyola Ave., (504) 596-2560
  • BOOK PARADE: 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
  • CRAFTS WITH MISS ANDREA: 2 p.m. Saturday.
  • CLOSING CELEBRATION FOR THE BIG READ @ THE LIBRARY: 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.
  • GAMING - MARIO KART: 10:50 a.m. Saturday.
  • JEFF. BALLET THEATER & MOSCOW NIGHTS THEATER PRESENTS ‘CINDERELLA’: 2 p.m. Saturday.
  • FAMILY NIGHT: 7 p.m. Monday.
  • READ AND SING: 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Harahan Branch

  • 219 Soniat Ave., Harahan, (504) 736-8745
  • STORYTIME WITH CRAFT: 4 p.m. Thursday. and 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

Lakeshore Branch

  • 1000 W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie, (504) 838-4375
  • CHILDREN’S CRAFT: 10:30 a.m. Saturday.
  • STORY TIME AND CRAFT: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.
  • MOVIE NIGHT - ‘WRECK IT RALPH’: 6 p.m. Wednesday.

North Kenner Branch

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

Old Metairie Branch

  • 2350 Metairie Road, Metairie, (504) 838-4353
  • STORY WITH CRAFT: 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

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.