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Wednesday August 24, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Reading! Rhythm! Readiness! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

Children, ages 3-5, will listen to and take part in theme-based stories. They will enjoy music, including finger plays and rhymes. The children will also engage in school-readiness activities related to each weekly theme. For more information call Lynn Braud, Children’s/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM The Right Stuff Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carlos Diaz   985-497-3453   
   

Active job seekers are encouraged to attend a resume writing class at the Edgard Branch Library. The class will focus on highlighting the features that can make your resume an attractive choice for prospective employers. For more information, call Carlos Diaz, 985-497-3453.
 

    Location: West Branch
Thursday August 25, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Helathy Living for the Elderly Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

Ms. Cynthia Clifton of the LSU Ag Center, will present a weekly healthy living program for the elderly. In this program, Ms. Clifton will teach healthy living and eating tips, have healthy cooking demonstrations that the patrons can taste, and they will exercise and stretch. If you want to learn more about healthy living, please come out to this program.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Computer Classes w/ Carlos Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carlos Diaz   985-497-3453   
   

This 30-minute class session is designed to help novice computer users gain confidence as they learn how to use this modern technology. Classes will focus on computer familiarization, e-mail setup, Internet navigation, uploading documents, etc. Call, 985-497-3453 to sign-up. Age: Adults

    Location: West Branch
Friday August 26, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Tots & Toddlers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

This weekly program is a time for infants, toddlers and their parents/guardians to interact in a comfortable setting. Each session will include stories, songs and finger plays. Themes vary weekly. For more information, call Lynn Braud, Children's/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857. Ages: 0-3

    Location: Central Branch
Monday August 29, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM No Sew Emoji Pillows Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carly Maurin   985-652-6857   
   

Tweens and teens will be able to make their favorite emoji  smiley  cool  devil   angry  into a pillow, using felt, stuffing, and glue. Join Carly for this unique program.

    Location: Central Branch
Wednesday August 31, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Reading! Rhythm! Readiness! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

Children, ages 3-5, will listen to and take part in theme-based stories. They will enjoy music, including finger plays and rhymes. The children will also engage in school-readiness activities related to each weekly theme. For more information call Lynn Braud, Children’s/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:00 PM The Right Stuff Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carlos Diaz   985-497-3453   
   

Active job seekers are encouraged to attend a resume writing class at the Edgard Branch Library. The class will focus on highlighting the features that can make your resume an attractive choice for prospective employers. For more information, call Carlos Diaz, 985-497-3453.
 

    Location: West Branch
Thursday September 1, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Healthy Living for the Elderly Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

Ms. Cynthia Clifton of the LSU Ag Center, will present a weekly healthy living program for the elderly. In this program, Ms. Clifton will teach healthy living and eating tips, have healthy cooking demonstrations that the patrons can taste, and they will exercise and stretch. If you want to learn more about healthy living, please come out to this program.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM Library Tours Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robin Bailey   985-497-3453   
   

Library tours will be given in 30 minutes increments throughout this entire day. A sign-up sheet will be provided to schedule one on one sessions per patron need. All participants will be entered into a door prize and the winner will be chosen at the end of the day. All Ages

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Labor Day Craft Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carlos Diaz   985-497-3453   
   

The West Branch Library will host a special Labor Day craft to celebrate the social and economic achievements of American workers. Children between the ages of 5 and 12 are welcomed to attend this program.

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Pajama Evening Story Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Elmira Duhe   985-535-6868   
   

Come out to the Garyville Branch to hear sleepy time stories during the evening storytime. You may go as you are or go in your PJ's and/or favorite slippers. Parental supervision required. Please pre-register by calling, 985-535-6868. Ages: 4+
 

    Location: Garyville Branch
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misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Duct Tape Pencil Pouch Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rona Joseph   985-536-4107   
   

Tweens and teens wil be creating pencil pouches using duct tape and ziploc bags. Resgistration is required. Please call the Reserve Library at (985) 536-4107 if you have any questions.

    Location: Reserve Branch
Friday September 2, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Tots and Toddlers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

This weekly program is a time for infants, toddlers and their parents/guardians to interact in a comfortable setting. Each session will include stories, songs and finger plays. Themes vary weekly. For more information, call Lynn Braud, Children's/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857. Ages: 0-3

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM What's at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

This program is intended to showcase all the benficial and wonderful things that your local library offers. We want our patrons to be aware of all that they can take advantage of here, many things which they may not know about. We will take a close look at the library's website and all that it offers, as well as discuss the different programs offered. Also, we will review how to best make use of the library and how to find things here. Ages: Adults

    Location: Central Branch
Tuesday September 6, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Preschool Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rona Joseph   985-536-4107   
   

Children, ages 3 to 5, will be read a themed based story, a discussion will be held after the story, and an activity will be done associated with the book.

    Location: Reserve Branch
Wednesday September 7, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Computer Class Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carly Maurin   985-652-6857   
   

St. John the Baptist Parish Central Library will be offering computer classes. Patrons are asked to have a valid library card before signing up for the class. Sign-up sheets will be located at the front desk of the Central Library.  Carly Maurin, Reference/Circulation Desk Associate will be teaching the classes in September.  The classes will feature Getting to Know Your Computer, Internet Basics, Email, and an Overall Review of all three.  After finishing the course, patrons will be given a “Certificate of Completion” for their participation in the class.  For more information, contact Carly Maurin at (985) 652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Reading! Rhythm! Readiness! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

Children, ages 3-5, will listen to and take part in theme-based stories. They will enjoy music, including finger plays and rhymes. The children will also engage in school-readiness activities related to each weekly theme. For more information call Lynn Braud, Children’s/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:30 PM Computer/Universal Class Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robin Bailey   985-497-3453   
   

A working knowledge of computer software is essential in today's world. Each class will be tailored to each patron needs. The patron can expect to learn basic Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel functionalities. Sign-up is required. Ages: 13 -Seniors

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  6:00 PM Computer/Universal Class Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robin Bailey   985-497-3453   
   

A working knowledge of computer software is essential in today's world. Each class will be tailored to each patron needs. The patron can expect to learn basic Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel functionalities. Sign-up is required. Ages: 13 -Seniors

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Reading! Rhythm! Readiness! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carlos Diaz   985-497-3453   
   

Children, ages 3-5, will listen to and take part in theme-based stories. They will enjoy music, including finger plays and rhymes. The children will also engage in school-readiness activities related to each weekly theme.

    Location: West Branch
Thursday September 8, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Healthy Living for the Elderly Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

Ms. Cynthia Clifton of the LSU Ag Center, will present a weekly healthy living program for the elderly. In this program, Ms. Clifton will teach healthy living and eating tips, have healthy cooking demonstrations that the patrons can taste, and they will exercise and stretch. If you want to learn more about healthy living, please come out to this program.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Ask-A-Lawyer Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robin Bailey   985-497-3453   
   

Southeast Louisiana Legal Services volunteer attorney will provide a free clinic on various legal topics: divorce, child custody, insurance, etc. Walk-Ins are accepted. Ages: Adults

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Back to School Bingo Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Elmira Duhe   985-535-6868   
   

Children will play bingo and win prizes/supplies that can be used for back to school. The game is limited to 20 participants on a first come, first serve basis. Please get there early to join in on the fun festivities. Ages: 6+

    Location: Garyville Branch
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misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Pajama Evening Story Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Elmira Duhe   985-535-6868   
   

Come out to the Garyville Branch to hear sleepy time stories during the evening storytime. You may go as you are or go in your PJ's and/or favorite slippers. Parental supervision required. Please pre-register by calling, 985-535-6868. Ages: 4+
 

    Location: Garyville Branch
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Books & Beyond Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

This program is for children ages 5 to 8. We'll always have a story and theme-related activities. We may engage in crafts, games, STEAM activities, etc. to go beyond each week's book. Mark your calendar and join us for the second and fourth Thursday of each month. For more information contact Lynn Braud, Children's/Outreach Librarian at (985) 652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
Friday September 9, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Dream Weavers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

We are inviting all knitters and those that want to learn knitting to meet at this fun and friendly program. This program is a great time to come and relax while you knit with others that share your talent and passion. Also, those interested in sharing their knowledge of the art,  can show others how to create beautiful knitted items. Ages: Adults

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Tots and Toddlers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

This weekly program is a time for infants, toddlers and their parents/guardians to interact in a comfortable setting. Each session will include stories, songs and finger plays. Themes vary weekly. For more information, call Lynn Braud, Children's/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857. Ages: 0-3

    Location: Central Branch
Monday September 12, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  6:00 PM Membership Drive Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robin Bailey   985-497-3453   
   

The Edgard Library will celebrate Library Card Sign Up Month with a Membership Drive. Our Outreach Librarian will visit several locations with new patron applications to be processed upon return to the Edgard Library. All Ages

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Back to School Craft Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Elmira Duhe   985-535-6868   
   

Tweens and Teens will enjoy making origami pencil holders. While creating the pencil holders, they can learn about different shapes, all while preparing for their next big year of school. Ages: Tweens & Teens

    Location: Garyville Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Make Shoppe Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rona Joseph   985-536-4107   
   

At this month’s Make Shoppe, patrons will make embellished fabric pumpkins to get their homes in the seasonal spirit. Don’t miss this opportunity to make something magical. Sign-up is mandatory for this program. For more information, call Rona Joseph, branch supervisor, 985-536-4107. Age: Adults
 

    Location: Reserve Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Pancake Art Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carly Maurin   985-652-6857   
   

Tweens and teens will be shown how to make art using pancakes.  The pancakes will be made and can be eaten by attendees if they choose to.

    Location: Central Branch
Tuesday September 13, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Preschool Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rona Joseph   985-536-4107   
   

Children, ages 3 to 5, will be read a themed based story, a discussion will be held after the story, and an activity will be done associated with the book.

    Location: Reserve Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Book Lovers Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

The Book Lovers Book Club wil be meeting and reading a choice of some of the best adventures and choosing the books they will read in the upcoming months. For more information, call Lisa Poncia at 985-652-6857

    Location: Central Branch
Wednesday September 14, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Computer Class Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carly Maurin   985-652-6857   
   

St. John the Baptist Parish Central Library will be offering computer classes. Patrons are asked to have a valid library card before signing up for the class. Sign-up sheets will be located at the front desk of the Central Library.  Carly Maurin, Reference/Circulation Desk Associate will be teaching the classes in September.  The classes will feature Getting to Know Your Computer, Internet Basics, Email, and an Overall Review of all three.  After finishing the course, patrons will be given a “Certificate of Completion” for their participation in the class.  For more information, contact Carly Maurin at (985) 652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Reading! Rhythm! Readiness! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

Children, ages 3-5, will listen to and take part in theme-based stories. They will enjoy music, including finger plays and rhymes. The children will also engage in school-readiness activities related to each weekly theme. For more information call Lynn Braud, Children’s/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
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misc_none 10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Morning Movie Matinee Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lillian LeBlanc   985-536-4107   
   

Welcome again to our new Morning Matinee Movie! Dolphin Tale 2 will be featured. The movie tells the story of a group of sympathetic humans that help a dolphin with a damaged tail. It's inspired by actual events. Adults are welcome to attend and enjoy this great film.

    Location: Reserve Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Resume Writing 101 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robin Bailey   985-497-3453   
   

Active job seekers are encouraged to attend a resume writing class at the Edgard Branch Library. The class will focus on highlighting the features that can make your resume an attractive choice for prospective employers. There will be 13 lessons, 3 lessons to be covered during each class. For more information, call Robin Bailey, 985-497-3453.

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none History in the First Person Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

We are launching our History in the First Person program. We will invite those that have experienced and witnessed segments of our country's magnificent history to share their stories orally. They may talk about what they did, saw, and heard about in their experiences in wars, political turmoil, celebrations or other times in our past. We also welcome our community members to bring artifacts, photos, etc. that they may have pertaining to our history. We will have marvelous discussions and we will offer a Q and A session during each program. Ages: Adults

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Resume Writing 101 Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robin Bailey   985-497-3453   
   

Active job seekers are encouraged to attend a resume writing class at the Edgard Branch Library. The class will focus on highlighting the features that can make your resume an attractive choice for prospective employers. There will be 13 lessons, 3 lessons to be covered during each class. For more information, call Robin Bailey, 985-497-3453.

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Reading! Rhythm! Readiness! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carlos Diaz   985-497-3453   
   

Children, ages 3-5, will listen to and take part in theme-based stories. They will enjoy music, including finger plays and rhymes. The children will also engage in school-readiness activities related to each weekly theme.

    Location: West Branch
Thursday September 15, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Healthy Living for the Elderly Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

Ms. Cynthia Clifton of the LSU Ag Center, will present a weekly healthy living program for the elderly. In this program, Ms. Clifton will teach healthy living and eating tips, have healthy cooking demonstrations that the patrons can taste, and they will exercise and stretch. If you want to learn more about healthy living, please come out to this program.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Pajama Evening Story Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Elmira Duhe   985-535-6868   
   

Come out to the Garyville Branch to hear sleepy time stories during the evening storytime. You may go as you are or go in your PJ's and/or favorite slippers. Parental supervision required. Please pre-register by calling, 985-535-6868. Ages: 4+
 

    Location: Garyville Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Loving Being Me Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rona Joseph   985-536-4107   
   

This bi-weekly program aims to help kids to understand the wonderful but painful side of growing up, to learn how to manage problems and enjoy being young. Mainly, we hope to help kids to accept and love who they are. Stories and activities will be shared to help build self-esteem, confidence and positive body image. Ages: Tweens & Teens

    Location: Reserve Branch
Friday September 16, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Tots and Toddlers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

This weekly program is a time for infants, toddlers and their parents/guardians to interact in a comfortable setting. Each session will include stories, songs and finger plays. Themes vary weekly. For more information, call Lynn Braud, Children's/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857. Ages: 0-3

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Tablet/E-Reader Tutoring Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Kari Pivaral   985-535-6868   
   

Come out to the Garyville Branch to learn more about your e-reader or tablet. Please bring in your device with you so the staff can help you with any questions or concerns that you may have. Please call 985-535-6868 to register for the program. Age: Adults

    Location: Garyville Branch
Saturday September 17, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Kreative Kidz Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

During this program, children and their parents or adult caregiver will have an opportunity to get "kreative." Stories, fingerplays, rhymes, or music will be incorporated. This craft will be a bushel of fun! Come join us in "Apple Art." For more information, call Lynn Braud, Children's/Outreach Librarian at (985) 652-6857 or come by to sign up.

    Location: Central Branch
Monday September 19, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Teen Hygiene Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Elmira Duhe   985-535-6868   
   

Mrs. Elmira Duhe will give a presentation on the importance of hygiene, especially for tweens and teens. The presentation will include bathing, brushing your teeth, washing your hair, and the importance of drinking water, especially in these hot summer months. Ages: Tweens & Teens

    Location: Garyville Branch
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misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM LOFSA Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robin Bailey   985-497-3453   
   

High School Seniors and their Parents are welcome to come out to the Edgard Library to learn about the Louisiana Office of Student Financial Assistance media sites to help with their journey to college.

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carly Maurin   985-652-6857   
   

To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, the Central Library will host a celebration on Monday, September 19th at 6 p.m.  In this family oriented program, worry dolls will be made by any interested patron and nachos and drinks will be served.  At the end of the program, a piñata will be hung from the ceiling as a fun activity for all those in attendance.  Ages: All

    Location: Central Branch
Tuesday September 20, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Preschool Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rona Joseph   985-536-4107   
   

Children, ages 3 to 5, will be read a themed based story, a discussion will be held after the story, and an activity will be done associated with the book.

    Location: Reserve Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Knights of the Square Table Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

One evening a month, we invite chess masters and enthusiasts to meet at the library to challenge each other in a game. These chess players will be asked to bring their chess sets and clocks and they will play other players as close to their ranking as possible. Also, we welcome patrons that are interested in learning the game to come and talk to those who play and may be willing to teach the sport. Ages: Adults

    Location: Central Branch
Wednesday September 21, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Computer Class Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carly Maurin   985-652-6857   
   

St. John the Baptist Parish Central Library will be offering computer classes. Patrons are asked to have a valid library card before signing up for the class. Sign-up sheets will be located at the front desk of the Central Library.  Carly Maurin, Reference/Circulation Desk Associate will be teaching the classes in September.  The classes will feature Getting to Know Your Computer, Internet Basics, Email, and an Overall Review of all three.  After finishing the course, patrons will be given a “Certificate of Completion” for their participation in the class.  For more information, contact Carly Maurin at (985) 652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Reading! Rhythm! Readiness! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

Children, ages 3-5, will listen to and take part in theme-based stories. They will enjoy music, including finger plays and rhymes. The children will also engage in school-readiness activities related to each weekly theme. For more information call Lynn Braud, Children’s/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Reading! Rhythm! Readiness! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carlos Diaz   985-497-3453   
   

Children, ages 3-5, will listen to and take part in theme-based stories. They will enjoy music, including finger plays and rhymes. The children will also engage in school-readiness activities related to each weekly theme. This program will also include Spanish books and discussions. 

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM FAFSA Fundamentals Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robin Bailey   985-497-3453   
   

High School Students and their parents are invited to the Edgard Library to learn about Federal Student Aid before they enroll into college.

    Location: West Branch
Thursday September 22, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Healthy Living for the Elderly Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

Ms. Cynthia Clifton of the LSU Ag Center, will present a weekly healthy living program for the elderly. In this program, Ms. Clifton will teach healthy living and eating tips, have healthy cooking demonstrations that the patrons can taste, and they will exercise and stretch. If you want to learn more about healthy living, please come out to this program.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:30 AM Morning Makers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rona Joseph   985-536-4107   
   

Are you looking for something crafty to do in the morning? Join us in celebrating the Fall season by making a colorful owl made from a foam wreath, felt, autumn foliage and ribbon. For more information, call Rona Joseph, branch supervisor,  985-536-4107. Age: Adults
 

    Location: Reserve Branch
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM Pajama Evening Story Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Elmira Duhe   985-535-6868   
   

Come out to the Garyville Branch to hear sleepy time stories during the evening storytime. You may go as you are or go in your PJ's and/or favorite slippers. Parental supervision required. Please pre-register by calling, 985-535-6868. Ages: 4+
 

    Location: Garyville Branch
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Books & Beyond Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

This program is for children ages 5 to 8. We'll always have a story and theme-related activities. We may engage in crafts, games, STEAM activities, etc. to go beyond each week's book. Mark your calendar and join us for the second and fourth Thursday of each month. For more information contact Lynn Braud, Children's/Outreach Librarian at (985) 652-6857.

 

    Location: Central Branch
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misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Family Night Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Tamara Chauvin   985-536-4107   
   

Children, between the ages of 3 and 8, are invited to come out with their parents to make art using dried beans and CD cases. Please come and enjoy this family oriented event.

    Location: Reserve Branch
Friday September 23, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Tots and Toddlers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

This weekly program is a time for infants, toddlers and their parents/guardians to interact in a comfortable setting. Each session will include stories, songs and finger plays. Themes vary weekly. For more information, call Lynn Braud, Children's/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857. Ages: 0-3

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Adult Coloring Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Amanda Alexander   985-535-6868   
   

The Garyville Library is bringing back there Adult Coloring program. According to researchers, adult coloring can actually help combat stress and stimulate brain wellness. Please come out to relax and enjoy this calming program. Ages: Adults

    Location: Garyville Branch
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  5:00 PM What's at the Library Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

This program is intended to showcase all the benficial and wonderful things that your local library offers. We want our patrons to be aware of all that they can take advantage of here, many things which they may not know about. We will take a close look at the library's website and all that it offers, as well as discuss the different programs offered. Also, we will review how to best make use of the library and how to find things here. Ages: Adults

    Location: Central Branch
Monday September 26, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Banned Books Week Activity: Book In A Jar Contest Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carly Maurin   985-652-6857   
   

To celebrate Banned Books Week, there will be a display and book in a jar contest through the end of the week. (September 26 - September 30). Ages: Tweens and Teens

    Location: Central Branch
Tuesday September 27, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 4:30 PM  -  5:30 PM Preschool Book Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Rona Joseph   985-536-4107   
   

Children, ages 3 to 5, will be read a themed based story, a discussion will be held after the story, and an activity will be done associated with the book.

    Location: Reserve Branch
Wednesday September 28, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  10:45 AM Computer Class Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carly Maurin   985-652-6857   
   

St. John the Baptist Parish Central Library will be offering computer classes. Patrons are asked to have a valid library card before signing up for the class. Sign-up sheets will be located at the front desk of the Central Library.  Carly Maurin, Reference/Circulation Desk Associate will be teaching the classes in September.  The classes will feature Getting to Know Your Computer, Internet Basics, Email, and an Overall Review of all three.  After finishing the course, patrons will be given a “Certificate of Completion” for their participation in the class.  For more information, contact Carly Maurin at (985) 652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Reading! Rhythm! Readiness! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

Children, ages 3-5, will listen to and take part in theme-based stories. They will enjoy music, including finger plays and rhymes. The children will also engage in school-readiness activities related to each weekly theme. For more information call Lynn Braud, Children’s/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Make Shoppe Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Robin Bailey   985-497-3453   
   

Patrons will be able to create a personalized wine glass, using paint, jewels, and tulle. Don’t miss this opportunity to make something magical. Sign-up is mandatory for this program. For more information, call Robin Bailey, branch supervisor, 985-497-3453.
 

    Location: West Branch
 
misc_none 5:30 PM  -  6:30 PM Reading! Rhythm! Readiness! Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Carlos Diaz   985-497-3453   
   

Children, ages 3-5, will listen to and take part in theme-based stories. They will enjoy music, including finger plays and rhymes. The children will also engage in school-readiness activities related to each weekly theme.

    Location: West Branch
Thursday September 29, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Healthy Living for the Elderly Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

Ms. Cynthia Clifton of the LSU Ag Center, will present a weekly healthy living program for the elderly. In this program, Ms. Clifton will teach healthy living and eating tips, have healthy cooking demonstrations that the patrons can taste, and they will exercise and stretch. If you want to learn more about healthy living, please come out to this program.

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  5:30 PM Pajama Evening Story Time Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Elmira Duhe   985-535-6868   
   

Come out to the Garyville Branch to hear sleepy time stories during the evening storytime. You may go as you are or go in your PJ's and/or favorite slippers. Parental supervision required. Please pre-register by calling, 985-535-6868. Ages: 4+

    Location: Garyville Branch
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Friday September 30, 2016 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Tots and Toddlers Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lynn Braud   985-652-6857   
   

This weekly program is a time for infants, toddlers and their parents/guardians to interact in a comfortable setting. Each session will include stories, songs and finger plays. Themes vary weekly. For more information, call Lynn Braud, Children's/Outreach Librarian, 985-652-6857. Ages: 0-3

    Location: Central Branch
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Mature Crafters Club Remind Me about this Event Download Event Info Tell a Friend
    Contact: Lisa Poncia   985-652-6857   
   

Once a month, the Mature Crafters Club will meet to create beautiful pieces of art. These pieces are wonderful yet simple to make. Also, the group will share ideas for future projects to do at the library and at home. Ages: Adults

    Location: Central Branch
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