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Art for Adults

Join professional artist Becca Hillburn as she teaches the fundamentals of drawing at the Paradis Branch! Click here to register.

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Christmas Hours

All library locations will be closed Friday, December 24 through Monday, December 27 for the Christmas Holidays. Normal hours will resume Tuesday, December 28.

Happy holidays!

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Microhistories: A Reading List

Simply put, microhistories focus on exploring small subjects. They describe everyday objects or subjects in a way that makes you want to read and learn as much as you can about them. 

Request one of these microhistories today! Some are also available as eBooks.

Holiday Mocktail Party

Mocktails are mock cocktails - they’re pretty and tasty like cocktails, but they’re alcohol-free! Learn how to make different mocktail recipes to serve your party guests throughout the holiday season at this interactive program at the East Regional Library in Destrehan on Monday, December 13 at 6pm.

Local Author Talk

Join us for a conversation with historian and documentarian Royd Anderson, author of New Orleans Disasters: Firsthand Accounts of Crescent City Tragedy, a book that outlines seven local tragedies and their fallout at the East Regional Library on Saturday, December 11 at 10:00 a.m.