All St. Tammany Parish Library branches will close at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 21, and will remain closed through Saturday, November 24, for Thanksgiving. We hope you have a wonderful celebration!

Back to Homepage

We Recommend

Write Your Heart Out Write Your Heart Out

We're days into November, have you started writing that novel yet? It's November, which for those of you who don't know is not just about...
We're days into November, have you started writing that novel yet? It's November, which for those of you who don't know is not just about...

Caring for Our Parents as They Age Caring for Our Parents as They Age

Caring for the elderly people in our lives can be a challenge  -  for us and for them.  For a moment, try to put yourself in their shoes.…
Caring for the elderly people in our lives can be a challenge  -  for us and for them.  For a moment, try to put yourself in their shoes.…

Halloween Spotlight: The Silence of the… Halloween Spotlight: The Silence of the…

Well Clarice, have the lambs stopped screaming? It's that time of year again: Halloween! On this special blog, I will be spotlighting one...
Well Clarice, have the lambs stopped screaming? It's that time of year again: Halloween! On this special blog, I will be spotlighting one...

Supernatural Romance Supernatural Romance

It’s almost Halloween and the magical month of October is almost over! Here are some stories, novels and movies to entertain and enthrall…
It’s almost Halloween and the magical month of October is almost over! Here are some stories, novels and movies to entertain and enthrall…

Yosemite National Park Yosemite National Park

The Yosemite National Park was established on October 1, 1890 through the efforts of John Muir and Robert Underwood Johnson.  The park is…
The Yosemite National Park was established on October 1, 1890 through the efforts of John Muir and Robert Underwood Johnson.  The park is…

Winter is Coming Winter is Coming

Winter Is Coming Preparing for Season 8 of Game of Thrones It's October. The air cools, leaves turn colors, and pumpkins are suddenly…
Winter Is Coming Preparing for Season 8 of Game of Thrones It's October. The air cools, leaves turn colors, and pumpkins are suddenly…

Picture Book Spotlight: Grandparents Day Picture Book Spotlight: Grandparents Day

National Grandparents Day is September 9, 2018 in the United States. These are some books that can be read with your grandparents! Nana in…
National Grandparents Day is September 9, 2018 in the United States. These are some books that can be read with your grandparents! Nana in…

Happy 70th Birthday to Alexander McCall… Happy 70th Birthday to Alexander McCall…

Author Alexander McCall Smith will turn 70 years old this year on August 24. Known to family and friends as "Sandy," he was born in the...
Author Alexander McCall Smith will turn 70 years old this year on August 24. Known to family and friends as "Sandy," he was born in the...

Financial Literature: Investing 101 Financial Literature: Investing 101

Finances remains one of the most challenging topics facing many Americans today, and no subset of finances is scarier than investing....…
Finances remains one of the most challenging topics facing many Americans today, and no subset of finances is scarier than investing....…

National Lighthouse Day National Lighthouse Day

On April 28, 1988, Rhode Island Senator John H. Chafee proposed to Congress a joint resolution marking August 7, 1989 National Lighthouse…
On April 28, 1988, Rhode Island Senator John H. Chafee proposed to Congress a joint resolution marking August 7, 1989 National Lighthouse…

The Eisner Awards The Eisner Awards

Music has the Grammys.  Movies have the Oscars.  Television has the Emmys.  Comics have...? Every July at San Diego Comic Con, the Eisner…
Music has the Grammys.  Movies have the Oscars.  Television has the Emmys.  Comics have...? Every July at San Diego Comic Con, the Eisner…

Music Highlight: Celtic Woman Music Highlight: Celtic Woman

This summer, St. Tammany Parish Library hosted its annual Summer Reading Program. This year's theme was "Libraries Rock!" and featured a...
This summer, St. Tammany Parish Library hosted its annual Summer Reading Program. This year's theme was "Libraries Rock!" and featured a...

Creative U: Take Yourself to School and… Creative U: Take Yourself to School and…

School is starting again and this time of year is almost like January, synonymous with new beginnings and expanding horizons. So, why not…
School is starting again and this time of year is almost like January, synonymous with new beginnings and expanding horizons. So, why not…

TOP DESERT ISLAND RECORDS FOR KIDS TOP DESERT ISLAND RECORDS FOR KIDS

This summer has been so fun with our reading challenge theme "Libraries Rock!" Music is so important for young people for brain…
This summer has been so fun with our reading challenge theme "Libraries Rock!" Music is so important for young people for brain…

Emily Brontë's 200th Birthday Emily Brontë's 200th Birthday

July 30th marks the 200th birthday of Emily Brontë.  Born in Thornton, West Yorkshire, England on July 30, 1818 to Patrick and Maria…
July 30th marks the 200th birthday of Emily Brontë.  Born in Thornton, West Yorkshire, England on July 30, 1818 to Patrick and Maria…

History At A Glance: Mandeville:… History At A Glance: Mandeville:…

Mandeville was known as a lakeside retreat with many homes and hotels that were constructed to provide lodgings to many families that…
Mandeville was known as a lakeside retreat with many homes and hotels that were constructed to provide lodgings to many families that…
Show More
Back to Top