Celebrate Teen Read Week™: “It’s Written in the Stars: READ!”

St. Tammany Parish Library will celebrate Teen Read Week, October 7 through 13, with special events and programs spotlighting all the great resources and activities available at the library and to encourage teens from around the area to read for their enjoyment. Thousands of libraries, schools and bookstores across the country will hold similar events…
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Newbery Medal Award Winner Erin Entrada Kelly at the Causeway Branch

The library invites middle school students, teens, educators, and families to an “Evening with Author Erin Entrada Kelly” on Friday, October 12 at the Causeway Library. Entrada Kelly will talk about her books for middle grade readers, winning the prestigious Newbery Medal, the writing process, and her life. The program will begin at 7:00 p.m…
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Ms. Jen’s Junior Librarians

This summer kids who completed their Summer Reading Log were entered into a weekly prize drawing.  Prizes differed from week to week, but at the Slidell Branch weekly winners also got a chance to become Junior Librarians!  Weekly winners got a behind-the-scenes tour of the branch where they learned how books are checked in, sorted…
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College Financial Aid Workshops

Have a teenager at home preparing for college?  Join us for two different college financial planning workshops that will focus on college-bound students and their parents.    Nick Randazzo with Northshore Capital Planning will cover the best strategies on paying for college without putting a strain on the rest of your finances at the College…
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Another Rocking Successful Summer!

  It was another rocking successful Summer Reading Challenge for kids this year! 7228 children ages birth to 11 years took the challenge!  510 children ages 6 to 11 years took on an extra challenge by joining Patch Club. The Patch Club prize drawing winners were: Amazon gift card winners: Christopher Morgan, Bateman Green, and…
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New Classes Available This Fall

The St. Tammany Parish Library’s reference librarians are very excited to introduce several new classes this fall. Please check them out below: Engage for Health Do you have trouble asking questions at the doctor's office? Would you like to learn where to find credible health information? During this class a reference librarian will provide information…
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