Second Annual Underwear Fair!

I see London, I see France, it’s time to donate underpants! That’s right; National Underwear Day is August 5. To celebrate, the St. Tammany Parish Library is hosting its second annual Underwear Fair from Monday, July 30, to Saturday, August 4. During these dates, a few branch libraries will be accepting donations of new, unopened packages of…
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Swing Dance Lessons for Beginners

Learn the basic steps of East Coast Swing from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. beginning Wednesday, July 11, at the Causeway Branch, 3457 Hwy. 190.  Non-rubber soled shoes make this style of dancing easier, but no special dress code is required to participate.  Diana & Kerry Lovell will teach this easy-to-learn style of dance. Currently, they…
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ROCKS LIKE TEEN SPIRIT!

The Teen Department’s Ms. Jennifer, Miss Abby and Miss Charlene, along with the rest of the library staff, are looking forward to seeing teens ages 12 to 18 for the ROCK IT! Workshop Events scattered across the library branches during July.  These workshops, led by your Rock Star Librarians, are why Libraries ROCK!  From Do-It-Yourself…
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Underwear Fair!

The Library is collecting donations of packages of new underwear for boys or girls in sizes 4-16. Donations will be sent to public elementary schools to give out when emergencies happen. Drop off from Monday, July 30, through Saturday, August 4, at the Causeway, Madisonville, Mandeville, Slidell and South Slidell libraries.* Celebrate underwear with family storytime…
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Reading Buddies

Reading Buddies is a new summer reading program that pairs teenage volunteers with 1st through 5th grade students who are learning to read.   The program helps boost young readers' skills and get them excited about reading and the library. It gives Big Buddies volunteer service hours and the chance to make a real difference…
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Plan Your Vacation @ the Library!

Summer’s finally here and that means vacation time! Whether you’re visiting another state or planning a trip to another country, the St. Tammany Parish Library can help. Below is a list of our favorite vacation planning resources: Pronunciator – A great tool if you need to learn a language. Pronunciator even has an 8 week…
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