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“Awash with Color:…

Feb 5 - May 21, 2016
Join us at the Historic New Orleans Collection for the new exhibition… more

18th Annual Dr.…

Feb 5 - Mar 31, 2016
Join us for the opening reception for the 18th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King… more

2016 Mardi Grad…

Feb 5 - 9, 2016
Mardi Gras - 2016 Parade Schedule Sat,… more

Amanda Ducorbier

Feb 5 - 27, 2016
AMANDA DUCORBIER - TRIO at the Fountain Lounge in the Roosevelt Hotel more

Antoine Diel at the…

Feb 5 - 26, 2016
ANTOINE DIEL - TRIO at the Fountain Lounge in the Roosevelt Hotel more

David Hansen's Garden…

Feb 05, 2016
Since 2006, Hansen's Garden District Jazz Trio has performed every night at… more

Mardi Gras Balcony…

Feb 5 - 9, 2016
MARDI GRAS BOURBON STREET BALCONY TICKETS 6 HOURS OPEN BAR, LOUISIANA BUFFET… more

Patriot, Planter,…

Feb 5 - Mar 20, 2016
NOMA will present the first exhibition to focus on the works of Pierre-Joseph… more

The Foundation…

Feb 5 - 28, 2016
*Opening Reception: January 15, 2016 - 6pm-10pm The Foundation Gallery will be… more

The Historic New…

Feb 5 - May 7, 2016
In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of World War I, The Historic New… more

The Photography of…

Feb 5 - Mar 1, 2016
The Photography of Modernist Cuisine: The Exhibition, a collection of over 50… more

Tim Youd: 100 Novels

Feb 5 - 21, 2016
Los Angeles-based contemporary artist Tim Youd will visit NOMA to perform the… more

Backyard Grooves

Feb 06, 2016 - Jan 10, 2026
In The Voodoo Garden, All Ages.   more

Double Dose

Feb 06, 2016 - Jan 10, 2026
ActionActionReaction and friends keep the dance floor energized with mixes of… more

Mama's Music

Feb 06, 2016 - Jan 10, 2026
In Big Mama's Lounge. 21+ with valid photo I.D. 7-string guitarist Justin… more

The House of Groove

Feb 06, 2016
The House of Groove is a House Party and a live improvised musical journey… more

Bacchus Bash

Feb 7 - 7, 2016
Bacchus Bash, the annual Mardi Gras extravaganza, returns Sunday, February 7.… more

Ultimate Louisiana…

Feb 7 - 9, 2016
This is a three-day festival from Feb 7th-9th, 2016. The Human Circuit plays… more

Krewe of Orpheus -…

Feb 8 - 8, 2016
Experience a side of Mardi Gras seldom seen by New Orleanians or visitors, and… more

Krewe of Orpheus…

Feb 8 - 8, 2016
Join us for the Orpheus Parade. Founded in 1993, the Krewe of Orpheus takes its… more

“Awash with Color:…

Feb 5 - May 21, 2016
Join us at the Historic New Orleans Collection for the new exhibition… more

New Orleans Public Library is Calling All Ghosts, Goblins and Ghouls to Celebrate the Spookiest of Holidays

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:
John Marc Sharpe
504-343-8568
jmsharpe@neworleanspubliclibrary.org

Brooks Horton
504-558-1790
bhorton@theehrhardtgroup.com

 

New ORleans Public Library is Calling All Ghosts, Goblins and Ghouls to Celebrate the Spookiest of Holidays

WHO: New Orleans Public Library

WHAT: Celebrate Halloween at your neighborhood library location with events suited for the whole family

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Saturday, October 27, 2012

  • TEEN ZOMBIE PROM: Library Patrons ages 12-17 are invited to dress up and celebrate a spooky prom. Event is from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. at the Robert E. Smith Branch, 6301 Canal Blvd.
  • HALLOWIENIE AND WITCH-CRAFTY STORIES: Children ages 6 and older, accompanied by an adult, are invited to enjoy scary stories and make Halloween crafts. Event is from 2 p.m.-3 p.m. at the Rosa Keller Public Library and Community Center, 4300 South Broad St.
  • HALLOWEEN PARTY FOR KIDS: Children are invited to dress up and enjoy a "ghoulish laugh contest," ghost stories, cemetery golf, a pumpkin toss, Halloween crafts and terrifying treats. Event is from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. at Main Library, 219 Loyola Ave.

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

  • NOT-SO-SCARY HALLOWEEN PARTY & TRICK-OR-TREAT IN THE LIBRARY: Children ages 12 and under are invited to enjoy stories, crafts and trick-or-treating at the library. Event is at 10:30 a.m. in the Children's Room at Main Library, 219 Loyola Ave.

For more information on New Orleans Public Library's Halloween festivities and for a complete schedule of events, visit http://neworleanspubliclibrary.org or "Like" New Orleans Public Library on Facebook.

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