With September just around the corner, the St. Tammany Parish Library is gearing up for a variety of genealogy and technical learning opportunities.
Genealogy Time is your chance to answer questions one-on-one with a genealogy-trained librarian. Register online at stpl.bibliocommons.com/events. The genealogical librarian will call you to make an appointment. Timeslots are available for the following dates:
- September 6, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm, Pearl River Branch Library, 64580 LA 41.
- September 21 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Folsom Library, 82393 Railroad Ave.
- September 28 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Lee Road Branch Library, 79213 LA. 40.
For computer users who are already familiar with the basics of Microsoft Word, Intermediate Microsoft Word offers much more for formatting the text in your document, including indenting, spacing, changing page layout, inserting columns, creating lists, and more. options in this hands-on, intermediate-level class. This class will be held on September 15th at 3:00 pm at the Madisonville Branch Library at 1123 Main Street.
Our ever-popular Tech Time offers help setting up devices, taking photos, and installing apps. At Tech Time, a librarian will be available one-on-one with him for technical troubles. Register online and the librarian will call you to book a 30 minute time slot for you. If you are unable to attend, please make an appointment to speak with the reference librarian. Timeslots are available from:
- September 13, 2-6pm, Lacombe Branch Library, 28027 LA 190.
- September 13, 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm, Pearl River Branch Library, 64580 LA 41.
- September 14, 2-6pm, Lee Road Branch Library, 79213 LA 40.
- September 22 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm, Avita Springs Library, 71683 Leveson St.
- September 22, 2:00-6:00 pm, Folsom Library, 82393 Railroad Ave.
All of these events are free and open to adults. To register, please visit stpl.bibliocommons.com/events.
In other news, the Friends of the Slidell Library Fall Concert series returns after a two-year hiatus. The first of his four concerts, sponsored by Friends his group, is scheduled for his September 7th, when Bruce Digrepont and his Cajun his band will perform at Pearl His River His Branch’s backyard. to play. If desired, a rainy day for September 14th is set. The concert is free and open to the public, but patrons are required to bring their own seats and food.
For more information, please call the Pearl River Branch at (985) 863-5518, Lacombe Branch at (985) 882-7858, South Slidell Branch at (985) 781-0099, Slidell Branch at (985) 646-. 6470.