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UPCOMING EVENTS
Thu, Dec 01, All day
Dutchtown
Hey, students in 3rd–8th grade! The 2022-2023 Louisiana Young Readers Choice titles are ready to be checked out. Voting boxes will be available from November 1, 2022, through April 23, 2023.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Galvez
Hey, students in 3rd–8th grade! The 2022-2023 Louisiana Young Readers Choice titles are ready to be checked out. Voting boxes will be available from November 1, 2022, through April 23, 2023.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Gonzales
Hey, students in 3rd–8th grade! The 2022-2023 Louisiana Young Readers Choice titles are ready to be checked out. Voting boxes will be available from November 1, 2022, through April 23, 2023.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Donaldsonville
Hey, students in 3rd–8th grade! The 2022-2023 Louisiana Young Readers Choice titles are ready to be checked out. Voting boxes will be available from November 1, 2022, through April 23, 2023.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Galvez
High schoolers! The 2022-2023 Louisiana Teen Readers’ Choice titles are ready for check out. Voting boxes will be out from November 1, 2022, to April 23, 2023.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Donaldsonville
High schoolers! The 2022-2023 Louisiana Teen Readers’ Choice titles are ready for check out. Voting boxes will be out from November 1, 2022, to April 23, 2023.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Dutchtown
High schoolers! The 2022-2023 Louisiana Teen Readers’ Choice titles are ready for check out. Voting boxes will be out from November 1, 2022, to April 23, 2023.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Gonzales
High schoolers! The 2022-2023 Louisiana Teen Readers’ Choice titles are ready for check out. Voting boxes will be out from November 1, 2022, to April 23, 2023.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Donaldsonville
Kids! Decorate our tree and make it the most festive one in town.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Dutchtown
Kids! Decorate our tree and make it the most festive one in town.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Galvez
Kids! Decorate our tree and make it the most festive one in town.

Thu, Dec 01, All day
Gonzales
Kids! Decorate our tree and make it the most festive one in town.

Thu, Dec 01, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Donaldsonville
Join APL’s Book Club to explore the literary world and participate in quality conversations. Registration required.

Thu, Dec 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Gonzales
Join APL’s Book Club to explore the literary world and participate in quality conversations. Registration required.

Thu, Dec 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Dutchtown
Join APL’s Book Club to explore the literary world and participate in quality conversations. Registration required.

Thu, Dec 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Galvez
Join APL’s Book Club to explore the literary world and participate in quality conversations. Registration required.

Sat, Dec 03, 8:30am - 12:30pm
Galvez - Meeting Room 2
Are you kitten me?! Help some furry friends socialize before they get adopted.

Sat, Dec 03, 10:00am - 11:00am
Dutchtown
The stockings were hung by the chimney with FLAIR!

Mon, Dec 05, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Gonzales
The weather outside may be frightful, but creating art is always delightful!

Tue, Dec 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Virtual
Create strong customer-focused marketing strategies to grow your business. Registration required.

Wed, Dec 07, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Donaldsonville
Do you need help with a civil legal problem? Take advantage of free services provided by attorneys from Southeast Louisiana Legal Services. Registration required.

Wed, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Gonzales
Board Meetings are now held monthly at 4:00 PM on the last Wednesday of each month. Meetings take place in Meeting Room 3 of our Gonzales location.

Wed, Dec 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Gonzales - Activity Room
Make a string art ornament for your tree to give as a gift.

Thu, Dec 08, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Dutchtown - Meeting Room AB
Season’s Eatings! Add festive flair to your table with these clever origami napkin designs.

Thu, Dec 08, 6:30pm - 7:05pm
Gonzales - Activity Room
The day is over. It’s time for bed. But wait! There’s Pajama Storytime ahead.

Thu, Dec 08, 6:30pm - 7:05pm
Galvez - Activity Room
The day is over. It’s time for bed. But wait! There’s Pajama Storytime ahead.

Fri, Dec 09, All day
Gonzales
Show off your creativity and decorating flair! You might win a prize.

Sat, Dec 10, All day
Gonzales
Show off your creativity and decorating flair! You might win a prize.

Sat, Dec 10, 10:00am - 11:00am
Dutchtown - Meeting Room AB
Make a string art ornament for your tree to give as a gift.

Sat, Dec 10, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Galvez - Meeting Room 2
Hang out and discuss a new book every month. Registration is required.

Sat, Dec 10, 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Donaldsonville
Prepare for the ACT by taking a free, timed computer-based practice test. Registration required. Space is limited.

Mon, Dec 12, All day
Donaldsonville
Dashing through the snow – is a s’more snowman on a sled. Available while supplies last.

Mon, Dec 12, All day
Dutchtown
Dashing through the snow – is a s’more snowman on a sled. Available while supplies last.

Mon, Dec 12, All day
Galvez
Dashing through the snow – is a s’more snowman on a sled. Available while supplies last.

Mon, Dec 12, All day
Gonzales
Dashing through the snow – is a s’more snowman on a sled. Available while supplies last.

Tue, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Donaldsonville
The weather outside may be frightful, but creating art is always delightful!

Tue, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Gonzales
Jingle and mingle at the library’s annual caroling! There may even be a special guest for all the good boys and girls.

Thu, Dec 15, 6:00pm - 6:35pm
Gonzales - Activity Room
Learn Spanish and English at this diverse storytime.

Thu, Dec 15, 6:30pm - 7:05pm
Dutchtown - Activity Room
The day is over. It’s time for bed. But wait! There’s Pajama Storytime ahead.

Fri, Dec 16, All day
Gonzales
Show off your creativity and decorating flair! You might win a prize.

Fri, Dec 16, 9:30am - 11:30am
Donaldsonville
Get free assistance with health insurance options and enrollment plans.

Fri, Dec 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Dutchtown - Meeting Room AB
The weather outside may be frightful, but creating art is always delightful!

Fri, Dec 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Galvez
The weather outside may be frightful, but creating art is always delightful!

Sat, Dec 17, 9:00am - 10:30am
Gonzales
Help your son understand the physical and emotional changes he will experience as he goes through puberty in this workshop by Our Lady of the Lake Ascension. Registration required.

Sat, Dec 17, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Gonzales - Activity Room
Plants don’t grow only out of the ground. Let’s explore different ways to create greenery.

Sat, Dec 17, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Galvez
Wrap your gifts without anyone trying to sneak a peek!

Mon, Dec 19, All day
Donaldsonville
Ring in the holiday season with this origami version of traditional German Bells.

Mon, Dec 19, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Galvez - Meeting Room 2
Make a string art ornament for your tree to give as a gift.

Tue, Dec 20, All day
Donaldsonville
Ring in the holiday season with this origami version of traditional German Bells.

Tue, Dec 20, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Gonzales - Activity Room
Decorate Christmas cookies, drink hot chocolate, and listen to Christmas stories!

Tue, Dec 20, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Galvez - Meeting Room 2
Celebrate the songs of the season! Lady Chops and her drums are back, and she’s bringing her friend.

Wed, Dec 21, All day
Donaldsonville
Ring in the holiday season with this origami version of traditional German Bells.

Wed, Dec 21, 10:00am - 11:00am
Dutchtown - Meeting Room AB
Celebrate the songs of the season! Lady Chops and her drums are back, and she’s bringing her friend.

Wed, Dec 21, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Bookmobile / Pop-up Library
Celebrate the songs of the season at The Wag Center! Lady Chops and her drums are back, and she’s bringing her friend.

Thu, Dec 22, All day
Donaldsonville
Ring in the holiday season with this origami version of traditional German Bells.

Thu, Dec 22, 10:00am - 10:35am
Galvez - Activity Room
Learn Spanish and English at this diverse storytime.

Fri, Dec 23, All day
Donaldsonville
Ring in the holiday season with this origami version of traditional German Bells.

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