Travel the Culinary World with A to Z World Food

Introducing our newest online database, AtoZ World Food. This new library resource contains more than 7,000 traditional recipes from 174 countries, along with thousands of ingredient, food culture, and reference articles, making it the largest food database of its kind. AtoZ World Food was designed for culinary institutes, students, world travelers, cooking clubs, and anyone who wants to learn about world cuisine. Patrons can access the new database at the library or anywhere in the world … [Read more...]

Fifth Annual Book Festival Highlights

The Livingston Parish Library would like to thank everyone who attended the Fifth Annual Livingston Parish Book Festival! Special thanks go to everyone who participated in the event; including all of our local authors, Cavalier House, Raising Cane's, and everyone who helped make our event a success. Check out highlights from the event by visiting our Facebook page. You can also view photos from the photo booth by clicking here. … [Read more...]

Introducing the Lucky Day Collection

Are you number 54 on the hold list for the latest bestseller? Well, you should stop by your local branch because today might be your lucky day! The Livingston Parish Library is excited to announce the launch of its Lucky Day Collection, which features the most popular and in-demand books in the library’s collection from your favorite authors, available immediately with no holds. Think of it as yet another reason to visit your favorite branch. Items in this new collection are not listed in … [Read more...]

Random Fandom Presents: Sarah J. Maas

Event Details Are you obsessed with the fantasy novels of Sarah J. Maas? Test your knowledge in trivia games, enjoy delicious refreshments, and have fun with other members of the fandom! Registration is required. Ages 12-18. Watson Tuesday, November 6 at 5:30 p.m. Denham Springs-Walker Tuesday, November 13 at 5:00 p.m. Main Branch in Livingston Thursday, November 20 at 4:30 p.m. Registration opens two weeks before each event. Please call the branch hosting your preferred event or visit … [Read more...]

Genealogy Workshop

Event Details You’ve been talking about it for years, and now is the time to get started! Come join us for fun and informative classes on how to build your family tree. These classes are designed for those with no previous genealogical experience. We’ll go step by step through a simple process of how and where to find data, and then how to arrange the data into a usable form. We will take a 30-minute break where you can bring a bag lunch and chat. Registration is required. Main Branch in … [Read more...]