Visitors can learn to garden while making a gentle impact on the environment at the Latter Library on Dec. 13, when master gardener Dov Block will share tips for soil and water conservation, pest management, composting, wildlife-friendly space, and pollinator plants.
The workshop starts at 5:30 p.m. and runs about an hour. The library is at 5120 St. Charles Ave.
BE LOUD: Be Loud Studios works with hundreds of kids across New Orleans to encourage confidence and creativity through learning radio and digital media. The library will host a podcasting workshop for kids ages 9-12 with Be Loud at the Alvar Library, 913 Alvar St., on Dec. 14 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Visit nolalibrary.co/be-loud to sign up.
SHADOW PUPPETS: Families with children up to age 5 are invited to the Main Library, 219 Loyola Ave., for a shadow puppet theater storytime at 10:30 a.m. on Dec. 15.