Jennings Carnegie Public Library

Jennings Carnegie Library

Welcome to the Jennings Carnegie Public Library Website

Library Hours:

Monday – Saturday 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

The oldest established library in the state of Louisiana, the Jennings Carnegie Public Library offers to the public a multitude of services and materials in a friendly and inviting environment. The old and the new can be found co- existing here with a large collection of current reading, listening and viewing materials and an extensive collection of archived local history and genealogy-related resources.

During the summer (June and July) the library focuses on encouraging children to read by offering a summer reading program with prizes awarded as an incentive. When they have reached 100 books, they receive a certificate. After earning the certificate, for every additional 10 books they read they receive a star on the certificate. In August, a party is given for the readers.

Also, story-time is held every Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. in the library. Children from the age of 2 to 5 are invited to attend.

Harriet Shultz, Director


Online Catalog

To visit our online catalog, click on the following link:

Online Catalog


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