Koryn Hawthorne: The Voice

Meet and greet Koryn Hawthorne, a contestant in NBC’s reality singing competition, “The Voice.”
Saturday, March 28
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
South Regional Library
 
 

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Writes of Spring Writing Contest

Entries due Tuesday, March 31

Students in grades K – 12 can submit original pieces of short fiction, nonfiction, drama (high school only) or poetry in English or French. This year all students are encouraged to enter the writing contest using our online entry form with an uploaded submission. For students in K – 6th grade only we will accept paper entry forms with paper submission to any branch of the Lafayette Public Library. Links to the online and paper submission are below.

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March Madness Teen Book Tournament – Round 3
March Madness Teen Book Tournament – Round 3

Round 1: Vote March 1 – 17 for the Sweet Sixteen- Closed
Round 2: Vote March 19 – 24 for the Elite Eight
Round 3: Vote March 26 – 31 for the Final Four-Voting open
Round 4: Vote …

Rainbow Mobile
Rainbow Mobile

Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to come to your branch of the Library to make a fun springtime rainbow mobile! This mobile will brighten up any space!
Take It and Make It Craft
Pick up …

Friends Silent Auction
Friends Silent Auction

Silent Auction
March 4 – 31
South Regional Library
Come and check out some of the most special items that the Friends of the Library have collected since the last sale! These special items make great gifts and …

SPARK Lab Classes
SPARK Lab Classes

Create Your Own Video Games
Friday, March 27
4:30 – 6:00 PM
South Regional Library
Learn how to create your own video games using GameMaker Studio from yoyogames.com. Open to teens ages 12 –19. Register online by clicking the …

CoderDojo in the Spark Lab
CoderDojo in the Spark Lab

CoderDojo is a volunteer-led, independent, community-based programming club for young people ages 7 – 17. Participants will learn how to code and develop software using programming languages such as Scratch and Python. Register online using …

Women on Stamps
Women on Stamps

March 1 – 31
North Regional Library
See the many women featured on postage stamps and celebrate Women’s History Month.

Gentle Yoga for Adults
Gentle Yoga for Adults

Free classes taught by certified yoga instructors. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat. Register online beginning Monday, March 9 using the links below. Please register for each date you are interested in attending.
South Regional Library
March 30, April …

Lego Club
Lego Club

Ages 7 & up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Register using the links below.
North Regional Library
Saturday, April 18
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Registration begins Saturday, April 11.
Youngsville
Monday, March 30
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Registration begins Monday, March 23.
Monday, …

Eggs-Traordinary Eggs
Eggs-Traordinary Eggs

Tuesday, March 31
1:00 – 3:00 pm
South Regional Library
Make something for your Spring decor! Registration starts Monday, March 2 using the link above.

Moving Tales: Peace and Quiet
Moving Tales: Peace and Quiet

Join us for a Moving Tales presentation of “Peace and Quiet.” Open to children ages 5 – 12.
Tuesday, March 11
4:00 PM
North Regional Library
 

Teen Library Corps
Teen Library Corps

Thursday, April 2
12:00 – 2:00 pm
North Regional Library
Give a little TLC to your library and community! Volunteer to help make props and assist in creating a life-size game of CandyLand! Registration begins Monday, February 16.

Classics Book Club
Classics Book Club

Bring your lunch and join us for the Classics Book Club. We will meet on the first Thursday of each month at 11:30 AM at the South Regional Library.
Thursday, April 2
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by …

Easter Closures
Easter Closures

Friday, April 3 (Good Friday): All locations closed.
Sunday, April 5 (Easter): All locations closed.

Discover Genealogy
Discover Genealogy

Anyone interested in genealogy is welcome to attend Lafayette Genealogical Society’s “Genealogy 101” series and monthly meetings. All meetings take place at the South Regional Library. For more information, call 981-1028.
Genealogy 101
9:30 am
April 4, May 16
Monthly …

Popcorn Theater
Popcorn Theater

Join us for a movie and some popcorn and drinks at the South Regional Library!
Monday, April 6
2:00 pm
Big Hero 6 (2014) 102 min, PG
Thursday, April 30
4:00 pm
Annie (2014) 118 min, PG

Tech Tuesdays
Tech Tuesdays

eDevice Help Session
Learn how to use your tablet, eReader or smartphone!
South Regional Library
April 7, May 5
Jefferson Street Branch
April 14, May 12
North Regional Library
April 21, May 19

Popsicle Stick Bird Feeder
Popsicle Stick Bird Feeder

Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to make a popsicle stick bird feeder to use this spring! Birds will love eating their meals out of this cute creation! Register using the links below.
Tuesday, April …

Birds of Spring
Birds of Spring

Join us for our April craft! We’ll be making adorable birds using paper plates, feathers, and crepe paper. Tweet tweet! Register beginning March 23 using the links below.
Tuesday, April 7
2:00 pm
South Regional Library
Tuesday, April …

Master Puppet Theater
Master Puppet Theater

Our fabulous Teen Performance Troupe will be performing “The True Story of the Three Little Pigs,” which tells the wolf’s side of the story. Ages 5 – 12.
April 7, 8, and 9
10:30 AM
South Regional Library

Teen Performance Troupe
Teen Performance Troupe

Rehearsals & Performance:
Tuesday, April 7
9:00 – 11:30 am
South Regional
Wednesday, April 8
10:00 – 11:30 am
South Regional
Thursday, April 9
10:00 – 11:30 am
South Regional
Teen volunteers are needed for voice actors, puppeteers and behind-the-scenes help for puppet …