Avengers Escape Room

Avengers fans, assemble your team to help Earth’s Mightiest Heroes save the world in this escape game! For Ages 12 & up.
Register by phone only for June program beginning Monday, June 4. 
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Chenier Center Block Party

Join us for the Clifton Chenier Center Block Party ― evening of music, food and family fun! It’s a fun way to meet your neighbors, enjoy live music and learn about new services available at the Chenier Center. This event will take place on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in and around the Chenier Branch Library (220 W. Willow St., Bldg. C, Lafayette, LA 70501).

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Musical Spoons Art Craft
Musical Spoons Art Craft

Turn a regular spoon into an altered art piece using alcohol inks and wired beads. For Ages 14 & up.
Registration begins Monday, May 21.

 
 
 

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library

The Lafayette Public Library is pleased to offer multiple book clubs for its patrons at various libraries. We offer book clubs at the Main Library, South Regional Library, North Regional Library, and East Regional Library.

Ukulele 101
Ukulele 101

Learn how to play the ukulele with Jane Vidrine! Instruments will be provided. Ages 12- 18. Registration begins Monday, June 4.

Wednesday, June 20
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library

Board Game Basement
Board Game Basement

Saunter down to the basement to enjoy board games and tabletop gaming. Feel free to bring your own games. Refreshments provided. Open to ages 15 and up.

Coloring for Adults
Coloring for Adults

Your focus and creativity will be your utensils, while we provide a plethora of prints and colored pencils. Adults only, please. No registration required.
 

Snack Attack
Snack Attack

Learn to create some easy recipes! Amaze your friends and families with the things you can make. Ages 12 – 18. Registration begins Monday, May 21.

Feed Your Mind
Feed Your Mind

Kids will make a healthy trail mix while having drop-in activities such as more advanced coloring sheets, board games, bingo based on pop culture or current events, trivia and more. Ages 5-12.

Wednesdays: 3:30 – 4:30 …

French Fun Workshops
French Fun Workshops

Join us for a morning of learning French songs and Cajun dance with local musician Megan Brown. All ages.
Saturday, June 30
10:30 – 11:30 am
Main Library

Geek Cinema
Geek Cinema

Watch various Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Superhero films at the East Regional Library! Open to teens and adults. 

Marty at the Movies with Music
Marty at the Movies with Music

Celebrate the summer of Library Rocks! with one of the greatest appreciators of rock music: director Martin Scorsese.

Thursdays: 6:00 – 8:00 pm
June 21: Shine a Light (2008, 122 minutes, Rated PG-13)
June 28: Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore (1974, 112 …

Discover Genealogy
Discover Genealogy

Genealogy 101
The Lafayette Genealogical Society presents ”Genealogy 101″ on the first Saturday of each month at 9:30 AM. Anyone interested in genealogy or local history may attend these presentations.

Needle Arts Club
Needle Arts Club

Do you have an interest in crocheting, knitting, sewing or other needle arts?  The Lafayette Public Library offers Needle Arts Clubs at two of its locations: the East Regional Library and the Main Library! All …

Rock Band & Guitar Hero
Rock Band & Guitar Hero

Come rock out at the library for a Rock Band and Guitar Hero gaming session. Refreshments will be provided.
Thursday, June 21
2:00 – 4:00 PM
North Regional Library

ScienceTellers present Wild West: The Mystery of the Golden Piano
ScienceTellers present Wild West: The Mystery of the Golden Piano

A legendary bank-robbing outlaw is back in town, about to strike again! Discover how a mysterious piano can play an “instrumental” part in putting a rotten cowboy back behind bars. Recommended for Ages 4–12.
Thursday, June …

LEGO Club
LEGO Club

Patrons will build unique brick creations based on a given theme! Ages 5 & up. 

Teen Performance Troupe
Teen Performance Troupe

Calling all performers and creatives! We need you to be voice actors, puppeteers, and behind-the-scenes help for puppet shows to be performed for families.
Volunteers will also have opportunities to help with other library programs as …

Self-Defense for Women
Self-Defense for Women

For women, taught by women! Learn self-defense techniques that emphasize leverage and strategy, not brute strength. Presented by Monica Champagne from Champagne’s Martial Arts Academy. Wear comfortable workout apparel; Open to females Ages 14 & …

Code Like a Girl
Code Like a Girl

Join us this summer for a series of four programs doing art projects using CS First software. Come for all four workshops to see your skill set grow! For Ages 9–14. Registration begins Monday, May 21. …

Drop-In Gaming
Drop-In Gaming

Play Switch or PS4 games, or bring board/card games from home! Ages 12–18.

Family Movies
Family Movies

Come watch family movies at your local library! Look below for times and showings: