Fantasy Baseball Tips and Tricks

Join Tim McLeod, a member of top industry leagues (Tout Wars, LABR, XFL), for strategy tips. He will answer your most pressing fantasy baseball questions.
 
 
 
 

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Friends’ Curbside Pickup Book Sale on Saturday, March 27

Need to add some books to your to-be-read pile? Books make great gifts and you will not find a better deal than the Friends of the Library‘s Curbside Pickup Book Sale. Read the full story »

Lafayette Reads Together selects Haben
Lafayette Reads Together selects Haben

Lafayette Reads Together (LRT) has entered its seventh year as a community-wide reading program and we invite you to be a part of it! This annual event was created to get our community reading, sharing, …

Read to Me Book Club Promotes Early Literacy
Read to Me Book Club Promotes Early Literacy

Learning begins at birth, and part of Lafayette Public Library’s new early literacy initiative, Read to Me Book Club, supports learning for children from birth to age 5. The library has partnered with talkingisteaching.org’s early literacy …

Writes of Spring – 2021 Writing Contest
Writes of Spring – 2021 Writing Contest

The annual Writes of Spring Writing Contest involves K–12 Grade students residing in Lafayette Parish or the surrounding parishes of Acadia, Iberia, St. Landry, St. Martin, and Vermilion. These students submit original pieces of short fiction, nonfiction, …

Check Out an Adventure Kit!
Check Out an Adventure Kit!

Patrons can get ready to dig deep into tech, science, outdoors, crafts, and early literacy. We’ve collected some of the best adventures we could think of, such as going on an outdoor excursion or exploring a local …

Early Literacy Bag Available at Main and Regional Libraries
Early Literacy Bag Available at Main and Regional Libraries

The Lafayette Public Library is proudly participating in a national campaign to boost the early learning and brain development of children from birth through age three. The “Talking is Teaching: Talk, Read, Sing” campaign is …

For a Limited Time, Enjoy Kanopy Streaming Service
For a Limited Time, Enjoy Kanopy Streaming Service

Enjoy critically-acclaimed movies, inspiring documentaries, award-winning foreign films and more with your library card! Patrons can enjoy access to a rotating selection of movies through the Kanopy streaming service.

January 2021 Declared Lafayette Reads Together Month
January 2021 Declared Lafayette Reads Together Month

January was proclaimed Lafayette Reads Together Month at the February 9th LCG Council meeting! To learn more about our Lafayette Reads Together community-wide event, visit lafayettepubliclibrary.org/LRT.

Newly Retired Director’s Message: Library Celebrates 75 Years!
Newly Retired Director’s Message: Library Celebrates 75 Years!

Lafayette Public Library Celebrates 75 Years! What does the Lafayette Public Library have in common with the books Scuffy the Tugboat and Animal Farm? We’re all celebrating 75 years in existence in 2021!

Teen March Madness
Teen March Madness

March Madness is here, but instead of basketball, we’re all about the books! Help us pick the champion by voting to narrow down a list of popular teen book series to one grand champion that will be …

Digital Storytime
Digital Storytime

Lafayette Public Library will be hosting Digital Storytime on Facebook each Monday and Wednesday at 10:00 AM!  Tune in each week for stories, songs, and laughter!

Due to copyright restrictions, the videos will be removed from Facebook immediately …

American Girl Club at Home
American Girl Club at Home

Meet a new American Girl each month and enjoy fun, at-home activities based on her interests. Ages 7-12.
Pick up an activity bag at the South Regional Library while supplies last

March 8: Addy Walker

Kids’ Vids
Kids’ Vids

Fun and entertaining Youtube videos for kids and kids at heart!
 
 
 
 

To Be Continued – Book Club
To Be Continued – Book Club

Join us virtually as we read the first few chapters of a story, then check it out to continue! Find us on Youtube.
Find the book in our catalog!

Friday Trivia!
Friday Trivia!

Do you think you know trivia? Join us for Friday Trivia to test your skills. Click the link below, test yourself, then show off your knowledge by heading to our Facebook page and posting your score in …

Kids’ Trivia
Kids’ Trivia

Show off your knowledge with this week’s trivia challenge!
Check back every Friday to take our fun quizzes on some of your favorite books, games, and moves to see how you stack up against other kids in Lafayette! …

Adult Grab & Go Crafts
Adult Grab & Go Crafts

Swing by a Lafayette Public Library drive-thru (Main Library and all Regional Libraries) and pick up a bag full of fun! Grab & Go bags will include all the supplies you’ll need plus instructions and …

Teen Grab & Go Crafts
Teen Grab & Go Crafts

Teens– No need to be bored this summer! Swing by any of the library drive-thrus (Main Library and Regional Libraries), and grab a bag full of fun! Each bag contains supplies needed for the craft …

Kids’ Grab & Go Crafts
Kids’ Grab & Go Crafts

Swing by a Lafayette Public Library drive-thru (Main Library and all Regional Libraries) and pick up a bag full of fun! Grab & Go bags will include most of the supplies you’ll need plus instructions …

*Virtual* LEGO Club
*Virtual* LEGO Club

Calling all LEGO lovers! We’ll post themes on Facebook at the beginning of each week, then you build your unique creations at home and share them with us in the comments of the post!
 

Mystery Book Club
Mystery Book Club

Join us on the third Tuesday of every month at 6:30 PM for the Mystery Book Club! We read mystery favorites each month.