Raise Our Voices: Community Spoken Word Workshop and Performance

Workshop:
Join us for a workshop in conjunction with the Hilliard Museum’s exhibit “Slavery, the Prison Industrial Complex” which features documentary photographs by Keith Calhoun and Chandra McCormick about life in Angola Penitentiary. Workshop participants can …

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*NEW DATE* Exotic Cars & Coffee moved to March 31

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been moved to Sunday, March 31.  

Let the Lafayette League of Exceptional Motoring rev your engines! Join us for a car show in the South Regional Library parking lot to get up close to some rare exotic cars! All ages.

Sunday, March 31
8:00 – 11:00 am
South Regional Library

90′s Nite
90′s Nite

Sick of hearing about “things only 90’s kids know”? Wish you could have been there? We’ve got just the thing: Play-Doh, fortune teller folding, board games, and the Macarena. Frosted tips not included
Friday, March 22
4:30 …

Design on a Dime
Design on a Dime

Learn how to use Canva and other free resources to create personalized graphic designs. Registration begins Monday, March 11.
Business Cards
Saturday, March 23 | 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Phone & Desktop Wallpaper
Tuesday, May 7 | 6:00 pm – 7:30 …

Test Prep: Strategies and Resources
Test Prep: Strategies and Resources

Students, get ready for the SAT, ACT, or prepare for AP exams by mastering key concepts and powerful test-taking strategies with fun and engaging videos by Homework Louisiana’s free databases.
Students must have a valid …

ACT Practice Test
ACT Practice Test

Take a free ACT practice test provided by the Princeton Review in a fully-proctored test-like environment. Please bring your own #2 pencils and a non-graphing calculator. Registration available at the Princeton Review.
Saturday, March 23
10:30 am …

French Fun Day
French Fun Day

French language programs for the whole family!  Ages 5 – 12. Registration begins Monday, March 11.
Saturdays: 10:30 – 11:30 am
March 23: Spring Fling
April 20: Hot Wheels Speedway
Main Library

Kappa Delta Pi Storytime
Kappa Delta Pi Storytime

Join future teachers and members of Kappa Delta Pi education honor society for these special storytimes and crafts!  Ages 3-12.
Saturday, March 23
10:00 – 10:45 am
South Regional Library

East Regional Library Book Club
East Regional Library Book Club

Meets one Sunday of each month, 3:00 – 4:00 PM at the East Regional Library
March 24 – The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
April 14 – A Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin
May 12 …

LPL Cardio Club
LPL Cardio Club

Looking for motivation to get moving? Come walk or run with us! Open to all fitness levels and all ages. Various distances are available. Strollers welcome.
 
 

Chess Club
Chess Club

A chance to practice your chess moves on other players. All playing levels (including beginners) welcome. Ages 8 & up. Registration begins Monday, February 25.
Mondays: March 25; April 22
6:00 – 7:00 pm
Main Library

 

Alcohol Ink Wine Glasses
Alcohol Ink Wine Glasses

Add some beautiful color to a wine glass using alcohol ink. Registration begins Monday, March 11.
Monday, March 25
5:30 – 6:30 pm
North Regional Library

Manic Monday
Manic Monday

Got a case of the Mondays? Come do homework, play games, or have a snack. We’ve got just the cure for your Monday blues.
Mondays:
March 25; April 29
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Main Library

My First Book Club
My First Book Club

Join us as we read and discuss longer picture books and early readers together. We’ll finish with a fun activity and craft based on the book. Children do not need to be reading on their …

Needle Arts Club
Needle Arts Club

Do you have an interest in crocheting, knitting, sewing, or other needle arts? Bring your own project and get new ideas. No registration required. All skill levels welcome, join us for stitching fun!
 

Cutting Up – Makerspace
Cutting Up – Makerspace

Cutting Up at East Regional Library
Learn how to create designs to be cut by the Silhouette or Cricut cutting machine. Make stickers, vinyl decals, heat transfers, and more! Registration begins Monday, March 11.
Tuesdays, 6:00 – 7:00 …

Chenier Shenanigans
Chenier Shenanigans

Join us for after-school fun. Each week is a different surprise activity! Ages 5 – 12.
Tuesdays:
March 26
April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
May 7, 14, 21, 28
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Chenier Branch

Paint A Canvas Bag
Paint A Canvas Bag

Need a new spring bag? Use your imagination and fabric markers to decorate your very own unique drawstring canvas bag. Ages 8 – 12. Registration begins Monday, March 11.
Tuesday, March 26
4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library

Writes of Spring Writing Contest
Writes of Spring Writing Contest

Students in grades K–12 can submit original pieces of short fiction, nonfiction, drama (high school only), or poetry in English or French. 7th–12th graders must submit entries via the Writes of Spring online form  ((LPSS …

Altered Art Paintbrush Fairy
Altered Art Paintbrush Fairy

Create an altered art fairy using a paintbrush and a bounty of colorful items. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, February 25.
Wednesday, March 27
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library

Easter Wreath Craft
Easter Wreath Craft

Come make an Easter wreath to add to your holiday decor!  Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, March 11.
Wednesday, March 27
4:30 – 5:30 pm
South Regional Library

Con Men Movies
Con Men Movies

Join us all month long for movies about the craftiest con men in cinema history.
March 28 - The Spanish Prisoner (PG, 1997)
Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
South Regional Library