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Classics Book Club

Join us at 11:30 am on the first Thursday of each month for a lively discussion of a great classic.
August 5 - All the King’s Men by Robert Penn Warren

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Summer Reading Challenge’s Community Goal Accomplished!
Congratulations, Lafayette Parish! You did it! With your help and reading, we reached a community goal of 2,042,717 minutes read since June 1. This year, there were 3,244 participants that completed the reading challenge. Read the full story »
Free Zumba at the Library!
Free Zumba at the Library!

She’s ba-ack! After many months away, Sahra Arabaca and friends are back to lead energizing (and free!) Zumba session. Ages 14 & up; no registration required.
 

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 …

Cheers to 75 Years! Lafayette Public Library Celebrates Anniversary
Cheers to 75 Years! Lafayette Public Library Celebrates Anniversary

The Lafayette Public Library is celebrating 75 years of serving Lafayette Parish this year! On Tuesday, August 6, 1946, the parish library opened its doors.

Governor’s Mask Mandate in Effect Through September 1
Governor’s Mask Mandate in Effect Through September 1

By order of the Governor of Louisiana, beginning Wednesday, August 4 through at least Wednesday, September 1,

Teen Drawing Round Table
Teen Drawing Round Table

Calling teen artists of all skill levels! Come meet at the library to exchange ideas, techniques, and banter while you draw. Some art supplies provided; face masks required.
 

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 …

Drop-In Gaming
Drop-In Gaming

Join old and new friends to play on various gaming consoles or bring card/board games from home. For Ages 12-18.
 

*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!
 

Digital Storytime
Digital Storytime

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

History Book Club
History Book Club

Join us on the second Tuesday of each month to discuss books of a historical nature. Tuesdays, 6:30 – 7:30 pm.
August 10 - The Gatekeepers by Chris Whipple

Take-Home Job Fair
Take-Home Job Fair

In the market for a new job or career? See the great resources our libraries have for job seekers and grab a take-home job fair kit that includes information on job searches, resume writing, skill-building, …

Dungeons & Dragons One-Shots
Dungeons & Dragons One-Shots

Join us for one-shot sessions of Dungeons & Dragons (5th edition). Bring your own (level one) character, or use one of our pre-built sheets! 

Computer Classes at Main
Computer Classes at Main

Lafayette Public Library provides computer classes for those wishing to brush up on their computer and related technology skills. Masks are required for all in-person programs. If you are unable to wear a mask, please …

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!
 

Book Buddy
Book Buddy

Stop by East Regional Library every Wednesday to pick up a craft based on your favorite book characters. While you’re there, be sure to grab a book or two to read with your new book buddy! Available …

Virtual Write with Us
Virtual Write with Us

Get into creative writing with our biweekly workshops, meeting virtually over Zoom. We offer support and guidance in your writing efforts. Ages 18 & up.
 

Virtual Computer Classes
Virtual Computer Classes

Patrons will learn computer skills via Zoom. This summer the focus will be on the Google suite.
Wednesdays: 1:00 – 2:00 pm
August 11 - Introduction to Google Drive

Teen Snack Attack
Teen Snack Attack

Learn to create some easy recipes! Amaze your friends and families with the snacks you can make. Ages 12-18.