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Lafayette Reads Together (LRT) has entered its eighth year as a community-wide reading program and you are invited to be a part of it. This annual event was created to bring our community together by …

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Lafayette Public Library Will Eliminate Sunday Operating Hours

Beginning in March 2022, the Lafayette Public Library will eliminate Sunday operating hours at all library locations as well as Saturday operating hours at the Chenier Branch. Read the full story »

Storytime To-Go
Storytime To-Go

Wish you could have storytime at home? Now you can with Storytime To-Go! These themed kits contain books, song sheets, and crafts!

For more information or to check out a Storytime To-Go Kit, call or visit …

Create-A-Comic
Create-A-Comic

Want to be an author? Stop by any Lafayette Public Library location to pick up a template and create your very own one-page comic book story! All Ages.

Paper Circuit Constellations
Paper Circuit Constellations

Choose a constellation and light it up! Trace the constellation, then use conductive tape and LEDs to make it shine just like the night sky.  Ages 12-18. Registration begins 2 weeks before the program date. 
 
 
 
 

Binary Code Bracelets
Binary Code Bracelets

Explore binary code and its two-symbol system by creating a bead bracelet that spells out the word “star.” Ages 7 – 12. Registration begins 2 weeks before the program date. 
 
 
 
 

Board Game Basement
Board Game Basement

We’re back! Saunter down to the basement to enjoy board games and make new friends. Feel free to bring your own games. Refreshments provided. Ages 14 & 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. Ages 18 & up.
 
 
 
 

Manic Monday
Manic Monday

Got a case of the Mondays? Come color, play games, or have a snack. We’ve got just the cure for your Monday blues. Ages 12-18.
 

Beyond Black History Month Book Club
Beyond Black History Month Book Club

Join us for a book club focused on black history, critical race theory, and anti-racism. Ages 14 & up.
 

Needle Arts Club
Needle Arts Club

Do you have an interest in crocheting, knitting, sewing, or other needle arts? Join us for a meet-up where you can socialize with other crafters, show off your work, discuss current projects, and get new …

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

Join us for one-shot sessions of Dungeons & Dragons (5th edition). Bring your own level three character, or use one of our pre-built sheets! Registration begins 2 weeks before program start date.

Snack Attack To-Go
Snack Attack To-Go

Ever want to recreate our Snack Attack video tutorials at home? Well, now you can! Pick up your own to-go bag of Snack Attack supplies to make at home. Ages 12-18. Available during regular operating hours …

CANCELED (1/25 Only) To Be Continued Book Club
CANCELED (1/25 Only) 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!
 
 
 

Friendship Bracelets (Kids)
Friendship Bracelets (Kids)

Meet your friends at the library to make friendship bracelets together. Ages 8-12. Registration begins 2 weeks before the program date. 
 
 
 

LRT Film Screenings
LRT Film Screenings

Hubble (G, 2010): Follow the crew of the Space Shuttle Atlantis as they attempt to repair the Hubble Space Telescope in this documentary.

Free Zumba at the Library!
Free Zumba at the Library!

Join licensed Zumba instructor Sahra Arabaca for an energetic hour of movement and excitement! All Ages.
 
 
 
 

Life Writing Group
Life Writing Group

Join a life writing group led by Earlene Broussard Echeverria. Bring a writing sample to share and discuss the writing process. Take time to write your memories or your plans. Ages 18 & up; no …

Midweek Matinee
Midweek Matinee

Each Wednesday afternoon in January, watch a movie with international flavor at the South Regional Library. Ages 13 & up; no registration required.
 
 
 
 

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.
 
 
 

Mardi Gras Table Decor
Mardi Gras Table Decor

Get in the spirit of the holiday! Join us to create a festive Mardi Gras decoration using colorful paper and feathers in (what else?) purple, green, and gold. Your finished creation can adorn any table, desk, or …

East Regional Teen Grab & Go Kits
East Regional Teen Grab & Go Kits

Get your craft on with these East Regional Library exclusive teen grab & go kits! Ages 12-18. Available during operating hours and while supplies last.