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Teen Performance Troupe
Posted on May 8, 2016
Teen Performance Troupe

Teen volunteers are needed! Voice actors, behind-the-scenes help, and puppeteers for shows to be performed for children. Ages 12–18.
Rehearsal and Performance:
Tuesday, July 26
10:00 – 11:00 AM
South Regional Library
Storytime Room
Wednesday, July 27
10:00 – 11:00 AM
South Regional Library
Storytime …

Master Puppet Theater
Posted on May 8, 2016
Master Puppet Theater

Come see our Teen Performance Troupe perform the classic tale of the Tortoise and the Hare! Ages 5–12.
Monday, July 25 – Wednesday, July 27
10:30 – 11:00 AM
South Regional Library
Storytime Room
 

Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library
Posted on May 8, 2016
Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library

Our libraries offer free classes for adults at several public libraries in Lafayette Parish. For a list of the types of classes we offer, and to see dates, times and registration information, click here.

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on May 8, 2016
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.
South …

Preparing for the Inevitable: Protecting Your Loved Ones
Posted on May 8, 2016
Preparing for the Inevitable: Protecting Your Loved Ones

Tuesday, July 26
6:00 – 7:30 PM
Main Library
An informational session discussing the practical benefits of planning for the protection of your family should you predecease them.  Topics discussed will be on life insurance and funeral planning.

Explore and Invent with LittleBits
Posted on May 8, 2016
Explore and Invent with LittleBits

Unlock your creativity and assemble electronic components from our LittleBits kits to make your own awesome inventions. Electronics + Engineering + Creativity = Summer Fun! Ages 7 – 12. Registration begins Monday, June 13.
Tuesday, July 26
2:00 …

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on May 8, 2016
Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs

Come MAKE with us the Main and South Regional Libraries! Our Makerspaces and Tech Labs offer classes in digital media, paper/textile arts, electronics, robotics, and fabrication (3D Printing, Laser Cutting, etc..). Open access hours are also …

Alzheimer’s Disease
Posted on May 8, 2016
Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease: Late Stage Treatment and Care
In this second part of the series, Debra Harrington will discuss the progression of the condition and what types of medical treatments may have an impact at that stage.
Tuesday, …

Teen Snack Attack
Posted on May 8, 2016
Teen Snack Attack

Learn to create some easy and delicious no-bake recipes! Ages 12–18. Registration begins Monday, May 23.
Tuesday, July 26
2:00 – 3:00 PM
Main Library

Transformation Through Stillness: Meditation Workshop
Posted on May 8, 2016
Transformation Through Stillness: Meditation Workshop

Think you can’t meditate? You can! Our expert guide will demonstrate practices that anyone can master. Adults only, please.
Wednesday, July 27
6:00 – 7:00 PM
Main Library

Drop-In Gaming
Posted on May 8, 2016
Drop-In Gaming

Play Super Smash Bros. or bring board/card games from home! Ages 12–18.
Wednesdays: July 27
3:00 – 5:00 PM
East Regional Library
Large Meeting Room
Saturdays: August 20
2:30 – 4:00 PM
South Regional Library
Large Meeting Room
 

Teen Screen
Posted on May 8, 2016
Teen Screen

Join us for movie showings for teens ages 12 – 18! These showings take place at the East Regional, South Regional and Main Libraries.
Wednesday, July 27
2:00 – 4:00 PM
Main Library
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015, PG–13, …

LEGO WeDo Workshop
Posted on May 8, 2016
LEGO WeDo Workshop

Builders and brick enthusiasts assemble! Explore the basics of robotics engineering with the fun, easy-to-use LEGO WeDo kits. Take building to a new level! Ages 8–12. Registration begins Monday, May 23.
Thursday, July 28
2:00 – 3:30 PM
Main …

LEGO Club
Posted on May 8, 2016
LEGO Club

Kids will build unique LEGO creations based on a given theme. Ages 7 & up. Registration begins Monday, May 23.
East Regional Library
Meeting Room 1 
Thursday, July 28
4:00 – 5:00 PM
 

Yoga with Mel and Kat
Posted on May 8, 2016
Yoga with Mel and Kat

Gentle Yoga
Join certified yoga instructors Mel and Kat for Gentle Yoga! These classes take place on Mondays from 6:00 – 7:00 PM. Adults only, please. No registration required. Bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable …

Harvey Rabbit and Friends Show
Posted on May 8, 2016
Harvey Rabbit and Friends Show

Featuring Harvey Rabbit, Cecil the Orangutan, and T-Boy the Alligator with Mr. Tim and Miss Laura in a fun-filled, energetic show of puppetry, music, comedy, magic, ventriloquism, and audience participation. Ages 3–12.
Friday, July 29
9:30 – …

Family Movies
Posted on May 8, 2016
Family Movies

East Regional Library
Meeting Room 2 
Monday, August 1
2:00 PM
Goosebumps (2015, PG, 103 min.)
 

Lizards and Gators and Snakes, OH MY!
Posted on May 8, 2016
Lizards and Gators and Snakes, OH MY!

Ecologist Brad Glorioso with the National Wetlands Research Center will discuss native Louisiana reptiles and amphibians.
Wednesday, August 3
6:30 – 7:30 PM
Main Library

Discover Genealogy
Posted on May 8, 2016
Discover Genealogy

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.
Lafayette Genealogical Society monthly meeting
The Lafayette Genealogical Society …

Coloring for Adults
Posted on May 8, 2016
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.
South Regional Library
Wednesdays: August 17
1:00 – 2:30 PM
Main Library
Wednesdays: August 17
2:00 – …