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Crazy Cute Clipboard Craft
Posted on October 9, 2017
Crazy Cute Clipboard Craft

Learn how to use stencils and black board paint to decorate a nifty small clipboard. Adults only, please. Registration begins Monday, October 2.
Monday, October 23
2:00 – 4:00 PM
Main Library

Cane Chair Repair
Posted on October 9, 2017
Cane Chair Repair

Don’t toss it, fix it! Bring your broken chair and learn the various materials, tools and methods used to repair it in this six-session workshop. (See supply list below.)
This is a six-week program; participants must …

Unplugged Mondays
Posted on October 9, 2017
Unplugged Mondays

Families can unplug and play games of all sorts! Bring your own games or choose from ours. Open to all ages.
Monday, October 23
4:00 – 5:30 PM
Main Library

Homework Hangout
Posted on October 9, 2017
Homework Hangout

Looking for resources to help with homework? Join us for Homework Hangout to get homework assistance using library resources. Open to Ages 7 – 18.
Tuesdays:
October 24
November 13, 28
December 3, 10, 17
4:30 – 5:30 PM
Chenier Branch

Lawyers in Libraries
Posted on October 9, 2017
Lawyers in Libraries

“Ask a Lawyer” sessions allow registered patrons to ask questions about their individual legal issues during a 15 – 20 minute consultation with a volunteer attorney. Provided by the Louisiana State Bar Association. Registration begins Monday, …

LEGO WeDo Workshop
Posted on October 9, 2017
LEGO WeDo Workshop

Builders and brick enthusiasts assemble!  Explore the basics of robotics engineering with LEGO WeDo. Take building to a new level! Ages 7 – 12. Registration online for March and April events begins Monday, August 21.
North Regional …

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on October 9, 2017
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.

Frankenscience
Posted on October 9, 2017
Frankenscience

Indulge your inner mad scientist with a variety of spooktacular experiments. Ages 7-12. Registration begins Monday, October 2.

Tuesday, October 24
4:30 – 5:30 PM
South Regional Library

National Novel Writing Month Kickoff
Posted on October 9, 2017
National Novel Writing Month Kickoff

Come write in! National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing for anyone who has ever thought about writing a novel. Participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel …

Pixelate It!
Posted on October 9, 2017
Pixelate It!

Challenge your child to design and build a video game using our hands-on Bloxels boards! Ages 7-12. Registration begins Monday, September 11.
Thursday, October 19
4:30 – 6:00 PM
East Regional Library

DIY Trick or Treat Bag
Posted on October 9, 2017
DIY Trick or Treat Bag

Have fun decorating a spooktacular trick or treat bag. Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, October 2.
Wednesday, October 25
4:00 – 5:00 PM
East Regional Library

DIY Teen Crafts
Posted on October 9, 2017
DIY Teen Crafts

Drop in during this open craft time and explore your creativity with a variety of materials. We’ll provide you with snacks and everything you need to make a unique work of art; paints, fuse beads, …

East Regional Library Walking Club
Posted on October 9, 2017
East Regional Library Walking Club

All fitness levels welcome! The Walking Club meets each Wednesday in the library’s entryway to walk the adjoining park. Adults only, please.
Wednesdays:
October 25
9:00 AM
East Regional Library

Needle Arts & Sewing Classes
Posted on October 9, 2017
Needle Arts & Sewing Classes

The Lafayette Public Library offers Needle Arts Clubs at two of its locations: the East Regional Library and the Main Library! All skill levels welcome, join us for stitching fun!
Thursdays: 5:30 – 7:00 PM
October 26
November …

Fizz Boom Pop!
Posted on October 9, 2017
Fizz Boom Pop!

There are so many ways to make things explode! Come and try out a few and learn the science behind the BOOM! Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, October 2.
Thursday, October 26
4:30 – 5:30 PM
Main Library

Adulting 101
Posted on October 9, 2017
Adulting 101

Learn the life hacks that you will need to successfully adult! Open to teens; October registration begins Monday, September 11. November/December registration begins Monday, October 23.

Main Library
Wednesday, November 8
Thursday, December 14
4:30 – 5:30 pm

Thursday Movies at the Library
Posted on October 9, 2017
Thursday Movies at the Library

Enjoy screenings of 2017 Oscar winners and nominees! Refreshments provided. Open to teens and adults.
All films begin at 6:30 PM
South Regional Library
October 26: La La Land (128 minutes, Rated PG-13)

To Escape a Killer
Posted on October 9, 2017
To Escape a Killer

You have been kidnapped by a horror fanatic who plans to join the ranks of Freddy, Jason, and Hannibal. Can you escape the basement of this copycat killer in 30 minutes or less? Ages 12 and …

Murder in the Stacks
Posted on October 9, 2017
Murder in the Stacks

*GASP* There’s been a nefarious murder in the library! It’s up to you and fellow teens to follow the clues and bring the perpetrator to justice. Ages 12 – 18; registration begins Monday, October 2.
NOTE: …

Family Movies
Posted on October 9, 2017
Family Movies

Join us for a screening of a recent Hollywood hit movie! All Ages.
Friday, October 27: Hotel Transylvania (92 min., PG, 2012)
4:00 – 5:30 PM
South Regional Library