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Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library
Posted on August 2, 2018
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.

LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on August 2, 2018
LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours

Come MAKE with us at the Main and South Regional Libraries! Our Makerspace and Tech Labs offer classes in digital media, paper/textile arts, electronics, robotics, and fabrication (3D Printing, Laser Cutting, etc.).
All of our Makerspace Programs …

So Bad It’s Good Movie Nights
Posted on August 2, 2018
So Bad It’s Good Movie Nights

A continuing series of movie nights showcasing the very best of the worst, from bad acting and horrific plot holes to deeply flawed decision making.

Tuesdays, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
August 21: Waterworld

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on August 2, 2018
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.

Tech Assistance
Posted on August 2, 2018
Tech Assistance

Drop in for one-on-one help with your mobile device or learn how to access the library’s collection of eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines! No registration required.
 

Board Game Basement
Posted on August 2, 2018
Board Game Basement

Saunter down to the basement to enjoy board games and tabletop gaming. Feel free to bring your own games. Refreshments provided. Open to ages 14 and up.
Tuesdays:
September 25; October 23
6:00 – 8:00 PM
South Regional Library

Enhancing Brain Development for Your Baby
Posted on August 2, 2018
Enhancing Brain Development for Your Baby

Jody S. West, LCSW-BACS, with Project LAUNCH, will provide tools and hands-on guidance to positively enhance your child’s brain development. Recommended for Ages birth – 3 years and a caregiver.
Wednesday, August 22
9:30 – 10:30 am
East …

Big and LOUD!
Posted on August 2, 2018
Big and LOUD!

Join us for screenings of the biggest (and noisiest!) movies from the past year! All films begin at 6:00 pm.

Explore a World of Art with Your Library Card!
Posted on August 2, 2018
Explore a World of Art with Your Library Card!

The Hilliard University Art Museum and the Lafayette Public Library System are thrilled to announce a partnership that allows members of the community to check out a free family admission pass.

Needle Arts Club
Posted on August 2, 2018
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!

3D Printing 101
Posted on August 2, 2018
3D Printing 101

Use Tinkercad to learn the basics of 3D design and printing. Ages 9 & up, register online!
Registration begins Monday, July 30.
Friday, August 24
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Main Library Makerspace
 

Drop-In Gaming
Posted on August 2, 2018
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.
 

Teen Library Corps
Posted on August 2, 2018
Teen Library Corps

Meet friends, new and old, and help plan future library programs. Ages 12 – 18.
Saturdays:
August 25; September 15; October 20
1:00 – 2:00 PM
South Regional Library

Zumba at the Library
Posted on August 1, 2018
Zumba at the Library

Get moving this fall with licensed Zumba instructor Sahra Arabaca and friends. She is ready to bring the excitement of Zumba to you! Open to All Ages.
Fridays:
August 31; September 14, 28; October 12, 26
5:00 – 6:00 PM
South …

LEGO Club
Posted on August 1, 2018
LEGO Club

Patrons will build unique brick creations based on a given theme! Ages 5 & up. *No registration necessary.

LPL Cardio Club
Posted on August 1, 2018
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 available. Strollers welcome.

Discover Genealogy
Posted on August 1, 2018
Discover Genealogy

Genealogy 101 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.
Saturdays:
September 1; October 6
9:00 – 11:00 AM
Main …

Celebrate Family Craft
Posted on August 1, 2018
Celebrate Family Craft

A blast from the past! Learn how to display treasured family mementos, such as photos or recipes, in an easy-to-make manilla folder album. Please bring copies of your cherished memories. Registration begins Monday, August 20.
Tuesday, …

Crafternoon
Posted on August 1, 2018
Crafternoon

Come play with us! Drop in and join us for some crafty fun. Ages 5 – 12.

LEGO WeDo Workshop
Posted on August 1, 2018
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!  Recommended for Ages 7 – 12. Registration begins Monday, August 20.