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Storytime Calendar
Posted on October 2, 2022
Storytime Calendar

A variety of storytimes are available at many of our branches throughout Lafayette parish. For a list of all storytimes available through the Lafayette Public Library, check out our Calendar!
For information about the types of storytimes …

Lafayette Community Cookbook
Posted on October 1, 2022
Lafayette Community Cookbook

Have a recipe that you want to share with the community? Looking to trying something new? Share your favorite recipe with us to be included in our Lafayette Community Cookbook! We will collect recipes throughout …

Dinovember!
Posted on October 1, 2022
Dinovember!

It’s Dinovember! Come search for dinosaurs in scavenger hunts, check out book displays, and enjoy other toothy activities during these special weeks at participating library branches! For all ages. 

Dinorama
Posted on October 1, 2022
Dinorama

To celebrate Dinovember, the Lafayette Public Library is challenging you to submit a photo of your best dino-diorama each week of the month of November. 

LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on October 1, 2022
LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours

Open access time allows patrons to explore and experiment as they independently work on projects of their choosing. Self-guided online tutorials are available for most applications. For more information about the Makerspaces and a list …

Letters to Santa
Posted on October 1, 2022
Letters to Santa

Worried about getting your list to Santa on time? Stop by this November and December to use our special mailboxes to get your letters to the North Pole!

Book Buddy Grab & Go
Posted on October 1, 2022
Book Buddy Grab & Go

Stop by East Regional Library or West Regional Library 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 …

Master Puppet Theater
Posted on October 1, 2022
Master Puppet Theater

Join us for our puppet shows that are sure to entertain! For Ages 3 – 10. 

Free Zumba at the Library!
Posted on October 1, 2022
Free Zumba at the Library!

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

To Be Continued Book Club: Virtual
Posted on October 1, 2022
To Be Continued Book Club: Virtual

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!

LPL Celebrates Harry Potter Movies
Posted on October 1, 2022
LPL Celebrates Harry Potter Movies

In honor of winning the Movie Franchise Mania bracket in July, the library presents the full run of Harry Potter movies across many branches. Come and see how your votes matter. Ages 13 & Up

Coding with Scratch
Posted on October 1, 2022
Coding with Scratch

Create digital stories and animations using Scratch coding language. Registration is required. 

Parachute Playtime
Posted on October 1, 2022
Parachute Playtime

Up, down, and all around! Join us for a magical morning of songs and games around our colorful parachute. For ages 3 – 6. Registration is required and begins 2 weeks before the program date. 

Crafternoon
Posted on October 1, 2022
Crafternoon

Come play with us!  Join us for some crafty fun. Ages 5 – 12.
 

Board Game Basement
Posted on October 1, 2022
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.
 

Manic Monday
Posted on October 1, 2022
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.

After School Special
Posted on October 1, 2022
After School Special

Join us for afternoon fun! A different surprise activity every time. Ages 5-12

Tech Assistance by Appointment
Posted on October 1, 2022
Tech Assistance by Appointment

Got a new device and don’t know how to use it? Tech Assistance to the rescue! Register and an electronic resources librarian will call and schedule a 20-minute appointment to discuss your technology questions. Ages …

Beyond Black History Month Book Club
Posted on October 1, 2022
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.
Tuesdays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
(virtual on Zoom)

Genealogy Tuesdays
Posted on October 1, 2022
Genealogy Tuesdays

Receive individual assistance while researching family history. Ages 18 & up.