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FREE Audiobook Downloads with SYNC
Posted on May 18, 2014
FREE Audiobook Downloads with SYNC

SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for young adults. From May 15th to August 13th, SYNC gives away two complete audiobook downloads a week – a current young adult title along with a thematically paired …

Literary Elements Puzzle Contest Winners
Posted on May 18, 2014
Literary Elements Puzzle Contest Winners

A big congratulations to the winners of our Literary Elements Puzzle Contest! North Regional Library patron Bonnie B. (pictured here), South Regional Library patron Ashleigh M. and Jefferson Street Branch patron Chris D. (pictured below) …

Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library
Posted on May 18, 2014
Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library

Martin Cooperson, Electronic Resources Librarian, will conduct free classes for adults at several public libraries in Lafayette. For a complete list of programs and times click on the following link. Registration information will be also …

Spark a Reaction Rebus Contest Winner
Posted on May 18, 2014
Spark a Reaction Rebus Contest Winner

Congratulations to our winner from the South Regional Library Maddie H.! She won a gift basket full of cool stuff. Congratulations, Maddie!

Teen Summer Reading Weekly Winners
Posted on May 18, 2014
Teen Summer Reading Weekly Winners

Congratulations to all of our Teen Summer Reading Program winners so far! Winners are drawn every week, so keep logging books in order to keep being entered to win.
Week 1
Chloe L., Jefferson Street Branch
Maria W., …

SPARK Lab Workshops
Posted on May 18, 2014
SPARK Lab Workshops

Interested in 3D modeling, 3D printing, and learning about both? How about learning computer programming using LEGO Mindstorm and Scratch?
Check out the SPARK Lab Wednesday afternoons this summer at the South Regional Library. The SPARK Lab …

CSI @ Your Library: Teens
Posted on May 18, 2014
CSI @ Your Library: Teens

Do you wonder if real forensics is like what you see on CSI? Join experts from the North Louisiana Crime Lab as they provide hands-on experience, including fingerprinting, creating shoe prints and comparing bullet images! Registration begins Tuesday, July …

ACT Practice Test for Teens
Posted on May 18, 2014
ACT Practice Test for Teens

Teens will get a chance to take an ACT practice test in a test-like environment on Saturday, July 26 at South Regional Library from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. or at North Regional Library from …

Gentle Yoga for Adults
Posted on May 18, 2014
Gentle Yoga for Adults

Certified yoga instructors lead a slow flow style of hatha yoga in this series of free classes. Please bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. Register using the links below for each date you …

Gator Gumbo Puppet Show
Posted on May 18, 2014
Gator Gumbo Puppet Show

Ages 5-12. Join us for this fun tale of poor Monsieur Gator, who has it tough in the swamp, until he comes up with a perfect plan! All performances take place at the South Regional Library.
Tuesday, …

“People, Place & Things”: Oils by Theresa dePerrodil Trahan
Posted on May 18, 2014
“People, Place & Things”: Oils by Theresa dePerrodil Trahan

These beautiful oils will be displayed at the Galerie Lafayette from June 12– July 29 at the Jefferson Street Branch. The work will be featured at ArtWalks on June 14 and July 12.
Theresa’s works reflect …

Teen Performance Troupe
Posted on May 18, 2014
Teen Performance Troupe

Teen volunteers are needed for voice actors, puppeteers and behind-the-scenes help for family puppet shows. Registration begins Friday, May 30.
Performances:
July 29, 30, and 31
10:00 – 11:30 am
South Regional Library 

“Symphony of Colors”: Oils by Laurie Legnon
Posted on May 18, 2014
“Symphony of Colors”: Oils by Laurie Legnon

“Symphony of Colors”: Oils by Laurie Legnon exhibit at Galerie Lafayette in the Jefferson Street Branch. Featured at ArtWalk on August 9 and September 13.
Laurie was born and raised in Iberia Parish along the Bayou …

Discover Genealogy
Posted on May 18, 2014
Discover Genealogy

The Lafayette Genealogical Society presents “Genealogy 101,” a series of presentations for the research novice and expert alike. The group also holds monthly meetings featuring guest speakers. Anyone interested in genealogy may attend either event. All meetings are …

Tech Tuesdays: eDevice Help Session
Posted on May 18, 2014
Tech Tuesdays: eDevice Help Session

Get one-on-one help to learn how to use your computer, tablet, eReader or smartphone to access FREE library eBooks, audiobooks and eMagazines!
Tuesdays
South Regional Library 981-1028
August 5 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Jefferson Street Branch 261-5787
August 12 1:00 – 3:00 …

Second Saturday ArtWalk
Posted on May 18, 2014
Second Saturday ArtWalk

Join us for the Second Saturday ArtWalk held each month at the Galerie Lafayette in the Jefferson Street Branch. ArtWalk takes place from 6:00 – 8:30 PM.
“Symphony of Colors”: Oils by Laurie Legnon featured at ArtWalk …

SRL Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club
Posted on May 18, 2014
SRL Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club

Join us for our monthly Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club on the second Tuesday of every month!
2nd Tuesday, 6:30 pm
August 12
Doughnut by Tom Holt

Bayou State Book Talks
Posted on May 18, 2014
Bayou State Book Talks

The Center for Louisiana Studies presents this series that allows you to meet authors and fellow readers, explore the writing process and discover new books.
South Regional Library Auditorium
Thursday, August 14
6:30 pm
Marty Mulé
Game Changers: The Rousing Legacy of …

SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club
Posted on May 18, 2014
SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club

Join us on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm to discuss mysteries at the South Regional Library.
August 19
The Dante Club
by Matthew Pearl

Register now for 100 Book Club!
Posted on January 6, 2014
Register now for 100 Book Club!

Are you an avid reader looking for a way to challenge yourself in 2014? Register for our 100 Book Club today! This program encourages patrons to read 100 books in the calendar year. Those who …