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Writing Contest Winners Announced
Posted on February 21, 2015
Writing Contest Winners Announced

The Lafayette Public Library is pleased to announce the winners of the Writes of Spring writing contest.  Contest winners along with friends and family are invited to an awards ceremony and reception at the South Regional …

SPARK Lab Classes
Posted on February 21, 2015
SPARK Lab Classes

Create Your Own Video Game
Friday, April 24
4:30 – 6:00 PM
South Regional Library
Learn how to create your own video games using GameMaker Studio from yoyogames.com. Open to teens ages 12 –19. Register online by clicking the …

Popsicle Stick Bird Feeder
Posted on February 21, 2015
Popsicle Stick Bird Feeder

Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to make a popsicle stick bird feeder to use this spring! Birds will love eating their meals out of this cute creation! Register using the links below.
Friday, April …

Birds of Spring
Posted on February 21, 2015
Birds of Spring

Join us for our April craft! We’ll be making adorable birds using paper plates, feathers, and crepe paper. Tweet tweet! Register beginning March 23 using the links below.
Tuesday, April 28
4:00 pm
North Regional Library
 

CoderDojo in the Spark Lab
Posted on February 21, 2015
CoderDojo in the Spark Lab

CoderDojo is a volunteer-led, independent, community-based programming club for young people ages 7 – 17. Participants will learn how to code and develop software using programming languages such as Scratch and Python. Register online using …

“The World is Your Oyster” Art by Cezanne Nails
Posted on February 21, 2015
“The World is Your Oyster” Art by Cezanne Nails

Art by Cezanne Nails
Exhibit Dates: April 28 – June 29, 2015
Galerie Lafayette
“The World is Your Oyster” will be featured at the ArtWalks on May 9 and June 13. For more information, call 261-5787.

Popcorn Theater
Posted on February 21, 2015
Popcorn Theater

Join us for a movie and some popcorn and drinks at the South Regional Library!
Thursday, April 30
4:00 pm
Annie (2014) 118 min, PG

Who’s Your Hero?
Posted on February 21, 2015
Who’s Your Hero?

All Ages
May 1 – June 30
South Regional Library
Every hero has a story, and every person has a hero. We want to honor yours! Adults may bring photos (4” x 6” or smaller), momentos and short bios depicting their hero …

Tech Tuesdays
Posted on February 21, 2015
Tech Tuesdays

eDevice Help Session
Learn how to use your tablet, eReader or smartphone!
South Regional Library
May 5
Jefferson Street Branch
May 12
North Regional Library
May 19

YA Author Visit
Posted on February 21, 2015
YA Author Visit

Thursday, May 7
7:00 pm Reception
7:15 Reading
South Regional Library Meeting Room
YA book lovers, aspiring writers and the public are invited to this author reading by debut YA author and Louisiana native, Sarah Guillory. She will read …

Classics Book Club
Posted on February 21, 2015
Classics Book Club

Bring your lunch and join us for the Classics Book Club. We will meet on the first Thursday of each month at 11:30 AM at the South Regional Library.
Thursday, May 7
Persuasion by Jane Austen

“See What I See” Watercolors by Tony Cutrera
Posted on February 21, 2015
“See What I See” Watercolors by Tony Cutrera

Watercolors by Tony Cutrera
Exhibit Dates: February 25  – April 27, 2015
Galerie Lafayette at the Jefferson Street Branch
Featured at ArtWalk on April 11.

Second Saturday ArtWalk
Posted on February 21, 2015
Second Saturday ArtWalk

Stop in at our Jefferson Street Branch to check out what’s being displayed in the Galerie Lafayette. ArtWalk takes place from 5:30 – 8:30 PM.
May 9 and June 13: “The World is Your Oyster” Art …

Summer Reading Program 2015
Posted on February 21, 2015
Summer Reading Program 2015

Summer Reading Program
Ages Birth–12 years old

Dates to Join
May 18 – July 24, 2015

Receive Awards
June 1 – July 31, 2015
Escape the Ordinary and read this summer with the Lafayette Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Win prizes for reading and enjoy …

SRL Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club
Posted on February 21, 2015
SRL Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club

Join the South Regional Library’s Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club as we meet on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 PM.
May 12
Yesterday’s Kin by Nancy Kress

Discover Genealogy
Posted on February 21, 2015
Discover Genealogy

Anyone interested in genealogy is welcome to attend Lafayette Genealogical Society’s “Genealogy 101” series and monthly meetings. All meetings take place at the South Regional Library. For more information, call 981-1028.
Genealogy 101
9:30 am
May 16
Monthly Meeting
6:00 pm
May …

NRL Book Club
Posted on February 21, 2015
NRL Book Club

Join the North Regional Library’s newly formed book club! The club meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 2:00 PM.   Be sure to attend for lively afternoon discussions on a wide range …

SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club
Posted on February 21, 2015
SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club

Join the SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club! We discuss mysteries on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 PM at the South Regional Library.
May 19
The Crossing Places by Elly Griffiths

Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library
Posted on December 19, 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 …

Flat Stanley Contest Winner!
Posted on December 15, 2014
Flat Stanley Contest Winner!

Our Flat Stanley contest has come to an end and we’re proud to announce our winner! Alexandra C. was the big winner, with her picture of Flat Stanley and Evangeline in Grand Pre, Nova Scotia! …