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Who’s Your Hero?
Posted on May 7, 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 …

Summer Reading Kickoff Celebration This Friday!
Posted on May 7, 2015
Summer Reading Kickoff Celebration This Friday!

Escape the Ordinary and read this summer with the Lafayette Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Win prizes for reading and enjoy a full lineup of free entertaining and educational activities. Register here or at any of our libraries starting Monday, May 18.

Yoga for Adults
Posted on May 7, 2015
Yoga for Adults

Certified yoga instructors lead your choice of Gentle Yoga or Chair Yoga (for those with limited mobility) in this series of free classes. Wear comfortable
clothes and bring a yoga mat if taking the Gentle Yoga class. Register at LafayettePublicLibrary.org for the 4-week session of your …

SRL Classics Book Club
Posted on May 7, 2015
SRL Classics Book Club

Join us for the South Regional Library Classics Book Club! We’ll be reading a classic each month. Come on your lunch break on the first Thursday of each month for a lively discussion of a …

Discover Genealogy
Posted on May 7, 2015
Discover Genealogy

Anyone interested in genealogy is welcome to attend Lafayette Genealogical Society’s “Genealogy 101” series and monthly meetings.  Both meetings are open to the public.
Genealogy 101
9:30 am
June 6
Jefferson Street Branch
July 11, August 1
Main Library
Monthly Meeting
June 18, …

The House that Sugarcane Built: The Louisiana Burguieres
Posted on May 7, 2015
The House that Sugarcane Built: The Louisiana Burguieres

Sunday, June 7
2:00 – 3:00 PM
Alexandre Mouton House/Lafayette Museum

The Alexandre Mouton House/Lafayette Museum and the Lafayette Public Library present:
The House that Sugarcane Built: The Louisiana Burguieres.

Louisiana author and folklorist Donna McGee Onebane will discuss her …

SRL Science Fiction Book Club
Posted on May 7, 2015
SRL Science Fiction Book Club

The South Regional Science Fiction Book Club meets on the second Tuesday of each month at the South Regional Library. Join us to discuss science fiction favorites!
South Regional Library

2nd Tuesday, 6:30 pm

June 9
Artemis Awakening by …

SPARK Lab Classes
Posted on May 7, 2015
SPARK Lab Classes

 
3D Print an ID Tag
Thursday, June 11
1:00 – 2:30 PM
South Regional Library
Learn the basics of 3D design and printing by making a an ID tag for yourself or your pet. Open to ages 9 and …

“The World is Your Oyster” Art by Cezanne Nails
Posted on May 7, 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 ArtWalk on June 13. For more information, call 261-5787.

Second Saturday ArtWalk
Posted on May 7, 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.
June 13: “The World is Your Oyster” Art by Cezanne Nails

Author’s Alley Book Sale and Signing
Posted on May 7, 2015
Author’s Alley Book Sale and Signing

Meet and support local authors as they gather to sell and sign their books. Authors may reserve a table at the South Regional Library by calling 981-1028 by Friday, June 5. Space is limited.

Sunday, June …

LGBT Pride Month Display
Posted on May 7, 2015
LGBT Pride Month Display

June is LGBT Pride Month, a time to commemorate the beginning of the modern gay civil rights struggles: June 1969. To learn more, visit our display of books by
prominent gay/lesbian authors.
June 15 – 30
Main Library

SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club
Posted on May 7, 2015
SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club

Join us on the third Tuesday of every month for the SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club! We read mystery favorites each month. All meetings take place at 6:30 PM at the South Regional Library.
June 16

The …

Super Simple Book Making
Posted on May 7, 2015
Super Simple Book Making

Design an easy-to-make sewn art journal. Registration starts Monday, June 1. Register using the link below.

Wednesday, June 17
1:30 – 3:30 pm
South Regional Library 

Kitchen Catchall Craft
Posted on May 7, 2015
Kitchen Catchall Craft

Wednesday, June 17
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Main Library
Recycle old books into useful utensil holders! Participants should bring a hardback book (to be deconstructed) and craft knife (and a cutting mat, if possible). Registration starts Monday, June 1.
 

NRL Book Club
Posted on May 7, 2015
NRL Book Club

Join us for the NRL Book Club, which meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 2:00 PM.
June 17

Boys in the Boat by Daniel Brown

July 15
Still Alice by Lisa Genovese

August 19
Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan

NRL Book Club
Posted on May 7, 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 …

Ramadan Display
Posted on May 7, 2015
Ramadan Display

Our display of books by prominent Muslim authors will coincide with the month of spiritual reflection practiced around the world.
June 17 – July 17
Main Library

Kick it up a Notch: Life Coaching Workshops
Posted on May 7, 2015
Kick it up a Notch: Life Coaching Workshops

Local life coach and author Sue Schleifer will help you explore ways of being, doing and thinking that contribute to a full, balanced, energetic life.
Wednesday, June 24
6:00 pm
North Regional Library
Tuesday, June 30
6:00 pm
South Regional Library
Wednesday, …

“What My Camera Sees”: Photography by Bob Adams
Posted on May 7, 2015
“What My Camera Sees”: Photography by Bob Adams

Exhibit Dates: June 30 – August 25, 2015
Main Library