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Saturday Morning Retro Cartoons
Posted on May 9, 2017
Saturday Morning Retro Cartoons

Bring the family to eat breakfast while watching your favorite classic animated shows from the ‘80s, ‘90s and beyond. Be sure to wear your PJs and bring pillows and blankets! Open to all ages.
Saturday, June …

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on May 8, 2017
Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs

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

Time of the Season
Posted on May 8, 2017
Time of the Season

Enjoy a three-part series on various aspects of gardening. This series is presented by All Seasons Nursery & Landscaping. All sessions take place at the Lafayette Public Library at 10:00 AM.
Saturday, June 24: Organic Compost Soil
Dan Weintritt of …

French Fun Day
Posted on May 8, 2017
French Fun Day

Special summer workshops conducted en français. Ages 7 – 12.
Registration begins Monday, May 29.
 
Saturday, June 24: Ice Cream Science with Mandy Migues
10:00 – 11:30 AM
Main Library

Transformation Through Stillness: Meditation Workshop
Posted on May 8, 2017
Transformation Through Stillness: Meditation Workshop

Do you think you can’t meditate? Yes, you can! Our expert guide will demonstrate various practices anyone can master. Adults only, please.
Monday, June 26
6:00 – 7:00 pm
East Regional Library

Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library
Posted on May 8, 2017
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.

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on May 8, 2017
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.
Main …

Thursday Night at the Movies
Posted on May 8, 2017
Thursday Night at the Movies

Join us for films at the South Regional Library, every Thursday night.
Open to teens and adults. All movies start at 6:00 pm. Summer schedule:
June 29: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016, 133 minutes, Rated PG-13)

Altered Book Purse
Posted on May 8, 2017
Altered Book Purse

Take a book and create a unique purse! All supplies and instructions will be provided. Adults only, please. Registration begins May 22.
Thursday, June 29
5:00 – 7:00 pm
North Regional Library

Summer Reading Program
Posted on May 8, 2017
Summer Reading Program

Build a Better World with us this summer at the Lafayette Public Library! Children up to 12 years old can join our Summer Reading Program beginning May 15 at any Lafayette Public Library location. They can …

Whispers of My Soul: Encaustic Art by Trudie Bowden Wolking
Posted on May 8, 2017
Whispers of My Soul: Encaustic Art by Trudie Bowden Wolking

Whispers of My Soul:
Encaustic Art by Trudie Bowden Wolking
June 9 – September 7
Main Library

They Came From the Darkness: James McDowell
Posted on May 8, 2017
They Came From the Darkness: James McDowell

They Came From the Darkness:
Fused Glass and Encaustic Art by James McDowell
June 9 – September 7
Main Library

Discover Genealogy
Posted on May 8, 2017
Discover Genealogy

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: July 1, August 5
9:30 – 10:30 AM
Main …

Boardgame Basement
Posted on May 8, 2017
Boardgame Basement

Ages 15 and up. Meetup for adults to play their favorite board games – bring your own or come play one of ours! Refreshments provided.
South Regional Library
Wednesdays 6:00 – 8:00 pm
July 12, August 2

Geek Cinema at the Library
Posted on May 8, 2017
Geek Cinema at the Library

Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Superhero films! Open to teens and adults.
East Regional Library
Friday, July 7
3:00 – 5:30 pm
Assassin’s Creed (2016, PG-13, 115 minutes)

Holy Escape Room, Batman!
Posted on May 8, 2017
Holy Escape Room, Batman!

Can you escape Joker’s lair in 30 minutes or less? Find hidden clues and solve puzzles to help Batman save the day! Registration begins on June 5.  Please call your local branch to schedule a …

Wine Glass Painting
Posted on May 8, 2017
Wine Glass Painting

It’s even better in a pretty glass! Make a glass to keep or give as a unique gift. Adults only, please. Registration begins Monday, June 26.
Tuesday, July 11
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library
Tuesday, July 18 …

Tech Assistance
Posted on May 8, 2017
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.
Tuesdays: July 11, August 8
2:00 – 4:00 PM
East Regional Library

Needle Arts Club
Posted on May 8, 2017
Needle Arts Club

The Lafayette Public Library offers Needle Arts Clubs at three of its locations: the East and North Regional Libraries and the Main Library. Join us for stitching fun!
East Regional Library
Join local stitch artists and learn …

Get Ready for the Eclipse!
Posted on May 8, 2017
Get Ready for the Eclipse!

A partial solar eclipse will be visible on Monday, August 21! Lafayette Science Planetarium curator Dave Hostetter will discuss solar eclipses. Patrons will get to make a safe eclipse viewer and decorate solar cookies. Ages …