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Lafayette Reads Together
Posted on December 19, 2014
Lafayette Reads Together

 This year, Cox Communications presents a new community-wide initiative with the Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette Reads Together. This shared reading and learning experience centers around the same book, which this year is A Long …

SPARK Lab Classes
Posted on December 19, 2014
SPARK Lab Classes

Introduction to 3D Modeling and Printing: Adult Workshop
Create Your Own Video Game
Friday, January 30
4:30 – 6:00 PM
South Regional Library
Learn the basics of video game programming using GameMaker Studio from yoyogames.com. Registration begins January 19. Open …

Lafayette Reads Together: Photo Presentation
Posted on December 19, 2014
Lafayette Reads Together: Photo Presentation

Photo Presentation
Photojournalist Eli Reed will discuss his experiences documenting the Lost Boys of Sudan.
Saturday, January 31
2:00 pm
South Regional Library
(photos on display at South Regional Library and Jefferson Street Branch throughout January and February)

Play Ball
Posted on December 19, 2014
Play Ball

Learn more about the history of African Americans in baseball with this display and movie showing at the South Regional Library.
“African Americans in Baseball” display: February 1 – 28
Movie Showing
Wednesday, February 25
6:30 PM
42: The Jackie …

Gentle Yoga for Adults
Posted on December 19, 2014
Gentle Yoga for Adults

Free classes taught by certified yoga instructors. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat. Register online beginning Monday, January 5 using the links below. Please register for each date you are interested in attending.
South Regional Library
February 2, February …

Lafayette Reads Together: Sudanese Pottery Craft
Posted on December 19, 2014
Lafayette Reads Together: Sudanese Pottery Craft

This year, Cox Communications presents a new community-wide initiative with the Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette Reads Together. This shared reading and learning experience centers around the same book, which this year is A Long …

Tech Tuesdays: eDevice Help Session
Posted on December 19, 2014
Tech Tuesdays: eDevice Help Session

Learn how to use those new techie gifts you got in December! Get one-on-one help to learn how to use your computer, tablet, eReader or smartphone to access FREE library eBooks, audiobooks and eMagazines! All …

Heartfelt Art Journaling
Posted on December 19, 2014
Heartfelt Art Journaling

Create a scrapbook journal with special meaning. Supplies are provided, and you can bring your own mementos. Register online beginning Monday, January 12 using the link below.
Thursday, February 5
1:00 – 2:30 PM
South Regional Library

Remembering Lafayette: 1930 – 1955
Posted on December 19, 2014
Remembering Lafayette: 1930 – 1955

Author Ann Dobie will talk about one of her books, “Remembering Lafayette 1930-1955″. Her talk will cover the pre-World War 2 years, development of education and the university, local businesses, entertainment and making a living …

Lafayette Reads Together: Documentary & Book Discussion
Posted on December 19, 2014
Lafayette Reads Together: Documentary & Book Discussion

This year, Cox Communications presents a new community-wide initiative with the Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette Reads Together. This shared reading and learning experience centers around the same book, which this year is A …

Injury Prevention Series
Posted on December 19, 2014
Injury Prevention Series

Tips and advice from local chiropractor Shawn Johnston.
ACL Injury Prevention
February 10
5:30 – 6:30 PM
North Regional Library

South Regional Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club
Posted on December 19, 2014
South Regional Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club

Join us for the South Regional Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club! Held on the second Tuesday of every month at 6:30 PM at the South Regional Library.
2nd Tuesday, 6:30 pm
February 10
The Martian by Andy Weir

Bayou State Book Talks
Posted on December 19, 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.

Thursday, February 12
6:30 pm
Mary & Warren Perrin
Acadie, Then and Now
The Cajun …

Lafayette Reads Together: African Cuisine and Culture
Posted on December 19, 2014
Lafayette Reads Together: African Cuisine and Culture

This year, Cox Communications presents a new community-wide initiative with the Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette Reads Together. This shared reading and learning experience centers around the same book, which this year is A Long …

“Point of View”: Paintings by Andrea Schellman
Posted on December 19, 2014
“Point of View”: Paintings by Andrea Schellman

Exhibit Dates: January 8 – February 24
Galerie Lafayette, located in the Jefferson Street Branch
Featured at ArtWalk on February 21.
Recently transplanted to Louisiana from Virginia, Andrea Schellman is exploring the similarities and particular differences in the two …

Second Saturday ArtWalk
Posted on December 19, 2014
Second Saturday ArtWalk

Join us for the Second Saturday ArtWalk held each month at the Galerie Lafayette in the Jefferson Street Branch. The January and February ArtWalks will feature “Point of View” by Andrea Schellman.
February 21
6:00 – 8:30 …

Lafayette Reads Together: Chat with Linda Sue Park
Posted on December 19, 2014
Lafayette Reads Together: Chat with Linda Sue Park

This year, Cox Communications presents a new community-wide initiative with the Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette Reads Together. This shared reading and learning experience centers around the same book, which this year is A Long …

SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club
Posted on December 19, 2014
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.
Due to Mardi Gras, SRL Sleuths will meet on the 4th …

Lafayette Reads Together: Discussion & Reception
Posted on December 19, 2014
Lafayette Reads Together: Discussion & Reception

This year, Cox Communications presents a new community-wide initiative with the Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette Reads Together. This shared reading and learning experience centers around the same book, which this year is A Long …

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 …