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Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library
Posted on May 8, 2016
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.

Edible Native Plants of Louisiana
Posted on May 8, 2016
Edible Native Plants of Louisiana

Join Louisiana plant expert, Dr. Charles Allen, for a lively discussion about plants you can eat!
Tuesday, June 28
6:30 – 8:00 PM
Main Library Meeting Room (2nd Floor)

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on May 8, 2016
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 …

Healthy Cooking Social at East Regional Library
Posted on May 8, 2016
Healthy Cooking Social at East Regional Library

Have fun eating healthy with others! Bring a fully prepared healthy dish and the recipe to share. Registration begins Monday, June 13.
Tuesday, June 28
6:00 – 7:00 PM
East Regional Library

Comedy Storytelling with Bil Lepp
Posted on May 8, 2016
Comedy Storytelling with Bil Lepp

Laugh out loud at the tall tales from this five-time champion of the West Virginia Liars’ Contest. Recommended for adults.
Wednesday, June 29
6:30 – 7:30 PM
South Regional Library

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on May 8, 2016
Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs

Come MAKE with us the Main and South Regional Libraries! Our Makerspaces and Tech Labs offer classes in digital media, paper and textile arts, electronics and fabrication, as well as open access time. For more information about …

Get Fit!
Posted on May 8, 2016
Get Fit!

Come to our 4-week class and get fit with your little one! All caregivers are welcome. Ages 2-5. Registration begins Monday, May 23.
4-Week Session: June 29
3:00 – 3:45 PM
South Regional Library Storytime Room

Planning Your Wedding
Posted on May 8, 2016
Planning Your Wedding

Recently engaged? Don’t know where to start planning the big day? Professional event planner Jamasie Marzell of Events & Occasions by Giovanni will discuss the basics.
Thursday, June 30
6:00 – 6:30 PM
Main Library

Mystical, Magical Mandalas
Posted on May 8, 2016
Mystical, Magical Mandalas

Learn the story of mandalas and create a personal one of your own. Registration begins Monday, June 13.
Thursday, June 30
4:00 – 5:00 PM
North Regional Library
Wednesday, July 6
2:00 – 3:00 PM
South Regional Library 

Yoga with Mel and Kat
Posted on May 8, 2016
Yoga with Mel and Kat

Gentle Yoga
Join certified yoga instructors Mel and Kat for Gentle Yoga! These classes take place on Mondays from 6:00 – 7:00 PM. Adults only, please. No registration required. Bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable …

Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!
Posted on May 8, 2016
Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!

Read or listen to 100 books between January 1 and December 31, 2016, and you will become a member of the 100 Book Club. Earn cool prizes and the bragging rights to say you accomplished something few others will! Complete rules are available …

Discover Genealogy
Posted on May 8, 2016
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.
Lafayette Genealogical Society monthly meeting
The Lafayette Genealogical Society …

Main Library Anniversary Celebration
Posted on May 8, 2016
Main Library Anniversary Celebration

Thursday, July 7
10: 30 AM – 1:00 PM
Main Library
The Lafayette Public Library’s Main Library is celebrating one year of serving the people of Lafayette in the newly renovated downtown facility. The library re-opened on July …

Needle Arts Club
Posted on May 8, 2016
Needle Arts Club

Join us for stitching fun at North Regional Library! All skill levels welcome: bring your current project.
Wednesday, July 20
1:00 – 2:00 PM
North Regional Library
Wednesday, August 17
1:00 – 2:00 PM
North Regional Library
 
East Regional Library:
Introduction to Knitting

Yarn …

Family Movies
Posted on May 8, 2016
Family Movies

East Regional Library
Meeting Room 2 
Monday, July 18
2:00 PM
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014, PG, 81 min.)
Monday, July 25
2:00 PM
Big Hero 6 (2014, PG, 102 min.)
Monday, August 1
2:00 PM
Goosebumps (2015, PG, 103 min.)
North Regional Library
Meeting …

Dance Your Way to Fitness
Posted on May 8, 2016
Dance Your Way to Fitness

Burn those calories with hip-hop dance, taught by local dance instructor Whitney Hebert.
Monday, July 11
6:30 – 7:30 PM
South Regional Library

Learn to Use Your iPad
Posted on May 8, 2016
Learn to Use Your iPad

Bring your iPad and discover its amazing capabilities! Registration begins Monday, June 27.
Tuesday, July 12
9:30 – 11:30 AM
South Regional Library

Facebook Basics
Posted on May 8, 2016
Facebook Basics

Learn Facebook basics from one of our experts. Registration begins Monday, June 27.
Tuesday, July 12
2:00 – 3:00 PM
East Regional Library

Green Cleaning
Posted on May 8, 2016
Green Cleaning

Rebeccah Young of Southern Green Clean will discuss alternatives to chemicals. Learn the science behind these cleaners, as well as tips on how to make your own.
Wednesday, July 13
1:00 – 2:00 PM
East Regional Library

Get Moving by Line Dancing
Posted on May 8, 2016
Get Moving by Line Dancing

Have fun while exercising! Learn to line dance with local instructor Sis Barras.
Wednesday, July 13
10:00 – 11:00 AM
South Regional Library