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Saturday Morning Retro Cartoons
Posted on February 14, 2017
Saturday Morning Retro Cartoons

Kick back and enjoy a blast from the past by watching classic animated cartoon favorites from the ’80s and ’90s.
Adults Only:
Saturday, March 25
10:00 – noon
Main Library
*Refreshments provided.

East Regional Library Walking Club
Posted on February 14, 2017
East Regional Library Walking Club

All fitness levels welcome! The Walking Club meets each Monday in the library’s entryway to walk around the adjoining park. Adults only, please.
Mondays at 9:30 AM

Gentle Yoga for Adults
Posted on February 14, 2017
Gentle Yoga for Adults

Free classes taught by certified yoga instructors. Wear comfy clothes and bring a mat or large towel. No registration required. Adults only, please.
Tuesdays: March 28;
April 4, 11, 18, 25
6:00 – 7:00 PM
East Regional Library

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on February 14, 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..).

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on February 14, 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 Movies at the Library
Posted on February 14, 2017
Thursday Movies at the Library

Join us each Thursday at the South Regional Library for a new movie (or a movie connected to a new movie). Adults welcome.
South Regional Library
981-1028
March 30
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Zoolander 2
(2016, PG-13, 102 minutes)

Fencing Demo
Posted on February 14, 2017
Fencing Demo

Local fencer Mark Tauzin will provide a brief history of swordplay followed by a demonstration of the late medieval and early Renaissance fencing styles. Adults.
Thursday, March 30
6:00 – 7:00 PM
Main Library 

Discover Genealogy
Posted on February 14, 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.

The French Table South: La Table Française
Posted on February 14, 2017
The French Table South: La Table Française

The French Table South meeting will provide a forum for individuals who want to improve their verbal skills in both Cajun and Standard French through casual conversation. Leaders plan to use historical documentary films, vocabulary, …

Pet Care and First Aid
Posted on February 14, 2017
Pet Care and First Aid

Local veterinarian Jim Carson shows how to take care of your furry friends. All ages welcome!
Saturday, April 1
2:00 – 3:00 PM
South Regional Library 

Unplugged Mondays
Posted on February 14, 2017
Unplugged Mondays

Families can unplug and play games of all sorts! Bring your own games or choose from one of ours. Open to all ages.
Monday, April 3
1:00 – 2:00 PM
Main Library 

Downtown Writers’ Group
Posted on February 14, 2017
Downtown Writers’ Group

Join a group of writers in downtown Lafayette on the first Wednesday of the month for support and discussion of individual writing efforts.
Wednesday, April 5
6:00 – 7:30 PM
Main Library

Shabby Chic Birdhouse Decor
Posted on February 14, 2017
Shabby Chic Birdhouse Decor

Use various materials to create a beautiful decoration. Adults only, please. Registration begins Monday, March 20.
Wednesday, April 5
1:00 – 3:00 PM
North Regional Library

Spring Soap Making
Posted on February 14, 2017
Spring Soap Making

Explore the safe and easy melt and pour soap making method with artist Connie Boustany. Add your own herbs and scents to create a personal delight! Adults only, please. Registration begins Monday, March 20.
Wednesday, April 5
6:30 …

Tabletop Gaming Night
Posted on February 14, 2017
Tabletop Gaming Night

Calling all gamers! Grab your D20 and join us for an evening of strategy games like Catan and Carcassonne. Adults only, please.
Thursday, April 6
5:30 – 8:30 PM
Main Library

Beyond Black History Month Lecture Series
Posted on February 14, 2017
Beyond Black History Month Lecture Series

Beyond Black History Month Lecture Series showcases prominent speakers on the topic of Black History.
Thursday, April 6
6:30 – 7:30 PM
Main Library

Needle Arts Club
Posted on February 14, 2017
Needle Arts Club

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

Board Game Café
Posted on February 14, 2017
Board Game Café

Meetup for adults to play their favorite board games – bring your own or come play one of ours! Coffee and tea provided.
Fridays:
April 7, 21; May 5, 19
3:00 – 5:30 PM
Main Library

Tech Assistance
Posted on February 14, 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:
April 11; May 9
1:00 – 3:00 PM
East Regional Library 

Bayou State Book Talks
Posted on February 14, 2017
Bayou State Book Talks

Meet local authors in this series from the Center for Louisiana Studies.
Tuesday, April 11
6:30 – 8:30 PM
John Troutman: Kīkā Kila: How the Hawaiian Steel Guitar Changed the Sound of Modern Music
Main Library