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Lafayette Reads Together
Posted on December 20, 2016
Lafayette Reads Together

Lafayette Reads Together is a community-wide reading and learning experience from the Lafayette Public Library, the Lafayette Parish School System and many local organizations. Visit our libraries for free copies of the graphic novel Ms. Marvel: No Normal by …

Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!
Posted on December 20, 2016
Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!

Read or listen to 100 books between January 1 and December 31, 2017, 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 …

Healthy Super Bowl Snacks
Posted on December 13, 2016
Healthy Super Bowl Snacks

Join Tiffany Williams from LSU Ag Center as she demonstrates how to make foods similar to traditional Super Bowl snack foods that are lower in fat and calories but equally delicious. Samples and recipes will …

Coloring for Adults
Posted on December 13, 2016
Coloring for Adults

Your focus and creativity will be your utensils, while we provide a plethora of prints and colored pencils. Adults only, please. No registration required.
East Regional Library
Tuesday, January 17
6:00 PM
Main Library
Wednesday, January 18
Wednesday, February 15
2:00 PM
North …

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on December 13, 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 …

Homebrewing 101
Posted on December 13, 2016
Homebrewing 101

Members of the Dead Yeast Society will show how to get started in the brewing process. Please note that we are unable to serve samples. Adults only, please.
Wednesday, January 18
6:30 – 7:30 PM
Main Library
Tuesday, February 21
6:30 – …

National Popcorn Day
Posted on December 13, 2016
National Popcorn Day

Celebrate National Popcorn Day and receive a free bag of popcorn (while supplies last).
Thursday, January 19
2:00 – 3:00 PM
Main Library

Needle Arts Club
Posted on December 13, 2016
Needle Arts Club

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

Discover Genealogy
Posted on December 13, 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.
Genealogy 101
February 4
9:30 am – 11:30 am
Main Library
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Board Game Café
Posted on December 13, 2016
Board Game Café

Meetup for 20 to 30-year olds. Join us for an evening of games. Play ours or bring one of your own. Coffee and tea will be provided!
Fridays: January 20; February 3, 17
3:00 – 5:00 PM
Main Library
Wednesday, …

The French Table South
Posted on December 13, 2016
The French Table South

La Table Française
Improve your French speaking through casual conversation! Adults only, please. No registration required.
Saturdays:
January 21
February 4, 18
9:30 – 11:30 AM
South Regional Library

East Regional Walking Club
Posted on December 13, 2016
East Regional 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
9:30 am
January: 23, 30
February: 6, 13, 20
East Regional Library

Cane Chair Repair
Posted on December 13, 2016
Cane Chair Repair

Don’t toss it, fix it! Bring your broken chair and learn the various materials, tools and methods used to repair it in this three-session workshop. Registration begins Monday, January 9. See supply list below. Contact …

Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library
Posted on December 13, 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.

WWII Guest Speaker: George Schneider
Posted on December 13, 2016
WWII Guest Speaker: George Schneider

George F. Schneider, author of Survivor: Memoirs of a WWII Vet, shares his experiences fighting in the European Theater of the Second World War and answers questions from the audience following the talk.
Tuesday, January 24
6:30 – …

Tech Assistance
Posted on December 13, 2016
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.
Main Library
Tuesday, February 21
2:00 – 4:00 PM
East Regional Library
Tuesdays: January 24; February …

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on December 13, 2016
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..). Open access hours are …

Chess Club
Posted on December 13, 2016
Chess Club

Practice chess moves on others. All playing levels welcome. Registration begins Monday, January 9. Open to ages 8 and up.
Wednesday, January 25
6:00 – 7:00 PM
East Regional Library
Wednesday, February 22
6:00 – 7:30 PM
South Regional Library

Teach Your Children to Clean Their Room in 10 Minutes
Posted on December 13, 2016
Teach Your Children to Clean Their Room in 10 Minutes

Professional organizer Sandra McKinney of “Organize It” has the secret every parent wants to know! No registration required.
Thursday, January 26
6:00 PM
South Regional Library

National Puzzle Day
Posted on December 13, 2016
National Puzzle Day

Drop by the Main Library at any time during this fun holiday to put a few pieces of our puzzles in place. Or, you can stay a while to finish one! Fun for All Ages.
Main …