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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 26
6:30 …

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
April 27
6:30 – 8:30 PM
Jason Bourne
(2016, PG-13, 123 minutes)

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! …

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 …

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

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, May 3
6:00 – 7:30 PM
Main Library 

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, May 4
5:30 – 8:30 PM
Main Library 

Leyla McCalla at the Main Library
Posted on February 14, 2017
Leyla McCalla at the Main Library

Leyla McCalla: Live at the Library
Thursday, May 4, 2017
7:15 PM
Main Library Meeting Room
Named 2013’s Album of the Year by the London Sunday Times and Songlines magazine, Leyla McCalla’s debut album, Vari-Colored Songs: A Tribute to …

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..).

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:
May 5, 19
3:00 – 5:30 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, …

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:
May 9
1:00 – 3:00 PM
East Regional Library
Tuesdays:
May 16
2:00 – 4:00 PM
Main …

Yoga at the South Regional Library
Posted on February 14, 2017
Yoga at the South Regional Library

Certified yoga instructor Connie Chachere will teach this six-week class in yoga. Please bring your own mat and towel. Adults only, please. Registration begins Monday, March 27.
Tuesdays:
May 9, 16, 23, 30; June 6, 13
6:00 – 7:00 …

Coloring for Adults
Posted on February 14, 2017
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.
Wednesday, May 10
1:30 – 2:30 PM
North Regional Library

“Just Cuttin’ Up” Exhibit
Posted on February 14, 2017
“Just Cuttin’ Up” Exhibit

Just Cuttin’ Up
Fiber Art by Ellen Caillouet
March 10 through June 8, 2017
Main Library

Wildflowers of Louisiana
Posted on February 14, 2017
Wildflowers of Louisiana

Explore the many native wildflowers of Louisiana with Dr. Charles Allen, a native plant expert, for a discussion of Louisiana’s many native wildflowers.
Thursday, May 11
6:30 – 7:30 PM
Main Library 

“quilts Quilts QUILTS” Exhibit
Posted on February 14, 2017
“quilts Quilts QUILTS” Exhibit

quilts Quilts QUILTS
Fiber Art by Sheri Martin
March 10 through June 8, 2017
Main Library

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

Wednesday, May 17
6:30 – 7:30 PM
Main Library

Join noted historian, LaGuana Gray of UT-San Antonio’s History Department as she speaks about African-American Women’s lives and labors, highlighting her book entitled “We just keep running the line: …

French Fun Day
Posted on February 14, 2017
French Fun Day

Stories, activities and special guests presenting en français. Open to all ages.
Saturday, May 20
10:30 AM – noon
Main Library
* Prairie Elementary’s musical group, Mardi de Music, will perform live.