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Hand-Painted Porcelain Exhibit
Posted on December 19, 2014
Hand-Painted Porcelain Exhibit

Stop by the South Regional Library this holiday season to view a selection of hand-painted porcelain pieces, created and painted by members of the Acadiana Porcelain Art Guild.
December 1-31
South Regional Library
 

Holiday Card Exchange
Posted on December 19, 2014
Holiday Card Exchange

Why keep those unused holiday cards? Exchange them or leave them for others to use this year! Bring your unwanted cards to our library, and walk away with some you really like!
November 3 – December 24
South Regional Library

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 …

“Relaxation Therapy”: Acrylics & Mixed Medium by Caroline Goodman
Posted on December 19, 2014
“Relaxation Therapy”: Acrylics & Mixed Medium by Caroline Goodman

Acrylics & Mixed Medium by Caroline Goodman
Exhibit Dates: September 24 – November 18
Galerie Lafayette
Galerie Lafayette is located in the Jefferson Street Branch at 538 Jefferson Street. For more information, call 261-5787.
Featured at ArtWalk Nov. 8.
Caroline Goodman’s colorful, …

“My Photographic Journal” Photography by Barbara L. Kincannon
Posted on December 19, 2014
“My Photographic Journal” Photography by Barbara L. Kincannon

Photography by Barbara L. Kincannon
Exhibit Dates: November 19, 2014 – January 6, 2015
Galerie Lafayette in Jefferson Street Branch
Barbara Kincannon feels at one with nature when photographing the birds of Louisiana. Born and raised in historical …

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 …

Beginners Chess Instruction
Posted on December 19, 2014
Beginners Chess Instruction

Wednesday, January 7
6:00 – 7:30 pm
South Regional Library
Designed for those who know very little or nothing about chess and wish to learn the rules of the game. Open to ages 12 and up. Register online beginning Monday, December …

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, January 8
6:30 pm
W. Geoff Gjertson
Generating Hope: Stories of the BeauSoleil …

“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 January 10 and February 21.

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.
January 10, February 21
6:00 …

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
January 12, February …

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

Tips and advice from local chiropractor Shawn Johnston.
Fall Prevention
January 13
5:30 – 6:30 PM
North Regional Library
ACL Injury Prevention
February 10
5:30 – 6:30 PM
North Regional Library

Eat Vegetarian with Elle Veg!
Posted on December 19, 2014
Eat Vegetarian with Elle Veg!

Join local health enthusiast Elle Veg for an introduction to vegetarian cooking, eating and meal planning. Sample a three course meal of vegetarian chili, salad and dessert! Register using the link below beginning Monday, December 29.
Tuesday, January 13
6:30 …

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
January 13
A Case of Conscience by James Blish
February …

NRL Book Club Organizational Meeting
Posted on December 19, 2014
NRL Book Club Organizational Meeting

If you like to read and talk about books, share your thoughts about forming a new book club at the North Regional Library.
Wednesday, January 14
2:00 & 6:00 pm
North Regional Library

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 …

Tenth Cinema on the Bayou Film Festival
Posted on December 19, 2014
Tenth Cinema on the Bayou Film Festival

Cinema on the Bayou is an annual five-day film festival held throughout Lafayette, aimed at advancing the understanding of Cajun and Creole cultures through film screenings, panels and cultural exchanges among French Louisiana, the U.S. and Francophone countries. The festival …

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

Keep watching this space to find out when the  next SPARK Lab classes will be!
 
 

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 …

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

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 …