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Evening with Teen Author Alys Arden
Posted on February 22, 2016
Evening with Teen Author Alys Arden

Spend an evening with Alys Arden, author of Casquette Girls, a haunting love letter to New Orleans. Her talk will follow the high school awards ceremony for the Writes of Spring Contest. Parents welcome!
Thursday, May 5
7:00 – 8:00 PM
Main Library

Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library
Posted on February 22, 2016
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 …

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on February 22, 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 …

Discover Genealogy
Posted on February 22, 2016
Discover Genealogy

Experts and novices alike can learn about researching family history at the library from the Lafayette Genealogical Society. The society also has special ‘Genealogy 101′ sessions monthly, and provides one-on-one help weekly at the Main Library.
Genealogy 101
May …

Coloring for Adults
Posted on February 22, 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.
North Regional Library
Wednesdays: May 11
1:00 – 2:00 PM
South Regional Library
Wednesdays: May 18
1:00 …

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on February 22, 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 …

Chess Club
Posted on February 22, 2016
Chess Club

A chance to practice your chess moves on others. All playing levels (including beginners) welcome. Ages 8 and up.
South Regional Library
Wednesday, May 25 (Registration begins May 2.)
6:00-7:00 pm

Summer Reading Kickoff!
Posted on February 22, 2016
Summer Reading Kickoff!

Friday, May 27
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Main Library
On Your Mark, Get Set… READ! Join the Lafayette Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Win prizes for reading and enjoy a full lineup of free entertaining and educational …

Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!
Posted on February 22, 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 …

“Captures”: Photography by Barry Bohn, MD
Posted on February 22, 2016
“Captures”:  Photography by Barry Bohn, MD

“Captures”
Photography by Barry Bohn, MD
Exhibit Dates: April 8 – June 23
Main Library
BIOGRAPHY
Barry Bohn MD
“I have been practicing ophthalmology in Lafayette since 1973. My interest in photography started when I took a world tour after graduating …

“Expressions in Color and Texture”
Posted on February 22, 2016
“Expressions in Color and Texture”

Paintings by Louise Guidry
Exhibit Dates: April 8 – June 23
Main Library
BIOGRAPHY
Louise Guidry
Painting and drawing have been a lifelong pursuit of St. Martinville native Louise Guidry. At 85 years old, she continues to produce incredible works …

LRT: Crafts and Classes
Posted on February 23, 2015
LRT: Crafts and Classes

LEGO Mindstorms Obstacles Course
Pit your Lego Mindstorm Robot against our obstacle course! You can build a robot that navigates the entire course or create a specialized robot that excels at one specific hurdle. Work in groups with …

Kill A Watt™ Meters
Posted on October 22, 2013
Kill A Watt™ Meters

Ever wonder how much a particular appliance or electronic device affects your energy bill? You can now find out with Kill A Watt™ meters available at all Lafayette Public Library locations. These meters are provided …