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Summer Reading Programs: Register Now!
Posted on May 7, 2015
Summer Reading Programs: Register Now!

Escape the Ordinary and read this summer with the Lafayette Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Win prizes for reading and enjoy a full lineup of free entertaining and educational activities. Register here or at any of our libraries starting Monday, May 18.

National Ice Cream Month
Posted on May 7, 2015
National Ice Cream Month

July 1 – July 31
Main Library
A sweet display about this favorite frozen treat.
 

“What My Camera Sees”: Photography by Bob Adams
Posted on May 7, 2015
“What My Camera Sees”: Photography by Bob Adams

Exhibit Dates: June 30 – August 25, 2015
Main Library
 

Discover Genealogy
Posted on May 7, 2015
Discover Genealogy

Anyone interested in genealogy is welcome to attend Lafayette Genealogical Society’s “Genealogy 101” series and monthly meetings.  Both meetings are open to the public.
Genealogy 101
9:30 am
August 1
Main Library
 
Monthly Meeting
August 20
6:00 PM
South Regional Library

Family Friendly DVD/CD Swap
Posted on May 7, 2015
Family Friendly DVD/CD Swap

Bring unwanted (family friendly) DVDs and CDs and swap for ones you do want!
Saturday, August 1
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library

(Almost) National Book Lovers Month
Posted on May 7, 2015
(Almost) National Book Lovers Month

Because our library staff is full of book lovers, we’ll display some of our favorite summer reads!
August 1 – 31
Main Library

Dance Your Way to Fitness! (Adult)
Posted on May 7, 2015
Dance Your Way to Fitness! (Adult)

Local dance instructor Whitney Hebert will demonstrate how hip-hop dance is a great way to burn calories while having fun! Open to adults ages 18 and up.

Tuesday, August 4
6:30 pm
South Regional Library

Modern War Stories Book Club
Posted on May 7, 2015
Modern War Stories Book Club

Join us for the newly formed Modern War Stories Book Club. This book club meets on the first Wednesday of each month at the Main Library at 6:00 PM.
July 8
Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk by Ben …

SPARK Lab Classes
Posted on May 7, 2015
SPARK Lab Classes

Open Lab
Wednesday, August 5
1:00 – 3:00 PM
South Regional Library
Open Lab for library patrons who have completed the Intro to 3D Design and 3D Printing or one of the computer programming classes.  Patrons are invited to …

My Journey With My Parents
Posted on May 7, 2015
My Journey With My Parents

Thursday, August 6
2:30 – 4:00 PM
South Regional Library
The Greater Lafayette Aging District (G.L.A.D.) will host guest speaker CAMILLE PAVY CLAIBOURNE, who holds a PhD in human and organization development with an emphasis on thanatology, the study …

“Paintings by Justyna Frederick”: Main Library
Posted on May 7, 2015
“Paintings by Justyna Frederick”: Main Library

“Paintings by Justyna Frederick” by Justyna Frederick
Exhibit Dates: July 6 – August 6
Main Library

SRL Classics Book Club
Posted on May 7, 2015
SRL Classics Book Club

Join us for the South Regional Library Classics Book Club! We’ll be reading a classic each month. Come on your lunch break on the first Thursday of each month for a lively discussion of a …

SRL Science Fiction Book Club
Posted on May 7, 2015
SRL Science Fiction Book Club

The South Regional Science Fiction Book Club meets on the second Tuesday of each month at the South Regional Library. Join us to discuss science fiction favorites!
South Regional Library

2nd Tuesday, 6:30 pm

August 11
The First Fifteen …

A Commemoration: Hurricane Katrina
Posted on May 7, 2015
A Commemoration: Hurricane Katrina

August marks ten years since Hurricane Katrina devastated the gulf coast. Take a look back at the newspaper headlines from the days following the storm.
August 15 – September 15
Main Library

SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club
Posted on May 7, 2015
SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club

Join us on the third Tuesday of every month for the SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club! We read mystery favorites each month. All meetings take place at 6:30 PM at the South Regional Library.
August 18

The …

NRL Book Club
Posted on May 7, 2015
NRL Book Club

Join us for the NRL Book Club, which meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 2:00 PM.
August 19

Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan

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 …

Discover Genealogy
Posted on December 2, 2014
Discover Genealogy

The Lafayette Genealogical Society presents “Genealogy 101,” a series of presentations for the research novice and expert alike. The group also holds monthly meetings featuring guest speakers. Anyone interested in genealogy may attend either event. …

Tech Tuesdays: eDevice Help Session
Posted on February 21, 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 …

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 …