Create your own “bad” art for our Fall Bad Art Fête. Your art must be original, “family friendly” and no larger than poster-size. Create your art at home or using available supplies at the Jefferson …
Classes on 3D printing and design, Arduino kits (an open‐source electronics prototyping platform), Lego Mindstorm Robotics and more will continue in our SPARK Lab makerspace this fall. Keep your eyes on this space for more information!
October marks 50 years since the publishing of Ernest Gaines’ first book, Catherine Carmier, and together with the Ernest J. Gaines Center on the University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus, we are celebrating his works! Join us for …
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. All meetings are …
Free classes taught by certified yoga instructors. Bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. Registration begins Monday, September 8 at LafayettePublicLibrary.org. Please register for each date you are interested in attending by clicking the …
Get one-on-one help to learn how to use your computer, tablet, eReader or smartphone to access FREE library eBooks, audiobooks and eMagazines! No registration required.
Tuesdays: 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Jefferson Street Branch
North Regional Library
Do you live paycheck to paycheck? Is debt dragging you down? Learn how to become money smart in this free two-session workshop sponsored by United Way of Acadiana. Register using the links below beginning Monday, …
Acrylics & Mixed Medium by Caroline Goodman
Exhibit Dates: September 24 – November 18
Galerie Lafayette is located in the Jefferson Street Branch at 538 Jefferson Street. For more information, call 261-5787.
Featured at ArtWalk Oct. 11 & Nov. …
Judging will take place for our annual Bad Art Fête! Patrons can vote for their favorite piece of bad art during ArtWalk.
This month’s ArtWalk features art by Caroline Goodman in the Galerie Lafayette.
Saturday, October 11
Morgan Goudeau, III, Guest Speaker
Former District Attorney for St. Landry Parish and the first D.A. elected to the Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame, Morgan Goudeau has been involved with Louisiana politics since he opened his …
Monday, October 13
7:00 – 8:00 PM
South Regional Library
Professional intuitive tarot reader Sean Rutherford will discuss the history and misconceptions about tarot, along with the meaning of individual cards. This program is open to teens and …
Join us for the South Regional Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club, held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm.
Silver by Rhiannon Held
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 …
Join us on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm to discuss mystery favorites! All meetings take place at the South Regional Library.
The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane by Katherine Howe
Thursday, October 23
9:00 – 11:00 AM
Jefferson Street Branch
The Lafayette Public Library is hosting “Ask-a-Lawyer” sessions that will allow patrons to ask legal questions in a one-on-one setting. These sessions will last approximately 15–20 minutes per …
Wednesday, October 29
6:30 – 8:00 pm
South Regional Library Meeting Room
Join us for our annual National Novel Writing Month kick-off to learn about the worldwide writing challenge and how you can write a novel by …
The Friends of the Library will be hosting its annual Author Dinner on Thursday, October 30. This year’s event features award-winning columnist Rheta Grimsley Johnson. The dinner will take place at the Petroleum Club from …
Thursday, October 30
South Regional Library
Representatives from LA SHIIP (Senior Health Insurance Information Program), a federally regulated organization that provides objective information about Medicare, will answer questions on the following topics:
• What is Medicare?
• Components of A and B
Meet authors and fellow readers, explore the writing process and discover new books in this series from the Center for Louisiana Studies.
South Regional Library 981-1028
Thursday, October 9
Marcia Gaudet & Reggie Young
This Louisiana Thing That …
Are you an avid reader looking for a way to challenge yourself in 2014? Register for our 100 Book Club today! This program encourages patrons to read 100 books in the calendar year. Those who …