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Lafayette Reads Together: Dry by Neal and Jarrod Shusterman
Posted on December 3, 2019
Lafayette Reads Together: Dry by Neal and Jarrod Shusterman

Lafayette Reads Together (LRT) is a community-wide reading program from the Lafayette Public Library, the Lafayette Parish School System and many local organizations to get the community reading, sharing and discussing the same book. Free …

Take the 100 Book Club challenge!
Posted on December 2, 2019
Take the 100 Book Club challenge!

Read or listen to 100 books between January 1 and December 31, 2020, 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 …

LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on December 2, 2019
LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours

 
Open access time allows patrons to explore and experiment as they independently work on projects of their choosing. Self-guided online tutorials are available for most applications. For more information about the Makerspaces and a list …

Zumba at the Library
Posted on December 1, 2019
Zumba at the Library

Get moving and make some noise with Zumba on Friday afternoons! Licensed instructor Sahra Arabaca will lead an energetic workout for all ages.
Fridays:
January 17, 31; February 14, 28
5:00 – 6:00 PM
South Regional Library

The French Table
Posted on December 1, 2019
The French Table

L’Atelier de la Table Française (The French Table) Workshop provides a forum to improve your verbal skills in both Cajun and standard French through casual conversation. Historical documentary films and personal narratives are incorporated to …

Family Movies: Ralph Breaks the Internet
Posted on December 1, 2019
Family Movies: Ralph Breaks the Internet

Fun movies for the whole family! All ages.
Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018, PG, 112 minutes)
Saturday, January 18
2:00 – 4:00 pm
&
Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019, PG, 86 minutes)
Monday, February 24
2:00 – 3:30 pm
West Regional Library

Tupper General Merchandise Museum: Shopping in the ‘30s
Posted on December 1, 2019
Tupper General Merchandise Museum: Shopping in the ‘30s

Part of Mouton House Lecture Series: Speaker Rachel Thomas, Curator of the Tupper General Merchandise Museum in Jennings, will talk about living in rural Louisiana during the 1920s, ’30s, and ’40s where a family had …

Discover Genealogy
Posted on December 1, 2019
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.
Genealogy 101
Saturday, February 1
9:30 – 11:30 am
Main Library

Harry Potter Book Club
Posted on December 1, 2019
Harry Potter Book Club

Spellbinding book discussions and more for teens and adults that NEED to discuss theories out of earshot from muggles. Ages 12 & up. Tuesdays, 6:30 – 7:30 at the Main Library
January 21 – Harry Potter …

Mystery Book Club
Posted on December 1, 2019
Mystery Book Club

Join us on the third Tuesday of every month at 6:30 PM at the South Regional Library for the Mystery Book Club! We read mystery favorites each month. Click here for Mystery Book Club news and links!
January 21  …

Acrylic Painting for Beginners–Fleur de Lis
Posted on December 1, 2019
Acrylic Painting for Beginners–Fleur de Lis

Have you always wanted to learn how to paint? In this class, you will learn the basics of acrylic painting and create an original work of art. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, December 30.
Tuesday, …

Tech Assistance
Posted on December 1, 2019
Tech Assistance

Register for one-on-one help with your mobile device or learn how to access the library’s collection of eBooks, eAudiobooks, and magazines! Ages 18 & up.  Registration begins Monday, December 30.
Tuesdays:  January 21; February 18
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Main Library

Maker Meetup
Posted on December 1, 2019
Maker Meetup

Like crafting, building, creating, and making of all kinds? Join like-minded makers for a short presentation and socialization each month leading to Maker Faire 2020 (March 28, 2020). These gatherings are sure to get your …

Needle Arts Club
Posted on December 1, 2019
Needle Arts Club

Do you have an interest in crocheting, knitting, sewing, or other needle arts? Bring your own project and get new ideas. No registration required. All skill levels welcome, join us for stitching fun! Ages 18 …

“Me in 2020” Vision Board
Posted on December 1, 2019
“Me in 2020” Vision Board

Create a vision type board to help you reach all your 2020 goals by attaching inspiring quotes, magazine clippings, colorful scrapbook paper, and other ephemera to a poster that can be viewed daily. Ages 14 …

Trivia Night @ Broaddus Burger
Posted on December 1, 2019
Trivia Night @ Broaddus Burger

Round up your smartest friends and bring them to Broaddus Burger for weekly trivia! Ages 18 & up.
Wednesdays: January – February
7:00 – 8:00 pm
Broaddus Burger (call East Regional Library for Information) 

Small Business Development: Small Business 101
Posted on December 1, 2019
Small Business Development: Small Business 101

An ongoing series hosted by the Louisiana Small Business Development Center at UL Lafayette. Call 482-6312 for a full description of these exciting and informative workshops. Ages 14 & up.
January 22 - SEBD – Certification to Grow …

Write with Us!
Posted on December 1, 2019
Write with Us!

If you’ve ever wanted to try your hand at creative writing, this program is for you! We offer support and guidance in your writing efforts. Ages 18 & up.
Wednesdays: January – February (except January 1)
6:00 …

Chess Club
Posted on December 1, 2019
Chess Club

A chance to practice your chess moves on other players. All playing levels (including beginners) welcome. Ages 8 & up. Registration begins Monday, December 30.
Wednesday, January 22
6:00 – 7:00 pm
North Regional Library

Board Game Basement
Posted on December 1, 2019
Board Game Basement

Saunter down to the basement to enjoy board games and tabletop gaming. Feel free to bring your own games. Refreshments provided. Open to ages 14 and up.
Thursdays: January – February (except Holidays)
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Main Library