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Saturday Morning Retro Cartoons
Posted on May 9, 2017
Saturday Morning Retro Cartoons

Bring the family to eat breakfast while watching your favorite classic animated shows from the ‘80s, ‘90s and beyond. Be sure to wear your PJs and bring pillows and blankets! Open to all ages.
Saturday, June …

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on May 8, 2017
Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs

Come MAKE with us at the Main and South Regional Libraries! Our Makerspaces and Tech Labs offer classes in digital media, paper/textile arts, electronics, robotics, and fabrication (3D Printing, Laser Cutting, etc..).

I Don’t Want to Grow Up!
Posted on May 8, 2017
I Don’t Want to Grow Up!

Don’t let kids have all the fun! Come relive your childhood at the library with activities, crafts, retro games, toys and more. Open to teens.
Fridays: June 23 & July 21
4:00 – 5:30 pm
East Regional Library

French Fun Day
Posted on May 8, 2017
French Fun Day

Special summer workshops conducted en français. Ages 7 – 12.
Registration begins Monday, May 29.
 
Saturday, June 24: Ice Cream Science with Mandy Migues
10:00 – 11:30 AM
Main Library

Create Your Own Stamped Metal Jewelry
Posted on May 8, 2017
Create Your Own Stamped Metal Jewelry

Adrian Guidry with Adorn Jewelry will show teens how to create their very own stamped metal jewelry.  Registration begins on May 22. Open to teens ages 12 – 18.
Monday, June 26
3:00 – 5:00 pm
East Regional …

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on May 8, 2017
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 …

Adulting 101
Posted on May 8, 2017
Adulting 101

Learn the life hacks that you will need to successfully adult! Registration begins Monday, May 22. Open to teens.
Tuesday, June 27 & Wednesday, June 28
3:00 – 4:00 pm
South Regional Library

Powerwheels Racing
Posted on May 8, 2017
Powerwheels Racing

Wednesday, June 28
1:00 – 2:00 PM
South Regional Library
Will Meyers will tell you everything you need to know to participate in the big race with little cars! In this informational session, he’ll cover how kid’s ride-on …

Drop-In Gaming
Posted on May 8, 2017
Drop-In Gaming

Play Wii or PS4 games, or bring board/card games from home! Ages 12–18.
Main Library
Thursday, June 29 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Wednesday, July 5 2:00 – 4:00 pm
North Regional Library 
Thursdays: 4:00 – 6:00 pm
July 13
South Regional Library 
Saturdays: …

Summer Reading Program
Posted on May 8, 2017
Summer Reading Program

Build a Better World with us this summer at the Lafayette Public Library! Children up to 12 years old can join our Summer Reading Program beginning May 15 at any Lafayette Public Library location. They can …

Free Audiobooks with SYNC
Posted on May 8, 2017
Free Audiobooks with SYNC

SYNC Audiobooks are now available to download, and they’re completely free! SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens ages 13 and up. It runs April 27 through August 17th, with two audiobooks available …

Murder in the Stacks
Posted on May 8, 2017
Murder in the Stacks

*GASP* There’s been a nefarious murder in the library! It’s up to you and fellow teens to follow the clues and bring the perpetrator to justice. Registration begins Monday, June 5. Open to teens. NOTE: …

Boardgame Basement
Posted on May 8, 2017
Boardgame Basement

Ages 15 and up. Meetup for adults to play their favorite board games – bring your own or come play one of ours! Refreshments provided.
South Regional Library
Wednesdays 6:00 – 8:00 pm
July 12, August 2

Frankentoys – POSTPONED
Posted on May 8, 2017
Frankentoys – POSTPONED

*PLEASE NOTE: This event has been postponed until a later date.
Break them and remake them! Mix and match old toys to create something new. Registration begins on June 26. Open to teens.
Thursday, July 6

Geek Cinema at the Library
Posted on May 8, 2017
Geek Cinema at the Library

Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Superhero films! Open to teens and adults.
East Regional Library
Friday, July 7
3:00 – 5:30 pm
Assassin’s Creed (2016, PG-13, 115 minutes)

Holy Escape Room, Batman!
Posted on May 8, 2017
Holy Escape Room, Batman!

Can you escape Joker’s lair in 30 minutes or less? Find hidden clues and solve puzzles to help Batman save the day! Registration begins on June 5.  Please call your local branch to schedule a …

All Day Anime
Posted on May 8, 2017
All Day Anime

UL Lafayette’s Anime Club is back to host an amazing day of cosplay, anime workshops, snacks, and a drawing contest. Bring a bag lunch. Open to teens.
Saturday, July 8
10:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Main Library

Snack Attack
Posted on May 8, 2017
Snack Attack

Create easy no-bake recipes. Registration begins Monday, May 22. Open to teens.
Tuesdays: July 11
1:00 – 2:00 pm
South Regional Library

Get Ready for the Eclipse!
Posted on May 8, 2017
Get Ready for the Eclipse!

A partial solar eclipse will be visible on Monday, August 21! Lafayette Science Planetarium curator Dave Hostetter will discuss solar eclipses. Patrons will get to make a safe eclipse viewer and decorate solar cookies. Ages …

LPL Coding Club
Posted on May 8, 2017
LPL Coding Club

LPL Coding Club is for young people who like working with computers and want to know more about computer programming. Join the club to learn from each other and take self-guided lessons in programming languages …