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Festival of Words: Student Writing Contest
Posted on August 14, 2014
Festival of Words: Student Writing Contest

The Festival of Words Student Writing Contest is now accepting entries through October 17. This contest is co-sponsored by the Acadiana Writing Project and is open to writers in grades 6 – 12 throughout Acadiana. …

Bad Art Fête
Posted on August 14, 2014
Bad Art Fête

Awful…Tacky…Eccentric…Shabby…Ugly…BAD!
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 …

SPARK Lab Classes Returning
Posted on August 14, 2014
SPARK Lab Classes Returning

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!

Teen Advisory Board
Posted on August 14, 2014
Teen Advisory Board

Teens will give voice in the planning of programs, book selections and other resources. Registration begins Friday, August 29 for South Regional Library and Monday, September 22 for North Regional Library. Register using the links …

Teen Performance Troupe
Posted on August 14, 2014
Teen Performance Troupe

Teen volunteers are needed for voice actors, puppeteers and behind-the-scenes help for puppet shows to be performed for families and children. Registration begins Monday, September 15.
Rehearsal:
Thursday, October 2
4:00 – 6:00 pm
South Regional Library
Rehearsals & Performances:
October 28, 29, 30
9:30 …

ArtWalk/Bad Art Fête
Posted on August 14, 2014
ArtWalk/Bad Art Fête

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
6:00 …

Learn About Tarot
Posted on August 14, 2014
Learn About Tarot

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 …

Shelfies Unite!
Posted on August 14, 2014
Shelfies Unite!

October 14 – 16
4:00 – 6:00 PM
Jefferson Street, North Regional, South Regional
This event will be taking place at the Jefferson Street Branch, North and South Regional Libraries. In honor of Teen Read Week, help us …

Arachnopunk-LED Creature for Teens
Posted on August 14, 2014
Arachnopunk-LED Creature for Teens

Get ready for the Steampunk and Makers Fair (scheduled for November 15 in Downtown Lafayette) by coming to this mini-maker program. You can make an awesome creepy arachnopunk spider that lights up! Registration begins Thursday, October 9.
Thursday, …

Gaming @ Your Library for Teens
Posted on August 14, 2014
Gaming @ Your Library for Teens

Show off your skills in a Just Dance competition (South Regional only) or Super Smash Bros. Brawl. Registration begins Tuesday, September 2.
Monday, October 27
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Jefferson Street
Monday, October 27
3:00 – 4:30 pm
South Regional

Teen Summer Reading Winners
Posted on May 18, 2014
Teen Summer Reading Winners

Congratulations to all of our Teen Summer Reading Program winners! We gave out lots of great weekly prizes, as well as a grand prize. The winner of the grand prize is Lauren P., a patron …

Register now for 100 Book Club!
Posted on January 6, 2014
Register now for 100 Book Club!

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 …

How to return your eBooks (pdf)
Posted on December 12, 2011
How to return your eBooks (pdf)

If you received an e-reader for the holidays you might be interested in the library’s Overdrive e-book service. You can download free ebooks checked out for 7 to 14 days. You can place electronic holds …

SPARK Lab Workshops
Posted on May 18, 2010
SPARK Lab Workshops

Interested in learning about 3D modeling and 3D printing? How about computer programming using LEGO Mindstorm and Scratch?
Check out the SPARK Lab at the South Regional Library. The SPARK Lab is open to teens, adults and …