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Take the 100 Book Club challenge!
Posted on February 2, 2020
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 …

Lafayette Reads Together: Dry by Neal and Jarrod Shusterman
Posted on February 2, 2020
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 …

LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on February 2, 2020
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 February 2, 2020
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:
February 14, 28; March 6, 20; April 17; May 1, 15, 29
5:00 – 6:00 PM
South …

Treat Yourself Spa Day
Posted on February 2, 2020
Treat Yourself Spa Day

Treat yourself this Valentine’s Day. Come paint your nails while we show you how to make a sugar lip scrub and a honey lemon face mask to bring home with you. Ages 12–18. Registration begins …

Drop-In Gaming
Posted on February 2, 2020
Drop-In Gaming

Join old and new friends to play on various gaming consoles or bring card/board games from home. For Ages 12-18.
Saturdays:
February 15; March 21; April 18; May 16
2:30 – 3:30 pm
South Regional Library

Teen Library Corps
Posted on February 2, 2020
Teen Library Corps

Teens are welcome to hang out with friends, discuss old and new programs, and work on upcoming library projects. Refreshments will be provided. Ages 12–18.
Saturdays
February 15; March 21; April 18; May 16
1:00 – 2:00 pm
South Regional …

Survival Challenge
Posted on February 2, 2020
Survival Challenge

See if you have what it takes to complete a survival challenge in 30 minutes or less! Ages 14 & up. Registration by phone or in person begins Monday, January 27.
Monday, February 17
5:00 pm – …

Disney Fan Meetup
Posted on February 2, 2020
Disney Fan Meetup

Are you counting down to your next Disney trip? Join other Disney fans once a month for trivia, crafts, planning discussions, and more! Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, December 30.
Monday:
February 17; March 9; April 20
5:30 …

Fleur de Lis Hanging Craft
Posted on February 2, 2020
Fleur de Lis Hanging Craft

Make a unique decoration by painting a chipboard fleur de lis and gluing it on a decoupaged wooden plaque, all cut by our Makerspace staff. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, January 13.
Monday, February …

Manic Monday
Posted on February 2, 2020
Manic Monday

Got a case of the Mondays? Come color, play games, or have a snack. We’ve got just the cure for your Monday blues. Ages 12–18.
Mondays (except holidays)
6:00 – 7:00 pm
Main Library

Harry Potter Book Club
Posted on February 2, 2020
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
February 18 – Harry Potter …

Maker Meetup
Posted on February 2, 2020
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 …

Make a Paracord Bracelet
Posted on February 2, 2020
Make a Paracord Bracelet

Create your own paracord survival bracelet that is both fashionable and functional. It’s a perfect accessory for wilderness adventures or in case of emergency. Ages 12–18. Registration by phone or in-person begins Monday, December 30.
Wednesday, …

YA Virtual Book Club
Posted on February 2, 2020
YA Virtual Book Club

Join our Goodreads group to discuss a new book each month!

Teen Drawing Round Table
Posted on February 2, 2020
Teen Drawing Round Table

In the collaborative spirit of the Algonquin Round Table, an informal group of teen artists meets monthly at the library to exchange ideas, techniques, and banter.
Wednesdays:
February 19; March 4, 18; April 1, 15, 29; May 13, …

Chess Club
Posted on February 2, 2020
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:
February 19; April 22
6:00 – 7:00 pm
East Regional Library

Board Game Basement
Posted on February 2, 2020
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: February
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Main Library

Teen Tech Lab
Posted on February 2, 2020
Teen Tech Lab

The library is for books! Pssh, the library is for TECH! Come play with our technology in a teen-friendly environment. Ages 12–18.  Registration begins on Monday, December 30. Registration for March & April begins Monday, February …

Introduction to 3D Design & Printing
Posted on February 2, 2020
Introduction to 3D Design & Printing

Learn the basics of 3D design with a guided project using Tinkercad. Finished projects will be printed for pickup at a later date. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, December 30. Registration for March-May begins …