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Bad Art Fête Winners Announced
Posted on October 16, 2014
Bad Art Fête Winners Announced

The winners of the 2014 Bad Art Fête:
1st Place Abigail Scott with “Na-Birdeon”
2nd Place Alexandra Bree Carson with “Pinkaliciously Hideous”
3rd Place Greta Warnke with “Goo Eyes”
Thank you to all of the Bad Art artists for …

Teen Performance Troupe
Posted on October 16, 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.
Rehearsals & Performances:
October 29, 30
9:30 – 11:30 am
South Regional Library

NaNoWriMo Group Write-Ins
Posted on October 15, 2014
NaNoWriMo Group Write-Ins

NaNoWriMo, the world’s largest writing challenge, encourages aspiring writers ages 13 and up to write a 50,000-word novel in one month. Group write-ins will be held at the South Regional Library every Saturday and Sunday in November. Refreshments provided.
For …

SPARK Lab Classes Returning
Posted on October 15, 2014
SPARK Lab Classes Returning

Classes are back in our SPARK Lab! These classes are open to ages 9 and up (teen and adults, too).
Wednesday, November 5
4:00 – 5:30 PM
South Regional Library
Participants will design and print a skeleton key. Turn …

Second Saturday ArtWalk
Posted on October 15, 2014
Second Saturday ArtWalk

Join us for the Second Saturday ArtWalk held each month at the Galerie Lafayette in the Jefferson Street Branch. The November ArtWalk will feature “Relaxation Therapy”, acrylics and mixed medium by Caroline Goodman. The December …

Steampunk and Makers Fair
Posted on October 15, 2014
Steampunk and Makers Fair

Saturday, November 15
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Parc Sans Souci in Downtown Lafayette
Stop by the Lafayette Public Library tent for a steampunk storytime and craft, maker technology petting zoo and author readings! For a complete list of everything planned for the …

International Games Day @ Your Library
Posted on October 15, 2014
International Games Day @ Your Library

Celebrate International Games Day with Wii games and an assortment of board and card games! Registration begins November 1.
Saturday, November 15
2:00 – 4:00 PM
North Regional Library

Gaming @ Your Library
Posted on October 15, 2014
Gaming @ Your Library

Show how you can brawl with the best in a Super Smash Bros. Brawl or bring board and card games from home! Registration begins November 3 for the November dates and November 24 for the …

Teen Book-to-Movie Discussion
Posted on October 15, 2014
Teen Book-to-Movie Discussion

Tuesday, November 25
4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library
Join in a guided discussion of The Maze Runner and its movie adaptation. Registration begins November 17.

Teen Performance Troupe
Posted on October 15, 2014
Teen Performance Troupe

Rehearsal:
Tuesday, November 25 10:00 am – noon
South Regional Library
Rehearsals & Performances:
December 22 & 23
9:30 – 11:30 am
South Regional Library
Teen volunteers are needed for voice actors, puppeteers, and behind-the-scenes help for puppet shows to be performed for families …

Teen Advisory Board
Posted on October 15, 2014
Teen Advisory Board

Teens will give voice in the planning of programs, book selections and other resources. Registration begins November 3.
Tuesday, November 25
1:00 – 2:30 pm
South Regional Library
Saturday, December 20
10:00 – 11:30 am
South Regional Library

Last Minute Gifts, with Chocolate!
Posted on October 15, 2014
Last Minute Gifts, with Chocolate!

Create and eat some delicious desserts that would work as great last minute gift ideas. Teens will make peppermint bark and chocolate, coconut and caramel pretzels. Registration begins November 24.
Thursday, December 4
6:00 – 7:00 pm
North …

Winter Break Anime for Teens
Posted on October 15, 2014
Winter Break Anime for Teens

Saturday, December 20
1:00 – 4:00 pm
South Regional Library
The Lafayette Public Library and LouisiANIME are bringing anime fun to your winter break! Registration begins December 3.

CREATE Video Lab
Posted on October 15, 2014
CREATE Video Lab

Teens! Learn how to make a stop-motion masterpiece! We will walk you through the shooting process and provide video equipment. Participants will have the chance to enter their video creations in a statewide contest and …

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 …

Louisiana Teen Readers’ Choice – Code Name Verity
Posted on October 22, 2013
Louisiana Teen Readers’ Choice – Code Name Verity

Lafayette teens are invited to read and vote for their favorite teen book of the 10 Louisiana Teen Readers’ Choice titles listed below. Teens that read at least two books from the list may vote …

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 …