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Writes of Spring Winners
Posted on May 2, 2016
Writes of Spring Winners

Congratulations to the young writers who placed in our Writes of Spring Writing Contest! Their names and the titles of their pieces are listed below.
The Awards Ceremony for K-8th grade winners will be held on …

Teen Volunteers Needed!
Posted on May 2, 2016
Teen Volunteers Needed!

The Lafayette Public Library is looking for teen volunteers to assist with the 2016 Summer Reading Program. The program runs from Tuesday, May 31 through Friday, July 29 and volunteers are needed at the Main, …

Teen Animanga Club
Posted on February 22, 2016
Teen Animanga Club

Watch and discuss anime and manga favorites!
South Regional
Friday, May 6
5:00 – 6:30 PM

Drop-in Gaming for Teens
Posted on February 22, 2016
Drop-in Gaming for Teens

Teens are invited to drop-in and play Super Smash Bros. or bring board/card games from home.
East Regional Library
Saturday, May 7
2:00 – 3:30 PM
South Regional Library
Saturdays: May 14
2:30 – 4:00 PM

Teen Comic Book Swap
Posted on February 22, 2016
Teen Comic Book Swap

Celebrate Free Comic Book Day by picking up a free comic supplied by Acadiana Comics & Collectibles (first 50 attendees) and swapping your old comics with friends, new and old.
Saturday, May 7
1:00 – 3:00 PM
South …

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on February 22, 2016
Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs

Come MAKE with us the Main and South Regional Libraries! Our Makerspaces and Tech Labs offer classes in digital media, paper and textile arts, electronics and fabrication, as well as open access time. For more information about …

Teen Read and Feed
Posted on February 22, 2016
Teen Read and Feed

Discuss teen books while enjoying tasty treats! Open to teens ages 12 – 18.
Friday, May 13
5:00 – 6:30 PM
South Regional Library
All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

Teen Screen
Posted on February 22, 2016
Teen Screen

Join us for movie showings for teens ages 12 – 18! These showings take place at the East Regional and South Regional Libraries.
Friday, May 13
4:00 – 5:30 pm
East Regional
Beetlejuice (1988, PG, 92 min.)

Teen Library Corps
Posted on February 22, 2016
Teen Library Corps

Teens are invited to help plan library programs and suggest future events.
South Regional Library
Saturday, May 14
1:00 – 2:00 PM

Chess Club
Posted on February 22, 2016
Chess Club

A chance to practice your chess moves on others. All playing levels (including beginners) welcome. Ages 8 and up.
South Regional Library
Wednesday, May 25 (Registration begins May 2.)
6:00-7:00 pm

Summer Reading Kickoff!
Posted on February 22, 2016
Summer Reading Kickoff!

Friday, May 27
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Main Library
On Your Mark, Get Set… READ! Join the Lafayette Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Win prizes for reading and enjoy a full lineup of free entertaining and educational …

Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!
Posted on February 22, 2016
Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!

Read or listen to 100 books between January 1 and December 31, 2016, 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 …

LRT: Crafts and Classes
Posted on February 23, 2015
LRT: Crafts and Classes

LEGO Mindstorms Obstacles Course
Pit your Lego Mindstorm Robot against our obstacle course! You can build a robot that navigates the entire course or create a specialized robot that excels at one specific hurdle. Work in groups with …

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 …