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Writes of Spring Writing Contest Winners
Posted on February 14, 2017
Writes of Spring Writing Contest Winners

The Lafayette Public Library is proud to announce the Writes of Spring Contest winners. Thank you for all of your amazing entries! The High School Awards Ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 4 at …

Drop-In Gaming
Posted on February 14, 2017
Drop-In Gaming

Play Wii or PS4 games, or bring board/card games from home! Ages 12–18.
Saturday, April 29
2:00 – 3:30 PM
East Regional Library

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on February 14, 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 …

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on February 14, 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..).

Teen Animanga Club
Posted on February 14, 2017
Teen Animanga Club

Watch anime clips and discuss manga favorites in this fun teen gathering! Refreshments provided. Ages 12 – 18.
Friday, May 5
5:00 – 6:30 PM
South Regional Library 

Teen Library Corps
Posted on February 14, 2017
Teen Library Corps

Meet friends, earn volunteer time and help plan library events. Open to ages 12 – 18.
Saturday, May 6
1:00 – 2:00 PM
South Regional Library 
 
 
 

Study Space for Teens
Posted on February 14, 2017
Study Space for Teens

Need a spot to study, work on a group project or write that paper you’ve been putting off? We’ll provide the space and snacks! Ages 12 – 18.

Mondays:
May 8, 15
4:00 – 8:00 PM
East Regional Library 

Teen Snack Attack
Posted on February 14, 2017
Teen Snack Attack

Teens will create delicious and easy no-bake recipes. In April, make salsa with the LSU Ag Center’s Tiffany Williams. Ages 12 – 18. Registration begins Monday, February 20.
Friday, May 12
4:30 – 5:30 PM
South Regional Library 

French Fun Day
Posted on February 14, 2017
French Fun Day

Stories, activities and special guests presenting en français. Open to all ages.
Saturday, May 20
10:30 AM – noon
Main Library
* Prairie Elementary’s musical group, Mardi de Music, will perform live.

Chess Club
Posted on February 14, 2017
Chess Club

Learn the rules and practice your moves. All levels welcome, including beginners! Ages 8 and up. Registration begins on Monday, March 6.

Wednesday, May 24
6:00 – 7:00 PM
North Regional Library  

School’s Out for Summer!
Posted on February 14, 2017
School’s Out for Summer!

You’ve survived another school year! Celebrate with food, activities, and video games. You’ll also learn about volunteering at the library and the great summer programs we are planning! Ages 12 – 18.
Friday, May 26
3:00 – 4:00 …

Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!
Posted on January 16, 2017
Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!

Read or listen to 100 books between January 1 and December 31, 2017, 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 …

Free Audiobooks with SYNC
Posted on October 18, 2015
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 May 5th through August 17th, with two audiobooks available …

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 …