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Libraries ROCK! Summer Reading Program
Posted on May 1, 2018
Libraries ROCK! Summer Reading Program

DON’T FORGET: Earn badges for completing our Summer Activities for All Ages! Log in to your Summer Reading Program online account to get started.
Children’s Program
Libraries ROCK! Children up to 12 years old can join our Children’s Summer Reading Program beginning …

LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on May 1, 2018
LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours

Come MAKE with us at the Main and South Regional Libraries! Our Makerspace and Tech Labs offer classes in digital media, paper/textile arts, electronics, robotics, and fabrication (3D Printing, Laser Cutting, etc.).
All of our Makerspace Programs …

Explore a World of Art with Your Library Card!
Posted on May 1, 2018
Explore a World of Art with Your Library Card!

The Hilliard University Art Museum and the Lafayette Public Library System are thrilled to announce a partnership that allows members of the community to check out a free family admission pass.

Fandom Fridays
Posted on April 30, 2018
Fandom Fridays

Calling teens of all fandoms! Join us for a fun afternoon of cosplay, trivia and more. Ages 12-18. 
Friday, July 20
Cosplay Workshop
3:00 – 5:00 PM
Main Library

Fix-It Café
Posted on April 30, 2018
Fix-It Café

Have some broken or torn items? Fix them, don’t throw them out! No Waste Lafayette and Project Front Yard are hosting a Fix-it Café at the Main Library from 10-2 focusing on bike repair, clothing, textiles, leather goods and …

After-Hours Mini Golf
Posted on April 30, 2018
After-Hours Mini Golf

Families will have a “hole” lot of fun in the library after-hours as they play through a multi-hole mini-golf course set up throughout the library.
Saturday, July 21
6:00 – 7:00 PM
South Regional Library

Drop-In Gaming
Posted on April 30, 2018
Drop-In Gaming

Play Switch or PS4 games, or bring board/card games from home! Ages 12–18.
 
 
 
 

Saturdays:
July 21, August 18
2:00 – 4:00 pm
East Regional Library
Saturdays:
July 28, August 25
2:30 – 4:00 PM
South Regional Library
 

 

Avengers Escape Room
Posted on April 30, 2018
Avengers Escape Room

Avengers fans, assemble your team to help Earth’s Mightiest Heroes save the world in this escape game! For Ages 12 & up.
Register by phone only for June program beginning Monday, June 4. 
Register by phone only …

Damsel in Defense Warrior Workshop
Posted on April 30, 2018
Damsel in Defense Warrior Workshop

Learn how to walk away a winner when losing is not an option. This safety class is for women to learn safety, get physical, and learn how to fight for their lives!
Recommended for females Ages …

Intro to Handweaving
Posted on April 30, 2018
Intro to Handweaving

Create handwoven coasters using a small loom that you can bring home. For Ages 14 & up.
Registration begins Monday, July 2.
Tuesday, July 24
6:00 – 8:00 pm
East Regional Library

3D Printing 101
Posted on April 30, 2018
3D Printing 101

Use Tinkercad to learn the basics of 3D design and printing. Ages 9 & up, register online!
Registration begins Monday, June 18.
Tuesday, July 24
3:30 – 4:30 pm
South Regional Library Makerspace

Chess Club
Posted on April 30, 2018
Chess Club

A chance to practice your chess moves on other players. All playing levels (including beginners) welcome. Ages 8 & up. Registration begins Monday, July 2.
Wednesday, July 25
6:00 – 7:00 pm
East Regional Library

Family Movies
Posted on April 30, 2018
Family Movies

Come watch family movies at your local library! Look below for times and showings:

Beads in Bloom: French Beading
Posted on April 30, 2018
Beads in Bloom: French Beading

Connie Boustany will teach the traditional craft of French beading to create a beautiful, one-of-a-kind flower. For Ages 14 & up.
Registration for June programs begins Monday, May 21; Registration for July and August programs begins …

“A Summer Place” Painting Workshop
Posted on April 30, 2018
“A Summer Place” Painting Workshop

Create an intuitive, summertime-invoking work of art on canvas paper using acrylic paints, clear masks, and patterned paper. For Ages 14 & up.
Wednesday, July 25
2:00 – 4:00 pm
East Regional Library

Digital Media Magic with AOC
Posted on April 30, 2018
Digital Media Magic with AOC

The creative staff from Acadiana Open Channel will show you how to take pics that pop & selfies that shine in these amazing digital media workshops.
Creative Selfies
Registration begins May 21 for East Regional, and July …

Geek Cinema
Posted on April 30, 2018
Geek Cinema

Watch various Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Superhero films at the East Regional Library! Open to teens and adults. 

Thursdays, 6:00- 8:00 pm

July 26 – Thor: Ragnarok (starts at 5:45) (PG-13, 2017, 130 min.)
East Regional Library

The Greatest Detective Movies
Posted on April 30, 2018
The Greatest Detective Movies

If you figured out that this month’s theme is the greatest detective movies, then you may feel right at home watching these detectives!
Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:00 P.M.

Teen DIY: Rock Art
Posted on April 30, 2018
Teen DIY: Rock Art

We’ll provide the craft — you provide the creativity. You’re guaranteed to make something amazing with our open Rock Art craft! No registration required.
Thursday, July 26
2:00 – 3:00 pm
North Regional Library

Glow in the Dark – After Hours
Posted on April 30, 2018
Glow in the Dark – After Hours

Stay after the library closes for a glow in the dark party to celebrate the end of summer! Registration begins Monday, July 16.
Friday, July 27
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Main Library