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Free Audiobooks with SYNC
Posted on August 4, 2017
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 April 27 through August 17th, with two audiobooks available …

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on August 4, 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..).

Chess Club
Posted on August 4, 2017
Chess Club

Learn the rules and practice your moves. All levels welcome, including beginners! Ages 8 and up. Registration begins on Monday, June 5.
Wednesday, August 23
6:00 – 7:00 PM
East Regional Library

Teen Library Corps
Posted on August 3, 2017
Teen Library Corps

Meet friends new and old, and help plan future library programs.  Ages 12 – 18.
Mondays: August 28, September 11, October 16
5:00 – 6:00 PM
Main Library 

Teen Animanga Club
Posted on August 3, 2017
Teen Animanga Club

Watch anime clips and discuss manga favorites in this fun teen gathering! Refreshments provided. Ages 12 – 18.
Fridays: September 1, October 6
5:00 – 6:30 PM
South Regional Library 

Board Game Basement
Posted on August 3, 2017
Board Game Basement

Meetup for adults to play their favorite board games – bring your own or come play one of ours! Refreshments provided. Ages 15 and up. 
Main Library
Wednesdays: September 6, 20; October 18
5:30 – 8:30 PM

Book Clubs at the Lafayette Public Library
Posted on August 3, 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 …

Geek Cinema at the Library
Posted on August 3, 2017
Geek Cinema at the Library

Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Superhero films! Open to teens and adults. Thursdays, 6-8 PM
East Regional Library
Thursday, September 7
6:00 – 8:00 pm
Kong: Skull Island (2017, PG-13, 118 minutes)

Thursday Movies at the Library
Posted on August 3, 2017
Thursday Movies at the Library

Enjoy screenings of 2017 Oscar winners and nominees! Refreshments provided. Open to teens and adults.
All films begin at 6:30 PM
South Regional Library
September 7: Love and Friendship (90 minutes, Rated PG)

Teddy Bear Jamboree
Posted on August 3, 2017
Teddy Bear Jamboree

It’s National Teddy Bear Day! Bring a stuffed friend and join us for teddy bear-themed stories, activities and parade around the library. Ages 3 and up.

Friday, September 8
10:30 – 11:30 AM
South Regional Library

Snack Attack
Posted on August 3, 2017
Snack Attack

Make delicious creations from easy, no-bake recipes! Registration begins Monday, August 21. Ages 12 – 18.
South Regional Library
Friday, September 8
4:30 – 5:00 pm

Family Movies
Posted on August 3, 2017
Family Movies

Join us for a screening of a recent Hollywood hit movie! All Ages.
Saturday, September 9: Beauty and the Beast (129 min., PG, 2017)
2:00 – 4:00 PM
East Regional Library

Drop-In Gaming
Posted on August 3, 2017
Drop-In Gaming

Play Wii or PS4 games, or bring board/card games from home! Ages 12–18.
South Regional Library
Saturdays: 2:30 – 4:00 pm
September 9, October 21

Student Support Sundays
Posted on August 3, 2017
Student Support Sundays

Need help getting started on a school project? Sign up for a one-hour slot for one-on-one help from a librarian. Open to all ages. Call to reserve your time slot.
Sundays:
September 10, 17, 24; October 1, 8, …

Homework Hangout
Posted on August 3, 2017
Homework Hangout

Looking for resources to help with homework? Join us for Homework Hangout to get homework assistance using library resources. Open to Ages 7 – 18.
Tuesdays:
September 12, 26; October 10, 24
4:30 – 5:30 PM
Chenier Branch

LPL Coding Club
Posted on August 3, 2017
LPL Coding Club

LPL Coding Club is for young people who like working with computers and want to know more about computer programming. Join the club to learn from each other and take self-guided lessons in programming languages …

Fandom Fridays
Posted on August 3, 2017
Fandom Fridays

Calling teens of all fandoms! Join us for an fun afternoon of cosplay, trivia and more. Ages 12-18, registration starts Monday, August 21. 
Main Library
Friday, September 15
4:00 – 5:30 pm

Unplugged Mondays
Posted on August 3, 2017
Unplugged Mondays

Families can unplug and play games of all sorts! Bring your own games or choose from ours. Open to all ages.
Mondays:
September 18; October 23
4:00 – 5:30 PM
Main Library

Adulting 101
Posted on August 3, 2017
Adulting 101

Learn the life hacks that you will need to successfully adult! Open to teens; registration begins Monday, September 11.
Main Library
Tuesday, September 19
3:00 – 4:00 pm

Next Stop for Author Matt de la Peña
Posted on August 3, 2017
Next Stop for Author Matt de la Peña

Author Matt de la Peña, winner of the 2016 Newbery Medal for his picture book Last Stop on Market Street, will speak about his journey from a reluctant reader to award-winning author. He will talk about what …