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Lafayette Reads Together (LRT): The Crossover by Kwame Alexander
Posted on December 6, 2017
Lafayette Reads Together (LRT): The Crossover by Kwame Alexander

Lafayette Reads Together (LRT) is a community-wide reading experience from the Lafayette Public Library, the Lafayette Parish School System and many local organizations. Visit our libraries for a free copy of the 2018 selected book, The …

Friends of the Library Mystery Book Sale
Posted on December 6, 2017
Friends of the Library Mystery Book Sale

Pick up a good mystery book at a great price and support the Friends of the Library!
Friday, January 19 and Saturday, January 20
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Main Library

Makerspace & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on December 6, 2017
Makerspace & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs

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.).

Snack Attack
Posted on December 6, 2017
Snack Attack

Make delicious creations from easy, no-bake recipes! Registration required. Ages 12 – 18.
Friday, January 19
4:30 – 5:30 PM
Main Library

Drop-In Gaming
Posted on December 6, 2017
Drop-In Gaming

Play Wii or PS4 games, or bring board/card games from home! Ages 12–18.
Saturdays: January 20, February 17
2:00 – 4:00 PM
East Regional Library

Teen Cookie Decorating Workshop
Posted on December 6, 2017
Teen Cookie Decorating Workshop

Angelle Vidrine, the owner of Cajun Cookie Compnay, will show you how to decorate cookies like a pro! Registration begins Monday, January 8.
Wednesday, January 31
4:30 – 6:00 PM
Main Library

LPL Coding Club
Posted on December 6, 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 …

So Bad It’s Good Movie Nights
Posted on December 6, 2017
So Bad It’s Good Movie Nights

A continuing series of movie nights showcasing the very best of the worst, from bad acting and horrific plot holes to deeply flawed decision making. Ages 12 & up.
January 23: Troll 2 (PG-13, 1990, 95 …

10 Steps to Taking Great Photos
Posted on December 6, 2017
10 Steps to Taking Great Photos

Learn ten easy steps to better photos from professional photographer James Freeman. Whether you shoot for hobby, or just want better pics from your phone, this class will help you take that next step. Open …

Chess Club
Posted on December 6, 2017
Chess Club

A chance to practice your chess moves on other players. All playing levels (including beginners) welcome. Ages 8 & up. Registration begins Tuesday, December 26.

Feed Your Mind
Posted on December 6, 2017
Feed Your Mind

Kids will make a healthy trail mix while having drop-in activities such as advanced coloring sheets, a board game, bingo based on pop culture or current events, trivia and more. Ages 5 – 12.
Wednesdays:
January 24; February …

Adulting 101
Posted on December 6, 2017
Adulting 101

Learn the life hacks that you will need to successfully adult! Open to teens; Register online!
Thursdays: January 25, February 22
6:00 – 7:00 pm
East Regional Library

Blu Ray Theater
Posted on December 6, 2017
Blu Ray Theater

See a host of 2017′s most popular films, with movie theater-like video and audio, at the South Regional Library. Open to teens and adults.
All films begin at 6:00 PM:
* January 25:  The Fate of the Furious (2017, …

Teen Animanga Club
Posted on December 6, 2017
Teen Animanga Club

Watch anime clips and discuss manga favorites in this fun teen gathering! Refreshments provided. Ages 12 – 18.
Fridays: Feburary 2
5:00 – 6:30 PM
South Regional Library 

Fandom Fridays
Posted on December 6, 2017
Fandom Fridays

Calling teens of all fandoms! Join us for an fun afternoon of cosplay, trivia and more. Ages 12-18. Register online!
Fridays: February 2, February 23
4:30 – 6:00 PM
Main Library

Books & Bites Tween Club
Posted on December 6, 2017
Books & Bites Tween Club

Join our book club! It’s simple: read the selected book then come talk about it with us while enjoying some yummy snacks.
Monday:
February 5: The Crossover by Kwame Alexander (LRT)*
5:30 – 6:30 PM
East Regional Library
Our February …

Board Game Basement
Posted on December 6, 2017
Board Game Basement

Saunter down to the basement to enjoy board games and tabletop gaming. Feel free to bring your own games. Refreshments provided. Open to ages 15 and up.
Wednesday:
February 7, February 21
5:30 – 8:30 PM
Main Library

Teen DIY Crafts
Posted on December 6, 2017
Teen DIY Crafts

We’ll provide the craft. You provide the creativity! Come in and make something amazing! Registration online!
Wednesday, February 7; 4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library

Teen Screen
Posted on December 6, 2017
Teen Screen

Join us for snacks and a special showing of Space Jam!
Thursday, February 8
4:30 – 6:30 PM
Main Library

Teen Library Corps
Posted on December 6, 2017
Teen Library Corps

Meet friends, new and old, and help plan future library programs. Ages 12 – 18.
Saturday, February 10
1:00 – 2:00 PM
South Regional Library