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Mouton House Lecture Series
Posted on October 5, 2018
Mouton House Lecture Series

October: Speaker Buz Bullock will talk about El Cazador, a Spanish brig that sank in the Gulf of Mexico in 1784. The ship was carrying 450,000 Spanish reales (unit of currency), and never reached its destination …

Explore a World of Art with Your Library Card!
Posted on October 5, 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.

Storybook Pumpkin Patch
Posted on October 5, 2018
Storybook Pumpkin Patch

Transform a pumpkin into your favorite book character! Paint or decorate it at home (no carved pumpkins, please), then bring it to the South Regional Library to be displayed in our pumpkin patch. Submissions can …

Rumors, Traitors & Disorder
Posted on October 5, 2018
Rumors, Traitors & Disorder

Franco-Ontarian historian Joseph Gangné will discuss spies and espionage in Louisiana during the Seven Years War. Funding Provided by the Centre de la Francophonie des Ameriques and co-sponsored by the Center for Louisiana Studies with …

Trick or Trivia
Posted on October 5, 2018
Trick or Trivia

Grab some friends and join us for three rounds of trivia that will test your knowledge of all things spooky. Prizes will be awarded; costumes encouraged! Ages 12 – 18.
Wednesday, October 31
4:30 – 5:30 PM
Main …

Musical Movies at the Library
Posted on October 4, 2018
Musical Movies at the Library

Come to the library and enjoy some of the greatest musicals in film history!

Robot Wars!
Posted on October 4, 2018
Robot Wars!

Build a LEGO Mindstorm robot warrior or use a pre-built combatant in our awesome arena where you’ll fight other bots to the death (or until their batteries run out). Ages 8 & up. Registration begins …

Teen Animanga Club
Posted on October 4, 2018
Teen Animanga Club

Watch anime clips and discuss manga favorites in this fun teen gathering! Refreshments provided. Ages 12 – 18.
Fridays: November 2; December 7
4:30 – 6:00 pm
South Regional Library

There Goes Tokyo!
Posted on October 4, 2018
There Goes Tokyo!

It’s a blast from the past – join us as we watch episodes from the animated 1998 Godzilla TV-series.
Saturday, November 3
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
South Regional Library

Dungeons & Dragons
Posted on October 4, 2018
Dungeons & Dragons

Grab your dice and join us for a Dungeons & Dragons campaign led by the staff of Sword & Board. Beginners and veterans welcome. Ages 10 – 17. Registration by phone or in person begins …

Saturday Study Hall: High School Edition
Posted on October 4, 2018
Saturday Study Hall: High School Edition

Students, get ready for the SAT, ACT, or prepare for AP exams by mastering key concepts and powerful test-taking strategies with fun and engaging Videos by Homework Louisiana’s free databases. Computers will be provided, but …

ACT Practice Test
Posted on October 4, 2018
ACT Practice Test

Take a free ACT practice test provided by the Princeton Review in a fully proctored test-like environment. Please bring your own #2 pencils and a non-graphing calculator. Register at princetonreview.com.
Saturday, November 3
9:30 am – 1:00 …

3D Printing 101
Posted on October 4, 2018
3D Printing 101

Use Tinkercad to learn the basics of 3D design and printing. Ages 9 & up, register online!
October date registrations begin Monday, August 20.
November & December date registrations begin Monday, October 22.
 

Community Health Fair
Posted on October 4, 2018
Community Health Fair

Get happy and healthy at the library! UL Lafayette nursing students and Minute Med Urgent Care Clinic will offer free health screenings and information for all ages.

Teen DIY
Posted on October 4, 2018
Teen DIY

We’ll provide the craft – you provide the creativity! Come by and make something amazing! Ages 12 – 18.
November & December date registration begins Monday, October 22

Fall Craft: Braided Infinity Scarves
Posted on October 4, 2018
Fall Craft: Braided Infinity Scarves

Learn how to upcycle a t-shirt into the perfect fall accessory: a braided infinity scarf! Bring your own colorful t-shirt or use one provided by the library. Ages 10 & up.
Thursday, November 8
6:00 – 7:00 …

Fandom Friday
Posted on October 4, 2018
Fandom Friday

What’s your fandom? Hang out, make friends, and have fun with other members of the fandom community. It’s the perfect place to complain about your ship sinking! Ages 12-18. 
Fridays:
November 9 & December 7
4:30 – 5:30 pm
Main …

Saturday Study Hall: Middle School Edition
Posted on October 4, 2018
Saturday Study Hall: Middle School Edition

Get an early edge on middle school Math & English.
Middle school students ages 10 & up learn the core math and English concepts with fun, fast online video lessons using Homework Louisiana’s free databases. Laptop …

Books & Bites Tween Club
Posted on October 4, 2018
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. Ages 8 – 12.

Harry Potter Book Club
Posted on October 4, 2018
Harry Potter Book Club

Harry Potter fans unite! Join us for spell-binding book discussions, crafts, and activities about all things Hogwarts. Recommended for Ages 10 – 17.
Wednesdays: 4:30 – 5:30 pm
November 14 – Harry Potter and the Prisoner of …