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LEGO Free-Build Challenge
Posted on August 1, 2018
LEGO Free-Build Challenge

Show off your creativity & ingenuity! Participants will be given a random assortment of Lego bricks and one hour to create an original masterpiece. Library staff will assess entries and award prizes based on various …

Ink Stamped Candle Holders
Posted on August 1, 2018
Ink Stamped Candle Holders

Make a plain tea light holder beautiful by stamping on alcohol inks in various vibrant colors. Registration begins Monday, October 8. Recommended for Age 12 & up.
Friday, October 19
3:30 – 4:30 PM
Main Library Makerspace

Teen Scream Cinema
Posted on August 1, 2018
Teen Scream Cinema

Do you like scary movies? Then come join us for some spooky film fun. Refreshments will be provided.
Tuesday, October 23
The Sixth Sense (PG-13, 1999, 108 min.)
4:30 – 6:30 PM
Main Library

Boo Bash
Posted on August 1, 2018
Boo Bash

Can’t wait until Halloween? You don’t have to! Put on your costume and celebrate early with tricks and treats at the library!
Tuesday, October 23
2:00-3:00 pm
South Regional Library
Tuesday, October 30
4:00-5:00 pm
North Regional Library

NaNoWriMo Kickoff
Posted on August 1, 2018
NaNoWriMo Kickoff

Come “write” in! National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun approach to creative writing for anyone who has ever thought about writing a novel. Participants begin working toward the goal of writing a 50,000-word …

Caturday
Posted on August 1, 2018
Caturday

Cat-a-palooza at the Main Library! Make a cat castle out of old boxes and hear from an expert about how to care for your cat. Lafayette Animal Control will be on site to offer cat adoptions, so …

Mouton House Lecture Series: The Mystery of the Shipwreck, El Cazador
Posted on August 1, 2018
Mouton House Lecture Series: The Mystery of the Shipwreck, El Cazador

Sunday, October 28
2:00 – 3:00 PM
Alexandre Mouton House (1122 Lafayette Street)
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 …

Rumors, Traitors & Disorder
Posted on August 1, 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 August 1, 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 …

Kid’s Cafe provided by Second Harvest Food Bank
Posted on April 30, 2018
Kid’s Cafe provided by Second Harvest Food Bank

Join us in the Craft Room for a free afternoon snack provided by Second Harvest Food Bank! Open to all children 18 years and younger.
Monday – Friday
Now through Friday, August 10
3:00 – 4:00 PM
Main Library Craft Room

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 …