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Cosplay Costume Sewing Workshop
Posted on November 28, 2018
Cosplay Costume Sewing Workshop

Join Princess Frenchie and friends to learn basic sewing and stitching while using a pre-made pattern to create your very own cosplay costume! This is a two-part workshop (part one on January 11, part two …

Test Prep: Strategies and Resources
Posted on November 28, 2018
Test Prep: Strategies and Resources

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.
Students must have a valid …

TV Club
Posted on November 28, 2018
TV Club

It’s like a book club, but for TV shows! We’ll watch key episodes of some of the greatest TV shows of all time, then spend time talking about them. Refreshments provided.
Alfred Hitchcock Presents: Revenge
Monday, January …

Books & Bites Tween Club
Posted on November 28, 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.

Chess Club
Posted on November 28, 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, October 22.

 

90′s Nite
Posted on November 28, 2018
90′s Nite

Miss the ‘90s or wish you could have been there? We’ve got just the thing: Play-Doh, fortune teller folding, board games, and ‘90s TV. Oh my!
Wednesday, January 16
4:30 – 6:00 pm
Main Library

Snack Attack
Posted on November 28, 2018
Snack Attack

Learn to create some easy recipes! Amaze your friends and families with the things you can make in this teen program. Ages 12 – 18. Registration begins Monday, December 31.
Tuesdays: January 22 & February 26
4:30 – …

Perler Bead Dog Portraits (LRT)
Posted on November 28, 2018
Perler Bead Dog Portraits (LRT)

Celebrating Finding Gobi, our selection for Lafayette Reads Together, use beads that fuse when heated to make a precious pooch portrait. Recommended for Ages 10-18. Registration begins Monday, January 14.
Friday, January 25
4:00 – 5:30 PM
Main Library Makerspace

Manic Monday
Posted on November 28, 2018
Manic Monday

Got a case of the Mondays? Come do homework, play games, or have a snack. We’ve got just the cure for your Monday blues.
Mondays: January 28 & February 25
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Main Library

An Evening with Author Dion Leonard (LRT)
Posted on November 28, 2018
An Evening with Author Dion Leonard (LRT)

Author Dion Leonard will talk about his journey in Finding Gobi while running an ultramarathon in the Gobi Desert. Along the way, he discovered many things about himself and China. Preceeding the author talk, Middlebrook Mandarin …

Teen Lego Lab
Posted on November 28, 2018
Teen Lego Lab

LEGO-loving teens can hangout, build original creations for display, and explore LEGO Mindstorms in this monthly meetup.
Tuesdays: January 29 & February 26
4:30 – 5:30 pm
East Regional Library

After-Hours Mini Golf
Posted on November 28, 2018
After-Hours Mini Golf

Families will have a “hole” lot of fun after hours as they play through a multi-hole mini-golf course set up throughout the library.
Saturday, February 2
6:00-7:00 pm
South Regional Library

Oreo Taste Test Challenge
Posted on November 28, 2018
Oreo Taste Test Challenge

Are you up for a real challenge? Come taste a variety of Oreo flavors and see how many you can guess correctly.
Thursday, February 7
4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library

Arduino Basics
Posted on November 28, 2018
Arduino Basics

Join LSUE computer science professor Laurie Seeder to learn the beginnings of wiring and programming an Arduino, a microcontroller that can be used to interact with buttons, LEDs, motors, speakers, and much more. Ages 8 …

Finding Gobi Book Discussion (LRT)
Posted on November 28, 2018
Finding Gobi Book Discussion (LRT)

Take part in a discussion of Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard. Our special guest is Christine Duay, Lafayette Parish School System’s Director of Early Childhood. Ms. Duay will bring along Willow, the public schools’ service dog. For Ages …

Make a Meme
Posted on November 28, 2018
Make a Meme

Love memes? So do we! Come to the makerspace, design your own meme, and heat transfer it. We’ll provide tote bags; participants may also bring one cotton tee of their own. Ages 12–18. Registration begins Monday, …

Talk to a Dog Expert (LRT)
Posted on November 28, 2018
Talk to a Dog Expert (LRT)

Are you curious why dogs act in certain ways and what they are trying to tell you? Find out with dog expert Ally Lockin from ZenDog Training to learn about canine body language, how to …

Anti-Valentine’s Day
Posted on November 28, 2018
Anti-Valentine’s Day

Love is overrated: try out Anti-Valentine’s Day instead. Punch a valentine, create a bleeding heart card, or take home a horror novel mystery date.
Wednesday, February 13
All Day
Main Library

Valentine Paracord Bracelet
Posted on November 28, 2018
Valentine Paracord Bracelet

Teens can make a paracord bracelet with hearts stitched into the band. Open to all teens, while supplies last.
Thursday, February 14
4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library

History of the Long Plantation School
Posted on November 28, 2018
History of the Long Plantation School

Join local author Ken Green as he explains the history of the Long Plantation School, an African-American school founded by his grandfather in the 1920′s, and hear how he came to write a book about …