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LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on August 2, 2019
LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours

Open access time allows patrons to explore and experiment as they independently work on projects of their choosing. Self-guided online tutorials are available for most applications. For more information about the Makerspaces and a list …

Feed Your Mind
Posted on August 1, 2019
Feed Your Mind

Kids will make a healthy trail mix while having drop-in activities such as more advanced coloring sheets, board games, bingo-based on pop culture or current events, trivia and more. Ages 5-12.

Thursdays: September – October
4:30 – …

Treasure Hunt
Posted on August 1, 2019
Treasure Hunt

Avast! Pirates have hidden their loot in the library! Follow the clues that lead to its location. If you find it, you get to take a piece home! Ages 3-12.
Thursday, September 19
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
South …

Small Folk Studio
Posted on August 1, 2019
Small Folk Studio

An opportunity for toddlers to create and explore art mediums. Dress for a mess! Ages 18 months-3 years. Registration begins Monday, August 26.
Fridays: September 20; October 18
10:30 – 11:15 am
Main Library
 
 

French Fun Day
Posted on August 1, 2019
French Fun Day

Join us for stories, activities, and special guests presented en français! Ages 5-12.
Saturdays:
September 21: Fun and Games with Rachel Perry
October 19 - Louisiana Werewolf Legends with Rachel Doherty
10:30 – 11:30 am
Main Library

 

LEGO Club
Posted on August 1, 2019
LEGO Club

Kids will build unique LEGO creations based on a given theme! Ages 5 & up.
Saturdays: September 21; October 19
2:00 – 3:00 pm
North Regional Library

Lego Science Challenge
Posted on August 1, 2019
Lego Science Challenge

Can you build a LEGO tower that can withstand an earthquake, save a minifigure trapped in ice, or build the fastest LEGO racer? Try these and other fun science-based challenges and maybe learn a few …

Ollie Robot Lab
Posted on August 1, 2019
Ollie Robot Lab

Meet your need for speed with the Ollie racing robot! The power is in your hands as you navigate obstacle courses, execute tricks, and take on other fun challenges. Ages 8 – 12. Registration begins …

After-School Special
Posted on August 1, 2019
After-School Special

Join us for after school fun. Each week is a different surprise activity! Ages 5–12.
Mondays: September–October (except holidays)
4:30 – 5:30 pm
Chenier Branch

M.I.Brary Ukulele Lesson for Beginners
Posted on August 1, 2019
M.I.Brary Ukulele Lesson for Beginners

Join us for a beginner ukulele lesson by the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra! This lesson is an extension of our M.I.Brary Musical Instrument Library and open to those interested in checking out a ukulele or have already …

Pixelate It
Posted on August 1, 2019
Pixelate It

Design and build your own pixelated platform game using our hands-on Bloxels boards! Ages 7 – 12. Registration begins Monday, August 26.
Tuesday, September 24
4:30 – 6:00 pm
West Regional Library

Fairy-Tale Science
Posted on August 1, 2019
Fairy-Tale Science

Using your engineering skills, can you help your favorite fairy tale characters solve their problems? Come find out! Ages 7-12. Registration begins Monday, September 9.
Tuesday, September 24
4:30 – 5:30 pm
South Regional Library

My First Book Club
Posted on August 1, 2019
My First Book Club

Join us as we read and discuss longer picture books and early readers together. We’ll finish with a fun activity and craft based on the book. Children do not need to be reading on their …

Crafternoon
Posted on August 1, 2019
Crafternoon

Come play with us! Drop in and join us for some crafty fun. Ages 5 – 12.
Wednesdays: September 25; October 30
4:00 – 5:30 pm
East Regional Library

Homeschool Hangout
Posted on August 1, 2019
Homeschool Hangout

An afternoon of learning stations revolving around different themes for homeschooling families. Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, August 26. 
September – Butterflies (Presented by Acadiana Park Nature Station)
October – Music 
 

Origami Bookmarks
Posted on August 1, 2019
Origami Bookmarks

A new school year means new books to read! Never lose your place with these bookmarks that are fun to make. Ages 7-12. Registration begins Monday, September 9.
Wednesday, September 25
4:30 – 5:30 pm
South Regional Library
 

Pokémon Go to the Library
Posted on August 1, 2019
Pokémon Go to the Library

Calling all Pokémon trainers! Come to the Pokéstop at the library and catch, trade, and battle!
Thursdays: September 26: October 24
5:00 – 6:00 pm
West Regional Library

Fall Festival
Posted on August 1, 2019
Fall Festival

Fall is here! Celebrate with fall-themed games, activities, and crafts. Bring your silly or cool pumpkins ahead of time to participate in our pumpkin decorating contest. Ages 3-12.
Saturday, September 28
2:00 – 4:00 pm
East Regional Library
 
 

3D Printing for Kids
Posted on August 1, 2019
3D Printing for Kids

Kids will learn the basics of 3D printing at the library! See our printer in action, design in Tinkercad, and learn about other online resources for 3D designs. Ages 8–12. Registration begins Monday, September 9.
Monday, …

3D Printing Workshops
Posted on August 1, 2019
3D Printing Workshops

3D Printing for Kids
Kids will learn the basics of 3D printing at the library! See our printer in action, design in Tinkercad, and learn about other online resources for 3D designs.
Ages 8–12. Registration begins Monday, September …