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Explore and Invent with LittleBits
Posted on May 8, 2016
Explore and Invent with LittleBits

Unlock your creativity and assemble electronic components from our LittleBits kits to make your own awesome inventions. Electronics + Engineering + Creativity = Summer Fun! Ages 7 – 12. Registration begins Monday, June 13.
Thursday, June 30
1:00 …

Fourth of July Hat
Posted on May 8, 2016
Fourth of July Hat

Make a fourth of July hat out of red, white and blue! Don’t forget the stars – it’s the fourth of July! Ages 5–12. Registration begins Monday, May 23.
Thursday, June 30
2:00 – 2:45 PM
Main Library
Thursday, June 30
2:30 – …

Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!
Posted on May 8, 2016
Take the Challenge: Join 100 Book Club!

Read or listen to 100 books between January 1 and December 31, 2016, and you will become a member of the 100 Book Club. Earn cool prizes and the bragging rights to say you accomplished something few others will! Complete rules are available …

Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs
Posted on May 8, 2016
Makerspaces & Tech Labs: Upcoming Programs

Come MAKE with us the Main and South Regional Libraries! Our Makerspaces and Tech Labs offer classes in digital media, paper and textile arts, electronics and fabrication, as well as open access time. For more information about …

Main Library Anniversary Celebration
Posted on May 8, 2016
Main Library Anniversary Celebration

Thursday, July 7
10: 30 AM – 1:00 PM
Main Library
The Lafayette Public Library’s Main Library is celebrating one year of serving the people of Lafayette in the newly renovated downtown facility. The library re-opened on July …

Small Folk Studio
Posted on May 8, 2016
Small Folk Studio

An opportunity for toddlers to create and explore art mediums. Caregivers be warned…dress for mess! Ages 18 months – 3 years. Registration begins Monday, May 23.
Friday, July 8
1030 – 11:15 AM
Main Library Craft Room
Monday, July 25
10:30 …

LEGO Club
Posted on May 8, 2016
LEGO Club

Kids will build unique LEGO creations based on a given theme. Ages 7 & up. Registration begins Monday, May 23.
East Regional Library
Meeting Room 1 
Saturday, July 9
2:00 – 3:00 PM
Thursday, July 28
4:00 – 5:00 PM
Main Library
Craft Room …

Family Movies
Posted on May 8, 2016
Family Movies

East Regional Library
Meeting Room 2 
Monday, July 18
2:00 PM
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day (2014, PG, 81 min.)
Monday, July 25
2:00 PM
Big Hero 6 (2014, PG, 102 min.)
Monday, August 1
2:00 PM
Goosebumps (2015, PG, 103 min.)
North Regional Library
Meeting …

Mike Anderson, Musician, Storyteller and Dulcimer Guy
Posted on May 8, 2016
Mike Anderson, Musician, Storyteller and Dulcimer Guy

Mike Anderson’s dynamic performance style keeps the audience, both young and old, entranced. Includes stories and five different musical instruments (including dulcimer). Ages 3–10.
Monday, July 11
10:30 – 11:15 AM
Main Library
Monday, July 11
2:30 – 3:15 PM
East …

Theatrical Play
Posted on May 8, 2016
Theatrical Play

Local theater instructor Alicia Chaisson shows how theater exercises can wake up the mind, body and voice. Ages 5 – 12. Registration begins Monday, June 27.
Monday, July 11
11:00 AM – noon
South Regional Library
Thursday, July 14
2:30 – 3:30 PM
East …

Book Buds
Posted on May 8, 2016
Book Buds

If you need a little extra reading practice (or just can’t get enough books!) consider becoming a Book Bud. Book Buds will meet Mondays in June and July to read and listen to books with …

Make Your Mark
Posted on May 8, 2016
Make Your Mark

Design your own stamps on Styrofoam that can be used to create wall art, cards and more. Ages 5–12. Registration begins Monday, May 23.
Tuesday, July 12
2:30 – 3:30 PM
East Regional Library 

Twisty Sports Mobile
Posted on May 8, 2016
Twisty Sports Mobile

Make a twisty sports mobile and add all the sports you want to add! Ages 5–12. Registration begins Monday, June 27.
Tuesday, July 12
2:00 – 2:45 PM
South Regional Library
Thursday, July 14
10:15 – 11:00 AM
Milton Branch
(Note: No registration …

LEGO WeDo Workshop
Posted on May 8, 2016
LEGO WeDo Workshop

Builders and brick enthusiasts assemble! Explore the basics of robotics engineering with the fun, easy-to-use LEGO WeDo kits. Take building to a new level! Ages 8–12. Registration begins Monday, May 23.
Tuesday, July 12
2:00 – 3:30 PM
North …

The Art of the Mask
Posted on May 8, 2016
The Art of the Mask

Louisiana artist Season Bivens shows tweens how to make their own masks. Ages 9–12. Registration begins Monday, May 23.
Thursday, July 14
2:00 – 3:30 PM
Main Library Craft Room
Friday, July 15
2:00 – 3:30 PM
North Regional Library

Sheriff and K-9 Show and Tell
Posted on May 8, 2016
Sheriff and K-9 Show and Tell

Meet a local sheriff and his fellow four-legged officer. Ages 5–12.
Friday, July 15
11:00 – 11:30 AM
South Regional Library

Kiddie Drive-In Movie
Posted on May 8, 2016
Kiddie Drive-In Movie

Make a cardboard car, then climb in to watch a short movie. Ages 2–5. Registration begins Monday, June 13.
Friday, July 15
10:30 – 11:30 AM
East Regional Library 

Family Field Day
Posted on May 8, 2016
Family Field Day

Bring the whole family for an afternoon of playing games and putting your teamwork to the test. Fun for all ages! Registration begins Monday, June 13.
Tuesday, July 19
2:00 – 3:30 PM
South Regional Library
Large Meeting Room
Saturday, July …

Fun-tastic Art
Posted on May 8, 2016
Fun-tastic Art

Use exciting art techniques and materials to create unique works of art. Ages 7–12. Registration begins Monday, June 13.
Tuesday, July 19
2:00 – 2:45 PM
North Regional Library
Meeting Room

Make Shark Binoculars!
Posted on May 8, 2016
Make Shark Binoculars!

Come make your very own scary shark binoculars for summer fun! Ages 5–12. Registration begins Monday, June 27.
Wednesday, July 20
2:00 – 3:00 PM
South Regional Library