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Who’s Your Hero?
Posted on May 7, 2015
Who’s Your Hero?

All Ages
May 1 – June 30
South Regional Library
Every hero has a story, and every person has a hero. We want to honor yours! Adults may bring photos (4” x 6” or smaller), momentos and short bios depicting their hero …

Summer Reading Program 2015: Register Now!
Posted on May 7, 2015
Summer Reading Program 2015: Register Now!

Escape the Ordinary and read this summer with the Lafayette Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Win prizes for reading and enjoy a full lineup of free entertaining and educational activities. Register here or at any of our libraries starting Monday, May 18.

Family Movie Matinees
Posted on May 7, 2015
Family Movie Matinees

Join us for Family Movie Matinees! Open to all ages, held at both the North and East Regional Libraries. All films begin at 2:30 PM.

Monday, June 1 
2:30 pm
The Lego Movie (2014) 101 min, G

Monday, June 8 
2:30 pm
Maleficent …

Meet a Firefighter!
Posted on May 7, 2015
Meet a Firefighter!

Tour a fire truck and talk to firefighters after storytime.
Tuesdays, June 2 & July 7
10:00 AM
South Regional Library
Wednesday, June 3
11:30 AM
Jefferson Street Branch
Wednesday, June 24
10:00 AM & 11:30 AM
North Regional Library

Superhero Bangle
Posted on May 7, 2015
Superhero Bangle

Tuesday, June 2
2:00 – 3:00 pm
South Regional Library

Ages 7-12. Make a bracelet using comic book pages, plastic bottles and modge podge. Registration begins Monday, May 18.

Popcorn Theater
Posted on May 7, 2015
Popcorn Theater

Kids ages 5 – 12 are welcome to come and watch movies at the South Regional Library! We’ll be serving popcorn and drinks.
Friday, June 5 

2:00 pm
Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
(2014) 98 min, …

Everyday Heroes Dream Big!
Posted on May 7, 2015
Everyday Heroes Dream Big!

Fantastic children’s performer Roger Day is coming to the Lafayette Public Library! Roger Day’s show is guaranteed to entertain, educate, and inspire. Join us for one of the funnest performances this summer!
Friday, June 5
10:30 – …

Zoo-Zoom: The Little Zoo on Wheels
Posted on May 7, 2015
Zoo-Zoom: The Little Zoo on Wheels

Not just a petting zoo, Zoo-Zoom allows up-close views of both exotic and native Louisiana animals! Learn how to show respect and kindness to wallabies, snakes, rabbits, lizards and other animals. Sponsored by the Friends …

FUN-tastic Art
Posted on May 7, 2015
FUN-tastic Art

Ages 7-12. Use exciting art techniques and materials to create unique works of art.
Tuesday, June 9
2:00 – 3:00 PM
North Regional Library
Registration begins Monday, June 1.
Tuesday, July 14
2:00 – 3:00 PM
North Regional Library
Registration begins Wednesday, July …

Superhero Training Camp
Posted on May 7, 2015
Superhero Training Camp

Calling all future superheroes! Children ages 7 – 12 are invited to come and train to become a superhero. Registration begins Monday, June 1. Register using the links below.
Thursday, June 11
2:00 – 3:30 PM
Jefferson Street …

SPARK Lab Classes
Posted on May 7, 2015
SPARK Lab Classes

 
3D Print an ID Tag
Thursday, June 11
1:00 – 2:30 PM
South Regional Library
Learn the basics of 3D design and printing by making a an ID tag for yourself or your pet. Open to ages 9 and …

Superhero Photo Shoot
Posted on May 7, 2015
Superhero Photo Shoot

Make your own superhero cape and get photographed “flying through the air!” Registration begins Monday, June 1. Register using the links below.

Wednesday, June 10
2:00 – 3:00 pm
South Regional Library
Saturday, June 13
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Jefferson Street …

Tinkering Lab at NRL
Posted on May 7, 2015
Tinkering Lab at NRL

Squishy Circuits:
Tuesday, June 16
2:00 – 3:00 pm
North Regional Library

Build play dough sculptures that light up, power motors and sound buzzers. Open to ages 7 to 12. Register beginning Monday, June 1.

From Lafayette to Northern Lights
Posted on May 7, 2015
From Lafayette to Northern Lights

Alaska’s fiddling poet Ken Waldman will perform Appalachian music, poetry, storytelling and more. Ages 6 and up.
Tuesday, June 16
10:30 – 11:15 am
North Regional
2:30 – 3:30 pm
South Regional

Think Big with Nanotechnology
Posted on May 7, 2015
Think Big with Nanotechnology

Wednesday, June 17
3:30 – 4:30 PM
Main Library
Ages 5 – 9. Small hands, big ideas! Dig into the science of small stuff. Registration begins Monday, June 1.
 

The Magic Yo Yo
Posted on May 7, 2015
The Magic Yo Yo

Matthew Noel, the Magic Yo Yo, will perform two special shows for patrons. Ages 3 and up. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lafayette Public Library.
Thursday, June 18
10:30 – 11:15 am
Main Library
2:30 – 3:15 pm
South …

Stuffed Animal Sleepover
Posted on May 7, 2015
Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Ages 3 and up. Wear pajamas and enjoy some night-time stories. After this special edition of Pajama Party storytime, children can leave a stuffed animal at the library for a super fun sleepover! Pick up the …

A Hero is a Hero, No Matter How Small
Posted on May 7, 2015
A Hero is a Hero, No Matter How Small

Animated storyteller David Novak brings stories of little heroes to life. Sponsored by the Friends of the Lafayette Public Library. Ages 5-12.
Tuesday, June 23 
10:30 – 11:15 am
East Regional Library
2:30 – 3:15 pm
Milton Branch

Star Wreath Craft
Posted on May 7, 2015
Star Wreath Craft

Join us for a Star Wreath craft, cute and patriotic enough to hang on your door to celebrate the Fourth! Registration begins Monday, June 1. Register using the links below.
Milton Branch
Wednesday, June 24
2:00 pm
Chenier Branch …

Main Movie Matinee
Posted on May 7, 2015
Main Movie Matinee

Ages 5-12. Join us at the Main Library for a matinee!
Monday, July 6
Annie (2014) 118 min, PG
2:00 pm
Main Library