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Storytime Calendar
Posted on August 2, 2022
Storytime Calendar

A variety of storytimes are available at many of our branches around Lafayette parish. For a list of all storytimes available through the Lafayette Public Library, check out our Calendar!
For information about the types of storytimes …

LEGO Club
Posted on August 2, 2022
LEGO Club

Build unique LEGO creations based on a given theme! Ages 5-12. Registration is required only for the North Regional Library events and begins 2 weeks before the program dates. 

Little Artists
Posted on August 2, 2022
Little Artists

Preschoolers will explore open-ended art activities and different art mediums while learning about color, texture, and more. Ages 3-5. Registration is required and begins 2 weeks before the program date.
Register here now.

Summer Shenanigans
Posted on August 2, 2022
Summer Shenanigans

Join us for afternoon fun! Each week is a different surprise activity. Ages 5 – 12; no registration required.

Game On!
Posted on August 2, 2022
Game On!

Join us for family-friendly video and board games. All skill levels are welcome. Ages 5 – 12.

LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on August 2, 2022
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 …

Nutrition Education for Kids
Posted on August 2, 2022
Nutrition Education for Kids

Join us for free nutrition education classes led by a representative from the LSU Ag Center. Classes will empower students to make healthy food and fitness choices to live healthier lives. Ages 5-18; registration is …

Percy Jackson Book Club
Posted on August 2, 2022
Percy Jackson Book Club

Visit Camp Half-Blood for book discussions, crafts, snacks, and trivia based on the world of Percy Jackson by Rick Riordan! Ages 9 – 14.

Stitch Kids
Posted on August 1, 2022
Stitch Kids

Like embroidery for kids! Join us as we do simple stitches on a stitch card to make a picture. Ages 7-12. Registration is required.

Sew Awesome
Posted on August 1, 2022
Sew Awesome

Use the sewing machine to create a project. All supplies are provided. Ages 8-12. Registration is required.

Sensory Play Day
Posted on August 1, 2022
Sensory Play Day

Infants and toddlers will engage in hands-on sensory bin activities that promote learning and exploration. For infants to 3-year-olds. Registration is required.

Paws & Pages with Pet Partners of Acadiana
Posted on August 1, 2022
Paws & Pages with Pet Partners of Acadiana

Your child can practice reading with a certified therapy animal from Pet Partners of Acadiana. Children reading to a nonjudgmental audience, like dogs, supports their developing literacy skills. Sessions are limited to 15 minutes. Registration …

Haunted Cave Crawl
Posted on August 1, 2022
Haunted Cave Crawl

Wear your costumes and get into the Halloween spirit with a spooky cave crawl! For ages 3-6. No registration is required.

Body Talk Class
Posted on August 1, 2022
Body Talk Class

The program covers the basics of puberty for young adolescents. Instructors will discuss topics such as the five stages of development, good hygiene habits, and feelings and emotions. This program is medically accurate and a …

Fingerprint Art
Posted on August 1, 2022
Fingerprint Art

Create funny animals with just your fingers, ink, some doodles and dots. Inspired by Ed Emberley’s Fingerprint Drawing Book. Ages 8-12. Registration is required.

Touch a Truck: Emergency Response Edition
Posted on August 1, 2022
Touch a Truck: Emergency Response Edition

Touch a Truck is a unique experience that gives children and their families an up-close look at their favorite “big trucks.”  Our Emergency Responder Edition allows you to meet the people who protect and serve …

Fall Bingo
Posted on August 1, 2022
Fall Bingo

Come join us for a Fall themed game of Bingo! For ages 5-12. No registration is required.

Boo Bliobop
Posted on August 1, 2022
Boo Bliobop

A spooky musical storytime where you can shake out your sillies with a morning of dance, movement, and singable books. Ages 2-6. Registration is not required.
Friday, October 28
10:00 – 11:00 am
Main Library

Boo Bash
Posted on August 1, 2022
Boo Bash

Join us for music, spooky crafts, games, and treats! Families are welcome and costumes are encouraged. Ages 0-12. Registration is not required.

Books & Bakes with Bonne Vie Macarons
Posted on August 1, 2022
Books & Bakes with Bonne Vie Macarons

The Library has teamed up with Bonne Vie Macarons to offer a special storytime in which the featured book ties in with a baked good decorating activity, allowing children time to process stories in new …