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Writes of Spring Writing Contest
Posted on February 21, 2015
Writes of Spring Writing Contest

Entries due Tuesday, March 31
Students in grades K – 12 can submit original pieces of short fiction, nonfiction, drama (high school only) or poetry in English or French. This year all students are encouraged to enter the …

Rainbow Mobile
Posted on February 21, 2015
Rainbow Mobile

Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to come to your branch of the Library to make a fun springtime rainbow mobile! This mobile will brighten up any space!
Take It and Make It Craft
Pick up …

Koryn Hawthorne: The Voice
Posted on February 21, 2015
Koryn Hawthorne: The Voice

Meet and greet Koryn Hawthorne, a contestant in NBC’s reality singing competition, “The Voice.”
Saturday, March 28
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
South Regional Library
 
 

SPARK Lab Classes
Posted on February 21, 2015
SPARK Lab Classes

Create Your Own Video Games
Friday, March 27
4:30 – 6:00 PM
South Regional Library
Learn how to create your own video games using GameMaker Studio from yoyogames.com. Open to teens ages 12 –19. Register online by clicking the …

CoderDojo in the Spark Lab
Posted on February 21, 2015
CoderDojo in the Spark Lab

CoderDojo is a volunteer-led, independent, community-based programming club for young people ages 7 – 17. Participants will learn how to code and develop software using programming languages such as Scratch and Python. Register online using …

Lego Club
Posted on February 21, 2015
Lego Club

Ages 7 & up. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Register using the links below.
North Regional Library
Saturday, April 18
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Registration begins Saturday, April 11.
Youngsville
Monday, March 30
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Registration begins Monday, March 23.
Monday, …

Moving Tales: Peace and Quiet
Posted on February 21, 2015
Moving Tales: Peace and Quiet

Join us for a Moving Tales presentation of “Peace and Quiet.” Open to children ages 5 – 12.
Tuesday, March 11
4:00 PM
North Regional Library
 

Popcorn Theater
Posted on February 21, 2015
Popcorn Theater

Join us for a movie and some popcorn and drinks at the South Regional Library!
Monday, April 6
2:00 pm
Big Hero 6 (2014) 102 min, PG
Thursday, April 30
4:00 pm
Annie (2014) 118 min, PG

Popsicle Stick Bird Feeder
Posted on February 21, 2015
Popsicle Stick Bird Feeder

Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to make a popsicle stick bird feeder to use this spring! Birds will love eating their meals out of this cute creation! Register using the links below.
Tuesday, April …

Birds of Spring
Posted on February 21, 2015
Birds of Spring

Join us for our April craft! We’ll be making adorable birds using paper plates, feathers, and crepe paper. Tweet tweet! Register beginning March 23 using the links below.
Tuesday, April 7
2:00 pm
South Regional Library
Tuesday, April …

Master Puppet Theater
Posted on February 21, 2015
Master Puppet Theater

Our fabulous Teen Performance Troupe will be performing “The True Story of the Three Little Pigs,” which tells the wolf’s side of the story. Ages 5 – 12.
April 7, 8, and 9
10:30 AM
South Regional Library

CandyLand
Posted on February 21, 2015
CandyLand

Play a life-sized version of CandyLand at the North Regional Library! Ages 3 – 9. No registration required.
Wednesday, April 8
10:00 AM and 2:00 PM
North Regional Library
 

Drop Everything and Read Day
Posted on February 21, 2015
Drop Everything and Read Day

Ages 7-12. Party with Ramona and Beezus! Enjoy activities followed by a movie presentation.
Thursday, April 9
2:00 – 4:30 pm
South Regional Library
Friday, April 10
2:00 – 4:30 pm
North Regional Library

Family Spring Break Anime
Posted on February 21, 2015
Family Spring Break Anime

LouisiANIME is bringing anime fun for the whole family! Anime fans of all ages can enjoy games, crafts and food tasting during the event. Registration starts Monday, March 16 using the link below. See the picture below to …

FUN-tastic Art
Posted on February 21, 2015
FUN-tastic Art

Tweens are invited to come and make some FUN-tastic art at the North Regional Library! Open to ages 7 – 12.
Tuesday, April 14
4:00 – 5:00 PM
North Regional Library
Registration begins Monday, April 6.

Chess Club
Posted on February 21, 2015
Chess Club

All playing levels (including beginners) welcome. Register using the links below.
Monday, April 20
6:00 – 7:00 pm
South Regional Library
Registration begins Monday, April 13.

Who’s Your Hero?
Posted on February 21, 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
Posted on February 21, 2015
Summer Reading Program 2015

Summer Reading Program
Ages Birth–12 years old

Dates to Join
May 18 – July 24, 2015

Receive Awards
June 1 – July 31, 2015
Escape the Ordinary and read this summer with the Lafayette Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Win prizes for reading and enjoy …

Flat Stanley Contest Winner!
Posted on December 15, 2014
Flat Stanley Contest Winner!

Our Flat Stanley contest has come to an end and we’re proud to announce our winner! Alexandra C. was the big winner, with her picture of Flat Stanley and Evangeline in Grand Pre, Nova Scotia! …

TrueFlix: Non-fiction resource for kids!
Posted on October 22, 2013
TrueFlix: Non-fiction resource for kids!

Parents, looking for something to engage a reluctant reader or a lover of non-fiction? Check out TrueFlix! This great literary resource by Scholastic provides short videos and ebooks on a variety of non-fiction topics, including …