Programs

Adult

Teen

Child

News You Can Use

Home » Archive by Category

Child

LPSS Student IDs Now Serve as a Library Card!
Posted on October 5, 2018
LPSS Student IDs Now Serve as a Library Card!

Your Student ID Card now serves as one of your most important school supplies: A Lafayette Public Library Card.
The Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System have teamed up this year to provide …

LEGO Club
Posted on October 5, 2018
LEGO Club

Patrons will build unique brick creations based on a given theme! Ages 5 & up. *No registration necessary.

French Fun Day
Posted on October 5, 2018
French Fun Day

French language programs for the whole family! Recommended for Ages 5 – 12.
Saturdays: 10:30 – 11:30 am
October 20: Fun and Games with Rachel Perry
November 17: LEGO Fete
December 15: Winter Wonderland
Main Library

LPL Cardio Club
Posted on October 5, 2018
LPL Cardio Club

Looking for motivation to get moving? Come walk or run with us! Open to all fitness levels and all ages. Various distances available. Strollers welcome.

Pixelate It
Posted on October 5, 2018
Pixelate It

We challenge you to design and build your own video game using our hands-on Bloxels boards! For Ages 7–12. Registration begins Monday, August 20
Monday, October 22
4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library

Fuse Bead Creations
Posted on October 5, 2018
Fuse Bead Creations

Melt colorful fuse beads into a work of art! Use patterns or create your own design. Registration now open; registration for November/December begins on Monday, October 22. 
Monday, October 22
2:00 – 3:30 PM
East Regional Library

Master Puppet Theater
Posted on October 5, 2018
Master Puppet Theater

Come join us for our puppet shows that are sure to entertain! Recommended for Ages 3 – 12.
Monday, October 22
10:30-11:00 am
East Regional Library
 

Batty About Bats
Posted on October 5, 2018
Batty About Bats

Come to the library and make an adorable or super spooky bat to hang in your room for fall!  Recommended for Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, October 8.
Monday, October 22
2:00-3:00 pm
South Regional Library

Laboratory Lockdown Puzzle Room
Posted on October 5, 2018
Laboratory Lockdown Puzzle Room

Captured by a crazed chemist, can you escape the laboratory before you become the latest test subject for his crazy concoctions? Ages 7-12. Register by phone (261-5779) or in person. Registration begins October 8.

Family Movies
Posted on October 5, 2018
Family Movies

Come watch family movies at your local library!
Tuesdays: 2:00 – 3:30 PM
October 23 - A Goofy Movie (G, 1995, 78 min.)
November 21 – Peter Rabbit (PG, 2018, 100 min.)
December 26 – Early Man (PG, 2018, 89 min)
East Regional Library

Game On!
Posted on October 5, 2018
Game On!

Get your game on! Join us for family-friendly video and board games. Open to All Ages. No registration required.
Tuesdays:
October 23; November 20; December 18
3:30 – 5:00 PM
Chenier Branch

Boo Bash
Posted on October 5, 2018
Boo Bash

Can’t wait until Halloween? You don’t have to! Put on your costume and celebrate early with tricks and treats at the library!
Tuesday, October 23
2:00-3:00 pm
South Regional Library
Tuesday, October 30
4:00-5:00 pm
North Regional Library

Crafternoon
Posted on October 5, 2018
Crafternoon

Come play with us! Drop in and join us for some crafty fun. Ages 5 – 12.

Feed Your Mind
Posted on October 5, 2018
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.

Wednesdays: 4:30 – 5:30 …

DIY Trick or Treat Bag
Posted on October 5, 2018
DIY Trick or Treat Bag

Have fun decorating a spooktacular trick or treat bag! Recommended for Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, October 8.
Thursday, October 25
4:00-5:00 pm
East Regional Library

Alter Your Ego
Posted on October 5, 2018
Alter Your Ego

Learn creepy effects and face decorations before Halloween! Feeling theatrical? Learn creepy effects to make scabs and a DIY body paint recipe to give yourself a splash of color! come and make yourself into someone …

Hot Wheels Speedway
Posted on October 5, 2018
Hot Wheels Speedway

Fun ways to experience math and science concepts through creative play with tracks, ramps, and loops to create the ultimate Hot Wheels race car experience! Recommended for Ages 5-12. Registration for October is open now; registration …

Caturday
Posted on October 5, 2018
Caturday

Cat-a-palooza at the Main Library! Make a cat castle out of old boxes and hear from an expert about how to care for your cat. Lafayette Animal Control will be on site to offer cat adoptions, so …

LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on October 5, 2018
LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours

Come MAKE with us at the Main and South Regional Libraries! Our Makerspace and Tech Labs offer classes in digital media, paper/textile arts, electronics, robotics, and fabrication (3D Printing, Laser Cutting, etc.).
All of our Makerspace Programs …

Explore a World of Art with Your Library Card!
Posted on October 5, 2018
Explore a World of Art with Your Library Card!

The Hilliard University Art Museum and the Lafayette Public Library System are thrilled to announce a partnership that allows members of the community to check out a free family admission pass.