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LPSS Student IDs Now Serve as a Library Card!
Posted on February 5, 2019
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 …

Family Movies
Posted on February 4, 2019
Family Movies

Come watch family movies at your local library!
Saturday, April 20
 The Incredibles 2 (PG, 2018)
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Main Library

LEGO Club
Posted on February 4, 2019
LEGO Club

Patrons will build unique brick creations based on a given theme! Ages 5 & up. *No registration necessary.
Saturday, April 20
2:00 – 3:00 pm
North Regional Library

French Fun Day
Posted on February 4, 2019
French Fun Day

French language programs for the whole family!  Ages 5 – 12. Registration begins Monday, March 11.
Saturdays: 10:30 – 11:30 am
April 20: Hot Wheels Speedway
Main Library

LPL Cardio Club
Posted on February 4, 2019
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 are available. Strollers welcome.
 
 

LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on February 4, 2019
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 …

Pokémon Rescue!
Posted on February 4, 2019
Pokémon Rescue!

Oh no! Team Rocket has stolen Pokémon from Professor Cypress. Break into their base and rescue the missing Pokémon before Jesse and James return. Ages 7-12. Registration by phone or in person only begins Monday, March 25. 
Monday, April …

Creative Recycling
Posted on February 4, 2019
Creative Recycling

In celebration of Earth Day, create something original by using items provided. Ages 5–12.
Monday, April 22
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library
 
 

Pipirit Performance
Posted on February 4, 2019
Pipirit Performance

Students in the Pipirit choir from Place d’Armes 2 Middle School and Sarrault Elementary School have partnered with Myrtle Place Elementary as part of a cultural exchange project. They have traveled from Martinique and will …

Chenier Shenanigans
Posted on February 4, 2019
Chenier Shenanigans

Join us for after-school fun. Each week is a different surprise activity! Ages 5 – 12.
Tuesdays:
April 23, 30
May 7, 14, 21, 28
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Chenier Branch

Decorate A Flower Pot
Posted on February 4, 2019
Decorate A Flower Pot

Uniquely decorate a beautiful flower pot to plant your new flowers! All supplies provided. Ages 5 – 12. Registration begins Monday, April 8.

Tuesday, April 23
4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library

Crafternoon
Posted on February 4, 2019
Crafternoon

Come play with us! Drop in and join us for some crafty fun. Ages 5 – 12.
Wednesday, April 24
4:00 – 6:00 pm
East Regional Library

Homeschool Hangout
Posted on February 4, 2019
Homeschool Hangout

An afternoon of learning stations revolving around different themes for homeschooling families. Recommended for ages 5 – 12.  Registration begins Monday, February 25.
April: Recycle/Reuse

LEGO WeDo Workshop
Posted on February 4, 2019
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!  Recommended for Ages 7 – 12.   Registration begins Monday, February …

Nickelodeon ’90s Retro Night
Posted on February 4, 2019
Nickelodeon ’90s Retro Night

We “Double Dare” you to come to the library for an after-hours night of retro Nickelodeon fun! Relive the glory of some of your favorite old shows like Are You Afraid of the Dark and Legends of the …

Small Folk Studio
Posted on February 4, 2019
Small Folk Studio

An opportunity for toddlers to create and explore art mediums. Caregivers should dress for mess! Ages 18 months – 3 years. Registration begins Monday, March 11.
Friday, April 26
10:30 – 11:15 am
Main Library

Author’s Alley
Posted on February 4, 2019
Author’s Alley

Meet and support local authors! Authors may reserve a table by calling 981-1028 by Tuesday, April 23. Space is limited.
Saturday, April 27
2:00 – 4:00 pm
South Regional Library

My First Book Club
Posted on February 4, 2019
My First Book Club

Join us as we read and discuss longer picture books and early readers together. We’ll finish with a fun activity and craft based on the book. Children do not need to be reading on their …

DIA!
Posted on February 4, 2019
DIA!

El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children’s Day/Book Day), commonly known as Día, is a celebration every day of children, families, and reading that culminates yearly on April 30. The celebration emphasizes …

How Charming
Posted on February 4, 2019
How Charming

3D print your own charms and create your own beaded charm bracelet or earrings. Give them as a Mother’s Day gift or wear them yourself. Ages 7 & up. Registration begins Monday, April 22.
Thursday, May …