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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 …

Crafternoon
Posted on February 5, 2019
Crafternoon

Come play with us! Drop in and join us for some crafty fun. Ages 5 – 12.
Thursdays: February 14; March 14; April 25
3:30 – 4:30 pm
Milton Branch

LPL Makerspace: Open Access Hours
Posted on February 5, 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 …

Small Folk Studio
Posted on February 5, 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 for February dates begins Monday, December 31. Registration for March-May dates begins Monday, March 11.
 

Kappa Delta Pi Storytime
Posted on February 5, 2019
Kappa Delta Pi Storytime

Join future teachers and members of Kappa Delta Pi education honor society for these special storytimes and crafts!  Ages 3-12.
Saturdays:
February 16, 23
March 9, 16, 23
10:00 – 10:45 am
South Regional Library

Family Retro Cartoons
Posted on February 5, 2019
Family Retro Cartoons

Bring your family to the East Regional Library for snacks and a selection of classic cartoons from the 80s, 90s, and beyond! Be sure to bring pillows and blankets.
Saturdays
February 16; March 30
2:00-3:30 pm
East Regional Library
 

French Fun Day
Posted on February 5, 2019
French Fun Day

French language programs for the whole family!  Ages 5 – 12. Registration for February dates begins Monday, December 31. Registration for March and April dates begins Monday, March 11.
Saturdays: 10:30 – 11:30 am
February 16: Allons Courir …

LEGO Club
Posted on February 5, 2019
LEGO Club

Patrons will build unique brick creations based on a given theme! Ages 5 & up. *No registration necessary.
Saturdays:
February 16; March 16; April 20
2:00 – 3:00 pm
North Regional Library

LPL Cardio Club
Posted on February 5, 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 available. Strollers welcome.
 
 

Virtual Dog Day Afternoon (LRT)
Posted on February 5, 2019
Virtual Dog Day Afternoon (LRT)

Virtual reality is going to the dogs! Come in on Tuesdays from January through March to play our new HTC Vive Virtual Reality game, Stunt Corgi. As the parent of one daring corgi that dreams of …

History of the Long Plantation School: CANCELLED
Posted on February 5, 2019
History of the Long Plantation School: CANCELLED

**Event Cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. We apologize for the inconvenience**

Pixelate It
Posted on February 5, 2019
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, December 31.
Tuesday, February 19
4:30 – 5:30 pm
South Regional Library

LEGO WeDo Workshop
Posted on February 5, 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 on Monday, October …

Kindness Rocks
Posted on February 5, 2019
Kindness Rocks

Spread some love! Paint a rock with a message of positivity, then hide it in the community for someone else to find. Ages 5-10. Registration begins Monday, January 28.

Twinkle Bear Goes to Ballet
Posted on February 5, 2019
Twinkle Bear Goes to Ballet

Books, bears, and ballet! Hamilton Academy of the Arts will perform the story of a little bear on its way to ballet as part of our evening storytime.
Thursday, February 21
6:30 – 7:30 pm
Main Library

African Folktales
Posted on February 5, 2019
African Folktales

Celebrate Black History Month with traditional African Folktales. Ages 5-12.
Thursday, February 21
4:30 – 5:00 pm
Main Library

Make A Bird Feeder
Posted on February 5, 2019
Make A Bird Feeder

Make a yummy treat for your neighborhood birds! Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, February 11. 
 
 
Thursday, February 21
4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library

Bed for Bowsers (LRT)
Posted on February 5, 2019
Bed for Bowsers (LRT)

Sew a bed for a shelter dog using our sewing machines and fabric. Recommended for ages 9 and up, a program to celebrate Finding Gobi, our selection for Lafayette Reads Together. Registration begins Monday, February …

Sink or Float? The Titanic
Posted on February 5, 2019
Sink or Float? The Titanic

Come learn some interesting facts about the Titanic, then get your chance to create your own “unsinkable” boat! Will it pass the test, or sink like the real Titanic? Ages 7-12. Registration begins Monday, February 11.
Friday, …

Animal Tales (LRT) *CANCELLED*
Posted on February 5, 2019
Animal Tales (LRT) *CANCELLED*

Practice your reading-aloud skills with trained therapy animals from Pet Partners of Acadiana! Ages 5-10. Registration begins Monday, February 11. Call 445-3168 to schedule a time slot.
Saturday, February 23
1:30 – 2:30 pm
East Regional Library