LIBRARY CLOSURES: All Locations Closed on Thanksgiving & Acadian Day
October 1, 2021 – 8:09 am | Comments Off

All Lafayette Public Library locations will close at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, November 24. They will remain closed on Thursday, November 25 (Thanksgiving Day) and Friday, November 26 (Acadian Day). The Library will resume normal business hours …

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Virtual Write with Us
Virtual Write with Us

Get into creative writing with our biweekly workshops, meeting virtually over Zoom. We offer support and guidance in your writing efforts. Ages 18 & up.
 
 

Holiday Greeting Card Workshop
Holiday Greeting Card Workshop

Learn a new crafting skill while spreading some yuletide cheer! Join us to create a three-panel holiday greeting card

Book Buddy Grab & Go
Book Buddy Grab & Go

Stop by East Regional Library to pick up a craft based on your favorite book characters. While you’re there, be sure to grab a book or two to read with your new book buddy! Available during operating …

Letters To Santa
Letters To Santa

Worried about getting your list to Santa on time? Stop by the Main Library or any Regional Library between  Wednesday, December 1, and Thursday, December 23 to use our special mailboxes to get your letters …

Winter Slime
Winter Slime

Learn how to make winter-themed slime at home!
Wednesday, December 1
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Free Zumba at the Library!
Free Zumba at the Library!

Join licensed Zumba instructor Sahra Arabaca for an energetic hour of movement and excitement!
 
 
 
 

Classics Book Club
Classics Book Club

Join us at 11:30 am on the first Thursday of each month for a lively discussion of a classic (This book club is both in-person and online; Zoom link here).
 
 

East Regional Library Book Club
East Regional Library Book Club

Join us on the first Thursday of each month for an engaging book discussion as we revive our book club in person. Ages 18 & up.
 
 

DIY BodyCare
DIY BodyCare

You eat organic and read labels to avoid chemicals, but what about your body care products? The average American uses 9 products a day for a total of 126 different ingredients – many of which …

After School Special
After School Special

Join us for an after-school craft or activity every other week! Ages 5-12.
 

CANCELED: Sew Awesome
CANCELED: Sew Awesome

Use the sewing machine to create a simple project (all supplies provided). Ages 9-12. Registration begins 2 weeks before program start date.
 

Hero Kids Game
Hero Kids Game

Calling all Heroes! Join us on an adventure in this tabletop role-playing game. See if you have what it takes to save the villagers and win the day! Ages 7-12. Registration begins 2 weeks before the program …

Hurray for PreK!
Hurray for PreK!

Get your little ones ready for preschool at this fun program where we’ll read a story and practice motor skills, all while reinforcing concepts such as colors, numbers, and letters. Ages 3-5. Registration begins 2 …

L’Atelier de la Table Française
L’Atelier de la Table Française

The French Table provides a forum to improve your verbal skills in both Louisiana and standard French through casual conversation. Some knowledge of French is required. 18 & up only.
 

Online ACT Practice Test
Online ACT Practice Test

Take a fully proctored ACT practice test at home. This free test will be presented live by the Princeton Review. Registration is required.
Saturday, December 4
10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Princeton Review Virtual Classroom
 
 

Freestyle Art
Freestyle Art

Use our extra craft supplies or bring your own to create a masterpiece. Ages 12-18.
 
 
 
 

Holiday Double Feature
Holiday Double Feature

Join us for a family holiday-themed double feature!  We’ll be viewing two Christmas classics:
How The Grinch Stole Christmas
The Nightmare Before Christmas
Saturday, December 4
1:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library 

LEGO Club
LEGO Club

Build unique LEGO creations based on a given theme! Ages 5-12. Registration begins 2 weeks before the program start date. Click the date to register.
 

Introduction to 3D Printing: Main Library
Introduction to 3D Printing: Main Library

Learn the basics of creating and printing on 3D printers using Tinkercad. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins two weeks before program date.

Crafternoon
Crafternoon

Come play with us!  Join us for some crafty fun. Ages 5 – 12. Registration begins 2 weeks before program start date.