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Friends of the Library’s Fall Book Sale: Now through Sept.18
August 31, 2021 – 9:35 am | Comments Off

Save the Date! The Friends of the Lafayette Public Library Fall Book Sale takes place this week at the Heymann Convention Center Ballroom.

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My First Book Club
My First Book Club

Join us as we read and discuss longer picture books and early-readers together. We’ll finish with a fun craft based on the book. Ages 5-8. Kids do not need to be reading on their own …

Mystery Book Club
Mystery Book Club

Join us on the third Tuesday of every month to discuss a great mystery novel. Ages 18 & up.

 
 
 

Dungeons & Dragons One-Shots
Dungeons & Dragons One-Shots

Join us for one-shot sessions of Dungeons & Dragons (5th edition). Bring your own level three character, or use one of our pre-built sheets! Registration begins 2 weeks before program start date.

Needle Arts Club
Needle Arts Club

Do you have an interest in crocheting, knitting, sewing, or other needle arts? Join us for a meet-up where you can socialize with other crafters, show off your work, discuss current projects, and get new …

Origami Peace Dove Tutorial
Origami Peace Dove Tutorial

On the International Day of Peace (September 21st), you can watch this instructional video to learn how to fold an origami crane, the symbol of Peace Day. You can write a message of peace on …

Painted Bookends
Painted Bookends

Help beautify the library and showcase your artistic talent by painting bookends. Ages 12-18. Registration is required.
 
 
 
 

Chess Club
Chess Club

Join us at the library for an evening of chess. All skill levels are welcome. Ages 7 & up.
 
 
 
 

Smart Kids, Smart Nutrition
Smart Kids, Smart Nutrition

Building big brains requires specialized, smart nutrition. Your child’s daily diet can help support healthy attention spans, give them stable energy levels throughout the day, and provide their body with all the important nutrients necessary …

Book Buddy Grab & Go
Book Buddy Grab & Go

Stop by East Regional Library every Wednesday 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 …

Family Campout
Family Campout

Put on your PJs, grab a sleeping bag, and come hang out around a pretend campfire! But don’t worry–we’ll finish in time for everyone to sleep in their own beds. Ages 3-12. Registration begins 2 …

Teen Drawing Round Table
Teen Drawing Round Table

Calling teen artists of all skill levels! Come meet at the library to exchange ideas, techniques, and banter while you draw. Some art supplies provided.
 
 
 
 

Virtual Teen Snack Attack
Virtual Teen Snack Attack

Learn to create some easy recipes! Amaze your friends and families with the snacks you can make. Ages 12-18.
 
 
 
 

After School Special
After School Special

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

Studio Ghibli Film Fest
Studio Ghibli Film Fest

Join us throughout September and October as we watch some of the best films Studio Ghibli has to offer!

Small Folk Studio
Small Folk Studio

An opportunity for toddlers to create and explore art mediums. Dress for a mess! Ages 18 months-3 years.  Registration begins 2 weeks before program start date. 
 

Coloring for Adults
Coloring for Adults

Your focus and creativity will be your utensils, while we provide a plethora of prints and colored pencils. Ages 18 & up.
 
 
 
 

Musical Monday
Musical Monday

Learn the basics of electric or acoustic guitar! Bring your own or borrow one from our M.I. Brary located at the Clifton Chenier Center. You only need to know 3 chords to start rocking! Ages 14 and …

Beyond Black History Month Book Club
Beyond Black History Month Book Club

Join us for a book club focused on black history, critical race theory, and anti-racism. Ages 14 & up.
 

Learn to Make
Learn to Make

Learn to use different machines and programs in our Makerspaces! Registration begins 2 weeks before program start date. 
 
 
 
 

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.