Lafayette Reads Together
December 19, 2014 – 1:00 pm | Comments Off

 This year, Cox Communications presents a new community-wide initiative with the Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette Reads Together. This shared reading and learning experience centers around the same book, which this year is A Long …

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Paper Jester Hat
Paper Jester Hat

Kids are welcome to come and make a cool paper jester hat! Open to ages 5–12. Registration begins Monday, February 2.
Friday, February 13
4:00 PM
South Regional Library

Teen Advisory Board
Teen Advisory Board

Help us plan teen programs, book selections and other resources. Registration begins January 30.
Saturday, February 14
2:00 – 4:00 PM
South Regional Library 

Lafayette Reads Together: African Cuisine and Culture
Lafayette Reads Together: African Cuisine and Culture

This year, Cox Communications presents a new community-wide initiative with the Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette Reads Together. This shared reading and learning experience centers around the same book, which this year is A Long …

Gaming @ Your Library for Teens
Gaming @ Your Library for Teens

Battle with the best in a Super Smash Bros. brawl or bring board and card games from home! Registration begins December 31 for the January dates and January 30 for the February dates.
Wednesday, February 18
2:00 – …

Family Puppet Theater
Family Puppet Theater

Join us as the North Regional Library Teen Performance Troupe presents a classic tale retold for the ages! Ages 5– 12.
Thursday, February 19
1:30 PM
North Regional Library

Teen Performance Troupe
Teen Performance Troupe

Teen volunteers are needed for voice actors, puppeteers and behind-the-scenes help for puppet shows for families and children. Registration begins January 5.
Rehearsal & Performance
Thursday, February 19
12:00 – 2:00 pm
North Regional Library 

Popcorn Theater
Popcorn Theater

Enjoy a great movie with free popcorn and drinks! Ages 5 – 12. South Regional Meeting Room
Friday, February 20
2:00 pm
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)
101 min, PG-13*
* Please note the rating on this movie. By taking …

Lego Club
Lego Club

Children ages 7 and up are welcome to come and make cool Lego creations! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Register online using the links below.
North Regional Library
Saturday, February 21
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Registration begins …

“Point of View”: Paintings by Andrea Schellman
“Point of View”: Paintings by Andrea Schellman

Exhibit Dates: January 8 – February 24
Galerie Lafayette, located in the Jefferson Street Branch
Featured at ArtWalk on February 21.
Recently transplanted to Louisiana from Virginia, Andrea Schellman is exploring the similarities and particular differences in the two …

Second Saturday ArtWalk
Second Saturday ArtWalk

Join us for the Second Saturday ArtWalk held each month at the Galerie Lafayette in the Jefferson Street Branch. The January and February ArtWalks will feature “Point of View” by Andrea Schellman.
February 21
6:00 – 8:30 …

Lafayette Reads Together: Chat with Linda Sue Park
Lafayette Reads Together: Chat with Linda Sue Park

This year, Cox Communications presents a new community-wide initiative with the Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette Reads Together. This shared reading and learning experience centers around the same book, which this year is A Long …

SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club
SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club

Join the SRL Sleuths Mystery Book Club! We discuss mysteries on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 PM at the South Regional Library.
Due to Mardi Gras, SRL Sleuths will meet on the 4th …

Saturday Storytime en Français
Saturday Storytime en Français

Join us at the South Regional Library for a special Saturday storytime en français!
February 28
11:00 AM
South Regional Library

Read Across Louisiana
Read Across Louisiana

Come and celebrate the birthday of one of the most famous children’s authors to ever live… Dr. Seuss! Read Across Louisiana celebrates the birthday of Dr. Seuss and this year will be as fun as …

Lafayette Reads Together: Discussion & Reception
Lafayette Reads Together: Discussion & Reception

This year, Cox Communications presents a new community-wide initiative with the Lafayette Public Library and the Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette Reads Together. This shared reading and learning experience centers around the same book, which this year is A Long …

City Transit to Begin Servicing the South Regional Library
City Transit to Begin Servicing the South Regional Library

Lafayette Transit System announced today that it will begin servicing South Regional Library with its Route 25 on Monday, December 1.
“We are thrilled that the Lafayette Transit System has agreed to offer our South Regional …

Flat Stanley Contest Winner!
Flat Stanley Contest Winner!

Our Flat Stanley contest has come to an end and we’re proud to announce our winner! Alexandra C. was the big winner, with her picture of Flat Stanley and Evangeline in Grand Pre, Nova Scotia! …

Holds and Overdue Notifications
Holds and Overdue Notifications

Please note that our automated PHONE notification system for holds and overdue items is not in operation. Patrons with overdue materials will no longer receive automatic notifications by phone, but will receive notices in the …

LPL: Your Lifelong Learning Toolkit
LPL: Your Lifelong Learning Toolkit

Whether you’re heading back to school this fall, need new job skills or just want to improve your mind, the Lafayette Public Library has many free tools to help you out!
Most of these resources will …

Discover Genealogy
Discover Genealogy

The Lafayette Genealogical Society presents “Genealogy 101,” a series of presentations for the research novice and expert alike. The group also holds monthly meetings featuring guest speakers. Anyone interested in genealogy may attend either event. …