Get Your Commemorative Library Card Today!
December 6, 2017 – 11:33 am | Comments Off

There is still time for you to get a limited-edition commemorative library card! You can select a card featuring DC Comics Teen Titans or the artwork of local artist Susan Hamilton. The public is welcome to …

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East Regional Library Walking Club
East Regional Library Walking Club

Join us at the new Sports Complex in Broussard at the Walking Trail Entrance (located at the soccer field parking lot). All fitness levels welcome! Adults only, please. 
Wednesday:
December 20
9:00 – 9:45 AM
St. Julien Park/Sports Complex

Coloring for Adults
Coloring for Adults

Your focus and creativity will be your utensils, while we provide a plethora of prints and colored pencils. Adults only, please. No registration required.
Wednesday, December 20
2:00 – 3:00 PM
Main Library

Board Game Basement
Board Game Basement

Saunter down to the basement to enjoy board games and tabletop gaming. Feel free to bring your own games. Refreshments provided. Open to ages 15 and up.
Wednesday:
December 20
5:30 – 8:30 PM
Main Library

Snow Day!
Snow Day!

It’s snow day at the library! Enjoy snow-themed crafts, games, and other activities. No registration required. Ages 3-12. 
Thursday, December 21
4:30 – 5:30 PM
Main Library

Snow Ball
Snow Ball

Step into a winter wonderland with stories, songs, dancing, and an indoor snowball fight! No registration required. Ages 3-12.
Friday, December 22
10:00 – 11:00 AM
South Regional Library

Christmas Eve Observed: Closures
Christmas Eve Observed: Closures

Christmas Eve closures
All library locations will close on Friday, December 22 at 1:00 pm in observance of the Christmas Eve holiday. They will reopen with normal business hours on Saturday, December 23.
Christmas Day closures
All library …

Christmas Holiday: Closures
Christmas Holiday: Closures

All library locations will be closed on Sunday, December 24 and Monday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday. They will reopen with normal business hours on Tuesday, December 26.

Monster Lab
Monster Lab

Personalized monsters at your fingertips! Start with salt dough and add all the crazy pieces to make your monster unique. Ages 5-12.
Tuesday, December 26
2:00 – 3:30 PM
Chenier Branch

Family Movies
Family Movies

Join us for a screening of a recent Hollywood hit movie! All Ages.
Tuesday, December 26: Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (77 min., PG, 1993)
2:00 – 3:30 PM
East Regional Library
Tuesday, December 26: Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (89 min., …

Google Docs for Parents & Students
Google Docs for Parents & Students

Teens and kids ages 8 and up can attend this class (with a parent) to learn how to use Google Docs to create and share documents with their peers and teachers.  
Tuesday, December 26
2:00 – 4:00 …

Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library
Computer Classes at Lafayette Public Library

Our libraries offer free classes for adults at several public libraries in Lafayette Parish. For a list of the types of classes we offer, and to see dates, times and registration information, click here.

Master Puppet Theater
Master Puppet Theater

Come join us for our puppet shows that are sure to entertain! Ages 5-12.
Wednesday, December 27
10:30 – 11:00 AM
East Regional Library
Wednesday, December 27
10:30 – 11:00 AM
Main Library

Family Gaming Night
Family Gaming Night

Bring in the family for some friendly competition as we set up our online and offline games for serious family fun.
Thursday, December 28
6:30 – 8:00 PM
Main Library

Noon Year’s Eve Party
Noon Year’s Eve Party

Say goodbye to 2017 and hello to 2018 as we countdown to noon! Ring in the new year early with crafts, dancing, and treats. No registration required. Ages 3-12.
Friday, December 29
10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
East Regional …

Star Wars Escape Room
Star Wars Escape Room

Calling all rebels and Jedi! Can you escape the clutches of the Galactic Empire before time runs out? Find out if The Force is really with you in this fun Star Wars-themed escape game. Ages 12 and …

Fandom Fridays
Fandom Fridays

Calling teens of all fandoms! Join us for an fun afternoon of cosplay, trivia and more. Ages 12-18.
Main Library
Friday, December 29
3:00 – 4:30 PM

CANCELED – Mason Jar Organizer
CANCELED – Mason Jar Organizer

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED.
Learn to assemble and personalize a mason jar organizer to store your stuff! Registration begins Monday, October 23.

East Regional Library
Friday, December 29
2:00 – 4:00 PM

New Year’s Holiday: Closures
New Year’s Holiday: Closures

All library locations will close on Sunday, December 31 at 5:00 PM in observance of the New Year’s Day holiday. They will remain closed on New Year’s Day (Monday) and reopen with normal business hours …

Upcycled Sun Catchers
Upcycled Sun Catchers

Let your art shine! Join local recycling experts as they teach you to use mason jar lids to create a sun catcher. Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, December 18.
Thursday, January 4
2:00 – 3:00 PM
Main Library

Teen Book Swap
Teen Book Swap

Come swap out your old books with new ones from other teens or our stash of donations.  While you’re picking, you can discuss your favorites!
East Regional Library
Wednesday, January 3
4:00 – 5:00 PM