French Fun Day
October 5, 2018 – 3:10 am | Comments Off

French language programs for the whole family! Recommended for Ages 5 – 12.
Saturdays: 10:30 – 11:30 am
October 20: Fun and Games with Rachel Perry
November 17: LEGO Fete
December 15: Winter Wonderland
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Teen Scream Cinema
Teen Scream Cinema

Do you like scary movies? Then come join us for some spooky film fun. Refreshments will be provided.
Tuesday, October 23
The Sixth Sense (PG-13, 1999, 108 min.)
4:30 – 6:30 PM
Main Library

Boo Bash
Boo Bash

Can’t wait until Halloween? You don’t have to! Put on your costume and celebrate early with tricks and treats at the library!
Tuesday, October 23
2:00-3:00 pm
South Regional Library
Tuesday, October 30
4:00-5:00 pm
North Regional Library

Lawyers in Libraries
Lawyers in Libraries

“Ask a Lawyer” sessions allow registered patrons to ask questions about their individual legal issues during a 15-20 minute consultation with a volunteer attorney. Provided by the Louisiana State Bar Association. To register, call 261-5788 or register online …

Chess Club
Chess Club

A chance to practice your chess moves on other players. All playing levels (including beginners) welcome. Ages 8 & up. Registration begins Monday, August 20.
Wednesday, October 24
6:00 – 7:00 pm
East Regional Library

Write with Us!
Write with Us!

If you’ve ever wanted to try your hand at creative writing, this program is for you! We offer support and guidance in your writing efforts.
Wednesdays: September – October
6:00 – 7:00 PM
Main Library

NaNoWriMo Kickoff
NaNoWriMo Kickoff

Come “write” in! National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun approach to creative writing for anyone who has ever thought about writing a novel. Participants begin working toward the goal of writing a 50,000-word …

Crafternoon
Crafternoon

Come play with us! Drop in and join us for some crafty fun. Ages 5 – 12.

Feed Your Mind
Feed Your Mind

Kids will make a healthy trail mix while having drop-in activities such as more advanced coloring sheets, board games, bingo based on pop culture or current events, trivia and more. Ages 5-12.

Wednesdays: 4:30 – 5:30 …

Fantastic Films at the Library
Fantastic Films at the Library

Join us for movies that gain a great deal when seen on a big screen.
Thursdays
South Regional Library

Needle Arts Club
Needle Arts Club

Do you have an interest in crocheting, knitting, sewing, or other needle arts? Bring your own project and get new ideas. No registration required. All skill levels welcome, join us for stitching fun!

DIY Trick or Treat Bag
DIY Trick or Treat Bag

Have fun decorating a spooktacular trick or treat bag! Recommended for Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, October 8.
Thursday, October 25
4:00-5:00 pm
East Regional Library

Alter Your Ego
Alter Your Ego

Learn creepy effects and face decorations before Halloween! Feeling theatrical? Learn creepy effects to make scabs and a DIY body paint recipe to give yourself a splash of color! come and make yourself into someone …

Zumba at the Library
Zumba at the Library

Get moving this fall with licensed Zumba instructor Sahra Arabaca and friends. She is ready to bring the excitement of Zumba to you! Open to All Ages.

Hot Wheels Speedway
Hot Wheels Speedway

Fun ways to experience math and science concepts through creative play with tracks, ramps, and loops to create the ultimate Hot Wheels race car experience! Recommended for Ages 5-12. Registration for October is open now; registration …

Caturday
Caturday

Cat-a-palooza at the Main Library! Make a cat castle out of old boxes and hear from an expert about how to care for your cat. Lafayette Animal Control will be on site to offer cat adoptions, so …

Adulting 101: Resume Building
Adulting 101: Resume Building

Teens will receive hands-on instruction on how to create a resume using Google Docs by Guidance and College Counselor, Caitlin Neal-Jones. Laptops will be provided, but teens are welcome to bring their own laptops or …

East Regional Library Book Club
East Regional Library Book Club

Join us on the last Sunday of  each month, 1:30 – 2:30 PM at the East Regional Library.
Sunday, October 28
The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

Mouton House Lecture Series
Mouton House Lecture Series

October: Speaker Buz Bullock will talk about El Cazador, a Spanish brig that sank in the Gulf of Mexico in 1784. The ship was carrying 450,000 Spanish reales (unit of currency), and never reached its destination …

Explore a World of Art with Your Library Card!
Explore a World of Art with Your Library Card!

The Hilliard University Art Museum and the Lafayette Public Library System are thrilled to announce a partnership that allows members of the community to check out a free family admission pass.

Storybook Pumpkin Patch
Storybook Pumpkin Patch

Transform a pumpkin into your favorite book character! Paint or decorate it at home (no carved pumpkins, please), then bring it to the South Regional Library to be displayed in our pumpkin patch. Submissions can …