Koryn Hawthorne: The Voice
February 21, 2015 – 9:11 am | Comments Off

Meet and greet Koryn Hawthorne, a contestant in NBC’s reality singing competition, “The Voice.”
Saturday, March 28
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
South Regional Library
 
 

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CandyLand
CandyLand

Play a life-sized version of CandyLand at the North Regional Library! Ages 3 – 9. No registration required.
Wednesday, April 8
10:00 AM and 2:00 PM
North Regional Library
 

Gaming @ Your Library
Gaming @ Your Library

Teens, get your game on at the library! Play Super Smash Bros., Mario Kart or bring games from home. Registration begins Wednesday, March 4.
Wednesday, April 8
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Jefferson St. Branch
Saturday, April 18
3:00 – 4:30 pm
South …

Bayou State Book Talks
Bayou State Book Talks

Presented by the Center for Louisiana Studies. All Book Talks are held at the South Regional Library. For more information, call  981-1028.
Thursday, April 9
6:30 PM
Zachary Richard
Faire Recolte (poetry) and The History of the Acadians of …

Drop Everything and Read Day
Drop Everything and Read Day

Ages 7-12. Party with Ramona and Beezus! Enjoy activities followed by a movie presentation.
Thursday, April 9
2:00 – 4:30 pm
South Regional Library
Friday, April 10
2:00 – 4:30 pm
North Regional Library

What is a Rain Garden?
What is a Rain Garden?

Earth Day is Wednesday, April 22. Get closer to nature with this program! Bayou Vermilion District’s Margot Addison will explain the benefits of a rain garden.
Saturday, April 11
10:30 AM
North Regional Library

Family Spring Break Anime
Family Spring Break Anime

LouisiANIME is bringing anime fun for the whole family! Anime fans of all ages can enjoy games, crafts and food tasting during the event. Registration starts Monday, March 16 using the link below. See the picture below to …

Second Saturday ArtWalk
Second Saturday ArtWalk

Stop in at our Jefferson Street Branch to check out what’s being displayed in the Galerie Lafayette. ArtWalk takes place from 5:30 – 8:30 PM.
April 11: “See What I See” Watercolors by Tony Cutrera
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“See What I See” Watercolors by Tony Cutrera
“See What I See” Watercolors by Tony Cutrera

Watercolors by Tony Cutrera
Exhibit Dates: February 25  – April 27, 2015
Galerie Lafayette at the Jefferson Street Branch
Featured at ArtWalk on April 11.

Beekeeping Basics
Beekeeping Basics

Earth Day is Wednesday, April 22. Get closer to nature with this program!
Tuesday, April 14
6:00 – 7:00 pm
South Regional Library
Learn about beekeeping from the Acadiana Beekeepers Association’s Michael Smith, including a demonstration with live bees (enclosed in a glass case) and …

FUN-tastic Art
FUN-tastic Art

Tweens are invited to come and make some FUN-tastic art at the North Regional Library! Open to ages 7 – 12.
Tuesday, April 14
4:00 – 5:00 PM
North Regional Library
Registration begins Monday, April 6.

SRL Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club
SRL Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club

Join the South Regional Library’s Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club as we meet on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 PM.
April 14
Incrementalists by Steve Brust
May 12
Yesterday’s Kin by Nancy Kress

NRL Book Club
NRL Book Club

Join the North Regional Library’s newly formed book club! The club meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 2:00 PM.   Be sure to attend for lively afternoon discussions on a wide range …

Teen Advisory Board
Teen Advisory Board

Saturday, April 18
1:00 – 2:30 pm
South Regional Library
Teens will help plan programs, book selections and other resources at the library. Registration begins Saturday, March 7 and Saturday, April 4.

Making Medicine: Finding Health in Your Kitchen
Making Medicine: Finding Health in Your Kitchen

Sunday, April 19
2:00 – 3:00 pm (doors open at 1:30 pm)
Alexandre Mouton House/Lafayette Museum (located at 1122 Lafayette Street in downtown Lafayette)
Local author, Master Gardener and medicinal herb enthusiast Lanier Cordell will explain how ordinary kitchen items can help …

Chess Club
Chess Club

All playing levels (including beginners) welcome. Register using the links below.
Monday, April 20
6:00 – 7:00 pm
South Regional Library
Registration begins Monday, April 13.

Recycled Book Wreath
Recycled Book Wreath

Earth Day is Wednesday, April 22. Get closer to nature with these programs!
Tuesday, April 21
1:00 – 3:00 pm
South Regional Library
Use book pages and ribbon to make a beautiful wreath. All supplies will be provided. Registration starts Monday, April …

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.
April 21
Knots and Crosses by Ian Rankin
May 19
The Crossing Places by Elly Griffiths

Festival International Closures
Festival International Closures

Due to Festival International in downtown Lafayette, the Jefferson Street Branch will operate at an amended schedule. For details about Festival, click here.
Wednesday, April 22: Jefferson Street closes at 5 pm.
Thursday, April 23: Jefferson Street closes at …

Teens Go Green with Recycled Crafts!
Teens Go Green with Recycled Crafts!

Thursday, April 23
6:00 – 7:00 PM
North Regional Library
Celebrate Earth Day by re-purposing old magazines and wall calendars into unique coasters and envelopes. Registration begins Sunday, April 12.

“The World is Your Oyster” Art by Cezanne Nails
“The World is Your Oyster” Art by Cezanne Nails

Art by Cezanne Nails
Exhibit Dates: April 28 – June 29, 2015
Galerie Lafayette
“The World is Your Oyster” will be featured at the ArtWalks on May 9 and June 13. For more information, call 261-5787.