Fandom Friday
February 4, 2019 – 11:36 am | Comments Off

What’s your fandom? Hang out, make friends, and have fun with other members of the fandom community. It’s the perfect place to complain about your ship sinking! Ages 12-18.
March 8 – Attack on Titan
April 12 – …

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Tech Assistance
Tech Assistance

Drop in for one-on-one help with your mobile device or learn how to access the library’s collection of eBooks, audiobooks, and magazines! No registration required.
Tuesdays:
February 19; March 19; April 16; May 21
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library

Pixelate It
Pixelate It

We challenge you to design and build your own video game using our hands-on Bloxels boards! For Ages 7–12. Registration begins Monday, December 31.
Tuesday, February 19
4:30 – 5:30 pm
South Regional Library

LEGO WeDo Workshop
LEGO WeDo Workshop

Builders and brick enthusiasts assemble! Explore the basics of robotics engineering with the fun, easy-to-use LEGO WeDo kits.  Take building to a new level!  Recommended for Ages 7 – 12.  Registration begins on Monday, October …

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, December 31.
Wednesday, February 20
6:00 – 7:00 pm
East Regional Library

 

North Regional Library Book Club
North Regional Library Book Club

Join us for the North Regional Library Book Club, held on the third Wednesday of each month at 1:30 PM at the North Regional Library.
February 20 - Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard
March 20 – The Guernsey Literary …

Golden Age of Mysteries Book Club
Golden Age of Mysteries Book Club

Join fellow classic mystery mavens as we discuss our favorite books from the Golden Age of British Mysteries! This group meets the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 PM.
February 20 - The Lavender Dragon by Eden …

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:
February 20, 27
March/April/May
6:00 – 7:00 pm
Main Library

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.
 

Monthly Make-A-Makerspace Meeting
Monthly Make-A-Makerspace Meeting

A monthly meeting of makers to discuss creating a community-run Makerspace in Lafayette that would include large power tools. Open to all interested.
Wednesdays:
February 20
6:30 – 8:00 pm
Main Library

Kindness Rocks
Kindness Rocks

Spread some love! Paint a rock with a message of positivity, then hide it in the community for someone else to find. Ages 5-10. Registration begins Monday, January 28.

Spirit of the Marathon
Spirit of the Marathon

A special screening for LRT 2019, this film follows six talented runners as they train for and compete in the iconic Chicago Marathon.
Thursday, February 21
6:00 – 7:45 pm
South Regional 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 14 and up.

Teen Snack Attack
Teen Snack Attack

Learn to create some easy recipes! Amaze your friends and families with the things you can make in this teen program. Ages 12 – 18. Registration begins Monday, December 31.
Thursday, February 21
4:30 – 5:30 pm
East …

Twinkle Bear Goes to Ballet
Twinkle Bear Goes to Ballet

Books, bears, and ballet! Hamilton Academy of the Arts will perform the story of a little bear on its way to ballet as part of our evening storytime.
Thursday, February 21
6:30 – 7:30 pm
Main Library

African Folktales
African Folktales

Celebrate Black History Month with traditional African Folktales. Ages 5-12.
Thursday, February 21
4:30 – 5:00 pm
Main Library

Make A Bird Feeder
Make A Bird Feeder

Make a yummy treat for your neighborhood birds! Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, February 11. 
 
 
Thursday, February 21
4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library

Bed for Bowsers (LRT)
Bed for Bowsers (LRT)

Sew a bed for a shelter dog using our sewing machines and fabric. Recommended for ages 9 and up, a program to celebrate Finding Gobi, our selection for Lafayette Reads Together. Registration begins Monday, February …

In Search of Bimbia
In Search of Bimbia

Dr. Lisa Aubrey discusses her new book that takes readers on a scholarly and personalized African Diasporan journey of tracing roots and reconnecting back to Africa. She demonstrates what can be done to recover African …

Glow in the Dark – After Hours!
Glow in the Dark – After Hours!

Stick around after the library closes for some glow-in-the-dark fun! Dance under the black lights, search for luminous clues, and more! Registration begins Monday, February 11.

Friday, February 22
5:30 – 7:00 pm
Main Library

Mardi Gras Closures
Mardi Gras Closures

Below are the following library closures due to Mardi Gras related parking and access issues:
Saturday, February 23 – Main Library and North Regional Library will be closed all day.