Lawyers in Libraries
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Thursday, October 23
9:00 – 11:00 AM
The Lafayette Public Library is hosting “Ask-a-Lawyer” sessions that will allow patrons to get free, one-on-one legal help from local lawyers. These sessions will last approximately 15–20 minutes per person. …

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Halloween at the Library
Halloween at the Library

Friday, October 31 (while supplies last)
All Library Branches
Looking for a safe place to Trick-or-Treat, rain or shine? Come in costume to any Lafayette Public Library location on Halloween!

Veterans Day Memorabilia Display
Veterans Day Memorabilia Display

Veterans Day Memorabilia Display
Bring your family’s military memorabilia to the library for a special Veterans Day display.
October 20 – November 6
North Regional Library 896-6323
Carencro Veterans Day Celebration
Tuesday, November 6
11:00 AM
Carencro Community Center
Join us for the annual …

NaNoWriMo Group Write-Ins
NaNoWriMo Group Write-Ins

NaNoWriMo, the world’s largest writing challenge, encourages aspiring writers ages 13 and up to write a 50,000-word novel in one month. Group write-ins will be held at the South Regional Library every Saturday and Sunday in November. Refreshments provided.
For …

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.
Genealogy 101
9:30 AM
South Regional …

50th Anniversary of Flat Stanley
50th Anniversary of Flat Stanley

Calling All Kids!
Ages 3-12
November 1 – December 1
Design your own Flat Stanley and take a photo of him on an adventure, around town or across the globe! We want to see your creative Flat Stanley photos, in honor of …

Saturday Storytime with Kappa Delta Pi
Saturday Storytime with Kappa Delta Pi

Kappa Delta Pi, a local teachers honor society, will come in and perform special storytimes for kids 3 – 6 years old.
November 1, 29
11:00 AM
South Regional Library

Holiday Card Exchange
Holiday Card Exchange

Why keep those unused holiday cards? Exchange them or leave them for others to use this year! Bring your unwanted cards to our library, and walk away with some you really like!
November 3 – December 24
South Regional Library

Become Money Smart
Become Money Smart

Learn how to manage your personal finances in this free two-session workshop sponsored by United Way of Acadiana. Register using the links below beginning Monday, October 20.
Tuesday, November 4 & Thursday, November 6
5:30 – 7:30 pm
South Regional …

Saturday Storytime en Français
Saturday Storytime en Français

Join us for a special Saturday Story Time en Français at the South Regional Library!
November 8 and December 13
11:00 AM
South Regional Library

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 November ArtWalk will feature “Relaxation Therapy”, acrylics and mixed medium by Caroline Goodman. The December …

Gentle Yoga for Adults
Gentle Yoga for Adults

Free classes taught by certified yoga instructors. Bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. Register online using the links below beginning Monday, November 3. Please register for each date you are interested in attending.
Mondays
6:00 pm
South Regional Library
November …

Tech Tuesdays
Tech Tuesdays

Get one-on-one help to use your computer, tablet, eReader or smartphone to access FREE library eBooks, audiobooks and eMagazines!
Tuesdays 1:00 – 3:00 PM
November 4, December 2
South Regional Library
November 11, December 9
Jefferson Street Branch
November 18, December 16
North Regional …

FUN-tastic Art
FUN-tastic Art

Ages 7-12. Use exciting art techniques and materials to create unique works of art.
Tuesday, November 11
4:00 – 5:00 PM
North Regional Library
Registration begins Monday, November 3.
Tuesday, December 9
4:00 – 5:00 PM
North Regional Library
Registration begins Monday, December …

A Moving Tale Presentation of The Wish Fish
A Moving Tale Presentation of The Wish Fish

Ages 5–12. Interactive storytelling and yoga. Register online using the links below beginning Monday, November 3.
Tuesday, November 11
4:00 pm
South Regional Library
Tuesday, November 18
4:00 pm
North Regional Library

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

Join us for the South Regional Library Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club! We meet on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm.
November 11
The Age of Miracles
by Karen Thompson Walker
The Sci-Fi Fantasy Book Club will not meet …

Princess and Prince Storytime
Princess and Prince Storytime

Wear your finest regal attire for this special royal storytime. Local pageant queens representing the Lafayette and Acadiana areas will read a princess story and take pictures with children.
Wednesday, November 12
10:30 am
North Regional Library
Saturday, November 22
11:00 am
South Regional Library

Bayou State Book Talks
Bayou State Book Talks

Bayou State Books Talks is a free series offered by the Center for Louisiana Studies in partnership with the Lafayette Public Library System.
November 13
6:30 PM
South Regional Library
Genaro Ky Ly Smith
The Land Baron’s Sun: The Story …

Popcorn Theater
Popcorn Theater

Enjoy a great movie with free popcorn and drinks! Ages 5–12. All showings take place at the South Regional Library.

Thursday, November 13
4:00 PM
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014) 92 min, PG
Tuesday, November 25
2:00 PM
Earth To Echo …

Steampunk and Makers Fair
Steampunk and Makers Fair

Saturday, November 15
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Parc Sans Souci in Downtown Lafayette
Stop by the Lafayette Public Library tent for a steampunk storytime and craft, maker technology petting zoo and author readings! For a complete list of everything planned for the …

International Games Day @ Your Library
International Games Day @ Your Library

Celebrate International Games Day with Wii games and an assortment of board and card games! Registration begins November 1.
Saturday, November 15
2:00 – 4:00 PM
North Regional Library