Princess Party
February 14, 2017 – 8:28 am | Comments Off

Come to the library to meet Belle, Tiana, and Rapunzel! Hear a story, sing along with the princesses and participate in other royal activities fit for a princess or prince! Come dressed up! Ages 3-12.

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Harry Potter Escape Room!
Harry Potter Escape Room!

Put your magical and muggle skills to the test! Find hidden clues and solve puzzles to escape the room in 30 minutes or less. Registration begins Monday, April 3. Call to reserve a time slot.

Monday, April …

Master Puppet Theater
Master Puppet Theater

Come join us for puppet shows that are sure to entertain! Ages 5-12.
Monday, April 17
10:30 – 11:00 AM
South Regional Library 

Teen Snack Attack
Teen Snack Attack

Teens will create delicious and easy no-bake recipes. In April, make salsa with the LSU Ag Center’s Tiffany Williams. Ages 12 – 18. Registration begins Monday, February 20.
Tuesday, April 18
2:00 – 3:00 PM
Main Library

Teen Fandom Frenzy
Teen Fandom Frenzy

Celebrate pop culture fandom with themed activities, games, and lively debates with your fellow fanatics. Ages 12-18.
Star Wars
Monday, April 17
3:00 – 4:30 PM
East Regional Library

Guess I’ll Go Eat Worms!
Guess I’ll Go Eat Worms!

Soil science never looked so good! Use sweet ingredients to make edible dirt cups. Ages 5-12. Registration opens Monday, April 3.
Tuesday, April 18
2:00 – 3:00 PM
Main Library 

Crafternoon
Crafternoon

Come play with us! We will set out some craft supplies for you to drop in and join us for crafty fun. Ages 5 – 12.
Tuesday, April 18
2:00 – 4:00 PM
North Regional Library
Thursday, April 20
2:00 – 3:30 …

Medicinal Plants of Louisiana
Medicinal Plants of Louisiana

Join MaryAnn Armbruster, co-chair of the Healer’s Demonstration garden at Vermilionville, for a discussion of Louisiana’s own native medicinal plants. Adults.
Wednesday, April 19
6:30 – 7:30 PM
Main Library 

Victory Garden Spring Planting Party
Victory Garden Spring Planting Party

In collaboration with Townfolk and the Urban Naturalist, you can learn about community gardening and enjoy outdoor Spring activities! All ages welcome.
Wednesday, April 19
2:00 – 4:00 PM

Stuffed Animal Picnic
Stuffed Animal Picnic

Bring your stuffed animal and blanket and join us for a picnic! There will be stories, songs, and other fun activities. Ages 2 & up.
Wednesday, April 19
10:30 – 11:30 AM
East Regional Library 

Bibliobop!
Bibliobop!

Shake out your sillies with a morning of dance, movement and singable books. Ages Birth-6.Registration begins on Monday, April 3. 
Wednesday, April 19
10:30 – 11:15 AM
Main Library

Think Like a MythBuster
Think Like a MythBuster

Does toast always land butter side down? Are Pop Rocks and soda a dangerous combination? Use the scientific method to prove or debunk these and other popular myths! Ages 7 – 12. Registration begins Monday, April …

Messy Munchkins
Messy Munchkins

Your little ones will squish and smush their way to a good time in this multi-sensory playtime. Dress for mess! Ages Birth – 36 months.
Friday, April 21
10:30 – 11:30 AM
East Regional Library 

Teen Screen
Teen Screen

Join us for awesome movies at your Library! Ages 12 – 18.
East Regional Library
Films begin at 3:00 PM
Monday, April 21: Warcraft (2016, PG-13, 123 min.)
 
 

Dig In! Community Gardening
Dig In! Community Gardening

Bring your gardening tools and dig in! Help us weed, water and plant (weather permitting) in the Carencro Community Garden located behind North Regional Library. All ages welcome!
Saturday, April 22
10:00 AM – noon
North Regional Library 

French Fun Day
French Fun Day

Stories, activities and special guests presenting en français. Open to all ages.

Saturday, April 22
10:30 AM – noon
Main Library
* Celebrate Earth Day with us as we dig in to some planting fun.

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.

Play With Your Food
Play With Your Food

Now you can play with your food and eat it, too. It’s science! It’s silly! It’s guaranteed to be yummy. Ages 5 – 12.
Tuesday, April 25
4:30 – 5:30 PM
Chenier Branch  

Festival International: Main Library Closure
Festival International: Main Library Closure

The Main Library will close early on the following dates due to Festival International taking place in downtown Lafayette:
Wednesday, April 26
closes at 5:00 PM

Parachute Science
Parachute Science

Learn the science behind parachutes, then design and build your own! Ages 5 – 12. Registration begins Monday, April 3.
Wednesday, April 26
4:00 – 5:00 PM
East Regional Library 

St. Thomas More “Art IV Art Works” Exhibit
St. Thomas More “Art IV Art Works” Exhibit

St. Thomas More Advanced Placement
Art IV Art Works
Art Teacher: Ange Riehl
May 5 through June 8, 2017
Main Library