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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Lego Club
Lego Club

Children will build different Lego structures based on a theme. Participants must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 7 and up. Registration is required.
North Regional Library
Saturday, November 22
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Registration begins Saturday, November 15.
Saturday, …

Thankful Picture Frame Craft
Thankful Picture Frame Craft

Bring your favorite picture to frame in this fun, personal picture frame. Registration begins Monday, November 3. Open to children ages 5 – 12.
Monday, November 24
2:00 pm
South Regional Library

Gaming @ Your Library
Gaming @ Your Library

Show how you can brawl with the best in a Super Smash Bros. Brawl or bring board and card games from home! Registration begins November 3 for the November dates and November 24 for the …

Teen Book-to-Movie Discussion
Teen Book-to-Movie Discussion

Tuesday, November 25
4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library
Join in a guided discussion of The Maze Runner and its movie adaptation. Registration begins November 17.

Teen Performance Troupe
Teen Performance Troupe

Rehearsal:
Tuesday, November 25 10:00 am – noon
South Regional Library
Rehearsals & Performances:
December 22 & 23
9:30 – 11:30 am
South Regional Library
Teen volunteers are needed for voice actors, puppeteers, and behind-the-scenes help for puppet shows to be performed for families …

Teen Advisory Board
Teen Advisory Board

Teens will give voice in the planning of programs, book selections and other resources. Registration begins November 3.
Tuesday, November 25
1:00 – 2:30 pm
South Regional Library
Saturday, December 20
10:00 – 11:30 am
South Regional Library

Thanksgiving Holiday Hours
Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday,all locations of the Lafayette Public Library will be close at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, November 26 and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 27. All locations (except …

Images of America: Carencro
Images of America: Carencro

Saturday, November 29
10:30 am – noon
North Regional Library
Authors Stacey Judice, Kathy Higginbotham and Donna Latiolais discuss and sign their new book about the history of Carencro.

Last Minute Gifts, with Chocolate!
Last Minute Gifts, with Chocolate!

Create and eat some delicious desserts that would work as great last minute gift ideas. Teens will make peppermint bark and chocolate, coconut and caramel pretzels. Registration begins November 24.
Thursday, December 4
6:00 – 7:00 pm
North …

Hand-Painted Porcelain Exhibit
Hand-Painted Porcelain Exhibit

Stop by the South Regional Library this holiday season to view a selection of hand-painted porcelain pieces, created and painted by members of the Acadiana Porcelain Art Guild.
December
South Regional Library

Christmas at North Regional Library
Christmas at North Regional Library

Free fun for the whole family! Visit the library while enjoying the Carencro Country Christmas at the Carencro Community Center and the Children’s Christmas Parade.
Saturday, December 6
10:00 am – noon
North Regional Library
Jolly Holiday Magnet Craft
While …

Author’s Alley: Book Sale and Signing
Author’s Alley: Book Sale and Signing

Meet and support local authors as they gather to sell and sign their books. Signed books make great gifts! Authors may reserve a table at the South Regional Library by calling 981-1028 by Friday, November …

Surprise Book Gifts! (Ages 5 – 12)
Surprise Book Gifts! (Ages 5 – 12)

December 8 – 26
South Regional Library
Kids, looking for a holiday surprise this year? Why not check out one of our specially-chosen wrapped books? Look under our tree and pick out a beautifully wrapped
book to keep you busy during the holiday season and school break!

Christmas Mouse Ornament
Christmas Mouse Ornament

Kids ages 5–12 are invited to come and make a fun mouse ornament, complete with a candy cane tail! Registration begins Tuesday, November 25.
Tuesday, December 9
4:00 PM
South Regional Library
Tuesday, December 16
4:00 PM
Youngsville Branch
Wednesday, December 17
4:00 …

Recycled Ornaments: Adult Craft
Recycled Ornaments: Adult Craft

Use book pages and embellishments to make old ornaments new again. All supplies will be provided. Registration begins Monday, November 24 at LafayettePublicLibrary.org.
Thursday, December 11
6:00 – 7:00 PM
North Regional Library
Tuesday, December 16
1:00 – 2:30 PM
South Regional Library 

Christmas Kids Alive!
Christmas Kids Alive!

Sponsored by the Lafayette Public Library System and the Sigma Alpha Iota musical fraternity, this fun family event features performances by local music students and a reading of “The Night Before Christmas” by Mrs. Claus.
Saturday, December 13
10:00 am – …

Winter Break Anime for Teens
Winter Break Anime for Teens

Saturday, December 20
1:00 – 4:00 pm
South Regional Library
The Lafayette Public Library and LouisiANIME are bringing anime fun to your winter break! Registration begins December 3.

Button Wreath Craft for Tweens
Button Wreath Craft for Tweens

Kids ages 8–12 will make a cute wreath for the holidays out of buttons. Registration begins Monday, December 1.
Monday, December 22
2:00 PM
South Regional Library

Family Movie Matinee
Family Movie Matinee

Join us at the North Regional Library for a special matinee showing of The Polar Express!
Monday, December 22
2:30 PM
North Regional Library
The Polar Express (2004)
100 min., Rated G

The Christmas Spider
The Christmas Spider

Ages 5 – 12. This heartwarming holiday puppet show encourages kids to sing along to the carols throughout the show.
Monday, December 22
Tuesday, December 23
10:30 AM
South Regional Library