But Is It a Christmas Movie?
December 2, 2019 – 4:22 am | Comments Off

There are plenty of movies that are set during the winter holidays, but are they Christmas movies? You be the judge. Ages 18 & up.
Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
December 12 – Die Hard (R, 1988)
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Coloring for Adults
Coloring for Adults

Your focus and creativity will be your utensils, while we provide a plethora of prints and colored pencils. Ages 18 & up.
Wednesday, December 18
Tuesdays: January 7; February 4
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Main Library

Ollie Robot Lab
Ollie Robot Lab

Meet your need for speed with the Ollie racing robot! The power is in your hands as you navigate obstacle courses, execute tricks, and take on other fun challenges. Ages 8 – 12.  Registration begins Monday, …

Drop-In Gaming
Drop-In Gaming

Join old and new friends to play on various gaming consoles or bring card/board games from home. For Ages 12-18.
Wednesdays:
December 18; January 15, 29; February 12
3:30 – 4:30 pm
North Regional Library

Teen Snack Attack
Teen Snack Attack

Learn to create easy recipes! Amaze your friends and families with the things you can make.  Ages 12–18. Registration begins Monday, October 21.
Wednesday, December 18
4:00 – 5:00 pm
West Regional Library

UNO Afternoon
UNO Afternoon

Don’t go in “reverse,” but “skip” over to the library for a “wild” afternoon of the best card game ever: UNO. Ages 12–18.
Wednesday, December 18
4:00 – 5:00 pm
West Regional Library

Little Artists
Little Artists

Preschoolers will explore open-ended art activities and different art mediums while learning about color, texture, and more. Ages 3-5. Registration begins Monday, December 2.
Wednesday, December 18
4:00 – 5:00 pm
East Regional Library
 
 

Land of Stories Book Club
Land of Stories Book Club

Join us as we explore the Land of Stories, where fairy tales are real! We’ll discuss the books as well as enjoy snacks, crafts, and trivia based on the series by Chris Colfer. Ages 9–12. …

Collaborative Crossword
Collaborative Crossword

Help us create a crossword puzzle for everyone to fill in! We will be gathering ideas for clues to make our crossword at this event and will post the completed blank puzzle for the public …

Pokémon Go to the Library
Pokémon Go to the Library

Calling all Pokémon trainers! Come to the Pokéstop at the library and catch, trade, and battle! Ages 7 & up.
Thursday, December 19
5:00 – 6:00 pm
West Regional Library

Fabricadabra!
Fabricadabra!

Join us in the Makerspace for Fabricadabra! We’ll learn the “magic” of basic sewing skills while working on different projects each month. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, November 4.
Friday, December 20
1:30 – 3:30 pm
Main Library
 

Teen Christmas Cookie Decorating
Teen Christmas Cookie Decorating

Join Angelle Vidrine from the Cajun Cookie Company in a cookie decorating class just for teens! Ages 12–18. Registration begins Monday, December 2.
Friday, December 20
5:00 – 6:30 pm
South Regional Library

Small Folk Studio
Small Folk Studio

An opportunity for toddlers to create and explore art mediums. Dress for a mess! Ages 18 months-3 years.  Registration begins Monday, October 21. 
Friday, December 20
10:30 – 11:15 am
Main Library
 
 

The French Table
The French Table

L’Atelier de la Table Française (The French Table) Workshop provides a forum to improve your verbal skills in both Cajun and standard French through casual conversation. Historical documentary films and personal narratives are incorporated to …

Teen Library Corps
Teen Library Corps

Teens are welcome to hang out with friends, discuss old and new programs, and work on upcoming library projects. Refreshments will be provided. Ages 12–18.
Saturdays:
December 21; January 18; February 15
1:00 – 2:00 pm
South Regional Library

French Fun Day
French Fun Day

French language programs for the whole family! Ages 5-12.
Saturdays:
December 21 - Comment le Grinch a volé Noël!
January 18 – LEGO fête
10:30 – 11:30 am
Main Library

 

Acrylic Painting for Beginners
Acrylic Painting for Beginners

Have you always wanted to learn how to paint? In this class, you will learn the basics of acrylic painting and create an original work of art. Ages 14 & up. Registration beings Monday, November 4.
Sunday, …

Teen Holiday Celebration
Teen Holiday Celebration

Come celebrate the holiday season by making homemade cards, playing bingo, and listening to holiday music. Ages 12–18.
Monday, December 23
2:00 – 3:30 pm
South Regional Library

Classic Christmas Movie Marathon
Classic Christmas Movie Marathon

Prepare for Christmas Day with three classic family Christmas films.  Come for any you wish to see or watch them all! All families welcome.
1:00PM  Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
1:55PM The Grinch (original animated)
2:30PM The Nightmare Before Christmas
Monday, …

All Aboard the Polar Express
All Aboard the Polar Express

Wear your pajamas and joins us for crafts, games, snacks, and a viewing of The Polar Express. Ages 5-12.
Monday, December 23
2:00 – 3:00 pm
East Regional Library

LIBRARY CLOSURE: Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
LIBRARY CLOSURE: Christmas Eve & Christmas Day

All Lafayette Public Library locations will close at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, December 24 (Christmas Eve). They will remain closed on Wednesday, December 25 (Christmas Day). The Library will resume normal business hours on Thursday, …