Hampstead Stage Company Presents: The Jungle Book
May 4, 2019 – 9:36 am | Comments Off

Rudyard Kipling’s novel, The Jungle Book, comes to life as Mowgli, an abandoned “man cub” raised by wolves, embarks on an adventure in the jungle. Through the use of puppets and masks, we meet Baloo …

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Romance Book Club
Romance Book Club

Love to read romance? Join us for LPL’s newest book club. This will be a non-traditional book club where members will choose their own books. We’ll engage in discussions, activities, and games, all while sharing …

Stuffed Animal Sleepover
Stuffed Animal Sleepover

Wear your pajamas and bring your stuffed animal to the library to hear bedtime stories. Then leave your stuffed animal at the library for a super fun sleepover! Pick up the stuffed animal and view pictures from the …

Storytime in the Planetarium
Storytime in the Planetarium

The library is partnering with the Lafayette Science Museum to present a special storytime under the planetarium dome and in a museum classroom. Ages 3-6. Registration in person or by phone only.

Gravity Paintings
Gravity Paintings

Art meets science during this afternoon of messy fun! Ages 7-12. Registration begins Monday, June 17.
Thursday, June 27
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Main Library

Teen Snack Attack
Teen Snack Attack

Learn to create easy recipes! Amaze your friends and families with the things you can make. Registration begins Monday, May 20.
Thursdays: June 27 & July 25
3:30 – 4:30 pm
West Regional Library

Suncatchers
Suncatchers

Come learn a DIY watercolor hack! We’ll use it to create suncatchers that will brighten up your windows. Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, June 17.
Friday, June 28
2:00 – 3:00 pm
South Regional Library
Tuesday, July 9
2:00 – 3:00 …

Meet A Firefighter
Meet A Firefighter

Meet a firefighter and tour a firetruck!  Ages 3-12.
 
 

Mr. Will’s Household Electronic Adventure
Mr. Will’s Household Electronic Adventure

Learn how to make everyday household items into electronic components in this three-part series. Ages 10 – 18. Registration begins Monday, May 20.
Fridays: June 28
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Main Library
 

Geek Cinema
Geek Cinema

Enjoy geeky movies for teens and adults! Snacks provided.
Fridays 3:00 – 5:30 pm
June 28: Mission: Impossible – Fallout (PG-13, 2018)
July 5: Aquaman (PG-13, 2018)

Body Talk Class
Body Talk Class

The Body Talk Class presented by the Woman’s Foundation is appropriate for pre-teens and teens, ages 8 to 13, who may be experiencing early changes in their bodies. The class covers the basics of puberty for young …

Community Notary Day
Community Notary Day

Join members of Notariat Acadien for this free community event. Commissioned Notaries Public will be on hand to answer questions and provide complimentary notary services for up to three documents per person.
Documents presented for notarization …

Trivia Time
Trivia Time

Do you think you know trivia? Get a team together and test your skills against others in our monthly themed trivia contests. Let the team with the most trivial knowledge win!
July 1: Movie Stars
August 5: …

Fabricadabra!
Fabricadabra!

Want to learn the basics of sewing? Want to practice your sewing skills? Join us in the Makerspace for Fabricadabra! We’ll work on projects that introduce you to basic sewing skills with, and without, a …

Storytime from Space
Storytime from Space

Watch as astronauts aboard the International Space Station read some of their favorite stories! In between books, our librarians here on Earth will lead songs and other out-of-this-world activities. Ages 3 – 12.
Tuesday. July 2
10:30 …

Kiddie Fly-In Movie
Kiddie Fly-In Movie

Make rocket ships out of cardboard boxes, and then fly them back to Earth to watch a short movie! Ages 2-5. Registration begins Monday, June 17.

Marketing Your Small Business
Marketing Your Small Business

Don’t miss this engaging series of small business workshops taught by our staff!
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Green Screen Movie Magic
Green Screen Movie Magic

Acadiana Open Channel staff will offer teens hands-on experience working with green screen movie effects! Registration begins Monday, June 17.
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South Regional Library

Galaxy Painting
Galaxy Painting

Learn how to use acrylic paint to create a galaxy scene featuring a constellation of your choice. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, June 17.
Wednesday, July 3
2:00 – 4:00 pm
East Regional Library
 

‘MURICA!! Movie Marathon
‘MURICA!! Movie Marathon

In honor of July 4th, join us for a marathon of classic films that’ll leave you bursting with patriotic fervor! Ages 13 and up.
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4:00 PM - Top Gun (1986, PG)
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Teen Summer Cinema: Independence Day Marathon
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