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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Messy Munchkins
Messy Munchkins

Your babies and toddlers will squish and smush their way to a good time with this multi-sensory playtime. Dress for a mess! Ages birth-36 months.

Friday, July 5
10:30 – 11:30 am
East Regional Library
 

Teen Animanga Club
Teen Animanga Club

Watch anime clips, discuss manga favorites, and argue subs vs. dubs in this fun teen gathering! Refreshments will be provided.
Fridays: July 5; August 2
2:30 – 4:30 pm
South Regional Library

Stranger Things Escape Room
Stranger Things Escape Room

Figure out this otherworldly mystery before you get caught in even stranger things! Ages 12 & up. Registration by phone or in person begins Monday, June 17.
Wednesday, June 26
2:00 – 7:00 pm
East Regional Library
445-3168

“Moonlight on the Bayou” Painting
“Moonlight on the Bayou” Painting

Paint a nocturnal Louisiana scene with acrylic paint and a pattern on canvas paper. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, June 17.
Monday, July 8
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Chenier Branch

Cutting Up
Cutting Up

Learn how to create designs to be cut by the Silhouette cutting machine. Make stickers, vinyl decals, heat transfers, and more! Ages 14 and up. Registration begins Monday, May 20.

Silhouette 101
Monday, July 8
6:00 – 7:30 pm
East …

Books & Bites Tween Club
Books & Bites Tween Club

Join our book club! It’s simple: read the selected book then come talk about it with us while enjoying some yummy snacks. Ages 8 – 12.
July 8 - Smile by Raina Telgemeier
Aug 12 - Flora & Ulysses …

Magic Tree House Space Mission Discovery Dome
Magic Tree House Space Mission Discovery Dome

A mysterious “M” sends the intrepid Jack and Annie on a fun-filled journey to discover the secrets of the sun, moon, planets, space travel, and more. This beautifully-produced show is a winner with all Magic …

YA Lit Lovers Book Club: Hunger Games
YA Lit Lovers Book Club: Hunger Games

Finally, a book club for teens and adults who love reading young adult literature! Eat snacks, discuss this month’s selection, learn about read-alikes, and share your current favorites! This summer, we’ll be reading the Hunger …

Milton Book Club
Milton Book Club

Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month, from 2:00 – 3:00 PM at the Milton Branch.
July 9 - State of Wonder by Ann Patchett
Aug 13 - The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

History Book Club
History Book Club

Meets on the second Tuesday of each month, 6:30 – 7:30 PM at the South Regional Library
July 9 – Don’t Make Me Pull Over by Richard Ratay
Aug 13 - Leadership: in Turbulent Times by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Coloring for Adults
Coloring for Adults

Your focus and creativity will be your utensils, while we provide a plethora of prints and colored pencils. Adults only, please. No registration required.
Wednesdays: July 10, August 14
1:30 – 2:30 PM
North Regional Library
 

From Ragin’ Cajun to Rocket Scientist
From Ragin’ Cajun to Rocket Scientist

Wondering what it is like to work with NASA? Join “unlikely rocket scientist” and Louisiana native Brian Bertrand as he discusses his unusual path through the U.S. space program.
Wednesday, July 10
6:00 – 7:00 pm
Main Library

Teen Coloring Club
Teen Coloring Club

Explore your creativity and enjoy some relaxing screen-free time. We’ll provide a variety of interesting prints to color and lots of colored pencils and markers.
Wednesday, July 10
3:00 – 4:00 pm
East Regional Library

Space Epics
Space Epics

See these space epics the way they were meant to be seen: on the big screen!
July 11 - 2001: A Space Odyssey (G, 1968)
July 18 - Contact (PG, 1997)
July 25 - Apollo 13 (PG, 1995)
Thursdays, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
South …

Family Campout
Family Campout

Put on your PJs, grab a sleeping bag, and hang out around a pretend campfire! Don’t worry – we’ll finish in time for everyone to sleep in their own beds! Ages 3-12.
Thursday, July 11
6:30 – …

Classics Book Club
Classics Book Club

Meets on the first Thursday of each month, 11:30 – 12:30 PM at the South Regional Library.
July 11 - A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court by Mark Twain
Aug 1 - Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

Master Gardening Series
Master Gardening Series

Master Gardening Series – learn the basics of gardening in the deep south. Presented by the Lafayette Parish Master Gardeners.
Thursdays:
July 11; August 15
6:30 – 7:30 pm
East Regional Library

Friday Zumba
Friday Zumba

Get moving with licensed Zumba instructor Sahra Arabaca and friends. She is ready to bring the excitement of Zumba to you! Open to All Ages.

Galaxy Stones
Galaxy Stones

Paint a galaxy scene on a rock that everyone will think is out of this world! Ages 8 – 12. While supplies last.
Friday,  July 12
2:00 – 3:00 pm
North Regional Library

Family Fort Night
Family Fort Night

Build forts, hear stories, and more! Please bring your own fort-building materials such as blankets and pillows. All families welcome.
Friday, July 12
5:45 – 7:00 pm
East Regional Library