Fandom Friday
February 4, 2019 – 11:36 am | Comments Off

What’s your fandom? Hang out, make friends, and have fun with other members of the fandom community. It’s the perfect place to complain about your ship sinking! Ages 12-18.
March 8 – Attack on Titan
April 12 – …

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Dog Man: The Dick Russell Story (LRT)
Dog Man: The Dick Russell Story (LRT)

This captivating documentary details the legacy of world-renowned Baton Rouge dog trainer Dick Russell, who is estimated to have trained more than 30,000 dogs during his career. Ages 14 & up.
Thursday, March 7
6:00 – 7:00 …

Make a Pet Treat (LRT)
Make a Pet Treat (LRT)

Show your pupper or doggo some love with a pet treat that you make yourself. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, February 25.
Thursday, March 7
5:30 – 6:30 pm
North Regional Library

Con Men Movies
Con Men Movies

Join us all month long for movies about the craftiest con men in cinema history.

Classics Book Club
Classics Book Club

Meets on the first Thursday of each month, 11:30 – 12:30 PM at the South Regional Library.
March 7 – To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf
April 4 – Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
May 2 – …

Crafting for a Cause
Crafting for a Cause

Sew a drawstring backpack! The completed bags will be filled with goodies and donated to a local homeless shelter. All skill levels welcome; materials will be provided. Ages 18 & up.
Thursday, March 7
2:00 – 4:00 pm
South …

Lego Explosion
Lego Explosion

It’s a LEGO explosion! Come enjoy LEGO crafts and activities. Ages 4–18.
Thursday, March 7
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library

Chinese Paper Lanterns (LRT)
Chinese Paper Lanterns (LRT)

Teens will learn how to make a Chinese paper lantern in celebration of Chinese culture at this craft. Ages 12–18. No registration required.
Friday, March 8
3:00 – 4:00 pm
South Regional Library

Altered Art Paintbrush Fairy
Altered Art Paintbrush Fairy

Create an altered art fairy using a paint brush and a bounty of colorful items. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, February 25.
Friday, March 8
2:00 – 4:00 pm
South Regional Library

Parachute Play
Parachute Play

Up, down, and all around! Join us for a magical morning of songs and games around our colorful parachute.  Ages 18 months to 3 years old. Registration begins Monday, February 25.
Friday, March 8
10:30 – 11:00 …

Family Fort Night
Family Fort Night

Build forts, hear stories, and more! Please bring your own fort-building materials such as blankets or pillows. All families welcome!
 Friday, March 8
5:45 – 7:00 pm
East Regional Library

Student Band Showcase
Student Band Showcase

Music Academy of Acadiana presents a live showcase of student musicians playing a variety of genres. Come rock out and support Acadiana’s local talent!
Saturday, March 9
3:00 – 4:30 pm
Main Library
 
 

YA Lit Lovers Book Club
YA Lit Lovers Book Club

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! Meets one Saturday each month, 1:00 – …

TV Club
TV Club

It’s like a book club, but for TV shows! We’ll watch key episodes of some of the greatest TV shows of all time, then spend time talking about them. Refreshments provided.
March 11: LOST – “The …

Go Yóuxì (LRT)
Go Yóuxì (LRT)

Traditional Chinese games…with a twist! Join us for some fun and games, Chinese-style, as we celebrate Chinese culture and Finding Gobi. Ages 12 – 18.
Tuesday, March 12
4:00 – 5:30 pm
Main Library

Game On!
Game On!

Get your game on! Join us for family-friendly video and board games. Open to All Ages. No registration required.
Tuesdays: March 12; April 16; May 14
4:00 –6:00 pm
East Regional Library

History Book Club
History Book Club

Meets on the second Tuesday of each month, 6:30 – 7:30 PM at the South Regional Library
March 12 – The Ten-Cent Plague by David Hajdu
April 9 – The Fiery Trial by Eric Foner
May 14 – Destiny …

Milton Book Club
Milton Book Club

Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month, from 2:00 – 3:00 PM at the Milton Branch.
March 12 – Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
April 9 – Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
May 14 – Educated: A Memoir by …

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.
Tuesdays: March 12; April 9; May 14
6:30 – 7:30 pm
East Regional Library

3D Printing 101
3D Printing 101

Use Tinkercad to learn the basics of 3D design and printing. Ages 9 & up, register online! Registration begins Monday, February 25.

Chenier Shenanigans
Chenier Shenanigans

Join us for after-school fun. Each week is a different surprise activity! Ages 5 – 12.
Tuesdays:
March 12, 19, 26
April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
May 7, 14, 21, 28
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Chenier Branch