French Fun Day
October 5, 2018 – 3:10 am | Comments Off

French language programs for the whole family! Recommended for Ages 5 – 12.
Saturdays: 10:30 – 11:30 am
October 20: Fun and Games with Rachel Perry
November 17: LEGO Fete
December 15: Winter Wonderland
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3D Printing 101
3D Printing 101

Use Tinkercad to learn the basics of 3D design and printing. Ages 9 & up, register online!
October date registrations begin Monday, August 20.
November & December date registrations begin Monday, October 22.
 

Coffee Filter Art
Coffee Filter Art

Make tie-dyed works of art using markers and coffee filters. Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, October 22. 
Tuesday, November 6
1:00 – 2:00 pm
East Regional Library

Clowning Around
Clowning Around

Get ready to show off your silly! The Lafayette Children’s Carnival will turn you into a clown with face paint, costumes, and fun activities! Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, October 22. 
Tuesday, November 6
2:00 – 3:30 pm
Main …

American Girl Club
American Girl Club

Meet a new American Girl each month and enjoy activities based on her interests and era. Dolls welcome! (American Girl or other). Ages 7-12.  Registration for  October is now open. Registration for November/December begins on Monday, October …

Paper Airplane Challenge
Paper Airplane Challenge

Come learn how to make a paper airplane or learn a new design! Then it’s off to the races to see how they fly. Ages 5 – 12.
Tuesday, November 6
2:00 – 3:30 pm
South Regional Library

Community Health Fair
Community Health Fair

Get happy and healthy at the library! UL Lafayette nursing students and Minute Med Urgent Care Clinic will offer free health screenings and information for all ages.

Healthy Lifestyle Strategies
Healthy Lifestyle Strategies

Join Dr. Brennon Kelly and the RISE Chiropractic team for an interactive session of games and fun while learning strategies to ensure the highest quality of life for your family
Wednesday, November 7
1:00 – 2:00 pm
East …

Teen DIY
Teen DIY

We’ll provide the craft – you provide the creativity! Come by and make something amazing! Ages 12 – 18.
November & December date registration begins Monday, October 22

Homeschool Hangout
Homeschool Hangout

An afternoon of learning stations revolving around different themes for homeschooling families. Recommended for ages 5 – 12.  Registration begins Monday, October 22.
November: Diver’s Destination
December: Phoenix First LEGO Team Demonstration

Pumpkin Science
Pumpkin Science

What do you get when you combine a pumpkin and a volcano? A pumpcano! Learn how to make one during this afternoon of ooey-gooey fun!  Ages 7-12. Registration begins Monday, October 22. 
Wednesday, November 7
4:30 – 5:30 …

Fall Craft: Braided Infinity Scarves
Fall Craft: Braided Infinity Scarves

Learn how to upcycle a t-shirt into the perfect fall accessory: a braided infinity scarf! Bring your own colorful t-shirt or use one provided by the library. Ages 10 & up.
Thursday, November 8
6:00 – 7:00 …

Fandom Friday
Fandom Friday

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. 
Fridays:
November 9 & December 7
4:30 – 5:30 pm
Main …

Small Folk Studio
Small Folk Studio

An opportunity for toddlers to create and explore art mediums. Caregivers should dress for mess! Ages 18 months – 3 years. Registration for November/December begins Monday, October 22. 

Saturday Study Hall: Middle School Edition
Saturday Study Hall: Middle School Edition

Get an early edge on middle school Math & English.
Middle school students ages 10 & up learn the core math and English concepts with fun, fast online video lessons using Homework Louisiana’s free databases. Laptop …

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!
Mondays, 6:00 – 7:00 PM
November 12 - Disney
December 10 …

Black Friday 101
Black Friday 101

Learn how to create a game plan that will make Black Friday shopping easy.
Monday, November 12
6:30 – 7:30 pm
East Regional Library

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.

History Book Club
History Book Club

Meets on the second Tuesday of each month, 6:30 – 7:30 PM at the South Regional Library
Don’t miss our November meeting featuring a guest appearance by author Steven Rabalais. Join us as we discuss General Fox …

Life After Loss
Life After Loss

Heather Prejean, LCSW and Director of Hospice of Acadiana’s Center for Loss and Transition will lead a lecture on preparing for the holidays following a loss.
Tuesday, November 13
6:00 – 7:00 pm
North Regional Library

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.
November 13  – Fall Vegetable Gardening
6:30 – 7:30 PM
East Regional Library