Avengers Escape Room
April 30, 2018 – 9:02 am | Comments Off

Avengers fans, assemble your team to help Earth’s Mightiest Heroes save the world in this escape game! For Ages 12 & up.
Register by phone only for June program beginning Monday, June 4. 
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Snap-and-Tap Caps
Snap-and-Tap Caps

Join the good folks from the Habitat for Humanity ReStore to create castanets from recycled materials. For Ages 5–12.
Registration begins Monday, July 2.
Wednesday, July 18
2:00 – 3:00 pm
Main Library

Fandom Fridays
Fandom Fridays

Calling teens of all fandoms! Join us for a fun afternoon of cosplay, trivia and more. Ages 12-18. 
Friday, July 20
Cosplay Workshop
3:00 – 5:00 PM
Main Library

Teen Zumba Class
Teen Zumba Class

Join licensed zumba instructor, Sahra Arabaca, while she leads a one-hour, low-intensity Zumba dance class. Remember to wear clothes suitable for working out/dancing and bring a towel. Water will be provided.
Friday, July 20
4:30 – 5:30 …

Fix-It Café
Fix-It Café

Have some broken or torn items? Fix them, don’t throw them out! No Waste Lafayette and Project Front Yard are hosting a Fix-it Café at the Main Library from 10-2 focusing on bike repair, clothing, textiles, leather goods and …

After-Hours Mini Golf
After-Hours Mini Golf

Families will have a “hole” lot of fun in the library after-hours as they play through a multi-hole mini-golf course set up throughout the library.
Saturday, July 21
6:00 – 7:00 PM
South Regional Library

Harvey Rabbit and Friends Show
Harvey Rabbit and Friends Show

Featuring Harvey Rabbit, Cecil the Orangutan, and T-Boy the Alligator with Mr. Tim and Miss Laura in a fun-filled, energetic show of puppetry, music, comedy, magic, ventriloquism, and audience participation.  They will promote reading, libraries, …

Master Puppet Theater
Master Puppet Theater

Come join us for our puppet shows that are sure to entertain! Ages 3-10.
Monday, July 23
10:30 – 11:00 am
South Regional Library

Intro to Handweaving
Intro to Handweaving

Create handwoven coasters using a small loom that you can bring home. For Ages 14 & up.
Registration begins Monday, July 2.
Tuesday, July 24
6:00 – 8:00 pm
East Regional Library

Beads in Bloom: French Beading
Beads in Bloom: French Beading

Connie Boustany will teach the traditional craft of French beading to create a beautiful, one-of-a-kind flower. For Ages 14 & up.
Registration for June programs begins Monday, May 21; Registration for July and August programs begins …

All Day Anime
All Day Anime

UL Lafayette’s Anime Club is back to host an amazing day of cosplay, anime workshops, snacks, and a drawing contest. For Ages 10 & up.
Tuesday, June 26
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
South Regional Library

Teen DIY: Rock Art
Teen DIY: Rock Art

We’ll provide the craft — you provide the creativity. You’re guaranteed to make something amazing with our open Rock Art craft! No registration required.
Thursday, July 26
2:00 – 3:00 pm
North Regional Library

Glow in the Dark – After Hours
Glow in the Dark – After Hours

Stay after the library closes for a glow in the dark party to celebrate the end of summer! Registration begins Monday, July 16.
Friday, July 27
5:30 – 7:30 pm
Main Library

ArtBot-A-Go-Go
ArtBot-A-Go-Go

Make a vibrating robot that will randomly generate an astounding work of art. Registration begins Monday, July 16.
Friday, July 27
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library Makerspace

Anime Your Way: Drawing Basics for Teens
Anime Your Way: Drawing Basics for Teens

Anime Your Way is a step-by-step drawing program developed by former Simpsons artist Carlos Nieto III. It teaches how to create and modify a Japanese anime character using simple shapes.
Wednesday, June 27
10:00 – 11:15 am
South …

Teen Library Corps
Teen Library Corps

Meet friends, new and old, and help plan future library programs. Ages 12 – 18.
Saturdays
July 28, August 25
1:00 – 2:00 pm
South Regional Library

Teen DIY: CD Art
Teen DIY: CD Art

You’ll have a chance to create various forms of CD Art using old CDs, yarn, markers, beads, and paint! No registration required.
Monday, July 30
2:00 – 3:00 pm
South Regional Library

End of Summer Bash
End of Summer Bash

Send Summer break out with a bang! We’ll have snacks, crafts, games, and activities for all Ages, so come ready for some fun! Open to children and teens.
Wednesday, August 1
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library

Big and LOUD!
Big and LOUD!

Join us for screenings of the biggest (and noisiest!) movies from the past year! All films begin at 6:00 pm.

August 2: Wonder (2017, 113 minutes, Rated PG)
August 9: King Arthur – Legend of the Sword (2017, 126 minutes, Rated …

Vinyl Cutting 101
Vinyl Cutting 101

Learn how to use the Makerspace’s Silhouette Cameo to create your own custom vinyl designs. Registration begins Monday, July 16.
Friday, August 3
10:00 – 11:00 am
Main Library Makerspace

Drone School
Drone School

Want to know more about drones? Come to drone school! Drone docent Johnathan Durr will showcase his drones. Recommended for Ages 7 & up.
Saturday, August 11
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Main Library Makerspace