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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Fall Luminaries
Fall Luminaries

Join us as we make fall luminaries in time for Thanksgiving! Ages 8-12. Registration begins Monday, November 5. 
Tuesday, November 20
3:00 – 4:30 pm
East Regional Library

Peewee Tailgate Party
Peewee Tailgate Party

Huddle up, football fans! Transform a cardboard box into a customized truck, grab a snack, and watch Peanuts sports cartoons on our big screen!  Ages 2-6. Registration begins Monday, November 5.
Tuesday, November 20
11:00 am – 12:00 …

Thanksgiving Day: All Libraries Closed
Thanksgiving Day: All Libraries Closed

All library locations will close at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, November 21 in observance of the Thankgiving Day holiday. They will remain closed on Thursday, November 22 (Thankgiving Day) and Friday, November 23 (Acadian Day). …

North Regional Library Book Club
North Regional Library Book Club

Join us for the North Regional Library Book Club, held on the third Wednesday of each month at 1:30 PM at the North Regional Library.
Wednesday, November 21
Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

Monthly Make-A-Makerspace Meeting
Monthly Make-A-Makerspace Meeting

A monthly meeting of makers to discuss creating a community-run Makerspace in Lafayette that would include large power tools. Open to all interested.
Wednesdays: November 21 & December 19
6:30 – 8:00 pm
Main Library

Acadian Day: All Libraries Closed
Acadian Day: All Libraries Closed

All library locations will be closed on Friday, November 23 in observance of the Acadian Day holiday.

Alycat Chat
Alycat Chat

Local author of the Alycat series, Alyson Foti Bourque, will discuss her adventures in children’s literature. Meet the author and Alycat herself. Families welcome.
Tuesday, November 27
9:30 – 10:30 am
South Regional Library

Adopt-A-Rock
Adopt-A-Rock

Create your own pet rock and take it home, along with a certificate of adoption and tips for proper care.  Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, November 5.
Wednesday, November 28
4:30 – 5:30 pm
South Regional Library

Glitter Gingerbread House
Glitter Gingerbread House

Make an amazing holiday decoration — a glittery cardstock gingerbread house that lights up when a little stranger comes to visit. Ages 18 and up. Registration begins Monday, November 19.
Friday, November 30
2:00 – 4:00 PM
Main Library …

Author’s Alley
Author’s Alley

Meet and support local authors! Authors may reserve a table by calling by Tuesday, November 27. Space is limited.
Saturday, December 1
1:30 – 3:30 pm
South Regional Library
981-1028

Maker Movie: Big Hero 6
Maker Movie: Big Hero 6

Gear up for Maker Faire 2019 (March 30) by getting inspired by Hiro, Baymax, and the other robot conquerors of Big Hero 6 (PG, 2014, 108 min).
Saturday, December 1
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Main Library

LPL Coding Club
LPL Coding Club

For kids and tweens who want to learn the basics of computer programming. Whether you’re just getting started coding or want to expand on what you already know, we’ve got something for you. Ages 7 …

Decorative Tile Painting
Decorative Tile Painting

Learn decorative tile painting from Diana Menard. You’ll be able to draw and paint on ceramic tiles with pre-made designs or one of your own! Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, November 19.
Monday, December …

DIY: Ugly Christmas Sweater
DIY: Ugly Christmas Sweater

Bring your own sweater, and we’ll provide the supplies to make and decorate your own ugly Christmas sweater! Adults welcome. Registration begins Monday, November 19.
Monday, December 3
4:30 – 6:00 pm
South Regional Library

Colorful Cushion Covers
Colorful Cushion Covers

Create a fun no-sew throw pillow cover and add a splash of color to your favorite room! Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, November 19.
Tuesday, December 4
6:00 – 7:00 pm
Main Library

Edible Igloos
Edible Igloos

Create a winter wonderland out of marshmallows! Ages 7-12. Registration begins Monday, November 19.
Wednesday, December 5
4:30 – 5:30 pm
South Regional Library

Origami Ornaments
Origami Ornaments

Fashion a Christmas ornament using origami, the Japanese paper folding technique. Ages 12 & up. Registration begins Monday, November 19.
Friday, December 7
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Main Library

Christmas Kids Alive!
Christmas Kids Alive!

Open to all ages! Sponsored by the Sigma Alpha Iota musical fraternity, this fun family event features performances by local music students and a reading of “The Night Before Christmas” by Mrs. Claus.
Saturday, December 8
10:00 …

Christmas Movies: Nice-A-Thon
Christmas Movies: Nice-A-Thon

A marathon of classic Christmas-themed films suitable for all ages.
Monday, December 10
2:00 pm – Christmas in Connecticut (NR, 1945, 1hr 42min.)
4:00 pm – White Christmas (NR, 1954, 2hr 20min.)
6:00 pm – Miracle on 34th Street …

Bath Bombs
Bath Bombs

Create colorful, aromatic bath bombs. They’re great last-minute gifts for someone you love! Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, November 19.
Monday, December 10
6:30 – 7:30 pm
East Regional Library