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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Creative in the Kitchen: Chillin with herbs
Creative in the Kitchen: Chillin with herbs

 

Many herbs offer properties that enhance the chillin’ abilities of drinks, salads, soups, and even compresses. Join Herbalist and Master Gardener Lanier Cordell to learn which herbs to use and how to incorporate them in …

The Book Was Better – Book Club
The Book Was Better – Book Club

Discussions on books that were DEFINITELY better than their adaptations. Meets on Sundays monthly, 3:00 – 4:00 pm at the East Regional Library
July 28 - The Hitchiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
Aug 18 - Sex and the …

Pixelate It
Pixelate It

Design and build your own pixelated platform game using our hands-on Bloxels boards! Ages 7 – 12. Registration begins Monday, May 20.

Monday, July 29
2:00 – 3:00 pm
South Regional 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:
July 30; August 20
4:00 –6:00 pm
East Regional Library

Space Invaders – Book Club
Space Invaders – Book Club

Book discussions on two popular Sci-Fi novels on alien attempts to conquer earth.
Thursday, July 30 – The Body Snatchers by Jack Finney
6:30 – 7:30 pm
South Regional Library

End of Summer Bash
End of Summer Bash

Send summer break out with a bang! We’ll have crafts, games, and activities for all ages, so come ready for some fun. Ages 5-12.
Wednesday, July 31
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Main Library

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.
July 31 – Picture at …

Oreo Taste Test Challenge
Oreo Taste Test Challenge

Are you up for a real challenge? Come taste a variety of Oreo flavors and see how many you can guess correctly.
Wednesday, July 31
3:00 – 4:00 pm
East Regional Library

DIY Wood Signs
DIY Wood Signs

Paint and distress a wooden sign, then add a phrase using adhesive vinyl. Ages 14 and up. Registration begins Monday, July 15.
Thursday, August 1
2:00 – 4:00 pm
East Regional Library

Countdown to Kindergarten!
Countdown to Kindergarten!

A special program just for incoming kindergarteners! We’ll share stories about the first day of school, practice our kindergarten readiness skills with fun, hands-on activities, and even tour an LPSS school bus!
Tuesday, August 6
10:30 – …

A Night With the Stars: A Mystery Dinner
A Night With the Stars: A Mystery Dinner

A star has been murdered the night of her big premiere! Attend a red carpet event in the age of Old Hollywood and try your best to find the culprit. Registration begins Monday, July 29.
Wednesday, …

Faux Stained Glass Moon
Faux Stained Glass Moon

Create an amazing faux stained glass sun catcher using epoxy resin, pigment, and a laser cut wooden moon. Come back another day to pick up your dried creation. Ages 18 and up. Registration begins Monday, …

Acrylic Painting for Beginners
Acrylic Painting for Beginners

Have you always wanted to learn how to paint? In this class, you will learn the basics of acrylic painting and create an original work of art. Ages 14 & up.
Wednesday, August 21
1:00 – 3:00 …

Galaxy Candle Holders
Galaxy Candle Holders

Decorate a votive candle holder with a galaxy of colors and sparkles. Ages 14 and up. Registration begins Monday, August 12.
Friday, August 23
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Main Library

Decorative Tile Painting
Decorative Tile Painting

Learn techniques to paint decorations on tiles with Diana Menard. You will make a keepsake that includes the summer reading theme of A Universe of Stories. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, July 1.
Thursday, …

Library’s Official Statement about Storytime Programs
Library’s Official Statement about Storytime Programs

The Lafayette Public Library hosts an average of 60 story times per month throughout the parish. Special guests at the story time are not a new concept to the program.
Our story times are designed by our …

Hot Wheels Speedway
Hot Wheels Speedway

Fun ways to experience math and science concepts through creative play with tracks, ramps, and loops to create the ultimate Hot Wheels race car experience! Ages 5-12.  registration begins Monday, July 29.
Wednesday, August 7
4:00 – …

Introducing RENEW DAT
Introducing RENEW DAT

Introducing our new service! RENEW DAT – Automatic renewals for your non-digital library items! Here’s how it works:
* No more late fees [but we still have late fees] – your non-digital items will automatically renew before they …

AR Information Now Shown in Catalog
AR Information Now Shown in Catalog

School is back in session and Accelerated Reader (AR) requirements will be here before you know it. The Lafayette Public Library now has AR information displayed within card catalog search results. Patrons will now be …

Introducing Playaway Launchpad
Introducing Playaway Launchpad

The Lafayette Public Library has recently added Playaway Launchpads to our collection! These pre-loaded tablets have everything your child needs to challenge their minds and increase their brain power! Launchpads are a secure way to …