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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Edible Bunny Race Car
Edible Bunny Race Car

Create an edible race car for a marshmallow bunny.  Ages 5-12. Registration begins Monday, March 25.
Tuesday, April 16
2:00 – 3:00 pm
South Regional Library

Create a Terrarium
Create a Terrarium

Come get your hands dirty making an enclosed ecosystem using moss, plants, and rocks! Ages 12 -18. Registration begins Monday, April 8.
Wednesday, April 17
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Main Library

Little Scientists
Little Scientists

Explore and discover with hands-on experiments and activities. Ages 3 – 5. Registration begins Monday, April 8.
 
Wednesday, April 17
4:00 – 5:00 pm
East Regional Library

Life-Sized Candyland
Life-Sized Candyland

What’s more fun than playing Candyland? Playing life-sized Candyland!  Drop in anytime during this event to play! Ages 5 – 12.
Wednesday, April 17
10:30 – 12:30
Main Library

Roald Dahl at the Movies
Roald Dahl at the Movies

Put on your PJs, bring a pillow and blanket, and come watch some of Roald Dahl’s most-beloved characters come to life on the screen! Come and go, or stay all day!
10:00 am -  Willy Wonka …

Creative Recycling
Creative Recycling

In celebration of Earth Day, create something original by using items provided. Ages 5–12.
Thursday, April 18
2:30 – 3:30 pm
North Regional Library
 
 

Unplugged
Unplugged

Unplug and play board games of all sorts! Bring your own games or choose from one of ours. Ages 5-12.
Thursday, April 18
2:30 – 4:00 pm
Main Library

Good Friday: All Libraries Closed
Good Friday: All Libraries Closed

All library locations will be closed on Friday, April 19 in observance of the Good Friday holiday. They will reopen with normal business hours on Saturday, April 20.

Easter: All Libraries Closed
Easter: All Libraries Closed

All library locations will be closed on Sunday, April 21 in observance of the Easter holiday. They will reopen with normal hours on Monday, April 22.

Decorate A Flower Pot
Decorate A Flower Pot

Uniquely decorate a beautiful flower pot to plant your new flowers! All supplies provided. Ages 5 – 12. Registration begins Monday, April 8.

Tuesday, April 23
4:00 – 5:00 pm
North Regional Library

Festival International de Louisiane: Main Library closures
Festival International de Louisiane: Main Library closures

The Main Library will be closed on the following dates due to Festival International de Louisiane related parking & access issues:
Wednesday, April 24: The Main Library will close at 5:00 PM.

Decorative Tile Painting
Decorative Tile Painting

Perfect for springtime! Decorate and paint a tile with a butterfly or dragonfly pattern with local artist, Diana Menard. Ages 14 & up. Registration begins Monday, April 8.
Wednesday, April 24
2:00 – 4:00 pm
South Regional Library

Geek Cinema Presents: The Avengers
Geek Cinema Presents: The Avengers

Prepare for Avengers: Endgame, coming April 26, with a binge viewing of all three Avenger movies: Avengers, Avenger: Age of Ultron, and Avengers: Infinity War. Enjoy snacks with the show and Marvel trivia between films!
Thursday, …

Nickelodeon ’90s Retro Night
Nickelodeon ’90s Retro Night

We “Double Dare” you to come to the library for an after-hours night of retro Nickelodeon fun! Relive the glory of some of your favorite old shows like Are You Afraid of the Dark and Legends of the …

Author’s Alley
Author’s Alley

Meet and support local authors! Authors may reserve a table by calling 981-1028 by Tuesday, April 23. Space is limited.
Saturday, April 27
2:00 – 4:00 pm
South Regional Library

Author Talk: Chris Edelson
Author Talk: Chris Edelson

Join American University professor Chris Edelson to hear about his book, Power Without Constraint: The Post-9/11 Presidency and National Security. The book examines the gathering of power to the executive branch as well as similarities …

Teen Take Outs
Teen Take Outs

Come in and take a craft to go!
May 1 – 31
Main Library

How Charming
How Charming

3D print your own charms and create your own beaded charm bracelet or earrings. Give them as a Mother’s Day gift or wear them yourself. Ages 7 & up. Registration begins Monday, April 22.
Thursday, May …

Mother-Daughter Jewelry Making
Mother-Daughter Jewelry Making

For Mother’s Day, make matching jewelry with your mama! Ages 8 and up. Registration begins Monday, April 22.
Friday, May 3
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Main Library

Messy Munchkins
Messy Munchkins

Your babies and toddlers will squish and smush their way to a good time with this multi-sensory playtime. Dress for a mess! Ages birth-36 months.

Friday, May 3
10:30 – 11:30 am
East Regional Library