Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale: June 16 – 19

We’ve got good news and we’ve got GREAT NEWS! It’s back! The Friends of the Lafayette Public Library are having a book sale.

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Take the 2021 Summer Reading Challenge!

This summer, the Lafayette Public Library invites you to Find Your Tale @ LPL by joining the Tails & Tales Summer Reading Challenge! Whether your tale includes books, video games, Adventure Kits, music, or programs, we hope your tale begins by exploring any of the nine Lafayette Public Library locations! For details, visit lafayettepubliclibrary.org/summer.

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Summer Safari Reading Passport for Children
Summer Safari Reading Passport for Children

Start your adventure by picking up a Summer Safari Reading Passport from the Main or Regional Libraries. From June 1st to July 31st, children (Ages 3 – 12) can travel around the parish with their …

Teen Libcrate
Teen Libcrate

Sign up to receive a free Teen LibCrate from the Main or Regional Libraries! You’ll receive a themed box containing a library book, a snack, a craft, and more! When you’re done with the book, …

Free Zumba at the Library!
Free Zumba at the Library!

She’s ba-ack! After many months away, Sahra Arabaca and friends are back to lead energizing afternoon Zumba. Sessions will be outside (weather permitting) and there will be a hard cap of 10 registrants. Ages 18 …

Let’s Get Wild (In-Person)
Let’s Get Wild (In-Person)

–Touch Tour is a traveling tactile experience where kids can learn about local wildlife with Wildlife and Fisheries. Kids will have a chance to touch pelts, hides, skulls, teeth, and even a live hatchling *alligator!
Ages …

Kids’ Trivia
Kids’ Trivia

Show off your knowledge with this week’s trivia challenge!
Check back every other Friday to take our fun quizzes on some of your favorite books, games, and moves to see how you stack up against other kids in …

The Great Anime Debate
The Great Anime Debate

While we know that all anime is great, there can only be one greatest series. Show your fandom pride by voting in our summer anime bracket. Vote here.
Friday, June 4 – Thursday, July 29
 
 
 

*Virtual* LEGO Club
*Virtual* LEGO Club

Calling all LEGO lovers! We’ll post themes on Facebook at the beginning of each week, then you build your unique creations at home and share them with us in the comments of the post!
 
 
 

Adult Grab & Go Crafts
Adult Grab & Go Crafts

Swing by a Lafayette Public Library drive-thru (Main Library and all Regional Libraries) and pick up a bag full of fun! Grab & Go bags will include all the supplies you’ll need plus instructions and …

Teen Grab & Go Crafts
Teen Grab & Go Crafts

Teens– No need to be bored this summer! Swing by any of the library drive-thrus (Main Library and Regional Libraries), and grab a bag full of fun! Each bag contains supplies needed for the craft …

Kids’ Grab & Go Crafts
Kids’ Grab & Go Crafts

Swing by a Lafayette Public Library drive-thru (Main Library and all Regional Libraries) and pick up a bag full of fun! Grab & Go bags will include most of the supplies you’ll need plus instructions …

Animal Mashups
Animal Mashups

Teens, visit South Regional Library this summer to make a one-of-a-kind paper animal head creation. We will display your work for all to enjoy! All materials provided. Ages 12-18
Tuesday, June 1 – Friday, July 30
South …

Drop-In Gaming
Drop-In Gaming

Join old and new friends to play on various gaming consoles or bring card/board games from home. For Ages 12-18.
 
 
 
 

My Pet is the Best
My Pet is the Best

Stop by your local library and bring a photo of your pet with a short description of why your pet is the best. Photos and descriptions will be on display for all to see!
Monday, June …

Digital Storytime
Digital Storytime

Lafayette Public Library will be hosting Digital Storytime on Facebook each Monday at 10:00 AM!  Tune in each week for stories, songs, and laughter!

Due to copyright restrictions, the videos will be removed from Facebook immediately following the …

Computer Classes at Main
Computer Classes at Main

Lafayette Public Library provides computer classes for those wishing to brush up on their computer and related technology skills. Masks are required for all in-person programs. If you are unable to wear a mask, please …

Free Webinars by Tutor.com
Free Webinars by Tutor.com

Did you know that Tutor.com offers tons of great resources? It’s true! Tutor.com isn’t just for tutoring, but also chock full of information on topics such as filing for unemployment, recovering from burnout, and guiding …

Protect Your Skin from the Inside Out
Protect Your Skin from the Inside Out

Who doesn’t like spending time in the sun? It makes us happy and gives us vitamin D, but no one wants sun spots, wrinkles, or damaged skin. It is possible to have fun in the …

Little Scientists (In-Person)
Little Scientists (In-Person)

Explore the wonders of science with a themed story and an activity. Please come dressed for a mess! Ages 3-5. Registration is required.
 

To Be Continued – Book Club
To Be Continued – Book Club

Join us virtually as we read the first few chapters of a story, then check it out to continue! Find us on Youtube.
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Book Buddy
Book Buddy

Stop by East Regional Library every Wednesday to pick up a craft based on your favorite book characters. While you’re there, be sure to grab a book or two to read with your new book buddy! Available …