2014 Reading Programs
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Title
Date
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
This is a night-time version of Family Story Time, held on designated Wednesdays at the South Regional Library.
NOTE: The Bedtime Stories held on September 24 and October 22 will be in French.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Youngsville Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Duson Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Milton Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Children will build different lego structures based on a theme. Participants must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 7 and up. Registration is required.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Take It and Make It Craft
Take home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.

Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.
Library
Jefferson St Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Take It and Make It Craft
Take home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.

Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.
Library
Broussard Branch

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Take It and Make It Craft
Take home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.

Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.
Library
Butler Memorial Branch

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Take It and Make It Craft
Take home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.

Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.
Library
Chenier Branch

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Take It and Make It Craft
Take home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.

Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.
Library
Duson Branch

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Take It and Make It Craft
Take home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.

Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.
Library
Scott Branch

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Take It and Make It Craft
Take home this craft kit, while supplies last, during the week of October 27 - 31 at the following library locations: Broussard, Butler, Chenier, Duson, Jefferson Street, North Regional Library and Scott.

Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Chenier Branch

Title
Date
Monday, October 27, 2014
Time
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
NOTE: THERE HAS BEEN A DATE CHANGE. This program is now being held on Monday, October 27. Registration will begin October 20.

Children will build different lego structures based on a theme. Participants must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 7 and up. Registration is required.
Library
Youngsville Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Jefferson St Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
The Teen Performance Troupe will perform this tale of the very
popular Wicky as she helps a new witch become the beauty that lies
inside, while figuring out her own life and love! Ages 5-12.

South Regional Library 981-1028
Tuesday, October 28 10:30 am
Wednesday, October 29
& Thursday, October 30
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Register beginning Tuesday, October 7.

Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.
Library
Youngsville Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
The Teen Performance Troupe will perform this tale of the very
popular Wicky as she helps a new witch become the beauty that lies
inside, while figuring out her own life and love! Ages 5-12.

South Regional Library 981-1028
Tuesday, October 28 10:30 am
Wednesday, October 29
& Thursday, October 30
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Register beginning Tuesday, October 7.

Come and make some spoooooky crafts for Halloween! We're making an awesome "sunken" pumpkin, along with a ghost that would be great to hang on your door to welcome trick-or-treaters.
Library
Milton Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
This is a night-time version of Family Story Time, held on designated Wednesdays at the South Regional Library.
NOTE: The Bedtime Stories held on September 24 and October 22 will be in French.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Youngsville Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Duson Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Milton Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
The Teen Performance Troupe will perform this tale of the very
popular Wicky as she helps a new witch become the beauty that lies
inside, while figuring out her own life and love! Ages 5-12.

South Regional Library 981-1028
Tuesday, October 28 10:30 am
Wednesday, October 29
& Thursday, October 30
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Friday, October 31, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Friday, October 31 (while supplies last)

Looking for a safe place to Trick-or-Treat, rain or shine? Come in costume to any Lafayette Public Library location on Halloween!
Library
All Libraries

Title
Date
Saturday, November 01, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Calling All Kids!
Ages 3-12

November 1 – December 1
Design your own Flat Stanley and
take a photo of him on an adventure,
around town or across the globe! We
want to see your creative Flat Stanley
photos, in honor of his 50th anniversary, and the best ones
will win prizes. We may even post your photos on our website and
Facebook page. Enter online at LafayettePublicLibrary.org. One entry per child. Winner will be announced Friday, December 12.
Library
All Libraries

Title
Date
Saturday, November 01, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Kappa Delta Pi, a local teachers honor society, will come in and perform special storytimes for kids 3 – 6 years old.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 03, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Chenier Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Baby Time is designed to introduce mothers, fathers, or caregivers and babies ages 9–18 months to nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and early literacy information.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Broussard Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Begin your child's literacy education early with a star-studded lineup of storytelling, music, fingerplays, and other educational activities. Ages 3–6.
Library
Jefferson St Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Baby Time is designed to introduce mothers, fathers, or caregivers and babies ages 9–18 months to nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and early literacy information.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
This program is a night-time version of Family Storytime. On November 19 and December 17 are in French.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Youngsville Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Duson Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Milton Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Saturday, November 08, 2014
Time
11:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Description
Join us for a special Saturday Story Time en Francais at the South Regional Library!
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 10, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Chenier Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Baby Time is designed to introduce mothers, fathers, or caregivers and babies ages 9–18 months to nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and early literacy information.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Begin your child's literacy education early with a star-studded lineup of storytelling, music, fingerplays, and other educational activities. Ages 3–6.
Library
Jefferson St Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Ages 5–12. Interactive storytelling and yoga. Register online at
LafayettePublicLibrary.org beginning Monday, November 3.
Tuesday, November 11 4:00 pm
South Regional Library 981-1028
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
Ages 7-12. Use exciting art techniques and materials to create unique works of art.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Baby Time is designed to introduce mothers, fathers, or caregivers and babies ages 9–18 months to nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and early literacy information.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Ages 3–6.
Wear your finest regal
attire for this special royal
storytime. Local pageant
queens representing the Lafayette and Acadiana areas will read a
princess story and take pictures with children.

Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
This program is a night-time version of Family Storytime. On November 19 and December 17 are in French.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Youngsville Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Duson Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Milton Branch

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Enjoy a great movie with free popcorn and drinks! Ages 5–12.
Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014) 92 min, PG
Thursday, November 13
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to pick up a kit for a cute turkey centerpiece craft that will be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table. While supplies last. Nov 17 – 21
Library
Jefferson St Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to pick up a kit for a cute turkey centerpiece craft that will be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table. While supplies last.
Library
Broussard Branch

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to pick up a kit for a cute turkey centerpiece craft that will be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table. While supplies last.
Library
Butler Memorial Branch

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to pick up a kit for a cute turkey centerpiece craft that will be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table. While supplies last.
Library
Chenier Branch

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to pick up a kit for a cute turkey centerpiece craft that will be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table. While supplies last. Nov 17 – 21
Library
Duson Branch

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to pick up a kit for a cute turkey centerpiece craft that will be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table. While supplies last. Nov 17 – 21
Library
Scott Branch

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
All Day - All Day
Description
Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to pick up a kit for a cute turkey centerpiece craft that will be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table. While supplies last. Nov 17 – 21
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, November 17, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Chenier Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Baby Time is designed to introduce mothers, fathers, or caregivers and babies ages 9–18 months to nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and early literacy information.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
10:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
Broussard Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Begin your child's literacy education early with a star-studded lineup of storytelling, music, fingerplays, and other educational activities. Ages 3–6.
Library
Jefferson St Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to come and make a cute turkey centerpiece that will be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table. Registration is required and begins November 4.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to come and make a cute turkey centerpiece that will be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table. Registration is required and begins November 4.
Library
Youngsville Branch

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Ages 5–12. Interactive storytelling and yoga. Register online at
LafayettePublicLibrary.org beginning Monday, November 3.
Tuesday, November 18 4:00 pm
North Regional Library 896-6323
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Description
Baby Time is designed to introduce mothers, fathers, or caregivers and babies ages 9–18 months to nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and early literacy information.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Description
Story times for ages 3-6 are offered at several Branches.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
4:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description
Children ages 5 – 12 are invited to come and make a cute turkey centerpiece that will be a great addition to any Thanksgiving table. Registration is required and begins November 4.
Library
Milton Branch

Title
Date
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
This program is a night-time version of Family Storytime. On November 19 and December 17 are in French.
Library
South Regional Library

Enter your library card number and pin and click on the Login button.
Children up to 13 years of age can register for the Children's Summer Reading Program today!

Readers will receive prizes for reading, top prizes include a reading medal and a chance to win a grand prize bicycle!

Step 1: Register above beginning May 19.
Step 2: Log reading minutes. There are two prize levels: Level 1 at 250 minutes, Level 2 at 500 minutes. Level 2 readers will also be entered in the grand prize drawing!

Summer Reading Program Rules