2014 Reading Programs
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Welcome to the Lafayette Public Library Reading Programs. What are you reading?

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Upcoming Events
Title
Date
Monday, November 24, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Free classes taught by certified yoga instructors. Bring a
yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. Register online at
LafayettePublicLibrary.org beginning Monday, November 3.
Please register for each date you are interested in attending.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Prerequisite: Basic Computing
Material covered: Learn how to develop PowerPoint slide presentations using various backgrounds, charts, and text animations.
Library
South Regional Library

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Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Description
NaNoWriMo, the world’s largest writing challenge,
encourages aspiring writers ages 13 and up to
write a 50,000-word novel in one month. Group
write-ins will be held at the South Regional Library
every Saturday and Sunday in November. Refreshments provided.

For more information on NaNoWriMo or to sign up, visit nanowrimo.org.
Library
South Regional Library

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Date
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Time
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Saturday, November 29
10:30 am - noon
North Regional Library

Authors Stacey Judice, Kathy Higginbotham
and Donna Latiolais discuss and sign their
new book about the history of Carencro.
Library
North Regional Library

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Date
Sunday, November 30, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Description
NaNoWriMo, the world’s largest writing challenge,
encourages aspiring writers ages 13 and up to
write a 50,000-word novel in one month. Group
write-ins will be held at the South Regional Library
every Saturday and Sunday in November. Refreshments provided.

For more information on NaNoWriMo or to sign up, visit nanowrimo.org.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 01, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Free classes taught by certified yoga instructors. Bring a
yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. Register online at
LafayettePublicLibrary.org beginning Monday, November 3.
Please register for each date you are interested in attending.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
No prerequisite.
Material covered: Basic computer components and architecture; use of the mouse and keyboard; instruction on working with windows, toolbar, and command menus; running multiple Windows applications; and more.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Get one-on-one help to use your computer,
tablet, eReader or smartphone to access FREE
library eBooks, audiobooks and eMagazines!
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Learn how to manage your personal finances in this free twosession
workshop sponsored by United Way of Acadiana. Register at
LafayettePublicLibrary.org beginning Monday, October 20.
Tuesday, December 2 & Thursday, December 4 5:30 - 7:30 pm
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
No prerequisite.
Material covered: Basic computer components and architecture; use of the mouse and keyboard; instruction on working with windows, toolbar, and command menus; running multiple Windows applications; and more.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 04, 2014
Time
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Description
Learn how to manage your personal finances in this free twosession
workshop sponsored by United Way of Acadiana. Register at
LafayettePublicLibrary.org beginning Monday, October 20.
Tuesday, December 2 & Thursday, December 4 5:30 - 7:30 pm
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Sunday, December 07, 2014
Time
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Description
Meet and support local authors as they gather to sell and sign their books. Authors may reserve a table at the South Regional Library by calling 981-1028 by Friday, November 21. Space is limited.
Sunday, December 7
1:30-3:30 pm
South Regional Library
981-1028
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 08, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Free classes taught by certified yoga instructors. Bring a
yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. Register online at
LafayettePublicLibrary.org beginning Monday, November 3.
Please register for each date you are interested in attending.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Description
Bring your iPad and learn how to use it. Discover all your
tablet’s amazing capabilities, including email, web browsing,
installing apps, music and more. Bring any questions you
may have about your device, and we’ll answer those, too!
Registration is required and begins Monday, November 24.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Get one-on-one help to use your computer,
tablet, eReader or smartphone to access FREE
library eBooks, audiobooks and eMagazines!
Library
Jefferson St Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Material covered: This class focuses on a conceptual understanding of the Internet and those components necessary to acquire connectivity. The class then deals with browser functions and the various techniques for finding information on the World Wide Web.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Material covered: This class focuses on a conceptual understanding of the Internet and those components necessary to acquire connectivity. The class then deals with browser functions and the various techniques for finding information on the World Wide Web.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Description
Use book pages and embellishments to make old ornaments new again.
All supplies will be provided.
Registration begins Monday, November 24 at LafayettePublicLibrary.org.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Monday, December 15, 2014
Time
6:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Description
Free classes taught by certified yoga instructors. Bring a
yoga mat and wear comfortable clothes. Register online at
LafayettePublicLibrary.org beginning Monday, November 3.
Please register for each date you are interested in attending.
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Description
Prerequisite: Introduction to Computing Using Windows classes
Material covered: Learn how to develop PowerPoint slide presentations using various backgrounds, charts, and text animations.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Description
Use book pages and embellishments to make old ornaments new again.
All supplies will be provided.
Registration begins Monday, November 24 at LafayettePublicLibrary.org.
Library
South Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Description
Get one-on-one help to use your computer,
tablet, eReader or smartphone to access FREE
library eBooks, audiobooks and eMagazines!
Library
North Regional Library

Title
Date
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time
6:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Description
Join us for the South Regional Sleuths Mystery Book Club on the third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm.

November 18
The Old Buzzard Had It Coming
by Donis Casey

December 16
Mrs. Jeffries and the Feast of St. Stephen
by Emily Brightwell
Library
South Regional Library

Enter your library card number and pin and click on the Login button.
Sign up for the Adult Summer Reading Program today!

Weekly prize drawings June-July for Summer Reading Program participants and a grand prize drawing at the end of July for a Nook HD+.

To enter, log each book (novel, nonfiction, manga, or comic) you read or listen to this summer.

Summer Reading Program Rules
Reviews
Vanishing act
Title
Vanishing Act
Author
Fern Michaels
Rate this book: 5 is highest
Allegiant
Title
Allegiant
Author
Veronica Roth
Rate this book: 5 is highest
The last to die: a novel
Title
The Last to Die
Author
Tess Gerritson
Review
Did not see this ending coming. What a twist!!  The last to die: a novel
Rate this book: 5 is highest
It had to be you
Title
It Had to Be You
Author
Jill Shalvis
Rate this book: 5 is highest
Title
To Love Again
Author
Danielle Steel
Rate this book: 5 is highest