Friday Connections – Coloring Club

Friday, April 28, 2017 1:00 PM
Located at the Arts & Science Discovery Center
Coloring books are for adults now! Choose an engaging page and relax with this meditative activity.

Friday Connections offers a variety of activities, games, film screenings, and speakers for older adults. Meet someone new or catch up with a friend over a cup of tea!

Every Friday at 1pm - Free - Register below, but walk-ins are always welcome.

This series is presented in partnership with the City of Lafayette’s Senior Services Commission.
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Spring Woodwinds Performance

Saturday, April 29, 2017 2:00 PM
Located at the Community Hall
Do you like music? Thinking about picking up an instrument? Join us for a special all ages musical lecture and demonstration featuring a wind quintet composed of four woodwind instruments (flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon) plus one brass instrument (French horn).

Each musician will demonstrate their instrument's sound and musical range and the group will perform an 11 minute narrated version of Prokofiev's "Peter and the Wolf", featuring solos by each instrument serving to represent the animals in the story.

This is a free event sponsored by the Lafayette Library and Learning Center Foundation.



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Dogtown Downtown

Saturday, April 29, 2017 10:00 AM
Located at the Amphitheater
Join us for the 4th Annual Dogtown Downtown. This is a FREE community event for two and four-legged canine enthusiasts - everyone is welcome to participate in the dog parade and activities. Enter your dog in the contests too.

Registration starts at 9:30am at Lafayette Plaza Park. Parade begins at the Lafayette Library amphitheater at 10am.

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Lafayette Historical Society Speaker Series: The History of Lafayette Libraries

Sunday, April 30, 2017 2:00 PM
Located at the Community Hall
Mary McCosker will give an overview of our libraries from 1870 to the present day, when a civic-minded group came together to build the Lafayette Library & Learning Center that we now have. Panelists - including City Manager Steve Falk, longtime Friends of the Library Board Member Mary Ann Hoisington, past Board Member Gwenn Lennox, and Susan Weaver, who was librarian during the transition to our new LLLC in 2009 - will discuss the efforts made that resulted in today's stunning Library & Learning Center.
Donations requested (pay at the door): $10 for LHS members; $15 non-members. Kids under 14 FREE with paying adult.
Dessert and beverages will be served.
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Free homework help by appointment

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 3:30 PM
Located at the Library Open Space
Free homework help by appointment!

This tutor specializes in Math (Geometry, Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Calculus), history and science.

To make an appointment, please call the library at 925-385-2280 or come to the Information Desk during library open hours. Tutors are available for 30 minute time slots.
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All Ears Reading® Breeja

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 3:00 PM
Located at the Children's Room
Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk.

Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Breeja (Bree-uh), a sweet Lab from ARF's Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.
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Computer and eBook Help with Orlando 1:00pm

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 1:00 PM
Located at the Teen Center
Our resident technology expert will provide answers to all of your computer questions every Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00pm-1:30pm in the Teen Center at the Lafayette Library. Sign up in advance for a 30-minute one-on-one session. The session is also intended for people seeking assistance with e-books and e-readers. Please bring your ereader device with you.
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Computer and eBook Help with Orlando 1:30pm

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 1:30 PM
Located at the Teen Center
Our resident technology expert will provide answers to all of your computer questions every Tuesday and Thursday from 1:30pm-2:00pm in the Teen Center at the Lafayette Library. Sign up in advance for a 30-minute one-on-one session. The session is also intended for people seeking assistance with e-books and e-readers. Please bring your ereader device with you.
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Free homework help by appointment

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 3:30 PM
Located at the Library Open Space
Free homework help by appointment!

This tutor specializes in math (through Geometry), science (through Biology) and history (through modern history).

To make an appointment, please call the library at 925-385-2280 or come to the Information Desk during library open hours. Tutors are available for 30 minute time slots.
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All Ears Reading® Gusto

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 3:00 PM
Located at the Children's Room
Sign up for a 15 minute session at the information desk.

Children can have fun and practice their literacy skills by reading to a dog. Gusto, a sweet Lab from ARF's Pet Hug Pack, is a great listener! Bring your own book or pick up a library book.
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Free homework help by appointment – Cancelled

Thursday, May 4, 2017 3:30 PM
Located at the Library Open Space
Today's homework help session has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Free homework help by appointment!

This tutor specializes in Pre-Calculus, Geometry, Algebra, Algebra 2 Trigonometry and any middle/elementary school math.

To make an appointment, please call the library at 925-385-2280 or come to the Information Desk during library open hours. Tutors are available for 30 minute time slots.
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