Local firefighters will be visiting several Lafourche Parish Public Libraries in October to teach young children about fire safety. Firefighters will visit the following library locations:
- Children can learn about fire safety when members of the Lockport Volunteer Fire Department visit the Lockport Library at 11 a.m. on October 19.
- Members of LPFD#3 will be on hand to teach fire safety and to show children their fire truck and fire-fighting tools at 10:30 a.m. on October 17 at the South Lafourche Library.
- Get an up close view of a fire truck and learn about fire safety when members of the LPFD#3 visit the Larose Branch at 1 p.m. on October 19.
Guest artist Azalea Rivet will lead a free art workshop for adults at 4 p.m. on October 11 at the Raceland Library.
Children and teens ages 8 and up can take part in a book discussion and book giveaway to celebrate Teen Read Week at 4:30 p.m. on October 11 at the Larose Library. The library will provide popular titles at the end of the book discussion, while supplies last.
Teens can celebrate Teen Read Week with a special Live Action Maker Lab at 4 p.m. on October 12 at the Raceland Branch. Gather materials, construct tools, and play the game.
Children can paint their own pumpkin to take home at 4:30 p.m. on October 19 at the Golden Meadow Library. Supplies are limited, so registration is required to attend.
Children and teens can paint pumpkins to enhance their Halloween décor at 4:30 p.m. on October 19 at the South Lafourche Library. Supplies are limited, so sign up at the library.
Bring the family to the Gheens Library for an evening of Halloween festivities at 4 p.m. on October 24. Make a Halloween-themed craft and enjoy refreshments. Costumes are welcome, but not required.
Children and teens can paint their own pumpkins to take home at 5 p.m. on October 24 at the Larose Branch. Supplies are limited, so registration is required.
Children can wear their Halloween finest for a chance at winning the South Lafourche Library’s children’s costume contest, while trick or treating in the library at 5:30 p.m. on October 24.
Guest artist Azalea Rivet will lead a free children’s art class at 4 p.m. on October 25 at the Raceland Branch.
Stop by for the South Lafourche Library’s annual Monster Mash Halloween celebration from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on October 25 at the library. There will be games and door prizes for children and food, while supplies last.
Children and teens can get a jump on celebrating International Games Week with a lively, but friendly Super Smash Bros. tournament, beginning at 1 p.m. on October 28 at the South Lafourche Branch.
Celebrate International Games Week and Halloween with some family-friendly games at the Lockport Library beginning at 4:30 p.m. on October 31. There will be several games and puzzles to choose from, and light Halloween-themed refreshments will be served. Space is limited, so registration is required.
Posted on Fri, October 6, 2017
by The Lafourche Gazette