We celebrate and observe the Martin Luther King. Jr. national holiday on January 20, remembering his legacy of struggle for equal rights and justice for all people.
From our friends at Brightly, we offer these stories for kids, stories of brave people who worked for equal rights. In this way we celebrate the past and help build a vision for the future. Continue reading Kids Books That Carry On the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Shelf Awareness readers newsletters alert us to eclectic and intriguing books. The issues are usually built around a theme, and this issue is no different: “Reframing the New Year.” Continue reading Reframing the New Year
La alegría de leer
Acurrúcate con un buen libro, de ficción o de no ficción. ¿Sabías que la Biblioteca Pública de Lafayette tiene libros, audiolibros, películas y música en español? Aquí están algunos libros recientemente añadidos a nuestra colección, algunos conocidos y buenos. Comparta con nosotros una de sus lecturas actuales o algo nuevo que le gustaría ver añadido a nuestros estantes. Entonces encuéntralos todos en el catálogo.
The Joy of Reading
Cozy up with a good book, fiction or non-fiction. Did you know Lafayette Public Library has books, audiobooks, movies and music in Spanish? Here are some new books recently added to our collection, as well as some oldies but goodies! Share with us one of your current reads or something you would like to see added to our shelves. You can find them all in the catalog.
Libros en Español
– Contributed by Angelique, Librarian – Family Outreach Services
“Health literacy is the degree to which individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic health information needed to make appropriate health decisions.” – Health Resources and Services Administration Continue reading October is Consumer Health Literacy Month
Imagine . . .
You’re looking for a book you’ve heard about, or been assigned as homework, and you can’t find it in your library. Sounds like some sort of science fiction story, but it’s not. Continue reading Banned Books Week 2019