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Films on Wheels

Cycle to the library to celebrated Bike Month on the big screen with BikeBridge!

All movies start at 7pm at the Crossings Branch and are presented with Closed Captioning - and free popcorn!

Tidying Up with the KonMari Method

Tidying Up with the KonMari Method: Declutter, Organize and Spark Joy!

Saturday, June 1
11:00 am - Main Branch
2:00 pm - Crossings Branch
Please join Helen Youn, the first and only Certified KonMari Consultant in the Prairies, at Lethbridge Public Library for an introduction to the KonMari Method™, a life-changing and revolutionary way of home organizing. Founded by Marie Kondo, author of international best sellers: "The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up" and host of popular Netflix series “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo,” the KonMari Method™ has become a cultural phenomenon and has inspired millions around the world to ask the question - does it spark joy? You will learn how to implement this method to transform your home into a clutter-free and joyful space. Life truly begins after you have put your home in order.

Author Event: Kai Cheng Thom

Date: June 6, 2019 at 7:00p.m. 
Venue: Main Branch (Community Meeting Room)

Join Lethbridge Public Library and Lethbridge Pride Fest as we host author Kai Cheng Thom.

Kai Cheng Thom is a writer, performer, and community worker based in Toronto, unceded Indigenous territory. She is the winner of the 2017 Dayne Ogilvie Prize for Emerging LGBT Writers and a two-time Lambda Literary nominee. She has published widely, including the novel Fierce Femmes and Notorious Liars, the poetry collection a place called No Homeland, and (with Wai-Yant Li and Kai Yun Ching) the children’s picture book From the Stars in the Sky to the Fish in the Sea.  Her next book, I Hope We Choose Love, a collection of personal essays and prose poems, will be published by Arsenal Pulp Press in 2019.
This event is brought to you with the support of the Alberta Foundation for the Arts.

Summer Hours

From May 21 - September 3, the Lethbridge Public Library hours of operation will be as follows:

Monday - Thursday
9:30 AM - 9 PM

Friday & Saturday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM

1:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Food for Fines

It's time once again for Food for Fines!

The Lethbridge Public Library is supporting Target Hunger by accepting food bank donations for fine payment. 

  • Bring in your donations June 1 - June 9, 2019.
  • Each food item donated will be worth $5 off fines.

Writer in Residence posting

 The Lethbridge Public Library invites applications for the position of Writer in Residence for Fall 2019, as part of the Library’s 100th anniversary celebrations. Check out the details below!

Library Comic Con

Love comics? Superheroes? General nerdiness?
The library is celebrating all these cool things with our third annual Comic Con on June 15th!

Come to The Crossings Branch, where there will be events throughout the day for all ages to enjoy!  Our special guest this year is comics creator Ryan North, known for Dinosaur Comics, The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl, Romeo and/or Juliet, and his time travel survival guide, How to Invent Everything.

There will also be lots of vendors and artists in our atrium - discover new comics or buy something cool to decorate your very own Batcave.

Check out our calendar for the day's schedule.

Teen Reads Book Club

Calling all teen readers – our newest book club is just for you!

Read any book that fits our monthly theme, and then hang out with the club by the fireplace at 7pm (with cookies!) to talk about our books. Anyone in grades 7-12 is welcome, and we can’t wait to hear about what you’ve read!

Pride Film Fest

Join the library for our annual Pride Fest film series, every Wednesday night in June.  

Presented in partnership with Lethbridge Pride Fest.

Library Events Calendar

Week of May 27 2019

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
All day
11:00 am
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
5:00 pm
7:00 pm

Calendar Legend

Main Branch
The Crossings Branch