Help us celebrate 100 years in our community!

The Lethbridge Public Library will be celebrating 100 years in our community in 2019 and we want to hear from you!

We want you to tell us about your most memorable library experiences and what the library means to you and your family.
How do you envision the library of the future?

Share your stories and ideas with us, and you'll be entered for a chance to win a Lethbridge Public Library swag bag and a Booster Juice gift pack.

Email your stories and ideas to

Deadline to submit is June 1.

Friday Night Films

Date: April 20, 7:00 - 9:00p.m.
Venue: Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

The Shape of Water

An emotionally absorbing fantasy story brought to life with an amazing performance by actress Sally Hawkins. Set in a top secret research facility of the 1960's a lonely, mute janitor, Elisa, forms a unique relationship with an imprisoned sea creature. Recipient of 13 Oscar nominations including Best Picture and Best Director for Guillermo del Toro.
View the Trailer

** Free Admission **

Nintendo Switch at the Crossings Branch!

We now have Nintendo Switch games available to borrow!  They live at the Crossings Branch, but can be put on hold and delivered to any library in the Chinook Arch system.

Want to try playing a Switch game?  We also have a console installed on the west side for you to play!

Step Into the Arts

Get ready for a month of music and dance documentaries, every Tuesday night at 7pm at the Crossings Branch!

Plus - there's free popcorn!

Queer Straight Alliance

The library hosts a monthly Queer Straight Alliance with help from The MAT and OUTreach It's open to anyone ages 16-21 and meets the last Wednesday evening of every month.

You can find more group info on Facebook.

Up in Smoke Speaker Series

Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

Up in Smoke Speaker Series: Cannabis and Youth
Chris Windle, Health Promotion Facilitator with AHS Addiction and Mental Health
Courtney Barks, Adolescent Addictions Counsellor

As a parent, teacher, mentor, and active member of our community who works with young people, how do you speak to children and teens about cannabis which will soon be legalized in Canada? How do you initiate conversations, answer their questions, and help them build protective factors and resiliency? We will explore the impact of cannabis on youth, as well as offer some harm reduction tips. We will also discuss how to recognize if a child that has difficulty with cannabis or other drug use, and list what services are available for those with concerns.

Comic Con - Panels & Presentations

Are you an expert in cosplay? Do you know everything there is to know about Batgirl?
Want to share your knowledge with the world?

We're looking for 30 minute panels and presentations for this year's Comic Con on May 12th. Submit your session proposal, and we'll get back to you by April 30th.

Comic Con - Artist Alley

Interested in having a table in the Lethbridge Public Library's Comic Con Artist Alley? Fill out this application form and we'll add you to our list!

The LPL Comic Con runs May 12, 2018 from 9:30am-4:00pm at the Crossings Branch. Vendors chosen for the Artist Alley will have a 6ft table for their booth. Table cost is $20. Vendors will be notified two weeks before the event if they have been chosen for the Artist Alley; we have a limited amount of space and preference will be given to original comics creators.

TimeTurners Book Club

Are you an adult who loves YA books? Join us for TimeTurners, where grownups can get together each month to discuss a young adult book.

We meet on a Tuesday night each month at 7:00pm at the Crossings Branch.

Library Events Calendar

Week of April 16 2018

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
All day
9:00 am
10:00 am
11:00 am
1:00 pm
2:00 pm
3:00 pm
6:00 pm
7:00 pm
8:00 pm

Calendar Legend

The Crossings Branch
Main Branch