Bookmobile Closure

The Bookmobile will be
CLOSED from March 19-23
for annual maintenance.

Indie-Lethbridge 2018

Local Authors! Call for Submissions!

Lethbridge Public Library is currently seeking submissions of adult titles to be included as part of our new collection of small press and independently-published works by local authors. If you are interested in having your work showcased in this collection pilot please fill out the attached submission form and email it to:

2018 Submission guidelines:

  • physical format
  • created for an adult audience
  • titles published within the past two years
  • book is donated to library by author (one copy maximum)
  • works created by authors from the Chinook Arch service area          and/or
  • works with relevance to Lethbridge and area

Huge Book Sale

Friends Spring Blowout Book Sale
Saturday, March 31, 9:30 to 3:30
Theatre Gallery, Main Branch

Come early for the best bargains!
An excellent selection of adult, young adult &
children's books, audiobooks, and a few computers
and monitors.

Bring your own bags: $5 per bag &
$10 for large bags.

Kids Kindness Club

Are you a RAKtivist (a Random Act of Kindness Activist)?
Our Kindness Club is looking for kids in Grades 1-5 and volunteers in Grades 6-12 to join us in Kids' Corner for reading, stories about being kind, kindness themed crafts to be distributed in the community, and sharing of the good deeds we do every day!

FRIDAYS March 9 - March 23
1:30 - 3:00 PM
Kids' Corner (Main Branch)
This is a FREE and REGISTERED program.

Lethbridge International Film Festival

Issues of Our Times 2018
Main Branch
7:00 - 9:00p.m.

March 19 — An Inconvenient Sequel
March 20 — Human Flow
March 21 — Secret State of North Korea
March 22 — Food Evolution
March 23 — Wildlife of the Oldman River Valley
March 24 (showtime 2-4pm) — Land Beneath Our Feet

** Free Admission **


Dress up as your favorite storybook character and enjoy two local children’s authors PLUS participate in a book swap.

SATURDAY March 24, 2018
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kids' Corner (Main Branch)

Meet two local children's authors:
Dorothy Graham (co-author of Canada's Great Water Adventure) and Ginger Lee Malacko (author of assorted middle grade adventures including the Agent Apple series). 
Each author will be dressed up in costume, share readings from their books along with activities to go along with the book.
Popcorn and refreshing lemon water will be served.

Participate in a book swap:
Drop off one of your own children’s book(s) and take a gently used one (or two) home!
This event is suitable for children of all ages.

Help us bring home the YOU Libraries Award!

VOTE FOR US! Help us bring home the YOU Libraries Award for our role on the Lethbridge Executive Leaders Coalition on Opioid Use. Voting closes March 23. Cast your vote at: (click on "Vote").


Bring some snacks and join us to watch family friendly movies.
All ages are welcome to attend.
Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

Ferdinand (2017) [PG, 108 min.]

Sunday March 25, 2018
2:30 - 4:30 PM
Kids' Corner (Main Branch)

Emerging Sounds - Saxophone Sunday

Venue: Main Branch (Theatre Gallery)
Date: March 25, 2018  3:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Join the U of L Saxophone studio, under the direction of Dr. Chee Meng Low, for an afternoon of music written for one of the newest of all instruments.  Sit back and enjoy the saxophone in both solo and small chamber ensemble contexts.  

Library Events Calendar

Week of March 19 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
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
7:00 pm

Calendar Legend

The Crossings Branch
Main Branch