The Library is currently providing curbside pick up services only, Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., and Sunday 12 – 4 p.m. Please see more information in our post below.

Surprise Me items

Having a hard time finding things to put on hold?
Well look no further - let library staff pick items for you!

Simply fill out the "Surprise Me" form and let staff do the picking for you. Choose your format and genre from the list, and we'll fill a bag with items we think you'll love.

Once items have been selected, you will get a holds notice letting you know when you can come pick up your items.

Simple as that, and full of surprises!

Lethbridge Public Library Service Update FAQs

You've got questions, we've got answers!

We are currently offering Curbside Pick Up. For more details on that service please check out:

Looking for our online/digital services? Please check out:

Wondering how to get a card? How to return your items during our closure? About Inter Library Loans? Or do you need to talk to someone at the Library? Click on the pdf document below and we'll give you a hand!

The staff at the Lethbridge Public Library are working hard and are committed to serving our community with ongoing services that are safe and meet our community's needs.

Our number one priority will always be to protect the health and safety of our employees and customers. We are in all instances committed to supporting a continuity of Library services for our community. 

Curbside Pick Up

Lethbridge Public Library is currently providing Curbside Pick Up services only:

Monday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday 12 – 4 p.m.

Please be sure to use the Curbside Pick Up parking spaces when you're picking up, and call the phone number indicated on the sign.

If you do not have a cell phone, please park in one of the reserved parking spots, walk to the Children’s Entrance, and ring the doorbell.

Sometimes our Curbside Pick Up can be quite busy, and we are able to only serve 2 customers at a time. We thank you for your patience.

Learn more by clicking on the pdf below. 

Board Award Nominations Now Open

Recognize someone's outstanding Library service by nominating them for an award today...

The Lethbridge Public Library Board of Directors believes in recognizing and celebrating the contributions that individuals and organizations make towards the Library. These efforts enhance our services, and help us to work to ensure that the Library is a welcoming, inclusive space that connects and strengthens our community.

Nominations are being accepted for the Lethbridge Public Library Board Recognition Award. This award recognizes an individual or organization that has provided a significant contribution to library services in Lethbridge, by helping to advance the mission, vision or values of the Library through their work with the Library and relationship with the community.

Nominees must:

  • Have had a close tie to the Library and have been actively involved in enhancing one or more services
  • Have had a positive and lasting impact on how the community views the Library
  • Possess a sense of dedication and enthusiasm for the involvement they have with the Library

Nomination deadline is Monday, February 1. Visit: to submit your nomination today.

Live Streams

Our services may be limited, but our programs are still running!
You can check out these live streaming programs and visit our YouTube and Facebook pages for even more good stuff from your Lethbridge Public Library.

Grab-a-Bag Book Sale!

$10 a bag, minimum of 10 items per bag.
Bags are prepackaged. 

Bags are first-come first-serve and can be requested through Curbside Pick Up at the Main Branch.

Genres include:
• General Fiction
• General Non-Fiction
• Mystery
• Romance
• DVDs
• Children’s Non-Fiction/DVDs

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour POSTPONED

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour will be postponed. Please watch our website and social media for new dates.

No Fee Library Memberships!

Lethbridge Public Library will be offering memberships for no fee until the end of 2021.

Click here
to get your Lethbridge Public Library no fee membership online!

Government of Canada COVID-19 Benefits

Date: January 27, 2020 at 2:00pm
Venue: Online via Zoom

Figuring out what COVID-19 Recovery Benefits that you are eligible for can complex. Join the Library as we host an Outreach Officer from the Canada Revenue Agency. They will be explaining what benefits are currently available, and who is eligible for each benefit. Get your questions answered directly from the source! Registration is required for this session.


Online Streaming Calendar

Week of January 18 2021

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
All day
10:00 am
4:00 pm
6:00 pm
8:00 pm