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2016 Cade Community Lectures

Home Is Where the Heart Is Divided: Exploring Connections between Identity and Place
Main Branch, Theatre Gallery, 7:30 p.m.
Co-sponsored by Ecumenical Campus Ministry, Lethbridge Public Library, Office of the President, University of Lethbridge.


Marriage Masters and Marriage Disasters

Monday, February 8, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Community Meeting Room (Main Branch)

Marriage Masters and Marriage Disasters: How to Have a Happier Relationship/Marriage

Please join Brad for an informative and enjoyable evening of learning more on the research about what makes for happy and successful relationships. Information and exercises will be provided to allow you to get to know your partner better, how to avoid the “4 horsemen” that predict relationship breakdown (and what to do instead), how to handle the inevitable conflicts that arise in relationships, and resources in Lethbridge to help couples have better relationships.

Brad Hagen is a Registered Psychologist (and RN), in a Private Counselling Practice at Associates Counselling Services, in Lethbridge. As a psychologist, Brad specializes in couples and marriage counselling, and assisting people with mental health challenges, addictions, and traumatic experiences.


"Footprints on the Landscape" Speaker Series

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)
Video Conference Presentation From Pincher Creek Library

“Stop Invasive Species in Your Tracks”
Presented by Kelly Cooley

Invasive species are plants, animals, and microorganisms that are not native to a particular area. They are also species that are capable of causing severe damage in areas outside their normal range, harming the economy, the environment, or human health once they become established.

In partnership with the Pincher Creek Library, Alberta Parks, and the RISE Network.
This speaker series will be running from January - March. Please see the poster for details.


An Evening with Fleischer Studios Animation - New Media Film Series

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

7:00pm - 9:30pm

Hosted by Professor Bob Cousins (New Media)
Lethbridge Public Library Theatre Gallery
Free admission

Celebrate the acclaimed cartoons of the Golden Age of American Animation from the studio that brought you Betty Boop, Popeye, and the extraordinary Superman animated serial. (USA / 1930-1941)

Superman was nominated for a 1941 Academy Award for Best Animated Short.

“The Fleischer cartoons offered a gritty, rubbery, often risque alternative to the increasingly realistic and wholesome films of Walt Disney.” - Charles Solomon (Los Angeles Times)


Better Choices Better Health

Thursdays at 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
February 4, 11, 18, 25 and March 3, 10
Friends Place (The Crossings Branch)


Better Choices Better Health®
Presented by Alberta Health Services

These free workshops consist of six 2.5 hour sessions for people with chronic conditions who want to gain confidence and learn skills to better manage their health conditions. Support persons may also attend. Please note: A workshop may be cancelled if registration is too low.

Please register by calling 403-388-6654 or 1-866-506-6654.

For more information on accessing Better Choices Better Health® and our online classes please visit albertahealthservices.ca


Promoting Wellness Through Leisure

Thursday, February 11 at 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)
Free session

Promoting Wellness Through Leisure
Presented by Alberta Health Services

• What is Dementia?
• Psychological Needs of People with Dementia
• Communication
• Practical Solutions to Behaviour
• What Makes an Activity Meaningful?
• Activity Ideas
• Planning for Social Visits
• Caregiver Resiliency
• Leisure Action Plan

Please register by calling Therapeutic Recreation at 403-388-6727.


Girl Power!

Who run the world? Girls!

All movies start at 7:00pm at the Crossings Branch.


Main Branch Modernization Project (MBMP)

We are very excited to announce our plans to update your Lethbridge Public Library's Main Branch.   Over the next two years we will be improving the facility to better serve the needs of our community, enhancing layout and design to allow the community of Lethbridge to better enjoy the services the Library provides. 



 


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