Business Opportunity - Page!Break Cafe

The Lethbridge Public Library is seeking proposals for the operation of our Page!Break Cafe at the Main Branch, 810 5th Ave. S.

The 171 sq. ft. space comes equipped with:
- Rocket appartamento espress machine
- Bunn Airpot coffee model CWTF APS
- 4-foot glass front/rear entry pastry cooler
- 2-door upright refrigerator
- 5-foot refrigerated sandwich table with food preparation board
- Wega espresso grinder
- Vollrath XVOL-40820 5-roller grill 12 hotdog

The Lethbridge Public Library, Main Branch is a 48,000 sq. ft. facility and in 2018 had 470,403 visitors. The Library's hours of operation are 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Monday - Friday; 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday; and 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday. Page!Break hours will be negotiated with the successful submission holder.

For more information, including required information for your proposal, please contact Debi Charlesworth at debi.charlesworth@lethlib.ca or 403-320-3147.

Proposals will be received by the Library, 810 5th Ave. S. up to the hour of 4:00 p.m., Friday, March 29.


Indie-Lethbridge 2019

One hundred years, one hundred stories. As part of the library's centennial celebration next year, we are currently seeking submissions for Indie-Lethbridge 2019. This second year collection will be composed of stories written by Southern Alberta authors, or set in the same area. 

We are pleased to announce the library will now be accepting children's materials and music albums as part of this collection. Anyone interested in making a submission can fill out the form below and either email the form to indie@lethlib.ca or return it to any library service counter.


Girls Rock!

To celebrate International Women's Day on March 8th, we're partnering with Lethbridge Girls Rock Camp to bring you a month of movies featuring girls who rock!

All films start at 7:00pm at the Crossings Branch, and are presented with Closed Captioning - plus free popcorn!


Dungeons & Dragons for teens!

Want to learn how to play D&D?

Come to our newest program and we'll match you with a DM who will help you make a character, and teach you all the basics of the game.  The program runs once a month, either on a Wednesday evening or a Friday afternoon, from now until June. 

The program is open to anyone in grades 7-12.  Drop by and be ready for adventures!

Wednesdays, 7pm at the Crossings Branch
(February 27, March 27, April 24, May 29, June 26)
Fridays, 3pm at the Main Branch
(February 22, March 29, April 26, May 31, June 28)


Friday Night Films

Date: March 29, 2019 at 7:00p.m.
Venue: Main Branch (Theatre Gallery)

Little Italy
(2018, 103 min, PG)

This Canadian film stars Hayden Christensen and Emma Roberts as a young couple who must navigate a blossoming romance amidst a war between their families' competing pizza restaurants in Toronto.

View Trailer Here


Provincial All-Candidates Forums

Venue: Main Branch (Theatre Gallery)

Lethbridge Public Library will be hosting an all candidates forum for both Lethbridge ridings. Join us from 6:30-8:30 on April 2nd and April 4th as a panel of local media pose the questions that matter to the citizens of Lethbridge. Questions from the public will then follow.

April 2: Lethbridge-East
April 4: Lethbridge-West

 


Poetry Movies

Celebrate Poetry Month by watching poets on the big screen!

All movies start at 7:00pm at the Crossings Branch and feature Closed Captioning - and free popcorn!


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 Wednesday night each month at 7:00pm at the Crossings Branch.

  • April 10 - The Sun is Also a Star
  • May 15 - The Prince and the Dressmaker
  • June 12 - David Levithan

All of our book club picks have been collected here: https://tinyurl.com/ycpcz75k


Library Events Calendar

Week of March 25 2019

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The Crossings Branch