Crack the Code

The Easter Bunny has hidden eggs all over the Crossings Branch Library!

Use the clues to find all the eggs.
Decipher the secret message and win a prize!
This fun family event will be available to participate in all day Saturday, April 20.


Library closed

The Lethbridge Public Library will be closed on Friday, April 19 (Good Friday) and Monday, April 22 (Easter Monday). 


Spring Break Fun at The Crossings Branch

Saturday, April 20, All Day - CRACK THE CODE
The Easter Bunny surprised us with an early visit to The Crossings Branch library. Use the clues to find all the eggs and decipher the secret message to win a prize!

Wednesday, April 24, 2:30 – 4:30 PM - THE CROODS
A fun family movie showing in the Friends Place. Bring your own snacks! Popcorn will be served. Film will be shown with closed captioning.

Thursday, April 25, 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM -
CELEBRATE SPRING! STORYTIME
Let’s jump for joy, hop like bunnies, and spring together into the warmer season! Join us for a special half-hour story time in the morning or afternoon in The Friends Place. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Saturday, April 20 – Friday, April 26 - DAISY TABLE
Make a daisy and bring a little Spring home with you! Craft materials and instructions will be available all week at The Crossings Branch. Coloring sheets are also available for our younger artists! Craft requires scissors. Adult supervision/assistance recommended.


Friday Night Films

Date: April 26, 2019 at 7:00p.m.
Venue: Main Branch (Theatre Gallery)

White Boy Rick
(2018, 111min, 14A)

Based on the true story of teenager Richard Wershe Jr. who became an undercover informant for the FBI during the 1980s, and was ultimately arrested for drug trafficking and sentenced to life in prison. Starring Matthew McConaughey and Richie Merritt.

View Trailer Here


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!


Author Talk with Claire Tansey

Thursday, May 2 at 7 p.m.
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)
No tickets needed!

The Lethbridge Public Library and the Joy of Cookbooks Program is excited to host an Author Talk with Claire Tansey!!

Claire Tansey is a Canadian chef, teacher, and former Food Director at Chatelaine. Her debut cookbook 'Uncomplicated: Taking the Stress Out of Home Cooking' features over 125 delicious and easy-to-make recipes as well as shortcuts, tips, and tricks that will take the stress out of home cooking.

Claire will speak about her life in the food world and what it took to publish her stunning cookbook. Through this presentation, you’ll not only gain a new appreciation for cookbooks, but Claire’s passion for simplicity and enthusiasm for delicious food will certainly inspire your own cooking adventures!


Films on Wheels

Cycle to the library to celebrated Bike Month on the big screen with BikeBridge!

All movies start at 7pm at the Crossings Branch and are presented with Closed Captioning - and free popcorn!


Tidying Up with the KonMari Method

Tidying Up with the KonMari Method: Declutter, Organize and Spark Joy!

Saturday, June 1
11:00 am - Main Branch
2:00 pm - Crossings Branch
Please join Helen Youn, the first and only Certified KonMari Consultant in the Prairies, at Lethbridge Public Library for an introduction to the KonMari Method™, a life-changing and revolutionary way of home organizing. Founded by Marie Kondo, author of international best sellers: "The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up" and host of popular Netflix series “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo,” the KonMari Method™ has become a cultural phenomenon and has inspired millions around the world to ask the question - does it spark joy? You will learn how to implement this method to transform your home into a clutter-free and joyful space. Life truly begins after you have put your home in order.


Teen Reads Book Club

Calling all teen readers – our newest book club is just for you!

Read any book that fits our monthly theme, and then hang out with the club by the fireplace at 7pm (with cookies!) to talk about our books. Anyone in grades 7-12 is welcome, and we can’t wait to hear about what you’ve read!

  • April 30 - a novel-in-verse or poetry for Poetry Month
  • May 28 - a book about family connections
  • June 25 - a book by an Indigenous author

Library Events Calendar

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