Friday Night Films Showtime: 7:00 pm Admission free

 
March 17     Ordinary People  (PG)

This unforgettable motion pictures stars Mary Tyler Moore, Donald Sutherland, Judd Hirsch and Timothy Hutton.  The accidental death of the older son of this affluent family deeply strains relationships between the bitter mother, good-natured father and guilt-ridden younger son.

March 24     Lethbridge International Film Festival

March 31     Lion -  cancelled  -  now playing:
                     Manchester By the Sea  (14A)

After the death of his beloved older brother, Lee chandler is shocked to learn he is now the sole guardian of his teenage nephew. Taking leave of his janitorial job in Boston, Lee returns to the close-knit fishing community where he must deal with his past.


Movies in Arabic

 This month, we're showing a month's worth of movies in Arabic.  (with English subtitles)

All movies will be screened at The Crossings Branch.


Opioid Awareness Information Session

Thursday, March 30 at 7 - 8 p.m.
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)


Opioid Awareness Information Session
Presented in Partnership by ARCHES and the Lethbridge Public Library

This public information session will educate attendees on the current drug trends within Southern AB, with particular focus on the opioid crisis being experienced by our communities. Various harm reduction practices, including drug classification, overdose recognition and prevention tips, and Naloxone training will be discussed as techniques to mitigate risk in drug using populations. Facilitating the discussion is Jill Manning, Managing Director at ARCHES (AIDS Outreach Community Harm Reduction Education Support Society).


March is Nutrition Month!

Kick off healthy eating habits by sharing recipes and meal prep with your family.

Need a quick dinner idea?  We've got some great cookbooks in our ebooks collection, and lots of family cookbooks on our shelves.

You can also find great ideas through Alberta Health Services.


Naloxone Information and Training

Thursday, March 23 & Tuesday, April 4 at 6:30 p.m.
Friends’ Place (The Crossings Branch)


Naloxone Information and Training
In partnership with Alberta Health Services – Addiction and Mental Health, ARCHES and the Lethbridge Public Library.

Naloxone kits and addiction information will be available.
Please call 403-381-5183 to register for either session.


Chicken Little

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.

SATURDAY April 8, 2017
Friends Place (The Crossings)
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM


Chicken Little (2005)
 [G, 81 min]
After ruining his reputation with the town, a courageous chicken must come to the rescue of his fellow citizens when aliens start an invasion.


Project SPARC

 Are you between the ages of 17-20 and want to go back to school, upgrade, or just don't know what to do?

Career Transitions
is running a workshop at the Main Branch on May 13th from 10am - 3pm.

Registration is required, but the program is free.  Just call 403-328-3996 or visit careersteps.ca to sign up!


TimeTurners Book Club

Are you an adult who loves reading teen books?

The library has a new book club to celebrate YA literature - just for grownups!  We meet once a month at The Crossings Branch to talk about a great book.

You can pick up a copy of the book from the front desk at The Crossings Branch in the weeks before the meeting.


Library Events Calendar

Week of March 20 2017

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