Upper North Wing Closed for Renovation

The upper north wing is now closed for renovations. Information Services is available in the lower North Wing, including access to the Information Services Desk, computers, non-fiction, Community Meeting Room and Theatre Gallery.

Design our next library card!

Have you dreamt of having your artwork featured on a library card? Here’s your chance. Chinook Arch Regional Library System and Lethbridge Public Library would like to invite Southern Alberta artists of all ages, who live in the Chinook Arch Regional Library System, to design our next library card.
Contest rules and regulations as well as entry forms and a template can be downloaded below.
Entry deadline is Tuesday, October 10!

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.

Nomination deadline is Monday, February 5.

Marion Cotillard

French actor Marion Cotillard celebrates her birthday on September 30th.  Celebrate with a month of her movies!

All films are free and screen at 7pm at the Crossings Branch.

Mayoral Candidate Forum

September 27, 2017  7:00 p.m.
Theatre Gallery
(Main Branch)

The Southern Alberta Council on Public Affairs and Lethbridge Public Library are partnering to bring the public this forum in which they can meet candidates for both mayor and city council and find out where they stand on the the issues important to you. 

Money Talks

September 27, 7 p.m. @ The Crossings Branch: "Could you be the next victim?" - Fraud Awareness. 
Presentation by Servus Credit Union.

Children's Programs at The Crossings Branch this Fall!

Drop-in children’s programs start at 10:00 am in the Friends Place Meeting Room. Programs run weekly from Sept 11 – Oct 21 and Oct 31 – Dec 2. Siblings are welcome!  
Mondays - Time for Rhymes
Tuesdays – Time for Twos
Wednesdays – Babes in the Library  
Thursdays – Stories and Stuff  
Saturdays – Small ‘n’ Tall

Family Movies
Enjoy a family-friendly movie on the second Saturday of every month in The Crossings Branch: Friends Place Meeting Room. Movie starts at 2:30 pm, and you are welcome to bring your own snacks! (November movie will be on the third Saturday due to Remembrance Day).

Parent Child Mother Goose @The Crossings Branch

Come together with your child to enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs. Spend time bonding and learning new ways to interact. This registered program for parents and infants 6 – 18 months old will start on October 6, 2017. Program is held from 10:30 am - 11:30 am every Friday until the last session on December 8, 2017.
Register HERE.

Friday Night Films Showtime: 7:00 pm Admission free

September 22        NO FiLM

September 29        I Daniel Blake   14A
This powerful British film received the Palme d'Or at Cannes, 2016.  Richard Gere plays Daniel Blake a 59-year-old carpenter with a heart condition fighting the welfare bureaucracy to hold on to his benefits.  While waiting in the welfare line he meets a single mother in a similar predicament and they decide to form a surrogate family in order to make ends meet.

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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.
This year we will be celebrating live-action remakes. Even with the release of Cinderella, the Jungle Book, and Beauty and the Beast, there is still much to anticipate in coming years.

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996) [G, 91 min.]
SATURDAY September 30, 2017
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)
2:30 - 4:30 PM

Library Events Calendar

Week of September 25 2017

Calendar Legend

Main Branch
The Crossings Branch