Help us celebrate 100 years in our community!

The Lethbridge Public Library will be celebrating 100 years in our community in 2019 and we want to hear from you!

We want you to tell us about your most memorable library experiences and what the library means to you and your family.
How do you envision the library of the future?

Share your stories and ideas with us, and you'll be entered for a chance to win a Lethbridge Public Library swag bag and a Booster Juice gift pack.

Email your stories and ideas to 100years@lethlib.ca

Deadline to submit is June 1.


Step Into the Arts

Get ready for a month of music and dance documentaries, every Tuesday night at 7pm at the Crossings Branch!

Plus - there's free popcorn!


Queer Straight Alliance

The library hosts a monthly Queer Straight Alliance with help from The MAT and OUTreach It's open to anyone ages 16-21 and meets the last Wednesday evening of every month.

You can find more group info on Facebook.



Up in Smoke Speaker Series

Thursday, April 26 at 7 p.m.
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)


Up in Smoke Speaker Series: Cannabis and Youth
Chris Windle, Health Promotion Facilitator with AHS Addiction and Mental Health
Courtney Barks, Adolescent Addictions Counsellor


As a parent, teacher, mentor, and active member of our community who works with young people, how do you speak to children and teens about cannabis which will soon be legalized in Canada? How do you initiate conversations, answer their questions, and help them build protective factors and resiliency? We will explore the impact of cannabis on youth, as well as offer some harm reduction tips. We will also discuss how to recognize if a child that has difficulty with cannabis or other drug use, and list what services are available for those with concerns.


Friday Night Films

Date: April 27, 7:00 - 9:00p.m.
Venue: Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

Mamma Mia

Do you remember Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, and Pierce Brosnan in this uplifting film about a bride-to-be trying to find her real father, and an unforgettable wedding set to the music of ABBA? Now's the time to see it again in order to be ready for the sequel, Here We Go Again, in theatres this summer. 
 
View the Trailer

** Free Admission **


Comic Con - Panels & Presentations

Are you an expert in cosplay? Do you know everything there is to know about Batgirl?
Want to share your knowledge with the world?

We're looking for 30 minute panels and presentations for this year's Comic Con on May 12th. Submit your session proposal, and we'll get back to you by April 30th.


Comic Con - Artist Alley

Interested in having a table in the Lethbridge Public Library's Comic Con Artist Alley? Fill out this application form and we'll add you to our list!

The LPL Comic Con runs May 12, 2018 from 9:30am-4:00pm at the Crossings Branch. Vendors chosen for the Artist Alley will have a 6ft table for their booth. Table cost is $20. Vendors will be notified two weeks before the event if they have been chosen for the Artist Alley; we have a limited amount of space and preference will be given to original comics creators.


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


Superhero Movies for Comic Con!

We're having another Comic Con on May 12, so it's time for some superheroes on the big screen!

All movies will screen for free at the Crossings Branch, and there will be popcorn!


Library Events Calendar

Week of April 23 2018

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The Crossings Branch
 
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