Better Choices Better Health

Thursdays at 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
February 4, 11, 18, 25 and March 3, 10
Friends Place (The Crossings Branch)


Better Choices Better Health®
Presented by Alberta Health Services

These free workshops consist of six 2.5 hour sessions for people with chronic conditions who want to gain confidence and learn skills to better manage their health conditions. Support persons may also attend. Please note: A workshop may be cancelled if registration is too low.

Please register by calling 403-388-6654 or 1-866-506-6654.

For more information on accessing Better Choices Better Health® and our online classes please visit albertahealthservices.ca


Promoting Wellness Through Leisure

Thursday, February 11 at 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)
Free session

Promoting Wellness Through Leisure
Presented by Alberta Health Services

• What is Dementia?
• Psychological Needs of People with Dementia
• Communication
• Practical Solutions to Behaviour
• What Makes an Activity Meaningful?
• Activity Ideas
• Planning for Social Visits
• Caregiver Resiliency
• Leisure Action Plan

Please register by calling Therapeutic Recreation at 403-388-6727.


"Footprints on the Landscape" Speaker Series

Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)
A Video Conference Presentation From Sheep River Library


“Canada’s Most Endangered Species”
Presented by John Campbell

The Sharp-Tail Grouse, Tympanuchus phasianellus, can be found in the prairies, parklands and forest openings of Alberta. Unfortunately, it’s population is dwindling due to the destruction of its habitat and other environmental factors.

In partnership with the Pincher Creek Library, Alberta Parks, and the RISE Network.

This speaker series will be running from January - March. Please see the poster for details.


Zinio and PressReader

Monday, February 22, 2016 2:00 p.m.

Want to learn more about your options for digital magazines and newspapers available from the library? This session will cover how to borrow magazines from Zinio, our digital magazine resource, and how to read newspapers in PressReader which gives you digital access to dozens of Canadian newspapers. BYOD (Bring Your Own Device).


BBB Savvy Seniors

12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
Community Meeting Room (Main Branch)


Savvy Seniors is part of the BBB Savvy Consumer Education Program. Savvy Seniors features a variety of presentations conducted in a relaxed, interactive atmosphere FREE of charge. Every presentation features information on why Seniors are targeted, how they can protect themselves and a list of resources in case a scam is discovered. Each presentation is about 45 minutes long including a question period. All presentations feature handy reference tip sheets.

  • February 18 - Windfall Scams
  • February 25 - Heartstrings Scams
  • March 3 - House & Home Scams
  • March 10 - Just for Caregivers
  • March 17 - Before you Hire a Contractor
  • March 24 - The Big Picture

  • Girl Power!

    Who run the world? Girls!

    All movies start at 7:00pm at the Crossings Branch.


    Friday Night Films

    Showtime  7:00 p.m.    Theatre Gallery 
    Lethbridge Public Library    Main Branch      Admission Free

    Februray 12     Learning to Drive

    A new York book critic is shocked to learn her husband is leaving. She has always depended on him for driving and now she must learn to take the wheel. Her instructor is a Sikh Indian contemplating an arranged marriage. The cast features Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson.


    Friday Night Films

     Showtime  7:00 p.m.    Theatre Gallery 
    Lethbridge Public Library    Main Branch      Admission Free

    Februray 12     Learning to Drive

    A New York book critic is shocked to learn her husband is leaving.  He has always been her driver. She must now learn to take the wheel.  Her driving instructor is a Sikh Indian conetmplating an arranged marriage.  Both have something to learn. Stars are:  Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson.


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