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!


Bike Mechanic Workshop

Dust off that bike and have the helpful technicians from Ascent Cycle get it into tip-top riding shape for summer! They’ll cover the basics required to make sure your trusty steed is in safe and sturdy condition. Teens and youth are especially welcome, but we’ll help out riders of all ages this year.

  • May 17, 3-5pm at the Crossings Branch

Presented in partnership as part of BikeFest 2019!


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.


Read On Adult Literacy and Learning Summer Class Brochure

 Our class brochure for June - August 2019 is now available !


Volunteer for Read On!

Read On relies on adult volunteers (18+) to tutor adult students one-on-one or in small groups.  Student goals may include:  reading, writing, speaking or listening skills, studying for their Canadian Citizenship or driving license, or ESL Conversation Classes. Our students are either Adult Basic Education (fluent in English but need help with reading and writing) or English Language Learners.
Volunteers will complete 6.5 hours of Tutor Training prior to being assigned a student. Once a student is assigned, they meet for approximately one hour per week.
Time commitment for being a Read On Volunteer is: 6.5 hours of initial training, 1 hour per week of tutoring, approximately 15 – 30 minutes per week to prepare for lessons and complete required statistics. We would ask that you be able to volunteer with Read On for a minimum of 6 months.
If you would like to register as a volunteer please call Read On staff at 403-320-4977 or 403-320-3133 or 
register online for Read-On HERE

Our next Tutor Training dates are April 17,  May 25, and September 28, 2019


Calendar of Adult Events

Week of April 22 2019

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The Crossings Branch