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.


Seniors' Cafe Chat - cancelled

The Thursday, October 19th edition of Cafe Chat at the Crossings Branch has been cancelled.

We apologize for any inconvenience.


FOREIGN FILM FESTIVAL

 FOREIGN FILM FESTIVAL

DUE TO THE WIND STORM, TUESDAY, OCTOBER4 17   "THE SALESMAN" SCUEDULED TO PLAY AT 7:00 WAS CANCELLED.  THE FOLLOWING FILMS WILL PLAY AS LISTED IN THE HAPPENING, page 30.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18    TONY ERDMANN   (RUNNING TIME 2 HOURS, 30 MIN)
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19       THE PROMISE
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20           A MAN CALLED OVE


Community QSA

Looking for a safe space?  Want to support LGBTQA rights?

In partnership with The MAT and OUTreach, the library is now hosting a monthly Queer Straight Alliance meeting on the last Wednesday of every month.  The meetings are open to anyone ages 16-21.

We meet in the Community Meeting Room of the Main Branch at 7:00pm.

You can also connect with the group on Facebook.


Healing Sounds Series: “Classics Revisited”

Thurs, October 26 at 7:30 pm
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch) - Use Alternate Library Entrance
FREE ADMISSION

Healing Sounds Series: “Classics Revisited”
An hour of entertaining music by F. J. Haydn and W. A. Mozart.

Performed By:
Andrew Gierulski - piano
Maria Geppert - violin
George Fowler -  cello

Come and experience the magic of art!!


Gothic Horror

"The term Gothic fiction refers to a style of writing that is characterized by elements of fear, horror, death, and gloom, as well as romantic elements, such as nature, individuality, and very high emotion."  Get spooked this month with our free Tuesday Night Movies!

All films screen at 7pm at the Crossings Branch.


Alberta's 2017 Nutrition Report Card

Alberta’s Nutrition Report Card is designed to provide a snapshot of whether Alberta is making the healthy choice the easy choice for children and youth.

Join Healthy Lethbridge as Dr. Kim Raine, lead researcher on Alberta’s Nutrition Report Card, presents her findings and recommendations on how we support healthy food environments, and how Lethbridge can do better than a C grade!

November 23, 1:30pm
Theatre Gallery, Main Branch


Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshops

Better Choices Better Health
Chronic Disease Self-Management Workshops

These free workshops, provided by Alberta Health Services, consist of six 2 1/2 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. Workshops run Thursdays Nov 2 - Dec 7 3:00 - 5:30 pm at The Crossings Branch library.

To register call 403-388-6654 or 1-866-506-6654.
Please note: A workshop may be cancelled if registration is too low. 
 


Love board games?

If you love playing board games, you should come to the library!

Drop by the Crossings Branch during evenings or weekends to play games from our collection - for free!  You can't take the games home, but we have lots of comfy chairs and big tables that are perfect for Risk, Catan, Carcassonne, Monopoly, Munchkin, and more.

Just stop by the front desk and ask the staff to show you where the games are.


Calendar of Adult Events

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Main Branch
 
The Crossings Branch