Library Events Calendar

Wednesday, March 14 2018

Time Items
All day
10:00 am
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Wednesdays – Babes in the Library

Rhymes, tickles, bounces, and songs suitable for infants up to 18 months and their caregivers. Drop-in children’s programs start at 10:00 am in the Friends Place Meeting Room. Siblings are welcome!

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Nursery rhymes,creative play, short stories, songs and books for toddlers 18 months to 36 months and their caregivers. 

*This is a drop-in program. Siblings always welcome.

1:00 pm
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

 Do you need help to write a letter to your child's teacher, fill out a form, or send an email? Do you need help to understand documents you get in the mail? Or do you need help to write a resume or a cover letter. if you have written a resume or cover letter, bring it in and a tutor will check it over to make sure it says what you want it to say. we will not write it for you; we will just help you edit.   

3:00 pm
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Have fun playing after school at this self-directed drop-in program!

TUESDAYS: Board Games:
THURSDAYS: Colouring

5:00 pm
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Parents and children (aged 5—12) have a snack and speak English as they learn together.  Families will work on English conversation, reading, computer and other skills they want to improve.  Free.
Priority given to newcomers.
You must pre-register for this class by calling 403-320-3133 or 403-320-4977 or by visiting the Read On offices, located in the Main Branch of the Lethbridge Public Library.

6:00 pm
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Seven Years Bad Luck
Hosted by Dr. Dana Cooley (New Media)

A broken mirror brings bad luck to superstitious Max. Max Linder's 1921 slapstick comedy sets the bar, providing inspiration for the comedic heavyweights that follow, including Charlie Chaplin, the Marx Brothers, and Abbott and Costello.

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Do your kids love technology?
Are they in grades 4-6?

Sign them up for Mini-Tech Heads! This is a tech program that explores technology in all its forms including: circuits, basic coding, website design, game creation, robotics, and 3D printing.
Mini-Tech Heads is on a rotating schedule.

Week 1: February 28

  • LittleBit LEGO Race Car.
  • TinkerCad/SketchUp.
  • Design a 3D print 

Week 2: March 7

  • Ozobot Obstacle Maze Part 1
  • Paper circuits

Week 3: March 14

  • Ozobot Obstacle Maze Part 2
    • Blockly Programming. Javascript if you are feeling brave!

Week 4 (Mar. 21)

  • Drawing with JavaScript Part 1 

Week 5 (Mar. 28)

  • Drawing with JavaScript Part 2 

Schedule may be subject to slight changes or activity extensions depending on progress and participant's wishes.

This is a FREE and REGISTERED program. 
Registration is currently FULL. The next session of Mini Tech-Heads will take place in Spring (April - May) with registration opening in mid to late March.

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The Crossings Branch
Main Branch