Library Events Calendar

Tuesday, August 7 2018

Time Items
All day
 
10:00 am
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Ready, Set, Read! pairs children who can read and are attending grades 1-3 with youth volunteers attending grades 4-12. This twice-weekly program runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 - 11:00 am. The Reader and Volunteer share 40 minutes of reading time, with the last 20 minutes spent in a fun group activity.

We are looking for enthusiastic Readers and energetic Volunteers for Ready, Set, Read! which begins Tuesday July 3.

Location: Friends Place Meeting Room (The Crossings Branch)

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for Readers may be limited. Ready, Set, Read! is not suitable for children with learning/reading disabilities. All participants must be mature enough to attend without adult accompaniment.

Register HERE starting June 1, 2018.

 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us on Tuesday mornings and get creative with some colouring. This is a self-directed program that is fun for all ages. Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us for an interactive program for children with autism and other developmental differences. Featuring songs, rhymes, and stories for children and their caregivers.

1:00 pm
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Tuesdays at 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Reserved Table in North Wing
Lethbridge Public Library (Main Branch)

Drop in to discover ideas for your next project while meeting other stitchers. This is a great way to share techniques, get help, and show off your projects!!

For knitting, crochet, needlepoint, or cross stitch - you must bring your own supplies and materials.

 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Saturday Stitching
1:00 – 3:00 pm
at the Crossings Branch – Kinsmen Fireplace Reading Area

Discover some ideas for your next big project while meeting some new people. This is a great way to share techniques, show off some projects and drink some tea in front of our fireplace!

2:00 pm
 
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Bring the outside into the library. Have fun with an exciting mix of activities! Learn how to hula hoop, enjoy a visit from the Helen Schuler Nature Centre, build your own cardboard car and go to a "drive-in" movie, and more! Fun for all ages.
*Program starts early at 1:00 pm on Tuesday August 7.

5:00 pm
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Tuesdays, July 24 to August 28
5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Servus Credit Union Meeting Room (The Crossings Branch)

Stop smoking with QuitCore, a free Alberta Health Services (AHS) tobacco-cessation program. Led by trained cessation professionals, the QuitCore program is a 6-week group course that teaches tobacco users how to develop a plan to quit while providing strategies to address recovery symptoms, manage stress and, ultimately, prevent relapse.

Call 1-866-710-QUIT (7848) to register!
AlbertaQuits.ca

7:00 pm
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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.

This August we're reading Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys.

 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

As her marriage dissolves, a Manhattan writer takes driving lessons from a Sikh instructor with marriage troubles of his own. In each other's company they find the courage to get back on the road and the strength to take the wheel.
(rated 14A, 90 minutes)

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The Crossings Branch
 
Main Branch