What Should We Buy?

The best way to recommend something for the library’s collection is to suggest a purchase through the library’s website.

How to suggest something for our collections:

  1. Log into the website with your library barcode and PIN.
  2. Under “My Settings” (top right-hand of the screen) click on “Suggested Purchases.”
  3. Click on “Make a Suggestion” and fill out the item’s details.
  4. A librarian will let you know if the item has been approved for purchase or not.

Speaker Series: "Walk on the Wild Side"

Thursday, May 12 at 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Friends' Place & Atrium (The Crossings Branch)

“Find the Wild in Waterton” Fair

Join us for an evening introduction to the many amazing programs, services, and locations for family fun and activities in Waterton, Southwest Alberta’s very own National Park!Find out about geocaching, kite rentals, Parks Canada programs, and more! The evening will be filled with short presentations, videos, slideshows and hands on demos.

Just in time for summer fun!

Presented by the Waterton Natural History Association in partnership with Lethbridge Public Library.


One Day Book Sale

Friends of the Lethbridge Public Library
Bag sale of adult, young adult and
children's books, games and toys

Saturday, May 14
9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Theatre Gallery, Main Branch
Fill a bag for $5 or a large bag
for $10

Register for Minecraft Club

Due to our popularity we will now be taking registration for Minecraft Club.  
Are you between the ages of 9 - 12? Do you love Minecraft? Get together with other Crafters to build, create and play!
We will meet in the Kids' Tech Corner on Friday nights from 6 - 8 p.m. 
Session 1 will run from January 8 - February 12, 2016.  Minecraft Club is now FULL for session 1.  
Session 2 will run from February 26 - March 18. 2016. Minecraft Club is now FULL for session 2.
Session 3 will run from April 8 - May 20, 2016.  Minecraft Club is now FULL for session 3.
*space is limited

Infant Massage Class

Learn the techniques of infant massage and the power of nurturing touch with a certified instructor trained through the International Association of Infant Massage and Parents as Teachers.  Once completing the four classes you will receive an Infant Massage Handbook and lullaby CD.  

Class will take place on May 5, 12, 19, and 26.
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friend's Place Meeting Room (Crossings)

*May 19th 
class will take place by the fireplace.
Caregivers with infants 7 months and under please register for this FREE class at 403-320-5983.  
Space is limited.


Family Movie Matinee: Big Hero 6

 (PG, 102 min)
From IMDB: Robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada discovers an inflatable health care robot Baymax created in the past by his brother, Tadashi. After a terrible life-changing accident, Hiro and Baymax team up with four other scientists and save their hometown San Fransokyo from an evil super villain trying to take over with Hiro's invention.

Saturday May 28, 2016
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

Join us for a FREE family movie!
Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.
Feel free to bring your own snacks!

Donuts with Dad

Hey Dads, come read stories with your child(ren) and enjoy tasty complimentary donuts!
Don't worry if dad isn't available, other caregivers are welcome!
Saturday April 30th, 2016
Main Branch, Kids Corner
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Register for Ready, Set, Read

Enthusiastic Readers and energetic Volunteers for Ready, Set, Read! can register HERE.

This program begins Monday, July 4, 2016 and runs until Thursday, August 11, 2016 
Children who can read and have attended Kindergarten through grade 3 have the opportunity to read with a Volunteer who has attended Grade 4 to 12. This fun and informal program is one hour in length, running from 10 a.m. to 11 a. m.. The Reader and Volunteer share 40 minutes of reading time, with the last 20 minutes spent in a fun group activity.

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Calendar of Kids Events

Week of May 2 2016

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
All day
10:00 am
11:00 am
1:00 pm
6:00 pm

Calendar Legend

The Crossings Branch
Main Branch