Have You Heard the Buzz?

Have you heard the Buzz...about the two spelling bees?

1)  Congratulations to Isabelle Robinson the winner of our 5th Annual Lethbridge Public Library Spelling Mini-Bee! Her winning anticipated championship word was "headache."
     The Mini-Bee was for Grade 1 - 3 students and took place March 15, 2014.
2) For Grade 4 - 7 students:
If you are in grades four to seven, you can join the  Lethbridge Public Library Spelling Bee!
Please register online. Space is limited, so please register as soon as possible!
For at home help, check out our Spelling Bee Speller Guide below:

This Spelling Bee will be held on April 19, 2014 in the Theatre Gallery in the Main Branch (downtown) at 2:00 pm

Easter Holiday Closures

The Lethbridge Public Library -
Main Branch, The Crossings Branch and
the Bookmobile will be closed on:
Good Friday, April 18
Easter Monday, April 21
Materials that are due can be returned through
the book drops outside the buildings.
Happy Easter!

Movie at Main: The Lorax (2012)

Celebrate Earth Day
Theatre Gallery, Main Branch
Start time is 2:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 22:  The Lorax (2012) (G, 86 min.)
In a place where the brown Bar-ba-loots frisk and the Humming-Fish splash around, you will find the Lorax. The Lorax speaks of the trees, which the Once-ler is chopping down as fast as he pleases. Will the Once-ler change his destructive ways and heed the wise warnings of the Lorax?

Feel free to bring your own snacks!
younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

Movie at Main: Hop

Theatre Gallery, Main Branch
Start time:  2:30 p.m.

Wednesday, April 23:  Hop (2012) (G, 96 min.)
Blending state-of-the-art animation with live action, Hop tells the comic tale of Fred, an out-of-work slacker who accidentally injures the Easter Bunny and must take him in as he recovers. As Fred struggles with the world's worst houseguest, both will learn what it takes to finally grow up.

Feel free to bring your own snacks!
Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

Movie at Main: Frozen (2014)

Theatre Gallery, Main Branch

Thursday, April 24:  Frozen (2014)
(PG, 102 min.)
When a prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, Anna, a fearless optimist, teams up with extreme mountain man Kristoff and his sidekick reindeer Sven on an epic journey to find Anna's sister Elsa, the Snow Queen, and put an end to her icy spell. Encountering mystical trolls, a funny snowman named Olaf, Everest-like extremes and magic at every turn, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom from destruction.

Feel free to bring your own snacks!
Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

3 Sale Days

The Friends of the Lethbridge Public Library
Book Sales:
1. Children's and Young Adult Book Sale
    Saturday, April 12, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
2.  Adult Books Only Sale
     Saturday, April 26, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
     (Half-price sale)
     Sunday, April 27, 1:30 p.m. -3:30 p.m.
      (Bag Sale-$5.00 a bag)


Historic Lethbridge Festival 2014

Historic Lethbridge Festival 2014
Revisits the '70s
May 2 to May 10

Lots to do!  Mark your calendar -
3 concerts, all-ages Disco Party,
Fashion Show, Jazz of the 70s,
Movies & so much more! 
Click here for all the details

Rock the Sensational '70s
with us!  Historic Lethbridge Festival 2014 is
brought to you by The University of Lethbridge,
Lethbridge Historical Society, Lethbridge Jazz Society,
Lethbridge Public Library, Southern Alberta Art Gallery
 and the Association Canadienne Francaise.

Calendar of Kids Events

Week of April 14 2014

Calendar Legend

Main Branch
The Crossings Branch