Roving Gym

The Roving Gym is back this Fall!
As the weather turns colder, join the Lethbridge Early Years Coalition, the Lethbridge Sport Council, and the Lethbridge Public Library for an hour of engaging and active play with your preschooler.

What is a 'Roving Gym'?
"Roving Gyms" offer a free indoor play space for parents and caregivers of preschool aged children.  This program will encourage physical literacy, allow families to connect with other families, while children to have a great time playing!

SATURDAY October 8, 2016
10:00 - 11:00 AM
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

SATURDAY October 22, 2016
10:00 - 11:00 AM
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

SATURDAY November 12, 2016
10:00 - 11:00 AM
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

SATURDAY November 26, 2016
10:00 - 11:00 AM
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

SATURDAY December 10, 2016
10:00 - 11:00 AM
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

*Please Note: Stay and Play will not be taking place on Saturdays when the Roving Gym is happening.

For more information click HERE.

Author Visit: Joan Galat

Bring your preschoolers to enjoy a presentation by this Canadian children's author. 
Joan focuses primarily on writing books about astronomy and space.

WEDNESDAY, October 26
10:00 - 10:30 am
Kids' Corner (Main Branch)

Mini Monster Mash

Join us for the Mini Monster Mash!
Feel free to wear your Halloween costume!
Fun for the whole family.
SATURDAY, October 29 
1:00 - 2:30 pm
Community Meeting Room (Main Branch)

Decorate a treat bag and trick-or-treat in the library.
2:30 - 4:30 pm
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

Watch a family friendly Halloween double feature.

It's the Great Pumkin Charlie Brown
 (G, 25 min)
Wallace and Gromit: Curse of the Were-rabbit (G, 85 min)

Parent Child Mother Goose

Come together with your child to enjoy stories, rhymes, and songs. Spend time bonding and learning new ways to interact.

MONDAYS 10:00 - 11:00 am
Staff Meeting Room (Main Branch)

*For babies 0-12 months and their caregiver.

THURSDAYS 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Friends Place (The Crossings)

*For babies/toddlers 6-18 months and their caregiver.
(The Crossings PCMG will be changing to FRIDAYS 1:30 - 2:30 pm for the next programming session in the 3rd week of November. This change will not effect the current 8 week session.)

Program runs for 8 weeks starting in September.

Please note: Choose your participation location based on your baby's age. Main Branch is offering PCMG for ages 0-12 months on MONDAYS and The Crossings is offering PCMG for babies/toddlers 6-18 months on THURSDAYS.

This is a FREE and REGISTERED program.
Registration is currently closed for both branches.
A new session of PCMG will be starting the week of November 21. Registration will open November 1.

Thank you for your interest!

Mini Tech-Heads

Is your child in grade 4-6 and interested in technology?

Sign them up for our BRAND NEW program, Mini Tech-Heads, this November!
We will have fun playing no-tech coding games, discuss modern technology, learn how circuits work, explore pseudo-coding using the acclaimed Sphero Sprk+, and build our very own working circuit city!
Program will take place on two dates: 

THURSDAY November 10, 2016
1:30 - 3:30 PM
Kids' Corner (Main Branch)

THURSDAY November 24, 2016
1:30 - 3:30 PM
Kids' Corner (Main Branch)

Both days are PD days in School District 51.
Participants must attend BOTH days. 
This is a FREE and REGISTERED program.
Register HERE!

Donuts with Dad

Read a story, eat a donut, bond with Dad.
Don't worry if Dad isn't available, all caregivers are welcome.
Fun for children of all ages.

SATURDAY, November 26
1:30 - 2:30 pm
Kids' Corner (Main Branch)

Children's Fall Program Guide

The program guide is now easily acessible on the go!
No need to worry about using the calendar just follow the link HERE and enjoy.

Join LPL Kids on Facebook!

Like the LPL Kids Facebook page to get updates on library events, in-branch photos, book quotes, story suggestions and more!

Visit us HERE. 

Like our Page AND our Harry Potter and the Cursed Child post before September 30th for a chance to win your very own copy of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!
Find our post HERE.

Calendar of Kids Events

Week of October 17 2016

Calendar Legend

The Crossings Branch
Main Branch