Ready, Set, READ!

Main Branch, Kids' Corner:
10:30 – 11:30 AM
Mondays and Wednesdays, July 4 – 27

Crossings Branch, Friends' Place:
2:00pm – 3:00pm
Tuesdays and Thursdays, July 5 – 28
 
Over this four-week program, Readers (children who have at least completed Kindergarten and at most Grade 3) are paired with Volunteers (children who have completed from Grade 4 to 12) to read together, and then all participants join together in a group game or activity. 
 Sign up for as many days as you like at either branch!

Register HERE


Herokid Adventure Club

Calling all Dungeon Crawlers! 
 
Role playing helps children think creatively and increases imagination; explore, investigate and experiment; and develop social skills as they collaborate with others.  
 
Using the model of role play games, facilitators will work with children ages 6-10 to create games full of adventure, conquest and fun this summer.  
 
Thursdays 1:30-3:30 
July 7 - Aug 11
Main Branch, Staff Meeting Room
 
All supplies are provided. All you need to bring is your imagination!
 
This is a registered program and space is limited. Register HERE starting June 13, 2022.
 
This program is a partnership between the Lethbridge Public Library and Family Centre 
 


The Create Space

Do you love to imagine, experiment, and create? Then come to the Crossings Branch where you can make whatever you want with a variety of fun supplies!

Each week will have a different theme and different supplies set out.

This is a drop-in program for all ages.

It runs Monday afternoons from July 18- August 15; 1:00-4:00 PM. (There will be no program on Monday, August 1 due to Heritage Day)


Magical Kitties Save the Day

Do you love roleplaying games? Do you want to play as some magical kitties?

Magical Kitties Save the Day is a roleplaying game similar to Dungeons & Dragons that is aimed at a younger audience. Join us at the Crossings Branch where the game master will be guiding participants through fun and magical adventures!

When: 4 sessions; July 20, 22, 27, and 29 from 11:00-12:00
Where: The Crossings Branch
Who: Ages 9-12

Please register HERE.


Small 'n Tall

Have fun with songs, rhymes, and stories while building crucial early literacy skills. Interact with other parents and caregivers and children from 0 – 5 years, in this popular drop-in program.

Friends Place Meeting Room (Crossings Branch)
Mondays and Wednesdays July 4 - August 10 at 10:30 AM


JUBE School: Guided Art

July 11 - Main Branch, Theatre Gallery/Online
July 28 - Main Branch, Community Meeting Room/Online
Aug 9 - Main Branch, Theatre Gallery/Online

1:30- 2:30PM

Participants will work with Calgary based visual artist Rozzie Lee to explore three guided drawings to recognize The Year of the Tiger!
Rozzie will lead them through an exploration of important symbols in Chinese heritage, history and culture.
Join us in the Theatre Gallery, or from home for this hybrid program for the whole family.

Register Here


Big Screen Friday - Summer Nights

Kick off your weekend with a free movie on the big screen!  Plus, as a bonus, we'll have food trucks in the parking lot - dinner & a movie!

All films will start at 6:00pm in the Friends Place at the Crossings Branch.

All ages are welcome; kids under 10 must be accompanied by an adult.  Films will be shown with closed captions.


Art Hive

Make art and make friends.

Date: Tuesdays 5:30-7:30pm
Venue: Piitoyiss (Main Branch)

Join Madeson, Artist and Indigenous Summer Program Coordinator, in the Eagles' Nest Piitoyiss for an evening of creating.

What exactly is an Art Hive you may ask? Art Hives are public spaces dedicated to art making and community building. 
Supplies are provided, and no sign up is required. You are welcome to bring any projects you are currently working on.

All ages and everyone welcome.


Lethbridge Public Library Storyline

Introducing our new Storyline!

Give us a call at 403-320-4291 for a rhyme, song or story especially for kids!

What's the story this week? You'll have to call to find out!






Kids Events Calendar

Week of June 27 2022

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
All day
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
10:00 am
 
 
 
 
 
 
5:00 pm
 
 
 
 
 
 

Calendar Legend

ItemKey
Main Branch
 
Bookmobile
 
The Crossings Branch