Family Film: Inside Out

Thursday, October 6 at 6 p.m.
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)

Connecting to and understanding our emotions can be an important part of maintaining positive mental health. Come join us for a free showing of the film Inside Out in honour of Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 2 - 8). A display of mental health resources for families, youth and adults will also be available.
In partnership with Alberta Health Services Addiction and Mental Health.

A light meal and refreshments will be provided by Lethbridge Asset Builders.


Saturday Family Movie: The Secret of NIMH

Bring some snacks and join us to watch family friendly movies.
All ages are welcome to attend.
Younger children must be accompanied by an adult.

SATURDAY October 8, 2016
Friends Place (The Crossings)
2:30-4:30 pm

The Secret of NIMH (G, 82 min)

From IMDb: To save her ill son, a field mouse must seek the aid of a colony of rats, with whom she has a deeper link than she ever suspected.


Library Closed

The Library will be closed on Monday, October 10 (Thanksgiving Day).  


Roving Gym

The Roving Gym is back this Fall!
As the weather turns colder, join the Lethbridge Early Years Coalition 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 December 10, 2016
10:00 - 11:00 AM
Theatre Gallery (Main Branch)


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.

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.
Online registration available: 
HERE for the Main Branch. (STILL ACCEPTING)
HERE for the Crossings Branch (FULL)


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 September 26 2016

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
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Calendar Legend

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The Crossings Branch
 
Main Branch