Teen Summer Programs

Spend summer at the library!
There's something for everyone on Friday afternoons.

All programs start at 3pm and are for teens in grades 7-12.

Library Closed for Heritage Day

The Lethbridge Public Library- Main Branch,
The Crossings Branch and the Bookmobile
will be CLOSED Monday, August 3.

Materials that are due can be returned
through the book drops outside the
Happy Heritage Day!

Celebrating Ladies!

This summer, kick back and relax with some great movies from female directors!

All films start at 7pm at the Crossings Branch.

Ready, Set, Read!

Ready, Set, Read! gives children who can read and have attended Kindergarten through grade 3, the opportunity to read with a Volunteer who has attended Grade 4 to 12.  The Reader and Volunteer share 40 minutes of reading time, with the last 20 minutes spent in a fun group activity.
We are looking for enthusiastic Readers and energetic Volunteers for Ready, Set, Read! which begins Monday, June 29 and runs until Thursday, August 7, 2015. 
Choose the dates and location(s) most convenient for you:
Please register onlineMain Branch (Downtown)
10 - 11 a.m.
Mondays AND Wednesdays
June 29 - August 5, 2014
The Crossings Branch (Westside)
10 - 11 a.m.
Tuesday AND Thursday
June 30 - August 6, 2015

SYNC YA Audiobooks

Love audiobooks?
What would you say to a whole summer of free audiobook downloads?

SYNC releases two YA audiobooks every week.  There's a modern title, plus a matching classic.  The audiobooks are free to download, and you can keep them as long as you like. 

Teen Summer Reading Challenge

It's time for this year's teen summer reading challenge!

  • Pick up a log book from the teen zone at either library branch or the bookmobile. 
  • Mark down which days you read.  All reading counts!
  • At the end of the summer, drop your log book back at the library desk to enter to win a Kobo Arc 7.

Contest runs from July 1st to August 31st and is open to all teen members of Chinook Arch libraries.

Need reading ideas?  Check out our Tumblr!

Physical Literacy Kits

A book, a magazine, a tennis racquet anyone?
Borrow sports and outdoor equipment kits with Your Library Card.
Ask staff for details.

Books with Buzz

Want to know about the newest and most popular books? 

Check out our Teen Picks list on Bilbliocommons.  Updated monthly, this is your one-stop shop to find out about the newest YA books the library has on order.  Want to be first on all the holds lists?  Bookmark the list and check it regularly!

Know of a book we've missed?  Email the teenbrarian and tell her what to order!

Where Are We?

Here's where you can find Teen Zone content online:

Calendar of Teen Events

July 2015

Calendar Legend

Main Branch
The Crossings Branch