May Movies = Musicians!

 All the Tuesday Night Movies this May revolve around musicians.

All movies start at 7pm at the Crossings Branch.


May Teen Programs

Here's what's happening on Fridays for teens this month:

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


Love your Library Contest

 

Tell us why you love your library and be entered to win a
$100 Visa gift card and up to $2,000 for your favorite library!
Upload a video or write a letter to tell your story. 
Contest ends at midnight on Friday, June 12, 2015.

See others' stories and upload your own here.

Contest rules can be found here.


#SpotTheBKMB

Our new Bookmobile is out and about in the city!

When you spot the Bookmobile on the street, snap a picture, and you could win a Kobo ereader!

Just tag your photo on Twitter or Instagram with #SpotTheBKMB, and you'll be entered to win.  The contest is open to anyone with an active LPL library card, and closes on June 27, 2015. 

PS - Pictures of the Bookmobile parked in our parking lot don't count.  Go out into the community, and visit the Bookmobile at one of its many stops!


Ready, Set, Read

Ready, Set, Read!
Summer Reading Program at the Lethbridge Public Library
The Lethbridge Public Library’s Ready, Set, Read! program provides you with the opportunity to continue reading throughout the summer months. 
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.  This fun and informal program is one hour in length.  The Reader and Volunteer share 40 minutes of reading time, with the last 20 minutes spent in a fun group activity.
You choose the dates that work for you!
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 location(s) most convenient for you:
Please register online
Main Branch (Downtown)
10 - 11 a.m.
Mondays AND Wednesdays
June 29 - August 5, 2014
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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. 


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:


Comics Plus: Library Edition

Comics Plus: Library Edition is an online streaming service that includes thousands of digital graphic novels, comic book titles, and manga from a wide range of publishers catering to a wide range of ages and interests. From biographies to historical fiction and from classic literature to mysteries, horror, and romance, there is certainly something for everyone!

Access Comics Plus: Library Edition now!


Calendar of Teen Events

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