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Boredom Busters

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Join us at the Library for an afternoon of fun activities and games.

When: Wednesday March 26 and Wednesday April 2.

Time: 2 PM to 3 PM

Where: Saddletowne Library

Holiday Storytime!

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Join us for a holiday storytime, filled with holiday stories, rhymes, and songs!

When: Monday, December 17th @ 7:00 pm

Where: Genesis Centre Commons (Saddletowne Library)

New Early Literacy Toys

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Check out the new early literacy wall toys just installed in the children's area at Saddletowne. They are waiting for little ones to explore!

Early Literacy WallEarly Litearcy Wall

ESL Teen Talk: Summer Edition!

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Join us once again for this fun program at the Saddletowne Library! All teens who want to practise their English skills are welcome to sign up and attend this fun program! ESL Teen talk is a week-long program from 2:00-3:30 PM for all teens ages 10-14.

This program encourages teens to become more confident, make friends, and have lots of fun while learning! The daily schedule includes great prizes and fun games every day that help teens practise their English skills and become more confident speakers!

Call, come in, or register online today!

Chess Challenge: Stump the Master!

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Looking for a fun way to challenge your brain? Join us on July 7th for a fun afternoon of great chess from 12:30 - 4:30!

We are excited to welcome the Calgary Chess Club (CCC) and The Calgary Junior Chess Club (CJCC) will join us and the chess masters will play up to 20 challengers at one time!

There will also be a five-round blitz tournament run by the CCC and the CJCC.

Come join us for this fun event for every chess player ages 10 all the way to adult! This low-pressure fun afternoon will be something to remember so register in person, online, or by phone today!

Centennial Birthday Block Party!

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Ever wonder what would happen if all of Calgary got together for a great party? Well stop by on June 2nd and celebrated with all of Calgary Public Library and join the party of the century!

Saddletowne library will be celebrating our 100th year of service, and our theme for this party is “Around the World in 80 Steps!” Come join us for a fun, free day of entertainment! Our entertainment will feature the FunnyFest Comedy Troupe, Bhangra Dancers, a magician, and Scottish dancers!

This exciting day will be one to remember so stop by on June 2nd for a fun day!

Join us for a party 100 years in the making!

Stuffie Sleepover!

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Saddletowne library will be hosting "Stuffie Sleepover" on May 29th for all kids (and their stuffies) aged 5-8! This unique storytime will feature pajama stories, ryhmes, and songs! Once the storytime is over, you tuck your stuffies in for the night! The next morning, your stuffies will be waiting for you at the branch!

Register for this program in person, by phone or online today!

Ecopalooza

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Ecopalooza is coming again to Calgary Public Library! This fun and exciting family friendly event celebrates the wonderful planet that we live on, as well as practical solutions to lessening our impact on the natural world.

At Saddletowne, our Ecopalooza day will be celebrated April 21 – Earth day! Our branch is excited for our exciting guests and a full day of earth friendly activities!

Ecopalooza at Saddletowne library will run from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM! This event includes face-painting, magic, a caricature artist, and a balloon artist.

At 12:00 to 1:30 PM Author and conservationist Lyn Hancock shares stories and pictures of her exciting adventures saving wildlife.

From 10:00 AM onwards, Saddletowne library will host a rain barrel and composter sale! Come quick, there is a limited number of items for sale!

From 10:00 until 3:00 PM, Alberta Sustainable Resource Development will visit the branch, offering interesting tips and ideas to lessen our impact on the natural world around us.

Stop by for a fun day full of exciting events and visitors!