Programs & Events

Your Library card gives you free access to great programs

Library events and programs brochure coverFrom Baby Storytimes to 50+ Coffee Times, we have programs for everything you're into. Improve your computer skills, practice your English, or just have some fun.

Pick up a printed copy of the current Program Guide at a local branch, or download a PDF version:

Call 403-260-2620 to register, or register online.

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Programs for parent/caregiver with a child (like our popular Mother Goose programs) require both parent and child to have a valid library card to register. Children’s cards are free — just visit a branch to pick one up.

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  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CrowfootThursday, Mar. 12
    7 - 8:30 p.m.
    40 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Louise RileySaturday, Jan. 17
    2 - 3:30 p.m.
    40 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    ShawnessyTuesday, Mar. 3
    7 - 8:30 p.m.
    25 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Crowfoot - Main Floor Program RoomLouise Riley - Main Floor Program roomShawnessy - Main Floor Program Room

    Summary: Join Futurpreneur as they share their passion for entrepreneurship and provide advice on how to start and expand a small business. Presented by Futurpreneur, a national non-profit organization that supports entrepreneurs aged 18-39.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    BownessWednesday, Mar. 25
    6 - 8 p.m.
    25 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    CentralSaturday, Jan. 31
    10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    Nose HillMonday, Feb. 2
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    30 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    SaddletowneMonday, Jan. 19
    6 - 8 p.m.
    25 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    Bowness - Main Floor Program RoomCentral - Lower Level Meeting Room 2Nose Hill - Main Floor Program RoomSaddletowne - Main Floor Program room

    Summary: Improve your skills by learning about different types of questions and how to answer them. Workshops are led by professional career practitioners from Bow Valley College's Career Connection.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Mar. 28
    10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    CrowfootWednesday, Mar. 11
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    25 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 2Crowfoot - Main Floor Program Room

    Summary: Learn about the unique challenges and opportunities that come with looking for work mid-life, along with resume strategies. Workshops are led by professional career practitioners from Bow Valley College's Career Connection.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Jan. 24
    10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    Forest LawnTuesday, Feb. 24
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    25 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    SaddletowneMonday, Mar. 2
    6 - 8 p.m.
    25 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    ShaganappiMonday, Mar. 9
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    25 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    ShawnessyTuesday, Mar. 31
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    25 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Thorn-HillWednesday, Mar. 11
    2 - 4 p.m.
    25 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Village SquareSaturday, Apr. 11
    10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 2Forest Lawn - Basement CLLCSaddletowne - Main Floor Program roomShaganappi - Main Floor Meeting RoomShawnessy - Main Floor Program RoomThorn-Hill - Main Floor Program RoomVillage Square - Main Floor Program Room

    Summary: Learn how to create a professional resume to put your best foot forward. Workshops are led by professional career practitioners from Bow Valley College's Career Connection.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    BownessSaturdays, Jan. 10, Jan. 17, Jan. 24, Jan. 31, Feb. 7, Feb. 14, Feb. 21, Feb. 28, Mar. 7, Mar. 14, Mar. 21, Mar. 28, Apr. 4, Apr. 11, Apr. 18, and Apr. 25
    1 - 3 p.m.
    10 spaces availableNot Required
    Bowness
    Saturday, Dec. 20
    1 - 3 p.m.
    10 spaces availableNot Required
    No program on October 4, 2014
    Central
    Thursday, Dec. 18
    6 - 7:45 p.m.
    15 spaces availableNot Required
    At Central Library only, registration starts at 5:30 p.m. and is first-come, first-served.
    Central
    Thursdays, Jan. 8, Jan. 15, Jan. 22, Jan. 29, Feb. 5, Feb. 12, Feb. 19, Feb. 26, Mar. 5, Mar. 12, Mar. 19, Mar. 26, Apr. 2, Apr. 9, Apr. 16, Apr. 23, and Apr. 30
    6 - 7:45 p.m.
    15 spaces availableNot Required
    At Central Library only, registration starts at 5:30 p.m. and is first-come, first-served.
    Crowfoot
    Saturday, Dec. 20
    10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    10 spaces availableNot Required
    No program on October 11
    Crowfoot
    Saturdays, Jan. 10, Jan. 17, Jan. 24, Jan. 31, Feb. 7, Feb. 14, Feb. 21, Feb. 28, Mar. 7, Mar. 14, Mar. 21, Mar. 28, Apr. 11, Apr. 18, and Apr. 25
    10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    10 spaces availableNot Required
    No Program on April 4
    ShawnessySaturday, Dec. 20
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    15 spaces availableNot Required
    ShawnessySaturdays, Jan. 10, Jan. 17, Jan. 24, Jan. 31, Feb. 7, Feb. 21, Feb. 28, Mar. 7, Mar. 14, Mar. 21, Mar. 28, Apr. 11, Apr. 18, and Apr. 25
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    20 spaces availableNot Required
    Village SquareThursdays, Jan. 8, Jan. 15, Jan. 22, Jan. 29, Feb. 5, Feb. 12, Feb. 19, Feb. 26, Mar. 5, Mar. 12, Mar. 19, Mar. 26, Apr. 2, Apr. 9, Apr. 16, and Apr. 23
    6 - 8 p.m.
    20 spaces availableNot Required
    Village SquareThursday, Dec. 18
    6 - 8 p.m.
    25 spaces availableNot Required
    Bowness - Main Floor Meeting Room 1Bowness - Main Floor Meeting Room 1Central - 3rd Floor Program RoomCentral - 3rd Floor Program RoomCrowfoot - Main Floor Featured AreaCrowfoot - Main Floor Featured AreaShawnessy - Main Floor Computer Programs PodShawnessy - Main Floor CaféVillage Square - Main Floor Settlement Services DeskVillage Square - Main Floor New & Notable

    Summary: Looking for work? Drop-in for one-on-one help with job searching skills, take part in practice interviews, revamp your resume or craft that all important cover letter. Drop-in on the day of the event and sign up on a first-come, first-served basis.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralWednesdays, Jan. 7, Jan. 14, Jan. 21, Jan. 28, Feb. 4, Feb. 11, Feb. 18, Feb. 25, Mar. 4, Mar. 11, Mar. 18, Mar. 25, Apr. 1, Apr. 8, Apr. 15, Apr. 22, and Apr. 29
    9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    Central - 3rd Floor Open Area

    Summary: Register your group for a 90-minute career resources orientation. Individuals are welcome to join an existing group - please call for available times. Patrons must register by calling 403.774.7251.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    Village SquareMonday, Apr. 20
    7 - 8:30 p.m.
    12 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Village Square - Main Floor Technology Discovery Centre

    Summary: Learn how to use specialized Library databases and resources to get detailed information on companies and industries for your job search and interviews.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralThursday, Mar. 26
    2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    200 spaces availableNot Required
    Central - Main Floor West Window

    Summary: Meet a variety of employers and service providers in the field.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralThursday, Mar. 26
    1 - 2:30 p.m.
    200 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    Central - 2nd Floor John Dutton Theatre

    Summary: Learn what employers need, the variety of jobs requiring driver's licences and how to use this information to direct your own career path.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralThursday, Mar. 26
    9:15 - 11:30 a.m.
    200 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    Central - 2nd Floor John Dutton Theatre

    Summary: Explore why having a driver's licence is a job skill and basic requirement for many jobs, types of licences, courses and costs in this panel session.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturdays, Feb. 21 and Feb. 28
    10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 1

    Summary: Assess your entrepreneurial skills in this two day, in depth workshop. In partnership with Alberta Works. This workshop is jointly funded by the Alberta and Federal governments. In order to participate you must complete a registration form, provide your date of birth and social insurance number. This information will be protected under FOIP. Participants must attend all three sessions.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    BownessSaturdays, Apr. 18, Apr. 25, and May 9
    10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    15 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    CentralSaturdays, Apr. 4, Apr. 11, and May 2
    10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Bowness - 2nd Floor MezzanineCentral - Lower Level Meeting Room 2

    Summary: Learn how to turn your idea into a business, including information on business plans, sales, marketing and negotiating skills. In partnership with Alberta Works. This workshop is jointly funded by the Alberta and Federal governments. In order to participate you must complete a registration form, provide your date of birth and social insurance number. This information will be protected under FOIP. Participants must attend all three sessions.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    Forest LawnTuesday, Mar. 3
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    25 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Forest Lawn - Basement CLLC

    Summary: Is self-employment right for you? Discover the realities of starting and maintaining your own small business. Presented by Momentum, a Community Economic Development Organization.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    Nose HillSaturday, Mar. 21
    2:30 - 4 p.m.
    12 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Nose Hill - Main Floor Computer Programs Area

    Summary: Overview of online job boards and tools for understanding and navigating the hidden job market.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    Forest LawnSaturday, Mar. 28
    10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    10 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Thorn-HillWednesday, Apr. 1
    6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Forest Lawn - Main Floor Discovery CentreThorn-Hill - Main Floor Program Room

    Summary: Learn how to access 300 free online courses for professional and personal educational development.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Jan. 31
    1 - 4 p.m.
    32 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 1

    Summary: Learn about the different ways to register your business in Alberta and discover the choices available to protect your business name. Presented by Linda Griffioen, Corporate Legals.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralThursday, Dec. 18
    2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    12 spaces availableNot Required
    Central - 3rd Floor Learning Lab

    Summary: Join us for a basic introduction to this popular professional social networking tool, and learn how it can help build your career.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Jan. 24
    11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    14 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    CentralSaturday, Feb. 21
    11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    14 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    CentralSaturday, Mar. 21
    11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    14 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    CentralSaturday, Apr. 18
    11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    14 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Fish CreekSaturday, Mar. 7
    11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    14 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Central - 3rd Floor Learning LabCentral - 3rd Floor Learning LabCentral - 3rd Floor Learning LabCentral - 3rd Floor Learning LabFish Creek - Main Floor Program Room

    Summary: Learn the process of creating a LinkedIn profile in this introductory, hands-on, five-hour workshop. Bring an electronic version of your resume. Intermediate computer and English skills are required and a preassignment will be emailed to participants. Participants must register with LinkedIn prior to the session. In partnership with Bow Valley College's Career Connection.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralWednesday, Feb. 11
    6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
    50 spaces availableStarts 22/Dec/2014 10 am
    Central - Main Floor West Window

    Summary: Let your money work for you! Learn how to calculate how much you need and what you can do for a richer and more relaxing retirement. Presented by Money Mentors.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    Village SquareMonday, Mar. 16
    10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    12 spaces availableStarts 18/Feb/2015 10 am
    Village Square - Main Floor Technology Discovery Centre

    Summary: Learn where to find reliable resume templates, samples and tools and how to use them.

    Audience: Adults

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