Programs & Events

Your Library card gives you free access to great programs

From 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
    CentralWednesday, May 21
    11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    60 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    CrowfootThursday, May 22
    6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
    50 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 1Crowfoot - Main Floor Program Room

    Summary: Create more awareness, intention and skill in your professional and personal life. Following a 30 minute presentation, sign up for a free 15 minute coaching session. In celebration of International Coaching Week. In partnership with the International Coaching Federation Calgary Charter Chapter.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Apr. 26
    1 - 2:30 p.m.
    FullPut me on wait list
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 2

    Summary: Take your professional LinkedIn use to a higher level by learning tips on how to search for jobs and research employers.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Apr. 26
    10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    FullPut me on wait list
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 1

    Summary: Learn insider tips from both the private and public sector on how to understand and excel at this interviewing method, based on the premise that past job performance predicts future performance.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Apr. 26
    11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    40 spaces availableNot Required
    Central - Main Floor New and Notable

    Summary: Enjoy 15 minutes with a wide range of professionals in high demand occupations.

    Audience: Adults & Teens - Ages 13 and up

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Apr. 26
    1 - 2 p.m.
    10 spaces availableRegister
    CentralSaturday, Apr. 26
    2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
    9 spaces availableRegister
    Central - 3rd Floor Learning LabCentral - 3rd Floor Learning Lab

    Summary: Learn how to effectively write a variety of business letters for job search using the Library's free online resources, and understand their importance.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Apr. 26
    3 - 4:30 p.m.
    FullPut me on wait list
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 2

    Summary: Learn how to cope with a layoff and explore new opportunities. Discover how to create new strategies and how to negotiate job offers in this interactive workshop.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Apr. 26
    1 - 2:30 p.m.
    3 spaces availableRegister
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 1

    Summary: Learn tools and strategies for keeping positive, motivated and on track during your job search. Presented by Calgary Career Counselling.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Apr. 26
    3 - 4:30 p.m.
    FullPut me on wait list
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 1

    Summary: Participate in a brief self assessment based on Myers Briggs Personality Indicator (MBTI) and learn how personal styles help us relate to others, bridge relationships and promote stronger team work.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, Apr. 26
    11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    39 spaces availableByPhone
    Central - Main Floor Open Area

    Summary: Career professionals review and critique your resume in these 30-minute sessions.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, May 24
    10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 1

    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, June 14
    10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 1

    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
    BownessSaturday, Apr. 26
    10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    6 spaces availableNot Required
    BownessSaturdays, May 3, May 10, May 17, May 24, May 31, June 7, June 14, June 21, June 28, July 5, July 12, July 19, July 26, Aug. 2, Aug. 9, and Aug. 16
    10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    6 spaces availableNot Required
    CentralThursday, Apr. 24
    6 - 7:45 p.m.
    15 spaces availableNot Required
    CentralThursdays, May 1, May 8, May 15, May 22, May 29, June 5, June 12, June 19, June 26, July 3, July 10, July 17, July 24, July 31, Aug. 7, Aug. 14, Aug. 21, and Aug. 28
    6 - 7:45 p.m.
    15 spaces availableNot Required
    Crowfoot
    Saturday, Apr. 26
    10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    10 spaces availableNot Required
    No program Feb. 15 and Apr. 19
    Crowfoot
    Saturdays, May 3, May 10, May 24, May 31, June 7, June 14, June 21, June 28, July 5, July 12, July 19, July 26, Aug. 9, Aug. 16, Aug. 23, and Aug. 30
    10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
    10 spaces availableNot Required
    No program May 17 and Aug. 2
    ShawnessySaturday, Apr. 26
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    15 spaces availableNot Required
    ShawnessySaturdays, May 3, May 10, May 24, May 31, June 7, June 14, June 21, July 5, July 12, July 19, July 26, Aug. 9, Aug. 16, and Aug. 23
    11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    15 spaces availableNot Required
    Village SquareThursday, Apr. 24
    6 - 8 p.m.
    20 spaces availableNot Required
    Village SquareThursdays, May 1, May 8, May 15, May 22, May 29, June 5, June 12, June 19, June 26, July 3, July 10, July 17, July 24, July 31, Aug. 7, Aug. 14, Aug. 21, and Aug. 28
    6 - 8 p.m.
    20 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 CaféShawnessy - Main Floor CaféVillage Square - Main Floor New & NotableVillage 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
    CentralSaturday, June 14
    10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
    12 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Central - 3rd Floor Learning Lab

    Summary: Learn about the Career planning process, research learning options, and develop a career plan. In partnership with Alberta Human Services.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, May 10
    10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    35 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 2

    Summary: Discover opportunities for newcomers to build networks and learn about job search strategies and work plans, along with resume advice. Four career specialists will lead this one-day workshop.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralWednesdays, May 7, May 14, May 21, May 28, June 4, June 11, June 18, June 25, July 2, July 9, July 16, July 23, July 30, Aug. 6, Aug. 13, Aug. 20, and Aug. 27
    9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    CentralWednesdays, Apr. 23 and Apr. 30
    9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    20 spaces availableEnded
    Central - 3rd Floor Open AreaCentral - 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. Customers must register by calling 403.774.7251.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, May 24
    10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    30 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Central - 3rd Floor Open Area

    Summary: Clarify your goals, discover new opportunities to move forward in your career or life and learn about professional coaching. Presented by Gary Armstrong, certified professional coach, International Coaching Federation.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    CentralSaturday, June 7
    2 - 3 p.m.
    30 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Central - 2nd Floor Program Room

    Summary: Learn how to teach your children about money, budgeting, savings and more. It’s never too early to introduce the concept of money. Join us for a kid-friendly program aimed at adults. Presented by Money Mentors.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    Village SquareMonday, Apr. 21
    7 - 8:30 p.m.
    FullPut me on wait list
    Village Square - Main Floor Technology Discovery Centre

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

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    Central
    Saturdays, Aug. 16 and Aug. 23
    10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Part 1 - Aug. 16
    Part 2 - Aug. 23
    Participants must attend both sessions.
    Central
    Saturdays, May 24 and May 31
    10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Part 1 - May 24
    Part 2 - May 31
    Participants must attend both sessions.
    Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 1Central - Lower Level Meeting Room 2

    Summary: Learn the basics of setting up as a contractor: proposal writing, insurance and legal issues, marketing tools, negotiating agreements, and more. Participants must attend both sessions. In partnership with Alberta Human Services. This workshop is jointly funded by the Alberta and Federal government. 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.

    Audience: Adults

  • LocationDateStatusRegistration
    Fish CreekWednesday, Apr. 23
    10:15 - 11:15 a.m.
    FullPut me on wait list
    ShaganappiWednesday, June 11
    7 - 8 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Thorn-HillThursday, May 29
    7 - 8 p.m.
    20 spaces availableStarts 21/Apr/2014 10 am
    Fish Creek - Main Floor Technology Discovery CentreShaganappi - Main Floor Computer AreaThorn-Hill - Main Floor Program Room

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

    Audience: Adults

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