You are here: Home > Services > Programs & Events

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.

Headline News

Read and Win!

Read and Win!

For Kids

Read all summer and you could win
a Mad Science Party for 10, weekly book prizes and more!

For Teens

Do you accept the challenge?
Read, create and enter win gift cards
(so you can get exactly what you want), a John Green box set and more!

For Adults

Explore our collection of books, movies and music, share your favourite picks and enter to win one of three iPad Minis!

Historic Calgary Week 2014

Historic Calgary Week 2014


Historic Calgary Week 2014 proudly presents a wide variety of programs

from July 25 to August 4.

This summer's heritage festival has something for everyone!




Spy Hill Dairy and Central Creamery

Calgary's Industrial Heritage: Everything from Guns to Butter

Join Harry Sanders for a look back at Calgary's economy, including industries ranging from beverages to boatbuilding,

carriage building to clothing and textiles to transport equipment. No registration required.

Memorial Park Library

Tuesday, July 29

7 - 8:30 p.m.


IODE Memorial

A Calgary Soldier's Story

Follow the fascinating story of a WWI soldier's life told through historical documents

and resources, with expert Library staff.

No registration required.

Memorial Park

Wednesday, July 30

7 - 8:30 p.m.

Check out other events on Chinook Country Historical Society web site at www.chinookcountry.org.

Five Authors! Five Readings!

Five Authors! Five Readings!

When Words Collide

Fish Creek Library

Thursday, August 7

7 p.m.

Join us for readings by international bestselling authors, followed by a Q & A and book signing.

Jacqueline Guest

Mark Leslie

D.J. MacIntosh

Brandon Sanderson

Jack Whyte


Register in person, by calling 403.260.2620 or online.

Presented in partnership with

When Words Collide

Memorial Park Library Art Circuit

Memorial Park Library Art Circuit

Art Circuit

Discover the art of Central Memorial Park and Calgary’s vibrant 4 Street S.W.

Meet inside Memorial Park Library and see the Neo-Classical interior before touring the monuments of the park

and some of the whimsical art along 4 Street S.W.

Thursday, August 7, 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

Memorial Park Library

1221 2 Street S.W.

Telephone: 403-221-2006

Register in person, by calling 403-260-2620 or online.