Children's Programs

All of our programs are free, and run on a drop in basis. For more information, don't hesitate to call (403) 823-1371.

2016 Summer Reading Program, , Welcome to Hurdlemerl!

Check out what we did at 2015's Summer Reading Program, Treasure in the Valley!

Alphasaurus Preschool Storytime
When: Friday mornings, September to June
Start Time: 10:00am
End Time: 11:00am
Where: Cenovus Program Room
How to Register: Drop in
Age group: 3-5 year olds
Cost: Free

Description: Lachie introduces your 3-5 year old to the Library and the alphabet through stories, songs, poems, finger plays, games and crafts!

Crafternoon
When: Wednesday afternoons, September to June
Start Time: 4:00 pm
End Time: 5:00pm
Where: Cenovus Program Room
How to Register: Drop in
Age group: 6-11 year olds
Cost: Free

Description: Library staff will read aloud while kids work on cool crafts!

Friday Afternoon Movies
When: Friday afternoons, September to June
Start Time: 1:30 pm
End Time: 3:30pm
Where: Children's Corner
How to Register: Drop in
Age group: All ages
Cost: Free

Description: Come watch a family movie at the library! Snacks provided.
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STEM* Saturdays
When: The 4th Saturday of each month, September to June
Start Time: 10:00am
End Time: 12:00pm
Where: Cenovus Program Room, unless otherwise noted
How to Register: Drop in
Age group: All ages
Cost: Free

Description: STEM Saturdays are all about learning through play! We'll have a different activity each month, starting with exploring engineering and physics with Hot Wheels in September. Feel free to bring the whole family!

*STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

Bricks & Books
When: Saturday afternoons, September to June
Start Time: 1:00pm
End Time: 5:00pm
Where: Tables near the Circulation Desk
How to Register: Drop in
Age group: All ages
Cost: Free

Description: Come build with LEGO®** and duplo®** bricks at the library! Each week will have a theme, and we'll have some great books for you to take home with you! There will be an opportunity to leave your best creations for temporary display at the library.

**LEGO® and duplo® are trademarks of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this site.