Read all summer with the Summer Reading Challenge!

Track your reading, browse and share great reads, and unlock digital badges as you discover new books. Kids, teens and adults can enter to win prizes from Toys R’ Us gift certificates to iPad Mini 3s!

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Become a Calgary Stampede Rodeo Champion

Kids! The Calgary Stampede is challenging YOU to unlock the Rodeo Champion badge by participating in the online TD Summer Reading Club!

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"My Canada" Citizenship Practice Tests

Studying for your Canadian citizenship or just curious about Canadian culture? Learn about all things Canada with this handy resource.

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Beanstack: Handpicked Titles For Kids!

Personalized librarian-recommended books and apps for kids, sent weekly to your email!

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Imagine: Adult Summer Reading Challenge

Some of the best titles that challenge us to see the familiar in new, unexpected and imaginative ways.

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A Rodeo Romance

Find love during the Stampede — in the pages of these western romance novels. Available in eBook format.

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The New Old West

Anybody sayin’ them western novels all the same ain't seen these here rompers. If anything, all that wide open just gives writers more thinkin’…

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Best of the West

A look at Calgary as the "American Wild West". These films feature stunning cinematography from right in our own backyard.

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The Essential Country Music Playlist

Create your own Stampede playlist with these "Greatest" and "Essential" Country music albums for free on Freegal Music.

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Calling all Cowboys and Cowgirls

Yahoo — it's Stampede time! Explore the wild, wild west with these fun books.

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