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Holly, Jolly, Merry & Bright

Join Quest Theatre for whimsical and interactive stories and sing-along songs to get everyone into the holiday spirit!

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eMagazine of the Month

In Chatelaine's December issue, learn how to make giftable cookies, discover 6 easy party looks for the season, and so much more!

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The Sounds of Christmas

The holidays wouldn't be complete without some merry Christmas music to get you in the mood for the season.

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Crack the Code: Intro to Programming

Bring the whole family for a fun introduction to computer programming!

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codeTEEN: Intro to Web Design
Nov 12th - Dec 17th
Calhoun, Crowfoot, or Saddletowne

Curious about web design? Learn HTML & CSS, which lets you create websites and customize sites like Tumblr, WordPress or DeviantArt.

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Share Your Story

This is Alexandra Owens' Library story — what's yours? Your feedback is essential to helping us improve Library programs and services.

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Engine 23 Storytimes

Drop in for three types of fire truck storytimes at Central Library.

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Colossal Calgary Playdate

Play builds the foundation for a lifetime of learning. Come prepared to PLAY with your baby or toddler at the best playdate ever!

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Reality is Optional Writing Club

Play with your words in this creative writing club with local young adult author Kim Firmston.

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Thrill Me

For fans of "The Girl on the Train" and "Gone Girl", here are your new page turners.

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The Gift of Giving

Remind yourself of the true spirit of the holidays with these heart-warming films about gratitude and giving.

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Messiah and More

Prepare your ears (and your voice) for the sing-along Messiah, or just enjoy the music! Try some of these seasonal classics.

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Fantastic Books and Where to Find Them

In honour of the new movie from the wonderful world of Harry Potter, we went looking for our best books with Fantastic Beasts in them!

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Beauty in Motion

These movies feature cinematography and shots so beautiful you can watch them on mute. Check out a visual masterpiece!

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Free Online Courses with Lynda.com

Your Calgary Public Library membership now gives you free access to these popular courses, taught by industry experts.

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calgarylibrary The only thing better than storytime? Storytime with a 20-tonne fire truck, every day of the week! Some of the storytimes are even hosted by…
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Survive and Thrive: Free CPA Canada Book
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Survive and Thrive: Free CPA Canada Book

Coping with the loss of your job? Download Survive and Thrive: Move ahead financially after losing your job, by CPA Canada & David Trahair.

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