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Campfire Cowboys and Cowgirls Storytime

Stampede to the Library for tales about cowboys, cowgirls, and the Old West. Wear your best western duds!

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Teens Create

Let your creative side shine! Make and trade buttons, craft with duct tape, and more.

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Learn a New Language with Rosetta Stone

Login with your library card to access online courses for 30 languages, including Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Japanese and much more!

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St. Patrick's Island Storytimes

St. Patrick's Island

Join us in the park amphitheatre for stories, songs, and rhymes (weather permitting).

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Get Hiking with e-Trail Guides

Find Gillean Daffern's popular Kananaskis Country Trail Guides and more in the "Read Alberta eBooks" resource in our E-Library.

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Join a Book Discussion Group!

Travel the world of ideas while sharing your book lust with other Calgarians! May's theme is Great Canadians for Canada's sesquicentennial.

Featured / E-Library
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eMagazine of the Month

In Maclean's special issue celebrating Canada's 150th year, explore the results of a major poll of what Canadians think about their country.

Movies & TV / Worth Watching
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Lights. Camera. Action!

These Canadian films focus on accomplished directors rather than celebrity actors.

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Non-Fiction / Biography & Memoir
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Spiritual Paths

Take an enlightening journey with biographies with powerful and meditative themes.

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Music / Our Playlist
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Heat Wave!

Soak in the heat with these classic tunes about hot summer days. Sign in to Freegal with your library card and get up…

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Teens / Fiction
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Road Trip: BC

Welcome to the Great Canadian Road Trip! Explore the west coast with these BC-based books

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Calgary / What's On
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Down to the Grounds

Get ready for 10 days of non-stop boot stompin' good times with this eclectic Stampede guide.

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Summer Fun for Kids at the Library

Pick up a School's Out activity booklet and keep your kids reading, learning—and taking action to make a difference in their community.

Community / Stories
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Meet our new volunteer

Imagine sitting down and talking books with the head of a university English department...

Library / Programs
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Teens Read 150

We challenge you to read for 150 hours this summer! Sign up now, then start tracking your reading on July 1st to earn badges and win prizes.

Community / Stories

It started as a one-time, two day party.…

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It started as a one-time, two day party.…

By Calgarylibrary

Every July, Calgary sees a massive influx of people clad in cowboy hats and boots, oversized belt buckles, and, yes, bolo ties...

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