Explore Calgary's neighbourhoods one step at a time with local author Lori Beattie.
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Join a researcher from the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta (U of C, AHS) for a discussion on the human heart and current research.
Embark on a math quest! Explore the library while you complete fun numeracy challenges that support what you learn in school.
Read 3000+ newspapers and magazines from 100+ countries in 60+ languages on your computer or mobile device.
Login with your library card to access online courses for 30 languages, including Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Japanese and much more!
On the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, Canada's History magazine reflects on what the battle means to Canadians today.
Read great young adult novels, then meet up to dive into the books or topic with other teens.
Drop in for free, one-on-one help with your tax return, first-come, first-served! Note: there is an eligibility requirement based on income.
Catch up on some of these titles before seeing their authors and illustrators at this year's Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo.
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Calling all superheroes and fans of superheroes! These books contain superheroes. Super villains may be included.
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Whether you want to lose yourself in the art, or find your way in the science, cartography is where it's at!
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Babies learn a whole range of human emotion by studying faces. Share the beautiful and diverse baby faces in these books with your wee one.
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Some of the best new releases on Freegal Music, including Amy Shark's buzzworthy EP, Night Thinker.
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If you like films that focus on fascinating people, here's a selection of thought-provoking biographical films.
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They may be popular now, but some of Calgary’s iconic Centennial attractions had less than glamorous beginnings...
Calgary Public Library’s 2,957 volunteers give more than 68,000 hours annually, allowing the Library to offer more programs, in more locati…
Travel the world of ideas while sharing your book lust with other Calgarians! May's theme is Great Canadians for Canada's sesquicentennial.
Explore the culinary richness of Canada with cookbook author and editor Julie Van Rosendaal and Library CEO Bill Ptacek.
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