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Bill's Book Café with Mike Morrison
Apr 7th | 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Louise Riley Library

Join Library CEO Bill Ptacek and Mike's Bloggity Blog creator Mike Morrison for a discussion of Your Your Inner Critic Is A Big Jerk by Dani…

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History Matters: Petronizing Our Past
Apr 2nd | 2:00pm - 3:30pm
John Dutton Theatre, Central Librar…

University of Calgary's Dr. Petra Dolata, explores how the oil industry has influenced the story of Alberta's history.

Featured / Adults
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Libin 101: Heart Health

Join a researcher from the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta (U of C, AHS) for a discussion on the human heart and current research.

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The Three Sisters Bar and Hotel
Memorial Park Library

Award-winning novelist Katherine Govier returns to her home territory of the Alberta Rockies in this lyrical tale of the early west.

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Little Wildheart with Micheline Maylor
Apr 5th | 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Memorial Park Library

Join Calgary's Poet Laureate for the launch of her startling and earthy collection of poems.

Featured / All Ages
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As Long As the Sun Shines
Apr 7th | 11:00am - 11:45am
Forest Lawn Library

Learn about the shared history of this land through a magical light and shadow play emphasizing healing and friendship by Quest Theatre.

Featured / Adults
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The Battle of Vimy Ridge

Join historian Stéphane Guevremont as he speaks about the role of the Canadian Corps and the Alberta battalions in this famous battle.

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Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

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.

Featured / Online Courses
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Online Resource
Start Your Own Edible Garden

In this course, you'll learn how to grow delicious, nutritious fruit and vegetables in your own backyard!

Featured / Kids
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Embark on a Math Quest!

Embark on a math quest! Explore the library while you complete fun numeracy challenges that support what you learn in school.

Non-Fiction / Sports
Staff List

The Flames are on fire, and there's no telling how deep this playoff run may go. Stock the fridge. Stock the beard wax. Go Flames, go.

recommended by Phil_R

Music / Awards
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Do You Know Who's Up for a JUNO?

Before the JUNO Awards winners are chosen, listen to the best that Canada has to offer in music for the year and make your picks!

recommended by Dieu_D

Kids / Picture Books
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In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb

Whether you're lion around or on the lamb, these books will have you feeling anything but sheepish!

recommended by Suzen_S

Fiction / Delights
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Literally No Words.

If anything proves that a picture really is worth a thousand words, it's this list of stories told entirely through illustration.

recommended by Alena_T

Movies & TV / Hot Docs
Staff List
The Domain of the Documentaries

First-rate documentaries can often give us extraordinary insights into the nature of things.

recommended by Dobrila_T

Non-Fiction / Career & Business
Staff List
The Entrepreneurial Spirit

Starting a business can be intimidating, but you're not alone. These ebooks can give you the jump-start you need for success.

recommended by Kristin_M_M

Community / Buzz
Vote for Engine 23!
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Vote for Engine 23!

Cast your vote for the YOU Libraries People's Choice Award, March 27 – 31.

Community / Stories
Nose Hill—Then and Now
By Calgarylibrary
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Nose Hill—Then and Now
By Calgarylibrary

Explore Nose Hill Park's long and varied history in this week's #tbt150 post.

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We Recommend

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Great Reads for 2017

We challenge you to read 150 books this year! Download our Great Reads for 2017 reading guide to get started, then enter to win!

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