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Arts & Culture

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Call for Submissions

Be part of the experience at the Library.

Are you an artist, performer, musician, storyteller, or have other knowledge and skills you want to share? Consider applying.

Meet Our Current 2021 Residents

Author in Residence

Ali Bryan is an award-winning novelist and creative non-fiction writer.

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Children's Illustrator in Residence

Isabelle Ackroyd is a Calgary-based story artist and character designer.

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You can borrow more than just books!

Check out a musical instrument from the Sun Life Musical Instrument Lending Library at Memorial Park Library for free with your Library card.

Find an instrument to borrow

Upcoming events

Catch a performance

Rozsa Arts at the Library brings artists to the Library for free performances and workshops, giving Calgarians access to a variety of arts and culture experiences. Find performances including music, dance, puppetry, drama, and oratory and circus arts at your nearest Library!

Applications for performers open annually. 

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Sun Life Financial Arts + Culture Pass

The Sun Life Financial Arts + Culture Pass is suspended until further notice.

Due to the ongoing impact of COVID-19, the Arts + Culture Pass will be suspended at the Library. The Library remains committed to supporting all Calgarians with life enrichment opportunities. We invite you to explore our diverse selection of online programs offering virtual arts and culture experiences, including the Sun Life Financial Musical Instrument Lending Library.

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