You can register for programs online, by calling 403.260.2620, or in person at your community library. You’ll need a valid Library card number and PIN for each person attending the program. Both parents/caregivers and children must have valid library memberships to register for all parented children’s programs. Library cards are free; register online or at your community library. 

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From: 01/Nov/2019 - To: 31/May/2020 - Subject: Families

Black History Month Activation

Join us for a celebration of Black History month with an afternoon filled with performances, art, displays, and culture from different African and Afro-Caribbean Community groups and individuals. In partnership with the Immigrant Council for Arts Innovation.

Audience: All Ages

Chess in the Library

Play chess supported by coaching from the Calgary Chess/Junior Chess Clubs. Children under 12 must be with a parent or caregiver.

Audience: Adults & Kids

Crack the Code

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

Audience: All Ages

Drop-in Family Storytime

Drop in for stories, songs, and finger plays the whole family can enjoy.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages 2 to 5 with a parent/caregiver

Everything's Coming Up Springtime

Skip or splash your way to springtime stories and rhymes for the whole family.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages 2 to 5 with a parent/caregiver

Family Day Pajama Party!

Break out your best pajamas and celebrate Family Day at the Central Library with a cartoon marathon, a special storytime, pop-up performances, crafts, and more.

Audience: All Ages

Family Day Yoga!

Join us for a fun, gentle, family-friendly yoga class in the Shaikh Family Welcome Gallery. Students of all levels and experience are welcome. Bring the whole family and start your Family Day with an invigorating yoga class. In partnership with Yoga Shala Calgary.

Audience: All Ages

Family Literacy Day: Read, Sing, and Play!

"Grow a Reader" and celebrate Family Literacy Day with interactive stories, songs, and rhymes that are fun for all.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages 2 to 5 with a parent/caregiver

Firefighter Storytime

Drop in and join Library staff and a Calgary Fire Department firefighter for a special family storytime. Firefighter subject to availability.

Audience: Adults & Kids

Keeping the Home Language Alive

Learn from Calgary Board of Education staff about the importance of maintaining your home language, and how to support your children in learning a new language.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages 6 to 12

Learn English Storytime: French

Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories in English and French.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages up to 5 with a parent/caregiver

Learn English Storytime: German

Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories in English and German.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages up to 5

Learn English Storytime: Korean

Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories in English and Korean.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages up to 5 with a parent/caregiver

Learn English Storytime: Russian

Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories in English and Russian.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages up to 5

Learn English Storytime: Spanish

Join us for rhymes, songs, and stories in English and Spanish.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages up to 5 with a parent/caregiver

Love You Forever

Celebrate Valentine's Day with stories, songs, and rhymes about families.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages 2 to 5 with a parent/caregiver

Reading With Royalty

Celebrate inclusion and diversity with our new glamorous family-friendly storytime program, led by local drag queen and king performers. Supported by ATB Financial.

Audience: All Ages - Ages up to 5

Rozsa Arts at the Library: Vaudeville Magic with James Jordan

Join us for a vaudeville variety show with magic, comedy, music and juggling. Something for all ages! Supported by Mary Rozsa de Coquet.

Audience: All Ages

Shamrocks and Shillelaghs

Join us for stories, songs, finger plays and videos about St. Patrick's Day.

Audience: Adults & Kids - Ages 2 to 5 with a parent/caregiver

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