Central Library will reopen on Friday, August 19 at 9 am. Library Hotline services will return on Thursday, August 18 at 9 am. Find details on location hours and available services.

Resources for Grades K-3

Get ready for school with your Library!

Preparing for kindergarten is easy with the Library. Use the five tips in this video as your guide on the road to kindergarten.

Are you up for the challenge?

Discover what it takes to be a true hero with the Ultimate Summer Challenge. Put your powers to the test with reading and activity challenges for the whole family.

Harness the power of summer

Is your child starting kindergarten this year?

Request a free Kindergarten Book Bag for them. This limited-edition, keepsake tote is full of books and other tools to help your child start their learning journey off on the right foot.

Request your Kindergarten Book Bag

Fire safety starts with you

Learn about home safety and the life of a firefighter with colouring sheets, puzzles, and games in the new Fire Safety Activity Book.

You can pick up your copy at any Calgary fire hall or Library location, or download and print your Fire Safety Activity Book at home.

Indigenous stories from Treaty 7 authors

Indigenous languages have long been underrepresented in literature — especially in children's books. This collection of Treaty 7 Language Books were written by authors from or with a connection to the Treaty 7 land on which Calgary is located.

In this series, hear the authors of the books perform their stories.

Stream it now on YouTube