Resources for Parents & Caregivers

Get ready for school with a Kindergarten Book Bag!

Is your child starting school in September? A Kindergarten Book Bag comes with helpful resources and fun Library books to help your whole family prepare for the transition to kindergarten. Visit your nearest Library location to take a keepsake Kindergarten Book Bag home with you today.  

Kindergarten Book Bags are not available at Memorial Park, and Rocky Ridge libraries. 

Thank you to Imperial for generously supporting the Kindergarten Book Bag initiative.

Discover the joy of reading with your family

Family Reading Kits are now available at six Library locations. The kits include discussion questions to spark lively conversion, related activities, and more staff-recommended titles to keep reading as a family.  

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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.

Pick up your copy at any Calgary fire hall or Calgary Public Library location.

Download your Fire Safety Activity Book

Learning to Read