Upcoming Events

The Library is more than just books!

We've got events and programs for every age and interest taking place all year round. Learn about space or ancient history, drop in for live theatre and musical performances, or find time to gather and discuss the latest books. It's all happening at the Library location nearest you.

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Hindu Heritage Month

Celebrate Hindu Heritage Month with programs about Hindu traditions, culture, and festivals throughout November. 

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Winter Wonderland at the Library

Discover winter magic with Calgary Public Library! 

Celebrate the magic of the season with Winter Wonderland at Central Library and Memorial Park Library. With a variety of family-friendly activities throughout the month, there is something for everyone! 

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Mayor's Holiday Storytime

Join Mayor Jyoti Gondek for a memorable and festive Holiday Storytime at Central Library from 1:00 - 1:45 pm on December 9! Come and share in the joy in storytelling with books voted on by students. 

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Rewatch our most popular programs on-demand.

Tune into talks with local authors, engage with experts on important issues, and explored local history or cultures around the world. If you've missed one of our online programs or want to revisit one you attended, visit our YouTube channel to find our available virtual program recordings. 

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Stream your favourite programs on YouTube

Not sure what you want to watch? We've curated some of our most popular recorded programs into themed playlists to help you decide. Playlist include on-demand programs on topics such as health and wellness, learning about religions, videos for creatives and more. Check out our recommendations below.