Early Learning Centre opens at Forest Lawn Library

There’s a new place for children five and under to play and learn! Come explore all things energy at The Calgary Foundation Early Learning Centre at Forest Lawn Library. There’s now nine free Early Learning Centres open at libraries across Calgary.

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Try a new app for ebooks and audiobooks

Calgary Public Library members have a new way to read ebooks and listen to audiobooks. Libby, a one-tap app from OverDrive, is designed to get people reading quickly and seamlessly. Download Libby today and use your free Calgary Public Library card to discover Libby’s extensive digital library. Happy reading!

Discover free programs and services for newcomers

Did you know Calgary Public Library offers a variety of free programs and services for newcomers? Practise your English speaking and listening skills at ESL Coffee and Conversation, meet one-on-one with a settlement worker at Settlement Services, or take a class to prepare for the citizenship test. For details on more than a dozen programs for newcomers, visit, click programs, and search by subject.

Leave your mark on New Central Library

The Calgary Public Library Foundation is offering a once-in-a-lifetime chance to be part of New Central Library. Join the Windows of Opportunity campaign and support the Library! Purchase a group or personal window and your name or a message will be inscribed on the window’s frame. Learn more at