Poetry Workshop Cancelled

17 November 2017

Family Fort Night

15 November 2017

Reader's Theatre

09 November 2017

Children in grades 3 to 5 are invited to an hour long reader’s theatre program to practice their reading and oral storytelling skills. Each session will start with drama games to warm up, and end with performing short scripts. There is no pressure to act – just come have fun reading stories aloud!
Click here to register
Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 2:00pm
Thursday, December 14th 2017 at 4:00pm

NaNoWriMoLet'sGo - Launch Event

27 October 2017

NaNoWriMo - National Novel Writing Month 
Launch Event - Wednesday, November 1
For more information see the NaNoWriMo website. 

Now Hiring - Part Time Library Clerk

21 October 2017

The Canmore Public Library is now accepting applications for the position of Library Clerk.
We are seeking applicants for a part-time position. Candidates must be available to work a flexible schedule that includes weekend shifts and some evenings.  
Applicants should be a high school graduate and be comfortable dealing with the public and working with computers.  Previous experience working in a public library setting would be an asset.  
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume by 4pm, Friday, November 10th, 2017
Michelle Preston, Library Director
Canmore Public Library
101-700 Railway Avenue
Email: mpreston@canmorelibrary.ab.ca
All candidates are thanked for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Strong Women 2017

12 October 2017

Friends of the Library AGM

11 October 2017

October Closure

04 October 2017

Skew Lines Poetry Workshop

23 September 2017

An interactive guided workshop which will lead participants in creating their own poetry/short prose pieces, using prompts and exercises. We will explore form in traditional and non-traditional poems, and look to poetry collections, literary magazines and anthologies for examples and inspiration. 

October 12 & 26
November 9 & 23
December 7
From 6:30 -8:00 p.m.

Science Literacy Week

14 September 2017



Science Writers’ Gathering
Interested in science writing? Chat with local science writers; learn how they got started and what they write. Books will be available for purchase.
Where: Canmore Public Library
Thurs. Sept 21 from 6:30pm - 8pm
Science Literacy Open House at the
Biosphere Resource Centre
Where: Biosphere Institute Resource Centre (In Canmore, behind Stonewaters, above Parent Link)
Tues. Sept 19 from 11am – 3pm
Movie Night at the Library: The Circle
Where: Canmore Public Library
Wednesday Sept 20
Time: 7pm, Runtime 1h and 50min
Make your own Science Book!
After School Program Grades 1-7
Where: Canmore Public Library
Tues. Sept 19 from 3:30pm – 5pm
Wriggly Worms! PreSchool
Where: Canmore Public Library
Wed. Sept 20 from 2pm - 2:45pm
Making with Magnets!
After School Program Grades 2-6
Where: Canmore Public Library
Fri. Sept 22 from 1pm - 3:00pm
Join the University of Calgary’s Let’s Talk Science, the Canmore Public Library and the Biosphere Institute for the  following fun science programs:
River Health - Grades K-3
Where: Canmore Public Library
Sat. Sept 23 from 10:30am - 11:30am (space is limited)
How's the Water? - Grades 4-7
Where: Canmore Public Library
Sat. Sept 23 from 12 noon - 1:30pm (space is limited)
Crime Lab - Grades 5-8
Where: Canmore Public Library
Sat. Sept 23 from 2pm - 4pm (space is limited)