Fall Programs

Welcome to the Chestermere Public Library's Fall 2021 Programs. 
This Fall our programs are split into two sessions, and feature a wide range of new and exciting programs for all ages.

View our full program guide here!

Session 1 is September 13th- October 24th.

Session 2 is November 8- December 18th. 

Registration for our programs begin September 7th, and you can register by calling 403-272-9025 or by visiting the library!

Check out all of our exciting programs below by clicking on any of the boxes!

Early Literacy Programs (0-5)

Baby Story Time

This program is in partnership with Chestermere PCSS (Parent and Caregiver Support Services) on Mondays at 10:15 am and is designed for babies 0-18 months. Registration is required.

Drop-In Family Story Time

No need to register for this Story Time designed to entertain the whole family. Everyone is welcome in the Children's area at    10:15 am on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Toddler Story Time

Registration is required for this Story Time for toddlers every Friday at 10:15 am. This program is in partnership with Trellis.

See more details for all of our storytimes by clicking here!

After School Programs

After School Lego Club

Have fun with Lego Thursdays at 4:15 pm. This program is designed for children 8+. There will be themes and challenges each week. See the challenges and more information by clicking here!

 

After School STEAM Club

If you love science and art, this is the club for you. STEAM Club is Friday at 4:15 pm. Keep up with all the latest details of this program by clicking here.

Story Pals

Join us for this special Story Time at 6:00 pm on Tuesdays and then take a turn reading to one of the Community Therapy Dogs.

Book Clubs

Adult Book Club

The Novel Book Club runs on the first Thursday of each month. The following dates are booked for the next two Sessions: Thursday, October 7 (online: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84498627759?pwd=WUtkWlZubGNBL1BsN2RrMDkybTdQdz09
The other dates are November 4 and December 2, at 6:00 pm (location to be determined by current restrictions due to Covid-19. See more about our Book Club by clicking here

 

Special Events

Science Fair

We will be holding a special Science Program from 11:00 am - 4:00 pm on Saturday, September 25, 2021. This is a drop-by program to be held outside the Library.  Experiments include: slime; sugar science; lava lamps, and more. To see all updates, please click here.

Municipal Candidates Meet and Greet                                                     

This may be the last opportunity to meet the candidates in this informal setting. Saturday, October 2, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm outside the Library, weather permitting.

Christopher Cool’s Family Magic Show

Christopher Cool - Calgary’s Funniest & Most Kid Friendly Magician will be making a magical appearance at our library on Friday, November 5th at 3:30 p.m. Christopher’s highly interactive family friendly magic show will include amazing magic & lots of silly fun! You may even get to learn the secret to a magic trick! You won’t want to miss this show! Running Time: 45 minutes. To learn more about our program click here!
Learn More about Christopher Cool by checking out his website here.

More For Everyone!

Art Saturdays

Join us for these workshops facilitated by a local artist. Darcy Russell has always had a passion for the arts and anything creative. Graduating from the Alberta University of the Arts in 2009 with a degree in Fine Art, Darcy went on to become an art program facilitator for several years. The Decoupage/Collage Family Workshop runs 10:00 am - 10:45 am for parent and child (8+) for six weeks.