LIBRARY NEWS

Our Librarian, Mrs. Gigantelli, would like to remind all students to return their Semester 1 textbooks as they go into their exams, as other students will need them for second semester. Thank you.

 

 

 

 

Mrs. Gigantelli would like to share this information from the newly-renovated Strathmore Municipal Library:

Blind Date with a Book – February 1-28 – Strathmore Municipal Library.  This February, spice up your reading life by gong on a blind date with a book.  Will you “book soul mate” be a romance, a mystery, or a biography?  Choose from a selection of pre-wrapped books waiting to go home with you!  The best part of this date is that if things don’t work, you can return your date to the library without any hurt feelings.  www.strathmorelibrary.ca

Minecraft Mania Registration Opens – Monday, February 5 at 10:00am. Minecraft Mania is back with a new date and time!  Minecraft Mania is limited to 8 participants and will run weekly on Tuesdays (4-5pm) from February 27-April 3rd.  Children must be 8 years old or older to participate.  Go to www.strathmorelibrary.ca/minecraft for more information and to register on February 5.

Putt & Play – Tuesday, February 20 (12pm-4pm) – Strathmore Municipal Library. Join us for a round of library mini-golf on our fun and challenging golf course!  Test your gaming skills with a variety of cool board games or challenge a friend to a game of giant Snakes and Ladders or Connect 4!  This program is open to all ages.  Children under the age of 8 years must be accompanied by an adult or responsible older sibling.  Free to attend.  No registration is required. www.strathmorelibrary.ca

Secrets Revealed with Christopher Cool – Wednesday, February 21 (1-2pm).  Strathmore Municipal Library.  Register in person at the library from February 1-18.  Introducing an interactive, educational, and super fun program that will turn your child into a Magician!  Not only will Christopher Cool be presenting another super fun magic show, but he’s also going to reveal some of his secrets!  Before the show, Christopher will be hosting a very special interactive magic workshop for children 8-11.  This one hour interactive hands on magic workshop is guaranteed to turn your child into a Magician!  All props and supplies are included!  Due to the hands on nature of the program, the class size is limited to 25 participants and will cost $5.00 per child.  Registration is limited to children who have not previously participated in this program.  www.strathmorelibrary.ca

Magic Show with Christopher Cool – Wednesday, February 21 (2:30pm-3:15pm). The Strathmore Municipal Library is excited to welcome back Magician Christopher Cool!  Christopher is Calgary’s funniest and most kid friendly magician!  Tricks, jokes, and lots of exciting fun await you at this show!  This program is free to attend, will run approximately 45 minutes, and requires no registration.  Doors open at 2:10pm.  www.strathmorelibrary.ca

Library Olympics – Thursday, February 22 (1-3pm) Strathmore Municipal Library.  You don’t have to be in PyeongChang to get into the Olympic spirit!  Come to the library join in our own indoor (and warm) version of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games.  There will be games, crafts, and activities for all ages!  Free to attend and no registration is required.  www.strathmorelibrary.ca

Friday Fun Film – Friday, February 23 (1-2:30pm) – Strathmore Municipal Library.  Join us for our Friday Fun Film in our new large program room!!! We will be showing Walt Disney’s Dinosaur!  Rated PG.  At the end of the film we will draw for one lucky participant to take the movie home with them!  Participants will be treated to popcorn and drinks!  This program is free to attend and no registration is required.  www.strathmorelibrary.ca