Children & Families


Homeschooling at APL

Homeschoolers take a field trip to the library each month!

All About Robotics

Drop-in to work with robotics in a guided atmosphere.

Coding Ninjas 

Children aged 8+ are welcome to learn all things code, including how to code you own games, understand computer language, share your creations and more!

Movement Mondays

Join us and Ambition Arts and get moving.

Lego Club

Join us at this weekly drop-in to enjoy building, Lego challenges and make your own Lego stop motion movies

Full STEAM Ahead  

Join us Wednesdays for this drop in STEAM style program with activities designed to challenge and strengthen your noodle.

Listening Tails

Designed to help children improve their reading skills and confidence by reading to therapy dogs.


Airdrie Public Library’s makerspace is an innovative community hub providing opportunities to create, engage, and discover using existing and emerging technologies.


Explore your creative side through themed activities including DIY projects, crafts, gaming, STEAM challenges and more! Ages 9-13.

Sunday Cinema  

Enjoy a fun family movie at the library one Sunday a month. Bring your own snack.

Art Saturdays- Junior Artists 

Local artists share their work and passion to inspire young artists. Age. 9-14. 

Harry Potter Day

Drop in to enjoy crafts, activities, games, and general wizardry inspired by the Harry Potter series!

School's Out - Head to the Library

Join us at the library for Yummy, Funny, Craft-y, Science-y, Lego-y programming (and more) while school’s out!

Family Literacy Day

Celebrate the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family.

Infant Massage 

Learn the loving art of infant massage and improve bonding time with your baby. 

Reading Buddies

Make reading (more) fun with Reading Buddies!

Book a Librarian

Book an appointment with a librarian for help with any information request.

Other Programs & Services

Young Readers Choice

Young Reader's Choice Awards

YRCA 2020. Who wins? You decide!

Homework Center

Homework Centre 

The library offers various resources to help with homework. Find everything from online encyclopedias to practice tests here.

Reading Lists

Reading Lists 

Access to databases of age-appropriate materials, helping you find what to read next.

Fun & Games

Fun & Games

Links and information regarding educational and recreational games for children.

Internet Safety

Internet Safety

Here you will find resources for both parents and kids, including videos, online classes, and games, all with a focus on Internet safety.

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