Children & Families

Programs 

Fall programs have begun!  Check out the Fall Brochure for details:

Fall Brochure

All About Robotics

Kids 8 and up.  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!

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 Tales

Listening Tales is a program designed to help children improve their reading skills and confidence by reading with therapy dogs.

Reading Buddies

Make reading fun with Reading Buddies! Reading Buddies matches teen mentors with kids in Grades 2–4 for one-on-one mentorship to improve literacy and encourage reading. 

Makerspace

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

TWEEN Zone

Explore your creative side through themed activities including DIY projects, crafts, gaming, STEAM challenges and more! 

Sunday Cinema

Enjoy a fun family movie at the library one Sunday a month.

Art Saturdays- Junior Artists

Local artists share their work and passion to inspire young artists  

Infant Massage

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

Science Literacy Week

Science Literacy Week is a week-long celebration of Science-based activities powered by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada.

Voice & Vision

This open event is a family friendly engaging evening celebrating the collaborative works of members of the Airdrie Writers Groups and local artists.

Pumpkin Palooza 

A fun pumpkin packed family event.

Star Wars Reads Day 

Star Wars Reads Day is an internationally celebrated event that brings together literacy and Star Wars pop culture.

Book a Librarian

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

KAIROS Blanket Exercise 

The KAIROS Blanket Exercise program is a unique, participatory history lesson.

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.