Holiday Hours

Happy Holidays! Please check your local library for hours during the holiday break.

Visit us in person with masks and physical distancing requirements. Curbside service is also available during library hours and website resources always available 24/7! 

Fall Programs

September to December 2021 

Adult programs are on hold for the moment except for Walking Book Club and one-on-one tech help with Catherine David. Storytime will continue to run at Duffield, Tomahawk, Keephills and Wabamun, but please register directly with your local librarian as numbers are limited. After Dark will continue to run. Inventors Club will be moving to kits for October. Teen Lit Loot will return in October.  Thanks for understanding. 

Preschool/Families 

 Program Age Date/Time/Location
Wonderland Storytime

Children and their grown-ups learn a love of literacy through stories,

 fingerplay, songs and other interactive activities. Fun for the whole family!

*Masks and social distancing will be mandatory during AB State of public health emergency. 



 0-5 with caregiver Duffield

Wednesdays, 11:00-11:45 AM  
September 22, October 20, November 17

Register: Register directly with Duffield Library.

Entwistle

Tuesdays, 10:15-11 AM
September  28 October 5, 12, 19, 26
November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 

Register: Register directly with Entwistle Library

Keephills

Wednesdays, 12:15-1:00 PM
September 22, October 20, November 17

Register: Register directly with Keephills Library.

Tomahawk 

Wednesdays, 11:00-11:45 AM 
September 29, October 27, November 24 

Register: Register directly with Tomahawk Library.

Wabamun

Wednesdays, 12:45-1:30 PM 
September 29, October 27, November 24 

Register: Register directly with Wabamun Library.

Ages 7-12

 Program  Age  Date/Time Location
 Inventors @ Home

For fans of Inventors Club, enjoy a STEAM themed challenge and craft each month. Bags will
also include a treat. 

October - Spooky Themed 
November - Winter Themed 

7-12

November Registration: https://yrl2017.wufoo.com/forms/kjausls1rl9kqf/




Teens

 Program Age Date/Time/Location
Teen Lit Loot 

Register for a monthly bag filled with YA (Young Adult) books, crafts, snacks and special surprises each month!

October Spooky Themed 
November Winter Themed

13-19
Curbside pickup

November: 
https://yrl2017.wufoo.com/forms/z1dyibew0ki3mo1/





 After Dark

Join us for an evening of games, treats and other surprises. 


 Teen  Keephills

Friday, September 24,
October 22,
November 26,
December 17  
7:00-10:00 PM

To register:
https://yrl2017.wufoo.com/forms/k1a9az5e0t7tvs2/


Teen Christmas Craft Series 

 

Get in the Christmas spirit with this three part series of craft making such as rose bowl candle holders, gifts in a jar and fancy Christmas decorations. Supplies will be provided. 




 Teen  November 17, 24, December 1
2:30- 4:30 

To register call the Duffield library at 780-892-2644 

Adults

Program  Age Date/Time/Location Registration Link
 

Catherine David one-on-one computer appointments. 

Do you have questions about using your computer or devices (tablets, phones, computers, Internet etc.)? Book a one-on-one session with Catherine and bring your device and questions to the library. 

 Adult October 6 to Dec 15 Rotating between the libraries. 12:30-3:30 PM

Entwistle (1st), Keephills (2nd), Tomahawk (3rd), Duffield (4th) Wednesday of every month.

To register call Catherine at 780-919-9794 or email cathdavid@gmail.com


 Join us at Entwistle library and learn how to use Quickbooks. 

Lunch will be provided.


 Adult Entwistle
October 2
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Please register with TriCALA 780-591-3355, or info@tricala.ca

 Virtual
 

How to Apply for Jobs Online with Bredin Centre for Career Advancement.

This program is designed to support job seekers in applying for jobs in an online environment using various sites and platforms such as Indeed.

*Catherine David will also be on site for computer support.


 Adult Duffield  
Wednesday, November 3
1:00pm-4:00pm. 
 
 
 
 Walking Book Club 

Join Parkland County Libraries for a nature walk as we talk books and log steps. We love books, but reading is optional. We welcome patrons that are just looking for a group to walk with!  Book picks are bring your own book centered around a monthly theme to share with the group. Please dress for the weather. Will walk in up to -23 weather. 

*Three walkers required to run the walk. 

Themes
September - Banned Books 
October - Spooky Books
November - Remembrance 
December (break for Christmas) 



 Adult
Tomahawk Library - every 1st/3rd Wednesday, 1-2 PM
Sept 1-Nov 17

Chickakoo Lake Morning  - every 1st/3rd/5th Friday,
10-11 AM
Sept 17, Oct 1, 15. Nov 19. Dec 3 & 17. 
*Meet in the upper parking lot by the free little library.


Hasse Lake - every 1st/3rd Saturday. 10-11 AM.
Sept 18, Oct 2 & 16. Nov 20. Dec 4 & 18.
*Meet in the last parking lot (enter the park and keeping going to the end). 

* Tomahawk walkers please contact Chris to register at 780-339-3935

*Hasse and Chickakoo walkers please register online: https://yrl2017.wufoo.com/forms/k1i01nqv0jvesqk/