Wednesday, October 16, 2019
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Library News & Events

The Library offers  monthly activities for children, youth and adults. 

Phone Number: 403-854-3865
Address: 202 1st Street West

The Hanna Municipal Library is open Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.  The library has extended hours on Thursday evenings (till 8:00 pm) and are open on Saturdays from 11:00 am- 2:00 pm.  There is a drop box outside the entrance for your convenience in returning books.

As a member of the Marigold Library System the Hanna Municipal Library is a member of TRAC (The Regional Automation Consortium) and TAL (The Alberta Library). Membership in Marigold allows cardholders to use most libraries across the province.

Marigold is a collaborative of 42 municipalities in south-central Alberta providing progressive library services for 259,705 residents. Headquarters is located in Strathmore, Alberta, Canada.

Marigold has 36 member libraries and also maintains 14 paperback deposits located in small communities. Residents do not require a library card to borrow from a deposit collection, which includes best sellers. Gently used books may be donated by community members. The deposits work on an honour system. 

To find out all the exciting things happening at the library, visit their website or their Facebook page - Hanna Municipal Library  

Request For Proposal: Custodian Services
Closing Date: September 30th, 2019

Join the Library for events throughout the year!

​Fundraiser BBQ
Sept. 26th
11:00 pm - 1:30 pm​
Super A/Pharmasave (610 2nd Ave. W.)
Funds raised will go to next summer's reading program.

"Women X Women" Art Exhibit
October 3rd - 29th
During Library Hours
Hanna Library (202 1st St. W.)
This exhibition features portraits of women by fifteen female artists.
Exhibit from the Alberta Foundation for the Arts Travelling Exhibition Program.

Rock Painting - ​Family Fun Night
Oct. 3rd
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
For all ages. Come into the Library and paint rocks to hide in our community.
In partnership with Golden Prairie Parent Link.

LEGO Night-​Family Fun Night
Oct. 10th
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Hanna Library (202 1st St. W.)
For all ages.

Fall Family Fun Night
Oct. 18th
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Centennial Place (501B 3rd St. W.)
For children 0-6 and older siblings welcome.
Partnership with Hanna Literacy and Golden Prairie Parent Link.

Halloween Crafts

Oct. 24th
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Hanna Library (202 1st St. W.)
For all ages. Partnering with Golden Prairie Parent Link.

BOOK CLUB

October Book Club Welcomes Guest Speaker Jonathan Birdsall.

"The Cripples Game" by Jonathan Birdsall

Local author Jonathan Birdsall will be joining us for our October book club to discuss his book “The Cripples Game.” 
This a great opportunity to ask the author of this months book club questions about his method of writing, character description and what inspired him to write the novel.
We look forward to seeing you there! 
Extra copies of “The Cripple’s Game” are available at the Library.

 

"Cold Mountain" by Charles Frazier
Discussion Nov. 12th at 2:00 pm

"A Simple Favor" by Darcey Bell
Discussion Dec. 10th at 2:00 pm

"Home Front" by Kristin Hannah
Discussion Jan. 14th at 2:00 pm