Culture Days

Author Chris Turner

Wednesday, September 26, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Library Theatre

Thursday, September 27, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Medicine Hat College Library

Calgary author Chris Turner will be here to speak about his latest book, published in 2017, The Patch: The People, Pipelines, and Politics of the Oil Sands.


Author Sharon Butala

Thursday, September 27, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Library Theatre

Renowned author Sharon Butala will be here to read from her recent books, including Zara’s Dead (2018), and Where I Live Now: A Journey Through Love and Loss to Healing and Hope (2017). Coles will be here to sell copies of her latest books.


Downtown Art Walk & Human Library Celebration

Friday, September 28, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Upper and Lower Levels

Take part in the Downtown Art Walk and join in the celebration of the fifth anniversary and relaunch of the Human Library Collection. While you’re here, take a look downstairs at ‘The Creative Strengths’ artwork from the Art As Therapy group at McMan Parent Link Centre and visit with our Human Library Books upstairs. Cake and refreshments will be served and food trucks will be in the parking lot!


Pecha Kucha Vol. 19

Saturday, September 29, 8:20 pm
Veiner Centre

Join us for Pecha Kucha Vol.19 at the newly renovated Veiner Centre! Pecha Kucha Nights are informal, fun gatherings where people get together and share their stories in the 20x20 format - 20 slides x 20 seconds each slide. Doors open 7:30 pm. Suggested donation of $5.