Culture Days at the Library


Author Ashley Little

Location: Library Theatre (Thursday) & College Library (Friday)
Date: Thursday, September 26 & Friday, September 27
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm (Thursday) &  2:00 pm - 3:30 pm (Friday)
Description: Ashley Little, award-winning author of Adult and Young Adult books and a former resident of Medicine Hat, will be reading from her books which include Confessions of a Teenage LeperNiagra Motel, and Anatomy of A Girl GangBorrow some of her works from us.


Downtown Art Walk: Kai Hodgson's Artist Reception

Location: Library Lower Level
Date: Friday, September 27
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
Description: Join us for an artist reception for Kai Hodgson during the Downtown Art Walk. He is a self taught outsider artist who enjoys experimenting with a variety of art mediums. Kai served in the Canadian Armed Forces and later went on to work with youth in his community. He often finds himself drawn to creating brooding dark fantasy monsters and warriors, embodied with inks and charcoals.


Table Tennis Grand Opening Party

Location: Table Tennis Court (near the Giant Chess Board)
Date: Friday, September 27
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
Description: Discover the newest addition to Medicine Hat’s art scene: A Ping Pong Table! This piece of functional public art, designed by Medicine Hat artist Adam Lefebvre and sponsored by the Saamis Rotary Club, is modeled after Medicine Hat’s Finlay Bridge. Bring a friend (or several) and challenge them to a game during our Grand Opening Party taking place during the Downtown Art Walk.


Pecha Kucha Vol. 23

Location: Esplanade, Main Theatre
Date: Saturday, September 28
Time: 8:20 pm 
Description: We’re taking over the Main Stage in the Esplanade Arts & Heritage Centre for Volume 23 of Pecha Kucha Night! Enjoy talks from passionate people about interesting things from our community in a 20x20 format - 20 slides x 20 seconds per slide. Suggested donation of $5. Cash bar with snacks available.