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The RISE Network works with public libraries to provide Albertans with opportunities to communicate with health care professionals, participate in distance education, attend meetings, learn new skills and more – all by videoconference from their local library. 

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 ...the potential for transforming public libraries, especially in rural areas, is enormous. This is a [network] that brings people together, strengthens our communities and creates another service niche for public libraries in Alberta.

— Michelle Toombs, Director Marigold Library System

Music

Taber Public Library’s Annual Christmas Concert – Global Drums

Submitted by robert.chinook on Tue, 2018/10/30 - 3:26pm
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join Taber Public Library for their annual Christmas Concert! This year we are proud to host Global Drums, under the leadership of Adam Mason of the University of Lethbridge. This is a percussion band that has performed internationally, with emphasis on steel drums. TPL is excited to host Global Drums before they head off to England to perform shortly before Christmas.

Hosted by Taber Public Library

Campfire Fun! S'more Songs & Stories at the Library

Submitted by chaworth.marigold on Mon, 2018/04/02 - 10:42am
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Ages 5 to 10
 
Campfires have the power to bring people together. Grab your family and friends to listen to stories and sing some popular campfire songs! (this is an encore presentation of the July 17 session)

*hosts request each participating location have a staff member or volunteer to monitor children (control the VC remote during sing-a-longs)

Broadcast from Okotoks Public Library
*this session will not be recorded

Campfire Fun! S'more Songs & Stories at the Library

Submitted by chaworth.marigold on Mon, 2018/04/02 - 10:37am
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Ages 5 to 10
 
Campfires have the power to bring people together. Grab your family and friends to listen to stories and sing some popular campfire songs!

*hosts request each participating location have a staff member or volunteer to monitor children (control the VC remote during sing-a-longs)

Broadcast from Okotoks Public Library
*this session will not be recorded

Taber Public Library Christmas Concert

Submitted by robert.chinook on Thu, 2017/11/02 - 12:14pm
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

The Taber Public Library is proud to present Coyote Junction for our annual Christmas Concert. Together, Alyssa McQuaid and Coyote Junction create an ensemble of talented musicians supplemented with excellent harmonies. In this 5 piece band, their passion, talent and drive collide to form something truly memorable and special. Join these teachers/musicians with us here in Taber for a “country” take on Christmas.

Hosted by Taber Public Library

CANCELLED - Indigenous Musical Instruments

Submitted by chaworth.marigold on Wed, 2017/08/23 - 7:55am
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

This program has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Taber Public Library Christmas Concert

Submitted by robert.chinook on Fri, 2016/11/04 - 8:40am
Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join the Taber Public Library for their annual Christmas Concert! This year the concert will feature Simply Harp, including Karin Barg, Mark Rodgers, and Peggy Mezei of the Lethbridge Symphony. The theme for the evening will be Winter Gardening, with beloved classics, carols, and more!

The target audience for this event is families and adults.

MORNING Sing-a-long!

Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2016/03/28 - 2:49pm
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 10:00am - 11:00am

A Song with Every Story - sing-a-long!

Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2016/03/07 - 11:23am
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join best-selling authors Rick and Erica Bergh in a sing-a-long as they joyfully engage you in their children's books! Come and discover the story, the music, and the people behind them. A few stories that will be explored are...

The Sounds of Christmas

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2015/09/16 - 8:50am
Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Musaeus will once again play Christmas music and their own selections for a music-filled night at the Taber Public Library.  Join us, to hear this popular group in a unique setting. 

Presenter: Musaeus
Host: Taber Public Library

Moms 'n Tots Christmas Party with Mrs. Claus

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2014/12/10 - 2:54pm
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Mrs. Claus will visit from the North Pole to Read to the children, sing songs and answer questions the kids might have!

Hosted and provided by Glenwood Municipal Library.