About Medicine Hat Public Library

Medicine Hat Public Library serves Medicine Hat & area with over 13,000 patrons. Your $5/year adult membership (free for children) gives you access to a wide selection of physical and online resources like books, audiobooks, music, movies, TV, video games, magazines, and newspapers. Dozens of free programs happen at the Library each week - visit the events calendar on mhpl.shortgrass.ca to see what's on.

 

View our program booklets here: 

https://mhpl.shortgrass.ca/learn-and-explore-menu/program-booklets

 

NOTE: Upcoming Library closures

The Library will be closed on Monday, May 20.

LEGO at the Library

Sundays | 2 - 4 PM | FREE at MHPL

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (PG)

Thursday, April 25 | 2 PM | FREE at MHPL

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (PG)

Friday, April 26 | 2 PM | FREE at MHPL

Tabletop One-Shots: Tweens

Friday, April 26 | 2 PM | FREE at MHPL

Saturday Matinee: Aquaman (PG)

Saturday, April 27 | 2 PM | FREE at MHPL

Pecha Kucha Vol. 21

Saturday, April 27 | 8:20 PM | Medalta Reception Gallery

Spanish Movie: Relatos Salvajes

Sunday, April 28 | 2 PM | FREE at MHPL

Musical Mondays: The Producers (2006)

Monday, April 29 | 6:30 PM | FREE at MHPL

Classic Film: Murder By Death (1976)

Thursday, May 2 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

On the Basis of Sex (PG)

Thursday, May 2 | 6:30 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Creative Fund Development Strategies

Thursday, May 2 | 6:00 PM | Tickets on Eventbrite

Learn to Knit

Thursday, May 2 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Teen Music Mix Night (ages 13 - 18)

Friday, May 3 | 7 PM - 9:30 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (PG)

Saturday, May 4 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Star Wars Day at the Library

Saturday, May 4 | 10 AM - 2 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Evening Family Storytime

Tuesdays, May 7, 14, 21 & 28 | 6:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Author Reading: Holly Quan

Tuesday, May 7 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

National Hospice Week: Dessert & Movie

Wednesday, May 8 | 6:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Travelogue: Germany

Thursday, May 9 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Author Reading: John Cherwonogrodsky

Thursday, May 9 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Mary Poppins Returns (G)

Saturday, May 11 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Sensory Screening: Mary Poppins Returns (G)

Sunday, May 12 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Zentangle Art

Monday, May 13 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Travelogue: India

Tuesday, May 14 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Urban Sketching

Tuesdays, May 14, 21 & 28 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Classic Film: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)

Thursday, May 16 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

The Mule (14A)

Thursday, May 16 | 6:30 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Learn to Knit

Thursday, May 16 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (PG)

Saturday, May 18 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Spanish Movie: Mar Adentro (PG-13)

Sunday, May 19 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Author Reading: Greg McKitrick

Thursday, May 23 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Travelogue: Mexico

Thursday, May 23 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Teen Anime Night (ages 13 - 18)

Friday, May 24 | 7 PM - 9:30 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Bumblebee (PG)

Saturday, May 25 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

French Film: Quai D'Orsay (NR)

Sunday, May 26 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Sexual Violence Awareness Month Film

Monday, May 27 | 6:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Introduction to Genealogy

Monday, May 27 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

The Favourite (14A)

Thursday, May 30 | 6:30 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Friends of the Library Book Sale

Friday, May 31 @ 10 AM - 8 PM | Saturday, June 1 @ 10 AM - 4 PM

The LEGO Movie (G)

Saturday, June 1 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Sensory Screening: The LEGO Movie 2 (G)

Sunday, June 2 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Older Adults Activity Fair

Tuesday, June 4 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Classic Film: Paris Blues (1961)

Thursday, June 6 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Teen Videogaming Night (ages 13 - 18)

Friday, June 7 | 7 PM - 9:30 PM | FREE @ MHPL

The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part (G)

Saturday, June 8 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Pecha Kucha Vol. 22

Saturday, June 8 | 8:20 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Mary Queen of Scots (14A)

Thursday, June 13 | 6:30 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Zentangle Art

Monday, June 17 | 7:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (PG)

Saturday, June 15 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Spanish Movie: La Dignidad de los Nadies (14A)

Sunday, June 16 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Classic Film: On Golden Pond (1981)

Thursday, June 20 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Indigenous People's Day Film: American Native

Thursday, June 20 | 6:30 PM | FREE @ MHPL

The Kid Who Should Be King (PG)

Saturday, June 22 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

JazzFest Performance: Tucked In Jazz Collective

Saturday, June 23 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

JazzFest Film: Chasing Trane

Monday, June 24 | 6:30 PM | FREE @ MHPL

JazzFest Film: Chasing Trane

Wednesday, June 26 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Apollo 11 (G)

Thursday, June 27 | 6:30 PM | FREE @ MHPL

Nancy Drew and the Hidden Suitcase (PG)

Saturday, June 29 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL

French Film: Gemma Bovery (14A)

Sunday, June 30 | 2:00 PM | FREE @ MHPL