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: 



NOTE: Upcoming Library closures

The Library will be closed on Friday, March 30 and Sunday, April 1 for Easter.

NEW Winter Storywalk®

Winter Storywalk® | Daily until Feb 28 | Police Point Park

Reading Week Film: LEGO Ninjago Movie (PG)

Friday, February 22 | 2 PM | FREE at MHPL

Film: Harriet the Spy (G)

Saturday, February 23 | 2 PM | FREE at MHPL

French Film: Les Femmes du 6e Étage (NR)

Sunday, February 24 | 2 PM | FREE at MHPL

Oscars Telecast

Sunday, February 24 | 6 - 9 PM | FREE at MHPL

Musical Mondays: Hairspray (PG)

Monday, February 25 | 6:30 PM | FREE at MHPL