Sunday, September 20, 2015

Main Library: 5th Ave. S. and 8th St. S.

11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us Sunday September 20, 2015 for Word On The Street, hosted by the Lethbridge Public Library.

What's On The Street?


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Author line-up: Come out this year to meet Kelley Armstrong, Maureen Jennings, Her Excellency Sharon Johnston, Mary-Ann Kirkby, Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, Kim Thúy, and many more!


Music, workshops, and food vendors can all be found on the What's On page.


Upcoming deadlines:


Exhibitor space in the Marketplace is still available and filling up quickly! The deadline to book a table is August 31st. Please contact us at word@lethlib.ca to get your spot today!

Library Square Marketplace

There's something for everyone in the marketplace! Join us as an exhibitor at one of Lethbridge's largest outdoor festivals. Whether your goal is to create awareness of your business, solicit donations, or sell merchandise, food or beverages, Word On The Street offers a fun and friendly environment for you to meet a diverse audience looking for a new experience. Details are in the 2015 Exhibitor Package. Please note, the deadline for exhibitors is August 31st.

Family Fun

Beloved children's authors, facepainting, crafts and more! Children's authors Dan Bar-El, Hazel Hutchins and Stacey Matson will be joining us this year, along with illustrator Sandy Nichols. Clifford the Big Red Dog and Pete the Cat are coming to visit, and there will be storytime with the library staff, too! Come join us for something for all ages and stages of families.




The Word On The Street festival is committed to improving the reading skills and functional literacy of all Canadians.   If you are interested in literacy programs for yourself or someone you know or wish to help others improve their literacy skills please visit Lethbridge Public Library's Read On Program to see what's available.