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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


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 jfisher.marigold 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 jfisher.marigold 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.

NOEL! NOEL! From Harp to Heart

Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2014/11/10 - 1:23pm
Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Taber Public Library is pleased to present “NOEL! NOEL!” From Harp to Heart featuring Simply Harp Thursday December 4th from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. Enjoy the sounds of the season with a quartet of musicians!

All ages welcome!

Pioneer Christmas with Charles Ingalls

Submitted by jbach.marigold on Thu, 2014/09/04 - 3:17pm
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Join Charles Ingalls live from The Sheffield Museum of Rural Life in Ontario, to learn about pioneer Christmas traditions!

Charles will discuss Christmas in pioneer times in comparison to modern times, and he will tell an exciting story from his own life. He will also use his fiddle to lead the students in singing some Christmas songs and will teach them some pioneer dancing with live music.

Patrons will: 

  • meet a character from the past
  • hear an exciting story
  • participate in a traditional dance

It’s About Music

Submitted by Kerby on Fri, 2013/11/01 - 11:08am
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Taber Public Library is pleased to have IAM perform at this year’s Christmas Concert. IAM is made up of three ensembles, the IAM Chamber Choir, the IAM Wednesday Winds and the IAM Chinook Orchestra, all of whom are members of the Allied Arts Council in Lethbridge. Join us Thursday, December 5th from 7:00 to 8:30 pm for a wonderful evening of music.

Host:  Taber Public Library
Presenter:  IAM

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