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Airdrie Public Library Book Page – June

Airdrie Public Library Book Page – June

Every month, staff from the Airdrie Public Library (APL) send the Airdrie City View a selection of titles the library has among its collections, along with brief synopses of each read. Here is the 'Book Page' for June, offering a handful of summer reading options for adults this year.
Ambition Performing Arts creates memorial award in honour of student

Ambition Performing Arts creates memorial award in honour of student

A performing arts studio in Airdrie has created a memorial award in honour of student Quinn Kerber, who passed away as a result of a tragic accident at her day home last year.
Airdrie Public Library launches 'Book Bike'

Airdrie Public Library launches 'Book Bike'

A new Airdrie Public Library (APL) initiative will take the facility's books on wheels this summer.
A View to the Past: Airdrie's sometimes forgotten relic – its water tower

A View to the Past: Airdrie's sometimes forgotten relic – its water tower

Whether you are a longtime resident of Airdrie or you’ve only been here for a short time, you have probably noticed the metal sphere that once dominated the northeast end of the city.
RVS’ Building Futures closes the door on another successful school year

RVS’ Building Futures closes the door on another successful school year

The end of the school year means another instalment of Rocky Views Schools’ (RVS) Building Futures program has come to a close, and students, staff and supervising tradespeople celebrated the wrap-up with an outdoor pizza party on June 25.
Air quality warning in effect for Airdrie and western regions of Rocky View County

Air quality warning in effect for Airdrie and western regions of Rocky View County

Environment Canada is advising residents of Airdrie and Rocky View County's western and northwestern communities to be "air aware" as hot and sunny conditions persist for the remainder of the week.
Column: A growing passion for gardening during the pandemic

Column: A growing passion for gardening during the pandemic

There are many reasons people might want to start an at-home garden this summer, whether it be a desire to become more self-reliant, to save a few dollars on grocery bills, improve one’s health or the environment, or simply for the sense of accomplishment that comes with growing something from the ground up.
Library Link: A summer of programming

Library Link: A summer of programming

This is one of those columns where we at Airdrie Public Library (APL) get to brag about our summer programs, which launch on July 5. The TD Summer Reading Club returns for more literacy-based play and learning.
Nose Creek Park to host inaugural food and music festival this July

Nose Creek Park to host inaugural food and music festival this July

An Airdrie resident is spearheading the city’s first food and music festival in Nose Creek Regional Park next month in the hopes of reinvigorating local businesses and providing support to struggling entertainers who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Airdrie legion excited to host Canada Day barbecue

Airdrie legion excited to host Canada Day barbecue

Airdrie’s legion will be bumping on Canada Day, when the facility hosts an open house barbecue on July 1, complete with live entertainment.