May 2, 2017
DONATIONS TO THE BIG BOOK SALE start today at the Calgary Curling Club and continue to May 7th!

Book Collection Dates:

  • Tuesday, May 2nd – Sunday, May 7th – Calgary Curling Club (720 3 St NW). Drop-off located at rear door in the parking lot.
    • Tuesday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    • Friday – Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

We accept good quality, gently usedbooks and DVDs. We can not accept: dictionaries, encyclopedias, Readers Digest, Harlequin, Avon or Signet romances, magazines, or textbooks.

Money raised at the book sale supports Calgary Reads initiatives and programs.

CBC CALGARY Reads Big Book Sale May 12 -14


May 11, 2017
Spread the Words- Volunteer Appreciation

Calgary Reads wants to thank our team of dedicated volunteers for being part of the reading revival. Thank you for bringing your talents, your head, hands and heart, time and commitment to help enhance the reading and education outcomes of Alberta’s children! Spread the Words is our chance to give back. Enjoy our sneak peek pre-sale and an evening with fellow literacy leaders! By invitation, please contact us at or (403) 777- 8254 for more information.

May 12, 2017
CBC Calgary Reads Big Book Sale Starts Today – May 12th – May 14th


  • Friday May 12th – 9am-9pm
  • Saturday May 13th – 9am-9pm
  • Sunday May 14th – 9am -1pm

Location: Calgary Curling Club. 720 3rd St. NW, Calgary

One of Calgary’s most anticipated and attended events!  Hundreds of thousands of previously-loved books will be ready to be purchased and find new homes. This is a signature fundraising event for Calgary Reads.

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