Lethbridge’s Word on the Street Festival returns to celebrate literacy and books – Lethbridge

The Word on the Street Festival celebrated reading for all on Saturday, as people, dogs and Lethbridge Boots the goat welcomed the annual in-person event. Shoe owners Susan Iman and Jeff MacDonald said it was great to see people stepping back from society harnessing the power of books. “I think it’s important, and what I … Read more

Local Libraries Get New Permission

Before the pandemic, the survival of independent bookstores – and books in general – was at risk. When COVID hit, shipping delays and closures seemed to foretell the end of libraries. However, like a well-designed plot twist, the pandemic has led to a resurgence of love in the bookstore instead. Book sales have jumped, and … Read more