Celebrity Guest Videos

Get excited! Every Tuesday (and some Fridays), we'll be featuring exclusive new stories and songs performed by some of your favourite Alberta authors, musicians, athletes, and more. These videos can be shared widely to your library's social media accounts - please don't forget to use the #absrc2020 hashtag!


August 18, 2020

Join Joel A. Sutherland, author of the best selling Haunted Canada series, as he shares his top 6 scariest Alberta ghost stories! #ABSRC2020


August 14, 2020

Dance with Ernestine Hatpin and the Prairie Dogs as they sing their song "Feel Like Dancing!" #ABSRC2020


August 11, 2020

Join Author and Illustrator Mike Boldt as he gives you a tour of his studio and goes through his illustrating process. #ABSRC2020


August 7, 2020

Join Arthur Slade as he teaches you how to get your stories started! #ABSRC2020


August 4, 2020

Join magician Christopher Cool as he performs exciting tricks and teaches you an amazing magic trick! #ABSRC2020


July 31, 2020

Join Hon. Lois Mitchell, Lieutenant Governor of Alberta, and authors Charlene Bearhead and Wilson Bearhead as they read “The Gifts of His People”. #ABSRC2020


July 28, 2020

Join author and hockey fan Lorna Schultz Nicholson as she reads from her books “P.K.Subban” and “Puckster Goes to the Olympics”. #ABSRC2020


July 24, 2020

Join Sean Monahan from the Calgary Flames as he gives you some tips to stay sharp for when you return to ice! #ABSRC2020


July 21, 2020

Join Mary Lambert as she sings, dances, and reads her book "Tabitha Marion Evelyn (Tabby Toodles)," which is illustrated by Zavoc Dayne. #ABSRC2020


July 17, 2020

Join Kaycee Madu, Minister of Municipal Affairs, as he reads parts of" Good Night Soccer" by Michael Dahl and "The Day Dad Joined My Soccer Team" by Maureen Fergus. #ABSRC2020


July 14, 2020

Join Marty Chan as he shows you how to come up with story ideas. #ABSRC2020


July 10, 2020

Join K.D. Lang as she reads a section from her favourite book! #ABSRC2020


July 7, 2020

Join Ruth Ohi as she reads from her book "Fox and Squirrel Help Out" and demonstrates how to draw Squirrel! #ABSRC2020


June 30, 2020

Join Ante Milanovic-Litre from the Calgary Stampeders as he reads "Pete the Cat and the Cool Cat Boogie" by Kimberly and James Dean. #ABSRC2020


June 23, 2020

Join author Richard Van Camp as he teaches you how to design a character! He’ll give you tips on the importance of choosing the right name, appearance, personality (and more!) so that you can write a successful story with great characters! #ABSRC2020