FLA Homepage‎ > ‎

FLA Events



Calgary Libraries in Action 2017 - Library Crawl

Join us on the evening of July 27 for a tour of some of Calgary's stunning new cultural centres!

This year's Calgary Libraries in Action event will feature a library crawl, including tours of three new Calgary libraries and archives. The crawl will start off with a tour of the National Music Centre Archives at Studio Bell, followed by a walking tour of the Calgary Public Library's new Central Library building, currently under construction. From there, attendees will hop on a bus and travel to Mount Royal University for a tour of the newly opened Riddell Library and Learning Centre. 

The bus will return attendees downtown for drinks and snacks at Vagabond (1129 Olympic Way SE). 

Spaces are limited so register right now - http://fla.wildapricot.org/event-2615122

Registration fees, $10 for members and $15 for non-members, include return transportation to the Riddell Library and Learning Centre and one drink plus snacks at Vagabond.

The schedule for the evening is as follows:

4:30 - meet at National Music Centre, tour from 4:30-5:00

5:00 - walk to Central Library for walking tour, tour from 5:15-5:45

5:45 -  travel to Mount Royal University via bus

6:00 - 6:30 - tour of Riddell Library and Learning Centre

6:30  - bus back to Vagabond for drinks and snacks

If you have any questions, please contact Jessie Loyer (flavp@fla.org)

 






Regular FLA Events

The Foothills Library Association hosts several events through the year:

  • Bubbly Brunch: the first social of the academic year, a great chance to catch up with friends.
  • Netpub: take a break from Netspeed and relax with colleagues from across the province.
  • Calgary Libraries in Action: presentations and discussions on prominent issues in libraries.
  • 5 Minute AGM: a snappy general meeting and fun social event.
Do you need to purchase an FLA membership? New memberships $30.00