Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Foothills Library Association AGM June 18th, 2008

Strictly a chips and beer thing
(well maybe some wine too)

Join us at Wild Rose Brewery for the Foothills Library Association’s Annual General Meeting

Wednesday June 18th 7-9pm
$15 for members before June 9th
$20 at the door or for non-members
Want a closer look? Attendees will be able to tour the brewery

Pay and RSVP via PayPal!
online at: http://www.fla.org/events.php

OR:

RSVP with payment to:
Foothills Library Association
P.O. Box 2985, Station M
Calgary, AB T2P 3C3

WILD ROSE Brewery
Bldg AF23, #2 4580 Quesnay Wood Dr. SW (next to the farmer’s market)
Directions at http://www.wildrosebrewery.com/about-wildrose/calgary-brewery.html

The Customer is Always Right: Building and Teaching Client Relationship Skills

The Customer is Always Right: Building and Teaching Client Relationship Skills

“Customer relationships are an "evergreen" concern. As technology evolves and our overall style of interaction with clients changes over time, and as our positioning in our markets and stakeholder groups requires ever more attention, we need diligence in forging and maintaining productive customer relations.”

Where and When:
Thursday June 5th 2008
Delta Bow Valley, Downtown Calgary
209-4th Avenue SE
In the Conservatory on the 2nd Floor
7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Doors open 7:00 (breakfast served at 7:30)

Tickets: $30 for CASLIS members $35 for non-members
RSVP to: leeanne.morrow@ucalgary.ca by Friday May 30th
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Leeanne Morrow
Librarian for ISEEE and Engineering
Libraries and Cultural Resources
University of Calgary
Gallagher Library, ES 180
Phone: 403.220.8953
Email: leeanne.morrow@ucalgary.ca

Friday, May 2, 2008

Northern Lights Library System Annual Conference: Hooked for Life.

Northern Lights Library System Annual Conference: Hooked for Life.

The conference will be held at the Northern Lights Library System headquarters in Elk Point, Alberta from September 18 – 20, 2008.

This year we are showcasing many great sessions relating to such topics as space planning, volunteer motivation, literacy for life, budgeting for the future, web design, and much more! NLLS also welcomes Margaret Mackey from the School of Library and Information Studies at the University of Alberta. Margaret will be speaking about literacy, play and new media.

Check out the NLLS website at www.nlls.ab.ca for more information and to use our online registration option.

Join us and become Hooked for Life!

LISAA Anual General Meeting

LISAA Annual General Meeting!

WHEN: Thursday, May 15, 2008

WHERE: University of Alberta Faculty Club Patio (or Lounge, if it's raining)

TIME: 5 pm

Join your fellow alumni to vote for the Lifetime Membership option, elect the new members of the Executive Committee, hear a summary of the activities and plans (including all the exciting news surrounding SLIS's 40th anniversary year), and have a nice visit with your colleagues!

For more information, contact the Angie Mandeville at afm1@augustana.ca

Reception to honour and celebrate Anna Altmann’s career as Professor

Please join us at Alumni House, University of Alberta on Friday, June 13, 2008 between 5pm and 7pm for a reception to honour and celebrate Anna Altmann’s career as Professor (1982-2008) and Director (2003-2008) of the School of Library and Information Studies.

Cards, letters, notes, pictures and anecdotes should be sent to the School before June 6, 2008. Your contributions will be compiled and presented to Anna as a memory book.

We look forward to seeing all of Anna’s friends and colleagues together in one place as we say a very big ‘thank you and enjoy your retirement, Anna!’

Hors d’oeuvres will be served. Cash bar.

Please rsvp to slis@ualberta.ca by June 6, 2008.