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Lacombe Memorial Centre

5214 50 Avenue

Lacombe, AB T4L 0B6

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Register to attend Parkland Regional Library's Fall Conference on September 24, 2018. Registration is open to library staff, board members, municipal councillors, volunteers and Friends of member libraries throughout the Parkland Region.

Conference Schedule includes:

Registration and Refreshments in the Centennial Hall (8:30-9:00)

Welcoming Ceremony (9:00-9:30): Ronald Sheppard with Roy and Judy Louis

Opening Keynote (9:30-10:45): Patti LaBoucane-Benson

Morning Sessions (11:15-12:15)

  • 1, 2, 3 Read (and Play!) With Me, with Rachelle McComb and Anna Wolkowski
  • Working with Indigenous Communities, with Colette Poitras and Diana Davidson
  • Everything you wanted to know about your Library Manager, but were afraid to ask, with Tanya Pollard
  • Meet the authors: Write in our own backyard, with Kimmy Beach, Joan Galat, Georgia Graham and Fran Kimmel and more

Lunch

Afternoon Sessions (1:30-2:45)

  • Take Time for Story Time, with Rachel Verhaeghe and Maia Foster
  • Crisis Development and Introduction to Tactical Communication, with Kathie Brooks
  • ReFreshing your Library Board Part 1, with Ken Allan
  • Mindfulness Meditation for Professionals, with Tracey Delfs

Afternoon Sessions (3:00-4:00)

  • Having a bash! Planning large-sized events in a small-sized space, with Andrea Johnston
  • Yes! Just Say Yes!, with Caroline Vandriel, Jean Keetch, Deb Cryderman and Allison Stewart
  • ReFreshing your Library Board Part 2, with Ken Allan
  • Let it Grow: Kindness at your Library, with Corrie Brown

For information about each presentation, see the session descriptions in the workshop program.


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