Connecting Libraries, Connecting People

The RISE Network works with public libraries to provide Albertans with opportunities to communicate with health care professionals, participate in distance education, attend meetings, learn new skills and more – all by videoconference from their local library. 

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RISE Is a great example of community development and efforts to build a resilient, trusted and accessible network of learning opportunity for rural Alberta. Bow Valley College would be pleased to continue utilizing the RISE Network to support and align with needs of rural learners, increase access to post-secondary opportunities and strengthen cross-generational learning through technology

— Teri McKinnon Bow Valley College

Author Talk: Tyler Trafford, author of "Almost a Great Escape"

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

GOT A FAMILY STORY?
 
Meet Tyler Trafford author of "Almost a Great Escape: A Found Story."  Learn how Tyler turned his mother’s story into a creative non-fiction Best Seller. Get enthused about structuring and writing your own family story.
 
Top 10 Alberta Readers’ Choice
 
 “A family history full of loss, secrets and the famous wartime Great Escape.”
Eric Volmer, Calgary Herald
 
An engrossing voyage of discovery and revelation!
Brian Brennan,award-winning journalist

Presenter:  Tyler Trafford
Host:  Pincher Creek Municipal Library

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