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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 ...the potential for transforming public libraries, especially in rural areas, is enormous. This is a [network] that brings people together, strengthens our communities and creates another service niche for public libraries in Alberta.

— Michelle Toombs, Director Marigold Library System

Fire Management in Waterton Lakes National Park; Recent Prescribed and Wildfire Experiences - 2016 Winter Speaker Series: Footprints on the Landscape

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

 Fire Management in Waterton Lakes National Park; Recent Prescribed and Wildfire Experiences

Scott Murphy from the Pincher Creek Library

Parks Canada’s prescribed fire program contributes to the environmental health of Waterton Lakes National Park by bringing fire to the landscape in planned circumstances - And then there are the unplanned fires!