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

*CANCELLED* DIY Ergonomics

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 5:00pm - 6:30pm

Irma Janzen is an occupational therapist who specializes in ergonomics and is the author of DIY Ergonomics: Live Pain-Free and Save Money.  Irma believes that pain and discomfort due to working at the computer, laptop, tablet and phone can be prevented with just a little bit of know-how.
Join Irma to learn about:

  • What bad posture is, and how to correct yours
  • How to adjust any chair to suit your body
  • Equipment and behavioural recommendations for any budget
  • Transferring ergonomic principles to tasks other than computer work

Presented from the Drumheller Public Library

*session open to patrons, recommended for adults