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

Wellness Information Series: Understanding and Reducing Anxiety

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2012/12/19 - 2:48pm
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Learn to slay your anxiety dragons and manage your emotions.
Anxiety is an unpleasant state of mental and emotional uneasiness. Persistent anxiety can interfere with many aspects of life including work, school, our social life and our relationships. This workshop provides individuals with an understanding of anxiety and how to overcome anxiety through effective anxiety reduction strategies and tools.

Database Coffee Break Session

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2012/12/19 - 2:39pm
Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 11:00am - 11:30am

Database Coffee Break Session

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2012/12/19 - 2:38pm
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 2:30pm - 3:00pm

Sing into Spring

Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2012/12/12 - 4:04pm
Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join children's entertainer Mary Lambert on a musical journey to a tropical destination and escape the winter blues. Enjoy singing about all of the wonderful things that spring to life in spring right here at home as well!  Song, dance, colourful costumes and props and LOTS of audience participation.  This program is 50 minutes long.