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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Teen Showdown

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2014/06/05 - 3:19pm
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Teen Showdown!
Teens 12 and up!
Here is a chance for today’s teenagers to put their knowledge to the test!  In a Jeopardy-style set up, contests will answer questions on a wide range of topics from popular culture, history, science, sports and much more! Bring your friends for more brain power!
Please only register for 1 date to allow all libraries the chance to take part in the game!

Teen Showdown

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2014/06/05 - 3:17pm
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Teen Showdown!
Teens 12 and up!
Here is a chance for today’s teenagers to put their knowledge to the test!  In a Jeopardy-style set up, contests will answer questions on a wide range of topics from popular culture, history, science, sports and much more! Bring your friends for more brain power!
Please only register for 1 date to allow all libraries the chance to take part in the game!

Brain Busters

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2014/06/05 - 3:16pm
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Brain Buster’s for kids ages 12 and under!
Here’s your chance to be the next big trivia champions! Join us for an afternoon of fun and suspense in your library! Contestants will battle head to head in a Jeopardy-style game, answering questions relating to popular culture, sports, animals, and more. If you think you have what it takes, come on down for an action packed time!
Please only register for 1 date to allow all libraries the chance to take part in the game!

Brain Busters

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2014/06/05 - 3:12pm
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Brain Buster’s for kids ages 12 and under!
Here’s your chance to be the next big trivia champions! Join us for an afternoon of fun and suspense in your library! Contestants will battle head to head in a Jeopardy-style game, answering questions relating to popular culture, sports, animals, and more. If you think you have what it takes, come on down for an action packed time!
Please only register for 1 date to allow all libraries the chance to take part in the game!

Brain Busters

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2014/06/05 - 3:07pm
Wednesday, July 2, 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Brain Buster’s for kids ages 12 and under!
Here’s your chance to be the next big trivia champions! Join us for an afternoon of fun and suspense in your library! Contestants will battle head to head in a Jeopardy-style game, answering questions relating to popular culture, sports, animals, and more. If you think you have what it takes, come on down for an action packed time!
Please only register for 1 date to allow all libraries the chance to take part in the game!

Women Inspiring Change! With keynote speaker Lauryn Oates

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2014/02/13 - 12:38pm
Friday, March 7, 2014 - 11:15am - 1:00pm

Join Calgary Public Library on International Women's Day for a discussion on how women at any age can make an impact that lasts a lifetime. This year's event will focus on how women around the world are contributing to the achievement of The United Nations Millennium Development Goals. 

Moms 'n Tots: Christmas Party with Mrs. Claus

Submitted by Kerby on Mon, 2013/11/25 - 9:42am
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Mrs. Claus will visit from the North Pold to read to the children, sing songs and answer questions the children might have!

Host:  Glenwood Municipal Library
Presenter:  Mrs. Claus

Bear Snores On

Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2013/11/01 - 7:58am
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Did you love last year's presentation of "The Mitten"?  If you did, you're going to love seeing the Indianapolis Zoo present Karma Wilson's "Bear Snores On."  Young readers will delight in watching Bear’s BIG reaction to his surprise guests during his long winter’s nap.

Bear Snores On

Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2013/10/31 - 1:08pm
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

 Did you love last year's presentation of "The Mitten"?  If you did, you're going to love seeing the Indianapolis Zoo present Karma Wilson's "Bear Snores On."  Young readers will delight in watching Bear’s BIG reaction to his surprise guests during his long winter’s nap.

Bear Snores On

Submitted by Kerby on Tue, 2013/10/29 - 1:19pm
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Did you love last year's presentation of "The Mitten"?  If you did, you're going to love seeing the Indianapolis Zoo present Karma Wilson's "Bear Snores On."  Young readers will delight in watching Bear’s BIG reaction to his surprise guests during his long winter’s nap.