APLA early-bird deadline – April 15

You still have a chance for Early Bird rates to register for APLA 2016: Libraries Supporting Bodies and Minds, May 29-June 1 in beautiful Halifax, NS

 

https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__apla2016registration.ca_registrationform.php&d=BQIFAw&c=eLbWYnpnzycBCgmb7vCI4uqNEB9RSjOdn_5nBEmmeq0&r=AXtpFLtuqK0MbU9VOwJXzQ&m=MR77R1-bpFi9CSOep8G5RQSnIkIF7vRgvLhx__fLzQo&s=6bCFFvelJ2gMfUM3AzjztNoC8sv96ByolhI–vNGx00&e= . Early bird rates are available until April 15.

 

Program Highlights:

 

*         Pre-Conference Workshops –  Health Literacy 360 (Lara Killian, NS Health Authority; Maureen Collier, Halifax Central Library; Catherine Kelly, NS Provincial Library) and Leading Libraries Utilizing a Coach Approach with certified Executive Coach and Librarian, Susan Cleyle

 

*         Keynotes –  acclaimed journalist and best-selling children’s author, Starr Dobson, and Janet Knox, a leader in the delivery of health services in Nova Scotia.

 

Social Event Highlights:

 

*         Sunday Welcome Reception at the new Halifax Central Library

 

*         Monday night Pub Grub & Tour, Ghost Walk & more!

 

*         Tuesday night Merit Award & Closing Reception with hot canapes, chef’s stations & entertainment by Ian Stewart’s Comedy Hypnotism Show

 

*         Conference Step-Challenge – Record your steps with any step-counting device you have and the person with the most steps will win our grand prize – to be announced soon!

 

 

Venue: APLA has reserved rooms and encourages all attendees to stay at the conference hotel, the Westin Nova Scotian. Book early to enjoy the convenience of staying on-site. Conference rates will only be available until April 28: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.starwoodmeeting.com_events_start.action-3Fid-3D1509245943-26key-3D392F97C0&d=BQIFAw&c=eLbWYnpnzycBCgmb7vCI4uqNEB9RSjOdn_5nBEmmeq0&r=AXtpFLtuqK0MbU9VOwJXzQ&m=MR77R1-bpFi9CSOep8G5RQSnIkIF7vRgvLhx__fLzQo&s=YvS-ZZRm13ipwQ4p8hskG6elWzsT_S4IMJrv41y65Xo&e=

 

 

Visit the conference website for more details: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__apla2016.wordpress.com_&d=BQIFAw&c=eLbWYnpnzycBCgmb7vCI4uqNEB9RSjOdn_5nBEmmeq0&r=AXtpFLtuqK0MbU9VOwJXzQ&m=MR77R1-bpFi9CSOep8G5RQSnIkIF7vRgvLhx__fLzQo&s=tquxm_EEQCnd56Nsww5VSPaLv8KWRs25aroq92LA0E0&e=

 

Can’t wait to see you there!

 

 

 

A big thanks to our Quartz Sponsors:

Nova Scotia Provincial Library, Memorial University Libraries & Dalhousie University Libraries [cid:eb2a1c22-883c-4cfa-b5d5-6d72998f11a1]

 

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