Social Events



 Tuesday May 16, 2016

  • Tuesday May 16, 2016 3:00-4:00pm
  • Address: Lower level, Rutherford Library, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2J4
  • Meet in the Chateau  Lacombe Hotel Lobby at  2:30 pm
  • The special collections library at University of Alberta is home to important collections that treat a wide range of local and international subjects, from the Aboriginal peoples of North and South America to Historic Entomology and from Book History to the Chinese Experience in Canada. This hands-on tour will give you the opportunity to examine some of the treasures from several different collections, including, of course, some interesting and entertaining examples of historical approaches to health care.Limited to 15 people
  • Bruce Peel Special Collections Virtual Tour
First Timers Reception - Bellamy Lounge, Chateau Lacombe
  • Tuesday May 16, 2016 4:30-5:30pm
  • First time CHLA attendees are invited by the CHLA Board to this opportunity to get together with Board members and exhibitors. Drinks and light snacks will be served.
Opening Reception - Art Gallery of Alberta
  • Tuesday May 16, 2016 6:00-9:00pm
  • Address: 2 Sir Winston Churchill Sq, Edmonton, AB T5J 2C1
  • Ticket included with full registration
  • Illuminate yourself at an evening at the Art Gallery of Alberta. Network while enjoying a Prairie inspired cocktail and nibbles. 
  • Parking Info:
    There is no parking at the Art Gallery of Alberta. The building is easily accessible by the LRT (you don't even need to go outside). For those who choose to drive, there are a number of parking spots nearby.

    Link to map with parking lots:
Photo: Alberta Art Gallery Courtesy of Edmonton Economic Development Digital Library.

 Wednesday May 17, 2016

  • Wednesday May 17, 2016 5:45pm
  • Meet in the Chateau  Lacombe Hotel Lobby at 5:45pm
  • Restaurants:
    • The Marc 9940 106 St - 100 Sterling Place Main courses $28-39
    • Sabor 10220 103 St Main courses $18-48
    • Bistro Praha10117 101 St Main courses $12-36
    • Sofra 10345 106th St Main courses $19-29
    • Khazana 10177 - 107 St Buffet $ 25.95/person Main courses $13-20
    • Blue Plate Diner10145 104 St Main courses $16-24
  • Wednesday May 17, 2016 6:00pm
  • Address: 8882 170 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5T 4J2
  • Bus fare to WEM is $3.25 each way. Expect travel to and from the mall to take 30-45 minutes.
  • Meet at the hotel lobby for this self guided tour to Edmonton's number 1 tourist destination. Participants will be taking the bus from Jasper Avenue to the Mall. Once there, you can shop until you drop at a vast selection of shops. There are also many restaurants and food court options at WEM. This is a self guided tour so the amount of time, what you decide to do, and how much money you decide to spend is completely up to you.
Europa Street at West Edmonton Mall
Photo: Europa Street at West Edmonton Mall Courtesy of Edmonton Economic Development Digital Library.

 Thursday May 18, 2016

  • Thursday May 18, 2016 6:00-9:00pm
  • Thursday May 18, 2016 9:00am
  • Dance the night (and the Banquet dinner) away. Get your toes a tappin' as our CHLA DJ spins the tunes. Let's prove to the world that health librarians do it with the beat.