Archives and You! Conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia, May 11 and 12,
Archives and You! is a conference presented by the Canadian Council of
Archives in collaboration with its many stakeholders, friends and
partners. This unique event is designed to increase awareness of the
wealth of resources available in Canada*s archives and to encourage
the use of archival materials for teaching, learning, promotional,
economic development and general interest purposes.
This is the first time the conference has come east, with the Lord
Nelson Hotel in Halifax as the site. Day One includes Ask-the-Experts
roundtable sessions, hands-on workshops and dynamic plenary sessions.
Keynote speakers will be Michael Crummey, Author of *River Thieves*;
Ruth Goldbloom, Chair, Pier 21 Foundation; and Terry Punch, Nova Scotia
Historian and Genealogist.
Day Two consists of pre-arranged guided site visits to an array of
To register or to learn more, visit the web site at
www.archivesconference.ca or call toll-free (866)