With apologies for cross-postings. Halifax Library Association Annual General Meeting HLA invites current and potential members to join us for the Annual General Meeting on Thursday, May 21, 2009 at 6:00 p.m. The event will take place in the Archives, third floor, Patrick Power Library, Saint Mary's University. (Please note: The old library entrance is no longer accessible during construction of the Atrium; a new, temporary entrance is situated on the east side of the building, facing the quad. See map: http://www.smu.ca/administration/admiss/campustour/campustour.html ) Light refreshments will be served and new and renewing members will be eligible for prizes! Draft minutes from the 2008 AGM and Special Meeting on the constitution are available ( http://www.smu.ca/administration/archives/hla/agm.htm ). The Halifax Library Association exists to: •promote libraries and their services, and to encourage more extensive cooperation and interdependence among libraries in the geographic area of Halifax Regional Municipality. •cooperate with other associations on matters of mutual concern. •serve the professional interests of library workers in the area. The Halifax Library Association represents and welcomes all library workers. Membership fees: • Students - $5.00 • Personal members- $10.00 HLA offers several programs each year that include workshops and demonstrations, library tours and social events. Most of the programs are free to HLA members or have a small fee to cover associated costs. We look forward to welcoming you on May 21st!