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Wednesday, June 5
 

7:00pm NDT

Opening Reception
We are so excited to welcome you to St. John’s, and say Thank You for Exhibiting at APLA 2019! You are cordially invited to join us at our Past Presidents' Opening Reception at the newly renovated Emera Innovation Exchange at Signal Hill Campus, located on the wind-swept slopes of Signal Hill overlooking the St. John’s Harbour and the Atlantic Ocean.

This year's reception will offer plenty of opportunities to socialize, take in the breathtaking views, and experience the awe-inspiring music of Eastern Owl, an Indigenous led All Nations Women's Drum group based in St John's, NL.

Wednesday June 5, 2019 7:00pm - 11:00pm NDT
. Conference Hall B 2007
 
Thursday, June 6
 

10:30am NDT

12:00pm NDT

Lunch
Thursday June 6, 2019 12:00pm - 1:30pm NDT
. Conference Hall B 2007

3:30pm NDT

Refreshment Break
Thursday June 6, 2019 3:30pm - 4:00pm NDT
. Conference Hall B 2007

7:00pm NDT

Atlantic Book Awards Gala 2019
Join some of the East Coast's brightest literary stars for a gala evening in beautiful St. John's! Share the excitement as we announce the winners of the thirteen 2019 Atlantic Book Awards, including the prestigious Thomas Raddall Fiction Prize and the Pioneer Award, honouring lifetime achievement. The evening will also feature a fabulous silent auction and raffle, a chance to buy copies of all nominated books and an afterparty! Be sure to make this one of your conference highlights!

Thursday June 6, 2019 7:00pm - 11:30pm NDT
Sheraton Hotel
 
Friday, June 7
 

8:00am NDT

10:00am NDT

Refreshment Break
Friday June 7, 2019 10:00am - 10:30am NDT
. Conference Hall B 2007

12:30pm NDT

Lunch
Friday June 7, 2019 12:30pm - 2:00pm NDT
. Conference Hall B 2007

3:00pm NDT

Refreshment Break
Friday June 7, 2019 3:00pm - 3:30pm NDT
. Conference Hall B 2007

5:30pm NDT

Awards Dinner
For our annual Friday night banquet, we’ll head to Pippy Park, one of Canada‘s largest urban parks. With a panoramic view of the natural surroundings and spacious decks, the Admiral’s Green Clubhouse is an ideal spot for our awards and banquet. Come celebrate the Merit Award winner, and congratulate them on their outstanding contribution to library services in the Atlantic Provinces. 
 After a variety of appetizers, participants can enjoy live music provided by Ted Dancin’ , a pop rock cover band that will keep you dancing and singing along all night!
 Free transportation to and from the conference venue will be provided

Friday June 7, 2019 5:30pm - 11:00pm NDT
Admiral's Green
 
Saturday, June 8
 

10:00am NDT

Refreshment Break
Saturday June 8, 2019 10:00am - 10:30am NDT
. Conference Hall B 2007

12:00pm NDT

Lunch
Saturday June 8, 2019 12:00pm - 12:45pm NDT
. Conference Hall B 2007