2016 Regional Network Meeting

SALAS hosted another successful Regional Network Meeting on September 16, 2016. The day started with an Open House held at our new SALAS location: 530, 8th Street South (third floor) between 9 and 10 am. Coffee, juice, muffins and yogurt was available as a starter to the day. The formal part of the day began […]

2015 Regional Network Meeting

SAVE THE DATE!!  Friday, September 18, 2015 has been selected for our next Regional Networking Meeting.  We will be meeting in the Public Library in downtown Lethbridge at 9 in the morning.  A couple of sessions have been confirmed including a display of writing samples by the JBS clients of David Chan from Brooks.  More […]

2014 Regional Network Meeting

SALAS hosted another successful Regional Network Meeting at the Board Office of School District #51 in Lethbridge on September 19.  Several speakers made presentations and these were followed by a curriculum workshop in the afternoon.  Of particular interest to Southern Albertans was the presentation given by Ms. Ling Ling Fan describing her ethnographic study of […]

Harvest Festival

SALAS is sponsoring a Community Harvest Festival on October 5, from 5-9 p.m. at the Galt Museum. Our sponsorship enables the museum to offer this event without admission fees. SALAS views this sponsorship as a way to show new Canadians a tradition of the Canadian West.

2013 Regional Networking Meeting, September 20

SALAS is again hosting a Regional Networking Meeting on September 20 at 433 15 Street South in Lethbridge (the administrative building for Lethbridge School District #51)    The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. and run until 1 p.m. Confirmed sessions are as follows:  Volunteering for Immigrants presented by Diana Sim from Volunteer Lethbridge, Panel Presentation […]

Regional Networking Meeting, September 28, 2012

SALAS hosted its fifth annual Networking Meeting on Friday,, September 28 at the Lethbridge Public Library, Main Branch.  We had a great turnout with 59 people attending.  Participants came from Brooks, Medicine Hat, and Calgary.  We were pleased to have many Literacy Coordinators also in attendance.  We continued to have a great mix of Private […]


SALAS hosted the Fourth Annual Regional Networking Meeting September 5, 2011 at Paradise Canyon Golf Resort in Lethbridge.  As usual, participants were varied with some representing the federal government, the Alberta government, other assessment centres, language service providers, immigration lawyers, and settlement services as well as private businesses.  We also had representation from Calgary and […]