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1996 Alberta Winter Games Society Fonds

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Date Range
1993-1996
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
ca. 50 cm of textual records. -- 2 videorecordings.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of minutes of the Board of the 1996 Alberta Winter Games Society, minutes of Board committees, policies and procedures, correspondence, event schedules, promotional material, and subject files pertaining to fundraising, promotion, donors, and organization of affiliated arts and l…
Date Range
1993-1996
Fonds
1996 Alberta Winter Games Society fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
1996 Alberta Winter Games Society
Physical Description
ca. 50 cm of textual records. -- 2 videorecordings.
History / Biographical
In November 1993, the City of Lethbridge submitted a bid to the Alberta Sport Council to host the 1996 Alberta Winter Games. A group of seven people, including two employees of the City of Lethbridge, formed the Bid Committee which organized the 1996 Alberta Winter Games Society. Dr. Gary Bowie became chairman of the Society for the duration of its existence from 1993 to 1996.
Scope and Content
The fonds consists of minutes of the Board of the 1996 Alberta Winter Games Society, minutes of Board committees, policies and procedures, correspondence, event schedules, promotional material, and subject files pertaining to fundraising, promotion, donors, and organization of affiliated arts and literary activities. Includes videotapes of the opening ceremonies and segments acknowledging major sponsor.
Notes
Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Finding Aid
File list available.
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Name Access
1996 Alberta Winter Games Society
Collection
Archive
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PROBUS Club of Lethbridge

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Date Range
2012-2-19
Description Level
Fonds
Accession No.
20191034
Physical Description
9 cm of textual records, 6 photographs
Scope and Content
2019.1034/001: Listing of PROBUS Club membership 2013/14-2019, and listing of Board Executive members 2011/12-2019. Photographs of Board Executive members, 6 photographs, 2013/14-2017/18. 2019.1034/002: Miscellaneous collection of PROBUS Constitution, Press Releases from 2016-2019, and Topics/Speak…
Date Range
2012-2-19
Description Level
Fonds
Creator
PROBUS Club of Lethbridge
Physical Description
9 cm of textual records, 6 photographs
History / Biographical
The Lethbridge PROBUS Club was established in 1997, with its formative meeting taking place in September and its first official meeting taking place October 23, 1997 at Ericksen’s Restaurant. The Rotary Clubs of Lethbridge helped to establish the club and sent the initial invitations to retired or semi-retired individuals in Lethbridge. A PROBUS (an abbreviation of PROfessional and BUSiness) club is meant for retired and semi-retired individuals who have had “some measure of responsibility in any field of endeavor”. Meetings are meant to be held monthly and regular outings are planned, with the goal of bringing retired people together to socialize. The Club has invited multiple speakers from around the area for educational opportunities. Speakers have included Belinda Crowson, from the Galt Museum & Archives in 2014 who spoke on local Lethbridge history, and retired Lethbridge City Police Chief, John Middleton-Hope, who spoke on his work as an international consultant in 2013. Members also enjoy local tours, such as the
Scope and Content
2019.1034/001: Listing of PROBUS Club membership 2013/14-2019, and listing of Board Executive members 2011/12-2019. Photographs of Board Executive members, 6 photographs, 2013/14-2017/18. 2019.1034/002: Miscellaneous collection of PROBUS Constitution, Press Releases from 2016-2019, and Topics/Speakers for 2015-March 2019. 2019.1034/003: Meeting Minutes for monthly meetings; including all Executive, General, and Annual Meetings, from September 2012-March 2019. 2019.1034/004: PROBUS Club of Lethbridge Newsletters, October 2013-March 2019.
Notes
Title based on the contents of the fonds.
Finding Aid
File list available.
Accession No.
20191034
Category
Sports, recreation and leisure
Name Access
1996 Alberta Winter Games Society
Collection
Archive
Less detail