Alberta College of Social Workers

SOCIAL WORK WEEK
March 1 - 7, 2020
UNITED BY DIVERSITY, STRENGTHENED BY INCLUSION
 
Social Work Week is time to celebrate and honour our profession.  

2020 Social Work Week Activities Across the Province!

Check back often for updates

Edmonton

  • Social Work Week Film Screening 

          Monday, March 2
          6:15pm - 8:45pm

          This film screening will feature six short NFB films

          Citadel Theatre - 9828, 101A Avenue, Edmonton 
          Free Event - open to the public

          Click here to view the event flyer and registration

  • Bridge Light Up Magenta

          Monday, March 2
          High Level Bridge (Edmonton)

          Take a moment to view the High Level Bridge lit up magenta to recognize Social Work Week! 

  • Wine & Cheese Reception hosted by Edmonton Gerontology Network North Interest Group

          Wednesday, March 4
          4:15pm - 7:00pm

          Alberta College of Social Workers - 550, 10707 100 Avenue, Edmonton

          Click here to view invitation

      • Pub Night

                Thursday, March 5
                4:30pm - 7:30pm

                Central Social Hall, 10909 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton

                Click here to view invitation


      Calgary

      • Intergenerational Social Work
                A social work week celebration exploring the intergenerational voices of our profession

                Thursday, March 5
                5:45pm - 8:30pm

                St. Peter’s Anglican Church
                903, 75 Ave SW
                Free Event

                Click here to view the event flyer

           

      Lethbridge

      • Appetizer & Cake Night
                Tuesday, March 3
                6:30pm - 9:00pm

                Hudsons Canada's Pub
                904, 2 Ave S., Lethbridge

                Click here to view event flyer

      • Comedy Night
                Comedian: Andrew Grose
                Saturday, March 7

                7:00pm 
                
                Good Times Comedy/Variety Club
                314, 7 Street S., Lethbridge

                Click here to view event flyer
       
      • 20th Annual Social Work Forum
              Presented by the Social Work Professional Development Partnership

              Wednesday, March 4 
              8:00am - 4:00pm

              Vicarious Trauma: Why it's so tricky...and how our bodies can lead us to healing
              Presenter: Barb Higgins

              Managing the things we can't unsee - resilience in trauma-exposed workplaces
              Presenter: Kathleen Gorman

              Sandman Hotel, Alberta Conference Room
              421 Mayor Magrath Drive S.
         
              Click here to view the event flyer and RSVP information
         
       
      Red Deer

      • Exciting Events are being planned, stay tuned for more information!


      Camrose and Lloydminster

      • Be Good to You!
              Monday, March 9
              
              A Drumming Circle style workshop
              1:00pm - 2:00pm

              Gentle Yoga 
              2:15pm - 3:30pm

              The Bethany Group, Rosehaven Auditorium
              4612 53 Street, Camrose

              Cost: $10.00 - Light refreshments included

              Click here to view flyer and registration information

      Fort McMurray

      • Social Work Week Breakfast
              Sunday, March 1
              11:30am - 1:30pm

              Earls Kitchen + Bar
              9802 Morrison Street, Fort McMurray

              Click here for more information & registration

      • Social Work Week Bubble Art Workshop
              Wednesday, March 4
              6:00pm - 7:30pm

              Color Me Mine
              #109 - 355 Loutit Road, Fort McMurray

              Click here for more information & registration

      • Social Work Week Restorative Yoga
              Thursday, March 5
              7:00pm - 8:00pm

              Oranj Fitness
              355 Loutit Road, Fort McMurray

              Click here for more information & registration


      Lac La Biche & Area

      • Lunch & Paint
              Friday, March 6
              
              A Drumming Circle style workshop
              11:30am - 1:00pm

              Portage College - Room TBA
              9531 94 Ave, Lac La Biche

              Click here to view flyer





        For posters or promotional item requests please e-mail Carlena Johnson at: memberactivitiesadmin@acsw.ab.ca

         

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