Up One’s Sleeve

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In today’s “English Idioms for Newcomers“, let’s take a look at this expression Up One’s Sleeve. What does “up one’s sleeve” mean? to have secret ideas to be secretly ready with plans to have a hidden fallback plan that is likely to ensure success What’s the origin of “up one’s sleeve”? Magicians always keep tricks up their sleeves. Card players, …

Calgary Public Library Locations to Reopen on June 14

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On Monday, June 14, the Calgary Public Library will reopen 19 locations for regular hours of service. All locations will reopen except for Rocky Ridge and Signal Hill libraries. Services returning June 14 include: Browsing physical collections Printing, Wi-Fi and copying Desktop and Chromebook access Study space Reading Room Study Space at select locations Interior book returns The following services …

Father’s Day Craft Event – June 11

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The Calgary West Family Resource Network is hosting a virtual craft event for kids ages 4-10 to celebrate the 2021 Father’s Day. What: make a key chain gift using shrink plastic sheets. Perfect gift for Dad on Father’s day! When: Saturday, June 19, 2021, at 11:00 am. Where: Zoom. Fee: Free, with craft kits provided to registrants. Limited spots. Register …

Canadian Men’s Health Month

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Canadian Men’s Health Month is from June 1 to 30. Move for Your Mental Health is the theme of Canadian Men’s Health Month. In June, The Canadian Men’s Health Foundation is organizing a series of free online activities for Canadian men and their families to help them learn something new about mental health, set a goal for yourself, inspire others …

Employment in Challenging Times – May 20 Virtual Event

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Join the Employment in Challenging Times webinar and learn why maintaining a healthy mindset is important. Date: Thursday, May 20th, 2021 When: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm Where: Virtual. Register here: Employment in Challenging Times Tickets, Thu, 20 May 2021 at 9:00 AM | Eventbrite Sessions and Panellists: Stress Management and Healthy Coping: The importance of staying well Karen Gallagher-Burt, …

Talent Pool Virtual Job Fair

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Talent Pool is hosting a virtual job fair to help connect job seekers with hiring employers and recruiters from essential industries including hospitality retail financial construction and more! When: May 19th, 2021, 10:00am to 2:00pm Where: http://talentpooljobfair.com. Register to attend today!