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2017 BC Library Conference

Pinnacle Hotel Harbourfront, 1133 West Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC
April 19 – 21, 2017

Volunteers

The BC Library Conference is a great opportunity to volunteer, and in return attend conference sessions! Don’t miss the chance to meet new people, network with the library community, catch-up with old friends, and contribute to your Association!

If you are interested in volunteering, we are excited to hear from you. Volunteer positions include Registration Desk, Conference Office Assistants, and Directional Assistants for help directing delegates to rooms and events.

Please note, this is a volunteer opportunity for BCLA Members!  If you are not sure that you are a member, please email bclaoffice@bcla.bc.ca.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are crucial to making the conference a success! Volunteer activities include welcoming delegates at the Registration Desk, being Conference Office Assistants, and Directional Assists to help directing delegates to rooms and events. Volunteers are invited to attend conference sessions and events for the other half of the day they are volunteering. We are always interested in hearing about any experience you have had with conferences or related work and how comfortable you are meeting and greeting the public.

Volunteers shifts are 4 hour shifts (Wednesday is a 3 hour shift) and have the following days and times available, which can be selected when submitting the volunteer form.

Wednesday, Apr. 19, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wednesday, Apr. 19, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Thursday, Apr. 20, 8:00 am – Noon
Thursday, Apr. 20, Noon – 4:00 pm
Thursday, Apr. 20, 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friday, Apr. 21, 8:00 am – Noon
Friday, Apr. 21, Noon – 4:00 pm

To submit your volunteer application, visit: Volunteer Application Form

The deadline to submit the Volunteer Application Form is February 24th, 2017.

All applicants will be notified by March 3rd, 2017 if they have been selected.