Marigold Library System: Bus to Jasper (ALC 2017)

News Date: 
13 March 2017

Going to the Alberta Library Conference in Jasper? Join us on the bus for a fun and safe trip!

Thursday, April 27 - Sunday, April 30

COST: $190 return
*Pick up from Strathmore or Calgary
**Cost includes snacks and beverages served on the bus

*Maximum 36 passengers

Nora Ott, Administrative Assistant & HR Coordinator
Tel. 403-934-5334 or toll free 1-855-934-5334

Marigold Library System
710 - 2nd Street
Strathmore   AB   T1P 1K4


*Please arrive 30 minutes prior to departure at each location for luggage tagging
prior to boarding. If you are unable to meet the Charter at your designated pick up
location, please call 403-934-5334

1) Marigold Headquarters - Strathmore, Alberta : DEPARTURE April 27 - 8:00am (please arrive by 7:30am)

vehicles can be left in the Marigold parking lot (at your own risk)

2) Thrift Lodge Calgary North (Motel Village) 2304-16 Ave NW- DEPARTURE 8:45am (please arrive by 8:15am)
vehicles can be left in the Thrift Lodge parking lot (at your own risk). Please park at the extreme west side of the lot. The manager of the Thrift Lodge has requested that anyone leaving their vehicle provide the vehicle make and license plate number. Let Nora (Marigold HQ) know about the vehicle being left and she will inform the Thrift Lodge manager.

3) Banff - 1 hour
bring your own breakfast/lunch to eat on the bus, eat in a restaurant (one-hour stop), or tour Banff.

Arrival at Jasper Park Lodge: 3:00pm (approx.)
delegates will proceed to the JPL lobby to register for their accommodations and pick up their conference information. JPL staff will transfer luggage to delegates' rooms.

Return from Jasper Park Lodge (Sunday, April 30): 8:30am
please have luggage by hotel room door by 7:00am; JPL staff will take luggage to the bus. The bus will depart from JPL at 8:30am. Arrival in Calgary will be at approximately 2:00pm; Strathmore approximately 2:45pm.

NOTE: there is a restroom on the bus and additional stops will be arranged for rest/stretch breaks.