CALL offers both its own Lecture Series and others in partnership with organizations such as Mount Royal University and Calgary Public Library.

Current lecture series are described below. For fuller descriptions, click on the program title. For a list of all current programs, click here to go to the main Programs page.

Monthly, 7:30-9:00 p.m., at Rosedale Community Hall, 901-11 Avenue NW (free street parking is available in the evenings). Free for members, $5 charge at the door for non-members. Guests are welcome. No registration required.

Come for an evening of discovery and discussion in an informal and intimate setting! CALL members are an adventurous group and are interested in hearing about active and interesting global pursuits. Each month we will have an interactive presentation from a different presenter.

In partnership with Mount Royal University (MRU) and  the Alberta Global Forum at MRU — free. An ongoing forum addressing issues of current interest to Canadians, Albertans and Calgarians. Limited free parking is available to CALL members for each event. Check the website several days ahead for details.



Tuesday, October 22, 7-8:30 p.m., Alberta at a Crossroads: Debt, Pipelines and Floods with panelists Roger Gibbins, Jack Mintz, Deborah Yedlin and Bill Whitelaw. Moderated by Marc Chikinda.  Mount Royal University, Moot Court, Room EA 1031.


Thursday, October 31, 12 noon-1:00 p.m., Alberta After the Floods, Dr. John Pomeroy, Canada Research Chair in Water Resources, and Director, Centre for Hydrology, University of Saskatchewan.  Mount Royal University, Room EA 3001/3003.


Monday, November 18, 12 noon-1:00 p.m., Crosses, Hijabs and Turbans: Quebec’s Equality Charter, Dr. Antonia Maioni, Dept. of Political Science and Institute for Health and Social Policy, McGill University. Mount Royal University, Room EA 3001/3003.