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Canada Day Library Contest

Canada Day Library Contest

Want to celebrate #CanadaDay with awesome prizes? Show us how the Library has broadened your perspective on what it means to be Canadian. What books have changed the way you see Canada? What Library resources have helped you learn more about our nation’s history? Have you used the Library to learn more about your heritage and what makes you Canadian?

Share your thoughts in a Twitter or Instagram post and tag us with #calgarylibrary to be entered to win. The more you share, the more chances you have to win.

Eligibility

1. This contest is organized and governed solely by Calgary Public Library. No other organizations are affiliated with this contest. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram, Twitter, or any other social media entity. We hereby release these platforms of any liability.

2. Contest runs on July 1, 2020 from 08:00 MST to 23:59 MST.

3. To enter, participants must share an original photo on Instagram or Twitter with the hashtag #calgarylibrary and tag @calgarylibrary, that shows their usage of Library resources (books, Digital Library, etc.) to learn more about Canada.

4. Comments that are deemed profane, abusive, threatening, harassing, or harmful will not be permitted. Calgary Public Library reserves the right to remove any posts or comments at their sole discretion.

5. Participants may enter multiple times. Each entry must be unique.

6. This contest is only open to legal residents of Alberta who are 18 years of age or older. Employees of Calgary Public Library and affiliated partners are ineligible to enter. Immediate family members of Calgary Public Library employees and affiliated partners are also ineligible to enter.

Contest Prize

7. Prizes to be awarded include: 3 Lukes gift cards valued at $50, East Village prize packs, and Library Store gift baskets. Each prize must be accepted as awarded; no cash alternatives, substitutions or transfers of the prize will be allowed.

8. Calgary Public Library is not legally responsible for availability of the winner’s chosen purchase at librarystore.ca.

Conduct of This Contest

9. Winners will be determined by 17:00 MST on July 6. Winners are also subject to Calgary Public Library’s discretion.

10. Winners will be notified via Instagram or Twitter direct message. Once the winner provides their personal information, they may also be contacted via email or phone at Calgary Public Library’s discretion.

11. If the prize is not claimed one (1) week after the winner has been notified, a new winner will be drawn based on Calgary Public Library’s discretion.

General

12. Calgary Public Library may, at any time at its sole discretion and without prior notice, vary, modify, delete or add to these Terms and Conditions and may also withdraw or discontinue this contest at any time without notice or liability to any party. These Terms and Conditions are governed by Canadian federal and provincial law.

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