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Ultimate Summer Challenge Giveaway

Calgary Public Library is celebrating the start of the Ultimate Summer Challenge with a giveaway on Instagram and Facebook from May 30 – June 5. There will be two giveaway winners.

The Prize 

Two (2) total Library Store prize package. The prize package includes:  

  • Giveaway 1 
    • One (1) Library Store Package
    • Friends of the Library Pin  
    • Wildflower Bear Notebook 
    • Calgary Public Library Mug 
  • Giveaway 2 
    • One (1) Library Store Package  
    • Central Library Window Socks  
    • Friends of the Library Pin 
    • Reading Light 
    • This Bag is Full of Books Tote Bag  

How to Enter 

Participants must be following @calgarylibrary on Instagram and Facebook in order to be eligible. Enter to win by liking the post, tagging a friend you are doing the Challenge with, and commenting who or what made a surprise appearance on the Ultimate Summer Challenge ad on Library TV (digital displays in locations).  

Contest is open from May 30, 2024 at 10:00 am MST to June 5, 2024 at 11:59 pm MST.     


The Ultimate Summer Challenge giveaway, henceforth referred to as the ‘Contest’, is open to all Calgary Public Library members who have reached the age of majority in their place of residence at the time of entry and have a valid email address (for underage participants, they must have a legal guardian meet these requirements).    

Employees and representatives of the Administrators, as well as their advertising and promotional agencies, affiliated corporations and other persons, firms, or corporations involved in the development or execution of this Contest, are not eligible to win a prize in this Contest. This contest runs from May 29, 2024 to June 5, 2024 and is delivered by Calgary Public Library, henceforth referred to as the ‘Administrators’ of the Contest.   

Winner Selection Procedure   

Potential winners will be selected by random draw on Thursday, June 6, 2024 at 10:30 am MST and notified by the official Calgary Library account via Instagram or Facebook direct message no later than Friday, June 7, 2024.  

The potential winners will be notified via Instagram or Facebook direct message. The winners’ name(s) and likeness may be used in future marketing and promotional materials (with written consent from the winner).   

If the prizes are not claimed three (3) days after a potential winner has been notified, a new potential winner may be drawn at random (based on the Administrators’ discretion).    

ODDS: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entrants during the Entry Period.   

Entry Conditions   

Entrants who attempt to, or are suspected of, tampering with the rules and regulations of the Contest will be disqualified from the Contest. By entering this Contest, each participant agrees to abide and be bound by these contest rules. All decisions of the Administrators shall be final and binding upon the participant.    

The prize shall be accepted as is and may not be exchanged or refunded for an amount of money, sold, or transferred. No substitutions will be allowed. Any unused portion of a prize will be forfeited. If the prize cannot be awarded as described in these rules, the Administrators reserve the right to substitute a prize or prize component with another of comparable value, as determined in its sole discretion. Refusal to accept the prize releases the Administrators from any obligation toward the winner.    

By participating in the contest, the winner agrees to the possibility of their name, voice, or likeness being used in promotional material relating to this contest without additional financial or other compensation. All entrants agree to release the Administrators, their respective directors, officers, and employees, from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in this Contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.    

The Administrators reserve the right, exercisable in their discretion, to disqualify and ban any participant from this Contest if the participant is found or is believed to have been tampering with the entry process, or the operation of the Contest.    

The Administrators reserve the right to cancel, suspend, withdraw, or amend this Contest in any way, without prior notice or obligation, in the event of an error, technical problem, computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Administrators that interferes with the proper conduct of this Contest as contemplated by these Contest Rules.    

By entering this Contest, each participant agrees that the Administrators will not be liable for any injury or damage from whatever cause associated with or in connection with this Contest.    

This Contest is subject to Canadian law and void where prohibited or restricted.   


Any personal information gathered from contest entrants in connection with this Contest will be kept in a secure and confidential database and will not be rented or sold. Personal information of the contest entrants will be used for the administration of this Contest for the purposes of this contest only. 


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