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The Bob Edwards Award

Bob Edwards Gala Raffle

The 2015 Bob Edwards Gala Raffle offers guests the opportunity to win amazing prizes with all proceeds supporting the Calgary Public Library.

Beyond France RAFFLE WINNER - lisa huck

Experience the French way of life with a seven-day road trip in the south of France from September 3-10, 2016. The trip includes economy airfare for two, seven-nights accommodations, planned meals, tours and tastings, transportation and scheduled transfers to and from Toulouse.

Generously donated by Willow Park Wines & Spirits


Beyond Romance RAFFLE WINNER - jackie ottmann

Encounter old-world elegance with a weekend in Québec City. Your stay will include economy airfare for two, two nights in a deluxe room at the historic Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, daily breakfast, and a bottle of Taittinger Brut Reserve Champagne to enjoy after a day exploring the cobblestone streets.

Generously donated by the Fairmont Palliser and Willow Park Wines & Spirits


Beyond Bordeaux RAFFLE WINNER - Nancy Kamineski

Tempt your palate with a gift box of 12 bottles of French wine and a private tasting for you and 13 guests at Willow Park Wines & Spirits. Trusted Expert, Michael Bigattini will walk you through French wine basics prior to putting your knowledge to test at the French Fling Festival in June 2016.

Generously donated by Willow Park Wines & Spirits


Beyond Bibliotheque RAFFLE WINNER - maureen hutchens

Bring the allure of France to your day as you browse French books and movies from the Library’s collection with a 64GB Ipad Air 2, sip on Phil & Sebastian coffee made in your new French Press and download Edith Pilaf with a $25 iTunes gift card. Brush up on your French skills—you’ll need them for dinner for two at Calgary’s newest French Restaurant, Whitehall. Your experience at the grand opening on Monday, November 30, 2015 will also include a bottle of Château Palmer 2007 to truly make the evening unforgettable.

Generously donated by Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters and Willow Park Wines & Spirits