2022 Events Calendar

MARCH

  • Book Club join other members in a quarterly book club to read and discuss an agreed-upon reading list, meet new people, and share new perspectives.
  • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own.

APRIL

  • Networking Evening – the AWL is hosting a networking event for members at a locally owned business to support Calgary-owned small businesses and provide an opportunity for members to network with others in the legal community.
  • Educational Initiative (Women and Mental Health during the Pandemic) the mental health burden has been borne disproportionally by women during the pandemic. The AWL is pleased to host Loraine Champion, the Executive Director of the Alberta Lawyers’ Assistance Society, to discuss mental health in the legal profession, the impact of the pandemic on women’s mental health, and resources available through ASSIST and CAMH. Event is a collaboration between the AWL and LEAD Alberta.
  • Mystery Lunch – join 5 other members for lunch at a mystery restaurant for an opportunity to meet and network with other women lawyers in a variety of practice areas and stages.
  • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate – the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own.

MAY

  • Spring Celebration a night to celebrate new women lawyers joining the Calgary bar!
  • Networking Dog Walks join your fellow women lawyers for some good conversation, sunshine, exercise and puppies as we gather in a designated spot to walk our dogs and enjoy each other’s company. No dogs required!
  • Book Club join other members in a quarterly book club to read and discuss an agreed-upon reading list, meet new people, and share new perspectives.
  • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate – the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own.

JUNE

  • Networking Dog Walks join your fellow women lawyers for some good conversation, sunshine, exercise and puppies as we gather in a designated spot to walk our dogs and enjoy each other’s company. No dogs required!
  • Mystery Lunch – join 5 other members for lunch at a mystery restaurant for an opportunity to meet and network with other women lawyers in a variety of practice areas and stages.
  • Inaugural AWL Racialized Women Lawyers Dinner Series – a collaboration between the AWL and other industry organizations to provide a space for racialized lawyers to socialize, network and mentor. All are welcome.
  • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate – the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own.

JULY

  • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own.

AUGUST

  • Golf Tournament – Join AWL for the Annual Golf Tournament! Every year this event provides a great opportunity to get outdoors, network with clients and colleagues, and enjoy a fun day of golf. The golf tournament is one of AWL’s longest standing and most successful annual events.  Members are invited to play, and to invite colleagues and clients to join them. 
  • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own.

SEPTEMBER

  • Book Club join other members in a quarterly book club to read and discuss an agreed-upon reading list, meet new people, and share new perspectives.
  • AWL Racialized Women Lawyers Dinner Series a collaboration between the AWL and other industry organizations to provide a space for racialized lawyers to socialize, network and mentor. All are welcome.
  • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate – the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own.

OCTOBER

  • Mystery Lunch join 5 other members for lunch at a mystery restaurant for an opportunity to meet and network with other women lawyers in a variety of practice areas and stages.
  • Networking Evening – the AWL is hosting a networking event for members at a locally owned business to support Calgary-owned small businesses and provide an opportunity for members to network with others in the legal community.
  • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate – the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own.

NOVEMBER

  • Book Club join other members in a quarterly book club to read and discuss an agreed-upon reading list, meet new people, and share new perspectives.
  • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate – the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own.

DECEMBER

  • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate – the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own.

JANAURY (2023)

  • Canmore Retreat join the AWL Board and members for a weekend of professional discussion, relaxation and great company from January 27 to 29, 2023