Former US First Lady and girls education advocate Michelle Obama is coming to Calgary in March for a special event at the Calgary Stampede Corral.
The event is being hosted by the Calgary Chamber of Commerce.
Obama attended Princeton University and Harvard Law School, before becoming a lawyer in Chicago.
She later worked in the Chicago mayor’s office, the University of Chicago, and the University of Chicago Medical Centre.
As well, she founded the Chicago chapter of Public Allies, an organization that prepares young people for careers in public service.
During her time as First Lady, Obama launched and led initiatives to boost children’s exercise levels, support veterans and their families, inspire young people to seek higher education, and help adolescent girls around the world go to school.
Member, exclusive tickets go on sale on Tuesday, January 23, at 9 am. General public tickets go on sale on January 25 at 10 am.
When: Friday, March 23, 2018
Time: 7 pm
Where: Calgary Stampede Corral, Saddledome Rise SE
Tickets: Online. Advance tickets for Calgary Chamber of Commerce members available on January 23, tickets for the general public are available on January 25. No prices yet available.