Calendar

 Meeting of librarians to discuss the formation of BLA on 29 Dec 1985 at Pusat Belia, chaired by Nellie Hj Sunny. Forum agreed to form BLA. Pro-tem Committee formed.

 Registration of Brunei Darussalam National Library Association, 11 Mar 1986

 Launching of BLA by YM Dato Paduka Hj Mohd Ali Daud on 2 May 1986, Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium. Followed by 1st AGM. President- Nellie Hj Sunny, VP- Hj Abu Bakar Hj Zainal, Secy- Hj Aw Yusoff Hj Murni, Asst Sec- Hj Abdul Talip Tassim, Treasurer- Hj Tuah Mantrais, Asst Treasurer- Hjh Rogayah BPK Hj Sirat.

 1st BLA Executive Board Meeting, 31 May 1986.
 Roadshow to Belait District to meet BLA members, 14 Sep 1986
 Study visit to Brunei Shell Petroleum, 26 Sept 1986.
 18 members attended COMLIS II in Kedah, Malaysia 18-23 Oct 1986
 Sambutan Maulud Nabi, 5 Dec 1986.
 .4 members attended CONSAL VII Philippines, 15-21 Feb 1987
 Participated in 3rd National Day Parade, 23 Feb 2987
 Study visit to Kola Kinabalu, Sabah 26-30 Mar 1987
 Final Futsal for Dato Paduka Hj Mohd Ali Challenge Trophy, 15 Apr 1987
 2ND Annual General Meeting, 18 Oct 1987.
 2 members attended COMLIS III Istanbul, 24-26 May 1989
 3rd Annual General Meeting, 20 Aug 1989.
 4th Annual General Meeting, 9 June 1991.
 2 members attended COMLA Regional Workshop ion rural community resource centres, New Delhi, 28-30 Aug 1992.
 BLA admitted as member of CONSAL at CONSAL IX, Bangkok. 2-7 May 1993.
 Seminar Perpustakaan Sekolah, UBD/BLA, SEAMEO VOCTECH, 29-30 Sept 1993.
 5th Annual General Meeting 3 Dec 1993.
 11 members attended PPM/LAS Congress Penang, 18-21 Sep 1994
 Talk on Role of Library Association in enhancing professional development by Ms. Fatimah Aji, Asst Sec at SMPAP Masna, 6 Dec 1994.

 7 members attended Digital Library Congress, Spore, 27-30 Mar 1995.
 6th Annual General Meeting 17 March 1996
 10 members attended CONSAL X K.Lumpur, 21-25 May 1996.
 7th Annual General Meeting 8 Feb 1998
 BLA Member of PDEC for NDILM, 2 Jan 1999..
 8th Annual General Meeting 4 Feb 2000
 12 members attended CONSAL XI Singapore, 26-28 Apr 2000. BLA accepted CONSAL XII Chairmanship 2000/2003.
 15th Anniversary of BLA, Launching of BLA Website and new Wadah Perpustakaan & Welcome Dinner in honour of CONSAL XII Executive Board, 11 Mar 2001

 1st CONSAL XII Executive Board Meeting, Brunei Darussalam, chaired by Nellie Dato Paduka Hj Sunny, 27-28 Mar 2001.

 2nd CONSAL XII Executive Board Meeting, Singapore, chaired by Nellie Dato Paduka Hj Sunny, 22 Apr 2001.
 EGM made amendments to constitution. Talk on Discovering the CONSAL Web, National Archives bldg. 3 June 2001.
 2 members attended CONSAL Web Training @ UBD, 27 Jul 2001.
 24 members attended Basic Cataloguing Course, 8-11 Aug 2001.
 26 members attended Basic Cataloguing Course, 13-16 Aug 2001.
 2 BLA members appointed as judges in Persatuan Pembacaan & Literasi School Library Award, Jan 2002.

 EGM accepted amendments to constitution. Hari Raya Lunch, Asma Hotel,6 Jan 2002.
 3rd CONSAL XII Executive Board Meeting, Brunei Darussalam, chaired by Nellie Dato Paduka Hj Sunny, 6-8 Feb 2002.
 Workshop on Quality Assurance, BLA & UBD, 6-8 Feb 2002
 Final Netball Tournament to mark 15th anniversary, 10 Feb 2002.
 4th CONSAL XII Executive Board Meeting, Spore, chaired by Nellie Dato Paduka Hj Sunny, 21 Apr 2002.

 1 member attended World Library Summit, Spore 22-26 Apr 2002.
 BLA appointed as member of NPAC for National Diploma ILM , Jun 2002.
 9TH AGM & National Seminar on Collection Development., 9 Feb 2003.
 5th CONSAL XII Executive Board Meeting, Brunei Darussalam, chaired by Nellie Dato Paduka Hj Sunny, 19-20 Feb 2003.

 6th CONSAL XII Executive Board Meeting, Brunei Darussalam, chaired by Nellie Dato Paduka Hj Sunny, 19 0ct 2003.

 BLA & DBP Brunei hosted CONSAL XII ‘Information Resources Empowerment,: Enhancing Knowledge Heritage’ ICC Brunei Darussalam. 20-23 Oct 2003. BLA handed over CONSAL Chairmanship to Philippines as next host.

 Brunei Darussalam hosted the 1ST meeting of the CONSAL XIII Executive Board, 23 Oct 2003, chaired by Philippines

 Hari Raya Dinner, Princess Hotel, 23 Dec 2003.

 BLA Cheque presentation to YSHHB for Crown Prince Al-Muhtadee Billah Fund for Orphans, 26 Apr 2004.

 Conference on Information Literacy: Information, Learning, Innovation: Delivering global knowledge. UBD & BLA, 7 Oct 2004.

 2nd Meeting CONSAL XIII Exec Board, Manila, Philippines, 3 Apr 2005.
 10th Annual General Meeting 10 June 2005
 3rd Meeting CONSAL XIII Exec Board, 4 members attended CONSAL XIII, Manila, Philippines, 25-30 Mac 2006.
 Majlis Korban, 1 Jan 2007.
 1st Meeting CONSAL XIV Exec Board, Hue City, Vietnam, 19-22 Apr 2007.
 2nd Meeting CONSAL XIV Exec Board, Ho Chi Minh. Vietnam, 21-24 Apr 2008.
 11th Annual General Meeting 15 June 2008
 National Symposium on Library Development: “Libraries the Landmark for Intellectual Society “, 1-2 July 2008, BLA & supported by UBD.

 BLA & Standard Chartered Bank. Talk on Saving Culture, 4 Jul 2008, OGH.
 Study visit to Ministry of Defense Library, 11 Jul 2008.
 Dinner in honour of Ikatan Perpustakaan Indonesia delegation,21 Jul 2008.
 BLA Standing Cmt on Prof Trg & Certification met to discuss CLAIMS Prog, 13 Aug 2008.
 Donation of used items to SMARTER Brunei, 15 Aug 2008
 Road show to Belait District, 22 Aug 2008
 Study visit to iCentre, 29 Aug 2008
 60 members went on a study visit to Miri, 7 Nov 2008.
 Road show to Brunei Muara District, 28 Nov 2008
 Meeting between UBD/BLA and senior librarians on proposed BA Info Sci Prog, 18 Feb 2009.
 SPN21 Briefing for librarians, 4 March 2009
 Meeting between BLA & MTSSR on proposed Post Certificate ILM, 26 Mar 2009.
 8 members attended CONSAL XIV Conference, 20-23 Apr 09, Hanoi, Vietnam. 3rd Meeting CONSAL XIV Exec Board, launching of Directory of Islamic Libraries, Resource and Cultural Centres in CONSAL Member Countries, Handbook of Librarian and Library Awards and Directory of CONSAL Executive Board Members and database and other titles.