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Latest technology for the print disabled arrives

Western Counties Regional Library has acquired the latest reader technology, providing better support and services for those with print disabilities. As of Tuesday, July 26, the Victor Stratus DAISY readers can be borrowed by any library user who self-identifies as having a print disability. DAISY readers will read a variety of formats such as .txt, ePub, .html, Mp3 and DAISY.

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Club offers reading rewards and plenty of programming

Western Counties Regional Library’s 2022 Summer Reading Club started on Saturday, June 25, offering reading rewards for children, teens and adults, and lots of programming.

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Continuous Book Sales

Find that special book to read or gift of reading to give at continuous book sales at our Barrington, Clare (Meteghan), Clark's Harbour, Digby, Lockeport, Shelburne, Weymouth and Yarmouth branch libraries.

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August 2022

Colouring and Poetry ExhibitadultkidsteenOngoing

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. ...
Monday - Saturday 08 - 13 Aug
All Day
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
405 Main Street, Yarmouth, NS B5A 1G3

Craft Corner: Acadian HeritagekidsOngoing

Children can drop in to participate in Acadian-themed crafts and ...
Tuesday - Saturday 09 - 13 Aug
All Day
Senator Ambroise H. Comeau Memorial Library
29 Chemin Haché, Meteghan, NS B0W 2J0

Write to GusadultkidsteenOngoing

Gus, the Museum of Natural History's Gopher Tortoise, is turning ...
Tuesday - Saturday 09 - 13 Aug
All Day
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
84 Warwick Street

Big Game PlayadultkidsteenOngoing

Drop in to the library for some fun competition with giant outdoor games indoors. Game play is open for all ages during open hours. Bring some friends to play. ...
Thursday - Saturday 11 - 13 Aug
All Day
McKay Memorial Library
P.O. Box 158, 17 Glasgow Street Shelburne, NS B0T 1W0
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Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteenOngoing
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

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Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteenOngoing
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Craft Corner: Acadian Heritage
kidsOngoing
Senator Ambroise H. Comeau Memorial Library
All Day

Children can drop in to participate in Acadian-themed crafts and activities. Learn about Acadian history and heritage to celebrate le Festival acadien de Clare and National Acadian Day.

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Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteenOngoing
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

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Write to Gus
adultkidsteenOngoing
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

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Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteenExpired
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

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Craft Corner: Acadian Heritage
kidsOngoing
Senator Ambroise H. Comeau Memorial Library
All Day

Children can drop in to participate in Acadian-themed crafts and activities. Learn about Acadian history and heritage to celebrate le Festival acadien de Clare and National Acadian Day.

, ...
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteenOngoing
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteenOngoing
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteenOngoing
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteenExpired
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
11
Craft Corner: Acadian Heritage
kidsOngoing
Senator Ambroise H. Comeau Memorial Library
All Day

Children can drop in to participate in Acadian-themed crafts and activities. Learn about Acadian history and heritage to celebrate le Festival acadien de Clare and National Acadian Day.

, ...
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteenOngoing
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteenOngoing
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteenOngoing
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteenExpired
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
Big Game Play
adultkidsteenOngoing
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Drop in to the library for some fun competition with giant outdoor games indoors. Game play is open for all ages during open hours. Bring some friends to play.

, ...
12
Craft Corner: Acadian Heritage
kidsOngoing
Senator Ambroise H. Comeau Memorial Library
All Day

Children can drop in to participate in Acadian-themed crafts and activities. Learn about Acadian history and heritage to celebrate le Festival acadien de Clare and National Acadian Day.

, ...
Big Game Play
adultkidsteenOngoing
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Drop in to the library for some fun competition with giant outdoor games indoors. Game play is open for all ages during open hours. Bring some friends to play.

, ...
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteenOngoing
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteenOngoing
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteenOngoing
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteenExpired
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
Fairy Tale Playdough Play Date
kidsExpired
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
10:30 am - 11:30 am

Children aged 3 to 6 years can join us for some familiar fairy tales and activities, including a fun activity with playdough. Please register no later than Aug. 5 by contacting the library.

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Knitting/Crochet Club
adultExpired
Barrington Municipal Library
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Come and sit and have a yarn while working with yarn on your knitting and crochet projects. Participants are asked to register ahead of time by contacting the library.

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Craft Corner: Acadian Heritage
kidsOngoing
Senator Ambroise H. Comeau Memorial Library
All Day

Children can drop in to participate in Acadian-themed crafts and activities. Learn about Acadian history and heritage to celebrate le Festival acadien de Clare and National Acadian Day.

, ...
Big Game Play
adultkidsteenOngoing
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Drop in to the library for some fun competition with giant outdoor games indoors. Game play is open for all ages during open hours. Bring some friends to play.

, ...
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteenOngoing
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteenOngoing
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteenOngoing
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteenOngoing
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
Meditation Group
adultteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Yarmouth Library is hosting an ongoing meditation group every other Saturday. The group is open to anyone who wishes to practice any form of silent, seated meditation in the company of others, followed by a brief discussion. If you are new to meditation, instructions on a simple technique are available upon request

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Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
16
Craft Corner: Acadian Heritage
kids
Senator Ambroise H. Comeau Memorial Library
All Day

Children can drop in to participate in Acadian-themed crafts and activities. Learn about Acadian history and heritage to celebrate le Festival acadien de Clare and National Acadian Day.

, ...
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteen
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteen
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteen
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
Fibre Group
adult
Westport Library
10:15 am - 12:15 pm

Bring your favourite work in progress and stitch with others. This program is for adults.

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Scrabble Club
adult
Lillian B. Benham Library
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Adults can stop by the library and enjoy a fun afternoon playing a game or two of Scrabble.

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Fibre Group
adult
Clark’s Harbour Library
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Do you enjoy knitting, sewing, or crochet? Bring your projects and share patterns with fellow patrons.

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17
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteen
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteen
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteen
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
Play Group
kids
Clark’s Harbour Library
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Play Group, a weekly program, offers puzzles, crafts and activities for children aged 8 and younger.

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18
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteen
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteen
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteen
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
Summer Reading Club Story Time
kids
Senator Ambroise H. Comeau Memorial Library
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Children aged 4 to 8 and their caregivers are invited to come and listen to fairytale stories in English and French. Space is limited. Register no later than Tuesday, Aug. 16 by contacting the library.

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Barrington Library Book Club
adult
Barrington Municipal Library
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The club will meet to discuss the book The Prisoner’s Wife by Maggie Brookes. This program is for adults.

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19
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteen
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteen
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteen
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
Toddle and Tumble
kids
Lillian B. Benham Library
9:30 am - 10:30 am

This program features fun stories, songs, games and a craft for preschoolers accompanied by a caregiver. This is presented in partnership with the Shelburne Family Resource Centre. Participants are asked to register at least one day ahead of time.

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20
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteen
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteen
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteen
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

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Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
SuperNOVA Day Camp
kids
McKay Memorial Library
10:00 am - 12:00 am

Calling all children aged 7-12! Come get your science on with SuperNOVA’s summer STEM day camp! This day camp will cover a variety of activities related to science and technology. Register no later than Saturday, Aug. 20 by contacting the library. This week-long camp is in partnership with SuperNOVA. SuperNOVA is

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23
SuperNOVA Day Camp
kids
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Calling all children aged 7-12! Come get your science on with SuperNOVA’s summer STEM day camp! This day camp will cover a variety of activities related to science and technology. Register no later than Saturday, Aug. 20 by contacting the library. This week-long camp is in partnership with SuperNOVA. SuperNOVA is

, ...
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteen
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteen
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteen
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
The Novel Bunch Reading Group: Still Life
adult
Westport Library
10:15 am - 12:15 pm

Join the discussion of Still Life by Louise Penny. Penny’s debut novel won the Anthony Award for best first novel, the first in the Inspector Gamache series. This program is for adults.

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Scrabble Club
adult
Lillian B. Benham Library
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Adults can stop by the library and enjoy a fun afternoon playing a game or two of Scrabble.

, ...
Fibre Group
adult
Clark’s Harbour Library
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Do you enjoy knitting, sewing, or crochet? Bring your projects and share patterns with fellow patrons.

, ...
24
SuperNOVA Day Camp
kids
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Calling all children aged 7-12! Come get your science on with SuperNOVA’s summer STEM day camp! This day camp will cover a variety of activities related to science and technology. Register no later than Saturday, Aug. 20 by contacting the library. This week-long camp is in partnership with SuperNOVA. SuperNOVA is

, ...
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteen
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteen
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteen
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
Play Group
kids
Clark’s Harbour Library
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Play Group, a weekly program, offers puzzles, crafts and activities for children aged 8 and younger.

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Traveler’s Tales Four: Belize Musings from Boobyland
adult
Lillian B. Benham Library
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Marion Goyette will share some of her favourite travel experiences. Armchair travelers and those looking for new travel adventures will enjoy this program. This program is for adults. Register no later than Tuesday, Aug. 23 by contacting the library.

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SuperNOVA Day Camp
kids
McKay Memorial Library
12:00 am - 4:00 pm

Calling all children aged 7-12! Come get your science on with SuperNOVA’s summer STEM day camp! This day camp will cover a variety of activities related to science and technology. Register no later than Saturday, Aug. 20 by contacting the library. This week-long camp is in partnership with SuperNOVA. SuperNOVA is

, ...
Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteen
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

, ...
Write to Gus
adultkidsteen
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

, ...
Gus Turns 100!
adultkidsteen
McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

, ...
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Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

, ...
Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteen
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

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Write to Gus
adultkidsteen
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

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Gus Turns 100!
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McKay Memorial Library
All Day

Help fill the library bulletin board with birthday wishes for Gus, the Nova Scotia Museum’s beloved tortoise! Materials will be provided at the library branch, and participants’ names will be entered in a draw for a Nova Scotia Museum Family Pass!

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SuperNOVA Day Camp
kids
McKay Memorial Library
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Calling all children aged 7-12! Come get your science on with SuperNOVA’s summer STEM day camp! This day camp will cover a variety of activities related to science and technology. Register no later than Saturday, Aug. 20 by contacting the library. This week-long camp is in partnership with SuperNOVA. SuperNOVA is

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Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

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Celebrate Gus the Tortoise’s 100th Birthday
adultkidsteen
Weymouth Waterfront Library
All Day

Help Museum of Natural History’s Gus the Tortoise celebrate his 100th birthday by creating and sending him a birthday card. The library has all the supplies you need. Leave your card with the library staff, and the library will deliver it. Your name will be placed into a draw for a family pass to Nova Scotia Muse

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Write to Gus
adultkidsteen
Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
All Day

Gus, the Museum of Natural History’s Gopher Tortoise, is turning 100-year-old. Gus was born and raised in Florida, living at the Ross Allen Reptile Institute in Silver Springs. Help Gus celebrate his 100th birthday by writing a letter, drawing a picture or making a birthday card for him. The library has supplies

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Summer Reading Club Ends
adultkidsteen
All branch libraries
All Day

The Summer Reading Club ends on Saturday, Aug. 27. Participants can register to participate up to and including Aug. 20.

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Meditation Group
adultteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Yarmouth Library is hosting an ongoing meditation group every other Saturday. The group is open to anyone who wishes to practice any form of silent, seated meditation in the company of others, followed by a brief discussion. If you are new to meditation, instructions on a simple technique are available upon request

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Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

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Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

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Play Bridge
adult
Westport Library
10:15 am - 12:15 pm

Play Bridge and learn the game with others. All levels of experience are welcome.

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Scrabble Club
adult
Lillian B. Benham Library
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Adults can stop by the library and enjoy a fun afternoon playing a game or two of Scrabble.

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Fibre Group
adult
Clark’s Harbour Library
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Do you enjoy knitting, sewing, or crochet? Bring your projects and share patterns with fellow patrons.

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Colouring and Poetry Exhibit
adultkidsteen
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library
All Day

All ages are welcome to colour illustrations by Rob Justus or images by Indigenous artists and write poetry during open hours in August. Return the completed work to the library to be displayed in an exhibit. People can also send digital copies to be displayed on the library’s social media.

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Play Group
kids
Clark’s Harbour Library
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Play Group, a weekly program, offers puzzles, crafts and activities for children aged 8 and younger.

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