Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library

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Library Information


On Friday, Sept 22, Main Street in Yarmouth will be closed from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. from Glebe Street to Public Street. This will also close Willard Allen Lane leading to the Yarmouth library parking lot. There will be no parking in this area beginning at 6 a.m. on Sept. 22. At 11:00 a.m. there will be an unveiling of a monument honouring the men from Yarmouth who were part of the 2nd Construction Battalion in the First World War. The monument is next to the Cenotaph in front of the library. This branch has COVID-19 rapid test kits available for the public.


Monday10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Wednesday10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday10 a.m. – 4 p.m.


405 Main Street
Yarmouth NS
B5A 1G3


(902) 742-5040


902-742-6920 Weekdays 10 am – 4 pm

24-Hour Book Drop

Branch Location

Programs, Events, & Exhibits

Meditation GroupadultteenExpired

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. ...
Saturday 23 Sep
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library (Yarmouth)
405 Main Street, Yarmouth, NS B5A 1G3

Fibre Arts with Caroladult

Join Carol for an hour of traditional crafts. If you knit, crochet, hook rugs or create any other fibre art, drop in and share your skills. This program is for adults. ...
Tuesday 26 Sep
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library (Yarmouth)
405 Main Street, Yarmouth, NS B5A 1G3

Preschool Story Timekids

Children aged five and under and their caregivers are invited to join staff from Parent’s Place for an hour of stories and play at the library. This program is in partnership with Parents Place. ...
Thursday 28 Sep
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Library (Yarmouth)
405 Main Street, Yarmouth, NS B5A 1G3
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Public Computers & Equipment

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • 4 computers with Internet and Microsoft Office
  • 1 accessible computer
  • 1 printer (colour)
  • 1 scanner
  • 1 photocopier (b&w)
  • 1 microfilm reader/printer
  • Fax service weekdays 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.
  • WiFi Access

Mobile Printing




Branch Contact
Manager – Shannon Raynard, BA, BEd trainingmanager@westerncounties.ca

Board Members
Councillor Wade Cleveland, Town of Yarmouth
Councillor Patti Durkee, Municipality of Yarmouth
Elizabeth Arenburg, Yarmouth Public Library and Museum

Support Associations
Yarmouth Public Library and Museum

Quick Facts

  • Joined Western Counties Regional Library: June 6, 1969
  • Branch opened: October 29, 1969
  • Branch expansion: June 22, 1991