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A Q&A with Evelyn C. White A Q&A with Evelyn C. White, Author of Alice Walker: A Life

In honour of the Library’s The Color Purple event series, and Alice Walker’s 75th birthday (February 9), we sat down with Evelyn C. White, journalist, relatively new Haligonian, and official biographer of Alice Walker: A Life.
In honour of The Color Purple series, and Alice Walker’s 75th birthday, we sat down with Evelyn C. White, author of Alice Walker: A Life.

International Mother Language Day International Mother Language Day

Feb 24th | 2:00pm - 5:30pm
Cultural performances, speakers, and ceremony will mark this important date and promote the importance of multilingualism and diversity.
Cultural performances, speakers, and ceremony will mark this important date and promote the importance of multilingualism and diversity.

What is the Cultural Access Pass? What is the Cultural Access Pass?

This program for newcomers will help you explore all Canada has to offer—free. Learn more, and pick yours up at the Library today.
This program for newcomers will help you explore all Canada has to offer—free. Learn more, and pick yours up at the Library today.

The Color Purple: Related Resources The Color Purple: A Resource List

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This February & March, we're celebrating all things The Color Purple, including its many connections to Halifax past and present. Our series features special guests, film, discussions, and more. We've put together a list to help you prepare for this exciting series.
This February, we're celebrating all things The Color Purple, including its many connections to Halifax past and present.

A Volunteer's Thoughts on Volunteering A Volunteer's Thoughts on Volunteering

Volunteers are an essential part of the Library. Here, Hugh shares his story of volunteering with the Library's English Language Learning program. “It’s all about finding connections. The Library offers a safe, inviting space for people new to Nova Scotia to learn and connect.”  
“It’s all about finding connections. The Library offers a safe, inviting space for people new to Nova Scotia to learn and connect.”  

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