J.D. Shatford Memorial Public Library (J.D.S) is celebrating 50 years in Hubbards, December 2019. Here, we share some of the favourite community memories we've gathered so far.
J.D. Shatford Memorial Public Library (J.D.S.) is celebrating its 50th anniversary in December 2019. Here, J.D.S' Branch Operations Supervisor, Cathy, reflects on its history and shares hopes for the future.
Each month, your Library hosts a wide variety of special programs. You can download our monthly program listings here, as they become available. We'll keep this post up-to-date with the latest booklets so you can know what's on the go, while you're on the go.
In case you needed a little reminder of all the positive ways your Library can contribute to your life, we've pulled together 10 reasons to love your Halifax Public Libraries!
With the 5th Annual Yule Ball just around the corner, and "Harry Potter" repeatedly being one of the top search terms on our website, we thought we'd share some picks selected specially for Gryffindors, Hufflepuffs, Ravenclaws, and Slytherins.
Given the growing popularity of podcasting, it’s not surprising that some podcasters are also choosing to publish books as well. According to The Wall Street Journal, books based on podcasts are “a growing industry niche.” Here, we outline a few popular podcasts that have made their way onto pages—available at your Library.
Taking the time to research the full life of someone who served is a valuable form of Remembrance that can be done year round. In this article we will explore the life of one specific soldier, Francis Baldwin O'Neill, using resources available to everyone.
With so many products on the market, it can be hard to decide which one to buy. If you’re considering a new purchase, Consumer Reports has the goods on everything from vacuums to yogurt. And, it's free for Library users!
On October 12, 2019, Halifax Central Library hosted its second FRESHFest, a festival-style exploration of all things food featuring Nova Scotian flavours and food changemakers. View the gallery!