The Cobequid Past & Future project is a collaboration between Bedford and Sackville Public Libraries to preserve local history and generate new stories for future generations. Click here to view all posts about the Cobequid Past & Future Project. Shots of the Sackville River, Bedford Basin, and others through the years. Floods, community hockey games…
A diverse, significant, and beautiful picture of Cobequid's past has emerged from the audio clips gathered at our Bedford and Sackville Library branches. Residents of Bedford, Sackville, Lucasville, Fall River, Waverly, and Beaver Bank have shared these stories of growing up, their favourite places, the changes they've seen through the years, and cultural and community milestones.
What do you imagine the future will look like where you live? Students in grades 4 to 6 in the Cobequid Region entered a story writing contest to predict the future of their neighbourhood.
Photos of the Cobequid Past & Future wrap-up party held on Saturday, December 2, 2017. Residents of the Region and those who contributed to the Project gathered to view the products and celebrate Cobequid.
Cobequid through the years. Community members and organizations contributed their photos to preserve and shape an image of the past including the old Acadia School, the Sackville Downs Racetrack, the Bedford Basin and Railway, and many more memories.
Local youth at the 2017 Summer Reading Club kick-off party at Sackville Public Library envisioned what they think the future will look like and created paintings for the Cobequid Past & Future time capsule.
Is your book club always on the hunt for your next great read? Alongside our Book Club Kits, we now have a digital option for you! The hoopla Book Club Hub is yours to access, free. The best part? There are no waitlists.
It Came from the Second Floor Teen Podcast | On this month's episode, we hear a live musical performance from the Media Studio, discuss Overwatch and Team Fortress 2, and look closely at all things Bob Marley.
Whether you're looking to connect with family on Skype, or struggling to create a resume with Microsoft Word, we can sit with you and offer some training.
Written by Jyoti, staff member, Woodlawn Public Library | People relate to cultures through interactions and experiences, not just books. As the communities around us become more and more diverse, as part of Culture Days 2018, we at Woodlawn Public Library wanted to showcase different aspects of multiculturalism through live performances, interactive displays, and delicious food.