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Languages of Nova Scotia Languages of Nova Scotia

Nov 29th | 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Join us for a free screening of films in Farsi, French, Gaelic (Scottish), Maritime Sign Language/American Sign Language, and Mi'kmaq.
Join us for a free screening of films in Farsi, French, Gaelic (Scottish), Maritime Sign Language/American Sign Language, and Mi'kmaq.

Remembering Stan Lee Remembering Stan Lee

"I feel that if you’re able to entertain people, you’re doing a good thing."- Stan Lee. Entertain us, he did (and does). Read and watch.
"I feel that if you’re able to entertain people, you’re doing a good thing."- Stan Lee. Entertain us, he did (and does). Read and watch.

The Cookbook Book Club The Cookbook Book Club

If leafing through a gorgeous, glossy cookbook is one of your favourite things, then this Book Club at Alderney Gate is just right for you.
If leafing through a gorgeous, glossy cookbook is one of your favourite things, then this Book Club at Alderney Gate is just right for you.

November is Picture Book Month November is Picture Book Month

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If you listen carefully, you just might hear the characters in these interactive, silly books speaking right to you.
If you listen carefully, you just might hear the characters in these interactive, silly books speaking right to you.

A New Direction for Canada's Bank Notes A New Direction for Canada's Bank Notes

Learn more about the new $10 note featuring Viola Desmond.
Learn more about the new $10 note featuring Viola Desmond.

Hockey Night in Canada Hockey Night in Canada

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Hockey is Canada's favorite sport. If we're not playing it or watching it, we are talking about it. Now you can read about it too.
Hockey is Canada's favorite sport. If we're not playing it or watching it, we are talking about it. Now you can read about it too.

4th Annual Yule Ball 4th Annual Yule Ball

Dec 13th | 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Close your books and drop your wands. You are cordially invited to Halifax Central Library's 4th Annual Yule Ball.
Close your books and drop your wands. You are cordially invited to Halifax Central Library's 4th Annual Yule Ball.

Susan the Sketcher sketches Ego to Eco Susan the Sketcher sketches Ego to Eco

Volunteer artist, Susan the Sketcher, attended the event Ego to Eco: "Wikewiku" (Animal Fattening Time) during Mi'kmaq History Month.
Volunteer artist, Susan the Sketcher, attended the event Ego to Eco: "Wikewiku" (Animal Fattening Time) during Mi'kmaq History Month.

Impact of Rotating Postal Strike Impact of Rotating Postal Strike

Borrow by Mail, Interlibrary Loans, and delivery of new Library cards will continue as usual, however, expect mail delays of several days.
Borrow by Mail, Interlibrary Loans, and delivery of new Library cards will continue as usual, however, expect mail delays of several days.

Keshen Goodman Outdoor Renovations Keshen Goodman Outdoor Renovations

We're happy to tell you that construction has begun, creating the foundation for what will become a beautiful outdoor library.
We're happy to tell you that construction has begun, creating the foundation for what will become a beautiful outdoor library.

Learn About Technology at the Library Learn About Technology at the Library

Today's Library offers more than just books. Learn about our 1-on-1 technology-based training.
Today's Library offers more than just books. Learn about our 1-on-1 technology-based training.

We're Digging at Central Library We're Digging at Central Library

You can expect to see crews doing some minor construction work on the outdoor Front Plaza at Central Library.
You can expect to see crews doing some minor construction work on the outdoor Front Plaza at Central Library.

Dino-vember Dino-vember

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Celebrate your little one's love of all things dinosaur with these dino-mite books that are sure to have you roaring like a T-Rex.
Celebrate your little one's love of all things dinosaur with these dino-mite books that are sure to have you roaring like a T-Rex.

Atlantic Irish Atlantic Irish

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Atlantic Canada has many, many historical ties to Ireland. These Nonfiction picks chronicle the stories and struggles of Irish Canadians.
Atlantic Canada has many, many historical ties to Ireland. These Nonfiction picks chronicle the stories and struggles of Irish Canadians.

WWII Service Files of Canadian War Dead WWII Service Files of Canadian War Dead

Ancestry Library Edition is free to use at all 14 branches of the Library. This blog highlights the 1939-47 WWII records available to users.
Ancestry Library Edition is free to use at all 14 branches of the Library. This blog highlights the 1939-47 WWII records available to users.

OverDrive E-Books OverDrive E-Books

Borrow e-books and audiobooks – anywhere, anytime. All you need is your library card.
Borrow e-books and audiobooks – anywhere, anytime. All you need is your library card.
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