Our communities are growing, and many newcomers are choosing Halifax as their new home. Become an ELL volunteer tutor. Help us make their experience welcoming.
Halifax Public Libraries and MetroWorks Employment Association are collaborating to create a new café space at Keshen Goodman Public Library.
Your ability to access e-books is in jeopardy. Publishers charge libraries extremely high prices for copies of e-books and e-audiobooks, and beginning November 1, 2019, Macmillan Publishers, one of the five largest print publishers in the world, will impose a limit of one digital copy of new releases for public libraries. Find out how you can support the fight for equitable access.
Margaret Atwood is coming to Halifax Central Library on Thursday, October 3, to discuss her follow-up to The Handmaid's Tale, The Testaments. These 25 lucky winners are headed to the event!
Prepare for howling winds, creepy characters, ghostly ships, strange apparitions, and things that go “bump” in the night. Our 30th Annual Ghost Story Writing Contest, sponsored by the Helen Creighton Folklore Society, invites youth to enter their best spooky summer campfire story.