This summer, Keshen Goodman will welcome a whimsical new outdoor gnome, and it needs a name! Ideas? Enter our naming contest for ages 5-12. Contest runs May 21-June 14, 2019.
Halifax Public Libraries has switched to a new tele-messaging system. The new tele-messaging system should improve the success rate of dial-out calls, and our previous provider is no longer supported.
Construction is expected to wrap up in Spring 2019. There will be no impact to Library service beyond inability to access the Studio throughout construction.
Beginning Friday, February 1 at 5:00pm, Treats Café at Keshen Goodman Public Library will be closed for maintenance. We will provide an update here when the closure end-date is known.
Renovations to create a new Library Kitchen at Sackville Public Library will start in February. The Library will remain open during this project with no impact to service. The Library Kitchen will provide exciting program and events to community members. Together we’ll learn how to cook delicious recipes like Pad Thai, or how to pickle…
Halifax Public Libraries' Food Literacy Specialist will offer her expertise to bring food-based programs to community members of all ages.
We are proud to offer our Eastern Passage community a new way to borrow books. Our first Community Library Kiosk has been installed in the Tallahassee Recreation Centre in Eastern Passage. The Library Kiosk will always be stocked with books for all ages and interests. You can borrow and return books as you please—right there in your community.
Halifax, N.S., June 29, 2018 — On Friday, June 29, Halifax Public Libraries and the Halifax Regional Municipality are unveiling Dartmouth North’s newest outdoor hub. The outdoor library is one of the first in Canada—a modern public space that brings together nature, technology, and people.