Science & Environment

Science & Environment

Science and environment are woven into every minute of everyday life. We create, nurture, and expand our understanding of our world through thoughts and actions every day. Exploration is not limited to size: you can find wonder in a grain of sand or a whole galaxy. Your Library is a launch point for growth and discovery—check out our collection of books, videos, activities, and events to start a new scientific, environmental journey.

Your climate change resource.

Wherever you are on your journey of climate action, your Library is here for you.

On your resource page, we'll collect a variety of links leading you to positive action plans and news. We'll help you to deepen your knowledge of climate issues and connect you with local leaders and activities.

Click here to learn more

Events & Activities

Carbon Nation

May 7th | 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Carbon nation? It'll be a sensation! Kids ages 9-12 are invited to learn about the carbon cycle, and the importance of renewable energy.

Let's Get Growing! Free Gardening Events

Multiple Dates
Multiple Locations
From seed swaps to transplanting tips and tricks, gardening workshops are popping up at Halifax Public Libraries this spring.

Wild Wonderful Nature: Bird Watching

May 30th | 10:00am - 11:00am
Musquodoboit Trailway Park Road Trail Head
Warblers! Chickadees! Robins! Oh my! Get outside with your Library to find some birds in the wild, and learn the basics of birdwatching.

The Great Game, Puzzle & Toy Exchange

Apr 27th | 10:00am - 11:30am
Celebrate Earth Day by bringing in your family's gently used games, puzzles, and toys, to trade with others in your community.
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