Lou Duggan Creative Studio Volunteers

Learn, Discover, Create, Share

The Lou Duggan Creative Studio is a home for makers and creators, a place for beginners and experts. We are a tech-filled modern makerspace, where you can start something new and try something different. Where you can be sewing, crafting, cooking, 3D printing or some other form of creation.

Read more about the LDCS.

How You Make a Difference

Volunteers are a significant part of our success. You bring creativity and community knowledge into the Library for all to access. Consider joining our team if you:

  • Have a high level of skill and experience in one or more of the following creative activities: general crafting, sewing/knitting, fibre arts, 3D printing, makerspace technology projects, and cooking.
  • Want to share your skills, interests, and enthusiasm with community members.
  • Gain new skills and confidence by helping others.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Check here for the latest opportunities for new and returning volunteers.

Good As New: Sewing, Mending & Upcycling

Are you interested in helping everyone once a month with their individual sewing and mending projects? We are looking for volunteers with:

  • Intermediate to advanced sewing skills.
  • Experience with sewing machines, sergers, hand sewing, darning, patching, and/or all things buttons, zippers, and holes.
  • Interest in repurposing/upcycling projects and knitting.

Halifax Central Library
Every third Saturday, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

All positions are filled

Read more about specific criteria and duties.


For more information about this and other volunteer opportunities, contact:
Heather MacKenzie
(902) 490-6789

For more information about the Lou Duggan Creative Studio, contact:
Sarah Gignac (she/her)
(902) 430-5547

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