Lou Duggan Creative Studio

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. Read more about the LDCS.

How You Make a Difference

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

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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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