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Graham Steele
What I Learned About Politics, author reading with Graham Steele
Join lawyer, politician and author Graham Steele. Former NDP finance minister and MLA shares what he learned from a 15 year career in provincial politics. In a candid style, Steele pulls no punches in assessing what’s right - and what’s often wrong - with the current political system.
When: Thursday Nov. 13, 7:00pm
Where: New Glasgow Public Library
'We Have Arthritis, it doesn't have us'- Free Public Talk
Please join The Arthritis Society and Dr. Tim El-Tahan - orthopedic surgeon, for a presentation that covers information about joint replacements. There will be a Q & A session near the end, so bring your questions! Please call 1-800-321-1433 ext 8233 to register, as space is limited!
When: Thursday, Nov. 6, 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Where: New Glasgow Public Library (Community Room)
Book Fair Fest
This holiday season Read Local & Buy Local!
Join us for an afternoon of author readings, meet the authors & buy a copy of their books too! All are welcome … light refreshments will be served.
When: Saturday Nov. 15
Where: New Glasgow Public Library (1:00-4:00pm), Antigonish Town & County Library (2:00-4:00pm)
Come on out to catch a screening of these awesome films. Bring along your favorite, movie-munching treats (nut-free please).
See the Fall line-up >

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Featured Digital Projects

Mi'kmaq petroglyphs
Mi'kmaq Petroglyphs

George Creed Mi'kmaq Tracings Collection...
People's Place Guides
Peoples Place Guides

Artists and Artisans Guide and Green Guide...
Echoes of Nature
Echoes of Nature

a showcase of nature photography by local photograher Richard Murphy ...
Nora & Fr. Jimmy Our Roots...
Nora & Fr. Jimmy

a tribute to 2 great pioneers of our library system...


Chris Benjamin

Chris Benjamin - PARL's 2014 Writer-in-Residence!

Find out more about his Writer-in-Residence reading events and workshops....

Nova Story - "Bringing your stories to Light"

Collection of digitized materials about your community. Go there