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Community Café for November
Tuesday, November 14 from 2:30pm – 3:30pm at the Pictou Library. 'Battlefields of the Great War' with speaker Eric Stackhouse. Join us for November's Community Cafe as our speaker, PARL Chief Librarian Eric Stackhouse, talks about his recent commemorative walking tour of the battlefields during the Great War. Tea, coffee and light snacks will be served, all are welcome!
Gaelic for the Beginner!
Offered monthly, on the first Thursday.
Join us for the opportunity to learn simple Gaelic phrases and greetings. Please register in advance by calling (902) 485-5021. All are welcome!
Saturday, December 2, 2:00pm – 4:00pm @ the New Glasgow Library
Join us as local crafters and artisans make creative things at the library! Exhibitor tables are free, to pre-register your table please call the library at (902) 752-8233 or via email at email@example.com
This event is part of the 150 Library Makers project and a province-wide Canada 150 initiative made possible by funding from the Department of Communities Culture and Heritage (CCH)’s 150 Forward Fund, the Community Technology Network of Nova Scotia (also known as CT Net), as well as support from the regional libraries across the province.
Knitting Circles at your library
Join us at the library. Beginners welcome!
Wednesdays at 2:00pm at the Antigonish People's Place Library
Thursdays at 3:00pm at the Pictou Library
Fridays at 10:00am at the River John Library
Fridays at 1:00pm at the Stellarton Library
Every 2nd Saturday at 2:30pm at the New Glasgow Library
And For kids ages 7+
the 1st Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm at the Stellarton Library
the 4th Tuesday of the month at 4:00pm at the Westville Library
Free Flu clinic for children ages 6 months - 5 years of age (drop-in)
Thursday, November 9th, 9:30am – 12:00pm @ Pictou Library
Join us as nurses from Public Health hold a free flu clinic for children ages 6 months to 5 years of age. For more information, call (902) 485-5021.
Join us to learn about using Nordic Walking Poles and preparation for winter walking. Please bring your own poles if you wish, or borrow a set at the session. We will have a light lunch to follow. This program is sponsored by the Town of Pictou Parks & Recreation Department. All are welcome, for more information please contact the Pictou Library (902-485-5021) or Pictou Parks & Recreation (902-485-6057).
Nordic Walking Club - Antigonish Library - Tuesdays (weekly, until Dec 13th), 10:00am-11:00am
Nordic walking improves cardio-respiratory function and is an effective and efficient mode of exercise to improve overall fitness for all adults. Join us as we enjoy fun, informal jaunts around Antigonish. Bring a friend & dress for the weather - we will meet in the Bistro Area. Instruction is available, and all ages & levels are welcome. Poles provided, or bring your own. Please register by calling (902) 863-4276.
New Block Play Kits available at all library locations!
Block Play kits can be found at libraries in Pictou and Antigonish counties thanks to funding from Community Health Boards in Antigonish, North Shore and Pictou County. These blocks help with social and emotional growth, imagination and creativity, math and overall development. Drop in, build and play!
New Programming @ the New Glasgow Library!
Tech Time! (Registration required)
Join us for a new program that will introduce new technologies and fun activities to kids! For ages 8-12, pre-registration is required as there is limited access to the technologies.
To register, please call (902) 752-8233.
Friday, November 10th, 3:30-4:30pm - Try out Osmos
Friday, November 24th, 3:30-4:30pm - 3D Printing demo
Need a creative outlet? Then this program may be for you! Join us at the library for a different creative activity once a month.
Thursday, November 23rd, 6:30pm – 7:30pm - Snowflake Decoration
All are welcome! For more information, or suggestions on next month's craft, contact (902) 752-8233.