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Upcoming Programs

People's Place
Vote Antigonish Town & County Library as ‘People’s Choice’ for the Great Places in Canada contest.
Look under the public spaces category @ and cast your vote.
When: Voting takes place August 20 – September 25
Chris Benjamin
Launch & Reading!
Join us to welcome our 11th Writer-in-Residence - journalist and author, Chris Benjamin!
When: Tuesday Sept. 23, 7:00pm
Where: New Glasgow Public Library
One Book Nova Scotia
One Book Nova Scotia
Nova Scotians are being asked to “read the same book and share the same story” in a provincewide initiative called One Book Nova Scotia. Ali Bryan’s Roost, published in 2013, is the selected title for this year’s program!
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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

Our Rural Schools Through the Years

Eastern Antigonish Co. by Ann Wallace...
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

PARL is pleased to announce Chris Benjamin as our 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

MapBrowserMapBrowser - See your community through time

Historical maps overlayed with Google Maps. See what your community looked like through the years go there now
You may find the MapBrowser starter tutorial helpful...go there now gogo