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People's Place
Vote Antigonish Town & County Library as ‘People’s Choice’ for the Great Places in Canada contest. Voting begins August 20th!
Look under the public spaces category @ and cast your vote.
When: Voting takes place August 20 – September 25
One Book Nova Scotia
One Book Nova Scotia releases this year's title
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!
More info...
Building Fun
Building Fun!
Looking for something to do on Thursday? Join us to build creations out of Lego and go head-to-head with friends by playing with board games! We've got games like Trouble, Snakes and Ladders, Candyland and more. No registration is required!
When: Thursdays until August 28 - All day!
Where: New Glasgow Public Library
Imagination Saturdays
Imagination Saturdays!
Drop by the library's Arts & Games table. Draw, colour, paint, glue, stamp, play board games, build with LEGO!... & Play to your heart's content!
When: All Saturday! & every Saturday!...all summer long
Where: River John, Stellarton and Westville Public Library
Summer Movies!
Come on out to catch a screening of these awesome films. Bring along your favorite, movie-munching treats (nut-free please).
See the summer 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...



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