Curiouser and Curiouser

Annapolis Valley Regional Library's Blog

It’s in the bag

What’s in those pretty purple bags, you ask?  We’ve updated our Book Club in a Bag with new containers, and some fresh titles to go along with them. Thanks to a generous donation, we’ve been doing some work on making this popular resource even better. If you are not...

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Party Time in Annapolis Royal

Over 40 people crowded into the small space in the current Annapolis Royal Library on Saturday, August 12 for a celebration. Eight years ago the Friends of the Annapolis Royal Library became concerned that the community had outgrown the space, and started campaigning...

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Summer listens

Are you on the road this summer? If you commute to work, or are taking a road trip, one of the best ways to pass the time is audiobooks! School Library Journal just issued a list of author-narrated books. Some of my favourite audiobooks are on this list, including...

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Building strong communities at libraries

Our libraries have become community development centers of creativity and social engagement.  In the past eighteen months alone, the citizens of the Annapolis Valley have contributed over $800,000 toward five library capital projects - expansions, renovations, and...

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