What if everyone had a library card?

What if everyone had a library card?

October is a month of many celebrations, including Canadian Library Month. We invite you to visit your local library to renew your curiosity. The library is more than just books, and to be sure, “A visit will get you thinking…” During this month, the Annapolis...
Getting close in Annapolis Royal

Getting close in Annapolis Royal

There’s a new library on the way! We are expecting that the new library in Annapolis Royal will open sometime in mid-October. While we do not yet have a firm opening date, we do know that it will be an exciting time for the residents of Annapolis Royal and...
How’s your summer going?

How’s your summer going?

DING DING DING!   We started ringing bells this morning, as more than 1000 kids are now signed up for our Summer Reading Challenge. Over 230 adults and 140 teens have signed on as well. Let’s grow those numbers– tell your friends about the challenge and...
Summer Reading Challenge is coming soon!

Summer Reading Challenge is coming soon!

The excitement builds as our staff busily works behind the scenes. Students begin to dream of summer days while we dream of the Summer Reading and Learning Challenge! Every year, public libraries around the globe offer reading programs, incentives, and fun summer...
No Netflix? We can help.

No Netflix? We can help.

I hear a lot of people talking about Netflix. I’ve even done a little Netflix binging myself, when I was on vacation and had access to high-speed Internet. But for some of us in very rural locations, those high speeds are not yet available.  Netflix & cable TV...
Stories of London

Stories of London

Where does story come from? On a recent trip to London, I found myself asking this over and over. When planning my trip, I knew I was going to visit many Kid-Lit sites. Here’s a blog post I wrote for the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) which...