Library activities in Digby County
29 Chemin Haché, Meteghan, 902-645-3350, [email protected]brary. ns.ca
• Tuesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. Adults can do their own Scrapbooking project with a group of people who want to share ideas and projects.
Creating and Playing Computer Games:
Saturday, Jan. 12, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Chad Comeau will show participants how to make basic computer games. Participants can bring their own laptops or borrow a library one. This program is for youth aged 12 and older. Register by Friday, Jan. 11 by contacting the library.
• Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2 to 3 p.m. In partnership with Réseau Santé, there will be a presentation on sleep apnea, covering types, common causes, risk factors and effects on health. This program is for teens and adults. Storm date is Jan. 29.
Sleep Apnea: Isaiah W. Wilson Memorial Library
84 Warwick St., Digby, 902-2452163, [email protected]brary.ns.ca
Mandala-Style Rock Painting:
Thursday, Jan. 10, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Paint a simple mandala-style dot painting on a rock. All supplies are provided. Space is limited. Register by Jan. 5 by contacting the library. This program is for adults.
• Friday Jan. 18 and 25, 10:15 a.m. Join us for stories, songs, and activities. This program is for children aged 5 and under and their caregivers. Note: The last Friday in January the meeting place will be Tideview Terrace, 74 Pleasant St.
Story Time for Tots:
17 Second St., Westport, 902839-2955, west[email protected]brary. ns.ca
• Tuesdays, Jan. 15 and 29, 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Fibre enthusiasts meet every Tuesday to socialize and show work completed or in progress. Beverages (and sometimes sweets) provided. This program is for adults.
The Fibre Group:
The Novel Bunch Reading Group: The Tender Bar:
Tuesday, Jan. 22, 7:15 p.m. The Novel Bunch starts 2019 with a reading of The Tender Bar by J.R. Moehringer, a Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist. His memoir, The Tender Bar, centres on his youth in his hometown pub in Manhasset, Long Island, and describes how he received valuable life lessons and friendship from an assortment of characters at the neighborhood bar, who provided him with a kind of fatherhood by committee. This program is for adults.
Weymouth Waterfront Library
4577 Highway 1, Weymouth, 902-837-4596, wey[email protected] library.ns.ca
• During open hours. Do you have used puzzle that you’d love to exchange for a new-to-you one? Then, bring your old puzzle to the Weymouth Waterfront Library during open hours. All types of puzzles are accepted. For more info contact the branch by calling 902-837-4596.
Jan. 4 to 31 during open hours. Clare-area folk artist Claude Theriault will have two wood carvings and two oil canvasses on display.
Folk Art Inspired Display:
Celebrating Family Literacy Day:
Saturday, Jan. 26, 10:30 to 11 a.m. To celebrate Family Literacy Day, families are invited to the library to listen to our “famous” puppets reading fun and interesting stories.