Parents/Caregivers, are you ready for March Break?

March 7, 2016

Parents/Caregivers, are you ready for March Break?

March 14-18, 2016

The library is a busy place during March Break. Public libraries across the province are getting ready and busy preparing their programs for the thousands of kids and teens who will be visiting them over the March Break holidays.

Contact your local public library to find out what is happening in your area –

Here’s just a sample of what’s going on:


Annapolis Valley Regional Library 


LEGO WeDo Robotics (ages 7-12) Kingston, Berwick, Middleton, Lawrencetown, Bridgetown, Kingston

Musical Tablets (ages 6-12) – Berwick, Kingston

Girl Power (ages 10-15) – Berwick, Wolfville


Cape Breton Regional Library 


Let’s Talk Science: Magic Show – Sydney

Lego (all ages) – Syndey, Glace Bay

Puppet Shows, Crafts, Games, Arts (all ages) – Dominion, Glace Bay, North Sydney, Sydney


Colchester-East Hants Public Library


Story Builders (ages 12-16) – Truro

Crafts (ages 0-12) – Stewiacke

Star Wars Scavenger Hunt (all ages) – Stewiacke


Cumberland Public Libraries


Lego (grades P-6) – Amherst, Pugwash, Springhill, Oxford, Advocate

Art Bots / Crafternoon (grades P-6) – Parrsboro, Amherst

Movie: Me, Earl & the Dying Girl (grades 7-12) – Amherst


Eastern Counties Regional Library


Video Game Making: working with Pixel Press & iPads (ages 8-12) – Mulgrave

Puzzles, Colouring, Crafts, Painting, Lego, Board Games & More! (all ages) – Guysborough, Canso, Port Hawkesbury

Garage Band Monday / Lego Mindstorm Wednesday – Petit de Grat


Halifax Public Libraries


Mad Science (ages 5+) – Central, Dartmouth North, Keshen Goodman, Sheet Harbour,

Maritime Reptile Zoo (ages 5+) – Woodlawn, Sackville, Cole Harbour,

Minecraft (ages 8+) – Halifax North, Keshen Goodman, Sackville, Woodlawn, Musquodoboit Valley


Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library


Minecraft (ages 6+) – Antigonish, New Glasgow, Westville, Stellarton, 

Art programs (all ages) – River John, Antigonish, Westville, Stellarton, Trenton, 

Open Mic (all ages) – Antigonish


South Shore Public Libraries (PDF)


Spring Song Shenanigans (all ages) – Lunenburg, Bridgewater, Liverpool

Coding for Kids with Scratch (ages 5-8) – Lunenburg, Bridgewater, Liverpool

Coding for Kids with Gamestar Mechanic (ages 9+) – Lunenburg, Bridgewater, Liverpool


Western Counties Regional Library 


Wii Games (all ages) – Shelburne, Lockeport,

Minecraft (ages 7-12, 9-14/16) – Pubnico, Weymouth, Clare, Digby, Shelburne, Westport, Yarmouth

Crafts (ages 5+) – Digby, Clare, Weymouth, Yarmouth


Other March Break Activities:

Recreation Nova Scotia

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Museums