October 15, 2014
Chris Benjamin, Writer in Residence, Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library

We are nothing without stories. - Chris Benjamin

Chris Benjamin is a freelance journalist and an author of fiction and non-fiction. He is the current Writer in Residence at the Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library.

What is the value of Canadian Library Month?

October 15, 2014
Trecia Schell, Community Services Librarian, Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library

What it was then, is not how it is now, it’s always changing, and that’s the thing about libraries. - Trecia Schell, Community Services Librarian, Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library

October 14, 2014

A month dedicated to libraries? It’s dope. - Donovan Shirt

Donovan Shirt performed as part of Singing Storytellers at the James McConnell Memorial Library on October 9th, 2014.

What's your story?

October 10, 2014

We learn from each other when we tell stories. - Faye MacDougall, Regional Librarian, James McConnell Memorial Library, Sydney, Nova Scotia

What’s the role of the library in your community?

October 9, 2014

Singing is a communal activity in many cultures. - Anne Lederman

October 8, 2014
Alan Syliboy at the launch of THUNDERMAKER

Art is my vehicle that allows me to share the stories of the Mi’kmaq culture. - Alan Syliboy

On a sunny day in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, a crowd of art fans and library patrons gathered at the People's Place Library for the launch of a unique exhibit.