Visitors to Colchester-East Hants Public Library do not need to show Proof of Vaccination to enter spaces. People ages 12+ will need to provide Proof of Full COVID-19 Vaccination and matching personal ID to attend Library programs and book meeting rooms.
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Satellite Library Visit: Kennetcook Fire Hall

Meet us at the Kennetcook Fire Hall where you can browse and borrow materials, sign up for a Library card, and hear about our upcoming programs!

For your safety, we request that you observe social distancing. Masks must be worn when entering the Fire Hall.

Storytime

Stories, songs, and rhymes for the preschool crowd. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Call 902-895-4183 or email info@cehpubliclibrary.ca to register. 1 spot per family/bubble.

Staff will greet you at the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colchester Room at the start of the session.

For your safety, in-person programs will follow attendance limits as fitting to the program space and set-up. Participants are expected to be socially distanced, wear masks, and follow the Library’s other COVID-19 protocols.

 

Friday Morning Family Storytime

Stories, songs, and rhymes for the preschool crowd. For ages 0-5 with a caregiver.

How To Participate

Room capacity is limited. Please register in advance. Call 902-883-9838 or email elmsdale@cehpubliclibrary.ca.
Register 1 spot per family/bubble.

Staff will greet you at the Program Room at the start of the session.

For your safety, in-person programs will follow attendance limits as fitting to the program space and set-up. Participants are expected to be socially distanced, wear masks, and follow the Library’s other COVID-19 protocols.

 

Storytime

Stories, songs, and rhymes for the preschool crowd. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

How To Participate

Room capacity is limited. Please register in advance. Call 902-895-4183 or email info@cehpubliclibrary.ca to register.

Register 1 spot per family/bubble.

Staff will greet you at the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colchester Room at the start of the session.

For your safety, in-person programs will follow attendance limits as fitting to the program space and set-up. Participants are expected to be socially distanced, wear masks, and follow the Library’s other COVID-19 protocols.

 

Art Exhibit: Gerald Gloade

Gerald R. Gloade is an artist and educator who is currently the Program Development Officer for the Mi’kmawey Debert Project based in Truro, Nova Scotia. He is passionate about sharing his culture and history in the landscape and environment of Mi’kma’ki with audiences of all ages.

Running September 13 – October 25, 2021 in honour of Mi’kmaq History Month.

How To Participate

Visit the art show during the Truro Library’s open hours. This exhibit is displayed on the Second Floor.

Participants are expected to be socially distanced, wear masks, and follow the Library’s other COVID-19 protocols.

Conversational English

Is English your 2nd language? Or maybe your 4th? Our Conversational English program is for both beginners and those who would like to practice their English in a fun and friendly environment.

How to Participate

1 spot per household/device. Call 902-895-4183 or email info@cehpubliclibrary.ca to register. You will be emailed an invitation link to Zoom and instructions before the event takes place.

Storytime

Join us in the side yard as we read stories, sing songs, and craft to our heart’s content! Don’t forget to bring a comfy blanket.

Rain location: Mount Uniacke Program Room.

For safety, the Library’s outdoor events are offered with social distancing. Mask wearing is optional.

Satellite Library Visit: Middle Stewiacke Recreation Centre

Meet us at the Middle Stewiacke Recreation Centre where you can browse and borrow materials, sign up for a Library card, and use the public WiFi!

For your safety, we request that you observe social distancing. Masks must be worn when entering the Recreation Centre.

Roblox Escape Room

Can you escape the Roblox Escape Room? Work together to solve the puzzles and beat the clock!

How to Participate

Register 1 spot per household/device. Call 902-895-4183 or email info@cehpubliclibrary.ca to register. You will be emailed an invitation link to Zoom and instructions before the event takes place.

Tech Requirements: All devices are accepted.

 

Storytime

Stories, songs, and rhymes for the preschool crowd. For ages 2-5 with a caregiver.

Call 902-895-4183 or email info@cehpubliclibrary.ca to register. 1 spot per family/bubble.

Staff will greet you at the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Colchester Room at the start of the session.

For your safety, in-person programs will follow attendance limits as fitting to the program space and set-up. Participants are expected to be socially distanced, wear masks, and follow the Library’s other COVID-19 protocols.