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Used Book Sale ~ Last 2 days of the sale.
Friday ~ BOGO; Saturday ~ Fill a grocery bag for $5.00. This is a great opportunity to pick up some holiday gifts. The sale will run until Saturday, December 7 at 5:00 P.M at the McConnell Library. The sale will run during regular library hours.
Bev McGee, Library Assistant with the Children's Department of the James McConnell Memorial Library, has won the provincial Emile Theriault Award, which recognizes the efforts of a library support staff member who has made a major contribution to the library community in Nova Scotia. See details.
Check-out the cool Trash 2 Treasure Contest entries here.
The Cape Breton Regional Library and the Adult Learning Association of Cape Breton County have partnered on a new fundraising initiative called Letters For Life. Check it out.
CBRL now provides access to resources for genealogical and historical research through the online database ancestry.ca. This is a great way to search for immigration records, vital records, census records, family histories, court records, church records, directories, photos, military records, passenger lists and more. This resource is only available at library branches. You may access the database on a public access computer terminal or by logging onto the library's wireless internet service on your laptop or mobile device. The database is not accessible from home. While in the library, visit http://ancestrylibrary.proquest.com and start your search. For assistance with getting started and tips on searching, please visit the LibGuide for Ancestry Library Edition or ask a library staff member.
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