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ECRL Board of Directors Seeking Volunteer

ECRL invites and encourages community members to apply to the Province for a volunteer position on the ECRL Board of Directors. For more information on the position and process, visit https://novascotia.ca/apps/abc/CurrentOpportunities.aspx and select 'Library Board - Eastern Counties Regional'

Hand holding megaphone with speech bubble Volunteer Needed. Text on green block: we invite and encourage community members to apply to the province for a volunteer position on the ECRL Board. The appointment process takes six months to a year. If you want to help, please consider applying. All abilities and diverse life experiences are welcome. Text in blue block: If you're interested in participating in our Board of Directors, contact: Samantha West samantha.west@novascotia.ca and URL link

Wi-Fi expansion Sherbrooke Public Library

For Immediate Release: Wi-Fi expansion at the Sherbrooke Public Library

Eastern Counties Regional Library (ECRL) is pleased to announce the completion of a project to expand the range of the free Wi-Fi offered by the Sherbrooke Public Library. The Province of Nova Scotia made this... Learn More

2024 Winter Programming Available Now

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ECRL Programming by Location

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Guysborough

Sherbrooke

Mabou

Port Hawkesbury

St. Peter's

Petit-de-Grat

Margaree Forks

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International Day of Persons with Disabilities Dec. 3

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December 3rd marks the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) proclaimed first by the United Nations in 1992. It is a day to promote an understanding of disability issues and raise awareness on the importance of equal access for persons with disabilities in all aspects... Learn More

Menstrual Program Expansion - Incontinence Products Now Available

ECRL is pleased to announce the expansion of our menstrual product program to include incontinence products to better meet the needs of our communities. Visit your local branch today!

2023 Fall Programming Underway

Fall programming is underway at all ECRL branches. You are invited to stop by and see what sparks your imagination!

ECRL Menstrual Product Program Launch

For immediate release:     ECRL Menstrual Product Program Launch

Eastern Counties Regional Library (ECRL) is pleased to announce the launch of menstrual product access at all ECRL locations. The organization received a one-time grant of $25,000 from the Nova Scotia Department of... Learn More

Read Atlantic Now Available

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The 2023 Read Atlantic/Lire Atlantique Unlimited Access collection emerges from a collaboration between public libraries in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, and Prince Edward Island and the Atlantic Publishers Marketing Association. This initiative provides all public library... Learn More

IACLA Activity Report 2022-23

The Interregional Advisory Committee for Library Accessibility (IACLA) Activity Report for 2022-23 is now available. Access the report in PDF or MP3 formats.

ECRL AGM

Eastern Counties Regional Library’s (ECRL) Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday, June 15 in-person at the ECRL Regional Office in Mulgrave. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Please RSVP to admin@ecrl.ca.

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