Cape Breton Regional Library

News and Notices

Isle of Story Festival

The Isle of Story Festival will take place April 24-27 in Sydney, celebrating the past, present, and future of storytelling in Cape Breton. The Isle of Story Festival has been made possible by a collaboration of local organizations, including Breton Books, the Cape Breton Regional Library, Cape Breton University’s Beaton Institute, and the Centre for Sounds Communities – CBU, and Membertou Heritage Park. Everyone is welcome to these free events!


Glace Bay Library Temporary Closure

The Glace Bay Library will close as of Thursday, April 11 to prepare for the move to the new branch location at 143 Commercial Street. Patrons are encouraged to use other Cape Breton Regional Library branches during this time. (Dominion, Reserve Mines, and New Waterford are the nearest locations.) We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


Searching for a New Storyteller-in-Residence

Are you interested in stories and the importance they have in everyday life? Do you enjoy, or know someone who enjoys, telling stories passed down from past generations? The Cape Breton Regional Library Board is searching for a new Storyteller-in-Residence, to be appointed in June.


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