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Glass Slipper Organization hosting another dress event

NEW GLASGOW — The Glass Slipper Organization is preparing to help local teenagers with prom festivities again this year by providing dresses for students who might not be able to afford one. The next Glass Slipper event will be held on January 11 from 12 to 4 p.m. at the New Glasgow Library. The organization is...

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March Break fun for everyone

STELLARON — The Museum of Industry is applying the old adage of something for everyone in a big way during March Break. Part of Nova Scotia’s museum network, the local museum is offering a variety of programs as it marks March Break from March 16 to 24. “I think we will have kids having a lot of...

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Locals involved in Indie Author Day

For all the bright lights, shiny things and distractions around it, nothing motivates the creative mind quite like a deadline. And as deadlines go, catching Canada’s 150 is a pretty big one. And yet, with ‘Where Pines and Maples Grow’, a group of eight local authors managed to do just that. Known in group form...

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Maker Space at People’s Place

The grand opening of the Makerspace at the Antigonish People’s Place library was the place to be today! Makerspace equipment and software are available for use free of charge to library patrons. Some supplies are available at a minimal cost.  It’s a reminder of the changing role libraries have in their communities, and an example...

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Get creative at People’s Place

ANTIGONISH – Maybe it’s a mug with a unique decal or a cool t-shirt design, thanks to the Silhouette Cameo Machine. It could be a chess piece printed with the 3D printer, the ability for someone to design their own brochure or business card with the Adobe Creative Suite software, or teaching someone how to...

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