Canso Library, Nova Scotia

Ingles, Ernie; Mandeville, Angie
December 2006
Feliciter;2006, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p273
The article features the public library in Canso, Nova Scotia which was established in 1930. Canso was founded in 1605 and became a town in 1901 with a population of about 1,000. The Canso library was established through the help of priest James J. Tompkins as powered by his belief in the value of education. The library has managed to weave itself into the very fabric of the community as it serves to be a venue for friendly get together of old friends for exchange of ideas.


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