Upcoming Events

Sep 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nelson Public Library - main level
The Nelson Public Library celebrates Pride Weekend (Sept 2 – 5) with an author reading when Liz Millward presents her book Making a Scene: Lesbian Community in Canada 1964 – 1984. Making a Scene chronicles
Sep 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Nelson Public Library - lower level
Our volunteer group is dedicated to improving the services and facilities offered at the Nelson Public Library through creative fundraising and community networking ideas. We meet the second Tuesday of every month. Meetings are relaxed,
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nelson Public Library
The Library Board and the Chief Librarian meet on the main level of the library.  Meetings are open to the public, everyone is welcome to attend.
Sep 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nelson Public Library - main level
a presentation by lawyer Troy Trillo Most of us don’t like to think about our eventual demise, and yet we care about what happens after we’re gone. The Nelson Public Library hosts a free evening


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Rules & Regulations and What to Read

Deadline for entries: August 31, 2016



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