Useful Links


"The Coastguard"

CKBW - Bridgewater
CJLS - Yarmouth

Video Gallery featuring Shelburne County

Photos of Shelburne on Flickr


Community Groups

Shelburne County Garden Club

Shelburne County Exhibition Association

Shelburne County Family Resource Centre

Shelburne Bashers Baseball

Shelburne Harbour Yacht Club

P.E.T. Projects PET Projects, a Branch of the Beulah Burman Memorial Animal Shelter Society has many great adoptable pets in foster care that need your help to find homes.

Shelburne Curling Club


Destination Southwest Nova Scotia
Discover Shelburne County Tourism Association
-Their blog
Discover Shelburne County's Facebook Group
-Discover Shelburne County on Twitter
Distance Calculator
Shelburne Historical Society -- includes Virtual Tour of Historic Shelburne!
Islands Provincial Park - reservations
General Information
Birding Destinations of Shelburne County
Check out "Local Business Links" for some of our Accommodations
Farmer's Market Shelburne NS

Economic Development

Statistics Canada information on Shelburne
Province of Nova Scotia web site
Shelburne and Area Chamber of Commerce
Town of Shelburne - Community and Economic Development Office
Public Information and Input - Project Blog

Local Business Links

Cooke Aquaculture
Shelburne and Area Chamber of Commerce
Shelburne Harbour Boat Tours
Port of Shelburne
The Coopers Inn
Millstones Bed & Breakfast
Shelburne Harbourside Cottages
Barracks Cove Kitchenettes
Shelburne Mall website
Sandy Lane Vacation Rentals
Whispering Waves Cottages
Boulder Cove Cottages
Ideal Discount Store
The Whirligig Book Shop
Water Street Lighthouse B&B

Cultural Organizations

Black Loyalist Heritage Society
Shelburne County Genealogical Society
Shelburne County GenWeb --- part of the Nova Scotia and Canada GenWeb projects
Osprey Arts Centre

McKay Memorial Library
Shelburne County Exhibtion Association


Tri-County Regional School Board
Nova Scotia Community College, Shelburne Campus
Hillcrest Academy - elementary school web page
Shelburne Regional High School web page


Town Map
Places in Shelburne County A web-based list place names in Shelburne County, Nova Scotia.
Shelburne and Area Chamber of Commerce Visitor Map

McKay Memorial Library - Shelburne

Library Hours

Sunday Closed
Monday Closed
Tuesday 12:30 - 5:00 & 6:00 - 8:00
Wednesday 12:30 - 5:00 & 6:00 - 8:00
Thursday 12:30 - 5:00 & 6:00 - 8:00
Friday 10:00 - 5:00
Saturday 10:00 - 2:00

P.O. Box 158, 254 Water Street
Shelburne, NS B0T 1W0
Phone: (902) 875-3615
Fax: (902) 875-1015
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Programs & Exhibits

To find out what's happening in this branch and around our region, please visit Western Counties Regional Library

Public Computers & Equipment

C@P Site
Wheel-chair accessible
3 computers with Internet access and WordPerfect
1 computer with Internet access and Microsoft applications (Word, Access, Publisher, Excel, PowerPoint)
express terminal with online library catalog
printer (colour and b&w)
photocopier (b&w)
microfilm reader
CCTV (print enlarger)
fax machine
CD-ROM children's titles and reference titles
Wireless Internet access

Quick Facts

Joined Western Counties Regional Library: June 5, 1969
Branch opened: February 15, 1970
Branch relocated: July 21, 1989


Co-ordinator - Joanne Head, BA, MLIS This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Library Clerk IV - Suzanne Grear
Library Clerk III - Debbie Perry
Library Clerk I - Paula Hesse
Library Clerk I (Reserves) - Deborah Fraser

Board Members

Councillor Cathy Holmes, Municipality of Shelburne
Councillor Bernie Nickerson, Town of Shelburne
Rilla Race, Shelburne Library Building Association

Support Associations

Shelburne Library Building Association
Friends of the Library