CUPE Local 2329 has organized demonstrations at six libraries in the province today to protest drastic provincial budget cuts including the closure of more than half of the province’s public libraries.
Demonstrations will be held at the following locations today:
- Corner Brook Public Library, from 12-1:30 p.m.
- Kindale Public Library in Stephenville, from 12-1 p.m.
- Harmsworth Public Library in Grand Falls-Windsor, from 12:30-1:30 p.m.
- A.C. Hunter Public Library in St. John’s, from 1-2 p.m.
- Mount Pearl Public Library, from 12:30-1:30 p.m.
- Labrador City Public Library, from 1-2 p.m.
Public library workers will be giving out stickers and buttons during the Information Pickets. NLLA encourages all library supporters to attend.