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Mask information

NS Health is making mask-wearing mandatory for indoor public places, including the library, as of July 31. **

Want to sew your own fabric masks? Here are some of the best tutorials and information we've found.

From Valley Regional Hospital Foundation, how to sew a pleated mask with ties and filter pocket.

From Sweet Red Poppy, a pleated mask with elastic.

From Freesewing, the Florence face mask.

Here's a link to download the Jesse Mask (PDF with several sizes).

A good-fitting mask from Mia DIY on YouTube.

No sewing machine? Here's a Hand Sewn tutorial.

And here's a No-Sew version made with socks!

Public Health Canada has some no-sew methods of making a mask.

Mask advice from Public Health Canada.

Video showing how to safely don & doff a fabric mask.

How to put on and remove Face Masks.

This VIDEO explores the different ways to make ties, nose bridges, and different mask patterns.

New to sewing? Head to Creative Bug, get your free account, and get started. Tutorials include Sewing Machine Basics and more.

**Unable to aquire your own mask? Ask for one at your local libary!