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Blackburn Hamlet

199 Glen Park

  • Mondays:10:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Tuesdays:10:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Wednesdays:10:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Thursdays:10:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Fridays:1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
  • Saturdays:10:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.
  • Sundays:Closed

Branches Nearby


199 Glen Park
Ottawa K1B 5B8



Branch Features

  • Book drop open 24 hours
  • Credit Cards/Interac Accepted
  • Free Parking
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wireless Access
  • Used book store

What's Happening at Blackburn Hamlet


Health DVDs for Seniors

Here are a few DVDs that may be of interest to seniors -- I was just organizing the dispaly of DVDs at Carlingwood and came across these -- they look good.  Check them out!

Learn more about: Health DVDs for Seniors

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Programs and Events

Scandinavia in a Nutshell

October 27, 2014 - 6:30pm

Follow Merv and Jessica Sullivan on a 4 week journey through Denmark, Sweden and Norway. You will see pictures of the famous Bog man (Grauballe Man) and learn about the Vikings and their travels in Denmark and Sweden. Witness a solstice day celebration in Helsingborg, Sweden and see the Canadian flag flying there - all happening while staying with a Swedish family for a week. The highlight of the trip is a climb on the Nigardsbreen Glacier in Norway using crampons and ice picks while following a famous route through the Norwegian Fjords. Offered in partnership with the Friendship Force.

Duration: 105 min

Registration required? Yes

Learn more about: Scandinavia in a Nutshell

Babytime - Session 2/ Bébés à la biblio - Séance 2

November 5, 2014 - 10:30am

Stories, rhymes and songs for babies and a parent or caregiver. 0-18 months. / Contes, comptines et chansons pour les bébés et un parent ou gardien. 0-18 mois.

Duration: 30 min

Registration required? Yes

Learn more about: Babytime - Session 2/ Bébés à la biblio - Séance 2

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Meeting Rooms

Meeting room

Capacity: 40
Information: 613-824-6926

About Blackburn Hamlet

The Blackburn Hamlet branch is conveniently located in the Common Shopping Plaza. The branch first opened in the Glen Ogilvie School in 1973 and moved to various locations before settling in at its present location. The community of Blackburn Hamlet is surrounded by the greenbelt, providing residents with abundant hiking and skiing trails.