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Constance Bay

262 Len Purcell

  • Mondays:4:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Tuesdays:10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. & 4:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Wednesdays:Closed
  • Thursdays:4:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Fridays:Closed
  • Saturdays:10:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m.
  • Sundays:Closed


262 Len Purcell
Ottawa K0A 3M0



Branch Features

  • Book drop open 24 hours
  • Free Parking
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wireless Access

What's Happening at Constance Bay


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Programs and Events

Bristlebots and Button Making

July 29, 2014 - 10:30am

Build your own Bristlebot using a toothbrush head and tiny motor and watch it vibrate through paint to create a piece of art which we’ll make into buttons. Ages 6-12.

Duration: 60 min

Registration required? Yes

Learn more about: Bristlebots and Button Making

Felting Workshop with local artist Wendo Van Essen

August 5, 2014 - 10:30am

Create your own unique piece of natural textile art using raw sheep wool.  Wet felting has endured for 5000 years and this simple technique turns fluffy wisps of wool fibre into strong durable fabric using moisture and pressure. Ages 6-12.

Duration: 75 min

Registration required? Yes

Learn more about: Felting Workshop with local artist Wendo Van Essen

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About Constance Bay

Get your family out for activities at the community centre and visit the Library all at the same time! Located in the Constance and Buckham's Bay Community Centre, the branch is at the centre of community life, surrounded by indoor and outdoor activities. Check out a book, surf the web using the high-speed connection, or request items from across the OPL system through the online catalogue. Situated close to the beautiful Ottawa River and abundant nature.