Provincial State of Emergency: Impact to OPL Services


OPL services have not been impacted by the provincial announcement on Tuesday, January 12. Curbside returns and holds pickup services will continue at open branches.

Hours of operation will remain the same for most branches. Greely, North Gower, and Richmond branches will shift their hours to close by 8 p.m., and all Bookmobile stops will close by 8 p.m.

For details about current services, please visit this page.

HOLDS: If you would like to pause, cancel, or manage your holds, you can do so in your online account

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Basic Organic Gardening


Join David Hinks, Master Gardener for this introductory workshop where you will learn about the climate and soils of Ottawa, which vegetables grow best here, and how to grow them.

David Hinks is a passionate vegetable gardener with decades of experience.  One of the major themes in his workshops for gardeners is empowering people to grow their own food in a sustainable way.  David is very involved in issues related to food security and with the Lanark County Food Bank he has createdf a number of Community gardens in  Carleton Place, Almonte and Pakenham.