Current In-Person Services


OPEN BRANCHES: 22 of our branches and the Bookmobile are currently open for modified services at this time.

Additional branches will reopen for contactless returns and holds pickup in the fall and early winter. Details:

HOURS AND LOCATIONS: for current branch hours.

BOOKMOBILE: for the current Bookmobile stops schedule.

MANDATORY: Masks are required to be worn inside Ottawa Public Library branches, as per theTemporary Mandatory Mask By-law. Customers who are not wearing masks will not be allowed inside branches. Exceptions apply for people with medical exemptions.

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Bottle blowout at Reshape it!

Maggie's jetpack

We were building with bottles today at Sunnyside Branch at our Reshape it program for 6 to 8 year olds. We recycled gaterade or pop bottles into new fun objects. There were bugs and jet packs and even a rhombicuboctahedron! We were certainly not limited by our imaginations.

Image: Recycled Crafts Box

Recycled Crafts Box

Sock Puppets, Cardboard Castles, Bottle Bugs & 37 More Earth-friendly Projects & Activities You Can Create
By Martin, Laura C.