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Ruth E. Dickinson

Hours this week
Day of weekOpening times
Monday10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday10:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Next holiday closure: Aug 01, 2016

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  • The branch will be closed on Sundays, from June 12 to September 4, 2016.
    100 Malvern
    OttawaOntario K2J 2G5
    613-580-2940 (Infoservice)
Book drop open 24 hours / Le poste de retour de livres est ouvert 24 heures sur 24
Credit cards/Interac Accepted / Cartes de crédit/Interac acceptés
Free parking / stationnement gratuit disponible
Wheelchair accessible / La succuresale est accessible

What's happening at Ruth E. Dickinson

  • As part of the Safer Roads Ottawa program, a number of self service bike repair stations have been set up across the City of Ottawa including the Cumberland, Nepean Centrepointe, Ruth E. Dickinson, St-Laurent and Greenboro branches of the...
  • Renowned Canadian author, Kenneth Oppel, will be coming to the Ruth E. Dickinson Branch in Barrhaven on Thursday June 2nd, at 7 p.m. to tell us about his new book, The Nest.  The Nest has just won the 2016 Book of the Year for...
  • Sep 14, 2016
    Share the enjoyment of good books in a relaxed atmosphere. Dickinson Reads meets the second Wednesday of each month. "The O’Briens" by Peter Behrens (September 14); "The High Road" by Terry Fallis (October 12); "A...
  • Dec 14, 2016
    Learn about the basic structure of the stock market and 3 key principles to stock investing. This program is geared to people who have little or no stock market experience. Presented by John Malcolm Financial Advisor.
  • Nov 16, 2016
    5 key steps introduce participants to important investment strategies for retirement. Learn the importance of goal setting for retirement, as well as understanding concepts around inflation, risk tolerance, asset allocation and...
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Meeting Room 60

Branch features

This branch is named after the first chair of the Nepean Public Library. The branch is unique in that it shares space with the Walter Baker Sports Centre and John McCrae Secondary School. This very child-friendly branch boasts a spacious children's section and is the centre of a vibrant, growing community.

Branch amenities