Provincial State of Emergency: Impact to OPL Services

19/01/2021

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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Parenting

Help for parents of young children, with a focus on early literacy

Events

Parent-Baby Connections - Winter 2021

Join us for a virtual Babytime program for young children, ages 0 to 18 months. We will explore memorable songs, rhymes and resources to bond...

Thursday Jan 21, 2021 at 2:30pm / until Mar 11, 2021

Connexions Parents-bébés - hiver 2021

Joignez-vous à nous pour des activités de stimulation virtuelles entre parents et leur petit puis partagez vos expériences. Explorez de nouvelles idées faciles et amusantes...

Wednesday Jan 20, 2021 at 9:00am / until Mar 10, 2021

Parent-Baby Connections - Winter 2021

Join us for a virtual Babytime program for young children, ages 0 to 18 months. We will explore memorable songs, rhymes and resources to bond...

Thursday Jan 21, 2021 at 2:30pm / until Mar 11, 2021

Connexions Parents-bébés - hiver 2021

Joignez-vous à nous pour des activités de stimulation virtuelles entre parents et leur petit puis partagez vos expériences. Explorez de nouvelles idées faciles et amusantes...

Wednesday Jan 20, 2021 at 9:00am / until Mar 10, 2021

Blogs

28/10/2020
Dear parents and guardians, We miss you dearly in the branches. While we’ve seen...
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05/01/2021
Why should you sing with your child? How will this help your child learn...
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30/11/2020
Children start to learn language by hearing people talk, and talking to your child...
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15/10/2020
Hello, I'm Robin, a librarian at the Sunnyside Branch of the Ottawa Public Library...
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