Regular hours resume on September 7 2021

03/09/2021

Ottawa Public Library will return to regular pre-pandemic hours at most branches starting Tuesday, September 7, 2021 — including Sunday hours at 10 branches and InfoService as of Sunday, September 12.  

Hours are posted at branch entrances and on the Hours and location page of the OPL website.   

Fitzroy Harbour and Vernon branches are reopening after being closed since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020.  

Notice - Carlingwood branch

17/09/2021

The elevator at the Carlingwood branch is currently unavailable.

Rideau branch-Elevator out of service

15/09/2021

The elevator at Rideau is currently out of service for maintenance and repairs. Service will be restored on Monday, September 27th.

Holiday Closure: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

20/09/2021

All Ottawa Public Library branches will be closed on Thursday, September 30. Access our online services 24/7 on the Ottawa Public Library website.

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Drawing Workshop: Animal

Light blue background, on the left image of a big yellow sun cartoon style with eyes, nose and smile, on the right the text Summerland / Sous le soleil with a small hot air ballon over the text.

Do you like to draw? If so, this workshop is for you! You will learn drawing techniques while having fun with artist and teacher Liz Voyer from Salamander Art School. She will show you step by step how to make a drawing by explaining simple and effective techniques that will help you with proportions, colour mixing, textures and much more. Ages 9-12

You will need the following materials for the course:

  • Wooden colored pencils,
  • Pencils
  • Drawing paper,
  • Eraser,
  • Sharpener

Registrants will receive an additional email with the Zoom link ahead of the program. Click here for Summerland program FAQs.