Wednesday, May 2, 2018


The Fitzroy Harbour branch of the Ottawa Public Library will be closed Thursday, May 10 through Thursday, May 17 inclusive. The branch will reopen for its regular hours Saturday, May 19.

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Ottawa – From May 5 to 12, The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) is offering programs for Digital Inclusion Week that promote online access and skill building to bridge the digital divide.

Monday, April 9, 2018

Ottawa – The Rosemount branch of the Ottawa Public Library (OPL) is celebrating its 100th anniversary!

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Ottawa – Do you love writing short fiction? Are you 50 years old or more?

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Ottawa –Young Ottawa writers and their tremendous talents were applauded yesterday on the main stage of Centrepointe Theatres at the 2018 awards ceremony for the Ottawa Pub

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Ottawa – Envie d’en savoir plus sur la cuisine avec l’Instant Pot, le multicuiseur inventé à Ottawa dont tout le monde parle ces temps-ci?

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Ottawa - The Ottawa Public Library is very pleased to collaborate with Library and Archives Canada and the Ottawa International Writers Festival to host a special evening of conversation with Jan Wong,

Monday, March 5, 2018

Ottawa – Starting this week, teens have an additional reason to storyboard their bookish ideas and translate their creative visions and voices into video.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

March is the Mois de la francophonie, and the Ottawa Public Library is celebrating Canada’s French language and culture with a host of activities. Visit the library and join in!

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Ottawa – The TVOKids Book Tour, supported by TD Bank, will return to the Nepean Centrepointe branch of the Ottawa Public Library on Monday, March 12 at 10:00 a.m. for an exciting program of crafts, reading, and discovery.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Ottawa – March Break is just around the corner and the Ottawa Public Library is offering free, fun, and educational programs, in branches throughout the city, from M

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Ottawa – The Ottawa Public Library’s (OPL) ‘à la carte’ Food Literacy Project won the Minister’s Award for Innovation in the Large Library Category a

Monday, January 29, 2018

Ottawa – The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) would like to convey its condolences to the family of Royal Galipeau.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Ottawa – Throughout February, the Ottawa Public Library (OPL) will be offering a range of programs and events to celebrate Black History Month.

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Ottawa –The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) is proud to present the i

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Ottawa – The St-Laurent branch (515 Côté Street) of the Ottawa Public Library will be closed from Monday, Ja

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Ottawa – City Council approved the Ottawa Public Library (OPL) 2018 operating and capital budget on December 13, 2017.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Ottawa –   Calling all young and creative Ottawans — starting December 1, you are invited to compose a poem, short story, or comic for the Ottawa Public Library’s

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

OTTAWA -- On Monday, December 4, Tim Tierney, Chair of the Ottawa Public Library Board and Councillor for B