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.

Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre kiosk out of service

13/09/2021

The kiosk machine dispensing adult books at the Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre 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.

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Teen Advisory Group (TAG)

Are you between the ages of 14 and 18, want to earn community involvement hours, build leadership skills and meet new teens in your area? If so, come to the OPL and become a member of TAG!

TAGs:

  • Have their say in which activities and services are offered to teens
  • Help plan and implement them
  • Help design Teen Zones
  • Participate in focus groups related to the Teen section of the OPL website
  • Read advance copies of Teen fiction books and write reviews
  • Speak about OPL teen services to the media
  • Advise the Library about new collections and suggest titles to buy

They also build marketable skills in:

  • Project management
  • Marketing
  • Time management
  • Public speaking

Below are the branches that have TAGs:

  • Alta Vista
  • Beaverbrook
  • Carlingwood
  • Centennial
  • Cumberland
  • Emerald Plaza
  • Greely
  • Greenboro
  • Hazeldean
  • Main
  • Nepean Centrepointe
  • North Gloucester
  • Orléans
  • Ruth E. Dickinson
  • St-Laurent
  • Stittsville
  • Sunnyside

To find out which branches are currently recruiting new members or for more information, please contact libraryvolunteers@biblioottawalibrary.ca 

More volunteering opportunities for teens at the Library.