Libraries inspire! During Canadian Library Month, we're offering a series of programs for all ages! Let us inspire you!
October 1-29: MASC Older Adult Series
Arts, crafts and music programs for older adults presented by Multicultural Arts for Schools and Communities.
October 4: Read with Ranger Kara
Ranger Kara, from TVO Kids’, reads Canadian children's books and hosts meet-and-greet autograph session. Participants will receive a copy of her book.
October 6-11: Fire Prevention Week
Fire safety Storytime featuring Sparky the Fire Dog.
October 13-28: Big Library Read
Free simultaneous access to the “Anatomy of a Misfit” eBook by author Andrea Portes that any reader with a Library card can instantly start reading without holds or waitlists.
October 25: Kids’ Lit Café
An interactive and family-friendly celebration showcasing local authors and illustrators of children and teen books. Meet-and-greet, booksale, workshops.
October 21-24: Small Business Week
Four-day series for business owners, entrepreneurs and professionals in collaboration with the Business Development Bank of Canada and Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Association.
October 21-November 17: Teen Author Fest
Readings, Q&A, meet-and-greet and book signing with authors of books for teens, including New York Times Bestellers.
All month: 3D printer Roadshow
Watch a demonstration of 3D printing.