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Library Month shaping up to be busy!

Library Month - Mois des bibliothèques

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.