UPDATE: Curbside services during the stay-at-home order– effective Apr. 8


Starting Thursday, April 8:

  • All our open branches will offer curbside returns and holds pick up.
  • Customers will no longer be permitted to enter the buildings.
  • The Bookmobile and Homebound Services will continue.
  • Hours of operation will remain the same.
  • Borrowed items can only be returned when branches are open.
  • Mask wearing outside in line remains mandatory.

For more details, go to the OPL blog.

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Organic Gardening 101

Seeds, vegetables, and plant pots
This talk is an introduction to the topic of organic gardening, with a focus on growing food.  Join Master Gardener Rebecca Last to learn pros and cons; tools of the trade; getting to know your garden; some simple soil tests; managing weeds, bugs and diseases; crop rotation; and companion planting. We will share a list of resources for orgqanic gardening in the Ottawa area.

Rebecca Last is a Master Gardener of Ottawa Carleton and the NRCan Gardening for Wellness Coordinator.