• Current In-Person Services

    19/10/2020

    22 of our branches and the Bookmobile are open for modified services at this time. For details on our current in-person services, visit: https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/current-branch-services.

    Visit our Hours and Locations page for our current branch hours and our Bookmobile page for the current Bookmobile schedule.

    MANDATORY:  Masks are required to be worn inside Ottawa Public Library branches, as per theTemporary Mandatory Mask By-law. Customers who are not wearing masks will not be allowed inside branches. Exceptions apply for people with medical exemptions.

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Virtual Genealogy

Drop in to share research strategies, & discover what resources are available for your research. Volunteers from The Ontario Genealogical Society will be here to...

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Tuesday Oct 27, 2020 at 2:00pm

Sign your child up for free online tutoring and homework help.  Volunteer tutors from Frontier College will meet with learners one-on-one...

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Various dates and times.

Let's Talk Science Webcard

Frontier College in partnership with Let's Talk Science is offering fun online math and science activities for children ages 6...

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Saturday Oct 24, 2020 at 10:00am / until Dec 12, 2020

Homework Help Web Banner

Sign up for free learning support for adult learners of English and French.  Volunteer tutors from Frontier College will meet with...

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Monday Nov 2, 2020 at 12:00pm / until Dec 07, 2020

Youth telling stories on stage

Each child participating will have the opportunity to explore, learn and develop a personal style of storytelling in a creative and supportive on-line environment. Story selection,...

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Sunday Oct 25, 2020 at 9:30am / until Nov 22, 2020

Do you want to make your writing more effective?  Fictional technique is important for bringing your memoir or story to life for readers.  Join Moira...

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Saturday Oct 24, 2020 at 10:00am

Join Chef Bruce Wood to watch his demo of a delicious vegetarian dish. Roasted with a number of other roots, cider and honey, the parsnips...

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Wednesday Oct 21, 2020 at 12:30pm

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Join us for the national launch of Love After the End: An Anthology of Two-Spirit

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Thursday Oct 22, 2020 at 7:30pm

Do you find yourself losing balance and falling? Do you lean over? Join Cassie Love, Essential Movement Specialist to go over the muscles to strengthen...

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Friday Oct 23, 2020 at 10:00am

Tech Café Logo showing parts of computer keyboard, smart phone and camera

In this third presentation on using your Apple devices, Dave Rostenne and Tom Leroux, experts in Apple products, and organizers of the BYMUG, the Bytown...

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Monday Oct 26, 2020 at 10:00am