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Some in-branch programs require registration with your library card. Please log in with your library account or follow this link to apply for a card online. You can also apply for a card in person at any of our 33 locations.

  • Tuesday Mar 19, 2024 at 5:20pm
    20 minutes

    A mysterious force has propelled you through time and you have 20 minutes to work together with other teens to find the clues, solve the mystery and find your way back to the present. For ages 13 to 17.

    There is a maximum of 5 people per time slot. 

    There are three time slots available : 

    4:45 pm, (English session)

    5:20 pm, (English session)

    5:50 pm. (French session)

    *** Please register for only one time slot.***

    Note: This escape room has been organised and created by Teen volunteers (2023-2024 Teen Advisory Group) @ North Gloucester branch.

  • Tuesdays, Mar 19, 2024 - Jun 18, 2024
    6:30pm
    60 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Combine basic drawing strokes into easy-to-learn pattern combinations that inspire creativity, relaxation and meditation.

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    Tuesday Mar 19, 2024 at 6:30pm
    60 minutes

    Adults are invited to join us in making their own cards. Make greeting cards for your loved ones for any occasion. Supplies are provided but feel free to also bring your own. All skill levels are welcome. Come along and have fun! 

  • Wednesdays, Mar 20, 2024 - Apr 24, 2024
    10:15am
    30 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes and songs for toddlers and a parent or caregiver. 19-35 months. 30 min. Drop in.

  • Wednesdays, Mar 20, 2024 - Apr 17, 2024
    10:30am
    60 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    Stories, songs and rhymes for toddlers and their parent or caregiver with Stay & Play for 30 minutes afterwards.  For ages 19-35 months.  Drop-In.

  • Wednesdays, Mar 20, 2024 - Jun 05, 2024
    10:30am
    90 minutes

    12 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes, and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver.

    You can also "Stay and Play" with self-directed toys and activities after storytime.

    Drop-in Program

  • Wednesdays, Mar 20, 2024 - Jun 19, 2024
    10:30am
    90 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Presented by South-East Ottawa Community Health

    Find out about:

    •Community Support Services for seniors and adults with physical disabilities

    •Volunteer Opportunities.

    Services discussed will include medical transportation, handy helpers, friendly visitors, respite care, home making, caregiver support and more

  • Wednesdays, Mar 20, 2024 - Apr 24, 2024
    2:00pm
    60 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Do you already have some basic English language skills, and are you looking for a casual, friendly environment where you can practice your English speaking skills?

    Join our English conversation group!

    Receive guidance from our leaders, meet new people and gain confidence in your ability to speak English.

    Vous avez déjà une base en anglais et vous cherchez un endroit avec une ambiance décontractée et amicale pour pratiquer vos habiletés de converser en anglais?

    Joignez-vous à notre groupe de conversation en anglais!

    Recevez des conseils, rencontrez de nouvelles personnes et gagnez de la confiance à converser en anglais.

  • Wednesday Mar 20, 2024 at 5:30pm
    120 minutes

    Join us for the ultimate armchair travel around Europe. The European Book Club is offered in partnership with European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) in Ottawa to promote contemporary European authors and their works. A book title from an EU country is selected for discussion each month.

    Austrian author Marie Gamillscheg will discuss her book entitled Uprising of the Sea Creatures. Please follow the link for an English excerpt. : https://www.new-books-in-german.com/recommendations/uprising-of-the-sea-...

  • Wednesday Mar 20, 2024 at 6:00pm
    60 minutes

    Looking for a summer job? Join us for a workshop dedicated to job searching and interview preparation. Registration required 

    Ages 13-17