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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.

  • four people with speech bubbles

    Saturdays, Apr 13, 2024 - Jun 29, 2024
    1:00pm
    90 minutes

    12 sessions remaining

    Practice your English conversation skills in a relaxed and friendly environment. All levels are welcome. / Pratiquez vos habilités de conversation en anglais dans une ambiance décontractée et amicale. Pour tous les niveaux.

    Language learning online resources / Ressources en ligne pour l'apprentisage des langues

  • Saturdays, Apr 13, 2024 - Jun 08, 2024
    1:30pm
    90 minutes

    9 sessions remaining

    For children 7-12, interested in learning to play chess and finding out more about the game. Teen volunteers will be on hand to help those who are learning!

  • Saturday Apr 13, 2024 at 2:00pm
    150 minutes

    Come watch a free showing of The Hunger Games (2012) with your friends! Snacks and beverages will be provided! For teens aged 12 to 17. The film is rated PG-13 (Disturbing Images|All Involving Teens|Intense Violent Thematic Material). Viewer discretion is advised. It runs for 2 hours and 22 minutes. Presented in English. Le film sera présenté en anglais.

    Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the Capitol of the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen volunteers in her younger sister's place and must rely upon her sharp instincts when she's pitted against highly trained Tributes who have prepared their entire lives. She must make impossible choices in the arena that weigh survival against humanity and life against love.

  • Saturdays, Apr 13, 2024 - May 25, 2024
    2:30pm
    60 minutes

    7 sessions remaining

    Bring your friends, hang out, and defeat your enemies. Play Super Smash Bros, Mario Kart 8 & more on our Nintendo Switch. Ages 12-17 

  • Sundays, Apr 14, 2024 - Jun 16, 2024
    12:00pm
    180 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Interested in miniature gaming with toy soldiers? Join in to play science fiction, high fantasy and historical games. Presented by the Ottawa Miniatures Gamers.

    Drop-in program for ages 12 and up.

    All materials will be supplied.

  • Mondays, Apr 15, 2024 - Jun 17, 2024
    9:30am
    30 minutes

    9 sessions remaining

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

  • Mondays, Apr 15, 2024 - Jun 24, 2024
    10:00am
    120 minutes

    10 sessions remaining

    Are you looking for work? Unemployed or underemployed?

    Drop-in to meet one-on-one with an Employment Counsellor from the Pinecrest-Queensway Employment Services team.

    Sessions will be held in study room number 2 on the 2nd floor of the library while the elevator is under refurbishment.

    Should you see that the counsellor is busy with another person, please wait outside patiently for your turn. Thank you.

  • person reading to children

    Mondays, Apr 15, 2024 - May 27, 2024
    10:00am
    30 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

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

  • Adult reading to a group of children

    Mondays, Apr 15, 2024 - Jun 05, 2024
    10:15am
    30 minutes

    15 sessions remaining

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

    **Please note : 

    -No programming on March 4 and 6 (week *before* March Break)

    -March Break : this program will occur as usual, followed by a craft activity (suitable for ages 4 and up, as supplies last).

  • Kids reading books

    Mondays, Apr 15, 2024 - May 13, 2024
    10:30am
    0 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

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

    Drop in.