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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.

  • Tuesdays, Jul 02, 2024 - Aug 27, 2024
    2:00pm
    60 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    Want to learn more about your family history or getting stuck working on your family tree?  

    Drop-in to work on your family tree, share research strategies, and discover what resources are available for your research.  

    Specialists from the Ontario Genealogical Society Ottawa Branch and the Ottawa Public Library will answer questions and help you get the most from library resources.  

    Bring your laptop, tablet, or borrow a Chromebook from the library.  

    All welcome! 

  • Knitting

    Tuesdays, Jul 02, 2024 - Aug 27, 2024
    2:00pm
    120 minutes

    9 sessions remaining

    Do you like to knit, crochet, or do handwork of some sort? Please join like-minded individuals for an enjoyable afternoon of crafting. Bring any project that you are working on.  Drop In

  • Tuesday Jul 02, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Climb on board my rocket ship. Help code the best flight path with Cubetto! You can make fun space crafts too!

    Registration required.  Ages 5 and up.

    Registration opens on Monday, June 10, 2024 - 10:00am

  • Lego Party

    Tuesdays, Jul 02, 2024 - Jul 23, 2024
    4:30pm
    150 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Create and build with Lego®!

    Drop-in program.

    All are welcome. Registration not required. 

  • TD Summer Reading Club banner

    Wednesdays, Jul 03, 2024 - Aug 14, 2024
    10:00am
    30 minutes

    7 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes, and songs for children of all ages and a parent/caregiver. Drop-in program. Family Program.

  • Adult reading to a group of children

    Wednesdays, Jul 03, 2024 - Aug 21, 2024
    10:15am
    30 minutes

    14 sessions remaining

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

    **Please note: There will be no programs from June 9 - July 1.

  • An adult reading a story to a child

    Wednesdays, Jul 03, 2024 - Jul 17, 2024
    10:15am
    45 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes, and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. Drop-in program. Family program.

  • Wednesday Jul 03, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Nothing can stop it!

    Join us to create your own alien monster and the spaceship they rode in on! Registration Required. For ages 4-9.

    This is the same program being offered at Beaverbrook and Hazeldean Branches for ages 7-9; and at Constance Bay and Fitzroy Harbour Branches for ages 4-9. 

    Please register for the program at the branch most convenient for you!

  • Wednesdays, Jul 03, 2024 - Aug 14, 2024
    10:30am
    30 minutes

    7 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes, and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. Drop in. Family program.

  • Wednesday Jul 03, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

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

    Storytime from 10:30-11:00am

    Stay and Play from 11:00-11:30am