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  • Wool

    Thursdays, Jun 08, 2023 - Dec 21, 2023
    90 minutes

    15 sessions remaining

    Join us at our new yarn club!

    Knitters, crocheters, needle workers, rug hookers – all are welcome to socialize with fellow yarn crafters and work on their latest project.

    Drop-in program.

  • Monday Jun 12, 2023 at 5:30pm
    90 minutes

    Art of Iris folding

    Would you like to learn how to create lovely art pieces using simple paper strips? Join us for a session of IRIS folding. Learn new skill and find a new friends.

  • Web banner for Arts and Culture

    Tuesday Jun 13, 2023 at 6:00pm
    60 minutes

    Listen to music and create art by drawing, painting, or sculpting.  This program will increase sensory awareness, facilitate mindfulness, and encourage emotional expression.

  • Wednesday Jun 14, 2023 at 11:00am
    60 minutes

    A powwow is a gathering to celebrate First Nations culture through dance, songs, food and crafts, and is open to all. This high-intensity workout will incorporate powwow dance steps from different styles of powwow dance and the sounds of contemporary and traditional powwow music into a simple, follow-along workout. 

    Amanda Fox is Ojibwe from Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory on Manitoulin Island, and is based in Ottawa, Ontario. Amanda is a jingle dress dancer, singer, drummer, beadwork artist, sewing artist, powwow workout instructor, and workshop facilitator.  She started dancing as soon as she could walk and has a profound knowledge in powwow dance and protocols.  She started offering powwow workouts as a way to share her culture while promoting physical health. 

    Wednesday June 14, 11 am

    In partnership with The Good Companions, 670 Albert Street.

    In person program, Max participants: 30

  • Saturday Jun 17, 2023 at 1:00pm
    60 minutes

    Born in England and raised in Canada, Bhat Boy is a graduate of the Ontario College of Art and Design. Famous for painting Nuns, Dragons and Goldfish, his whimsical paintings of the National Capital region are both fun and thought provoking. WWW.BHATBOY.COM

  • Monday Jul 03, 2023 at 5:30pm
    90 minutes

    Learn the Art of Zentangle

    Would you like to improve focus and encourage creativity? Then join us  to learn how to Zentangle. It may look like simple doodling, but the Zentangle method is actually a structured way to create beautiful black and white drawings. Anyone can learn it, regardless of artistic skill or experience.

  • Tuesday Jul 04, 2023 at 6:00pm
    120 minutes

    Are you between the ages of 20 and 30 years old and looking to meet friends in Ottawa? Look no further!

    Join us at the Main branch of the Ottawa Public Library for a Friend Café. Participants are invited to participate in a speed-dating style activity to meet others from around the city.

    This event will be in English.

    Registration required.

  • Monday Jul 17, 2023 at 5:30pm
    90 minutes

    Notan Art and Zentangle

    Notan is a Japanese term which means ''light dark harmony''.

    Join us for a creative afternoon of designing and adding color or Zentangle to your art piece.