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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.

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    Mondays, Feb 26, 2024 - Mar 25, 2024
    1:00pm
    120 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Love to play cards? Seniors in Bells Corners are invited to join an informal card group. Play Euchre, Rummy, Hearts, Skip-Bo, and more! 

    Fourth Monday afternoon of each month

    In partnership with South Nepean Satellite Community Health Center

    Registration recommended, but drop-ins are welcome when space is available. 

  • Monday Feb 26, 2024 at 1:15pm
    30 minutes

    Stories, rhymes, songs and activities for babies (ages 0-18 months) and a parent/caregiver. Bilingual program. 

    Contes, comptines, et chansons pour les bébés (0-18 mois) accompagnés d’un parent ou gardien. Programme bilingue.

  • Mondays, Feb 26, 2024 - Jun 10, 2024
    1:30pm
    90 minutes

    13 sessions remaining

    Baby playgroups are facilitated by Early Childhood Educators with early learning activities for babies and a chance for caregivers to network and share experiences.   A partnership between the Early On Family and Child Centre and the Library. 

    Ages 0-18 months.  Drop in Program.

  • Monday Feb 26, 2024 at 1:30pm
    90 minutes

    Drop in to play, make and read! For ages 4-12. Please note that staff will not supervise activities.

    Mondays January 15, January 29, February 12 and February 26

    Venez jouer ou créer ou lire! Pour les enfants de 4 à 12 ans. Veuillez noter que les activités ne seront pas supervisées par le personnel.  

    Les lundis 15 janvier, 29 janvier, 12 février et 26 février

  • Mondays, Feb 26, 2024 - Jun 24, 2024
    1:30pm
    120 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    The Ottawa Public Library has thousands of digital titles, discover how to access them using resources like Libby and cloudLibrary. Come join us in this monthly drop-in session where we help you learn how to use Ottawa Public Library resources to access eBooks and audiobooks.

  • Children working together at a table.

    Mondays, Feb 26, 2024 - Jun 03, 2024
    2:00pm
    60 minutes

    7 sessions remaining

    Come get excited about STEM with us! 

    Every two weeks during our regular Monday Homeschool Happenings program, there will be science experiments suitable for children ages 6-12 years and their adult co-learner. 

    This program is in partnership with the Let's Talk Science with UOttawa and Carleton U.

    Dates are as follows : 

    -January 29

    -February 12

    -February 26

    -March 11 **This is March Break week -- registration is required.

    -March 25

    -April 8

    -April 22

    -May 6

    -June 3

  • Mondays, Feb 26, 2024 - Jun 24, 2024
    2:00pm
    120 minutes

    9 sessions remaining

    On the second and fourth Mondays of each month, this event provides an opportunity for local authors and others who enjoy good writing to discuss writing of all types (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, dramatic scripts, graphic novels, etc.) Members will have the opportunity to share their writing and exchange useful feedback. Possible discussion may also include ideas related to publishing written work.

  • Mondays, Feb 26, 2024 - Mar 04, 2024
    2:00pm
    240 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Enjoy games and meet new friends. We will have tea, games, cards, puzzles and colouring books.

  • Mondays, Feb 26, 2024 - Jun 24, 2024
    4:00pm
    60 minutes

    16 sessions remaining

    Pratiquez votre français dans un milieu décontracté pour les débutants.

    Êtes-vous à un niveau intermédiaire ? Rejoignez notre groupe intemédiare à 17h.

    Practice your French conversation skills in a relaxed and friendly environment for beginners.
    Are you at an intermediate level? Join our intermediate conversation group at 5pm. 

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    Mondays, Feb 26, 2024 - Jun 24, 2024
    5:00pm
    60 minutes

    16 sessions remaining

    Pratiquez votre français dans un milieu décontracté. Niveau intermédiaire. 

    Vous êtes débutant? Rejoignez notre groupe débutant à 16h.

    Practice your French conversation skills in a relaxed and friendly environment. For an intermediate level.
    Are you a beginner? Join our beginner's conversation group at 4pm.