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  • Tuesday Jun 20, 2023 at 6:30pm

    Partagez avec nous le plaisir des livres dans une ambiance détendue. Le 3e semaine de chaque mois. Bienvenue aux nouveaux venus.

  • Thursday Jun 22, 2023 at 3:00pm

    Join us for a discussion of cookbooks and recipes. Try a recipe from each month’s cookbook selection and tell us what you think! Ask a staff member for help placing the book on hold with your library card. Drop-in. No registration required. All are welcome!

  • Thursday Jun 22, 2023 at 5:00pm

    Visit our table on the second floor of the branch to learn more about programs and services for children, youth, families and older adults in the Nepean area. 

  • Thursday Jun 22, 2023 at 5:30pm
  • cercle de lecture vanier
    Saturday Jun 24, 2023 at 10:00am

    La succursale Vanier de la Bibliothèque publique d’Ottawa invite les francophones et les francophiles de toutes générations à se joindre à un Cercle de Lecture. On y mettra l’accent sur les ouvrages écrits en français se rapportant à la francophonie canadienne. Chacune des personnes participantes aura le choix de présenter un livre de sa préférence. Une animatrice ou un animateur en assurera le bon déroulement. Les rencontres du cercle auront lieu le dernier samedi de chaque mois (dès le 28 janvier 2023) de 10h à midi à la bibliothèque (située au 310, Pères-Blancs)

  • Men sitting playing go game
    Saturday Jun 24, 2023 at 2:00pm / until Aug 26, 2023

    The Ottawa Go Club ( organizes a series of workshops for people who want to improve their knowledge of the Go game. We will discuss various aspects of the game, do practical exercises and problems, explore and practice. Designed for beginners and intermediate players.

    Le Club de Go d'Ottawa ( organise des ateliers pour tous ceux qui aimeraient approfondir leurs connaissances du jeu de Go. On y discute plusieurs aspects du jeu, on fait des exercices et des problèmes, on explore et on s’entraîne. Conçu pour les débutants et les intermédiaires.

  • Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada logo
    Tuesday Jun 27, 2023 at 2:00pm

    Want to better manage your finances and make your money stretch for you in your retirement? During this one-hour workshop, learn:

    • the art of budgeting

    • understand how to stretch your retirement resources

    • learn about the different stages of retirement

  • main character in cut out style looking up and to camera, above him is multiple people form his life and movie along a set for the film
    Tuesday Jun 27, 2023 at 5:30pm

    Join us for a free screening of 8 1/2. The film was directed by Federico Fellini and was released in 1963. The screening will take place in our auditorium, starts at 5:30PM and is free to attend.

    Note: The film is intended for a mature audience. 138 minutes. In Italian with English subtitles.

  • Web banner for hobbies and crafts
    Tuesday Jun 27, 2023 at 6:00pm

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Learn how to roll, shape, and glue colorful strips of paper to create decorative shapes into art!

  • Thursday Jun 29, 2023 at 10:00am

    The St. Laurent Book Club meet to enjoy and discuss a wide variety of books selected by book club members. ​

    All are welcome.​

    Upcoming dates and books:

    • Thursday, February 23rd, 10am to 12pm - How to Pronounce Knife by Souvankham Thammavongsa
    • Thursday,  March 23rd, 10am to 12pm -  The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
    • Thursday, April 27th, 10am to 12pm - Washington Black by Esi Edugyan
    • Thursday, May 25th, 10am to 12pm - American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins
    • Thursday, June 29th, 10am to 12pm - Selecting titles for Fall 2023