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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.

  • Monday Jul 22, 2024 at 6:30pm
    60 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Adults are invited to join us in making their own cards. Make greeting cards for your loved ones for any occasion. Supplies are provided but feel free to also bring your own. All skill levels are welcome. Come along and have fun! Registration is required. 

  • Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Sep 17, 2024
    10:30am
    60 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    Colouring can have a calming effect on the mind and promote overall wellness.

    Join us every second week on Tuesday mornings for a fun and relaxing session of adult coloring.  An opportunity to let your inner artist free and be a kid again!

    All supplies are provided.  No experience required.  All you need to bring is your creativity!

  • Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Aug 20, 2024
    1:00pm
    120 minutes

    3 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. 

    This program runs every second Tuesday from 1:00-3:00 at the Stittsville Branch. Please click on "View Full Schedule" to see the list of upcoming Tuesdays. Any changes to the schedule will be reflected on this program listing.

  • Chromebook

    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    This program shows Chromebooks users how to search the Internet using popular search engines, shopping, maps and weather.  Also presented are some security basics and other features.

  • Web banner for Arts and Culture

    Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Dec 17, 2024
    2:00pm
    75 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Join us at Blackburn Hamlet for a watercolour painting session. Bring your own project or start something new in the company of like-minded artists. No experience necessary. Supplies will be provided. Register Online. Soyez des nôtres à la succursale de Blackburn Hamlet pour une activité amusante d’aquarelle. Aucune expérience nécessaire. Les fournitures vous seront fournies.

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  • Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Aug 20, 2024
    6:00pm
    90 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Practice your French conversation skills in a low-pressure, friendly environment. All levels are welcome. 

    ** This group will be meeting bi-weekly for the summer. Please check schedule.** 

  • Tuesdays, Jul 23, 2024 - Aug 13, 2024
    6:00pm
    120 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Try Dungeons & Dragons in this four-session adventure! Learn the rules and create your own character to explore and battle your way through the haunted Death House. Experienced and beginner players welcome. Please bring a 1st level character. Pre-made characters and dice provided for those who do not have their own.

    Registration required. Space is limited to 5 participants.

  • poster for Good Time

    Tuesday Jul 23, 2024 at 6:00pm
    150 minutes

    Join us for a free screening of Good Time as part of our High Tension theme in July. The film was directed by Josh and Benny Safdie and was released in 2017. The screening will take place in our auditorium, starts at 6:00PM and is free to attend.

    Note: The film is intended for a mature audience. 101 minutes. In English with subtitles.

  • Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 1:00pm
    120 minutes

    The Ottawa Public Library is happy to celebrate Seniors Month by offering programs for older adults every Wednesday in June, July and August.

    Participants will increase their knowledge related to mental wellness and resiliency as they age. Useful tools and ideas will be shared to help create tangible and concrete plans to support mental wellness.

    This is a virtual program that will be streamed live at the Nepean Centrepointe Branch.  

  • Groupe de conversation en français

    Wednesdays, Jul 24, 2024 - Aug 28, 2024
    2:00pm
    90 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Rejoignez notre groupe de conversation en français gratuit pour pratiquer le français dans une atmosphère détendue.

    Niveaux intermédiaire, inscription non requise.

    Join our free French conversation group to practice speaking in French in a relaxed and friendly environment.

    Drop-in program at an intermediate level.