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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.

  • Wednesdays, Jul 24, 2024 - Jul 31, 2024
    10:30am
    30 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

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

    Contes, comptines et chansons pour les enfants de tous âges et un parent ou gardien. Portes ouvertes.

  • Wednesdays, Jul 24, 2024 - Aug 14, 2024
    10:30am
    90 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Create and build with Lego®! 

    Join the Space Lego Challenge!  Every week, there will be a different challenge to build aliens, rovers, planets, robots, rockets and more!  Have your work on display at our branch and posted to our photo wall!

     

    Drop-in program. Family program.

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    Wednesdays, Jul 24, 2024 - Aug 14, 2024
    10:45am
    30 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Join us following Family Storytime to play and chat! There will be self-directed activities and toys for parents/caregivers and young children. Drop-in program. / Joignez-nous au après Contes en Famille pour jouer et socialiser. Il y aura des activités pour les tout-petits et leurs adultes. Portes ouvertes.

  • Wednesdays, Jul 24, 2024 - Jul 31, 2024
    11:00am
    30 minutes

    2 sessions remaining

    Join us following our Storytime to play and chat! There will be self-directed activities and toys for young children and their parents/caregivers. Drop-in program. 

    Joignez-nous  après notre Contes en famille pour jouer et socialiser. Il y aura des activités pour les tout-petits et leurs adultes. Portes ouvertes.

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    Wednesdays, Jul 24, 2024 - Aug 14, 2024
    11:00am
    60 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Join us on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in our children's area to play and chat! There will be self-directed activities and toys for parents/caregivers and young children. Drop-in program. Family program. Joignez-nous les mardis et les mercredis au département des enfants pour jouer et socialiser. Il y aura des activités pour les tout-petits et leurs adultes. Programme portes ouvertes. Programme familial.

  • Wednesdays, Jul 24, 2024 - Aug 28, 2024
    12:00pm
    120 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Bring your knitting or crochet and meet fellow enthusiasts at the Sunnyside branch.  Knitters of all abilities are welcome.

    Apportez votre tricot ou votre crochet et rencontrez d'autres passionnés à la succursale Sunnyside.  Les tricoteurs de tous niveaux sont les bienvenus.

  • Wednesdays, Jul 24, 2024 - Aug 14, 2024
    12:00pm
    120 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Silent Reading Café ​

    Join other readers in a cool and calm atmosphere perfect for reading peacefully.  Bring your lunch to our Silent Reading Café on the 2nd floor. 

    Drop-in​

    Wednesdays

    July 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st ​

    August 7th & 14th ​

    12 pm - 2 pm

    ​Café des lecteurs

    Joignez-vous aux lecteurs de la communauté cet été.  Installez-vous dans une atmosphère calme et sereine afin de profiter d'une heure de dîner sur mesure pour les bibliophiles.

    Les mercredis

    Juillet: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

    Août: 7 et 14

    Midi à 14 hrs

  • Wednesdays, Jul 24, 2024 - Jun 25, 2025
    1:00pm
    120 minutes

    47 sessions remaining

    Speak, in person, with a Public Health Nurse to get support around infant feeding and parenting. No appointment is necessary, simply drop in during these hours. Learn ways to help your child eat healthy and be active Make sure your child is on track with their growth and development. In partnership with Ottawa Public Health.

  • Wednesdays, Jul 24, 2024 - Dec 18, 2024
    1:00pm
    120 minutes

    21 sessions remaining

    Bring your knitting or crochet project and share advice, ideas and conversations with fellow enthusiasts.  For adults of all abilities.  Drop-in.

    Apportez votre projet de tricot ou de crochet afin d'échanger des conseils, des idées et converser avec d'autres passionnés.  Pour les adultes de tous les niveaux.  Aucune inscription requise.

  • 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.