Regular hours resume on September 7 2021

03/09/2021

Ottawa Public Library will return to regular pre-pandemic hours at most branches starting Tuesday, September 7, 2021 — including Sunday hours at 10 branches and InfoService as of Sunday, September 12.  

Hours are posted at branch entrances and on the Hours and location page of the OPL website.   

Fitzroy Harbour and Vernon branches are reopening after being closed since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020.  

Notice - Carlingwood branch

17/09/2021

The elevator at the Carlingwood branch is currently unavailable.

Rideau branch-Elevator out of service

15/09/2021

The elevator at Rideau is currently out of service for maintenance and repairs. Service will be restored on Monday, September 27th.

Holiday Closure: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

20/09/2021

All Ottawa Public Library branches will be closed on Thursday, September 30. Access our online services 24/7 on the Ottawa Public Library website.

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    Stories, rhymes, songs and activities for preschool children and a parent/caregiver. *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending on the size...

    Cumberland

    Monday Sep 27, 2021 at 10:00am

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    Stories, rhymes, songs and activities for babies (ages 0-18 months) and a parent/caregiver. *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending on...

    Cumberland

    Tuesday Sep 28, 2021 at 9:30am

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Contes, comptines, chansons et activités pour les enfants d'âge préscolaire accompagnés d’un parent ou gardien. *Pour votre sécurité, tous les programmes en personne respecteront la...

    Cumberland

    Tuesday Sep 28, 2021 at 10:30am

  • Crafting tools (needle, thread, glue, scissors, markers)
    Join us for an informal gathering of knitting and/or crocheting enthusiasts from beginner to expert. Share your knowledge, ideas and projects in a relaxed social...

    Cumberland

    Wednesday Sep 29, 2021 at 7:00pm / until Dec 15, 2021

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Stories, rhymes, songs and activities for preschool children and a parent/caregiver. *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending on the size...

    Cumberland

    Monday Oct 4, 2021 at 10:00am

  • Parent with child
    Stories, rhymes, songs and activities for babies (ages 0-18 months) and a parent/caregiver. *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending on...

    Cumberland

    Tuesday Oct 5, 2021 at 9:30am

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Contes, comptines, chansons et activités pour les enfants d'âge préscolaire accompagnés d’un parent ou gardien. *Pour votre sécurité, tous les programmes en personne respecteront la...

    Cumberland

    Tuesday Oct 5, 2021 at 10:30am

  • Parent with child
    Contes, comptines, et chansons pour les bébés (0-18 mois) accompagnés d’un parent ou gardien. *Pour votre sécurité, tous les programmes en personne respecteront la limite...

    Cumberland

    Thursday Oct 7, 2021 at 10:00am

  • Parent with child
    Stories, rhymes, songs and activities for babies (ages 0-18 months) and a parent/caregiver. *For your safety all in-person programs will follow capacity limits depending on...

    Cumberland

    Tuesday Oct 12, 2021 at 9:30am

  • A family reading together on a blanket
    Contes, comptines, chansons et activités pour les enfants d'âge préscolaire accompagnés d’un parent ou gardien. *Pour votre sécurité, tous les programmes en personne respecteront la...

    Cumberland

    Tuesday Oct 12, 2021 at 10:30am