Temporary closure: Alta Vista

23/07/2021

Due to upgrades to the front entrance, the Alta Vista branch will be closed from July 26 to August 8. There will be no returns or holds pick-up during that time. Alta Vista branch will reopen August 9 at 10 am.   

Step 3: More services inside most open branches

29/07/2021

Browsing, public computers, newspapers and magazines are available inside most of our 31 open branches, with capacity limits for two-metre distancing. Up to 200 items can also be put on hold.

Starting July 26:

Mask-wearing remains mandatory inside, and outside in line. For more details, go to Current Branch Services.

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    Rejoins Little Lotus Kids Yoga pour un cours amusant qui introduit les concepts du yoga à travers le mouvement, le jeu, les chansons, le jeu...

    Tuesday Aug 10, 2021 at 10:00am

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    This week you will cook a Granola + Apple Sauce Jars With the help of Cultivating Cooks, you will gain a better understanding of the...

    Tuesday Aug 10, 2021 at 11:00am

  • Hail adventurers! Join us for a one-shot Dungeons and Dragons (D&D) adventure and get caught in a tome. We will be using 5th edition rules...

    Tuesday Aug 10, 2021 at 1:30pm

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    Drop in and share what you have read this week! Rate and review your reads with us and we will give you ideas on what...

    Wednesday Aug 11, 2021 at 1:30pm

  • Light blue background, on the left image of a big yellow sun cartoon style with eyes, nose and smile, on the right the text Summerland / Sous le soleil with a small hot air ballon over the text.
    A virtual introduction to medieval martial arts with Craig Shackleton, head instructor at Ottawa Swordplay. Get moving with stretches, footwork, and games, and learn techniques...

    Thursday Aug 12, 2021 at 10:00am / until Aug 19, 2021

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    Get ready for an eye-opening experience! This virtual program — led by a facilitator from the Canada Science and Technology Museum — is equal parts...

    Thursday Aug 12, 2021 at 11:00am

  • Fond bleu clair, à gauche l'image d'un grand soleil jaune style cartoon avec des yeux, un nez et un sourire, à droite le texte Summerland / Sous le soleil avec une petite montgolfière au-dessus du texte.
    Aimes-tu dessiner? Si oui, cet atelier est pour toi! Tu y apprendras des techniques de dessin tout en t’amusant avec l’artiste et enseignante Liz Voyer...

    Thursday Aug 12, 2021 at 1:30pm

  • Light blue background, on the left image of a big yellow sun cartoon style with eyes, nose and smile, on the right the text Summerland / Sous le soleil with a small hot air ballon over the text.
    Join Lady Buggy for a fun pop quiz: how many legs do spiders and scorpions have? “Easy,” you say. “Eight, because they’re both arachnids.” You’re...

    Friday Aug 13, 2021 at 11:00am

  • Light blue background, on the left image of a big yellow sun cartoon style with eyes, nose and smile, on the right the text Summerland / Sous le soleil with a small hot air ballon over the text.
    Join uOttawa Maker Mobile for a fun interactive workshop. You will use Scratch, a kid’s friendly software to learn about programming, to code your own...

    Friday Aug 13, 2021 at 1:30pm

  • Light blue background, on the left image of a big yellow sun cartoon style with eyes, nose and smile, on the right the text Summerland / Sous le soleil with a small hot air ballon over the text.
    Join Dave Chisholm, amateur astronomer and Vice President of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Ottawa Centre, to discover the stars. In this introduction to...

    Friday Aug 13, 2021 at 2:30pm