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  • Contactless Returns and Holds Pickup Service at OPL


    OPL is offering contactless returns and holds pickup service at select branches, during new hours of operation. Find the details of this new service and branch opening dates here.

    • RETURNS will be accepted only during hours of operation, no appointment necessary. Due dates for currently checked out materials have been extended and late fees suspended.
    • HOLDS PICKUPS are by appointment only. Make an appointment here.

    In accordance with Ottawa Public Health directive, please wear a mask when entering a branch.

    For information about Library cards, virtual programs, and more, contact  InfoService by phone or email.

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A complete D&D mini-adventure played over two sessions for teens 13-18. Players will play through a complete adventure with pre-generated characters over the course of...

Wednesday Jul 8, 2020 at 4:00pm

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What are emotions and how do they help us express ourselves onstage and offstage? Let’s explore different emotions and how we use them to help...

Wednesday Jul 8, 2020 at 11:00am

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

Wednesday Jul 8, 2020 at 1:30pm / until Jul 15, 2020

Learn to play pop songs on the ukulele with an experienced music teacher, right from home via Zoom. All the basic skills of playing ‘strumming’...

Wednesday Jul 8, 2020 at 2:00pm / until Jul 22, 2020

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Discover what makes a strong structure with uOttawa Maker Mobile Workshop! Watch live earthquake demonstrations. In this fun workshop, you will discover the importance and...

Thursday Jul 9, 2020 at 11:00am

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Virtually the same as if it was done in person. Guided by author Timm Holmes, children will share ideas, vote for their favourites, add detail...

Thursday Jul 9, 2020 at 1:30pm

Not sure what to read next? Then join our weekly teen virtual book club to share and talk about the books you’ve been reading and...

Thursday Jul 9, 2020 at 4:00pm

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Join us online for a storytime with our special guests from Penny Lane Sanctuary Farm . Ages 4 and up. Click on the green button...

Friday Jul 10, 2020 at 10:00am / until Aug 21, 2020

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Join Little Ray's Reptiles on a trip around the world learning about reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates that call a variety of environments and continents their...

Friday Jul 10, 2020 at 1:30pm / until Aug 07, 2020

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With the help of a dancer from Luv2Groove, express yourself through a series of dance moves that are fun and easy to follow. Learn some...

Monday Jul 13, 2020 at 11:00am / until Aug 10, 2020