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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.

  • 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.

  • SRC Logo, Moon Bunting Flags

    Friday Jul 26, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Propel yourself into uncharted territories. Registration is required. Ages 10-12.

    We will be learning about the moon phases and making moon phase bunting flags! 

  • astronaut children floating in space

    Tuesday Jul 30, 2024 at 10:30am
    45 minutes

    Boldly go where no one has gone before. Registration required. Ages 10-12

    You will be using your brains, wits, and problem-solving skills in this breakout room program. You and your team will have to solve puzzles, riddles, and work together to win this galactic space race!​

    Can you do it in only 45 minutes?

  • astronaut children floating in space

    Tuesday Jul 30, 2024 at 11:30am
    45 minutes

    Boldly go where no one has gone before. Registration required. Ages 10-12

    You will be using your brains, wits, and problem-solving skills in this breakout room program. You and your team will have to solve puzzles, riddles, and work together to win this galactic space race!​

    Can you do it in only 45 minutes?

  • Children playing and drawing

    Tuesday Aug 06, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Make your dreams come true with your own hands. Drop-in program. Ages 4-6.

    We will be making our very own galaxy suncatcher using melted crayon shavings.

  • SRC Logo, space wreath

    Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 11:00am
    60 minutes

    Climb on board my rocket ship. Registration is required. Ages 4-6.

    Learn about the solar system by making a space-themed wreath! We will be painting, colouring on cut-out planets, and adding glittery star stickers. 

  • SRC webcard stargazing children

    Monday Aug 12, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Join us for an action-packed adventure through the discovery zone, where you’ll explore colour chromatography, investigate why trees are important to engineers, and create an elastic-powered car. Every great scientist started out as a curious kid! Presented by Scientists in School. Ages 8-12.

  • Children imagination

    Wednesday Aug 14, 2024 at 12:00pm
    120 minutes

    Our Knit & Knatter Club ladies will be available to teach anyone how to knit or crochet.

    We will provide yarn, needles, and crochet hooks – or bring your own!

    For ages 6 -17. Registration is required.

  • Cute alien reading a map,

    Monday Aug 19, 2024 at 1:30pm
    60 minutes

    3…2…1…. Que ton aventure intergalactique commence!

    Suis, Cubetto, notre petit robot programmable, dans sa quête à travers l’espace!

    Programme portes ouvertes pour les 7 à 9 ans.

  • Happiness Book Club on yellow background. mage of the The Happiness Project is pictured

    Mondays, Aug 19, 2024 - Dec 16, 2024
    6:30pm
    60 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Happiness Habits 613 and Ottawa Public Library present: Happiness Book Club

    Meet new people and join in discussions on selected titles in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    June Title: Oh, the Places You'll Go by Dr. Seuss

    June's book club meeting will be a walking tour around Old Ottawa South! This 2 km walk is wheelchair accessible and will start and finish at the Sunnyside Branch. 

    Happiness Habits 613 is a grassroots crew in Ottawa cultivating healthy habits using the 9 pillars of happiness: altruism, connection, gratitude, movement, mindfulness, minimalism, nature, nutrition and purpose.