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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.

  • Saturday Mar 02, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    An introduction to the topic of organic gardening, with a focus on growing food.

    Presentation by the Master Gardeners of Ottawa-Carleton.

  • Tuesdays, Mar 05, 2024 - Mar 26, 2024
    90 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Colouring can have a calming effect on the mind and promote overall wellness.

    Join us for a fun and relaxing session of adult colouring.  An opportunity to let your inner artist free and be a kid again!

    All supplies are provided.  No experience required.  All you need to bring is your creativity!

    Registration required.

    Redécouvrez le plaisir de colorier en vous joignant à notre club de coloriage pour adultes - un moment de détente et de relaxation tout en pratiquant l'art-thérapie.

    Tout le matériel est fourni. Aucune expérience requise. 

    Tout ce dont vous avez besoin est votre créativité!

    Inscription requise.

  • children jumping through a book

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 at 10:00am
    60 minutes

    We're on the move. VROOM, VROOM. Registration required. Ages 4-8.

    We will be exploring travel through stories, activities and a craft.

    Vroum vroum, c'est un départ! Inscription requise. Pour les 4 à 8 ans.

    Nous allons explorer le thème du voyage avec des histoires, des activités et un bricolage.

  • Children walking into a book.

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Learn beginner-level ukulele in a fun and engaging way with our resident musician, David. Take your first steps with the instrument, learn the chords, and even play your first songs! Ages 9-12.

    Instruments provided by the library.

  • children running and jumping into a book / des enfants courent et sautent dans un livre

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    From sprout to bloom. Registration required. Ages 4-6.

    We will explore growth and change through stories, activities and a craft.

    Du germe à la fleur. Inscription requise. Pour les 4 à 6 ans.

    Nous allons explorer le monde qui change avec des histoires, des activités et un bricolage.

  • a row of colourful friendship bracelets made of knotted thread

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 at 2:30pm
    60 minutes

    Learn the basics of how to make colourful knotted bracelets out of thread!

    We will demonstrate two beginner patters - diagonal lines and arrowheads/chevrons - to help you build the fundamental skills you can adapt into more complicated patterns.

    Use the supplies provided, or feel free to bring your own embroidery floss!

    Ages: 12 to 18

  • view of an airplane flying in a tropical sky, overlaid with three open padlocks

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 2:00pm
    45 minutes

    Do you like solving puzzles?

    It's March Break and an eccentric relative has invited you on a surprise holiday someplace warm - if you can figure out the clues at the airport!

    Work together with other teens to solve the clues and unlock the way to your sunny escape!

    Ages: 12 to 18

  • Children are jumping through the book into another world.

    Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Explore the lives of the furred, the feathered, and the finned. Registration required. Ages 7-9.

    We will learn curious facts about animal tracks and even go on an expedition within the library!

    Explorez les vies de nos amis à plumes, poils et nageoires. Inscription requise. Pour les 7 à 9 ans.

    Nous allons apprendre des faits curieux sur les traces d'animaux, et nous allons même faire une expedition dans la bibliothèque !

  • March Break  / Congé de mars

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 at 2:00pm
    60 minutes

    Test your limits. [Registration required.] Ages 7-9.

    We will be building, and racing, balloon cars out of recycled material.

    Teste tes limites. [Inscription requise.] Pour les 7 à 9 ans.

    Nous allons fabriquer des voitures avec du matériel recyclé.

  • fantasy map strewn with polyhedral dice

    Thursday Mar 14, 2024 at 3:00pm
    120 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Curious about Dungeons and Dragons? Give it a try with this one-session-long adventure for beginners! 

    D&D is a popular fantasy role-playing game in which your characters explore, solve puzzles, and fight or outwit monsters. Learn the basic rules of this popular game as you undertake an adventure with fellow players!  

    This adventure uses pre-generated characters, so you must register at least 5 days ahead of time to bid of your preference of character and get your info sheet before game-day. Late registrants will be assigned a random character.

    Want to create your own character? Sign up for one of our DnD novice sessions in April/May!

    Ages 12-18