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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.

  • Adult reading to a group of children

    Wednesdays, Feb 28, 2024 - Jun 05, 2024
    10:15am
    30 minutes

    23 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. Every Monday and Wednesday.

    **Please note : 

    -No programming on March 4 and 6 (week *before* March Break)

    -March Break : this program will occur as usual, followed by a craft activity (suitable for ages 4 and up, as supplies last).

  • Saturdays, Mar 02, 2024 - Jun 01, 2024
    10:15am
    30 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    On the first Saturday of the month starting in February 2024, wear your pajamas, bring along your favourite stuffie, and come get cozy with us!  

    Stories, rhymes, and songs for children of all ages and parents or caregivers.

  • Mondays, Mar 04, 2024 - Jun 03, 2024
    6:00pm
    120 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Join author Michael F. Stewart for an evening of shared writing, support, and constructive criticism from peers. No experience necessary, all forms of writing welcome.

  • Tuesdays, Mar 05, 2024 - Jun 11, 2024
    7:00pm
    60 minutes

    15 sessions remaining

    Practice English and meet new friends in a relaxed and friendly environment. 

    Margaret is an accredited teacher of English as a Second Language with more than 8 years experience in teaching adults who are new to Canada. Margaret endeavours to assist English learners strengthen their language skills through engaging conversations and discussions of some of the practical and cultural intricacies of living in Canada. 

  • Fridays, Mar 08, 2024 - Jun 14, 2024
    1:30pm
    90 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Meet new people and join in discussions on selected titles in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere every second Friday of the month. Newcomers are welcome.

  • NFB ONF logo on a pink and purple background

    Friday Mar 08, 2024 at 3:30pm
    60 minutes

    Join us for a fascinating program of short films for adults from women filmmakers! 

    The Girl with the Red Beret celebrates the vagaries of taking public transit. In Zeb’s Spider, Zeb must keep her apartment’s spider’s appetite satisfied. The End of Pinky follows three fallen angels in Montreal’s red-light district. Two Sisters depicts the story Viola, who writes novels in a dark room, and Marie, her only companion. The Flying Sailor is an exhilarating contemplation of the wonder and fragility of existence. The Great Malaise illustrates the intense anxiety that comes with the quest for perfection. The Cannonball Woman about love standing the test of time. Arctic Song tells Inuit stories of how the land, sea and sky came to be.

    64 min. Film brought to you by the National Film Board.

  • Child singing. Photos of movies encanto, frozen, the lion king. Text reads: sing-along cinema

    Saturday Mar 09, 2024 at 2:30pm
    120 minutes

    Come watch a family-friendly movie in English at the library and sing to your heart’s content as the lyrics appear on screen. Bring a friend, some snacks, a sleeping bag or comfy chair! Costumes are always welcome! 

    Every second Saturday of the month.

    *Please note : seating is on straight chairs, or on cushions on the floor. Feel free to bring your lawn chair for your comfort. 

    January 13 : Frozen

    February 10 : Lion King (animated version)

    March 9 : Encanto

  • Rabbit wearing glasses reading a book

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 at 10:15am
    45 minutes

    Get muddy with barnyard friends! Come join us for a farm-filled storytime with songs, rhymes, and dancing. Stay for a simple craft. ​

    Ages 0-6 years old.​

    Drop-in program.

  • Children working together at a table.

    Mondays, Mar 11, 2024 - Jun 03, 2024
    2:30pm
    60 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Come get excited about STEM with us! 

    Every two weeks during our regular Monday Homeschool Happenings program, there will be science experiments suitable for children ages 6-12 years and their adult co-learner. 

    This program is in partnership with the Let's Talk Science with UOttawa and Carleton U.

    Dates are as follows : 

    -January 29

    -February 12

    -February 26

    -March 11 **This is March Break week -- registration is required.

    -March 25

    -April 8

    -April 22

    -May 6

    -June 3

  • Wednesday Mar 13, 2024 at 10:15am
    60 minutes

    We’re on the move! Come join us for a transportation themed storytime, followed by a simple craft.

      Ages 0-6.

    Drop-in program.