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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.

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    Wednesday Jul 17, 2024 at 6:00pm
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    The Ottawa Public Library is happy to celebrate Seniors Month by offering programs for older adults every Wednesday in June, July and August.


    Participants will increase their knowledge related to mental wellness and resiliency as they age. Useful tools and ideas will be shared to help create tangible and concrete plans to support mental wellness.

    Registration required for Zoom link. Link will be sent via email.

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    Wednesday Jul 24, 2024 at 1:00pm
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    The Ottawa Public Library is happy to celebrate Seniors Month by offering programs for older adults every Wednesday in June, July and August.


    Participants will increase their knowledge related to mental wellness and resiliency as they age. Useful tools and ideas will be shared to help create tangible and concrete plans to support mental wellness.

    Registration required for Zoom link. Link will be sent via email.

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    Tuesdays, Jul 16, 2024 - Aug 13, 2024
    10:15am
    30 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes and songs for toddlers 19-36 months and a parent/caregiver. Drop-in. 

  • Tuesdays, Jul 16, 2024 - Aug 13, 2024
    10:30am
    30 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes and songs for babies and a parent or caregiver. 0-18 months. 30 min.

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    Tuesday Jul 16, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Sorry this event and its waiting list are full

    Take a step into the unknown...what will you discover? Registration required. Ages 7-12.

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    Tuesday Jul 16, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Reach up high. Touch the sky.  Join us for a high energy, interactive musical storytime that engages your child with gross motor skills & early literacy fun using books, songs, music, dance & musical instruments. 

    Registration required.  Ages 4-6.

    * Note this is the same program offered at Carp, Hazeldean and Beaverbrook branches.  Please register for the location most convenient.

  • Tuesday Jul 16, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Who knows where your creation will take you?

    We will be participating in a drama program. Get ready to be a star and participate in various drama activities and act out a space themed play. 

    Grade 1-3 reading level recommended. Registration required. Ages 7-9

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    Tuesday Jul 16, 2024 at 10:30am
    45 minutes

    Welcome some poultry from the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum into your library visit! Listen to them cluck and coo, touch their soft feathers and watch them scratch and peck. Through fun educational activities, students explore the characteristics, needs and lifecycle of these barnyard favourites. Family program for ages 4+.

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    Tuesdays, Jul 16, 2024 - Aug 20, 2024
    10:30am
    30 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

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

    Drop-in Program

  • Tuesdays, Jul 16, 2024 - Aug 20, 2024
    10:30am
    30 minutes

    6 sessions remaining

    Stories, rhymes and songs for babies and a parent or caregiver. 0-18 months. Drop-in.