Current In-Person Services

18/11/2020

OPEN BRANCHES: 22 of our branches and the Bookmobile are currently open for modified services at this time.

Additional branches will reopen for contactless returns and holds pickup in the fall and early winter. Details: https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/blogs/updates-new-branch-reopening-dates

HOURS AND LOCATIONS: for current branch hours.

BOOKMOBILE: for the current Bookmobile stops schedule.

MANDATORY: Masks are required to be worn inside Ottawa Public Library branches, as per theTemporary Mandatory Mask By-law. Customers who are not wearing masks will not be allowed inside branches. Exceptions apply for people with medical exemptions.

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Featured event:

Through this yoga and mindfulness program, you will discover tools and techniques to help you manage the stresses of everyday life. You...

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Wednesday Dec 2, 2020 at 4:00pm / until Dec 16, 2020

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Ellen Chang-Richardson hosts a discussion and workshop with Lindsay Wong! We will talk about her first YA novel, My Summer of Love and Misfortune...

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Monday Nov 30, 2020 at 7:30pm

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...

Tuesday Dec 1, 2020 at 4:00pm

Did you know that Disney’s Mickey Mouse series is created in Ottawa? Or that the city annually hosts one of the largest animation festivals in...

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Wednesday Dec 2, 2020 at 7:00pm

Join Zarina Grundy, Older Adult Group Fitness Instructor, for these gentle fitness classes that will help you to improve your mobility by stretching and doing...

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Friday Dec 4, 2020 at 10:00am

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We are told: don't write down passwords; don't reuse passwords; make passwords long and complex. Chris Taylor, President of the Ottawa PC...

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Monday Dec 7, 2020 at 10:00am

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...

Tuesday Dec 8, 2020 at 4:00pm / until Dec 15, 2020

 

Join some of the authors of the Eisner Award nominated graphic novel The Cardboard Kingdom for a Live Q & A panel! The...

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Thursday Dec 10, 2020 at 10:30am

Join Zarina Grundy, Older Adult Group Fitness Instructor, for these gentle fitness classes that will help you to improve your mobility by stretching and doing...

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Friday Dec 11, 2020 at 10:00am

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Learn, in simple terms, how your camera works to enable you to take better photos. Lynda Buske from the Ottawa PC Users'...

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Monday Dec 14, 2020 at 10:00am