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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, Mar 05, 2024 - May 28, 2024
    6:30pm
    120 minutes

    13 sessions remaining

    Interested in playing D&D?  Then join us on for a D&D adventure.  Dungeons and Dragons is a fantasy role playing game in which your characters explore the world, solve puzzles and fight monsters. For ages 13-17.  Spaces limited.

  • Sundays, Mar 10, 2024 - Jun 09, 2024
    12:00pm
    180 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Interested in miniature gaming with toy soldiers? Join in to play science fiction, high fantasy and historical games. Presented by the Ottawa Miniatures Gamers.

    Drop-in program for ages 12 and up.

    All materials will be supplied.

  • Children walking into a book.

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 at 10:30am
    60 minutes

    Play cards and board games at the Library. Drop-in. For 6-12 year olds. 

  • Monday Mar 11, 2024 at 11:00am
    180 minutes

    Play board games and do some puzzles at the library with your family at the Munster branch.

    Drop-in Program

  • smiling woman playing with virtual reality headset and hand-controllers

    Monday Mar 11, 2024 at 3:00pm
    90 minutes

    Drop by to play some of the many games on our Oculus Rift system! Explore mountains or deep seas, ride roller coasters, soar as an eagle, challenge your agility with Beat Saber or Fruit Ninja, defend your castle as an archer or your spaceship with a laser, and many more! 

    All games are single-player with English dialogue/text.

    Safety tip: to prevent falls, wear closed flat shoes, not flip-flops or heels

    Ages: 10 to Adult (headset may be too large to fit smaller players)

  • Monday Mar 11, 2024 at 6:45pm
    60 minutes

    Calling all quiz masters! Test your knowledge with live general trivia at the Stittsville branch of the Ottawa Public Library!

    Come for the fun, leave with the bragging rights!

    Register a team of two to five people, come and enjoy!

  • Candy Land

    Tuesdays, Mar 12, 2024 - Mar 16, 2024
    10:15am
    600 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Join us for an adventure in Candyland! Explore this life sized board game where you are the pieces.

    Drop in activity for families during March Break on March 12th, 14th, 15th, and 16th.  

    Note to parents:  It will take up to 30 minutes to play a round of Candyland.  

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

    Play card games, and board games at the Carlingwood library.

    Drop in program.

    Ages 6-12

  • Four teenagers with thought bubbles, thinking of craft supplies

    Tuesday Mar 12, 2024 at 5:00pm
    120 minutes

    Curious about role-playing games like Dungeons and Dragons? Join us for this one-session adventure for beginners in a fantastical world. Get ready to stretch your imagination muscles with a bit of storytelling, puzzles, monsters, and dice! Ages 14 – 17.

    Space is limited to 6 participants. Registration required.

    A cartoon goblin stands atop a pile of colourful polyhedral dice. It says "Become a dice goblin!"

  • Tuesdays, Mar 12, 2024 - Jun 11, 2024
    5:30pm
    150 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Bring your friends & family in for exciting card & board games! We have many to choose from including Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, King of Tokyo, Dutch Blitz, Bananagrams, Trivial Pursuit, Scrabble, Chess, & more! You are also welcome to bring your own games. 

    Second Tuesday evening of each month

    Drop-in