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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 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.

  • Saturdays, Jul 20, 2024 - Aug 31, 2024
    10:00am
    60 minutes

    4 sessions remaining

    Are you looking for work? Unemployed or underemployed?

    Drop-in to meet one-on-one with an Employment Counsellor from the Pinecrest-Queensway Employment Services team.

    Cherchez-vous à entrer sur le marché du travail et ne savez pas par où commencer?​

    Profitez de l'appui 1 à 1 d'un des conseillers en matière d'emploi du Centre de santé communautaire Pinecrest-Queensway.​

    Drop-in

    Saturdays ​July 6 & 20 ​and August 3, 17 & 31​

    ​10 am – 12 pm​

    Programme portes ouvertes

    Samedis ​6 et 20 juillet ​et 3, 17 et 31 août​

    ​10 hrs à 12 hrs

  • Saturdays, Jul 20, 2024 - Aug 31, 2024
    10:00am
    660 minutes

    37 sessions remaining

    Welcome puzzlers!

    Drop-in to our branch and exchange your puzzles with those left by other members of our community.

    Bring one, take one. Bring two, take two! 

    Puzzles can be found on the express book display on the 2nd floor.

    Dissectologists unite!

    A tête reposée?

    Participez à l'échange de casse-tête communautaire.  

    Laissez un casse-tête, prenez un casse-tête.

    L'échange se déroule à tous les jours sur le 2e étage de la bibliothèque sur l'étalage des livres express. 

    Au plaisir!

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    Saturdays, Jul 20, 2024 - Aug 24, 2024
    10:30am
    30 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

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

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    Saturdays, Jul 20, 2024 - Aug 17, 2024
    10:30am
    30 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

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

  • Saturdays, Jul 20, 2024 - Aug 17, 2024
    10:30am
    30 minutes

    5 sessions remaining

    Join us for Storytime with stories, songs and rhymes and a fun outdoor activity (weather permitting). Start time is 10:30 am. All ages. 

  • Saturday Jul 20, 2024 at 10:30am
    30 minutes

    Cuentos, rimas y canciones para niños de todas las edades, acompañados de un padre o guardian. No necesita inscribirse.

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    Saturdays, Jul 20, 2024 - Aug 17, 2024
    10:30am
    90 minutes

    3 sessions remaining

    Play card games, and board games at the library.

    Drop-in program. Ages 6-12.

  • Saturdays, Jul 20, 2024 - Dec 21, 2024
    1:00pm
    90 minutes

    20 sessions remaining

    Practice your English conversation skills in a relaxed and friendly environment. All levels are welcome. / Pratiquez vos habilités de conversation en anglais dans une ambiance décontractée et amicale. Pour tous les niveaux.

    Saturday, July 20, 2024
    Saturday, August 3, 2024
    Saturday, August 17, 2024
    Saturday, August 31, 2024

    Language learning online resources / Ressources en ligne pour l'apprentisage des langues

  • Saturday Jul 20, 2024 at 1:30pm
    180 minutes

    Join a band of adventurers as they set out from the seaside town of Dragonsbourne. This is part 2 of a continuing adventure that takes place in the location of Dragonsbourne, and its surroundings. This game is intended for teens who have played D&D before, but beginners are also welcome. Please bring a 2nd level character and dice. Pre-made characters and dice will be provided for those who do not have their own.  This game is intended for ages 13-17.