• The following branches are closed due to the power outage:

    Carlingwood

    Emerald Plaza

    Nepean Centrepointe

    Richmond

    Ruth E. Dickinson

    Sunnyside

    We will be updating this list as power returns to the affected areas.

    Bookmobile service and Homebound deliveries are cancelled on Monday.

  • Please note: branches that are open might experience issues with WiFi access and public computers might be down.

    Thank you for your patience.

  • Hold extension

    We recognize that many residents were impacted by the power outages. We have extended all HOLDS until Tuesday for all customers.

Find a program or event

Featured event:
Kenneth Oppel discusses his new book Inkling, a middle-grade title about an ink splotch that pulls itself free from the sketchbook of a blocked artist,...

Beaverbrook

Tuesday Oct 2, 2018 at 7:00pm

This bi-weekly event provides an opportunity for local writers, and others who enjoy good writing, to discuss writing of all types (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, dramatic...

Main

Monday Sep 24, 2018 at 2:30pm / until Dec 10, 2018

Reading Buddies helps children practice and improve their reading skills through individual reading help and encouragement. For children from age 6 (who have a beginning...

Main

Monday Sep 24, 2018 at 5:15pm / until Nov 28, 2018

Come share the enjoyment of reading books with other kids ages 8 & up. Parents and/or caregivers are encouraged to accompany their child.

Sunnyside

Monday Sep 24, 2018 at 6:30pm / until May 27, 2019

Stick around after Family Storytime and enjoy a self-directed play activity. Drop in.

Richmond

Tuesday Sep 25, 2018 at 10:45am / until Dec 11, 2018

picture of a table holding coffee cup, keyboard, plant
Join us for an Afternoon of Storytelling! Winners of the 2018 OPL 50+ Short Story Contest will read their stories and receive their prizes. Come...

Tuesday Sep 25, 2018 at 1:00pm

Aimez-vous lire en français? Venir à notre club de lecture en français pour les enfants. Âge 8 et plus. Inscription requise.

Sunnyside

Tuesday Sep 25, 2018 at 6:30pm / until Nov 27, 2018

Take part in this monthly book club to explore new titles, share old favourites and make new friends. We meet on the last Wednesday of...

St-Laurent

Wednesday Sep 26, 2018 at 10:15am / until Nov 28, 2018

Stick around after Toddlertime and enjoy a self-directed play activity. Drop in.

Richmond

Wednesday Sep 26, 2018 at 10:45am / until Dec 12, 2018

If you enjoy writing, whether it is a little or a lot, the Stittsville Creative Writing Group meet on most Thursday evenings, from 6:45-8:15 p.m.

Stittsville

Thursday Sep 27, 2018 at 6:30pm / until Dec 13, 2018