Staff Blogs

28/11/2017
Helen Humphreys is the award-winning author of numerous works of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry,...
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13/12/2017
This fall session, the Beaverbrook branch held a new craft program called Make Break,...
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07/12/2017
Growing up video games were something I found exciting, but difficult. I was horrible...
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19/06/2017
Do you want to blog for OPL about your favourite teen reads and authors?...
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09/11/2017
BOOK GIVEAWAY: We are giving away 150 autographed copy of Chris Hadfield’s book The...
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11/12/2017
Last week, Nepean High School, Earl of March Secondary School, and Notre Dame High...
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09/12/2017
Sweetland By Michael Crummey Moses is a cantankerous old man who has lived his...
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08/12/2017
La dernière édition imprimée du samedi de La Presse sera publiée le 30 décembre...
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06/12/2017
Starting Wednesday, January 24, 2018, the Ottawa Public Library (OPL) will be changing some...
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06/12/2017
As part of the library’s Canada 150 celebrations, branches throughout the city set up...
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07/12/2017
Our last screening for Thursday Movie Classics (maybe there'll be more?) is December 7th...
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06/12/2017
The Library is happy to share news with you about our upcoming adult video...
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06/12/2017
On December 4th, 2017, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, Sean Wilson of...
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Chris Hadfield thinking
16/11/2017
THE CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. CONTEST: Win a pair of tickets to Chris Hadfield’s...
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Wrapped books
04/12/2017
Are you looking for reading suggestions--or gift ideas!--for this holiday season? Here are some...
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05/12/2017
Arteast presents paintings by Paul Vincent. “The Blackburn Library in conjunction with Arteast is...
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05/12/2017
Drop-in anytime during opening hours at Metcalfe Village branch to make a cute woolen...
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04/12/2017
Frog Music By Emma Donoghue In the year 1876, just after the gold rush...
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04/12/2017
Join us for a puppet show based on How the Grinch Stole Christmas by...
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01/12/2017
Calling all young and creative Ottawans — starting TODAY (December 1), you are invited...
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