Staff Blogs

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17/01/2018
This year the Village of Richmond is celebrating its 200th anniversary, and the Richmond...
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12/01/2018
Want to know what everyone else has been reading? Here are a selection of...
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16/01/2018
For those of you who have been to North Gloucester branch recently, you may...
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15/01/2018
Born a slave in Kentucky in 1848, Paul Barber learned to train and care...
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15/01/2018
High school exams are fast approaching, and we want to help you do your...
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16/01/2018
Beat exam stress in the comfort of the library. Questions? Ask library staff—we’re here...
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15/01/2018
Our winter series of computer and technology workshops are beginning at the Main Branch...
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12/06/2015
Beat exam stress in the comfort of the library. Questions? Ask library staff—we’re here...
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12/01/2018
Explore OPL's workshop dates and locations, booklist, and online guide to support you in...
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12/01/2018
Programs in the Main branch's Children department kick off this week. In addition, to...
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12/01/2018
Access professional training videos for learning business skills, IT tools and apps, creative skills...
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01/12/2017
Calling all young and creative Ottawans — starting TODAY (December 1), you are invited...
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11/01/2018
The Ottawa Book Awards and Prix du livre d’Ottawa recognize the top English and...
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11/01/2018
A year of telling stories about our food culture and community has come full...
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09/01/2018
Looking for something to do indoors? Look no further than the Osgoode branch! We...
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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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21/12/2017
A new museum pass is now available through our partnership with Ingenium: Canada’s Museums...
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04/01/2018
Voici les romans les plus populaires de la BPO en 2017 ... selon vous,...
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04/01/2018
This February the Imagine Space is offering two programs on using 3D Scanners. 3...
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AllinaDay
03/01/2018
On January 3rd, 2018, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, featuring Sean Wilson...
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