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30/04/2020
Most moms deserve our appreciation for all they do. It starts off with meals,...
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29/04/2020
Labyrinths are ancient patterns found all over the world. Their origins are mysterious and...
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Cartoon Dog
29/04/2020
For fans of Dog Man looking to be creative, Dave Pilkey at Home from...
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23/04/2020
Going stir crazy stuck in the house? Why not stir up a new dish?...
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Woman reading E Book
23/04/2020
La Bibliothèque des Amériques (BA ) is a unique library. It was created by...
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21/04/2020
Do you find yourself with a lot of time on your hands to embark...
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19/04/2020
Ottawa Public Library is very excited to announce our partnership with Urban Legends Poetry...
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18/04/2020
Young adult (YA) fiction includes fiction of all genres (science fiction, fantasy, romance, etc.)...
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29/05/2020
A consistent and familiar routine is extremely important for people living with Alzheimer’s
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07/05/2020
The Ottawa Public Library has a rich collection of wonderful eBooks and eAudioBooks by...
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Picture of some of the book covers from the winners of the Prix des Librairies du Québec
07/05/2020
On May 7 th 2020, the Association des libraires du Québec broadcasted live on...
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Child thinking of Coronavirus
05/05/2020
These are challenging times and children need a calm, reassuring presence. They also need...
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30/04/2020
How do you wash your hands in space? How do you eat dessert or...
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07/07/2020
On Monday, July 6th, CBC's All in a Day Book Panel, featuring OPL's Ann...
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06/07/2020
Bernardine Evaristo and Candice Carty-Williams have won top prizes at the British Book awards...
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29/06/2020
In past summers, library branches across Ottawa had ballot boxes in their children’s departments...
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23/06/2020
Not sure what to read next? Then join the OPL Teen Virtual Book Club...
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01/06/2020
It’s June, which, in Canada, is National Indigenous History Month, an opportunity to honour...
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10/07/2020
Great news! We are pleased to announce the opening dates for our returns and...
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20/07/2020
After a delay due to COVID-19, Canada Reads is back today! Every day from...
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