Staff Blogs

29/03/2018
The Ottawa Public Library is pleased to offer an innovative program called Aging By...
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This image shows the Ottawa Public Library bookmobile
06/04/2018
Happy National Bookmobile Day! On April 11th, we celebrate this wonderful service that has...
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06/04/2018
Braving the Wilderness Brené Brown If I could sum up Brown’s message in one...
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10/04/2018
Call it a Fablab , Call it a Hackspace or Hackerspace , Call it...
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This image shows the Indian Horse movie poster
05/04/2018
***Contest is closed*** Hey Ottawa! Win two reserved passes to the advance screening of...
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09/12/2016
The Ottawa Public Library is now offering customers more control over the security of...
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04/04/2018
The History of Bees Maja Lunde Imagine a world with no bees. Sound good?...
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Nicole Parent's paintings at Manotick
05/04/2018
This April, our artist of the month is Nicole Parent. Nicole is a talented...
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05/04/2018
Have you ever wondered what books library staff are reading, and what types of...
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07/03/2018
On March 5th, 2018, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, Sean Wilson of...
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All in a Day Banner
04/04/2018
On April 3rd, 2018, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, Sean Wilson of...
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Image of a clock, form, calculator and keyboard, courtesy of the Canada Revenue Agency.
28/03/2018
It's that time of year again - tax time. If you are preparing to...
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03/04/2018
The Boy Who Knew Too Much Cathy Byrd What would you say if your...
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14/03/2018
Ottawa is host to a vibrant, diverse, and ever-burgeoning music scene. Hundreds of musicians,...
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01/03/2018
This year, Rendez-vous de la Francophonie will celebrate their 20th anniversary. Join on the...
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à la carte logo with photos of 2 authors
14/03/2018
The Ottawa Public Library is very pleased to collaborate with Library and Archives Canada...
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07/03/2018
Our video contest is back. If you are between the ages of 13 to...
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Black and white trees painted with acrylic paint, by Jodi Myer
29/03/2018
Jodi Myers is the artist for the month of April at the Richmond Branch...
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3 seedling pots
24/03/2018
Spring has sprung and it's time to start getting ready for gardening season! We...
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picture of Margaret Pokiak-Fenton and Christy Jordan-Fenton
19/03/2018
On Wednesday, March 28, we are pleased to host authors Margaret Pokiak-Fenton and Christy...
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