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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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24/07/2020
As we’re all practicing physical distancing , Ottawa Public Library has been posting daily...
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24/07/2020
As we’re all practicing physical distancing , Ottawa Public Library has been posting daily...
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10/07/2020
Join readers across North America from August 3 rd -17 th and download the...
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23/07/2020
Josephine Cox wrote a small library of family sagas, and sold more than 20...
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09/04/2020
Make 2020 the year you explore your roots! Admit it, genealogists, self-isolating is your...
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17/06/2020
Perhaps you have rediscovered a bicycle stored in the far reaches of your basement...
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19/06/2020
Four titles that appear on many lists of recommended anti-racist books a re available...
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11/06/2020
Help yourself with our help – Book a one-on-one consultation with information experts at...
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13/07/2020
Ottawa Public Library and special guest, Taylor Gendron, are excited to offer weekly drop-in...
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26/06/2020
As part of the expansion of our returns and holds pickup service, we are...
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24/06/2020
We are happy to announce the expansion of our returns and holds pickup service...
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17/07/2020
As we’re all practicing physical distancing , Ottawa Public Library has been posting daily...
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17/07/2020
As we’re all practicing physical distancing , Ottawa Public Library has been posting daily...
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Picture of a bee on a flower.
14/07/2020
If you’ve been relying on gardening to provide you with some regenerative moments –...
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Image of fingers with faces drawn on them. Speech bubbles above the finger people say "hello" in a variety of languages.
14/07/2020
Tuesday afternoons at the North Gloucester branch are always alive and bustling with camaraderie...
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