Staff Blogs

04/01/2019
This high school exam season come study at OPL! High school exam season means...
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OPL genealogy logo
09/01/2019
2019 is underway and so are genealogy and local history programs at OPL! Our...
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Album covers for The Piano Guys Family Christmas, Seattle Symphony Orchestra Holiday Classics, Tchaikovski's The Nutcracker and Swan Lake, and The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra A Classical Christmas
08/12/2018
I’ve curled up with a hot chocolate, with not 1, but 2 large marshmallows...
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04/12/2018
Forget Where's Waldo, we have a real-life elf hunt in the children's department at...
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31/10/2018
November is Remembrance Month, and it has special significance this year as we mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.
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18/10/2018
On Monday October 15, 2018, the Nepean Centrepointe branch hosted a launch event for...
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20/09/2018
Have you been following #askalibrarian on Twitter but would really prefer to #askalibrarian in...
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14/05/2015
On May 5th, Sarah Dessen released her 12th book, Saint Anything . You can...
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from inside the comic, a person huddled up in a tree root
23/09/2016
If you love Lumberjanes , Dungeons and Dragons, and or awesome comic books, oh...
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21/07/2018
On Wednesday July 11, 2018 the Nepean Centrepointe Branch welcomed ArtEast members for the...
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27/06/2018
The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) invites you to “Tales & Tunes: Family Fun Day...
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01/04/2018
Are you a new entrepreneur? Are you thinking of starting a business? Do you...
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10/04/2018
Thinking about starting your family tree? Wondering what those DNA tests really tell you?...
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10/04/2018
Call it a Fablab , Call it a Hackspace or Hackerspace , Call it...
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screen of all the topics to consider when planning an estate
09/02/2018
Do you have questions about estate planning, wills, and the role of the executor?...
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assorted sizes, shapes,  and colours of dice falling out of a cup
20/12/2017
Dungeons and Dragons is coming to a library branch near you! Dungeons and Dragons...
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12/10/2017
There weren't a lot of stores in this area 200 years ago. If you...
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27/09/2017
Officially established in 1792, Nepean celebrates 225 years of existence in 2017! To commemorate,...
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12/09/2017
To celebrate the 225 th Anniversary of the founding of Nepean Township, the Nepean...
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24/10/2017
During Canada's Financial Literacy Month in 2017, OPL has organized programs to teach kids...
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