Staff Blogs

04/05/2018
At the intersection of OPL's film and video collections lay the music documentary. From...
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20/04/2018
Join us for Ottawa Public Library’s Teen Tech Week Film Festival! The Teen Tech...
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11/04/2018
Celebrate National Canadian Film Day on Wednesday, April 18! National Canadian Film Day is...
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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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14/03/2018
Ottawa is host to a vibrant, diverse, and ever-burgeoning music scene. Hundreds of musicians,...
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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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23/11/2017
Music lovers, rejoice! Not only does your Library bring you musical instruments , we're...
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05/12/2017
Arteast presents paintings by Paul Vincent. “The Blackburn Library in conjunction with Arteast is...
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15/12/2017
January 27 is Family Literacy Day , a national awareness initiative created by ABC...
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Logo de la Journée internationale des femmes
07/03/2018
Maya Angelou, in 1978, wrote her famous poem, Phenomenal Woman . The stanza of...
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27/02/2018
February has been a great month; here are some of the highlights from this...
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26/01/2018
Every February, Canadians are invited to participate in Black History Month festivities and events...
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03/02/2018
Out and about downtown Ottawa for Winterlude, and in need of a warm-up? Join...
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14/02/2018
Stittsville customers used string art to express their inner love at the interactive table...
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05/02/2018
This week, in association with the embassies of Colombia, Mexico, Chile and Peru, the...
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OPL logo for Canada 150
16/10/2017
Join us this fall as we host five exciting events as part of our...
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Picture of the three performers of the Alaska Highway Road Show
02/11/2017
On Saturday, November 25, we are hitchhiking through Canadian history with two storytelling events...
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14/11/2017
Did you check out something cool from the Music Instrument Lending Library but forgot...
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05/09/2017
Calling all history fans! Come to the Main Branch of the Ottawa Public Library...
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16/10/2017
Back by popular demand! Join us this fall at the Main Branch on Thursdays...
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