Staff Blogs

21/06/2018
Are you wanting to drive political change and make a difference in your community?...
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09/07/2018
04/07/2018
Stéphanie Plante is an OPL guest blogger and a great library supporter. In 2017,...
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04/07/2018
12/06/2018
Schedule now available - click here! The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) invites you to...
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29/06/2018
This is a picture of OPL's guest blogger, Stephanie Plante
30/04/2018
Stéphanie Plante is an OPL guest blogger and a great library supporter. In 2017,...
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29/06/2018
Perennial geraniums in the garden at the Manotick Branch Library
19/06/2018
If you have visited the Manotick Branch Library during the growing season (late May...
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19/06/2018
24/05/2018
Join us at the Main Branch at 120 Metcalfe for two information sessions all...
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28/05/2018
01/05/2018
The Ottawa Public Library invites you to enjoy various free events for people of...
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22/05/2018
02/05/2018
Your librarians are information superheroes! Drop by our mini Bookmobile and meet them –...
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14/05/2018
21/03/2018
Stéphanie Plante is an OPL guest blogger and a great library supporter. In 2017,...
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02/05/2018
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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26/04/2018
10/04/2018
Thinking about starting your family tree? Wondering what those DNA tests really tell you?...
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23/04/2018
11/04/2018
What the pink is going on?! If you visited your local library branch today,...
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20/04/2018
14/03/2018
Ottawa is host to a vibrant, diverse, and ever-burgeoning music scene. Hundreds of musicians,...
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03/04/2018
Two OPL customers holding their new Book Bags
01/02/2018
This bag has a story. Since Library Month (October) 2017, you may have seen...
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05/03/2018
historical postcards of Ottawa
08/02/2018
February is Heritage Month! OPL celebrates Franco-Ontarian heritage on February 26 with "Une passion...
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28/02/2018
03/02/2018
Out and about downtown Ottawa for Winterlude, and in need of a warm-up? Join...
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20/02/2018
15/01/2018
Born a slave in Kentucky in 1848, Paul Barber learned to train and care...
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02/02/2018
09/08/2017
What did Grandma (or Great-Grandma) have for dinner? If you’re lucky you might have...
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15/11/2017
29/06/2017
1927 was another big year for Canada – the Diamond Jubilee, our sixtieth birthday...
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15/11/2017
Photo from book Our Heroes in the Great World War
09/11/2017
A remarkable publication from 1919 that gives us photographs and brief service details for...
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15/11/2017