Staff Blogs

19/01/2019
Share Your Knitting and Crochet Patterns with our brand new patterns binder at the...
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17/01/2019
Come in and see what we are doing! It could be crafts, board games...
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17/01/2019
Following December’s announcement of the 2019 RBC Taylor Prize longlist , the five finalists...
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16/01/2019
You are an interesting, unique person who grows every year. Over time, your ideas...
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16/01/2019
The month's Artist of the Month for the Manotick is Lara Charlebois, who is...
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02/01/2019
It’s time to start thinking about Tax Planning. For low to moderate income earners,...
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10/01/2019
Douglas Gibson is one of Canada’s best-known and respected publishers. This 65-minute show will take us through Canadian history, discussing the authors against their historic background.
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14/01/2019
The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) is excited to announce new magazine titles that will...
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10/01/2019
Canadian public libraries are calling on multinational publishers to make more eContent available Lack...
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06/12/2018
The time is here again for aspiring young authors to put their creative and...
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06/12/2018
The time is here again for young writers to put your creative and expressive...
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08/01/2019
Browsing the “Best of 2018” lists is a fun way to reminisce about the...
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10/01/2019
Today, we received a refresh of the art in the library, courtesy of the...
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05/12/2018
On December 3rd, 2018, CBC’s All in a Day book panel, Ann Archer of...
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05/12/2018
Are you looking for reading--or listening!--suggestions for this holiday season? Here are some lists...
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18/12/2018
We are coming up to the end of the year, and what better time...
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04/01/2019
This high school exam season come study at OPL! High school exam season means...
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09/01/2019
2019 is underway and so are genealogy and local history programs at OPL! Our...
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05/01/2019
If you were a contestant on Jeopardy! faced with the category "Finances for Women",...
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08/01/2019
Have you ever been curious as to what books your library staff are reading?...
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