Staff Blogs

10/08/2018
Bluesfest may be over, but the city's summer music festival season is far from...
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Album covers for Shelter as We Go by Quantum Tangle; Apu Peikussiaky by Shauit; Medicine Songs by Buffy Sainte-Marie; and Miigis by Red Sky Performance
09/08/2018
Celebrating National Indigenous History Month in June is an important tribute to the heritage...
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02/08/2018
Do you really miss leg warmers and sequined gloves? Perhaps you feel the world...
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27/07/2018
This powerful alternative musical by Saskatchewan playwright Nathan Howe won the award of Best...
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09/07/2018
The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) invites you to “Tales & Tunes: Family Fun Day...
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29/06/2018
Schedule now available - click here! The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) invites you to...
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13/06/2018
Join us for music, dancing, and fun as we kick off the start of...
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Photo of music editing station, with music keyboard, Mac Pro, monitor and accessories.
14/05/2018
If you’ve been to the Teen Zone of Ruth E. Dickinson branch lately, you...
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04/05/2018
At the intersection of OPL's film and video collections lay the music documentary. From...
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30/04/2018
Join us for Ottawa Public Library’s Teen Tech Week Film Festival! The Teen Tech...
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03/04/2018
Ottawa is host to a vibrant, diverse, and ever-burgeoning music scene. Hundreds of musicians,...
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19/03/2018
Music lovers, rejoice! Not only does your Library bring you musical instruments , we're...
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17/11/2017
Did you check out something cool from the Music Instrument Lending Library but forgot...
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02/11/2017
Back by popular demand! Join us this fall at the Main Branch on Thursdays...
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01/11/2017
It wasn't a surprise to anyone how much it hurt to lose Gord Downie...
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19/08/2017
Join us this summer at the Main Branch on Thursdays at noon for free...
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18/07/2017
MANY THANKS to all who attended, volunteered, sponsored and contributed to a successful event...
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Buffy Sainte-Marie
20/06/2017
Listening to music by Indigenous artists is a wonderful and fun way to appreciate...
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10/05/2017
OPL now has access to CBC and Radio-Canada content through Curio.ca . The collection...
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29/03/2017
From Elvis Presley performing in Ottawa to homegrown Kathleen Edwards of today, Ottawa has...
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