Staff Blogs

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05/09/2018
Ottawa resident Amanda Carver recently took to Twitter to show her gratitude to the...
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04/09/2018
Last March, my grandmother died. She was 90 years old. She lived a good...
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31/08/2018
By Kirsten at Greenboro Going back to school, or going to school for the...
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29/06/2018
Schedule now available - click here! The Ottawa Public Library (OPL) invites you to...
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Marionette et marionettistes
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13/06/2018
Why chose one activity this Saturday when you can experience many in one afternoon?...
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19/03/2018
March Break is just around the corner! And we are offering fun, educational, and...
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09/03/2018
January 27 is Family Literacy Day , a national awareness initiative created by ABC...
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07/03/2018
We had our first visit from Lecia and boy was she a hit! We...
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03/11/2017
During Canada's Financial Literacy Month in 2017, OPL has organized programs to teach kids...
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26/09/2017
We are celebrating our wonderful community-created mural on our stairwell designed by Wild Pigments...
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23/02/2017
Its almost back to school time .. time to buy new shoes, stock up...
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02/12/2016
The American Library Association recently annouced the 2010 Randolph Caldecott Award . This year...
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02/12/2016
With all the promotion around the release of Tim Burton's version of Alice in...
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02/12/2016
Maybe not quite yet. Here are some titles to share with reluctant sleepers. Bear...
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02/12/2016
Kids spending the summer zoned out in front of a computer screen? It's tough...
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02/12/2016
“Best picks” for Hallowe’en reading from the Ottawa Public Library By Rebekah McCallum, Children’s...
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02/12/2016
Is your first language Arabic, French, Spanish, Chinese, (Cantonese and Mandarin), or other languages...
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02/12/2016
Library settlement Workers (LSWs) provide in person, one-on-one assistance to help newcomer families as...
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02/12/2016
Are you looking for free activities and resources for your babies or pre-schoolers as...
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02/12/2016
The month of May is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and we have up at...
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