Staff Blogs

Planter containing tomato, strawberry and petunia plants
19/06/2018
Check out what's growing at Metcalfe Village branch! Our fabulous volunteer gardeners have filled...
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24/04/2018
Calling all Ottawa foodies and cooks, we have a brand new food database for...
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14/03/2018
Are you curious about cooking with the Instant Pot, the Ottawa-invented multi-cooker everyone seems...
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à la carte logo with photos of 2 authors
14/03/2018
The Ottawa Public Library is very pleased to collaborate with Library and Archives Canada...
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16/01/2018
For those of you who have been to North Gloucester branch recently, you may...
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08/03/2018
Hello lovelies, The countdown has begun. Every breath and step we take brings us...
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20/02/2018
Last year Operation Come Home (OCH) held their second annual Poor Chefs Competition and...
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05/02/2018
Attention Vegetable Gardeners! Bring in your harvested seeds from last years crop and swap...
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à la carte logo
11/01/2018
A year of telling stories about our food culture and community has come full...
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à la carte logo
21/11/2017
à la carte , the Ottawa Public Library’s food literacy project , is looking...
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27/03/2017
Rakesh Misra is a volunteer with the MarketMobile and our guest blogger this month...
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09/08/2017
What did Grandma (or Great-Grandma) have for dinner? If you’re lucky you might have...
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06/06/2017
Hey, Ottawa foodies! You may know where to find the best gelato, but have...
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10/10/2017
We are thrilled with our very first harvests for the Stittsville Food Bank! Although...
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02/10/2017
For Storytelling through Food month in September, Beaverbrook branch asked the community to vote...
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Image pour le thème Canada 150 de septembre: Raconter par l'alimentation
05/09/2017
September is here and it’s time to bring in the harvest! We’re celebrating Storytelling...
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13/09/2017
When we asked our community to share their food preferences with us, we were...
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enfant devan la télévision
12/09/2017
Le marketing des aliments et des boissons malsains a changé. Le marketing ciblant les...
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child sitting in front of television
12/09/2017
Sonia Jean-Philippe is an Ottawa Public Health Registered Dietitian and this month's guest blogger...
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02/09/2017
Do you love pineapple on pizza? Or does the thought make you recoil? We...
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