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Why should you sing with your child? How will this help your child learn...
Talk (and listen)
Children start to learn language by hearing people talk, and talking to your child...
Challenge Accepted! Your OPL Digital Book Club Picks for January
Now that 2020 is technically behind us it’s time to personally take stock of...
Bookmobile returns to regular schedule Monday, January 11
The Bookmobile will return to its regular schedule on Monday, January 11 , offering...
Sprintime Fun! Your Guide to Starting Strong Seedlings
Our guest blogger this month is Sarah Lawrance. After many years of backyard gardening...
Favorite All-time Reads from OPL’s Danielle McDonald
Hello to all cardholders and everyone in the OPL community. I am the CEO...
New eResources and Upgrades
This year, our world changed. It has been a year that challenged organizations worldwide...
Library services during provincial shutdown
Ottawa Public Library will be scaling back some of its services in compliance with...
Winter Words at Play - Videos that will warm your heart!
Here comes the winter fun !! Let the wind of words carry you to...
Temporary Remote Access to the Ancestry Library from Home will be extended until March 31, 2021
Temporary Remote Access to the Ancestry Library from Home will be extended until March...
Happy 250th birthday Beethoven!
Every year December brings celebration, and this year marks the additional celebration of Beethoven’s...
Holiday Traditions and Recipe Challenge
What are your favourite H oliday T raditions? Check in front of the items...
Great news on sustainability and the OPL-LAC Joint Facility
Great news for the Ottawa Public Library – Library and Archives Canada Joint Facility!...
Lights, Camera, Ottawa!
Ottawa’s film, television, and animation industry is a vibrant sector contributing over $100 million...
Awesome Authors youth writing contest is on!
Are you between the ages of 9 and 18? Do you dream of one...
The Incomparable John le Carré
John le Carré died in Cornwall, England on Saturday December 12, 2020, aged 89...
Ottawa Kids eRead 2020: The Cardboard Kingdom – Two MORE authors coming on Dec 10!
Two MORE of the authors who collaborated with Chad Sell on The Cardboard Kingdom...
Ottawa Kids eRead 2020: The Cardboard Kingdom
The Cardboard Kingdom is a graphic novel about kids, creativity, and cardboard! Join 16...
Ottawa Kids eRead 2020: The Cardboard Kingdom - Meet the authors!
Look who’s coming to the event on December 10th...! The Ottawa Public Library is...
Lynda.com upgrading to LinkedIn Learning
We know our world has changed dramatically over the past few months. We are...
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