Staff Blogs

Snowy Owl by Barbara Adams
24/01/2019
[Note: this blog entry has been submitted by Dave Sangster, Co-founder of the Manotick...
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24/01/2019
It's a winter wonderland out there. The school busses are cancelled, it's exam week...
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23/01/2019
Stay informed by reading these and all other updates which can be found on...
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This image reads the hashtags #eContentForLibraries #NumériquesPourLesBibliothèques
10/01/2019
Canadian public libraries are calling on multinational publishers to make more eContent available Lack...
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21/01/2019
Mark your calendar for this great free family event! On Saturday February 9th at...
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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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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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photo of Douglas Gibson
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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CBC's All in a Day Banner
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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Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Association logo
18/12/2018
We are coming up to the end of the year, and what better time...
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OPL genealogy logo
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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04/01/2019
Make early literacy a priority in your child’s daily life./ Encouragez l'alphabétisation dans la vie quotidienne de votre enfant.
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04/01/2019
All our morning programs for little ones, at Stittsville Branch, are back in action...
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Album covers for The Piano Guys Family Christmas, Seattle Symphony Orchestra Holiday Classics, Tchaikovski's The Nutcracker and Swan Lake, and The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra A Classical Christmas
08/12/2018
I’ve curled up with a hot chocolate, with not 1, but 2 large marshmallows...
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