Retour aux heures normales le 7 septembre 2021


La Bibliothèque publique d’Ottawa retournera à ses heures d'ouverture, d’avant la pandémie, dans la majorité des succursales et ce, à partir du mardi 7 septembre 2021 y inclus les heures d’ouverture le dimanche à dix succursales et à InfoService dès le dimanche 12 septembre. 

Les horaires sont affichés à l’entrée des succursales et sur horaires et emplacements dans le site web de la BPO. 

Les succursales Fitzroy Harbour et Vernon ouvrent la semaine du 7 septembre 2021, pour la première fois depuis le début de la pandémie en mars 2020. 

Avis: succursale Carlingwood


L’ascenseur à la succursale Carlingwood est présentement indisponible.

Kiosque hors service au Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre


Le kiosque qui distribue des livres pour adultes au Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre est hors service jusqu'à nouvel ordre.

Succursale Rideau- Ascenseur hors service


L'ascenseur de la succursale Rideau est actuellement hors service pour des raisons d'entretien et de réparations. Le service reprendra le lundi 27 septembre. 

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Cooking Class with Steph Legari the Grilling Gourmet

Grilling and Smoking in November you say?  Why not in these crazy times!  

Join Steph Legari the Grilling Gourmet for an entertaining and mouthwatering evening as he shares his expertise.  Steph will demonstrate proper seasoning techniques as well as flavour enhancers.  He’ll be demonstrating cost effective ways to prepare amazing side dishes and appetizers for limited budgets.  Not all food has to be expensive, and in these difficult times it's good to make the hard-earned dollars stretch.  He’ll give tips on tougher, less expensive cuts of meat and techniques to tenderize and make them a succulent and tender offering.  A few dishes he will cover will include vegan chili with roasted whole kernel corn bread; and brined, injected and roasted turkey. Join us!

Steph Legari is a graduate of the George Brown Culinary Management Program. Steph has been passionate about cooking with fire and smoke since he was a teenager.  Following his dream, he grew to know and understand his craft through preparing and serving delicious meals at many different restaurants, hotels and catering establishments.  It was somewhere along the way that he discovered his true passion: mouthwatering original delights on smokers and grills.

Steph the Grilling Gourmet® has catered large corporate events and small private parties all over North America, sharing his knowledge of the grill and smoker and showcasing BBQ techniques.  With the help of his 27-foot custom BBQ rig, he can travel to any location. Since 2008, Steph the Grilling Gourmet® has appeared on TV and radio. He is the creator and host of his own show as well as “Grill This, Smoke That”.  Steph has also created a line of savory rubs or spice blends. 

With special thanks to Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Association (FOPLA) for funding this workshop!