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News from Ruth. E. Dickinson - February 1st, 2024

From OPL, Ruth. E. Dickinson

Where did the time go? Lost in a good book?

Enjoy the newsletter of the week.





Visit the Library website for our hours of operation, to access online resources, browse books, search programs and events, and more!  





🐸For Families:  


It's not too late to celebrate International Lego Day On January 28th  

Imagine what you could build with the help of OPL books: 



Check out our Winter programming : 



🍟For Teens: 


Ottawa Public Library is calling all young writers to participate in the Awesome Authors Youth Writing Contest, a fantastic opportunity to showcase your storytelling prowess and join a community brimming with creativity and passion!   

If you have a thing for storytelling, drawing or writing, 2024 might be your year to become an awesome author.    





☕For Adults: 


The Canada Reads short list and panel have been announced.  This popular nationwide Battle of the Books competition, seeking to find the one book every Canadian should read, is back for its 23rd edition.  Discover Canadian books and place your holds here. 






💚💚💚Franco à la biblio :  



📖   C'est cette semaine!!!Le club de lecture RD se rencontre mardi le 30 janvier.   


Venez jaser de livres de langue française et profitez aussi de présentations de nouvelles oeuvres, auteurs et des services disponibles aux lecteurs francophones de la BPO.   


Au plaisir de se réunir!!! 



💡OPL Library Tip of the Week – 


OPL's most popular reads of 2023 

Have you seen OPL's most popular books of 2023?  Wait no more --- here is the list: 


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