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News from Ruth. E. Dickinson - January 26, 2024

From OPL, Ruth. E. Dickinson



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





🐸For Families:  


Readers from Grades 4–6! This list is for you! 

Stories of friendship, adventure, mystery and mayhem to relax and enjoy in that all important down time you need. 



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 :  



📖   Nouvelle activité!!!  Le club de lecture RD démarre le 30 janvier prochain.   


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 – 


Saturday January 27th is Family Literacy Day 


Celebrate with OPL by: 


  • Baking a recipe with your kids or grand-kids; 

  • Taking photos and writing their captions; 

  • Taking photos and writing out a story; 

  • Writing and mailing a postcard; 

  • Visiting the library; 

  • Reading together! 


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