There are some new outdoor activities to enjoy this weekend. We are now able to kick a soccer ball around, play a round of disc golf, shoot some hoops, or pop an ollie at the skate parks. Picnics are also now a thing. While we agree that this is very exciting news, please make sure that you enjoy these newfound freedoms safely and respectfully, while keeping your distance from others.
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Some of us are over a month into this alternate normal of isolation, shaggy hair and bread making. As we settle into new routines, and are already dreaming of sunny patios and high fives there is no right or wrong way to be getting through this.
Here are some highlights from the last week on the blog and some things to look forward to this weekend.
Throughout the month of April, OPL will try to help the Ottawa community “awaken their inner poet…” while staying at home.
If you have given up on dates and times, and are living purely based on feelings, join the club. Stay healthy, stay positive, and stay strong friends. We’re doing it.
Happiness Habits 613 events are open to anyone looking to explore and nurture what makes them happy.
Both events are free of charge and both locations are accessible.
It’s the last weekend of summer and there are plenty of ways to get out and enjoy all that the city has to offer, plus a few events to get you ready for fall in the capital. All Weekend The Canada Army Run is taking over the Canadian War Museum this weekend. While the actual […]
Meet Canadian author Kat Verhoeven at the Ottawa Public Library, where she will talk about her new graphic novel, a queer story about friendship, body image, and strength.
Welcoming Ottawa Week continues until June 30, 2019.
Adding to the fun of early summer in the city is Welcoming Ottawa Week, a series of free events highlighting Ottawa as a welcoming city to newcomers.
Apt613’s Librarian-in-Residence gives a snapshot of what young Ottawans were interested in reading in 2018.
On Sunday November 4, twenty Rock Camp for Girls+ musicians took to the NAC’s Fourth Stage.
The Ottawa Public Library is holding its 9th annual Teen Author Fest on October 27 from 12-5pm.
Beechwood was open to pedestrians Saturday September 8 for the third annual East Feast street fair festival.