Events Archive - 2011

Special Sale at Centennial

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Keepers, the bookstore at the Centennial branch (3870 Richmond), will hold its monthly 1/2 price book sale soon!

Visit Keepers on the following dates for some great deals!

Saturday, December 10 from 10am - 3pm

Wednesday, December 14 from 6pm - 8pm


Alta Vista: Special Used Book Sale

Alta Vista Book Sale

Pick up great books at great prices! The Friends of the Ottawa Public Library's 'Bookery' will hold a half-priced booksale from 10-12 on the second Saturday of every month.

Saturday Dec 10, 2011
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


mini-Mammoth book sale!

mini-Mammoth book sale

A sale will be held one Saturday every month of the school year to replace our annual Mammoth Used Book Sale.


The sales will take place in the lobby of the Central Archives and Library Materials Centre (100 Tallwood Drive) from 10am to 2pm.

December 17 - 10am to 2pm

 

PRICES

CDs & Fiction 1-10 for $1

Videos & Children’s books 1-5 for $1

Non-fiction $1 each

 


Hazeldean branch pre-renovation book sales

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Hazeldean library needs to emtpy its shelves before an upcoming branch renovation.

The Book Nook book sale will be selling EVERYTHING FOR 50 CENTS (board books 25¢) every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Decemeber! 

 

Extra stock on the shelves next to the spinner in the Book Nook as follows: 

DEC. 2-4:  SCIENCE FICTION/FANTASY

DEC. 9-11:  CHILDREN/YOUTH

DEC. 16-18:  GENERAL FICTION & NON-FICTION


mini-Mammoth book sale!

mini-Mammoth book sale

A sale will be held one Saturday every month of the school year to replace our annual Mammoth Used Book Sale.

The sales will take place in the lobby of the Central Archives and Library Materials Centre (100 Tallwood Drive) from 10am to 2pm.

November 19 - 10am to 2pm

 

Videos and children’s books: 5/$1

CDs and fiction: 10/$1

Non-fiction books: $1 each


St. Laurent: Used Book Sale

St. Laurent Book Sale

Used book sale at the St. Laurent library branch

Saturday, November 26th
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 

Books and audiovisual materials for children and adults


Special Sale at Centennial

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Keepers, the bookstore at the Centennial branch (3870 Richmond), will hold its monthly 1/2 price book sale soon!

Visit Keepers on the following dates for some great deals!

Wednesday, November 9 from 6pm - 8pm

Saturday, November 12 from 10am - 3pm


Alta Vista: Special Used Book Sale

Alta Vista Book Sale

Pick up great books at great prices! The Friends of the Ottawa Public Library's 'Bookery' will hold a half-priced booksale from 10-12 on the second Saturday of every month.

Saturday Nov 12, 2011
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Beaverbrook: Used Book Sale

Beaverbrook book sale

Pick up great books at great prices at Book Ends Sales! 

All proceeds in support of the Friends of the Ottawa Public Library.

Saturday Dec 03, 2011
11:00 am - 3:00 pm


Book Nook Anniversary

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The Hazeldean library branch is having a 30th anniversary party on Saturday, October 22 starting at 1:30pm. 

To celebrate, the Book Nook will hold an anniversary sale. Everything will be 25 ¢


Autumn half price sale at the Stittsville Library

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A Good Read, the used book store in the Stittsville branch is having a half price sale! 

Regular prices are $1 for adult pocket books, $2 for trade paperback and hard cover books, and 50 cents to $1 for children’s, teen, and pre-teen books. At half price, you can stock up for your winter reading for pocket change.

Come out for the sale on Saturday, October 22nd from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.


St Laurent library book sale

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Come to the St. Laurent branch (515 Côté) on October 1st for a special book sale!

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 


Special Sale at Centennial

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Keepers, the bookstore at the Centennial branch (3870 Richmond), will hold its monthly 1/2 price book sale soon!

Visit Keepers on the following dates for some great deals!

Wednesday, October 12 from 6pm - 8pm

Saturday, October 15 from 10am - 3pm


Happy 5th Anniversary! You're invited to the pot-pourri book launch

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At 6:30 p.m. on October 4, 2011 the Friends of the Ottawa Public Library Association (FOPLA) will hold the offical launch of pot-pourri 2011 (the 5th edition of pot-pourri) in the Mezzanine of the Main Library branch of the Ottawa Public Library (120 Metcalfe).

FOPLA kindly requests your attendance to this exciting event where Ottawa’s youngest literary talent will be recognized and celebrated.

This is the fifth edition of pot-pourri, a bilingual anthology of the winning poems and short stories from the Awesome Authors 2011 Youth Writing Contest, a competition open to Ottawa residents ages 9-17.

This year, pot-pourri features 55 works from 48 of Ottawa’s talented youth.


mini-Mammoth book sales!

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A sale will be held one Saturday every month of the school year to replace our annual Mammoth Used Book Sale.

The sales will take place in the lobby of the Central Archives and Library Materials Centre (100 Tallwood Drive) from 10am to 2pm.

The sales dates are as follows:

2011

September 24

November 19

December 17

2012

January 21

February 25

March 24

April 28

May 26


Special Sale at Centennial

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Keepers, the bookstore at the Centennial branch (3870 Richmond), will hold its monthly 1/2 price book sale soon!

Visit Keepers on the following dates for some great deals!

Wednesday, September 14 from 6pm - 8pm

Saturday, September 17 from 10am - 3pm


Book Ends Sale

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On Saturday, September 3rd "Book Ends" will hold a sale of gently used books, CDs, DVDs etc. from 11am to 3pm at the Beaverbrook Branch on Campeau Drive.

Come for our great selection and great prices. Funds raised go towards enhanced library services at the local library.


Special Sale at Centennial

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Keepers, the bookstore at the Centennial branch (3870 Richmond), will hold its monthly 1/2 price book sale soon!

Visit Keepers on the following dates for some great deals!

Wednesday, August 10 from 6pm - 8pm

Saturday, August 13 from 10am - 3pm


Book Ends Sale

On Saturday, August 6th "Book Ends" will hold a special sale from 11am to 3pm at the Beaverbrook Branch on Campeau Drive.

Come for our great selection at great prices. Funds raised go towards enhanced library services at the local library.


Book Sale at Archives Open House

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The Friends at the Ottawa Public Library will have a book sale set up at the City of Ottawa Central Archives' Open House.

Saturday, July 9, 2011
noon to 4 p.m.
100 Tallwood Drive


Special Sale at Centennial

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Keepers, the bookstore at the Centennial branch (3870 Richmond), will hold its monthly 1/2 price book sale soon!

Visit Keepers on the following dates for some great deals!

Saturday, July 9 from 10am - 3pm

Wednesday, July 13 from 6pm - 8pm

 


Happy 5th Anniversary

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By the Book, at the Greenboro District Library, has been going strong for 5 years!  Join us on Saturday,  June 11th for cake and coffee.


Special Sale at Centennial

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Keepers, the bookstore at the Centennial branch (3870 Richmond), will hold its monthly 1/2 price book sale soon!

Visit Keepers on the following dates for some great deals!

Saturday, June 11 from 10am - 3pm

Wednesday, June 15 from 6pm - 8pm


By the Book Sale

By the Book, a used bookstore and cafe is holding its monthly half-price book sale from 10 to 4, at 363 Lorry Greenberg Drive on June 4th.

Drop by for great buys on hundreds of books (most under $2).


Special Sale at Centennial

Keepers, the new bookstore at the Centennial branch (3870 Richmond), will hold its first 1/2 price book sales soon!

Visit Keepers on the following dates for some great deals!

 Wednesday, May 11 from 6pm - 8pm

 Saturday, May 14 from 10am - 3pm


By the Book Sale

By the Book, a used bookstore and cafe is holding its monthly half-price book sale from 10 to 4, at 363 Lorry Greenberg Drive on May 7th.

Drop by for great buys on hundreds of books (most under $2).

 


Diefenbooker Run

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The Friends at the Carp library branch will have an info table set up at the Diefenbooker Run in Carp on April 30th from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the main hall Carp Fair Grounds. Stop by for a visit when you show up for Race Day!


Book Ends Sale

On Saturday, April 2nd "Book Ends" will hold a special sale from 11am to 3pm at the Beaverbrook Branch on Campeau Drive.

Come for our great selection at great prices. Funds raised go towards enhanced library services at the local library.


Mark Your Calendar

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The Mammoth Used Book Sale is on its way! The giant annual book sale will take place on Saturday, April 16th from 10am to 5pm and on Sunday, April 17th, from 10am to 3pm.

Save the date to save big on thousands of books and audiovisual materials for kids and adults.

Nepean Sportsplex, Hall F - Free Parking, Free Admission


After much anticipation...

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An as yet unnamed Friends bookstore at the Centennial branch will officially open on March 26th. Join us at 1:00 for refreshments at the grand opening, where you can find out who has won the prize for best bookstore name and find out what the shop has been called!


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Winter Book Sale at Stittsville library

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A Good Read, the used book store in the Stittsville branch is having a half price sale! 

Regular prices are $1 for adult pocket books, $2 for trade paperback and hard cover books, and 50 cents to $1 for children’s, teen, and pre-teen books. At half price, you can stock up for your winter reading for pocket change.

Come out for the sale on Saturday, Feb. 12 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

 


A/V Materials Sale!

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The Carp Book Corner is having a sale on music cds and VHS movies the entire month of August. 25 cents each or 5 for $1. Find your summer driving tunes at 3911 Carp Road, whenever the library is open.


Second Editions Silent Auction

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The Second Editions Bookshop at the Centrepointe/Nepean Library, 101 Centrepointe Drive, is featuring a Silent Auction of Collectors' Books from January 31st through February 19th, 2011.  

Auction items, featuring sets of books and individual items dating from 1832 to the present are available here. Twenty-six lots of books are offered.

Bidders must register their written bids in person, during Bookshop open hours (10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday),  by providing their name, telephone number and whole $ bid. 

Bidding will close at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday February 19th.  Winning bidders will be notified by telephone and will have one week to claim their items.  Unclaimed items will be offered to the next lowest bidder until sold.

Ask in the Bookshop, or call 613-580-2424 ex. 41491 to leave a message, if you require additional information.


Book Ends Sale

On Saturday February 5th from 11am to 3pm Book Endsat the Beaverbrook Branch on Campeau Drive, will hold a sale of gently used books, CDs, DVDs, etc. If you're in the neighbourhood, we hope to see you there!


Special Sale

On January 8th By the Book, a used bookstore and cafe, is holding its monthly half price book sale from 10am to 4pm at 363 Lorry Greenberg Dr. Drop by for great buys on hundreds of books (most under $2).