Ottawa Bookstore Guide


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Book Sales 2015
Elmdale Public School BookFest 2015
Elmdale Public School
49 Iona Street (just east of Island Park Drive)
Friday, Feb. 27, 9:00 am to 9:00 pm
Saturday, Feb. 28, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Many prominent local authors will be in attendance.
author of Why I Run; BOB PLAMONDON, author of The Truth
about Trudeau; ROBERT MCMECHAN, author of Allison's Brain,
and CHARLES GORDON, Journalist and author. For a detailed schedule,
please visit :

Kanata United Church
Annual Book Sale 2015
33 Leacock Drive
30,000+ books for sale.
Thursday, February 19th: 5:00 - 9:00 pm
Friday, February 20th: 1:00 - 9:00 pm
Saturday, February 21st: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Kids Only afternoon, Thurs, Feb. 19th: 1:00 - 4:30 pm
Children shop while parents/caregivers relax nearby.

mini-Mammoth book sale
at the Central Archives and
Ottawa Public Library Materials Centre
100 Tallwood Drive
10 am to 2 pm
February 21, 2015

Lisgar Collegiate Institute
Used Book Sale 2015
March 27th 4pm-9pm
March 28th 10am-7pm
29 Lisgar Street, Ottawa
Prices starting at 50 cents.
Local authors are attending to do
readings from future released books.

Books, Blooms, and Baking 2015
First Baptist Church
140 Laurier Avenue West, at Elgin Street
Thursday, May 7 from 4 - 6 p.m.
Friday, May 8 from 12 - 6 p.m.
Saturday, May 9 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
New books put out each day!
Used DVDs, CDs and VHS videos.

Friends of the Ottawa Public Library
Association mini-Mammoth Book Sale
100 Tallwood Drive
10 a.m - 2 p.m Saturday
May 23, 2015

Chelsea Community Tailgate Sale, including huge sale of quality used books!
Saturday, June 6, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
St. Mary Magdalene Anglican Church, 537 Route 105,
Chelsea, Quebec (across from Freshmart). Free admission, everyone welcome.
Wheelchair-accessible venue. Fundraiser for church outreach.

Book Café -- Used books sale and café.
Sunday, June 7, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
St. Mary Magdalene Anglican Church, 537 Route 105,
Chelsea, Quebec (across from Freshmart).
Come enjoy café treats while browsing a huge selection of great used books!
Free admission, everyone welcome. Wheelchair-accessible venue. Fundraiser for church outreach.

Elgin Street Public School Annual
Book Sale and Silent Auction
June 11-14, 2015
310 Elgin Street at Gilmour
Thousands of hard and soft cover books.
Hundreds of dollars of silent auction prizes.
All proceeds support arts and sports education
for Elgin Street Public School Students.

Ottawa Small Press Book Fair
Saturday, June 13, 2015
Jack Purcell Community Centre
Room 203, 12 pm to 5 pm
Elgin, at 320 JackPurcell Lane.
Admission free to the public.

Book Sale
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Sunday, June 21, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Thousands of books available.
Building 72, Arboretum
Central Experimental Farm
Take the east exit off the Prince of
Wales roundabout.
Admission and parking free at Bldg 72

Dovercourt Community Centre
441 Dovercourt Ave.
KLEO is again holding its GIGANTIC used book sale
upstairs in the Dovercourt CC lobby on Saturday, September 19, 2015
8:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Royal Canadian Legion - Westboro Branch
391 Richmond Road
Saturday, September 26, 2015
9:00 am to 3:30 pm

Ottawa Antiquarian Book Fair
Tudor Hall, 3750 North Bowesville Rd.
18 October, 2015
Hours: 10:30 a.m - 5 p.m
Admission $5.00
Free Parking

Cooks & Books Chelsea!
Saturday, October 24, 2015, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
St. Mary Magdalene Church
537 Route 105 (across from Freshmart) Chelsea, Que.
Come and browse 1000s of quality used books,
and enjoy great food & refreshments. Door prizes!
Accessible venue. Everyone welcome! This is a church fundraiser.

Rockcliffe Park Book Fair
Rockcliffe Park Public School
November 6 - 8, 2015

Ottawa Small Press Book Fair
320 Jack Purcell Lane
Jack Purcell Centre Rm 203.
7 November, 2015
12:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m Saturday