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Twice Upon a Time
Free books for Ottawa kids! Supporting early literacy skills and fostering a love of reading since 2014.
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Twice Upon a Time May 20
Twice Upon a Time turns 5 this week! 🎉 We opened our first free books pop-up location at on May 24, 2014, and since then we've given away over 21,000 books to Ottawa kids! Thank you for all of the support!
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Twice Upon a Time May 17
This week's is a newer title, and one that is fun, silly, touching, and unique. It's perfect for newborns (but maybe even more so for new parents!). "Welcome: A Mo Willems Guide for New Arrivals" by the incomparable Mo Willems - check it out! 📚
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Twice Upon a Time May 15
We were joined again this year at our Taggart Family location by students from ! Congratulations on completing your community service learning project, and thank you for joining us as we give free books to kids! 📚
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Alexandra Yarrow May 11
Ready to give away some books at the celebration outside for / prêt a donner des livres avec au événement en fête!
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Twice Upon a Time May 10
2019 is the 20th anniversary of this week's : The Gruffalo! Check out the book's official website for some cool games and activity sheets you can use with your little Gruffalo fans!
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Twice Upon a Time May 8
A huge thank you to for their wonderful donation to Twice Upon a Time! As part of last week, the Ontario Medical Foundation provided us with a generous cash and books donation. Thank you for including us in this initiative! 💜
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WeNeedDiverseBooks May 6
Looking for kids books to recommend for Ramadan? has you covered!
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Twice Upon a Time May 3
Our pick this week is the charming "Time for Bed" by Mem Fox! This book is a perfect little story for bedtime, featuring all sorts of animals getting ready to go to sleep. 📚
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Twice Upon a Time May 1
Thanks, Ben, for sharing your love of reading with other kids!
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Twice Upon a Time May 1
Our "Joie de livre! French books for Ottawa kids!" campaign is in full swing! We received our first order of brand new French language books not long ago, purchased with your generous donations. Here are just a few of them 📚 More details on our site:
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Ontario Medical Association May 1
As part of , the Ontario Medical Foundation is collecting items to support and . Find more information on how to support this effort here:
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Twice Upon a Time May 1
Thank you, and Ben, so much! 💜
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Twice Upon a Time Apr 30
Replying to @OntariosDoctors
Thank you so much for your support! Learn more about and the work we do at
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Twice Upon a Time Apr 30
Thank you so much for your support.
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Twice Upon a Time Apr 26
In honour of Michael Kusugak's birthday tomorrow, our pick this week is the beautiful "Northern Lights: The Soccer Trails." Happy birthday, ! 📚
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Twice Upon a Time Apr 24
The 2018 Twice Upon a Time Annual Report is now available for viewing on our website. We had a great year - please read all about it! 📖
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Twice Upon a Time Apr 24
Congratulations today to our friends at as they receive the David C. Onley Award for Leadership in Accessibility from Minister @! Truly well deserved! 👏
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Twice Upon a Time Apr 23
We tested out our new bookplate stickers at the McGahan clubhouse. They were a big hit!
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Volunteer Canada Apr 23
It's ! Thank you to all who promote the love of reading & books across Canada! 📖 🍁 C'est la ! Merci aux qui championnent l'amour de la lecture au Canada! 📚💗
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Twice Upon a Time Apr 23
Happy and ! How much do we love books? Last year we gave away this many books ⬇️, most of them lovingly recycled ♻️!
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