Twice Upon a Time

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Alternate Name Free books Ottawa ; Il était deux fois ; Livres gratuits pour les enfants d'Ottawa
Legal Name Twice Upon a Time / Il était deux fois
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
Ottawa, ON
 
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Mailing Address Heartwood House 
404 McArthur Ave E 
Ottawa, ON K1K 1G8
Physical Access Not Applicable
Description and Services
Description (Service) Volunteer-run organization that gives books to children * families can visit the store as often as they like and take home one book per person per visit * accepts donations of new or gently used books for children or babies * volunteer opportunites * pop-up free bookstores are operated at certain agencies
Hours * Overbrook Community Centre bookstore Sat 11:30 am-1:30 pm, Wed 4:30 pm-6:30 pm 
* Taggart YMCA Housing Office Wed 4 pm-6 pm 
* Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa Don McGahan Clubhouse Tues 4 pm-5:30 pm 
* Heartwood House, varies
Areas Served Ottawa
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and under 
 
Children 12 years and under
Application Bookstores:  
* Overbrook Community Centre, 33 Quill St, Ottawa 
* Heartwood House, 404 McArthur Ave, Ottawa 
* Taggart YMCA Housing Office 180 Argyle Ave, Ottawa (Housing clients only) 
* Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa Don McGahan Clubhouse 430 McArthur Ave, Ottawa (club members only) 
* for more information, a contact form is available on the website 
 
Donations of 20 books or less: 
* Books On Beechwood (New Edinburgh) 
* Octopus Books (Glebe) 
* Coin du livre (Gloucester) 
* Tag Along Toys (Kanata) 
* see websites for location and business hours
Languages English ; French ; Books are offered in English and French
Fees None
Service Categories Humanities Activities/Events ~ Children ; Leisure Equipment/Supplies Donation Programs ; Volunteer Opportunities
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-601-9383
After Hours Phone 613-601-9383
E-Mail info@twiceuponatime.ca
Website www.twiceuponatime.ca/
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Primary Contact Alexandra Yarrow, President and co-founder; Email: alexandra.yarrow@twiceuponatime.ca
Alternate Contact Jennifer Walker, Vice-President; Phone: 613-220-3098; Email: jenniferannwalker@gmail.com
Volunteer Coordinator Helena Merriam; Email: volunteers@twiceuponatime.ca
Primary Executive Alexandra Yarrow, President
Alternate Executive Jennifer Walker, Vice-President
Other Details
Established 2014
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 803095777 RR0001 ; Book donations
Resources Website

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