Twice Upon a Time

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-601-9383
After Hours Phone 613-601-9383
E-Mail info@twiceuponatime.ca
Website www.twiceuponatime.ca
Primary Contact Alexandra Yarrow, President; Email: alexandra.yarrow@twiceuponatime.ca
Alternate Contact Laura Fernandes, Vice-President
Volunteer Coordinator Helena Merriam; Email: volunteers@twiceuponatime.ca
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 & Services
Description (Service) Volunteer-run organization that gives books to children * families can visit a site as often as they like and can take home one book per person per visit * accepts donations of new or gently used books for children or babies * volunteer opportunities * 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 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
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable 
For Kingston:
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/freebooksottawa
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/@FreeBooksOttawa
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2014
Funding Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 803095777 RR0001 ; Book donations
Date Updated 21 Aug 2019
Subjects
Service Categories Humanities Activities/Events ~ Children ; Leisure Equipment/Supplies Donation Programs ; Volunteer Opportunities

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