Welcome to the Ottawa Valley Aquarium Society (OVAS) webpage. Our club is open to all aquarium enthusiasts in the Ottawa Valley area.

Club meetings are held the fourth Monday of the month at
Tom Brown Arena in Ottawa starting at 7pm. Please check our website for club information and full event details.


  • No upcoming events scheduled

OVAS is a member of the Canadian Association of Aquarium Clubs.

Library FAQ

How do I borrow a book?

To borrow an item from the OVAS Library e-mail the OVAS librarian at librarian@ovas.ca with the name of the item(s) you wish to borrow and the librarian will bring the book to the next OVAS meeting where you may borrow it. All requests to borrow items must be made before the day of the meeting.

Who is allowed to borrow books?

Only OVAS members may borrow items from the library.

Does is cost anything to borrow a book?

You will have to pay a $5 deposit for each item you borrow. The deposit will be returned to you when you return the item(s). The item is due back the next OVAS meeting. Special arrangements must be made to keep the item longer or for the summer.