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Don’t miss the special artisan market event in the museum's Nature Boutique this weekend with items such as clothing, art, jewellery, cuddly toys and more. Vendors: Fletcher Robbins, Damn Fine Bric-a-Brac, Mississippi North, Designs by Tanya, Scatterbee, Papoum Papoum, and Ribambelle et Carrousel. Bring the whole family, there will be something for everyone! Get a peak at their awesome creations: https://nature.ca/en/plan-your-visit/what-see-do/whats/pop-market. Merchandise on-site may differ from images shown below. Time: 10am-5pm.
February 17 -  19, 2018
Heritage Day Help celebrate Ottawa’s diverse culture and heritage on Tuesday February 20, 2018! The Community Recreation & Cultural Program Service of the City of Ottawa and the Council of Heritage Organizations in Ottawa present Heritage Day, an annual event taking place at Ottawa City Hall, located at 110 Laurier Avenue West. Local historical societies, heritage groups, and museums will exhibit tabletop displays; while lively music and entertainment is provided and costumed interpreters greet visitors. Heritage Day Ceremony in Jean Pigott Hall at noon. Light refreshments will be served. Contact cynthia.smith@ottawa.ca or 613-580-2424 extension 30540 for more information. www.ottawa.ca/heritage What: Heritage Day Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Time: 11:30 am to 2 p.m. Location: Ceremony in Jean Pigott Hall Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West Fête du patrimoine Faites partie des célébrations soulignant la culture et le patrimoine diversifiés d’Ottawa le mardi 20 février 2018! La Service des programmes communautaires de loisir et de la culture de la Ville d’Ottawa et Le Conseil des organismes du patrimoine d’Ottawa organisent la Fête du patrimoine, une célébration annuelle qui se déroulera à l’hôtel de ville, au 110, avenue Laurier Ouest. Les sociétés historiques, les groupes patrimoniaux et les musées de la région présenteront des expositions sur table, au son d’une musique entraînante, accompagnées d’animation et d’interprètes costumés qui accueilleront les visiteurs. La Fête du patrimoine se tiendra à la salle Jean Pigott à midi. Des rafraîchissements seront servis sur place. Communiquez avec Cynthia Smith par courriel, cynthia.smith@ottawa.ca, ou par téléphone, 613-580-2424, poste 30540, pour obtenir de plus amples renseignements. www.ottawa.ca/heritage Événement : Fête du patrimoine Date : Le mardi 20 février 2018 Heure : de 11 h 30 à 14 h Endroit : Cérémonie à la salle place-Jean-Pigott hôtel de ville d’Ottawa, 110, avenue Laurier Ouest http://ottawa.ca/en/residents/arts-heritage-and-culture/museums-and-historic-sites/heritage-day
February 20, 2018
Join us at our office at 969 Wellington St. W. on Tuesday Feb 20th at 6pm to learn about how to invest in local solar power. This casual talk will cover the basics of community power in Ontario, impact investing, and how you can invest our sixth series of local solar investments. Join us for pizza and drinks, meet members and investors, and have all your questions answered by Co-operative staff. Please RSVP at http://ow.ly/2oj630igtgz
February 20, 2018
Learn about some of the 221 species of marine fishes in Canada’s Arctic. 7 p.m. at Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod St. Explore this amazing biodiversity as we celebrate the publication of Marine Fishes of Arctic Canada at this free event. Produced by the Canadian Museum of Nature and Fisheries and Oceans Canada, and published by the University of Toronto Press, this book is the most comprehensive guide to the marine fishes that populate Canada’s Arctic. Followed by reception and book signing. Information: 613-566-4781; question@mus-nature.ca or visit nature.ca Free.
February 20, 2018
Meet 12 singles in one night! Hosted by the premier speed dating company; 25Dates.com (as featured on CNN Headline News). This event is for Men ages 40-55 and Women ages 39-49. Come out for this fabulous night which includes hors d'oeuvres and your chance to meet up to 12 singles. If you don't get a match, you get to come back for free! 25Dates.com; your chance to find love! Sign up for this and other singles events at: https://www.25dates.com/speed_dating/the-lieutenants-pump-10532/na
February 21, 2018
SPEAKING OUT - Under the Palm Tree: Sankofa Stories Thursday, February 22, 2018 7:30 PM 9:30 PM National Arts Centre, Alan and Roula Rossy Pavilion 1 Elgin Street Ottawa, ON, K1P Canada From Onyxstasia African Diaspora Productions Come sit Under The Palm Tree as Kahmaria Pingue (B.Ed, OCT) and Hamid Ayoub (Visual Artist) make African-Caribbean Anansi the Spider stories come alive with interactive storytelling, drumming and African dance. Tickets $22 Regular / $18 Seniors. Buy your tickets at the NAC Box Office, online, or by phone, 1 (888) 991-2787 https://www.ottawastorytellers.ca/all-ost-events/2018/01/22/under-the-palm-tree
February 22, 2018
Presented with Canadian Geographic, join this talk by award-winning photographer Michelle Valberg about her experiences capturing breathtaking landscapes and amazing wildlife in some of Canada’s most remote regions. Her extraordinary nature photography aims to inspire people to be better stewards of the natural world. Valberg is one of six Canadian Nikon Ambassadors and the first Canadian Geographic Photographer-in-Residence. Tickets: $10. At door or reserve in advance at nature.ca. 7 p.m. Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod Street.
February 22, 2018
On Friday, Feb. 23 and Sat. Feb. 24 at 7:30 pm. Directed by Kevin Reeves, Seventeen Voyces chamber choir presents Charlie Chaplin’s The Gold Rush. The 1925 silent classic will be projected on a large screen and accompanied by live choral music and organ virtuoso Matthew Larkin. St. Matthew's Anglican Church, 130 Glebe Ave. near Bank St. Students $15, Adults $25. Info & tickets at www.seventeenvoyces.ca
February 23 -  24, 2018
Thirteen Strings presents Galant! With elegance and poise! as part of its “The Subject is Light” season series Friday, February 23 at 7:30 pm, 2018 Dominion-Chalmers United Church Hear the music of Haydn, Mozart and Bach as well as Wolf-Ferrari’s Romantic Serenade for Strings with guest conductor Bernhard Gueller (Symphony Nova Scotia) and guest pianist Ilya Poletaev gracing the stage for this concert dedicated to some of the richest string sounds in classical repertoire. Thirteen Strings Chamber Orchestra Tickets: $10-$40 info@thirteenstrings.ca www.thirteenstrings.ca 613-738-7888
February 23, 2018
February 23 & 24 – Elmdale Public School BookFest 2018. BookFest, Elmdale’s iconic annual second-hand book sale, is an opportunity to find a great read while supporting a good cause. With more than 25,000 titles there’s something for everyone, all at very low prices (cash only). Complete with raffles and a bake sale. BookFest will take place in Elmdale Public School’s gymnasium (49 Iona St.) on Fri., Feb. 23, 9:00am to 9:00pm, and on Sat., Feb. 24, 9:00am to 4:00pm. For more information email: elmdalebookfest@gmail.com . Like and share us on Facebook!
February 23 -  24, 2018
The Canterbury High School Vocal Seniors would like to invite members of the community to attend our February 23rd concert, “Canterbury After Hours.” Canterbury After Hours is a Choral Fundraiser organized and run by Canterbury High School’s graduating Vocal Class. The concert will be held at St. Joseph’s Church, 174 Wilbrod Street, starting at 7 PM. It will be showcasing performances from Canterbury High School choirs, in addition to solo and group performances from the senior class. The concert will have a silent auction table and baked goods by donation.Tickets are $5 for students, $15 for adults, and can be purchased at chsmusic.yapsody.com. We hope to see you there!
February 23, 2018
613flea returns to the Aberdeen Pavilion for the 1st event of the 2018 season! Makers, bakers, crafters, antiquers and vintage clothing vendors. Tons to see - and it's all FREE. 100 vendors. Feb. 24, 10-4. Aberdeen Pavilion, Lansdowne Park, 1015, Ottawa K1S 3W7 Don't you dare miss it - get an email reminder at: www.613flea.ca
February 24, 2018
Ottawa's gospel and groove choir celebrates Black History Month with special guests vocalists Michael Curtis Hanna and Chris White. Musical direction by Roxanne Goodman and featuring Deep Groove Band. Doors open 7, concert at 7:30, Fourth Avenue Baptist Church, 109A Fourth Avenue Tickets $20 (children under 12 free). https://www.bigsoulproject.com/
February 24, 2018
Cammac's annual concert will consist of two performances, one choral and one orchestral, conducted by Marg Stubington. The choir will perform the Celtic Mass for the Sea by Scott Macmillan and Jennyfer Brickenden, and the orchestra will perform Rimsky-Korsakov's fairytale masterpiece Scheherazade. The concert will take place at All Saints' Anglican Church Westboro with St. Matthias, 347 Richmond Road, Ottawa at 3:00 p.m. All are welcome! Tickets are available at The Leading Note on Elgin St. or at the door: Adults $20, Students $10 and children under 12 free.
February 25, 2018
The Ottawa Humane Society has once again joined National Cupcake Day™, and we would love for you to participate and raise funds by baking cupcakes in exchange for much needed donations for the animals! National Cupcake Day is Monday, Feb. 26th, together we can bake the most delicious, delectable and scrumptious cupcakes and help the animals we love! It’s so easy to get involved: - Just register online to host a National Cupcake Day party at home, at work or at school - You can bake as an individual or gather your friends or coworkers to make a team - Your guests can then offer much-needed donations in exchange for your delicious cupcake creations - 100% of the funds that you raise will be directed to Ottawa's animals in need! For more information please visit our website www.ottawahumane.ca/cupcakeday
February 26, 2018

Ongoing Events

Join us for our Grand Opening! "Unwind. Relax. Breathe" Touch Therapy Spa is a brand new luxurious spa conveniently located in the downtown core. We are committed to excellence and exceeding client care. The spa provides exceptional standards of the ultimate relaxation experience. Services- We will make your experience the best it can be : Massage therapy: Therapeutic Hot stone Deep tissue Trigger point Sport injury Relaxation Address 133 besserer 6135628266
October 13 -  15, 2020
It’s money that’s neither in your bank account nor in your wallet, but somewhere in between—and stored electronically. It’s e-money and it’s beginning to change the way we spend. Explore the ways we used to pay, the ways we pay now and how we might pay in the future in this dynamic new exhibition. FREE ADMISSION 30 Bank Street (corner of Bank and Wellington Streets) Ottawa, ON Tel: 613 782-8914 Museum-musee@bankofcanada.ca www.bankofcanadamuseum.ca Hours of Operations Tuesday to Sunday – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (closed Mondays)
November 21 - April 22, 2018
Every Saturday : January 27 – February 24 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Free with admission. Have you ever wondered what it’s like to work in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math? Curiosity on Stage is a series of short, interactive presentations that brings you face-to-face with researchers and innovators. Each week, a featured speaker delivers an engaging presentation followed by an interactive Q-and-A session. Curiosity on Stage invites you to learn directly from people working in the science and technology-related fields. Find out what they do and why it matters – and leave inspired by their stories of curiosity, overcoming obstacles, and innovation. January 27, 2018 - Dr. Kumanan Wilson, The Ottawa Hospital mHealth Lab & Immunity Warriors February 3, 2018 - Pablo Samuel Castro, Google, Inc. February 10, 2018 – Dr. Kathy Focsaneanu, University of Ottawa February 17, 2018 – Jason Nuyens, Breakfall February 24, 2018 – Dr. Dana Devine, Canadian Blood Services
January 27 - February 24, 2018
Running: February 14 – March 3, 2018, Wednesday to Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Matinee: February 18 & 25, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. When Jack makes a sudden return from Wall Street to his Midwest family home, his sister Lorna demands answers. Is he coming home or running away? What happened to the wife everyone hates? And where did he get all that money? This dark comedy by one of America’s leading contemporary writers (NYPD Blue, Law and Order: Criminal Intent, Smash, and Mauritius) tackles the timeless issues of corporate greed, small town values, and whether or not your family will always welcome you back…with no questions asked. Tickets; $12 for Students, $24 for Seniors, $27 for adults For more information please visit ottawalittletheatre.com
February 14 - March 03, 2018
The exhibition Picturing Arctic Modernity – North Baffin Drawings From 1964, offers vivid insight into Inuit identity and culture, through an eloquent series of drawings that examine daily life during a period of tremendous social change.
February 16 - September 03, 2018

Upcoming Events

Imagine Kanata and Ottawa’s most fascinating and engaging presenters, artists and thinkers coming together to share their passions and discuss their visions for the world all within an underlying theme. Well, it’s happening at TEDxKanata! Join us for inspiration, innovation and, of course, ideas worth spreading— featuring some of Canada’s most interesting and challenging speakers. Brookstreet Hotel 3:30- 9:00pm. Visit www.tedxkanata.com/tickets to purchase a ticket.
March 01, 2018
Live Nation presents Spiritual Medium Sherry Gallant live at the Algonquin Commons Theatre on Friday, March 2nd, 2018! Find out more here: http://www.algonquinsa.com/event/sherry-gallant-spiritual-medium/
March 02, 2018
Join us on March 3rd 2018 for a Special Channel with the Ascended Masters & Archangels at St. Paul University, Room Amphitheater, Ottawa, ON $30 in advance $35 at the door. For more information please Email me at contact@monicadumont.com
March 03, 2018
Based on a poem by James Agee, Morten Lauridsen’s “Sure on This Shining Night” has become one of the composer’s most recognized choral works, performed by ensembles the world over. Join Coro Vivo Ottawa in celebration of acclaimed 20th and 21st century choral music featuring the splendid works and fresh vitality of Lauridsen, Whitacre, Gjeilo and other outstanding contemporary choral composers who have influenced, and are currently influencing, the landscape and conception surrounding choral music. This intimate program, under the insightful direction of Antonio Llaca, is filled with rich harmonies and outstanding composition that is sure to be an audience favourite.
March 03, 2018
Rydell High, 1959: fast cars, dreams, love, loss, leather jackets, Brylcreem, bobby sox, poodle skirts, pyjama parties, rock and roll, burger joints, sock hops, drive-ins, fitting in, busting out, growing up. Greaser Danny Zuko meets good girl Sandy Dumbrowski and teenage sparks fly. But can Danny maintain his cool image and still win the girl? It's complicated. Grease Is (still) The Word. Performances run March 9-18, 2018 at Centrepointe Theatre (Tuesday – Saturday at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm). Tickets are $15.75-$45.75.
March 09 -  18, 2018
5:00pm - Saturday, March 10th 2018 Centurion Conference & Event Center - 170 Colonnade Rd. A Vintage Carnivale-Inspired night. Passed Hors D'oeuvres, 3-Course Dinner, Travelling Sideshow & More! In Support of Children's Wish Foundations (National Capital Chapter)
March 10, 2018
The British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa (BIFHSGO) is pleased to present an all-day series of lectures by Fintan Mullan and Gillian Hunt of the Ulster Historical Foundation, Belfast, Northern Ireland, on Saturday, March 10 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. This is the only Canadian stop on their 15-city North American tour. Location: The Chamber, Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive. Non-member fee: $30. Must pre-register at: https://bifhsgo.ca/aem.php?eid=12. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: MARCH 7. No walk-ins.
March 10, 2018
With an equal balance of play and rest, kids will learn how to slow down, breathe, and feel joyful! They will gain a better awareness of their bodies through yoga poses which focus on balance, strength and acceptance. Children will be invited to participate in yoga games, yoga songs, and yoga stories! These classes are offered on Saturdays once per month. Saturdays March 17, 2018 April 21, 2018 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Cost: $12.00 per child or sign up for all 4 classes for $42.00 per child. Location: PranaShanti Yoga Centre Write them into your calendars! Ages 4-9 years old.
March 17, 2018

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