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The Western Ottawa Community Resource Centre is celebrating its 30th anniversary during its annual Open House on September 26 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 2 MacNeil Court, Kanata. This free event welcomes clients and other members of the Ottawa west community to come celebrate with the WOCRC. There will be a free BBQ (while supplies last), Junkyard Symphony, a service fair, child and youth activities, door prizes and networking opportunities.
September 26, 2016
Join trekking expert and World Expeditions CEO Sue Badyari for an inspiring free presentation on the best trekking journeys the world has to offer. Sue will provide insights in the magical corners of hikers' bucket list destinations, how to prepare for a trekking holiday and practical information. Hear about the unique experience of climbing Kilimanjaro in Africa or trekking Nepal's icons: in Everest region and around Annapurna. Closer to home, learn more about the legendary Inca Trail in Peru, before heading south to the immeasurably beautiful Torres del Paine National Park in the heart of Patagonia. This night will take your breath away before you've even taken a step. Evening is free but seating is limited. Book your seat now.
September 27, 2016
Learn about market research and how to use free, essential online business resources. This hands-on workshop in the Computer Lab demonstrates how to find industry profiles, local competition, company reports, business partners, and more. Essential for business planning! Presented by a Business Librarian. Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 6:30pm Nepean Centrepointe Library 101 Centrepointe Dr Free Registration required
September 28, 2016
Join us for our Business Networking event on wed. Sept 28th at Marshes Golf Club in Kanata. Amazon will be in the house! Find out about their new office and job opportunities available in Kanata North, as well as other tech companies who are hiring in the area. Enjoy some incredible craft beer samplings by Kichesippi Beer Co. who will also be at the event! Attendance is free! Register here: http://bit.ly/2ccsmp8
September 28, 2016
 
 
To see the latest in hearing aid technology, please join Kowalski Hearing Solutions on September 28th from 9AM to 6PM for their Hearing Aid Expo at the Gloucester Shopping Center. Speak directly to Canada's leading manufacturers, learn from industry experts, and even win prizes, like a free set of hearing aids. This event is open to the public and Kowalski Hearing Solutions will provide free hearing aid cleaning and free batteries, so mark your calendar for September 28th at the Gloucester Shopping Center.
September 28, 2016
Canada’s largest international university and student travel expo! Looking for your next step in education or to travel? If you’re considering an undergraduate or postgraduate degree or a shorter-term program abroad, or are looking to travel for a gap year or in your vacation, this expo is for you! The Study and Go Abroad Fair will feature: • Top-ranked universities from around the world • Undergrad and postgrad degree programs • Gap Year options • Work abroad, volunteering, internships and language travel • Scholarship tips and info • Free seminars starting one hour before the fair opens • Your chance to win an Air Canada flight to anywhere in the world in our Grand Prize Draw • Free copy of Canadian Student Magazine • Free admission Check the website at www.studyandgoabroad.com for more info and to pre-register online to enter our Grand Prize Draw, and follow us on social media for all the updates.
September 29, 2016
Playing to near sold out audiences for nearly nine years, The Price Is Right Live! gives eligible individuals the chance to "Come On Down" to win. Prizes may include appliances, vacations and possibly a new car! Play classic games from television's longest running and most popular game show from Plinko™, to Cliffhangers™, to The Big Wheel™, and even the fabulous Showcase. The Price Is Right Live! has given away more than 10 million dollars in cash and prizes and sold more than 1.2 million tickets.
September 30, 2016
Canada’s largest international university and student travel expo! Looking for your next step in education or to travel? If you’re considering an undergraduate or postgraduate degree or a shorter-term program abroad, or are looking to travel for a gap year or in your vacation, this expo is for you! The Study and Go Abroad Fair will feature: • Top-ranked universities from around the world • Undergrad and postgrad degree programs • Gap Year options • Work abroad, volunteering, internships and language travel • Scholarship tips and info • Free seminars starting one hour before the fair opens • Your chance to win an Air Canada flight to anywhere in the world in our Grand Prize Draw • Free copy of Canadian Student Magazine • Free admission Check the website at www.studyandgoabroad.com for more info and to pre-register online to enter our Grand Prize Draw, and follow us on social media for all the updates.
October 01 -  02, 2016
Ottawa United Learning Academy with Multicultural Club and Denfar Transnational Development with Transnational Corporations Review present Bright Night Ottawa, a concert featuring Shuxiong Yuan, live in the Algonquin Commons Theatre this Fall! Join the Facebook Event Here: https://www.facebook.com/events/227085044333235/ TICKETS $28.50 - $48.50 Tickets available in person at the Algonquin Commons Theatre Box Office or online through Ticketfly here: http://ticketf.ly/270M8If DATE, TIME & LOCATION Saturday, October 1st, 2016 at 8:00pm Algonquin Commons Theatre 1385 Woodroffe Ave, Ottawa, ON K2G 1V8, Canada
October 01, 2016
October 1st is International 24 Hour Comics Day! Please join us at DragonHead Studio as we tackle the 'Dare' and draw for 24 hours straight. Everyone is welcome to participate in this gruelling art marathon. Either on your own, or at the studio; give it a go! Snacks and beverages provided, please feel welcome to drop in Saturday Oct 1st 9:30 am - Sunday Oct 2nd 9:30 am at DragonHead Studio, 37 Ballantrae Way, Kanata ON K2L 1N3. If you haven't given this a try, this is the year to give it a 'go'! Email suebrainpower (at) gmail (dot) com to confirm attendance.
October 01 -  02, 2016
The MAG Artists of Merrickville are simply MAGnificently happy to invite you to visit their studios this autumn: September 24, 25 and October 1st and 2nd, 10-6 pm. Check out the MAG website (www.mag-artists.ca) for profiles of each artist, images of their art, and the map of the tour. Plan your visit to include as many studios as you can. Come for a visit to Merrickville. You’ll be richer for it! For further information, contact 613-656-2178 or www.mag-artists.ca
October 01, 2016
Come learn about the two tracks of cohousing (Community Lifestyle & Development Structure) and how they work together in a way different than other forms of seniors living arrangements. It’s intentional and collaborative and members decide how they will age. Visit the website or call 613-693-1217 to register for sessions in the west end of city.
October 01, 2016

Ongoing Events

The Bank of Canada Museum presents Mining the Miners, an exhibition about a booming economy of sky-high prices and staggering profits, broken dreams and some very unorthodox banking. Presented in a beautifully detailed diorama of original Dawson buildings, see how the profits were really made in this wild and wooly frontier metropolis. Along the way, you’ll also see some bank notes specific to the gold rush, tokens good for a variety of human vices and of course, a real nugget of the stuff dreams are made of. Mining the Miners opens on 24 June 2016 and will run until the end of 2017 at the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, Québec. Located on the lower level, next to the Canadian Stamp Collection.
June 24 - December 29, 2017
Drop by every Wednesday night from 7:00 to 8:30 pm to the Cumberland library, 1599 Tenth Line road. The knitting club is a place to knit, relax and meet fellow knitters. Beginner, novice and expert knitters are invited to share their skills and learn new tricks.
August 24 - September 28, 2016
A Leadership "Mastermind" is an innovative peer-to-peer professional development and support group comprised of a small group from different industries and regions who help each other problem-solve, strategize and grow. It's cost-efficient, collaborative and suitable for all levels of leaders, including entrepreneurs, project leaders, mid-managers and executives. Participants are screened through an application process, and sessions are moderated by a Ubiquity Executive Coach. Selected Members join a 1-hour video conference twice monthly. Participants challenge each other to set powerful goals, and to accomplish them. It requires commitment, confidentiality and willingness to give and receive advice and ideas, and support each other with respect and compassion. Mastermind group members act as catalysts for growth and to support colleagues. There is no cost to Apply for Membership, however, Membership Fees will be applicable to each Applicant who is selected to participate as a Member.
September 06 - August 29, 2017
Elevate and refresh your spirit during these 45-minute mid-week presentations. Admission by freewill offering ($5, $10 or $20 is suggested) For more information on concerts and artists please visit www.SouthminsterUnitedChurch.com and click on the 'music' tab.
September 07 - December 14, 2016
Every Monday morning, the Cumberland Branch hosts a mandarin-language social chat for Chinese seniors/ newcomers, in partnership with volunteers from the Ottawa Chinese Community Service Center. The topics will include learning practical English; basic Computer skills; information sessions on resources, services and programs on living in Canada.
September 12 - December 19, 2016
Please join us for a FREE three part conversation series to talk about life and death and the questions that matter
September 12 -  26, 2016
Ottawa's largest art studio cooperative is celebrating its 24th Annual Open Studio with a contemporary, two-floor art exhibition. A diversity of media includes painting, drawing, photography, sculpture and digital media. Visitors can explore the studios where artists create their work. Located in the old Standard Bread factory, the Enriched Bread Artists (EBA) studios now house 22 artists. The studios will be open for two weekends, beginning with the Opening Night on Thursday, September 22nd, from 6-9 pm. The show continues through that weekend to Sunday, September 25th, and reopens the following weekend from September 30th to October 2nd. The times are Friday evenings from 6-9 pm, and Saturdays and Sundays from 11 am-5 pm. EBA is located at 951 Gladstone Avenue, Ottawa. Admission is free. For details on our Special Events please visit EBA’s web site at www.enrichedbreadartists.com
September 22 - October 02, 2016
The Foyer Gallery artists are opening their gallery for Gratitude, an exhibition of community photographs. At the request of the gallery, these photos were submitted by anyone who took the time to photograph something or someone that they were grateful for. This is a great project for the gallery to involve the community in a fun activity and exhibition just in time for Thanksgiving. The photographs will be shown at the Foyer Gallery and on the project website at http://www.gratitude.gallery/. The exhibition runs from September 27 to October 16, with an official opening on Sunday, October 2 from 1 to 3 pm.
September 27 - October 16, 2016
Join us at Chartwell Stonehaven in Kanata for Fit Minds- FREE The Stay Sharp program for healthy seniors is a social, cognitive stimulation therapy program that helps reduce the risk of dementia by optimizing cognitive ability. The program contains one session per week for 8 weeks that contains activities across five areas of cognition: Language, Visual/Spatial Orientation, Memory, Critical Thinking and Computation. Beginning September 29th at 2:00pm- please call to reserve as spots are limited Please call Sarah or Ashley @ 613-663-2969
September 29 - November 17, 2016
CONCERTS BY THE CANAL A New Southminster Music Production Roland Graham, Artistic Director Saturdays Evenings 7 pm October 1 – November 19, 2016 Adults $20 / Students $5 / Series pass $100 For more information on concerts and artists please visit www.SouthminsterUnitedChurch.com
October 01 - November 19, 2016

Upcoming Events

Are you approaching retirement? This presentation is an overview of the income sources available to Canadians during retirement. It will highlight important considerations that affect retirement income. In particular, recent government changes to CPP and Old Age Security and the move toward defined contribution plans by corporations are discussed. Learn how proactive planning can help improve after tax income. Presented in partnership with Elie Fakhouri, Chartered Financial Analyst. Elie specializes in tax planning and retirement strategy. Nepean Centrepointe Library 101 Centrepointe Dr. 6:30-9 Free Room 1B registration required
October 05, 2016
First Responders Night! This Thanksgiving join the Redblacks for an evening of fun and football on October 7th, 2016 at 7pm in support of Ottawa First Responders. A portion of the proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to The Salvation Army for a new Emergency Response Vehicle. For tickets www.capitaltickets.com/TDPlacePromo use promo code SALVARMYRB
October 07, 2016
Chance Foundation welcomes you to its second annual craft fair on Sat Oct 8 and Sun Oct 9 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.) at the Aberdeen Pavilion at Lansdowne Park. There will be more than 100 vendors, food, beverages, raffles, entertainment, and lots of fun. Entrance Fee is a minimum donation of $2. Come out and do some early Christmas shopping, and support local kids' programs. Note: We are still looking for additional vendors, so please go here to register: https://form.jotform.com/61257858690266
October 08 -  09, 2016
1. Pre-Meeting Education Talk: “Online Family Trees”, by Lesley Anderson. Time: 9:00 am to 9:30 am. 2. Main Talk: “Did Lucy and Isaac Actually Marry? And the Importance of Dying in the Right Sequence”, by Brian Laurie-Beaumont. Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 am Where: The Chamber, Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa, Ontario For more info: http://www.bifhsgo.ca/eventListings.php?nm=127
October 08, 2016
The Salvation Army Ottawa Booth Centre is hosting its annual community Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings on Sunday, October 9th 2016 from 3 pm until 5 pm at 171 George St. Ottawa. Donations of frozen turkeys are appreciated. To make a monetary or food donation please contact the Ottawa Booth Centre at 613-241-1573, email tony_brushett@ottawaboothcentre.org or drop off at 171 George Street to the attention of Captain Tony Brushett. Volunteers are also needed; please contact Kristine Farnel at The Ottawa Booth Centre.
October 09, 2016
Come hear Rosemary Thompson and Diane Landry explain the strategy developed to deal with the rejuvenating construction at Ottawa's National Arts Centre while still allowing “the show to go on.”
October 11, 2016
Drop-in to work on your family tree! A genealogy specialist will be here to answer questions and help you get the most from library resources. Bilingual program, 120 mins. Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 2:45pm Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 2:45pm Monday, November 28, 2016 - 6:30pm At the Cumberland branch of the Ottawa Public Library, 1599 Tenth Line Rd, Orleans. InfoService 613-580-2940
October 12, 2016
The artists for Merrickville’s Jazz Fest (MJF) 2016 have now been confirmed and notified. There is a wonderful programme this year. Musicians will perform at the many churches, restaurants and the Legion in the historic village of Merrickville. The programme promises different gendreaus of music to meet the satisfaction of all music lovers. A wonderful weekend is promised to all who come for a day or for the weekend.
October 13 -  16, 2016
Have some good fun with live music, cheap drinks, and friendly faces. No partner and no experience necessary. Intermission features local artistic talent. Snacks are included. One céilí every month. Bring the family to enjoy the music and the atmosphere. $10 members; $15 guests; $5 students; children under 12 free. Blessed Sacrament Hall (194 Fourth Avenue) 7pm. Brought to you by local Irish-cultural non-profit: Comhaltas.
October 15, 2016
On Saturday, October 15, the fall Rummage Sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m at St. Andrew's Church, 82 Kent St., Ottawa. Clothing, books, household items, surprises, low prices. Church office, tel. 613-232-9042.
October 15, 2016
We are excited to announce that Rocklands Entertainment is bringing Red Green back to the Algonquin Commons Theatre this October! Join the Facebook Event Here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1271379272875608/ TICKETS $62.50 Tickets available in person at the Algonquin Commons Theatre Box Office or online through Ticketfly here: http://ticketf.ly/1QFFifk DATE, TIME & LOCATION Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 at 7:00pm Algonquin Commons Theatre 1385 Woodroffe Ave, Ottawa, ON K2G 1V8, Canada
October 18, 2016
7-9 PM Summer is over, the days are getting shorter, and ChiSeries Ottawa is back to bring some darkness to the capital! Come join us at Patty Boland's in the Market to hear Tanya Huff, Amal El-Mohtar and Kate Heartfield read from their works. As always, this event is free and open to all—no tickets, no cover, no restrictions. Just a great evening to (re)connect with the amazing speculative fiction community—fans and creators alike—we have here in Ottawa.
October 18, 2016
The Master Piano Recital Series is the region’s uniquely dedicated solo piano series. Founded in 2013 by Ottawa-based music presenter Roland Graham, a concert pianist, teacher, and conductor, the series showcases the best and brightest piano talent from Canada and abroad to audiences in the Nation’s Capital. For the full concert line-up, artist bios,and ticket information please visit www.MPRS.ca
October 21 -  22, 2016
Leadership is a skill that can be learned like any other ability. It affects every aspect of life, including family and work. Everyone has basic leadership skills but may not have specific skills needed to lead a particular group or organization. In the workplace, talent and hard work will only take you so far; developing your leadership skills will get you to the top. LIVE2LEAD Ottawa is a half-day, leader development experience designed to equip attendees (executives to new supervisors and entrepreneurs to teachers) with new perspectives, practical tools and key takeaways that will teach them how to become exceptional leaders. They’ll learn from world-class leadership experts and will be primed to implement a new action plan and start leading when they get back to the office (or the home). Speakers include: John Maxwell, Simon Sinek, Liz Wiseman and Dan Cathy
October 21, 2016
In collaboration with Ottawa’s New Country 94, the Osgoode Public School Parent Council is presenting the Halloween Hoedown on October 22, 2016 at the Osgoode Community Centre. This is a fundraiser to support building a play structure at the school. It's a two part event. The Junior Hoedown is a rain or shine family-friendly afternoon with bouncy castle, facepainting, haunted house and more. The evening will wrap up with a 19+ licensed concert followed by a dance. The Hoedown Headliner River Town Saints have recently been nominated for a 2016 Canadian Country Music Award. Local artist Rory Gardiner will open.
October 22, 2016
• 40 Ottawa exhibitors, including: • New products, shopping and gifts • Parent and child fitness • Local education, French immersion, and tutoring options for your child • Talk with Ottawa private schools • Questions? Talk with local parenting experts • A special discount to our Spring 2017 Expo! And more… • Meet & Greet Dora the Explorer and Diego and other SPECIAL GUESTS!* • Enjoy music entertainment & main stage performances, included with admission price! • Create and have fun at the various playzones! • Exhibitor demonstrations! • Face painting! • Gymnastics, and Try-It Playzones and interactive play zones! • Check www.ParentandChildExpo.ca for Expo updates right up to the event, more to come! *Note: Dora and Diego appearances are free with paid admission to the Expo. You must obtain a Dora or Diego ticket when paying for admission to the Expo, and is required to enter the “Meet & Greet” line to meet Dora or Diego. There are a limited number of appearances each morning and afternoon of each day.
October 22 -  23, 2016
A national Summit on Sustainable Mobility is being held in the National Capital Region, from October 23rd-26th, 2016. Led by the Association for Commuter Transportation of Canada (ACT Canada), and hosted by the City of Ottawa, Ville de Gatineau and the National Capital Commission, this event represents the only one of its kind in Canada where the focus is on the Future of Urban Transportation. The Sustainable Mobility Summit is Canada’s only event that focuses exclusively on sustainable, multimodal and integrated mobility. Sustainable mobility strategies can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions, boost physical activity, improve air quality, reduce congestion and increase access to opportunity. We expect more than 200 delegates to attend our three-day event at the University of Ottawa, a venue chosen for its proud focus on youth and dedication to evidence-based decision-making.
October 23 -  26, 2016
Are you interested in investing in the market? But you hesitate because you don’t know how or when to start? This session is geared for those who have little or no stock market experience. You will learn the basic structure of the stock market, stock terminology, and three key principles of stock investing. Presented in partnership with Paul Lordon of Edward Jones.
October 26, 2016
Are you interested in investing in the market? But you hesitate because you don’t know how or when to start? This session is geared for those who have little or no stock market experience. You will learn the basic structure of the stock market, stock terminology, and three key principles of stock investing. Presented in partnership with Paul Lordon of Edward Jones. Nepean Centrepointe Library 101 Centrepointe Dr. 6:30-9 Free Romm 1B Registration required
October 26, 2016
Join us for a night of great fun with friends. Awesome door prizes. Questions about all things Irish and things not Irish too, just to spice it up. Doors open 7pm, trivia begins 7:30pm. $10 per person, no teams needed but max. 4 people per team. Patty Bolands (101 Clarence Street). Brought to you by Comhaltas, a local Irish cultural group that puts on events year-round.
October 27, 2016
Two of Canada’s most beloved and best-selling bands, Our Lady Peace and I Mother Earth featuring Edwin, have announced a legendary cross-Canada tour, kicking off in Abbotsford, BC on Saturday, October 15 with special guests The Standstills. Complete tour listing below. Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, June 24 at 10am. Fans also have the option of purchasing the Acoustic Happy Hour VIP Package, which includes a private combined acoustic performance by OLP and IME, Meet and Greet with the bands, limited edition signed tour poster, souvenir laminate and more.
October 28, 2016
One-time Performance at Centrepointe Theatre October 28, 2016 at 7:30 pm Choreographed by the company’s founder, Bengt Jörgen, this classical ballet showcases the extraordinary beauty of traditional ballet with Bengt’s signature touch of Canadiana: Louisbourg Fortress in Nova Scotia serves as the setting. With over 30 performers, Tchaikovsky’s famous score, lavish 17th century inspired costumes, and beautiful heritage park stage sets, this Swan Lake promises a truly inspiring experience for all! Where: Centrepointe Theatre, 101 Centrepointe Dr, Ottawa, ON K2G 5K7 When: October 28 at 7:30 pm Tickets: Adult $49; Student/Child $38; Senior $43; Family Early Bird 4pack $35 IGO $5 Cultural Access Pass - $24 Box Office Number: (613) 580-2700 http://www.centrepointetheatre.ca
October 28, 2016
St. Matthew’s Anglican Church in the Glebe’s triennial Treasures Auction will be held on Saturday, October 29 from 11am to 5:00 pm. Similar to the popular auctions held in earlier years, this year’s auction will raise money for the FACES refugee program and St. Matthew’s roof restoration. The auction is one of the most fun events held in Ottawa. It includes live and silent auctions, the extraordinary “silver vaults”, the Arts Café and Wine Bar, the Tea Room and live entertainment. Items on offer include fine art, fine dinners, and the use of vacation properties. Registration is $20 for adults and $10 for students, which includes music, nibblies, beverages, a glass of wine (ID required) and the catalogue. Please pre-register at www.stmatthewsottawa.ca. Or at door, 130 Glebe Ave. near Bank St., entrance 217 First Ave. Tel: 613-234-4024.
October 29, 2016
The Cats Are Back Yes, they're coming back to the Nepean Sportsplex for the Ottawa Valley Cat Club's furry fall bonanza October 29th and 30th, 2016, 9:00am - 4:00pm. Come and see stunning purebred cats like the Maine Coon, Siamese, Cornish Rex, and Bengals as well as the beautiful household pets. Sit in on a variety of special presentations or shop at our vendors featuring special products and services for cats and their owners. Come and vote for your favourite cat in show. Entrance is $7.00 for adults and $5.00 for seniors (60+) + children (5-12yrs accompanied by an adult) Cash Only For further information go to www.ottawavalleycatclub.com
October 29 -  30, 2016
Gigantic sale of good quality, gently-used women's clothing and accessories, used children’s toys, games, “treasures” for your home, books, art, pottery, textiles, crafts, food, and more, including Tarot readings by Grandmother Moon. Thirteen Ottawa-region grandmother groups are participating. All proceeds to the Stephen Lewis Foundation Grandmothers Campaign.  9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. Horticulture Building, Lansdowne Park, 945 Bank Street
October 30, 2016
Queen Juliana Hall, Rockcliffe Park Public School – 360 Springfield Rd. Nov. 4, 10am-9pm; Nov. 5, 10am-6pm; Nov. 6, 11am-5pm. FREE admission. Browse through thousands of gently used books, vinyl, DVDs, CDs and games for all ages, at great prices. Visit our café and children’s craft table. Books are restocked daily.
November 04 -  06, 2016
A Centenary Commemoration or Easter 1916 in words and music. At Centrepointe Theatres 613-580-2700 or centrepointetheatres.com
November 09, 2016
Malaysia International Jewellery Festival 2016 (Spring Edition) will showcase the very best in jewellery design, unique and elegant collections from around the world. A whole range of jewellery collections, namely diamond, pearl, gemstone and jade await at the event, giving jewellery enthusiasts the ideal opportunity to purchase all under one roof. For further information, please contact +603 – 2171 2564 or visit www.mij.com.my. Event Date: 11th – 14th November 2016 Event Time: 11.00am – 6.00pm Venue name: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Hall 5 Event Address: Kuala Lumpur City Centre, 50088, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
November 11 -  14, 2016
1. Pre-Meeting Education Talk: “10 Ways Social Media Can Help Your Genealogy”, by Anne Moralejo and Lisa-Dawn Crawley. Time: 9:00 am to 9:30 am; and 2. Main Talk: “First in, Last Out: But What Came between 1914 and 1919?”, by Irene Ip. Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 am Where: The Chamber, Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa, Ontario For more info: http://www.bifhsgo.ca/eventListings.php?nm=127
November 12, 2016
Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Barbados' Independence and of the Barbados (Ottawa) Association Inc. The evening will include performances by the Mighty Grynner direct from Barbados along with the Dance Caribe Performing Company. Event will be held on November 12th 2016 FROM 6:00pm to 2:00 am at the Centurion Conference Centre- 170 Colonnade Road, Ottawa ON. Please see website for info on tickets
November 12, 2016
CHRISTMAS SHOPPING EXTRAVAGANZA! Don't miss out on these two fantastic shopping opportunities that will take place over two Sundays - Nov. 13th and 20th Over 60 vendors featuring local talented artisans, artists, craftspeople and small businesses. Enjoy the one-stop-shopping event where you are sure to find wonderful one-of-a-kind gifts for your family and friends that they will LOVE!! Come by to support our local artisans & vendors - shop local and help reduce the carbon footprint! Location: TUDOR HALL 3750 North Bowesville Road (Near Riverside and Uplands Drive) Time: 10:00am - 3:30pm FREE ADMISSION and PARKING and FREE AWESOME DOOR PRIZES! www.facebook.com/ottawacraftandgiftshows www.ottawacraftandgiftshows.blogspot.ca Vendors: Reserve now to secure your space Contact denyseanderson123@gmail.com for a vendor application form This is a semi-juried show so please send in a photo of your creations
November 13, 2016
Join us on November 17th, 2016 at 7:30 am to 9 am for The Salvation Army Hope in the City Breakfast at the Shaw Centre. Our guest speaker is Danielle Strickland, a Salvation Army officer who is committed to seeing laws and practices changed, ensuring women and children are no longer trafficked or enslaved. The breakfast kicks off The Salvation Army’s Christmas fundraising season to support individuals and families in our community. Contact Tammy to book your table today! 613-233-8428 x 221. Table of 10 $500.
November 17, 2016
Have some good fun with live music, cheap drinks, and friendly faces. No partner and no experience necessary. Intermission features local artistic talent. Snacks are included. One céilí every month. Bring the family to enjoy the music and the atmosphere. $10 members; $15 guests; $5 students; children under 12 free. Blessed Sacrament Hall (194 Fourth Avenue) 7pm. Brought to you by local Irish-cultural non-profit: Comhaltas.
November 19, 2016
Saturday November 19, 2016 from 10AM - 2PM at the Nepean Sportsplex (Halls A&B). The Ottawa Seniors’ Expo is a fun and informative day where you can find out about the best and latest services in seniors’ health, travel, lifestyle, retirement and so much more. With over 50 local and caring exhibitors, clinics, demonstrations and discussions – there is sure to be something for everyone! FREE ADMISSION & FREE PARKING In support of the OutCare Foundation - if you can help, we will gratefully accept donations in lieu of admission. Hope to see you there! http://www.ottawaseniorsexpo.com
November 19, 2016
CHRISTMAS SHOPPING EXTRAVAGANZA! Don't miss out on this fantastic Christmas shopping opportunities! Over 60 vendors featuring local talented artisans, artists, craftspeople and small businesses. Enjoy the one-stop-shopping event where you are sure to find wonderful one-of-a-kind gifts for your family and friends that they will LOVE!! Come by to support our local artisans & vendors - shop local and help reduce the carbon footprint! Location: TUDOR HALL 3750 North Bowesville Road (Near Riverside and Uplands Drive) Time: 10:00am - 3:30pm FREE ADMISSION and PARKING and FREE AWESOME DOOR PRIZES! www.facebook.com/ottawacraftandgiftshows www.ottawacraftandgiftshows.blogspot.ca Vendors: Reserve now to secure your space Contact denyseanderson123@gmail.com for a vendor application form This is a semi-juried show so please send in a photo of your creations
November 20, 2016
Christmas concert with Seventeen Voyces, Ottawa’s superb chamber choir directed by the choir's founder and director Kevin Reeves. Features Marc-Antoine Charpentier's "Messe de Minuit" and Christmas music through the ages. With Andrew Ager on organ. Adults: $25, students $15, or with Seventeen Voyces series subscription. At 7:30 p.m. at St. Matthew's Anglican Church, 130 Glebe Ave., Ottawa. Tickets online as individual tickets or part of subscription or purchase at Compact Music, Leading Note, Book Bazaar, Herb & Spice, Wellington St.
December 03, 2016
The Royal Academy of Dance Presents their Solo Seal Examination. The Royal Academy of Dance is one of the world’s most influential dance education organizations. Their exams set standards in classical ballet worldwide and they are a global leader in dance education and Continuing Professional Development for dance. Join the Facebook Event Here: https://www.facebook.com/events/414798635387091/
December 04, 2016
Christmas concert with Seventeen Voyces, Ottawa’s superb chamber choir directed by the choir's founder and director Kevin Reeves. Features Marc-Antoine Charpentier's "Messe de Minuit" and Christmas music through the ages. With Andrew Ager on organ. Adults: $25, students $15, or with Seventeen Voyces series subscription. At 4 p.m. at Ashbury College Chapel, 362 Mariposa Ave. Rockcliffe, Ottawa. Tickets online as individual tickets or part of subscription or purchase at Compact music, Leading Note, Book Bazaar, Herb & Spice, Wellington St.
December 04, 2016
Food processing & Technology conference to be held in San Antonio, USA with the theme of Food Science Research and Advancement. Food processing conference is going to help the people who are directly or indirectly related to the Food processing industry and academia. By this conference people can share their views and ideas and can improve their knowledge about the advanced techniques to increase the productivity of the industries.
December 05 -  07, 2016
Have some good fun with live music, cheap drinks, and friendly faces. No partner and no experience necessary. Intermission features local artistic talent. Snacks are included. One céilí every month. Bring the family to enjoy the music and the atmosphere. $10 members; $15 guests; $5 students; children under 12 free. Blessed Sacrament Hall (194 Fourth Avenue) 7pm. Brought to you by local Irish-cultural non-profit: Comhaltas.
December 10, 2016
 
 
Featuring choreography by Bengt Jörgen and the timeless music of Tchaikovsky, this holiday favourite continues to delight audiences of all ages. Jörgen’s vision is a distinctly Canadian Nutcracker set in Algonquin Park – where Klara meets lumberjacks, Mounties and woodland creatures in her dream journey. Return to The Nutcracker: A Canadian Tradition to experience the magic of the holidays! Shenkman Arts Centre 245 Centrum Blvd, Ottawa, ON K1E 0A1 (613) 580-2787 December 14 at 7 pm and December 15 at 1:30 pm and 7 pm Adult $48.75; Student/Child $38; Senior $43; Group4+ $35 IGO $5 http://www.shenkmanarts.ca Box Office: #613-580-2700 Centrepointe Theatre 101 Centrepointe Dr, Ottawa, ON K2G 5K7 (613) 580-2700 December 17 at 1:00 pm and 4:30 pm Adult $49; Student/Child $38; Senior $43; Family Early Bird 4pack $35 IGO $5 http://www.centrepointetheatre.ca Box Office: #613-580-2700 Contact: Kita Szpak, KS Communications, kita@sympatico.ca #613-725-3063
December 14 -  15, 2016
You are invited to The Chamber, Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa for a family history talk: “Lanes, Trains & Parliament Hill”, by Marianne Rasmus. Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 am. Free admission and free parking. Come early - from 9:00 - 9:30 a.m. there will also be a short talk on a subject of interest to family historians. Check website for details. For more info: http://www.bifhsgo.ca/eventListings.php?nm=127
January 14, 2017
The hashtags #BeenRapedNeverReported and #IbelieveLucy emerged as countless people shared powerful stories of their own unreported sexual assaults. The outpouring of support was dubbed “the Ghomeshi effect.” – The Vancouver Sun The Ghomeshi Effect is a verbatim dance-theatre piece that tackles sexual violence in Canada, particularly how it is handled in the justice system, through an edited series of documented interviews, and uses dance to inform and interrogate the language used in the discussion of sexual violence. Creator/Director: Jessica Ruano Choreographer: Amelia Griffin Dramaturg: Kat Fournier The world premiere of The Ghomeshi Effect is presented as part of The Gladstone's 2016-17 season, from January 19-28, 2017.
January 19 -  28, 2017
You are invited to The Chamber, Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa for a talk that will be of special interest to family historians and monarchy fans: "The Queen’s Coachman—Our Only Claim to Fame”, by Christine Jackson. Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 am. Come early - from 9:00 - 9:30 a.m., there will also be a short talk on an educational topic of interest to family historians/genealogists. Free parking and free admission. For more info: http://www.bifhsgo.ca/eventListings.php?nm=127
February 11, 2017
At 7:30 pm, St. Matthew's Anglican Church, 130 Glebe Ave., near Bank St. Seventeen Voyces chamber choir will present Cecil B. DeMille's 1923 silent film classic, The Ten Commandments, on two nights (Friday, Feb. 24 & Sat. Feb. 25). Directed by the choir's founder and director Kevin Reeves. Features Handel's oratorio "Israel in Egypt". Guest performers are the Cathedral Choir of Men & Boys and organ virtuoso Matthew Larkin. Adults: $25, students $15, or with Seventeen Voyces' subscription series. Tickets online at www.seventeenvoyces.ca as individual tickets or part of subscription or purchase at Compact Music, Leading Note, Book Bazaar, Herb & Spice, Wellington St.
February 24 -  25, 2017
You are invited to The Chamber, Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa to hear a talk by historian Dr. Gillian Leitch, entitled “From Famine to Prosperity to the Longue Pointe Asylum: the Varied Life of John Patrick Cuddy”. Time: 10:00 am to 11:30 am. Come early - from 9:00 - 9:30 a.m., there will also be a talk on an educational topic of interest to family historians. Check website for details. Free parking and free admission. For more info: http://www.bifhsgo.ca/eventListings.php?nm=127
March 11, 2017
Event Name :Malaysia International Jewellery Festival 2017 (Spring Edition) Date : 21st – 24th April 2017 Time : 11am – 6pm Venue : Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (Hall 2) Event Description: Malaysia International Jewellery Festival 2017 (Spring Edition) will featurethe finest jewellery brands from the global jewellery industry together under one exhibit space. Jewellers from Italy, Russia, Lebanon, Japan, Hong Kong, India, Cambodia, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia and etc. will showcase their exceptional yet diversified top-notched jewellery pieces in this glamorous occasion. For further information, please contact +603 - 2171 2564 or visit www.mij.com.my.
April 21 -  24, 2017
At 7:30 p.m. at Southminster United Church, 15 Aylmer Ave., at Bank St. Under the direction of Kevin Reeves, Seventeen Voyces chamber choir will present "Venus & Adonis" an opera by Dr. John Blow, on Fri. May 26 and Sat. May 27. The opera is the precursor of Purcell's "Dido & Aeneas". With soprano Bronwyn Thies-Thompson as Venus, baritone Joel Allison as Adonis, the Ottawa Baroque Consort and Makin' Moves, Ottawa children's dance theatre. Adults: $30, students $15, or with Seventeen Voyces subscription series. Available online at www.seventeenvoyces.ca as individual tickets or part of subscription or purchase at Compact Music, Leading Note, Book Bazaar, Herb & Spice, Wellington St.
May 26 -  27, 2017
The prestigious 2nd International Conference on Food Chemistry and Hydrocolloids to be held on July 24-26, 2017 at Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada will focus on the theme “Where food meets science: Exploring recent advances in food research and business”. We are confident that you will enjoy the Scientific Program of this upcoming Conference. This Conference will bring together practitioners, industrialists,researchers and educators from around the world who are engaged in the fields of indigenous food products, food safety, functional foods, bioactive ingredients, nutritional factors, traditional and alternative medicine, dietary management . The Conference will highlight significant developments in research and innovations in agricultural, food, nutritional, pharmaceutical and medical technologies, with an emphasis on health and wellness. The Conference will feature a series of presentations and discussions in plenary, concurrent and poster sessions, informal gatherings, and exhibitions.
July 24 -  26, 2017


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