OTTAWA – Check out local and community events happening this weekend!

 

THURSDAY:

 

RICHMOND FAIR

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SATURDAY:

 

NUIT BLANCHE OTTAWA AND GATINEAU

 

GLEBE HOUSE TOUR

 

OTTAWA YOUTH SAFETY FORUM 2014

  • September 20, 2014 at 9:30am
  • Registration is free
  • The meeting will be held at the Greenboro Community Centre – Room B.
  • Children will meet with safety organizers-Speeches will address the group with vital information such as: how to reach out for support, the importance of parent involvement and leadership and accounts of personal experiences.
  • For more details and to register contact Meladul Haq Ahmadzai at 613-526-1581

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SUNDAY:

WALK FOR THE KIDS

  • Saturday, September 20th, 2014
  • Dravet.ca will host the 3rd Annual “WALK for the KIDS”
  • Constance Bay Community Centre (262 Len Purcell Drive,Woodlawn, Ontario)
  • It will be a fun filled family event that will include a 3 KM walk, face painting, balloons, silent auction, fundraiser BBQ, raffles, and entertainment.
  • Registration begins at 10:00 AM with the walk beginning at 11:00 AM.
  • DravetWalkForTheKids.ca

CANADA ARMY RUN

  • Sold Out event features a 5km run and a half-marathon
  • http://www.1310news.com/2014/09/19/canada-army-run-hits-ottawa-this-weekend-2/


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UPCOMING:

THE BEAT GOES ON

  • September 27, 2014 7:00 pm
  • The Ottawa Police Chorus in concert with guests York Regional Police Male Chorus, Army Voices, Canadian Forces and Salvation Army Legacy Brass
  • Woodroffe United Church (207 Woodroffe Avenue)
  • Tickets $10.00 @ door.
  • Info: 613 236-1222 ext 6187 chorus@ottawapolice.ca . Facebook: ottawapolicechorus. Twitter:@ottawapolice.
  • Net proceeds to Canadian Police & Peace Officers’ Memorial Fund

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MADAWASKA VALLEY STUDIO TOUR TWICE AS GOOD IN 2014: TWO WEEKENDS THIS YEAR.

  • Two separate weekends with thirty-one artists and artisans make this year’s expanded Madawaska Valley Studio Tour the biggest and best ever.
  • Come out and enjoy art, crafts, inspiration and spectacular scenery on July 26-27 and October 4-5.
  • Brochures are at Tourist Information Centres and business locations throughout the Valley. www.madawaskastudiotour.com

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LIGHT THE NIGHT WALK

  • October 18, 2014
  • Marion Dewar Plaza, Ottawa City Hall
  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada’s® Light The Night® Walk is the nation’s night to pay tribute and bring hope to all those affected by blood cancer
  • Join us as we celebrate our 5 year walk anniversary and take steps towards a world without blood cancer.
  • Start 530pm – Walk 7pm – End 9pm.
  • For more information or to register, Visit out website at www.lightthenight.ca/on

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WEDNESDAY:

 

OTTAWA INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Thurs-Sun)

Bytowne Cinema, National Gallery & Arts Court Theatre

www.animationfestival.ca

 

THURSDAY:

 

RICHMOND FAIR (Thurs-Sun)

www.animationfestival.ca

 

SATURDAY:

 

NUIT BLANCHE OTTAWA AND GATINEAU (Sat-Sun)

Various locations in Ottawa and Gatineau

www.nuitblancheottawagatineau.ca

 

GLEBE HOUSE TOUR

Proceeds go to children and youth programming by the Glebe Neighbourhood Activities Group

http://www.gnag.ca/index.php?page=134

CANADA ARMY RUN IS ALSO THIS WEEKEND!

DETAILS: http://www.1310news.com/2014/09/19/canada-army-run-hits-ottawa-this-weekend-2/

 

 

OTTAWA EVENTS:

 

WEDNESDAY:

 

OTTAWA INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Thurs-Sun)

Bytowne Cinema, National Gallery & Arts Court Theatre

www.animationfestival.ca

 

THURSDAY:

 

RICHMOND FAIR (Thurs-Sun)

www.animationfestival.ca

 

SATURDAY:

 

NUIT BLANCHE OTTAWA AND GATINEAU (Sat-Sun)

Various locations in Ottawa and Gatineau

www.nuitblancheottawagatineau.ca

 

GLEBE HOUSE TOUR

Proceeds go to children and youth programming by the Glebe Neighbourhood Activities Group

http://www.gnag.ca/index.php?page=134