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Hosted By Something New Edinburgh
Saturday, November 5, 2016

The second annual Something New Edinburgh market will take place Saturday, November 5th at Memorial Hall. This is where community, artists and one-of-a-kind craftsmanship meet.When: November 5, 2016 10-3 in New Edinburgh's Memorial Hall.Where: Memorial Hall (39 Dufferin Road)

Hosted By External Event
Sunday, November 6, 2016

The Book Fair at Rockcliffe Park Public School returns for its 55th year! All ages are welcome to browse trough the 50,000 titles at great prices. Items include all genres, including DVDs, CDs, puzzles, board games and vinyl. A Craft Corner for kids and a drop in cafe are also on site. When: Friday, Saturday, Sunday; Nov 4th to 6thWhere: Rockcliffe Park Public... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Ecology Ottawa
Thursday, November 10, 2016

Join residents of Ottawa-Vanier to hear from candidates running in the November 10 provincial by-election. The forum will feature:– André Marin (Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario)– Claude Bisson (Ontario New Democratic Party)– Nathalie Des Rosiers (Ontario Liberal Party)– Raphaël Morin (Green Party of Ontario)WHEN: Thursday, November 10th, from 7 P.M. to 9 P.M.WHERE:... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Linden House Theater Company
Sunday, November 13, 2016

The Linden House Theater Compnay presentes IMAGINARY LINES, a play by Reggie Oliver. “A delightful English comedy where imagined conversations are often far more successful that the real thing.” Kevin Castle, Theatre Reviews. When: Friday and Saturday, November 4, 5, 11 and 12 2016  at 7.30 pm           ... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Monday, November 14, 2016

You are invited to review draft plans for the Stanley Park play area on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Stanley Park Field House, 193 Stanley Ave. 

Hosted By Lindenlea Community Association, MPCA, Rockcliffe Park Residents Association and New Edinburgh Community Alliance
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

This debate will bring together the candidates from the 4 main provincial parties in the provincial by-election in Ottawa-Vanier (i.e. Green, NDP, Liberal, and Conservative). The debate is sponsored by community associations, including Lindenlea Community Association, MPCA, Rockcliffe Park Residents Association and New Edinburgh Community Alliance. The audience will... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Wednesday, November 16, 2016

In case you wish to receive more information and have questions answered on the technical details of the CSST project implementation, please join us for this information session. The session will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 16, at the Stanley Park Field House. There will be an opportunity to ask questions of the technical team. The... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Overbrook Community Association
Thursday, November 24, 2016

Join the Overbrook Community Association at their AGM. When: Thursday, November 24th at 7.00 P.M.Where: Overbrook Community Centre; 33 Quill Street

Hosted By
Saturday, December 3, 2016

MacKay United Church BazaarYou’re invited to attend the MacKay United Church bazaar, from noon to 4pm on Saturday Dec 3 at 39  Dufferin Road. You will find great attic treasures, a bake table, preserves, books/CDs/Vinyl records, handbags, scarves, jewellery, vintage/retro/Couture ladies clothing and Christmas decorations.When: Saturday, December 3rd from 12.00 P.M.... More  |  Plus

Hosted By City of Ottawa
Saturday, December 3, 2016

Join the 16th Annual Christmas Celebration in support of the Ottawa Food Bank at Ottawa City Hall. This family-friendly event includes outdoor activities (e.g.: the Sens Rink of Dreams, horse-drawn wagon rides, Beaver Tails and much more) as well as indoor fun (Santa’s Workshop and much more).When: Saturday, December 3 from 2.00 P.M. to 6 P.M.Where: Ottawa City Hall... More  |  Plus

Hosted By RPRA
Wednesday, December 7, 2016

The RPRA will host their annual Christmas Tree Lighting and Carol Sing and everyone can join and enjoy the Elmwood Junior choir singing, followed by the Tree Lightening behind the Community Center. The Salvation Army Citadel Band will sing carols, there will be hot chocolate and coffe as well.When: Wednesday, December 7th at 7.00 P.M.Where: Community Hall; 380 Springfield Road... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Overbrook Community Association
Saturday, December 10, 2016

Come and help illuminate the community with the lighting of the holiday trees behind the Community Centre. There will be hot chocolate, a choir to entertain and a chance to connect with your neighbours!When: Satruday, December 10th at 4.00 P.M.Where: Overbrook Communtiy Center; 33 Quill Street Jointly organized by our community partners — Overbrook Community Centre,... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Saturday, December 10, 2016

Come out to a special Christmas edition of the Beechwood Market this Saturday Dec. 10 and next Saturday Dec. 17 from 10 am-3 p.m. Located at 135 Barrette Street. See here for more details.

Hosted By Rideau High School
Sunday, December 11, 2016

Join the community at Rideau High School on Dec. 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for their annual holiday craft fair! Where: Rideau High School, 815 St. Laurent Blvd. See here for more information.

Hosted By Tobi
Sunday, December 11, 2016

The Rockcliffe Park Resident's Association is hosting their annual Children's Christmas party this Sunday, Dec. 11 from 2-4 p.m. at Rockcliffe Park Community Hall. Stop by for some holiday treats, arts and crafts, sleigh rides, and a visit from Santa Claus!  For more information, see here.  

Hosted By Tobi
Friday, December 16, 2016

Join me and my staff for some holiday food, drink and cheer and an optional tour of City Hall.When: Dec. 16, 2016, anytime from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Where: City Hall, 110 Laurier Ave. West at the Councillors Reception Area (Second floor, northeast corner of the building)For those interested, I will offer a short tour of City Hall right at 5 p.m.  – a great chance to learn... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Friday, December 23, 2016

Join "Operation Big Turkey" for a free community dinner at the Overbrook Community Centre from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday Dec. 24.


Hosted By Tobi
Monday, January 16, 2017

Provide your feedback on the Ontario Government's Early Years and Child Care Strategy. You can provide feedback online here, or attend a consultation meeting at the Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive, 7-9 p.m. For more information about the existing early years and child care system, and for a review of the proposed approach, see the discussion paper here. 

Hosted By Tobi
Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Join myself and Councillors McKenney, Leiper, Chernushenko and Fleury for an open house on Jan. 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. to discuss the recently announced location for the new Ottawa central Library. For more information, please see the Ottawa Public Library/ Library and Archives Canada Joint Project report, available here, and read more about the project in the Ottawa Citizen... More  |  Plus

Hosted By The Provincial Goverment of Ontario
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The provincial government announced that it is seeking public input on how to design a Basic Income pilot and it will be holding consultations from November 2016 to January 2017. The goverment wishes to hear from people who’ve experienced poverty, municipalities, experts and Indigenous partners and to discuss key questions like eligibility, ... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Friday, February 3, 2017

This year I will be hosting monthly drop-ins on the first Friday of every month at various locations throughout the ward. This will be an opportunity to share with me your concerns about, and ideas for, improving Rideau-Rockcliffe and Ottawa. It will also be a chance for me to connect with residents and share updates on city business and my ongoing initiatives.***Drop in... More  |  Plus

Hosted By VAnier Community Police Center
Thursday, February 16, 2017

The Vanier Community Police Centre (VCPC) will be hosting a drop-in on Thursday, February 16th from 3:30pm to 6pm. The community police officer, Jonathan Kenney, will be available to residents to answer questions and discuss any concerns. The VCPC is located at 252 McArthur Ave.

Hosted By Crichton Community Council
Saturday, February 18, 2017

Join the Crichton Community Council on Saturday, February 18  from 1:00 - 4:00 for Hockey Day in New Edinburgh!  The day will include a skills competition and shinny, as well as food and prizes. Come out and test your skills, skate, and have fun!

Hosted By Rideau-Rockcilffe Community Resource Centre & the Overbrook Community Association
Monday, February 20, 2017

Looking for a fun, family activitiy to do together this Family Day? Come out to the Carnaval Overbrook, February 20, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 33 Quill Street. Free hot beverages and games will be included!

Hosted By Tobi
Monday, February 20, 2017

Come and join your City Councillor at a rink nearby you - We will bring some hot drinks!10 am: Lindenlea Park; 15 Rockcliffe Way 11 am: Dr. John Hopps Park; 300 Den Haag Drive 12 am: Overbrook Community Center; 33 Quill StreetWe will be wrapping up our tour at the Overbrook Community Center where the Overbrook Carneval will offer lots of fun activities for... More  |  Plus

Hosted By CSST Project Team
Wednesday, February 22, 2017

 The team in charge of the City's CSST (Combined Sewage Storage Tunnel) project is organizing and hosting an upcoming public open house.The meeting will take place:Date: Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017Time: Drop in any time between 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Where: St. Bartholomew’s Church Hall, 125 MacKay St.What: The CSST team is inviting residents to review planned... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Friday, March 3, 2017

Come and join us on March 3rd at this month's drop in location at The SconeWitch at 35 Beechwood Ave. We will be there from 8 to 10 a.m. and look forward to seeing you there!Joignez-vous à moi pour notre rencontre mensuelle le 3 mars à The SconeWitch au 35 Aveneue Beechwood. J'y serai entre 8 et 10 h et j'espère de vous y voir!    ... More  |  Plus

Hosted By City of Ottawa
Monday, March 6, 2017

Registration for city of Ottawa spring and summer recreation programs begins March 6th at 9 p.m. Programs include swimming, general fitness, and other summer camps! To register visit the city of Ottawa website or call 613-580-2588.

Hosted By The City of Ottawa and Canada Lands Company
Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Wateridge Village Community, located on the site of the former Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Rockcliffe, will eventually have 10 new parks. The combined area of parkland in the community will be 21.93 hectares of land. These parks will be built by Canada Lands Company on behalf of the City of Ottawa.  Construction will begin on the first two parks in 2017. The park... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Monday, April 3, 2017

Join Councillor Nussbaum at the Overbrook Community Centre, at 33 Quill Street, on Friday April 7th, anytime between 5:00-6:30. Drop by with comments, questions, or just to say hello!Joignez-vous à conseiller Nussbaum ce vendredi, le 7 avril, au centre communautaire Overbrook (33 rue Quill) entre 17h-18h30. Venez pour poser des questions, partager vos commentaires ou... More  |  Plus

Hosted By City of Ottawa
Tuesday, April 4, 2017

The City of Ottawa invites you to an upcoming public open house at which residents will be able to view plans for infrastructure renewal on Glynn Avenue, which is slated for construction in the upcoming season. The open house will take place:Tuesday, April 4, 2017 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Overbrook Community Centre, 33 Quill St.For more information, view the construction... More  |  Plus

Hosted By External Event
Monday, April 10, 2017

Join folks from the Rideau Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre on April 10th at 2 p.m. for a safe food handling workshop facilitated by Ottawa Public Health. Registration deadline is March 31, call 613-745-0073 ext. 117 to register.  

Hosted By Rockcliffe Park Public School
Saturday, April 22, 2017

The Rockcliffe Park Spring Book Sale will take place April 22 to 23. As of April 1, donations of gently used books (with the exception of textbooks and encyclopaedias), magazines (with the exception of Reader’s Digest), CDs/DVDs, vinyl records, puzzles and board games are being accepted via bins at the Rockcliffe public library branch (380 Springfield Road). . 

Hosted By Ecology Ottawa
Saturday, April 22, 2017

Join Ecology Ottawa and Park People for the inaugural Ottawa Park Summit. This event will be an opportunity for residents from across the city to come together and generate ideas around improving our public parks. The event takes place at Makerspace North (250 City Centre Ave.) on Saturday, April 22 from 1 to 5 p.m. and will be followed by an Earth Day Celebration.For more... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Rockcliffe Park Community Association
Saturday, April 29, 2017

 Come out and join your neighbours for the Annual Village Spring Clean-up. Meet behind the Community Hall, grab some supplies and help make Rockcliffe Park beautiful! Refreshments served too. Email Joan at if you can come. Rain date is Sunday, April 30, 1 – 3 pm.

Hosted By City of Ottawa By-law and Regulatory Services Branch
Monday, May 1, 2017

 Residents are invited to provide feedback through a public workshop on the City of Ottawa noise by-law as part of the city's spring by-law review process. You can register for one of the three following workshops:Tuesday, April 25, 6:30 to 8 p.m.Greenboro Community CentreRoom: Meeting Room A & BWednesday, April 26, 6:30 to 8 p.m.McNabb Recreation CentreRoom: Assembly... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Arlington Woods
Saturday, May 6, 2017

 Children from JK to Grade 4 can learn the cycling rules of the road through fun activities and demonstrations. Free bike safety checks will be provided. The Bike Rodeo will take place on Saturday, May 6 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Stanley Park Fieldhouse. There will be a bake sale and a hot dog/veggie dog BBQ at noon.

Hosted By Tobi
Monday, May 15, 2017

You're invited!On June 2nd join me at the Bread and Roses bakery on 323 St. Laurent Blvd for a drop-in community event! Come out to ask a question, have a chat, or just enjoy some tasty early morning treats and coffee.I will be at the bakery from 8am - 930am. 

Hosted By Children at Risk Ottawa
Sunday, May 28, 2017

 Children at Risk’s 3rd annual Walkin’ and Rockin’ event is coming up! This event includes a fundraising walk, auction, and BBQ all in support of Children’s at Risk Ottawa. This year the honorary walk chair is MPP Lisa McLeod & “Eric the Intern” from CHEZ 106.1 FM is the MC. The event takes place at 235 Donald Street. For information on registration and prices please... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Monday, May 29, 2017

Forbes & Cummings Community Forum + Fete Please join us for an afternoon neighbourhood BBQ on June 16, from 4:30-6 at Mount Carmel School at 675 Gardenvale Road.We will have food, music and activities for children as we celebrate the arrival of summer. It will be a great chance to meet your neighbours and... -Discuss ways to celebrate and improve the... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Community Legal Services Ottawa and Nelligan O'Brien Payne LLP
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Have you recently sponsored a refugee or immigrant entering into Canada? Do you know anyone who has recently settled in Canada that is unfamilair with their rights as employees in Canada?If the answer to either of these questions is yes, you may be interested in this upcoming free public information session and presentation for sponsors of new Canadians put on by Nelligan O'... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Friday, June 2, 2017

The first Friday of every month is a drop-in day in different locations throughout the ward. It is a great chance for me to connect with residents, discuss ideas or address questions or concerns. Please join me for a chat and refreshments. I hope to see you this week or at a future drop-in. ***Drop in on Friday June 2, at Bread and Roses Bakery, 323 St-Laurent Blvd., from... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Ottawa New Edinburgh Club
Saturday, June 3, 2017

 Ottawa New Edinburgh Club hosts Get out on the Water as part of Doors Open Ottawa. Visitors can sample sailing, rowing and brigade canoeing! Places are limited and sell out quickly, so book now at

Hosted By MPCA and Tobi Nussbaum
Sunday, June 4, 2017

The Manor Park Community Association and I invite families and children to participate in the painting of a street mural at the “five corners” intersection (Ava/Hemlock/Braemar) on Sunday, June 4.You can help paint this beautiful design on the roadway to add some colour to the street and slow down traffic. Although the intersection will be closed to vehicles on this... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Please join us June 6th at 6:30- 8:00pm at the Richelieu Vanier Centre for an opportunity to hear from, and provide feedback to, OC Transpo on their plans for the 2018 bus route. The event will kick off with a presentation from OC Transpo service planning staff and then break into round table discussions facilitated by the OC Transpo and staff from Councillor Nussbaum’s... More  |  Plus

Hosted By LEAF (Local Eco-Action Families)
Saturday, June 10, 2017

Volunteers with Local Eco-Action Families (LEAF) will help your fix broken items such as: clothing, bicycles, electronics, electrical appliances, furniture and wooden objects. The Repair Café will take place at Lindenlea Community Centre, 15 Rockcliffe Way, from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m.Les bénévoles de Local Eco-Action Families (LEAF) vous aideront à réparer vos articles endommagés... More  |  Plus

Hosted By GOWGHS
Saturday, June 24, 2017

The Greater Ottawa Water Garden Horticultural Society (GOWGHS) is holding their 9th annual Water Garden Tour on Saturday June 24 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, and in the evening from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. This year's Water Garden Tour features 10 water gardens of various sizes and designs.Tickets are $20, with proceeds going to a community project - the installation of a water... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Crime Prevention Ottawa
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

On June 28th there will be a public consultation forum to review and refresh the Ottawa Gang Strategy.This is a fantastic opportunity to have your voice heard and to hear about the options being considered by Crime Prevention Ottawa moving forward. This is all in an effort to make our city safer!About the event:Consultation on street violence in OttawaWho should attend:... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Thursday, June 29, 2017

Please join us for an afternoon neighbourhood BBQ on Thursday, June 29, from 4 to 6:30 p.m. (new date) at Cummings Park by Mount Carmel School (675 Gardenvale Road).We will have food, music and activities for children as we celebrate the arrival of summer. It will be a great chance to meet your neighbours and...-Discuss ways to celebrate and improve the community-... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Cardinal Glen Community Association
Saturday, July 1, 2017

Join folks from the Cardinal Glen Community Association at a Canada Day picnic on July 1. The picnic is scheduled to run from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at Cardinal Glen Park.