Past Events | Événements passés


Hosted By Lindenlea Community Association
Saturday, July 1, 2017

The Lindenlea Community Association is hosting a Pancake breakfast for Canada Day! Come on out and meet folks from the neighbourhood from 9am - 11am at the Lindenlea Community Association at 15 Rockcliffe way.Cost is $5 per person. All money plaid goes directly to the Rideau Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre's food bank. The Lindenlea CA asks all attendees to bring... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Ottawa Public Library
Thursday, July 6, 2017

Ottawa Public Library BookmobileThe Ottawa Public Library’s Bookmobile is setting up a new “pilot” stop in Overbrook!On Thursday July 6 from 2 to 3 pm the Bookmobile will be at the Overbrook Community Centre at 33 Quill street. The truck will return each Thursday from 2-3 pm for the duration of the one-year trial run in Overbrook. You can access all OPL services through... More  |  Plus

Hosted By City of Ottawa
Monday, July 10, 2017

Since its enactment in 2005, the City’s Property Standards by-law has been amended several times including a comprehensive review in 2013 that resulted in a new and updated by-law that addressed other issues such as vacant buildings, lands, heritage properties and enhanced existing provisions.City staff are in the process of initiating a further review with a particular focus... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Saturday, July 15, 2017

Summer is in full swing in the Capital! On Saturday, July 15 Team Tobi is celebrating summer by touring local parks around Rideau-Rockcliffe. Come out and enjoy some music, games and free popsicles! This year we will make stops at St. Paul’s Park in Overbrook, John Hopps Park in Carson Grove, Manor Park and Stanley Park in New Edinburgh. Please see the graphic below to check... More  |  Plus

Hosted By City of Ottawa
Sunday, July 16, 2017

A unique show is coming to Ottawa’s future LRT station this summer. Ottawa 2017 and Moment Factory present Kontinuum. The immersive multimedia production will take place daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. in Ottawa future Lyon Light Rail Transit (LRT) station and will be free to all visitors. The circuit should take 35 to 45 minutes to complete. To reserve your time slot in... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Councillor Jeff Leiper and others
Saturday, July 22, 2017

Cyclists take note!!#iBikeiBuy week kicks off on July 22 with two epic scavenger hunts!On July 22 @ 10 am starting at Somerset Sq, the first scavenger hunt will take place from 10 - noonAlso on July 22, a larger scavenger hunt list will be released & you have until July 29 to do as many as possible!To learn more about iBikeiBuy click here.To learn more about the event this... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Ottawa Champions
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

For the first time ever, Ottawa is hosting the Can Am - American Association baseball league All Star game!Join the Ottawa Champions at RCGT Park as they welcome the top stars of the Can-Am League and the American Association. The two leagues will battle it out in a two-day event starting on July 24th with a Skills Competition and a fan-favourite - the Home Run Derby. These... More  |  Plus

Hosted By RRCRC - Rideau Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre
Thursday, July 27, 2017

Please join the RRCRC at John Hopps Park on Den Haag in Carson on July 27 for a Carson Community Event and a late night, outdoor movie. There will be popsicles, freezies, and other treats on hand, as well as plenty of fun and games for residents and children. The outdoor movie will begin at 8pm. Make sure to brign pillows and blankets for the movie! 

Hosted By Educate and Feed Communities Foundation
Saturday, July 29, 2017

Educate and Feed Communities Foundation (EFC) is a new not-for-profit organization based in Ottawa. They are looking to raise funds for their first project - building a school in the town of Canaan, Haiti. This is a town that is still dealing with the e=aftermath of the earthquake in 2010. EFC plans to help by building a school and providing education programs. The... More  |  Plus

Hosted By City of Ottawa
Sunday, July 30, 2017

La Machine, an Ottawa 2017 Signature Event, will occur in downtown Ottawa, the ByWard Market and Downtown Rideau, from July 27 to 30. This event will bring giant mechanical creatures, tens of thousands of visitors and residents and five days of intermittent traffic impacts – including one for setup on Wednesday, July 26 – to Ottawa’s downtown. During this event,... More  |  Plus

Hosted By MICA
Saturday, August 19, 2017

The Mental Illness Caregivers Association (MICA) is holding their 17th edition of Art in Strathcona Park on Saturday, August 19 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.To register as a vendor, with no commission visit: and artisans will sell their work directly to the public.  Original art, jewellery, pottery, stained glass, wood... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Ottawa Champions
Thursday, August 24, 2017

Join the OCA at the baseball game this Sathurday at 19h05!Community Associations from all over the City, including the Overbrook Community Association, will be present at the BBQ in the picnic zone down third base line.Email Davyd Balloch for more info or to obtain tickets.Joignez vous à l'Association communautaire d'Overbrook (ACO) pour un match de baseball ce samedi à... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Friday, August 25, 2017

Friday, August 25, 7:30 – 11:15 pm in the Jubilee Garden: RPRA's Family Movie Night starts with Mary Poppins at 7:30 pm, followed by Ferris Bueller’s Day Off at 10 pm. Movies, popcorn, water courtesy of Rideau Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre, Rhodes Barker Luxury Real Estate and Royal Oak Pub. Bring a blanket or grass-friendly chair.Donations are being accepted... More  |  Plus

Hosted By New Edinburgh Community & Arts Centre
Saturday, August 26, 2017

The Lumière Festival, presented each year by the New Edinburgh Community & Arts Centre, is held every year within the month of August.Through lantern-making workshops and community outreach initiatives, Lumière encourages people to come together and share their own creations and view the creations of others in a celebration of light and community.The... More  |  Plus

Hosted By City of Ottawa
Monday, August 28, 2017

A few spots are still open for some camps at Rockliffe Park Community Centre! The camps provide imaginative themes and a host of fun activities, Mon - Fri 8am - 5pmLego Robotics, July 31 - Aug 4Magic Camp, Aug 14 - 18Science Adventure Camp, Aug 21 - 25Lego Robotics, Aug 28 - Sept 1Information: 613-580-2424, ext. 36058. Registration at or in person... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Manor Park Community Council
Friday, September 8, 2017

Manor Park's Rock the Block is back!Join your neighbours and folks from the Manor Park Community Council on Septemer 8 at the Manor Park Community House and Tennis Courts. Local not-for-profit organizations provide displays and activities. Some of thes include Kub Kar racing, craft projects, a pie baking contest, and an outdoor movie complete with popcorn and cotton candy... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Saturday, September 9, 2017

The First Annual East Feast in September 2016 was an overwhelming success! There was plenty of entertainment for event goers to enjoy, and it was a fantastic opportunity to close out the summer in our community. We are aiming to make this year’s event bigger and better! East Feast 2017 will take place Saturday, Sept. 9. Keep an eye out for updates on Facebook and on... More  |  Plus

Hosted By The Royal Canadian Geographical Society \ Société géographique royale du Canada
Saturday, September 16, 2017

This summer, the Royal Canadian Geographical Society is hosting the exhibit on the NCC’s Plan for Canada’s Capital, 2017–2067, displaying the evolution of Canada’s National Capital Region over the past 150 years, and introducing the NCC’s vision for next 50 years.From now until September 30, 2017, you can check out the exibit at the Geography and Exploration... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Crichton Community Council (CCC)
Saturday, September 16, 2017

  Saturday, Sept. 16 from 8 a.m. to 4p.m.Join community members and participate in the annual New Edinburgh neighbourhood garage sale. You will be able to sell and buy everything from used toys to dishes. This event is also fundraiser for the Crichton Community Council (CCC), donations are appreciated and are used in our community for different events throughout the... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Manor Park Community Association
Wednesday, September 20, 2017

On September 20th at the Terry Fox Centre (located at 1805 de Gaspé), from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm, MPCA will hold a public consultation in collaboration with the office of Councillor Tobi Nussbaum on an important policy proposal from the city: the impending designation of Manor Park as a “mature neighbourhood”.The mature neighbourhood zoning overlay is meant to encourage infill (i... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Rideau Sports Centre + Overbrook Community Association
Thursday, September 21, 2017

The staff of the Rideau Sports Centre, formerly Rideau Tennis Club, are excited to invite the community to the new Rideau Sports Centre’s Vision Night to share what they have in store for this four acre magical recreational property along the banks of the Rideau River. There will be a band, cash bar and hors oeuvres. You may want to bring your running shoes and... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Rideau Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre (RRCRC) / Centre de ressources communautaires Rideau-Rockcliffe (CRCRR)
Saturday, September 23, 2017

The Rideau Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre (RRCRC) is having a garage sale on Saturday, September 23 from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm at the Hardini Centre located at 225 Donald street.The funds raised during the garage sale will will assist with the delivery of social and community development support services for all families in Ward 13.Please see event details below:1. Donate... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Cumberland, Gloucester North, Kanata-Hazeldean, Navan, Stittsville , Gloucester, Orleans, Russell & Manotick Lions Clubs
Sunday, September 24, 2017

Registration starts at 12 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 24 The Ottawa Lions PetValu Walk for Dog Guides started in 2011. In its 6 years so far, over $85,000 was raised and they are hoping to pass the $100,000 mark this year. The funds raised at the event go to providing life-changing service dogs for individuals free of charge through the Lions Foundation of Canada. Come and join... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Monday, September 25, 2017

Come for the snacks, stay to review draft plans for Cummings Park improvements and find out more about the Cummings Avenue traffic calming study that is currently underway.If you can’t attend but would like to review the parks plan you can check it out here. To provide feedback on the draft plan you can participate in this short survey.Event Details When: Monday, Sept.... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Friday, October 6, 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. This month we will be partnering with Safer Roads Ottawa who will be on site to offer advice, tips and tools (including free bike lights!)... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre
Thursday, October 12, 2017

The Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre invites you to come and share your thoughts on community safety. For more information about this initiative and the meeting please call 613-745-0073 x 145.When: Tuesday, Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.Where: The Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre, 120-225 Donald St.Comité sur la sécurité de l’Association communautaire d’... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Governor’s Walk Retirement Residence / Maison de retraite Governor’s Walk
Saturday, October 14, 2017

 Governor’s Walk hosts a chilli cook-off fundraiser where local businesses contribute delicious chilli for your enjoyment! The cost is $10 and proceeds will go towards Onyx Community Services, to provide them with a van for community outreach.When: Saturday, Oct. 14 at 3:00 p.m.Where: Governor’s Walk Retirement Residence, 150 Stanley Ave.Concours de chili de la maison... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Cardinal Glen Community Association / l’Association communautaire de Cardinal Glen
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The Cardinal Glen Community Association is having its Annual General meeting where you can come meet your neighbours and get a first hand look at the issues that the Board is working on!When: Wednesday, Oct 18 at 7:00 p.mWhere: St David & St Martin Presbyterian Church, 444 St- Laurent BlvdAssemblée générale annuelle de l’Association communautaire de Cardinal Glen – le... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Lindenlea Community Association / L’Association communautaire de Lindenlea
Thursday, October 19, 2017

The Lindenlea Community Association will be hosting its Annual General Meeting and volunteer appreciation, on Oct. 19, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at the Lindenlea Fieldhouse. Come and join the community!When: 7:30 p.mWhere: Lindenlea Fieldhouse, 15 Rockcliffe WayAssemblée générale annuelle de l’Association communautaire de Lindenlea et reconnaissance des bénévoles – le jeudi 19 octobre... More  |  Plus

Hosted By New Edinburgh Community Alliance
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

 The New Edinburgh Community Alliance will host its Annual General Meeting, starting at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be served. All residents of New Edinburgh are welcome!When: Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 7:00 p.m.Where: St. Bartholomew’s Church, 125 MacKay StAssemblée générale annuelle de la New Edinburgh Community Alliance – le mercredi 25 octobre à 19 h.La New Edinburgh... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Wednesday, October 25, 2017

How do we ensure mixed-use development contributes to communities?There are many reasons to get main streets right, from improving public health to lowering greenhouse gas emissions to building neighbourhood social capital. As part of our ongoing CityScapes series, Mending Main Streets will bring together developers, planners and members of the community to identify... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Crichton Community Council
Saturday, October 28, 2017

The Crichton Community Council invites young children to the annual Halloween Howl, featuring a costume parade and children’s activities. Visit for details.When: Saturday, Oct. 28 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 pm.Where: Stanley Park Field House, 193 Stanley AvenueHalloween Howl – le samedi 28 octobre de 15 h à 17 h.Le Crichton Community Council invite les... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Friday, November 3, 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 Nov. 3, in front of 460 St. Laurent Blvd., from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Concept Plans for two new parks in Wateridge Village will be ready for public consultation on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. The Plans will show features of the large Community Park and the Town Square Plaza /Park.The consultation will take place at the East Gate Alliance Church, 550 Codd’s Road, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.When there, you can also check out the two parks currently under... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Wednesday, November 29, 2017

 At this #Cityscapes installment, I will be moderating a discussion between two nationally-renowned experts in the field of public health to discuss how the built environment and our approaches to transportation and land-use planning can contribute to positive public health outcomes.Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer will kick off the conversation by... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Operation Big Turkey
Sunday, December 24, 2017

Join Operation Big Turkey for a free Christmas Eve dinner as they bring together our community to share the joy and spirit of the holiday season. All are welcome!Menu:  Full traditional turkey dinner with savoury stuffing, gravy, mashed potatoes and mixed vegetables or delicious vegetarian lasagna plus dessert When: Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017... More  |  Plus


Hosted By Rideau Sports Centre
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The Rideau Sports Centre invites the public this Wednesday, Jan. 10 for an open house.  Take a tour of the facility, view the changes that have taken place over the past couple of months and learn more about the centre's future plans. No RSVP necessary, just show up! Weight/Cardio RoomAccess from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.   Yoga (there will be... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Employment Ontario Vanier
Thursday, January 18, 2018

Youth aged 15 to 29 years  old are invited to attend a training sesson on first impressions for networking events and job interviews. The training is presented by Employment Ontario Vanier and takes place on Thursday, Jan. 18 from 5 to 6 p.m. in English and from 6 to 7 p.m. in French. The training will take place at 120-225 Donald St. at... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Crichton Community Council (CCC)
Saturday, January 20, 2018

With a little help from Mother Nature the Hosers promise good ice for “Hockey Day in New Edinburgh” on Saturday January 20th from 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Join your neighbours for skating, shinny, a skills competition, free food and horse-drawn wagon rides.

Hosted By The Governor General of Canada Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette
Saturday, January 27, 2018

Join your neighbours and enjoy an afternoon at Rideau hall participating in activities and winter sports such as skating, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. Thanks to participating local institutions and Embassies, you will be able to taste traditional foods from Nordic countries and other seasonal treats while keeping warm with some hot chocolate.The event is taking place... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Ecology Ottawa
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Tobi will join Catherine McKenna (Ottawa Centre MP, Minister of Environment and Climate Change) and David Chernushenko (Capital Ward Councillor, Chair of the Environment and Climate Protection Committee) for a panel discussion on climate change and cities, hosted by Ecology Ottawa.Where: Ottawa Public Library (downtown branch) auditorium, 120 Metcalfe St.When: Wednesday, Jan.... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Friday, February 9, 2018

Ottawa's community Paramedics will join us for a Health and Wellness Clinic at the St-Laurent Complex on Friday, Feb. 9 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Hosted By RRCRC and Overbrook Community Association
Monday, February 19, 2018

Enjoy a Family Day Carnival - a day filled with fun activities, hot beverages and maple taffy! Come to the Overbrook Community Center on Monday, Feb. 19 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.Célébrez la journée de la Famille au Carnival d'Overbrook - un journée remplie d'activités, de boissons chaudes et de tire d'érable, le lundi 19 février de 11h00 à 15h00.

Hosted By Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre
Tuesday, March 27, 2018

The second-annual Overbrook Pancake Breakfast is back on April 21, 2018!Le deuxième petit-dejeuner annuel du Pancake à Overbrook est de retour le 21 avri 2018!

Hosted By RRCRC
Monday, April 16, 2018

 The Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Ressource Center is hosting a free training session for job search techniques for summer employment in tourism, restoration and construction. This is geared towards bilingual (EN/FR) college students that are allowed to work in Canada. You can register to this event via Eventbrite. Le Centre des ressource communautaire... More  |  Plus

Hosted By OPS and RRCRC
Wednesday, April 18, 2018

 Are you a parent and have questions about the law? Curfew for Youths? Consent and parental responsibility? The Ottawa Police Service together with the Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Ressource Center is hosting an "Ask an Officer - Youth and the Law" information meeting for parents that will provide responses to these questions and more.  When: Wednesday,... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Crime Prevention Ottawa
Monday, April 23, 2018

We are all told to "make the right call," but how do police make use of this information to stop crime? Find out first-hand from the people taking the calls, and the crime analysts sifting through the information you provide! Don’t miss out on this behind-the-scenes look at your role in solving crime. When: Monday, April 23 from 8:30 to 11 a.m.Coffee and... More  |  Plus

Hosted By New Edinburgh News
Sunday, May 6, 2018

The New Edinburgh News is looking for your talents. Bring your writing samples or photography portfolio and showcase what you can bring to the community newspaper! Visit the NEN open house and casting call at the Stanley Park Fieldhouse from 2 to 4 p.m. on May 6. Drop by, have a coffee and some refreshments and meet the team that helps create this staple community newspaper.... More  |  Plus

Hosted By The Upbeet Nutrition team - L’équipe d’Upbeet Nutrition
Tuesday, May 8, 2018

The team at Upbeet Nutrition has made it their mission to get kids and adults to open their minds and palates when it comes to healthier food choices. These instructors, culinary experts – and moms, will share their tips and solutions for fostering a love of cooking and eating well at home. Manor Park residents share their expertise and experiences in a new set of (free!)... More  |  Plus

Hosted By Tobi
Wednesday, May 9, 2018

 Join me for the next edition of Cityscapes. I will be moderating an informal panel discussion. Together with Jill Stoner (Director, Carleton University’s Azrieli School of Architecture & Urbanism), Miguel Tremblay (Director, Planning & Development of FOTENN) and Carolyn Mackenzie (Federation of Citizens’ Associations representative on the City of Ottawa... More  |  Plus