Tag Archives: Activities

New Art Classes in OOE!

CAG is excited to add the following two new art classes to our weekday programming at the Old Town Hall. FIGURE Drawing Come join this weekly gathering and practice your figure drawing skills while learning and sharing with your fellow artists. A model is organized each week for the group. The model poses in the…
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Sing Song Party Time in Brantwood Park

Young families came to Brantwood Park on August 9, 2018 to enjoy a great FREE show at the last CAG BBQ & Picnic of the season in Brantwood Park. Kids (and parents) sang along and danced to the Music of Sing Song Party Time and Derek McKinley. For families who want to enjoy more of…
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Call out for Volunteers

Do you remember your first community event? Maybe it was here in the community at one of Old Ottawa East’s regular shindigs such as the Winter Party in the Park or the Main Event. Maybe it was as part of a sports group or partaking in a local barbecue. Maybe you don’t even remember your…
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Youth Opportunities at CAG

By Isobel Smith November 22nd, 2016 Although CAG primarily offers programs to children and to adults, it is also provides opportunities for youth (and young adults!) in the forms of volunteer and employment opportunities. The after-school and camp programs hire many high school and university students. I started working for CAG in June 2015 for…
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Women’s Ultimate at Springhurst Park

By Susan Redding October 13th, 2016 Old Ottawa East welcomed a new sports league this summer. Organized through the Community Activities Group, Women’s Ultimate Frisbee enjoyed a successful first season. Approximately 50 players, organized into four teams, competed on Thursday evenings at Springhurst Park from early May to late August. The league welcomed everyone from…
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Main-ly Safely Navigating

By John Dance September 21st, 2016 Main Street is all so new with zigzags, elephant feet, shark teeth, bike boxes and sharrows. The new street markings present an educational challenge for motorists, cyclists and pedestrians but improved safety and comfort for all users will make it all worth it. With September’s opening of the rebuilt…
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Brantwood Park: The Hidden Countryside in Old Ottawa East

By Jamie Brougham September 1st, 2016 Brantwood Park is beautiful niche of countryside in Ottawa, and provides us with the opportunity to get in touch with nature, ourselves, and our families. One of the best parts of Brantwood is seeing young parents with their young children. The kids always seem happy. They are like puppies…
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“Angling For The North Star” Domicile Artwork

By Isobel Smith August 9th, 2016 Ever wondered about the animals fishing on top of the Domicile “The Corners at Main” Presentation Center? You may recognize the style as similar to other public artwork in the Ottawa area. Senior VP of Sales and Marketing, David Chick explains why Domicile was inspired to bring Tim desClouds'…
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