Tag Archives: Community

Community AGM – November 13

Joint Annual General meeting Old Ottawa East Community Association (OOECA) and Community Activities Group of Ottawa East (CAG)  Tuesday, November 13, 2018,  Church of the Ascension, 253 Echo Drive Please attend, its your community! Meeting followed by social hour. Please see the following supporting materials for pre-reading or to print and bring with you. To avoid waste, only…
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2018 Fall Festival and Pumpkin Sale

The Community Activities Group of Ottawa East (CAG) third annual Fall Festival was a resounding success, and we were lucky to have largely cooperative weather, great guests and volunteers and a fantastic turnout. The Pumpkin Sale took place in front of Brantwood fieldhouse and almost all 100 big, bright and locally grown pumpkins were sold…
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Pumpkin Sale on October 8th

The pumpkin sale on Thanksgiving Monday goes ahead rain or shine! From 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. you can get your locally grown pumpkins in Brantwood Park. Pumpkins are 1 for $9 and 2 for $15. Would you prefer your pumpkins delivered? Send an email to info@ottawaeastcag.ca with the subject line ‘Pumpkin order’. In the body of…
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Fall Festival and Pumpkin Sale – Volunteers Needed!

This year's Fall Festival is Monday, October 8th, starting at 10:00 am. Come celebrate the Fall season in Brantwood park with your friends and neighbours. You can enjoy the pumpkin sale, pumpkin decorating, apple bobbing, Angry Dragonz  and Mr. Churritos food trucks, BBQ, strolling juggler (10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.), music with Sing Song Party Time (noon…
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Update on Immaculata Sports Field

By: Joanne Lostracco On 28 August residents of Old Ottawa East appeared before the City of Ottawa’s Planning Committee related to the approval of the Site Plan Control for Immaculata field and requested limited hours for the new intensive soccer complex recently installed at the school.  Residents Hanya Soliman and Joanne Lostracco spoke on behalf of the many residents of…
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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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Two Maples on the edge of Greystone Property Saved

Story: Richard Deadman After a flurry of media reports, an upwelling of community activism, a "Tree Walk" to highlight the lost trees of Ottawa, and the involvement of several candidates for the upcoming municipal election, the two 100+ year old maple trees on the edge of the Greystone property have been saved. A tweet from…
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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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“Two Maples” Tree Walk

  By Daxton Rheade The community came out on Sunday 5 August at 102 Springhurst Ave. for the “Two Maples of Old Ottawa East” tree walk. Over forty people showed up from Old Ottawa East as well as farther afield in Ottawa, to learn about these trees, their history and the current threat they are under. Those…
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