Old Ottawa South Community Association

  • Spring & Summer Guide NOW AVAILABLE!

    Spring & Summer Guide NOW AVAILABLE!

    Check out what we have planned for Spring & Summer 2019! We've combined our guides this this year and there is SO much to look forward to! Registration opens March 6th and 7th, 2019.
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  • Summer 2019 Camp Guide

    Summer 2019 Camp Guide

    Check out the line-up for Summer 2019!
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  • Old Ottawa South Resident? Join OSCA - it's free!

    Old Ottawa South Resident? Join OSCA - it's free!

    If you wish to vote for the OSCA Board, you must be an OSCA member. If you wish to stand for election to become a Board member, you must also have signed up as a member at least three months before the AGM. To become a member click below and register today - it’s free! Want to join the OSCA Board? Contact the Nomination Committee at nominations [AT] oldottawasouth [DOT] ca.
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  • Register for OSCA Programs

    Register for OSCA Programs

  • OSCA runs programs year round for children, youth adults and families. After-four care, day camps and special camps for PD Days and March breaks take pressure off working parents.

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  • Adult Programs

    Pursuing your dream, staying healthy, getting fit. You can do it all economically and in a supportive environment.

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  • Pretty much any time, any day we are running some sort of kids program. All ages, all sorts of activities in safe, fun and allergy-sensitive caring environments. Read more
  • After-four program

    Looking for an early start to the day? Our Breakfast Club starts at 7:30 am, Monday to Friday, with walk-over to Hopewell School before classes. OSCA’s also offers an After-4 Program for children in Gr. 1-6, from 3:00-6:00PM.

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  • Camps

    OSCA offers a full day recreation program for PD days of Ottawa-area school boards for JK to Grade 6. We also offer a wide range of day camps during the summer for children in JK all the up to Grade 10.

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  • In our pottery studio, we provide:
    • Private pottery lessons
    • Seasonal pottery studio membership
    • Wheel throwing
    • Kids clay and youth pottery

    The studio is available for members to use when there are no classes. Hours are posted in the studio.

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  • Fitness Centre

    We provide access to cardiovascular exercise machines, free weights, and resistance bands in a quiet, welcoming environment. Read more
  • Birthday Parties

    Skip the work and plan your next birthday party with OSCA, where we offer a fun place to party with friends and family.

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Featured Events

Feb 20

An Evening of Wine Tasting

Join sommelier Larry Moser as he guides you through an evening of wine tasting. There will be five wines to taste as well as food for pairing. Join us for an evening of wine, food, and friends. Must be 19+ to register. Tickets are $40 and available for purchase online using barcode WINEW19 or in person at the Firehall.

The Firehall, 260 Sunnyside Avenue.

Feb 21

OSCA Planning & Zoning Committee Information Session

Volunteers from OSCA's Planning Committee will be having three community information sessions to provide the public with an overview of what we do and how we can help each other when planning and zoning issues arise. There will be a brief slide presentation followed by Q&A.


Feb 22

Afternoon Tea Party

You are cordially invited to OSCA's Afternoon Tea Party at the Firehall. There will be a raffle, door prizes, delicious treats, and TEA! Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased online (barcode: TEA222) or at the Firehall.

Note: You must pre-register by February 15th.

Mar 03

Women's Day 2019

OSCA's Annual Women's Day Celebration takes place on Sunday, March 3, 2019 between 7pm-10pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. *Purchase your tickets soon as space is limited!* There will be Wine & Cheese, Networking, Guest Speakers to be announced. Sponsored by Ilia Fabbri Real Estate Sales Representative Royal LePage Performance Realty www.iliafabbri.ca 613-720-4542

May 07

OSCA Annual General Meeting

Join OSCA and the community at our AGM on Tuesday, May 7th 2019 from 7:00-10:00 pm. There will be a chance to meet members from your community and learn more about your community association. Interested in joining the Board? Read more about Board Recruitment here. 

Community Events

Feb 20

Doors Open for Music: A Clear Midnight - Schulich Singers on Tour

A thrilling program of music by Tallis, Mozart, Brahms, Betenis, DiOrio, Schürch, Estacio, Tavener, Praulins, and the creation of Francis Choinière’s A Clear Midnight. McGill University Schulich Singers; Jean-Sébastien Vallée, director; Elie Boissinot, cello; Hannah Darroch, flute; Christopher Gaudreault, piano.

Feb 21

Who's the Boss - you or your camera?

Take your photography to the next level by getting your camera off "Auto" to achieve the creative effects you want. Free event presented by Chris Taylor, President of the Ottawa PC Users' Group.

Feb 21

Bank Street in the Glebe: Height and Character Study

An information session on the planning study to review and update planning policy and zoning by-laws to better manage future growth and intensification along Bank Street in the Glebe.

Feb 22

Concerts By The Canal: The Anderson Brothers Play Gershwin

With Peter and Will Anderson. Grammy-award winning identical twin reedmen salute iconic American composer George Gershwin with arrangements of titles including Rhapsody in Blue, I Got Rhythm, Summertime, and more. Tickets.

Feb 24

Academy Awards Pre-Show & Ceremony

The biggest Oscars party in Ottawa! Free for members; members only.

Green Dreamers

Old Ottawa South's Community Garden Brigade

Senior Watch OOS

Creating an age-friendly community

OSCA's mission

Our Goals

OSCA builds a strong sense of community and engages the residents of OOS through its various programs, services and activities.

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