Old Ottawa South Community Association

  • Fall Fest

    Fall Fest

    Join us on October 14 from 11:00 am-2:00 pm at Windsor Park!
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  • Fall 2018 at OSCA

    Fall 2018 at OSCA

    Our Fall session is in full swing! Check out our Fall 2018 Program Guide for more information, it's never too late to register!
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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 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
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  • Register for OSCA Programs

    Register for OSCA Programs

  • OSCA Celebrates 40 years!

    OSCA Celebrates 40 years!

    2018 marks the 40th anniversary of The Old Ottawa South Community Association! Stay tuned for a wonderful year filled with celebration. Throughout 2018 we'll be looking back on the wonderful years we've had, and planning for the even more amazing years ahead! Stay connected with us through Facebook, Twitter, and Instragram as we celebrate our anniversary! @OldOttSouth
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The OSCAR Needs a Distribution Manager

The OSCAR Needs a Distribution Manager

The Distribution Manager accepts monthly delivery of 4,300 bundled copies of OSCAR and manages delivery of the paper to all OOS households, selected businesses, and institutions. They do so by managing a team of area captains and volunteer carriers.

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Ed Kucerak and OSCAR Editor Brendan McCoy with the FCA Award for Media Excellence.

OSCAR Contributor Ed Kucerak Wins FCA Award for Media Excellence

The Federation of Citizens’ Associations of Ottawa (FCA), an umbrella organization of Ottawa community associations, has awarded their inaugural Award for Media Excellence to OSCAR contributor Ed Kucerak. The award was for “Excellence in-depth reporting on 2017 municipal/ neighbourhood issues”, and was given for a two-article report Ed wrote for the May 2017 OSCAR. The winning articles looked at the public consultation on Brewer Park’s renewal. The report, comprising two separate articles, included many photographs and interviews with both Councillor David Chernushenko and local residents.

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FCA Media Award

The FCA (Federation of Citizens' Associations of Ottawa) will honour Old Ottawa South resident Ed Kucerak at the FCA AGM on June 20, 2018, in recognition of Ed Kucerak’s exemplary photography and reporting of Re-imagining Brewer Park - Overwhelming Turnout to Public Consultation on Brewer Park’s Future.  

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OSCAR Advertising Rates

The OSCAR receives no subsidies. The publication is funded entirely by advertising.

Content and advertising deadlines for 2018-2019 are as follows:

  • August 17 (September 2018 issue)
  • September 14 (October 2018 issue)
  • October 12 (November 2018 issue)
  • November 16 (December 2018 issue)
  • December 14 (January 2019 issue)
  • January 18 (February 2019 issue)
  • February 15 (March 2019 issue)
  • March 15 (April 2019 issue)
  • April 12 (May 2019 issue)
  • May 17 (June 2019 issue)
  • June 14 (July/August 2019 issue)
  • August 16 (September 2019 issue)

To place an ad in the OSCAR email the ad manager: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Download our rate sheet below.

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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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613-247-4946