What does it mean to be an OSCA Member?
Join us for TRIVIA NIGHT at the Firehall! We've got an exciting new event coming up as part of our Open House Week! On Wednesday, April 3rd we're hosting a 19+ licensed Trivia Night! The event will take place from 7:00-9:00 pm with doors opening at 6:30 pm. Teams of up to 6 people are $25/table. There will be beer, snacks, prizes, and of course, TRIVIA!
Happy International Women's Day! We're celebrating by looking back at the amazing 4th Annual Women's Day Celebration that took place on Sunday, March 3rd. A HUGE thank you to all who attended, it is a pleasure to see this event unfold each and every year. A very special thank you to Ilia Fabbri - Real Estate for making this event another wonderful success, she does such a fabulous job each year! We have raised a grand total of $1438.75 through the silent auction! All proceeds will be going towards A New Day. THANK YOU to our amazing sponsors and donors who contributed!
OSCA Summer Camp Counsellor
Want to work with kids and have a ton of fun in the sun at the same time? If so, our Summer Camp position is perfect for you! The Summer Camp counsellor, as the employee of the Old Ottawa South Community Association (OSCA), is expected to assist in creating, organizing and instructing recreational camp programs for children and youth at the Firehall.
Requirements for Position
Are you thinking of joining the OSCA Board in May? Read more to find out about what you can expect:
In late October 2018, we wrote to the community in light of the public announcement of fraud and embezzlement at the Glebe Parent’s Daycare (GPD). We committed to reviewing OSCA financial procedures, in light of the Glebe situation, and reporting back to our community on our findings.
Join us on Sunday, December 9th 2018 for our annual Breakfast with Santa! We are so excited to celebrate the season with you! Join us from 10:30 am-12:30 pm at The Firehall (260 Sunnyside Avenue) for festive fun. Admission is free and there is a free pancake breakfast for the first 150 people! We just ask that you bring a donation (food or monetary) for the Ottawa Food Bank.
On Sunday, December 16th OSCA will be wrapping up our 40 year anniversary in style! We will be showing the original 1977 Saturday Night Fever starring John Travolta! Join your neighbours from Old Ottawa South and beyond as we come together to celebrate all things 70's! Read more to find out the details.
In light of the recent (October 24, 2018) investigation into embezzlement at the Glebe Parent’s Daycare, OSCA wants to assure the community that we have strong financial oversight and procedures in place and we are reviewing the Glebe situation to determine if we can further improve our procedures.
On October 16, 2018, the OSCA Board voted unanimously to endorse Senior Watch Old Ottawa South (SWOOS) as an OSCA Committee. SWOOS has been an active community group since April 2018 focusing on senior concerns such as walkability, social connections, housing, and health.