News Between The Bridges - Issue 505



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News Between the Bridges
The Weekly News and Events Update from the
Old Ottawa South Community Association
Thursday, 10 October 2019


Updates from www.oldottawasouth.ca:

Carleton University Annual Butterfly Show 2019

The Butterfly Show is an annual event that runs daily from Saturday, October 5, 2019, to Sunday, October 13, 2019, in the greenhouses of Carleton University’s biology department. The show features 1300 butterflies released into the Nesbitt Biology Building greenhouses where the public is invited to come visit these beautiful creatures and learn more about them.

Read More

SWOOS Meeting Minutes - August 28th 2019

Coming Events

A glance at the next two weeks of events in and around Old Ottawa South. To see the full list of events, visit the event calendar on the website.

Registering and Voting in a Federal Election

Thursday, 10 October 2019 18:30

Elections Canada staff will share useful resources and tools related to civic participation; explain the connection between registering and voting in an election as a fundamental way of entering into and participating in the electoral process; talk about key messages for the federal election; introduce new voter information campaign products. Part of the Ottawa Public Library's Civic Engagement series.

Location : Ottawa Public Library - Sunnyside Branch

Ben Rosenblum Trio

Thursday, 10 October 2019 19:30 - 21:30

As part of the Master Piano Recital Series, Award-winning NYC jazz pianist/accordionist Ben Rosenblum returns to Ottawa with Jonny Chapman (bass) and Ben Zweig (drums) to perform originals, standards, world music, and more. Tickets.

Location : Southminster United Church

Doors Open for Music - Inner Dialogues: Music for Viola & Clarinet

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 12:00

Duo Palefsky, "a post-modern chamber ensemble", plays adapted duos by Bartok, Berio, Machaut, Lasso, Josquin, and Clarke. Pemi Paull, viola; Maryse Legault, clarinet.

Location : Southminster United Church
Admission is by freewill offering ($5 - $20 is suggested).

Speaker Series

Wednesday, 16 October 2019 13:00 - 14:30

Marisa Romano, Health Canada (retired) & Natasha Hollbach, Algonquin College (retired) team up for a lively presentation on pulses for this International Food Day. They will be sharing a package of thrifty recipes and their joint knowledge with participants.  Don’t miss out!   

Location : Abbotsford at the Glebe Centre
$2 at the door. Call 613 230 5730 to reserve a spot.

Plant-Based Proteins

Thursday, 17 October 2019 18:30

Discover how plant-based proteins are more than just tofu! An introduction to what ingredients to have on hand so that eating more plants is accessible, healthy, cost-effective, and most of all, delicious! Part demo and part lecture, there will be some samples to taste with hopes they'll spark your creativity in the kitchen. Presented by Pure Kitchen. Free registration.

Location : Ottawa Public Library - Sunnyside Branch

EBA Annual Open Studio: Vernissage

Friday, 18 October 2019 19:00 - 21:00

Enriched Bread Artists welcomes you to meet with the artists in their studios, enjoy the free exhibition, and participate in our artists' talks. Feed your creative soul and support the artists from your neighbourhood.  Open Studio continues on October 19, 20, 26 and 27, each day from noon to 6 pm.

Location : Enriched Bread Artists

Trinity 140th Anniversary

Saturday, 19 October 2019 14:00 - 16:00

A special celebration to mark 140 years in the community: an enjoyable afternoon of story-telling and music performed by Trinity's renowned organist and choir. A light reception will follow. Everyone invited. And, should you feel like dressing up with a tie, or donning a hat and gloves, as in the olden days, please do so!

Location : Trinity Church
If you have any souvenirs of Trinity's past—either artifacts or photos—to contribute to the displays, please contact 140@Trinityottawa.ca.

Community Meeting re 26 Aylmer

Tuesday, 22 October 2019 18:30 - 20:30

The owner of 26 Aylmer Avenue has requested a meeting to discuss plans to convert the existing structure to a (3) multi-unit dwelling. The community will be able to review and discuss site plans, floor plans, amenity space provisions, as well as landscaping and parking for this new proposal.

Location : Ottawa Public Library - Sunnyside Branch

Doors Open for Music - Romatic Piano Masterworks

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 12:00

Italian pianist Antonio Di Cristofano plays masterworks by Brahms (Op.118/1-3), Chopin (Op. 61), Rachmaninoff (Op.3/1), and Scriabin (Op. 62). Antonio Di Cristofano, piano.

Location : Southminster United Church
Admission is by freewill offering ($5 - $20 is suggested).

Speaker Series

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 13:00

Benny Beattie is a retired history teacher and author.  He has travelled extensively and has written several books.  He will be presenting trivia and quizzes from his book: Questions, Quizzes, and Quotations: A Brain Challenging Book of Trivia and General Knowledge. What are the four environmental R’s?  What is the difference between a violin and a fiddle?  Let’s have some fun!  

Location : Abbotsford at the Glebe Centre
$2.00 at the door. Call 613 230 5730 to reserve a spot.

OSCA's Terrifying Trivia Night

Wednesday, 23 October 2019 19:00 - 21:00

Join us for a night of spooky trivia! Wear your spookiest costume, have a beer, and enjoy some fun trivia!

This is a 19+ event. ID will be required. 

Location: 260 Sunnyside Avenue

Time: 7pm-9pm

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