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Diary of Events and Happenings in Ottawa, Ontario.


Tallis Scholars

December 9, 2019 7:30 pm. One of the United Kingdom's "greatest cultural exports" (BBC) returns to Ottawa. Led by founding director Peter Phillips, the Tallis Scholars present Reflections – a capella vocal music from the renaissance period to 20th century Paris, as far apart as England and Mexico.. 355 Cooper StreetOttawa, ON K2P 0G8.. Event Details. Location: 355 Cooper Street, Ottawa

Ring the Bells in Celebration

December 8, 2019 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Our concert featuring favourites from the past including We Rise Again and You are the New Day; songs about the joys of singing, including A Place in the Choir and Razzle Dazzle, and ringing the bells of celebration such as Carol of the Bells.Post concert reception included in ticket.. 940 Rex AvenueOttawa, ON K2A 2P7.. Event Details. Location: 940 Rex Avenue, Ottawa

The Nutcracker

December 7, 2019 7:00 pm. Les Petits Ballets invites you and your family to the celebrated holiday tradition. Join Clara and the Nutcracker Prince as they journey through a moonlit forest of snowflakes to the land of sweets. Colourful costumes, spectacular sets and the famous Tchaikovsky score will delight audiences of all ages!. 101 Centrepointe DriveOttawa, ON K2G 5K7.. Event Details. Location: 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa

Séan McCann's Great Big Christmas Party!

December 7, 2019 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. An evening of caring, sharing, and singing together.Join Séan McCann, founder of Great Big Sea, for a special family-friendly evening with great music, inspiring stories, and a sing-along of your favourite Christmas classics.All proceeds will go to the Hopes Rising campaign in support of a renovated Mental Health Unit at Queensway Carleton Hospital.. 1385 Woodroffe AvenueE BuildingNepean, ON K2G 1V8.. Event Details. Location: 1385 Woodroffe AvenueE BuildingNepean, ON K2G 1V8, Ottawa

Organ Mood with special guest Bucko

December 7, 2019 8:00 pm. This event takes place on unceded and unsurrendered Algonquin territory. Donations will be collected for Minwaashin Lodge ProgramsAttendees, artists and staff are expected to respect one another. Zero tolerance for violence, aggression, oppressive behaviour or language, or bullying. If you are currently implicated in an accountability process, please ensure you are respecting the space and well-being of those you have affected.. 67 Nicholas StreetOttawa, ON K1N 7B9.. Event Details. Location: 67 Nicholas Street, Ottawa

Big Soul Project Christmas Concert

December 7, 2019 7:30 pm. Mark this date in your calendars folks!For 22 years, our choir has been sharing songs of hope, love and peace to promote a sense of joy and inspiration within the Ottawa community. What distinguishes Big Soul Project from other choirs is that we give benefit concerts in support of local charities throughout the year. This year we raised over $27,000 by singing in support of various charities including Tembo, Out of the Cold, and the Ottawa Food Bank.. 355 Cooper StreetOttawa, ON K2P 0G8.. Event Details. Location: 355 Cooper Street, Ottawa

Ottawa Contra Dance

December 7, 2019 7:30 pm. Contra Dance to the live music of The Turning Stile with calling by Sarah van Norstrand.The Turning Stile brings driving traditional dance tunes and modern compositions to contra, Scottish, English and square dancers. Aaron Marcus (piano, concertina, feet) and Joanne Garton (fiddle) communicate rhythm, stories, feelings and fun through a repertoire including and influenced by Scottish, Irish, Appalachian and Swedish tunes.Sarah VanNorstrand is a wonderful caller from the Syracuse NY area. She's a very talented caller who will charm you with her smooth style. Come check her out doing what she loves! You are in for a treat!All welcome. No partner necessary.. 345 Richmond RoadOttawa, ON K2A 0E7.. Event Details. Location: 345 Richmond Road, Ottawa

Family Dance

December 7, 2019 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. A special Family Dance for children and adults to dance together. We will be dancing to music by The Turning Stile with calling by the wonderful Sarah Van Norstrand. Come out and have lots of family fun!The family dance is followed by a pot-luck dinner at 5 pm! Bring something to share and enjoy dinner with other families.All are welcome, no experience necessary.. 345 Richmond RoadOttawa, ON K2A 0E7.. Event Details. Location: 345 Richmond Road, Ottawa

where the wings grow

December 6, 2019 7:30 pm. when i come into my own againthe closest to the truth will resound in echoesthat shape my heartbeat and the sunand i will not be alone.Part dance, part meditation, where the wings grow is a journeyto reunite the world within with the wilderness outside.Choreography - Elizabeth Emond-StevensonInstallation - Joanne DeroPerformance -Lois Chan and Sarah HopkinDonations will be accepted on behalf of The Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health at the door.Academic Hall has a chair lift to get to the foyer.. 133 Seraphin MarionOttawa, ON K1N 6N5.. Event Details. Location: 133 Seraphin Marion, Ottawa