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Diary of Events and Happenings in Ottawa, Ontario.


Horaceville Harvest

September 1, 2018 to September 22, 2018Saturday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Explore how settler families like the Pinhey's prepared their garden and food stores for the winter season. Each Saturday we will highlight a different historical food preservation method through themed demonstrations. Our interpreters will also be available to provide tours of the house and to provide information on the natural heritage of the museum's site.September 1 – Pickling and canningSeptember 8 – Smoking and dryingSeptember 15 – Seed savingSeptember 22 – Garlic and bulbs. 270 Pinhey's Point RdDunrobin, ON K0A 1T0.. Event Details. Location: 270 Pinhey's Point RdDunrobin, ON K0A 1T0, Ottawa

Bicycle Film Festival

September 22, 2018 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Join EnviroCentre for the 18th Annual Bicycle Film Festival, a celebration of bicycles through film, art and music. There are 34 diverse films from 13 countries: Canada, Italy, France, Belgium, United Kingdom, India, Spain, Columbia, Nepal, South Africa, Singapore, Japan, and America.We are offering two programs:Program 1 - 5 pm - Cinematic Bike ShortsProgram 2 - 8 pm - Urban Bike ShortsSecure bike parking area is availableIntermission slideshow provided by XO VELO: bicycle fashion, culture, and art. 292 Elgin StreetOttawa, ON K2P 1M3.. Event Details. Location: 292 Elgin Street, Ottawa

Neon Night Kemptville

September 22, 2018 5:30 pm. Neon Night Kemptville is a fun, non-competitive 2K/5K walk/run for all abilities that takes place at night with participants in fun neon wear. This is our 5th year raising funds for childhood cancer research. Last year, we had over 800 participants and to date we have raised over $250,000 for childhood cancer research.. 200 Reuben CrescentKemptville, ON K0G 1J0.. Event Details. Location: 200 Reuben CrescentKemptville, ON K0G 1J0, Ottawa

La Fête FrancOrléans

September 22, 2018 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Families from Orléans and the surrounding area are invited to attend La Fête FrancOrléans, a celebration organized as part of Franco-Ontarian Day.. 500 Millennium Blvd.Ottawa, ON K4A 4X3.. Event Details. Location: 500 Millennium Blvd., Ottawa

Fifty-Five Plus Lifestyle Show

September 21, 2018 to September 22, 2018Friday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pmSaturday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Hosted by Wayne Rostad, the show features over 100 exhibitors, celebrity entertainment along with the OAC's invigorating activity area. Comedian Brent Butt from Corner Gas, fiddle and step dancing sensations The Fitzgerald Sisters, prizes and more! Enter to win a train trip for two adults aboard the Rocky Mountaineer!. 4899 Uplands DriveOttawa, ON K1V 2N6.. Event Details. Location: 4899 Uplands Drive, Ottawa

Chamberfest Inaugural Gala

September 20, 2018 6:00 pm. Join Chamberfest for a gala celebration to support our Community Engagement and Education programming.Hosted by Juno-winning Canadian singer Kellylee Evans, this festive gala evening will feature a four-course dinner, silent and live auctions with Lawrence Greenspon at the hammer, and performances by Gryphon Trio and a choir curated from our Community Engagement and Education programming.Dress: Festival gala (black tie optional). 2901 Gibford DriveOttawa, ON K1V 2L9.. Event Details. Location: 2901 Gibford Drive, Ottawa

The Mill Night Shift

June 21, 2018 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm. Brand new for 2018 - Watson's Mill will be open to the public the third Thursday evening of every month. We will be offering free guided tours, a live concert and a cash bar!Come out for a night of relaxation and fun!. 5525 Dickinson StreetManotick, ON K4M 1A2.. Event Details. Location: 5525 Dickinson StreetManotick, ON K4M 1A2, Ottawa

Food for Thought - Worms in Your Kitchen: The Hows and Whys of Vermicomposting

September 20, 2018 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. We'll let you in on all the dirt about how worms can reduce waste in your home.Speaker: Renée-Claude GouletWith a background in biology and education, along with ten years of experience in various educational roles at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, Renée-Claude has gained an expertise in bringing sciences to life for people of all ages. She now plays a role in creating and maintaining the Museum's educational resources, programs, and exhibitions lead professional development workshops for teachers and also oversees the Museum's demonstration gardens and worm colonies.English only with a bilingual Q & A.. 901 Prince of Wales DriveOttawa, ON K2C 3K1.. Event Details. Location: 901 Prince of Wales Drive, Ottawa

Breakfast on the Rideau

September 20, 2018 7:30 am. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so we've paired it with the most important people we know - our youth!Operation Come Home (OCH) is pleased to announce that 2018's Breakfast on the Rideau is returning with featured speaker, Theo Fleury!Youth will share their stories and how the have been able to overcome their battles with the support of Operation Come Home.Meals will be prepared by youth employed in OCH's newest social enterprise, FoodWorks. If you'd like to try some of their delicious meals ahead of time, visit the FoodWorks website to see what's available and place your order today!We look forward to seeing you in September!. 1000 Exhibition WayOttawa, ON K1S 5J3.. Event Details. Location: 1000 Exhibition Way, Ottawa