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Local Bands and Café Dekcuf to host “Rock Out with Your Paws Out”

Local Bands and Café Dekcuf to host “Rock Out with Your Paws Out”

Local Bands and Café Dekcuf to host “Rock Out with Your Paws Out” A fundraiser for Friends of Abandoned Pets Friday, April 29, 2011, 9pm at Café Dekcuf. The event is a fundraiser concert featuring 3 local rock bands (Dopamine, Alice’s ... read more »

Ottawa Tourism announces the finalists for the 2011 Ottawa Tourism Awards

Ottawa Tourism announces the finalists for the 2011 Ottawa Tourism Awards

Ottawa Festivals would like to congratulate all of the finalists for the 2011 Ottawa Tourism Awards. Best of luck on May 12! 2011 Ottawa Tourism Awards Finalists: NEW COMPANY OF THE YEAR Calypso Theme Waterpark C\'est Bon ... read more »

Exhibition No. 6, Work from the SPAO Portfolio Program, Straight Up.

Exhibition No. 6, Work from the SPAO Portfolio Program, Straight Up.

On Friday April 29, 2011 between 15:00 and 21:00, the School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa will open its doors to the public for the vernissage of Exhibition No. 6. This exhibit is the latest of the annual series showcasing outstanding ... read more »

Hike for Hospice fundraiser to take place May 1

Hike for Hospice fundraiser to take place May 1

Source:  Ottawa Citizen Sunday, May 1 is May Day. Nowhere else in Ottawa will it be more meaningful than for those walking to fundraise for The Hospice at May Court. The Hospice at May Court provides its services to patients and their ... read more »

Tea party brings royal wedding style to Ottawa

Tea party brings royal wedding style to Ottawa

Jessica Smith, Metro Ottawa A high tea and fashion show at the Museum of Nature tomorrow will give Ottawans who weren’t invited to the royal wedding a chance to enjoy some of its perks. Formal attire worthy of the upcoming royal wedding, ... read more »

Tasty challenge – Enjoy a fabulous meal out and savour Taste for Life

Tasty challenge – Enjoy a fabulous meal out and savour Taste for Life

Ron Eade, The Ottawa Citizen OTTAWA — Who knew that helping charities could be so easy, and so darned tasty? Small wonder the popular 13th annual Taste for Life dining-out event, which takes place on April 27, now involves 48 restaurants ... read more »

Sky World: Aboriginal Youth building community through theatre

Sky World: Aboriginal Youth building community through theatre

Source: Fund Change The Ottawa School of Speech & Drama (OSSD) http://www.ossd.com is a charitable organization dedicated to theatre arts education and training in the capital region. OSSD is partnering with Wabano (http://wabano.com/) as ... read more »

CN Cycle for CHEO – It\’s what you can do to help kids with cancer

CN Cycle for CHEO – It\’s what you can do to help kids with cancer

Source: The Ottawa Citizen Being told that your child has cancer is some of the most devastating news that any parent will ever hear. For most of us, it is simply unimaginable and yet approximately 70 families in the Ottawa region hear this news ... read more »

LES DOCUMENTS DE DISCUSSION EN VUE DU RENOUVELLEMENT DU PLAN POUR LES ARTS ET LE PATRIMOINE SONT PRÊTS!

LES DOCUMENTS DE DISCUSSION EN VUE DU RENOUVELLEMENT DU PLAN POUR LES ARTS ET LE PATRIMOINE SONT PRÊTS!

Les documents de discussion sur le renouvellement du Plan pour les arts et le patrimoine d’Ottawa 20/20 présentent des stratégies et des mesures qui pourraient être incluses dans un deuxième Plan d’action quinquennal pour la culture.  On ... read more »

Arts and Heritage Plan Renewal Discussion Papers are Ready!

Arts and Heritage Plan Renewal Discussion Papers are Ready!

Ottawa 20/20 Arts and Heritage Plan Renewal discussion papers present potential strategies and actions to be considered for inclusion in a second 5-year Action Plan for Culture.  The 11 discussion papers can be found at ... read more »