The Carlington Summit

Second Wednesday each month, 7:30-9:30 p.m.: Carlington Community Association at Carlington Community & Health Services. For more info, call Mark Lavinskas 729-5734.

Sept. 8 and Oct. 13: Carlington Community & Health Services Sharing Recipes on Wednesday Sept. 8 at 5: 30 p.m. Bring your favourite Vegetable Recipe to the Carlington Community & Health Services. For more info call Marion Yusuf at 722-4000. Yummy Squash & Apple Recipes on Wednesday Oct. 13 at 5:30 p.m. with community nutritionist at 900 Merivale Road in the kitchen. For more info, call Marion Yusuf @ 722-4000.

Friday, Sept. 10. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.: Alexander Community Centre Registration starts. Program starts week of Sept. 20. For more info, call Jan Davis at 798-8978.

Saturday, Sept. 11, 2 p.m.: Westend Family Cinema starts up with Muppets from Space. Friday Sept. 17 at 7:15 p.m. is The Mummy. Saturday Sept. 18 at 2 p.m. is Disney's Tarzan Movie. Saturday the 25th at 2 p.m. is Inspector Gadget. For info call 722-8218.

Sunday, Sept. 12, 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Maplelawn Garden Day and Plant Sale, 529 Richmond Road. Come, appreciate and obtain plant material from an Ottawa historic walled garden.

Monday, Sept. 13: Mooretown Tenant's Association meeting. For times and location call Carol Ford at 729-3694. Annual general meeting will be in mid October.

Sept. 18, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.: Registration for Dance Alliance, at the Alexander Community Centre, 960 Silver St. From ages three to 20 years, in jazz, tap, stage, ballet, hip hop, step, modern, highland and baton. For more info, call Nancy Denny at 722-4418.

Sept. 22, 6:45 p.m.: “The People's Forum on Municipal Restructuring”, Council Chambers at Ottawa City Hall, 111 Sussex Dr. The public is invited to attend this discussion on municipal reform. If you can't attend, it will be broadcast live on Rogers Cable TV beginning at 7 p.m.

Sept. 22, 6-7 p.m.: “I Want to Stop Smoking”, a free program for people who want to kick the habit, offered by the Carlington Community & Health Services. Program begins Sept. 22. Pre-registration is required. Call Pearle at 722-4000. Assistance with childcare and transportation is available.

Thursday, Sept. 23, 5:30-7 p.m.: W.E. Gowling School “Meet the Teacher Night Pizza Night”. For more info, call 728-3537.

Oct. 1. 9:15 a.m.: Carlington Community & Health Services Area Workers Meeting. For more info, call 722-4000.

Friday, Oct. 22, 7 p.m.: 2nd Annual Bellevue Community Auction at the Carlington Recreation Centre, 1520 Caldwell Ave. Auctioneer: Scott Morris. Proceeds to the Strong Hold Community Home, The Depot and the Baby Cupboard. For info, call 728-9933.

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Anyone wishing to Volunteer as a Leader in Scouting, please contact Tom Pasch at 225-0171.

Sparks, Brownies, Guides. For more info call Carol Ford at 729-3694 or Angela Darwin at 722-4681. Registration to take place middle of September.

Bellevue Community Center & Carlington Recreation Center. For more info call 798-8917 Joanne Davidson.

Bellevue Manor Tenant's Assoc. are looking for donations of candy, ribbons or other Hallowe'en items by Oct. 30. For more info call Rose Wakeham at 761-9881, or Brenda Davidson at 725-5588.

Bellevue Manor Tenant's Assoc. The Good Food Box Program – “FOOD TO BANK ON” – wishes to thank City of Ottawa staff for the use of their facilities. The program has moved to Saint Peter's Church. For more info call Rose Wakeham at 761-9881.

Bel-Air Copeland Lions Football Club. For more info call John Smith at 956-8424.

Carlington Community Police Center at Westgate Shopping Center can assist on weekdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Drop in or call 236-1222 (extension 5814, 5815 or 5816 for the Senior Constable)

Carlington Chaplaincy Programs & Events

Full Chaplaincy programming is offered at the Strong Hold Community Home, 102-1465 Caldwell Ave. The Chaplaincy offers pastoral care, counselling and visiting as well as emergency and crisis response to all those in the Carlington and Bellevue areas. All programs are without charge. If you have pastoral needs or wish information or group registration, please call: Sue Taylor -728-9933.

Grief Support Group: Starting date to be announced later group runs for series of six sessions. Call for information.

Advocacy Group: Starting date to be announced later group meets once a month (Tuesday evenings) to discuss issues of concern and seek solutions.