Nov. 13 & 14: Caldwell Family Centre Annual Christmas Bazaar, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Nov. 13, and from 8 a.m. to noon on Nov. 14, in the St. Bonaventure Church Basement, 1359 Chatelain Avenue (at Kirkwood). Jewelry, Christmas decorations, tea room, home baked treats, crafts, garage sale. Proceeds to the Caldwell Family Centre.
Saturday Nov. 27, 7:30 p.m.: Ottawa Welsh Choral Society presents Christmas Around the World, at Northwestern United Church, 421 Northwestern Ave. (near Scott and Island Park). Tickets available at the door. Adults: $10, Seniors and Students: $8.
Saturday, Nov. 27, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.: Lepage Manor Christmas Bazaar, 1400 Lepage Ave, Ring #256. Crafts, gifts, canteen, white elephant table, children's gift table and draws.
Divertimento Orchestra in Concert
Divertimento Orchestra, conducted by Gordon Slater, will give a concert on Friday November 26 at 8:00 p.m. in Ottawa at Rideau Park United Church, Alta Vista and Cunningham, and on Sunday November 28 at 2:00 PM in Cornwall at The Weave Shed, McConnell Avenue and Cotton Mill Street. The Concerts will consist of works by Haydn, Elgar, Sibelius, and Chaminade. The latter piece, the Concertino for Flute and Orchestra, will feature flute soloist Anthony Antonacci (formerly of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra). Tickets, available at the door, are $8.00 for adults and $6.00 for seniors and students.
Art Lending of Ottawa
Rent or buy original fine art at reasonable prices at the monthly exhibition of Art Lending of Ottawa. The show will be held at the Unitarian Church hall, 30 Cleary Avenue, Ottawa, just of Richmond Road near Woodroffe, on Monday, November 15, from 7:30 to 9:00 p.m. and from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 16, 1999. Along with the regular art exhibition, November will feature our Special Christmas Boutique: gift items all priced under $100.
Free admission, coffee and free parking. Art Lending is a non-profit organization. For further information, please call Art Lending of Ottawa at 594-8513.
* Art Lending of Ottawa will be closed in December.
W.E. Gowling Public School Christmas Craft Sale
The W.E. Gowling Christmas Craft Sale will be held this year on Nov. 26 from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM, and on Nov. 27 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. Both buyers and sellers are needed! The cost of renting a table is $25 for both days. For more information please contact Annette at 729-0397. Funds raised at the craft sale will assist in the replacement of the Junior Play Structure.
Silver Bells Craft Fair Sunday December 12th
Alexander Community Centre's Annual “Silver Bells” Christmas Craft Sale is just around the corner. This annual tradition has attracted crafters from the Ottawa Valley and many local artisans. It's a terrific place to pick up one-of-a-kind gifts and hand made crafts at very good prices. In previous years the show has had as many as sixty tables sold but this year the limit will be fifty tables. Cost of renting a table is $10.00 for one table and $16.00 for two tables.
Book early as tables usually sell out by the end of November. So please, circle Sunday December 12th from 11-3p.m., and come out and support local and community crafters. See you there!
WEST END LEGAL SERVICES
NEEDS YOUR PARTICIPATION!
If you would like to contribute to your community, West End Legal Services is recruiting new members to participate in the clinic's activities and volunteers to serve on its Board of Directors. West End Legal Services is a community legal clinic dedicated to helping low-income persons protect their rights concerning landlord and tenant disputes, social assistance and immigration.
Tuesday, November 30, 1999
5:00 - 6:00 Reception and Light Buffet
6:00 - 6:20 Guest Speaker
6:30 - 7:30 Annual General Meeting
Olde Forge Community Resource Centre
2730 Carling Av. Ottawa (Carling at Richmond)
Members of the community are encouraged to attend and find out what your community legal clinic is doing for you.
Please R.S.V.P. to Linda at 596-1641.
Friends of the Central Experimental Farm is seeking to recruit a knowledgeable volunteer willing to provide general office support and word processing duties (Windows 98/Wordperfect).
Hours flexible; office location in the Arboretum of the Central Experimental Farm. For further information please call Debra Thornington at 230-3276.
CHRISTMAS CRAFT SALE
Fund-raiser in support of Friends of the Farm Programs
Sat. & Sun. Nov. 13 & 14 10:00a.m.-4:00p.m.
Bldg. #72, Arboretum Central Experimental Farm
For further information: (613) 230-3276
for the Bellevue Youth Initiative, Barbie and Ken doll parts – arms, legs, upper bodice, heads. Please call Rose at 761-9881 for pick-up.
A New Community Choir
THE BYTOWN VOICES conducted by Ann McNamee will Present a selection of Christmas and seasonal music
Saturday, December 4, 1999 at 8:00 p.m.
Trinity United Church
1099 Maitland Ave., Ottawa
Donations gratefully accepted at the door
The Glebe Centre Incorporated
Youth 14 and over can have fun volunteering in activities for elders at The Glebe Centre long term care facility, 950 Bank Street. Weekdays, evenings and Saturday mornings. Applications are available at the Reception desk or by calling Volunteer Services at 238-2727 ext. 323.
VON Alzheimer West End Day Away Program requires volunteers to work closely with Alzheimer clients in a socially structured environment, Mondays, Tue. or Thurs. from 8:30 to 3 p.m.
Activities include outings, crafts, music, socialization and exercise. Training and orientation provided.
Call Carolin Smith at 721-6496.
Have you had unprotected sex?
Then you may have been exposed to the HIV virus.
For more information about our anonymous HIV testing sites, please call 563-2437.
Carlington Community Association Notice of Public Meeting
... on Merivale Road Traffic Volumes and traffic access points at Central Park Your Community Association is pursuing the issue, and the City of Ottawa's planning decisions at the Ontario Municipal Board, and Needs Your Support
7:00 p.m. Tue. Nov. 16, 1999
Alexander Community Centre
960 Silver Street
Please Plan to Attend and Bring a Neighbour or a Friend or Two
For more info call 725-3175
Caldwell Family Centre Annual Christmas Bazaar
When: Nov. 13th, 1999, 8 am to 8 pm and Nov. 14th, 8 am to Noon
Where: St. Bonaventure
1359 Chatelain Ave. (at Kirkwood)
Jewelry Boutique, Christmas Decorations, Tea room, Home Baked Treats, Crafts, Knitted Goods, Garage Sale
Proceeds to the CALDWELL FAMILY CENTRE