Community Events

June 1, 2018
June 9, 2018
  • Out-is-in Park Day

    June 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Diceman Park, Blackburn Hamlet, Ottawa, ON K1B, Canada

    What: Blackburn Hamlet Community Association’s Environment & Transportation Committee in collaboration with Earth Path and Ecology Ottawa is holding its first ever “Out-is-In” Park Day. This is a free event for people of all ages that will include a community picnic, music, interpretative nature walks, and various activities for people of all ages.

    All day activities include a Blackburn Hamlet tree planting consultation, BYOP community picnic, and Ecology Ottawa's Tree Table. Two nature walks will be hosted by leaders from Earth Path; registration required.

    All details of the schedule details and registration details for the nature walks are posted on the BCA Environment & Transportation Committee webpage

    Please note that we may amend the schedule to accommodate additional activities. As such, please tune back in prior to the event for finalized schedule.


    Are you interested in helping out? Please contact us at

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October 14, 2018
  • Cancer Chase

    October 14, 2018 @ 8:15 am - 9:15 am
    1660 Bearbrook Rd, Gloucester, ON K1B 1C4, Canada

    The 7th Annual Cancer Chase will be held a little later this year, October 14. Race starts at 9 with doors open at 8:15.

    More details to follow. Visit for more information.

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The Ottawa Public Library hosts many free classes at the branch located in the heart of Blackburn Hamlet, from parent-and-tot sessions to computer lessons. Visit their webpage for a full listing of events.

Registration with your library account may be required.

Click here to see a complete branch-specific list of events.

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