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Here’s a small preview of our next six events.
Free BBQ with Councillor Mitic
May 27, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
June 2, 2017 - June 4, 2017
FunFair Midway Open
June 2, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
FunFair Movie Night (Beauty and the Beast)
June 2, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
FunFair Craft Brew Night - with three east Ottawa brewers
June 2, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
FunFair Stage Show
June 2, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Fun was had by all at our annual Pancake Breakfast with Santa! Check out pictures by our own Evelyn Budd here. Thank you so much to Darlene Avelar for organizing, Sarah Dawson and Belinda Joy for crewing the kitchen, and the Blackburn Girl Guides and Blackburn...read more
In case you missed it, The November BANAR is online. Highlights include the Blackburn Hamlet Preschool Capital Campaign, BCA volunteer recognition, the new Environment Committee, and some of the library's upcoming programing. Looking for an extra paper copy? Copies...read more
The post below is a communiqué drafted as a result of an ongoing discussion regarding the need for increased safety measures during school commute times in Blackburn Hamlet. It was drafted and and reviewed by the team working on the initiative discussed below, and one...read more
We are exploring ways that Blackburn could be more youth-friendly - we need all the feedback we can get! Tell us your thoughts on youth programming in Blackburn Hamlet, and help us to identify the current strengths and gaps. You can participate in the...read more
The Blackburn Hamlet Preschool fundraising campaign is underway! An opportunity to meet with the Preschool Board is scheduled for Sunday at the Blackburn Hamlet Community Center. Read on to find out more!
The Blackboard Hamlet Preschool has launched it's Capital Campaign to support the school's relocation efforts for 2017. If you haven't already heard, this is an incredible story of parents and supporters of the preschool rallying together to keep the school open...read more
You can support the Emily Carr Middle School library from now until October 9th! Emily Carr Middle School is raising funds for its library through the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation - Adopt A School. Don't have funds to give? Support by sharing your story...read more
The OCDSB has resumed the process of reviewing the secondary programs in three of its high schools in Gloucester. They are now looking for feedback on the recently accepted recommendations, which are outlined below. Please take a minute to review the proposed changes...read more
School is back in session after summer vacation, resulting in lots of children walking through our community and crossing streets. With more children walking in the morning and afternoon rush hours, motorists need to keep an even more watchful eye out for pedestrians,...read more
Available earlier than your paper copy! The September BANAR is now online, featuring a summary of our annual FunFair, exciting news about the upcoming Cancer Chase, info on the fall cleanup, Seniors Action Committee update, and much, much more!. If you like digital...read more
Do you know a volunteer who goes above and beyond to make our community a better place to live? The BCA is now accepting nominations for its annual Volunteer Awards. The deadline for nominations is September 9, 2016. The person must live in the Hamlet or volunteer in...read more
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