Welcome to Blackburn Hamlet

Blackburn Hamlet is a unique suburban community surrounded by protected green space and just a stone’s throw from all the urban amenities of the City of Ottawa.

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Community Matters.

Community Hall

Our Community Hall hosts social events, private functions, community meetings for the public, and many recurring fitness and social club programs.   Learn more …

Community Association

The Blackburn Community Association (BCA) is a grassroots, volunteer-run organization that supports and advocates on behalf of residents, businesses, and groups. Learn more …

Become a BCA Member

Support the BCA and experience the benefits of being a “card-carrying” member.

Upcoming Events

Events and Activities

Here’s a small preview of our next six events.

Click here to see a complete list of upcoming events and their complete details.

  • BCA Board Meeting
    September 16, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

  • BCA Board Meeting
    October 21, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

  • BCA Board Meeting
    November 18, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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Recent News

Blackburn is Beautiful Nature Photo Contest Results

Thank you to everyone who participated in the Blackburn is Beautiful Nature Photo Contest!  We received so many wonderful submissions through Facebook and email, and it was difficult to pick the winners.  The Environment Committee is pleased to present the following...

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Canada DayBlackburn Hamlet has a longstanding tradition of celebrating Canada Day together as a community. This year, we are required to celebrate apart, so the BCA would like to share some great memories from past Canada Day festivities. Thank you to those who have...

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No Spring Community Clean Up

The Spring Campaign of the GLAD Cleaning the Capital Program will NOT take place until further notice.    Due to the current COVID-19 situation no clean ups (e.g., spring clean ups) should be undertaken off your property. Residents have been advised to stay home and...

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The April BANAR is now available!

The April BANAR is now available!

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and essential services restrictions, this version of the BANAR is online only. Download your copy today to find the latest information on community events and links to reliable government information on this outbreak.

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The February BANAR is now available!

The February BANAR is now available!

Read the February 202 BANAR online now! This first issue of the new year is packed with great community info, from all the information about the new BCA board, updates from the Environment Committee including their Tree Team and the new NeighbourWoods program, as well...

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