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 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 …

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Recent News

Thank you to Fun Fair volunteers and sponsors

Fun Fair won’t be possible without the volunteers and the sponsors who make it happen. The Fun Fair takes many months of preparation by a whole team of volunteers. It’s safe to say that as soon as one year’s fair is over, planning for the next one begins. The team is...

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Join the CUBHE Crew

The Clean Up Blackburn Hamlet Crew has been hard at work in recent days picking up litter in our community. Spearheaded by David Payne, the Crew has taken matters, and garbage, into their own hands in an ongoing effort to keep our Hamlet beautiful. To date, they have...

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The June issue of the BANAR is now online!

Extra extra! Read all about it! The June issue of the BANAR is now online and the upcoming FunFair is our top story! Other topics include community safety and in-home care for seniors. Enjoy your early edition by reading online today! Print issue to follow in your...

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Seniors’ Spring Social SUCCESS!

Many local seniors attended the 1st Annual Blackburn Hamlet Seniors Spring Social on Sunday April 24th 2016. Seniors enjoyed some light refreshments with cookies, homemade scones and finger sandwiches and were also entertained by live harp music. Presentations were...

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Upcoming changes in our community?

LeBreton Flats. Lansdowne. Light Rail Transit. Our city is experiencing a coming of age that will transform the Ottawa we know, into the Ottawa we have always known it could be. What about Blackburn Hamlet, you might ask. Will we see the type of change experienced by...

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The BCA hard at work in your neighbourhood

Did you know: the BCA is the driving force behind many of our community events? It is subcommittees of the BCA that organize our fall Cancer Chase, the Blackburn Hamlet Fun Fair, the Canada Day Fireworks, and much more! Interested in finding ways to contribute? The...

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