Come do your Holiday shopping with us! The BCA is hosting a Christmas Market at the Blackburn Community Hall on December 3. Check out services and wares offered by local vendors! All registration fees collected from vendors will be donated to Mental Health research and
by Maureen Forsythe, BCA Youth Director. In early 2022 the BCA invited Blackburn Hamlet seniors to participate in a new program that aimed to recruit youth volunteers to help them with garden and yard work, especially during spring and fall. A total of 20 local
by Maureen Forsythe, BCA Youth Director. On the sunny afternoon of October 29th some 31 local youth, wearing an astonishing variety of original costumes, descended on the park outside the Blackburn Community Center for a couple of hours of ghoulish fun and games. Sophie Nicolas
The results are now in! Thanks to the incredible generosity of the community, the 2022 Blackburn Hamlet Cancer Chase 5K Walk/Run raised an amazing $15,000 for cancer research in Ottawa. Visit the Cancer Chase web page for information about the event and a list of
Read the November 2022 BANAR online now! Paper copies are being delivered and extra copies are usually available at the Metro and the Library.
by Maureen Forsythe, BCA Youth Director. In August the BCA invited local youth to write a short essay on one of three topics. The topics were about coming of age, the idea of potential and limits and individual competence and autonomy. The BCA is pleased