The BCA hard at work in your neighbourhood

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...

Halloween Youth Poetry Party

LET’S GET SPOOKED! Join us at the Blackburn Community Hall for an outdoor haunting on October 30th starting at 2:30pm. This event is open to youth aged 10-13 and parents need to send an email to youth@blackburnhamlet.ca to confirm participation of their child by...

BANAR CORRECTION

The September edition of the Blackburn Area News and Reports (BANAR) inadvertently had the incorrect dates for the Advance Voting days to be held at the Blackburn Community Hall. The correct dates are September 10th to 13th from 9am to 9pm as indicated on your Voter...
Electric Vehicle Charging

Electric Vehicle Charging

We are proud to announce that the new Flo Dual Head Level 2 Electric Vehicle Charger is no installed and running in the Arena Parking lot next to the Community Hall.  The cost is only $1 per charging...

Mural Unveiling

On August 24, 2021, Innes Ward Councilor Laura Dudas joined BCA members and Blackburn Hamlet residents for the official unveiling of the new Community Hall Mural.  This beautiful mural was designed and painted by artist Ryan Smeeton in collaboration with eleven local...

Youth Poetry Contest! / Concours de poésie jeunesse!

This year the Blackburn Community Association (BCA) will be hosting its first ever poetry prize! Cette année l’Association communautaire de Blackburn (ACB) organise son premier prix de poésie! All children who were 9 – 11 years old as of December 31, 2020...
Splash Pad

Splash Pad

On June 31, 2021, the long awaited Blackburn Hamlet Splash Pad was officially opened.  The new splash pad was constructed thanks to funding from the Blackburn Hamlet Community Association, Councilor Laura Dudas’ office and the City of Ottawa and is conveniently...
2021 Grad Celebration

2021 Grad Celebration

Join us in celebrating the graduating students of our community on Saturday, June 26th, 2021! To participate, all you need to do is submit the following information through the Gradwalk 2021 Registration Form.  If you have any problems completing the form, please...

Neighbourhood Watch

The BCA is now actively signing up community members to bring Neighbourhood watch back to the Hamlet. To follow this project, see our Neighbourhood Watch landing...

BCA Virtual Annual General Meeting

Please be advised that our AGM will be held on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at 7:30 pm. Participation is open to all residents of Blackburn Hamlet, however, voting privileges are only for residents who have renewed their BCA membership at least seven (7) days prior to the...

BCA Virtual Board Meetings

Did you know that the Blackburn Community Association has been holding their monthly Board meetings virtually since the beginning of the pandemic, and that residents of Blackburn Hamlet are encouraged to participate? Virtual BCA Meetings are held on the third Thursday...

Virtual Meeting With Elected Officials

Since the start of the pandemic, your local elected officials have been meeting weekly to touch base and to share concerns about our respective communities. We expressed the interest in reaching out to our community associations since attending AGM’s and meetings are...

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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