- Published on Tuesday, 16 June 2015 13:35
The Rideau Valley Wildlife Sanctuary in North Gower is holding an open house Saturday June 20 between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
The open house will include indoor tours, live music, programs for children and a barbecue with a choice of meat or vegan food.
Please register in advance by phoning 613-258-9480 or online at www.rideauwildlife.org
- Published on Wednesday, 03 June 2015 03:56
Citizen of the Year! Congratulations Hugh Nelson!
Hugh Nelson, the retiring Treasurer of the KBCA Community Association, was recently named “Citizen of the Year” at the Kanata North Community Recognition Awards.
Hugh is also the Executive Director of Ys Owl Maclure Co-operative Centre, a Co-op whose members include people with developmental disabilities, autism and Asperger’s syndrome.
A volunteer and activist for people with disabilities, marginalized groups and seniors for the past 43 years, Hugh Nelson has been involved with several city-wide initiatives, including participating on the steering committee for Age Friendly Ottawa.
- Published on Wednesday, 03 June 2015 03:30
The KBCA is looking for a new Treasurer with the retirement of our current Treasurer, Hugh Nelson.
The KBCA Treasurer is an Executive role in the Community Association, with the primary role of Financial Advisor. This role is supported by the Community Centre Coordination Manager and a part-time Bookkeeper.
For details download the full Treasurer Roles and Responsibilities
- Published on Wednesday, 03 June 2015 03:21
Soccer in the Park
Informal Summer Soccer Fun
Want to play with your friends and neighbors? Let’s meet in the park!!!
Where: Soccer field at Stephen Leacock elementary school, 25 Leacock drive, Kanata
Who: Kids (U11/U12), Kids (U8/U9/U10), Kids (/U6/U7), Kids (U4/U5), Mom and Dad who love soccer
When: Every Tue 7:00-8:00PM, June 23rd to Aug 25th, 2015
Cost: Families take turns bringing fruit and freezies. We also need donation $5/player to cover the cost for field booking fee charged by City of Ottawa, first aid kit and cones for training.
For the Registration form, contact information and details, please view: Beaverbrook Soccer in the Park 2015.pdf
- Published on Wednesday, 03 June 2015 03:02
Carmichael Court, Carr Crescent and Carr Place in Kanata/Beaverbrook
are having a Garage Sale
Date: Saturday June 13th.
Rain date: Sunday June 14th.
Time: 9AM to 1PM
- Published on Wednesday, 03 June 2015 02:57
Free Workshop: Introduction to Cycling Safety in Kanata
Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Beaverbrook Branch of Ottawa Public Library, 2500 Campeau Drive
Presenter: Denise Inglis
Join CanBike instructor, Denise Inglis, to learn about road safety and cycling to and from work, shops, and other daily activities. Enjoy the benefits of cycling whatever your ability level or experience. Volunteers from Transportation Action Committee Kanata-North will be on hand to discuss best routes and problems specific to Kanata North.
For more information, visit http://sustainbeaverbrook.ca
Free Home Energy Assessments for Beaverbrook Homes
Sustain Beaverbrook and EnviroCentre are seeking ten homeowners in Beaverbrook who would like a free Home Energy Assessment valued at $350. The assessment will help you find the most cost-effective ways to save money, improve home comfort, and minimize the impact on the environment. We are seeking a variety of home models that have not previously had an assessment. The results for each model will be shared on the Sustain Beaverbrook website to encourage peer-to-peer learning. (All identifying information will be removed.) More information and application forms are available on the Sustain Beaverbrook and are due June 15th.
For more details: http://sustainbeaverbrook.ca/2015/05/14/free-home-energy-assessments/