This web site provides an online source of information about Osgoode Village, its community groups, events, and other news for both residents and visitors.
The web site is an on-going effort of the Osgoode Village Community Association (OVCA). The site's development, maintenance, and existence are financially supported by local businesses through annual fees for Business Directory listings within the site.
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Welcome to OVCA and Osgoode Village.
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If you have an event that you would like listed on our webiste, please contact Gayle Freeburn at email@example.com . We would like to include all local events for the community. We can only do this if we know about it. Thank you.
FIND US ON FACEBOOK
If you are on Facebook. please ask to join Osgoode Village Community Association and Osgoode Around the Village pages.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES IN OSGOODE
In order to run the activities in Osgoode, we need many volunteers.
Check our volunteer page for a list of more opportunities in our village.
BUSINESSES IN OSGOODE
Are you new to Osgoode? Would you like more people to know about your business? Put your business in our Osgoode business directory. Name of business and phone number are free. If you would like additional information included the cost is $25.00 for 2 years. To have your logo on the home page the cost is $250.00 per year. What a bargain! Click on Register to begin.
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If you have any questions contact Gayle Freeburn at firstname.lastname@example.org or 613-601-2156
ALL CANDIDATES INFORMATION MEETING
DATE: OCTOBER 1ST TIME: 7PM.
LOCATION: Fred Alexander Room (2nd floor)
Osgoode Community Centre
Come and meet the candidates and hear how they plan to work for Osgoode Ward. Make an informed decision.
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COFFEE AND JAM
WHAT IS IT? A musical jam session with a variety of musicians playing and singing classic country and fiddle music. There is also space for dancing if you wish. The music stops at mid afternoon for a coffee and snack break. Everyone is welcome. LOCATION : Osgoode Community Centre hall ( second floor ) 5660 Main St. Osgoode Ont. There is an elevator for those who need it TIME: The 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month from 1:30 to 4:30 pm. September to May, beginning SEPTEMBER 10TH. SNACKS: Pot luck and Supplied by Attendees. If your last name starts with letter A to M, bring food for the 2nd Wednesday. N to Z bring food for the 4th Wednesday. Eg: one small plate of cookies or tarts or fruit etc. Coffee and tea will be supplied. FEE: There is no set admission fee, but there is a donation jar to pay for expenses. Contact : John or Hazel Miller 613-826-1210
Lifetree Cafe, an hour of stories and conversation to feed your soul, is being provided every Thursday night, 6:30-7:30 pm beginning Oct. 2nd at Trinity Bible Church, 4101 Stagecoach Rd., Osgoode, K0A 2W0 The theme of the first Lifetreecafe is "Follow Your Dreams". On Oct. 9th the theme will be "Allergic to Food". Each week has a different theme. Everyone welcome. Come whenever you can. No admission fee.
OCNS FALL REGISTRATION
The Osgoode Cooperative Nursery School is now accepting registrations for the 2014-15 school year for children aged 30 months to 4 years.
To be eligible for the Nursery School program, a child must be 30 months of age by December 31st of the current school year and be potty-learning.
For more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
OSGOODE PUBLIC LIBRARY FALL PROGRAMS
Osgoode Public Library offers many programs for both children and adults.
Mondays at 10am
Family Story Time Stories, rhymes and songs for children of all ages and a parent or caregiver. - Drop In
Early Childhood Development Clinic - Monday Sept. 29th after Family Story Time
Fire Prevention- Drop In Monday Oct 6 @ 10am
Join us for a visit with Ottawa's fire prevention officers. They will share a story and a short video presentation featuring Sparky the Fire Dog as part of Prevention Week Ages 3-10
Moving to Your Heart Beat - Registration Required
Saturday November 1st @ 10:30am Ages 5-8yr.
Ottawa Storytellers present an hour workshop with local storyteller, Jacques Du Toit. Children will explore storytelling though music, using body movement and vocal sounds to express emotions.
Book Club - First Monday of the month at 2 pm - Drop In
Sept.8th - Defending Jacob by William Landay
Oct. 6th - Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
Nov. 3rd - Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
Dec. 1st - The Truth About Luck by Iain Reid
Fibre Club - Monday at 2pm and Thursday at 6pm - Drop in
Not just about knitting, memers of the Osgoode Fibre Club meet and share information about a variety of crafts such as embroidery, and tatting as well as knitting. The club meets in the reading area of the library
Mondays @2pm Thursdays @ 6pm
Sept. 8 Sept. 18
Sept. 22 Oct. 16
Oct. 27 Nov. 20
Nov. 10 Dec. 18
Mystery Writing Workshop with Barbara Fradkin- Tuesday November 25 at 6:pm Registration Required watch for more details on the Ottawa Public Library website .
LOW CRIME DOES NOT MEAN NO CRIME
Please sign up for Neighborhood Watch and help keep our Village safe.
CURRENT ANNOUNCEMENTS . . .
For other announcements see Calendar of Events.