Happenings and Upcoming Events

January 17, 2016

Combermere Rink is ready for skating!

The City reports the rink will be supervised and the change shed open Mon – Fri: 7 am - 10 pm and Sat – Sun: 11 am - 7 pm.

If you have any issues or concerns, please contact the Seasonal Recreation desk at 613-580-2590, or seasonalrecreation@ottawa.ca

Winterlude: January 29 to February 15, 2016

The City of Ottawa is a proud partner site of Winterlude 2016.  Visit the official Winterlude web site for a complete itinerary of activities around the National Capital Region.

Hockey Day in Ottawa – Saturday February 6, 2016 from 1pm—3 pm

Lace up your skates and take to one of the City’s outdoor rinks for a sunny Saturday afternoon of fun. Enjoy a game of pick-up hockey, skating, and physical fitness while showing support for your local rink!

Ottawa Public Education Remake Initiative

Join us for a public screening of “BEYOND MEASURE” at the ST. PAUL UNIVERSITY AMPHITHEATER

January 28, 2016 at 7:15pm.

OPERI is hosting a feature-length documentary, BEYOND MEASURE (2014), at the St. Paul University Amphitheater, 223 Main Street.  The documentary is described by imdb.com as following educators across America who are shifting focus from test scores and homework to make room for curiosity, creativity and independent thinking, using results from research in education, child development, cognitive and neuroscience.  Notable figures in the film include Sir Ken Robinson - international education expert and presenter of the most watched TED talk of all time. For more information and online ticket sales, go to the OPERI website at http://operi.ca/.


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