Ottawa‘s only remaining independent theatre, The Mayfair, has been hard hit during the pandemic. They have had to close four separate times, operating in-between when provincial restrictions allowed it. During their fourth close, the theatre needs your help. This weekend, twenty musicians are coming together to perform in support of the theatre in an event […]
Looking for a fun date night idea or to get out of the house for a socially-distant hang? Saunder’s Farm‘s socially-distant campfires were such a hit last year, they’re bringing them back for 2021. The campfire packages are made for five people or less. Saunder’s Farm will provide the goodies, including hot dogs, popcorn and […]
Gorgeous weather and a Stay-at-Home Order make for an interesting combo. The National Capital Commission (NCC) recognizes this and is opening up more spaces for exercise this weekend, blocking off access for motor vehicles, as they have in the past. The Queen Elizabeth Driveway will continue to be available to walk, run or exercise on […]
Beginning April 1, First Nation, Inuit and Métis people in the Ottawa area who are 16 & older can book an appointment for the COVID-19 vaccine at the St. Laurent Complex. To book your appointment, call 613-691-5505 or visit the Wabano website.
March Break has shifted a month to take place April 12-18 in Ontario. Are you trying to think of ways to keep your kids busy during this April Break? The Ottawa Public Library has quite a few virtual events in store to keep your little ones active and learning. For lovers of dance, one of […]
Ottawa residents over 70 years old can now get the shot. Ten more public health units in Ontario are lowering the minimum age for vaccine appointments today. Ottawa, Leeds, Grenville and Lanark and the Kingston Frontenac area are among them. However, the minimum age remains 75 in much of the province. Click here for more […]
The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario will be seeing a share of $240 million from yesterday’s provincial budget to help children and youth with special needs. The funding will assist with capacity issues in early intervention rehab and preschool language support. A 200,000-square-foot facility will be built at CHEO, which the hospital says will help 40-thousand children and […]
Inuit, Métis and First Nations families 16 and over in Ottawa can register for Wabano Centre and Ottawa Public Health‘s Indigenous Family COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic. The clinic will take place April 8, 9 and 10 at Wabano Centre. To book your appointment, call 613-748-0657 (ext. 456 or 465) or register here.
Ottawa Police are investigating after homophobic graffiti was found on the road outside Mayor Jim Watson’s home. Neighbours noticed the slur Sunday morning and called police. Police Chief Peter Sloly tweeted out, “Our Service has no tolerance for hate crimes of any kind. Our Hate Crimes Unit has been engaged and this act, and all […]
Beginning this Friday, March 19th, Wabano Health is booking appointments for COVID-19 vaccinations to First Nations, Métis and Inuit adults 40 and over. Book your appointment today by calling 613-691-5505. Learn more here.