Hal Lanier, the Ottawa Champions manager, lives and breathes baseball. He is a friendly encyclopedia of baseball minutiae and has probably already forgotten more about the game than any of us will ever even know.
Daniel Effah is an incredible visual portraitist, capturing images with the aim of sparkinging conversation about the African diaspora. His series, ‘Blend If’, is currently on display at the Ottawa Art Gallery.
Bad + Bitchy is an intersectional feminist podcast covering politics, social issues and pop culture, co-hosted by Erin Gee, Erica Ifill, and Amy Kishek.
Dylan Black is a radio announcer at Boom 99.7, host of Daytime Ottawa on Rogers TV, and Fundraising Coordinator at Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Club. His community-driven spirit has made him one of Ottawa’s most beloved broadcasters.
You can visit Death in the Ice at the Canadian Museum of History until September 30th.
After nearly eight solid years of blood, sweat and teary obsession, Dave Bean, lead man of Ottawa-based solo-project Rapid Eye Review releases rise/eat/work/spend/sleep, a conceptual and collaborative indie rock album. Catch him at the Clocktower Brewery Pub (2010 Trim Road, Orleans) on June 13, 2018.
Bella Straight takes to the stage on Sunday June 10 at the 15th anniversary of Westfest.
The Pursuit of Happiness headline Westfest on Saturday June 9 from 8:30-10pm.
Ottawa’s singer-songwriter Kimberly Sunstrum plays Westfest on Saturday June 9 from 5:50-6:40pm.
Animal Justice, Canada’s leading legal advocates for animal protection, are celebrating their 10th year of putting animals on the legal map in our country.
“Duplexity” is an unusual word. It means to be doubled, to convey the same message on two channels, but it also calls to mind stacks of residential buildings. That’s exactly what Brenda Dunn and A. M. Benz are evoking with their dense, square compositions in this two-artist show at the AOE Gallery—the layered, condensed, chaotic spill of inhabitation over the landscape.
EPIC Fitness + Lifestyle is on mission to help people discover their own epic lifestyle through community, fitness and nutrition
Stephanie Karlovits founded EPIC Fitness + Lifestyle, a functional movement training facility and holistic lifestyle centre, coaching and educating people from all walks of life to live better.
Brenda Dunn: If you’ve been feeling hectic and want a breath of fresh air, the current pairing at Wall Space Gallery is set to soothe. Crystal Beshara and Sharon Kelly pair up lovely synchronized palettes and even some crossover in subject matter. Their dual show L I N G E R AND L U R E is a luxurious collection of coastal landscapes, oceanic palettes, abstracts and florals.
On Thursday May 24, the Young Professionals Network of the Ottawa Mission Foundation will be inaugurating its first official event at Craft Beer Market. For $15, you get a drink, food, really cool door prizes and an opportunity to mix and mingle with other young professionals who have their community at heart.
Brewery Market returns to Hintonburg Park with their season opener on Saturday May 26.