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Apt613 contributors pick favourites from the Doors Open Ottawa list—this weekend 06.02.18 & 06.03.18
This weekend event is Ottawa’s annual opportunity to explore a side of the city that is rarely available to the public.
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.
How do you celebrate the city’s hardest workers for creating positive social change? You throw them a big party, of course.
“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.
CityMakers: Robot Missions empowers communities to apply low-cost robots for environmental challenges
Founder Erin Kennedy was the recent recipient of the 100th Awesome Ottawa grant.
Local, volunteer-run organization Girls+ Rock Ottawa has organized a Gig Planning 101 workshop in partnership with local women-powered show production organization Debaser. The workshop will take place May 27.
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.
Ottawa Civic Tech will host a discussion on delivering services to citizens in a digital world—05.22.18
Ottawa Civic Tech is hosting an event Tuesday, May 22 at Bayview Yards: a discussion with digital changemakers from all three levels of government, sharing stories of their successes, challenges and ongoing plans on delivering government services to citizens.
Brewery Market returns to Hintonburg Park with their season opener on Saturday May 26.
The Ottawa Historical Society is here to inform readers of Ottawa’s long history of biking!
La Catrina Churros is celebrating their first anniversary with music, art and churros.
Riders in our city now have access to an impressive suite of interactive maps for route planning.
Black Like Me is an organisation dedicated to creating spaces for Black people in Ottawa to “find happiness, safety, support, and whatever else they need to live.” Join them at their BLACK BRUNCH: Spring Edition on Saturday May 19 from 10am-2pm at Carleton Food Collective’s G(arden)-Spot.