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Mealshare has added 20+ new resturants to its list of partner restaurants, making it easier than ever to help end youth hunger in Ottawa.
With the week of August 19th to 26th just around the corner, the 2018 theme for Capital Pride has been unveiled: CommUNITY. This year, they want to focus on individuals and organizations that support and improve the lives of LGBTQ2+ people.
Apt613 applauds a swift and welcome reaction froml Ottawa restaurant owners who decided to remove all Norman Hardie wine from their racks and cellars.
Bad + Bitchy is an intersectional feminist podcast covering politics, social issues and pop culture, co-hosted by Erin Gee, Erica Ifill, and Amy Kishek.
The Canadian Museum of Nature’s brain exhibit, on now til September 3, makes time disappear with hands on exhibits, talks and more.
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.
Cornerstone Housing for Women provides emergency shelter and safe, affordable, longer-term housing for women at risk of homelessness in Ottawa. On June 15, they’ll be hosting a lively, fun and fresh Celtic Kitchen Party fundraiser.
The British Museum has loaned over 200 medieval artifacts to the Canadian Museum of History for this exhibit.
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.
Dining in the Dark at Ottawa’s Chances R Restaurant raised $5,000 in support of Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind
The 9th annual Dining In The Dark charity fundraiser event held at Chances R Restaurant on May 29 was another sold out success, and raised $5,000 in support of Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind.
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.
The call for makers is now open and accepting submissions until August 15.
Ottawa’s singer-songwriter Kimberly Sunstrum plays Westfest on Saturday June 9 from 5:50-6:40pm.