What's coming up in the 'hood:
July 6 – Highland Park Lawn Bowling Club Strawberry Social
You are cordially invited to the Highland Park Lawn Bowling Club’s annual Strawberry Social and fund raiser (strawberry shortcake, tea, coffee and lemonade). Corner of Golden and Byron in Westboro on Saturday July 6 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Adults: $8, children under 12: $5. For information go to highlandparklawnbowling.ca.
July 11 – Summer BBQ
Join us at Amica Westboro Park (491 Richmond Rd.) on Thursday, July 11 for lunch on our patio. We will be grilling your summer favourites like beef and veggie burgers and sausages, served with fresh toppings and lemonade. Please RSVP to Julia by July 6th at 613-728-9274.
July 11 – Woodroffe United Church Strawberry Social
Please join us at 207 Woodroffe Avenue for our annual strawberry social on Thursday, July 11 between 5 and 7 p.m. We’ll be serving ham, salads, rolls and, of course, scrumptious strawberry shortcake. $15/person, 10 and under free, $40 max for a family. Tickets are available through the church office (613-722-9250), at www.woodroffeunited.org or at the door. Proceeds from the social will support the life and work of the church.
July 17 – Coding Club
Learn the basic skills needed to create your own game from scratch at the Carlingwood branch of the Ottawa Public Library on Wednesday July 17 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Registration is required. For ages 11-12. For more information go to biblioottawalibrary.ca.
July 18 – Pure Kitchen Basic Smoothies
Learn the basics of making a yummy smoothie at the Carlingwood branch of the Ottawa Public Library on Thursday July 18 from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. Offered in partnership with Pure Kitchen. Registration is required. For ages 12 – 18. For more information go to biblioottawalibrary.ca.
July 23 – Teen Cooking 101
Jacklyn Villeneuve, a registered dietitian from Loblaws will be teaching teens how to make a quick and easy one pot meal that they can make at home. Gain kitchen skills at the Carlingwood branch of the Ottawa Public Library on Wednesday July 17 from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. Registration is required. For ages 12 to 18. For more information go to biblioottawalibrary.ca.
July 27 – Live band: FULLSTEAM
Dance to rock ‘n’ roll and country music from 7 p.m to 11 p.m. in the Westboro Legion’s Upstairs Bar & Lounge (391 Richmond Rd.). Public admission: $5. (Legion and Ladies Auxiliary members: $2). For more information: 613-725-2778.
July 28 – Jazz guitarists – Gypsy Muse
Gypsy Muse duo Justin Duhamine and Nabil Yaghi will perform in the Westboro Legion’s Upstairs Bar & Lounge (391 Richmond Rd.) from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. $10 advance tickets available at the branch. At the door: $15. Call 613-725-2778 for information.
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