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July 2013 Archives

Sat Jul 27 Info and Links

Kim Gray is the editor-in-chief of Toqueandcanoe.com.  Kim tried out an oTENTik at Banff National Park.


Harpist Kristina Slodki and pianist Yuyang Xie take the stage at Saint Brigid's on Sunday July 28 as part of the Ottawa Chamber Fest Rising Stars concert.  


 

Books in the book tree

Empty Book Tree

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Renfrew County Book Trees are located in Killaloe, Arnprior and Petawawa.   They are actual trees converted into a free book exchange.  https://www.facebook.com/TheBookTreeRC   

 

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Bernache da Goose is one of the flight crafts that will try to stay in the air this weekend at the Red Bull Flugtag  competition

 

EVENTS:

o Gatineau Latino Festival - Kafé-Karamel

o St. Raphael's Galarama

o Classic Theatre Festival Perth -  Star Spangled Girl

o Centretown Movies Festival in Dundonald Park

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July 27 Bird Tweet - House Finch

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Sat Jul 20 Info and Links

 Star Spangled Girl                                                                             

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Classic Theatre Perth presents Kate Gordon in the lead of Star Spangled Girl.

 

Take a lovely ride into the countryside of the Pontiac and enjoy some of the  Under the Pines Music Festival concerts.

 

It's that time of the year - the annual Agriculture Museum Ice Cream Festival.

 

El Camino ( https://www.facebook.com/eatelcamino) is Ottawa's latest taco experience and restaurant reviewer Kent van Dyk tells us what to expect.

 

EVENTS:

o Festival Pontiac Enchanté

o Nigerian Canadian Association of Ottawa Gatineau Community Picnic - for information, call 613-698-8468

o  All British Car Day

o Centretown Movies call for volunteers 

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July 20 Bird Tweet - Common Grackle

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Sat Jul 13 Info and Links

 

 

 

 

Canadian 400 metre track and field champion Alicia Brown is using social media as a fundraising tool so she can compete at the IAAF World Track and Field Championships in Moscow, Russia.  

 

Alan Gardner with his droneCheck out programmable flying robots at the Summer of Drones.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

EVENTS:

o Osgoode Medieval Festival

o St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival

o Dusk Dances

o Canadian Guide Dogs UK Garden Party and Tea

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July 13 Bird Tweet - Bobolink

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Sat Jul 6 Info and Links

Tom Hurlbut takes on the role of Captain William Howe Mulcaster in the battle to prevent the Americans from taking Montreal in 1813.  He leads a flotilla from Bath to Morrisburg.


Julian Armour highlights the Music and Beyond Festival weekend offerings.


Enjoy the opportunity to try some local craft beers at the Ottawa Brewery Market.


Joe Reilly talks about Bluesfest.

 

EVENTS:

o Almonte Celtfest

o Canadian Vintage Motorcyle Group Ottawa section Vintage Bike show

o Ottawa Water Garden Festival  

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July 6 Bird Tweet - Chimney Swift

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