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Calling all Members for nominations to the 2017-2018 Neighbourhood Association!
The current positions include:
• Events Director
• Membership Director
• Communications Director
• Street Representative Director
• Parks and Pathways Director
If you would like to actively participate in your Neighbourhood Association, if you know someone who should or if you would like further information, please contact the Nominating Committee Lead, Robert Weiss.
2017 Annual General Meeting
AGM will be held on Friday April 28, 2017 at the Carleton Golf & Yacht Clubhouse
Saturday, January 28, 2017
7:00 pm – 12:00 am
La Piazza Courtyard & Lounge
5530 Manotick Main Street,
Our 2nd Annual celebration of Winter!
Get in from the chill with your friends and neighbours.
Warm up with some appetizers and a quiz game with prizes!
For planning purposes, please RSVP here.
Limo Shuttle Service
La Piazza has offered our members use of their limousine service to and from the event.
However space is limited and not everyone will be able to be accommodated.
The Limousine holds 8 people and will pick up at the Clubhouse.
Bookings will be done on a first come, first served basis and every effort will be made to accommodate as many community members as possible.
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating:
1) the number of persons
2) time request (6:45pm; 7:15pm; 7:45pm; 8:15pm).
A CGYHA Executive Committee Member will be in touch to confirm your time slot
Return rides back to the Clubhouse will be arranged at La Piazza once the event starts.
Thank you to everyone who attended the Christmas Party and Trolley Rides on Sunday, December 18th. It was a lot of fun and great to see everyone!
A special thank you to Sunny and Caroline for leading the Christmas carol sing along – the kids really enjoyed it and the games!
Thanks also to those who generously supported the Ottawa Food Bank with a donation.
We’d also like to thank:
- Gary Scharff from Hollybrooke Farms for the rides,
- Alex for the Christmas music
- teen volunteers Holly, Damon and Aiden.
- Rob Koktan for taking photos with Santa
- and of course thank you to he big man himself for stopping by.
To request a digital file of your family photos taken with Santa, please contact our Events Coordinator, Deanna MacArthur by email at email@example.com.
CGYHA Holiday Decorating Contest
1st Prize – 6516 Marina Dr
2nd Prize – 6598 Marina Dr
3rd Prize – 1226 Upton
Honourable Mention- 6545 Rideau Valley Dr
Winners can contact our Events Coordinator, Deanna MacArthur by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange to receive their prize.
Thanks to all who participated in our annual decorating contest and contributed to the festive spirit of our community
Sunday, December 18, 2016
2:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Carleton Golf & Yacht Club
Share some Holiday cheer with your friends and neighbours.
Join in festive activities including a visit from the Big Man himself! Fun for all ages.
Teens to help with the kids activities – it’s a fun and festive way to earn community service hours.
Someone musical to lead a carol sing-a-long.
“The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!”
Please contact your Events Coordinator, Deanna MacArthur at email@example.com or 613-889-5213
CGYHA Sleigh Rides + Holiday Decorating Contest
Sunday, December 18, 2016
4:30pm – 6:30 pm
Carleton Golf & Yacht Club
Enjoy the festive spirit in our community while riding on a horse-drawn trolley from Hollybrooke Farms.
Light up the night with your holiday lights for a chance to win a prize in our annual decorating contest.
Please support the Ottawa Food Bank by bringing your cash or non-perishable food donations.
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Sept 17th & 18th
10am – 5pm
Admission is free & all are welcome!
On Saturday and Sunday, don’t miss stops #13 & #14 – both are at the corner of Fairway /Marina Drive, within our Carleton Golf & Yacht neighborhood. Come see what is being created just around the corner of your own home!
At stop #13 (1304 Fairway Dr), acclaimed oil painter, B Jane Magee, hosts Czech potter, Barbora Balaban, and precious gemstone jeweler, Hélène Watelle.
Next door at stop #14 (6648 Marina Dr), potter Lara Charlebois features her intricately underglaze-painted plates and bird bowls, and hosts three artists: digital collage art by Moira Law; copper jewelry by Wendy Southin, and paintings by former CGYHA resident, Pat Carbonneau.
The Discovery Tour is a great opportunity to meet local artists and artisans – more than 35 participants at 14 stops all within an 8 km radius of North Gower.
Tour participants include visual artists in all media; potters, nature photographers, jewelers, blown & stained glass makers, sculptors and textile artists. Some will offer demos. North Gower Food Bank donations are welcome.
For information and a brochure: http://www.discovery-tour.ca.
SUNDAY, September 11th 4:00 – 8:00 pm
6430 Clingin Lane
Due to the chance of rain and risk of thunderstorms on Saturday, Sunday promises (we hope!) to be a nicer day for all to enjoy.
Join your neighbours for our annual celebration of our community.
A chance to catch up with old friends or meet a new one
Refreshments, BBQ and Corn Roast
Games for all ages.
For set-up, food preparation, servers, clean up.
Many hands make light work and an enjoyable event for all!
Please contact our Events Coordinator, Deanna MacArthur at firstname.lastname@example.org to lend a hand.
NEW – YOMA Electronic Waste Collection @ CGYHA Street Party
Recycle your Used & Unwanted Electronics here for free!
What’s Accepted? Check out ontarioelectronicstewardship.ca
Remember to wipe your SIM Cards and clear your drives of all personal data!
Youth of Manotick Association is holding a fundraising Electronic Waste Depot at the Manotick Arena parking lot on Sat. Sept. 17 from 9 am – 1 pm. Everything collected at our Street Party will be donated to this fundraising event,
YOMA is a community youth organization created by youth for youth in Manotick and the surrounding rural communities of Ottawa. The ultimate goal of YOMA is to be able to build a youth centre, which would offer community focused social and preventative programs, intervention services, life skills development and leadership opportunities.
Information about CGYHA Events is always available at cgyha.com
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
Please register for this event by emailing email@example.com by Friday July 29.
Your Neighbourhood Association, in cooperation with Carleton Golf & Yacht Club, is hosting another community event.
Neighbours: Come try out the course with your friends and neighbours and enjoy a great dining experience right in your community.
Carleton Golf Members: Bring out a neighbour or two (or more!) and show off all that your home course has to offer.
The event will be “a la carte” as follows:
-Nine holes of golf: $20 (for non-members) / Flex members: regular Flex golfing fees apply.
-Cart Rental: $12.50
-Dinner: We will order off the menu for best selection.
Please register at firstname.lastname@example.org whether you will be golfing, dining and if you need an electric cart.