Alta Vista synagogue vandalized

Anti-Semitic graffiti was spray-painted on Machzikei Hadas synagogue this week. For more information, see the CBC news story here. We are a welcoming, inclusive neighbourhood  and condemn in the strongest terms this cowardly act of hate in our community.  We stand strong together against hate in Alta Vista. If you have any information, please notifyContinue reading “Alta Vista synagogue vandalized”

Community Dialogue on Electoral Reform

Will 2015 be the last federal election under First Past the Post? A Parliamentary Committee is studying Canada’s options for electoral reform. What could this mean for Ottawa South? Find out more about this process, learn about some of the voting systems and options being considered, and share your views with your neighbours. A CommunityContinue reading “Community Dialogue on Electoral Reform”

AVCA Perennial Exchange

This coming Sunday, May 8th – Mother’s Day Time: 10:30am (exchange) / Plant sale at noon Location: Billings Estate National Historic Site 2100 Cabot Street (off Pleasant Park, just west of the transitway) As in past years, the AVCA Perennial Exchange is being held at the Billings Estate and the format remains the same. Here’s theContinue reading “AVCA Perennial Exchange”

Alta Vista Perennial Exchange this Sunday

Sunday, May 10th, is Mother’s Day and the fifth annual Alta Vista Perennial Exchange. The exchange is held at the Billings Estate National Historic Site on Cabot Street. You might also want to enjoy the Billings Estate’s Mother’s Day tea. The schedule for the exchange is: Set-up from 10:30 to 11am Plant exchange from 11Continue reading “Alta Vista Perennial Exchange this Sunday”

AVCA AGM rescheduled for November 5th

The 2014 Annual General Meeting of the Alta Vista Community Association has been rescheduled for November 5th at 7:30pm in Brackenridge Hall, Rideau Park United Church. The AVCA Executive Committee apologizes for any inconvenience the cancellation of the October 22nd meeting may have caused our members and others in the community.