Old Ottawa South Community Association

  • Summer 2018 Program Guide

    Summer 2018 Program Guide

    Summer isn't quite here yet but our Summer guide sure is!
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  • Old Ottawa South Resident? Join OSCA - it's free!

    Old Ottawa South Resident? Join OSCA - it's free!

    If you wish to vote for the OSCA Board, you must be an OSCA member. If you wish to stand for election to become a Board member, you must also have signed up as a member at least three months before the AGM. To become a member click below and register today - it’s free! Want to join the OSCA Board? Contact the Nomination Committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
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  • 2018 Summer Camps

    2018 Summer Camps

    Registration opens February 1st 2018
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  • Register for OSCA Programs

    Register for OSCA Programs

  • OSCA Celebrates 40 years!

    OSCA Celebrates 40 years!

    2018 marks the 40th anniversary of The Old Ottawa South Community Association! Stay tuned for a wonderful year filled with celebration. Throughout 2018 we'll be looking back on the wonderful years we've had, and planning for the even more amazing years ahead! Stay connected with us through Facebook, Twitter, and Instragram as we celebrate our anniversary! @OldOttSouth
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  • OSCA runs programs year round for children, youth adults and families. After-four care, day camps and special camps for PD Days and March breaks take pressure off working parents.

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  • Adult Programs

    Pursuing your dream, staying healthy, getting fit. You can do it all economically and in a supportive environment.

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  • Pretty much any time, any day we are running some sort of kids program. All ages, all sorts of activities in safe, fun and allergy-sensitive caring environments. Read more
  • After-four program

    Looking for an early start to the day? Our Breakfast Club starts at 7:30 am, Monday to Friday, with walk-over to Hopewell School before classes. OSCA’s also offers an After-4 Program for children in Gr. 1-6, from 3:00-6:00PM.

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  • Camps

    OSCA offers a full day recreation program for PD days of Ottawa-area school boards for JK to Grade 6. We also offer a wide range of day camps during the summer for children in JK all the up to Grade 10.

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  • In our pottery studio, we provide:
    • Private pottery lessons
    • Seasonal pottery studio membership
    • Wheel throwing
    • Kids clay and youth pottery

    The studio is available for members to use when there are no classes. Hours are posted in the studio.

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  • Fitness Centre

    We provide access to cardiovascular exercise machines, free weights, and resistance bands in a quiet, welcoming environment. Read more
  • Birthday Parties

    Skip the work and plan your next birthday party with OSCA, where we offer a fun place to party with friends and family.

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  • Tree Planting, WildFlower Sowing, and Clean-up

    The semi-annual work on the greenspace in our community at Bronson Place and Sunnyside is scheduled for Sunday, May 27, 2018 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. Three things are being done.
    Tuesday, 22 May 2018 22:41
  • Capital Spokes Bike Rally & Rodeo 2018

    Capital Spokes Bike Rally & Rodeo 2018 We’re looking for cycling enthusiasts to help organize the 2018 Capital Spokes Bike Rally & Rodeo. If you’re interested contact OSCA’s Traffic & Safety Committee at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
    Monday, 21 May 2018 20:48
  • Ottawa Catholic School Board Mourns Loss of Trustee Kathy Ablett

    Ottawa Catholic School Board Mourns Loss of Trustee Kathy Ablett The Ottawa Catholic School Board (OCSB) is saddened by the passing of Trustee Kathy Ablett on Saturday, May 12, 2018.
    Monday, 14 May 2018 15:04
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  • Spring Seedling Sale at Brewer Park Community Garden

    Spring Seedling Sale at Brewer Park Community Garden Brewer Park Community Garden will be hosting a seedling sale on the May long weekend! Please stop by the garden (located in Brewer Park across from the arena) to buy some seedlings and say hello! We will have tomatoes, cherry tomatoes, peppers (hot and sweet), leeks, and basil for sale at very reasonable prices. All proceeds will go towards the maintenance of our amazing biodome structure, which allows us to extend the growing season into the spring and fall.
    Sunday, 13 May 2018 06:23
  • No. 10 Graham Station (1921): Werner Ernst Noffke, Architect

    No. 10 Graham Station (1921): Werner Ernst Noffke, Architect Designed in 1920 by prominent Ottawa architect Werner Ernst Noffke, No. 10 Graham Station, is an elaborate Spanish-Colonial style building named in honour of Ottawa Fire Chief John W. Graham, who served that post from 1910 to 1921.
    Thursday, 10 May 2018 15:13
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Featured Events

Jun 17

ART @ Brewer Park

ART @ Brewer Park 

Join OSCA as we continue to celebrate 40 years with our 2018 ART at Brewer Park event! There will be music, food, Live Art Challenges, workshops, vendors, live performers and MORE!

Interested in being a vendor? You have until May 25 to reserve your spot! Find out all you need to know about being a vendor at this year's show HERE.



Community Events

May 24

Photograph Detective: Identifying and Dating Historic Photographs

Kyla Ubbink, Ubbink Book and Paper Conservation, will teach you how to discern which process was used to create a photograph and gives tips regarding clothing, hair styles, and settings that will allow you to sleuth out the ancestors in your family albums. Free registration.

May 25

OTLBC + OOS Beer Garden

Looking for a summer evening out? The front lawn will be set up so you can relax, mingle with friends, watch some tennis, enjoy a nice cold one, and more. Everyone is welcome!


May 25

The Silence of Eternity

Stories of peace and tranquility with the Caelis Academy Esemble. Tickets.

May 25

Abbotsford Log Drive Cafe

Grand Finale: As Ranald and Maura have decided to end their participation in the Log Drive Cafe, they will end their programming with a gigantic farewell show. Everyone who has graced this stage is invited to come and contribute a song. They will fit as many as they can into the evening and end with everyone's voices together! Admission $10 at the door.

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OSCA builds a strong sense of community and engages the residents of OOS through its various programs, services and activities.

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