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Spring 2016 Programs

OSCA Spring Guide 2016 Web PreviewThe OSCA Program Committee and City of Ottawa staff are proud to offer you the 2016 Winter selection of programs: Download our PDF program guide to learn about the great courses and activities.

Preschool, Child & Youth Registration Dates:

Online: Tuesday, March 1st at 8:00 pm
In-person: Wednesday, March 2nd at 9:00 am

Adult Registration Dates:

Online: Wednesday, March 2nd at 8:00 pm
In-person: Thursday, March 3rd at 9:00 am

After 4 Registration (September 2016 to June 2017)

Online: Thursday, March 3rd at 8:00 pm
In-person: Friday, March 4th at 9:00 am

Volunteer with OSCA's Summer Camps: Orientation May 5th

Do you enjoy working with kids? At OSCA's Summer Camps, you can give back to your community and help build an amazing experience for young children.


New in the Firehall Fitness Centre: Dual Adjustable Pulley

There's a new exercise machine in the Firehall Fitness Centre: a brand new Signature Series Dual Adjustable Pulley. The Dual Adjustable Pulley allows for high-speed movements for sport-specific training, and a wide variety of exercises.


Commuter Cycling Safety: Sun. May 8, 2016

According to the City of Ottawa's Commuter Attitudes Survey, roughly 1 in 10 Ottawa residents are comfortable cycling alongside city traffic. Are you interested in commuting with confidence?


Introduction to Mindfulness Rescheduled: Sat. May 14, 2016

The date for Tanya Smith's Introduction to Mindfulness workshop has been moved to May 14th. Mindfulness is a technique, often associated with meditation, which has been formalized and practiced for nearly 40 years, and has been found in large sample studies to be effective in reducing perceived stress. We are very excited to be hosting Tanya's Mindfulness workshop at OSCA.


OSCA's Parent Run Soccer Program is Open for Registration!

OSCA's Parent Run Soccer Program is aimed at kids who are interested in playing soccer on community based co-ed teams, which emphasize keeping active and having fun. This program teaches kids the basic skills of soccer through drills, activities, and teamwork, in addition to active games of soccer.


PD Day: Friday April 15, Midway Funpark!

This is a reminder that OSCA is running PD Day Adventures on Friday, April 15, 2016. Friday's Adventurers will be exploring Midway Funpark where will be swinging from Midway's giant jungle gym, sneaking past blacklight lizards at the glow-in-the-dark mini golf, and testing their skills at their out of this world games.