2019 Events

The following is a list that reflects the varied Events our Community Association brings to our Residents.

Volunteer Opportunities are listed, for new events where needed.

Please contact info@overbrook.ca should you wish to help out in any of the events.

Students may use these Events for their volunteer hours.

Future Events

August 2019

Community Fun Day – August 17, 2019

Overbrook Community Centre

Our annual event for all of Overbrook.  BBQ and fun for all ages sponsored by Ottawa Community Housing, Overbrook Community Centre and the Rideau Rockcliffe Resource Centre.

  • Check this web site for future updates.
  • Volunteers Needed for this Event – please contact info@overbrook.ca should you wish to help out.

September 2019

“Party in the Park – Back to School Edition” – September 14, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm TBC 

  • focus on youth activities 10-18 years old.

October 2019

Neighbourhood Clean-up

Cleaning our neighbourhood before Winter sets in.

  • Check this web site for future updates.
  • Volunteers Needed for this Event

Overbrook Garage Sale

An event to raise funds for the Community Association.

Residents donate items to the Association, which are sold at the Community Centre’s Annual Sale. The money the Association raises , goes back into our community.

  • Check this web site for future updates.
  • Volunteers Needed for this Event

Annual General Meeting
Overbrook Community Association
October 24, 7:00pm

Our annual meeting where the community can find out how and what your Community Association does for Overbrook.

November 2019

Remembrance Day – November 11, 10:30am

Riverside Memorial Park, North River Rd

A remembrance ceremony to honour the men and women who gave their lives for our Country.

Completed Events

 January 2019

Gong Bath January 26

Vinci School     OCA Fundraiser

February 2019

Family DayFeb 18

Overbrook Community Centre

Our annual Family Celebration with food, fun, indoor and outdoor events for all Overbrook Residents.

March 2019

Candidates’ ForumMarch 29

16 Candidates for the Ward 13 By-Election were invited to answer questions from Overbrook Residents, in a televised production by Rogers.

April 2019

Spring Cleanup Overbrook Community Centre and Riverside Memorial ParkApril 28  

Residents of Overbrook volunteer to clean the garbage from our parks and streets, that will enhance the beauty of our Community.

Beyond Us & Them: Bridging Differences Within Neighbourhoods
April 29, 8 – 10am

Ottawa City Hall

Speaker Series Event Invitation from Crime Prevention Ottawa, the Community Development Framework, Synapcity and the Federation of Citizens’ Associations.

– an opportunity to hear the stories of Overbrook and two other Ottawa neighbourhoods that acted together to accomplish shared goals. 

– presentation on how Overbrook the Musical, brought our Community together, to accomplish these goals.

July 2019

Starry Nights

  • July 18, Glynn Ave. at Lola, 5:30 pm
  • July 22, Whitton Cres at Presland, 5:00 pm
  • July 25, Overbrook Park at the Community Gardens, 5:00 pm
  • July 29, Lawson Park near the Splash Pad, 5:00 pm

Fun for the whole family: storytelling and puppet-making workshops; community picnic; musical performances

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