Ottawa Valley Farm Show

March 12, 13 and 14
Ernst & Young Centre, 4899 Uplands Drive

The Ottawa Valley Farm Show (OVFS) will be held from March 12 to 14 at the Ernst & Young Centre. Sponsored by the Ottawa Valley Seed Growers Association, The OVFS is the largest annual exhibition of its kind held in Ontario east of Toronto. Of particular interest to farm families and other rural residents, the show features 300+ commercial exhibitors offering everything from machinery and equipment, to computer and financial services. For more information please visit ottawafarmshow.com.

Community Partnership Minor Capital Program (Deadline September 1)

The Community Partnership Minor Capital Program is an initiative available for minor capital improvements to city-owned parks, recreation and cultural facilities on a cost-sharing basis with community groups. Examples include: play equipment, basketball courts, park furniture, tree planting, landscape improvements, minor community facility improvements, etc. Projects on school board land and other public lands that are accessible to the general public may also be eligible. Deadline: September 1, 2012.

Contacts:

Donna Williams
Community and Protective Services Department
Parks and Recreation Development
Tel: 613-580-2424, ext. 23169

Renée Proteau
Community and Protective Services Department
Parks and Recreation Development
Tel: 613-580-2424, ext. 26967

Community Partnership Minor Capital Program