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Route 14 Public Information Session

August 29th, 2017 Comments off


Market Mobile Carlington – August Schedule

July 26th, 2017 Comments off


Check out the link below for the MarketMobile August 2017 Schedle:

See the full schedule


An international taste of Canada at Caldwell Family Center

June 19th, 2017 Comments off

Bellevue Community Center (1475 Caldwell Avenue)

Saturday, July 8, 2017 - 4PM to 7PM



Summer plans with Odyssey Theatre and Carlington Arts

June 19th, 2017 Comments off

 Trees, stories, theatre and song! What a great way to spend the summer! 

Spreading Roots is a theatre-based community arts project drawing together elders, children, youth and adults to create a performance celebration of their neighbourhood trees through storytelling, dance and song, culminating in welcoming and planting a new tree. 

Workshop 1: Sunday, June 25, 2017. 1PM to 4PM Storytelling and sharing - Alexander Community Center

Workshop 2: Sunday, August 13, 2017. 1PM to 4PM Dance, Song and Script - Alexander Community Center

Workshop 3: Sunday, September 10. 1PM to 5PM Putting together the show - Alexander Community Center

Sunday September 17, 2017 - Performance and Tree Planting in Alexander Park.

Visit for more information.

Looking to get some volunteer hours? Contact Rebecca Benson (613-864-5344) to find how to volunteer.



Carlington BookMobile is Arriving!

June 15th, 2017 Comments off

Carlington will be getting a bookmobile starting July 5th!

The Bookmobile is your portal to the WHOLE Library system

• Books, DVDs, magazines and more • Hold pickup • Return/borrow material • Get or renew a Library card • Material in French, English and other languages • Reading recommendations• Reading recommendations • Answers for homework or research • Wheelchair accessibleaccessible• Free WiFi

The information on its different stops can be found here:

Caldwell Gym (1520 Caldwell Ave)

Tuesdays from 3PM to 5PM


Alexander Community Center (960 Silver Street)

Wednesdays from 2:15PM to 3PM


Van Lang (29 Van Lang Private)

Wednesdays from 11:30AM to 12:30PM


Carlington Arts In May

May 12th, 2017 Comments off

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Carlington Family Fun Day

May 5th, 2017 Comments off

Carlington Family Fun Day

Monday, May 22, 12PM - 4PM    Rain or Shine

Alexander Community Center (960 Silver Street)

Food, games and events! Fun for the whole family.

Performance Schedule

12:30 Family Harmonies

1:00 Tarniriik Throat Singers

1:30 Jay Odjick, Illustrator of Robert Munsch's Blackflies

2:00 Urban Legends Poetry Slam Poetry

2:30 Ethiopian Orthodox Saint Tekle Haimanot Church Drumming


Jay Odjick is an artist, writer and television producer from the Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg community. You can see his work every week on the animated series based on his graphic novel, Kagagi: The Raven which airs Sunday mornings on APTN in Canada. Jay is also the creator of the Algonquin Word of the Day language series which he has been sharing on Twitter.