Archive for the ‘CCA Features’ Category


March 20th, 2016 Comments off


Call out to local Youth Artists:

Do you want to create art for RBC Bluesfest 2016?

please submit your idea for an art installation HERE


Come out to a Sing-Along!

March 16th, 2016 Comments off

SingPosterThursday, March 17th, 2016 7 – 8:30 PM
Alexander Community Centre 960 Silver St.

Everyone welcome! Bring a neighbour, a favourite song or simply yourself. Snacks provided.

MarketMobile Launch June 13

June 9th, 2015 Comments off

MarketMobile LaunchThe MarketMobile, an initiative of the Poverty and Hunger Working Group and the Coalition of Community Health and Resource Centres, is a mobile grocery store that brings fresh, affordable, and culturally-appropriate vegetables and fruit to Ottawa neighbourhoods that have limited access to healthy food. Produce on the MarketMobile is selected based on residents' needs and cultural preferences, purchased in bulk and sold on a cost recovery basis. The MarketMobile now operates year-round, two days per week.

For a complete schedule please visit

Download your Launch Flyer: PDF or JPEG

Download your Caldwell schedule: PDF or JPEG







Riley’s Seniors’ Strawberry Social

June 9th, 2015 Comments off

If you are a Senior or just feeling old enough to enjoy some strawberries
come to the Alexander Community Centre on 960 Silver Street for
Riley’s Seniors’ Strawberry Social
Thursday, Jun 18th, 1-3pm

Carlington Arts Festival Locations

May 12th, 2015 Comments off

CAI MapCheck out the locations of the Carlington Arts Festival and plan your morning to warm up for the Family Fun Day at Alexander Park!


Here is the map of the festival

Carlington Arts Festival & Family Fun Day

April 26th, 2015 Comments off


Join us on May 18th!


10:30am – 1pm Pop-up Art Stations, Performances and Mural

12:30pm Big Soul Project Choir Performance

1pm Passport Challenge & Prizes, Walk & Bike Parade


1pm – 4pm Family Fun Day BBQ, Bouncy Castle, Face Painting, Photo Booth

Download the Flyer here and feel free to share it !

To get in the mood, check out the fireworks and family activities at Mooney's Bay on May 17!

2015 Spring Events

April 25th, 2015 Comments off

CDj4SOoVAAA8QwXUpcoming Spring Events:

Saturday, May 9th: Mini Library Unveiling at Alexander Community Centre, 11am, with Ottawa's own children's author, Kathy Clark

Victoria Day Monday, May 18th, Carlington Arts Festival & Family Fun Day, Caldwell Ave & Alexander Park, 1-4 pm.

Wednesday, May 20th, CCA Annual General Meeting at Alexander Community Centre, 7-9 pm.

Saturday, June 6th, 9th Annual Yard & Plant Sale, Harold Place & throughout Carlington, 8.30 am-12.30 pm.

If you plan to run a yard sale at your home, you can add it to our map with your gmail account or email us the address and we will do it for you!

Download the Flyer here and feel free to share it !