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Carlington Arts Winter Program

January 26th, 2018 Comments off



Carlington Arts Winter Program

Alexander Community Centre

960 Silver St


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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Learn Face Painting Basics!

April 19th, 2017 Comments off
Come out and learn face painting basics with Selina Bishop and some of the Girls Just Want to Have Fun group.
Sunday, April 30 from 2:00 - 4:30 pm
960 Silver St. 


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.