Issue 641 Volume 3 Number 141
It's Friday, October 28, 2022 and you we're looking at this map of the six drop off locations for Paw Pantry, a charity that collects pet food to assist low income people in keeping their moggies and pooches well fed.
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▪️Here’s one for the light beer fans planning a shopping trip to the local breweries. Broadhead’s new Light is 473ml of light lager with “a distinct hop presence and robust flavours.” $3.25 per can. 1680 Fimont Court, Orléans.
▪️Wear your Halloween costume to the Point Lounge in Constance Bay tonight, for complimentary treats and a chance to win a prize. The fun starts at 7:00pm. 346 Bayview Drive, Woodlawn.
▪️Stroll through the National Gallery of Canada’s Fall Open House from 10:00am to 5:00pm. With admission free the whole day, it’s a chance to view the exhibitions, visit the new boutique, and meet the five finalists for the 2022 Sobey Art Award (from 3:00pm to 5:00pm).
▪️The Beechwood Night Market offers feast of fresh food and drinks from local vendors and food trucks, shopping from local vendors, and live jazz from 5:00m to 9:00pm at Mackay Memorial Hall, 39 Dufferin.
▪️Not an activity per sé, but we just heard about Newfoundland Chocolate Company’s Pumpkin Spice and Dark Monster Mint 42g chocolate bars ($5.99 each) and we think we need to get our hands on them. Available at JV Studios, 1282A Wellington St. W.
▪️It’s the Canadian Premier League Final at TD Place. Watch Atletico Ottawa take on Forge FC from Hamilton. Kick off is at 6:00pm.
Deals of the day
▪️RedOne Music’s Stocktober event offers discounts on most products in stock, from amps and guitars to podcast equipment and midi controllers. The sale ends on Monday October 31. the ottawan bought most of our podcasting equipment from RedOne two years ago. You know – that ottawan podcast we're too self-concious to start.
▪️The Boomerang Shawl Kit from Toronto-based Julie Sinden Handmade would make a great gift. It’s a kit with yarn, a natural dye kit, and knitting instructions. You dye the yarn, then you knit the shawl. Suitable for beginners. On sale now for $50.95 (regularly $60.95).
▪️The On Sale Now pages at Flock Boutique rarely disappoint. Right now they’ve got Microfibre Tights (80 Denier) by Canadian designer Mondor, for just $15.00. There’s not a huge selection but this could be a chance to stock up on your size and colour.
We'll see you Monday – Martha and Darren
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