Thursday, December 2, 2021
Something for the Weekend
▪️If you’re sticking close to downtown this weekend, head to Boushey Square for the Elgin Street Holiday Market from 3:00pm to 7:00pm, where we hear that Santa himself will appear at 4:00pm. You’ll also find more than 20 vendors selling food, gifts, and holiday decor items. Elgin at Waverley streets.
▪️The Hintonburg Public Tavern is turning 10 next week and they’re celebrating with a party on Tuesday December 7th. There’s tons of HPH merch that would be great gifts, and between now and the 7th 10% of merch sales will be donated to Parkdale Food Centre. You can further support Parkdale Food Centre by purchasing HPH raffle tickets with the chance to win all sorts of fun stuff. 50% of raffle tickets sales between now and Dec 7th will benefit the centre.
▪️Parents of baseball-enthusiasts should note that the 2022 Winterball Program at Ottawa West Little League Association is taking registrations. This is a skills training program running from January to March, enabling kids to feel even more ready for the season. Program organizers are also looking for volunteers
▪️Buy some art by potential future superstars, alumni, and Artists in Residence tomorrow through December 22nd (Friday December 3rd), at the School of Photographic Arts (SPAO) Print + Garage Sale. The print sale is online, but head to 77 Pamilla St in Little Italy to check out the deals at the Garage Sale tomorrow evening only from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. We’re talking used photography gear including darkroom equipment, cameras, and accessories.
▪️Get creative at Square Lemon on Saturday December 4th with the Glass Painting Workshop from Moonstone Alternative If you hurry you’ll save 20% on the workshop price during the very brief promo window. Use code CNOME20 to save.
At the cinema
▪️The Bytowne is showing È stata la mano di Dio (Hand of God), C'mon C'mon, Godzilla, and Julia.
▪️The Mayfair features Spencer, Last Night in Soho, and Unforgiven.
And at the megaplexes, It Takes a Christmas Village.
We'll see you tomorrow – Martha and Darren
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