COVID-19 Poster and Essay Contests

CALLING YOUTHFUL ARTISTS AND WRITERS

Here is a chance to exercise your creativity while stuck at home.  The Lions Clubs of Multiple District A (Eastern Ontario and a bit of Quebec) are sponsoring both a poster contest and an essay contest on the theme of COVID-19, and there is cash to be won!!

The poster contest is open to people ages 5 – 19 and the essay contest to those ages 11-19.  Entrants must live within Multiple District A.  Please see the attached for details, and you may consult the following link to check whether you live within the District.

http://mdalions.org/pages/Links/Districts

Poster Contest Announcement

Essay Contest Announcement

2020 Winter Carnival

Saturday, February 8, 2020

Celebrate winter and fight the February Blahs by coming to the annual Kanata-Hazeldean Lions Club Winter Carnival at the Dick Brulé Community Centre, 170 Castlefrank Rd in Kanata.

All events are free thanks to our sponsors. However, donations are gratefully accepted and are used to support Lions’ community projects.

Note that

  • the centre (the indoor hall) will be closed to the public from 11:30 AM until noon, to facilitate cleaning after the pancake breakfast and to allow the children’s program to set up.
  • space is limited, and it may not be possible to accommodate everyone for the children’s program.

The schedule this year is

Skating RinkAll Day
Pancake Breakfast8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Horse-Drawn Sleigh9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Centre closed for cleaning and setup11:30 AM - 12:00 Noon
Indoor Children's Program:
Magic Show12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Ray's Reptiles1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Road Works Safety Notice

The Parade is this Saturday, November 17.

Please note that the City is currently completing Curb and Sidewalk works at the corner of Castlefrank and Abbeyhill. As a precaution, the City will put in place safety measures to safeguard the site. Please plan your viewing locations accordingly and be careful out there.

Update:  The city tells us the road work has been completed.

2018 Winter Carnival: Mark Your Calendar

Planning for the annual Lions Winter Carnival has begun.  Mark your calendars, the Carnival will be Saturday, February 10, 2018.

Thanks to generous support from Meridian Credit Union, and the City of Ottawa, all the events are free, including the pancake breakfast.  A voluntary donation jar will be available indoors, and any donations will be gratefully accepted and used for Lions’ community projects.

 

 

Schedule

8:30 – 11:30 Pancake Breakfast (Free)
9:00 – 12:00 Horse-Drawn Sleigh Rides (Free)
12:30 – 2:30 Children’s Indoor Program (Free)

12:30 Ray’s Reptiles
1:30 Junkyard Symphony

Plan to come, celebrate mid-winter, and fight the February “blahs”.