Many thanks to all Volunteers of both the Halloween Fun Run and Halloween Party on Saturday, November 1,2014!
Carol Arnason, Event Co-ordinator, would like to thank the Community Volunteers who made the Champlain Park Community Association Halloween 2014 such a fun day!
- Peter and Shanna Laughton organized the Fun Run and raised $166.00 for Right to Play Organization.
- Sherri Cranston and Jeanette Rule organized Halloween party (set up, decorating, crafts, activities, clean up).
- Keyworth Ave. Early Childhood Development Centre donated $50.00 to cover expenses so we could have free admission to the annual event.
- Jason, neighbourhood parent, dressed in pirate costume and created balloon animals for two hours straight to the delight of all the children.
- An energetic team of 8 University of Ottawa students from Thompson Residence set up, decorated, supervised children’s activities. and helped clean up.
- Peter Laughton with guitar and Dennis Van Staalduinen with antics entertained us.
- Kevin O’Shaughnessy held the first Pumpkin Walk in Champlain Park and collected donations of canned food for the Food Bank.
- Joscelyn Coolican and Kathleen Traeger and several people brought delicious treats.
It was a great chance for our community to meet and connect with neighbours!