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Walk in the woods with naturalist Owen Clarkin – April 22

Winter seems to be going, coming back, going … but eventually the buds on the trees will swell and spring WILL arrive. To enhance your appreciation of our urban forest and as a kick-off activity for Champlain Park’s environment activities, join naturalist Owen Clarkin for a walk through the Champlain Woods and various streets to learn how to identify trees when there are no leaves present.

When:    22 April –  rain or shine
Time:     10 am – noon
Where:  Champlain Park Fieldhouse
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Friendly Reminder: the Neighbourhood Christmas Sleigh Ride is on tonight!

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Premiere Ave at Carleton Ave loses a big tree to development

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The intersection of Carleton Avenue at Scott Street is a main gateway to our community, for pedestrians and vehicles alike. For more than a year many of us have watched with vigilance as two new houses have gone up at … Continue reading


This week Garden Club has the butterflies!

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Our next garden club meeting will be on: Tuesday, November 10th at 7pm. With concern over the decrease in Monarch butterflies we will be joined by a member of the Monarch Teacher Network who will talk about plants which attract … Continue reading


4th Annual Champlain Park Halloween Run!

This year’s run on Saturday Oct.31st at 9:45a.m. takes runners through a wooded trail between Champlain Park and the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway – one loop of approximately 800 meters for little legs (4 and under) and one longer … Continue reading


There’s a buzz at this weeks Garden Club

Please join us for the first meeting of the Champlain Park Garden Club on Tuesday September 8 at 7:00 pm. Brent Halsall a bee keeper from Metcalfe will join us to talk about bees, pollination & honey production. All are … Continue reading


Open CPCA Executive Meeting – April 16

We invite any interested members of the Champlain Park Community to join us at our next Open Champlain Park Community Association (CPCA) Executive Board meeting. When:    Thursday – April 16, 2015 At:          7pm – 9pm Where: Champlain Park Fieldhouse Meeting … Continue reading