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Natural Health Tips
Last updated May 22, 2024

Upcoming events

ORLEANS FARMERS MARKET from 11 am to 4 pm in the parking lot at the Ray Friel Recreation Centre on Tenth Line Road. Shop the freshest seasonal produce, meat and dairy, baked goods, prepared foods, crafts and more while getting to know the folks who grew and made it.

BLACKBURN FUN FAIR OPENING DAY 4-10 PM – Mojo Magic Show 5:30 pm; Craft Beer Night 5-10 pm; Soul Motion on stage 7-10 pm. Visit for a complete schedule of all the activities and events.

BLACKBURN FUN FAIR – Pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fun Fair parade 10 am to 10:30 am. Inflatable rides 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fun Fair games outside the arena from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. BBQ 11 am to 3 pm. Ray's Reptiles, 11 am to 12 pm and 1-2 pm. Bouncy Castle inside the arena 11 am to 4 pm. Main stage entertainment 11 am to 5 pm. Beer Garden 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 11:45 p.m. Cake cutting at 1 p.m. 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm: Musical act Fake McCoys followed by Mothership 7-11:45 pm. Fireworks show at 10 p.m. Visit for a complete schedule of all the activities and events.

ST. HELEN’S FINE ART FAIR from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Helen’s Anglican Church, 1234 Prestone Dr., Orléans. This year’s art fair is supporting the Young Artists Initiative. You can view the artists’ galleries at and follow on Facebook at

CUMBERLAND FARMERS MARKET from 9 am to 1 pm at the Cumberland Arena, 1115 Dunning Rd. in Cumberland Village. Farmers, bakers, artists, crafters, gardeners, chefs and friends. For more information

GARAGE SALE – 1062 and 1049 Deauville Cres and others 8 am to 4 pm. Rain date Sun. June 2, same hours.. 100s of artist’s tools, canvases, easels, brushes, portfolios etc Household items, children’s books, puzzles, toys and treasures!



Community links

Advocacy groups
City links

Community Facebook pages
Commmunity associations
Local politicians
Museums and recreation
Seniors groups
Service agencies
Youth organizations

Advocacy groups

Friends of Petrie Island

Ottawa-Carleton Assembly of School Councils

Community Facebook pages

Cardinal Creek Village Community Association

Queenswood Heights Community Association

The Orléans Community Awareness Network (OCAN)

Convent Glen Orleans Wood Community Association

City links

City of Ottawa - Main Page

City of Ottawa - Council and Committee Agendas

City of Ottawa - Services for seniors

City of Ottawa - Recreation Services

OC Transpo

Ottawa Police Service

Ottawa Public Library

Community associations

Beacon Hill Community Association Webstie

Blackburn Community Association Website
President: Jeff Miller

Bradley Estates Community Association Website

Cardinal Creek Community Association Website
President: Martin d’Anjou

Cardinal Creek Village Community Association Website

Carlsbad Springs Community Association Website

Chapel Hill South Community Association Website
Facebook page;

Chateauneuf Community Association
President: Pat Teolis
Facebook page:

Convent Glen - Orléans Wood Community Association Website
President: Josée Thibault

Cumberland Village Community Association Website
Co-president: Russ Thomas
Co-president: Todd Smith

Fallingbrook Community Association Website
President: Zybina Richards

Greater Avalon Community Association Website
President: Faduma Wais

Queenswood Heights Community Association Website
President: Denis Vaillancourt

Mouvement d'implication francophone d'Orléans (MIFO) Website
Services for children, adults and the elderly.
6600, rue Carrière
Ottawa, ON K1C 1J4
Phone: 613 830-6436

Navan Community Association Website
President: Fred Hyde

Village of Sarsfield

Vars Community Association Website
President: Gary Larocque

Villages Association
(Covering Chatelaine Village, Queenswood Village, Riverwalk)
President: David Redmond
Phone: 613-830-5005

Museums and recreation

Cumberland Heritage Village Museum

Cumberland Township Historical Society

Navan Fair

Ray Friel Complex

Seniors groups

Gloucester 50+ Centre Website
Pat Clark Community Centre
4355 Halmont Dr., Ottawa
Executive director: Sharon Oatway
Phone: 613-749-1974

Les Mille-pattes Place d’Orléans Mall Walkers
Contact : S. Bourgon, Dir of Communications
E-mail :

Mouvement d'implication francophone d'Orléans (MIFO) Website
Services for children, adults and the elderly.
6600, rue Carrière
Ottawa, ON K1C 1J4
Phone: 613 830-6436

Rendez-vous des aînés francophones d'Ottawa Website
3349, Navan Road (Notre Dames des Champs)
Ottawa On K1W 0K7
Phone: 613-834-6808

Hobbs Seniors' Club Website
109 Larch Cres. (North end of Champlain Street)
Orléans, ON
Phone: 613-462-4082

Youth Organizations

632 Phoenix Air Cadet Squadron

Regional Scouting - Voyageurs

1st Blackburn Scouts

1st Cumberland Scouts

1st Orleans Rovers

8th Orléans Scouts (Chatelaine Village)

14th Gloucester Scouts (Chapel Hill, Blackburn Hamlet)

51st Orléans Sparks

31e Scouts et Guides St-Joseph d'Orléans]

Guides franco-canadiennes - District Ottawa
Commissaire District - Sylvie Bariault
Website :

Local Politicians

Matt Luloff, City Councillor
Orléans East - Cumberland

Phone: 613-580-2471

Catherine Kitts, City Councillor
Orléans South - Navan

Phone: 613-580-2489

Laura Dudas, City Councillor
Orléans West - Innes Ward

Phone: 613-580-2472

Tim Tierney, City Councillor
Beacon Hill-Cyrville

Phone: 613-580-2481

Stephen Blais, MPP Orléans
Constituency office: 613-834-8679

Stéphane Sarrazin, MPP
Glengarry, Prescott, Russell
Constituency office: 613-632-2706

Marie-France Lalonde, MP Orléans
Constituency office: 613-834-1800

Francis Drouin, MP
Glengarry, Prescott, Russell
Phone: 1-613-992-0490



Ottawa School of Theatre all ages production of Treasure Island was wonderfully entertaining

Orléans native wins Juno Comedy Album of the Year

The musical alter ego of local city councillor Matt Luloff

East end hurdlers lead the way at NCSSAA track and field championships

Navan Grads capture the Bogart Cup for the first time in franchise history

13-year-old gymnast wins first international medal


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Orléans, Ontario K4A 2C1
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