August 2020
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Walk for the Wounded

Walk for the Wounded poster

On August 8, 2020, at 0800 hrs, a group of current and veteran Canadian Armed Forces members will walk from CFB Petawawa, Petawawa, ON, to Parliament Hill, Ottawa, ON. A distance of 168 km. They will be doing it in 1 continuous walk, wearing weighted vests, and performing 22 push-ups every hour, on the hour.

This event is a charity event to raise money for Wounded Warriors Canada, in support of their efforts to honour and support Canada’s ill and injured Canadian Armed Forces members, Veterans, First Responders and their families.

Read more details in the Petawawa Post.

Please note that this fundraising campaign is not affiliated with the Canadian Armed Forces.

DONATE HERE! All donations are greatly appreciated.

Outdoor Sports Tournaments

The following tournaments are taking place at the Petawawa Civic Centre (fields or ball diamonds) over the 2020 summer season.  Please contact community organizations directly for tournament information (below).  Additional dates to follow!


August 8                    Open Slo-pitch Tournament

September 12            Open Slo-pitch Tournament

September 19            League Year-End - Slo-pitch Tournament


Community organizations:

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Hiking (females 9 to 55+ yrs)
Summer Programs

Image of 5 women from a hiking group with nature scene in backgroundHave you ever wanted to explore a trail in the Petawawa area, but don't want to go yourself?  Join this session and learn the health benefits of hiking and a few tipes to improve your experience.

Ages: 9 to 55+ 
Cost: FREE
Time: 1:00 pm
Date: Tuesday, Aug. 11
Capacity: 10


PROGRAM REGISTRATION


GENDER EQUITY PROGRAMMING

Thanks to financial support from the Canadian Parks and Recreation Association and Government of Canada (Gender Equity in Recreation & Sport grant), Community Services is able to offer this program for free to teen girls, women and women 55+. 

For information and to register:  sdament@petawawa.ca  or 613-687-5678 ext. 2103

 

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Parent & Child Bike Park Clinics
Summer Programs

Image of adult supervising child on a jump in Bike Park
Parents/guardians and kids will learn together how to safely ride the bike park and the basic techniques when using the park. Tips and tricks for adults on how to progress your child through the park.

Ages: Kids under 8 & parent/guardian
Cost: $30.00 per pair
Group Size: 4 pairs
Dates: July 23, 2020  OR August 13, 2020 
Time: 1:00 pm
Duration: 60 minutes

PROGRAM REGISTRATION

Bike Park Clinics
Summer Programs

Kids will learn how to safely ride each section of the bike park, etiquette about riding in the park, how to ride in their skill level as well as some fun basic tips and tricks.

All sessions will be taught by New Level instructors.

Participants must provide their own water bottle, bike, helmet and any other safety equipment.

Ages: 8-12 years old
Cost: $25.00
Group Size: 8
Dates: July 23, 2020  OR  August 13, 2020
Times: 3:00 pm
Duration: 60 minutes

PROGRAM REGISTRATION

Bike rider on wooden wall in Construction Yard Bike Park

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Youth Paddle (females 9-15)
Summer Programs

Image of a young woman on a SUP board on the Ottawa RiverLearn the skills for stand up paddle boarding (SUP) and kayaking all in one morning. This is a fun session to get you comfortable on the water through drills and activities.

All gear and equipment provided.

Ages: 9 - 15 years
Cost: FREE
Date: Tuesday, Aug. 18
Time: 10:00am – 12:30pm 
Capacity: 6


PROGRAM REGISTRATION


GENDER EQUITY PROGRAMMING

Thanks to financial support from the Canadian Parks and Recreation Association and Government of Canada (Gender Equity in Recreation & Sport grant), Community Services is able to offer this program for free to teen girls, women and women 55+. 

For information and to register:  sdament@petawawa.ca  or 613-687-5678 ext. 2103

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Board Kids
Summer Programs

During this session, kids will learn about stand up paddle boarding, water safety, creating a green environment and paddling adventures. This is an active sessions for kids to get out on the water! 

All sessions include all paddling equipment and safety equipment. Sessions take place at Petawawa Point Beach.

Ages: 8-12 years
Cost: $25.00
Group size: 6
Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm
Duration: 120 minutes

PROGRAM REGISTRATION

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Get to the Point ~ CANCELLED

Get to the Point has been cancelled for 2020. We hope you'll join us back on the beach next year!

A FREE event featuring music, crafts, great food and interactive activities for everyone.  This is a great opportunity for families and friends to come together at one of our best recreation areas - the Petawawa Point!

Featured performance by headliners FAST ROMANTICS.  Additional entertainment by Yan-Nick Michaud, a Canadian singer-songwriter who blurs the lines of indie folk-rock with a soulful bluesy twist. 


Mark your calendars! 
check back for the 2021 date
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

For more information:
Email: ccoyle@petawawa.ca
Phone: 613-687-5678 ext. 2102

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SUPer Women
Summer Programs

Image of a woman on a SUP board on the Ottawa RiverBecome confident on the stand up paddle (SUP) board with this hands-on skill building session.

All gear and equipment provided

Ages: Adults & 55+
Cost: FREE
Date: Monday, Aug. 24
Time: 6:00 pm
Capacity: 6

GENDER EQUITY PROGRAMMING

Thanks to financial support from the Canadian Parks and Recreation Association and Government of Canada (Gender Equity in Recreation & Sport grant), Community Services is able to offer this program for free to teen girls, women and women 55+. 

For information and to register:  sdament@petawawa.ca  or 613-687-5678 ext. 2103

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Kayaking Women
Summer Programs

Image of a woman in a kayak on the Ottawa RiverLearn the different strokes needed to control a kayak and be an efficient paddler.

All gear and equipment provided.

Ages: Adults & 55+ 
Cost: FREE
Date: Wednesday, Aug. 26
Time: 6:00 pm  
Capacity: 6

PROGRAM REGISTRATION


GENDER EQUITY PROGRAMMING

Thanks to financial support from the Canadian Parks and Recreation Association and Government of Canada (Gender Equity in Recreation & Sport grant), Community Services is able to offer this program for free to teen girls, women and women 55+. 

For information and to register:  sdament@petawawa.ca  or 613-687-5678 ext. 2103

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Tax Bill Notice - Commercial, Industrial and Multi-Residential - First Instalment

Tax bills for commercial, industrial and multi-residential tax classes are also issued with two instalments – one due at the end of August and one due at the end of November.  The final tax bill includes any special charges such as garbage, water and/or sewer.

The 2020 final tax bill notice - first instalment for commercial, industrial and multi-residential tax classes are due August 28.

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