Community Calendar


COVID-19 note: This page has been updated to reflect the developments in Kitchissippi during the pandemic. 

Under provincial law, public events and social gatherings have been restricted in an effort to curb the spread of the virus. Please visit ontario.ca for more information.

Most regular, local events have been cancelled or postponed. We encourage readers to check websites and social media pages to see if virtual or smaller-scale events are being held instead. 

Stay safe and healthy, Kitchissippi!


Nov. 30 – Toastmasters Open House

Become a better communicator in the virtual world.
Attend our Virtual Open House on Nov. 30 (6:30-8:30 p.m.) to find out how Toastmasters can improve your online communication skills.
You’ll experience a typical Toastmasters meeting — a friendly supportive group of 10-15 people who provide helpful encouragement and advice. We can help you with all aspects of your communications, including a stage to explore your public speaking and constructive feedback for improvement.
We look forward to meeting you virtually. Send us an email to Carlingwoodtoastmasters@gmail.com to get meeting details.

MONDAYS – ABOVE AND BEYOND TOASTMASTERS
Every Monday at 6:45 p.m. (except holidays)

Visit us online to enjoy time with members learning to communicate better while honing
your leadership skills. This new reality has taught us much. We are learning new skills
and still relating great stories. Join our family of joy by contacting Sharon at
45sharong@gmail.com or Lucille, our webmaster, at l_bouthillier@yahoo.ca to receive
the link.

 

TUESDAYS – BYTOWN VOICES COMMUNITY CHOIR
Although the choir is not able to prepare for a December Concert this fall, we will be
meeting online each Tuesday evening from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (from Sept. 8 to Dec.
8). We will be learning some new music and maintaining our vocal cords in a relaxed
environment, with plenty of musical and technological help. We will all be experiencing
this new way of meeting and singing together and are happy to welcome new members,
men and women, to join us. For more information, see our website at bytownvoices.com

 

WEDNESDAYS – SHOUT SISTER! CHOIR
There are 25 chapters of Shout Sister! Choir in Ontario and we are constantly growing.
Shout Sister! takes an unorthodox approach to choral singing. We learn from recorded
tracks, so we require no reading of music. Our method is fresh and fun, and we are a
warm and welcoming community. We use Zoom to meet virtually every Wednesday
afternoon (1-3 p.m.) and Thursday evening (7-9 p.m.). Everyone is welcome. We would
love to have you join us! For information on joining, please contact
members@shoutsisterchoir.ca or visit shoutsisterchoir.ca.

 

FRIDAYS – CHASE THE ACE RAFFLE
Due to COVID-19 closures of the "sales" outlets, the Highland Park Lawn Bowling Club
"Keep Westboro Green" Chase the Ace raffle, and therefore sale of tickets, has been
suspended until further notice.

Got a Kitchissippi-area virtual or COVID-19 safe event to share? We’d love to hear about it. Send an email to editor@kitchissippi.com.

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