Events and Workshops

winter carnival photo of people on our skating rink


The Giving tree

The Giving Tree is ready in our upstairs lobby!

Please consider donating to our Giving Tree. All donations will be going to the Children’s Aid Foundation of Ottawa

Accepting Toys, clothing, books, gift cards etc.

We’re accepting donations through Fri. Dec 30.

Drop off at our customer service desk or directly at our tree in the upstairs lobby!

Inclusion Dances

Dovercourt will be hosting Inclusion dances for our special needs community. These dances were formerly organized by Able2.

If you would like to be informed about the schedule for upcoming dances, please subscribe to this special mailing list.

A friends & family inclusive dance

Our next dance will be Sat. Dec. 17, 7-9pm.

Dovercourt Recreation Centre, 411 Dovercourt Ave. Ottawa. For ages 16+

Entry: $5; Slice of Pizza: $3; Drinks: $1

Cash at the door. Informal parent group: 7:30-9pm. Vaccinations and masks recommended.

Contact Caitlin at [email protected]

familiy matters co-op logo

We are please to announce that Families Matter Co-op is returning to host their informal Parent/Caregiver discussion group during the dance! Please come by while your loved one is dancing for a chance to meet and network with members of your support community from 7:00-9:00.

Larkspur Farms 

larkspur farms - bin of fresh spinach

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is the best way for eaters to directly support their local family farmers. Subscribe now to receive organic vegetable baskets from June through October with a pick-up at Dovercourt.

  • Weekly and bi-weekly options available.
  • An average of $30.00 of certified organic vegetable per basket
  • Flexibility for summer vacation
  • Farmer-tested recipes every week
  • Flower bouquet add-on

Pick up on Tuesdays evenings at Dovercourt!

To sign-up and for more details, visit fermelarkspurfarm.com or @fermelarkspurfarm on social media!

Larkspur Farm is a small farm in L’Ange-Gardien, QC. Alix and Doug grow certified organic vegetables and cut flowers. They are offering their food and flowers through an online store with contact-less pick-up on Tuesday evenings at Dovercourt.

Dovercourt Winter Carnival

Our Winter Carnival is usually held on the third Sunday of January.

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