Special Events Calendar
WALK OF CARE – Saturday, September 7, 2013
Registration: 9:00 a.m – Osgoode Youth Association, 5479 Main Street, Osgoode, ON
Walk with us “around the world” to celebrate Grandparents Day (September 8, 2013). What a great opportunity to celebrate your grandparents/parents. Collect pledges for a 5 km walk that will assist in supporting programs and services for your loved ones through Rural Ottawa South Support Services. Your pledges will help support programs such as Meals on Wheels, Transportation, Diners Programs, ROAR (Day Program), Community Active Recreation Day (CARD) Social Club Program, Caregivers Support Programs and Bereavement Support Programs. All walker’s will receive passports and visit various countries at stations as you receive information and get your passports stamped. The WALK will take place on the Osgoode Multi-Use Pathway while registration and other activities will be held on the grounds of the Osgoode Youth Association (O-YA). Registration starts at 9:00 a.m. Warm Up activity at 9:30 a.m. BBQ and Entertainment starts at 11:00 a.m. Prizes awarded to participants for the highest dollar amount of pledges collected.
RACK ‘EM UP FOR ROSSS – Friday, September 27th, 2013, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Join us for an evening of Yuk Yuk’s Comedy, Free Games of Pool at reserved ROSSS tables, Hors D’ouvres and Silent Auction. This fundraising event will take place at Tailgators located at 6142 Merivale Road (Merivale Mall), Ottawa. All monies raised will benefit seniors and adults with physical disabilities living in Rural Ottawa South communities who participate in programs and services offered through ROSSS. Our programs and services assist our clientele to remain living independently, in their own homes and in their community. Tickets $35 available at all ROSSS locations and Tailgators.