Programs & events

Check out the amazing events happening in the community.

Upcoming programs

Community centre rentals

Rent one of the rooms at the community centre for your event.

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Volunteer and help around the community and events.

Become a volunteer

Neighbourhood Watch

See the recent information and join Neighbourhood Watch.

Neighbourhood Watch

Improving the quality of life in our community.

The mission of the Tanglewood Hillsdale Community Association is to enhance the quality of life and promote community spirit, representing the views of its membership, and participating in charitable, educational and recreational activities.

Next neighbourhood event

Neighbourhood Day Event

July 12th, 2024 Time: You chose

Send an email to [email protected] to let us know your plans. Communicate and keep in touch with your neighbors. Let us know how you are Communicating with others.

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Community garden

Our community garden is approved and sponsored by Just Foods and the City of Ottawa public health. To rent a Garden box and to find more information about our gardens, click on “More garden details” below. If you have questions, email [email protected]

More garden details

Canopy Cover and Tree Inventory

Thanks in part to a Canada Summer Jobs Grant the neighbourhood was able to complete a tree inventory this past summer. This is the beginning of a process of tree planting in the neighbourhood. You will see the findings in the final report THCA Tree Report.

The inventory of city-owned trees began in March 2009, for more information see Canopy Cover and Tree Inventory

Recent happenings

Summer Garden Contest

In the early summer, we looked at Gardens in your front yard — and we’ve chosen winners from all the amazing entries

Winter Carnival

This year’s Winter Carnival was a huge success with lots of families enjoying the fun.

Winter Decoration Contest

See the winners of the Winter Decoration Contest.

Featured programs & activities

Board Games Night

Bring your own board game, no age limit, families are welcome.

Starting: March 4th, 2024

Second Monday of every month 6:30-8:30 pm @ Hillsdale Hall

EXCEPT all the public holidays fall on Monday
Contact: [email protected]

Cost: free

Participants will be asked to register and bring their own board games that they wish to play. Any board games including but not limited to chessboard or checkers or backgammon, are welcome but limit it to a game that can be played from start to finish within 2 hours. Families are welcome (ie any age).

Lullaland – Sensory Play Program

Lullaland is a sensory play program for babies and toddlers ( 6 weeks to 3.5 years old )

This is a third Party program.
Please check out Lullaland's website for details and costs
Date: 7 Mondays Starting September 9, 2024.
Time: 9am-2pm
Location: Hillsdale Hall@THCA
Contact: [email protected]

Euchre Nights

3rd Friday of the month

Join us for Card Fun!
Get ready for a fun-filled evening of cards with friends at
our Euchre Night.
Date: Starting July 21st
Time: Doors open at 6:30pm, Games start at 7pm
Cost: $8 cash at the door. Don't forget quarters for
Register: Not required, just come and join

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Recent community news

Volunteer positions available Secretary, Outdoor Program Manager, Facility Manager etc

As a volunteer, you are a member of the Tanglewood Hillsdale Community Association team.

To see a description of these positions go to

For more information on immediately available positions please contact Graeme: [email protected]

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