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.

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Neighbourhood Watch

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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

Halloween Party

Sunday October 29 2023 from 2 to 4pm (for crafts) OR 6 to 8pm (for dancing to music)

Join us for some Halloween fun & crafts Wear your costume. Click on More details and Please register by emailing [email protected] to let us know how many people are coming and what time you would like to come

More details

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

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

Crafting Session {Adults}

Second Sunday of each month from 2 to 4pm Not during the summer

Enjoy a cup of tea, good conversation, and time for you to work on whatever special project you have on the go (knitting, embroidery, sewing, sketching, etc.). Please note, these are not lessons, but rather a chance to get to know fellow crafters in our community, to inspire each other, and to learn from each other.
Cost: FREE Bring your own supplies.
To register email [email protected]

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Recent community news

Volunteer positions available Rink Supervisor, Secretary, Outdoor Program 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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