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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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

Happy Canada Day!!!

Shakespeare Play in the park Sept 29th from 6:30 to 8:30

Due to illness of the actors, this event will be cancelled for Canada Day. We hope you can find other activities to enjoy your day! A company of fools will bring a Shakespeare play (Hamlet) to the park beside 30 Woodfield Drive Bring a lawn chair or a blanket and some bug repellent. Enjoy the play. We will have a craft table for children. Please bring a donation (pay what you can - suggested donation of $20)

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Community garden

We are happy to announce that our Community Garden has received approval by Just Food and the City of Ottawa Public Health guidelines to be open. To become a registered garden member click on “More garden details” below.

The community garden is in need of a Garden Coordinator. To find out more about this opportunity, or if you have any 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

NROCRC Summer camp

July 18-22 & Aug 8-12 Time 8am to 4pm for ages 7 -12

NROCRC will run a summer day camp with activities such as crafts, games and sports for kids
Registration: email: [email protected]

Crafting Session {Adults}

Second Sunday of each month from 2 to 4pm

Adults will bring whatever they wish to work on (i.e. knitting, sewing, embroidery, etc.) and share ideas.
Socialize with others that enjoy being creative. Participants must bring all their own supplies as this is a free program.
To register: contact Caroline Freemantle at [email protected]

COVID Online 3rd Party programs & info

See websites for individual programs that you can join online.

follow links to find online programs & info
We now have a weekly calendar for online events on this page

Activity calendar

Recent community news

Neighbourhood Watch Coordinator and Business Liaison

As a volunteer, you are a member of the Tanglewood Hillsdale Community Association team to help residents and businesses of the neighborhood with security and promotion. To see a description of these positions go to   For more information on immediately available positions please contact Graeme:  [email protected]

More community news

Councillor’s Update

Read the newsletter from Ward 9’s Councillor, Keith Egli.

Councillor’s Newsletter

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