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CAlling all youth! budding actors needed for barrhaven plays

Do you want to Act and Perform? If you're between the Ages of 14-18, here's your chance!

This Project will invite youth to learn new theatre and performance skills & collect the stories of their neighbourhood to create and perform the tales of their community, representing and celebrating Canadian lived experience through the lens of their neighbourhood.

Program Details:

Spring/Summer Session                                          Fall Session
Program Dates:                                                       Program Dates:
Tuesdays, April 18th-June 20th                               Tuesdays, Sept. 19th-Oct. 24th
Program Times:                                                       Program Times: 
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm                                                 6:00pm to 8:00 pm
Public Performances:  To be determined in the summer and fall of 2017!

Where: 16 Kilbarron Road, Barrhaven Community House, Nepean Housing Corporation

For more Info about the Program, Contact:
Naomi Tessler, Artistic Director/Facilitator
Branch Out Theatre
Ottawa: 343-882-0887

Barrhaven Run for Roger Neilson House 10th Anniversary

We're back! The 10th year of the amazing Barrhaven Run is here, and we're gearing upto run for Roger Neilson House on Saturday, June 10th 2017.

The first annual Barrhaven Run for Roger’s House was held in June 2008 and since then the event has grown each year with competitive and novice runners from around the country taking part. Together over $250,000 has been raised to support Roger Neilson House since 2008.

Promote your business and support Roger Neilson House! Your sponsorship will allow us to ensure that all funds raised are directed to Roger Neilson House to support families with children living with life-limiting illnesses and those seeking bereavement services. See our sponsorship package here. Visit our website for more information.

Why should you help us raise funds for Roger Neilson House? The house is dedicated to providing compassionate, loving and skilled palliative care to support the needs of children, youth and their families in our community. As one of only six paediatric palliative care houses in Canada it plays an important role for those who need it.
Find out more about Roger Neilson House here.

Oktoberfest ottawa- details coming soon for October 2017

Oktoberfest Ottawa Presented by the Businesses of Barrhaven is a Fall Harvest Music Festival being held
in Oktober 2017 in the 21,600 square feet Myers Volkswagen Auto
Haus at Clarke Fields Park in Barrhaven. Join us Friday and Saturday for Oktoberfest inspired Fall
Harvest contests, competitions, fantastik food and marvelous musik not to mention the great craft biers
courtesy of our many fine local breweries making this year’s heritage fall music festival a party
you cannot afford to miss! #WEAREBARRHAVEN

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Kiwanis Club of Barrhaven

Regular meetings held at Moncions YIG 685 River Road bi-weekly on Thursdays from 7-8 pm.

Canadian Blood Services Barrhaven Clinics

Canadian Blood Services collects all the blood that is used to make blood products for hospital use in Canada. They collect this blood from volunteer donors at various mobile and permanent collection sites. Blood is used to help treat patients suffering from cancer, blood disorders, traumas and those undergoing surgery among others.
In Barrhaven, there is a blood donor clinic held every month. The blood that is collected goes to help local hospital patients.
There are also opportunities for local businesses to sponsor a clinic in the Barrhaven area.

For more Information:
Call Jennifer Heale at 613-560-7149

Love to sing? Chapman Mills Sound Connection women’s barbershop chorus!

New Members Always Welcome!
Women 16 and over are invited- 7:15 pm -9:30 pm, Jockvale Heritage School, 3131 Jockvale Road.

Visit our website,
For information contact Maxine Mercer or 613-435-7441

Nepean Masters Swim Club

If you can swim eight laps of the pool (200M) and can tread water for two minutes, are 18 years of age or older, and like the idea of fitness or competitive swimming, then Masters swimming may be for you.
We have over 230 members in four main core groups and two sub-groups. NMSC swims at the Walter Baker Sports Centre pool in Barrhaven from early September to early June. Most years, we also run a summer maintenance program for continuing swimmers.

For more information visit or email us at

Barrhaven United Church Rental Space Available

Rental space available at the church open to local organizations and groups require a temporary or permanent rental space, preferably during weekdays or evenings. We are ideally located and have lots of free parking, meeting rooms and theatre type space.


3013 Jockvale Road
Ottawa, On.
K2J 4E4
Tele: 613-825-1707

Wee Watch Barrhaven- A nonprofit, licensed home child care based association.

Working as partners with Parents and Providers, Wee Watch caters to the growth and development of children in a safe, home environment.

This licensed agency was founded in 1984 to serve the Barrhaven area. Visit or call us at 613-825-9425.

TOPS Club, Inc.- The original, nonprofit, weight-loss support and wellness education organization.

Established in 1948 to champion weight-loss support and success, we've helped millions of people live healthier lives.
Do you live in the Barrhaven area and want to join us – we meet on Tuesday evenings at 6:00 pm with the meeting start time at 6:45.  We finish up by 7:30.   Visit us at the Barrhaven United Church 3013 Jockvale Rd Barrhaven.
Contact Susan: Phone 613-838-5357 Email Website

Barrhaven Toastmasters

Meetings are 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. each Wednesday at the Southpointe Community Centre, 220 Stoneway Drive.


Looking for a school, church, sports team, community association or child care in Barrhaven?

Find what you're looking for below:

Service Groups
Sports and Leisure Organizations
Community Organizations
Child Care
Family & Social Agencies


Ottawa-Carleton District School Board

Elementary Schools

Adrienne Clarkson Elementary School
Barrhaven Public School
Berrigan Elementary School
Farley Mowat Public School
Jockvale Elementary School
Mary Honeywell Elementary School

Intermediate Schools
Cedarview Middle School

Secondary Schools
John McCrae Secondary School
Longfields-Davidson Heights High School

Ottawa Catholic School Board

Elementary Schools

Monsignor Paul Baxter School
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton School
St. Emily Elementary School
St. Luke Elementary School
St. Patrick Catholic School
St. Andrew Catholic School

Secondary Schools
Mother Teresa Catholic High School
St. Joseph Secondary School

Conseil des écoles publiques de l'Est de l'Ontario

Ecole Michaëlle Jean

Conseil des écoles catholiques de langue française

L'école élémentaire catholique Jean-Robert Gauthier
L'école élémentaire catholique Pierre Elliot Trudeau

Private Schools

Ottawa Christian School


Barrhaven Fellowship Christian Reform Church
Barrhaven United Church
Cedarview Alliance Church
Divine Word Evangelical Lutheran Church
Haven Baptist Church
Longfields Community Church
Ottawa Agape Chinese Alliance Church
Ottawa Torah Centre Chabad
Reconnect Barrhaven (Brrhaven Community Church)
Salvation Army Community Church
St. Andrew Catholic Parish
St. John The Divine Lutheran Anglican Ministry
St. Monica's Roman Catholic Church
Sequoia Community Church
South Nepean Muslim Community

Service Groups

Barrhaven Lions Club
Barrhaven Legion Branch 641
Barrhaven Toastmasters Club
Kiwanis Club of Barrhaven
Rotary Club of South Nepean

Sports and Leisure

Barrhaven Children's Softball
Barrhaven Men's Softball Association (Men's Slo-Pitch & Men's Fast Pitch)
Barrhaven Mixed Slo-Pitch League
East Nepean Little League Basebal

Barrhaven Blue Devils (Competitive Girls)
Barrhaven Girls Basketball Association (House League)

Field Hockey
Nepean Nighthawks Field Hockey

Nepean Redskins

Nepean Girls Hockey Association
Nepean Minor Hockey Association

Nepean Ringette Association

Barrhaven Scottish Rugby Football Club

Ottawa South United Soccer Club

Barrhaven Tennis Club

Community Organizations

Havenlea-Chapman Mills Community Association
Half Moon Bay Community Association

Stonebridge Community Association
West Barrhaven Community Association

Child Care

Barrhaven Child Care Centre
Barrhaven Family Resource Centre
City View Centre for Child and Family Services

Family and Social Organizations

Barrhaven Family Resource Centre
City View Centre for Child and Family Services

For more information, please e-mail Barrhaven BIA Executive Director Andrea Steenbakkers
or call (613) 825-8BIA (8242).