2015 Annual General Meeting

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Feed the Soil Compost Event

Our neighbours at Dynes Family House are hosting an event this Thursday at 11am, and hope that you can make it!



Should be a great way to welcome spring to Carleton Heights!



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Photos from February Frolic

Happy Spring to Carleton Heights! I’ve seen an abundance of bikers, dog walkers, kids, and yard work happening since the snow and ice thawed! Before we say goodbye to the chill of winter, here’s some awesome photos from this years February Frolic from Naomi at Caught in the Moment Photography

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With that, we can kick winter out the door and welcome spring with open arms!


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Looking for Members

CHARA is currently looking for someone to take on the role of our treasurer!

Volunteering at a not for profit, such as CHARA is a great way to become involved in your community, to add something a little extra special to your resume, and to meet some new people. If you are interested in joining CHARA as a director or treasurer, please email us at info@carletonheights.org or you can join us at our monthly meeting.

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We look forward to meeting you!

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Hockey Day in Ottawa

The Carleton Heights and Area Residents Association will be participating in Hockey Day in Ottawa on Saturday, February 14th from 1-3pm. CHARA is trying to put together some all ages teams to participate, so if you’re into hockey then we want to hear from you!

No matter the skill or age, you can participate in this exciting endeavour to host 200 outdoor games simultaneously around the City of Ottawa!

Email eric@carletonheights.org if you would like to participate or want more information.

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Countdown to February Frolic

Our first big event of the year is coming up very soon, the February Frolic will be a great day for sure, with outdoor rink games, snowshoeing, horsedrawn sleigh rides, and so much more!

We are hard at work but need the word spread, if you would like to book in a sitting with our photographer or you would like to rent a table during the small/home based business fair then please email us at events@carletonheights.org


See you on February 1st!


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Moffat Farm Cycle Club


Our friends at the Moffat Farm Cycle Club are looking for you to become involved in this amazing charitable opportunity! If you want to become more active in the new year, then contact the Moffat Farm Cycle Club, or check out their facebook page!

From everyone at CHARA, have a safe, happy, and fun new year!

We are looking forward to seeing all the residents and friends out at the February Frolic Winter Carnival on February 1st, 2015 at the Carleton Heights Community Centre!

Happy New Year!!


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CHARA is hosting our first event of 2015 on February 1st, 2015 from 12pm-3pm at the Carleton Heights Community Centre!

We will have having a small business fair during the Frolic and we are looking for local businesses! Do you sell paintings? Make cakes? Landscape? Sell cards? We are looking to get your name out there, so come to our small business fair and meet clients in Carleton Heights and surrounding areas! Tables are $20 each, email events@carletonheights.org for more information.flyer (2)

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New Board Elected

CHARA is pleased to announce we have elected a new board of directors at our last meeting, held Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Meet the Board:

President: Ed Chaplin
Vice President: Mike Mack
Treasurer: Ian Burrows
Secretary: Ryan Anderson
Director: Jenn O’Reilly
Director: Eric Welwood
Director: Michelle Jardine
Director: Krishnahari Gautam

Thank-you to all the new and returning volunteers, the upcoming year is sure to be full of excitement! If you would like to get involved, please consider joining us at our next meeting on Tuesday, December 16th from 6:30-8pm at the Carleton Heights Community Centre.

For more information email us at info@carletonheights.org


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CHARA Board of Directors Meeting – Tuesday October 21st

The Carleton Heights and Area Residents Association’s (CHARA’s) new Board of Directors will be meeting on October 21, 2013 at 7pm at the Carleton Heights Community Centre.

Volunteers are still needed and members of the community are encouraged to attend!  Your help is needed to plan and run upcoming events in your community!

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