The CBBAG Ottawa Valley Chapter meets on the second Wednesday of each month (September through June) from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Our meetings take place at the Sandy Hill Community Centre250 Somerset Street East in Ottawa in the upstairs game room.

The meetings are open to both members and the general public and involve presentations on a wide variety of topics and a sharing of ideas and projects.

Programme for the 2018-2019 season

12 Sep 2018 Summer Activities / Challenges – Ideas, Topics and Choices
Minutes for September
#1 starts
10 Oct 2018 Talk: My Apprenticeship by John Holmes
Minutes for October
Sign-up begins
14 Nov 2018 Columbia Finishing Mills with Dan Ploudre
Minutes for November
Sign-up ends
12 Dec 2018 FOLD – hands-on demo folding structures with Susan Pinard
Minutes for December
#1 ends
#2 starts
09 Jan 2019 Update on the status of the Book Arts Lab at Carleton University
Minutes for January
13 Feb 2019 Cancelled due to winter storm
Makers’ tables with Spike Minogue and others
13 Mar 2019 Byzantine binding with Paul Champion-Demers
Minutes for March
#2 ends
#3 starts
Maps due and sets distributed
10 Apr 2019 Art of the Book submission by Roxanne Lafleur
Minutes for April
08 May 2019 Image Transfer with Roxanne Lafleur Binding show and tell
12 Jun 2019 AGM – End of year celebration and Flea Market #3 ends


Past meetings