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 Centre, 250 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 2016-2017 season
|14 Sep 2016||10th Anniversary Celebration Meet and Greet: cake and coffee
Minutes for September
|12 Oct 2016||Field Trip: Exhibit Tour, Archives and Special Collections, University of Ottawa Library (proceeding on foot from Sandy Hill to the U of O)
Minutes for October
|09 Nov 2016||Conservator Talk: Decorative Papers: History and Design
Minutes for November
|14 Dec 2016||Make paper gift boxes in the Masu design
Minutes for December
|11 Jan 2017||Movie Night
Minutes for January
|08 Feb 2017||Demo and hands-on: Chinese Sewing Kit (materials supplied; details TBD)
Minutes for February
|08 Mar 2017||Talk: “Codicology and The Archaeology of Early French Printed Books of Hours by the Hardouyns”
Minutes for March
|12 Apr 2017||Talk: “Painting Without Brushes”: Elizabeth Cleaver: Canadian Children’s Book Illustrator and Book Artist
Minutes for April
|10 May 2017||SWAP Presentation (individual and bound)
Minutes for May
|14 Jun 2017||AGM & Next Year Planning
Minutes for June
Learn about what we did at our past meetings.