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Ottawa's Annual Bicycle Festival is Gearing Up in Support of BBBSO Capital Vélo Fest and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa are excited to announce Ottawa’s 4th annual bicycle festival and Tour La Nuit on Saturday, May 31st, 2014. The event takes place from 4pm to 11pm at Ottawa City Hall Festival Plaza and on bikes through the streets of the city.
Olympian Gilmore Junio, Michael “Pinball” Clemons and Senator Jacques Demers speaking on April 2, 2014 On Wednesday, April 2, 2014, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa (BBBSO) will host its next speaker series at the Ottawa Convention Centre beginning at 09:00 and ending at noon. The event will feature Olympian Gilmore Junio, Michael “Pinball” Clemons and Senator Jacques Demers.
Tim Hortons Bowl for Kids' Sake Annual CampaignExternal link On Tuesday, February 25, 2014, hundreds of Ottawans will gather at the Walkley Bowling Centre in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ottawa (BBBSO) for the annual Tim Hortons Bowl for Kids’ Sake campaign to help raise money for 1,000 children in our community.

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