EVENTS

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Here is a listing of upcoming events:
Date Event Location
2018-01-26Manotick Shiverfest -

Manotick Village and Community Association will host their annual winter carnival, “Shiverfest”, on the weekend of January 26-27, 2018. They have chosen Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind as charity of choice for the event. Look for us throughout the event as we’ll be on-site with our pups and dogs. The fun includes a trivia competition, chili cook off, lots of family activities, and, of course, outdoor winter fun! Check https://www.manotickvca.org/shiverfest for all the details on Shiverfest!
Manotick, Ontario
2018-02-01Donate at your Ottawa LCBO Store -

You can donate to Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind at 13 Ottawa area LCBO stores until January 27, 2018. Look for our donation boxes at all cashes at the following stores: 953 Bank Street, Lansdowne; 2269 Riverside Drive, Billings Bridge; 465 Bank Street, at McLeod; 50 Rideau Street, Rideau Centre; 4305 Strandherd Drive, Barrhaven; 1363 Woodroffe Avenue, College Square; 461 Donald B. Munro Drive, Carp; 6065 Hazeldean Road, Stittsville; 665 Industrial Avenue; 3000 Richelieu Street, Rockland; 1910 St. Laurent Blvd, St. Laurent Shopping Centre; 6387 Jeanne d’Arc Blvd, Orleans; and 4220 Innes Road.
Ottawa, Ontario Selected LCBO Stores
2018-02-01Senators vs. Sabres Hockey Tickets Raffle -

Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind is hosting a fundraising raffle for two 100 level tickets to see the Buffalo Sabres vs. Ottawa Senators on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa. The package includes parking and a pre-game buffet for two in the Alumni Lounge. Raffle tickets are $10 each with a maximum of 187 tickets to be sold. Tickets can be purchased by phone at (613) 692-7777 or at Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind’s National Training Centre during business hours. You may also order raffle tickets here. You must be a resident of Ontario and minimum 18 years of age to purchase a ticket. Draw date is February 7 at 10:00am eastern. City of Ottawa Lottery License #M758054.
Ontario
2018-05-27Dollar$ for Dog$ Fundraising Walk -

Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind presents our 34th annual Dollar$ for Dog$ Fundraising Dog Walk. This is an event for the public and their pet dogs to raise funds for Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind. Raise pledges in advance and join us for a four-kilometre walk in the park on May 27. $100 in pledges will get you an exclusive Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind t-shirt; $500 gets you a $50 gift card from a major retailer; $1,000 will get you a $100 gift card. After the walk, stick around for door prizes and a barbecue. More details coming soon!
Ottawa, Ontario
2018-06-24CGDB Nine & Dine Golf Fun Day & Lobster Dinner -

Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind will host our 5th annual Nine & Dine Golf Fun Day & Lobster Dinner at the Canadian Golf & Country Club, 7800 Golf Club Way, Ashton on Sunday, June 24, 2018. The day features 9-holes of golf with cart, plus a scrumptious, full lobster dinner to follow. Shotgun start is 2:00pm, with dinner at 5:30pm, and plenty of prizes. This is meant as a fun day of golf. Experienced players are certainly welcome. However, we encourage new or occasional golfers to join in the fun, with no pressure! More information coming soon. Save the date! Email us at events@guidedogs.ca to be notified when registration opens in the spring of 2018 or contact us for additional information on sponsorship opportunities, including hole sponsors, prize and auction donors, sampling opportunities for your business, and other on course promotions.
Ashton, Ontario Canadian Golf & Country Club 7800 Golf Club Way