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About PAL Ottawa

We reward the artists who delight us with our applause, and often assume that success in the arts brings financial security. But very few members of the performing arts community arrive at the end of their career with an adequate pension and other resources. That’s why we created PAL Ottawa: to provide affordable housing and a support system to artists in need.

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News & Upcoming Events

PAL Ottawa Annual Membership Meeting 2017

Monday, June 5th, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM

PAL Ottawa’s Board of Directors invites you to attend PAL’s Annual Membership Meeting on June 5th at the Gladstone Theatre, 910 Gladstone Aveune. Doors open at 5:30, meeting begins at 6:00pm.

For more information, click here.

 

Join Us for Next PAL Coffee Klatch – Thursday, May 18!

Drop in to the PAL Coffee Klatch from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 18 and every third Thursday of the month afterwards at Stella Luna Gelato Café (1103 Bank Street at Sunnyside).

Enjoy the opportunity to meet up with fellow artists, artsies and arts lovers!  Everyone is welcome.

Seeking volunteers to join the PAL Ottawa Board

PAL Ottawa is looking for interested and energetic people to join the board.  We are a dedicated group of community leaders working together to offer senior artists residing in the Capital affordable housing and personal support in a creative, caring community so they can continue to live, create and inspire.

Are you interested to find out more about what we do and how you can contribute to our community of vibrant artists and arts workers?  If so, contact us to learn more: Victoria Steele at victoria.steele@bell.net (Vice Chair and Chair of the Nominating Committee) or Peter Haworth (Chair) at pnjh@me.com.

Blog

A Splendid Kitchen Party

We held our second ever Kitchen Party on March 6th and it was a splendid success. Led by Jim McNabb, our Events team transformed the hall of Glebe St. James United into a cozy cabaret. Old and new friends across the arts community met up, and everyone revelled in the...

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People and Profiles

PAL Ottawa Annual Membership Meeting 2017

Monday, June 5th, 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM PAL Ottawa’s Board of Directors invites you to attend PAL’s Annual Membership Meeting on June 5th at the Gladstone Theatre, 910 Gladstone Aveune. Doors open at 5:30, meeting begins at 6:00pm. For more information,...

Join Us for Next PAL Coffee Klatch – Thursday, May 18!

Drop in to the PAL Coffee Klatch from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 18 and every third Thursday of the month afterwards at Stella Luna Gelato Café (1103 Bank Street at Sunnyside). Enjoy the opportunity to meet up with fellow artists, artsies and arts lovers! ...

Join Us for the PAL Coffee Klatch on Thursday, April 20!

Drop in to the PAL Coffee Klatch from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on April 20 and every third Thursday of the month afterwards at Stella Luna Gelato Café (1103 Bank Street at Sunnyside). Enjoy the opportunity to meet up with fellow artists, artsies and arts lovers!  Everyone...