All residents of Overbrook and Castle Heights are invited to join the Overbrook Community Association at our Annual General Meeting, on Thursday, 19 November at 6:30 pm at the Overbrook Community Centre, located at 33 Quill Street at Queen Mary Street.
The meeting will focus on the potential of youth in our community and will feature updates from the Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre, concerning a new youth strategy for the ward. We will also hear from Minwaashin Lodge, Andrew Fleck Child Care Services, AlivEducation, and the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board.
Before our program focusing on the youth in our community, the agenda will include:
Jamaal Jackson Rogers, known as JustJamaal The Poet, a local spoken word poet will also give a short performance at the AGM.
When asked what message he might like to convey to the young people of Overbrook, Jamaal mentioned four key ideas:
We look forward to welcoming Jamaal to this meeting to focus on youth in our community.
The presentations and performance follow a short OCA business meeting which begins at 6:30 pm.