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Sunny weather for fun event News - Sunny, warm weather with blue skies overhead prevailed for the free fun community event hosted by the Richmond Co-operative Nursery School in Richmond last Sunday afternoon. The grassed area beside St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, which is the home for the Nursery School premises, was the location for the activities such as face painting. There was another group of tables which generated bubbles which floated into the air. One of the bubble making machines was in the form of a fish with the bubbles coming out of its mouth. There was also a set of tables set up filled with goodies for the youngsters and parents who attended the event. There was a cupcake tree, plates of goodies and watermelon slices, along with drinks. The Richmond Co-operative Nursery School provides a part-time pre-school program for children aged 2 to 4 years. A child in the age 2-3 year old program must be two years old by Dec. 31 of the year in which he or she starts the program. A child is registered for two half days per week. A child in the age 3-4 age program must be three years old by Dec. 31 of the year in which he or she starts the program. The child is registered for three half days per week. The Richmond Co-operative Nursery School is a nonprofit pre-school, licensed by the Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services under the Day Nurseries Act. The school is a member of the Ottawa Valley Co-operative Preschool Association. As a co-operative, the Nursery School is wholly owned JOHN CURRY/METROLAND and run by the parent members as a non-profit organizaThree year old Mia Seabrooke happily holds a cupcake from the tion. cupcake tree which was at the community fun event which was held by The goal is to broaden each child’s learning experience the Richmond Co-operative Nursery School in Richmond last Sunday through play, with group and individual activities but afternoon. without structured academics. By experimenting in play,

Western Light Rail Transit Corridor Extension (Lincoln Fields to Bayshore Station) Planning and Environmental Assessment Study Open House #1 Thursday, June 19, 2014 Foster Farm Community Centre Gymnasium 1065 Ramsey Crescent, Ottawa 6 to 8:30 p.m. Transit Access: approximately 250m walk from Pinecrest Station By attending this open house session, you will learn more about this study for a light rail transit (LRT) corridor to run between the planned Western LRT Corridor (from a junction south of Lincoln Fields Station) and Bayshore Station. At the meeting, City Staff will provide information on the process and objectives and identify preliminary design issues to be addressed by the study. You will have the opportunity to meet and discuss your comments with the study team. The City’s Transportation Master Plan (TMP 2013) identifies the Western Light Rail Transit Corridor Extension as a component of the future expanded rapid transit network, integral to achieving modal share targets for public transportation. Study Area The Study Area extends between the existing Transitway (from a junction south of Lincoln Fields Station) and Bayshore Station, along Highway 417. The Environmental Assessment portion of the study will be undertaken in accordance with the Transit Project Assessment Process (TPAP) as prescribed in Ontario Regulation 231/08, Transit Projects. The final Environmental Project Report will be integrated with that of the Western Light Rail Transit Corridor (Bayview to Baseline) Planning and Environmental Assessment Study. Accessibility is an important consideration for the City of Ottawa. If you require special accommodation, please call or e-mail the project lead below.

music and crafts, children develop socially, emotionally, physically and intellectually. Children learn to co-operate with one another and celebrate differences. The Richmond Co-operative Nursery School is located in the basement at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church at 3529 McBean Street in Richmond. The Nursery School can be contacted by email at Richmond_nursery_school@hotmail.com or by phone at 613838-2575.

PUBLIC MEETINGS All public meetings will be held at Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West, unless otherwise noted. For a complete agenda, please visit Public Meetings and Notices on ottawa.ca or call 3-1-1.

Tuesday, June 10 Planning Committee 9:30 a.m., Champlain Room Wednesday, June 11 City Council Meeting 10 a.m., Andrew S. Haydon Hall

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