Events and Meetings
In the summer months, the club meets weekly every Tuesday evening for "running" meetings. As of 2013, this is held at the Howe-Ross Pond, in a disused end of one of Tomlinson's quarries. The club also participates in a variety of community events throughout the summer, in locations that are more accessible to the public.
Our 2016 calendar of community events is expected to include these great activities.
Winter 2015-2016 Meetings
Wednesday, October 7th, 2015, at 19:30, marks the start of our monthly indoor meetings at the Royal Canadian Legion in Bell's Corners (Google Maps). These meetings are used to discuss news, for events planning, and to show off new model boat accomplishments. The meetings are usually on the first Wednesday of every month. The dates are:
- October 7th, 2015
- November 4th, 2015
- December 2nd, 2015
- January 6th, 2016
- February 3rd, 2016
- March 2nd, 2016
- April 6th, 2016
- May 4th, 2016
Summer 2016 Meetings
Official start of Tuesday runs - Tomlinson Howe-Ross Quarry
May 3, 2016
Come down and see us, every Tuesday, between 6pm an 8:30pm (approx). If the weather's bad, or we're not there, we're probably at a nearby Tim Horton's.
Submarine Regatta - Dows Lake
June 25, 2016
The fifteenth annual Ottawa meeting of the SUBCOM ON, bringing together model submariners from across Ontario. Come see these most complex of models as they perform various sailing maneuvers and compete against one another.
Stewart Park Festival - Perth, Ontario
July 16, 2016
Sail in the mighty Tay river, right in the heart of downtown Perth, with lots of musical entertainment for the family. Event starts at 10am and continues until 4pm.
Canalfest - Merrickville, Ontario
July 30, 2016
Come watch as club members run with the big boys, in the Rideau Canal locks. A beautiful park setting, our membership will participate on the Saturday. Boats will run from 10 to 4.
Last Day at Pond
October 25, 2016
This is the last official summer meeting at the Pit. After this, the water generally becomes more solid than liquid.