Local Events

Small Business Summit

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Two Day Event at the Westin Ottawa October 22, 2019 - 5 to 8 pm Join us for the Small Business Awards and celebrate the excellence among us. Award presentations followed by keynote presented by: Robert "Cujo" Teschner, Lt. Col./Former F-22 Fighter Pilot Debrief to Win: How America's Top Guns Practice Accountable Leadership . . . and How You Can, Too! October 23, 2019 - 8 am to 4 pm A learning and networking day full of presentations from thought leaders on how to grow your business. Keynote address presented by Pierre Cleroux, Chief Economist, BDC.

CSE Fall Job Fair

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

A Fall Job Fair
If you are currently in a hiring mode or will be soon, would you be
interested in an opportunity to participate in a fall Job Fair here in
Kemptville?
We will provide a table and chairs to promote your business and to meet and
screen potential candidates.
If you are unable to attend, but would still like to have your jobs posted,
CSE would be happy to post your jobs and to collect applications on your
behalf.  Employers would only need to forward their job descriptions to us

Health and Safety in the workplace! Your responsibilities as small business owner

Friday, September 27, 2019 - 7:30am to 9:30am

Please Join us on Friday September 27,19 at the New Rideau Restaurant for our last Breakfast Seminar of the year with Guest speaker Vicky Waldrick, Regional Communtiy Coordinator with Workplace Safety & Prevention Services.

“Road Map to Simple Safety” where Vicky essentially give a basic overview of who the System Partners are, what the road map is and a basic overview for some of the core requirements for health and safety in the workplace for small businesses i.e. Duties and Responsibilities, Hazards and Training & Orientation. 

NGAG Art Vernisage 2019

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 11:30am to 4:30pm

An intimate art event in the heart of Old Town Kemptville: Art Vernisage 2019
Take in the stunning river views on the patio of one of Kemptville's finest restaurants. Salamanders provides a welcoming and elegant setting. Enjoy good food, refreshments, and local colour: over 14 local artists showcasing their original works!
Join us Saturday, July 20th from 11:30 am – 4:30 pm for local art and the friendly service and atmosphere of Salamanders restaurant. Restaurant details at www.salamanders.ca.

Medicinal HERB WALK

Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Join Dr. Shawn Yakimovich, Naturopathic Doctor for the 9th annual medicinal herb walk in the Ferguson Forest Centre! We will meet at the parking lot on the Settlers Trail, located on the west side of Highway 44, just north of Kemptville Public School, then follow the portion of the Settler's Trail that traverses the Ferguson Forest Centre. Dress for the weather, and bring bug repellent! The trail is gravel and flat. All ages welcome. Enjoy a little exercise and become familiar with the medicines that grow all around us!

Rockin' at Riverside

Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 1:00pm to 10:00pm

Join us for some tasty BBQ & live music at Riverside Park on Saturday, June 29th at 1:00 PM.
This event is hosted by the 100 Men, Women & Kids of North Grenville. The purpose is to raise awareness about the initiatives of the organizations and funds to help fund those initiatives.
The event will have a BBQ, live music, beer tent, yoga, and other fun activities!