Calendar of Ottawa Local Events
November 14 – 21, 2004
Friday, November 12 – Restorative Justice Week Ottawa Launch
City Hall, Andrew S. Haydon Hall/Jean Pigott Place, 110 Laurier Avenue East
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm for presentations
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm for refreshments/networking
Presenters: Herb Kreling, Moderator, Chief Vince Bevan, Ottawa Police Services, Diane Holmes, Ottawa City Councillor, Louise Dupont, Deputy Crown Attorney, Norm Boxall, Criminal Defence Attorney, St. Peter High School Improv Team, Elaine Shipley, Aboriginal Woman Hand Drummer
Monday, November 15 – Restorative Justice Week Panel Discussion and National Launch
Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada
National Library Auditorium, 395 Wellington Street
10:00 am to 12:00 pm for Panel Discussion
Panel Speakers: Mary Campbell, A/Director General, PSEPC (Moderator), Jamie Scott, Collaborative Justice Project (RJ practitioner), Scott Dubois (RJ participant), and Dan Gardner, Ottawa Citizen
Members of the panel will discuss their experiences with Restorative Justice and answer questions from the audience.
Tuesday, November 16 – Restorative Justice in a Multifaith Context
Sir Wilfrid Laurier Building, 340 Laurier Avenue West, Main Floor Boardroom
12:30 pm to 2:00 pm
Panelists will give their particular faith perspective on Restorative Justice. A question and answer period will follow.
Thursday, November 18 – RJ Arts Fest
Mac Hall in the Bronson Centre, 211 Bronson Avenue
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Open House and Refreshment
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
An Evening Of Artistic Expression About Restorative Responses To Crime featuring Maria Hawkins, The Blues Lady and Oni – The Haitian Sensation, MASC Theatre and others!!!
Tickets at The Ottawa Folklore Centre and Ginn Photo – $10.00, Seniors/Students $5.00
Friday, November 19 – Youth Event
St. Paul University, 223 Main Street, Main Building (Pavilion Guigues)
9:30 am to 3:15 pm
A plenary session and a series of interactive workshops for high school youth illustrating Restorative Justice approaches to crime.