CBBAG Ottawa Valley Chapter
The CBBAG Ottawa Valley Chapter meets the second Wednesday of each month (September through June) from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Sandy Hill Community Centre at 250 Somerset Street East in Ottawa. The meetings are open to both members and the general public and involve presentations on a wide variety of topics and a sharing of ideas and projects completed by Chapter members. The Chapter also organizes a series of weekend workshops each year to provide hands-on training in a variety of book arts related skills.
The contact person for the Ottawa Valley Chapter is Stephen Quick, who can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
HistoryOriginally formed as the Bytown Book Artists, the Ottawa Valley Chapter of the Canadian Bookbinders and Book Artists Guild is a volunteer-run organization whose mandate is to create a spirit of community among bookbinders and book artists and between these individuals and the wider book community; to promote greater public awareness of bookbinding and the book arts; and to foster excellence in bookbinding and the book arts by organizing education opportunities and exhibitions.
- Chair: Stephen Quick
- Treasurer & Workshop Coordinator: Spike Minogue
- Secretary: Susan Pinard
- Program Coordinator: Wendy Feldberg
- Communications: Holly Dean
- Archivist: Geneviève Samson