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. A group of members also participates in a Wednesday evening run at Brown's Inlet in the Glebe neighborhood. The club also participates in a variety of community events throughout the summer, in locations that are more accessible to the public.

Our 2018 calendar of community events is expected to include these great activities.

Summer 2018 Meetings

Official start of Tuesday runs - Tomlinson Howe-Ross Quarry

May 1, 2018

Come down and see us, every Tuesday, in the afternoon and early evening. Retired members tend to show up around 15:00. If the weather's bad, or we're not there, we're probably at Tim Horton's near Greenbank and Hunt Club.

Wednesday Runs - Brown's Inlet - Ottawa, Ontario

May 9, 2018

A group of members meets at Brown's Inlet in the Glebe every Wednesday evening during the summer months. Come and enjoy the boats in this scenic local park pond setting.

Submarine Regatta - Iroquois, Ontario

June 23, 2018

The seventeenth 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 14, 2018

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

August 4, 2018

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.

Brown's Inlet - Ottawa, Ontario

September 8, 2018

The Rideau Nautical Modellers spend an evening in the Glebe, sailing on the offshoot of the Rideau Canal known as Brown's Inlet. Members will be there from 19:30 until sunset. Rain date is September 22nd.

Last Day at Pond

October 30, 2018

This is the last official summer meeting at the Pit. After this, the water generally becomes more solid than liquid.

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