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2017 Christmas party

The Curling des Collines' Christmas party will be held on Wednesday December 13, 2017 at the Beaujolais restaurant, 839 rue St-Louis, Gatineau QC.

  • The cost is $25 per person.
  • The bar will be open at 5:30PM and dinner will be served at 6:30PM.
  • The Christmas meal will be a buffet. To view the menu, click here.
  • Spouses and friends are also invited.

The contact persons for this event are Suzanne Proulx and Valérie Richard. To confirm your presence, to signal any food allergies or to identify specific needs, contact Suzanne or Valérie by email at sproulx99@videotron.ca or at valerie.e.richard@gmail.com.

RSVP before December 6, 2017.

Festin-bénéfice Curling des Collines - November 10, 2017

Background
Curling des Collines is organizing a fundraising Festin-bénéfice on November 10 th at the Palais des congrès Gatineau. Construction of the 4 sheets curling centre starts on October 6th. The objective is to sell 250 tickets.

An evening to remember
Your are all invited to help us achieve our goal by:

  • talking to your contacts and business people looking for gourmet evenings;
  • purchasing tickets to spend a memorable evening with friends or family; or
  • sharing to as many people as possible to attract new curling enthusiasts.

Feast concept - 6 chefs and 1 sommelier that will rock your taste buds!

  • Reception: Small snacks accompanied by a cocktail.
  • Meals and wines: 4 meal stations offering a glass of wine at each station.
  • Dessert: 1 Dessert canapé station offering a glass of ice cider.
  • Drinks: Selection of wines and ice cider from our sommelier’s private imported collection.

Poster and Menu
You will find a poster providing all the details as well as the menu for the evening.

Ticket purchase
To reserve your tickets, register yourself by email with: john_turnbull@hotmail.com
Mr. John Turnbull will arrange to have your tickets sent to you by one of our vendors.

Funspiel at RCMP Curling Club - October 28, 2017

Curling des Collines is organizing a fun tournament which serves as a fundraiser for its new Curling Centre. It is a "Funspiel" that will be held at the RCMP Curling Club on October 28, 2017. The games are scheduled at 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm. There is absolutely no curling experience required, giving you an opportunity to play in a curling centre similar to what we plan to build. The cost is $20 per player and you will play one 8 end game. The RCMPCC is providing the ice time at a cost of $10 per player. Registration profits will go to Curling des Collines.

Form your team or if you are alone, give your name and we will find you a team. You can register by sending an email to francinejchartrand@hotmail.fr. RSVP and payment before October 20, 2017.

Official ground-breaking - October 6, 2017

The Chelsea, La Pêche, Gatineau municipalities and its’ surrounding areas will have a new curling centre! In fact, the official ground-breaking for this 3.56 million dollar project was held on Friday Oct 6, 2017.

The construction should be completed by the summer of 2018, ready for the start of the 2018-2019 curling season. Over 300 people are currently anxious to curl in the charming municipality of Chelsea, and there is room for many more. We will now have a place where we can offer a multi-generational sport. Curling des Collines will be the only 4 sheet curling centre in the Outaouais.

After six years of hard work by a group of dedicated volunteers, the construction of the new curling centre is now becoming a reality. The group can’t wait to see its’ centre built, to start managing it and to welcome numerous interested curlers.

You can view some of the photos taken on that day on .

Public meeting - September 12, 2017

Hurry, hurry hard!  Curling des Collines will be starting construction of its new curling centre within days, with completion by summer of 2018.  You can learn more about us and this project by attending a public meeting on September 12, at 7:30 at the Meredith Centre, 2nd floor, 23 Cecil Road, Chelsea.  Everyone is welcome, and feel free to bring a friend. In order to assist us in the planning of the meeting, please RSVP by sending an email to vp@curlingdescollines.ca.

2017 - 2018 season

For the 2017 - 2018 season, games are once again played at the RCMP Curling Centre, on Wednesdays at 9:30 am and 11:30 am and on Fridays at 9:00 am. The season consists on 21 games starting on the following dates:

  • Wednesday games: October 4, 2017;
  • Friday games: September 29, 2017.

The membership fees are $25.

The cost for a full season is:

  • $275 to play one game per week ($250 plus $25 membership fees);
  • $500 to play two games per week ($250 plus $225 plus $25 membership fees).

For spares, the cost is $15 per game or $10 if you paid your $25 membership fee.

MJ.M.D. Pizza Luigi golf tournament - August 28, 2017

The MJ.M.D. Luigi Pizza restaurant is organizing a fundraising golf tournament for the benefits of Curling des Collines.

Please note the date change: The tournament will be held on August 28 instead of August 14, at the Edelweiss Golf Club. The cost is $86 per person which includes green fees, power cart and dinner. It's $20 for the dinner and $66 for the green fee and power cart. The time of arrival is at 11:00AM for a tee-off time at noon. Dinner will be served at 6:00PM and will include 4 kinds of pizzas from MJ.M.D. Luigi Pizza. There will also be a 50/50 draw along with a silent auction.

To obtain more information and to register, visit the website www.mjmdluigipizza.ca.

You can also reserve and pay at MJ.M.D. Luigi Pizza in Chelsea or in Wakefield. We invite you to participate in great numbers and we thank Dan Sabourin for organizing this event.

Mont Cascades golf tournament - June 22, 2017

On June 22, 2017, Curling des Collines held its annual fundraising golf tournament at the Mont Cascades Golf Club. There were 150 people who participated in this tournament, all with an enjoyable weather.

We raised a little over $12,000 thanks to all the participants and our generous sponsors.

A special THANK YOU goes to Francine Chartrand, Denise Carrière, Suzanne Proulx and the Mont Cascades golf club for organizing this wonderful tournament.

You can view some of the photos taken on that day on .

Funspiel at the RCMP Curling Club - April 9, 2017

We are organizing a friendly curling tournament on Sunday April 9, 2017, at the RCMP Curling Club, 115 St-Laurent Blvd, Ottawa. All proceeds for that day will go towards the funding for our new curling center. Details are the following:

  • three available draws of games starting at 9:00AM, 11:15AM and 1:30PM respectively;
  • open to new and experienced players;
  • each game is 8 ends;
  • cost is $20 per player.

Form your own team or if you are alone, give us your name and we will find you a team. You can register by sending an email to Francine Chartrand. RSVP and payment before March 24, 2017.

Thanking you in advance for your participation.

Fundraising dinner - March 24, 2017

We will hold a fundraising dinner on March 24, 2017 at 6:00PM at the restaurant Au Beaujolais, 839 rue Saint-Louis, Gatineau Qc.

The cost is $25 per person and the menu is pickerel, rice, chef salad, tea, coffee (chicken breast if you do not eat fish and you must inform us).

Our goal is to have 350 persons, therefore the invitation will be sent to all our supporters and the members of Curling des Collines are strongly encouraged to participate and to invite at least 2 persons.

We thank Suzanne Proulx for organizing this event.

2017 Funspiel in Shawville

Curling des Collines is organizing a fun tournament which serves as a fundraiser for its new Curling Centre. It is a "Funspiel" that will be held at the Shawville Curling Club on January 14 and 15, 2017. There is absolutely no curling experience required, giving you an opportunity to play in a curling centre similar to what we plan to build. The cost is $100 per team of four players and you will play two games on the same day.

So please put a team together and come and have lots of fun. You will find more information on this event in the registration form. Registrations should be submitted no later than January 8, 2017.