Archive for October, 2010

Meeting Mr. Urmas Paet, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Estonia

October 20, 2010

The Embassy of Estonia is pleased to invite the members of the Ottawa Estonian Society to a meeting with Mr. Urmas Paet, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Estonia, on Wednesday, November 3, 2010, at 4.30 pm to 5.30 pm at the National Arts Centre, Josee’s Lounge, 53 Elgin, Ottawa

Please confirm your attendance to the Embassy by October 27, by e-mail or by phone 613-789-4222.


Lecture by author Eric Tamm

October 20, 2010

Join author and adventurer Eric Enno Tamm for a lecture and discussion on his latest book, “The Horse That Leaps through Clouds: A Tale of Espionage, the Silk Road and the Rise of Modern China.”
When: Thursday, October 28, 2010, 7 pm,
Where: Army Officers’ Mess, 149 Somerset Street West, Ottawa, ON

He’ll be presenting a slideshow about retracing the epic journey of a Russian spy who trekked from St. Petersburg to Beijing a century ago along the Silk Road. Books will be for sale as well. For more information, please visit


Art Show

October 19, 2010

The Ottawa Latvian Art Show takes place

Saturday, 23 October 1:00 – 6:00 pm and
Sunday, 24 October 12:00 – 2:00 pm, at the
Peace Latvian Lutheran Church, 83 Main (at Lees)
> paintings, photos, fabrics, crafts, etc.
> Mingling with artists and art lovers
> enlightening for young and old
> 1:30 pm reception and unveiling
> live music
> coffee and refreshments
> admission free, donations welcome