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Spencer Scharf – Award winning artist giving lessons in Findlay Creek

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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASpencer Scharf is an award-winning finger-style & slide guitarist with smooth tenor vocals. A seasoned & charismatic performer who delivers an energetic, upbeat mix of folk rock & blues, he’s had solo gigs at Bluesfest, CityFolk & a wide variety of venues including the Governor General’s & Irish Ambassador’s residences, City of Ottawa and many private events. His performances feature guitars, banjo, mandolin, ukulele, harmonica & keyboard. He’s a regular at Hunter’s Public House, FarmTeam Cookhouse, Ralph’s Sports Bar (Bank St & Laurier St locations), the Royal Oak (Meadowbrook & Orleans locations), and at the Findlay Creek Family Fun Day & Breakfast with Santa.

Spencer earned his Honours Bachelor of Music degree from Carleton University, where he was on the Dean’s Honours List and was awarded a lifetime membership in the International Golden Key Honours Society for his outstanding placement and excellence in the music program.

Spencer gives lessons in Findlay Creek on voice and all the instruments he plays, including:

  • Guitars of all kinds – 6 string, 12 string, 8 string baritone & electric 12 string
  • Dobro / slide guitar
  • Banjo
  • Ukulele / Guitalele (6 string ukulele tuned like a guitar)
  • Mandolin
  • Piano / keyboard
  • Harmonica
  • Voice

Your own instrument is required, except for piano / keyboard. Rates are $25 for a 30 minute lesson and $50 /hr.

Contact: spencer@spencerscharf.com


Compu-Home – Community Partner + Discounts for FCCA members!

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The FCCA is pleased to Welcome Compu-Home to the Findlay Creek Community Partner Family! Thanks so much for supporting our community! In addition to their support they are offering FCCA Members 10% off – See Below for details!


A New Service and a New Idea

Ordinary people who use computers in their homes and businesses sometimes need a consultant too, just like big corporations, but at a price that’s reasonable for everybody.

 Experienced and Personal

We’re a family team with a combination of experience and common sense, and we have been helping people in Ottawa and area with their home and business computers for the past 20 years.

 In Home Service – Backed up by a Full Workshop

Problems can usually be diagnosed much faster on site. You don’t have to disconnect your equipment and lug it to a shop, so you’re back in action faster.  Bigger jobs can be more efficient in our fully-equipped workshop.

Compu-Home Can Help You Choose and Use Your Technology

Call Malcolm, Cory or Dan, to discuss how we can help you.

Mention that you are a member of the
 Findlay Creek Community Association, and receive a 10% discount on all of our services.


Findlay Creek Garage Sale

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garage sale genericThe Findlay Creek Garage Sale will be taking place on June 3rd from 8am-12pm. If you’re interested in registering your sale you can do so HERE. Registration cut off is May 31st, and the SALE MAP will be available shortly after! The event is rain or shine! :)


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The OCDSB is looking to name the new school in Findlay Creek and they want your input!

The Board is doing a 2 phase survey to get from residents and future students!

The survey takes place from Wednesday, April 12 to Thursday, April 20th.  Following the close of survey the Naming Task Force will examine all suggestions that meet criteria and choose a shortlist of 5 names.  You will have an opportunity to complete a second survey, choosing from the top 3 names from the shortlist.  The second survey will open on Friday, April 21, till noon on Tuesday, April 25.

Well what are you waiting for! Click the link below to NAME OUR SCHOOL!




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