Mountain Equipment Co-op in Ottawa is hosting Paddlefest on May 25th at Mooney's Bay Park (2960 Riverside Drive). Take part in on-the-water Canoe, Kayak and SUP clinics for $10 each or attend a workshop on the shore for free. There will be a gear swap and many booths from various vendors. Paddlefest is for all ages and skill levels, so if you are curious about heading out on the water, this is a great place to get started.