March 6, 2016

Quote of the Week

"A scar is easily wounded."

~ Swahili Proverb

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Would you like to know what is happening in Town
after March 20th? Visit www.OnRichmondhill.com

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Events

A Morning of Inspiration. Embracing Change. Empowering Women. Celebrating International Women's Day.
Mon Mar 7 / 10:00am

Hear inspiring stories from: MARINA NEMAT International Bestselling Author, Prisoner of Tehran & After Tehran AMBER BOWMAN Central York Firefighter & 16x World Champion and a WCYR Client who will share her experience This event suppor...

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Skating at Richmond Green
Sat Jan 2 - Tue Mar 15

If you’re looking for an outdoor leisurely skate, visit Richmond Green’s artificial ice surface located behind Tom Graham Arena. There is no charge to skate. The outdoor, looped quarter mile skate trail has: covered seating area ro...

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York North Lyme Support Group
Mon Mar 7 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The York North Lyme Disease Support Group meets monthly and is open to Lyme patients and their caregivers, as well as anyone else who wants to learn about Lyme.  Some group members have environmental allergies so please refrain from wearing f...

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Monday Night Zumba® Class with Sandra Corrado
Mon Mar 7 / 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Come out for weekly Zumba® classes - Latin-inspired dance-fitness parties. Dance to a variety of Latin and International rhythms. Athletic wear, indoor running shoes with white, non-marking soles, and enthusiasm required.  Bring a sealable b...

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Interested in singing with a new community choir?
Mon Mar 7 / 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Chorus York is a new community choir looking for singers, especially basses, who can read music. Rehearsals are held Mondays from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at St. Matthew's United Church Accompanist also needed. For more information please call 905 884-45...

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Connecting the Community. Bringing together people from all sectors of the community
Tue Mar 8 / 9:00am - 11:00am

Our community has many very good people involved with many very worthwhile things. Connecting the Community meets weekly to foster "cross sector collaboration". The meeting is facilitated by Marj Andre, Director of OnRichmondhill.com. A diverse gro...

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Staples' International Women's Day Trade Show
Tue Mar 8 / 11:00am - 4:00pm

In order to create additional awareness that Staples can help make more happen for women, and specifically business women entrepreneurs, they are planning to celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8, 2016. Join the conversation #MoreBizW...

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Nutrition Workshops for Pregnant Women and New Moms
Tue Mar 8 / 11:00am - 12:00pm

Are you… Pregnant? A new mom? Do you live in Richmond Hill?If so, consider attending an upcoming community workshops to learn about healthy eating, nutrition and food safety. Share your knowledge and experience with other parents while partici...

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Coping as a Caregiver: It Takes Brains, Heart and Courage
Tue Mar 8 / 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Are you a family caregiver? Could you use a pleasant afternoon out? Join Eleanor Silverberg for this light-hearted entertaining presentation as she brings it home in providing insight and tips on how to cope better with the challenges that caregivers...

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Have Your Say on How Your Waste May be Collected in the Future
Tue Mar 8 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Currently, Richmond Hill provides weekly curbside collection of recycling (Blue Box) and organics (Green Bin). Garbage is collected every second week and yard waste is collected on scheduled Mondays. Appliances are picked up monthly by appo...

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Taste of Sunrise ~ Dining in the Dark
Tue Mar 8 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

When someone loses their vision, even something as simple as eating a meal can be a challenge. In support of the Canadian National Institute for the Blind York Region, please join Sunrise of Aurora, and Unionville at Sunrise of Richmond Hill, for di...

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Open Mic Life Every Tuesday at The Falcon and Firkin
Tue Mar 8 / 8:30pm

This is a friendly supportive environment!  Weekly food and beer specials! Kitchen stays open late! SUPPORT LIVE MUSIC! BE THE LIVE MUSIC! NEWBIES WANTED AND ENCOURAGED! This is a full service open mic  - complete with small drum ki...

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Monthly Foot Clinic at St. Matthew's United Church
Wed Mar 9 / 9:00am - 1:00pm

Walking is very important to all of us, and maybe the only form of exercise in which many of us participate. For this reason, proper foot care is very important.The foot care team - all nurses with specialized training - will, in a clinic setting:&b...

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Knowledge Makes Cents - Financial Literacy for parents - Me, a Chief Financial Parent? P2
Wed Mar 9 / 10:00am - 11:00am

Me, a Chief Financial Parent? Part 2 One-hour workshop for parents Class:  Wednesday, March 9 @10am-11am Course Description: Part 2 is a continuation of discussions and tips on how to be the best Chief Financial Parent from Me. a Chief...

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Home on the Hill Family Support Group, for those supporting a loved one with mental illness
Wed Mar 9 / 7:00pm

Are you looking after a loved one with a serious mental illness? If so, you are welcome to attend these bi-weekly meetings (2nd and last Wednedays of the month). For more information please contact Kathy at kathleen.mochnacki@gmail.com...

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Knowledge Makes Cents - Financial Literacy for parents - Me, a Chief Financial Parent? P2
Thu Mar 10 / 10:00am - 11:00am

Me, a Chief Financial Parent? Part 2 One-hour workshop for parents Class:  Thursday, March 10 @10am-11am Course Description: Part 2 is a continuation of discussions and tips on how to be the best Chief Financial Parent from Me. a Chief...

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An Afternoon with Opera Canada, at Delmanor
Thu Mar 10 / 2:30pm

Please join the residents and staff at Delmanor as they host Wayne Gooding of Opera Canada as they celebrate the history of Canadian Opera. This audio and visual presentation is a must see Refreshments to follow. Please RSVP to Susan or James at 9...

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Alexander, Who's Not Not Not Not Not Not Going to Move
Thu Mar 10 / 6:30pm

Alexander has just received some really bad news. His dad has taken a job in a city a thousand miles away, which means that he and his family are going to have to move to a whole new city. And even though his mom says, 'Wait, you’ll like it', A...

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Cold, tired, foggy-mind, can't lose weight? Thyroid optimization. Naturopathic perspectives.
Thu Mar 10 / 6:30pm

The thyroid is fundamental for your overall health at all ages. Learn naturopathic strategies for testing and a range of treatments to optimize your thyroid. Presented by Dr. Rahim Habib ND, Naturopathic Doctor. Please register 905-597-7201 or thro...

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Entrepeneurs in Residence - Inspirational Storytelling. At the Central Library
Thu Mar 10 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Are you a new entrepreneur? Considering starting a small business? The Central Library is partnering with StartUp York to bring you an evening of storytelling. Come and listen to four dynamic and passionate entrepreneurs who will give a short TED l...

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Meditation classes with Rose Hirano - Practical Compassion for Daily Life
Thu Mar 10 / 7:00pm - 7:30pm

When we experience real compassion we develop a genuinely optimistic and beneficial attitude. By integrating positive states of mind such as patience, love and compassion into our daily life – we have a healing effect on those around us and can...

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Foot Reflexology for Beginners
Fri Mar 11 / 9:00am - 1:00pm

In this 4-hour, hands-on workshop, participants will learn the fundamentals of Foot Reflexology and how to begin using it to address their common health concerns. Foot reflexology can be used to help relieve aches and pains, coughs and colds, feve...

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A Celebration of Women's Rights, by the Baha'i Committee of Richmond Hill
Fri Mar 11 / 8:00pm

Come celebrate International Women’s Rights Day, sponsored by the Bahai’s of Richmond Hill. This event will be graciously hosted at Jila Katiraee’s home at 14 Silver Fir St., Richmond Hill. Please come and bring as many guests as...

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Every Friday Night Open Mic!, at Big Daddy's
Fri Mar 11 / 9:30pm

This high energy Open Mic/Open Jam is the place to go to hear and create some awesome music! No open mic gives you more stage time! Things start about 9:30 pm and go on to 1am….ish SUPPORT LIVE MUSIC! BE THE LIVE MUSIC! NEWBIES WANTED AND...

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The Village Market - open all year round. Just on Saturdays
Sat Mar 12 / 8:30am - 1:30pm

As well as local organic produce, meats and eggs there are other products that support a healthy lifestyle. There is an excellent selection of gluten free products. Also many prepared foods - you may wish to stop and enjoy something to eat or jus...

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Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church ~ Pancake Breakfast
Sat Mar 12 / 9:00am - 11:00am

Your delicious breakfast includes pancakes with toppings of berries or whipped cream, scrambled eggs, sausages, juice, tea or coffee. Remember to wear green!  This is a St. Patrick's Day pancake breakfast ♣ Proceeds will go towards helpi...

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Free One on One Piano Lesson, offered in your home.
Sat Mar 12

StudioVivian is offering 30 minute one-on-one trial piano lessons on Saturdays!  The free trial lesson/assessment will take place at student's home at a time convenient for them.  Other days of the week may be available. To book a free les...

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LEGO Block Party
Sat Mar 12 / 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Come out and build a Lego masterpiece! Lego fans meet and build whatever they can imagine and share their stories with each other. Lego is supplied. Please do not bring your own Lego into the program room. There is one remaining Lego Block Party:...

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Hillcrest Mall hosts 'STRIDES FOR STROKE' registration event
Sat Mar 12 / 11:00am - 4:00pm

Hillcrest Mall is holding an exciting registration event for the 11th Annual Richview Manor’s Strides for Stroke in support of Mackenzie Health’s York Region District Stroke Centre. All past and first-time registrants are invited to regi...

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Remember to "Spring Forward" tonight!
Sat Mar 12

Tonight we move our clocks one hour ahead and "lose" an hour during the night. This tradition of Daylight Saving Time (and not Daylight Savings Time with an "s") wasn't just created to confuse our schedules. The change to Daylight Saving Time&nbs...

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Fifth Sunday of Lent, celebrated at Temperanceville United Church - "Rhythms of love and varieties
Sun Mar 13 / 9:30am

All are invited to join the congregation at Temperanceville United Church to observe the season of Lent. Sunday, February 14 Lent 1 “The way of humility” Sunday, February 21 Lent 2 “God's love for you is great.” Sunday,...

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Nowruz Celebration at Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts
Sun Mar 13 / 11:00am - 11:00pm

Nava Music Centre has created a full day festival to celebrate Nowruz through different art media This event runs from 11am to 11 pm. The concert starts sharp at 7 pm. Program will be started at 11:00 am in the lobby and Suit Plaza including d...

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Sunday Afternoon Weekly Open Mic at Yogi's Bar & Grill
Sun Mar 13 / 4:00pm - 8:00pm

This town’s hippest new music venue is family friendly and open to ALL genres of music! They also boast a fabulous new menu, so come for the music and stay for dinner (or vice versa!) Be the music and you might get the opportunity to play your...

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March Break Camp at JEI Richmond Hill - featuring Knowledge Makes Cents
Mon Mar 14 / 9:00am - Fri Mar 18 / 4:00pm

JEI March Break Camp, give kids the chance to participate in fun hands-on activities, and build new friendships along the way.Ms. Deborah from Knowledge Makes Cents will be making an appearance throughout the whole March Break Camp to give all the st...

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Lego Block Party - part of the fun at Richmond Green Library during March Break
Mon Mar 14 - Fri Mar 18

Come out and build a Lego masterpiece! Lego fans meet and build whatever they can imagine and share their stories with each other. This building opportunity is available Monday to Friday, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.. Lego is supplied. Please do not brin...

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Mad Science: Space Technology. A March Break Program at Richmond Green Library
Mon Mar 14 / 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Help laser light through a maze, use principles of radar technology to find hidden mountains, and launch a satellite into orbit.Discover the importance of points of reference to depth perception. From there, it’s out into space with an examinat...

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Fun with Peppa Pig! A March Break Program at the Central Library
Mon Mar 14 / 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for stories, crafts and cheeky little Peppa Pig activities!Age group: 3-5 years. Admission: FREE. Limit of 20 participants Tickets will be handed out 15 minutes before the program starts in the south walkway. Note: Children under the age...

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Lego Block Party at Oak Ridges Moraine Library
Mon Mar 14 / 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Come see what you can build with Lego at the library.Age group: 6-12 years. Admission: FREELimit of 20 participants Note: Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied by an adult to the program room for drop-off and pick-up for the safety of th...

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The Reel Thing Movie Series - Ville-Marie
Mon Mar 14 / 7:00pm

An actress mother and her estranged gay son's lives intersect with those of two medical professionals after an unexpected tragedy, forcing secrets to be revealed and personal demons to be dealt with. French with English subtitles. Tickets: $10. Pur...

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Interested in singing with a new community choir?
Mon Mar 14 / 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Chorus York is a new community choir looking for singers, especially basses, who can read music. Rehearsals are held Mondays from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at St. Matthew's United Church Accompanist also needed. For more information please call 905 884-45...

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Connecting the Community. Bringing together people from all sectors of the community
Tue Mar 15 / 9:00am - 11:00am

Our community has many very good people involved with many very worthwhile things. Connecting the Community meets weekly to foster "cross sector collaboration". The meeting is facilitated by Marj Andre, Director of OnRichmondhill.com. A diverse gro...

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Super Science: Short Circuit / Fantastic Flights a March Break Program at Richvale Library
Tue Mar 15 / 10:30am - 11:10am

Indoor Thunderstorm! – Unleash the power of wind and lighting! Lift, gravity, drag and thrust are the focus of our amazing experiments. Then, our giant electron generator will create indoor lighting, hair raising effects and much more as we dem...

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Marshmallow Building Fun- a March Break Program at Richvale Library
Tue Mar 15 / 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Does your child like to build? Come in for some awesome building fun. Using marshmallows and toothpicks, children can get really creative with designing and creating cool structures or making cutie-pie creatures. As a bonus, everyone enjoys a tasty...

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Little Red Theatre Presents: The Goose Girl. A March Break Program at the Central Library
Tue Mar 15 / 2:00pm - 2:45pm

From a Norwegian folk tale, puppets and people tell us a story about a girl named Astrid who falls in love with a sweet boy named Erik. It is also a story about a servant who is constantly mistaken for a variety of princesses. And how great selfless...

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Board Games Galore! at Oak Ridges Moraine Library
Tue Mar 15 / 3:30pm - 4:30pm

This popular program is back!Come and play some of our board games and meet new friends.Age group: 6-12 years.Admission: FREE. Limit of 15 participants Note: Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied by an adult to the program room for drop-...

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Iranian Fire Festival ~ at Richmond Green
Tue Mar 15 / 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Iranian Canadians for Nowruz Festivals is a non-profit, non-partisan and culturally-oriented organization that has been formed by a group of volunteers in order to vitalize and preserve the Iranian culture and traditions for Iranians living far away...

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York Region Parrot Club Monthly Meeting
Tue Mar 15 / 7:00pm

The Club is pleased to have Dr Markus Luckwadlt back this month to work with their members on a "hands-on wet lab" focusing on parrot first aid. Dr. Markus will walk us through and work with members on proper towelling techniques how to stop a b...

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Women In The Know - Pilates 4 U
Tue Mar 15 / 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Join Janey Walker a certified Pilates instructor and movement specialist for a Pilates class at the Canadian Academy of Therapeutic Arts (CATA).  She is a Pilates instructor with over 16 years of experience. For those who are not familiar with...

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Open Mic Life Every Tuesday at The Falcon and Firkin
Tue Mar 15 / 8:30pm

This is a friendly supportive environment!  Weekly food and beer specials! Kitchen stays open late! SUPPORT LIVE MUSIC! BE THE LIVE MUSIC! NEWBIES WANTED AND ENCOURAGED! This is a full service open mic  - complete with small drum ki...

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George Rodrigue's Blue Dog. A March Break Program at the Central Library
Wed Mar 16 / 10:00am - 11:30am

Discover the unique artist and writer George Rodrigue. His Blue Dog is the world famous character that we will learn to draw together. Paint with tempera and decorate your artwork with sparkling glittery glue! Presented by Art One AcademyAge group...

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Robin Hood and the Dragon. A March Break Program at Richmond Green Library
Wed Mar 16 / 10:30am - 11:15am

Oh no! The Sheriff has stolen the money! The best way to get it back? A dancing contest of course! Afterwards, everyone learns how to make a paper puppet to take home.Age group: 4-9 years.Admission: $6.50. Registration online at www.rhpl.richmondhi...

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Landscape inspired by Claude Monet. An March Break Art Program at the Central Library
Wed Mar 16 / 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Be ready to have some artistic fun with the help of some of history’s most famous and beloved artists. Claude Monet motivates you to create stunning art work everyone will be proud of! Learn about his life and style of painting. Presented by A...

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Geronimo Stilton fun at Oak Ridges Moraine Library
Wed Mar 16 / 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Attention Geronimo Stilton fans: join us for an afternoon of cheesy fun. We’ll play games, make a cool craft, and see how well you know the mouse himself with a round of trivia.Age group: 7-12 years. Admission: FREE. Limit of 20 participants...

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Music and Movement - a March Break Program for 4 to 6 year olds at Richvale Library
Wed Mar 16 / 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Come and enjoy an hour and a half of learning through music and movement. Co-sponsored by YMCA Ontario Early Years.Age group: 4-6 years with an adult. Admission: FREE. Limit of 30 tickets will be handed out. Please pick up your free ticket 15 min...

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It's St. Patrick's Day ~ What's it all about!?
Thu Mar 17

St. Patrick’s Day is marking the death of a saint – St. Patrick. He is credited with converting the early people of Ireland to Christianity about 1600 years ago and this was the root of the celebration. In Ireland it is a national holida...

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Family Yoga offered at the Central Library
Thu Mar 17 / 10:00am - 11:00am

Come and join our program to learn about the benefits of Yoga. Yoga promotes balance, coordination, good posture and body awareness. Co-sponsored by YMCA Ontario Early Years Please dress comfortably.Age group: 4-6 years with an adult. Admission: F...

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Super Sarah Magic Show at Richvale Library
Thu Mar 17 / 10:30am - 11:15am

Super Sarah will amaze you with her magical fun.Age group: 4-10 years. Admission: $6.50 Registration online at www.rhpl.richmondhill.on.ca Please note: If a parent or caregiver wishes to accompany a child to this program they must also purchase a...

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St. Patrick's Day Storytime at Oak Ridges Moraine Library
Thu Mar 17 / 10:30am - 11:15am

Come to the library for a fun morning of stories and songs about St. Patrick’s Day traditions.Age group: 4-6 years. Admission: FREE. Limit of 20 children Note: Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied by an adult to the program room...

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Nutrition Workshops for Pregnant Women and New Moms
Thu Mar 17 / 11:00am - 12:00pm

Are you… Pregnant? A new mom? Do you live in Richmond Hill?If so, consider attending an upcoming community workshops to learn about healthy eating, nutrition and food safety. Share your knowledge and experience with other parents while partici...

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Pawsitively Pets ~ a March Break Program at Oak Ridges Moraine Library
Thu Mar 17 / 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Calling all animal lovers! Come to the library for an afternoon of furry, slimy, slithery fun. You’ll see and touch mammals, reptiles, and amphibians in this one-hour show.Age group: 5-10 years. Admission: $6.50. Registration online at www.rh...

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Minion Mayhem. A March Break Program at the Central Library
Thu Mar 17 / 2:00pm - 3:30pm

We’re celebrating a Minion ways to have fun this March Break with crafts and games and Minions Galore!Age group: 6-9 years. Admission: FREE. Limit of 20 participants Note: Children under the age of 11 must be accompanied by an adult to the p...

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Cancer: causes, naturopathic perspectives and treatments
Thu Mar 17 / 6:30pm

Cancer is the leading cause of death in Canada. Learn new exciting research on how naturopathic treatments can help people survive better with cancer. Presented by Dr. Rahim Habib ND, Naturopathic Doctor. Please register 905-597-7201 or through www...

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Craig James Laur ~ on stage at RHCPA
Thu Mar 17 / 7:30pm

Get ready for a night full of energy, and emotion, as Toronto base Singer-Songwriter, Craig James Laur takes the stage to captivate you with songs about his life journey, love, and heartbreak.     Tickets: $25  Click here to order...

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Daniel Tiger's Neighbourhood Live! On stage at Richmond Hill Centre for the Peforming Arts, 2 shows
Fri Mar 18

The legacy of the beloved Mister Rogers lives on with the hit television series, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, from the Fred Rogers Company and PBS Kids. Now, Daniel and all of his friends are hopping aboard the trolley to delight live audiences...

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Magician X.Ray. A March Break Program at the Central Library
Fri Mar 18 / 2:00pm - 2:45pm

Magician X.Ray will amaze, amuse and astound you with his magical illusions. There will be lots of audience participation as he fascinates you with his magic.Age group: 4-10 years. Admission: $6.50. Register online. www.rhpl.richmondhill.on.ca P...

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Every Friday Night Open Mic!, at Big Daddy's
Fri Mar 18 / 9:30pm

This high energy Open Mic/Open Jam is the place to go to hear and create some awesome music! No open mic gives you more stage time! Things start about 9:30 pm and go on to 1am….ish SUPPORT LIVE MUSIC! BE THE LIVE MUSIC! NEWBIES WANTED AND...

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Get Your Garden Ready!
Sat Mar 19 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

Are you looking for advice to plan your backyard garden? Do you want to get a jump-start on the growing season? If so, come to the Oak Ridges Community Centre to learn some helpful tips and tricks to increase your garden’s bounty, build the hea...

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JEI Math Olympiad North American Contest.CONTEST
Sat Mar 19

Put your math problem solving skills to the test! This contest is for students in grades 1 -8. All participants will have the opportunity to win great prizes. $1000 Scholarship Apple iPad Mini Apple iPod Touch Amazon Gift Cards Both JEI and...

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Free One on One Piano Lesson, offered in your home.
Sat Mar 19

StudioVivian is offering 30 minute one-on-one trial piano lessons on Saturdays!  The free trial lesson/assessment will take place at student's home at a time convenient for them.  Other days of the week may be available. To book a free les...

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Essential Oils Introductory Experience with Sandra Corrado ~ "Essential Oils & Skin Care"
Sat Mar 19 / 10:30am - 12:30pm

Come out for an Essential Oils Introductory Experience! Energize, relax, rejuvenate, refresh, invigorate, clean, empower, and more. Essential oils have been used for thousands of years for many applications. Explore Young Living’s Everyday Es...

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LEGO Block Party
Sat Mar 19 / 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Come out and build a Lego masterpiece! Lego fans meet and build whatever they can imagine and share their stories with each other. Lego is supplied. Please do not bring your own Lego into the program room. Please pick up your free ticket 15 minutes...

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Sixth Sunday of Lent, celebrated at Temperanceville United Church - "Bearing witness for peace"
Sun Mar 20 / 9:30am

All are invited to join the congregation at Temperanceville United Church to observe the season of Lent. Sunday, February 14 Lent 1 “The way of humility” Sunday, February 21 Lent 2 “God's love for you is great.” Sunday,...

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Palm - Passion Sunday - celebrated at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church
Sun Mar 20 / 10:30am

All are welcome to attend Easter Services and celebrate this holiest time of year at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church. Join Jesus and his friends on a journey towards the sacrifice of the Cross and the joyous Easter surprise that Christ is Risen!...

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Palm / Passion Sunday, celebrated at Richmond Hill United Church
Sun Mar 20 / 10:30am

All are invited to attend the services at the historic Richmond Hill United Church. Sermon title: "From the joy and triumph of Jesus' entry into Jerusalem to uncertainty and fear as shadows gather"...

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Sunday Afternoon Weekly Open Mic at Yogi's Bar & Grill
Sun Mar 20 / 4:00pm - 8:00pm

This town’s hippest new music venue is family friendly and open to ALL genres of music! They also boast a fabulous new menu, so come for the music and stay for dinner (or vice versa!) Be the music and you might get the opportunity to play your...

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Good Information to Know

2016 Post Budget Meeting of York Region MPP's

On Friday March 4th, about 200 people gathered at 7:30 in the morning to hear comments from some of our local MPPs regarding the 2016 Ontario budget unveiled the previous week.• Helena Jaczek (Oak Ridges – Markham)• Reza Moridi (Richm...

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MPP Reza Moridi announced free university & college tuition for low-income students

The 2016 Ontario Budget of about $134 billion made history on February 25. Reza Moridi, Richmond Hill MPP and Minister of Training, Colleges and Universitie was very pleased to introduce the single largest modernization of the Ontario Student Assist...

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An update on what is happening in Ottawa. Majid Jowhari tells us what he's been doing.

Majid Jowhari explained what he has been doing since he got elected Member of Parliament for the riding of Richmond Hill last fall.  This meeting, held at the Bayview Hills Community Centre, on Saturday afternoon, March 5th, was for members of t...

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March's Monthly Tax Newsletter ~ by Andre La Rosa, CPA

It's Tax season.  A few things to consider this month. Fraudulent emails and phone calls – Protect yourself.Canadians continue to get emails and calls from people claiming to be with CRA and demanding you send money. Visit the CRA web sit...

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Who Helps Entrepreneurs In York Region? A Resource Guide

York Region is a great place to build and grow a business! Check out these facts, courtesy of the York Region Economic Development team at www.investinyork.ca :• About 10% of the 49,000 business in York Region are focused ICT (information, commu...

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Keep Smiling: Fake It Until You Make It!

"Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy." ~Thich Nhat Hanh   Were you aware that smiling is good for you?  According to Dr. Riggio's article in Psychology Today , smiling...

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Hire a Summer Student ~ supported by the Canada Summer Jobs program. Investing in Young Canadians

Majid Jowhari, MP Richmond Hill, would like us to know that the Government of Canada supports the efforts of small businesses to hire summer students and give our young people the experience they need to succeed in the labour market. “I encou...

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Spirituality: Understanding It and Pursuing It

Spirituality is a concept that many people talk about but one that few understand or even agree upon its definition. What follows is a start in the explanation of this concept and I hope you’ll find it useful in leading you to a greater under...

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Attention Grandmothers who are good in the kitchen!!

Chopped Canada is casting.  And they would like to hear from grandmothers, particularly in the Richmond Hill area. Each episode of "Chopped Canada" challenges four chefs to turn boxes of mystery ingredients into a three-course meal in a race a...

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