April 14, 2016

Here's what's happening in Town this weekend.......

Women in Business Networking
Fri Apr 15 / 9:00am - 10:00am

Get connected with women in business. Bring your business cards and prepare a 30 second talk to introduce yourself. Guest Speaker: Randi Goodman  Topic: 7+ easy ways to explode your business Pre-registration required.  Click here to regi...

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A Parenting & Early Childhood Conference on Raising Healthy, Creative & Resilient Children
Fri Apr 15 - Sun Apr 17

Learn how to support the growing child, and learn how families and communities contribute to the healthy development of children. Led by Sharifa Oppenheimer, author of bestseller "Heaven on Earth: A Handbook for Parents of Young Children", experienc...

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Richmond Hill Philharmonic Orchestra ~ Nordic Reflections
Fri Apr 15 / 8:00pm

The countries that ring the Arctic Circle at the northern edge of Europe may be small, but their music has had a big impact. Nordic music has a distinct sensibility that can only be described as sublime. Edvard Grieg, Jean Sibelius and Carl Nielsen n...

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Curtain Club Theatre ~ "Wait Until Dark"
Fri Apr 1 - Sat Apr 16

"Wait Until Dark", the mystery thriller by Frederick Knott, runs from April 1 to April 16. Story SynopsisDon’t let the quaint apartment of Susan and Sam Hendrix fool you. Hidden within is a score for which thieves and conmen would kill. Employ...

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Good food, including garlic, to be found at The Village Market. Saturday's Only.
Sat Apr 16 / 8:30am - 1:30pm

People come from all over the GTA. 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. You may wish to stop and enjoy something to e...

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St. Matthew's United Church Health Ministry Breakfast Series - "Hypertension: What you need to know"
Sat Apr 16 / 9:00am - 11:00am

Do you suffer from hypertension? How would you know if you had it? What are the symptoms? What is the treatment? And most importantly can you prevent it? Want the answers? Then this seminar is for YOU!Speaker:  Dr. Martin Richmond, a well known...

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Computer Information/Assistance Session, at McConaghy
Sat Apr 16 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Town of Richmond Hill Adults 55+ membership offers numerous benefits to members including a Computer Information/Assistance Session on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month at the McConaghy Centre. The Richmond Hill Computer Technology Volunte...

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Oak Ridges E-Waste Recycling Drop-off
Sat Apr 16 / 10:00am - 6:00pm

Bring your end-of-life electronics and your eco-steward attitude for Oak Ridges’ upcoming electronic waste recycling event. Ensure your electronic waste is recycled through the proper channels For more information please contact Mandy Taylor...

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"Torn Memories of Nanking", author book launch at the Central Library
Sat Apr 16 / 10:30am - 12:30pm

Tamaki Matsuoka will be at the Central Library for her much anticipated English Debut of her book Torn Memories of Nanking This is a unique and rare opportunity to hear from Tamaki Matsuoka about her arduous, yet passionate journey of documenti...

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Mill Pond Gallery Exhibition and Sale
Sat Apr 16 - Sun Apr 17

This weekend, The Mill Pond Gallery will present a display of original artwork by four of the members: Helen Litras Jean Roberts Margaret Forkan Joan Woodger Watercolour and acrylics are the mediums chosen for the creativity and talent of th...

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Victoria Ballet Company ~ Cinderella. Two Performances
Sat Apr 16 - Sun Apr 17

Victoria Ballet Company (Artitstic Director: Victoria Mironova) presents Prokovfiev's classic ballet. Performances: April 16  - 2:00pmApril 17  - 7:00pm Tickets: $31.60 - $79.00. Purchase tickets online here or call the Box Office at 905...

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Lego Block Party at the Oak Ridges Moraine Library. Ages 7 to 12.
Sat Apr 16 / 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Come out and build a Lego masterpiece! Lego fans meet and build whatever they can imagine and share their stories with each other. The Library supplies the Lego for this program. Please do not bring your own Lego into the program room.Admission: FR...

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Disco Fever Gala ~ a Mackenzie Health Fundraiser
Sat Apr 16 / 6:00pm

"Grant our wish of raising funds for the fetal monitors so we can make more families' wishes come true!" Dinner, dancing, live entertainment, silent auction and all-inclusive bar Tickets:  $130; Table of 10 $1200 Please contact Pedro at 416 9...

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Opera Belacanto of York presents La Traviata
Sat Apr 16 / 7:30pm

La Traviata tells the moving story of how the beautiful but fragile courtesan Violetta is coerced into sacrificing her one hope of personal happiness for the sake of her lover’s reputation. The performance features GTA singers soprano Alicja W...

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Back by popular demand! Flyball Governor (formally The Trytones Band) do London again.....
Sat Apr 16 / 8:30pm

.....London Pub, that is! 'Heritage & Hospitality' is on tap! Enjoy some great pub food and light rock'n roll music, dancing, fun extraordinaire!Spring has sprung, gentle breezes are in the air, the music is sweet!Band members Jim Q., Randy M.,...

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Meditation classes with Rose Hirano from the Kadampa Buddhist Meditation Centre Canada.
Sun Apr 17 / 10:00am - 11:00am

Stop Worrying, Start Living.There are many uncertainties in this life. When we naturally respond with worry, our mind becomes tight and uncomfortable and it can be difficult to think clearly or enjoy anything. In this series of classes, we will learn...

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Mill Pond Clean Up, organized by the Blue Dot Committee
Sun Apr 17 / 1:00pm - 3:00pm

The Blue Dot Committee of Richmond Hill invite the community to participate in the Town's  'Clean Up, Green Up'Meet at Mill Pond Park Gazebo - NW corner of Mill St and Trench St/Wood Lane Dress for weather! Gloves and garbage bags will be prov...

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Seedy Days - at the Central Library
Sun Apr 17 / 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Check out our first ever Seed Library, and “check out” some seeds for your garden!Never borrowed from a seed library before? It’s as easy as 1-2-3!1. Check out the seeds you would like to try to grow.2. Plant your seeds, and follow...

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York Symphony Orchestra ~ Tchaikovsky
Sun Apr 17 / 3:00pm

The power of Tchaikovsky in a concert of his most magnificent works: Tchaikovsky ~ Waltz from Sleeping Beauty Tchaikovsky ~ Piano Concerto No. 1 Tchaikovsky ~ Symphony No. 4 Guest Artist: Jerry Chen, Piano Tickets: $15.00 - $30.00. Purchase...

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