April 26, 2015

Quote of the Week
"Life is much less a competitive struggle for survival
than a triumph of cooperation and creativity."
~ Dr. Fritjof Capra, physicist

Events

Nordic Pole Walking with Jeanette Chronopolous
Mon Apr 27 / 6:45pm - 7:45pm

If you like walking, you’ll love Nordic Pole Walking!! Meet on Monday evenings for a 1-hr walk.  If you do not have poles and wish to join in, feel free to come and walk anyway! Benefits of Nordic Pole Walking include: Works 90% of bo...

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Wilf Wilkinson from Canadian Land Mine Association coming to speak to Rotary
Mon Apr 27 / 6:00pm

Wilf Wilkinson, former President of Rotary International, and currently on the Board of Directors for the Canadian Landmine Association will come speak about the problems and challenges of making our planet a landmine free zone. Price: $20 for dinne...

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Weekly Zumba® Class - Apr 27, 2015
Mon Apr 27 / 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Do you love music? Do you love to have fun? Are you looking for ways to tone up for Spring? Start your week right with a Zumba® class! Zumba® classes are Latin-inspired dance-fitness classes. This "exercise in disguise" is set to Mereng...

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Diversity, Equity & Inclusiivity Symposium, Gala and Awards - Apr 30, 2015
Tue Apr 28 - Thu Apr 30

The theme of this symposium is "Truth, Reconciliation & Engagement - What we know, don’t know and should know towards a journey of hope!". There are 2 days of talks and workshops on a range of topics, followed by a benefit gala on Saturday...

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Connecting the Community ~ an opportunity for 'cross sector collaboration'
Tue Apr 28 / 9:00am - 11:00am

Do you want to know how people are contributing to the well-being of the community and let others know how you are contributing? Connecting the Community meets weekly and is facilitated by Marj Andre, director of OnRichmondhill.com.A div...

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Oak Ridges Retirement Community ~ Spring Kick-Off
Tue Apr 28 / 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Is your wardrobe ready for spring?  Come and see the latest styles and trends for 2015 for the more mature and stylish woman. Enjoy a spring-inspired and delectable lunch prepared by Chef Brad to be followed by a great fashion show.   Clo...

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Richmond Hill Retirement Residence ~ A Festival of Smiles
Tue Apr 28 / 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Join the community at Richmond Hill Retirement Residence for a visit from "The Smile Theatre", doing what they do best - songs, sketches and stories that are sure to please! Space is limited! RSVP to 905-770-4704....

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"Reincarnation: Fact or Fiction?" with Dr. Paul Meschino
Tue Apr 28 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Over half of the population believe in reincarnation, but the vast amount of evidence does not come from religion. Strangely enough, it comes from science. Join Dr. Paul Meschino as he explores what has been discovered about life, death and the beyo...

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Lynda Carter Onstage at the RHCPA! - Apr 28, 2015
Tue Apr 28 / 8:00pm

Best known for winning our hearts as Wonder Woman, Lynda Carter is an accomplished singer who has performed to rave reviews before sell-out crowds around the world. Though Lynda continued to act in films and television her roots remained in music. An...

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Oak Ridges Retirement Community ~ Spring Is In the Air!
Wed Apr 29 / 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Michelle White is back again! Come out for a performance you won’t want to miss.   Michelle has appeared many times at Oak Ridges Retirement Community, and residents keep asking for her again and again.  She will deliver an exception...

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V!VA Thornhill Woods Retirement Community ~ WEL Group Singers - Apr 29, 2015
Wed Apr 29 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

This lively and talented all-female musical group never disappoints with their comical impersonations and songs. Join the community at V!VA Thornhill Woods for an afternoon of live entertainment and fun! Refreshments will be served and tours of V!VA...

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Evenings with the Astronomers ~ "Chemistry of the Chaos"
Wed Apr 29 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Evenings with the Astronomers proud to announce a brand new lectures series - CHEMISTRY OF THE COSMOS: The Properties and Origins of the Most Important Chemicals that Make Up Our UniverseWhere do all the elements actually come from? Have they always...

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Beethoven Fest - Lecture & Recital on Beethoven Sonatas: Waldstein Sonata, Opus 53
Wed Apr 29 / 7:30pm

Graham Jackson will talk about the inner drama he has discovered in these works. It will not be an academic analysis, but rather an exploration of an imaginative picture of what is going on.In the “Waldstein”, for instance, he finds a kin...

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Explore Your Creativity with the Richmond Hill Creative Eye
Thu Apr 30 - Sun May 3

Create a beautiful bracelet, earrings, pendant and more at their public workshop weekend event, just one week before Mother's Day. All workshops are $40 including supplies. “Make & Take" items start at $3 and up. Artisan's tables will be...

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Evergreen ~ Caring for Your Garden the Natural Way
Thu Apr 30 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Evergreen, in partnership with the Town of Richmond Hill, is offering this organic plant care and maintenance workshop. Eating organic means growing organic. Please come out for this discussion of the many ways that you can care for your garden natu...

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Cancer Recovery's "Diamonds & Pearls" Gala
Thu Apr 30 / 6:30pm - 11:00pm

Consider helping those who help people and their families with dealing with cancer. This "Diamonds & Pearls" gala will feature: Cocktails Silent Auction Wine Pull Entertainment Delicious dinner menu options. Tickets: $100.  Tables...

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Partagez le Francais! - Free French Language Conversation Group - Apr 30, 2015
Thu Apr 30 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

This French language conversation group welcomes adults (from francophones to beginners) looking to put their French language CONVERSATION skills into action. Francophones and stronger speakers are encouraged to share their French language skills wi...

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York Singles Club 50+ New Member Information Session - Apr 30, 2015
Thu Apr 30 / 7:00pm

YORK SINGLES CLUB is York Region’s #1 Social club for 50+ singles. We provide many activities and have a membership of approximately 120 people. Activities include: Dances Biking Euchre Bridge Bowling Media club Camping Hiking House...

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Mind-Body Fusion with Sandra Corrado ~ Weekly Class
Thu Apr 30 / 7:30pm - 8:40pm

Experience the relaxation of Yoga and intensity of Pilates while you flow from pose to pose. As you strengthen and lengthen your muscles, you will utilize your core stabilizing muscles to maintain good posture. Feel more centred,...

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Fourth Dimensional Consciousness
Thu Apr 30 / 7:30pm - 10:00pm

A series of twenty-four Meetups: Thursdays, April 9th to September 17th, 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm Canadian Academy of Therapeutic Arts 120 Newkirk Avenue, Unit 12, Richmond Hill Topic for April 30th: Why Energy is Fundamental to Consciousness How to...

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Richmond Hill Home & Lifestyle Show - May 1-3, 2015
Fri May 1 / 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Come on out to the Richmond Hill Home and Lifestyle Show and find all the help you need to bring your home to life! Show hours: Friday, May 1: 5pm - 9pm Saturday, May 2: 9am - 6pm Sunday, May 3: 10am - 5pm Hope to see you there! Cost: Free...

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Hill Potters Guild ~ Spring Sale
Fri May 1 - Sun May 3

Over 500 pieces of one-of-a kind ceramic works. Come and meet the guild members. Wheel-throwing and hand-building demonstrations will be held at the show. After visiting the sale, consider walking next door to the historic Burr House Tea Room and...

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Beethoven Fest - Lecture & Recital on Beethoven Sonatas: Appassionata, Opus 57
Fri May 1 / 7:30pm

Graham Jackson will talk about the inner drama he has discovered in these works. It will not be an academic analysis, but rather an exploration of an imaginative picture of what is going on.In the “Waldstein”, for instance, he finds a kin...

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Richview Manor 5K Strides for Strokes - May 2, 2015
Sat May 2 / 8:00am

The 5K race will be chipped race. Participants will be given a race bib with a timing device attached. The race bib will act as your entry card to access the event and post-race party.Chips are imbedded in the bib and will be activated upon crossing...

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The Village Market - a Great Place to Get Good Food!
Sat May 2 / 8:30am - 1:30pm

The Village Market runs all year long, indoors, providing a local year round access to the freshest local organic vegetables, eggs and meats. This year there is a new farmer who is even growing local organic baby greens year round in his greenhouses...

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Walk or Run in Support of L'Arche Daybreak!
Sat May 2 / 9:00am

Come walk or run in support of L’Arche Daybreak!They will be joined by many enthusiastic high school students, friends, and supporters at 9:00 am for late registrations and 10:00 for the start of the Walk, Saturday May 2, 2015 at Jean Vanier Ca...

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Free, One-On-One Piano Lessons on Saturdays in May!
Sat May 2

Free, 30 minute, one-on-one lessons are back at StudioVivian! StudioVivian is a music school in Richmond Hill that offers fun, one-on-one piano lessons to children who loves music. To find out more information about StudioVivian, visit www.studioviv...

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Catholic Community Services of York Region ~ Focus on Fathers Group
Sat May 2 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

Focus on Fathers is a 6-week group program, presented by Catholic Community Services of York Region and Family Life Education, designed to strengthen personal and parenting skills for fathers of children 0 - 6 years of age. The course runs Saturdays...

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Adults 55+ Program ~ Computer Information Session
Sat May 2 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

The McConaghy Computer Club is a place for Adults 55+ to meet and share computer experiences, and discuss problems, issues, tips and solutions. The Club aims to enhance the digital literacy skills of seniors across our community and make them feel co...

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Richmond Hill Lawn Tennis Club ~ Open House
Sat May 2 / 11:00am

The Richmond Hill Lawn Tennis Club invites all residents to its 2015 Opening Day! If you are looking for an activity for yourself or kids that lets you get active, make new friends, and have fun, tennis is the game for you! start playing tennis...

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Richmond Hill Senior Citizens' Club #35 ~ Lunch and Fashion Show
Sat May 2 / 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Come out and enjoy a Spring Fashion Show courtesy the Richmond Hill Senior Citizens' Club #35, featuring fashions by Tanjay and Alia! Lunch sponsored by Delmanor Elgin Mills - Inspired Retirement Living! Tickets: $15.00. Purchase or reserve tickets...

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Spirituality: Understanding It and Pursuing It - A Talk by Peter Dennis
Sat May 2 / 2:00pm - 3:30am

Spirituality: Understanding It and Pursuing It  --   Blending Physics with Metaphysics, Peter will explain what Spirituality is, he will describe the Creator's purpose and answer many of life's bigger questions, such as: Who are we? Why ar...

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Beethoven Fest - Lecture & Recital on Beethoven Sonatas: Opus 90 and Opus 101
Sat May 2 / 7:30pm

Graham Jackson will talk about the inner drama he has discovered in these works. It will not be an academic analysis, but rather an exploration of an imaginative picture of what is going on.In the “Waldstein”, for instance, he finds a kin...

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Hike for Hospice - May 3, 2015
Sun May 3 / 9:30am

Hill House Hospice, York Region’s Residential Hospice, invites the community to "Hike for Hospice". May is such a great month at Hill House because their favourite group of people are all ready to show their support for Hill House Hospice by p...

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Register for a Great Art After School Program (for 6 to 9 year olds)
Sun May 3 / 9:30am - 2:00pm

Consider enriching your young child's life with real art classes. Children will develop the drawing skills and creativity and learn techniques in colouring and painting. There will be a focus on nature. This after-school program runs Monday to Thu...

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Nordic Pole Walking - Free Clinic
Sun May 3 / 10:00am - 11:30am

If you like walking, you’ll love Nordic Pole Walking!!   In this clinic, you will be introduced to a new pair of Nordic Walking Poles and you will learn: How to adjust the poles for your height About the unique hand strap, how it fit...

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Richvale Park Clean Up
Sun May 3 / 11:00am - 1:00pm

All are invited to join the friends of the Richvale Greenway on Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 between 11 and 1 to help clean up the park. Gloves and garbage bags will be provided. Kids and pets welcome. Please meet at Richvale Community Centre. Please RS...

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Richmond Hill United Church ~ Chancel Choir Annual Spring Concert: "This Shining Night"
Sun May 3 / 7:00pm

You are invited to the  Richmond Hill United Church Chancel Choir's annual Spring Concert "This Shining Night". You will be entertained with a variety of musical styles: gospel, folk songs, contemporary music and ballads. This year the "Mackenz...

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Art N' Smart Academy ~ Summer Camp Open House. Chance to Win a Free Week of Camp!
Sun May 3 / 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Come out to Art N’ Smart Academy's Summer Camp Open House! It’s a perfect chance to see the studio, meet the staff, explore the program and ask any questions you may have! The day's activities include: Amazing raffles, including free...

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Krasman Centre ~ Family Support Drop-In Night - May 3, 2015
Sun May 3 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Krasman Family Support Program runs a Family Support Drop-In Night on the 1st Sunday and 3rd Tuesday of each month. The Family Support Program offers resource services to families of psychiatric survivors. The philosophy of the program is that...

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Nordic Pole Walking with Jeanette Chronopolous
Mon May 4 / 6:45pm - 7:45pm

If you like walking, you’ll love Nordic Pole Walking!! Meet on Monday evenings for a 1-hr walk.  If you do not have poles and wish to join in, feel free to come and walk anyway! Benefits of Nordic Pole Walking include: Works 90% of bo...

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Connecting the Community ~ an opportunity for 'cross sector collaboration'
Tue May 5 / 9:00am - 11:00am

Do you want to know how people are contributing to the well-being of the community and let others know how you are contributing? Connecting the Community meets weekly and is facilitated by Marj Andre, director of OnRichmondhill.com.A div...

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The Networker ~ Richmond Hill Mega Networking
Tue May 5 / 1:00pm - 4:30pm

Come out for an afternoon of networking at the Richmond Hill Country Club! This networking event is ideal for entrepreneurs and business professionals looking to connect with other like-minded professionals in the Greater Toronto Area. Bring your bus...

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Connect With Your Intuitive Powers (Intermediate) - May 5, 2015
Tue May 5 / 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Move a step deeper into improving your intuitive gifts. Hone your Clairaudience, Clairvoyance, and Clairsentience capabilities through group exercises and one-on-one readings. In theory and practice, participants will learn about: The Deeper Meani...

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Art Class ~ Tapestry Kilim Weaving
Tue May 5 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

With their vivid colors and attractive designs, kilims (flat woven tapestry) are fascinating to study and create!  In this hands-on workshop, participants will learn these traditional folk art techniques in class and can then take the looms hom...

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Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts Presents Cirque Mechanics "Pedal Punk"
Tue May 5 / 8:00pm

Set in a post-apocalyptic world of machines, Cirque Machine's "Pedal Punk" is a rowdy circus where the mischief is on wheels. "Pedal Punk" is inspired by the culture of steam punk, where everything is powered by steam. In "Pedal Punk" you’ll...

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Mackenzie Health's Mammothon ~ No Appointment Necessary!!
Wed May 6 / 7:30am - 6:00pm

> Are you a woman 50 to 74 years old? > Have you had a mammogram in the last two years? If not, get a mammogram. No appointment necessary! All women between the ages of 50 to 74 who have never had a mammogram or have not been screened in t...

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Self-Care for Strength: Nutrition and Mood, with Guest Speaker Cheryl Millet
Wed May 6 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Cheryl Millet is a holistic nutritionist specializing in the omegas. She is an engaging presenter with years of expertise who is passionate about assisting people with their diet for the purpose of strengthening resiliency and well-being - this certa...

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Catholic Community Services of York Region ~ Parents of Teens Program
Wed May 6 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

The Family Life Education's Parents of Teens group explores positive parenting - an approach to raising teenagers that promotes appropriate development and behaviours. Topics covered include: Positive parenting and role of parents in the teenage y...

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NetZero Environmental Forums ~ Michael McCartney
Wed May 6 / 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Michael McCartney presents "An envionmentally sustainable economy - we have the technology, do we have the will?" Open discussion and coffee to follow. For more information, email office@rhuc.org...

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Visually Impaired Person (VIP) Meeting
Thu May 7 / 11:10am - 2:10pm

At this month's meeting, you'll learn about getting and staying organized (for a variety of purposes).  Meeting Schedule: 11:10 am - 11:15 am: Introduction 11:15 am - 11:45 am: Professional Organizers Katrina and Christina of ClutterBugs s...

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Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Support - May 7, 2015 Group
Thu May 7 / 11:00am - 1:00pm

This is the group's monthly meeting. Join in the discussions, bring your questions and share the experience of being with other people who understand your issues, yet do not judge. Confidential/scent free. Visit the group website at www.fibrosupp...

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Small Business Enterprise Centre ~ Content Marketing
Thu May 7 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The aim of this seminar is to provide information to individuals on generating leads through content marketing.   Topics will include: How to quickly and easily develop/identify relevant content Using content to feed the social media eng...

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Shirley MacLaine Onstage at the RHCPA - May 7, 2015
Thu May 7 / 8:00pm

Shirley MacLaine’s legendary career comprises more than 50 feature films highlighted by an Academy Award® win and six nominations, six Emmy® Awards nominations, seven Golden Globe® Awards – including the Cecil B. DeMille Lifet...

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Fourth Dimensional Consciousness
Thu May 7 / 7:30pm - 10:00pm

 A series of twenty-four Meetups: Thursdays, April 9th to September 17th, 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm Canadian Academy of Therapeutic Arts 120 Newkirk Avenue, Unit 12, Richmond Hill Topic for May 7thth: High Vibrational Energy Healing How to Re...

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Mind-Body Fusion with Sandra Corrado ~ Weekly Class
Thu May 7 / 7:30pm - 8:40pm

Experience the relaxation of Yoga and intensity of Pilates while you flow from pose to pose. As you strengthen and lengthen your muscles, you will utilize your core stabilizing muscles to maintain good posture. Feel more centred,...

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Pledges for Change ~ Celebrating Change Gala
Fri May 8 / 6:30pm - 10:30pm

Let's celebrate the power that youth have to change the world! Featuring a variety of local and world-renowned talent, inspirational speeches and performances that will keep you in your seats, the 1st Annual Celebrating Change Gala will definitely b...

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Richmond Hill Garden and Horticultural Society ~ Plant Sale
Sat May 9 / 9:00am - 11:30am

This plant sale is a major fundraising event for the Richmond Hill Garden and Horticultural society. Offerings include hundreds of annual and perennial flowers, as well as herbs and vegetables, at great prices.Many plants are from the gardens of Soci...

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Pancake Breakfast - served at the Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church - May 9, 2015
Sat May 9 / 9:00am - 11:00am

Your delicious breakfast includes pancakes with toppings of berries or whipped cream, scrambled eggs, sausages, juice, tea or coffee. Consider inviting some friends. These pancake breakfasts are monthly events with a break in the summer. Proceeds f...

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Free, One-On-One Piano Lessons on Saturdays in May!
Sat May 9

Free, 30 minute, one-on-one lessons are back at StudioVivian! StudioVivian is a music school in Richmond Hill that offers fun, one-on-one piano lessons to children who loves music. To find out more information about StudioVivian, visit www.studiovi...

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Doors Open Richmond Hill - May 9, 2015
Sat May 9 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

Richmond Hilll Doors Open will allow the residents and visitors to access some of the unique and intriguing locations located right here in Richmond Hill. More than a dozen intriguing cultural, historic and religious sites within the T...

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Passage to Freedom: Secrets of the Underground Railroad, an exhibit at the Heritage Centre
Tue Feb 17 - Sat May 9

On loan from the Welland Historical Museum, the Heritage Centre is pleased to offer this opportunity to travel back to the 1800s to learn about slavery, the escape route referred to as the Underground Railroad, and the challenges freedom-seekers face...

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Art Class ~ Fabulous Florals with Lori Spendiff
Sat May 9 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

Flowing lines, great shapes, interesting textures, and vibrant colours – flowers have it all.  From traditional botanicals, to Georgia O’Keefe style macro blooms, the workshop will examine and explore the different forms of floral ar...

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Skate for a Cure - for Juvenille Diabetes
Sat May 9 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Come join some enthusiastic supporters of JDRF for this family skate fundraiser for JDRF. All money raised will got to help research for Type 1 Diabetes. $5 per person, $10 for a family. Treat yourself - there's a bake sale too! For more informa...

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David Dunlop Observatory ~ Astronomy Day and Toronto Science Rendezvous
Sat May 9 / 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Cloudy or clear, come out for programs including solar observing and space-themed arts & crafts (Space Crafts!) Evening observing - weather permitting. Drop in program. For more information, click here. Cost: $2 per person, at the door.  ...

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Mother's Day Brunch ~ at the Sheraton
Sun May 10 / 11:00am - 3:00pm

The Sheraton Parkway suggests you treat Mom special.  They have a beautiful buffet awaiting! smoked fish shrimp cocktail crab clusters breakfast favourites including Eggs Benedict Italian antipasto array of fresh fruits international ho...

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Mother's Day at Oakview Terrace
Sun May 10 / 3:00pm

Start a new Mother's Day tradition! Bring Mom to beautiful Oakview Terrace over looking Haynes Lake. Gourmet Buffet on Sunday, May 10th. Afternoon seatings at 3:00pm and dinner at 6:00pm. Reservations are required. To reserve your spot, email oakvi...

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A Special Mother's Day Menu ~ at Cafe en Passant
Sun May 10

With moms in mind, a special menu was created.  Fresh Angelhair pasta with large tiger shrimp in a Alfredo sauce Fresh Atlantic salmon with a 3 berry champagne glaze Grilled chicken breast with blue cheese and pear chutney Please conside...

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Good Information to Know

Attention Businesses: Enter to win a branding or rebranding project
Fri Apr 24 - Wed May 20

Your business needs a good brand like a lawyer needs a good suit. Attention businesses of York Region. Pixel Thought Media wants to help one passionate and deserving company achieve the brand presence they deserve and we’re doing this pro bono...

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Attention Employers: Canada-Ontario Job Grant Program - funds available to invest in your employees

The Canada-Ontario Job Grant provides an opportunity for employers to invest in training with help from the government. Small, medium and large businesses can take advantage of the grant and deliver short-term training to existing and new employees....

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Honouring Leading Women in Richmond Hill

Nine women were honoured on April 17, 2015 for their contributions to improving the lives of residents in our community. These nine women were recipients of the annual Leading Women, Leading Girls, Building Communities Recognition Program.Reza Moridi...

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Café en Passant welcomes spring with a free dinner entree

Come enjoy a free dinner entree when a second dinner entree of equal or greater value is purchased, and with a purchase of one appetizer. Up to $20 maximum discount Max. 2 coupons per table Expires May 31 st. 2015 Not valid on Mothers Day weeke...

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Celebrating Asian Heritage Month

May is Asian Heritage Month. This acknowledges the long and rich history of Asian Canadians and their contributions to Canada. It also provides an opportunity for Canadians across the country to reflect on and celebrate the contributions of Canadian...

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Seeking Vendors for the Downtown Farmers Market

The Village of Richmond Hill Business Improvement Area is seeking vendors to sell fresh, locally-grown produce, organic produce as well as other items such as jams, jellies, honey, flowers, homemade baked goods, etc. Richmond Hill BIA in partnership...

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Monthly Tax Tips for April ~ provided by Andre La Rosa, CGA

Tax season continues. Visit the website www.larosacga.ca  to get your tax checklist and view past newsletters. Here are few things to consider this month. Tax Filing DatesApril 30th, personal tax returns due.June 15th, personal tax returns due...

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The Heart and Stroke Foundation seeks local Big Bike teams

To support the Heart and Stroke Foundation's, life-saving research, they are seeking local Big Bike teams to ride 30 person bike. The York South office of the Heart and Stroke Foundation is recruiting teams to participate in our community’s an...

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Dedicated Astronomers Given Canada's Largest Telescope

In what astronomers might describe as ‘stellar news,’ Corsica Development Inc. is donating the David Dunlap Observatory to the facility’s long-time stewards – the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Toronto Centre.The decisi...

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Met the Artist – Michelle Richards-Clermont

*article by Stephanie Cerqueira, assistant editor for OnRichmondhill.com I had the opportunity to “Meet the Artist” Michelle Richards-Clermont on April 21st, 2015.  The event was held at Covernotes, a quaint coffee shop at Yonge St....

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Community Survey ~ Richmond Hill Heritage Centre

Richmond Hill is looking for input on the programs, events and services offered by the Heritage Services team, at the Heritage Centre and around the Town. Please take a few minutes to complete this online survey. By completing the survey, you will...

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Discrimination Elimination: "International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2015"

*article by Stephanie Cerqueira, assistant editor for OnRichmondhill.com I attended the “International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2015” hosted by the York Regional Police (YRP) on April 12, 2015.  It was a fest...

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LEAF's Backyard Tree Planting Program

Make your yard beautiful this spring! LEAF wants to help you get the right tree in the right place with their subsidized Backyard Tree Planting Program. Their experts will provide extensive advice and resources on proper care to ensure that your tre...

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Free Wood Chips. Be nice to your garden!

The Town has lots of wood chips and you can come by Richmond Green to pick some up. Your garden will love you! less weeding less watering faster plant growth protection from overheated soils during hot summer added nutrients The wood chip...

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