April 30, 2016

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

Richmond Hill Potter's Guild Sale
Fri Apr 29 - Sun May 1

Hill Potter’s Guild is an organization made up of professional ceramic artists.  During the sale, there will be a chance to meet with the artists and choose from over 500 one-of-a-kind pieces. Wheel-throwing and hand building demonstratio...

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Burr House Spinners and Weavers Guild Meet the Artist Reception for "Lyrical Threads Show & Sale"
Fri Apr 29 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

This exhibition is both a celebration of textiles and a celebration of poetry. The task for the artist was to create a textile inspired by their favourite poem. Show runs April 2 – May 29 April – Saturday and Sundays 12:30 -4:30 May...

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A Unique Fun Fair for the Ladies. Organized by the Ahmadiyya Muslim Women's Assoication
Fri Apr 29 / 7:00pm - 10:00pm

The Ahmidaya Women's Association, Richmond Hill, invites the ladies to a Fun Fair Good food. henna, dresses and other fun! An exciting raffle! This is a ladies only event.     {April 29th, 2016}...

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Saturday Morning at the Village Market. A good thing to do
Sat Apr 30 / 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. Non-food items sold by small local vendors are also to be found....

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Electronics Recycling: Organized by the Rotary Club
Sat Apr 30 - Sun May 1

Collect up your useless electronics that are taking up space in your home or office. Bring them to the parking lot of Elgin Barrow Arena: 9 am to 4pm both Saturday and Sunday. Appliances of any kind (stoves, fridges, dryers, kettles, toasters ...)...

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Mom, I love you Fundraiser (for Yellow Brick House) Photo Sessions
Sat Apr 30 / 9:00am - 4:00pm

FOREVER gift for Mother’s day is what you can give to someone extra special in your life.  This is your opportunity to get some great photographs of generation together. While you are having fun creating memories you will be helping to fu...

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Dig in and enhance your neighbourhood park! At Monticello Park
Sat Apr 30 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

Join Evergreen and the Town of Richmond Hill as they plant native trees and shrubs at Monticello Park. Everyone is welcome!Help maintain local biodiversity and wildlife habitat in your community! What to bring: Weather-appropriate clothing, sturdy f...

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Mill Pond Gallery Exhibition and Sale
Sat Apr 30 / 11:00am - Sun May 1 / 5:00pm

    The Mill Pond Gallery is located in the heart of historic Richmond Hill across from the Mill Pond Park. Free admission and parking. For complete program information please visit us at www.rhga.ca...

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YRP Asian Heritage Month Celebration
Sat Apr 30 / 11:00am - 1:00pm

Paul Chiang, York Regional Police Sergeant, Diversity & Cultural Resources Unit extends an invitation to the community to attend their premier event. York Regional Police in partnership with the Canadian Multicultural Council – Asians in O...

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Come and Learn about Kul (Cool) Coding for Kids ~ at the Central Library
Sat Apr 30 / 11:30am - 1:30pm

Come and learn about Computer Courses for Kids.• Kul Coder presents after school programs for kids between the ages of 7 and 17 years.• They use various programming techniques, including Visual Programming Languages, through Syntax-based la...

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Richmond Hill Seniors CLUB 35 Lunch & Fashion Show
Sat Apr 30 / 12:00pm

All are invited to be part of the Richmond Hill Seniors CLUB 35 at McConaghy Senior Centre annual Lunch & Fashion Show.Fashions by Peppertree Klassics Lunch 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Fashion Show -  2:00 p.m. Tickets: $15.00 - to order...

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Burr House Spinners and Weavers guild presents "Lyrical Threads Show & Sale"
Sat Apr 30 - Sun May 1

This exhibition is both a celebration of textiles and a celebration of poetry. The task for the artist was to create a textile inspired by their favourite poem. Show runs April 2 – May 29 April – Saturday and Sundays 12:30 -4:30 May...

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2016 Richmond Hill-Thornhill-Aurora MS Walk
Sun May 1 / 9:00am

Join the Richmond Hill, Thornhill and Aurora communities in walking to help end MS! Bring your family, friends and co-workers and celebrate your fundraising efforts with a food, entertainment, and prizes! The Mandarin MS Walk is a wonderful opportu...

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Hike for Hospice
Sun May 1 / 9:30am

Hill House Hospice – York Region’s only residential hospice, has their annual fundraising hike. Registration: 9:30 am Walk begins at 11:00 am – approximately 3 km BBQ lunch is provided T-shirts will be given out Draw prizes...

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Valerie Kent Workshop at the Mill Pond Gallery
Sun May 1 / 9:30am - 3:30pm

Printing Without A Press - Workshop with Valerie Kent Sunday, May 1 - 9:30 am to 3:30 pm Valerie will demo creating a couple of different kinds of prints . She will use a Plexiglas plate and soap as the support for the watercolour paint. She will...

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Meditation classes with Rose Hirano from the Kadampa Buddhist Meditation Centre Canada.
Sun May 1 / 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 lea...

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St. Matthew's United Church welcomes the community to welcome their new minister
Sun May 1 / 10:30am

St. Matthew’s United Church welcomes their new Minister, Reverend Warren Ball, on Sunday May 1, 10:30 am Worship Light luncheon following.  Everyone welcome. ...

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A talk about the First Nations and Water, a special St. Mary's Anglican Church Green Team event
Sun May 1 / 12:00pm - 1:15pm

Kathleen Wong of the Richmond Hill Blue Dot Committee will give a special presentation on the First Nations and Water. The Blue Dot, a David Suzuki initiative, www.bluedot.ca  is demanding that we all have a right to a healthy environment but n...

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Seedy Days - at the Central Library
Sun May 1 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

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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McConaghy Seniors Centre Annual Spring Concert
Sun May 1 / 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Enjoy this wonderful, joyful seniors choir! Refreshments served. Admission: $5 in advance; $6 at the door.  For tickets call Jennifer Ayers at 905 737-1818...

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'In Praise of Music' ~ Richmond Hill United Church Chancel Choir
Sun May 1 / 7:00pm

The Richmond Hill United Church offers a special musical performance each spring, on the first Sunday of May. Music Director: Barry PetersPiano & Organ: Stillman MathesonViolin: Susan Barak Tickets available by calling 905-884-1301 ext. 5Senior...

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