June 7, 2015

Quote of the Week

"You will never reach your destination if you stop
and throw stones at every dog that barks."
~ Winston Churchill

Events

Nordic Pole Walking with Jeannette Chronopolous
Mon Jun 8 / 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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Coping Awareness for Those Who Care and Service Others
Mon Jun 8 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Could you benefit from developing your coping skills or from knowing your coping style? In this 3 week workshop, you will apply the 3-A Approach featured in the book Caregiving with Strength as a self-monitoring tool, exploring how you cope with sit...

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Monday Meditations ~ 6-Week Course with Kadampa Buddhist Teacher Rose Hirano
Mon Jun 8 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Part of Rose Hirano's Monday Meditation series. Classes will be offered through the year. This Week's Theme: Karma These classes are a source of inspiration to improve the quality of our mind through contemplating and meditating on Buddha’s p...

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Cantabile Chorale ~ Annual June Cabaret - Strawberries and Song
Mon Jun 8 / 7:30pm

You're invited to "Strawberries and Song", Cantabile's traditional June cabaret spectacular, featuring show tunes, golden oldies and audience singalongs, along with strawberries & ice cream, and raffles. Robert Richardson, founder/director, Lona...

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Weekly Zumba® Class with Sandra Corrado
Mon Jun 8 / 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Do you love music? Do you love to have fun? Are you looking for ways to tone up during the Summer? Then come out for Zumba® classes - Latin-inspired dance-fitness classes! Come dance to Merengue, Salsa, Cha Cha, Cumbia, Reggaeton, Latin Hip Hop,...

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Adult Drop-In Badminton
Mon Jun 8 / 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Celebrate Recreation and Parks Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is Adult Drop-In Badminton (ages 18 and over). Equipment is supplied. For more information, please call 905-771-8800. Recreation and Parks Month was initiated by Parks and Re...

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Are you contributing to the community? If so, we'd like to connect with you.
Tue Jun 9 / 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 diverse group...

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Fulfill Your Dreams... Bring Financial Planning to Life! Free Seminar
Tue Jun 9 / 6:00pm - 9:00pm

This seminar has 2 components:1) Secrets of Financial Success by Rozina Jivani - Investors Group Tax Efficient Investing for Life Building Wealth Managing Wealth Living Off Your Wealth 2) Presenting Keynote Speaker - Rebecca Chu-Rapovski, AI...

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Holistic Chamber of Commerce ~ Exploring Your Cosmic Roots: A Sound Journey for Ancient Souls
Tue Jun 9 / 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Crystal bowls. Tibetan bowls. Aboriginal drumming. Your Cosmic Brothers and Sisters...and You. Ready for the Journey? Ancient souls are those people who are among the ‘first responders’ for a planet of beings ready to evolve into an expa...

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The Curtain Club's Final Play of the Season - 'Tribute' by Bernard Slade - May 29-June 13, 2015
Fri May 29 / 8:00pm - Sat Jun 13 / 8:00pm

The Curtain Club rounds out its 2014-2015 season with Tribute, Bernard Slade's heartwarming comedy. Storyline: A sometime Broadway press agent and former scriptwriter, who is everyone’s friend, nobody’s hero and a great womanizer has ma...

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St. Matthew's United Church ~ Foot Clinic (2nd week of each month)
Wed Jun 10 / 9:00am - 1:00pm

Foot care completed by trained nurses by appointment only.  The clinic rate is $35.  Home visits can also be arranged for $50. Receipts provided.  Appointments must be made at least one week in advance.   Please contact the ch...

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Free, One-On-One Piano Lessons on Wednesdays in June!
Wed Jun 10

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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Farmer's Market at Hillcrest
Wed Jun 10 / 10:00am - 6:00pm

If you happen to be travelling up Yonge St. on a Wednesday, stop and get a breath of fresh air, and fresh fruits and vegetables! The Hillcrest Farmers' Market is set up on the south west corner of the mall parking lot (facing Carrville) at Hillcres...

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Roma Crafts – Art Class Drop In on Wednesdays
Wed Jun 10 / 5:00pm - 6:00pm

On Wednesdays in the month of June, Roma Crafts Art Studio is open for children ages 5 to 10 to come and enjoy for one full hour of art lesson for just $10.Participants will learn to draw with step by step instructions and learn colouring techniques....

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Giddyup to the Official Park Opening of Rocking Hores Ranch Park
Wed Jun 10 / 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Residents, nature and fitness enthusiasts, park lovers and their family and friends are invited to attend the festivities to celebrate the opening of Richmond Hill’s newest park, Rocking Horse Ranch.Located at 200 Hunting Ridges Drive (off Jeff...

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York Region Open House. Planning for the Future. Your input is wanted.
Thu Jun 11 / 6:00pm - 9:00pm

York Region is expected to grow to 1.79 million people and 900,000 jobs by 2041. To accommodate this growth, York Region is reviewing and updating three long-term strategic plans. A first round of open houses was held last fall to hear from resident...

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Talk - Spirituality: Understanding It and Pursuing It
Wed Jun 10 / 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Blending Physics with Metaphysics, this talk explains what Spirituality is. It describes the Creator's purpose and answers many of life's bigger questions, such as: Who are we? Why are we here? What is our purpose? This talk provides some ways of tra...

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Partagez le Francais! - Free French Language Conversation Group
Thu Jun 11 / 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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Relaxation and Introduction to Meditation for Care Providers
Wed Jun 10 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Join Eleanor Silverberg for a well-deserved evening of self-care, exploring the art of being calm as we discuss relaxation and an introduction to meditation practice. Seasoned meditators are welcome and will benefit as well. Open for family members,...

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Fourth Dimensional Consciousness
Thu Jun 11 / 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 June 11th: High Vibrational Energy Healing. How to Register:...

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Mind-Body Fusion with Sandra Corrado ~ Weekly Class
Thu Jun 11 / 7:30pm - 8:40pm

Experiece the relaxation of Yoga and the 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, energized, and p...

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Total Athletic Conditioning
Thu Jun 11 / 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Celebrate Recreation and Parks Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is a Total Athletic Conditioning session. For more information, please call 905-771-8800. Recreation and Parks Month was initiated by Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO), the...

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Teen Drop-In
Fri Jun 12 / 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is a drop-in for youth in Grades 6 - 8. For more information, please call 905-771-8800. Recreation and Parks Month was initiated by Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO), the On...

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Giovanna's Art Show and Sale
Fri Jun 12 - Sun Jun 14

All are invited to this Art Show and Sale.Mixed media, watercolour, acrylic, framed and unframed pieces also matted photography and photo cards available. Special guest artist will be showing his portraits and poetry and photography.Dates & Time...

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Mini Jazz Festival, a part of the Heritage Village Festival
Fri Jun 12 / 7:00pm - 9:30pm

All are welcome to attend this free event, as part of Arts Richmond Hill's Heritage Village Festival celebrations....

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The Village Market - a Saturday morning tradition
Sat Jun 13 / 8:00am - 1:30pm

Many people in  Town make it part of their Saturday routine to visit The Village Market.  These would be people who prioritize eating well! As well as organic produce, meats and eggs there are other products that support a healthy lifestyl...

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Free, One-On-One Piano Lessons on Saturdays in June!
Sat Jun 13

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 love music. To find out more information about StudioVivian, visit www.studioviv...

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Heritage Villlage Festival - come visit the community groups, vendors and musicians. It's free!
Sat Jun 13 / 9:00am

This is the 24th year of this event happening in the heart of Richmond Hill Yonge Street is blocked off for vendors and performers. Starts at 9 am. www.artsrichmondhill.org...

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Walk for Alzheimer's - Make Memories Matter
Sat Jun 13 / 10:00am

The Walk for Alzheimer's is a special event. It is an annual way to celebrate life, honour a caregiver and come together with a community of people who understand the devastating impact this disease has and who are committed to making a difference to...

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York Pride Festival ~ Richmond Hill Rainbow Flag-Raising
Sat Jun 13 / 10:00am

Today the celebration of York Pride Festival in Richmond Hill begins with the raising of the Rainbow Flag at an official Pride flag-raising ceremony! Please join Mayor Dave Barrow and Councillors of Richmond Hill and representatives from York Pride...

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Village Walking Tours
Sat Jun 13 / 1:00pm

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is a Village Walking Tour. For more information, please call 905-737-1818. Recreation and Parks Month was initiated by Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO), the Ontario Parks A...

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École Secondaire Norval-Morrisseau ~ Fund-Raising Car Wash
Sat Jun 13 / 10:00am - 2:00pm

Come and get your car washed for summer! Proceeds go toward improving the school yard at École Secondaire Norval-Morrisseau. Cost: $5 Location: École Secondaire Norval-Morrisseau (51 Rue Wright)...

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Richmond Hill Art School ~ Abstracted Landscapes Workshop with Valerie Kent
Sat Jun 13 / 12:30pm - 6:30pm

Spend a Saturday afternoon working on an abstracted landscape in acrylic or watercolour with renowned Richmond Hill artist Valerie Kent. Experiment with textures and colours. Choose to do a pure abstract or an abstracted landscape that can be collag...

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Sunday shopping can include visiting the Farmer's Market at Hillcrest
Sun Jun 14 / 9:00am - 3:00pm

The Farmers' Market is set up on the south west corner of the mall parking lot (facing Carrville) at Hillcrest Mall. There are fresh seasonal fruits and vegetables, maple syrup products, confectioneries and crafts. This farmers market runs until...

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Roma Crafts – Registration for Summer Camp
Sun Jun 14 / 9:30am - 2:00pm

Bring your children along to see if this is what they'd like to do this summer! Let your children have 3 hrs of fun with painting, collages and carving in the month of July in Roma Crafts Art Camp.It is held daily from 10 am to 1 pm.Each day the chi...

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York Pride Festival ~ Pride Church Service
Sun Jun 14 / 10:30am

Continuing a tradition that dates back to 2002, York Region's 2015 Pride Week festival will feature a Pride Church Service at Richmond Hill United Church The service, which will include participation by members of PFLAG York Region, will be PLFLAG's...

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Motovision Workship
Sun Jun 14 / 11:00am - 4:00pm

What do you get when you combine motivation, vision, energy and a plan? ........ Inspired Action!!In this one day workshop you will learn: What you really want? What motivates you? What inspires you? What holds you back? What action do you nee...

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Childrens' Basketball Tournament
Sun Jun 14 / 11:00am - 1:30pm

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is a basketball tournament for children ages 9 - 12. Pre-registration required - please call 905-771-8800. Recreation and Parks Month was initiated by Parks and Recreation On...

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David Dunlap Observatory is commemorating 80 years of stargazing with an open house
Sun Jun 14 / 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Richmond Hill’s David Dunlap Observatory is commemorating 80 years of stargazing with an open house on June 14 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.Home to the largest optical telescope in Canada, the observatory represents a unique piece of Canadian scientif...

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York Region Separation and Divorce Self-Help Group
Sun Jun 14 / 7:30pm

The Separation & Divorce Self-Help Group is focused on helping and supporting individuals who are going through separation and divorce. The group can help people to move through the labyrinth of pragmatic and emotional issues associated with d...

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Teen Outdoor Hoops
Mon Jun 15 / 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is outdoor hoops for youth in Grades 6 - 8. For more information, please call 905-771-8800. Recreation and Parks Month was initiated by Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO), th...

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Nordic Pole Walking with Jeannette Chronopolous
Mon Jun 15 / 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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Covernotes Open Mic Night
Mon Jun 15 / 7:00pm

Covernotes' Open Mic is open to all musicians, spoken word artists, poets, writers, actors with short (10min) monologues and comedians. Or just come to listen. You never know what to expect. For more information or technical questions, contact Greg...

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Monday Meditations ~ 6-Week Course with Kadampa Buddhist Teacher Rose Hirano
Mon Jun 15 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Part of Rose Hirano's Monday Meditation series. Classes will be offered through the year. This Week's Theme: The Meaning of Our Humaan Life These classes are a source of inspiration to improve the quality of our mind through contemplating and medit...

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Weekly Zumba® Class with Sandra Corrado
Mon Jun 15 / 7:30pm

Do you love music? Do you love to have fun? Are you looking for ways to tone up during the Summer? Then come out for Zumba® classes - Latin-inspired dance-fitness classes! Come dance to Merengue, Salsa, Cha Cha, Cumbia, Reggaeton, Latin Hip Hop,...

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York Pride Festival ~ Richmond Hill Social Night
Mon Jun 15 / 7:30pm

Families and friends, not only within the LGBTQ2 community but also the community at large, are invited to an informal social evening at the Falcon & Firkin! The Falcon & Firkin is an English style pub offering a casual atmosphere, patio, po...

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Are you contributing to the community? If so, we'd like to connect with you
Tue Jun 16 / 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 diverse group o...

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Global Demographics Group ~ Seminar: The RRSP Meltdown
Tue Jun 16 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Come on out to the educational seminar by Daniel Tiffin! Agenda 1. 6:30 PM - Registration and Networking. Light refreshments 2. 7:00 PM - Seminar. Learn how to: Take money out of RRSPs without paying taxes Double the income from your RRSPs by...

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York Region Parrot Club ~ June Meeting: Year-End Social - June 16, 2015
Tue Jun 16 / 7:00pm

This year the Club will be having a end of the year social before the summer break. It will be a potluck so please bring an appetizer or dessert to share....

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Richmond Hill Art School ~ Social Painting Night
Tue Jun 16 / 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Join Richmond Hill Art’s School’s Social Painting Night to paint, sip wine, and meet people!        This month, the group will be recreating Modern Nudes. From a simplified outline of a classic, partici...

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Art Class ~ Tapestry Kilim Weaving - Class rescheduled from May 5, 7, 12, 14
Tue Jun 16 / 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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Farmer's Market at Hillcrest
Wed Jun 17 / 10:00am - 6:00pm

If you happen to be travelling up Yonge St. on a Wednesday, stop and get a breath of fresh air, and fresh fruits and vegetables! The Hillcrest Farmers' Market is set up on the south west corner of the mall parking lot (facing Carrville) at Hillcres...

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Free, One-On-One Piano Lessons on Wednesdays in June!
Wed Jun 17

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 love music. To find out more information about StudioVivian, visit www.studioviv...

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Living Assistance Services is calling all seniors to celebrate Seniors' Month
Wed Jun 17 / 11:30am - 1:30pm

All seniors are invited to attend this free seminar.  The theme is 'Aging Independently'. Guest Speaker - social worker Joy Friedman Entertainment -  from Shadowpath Theatre Complimentary lunch d Door prizes Please call 647 535-769...

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Adult 55+ Ice Cream Social
Wed Jun 17 / 1:00pm

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is an ice cream social for Adults 55+ members, Savour an ice cream cone and celebrate the arrival of summer while enjoying some entertainment and the view from a beautiful set...

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Roma Crafts – Art Class Drop In on Wednesdays
Wed Jun 17 / 5:00pm - 6:00pm

On Wednesdays in the month of June, Roma Crafts Art Studio is open for children ages 5 to 10 to come and enjoy for one full hour of art lesson for just $10.Participants will learn to draw with step by step instructions and learn colouring techniques....

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St. Matthew's United Church ~ Strawberry Supper
Wed Jun 17 / 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Enjoy a summer supper of cold roast beef, ham, assorted salads, cake, ice cream and Ontario fresh strawberries!  Tickets: Adults - $18; Children (12 and under) - Free.  For advance tickets, please contact the church office at 905-884-3606....

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Red Line Communications Presents the Jewish Radio Hour - June 17, 2015
Wed Jun 17 / 7:30pm

It was between 1936 and the late 1950’s, when the Jewish Radio Hour was in its heyday, that tuning in to the Sunday morning show became a weekly ritual. Appealing to both the established and immigrant Jewish communities, the Jewish Radio Hour p...

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Dynasty Watercolour Association Monthly Meeting - June 17, 2015
Wed Jun 17 / 7:30pm - 10:00pm

The Dynasty Watercolour Association (DWA) is a group for watercolour and acrylic artists. Its meetings are a chance for all watercolour artists to meet for fellowship, support, sharing of knowledge and experiences, demonstrations, workshops, workshop...

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Catholic Community Services of York Region ~ Money Matters Program
Thu Jun 18 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Money Matters is an 8-week financial literacy program designed to improve financial knowledge and money management skills for yourself and your faamily. Course runs on Thursdays from June 18th to August 6th, 6:00 pm - 8:00 p.m. Topics covered will...

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Fourth Dimensional Consciousness
Thu Jun 18 / 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 Subject for June 18th: Finding The Ego How to Register: Go to www.meetup...

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Mind-Body Fusion with Sandra Corrado ~ Weekly Class
Thu Jun 18 / 7:30pm - 8:40pm

Experiece the relaxation of Yoga and the 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, energized, and p...

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Giovanna's Art Show and Sale
Fri Jun 19 - Sat Jun 20

All are invited to this Art Show and Sale.Mixed media, watercolour, acrylic, framed and unframed pieces also matted photography and photo cards available. Special guest artist will be showing his portraits and poetry and photography.Dates & Time...

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Adult Drop-in Basketball
Fri Jun 19 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is Drop-in Adult Basketball (ages 18+). For more information, please call 905-771-8800. Recreation and Parks Month was initiated by Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO), the On...

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360°kids ~ Help Light the Way Home Walk
Fri Jun 19 / 7:00pm - 10:00pm

LIGHT THE WAY HOME is a community night walk to raise funds and awareness for Youth Homelessness in York Region. It is 360°kids' third annual walk. Through this event, 360°kids hopes to engage the local community and give light to the realiti...

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Young Living Essential Oils Introductory Experience
Fri Jun 19 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Experience the power, potency and purity of Young Living Essential Oils! Essential Oils are used in: Self-Care Pain Management Uplifting Mood Relaxation And More! "Some are calling these oils the medicine of the future" Essential oils pro...

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York Pride Festival ~ Rainbow Umbrella Movie Night
Fri Jun 19 / 8:00pm

Rainbow Umbrella presents a unique movie-going opportunity: The festure film will be selected by the viewers! Come out and enjoy: Pizza and popcorn Icebreakers Mix and Mingle Come out, hang out, and enjoy yourself! Location: Rainbow Cinema...

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Village Market ~ the place to get your organic foods, and more
Sat Jun 20 / 8:00am - 1:30pm

Many people in Town make it part of their Saturday routine to visit The Village Market.  These would be people who prioritize eating well! As well as organic produce, meats and eggs there are other products that support a healthy lifestyle....

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Free, One-On-One Piano Lessons on Saturdays in June!
Sat Jun 20

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 love music. To find out more information about StudioVivian, visit www.studioviv...

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Nordic Pole Walking - Free Clinic
Sat Jun 20 / 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 fits,...

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Adults 55+ Program ~ Computer Assistance Session
Sat Jun 20 / 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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Art Show ~ 'Reflections' at the Mill Pond Gallery
Sat Jun 20 / 11:00am - 5:00pm

Come out to walk around the beautiful Mill Pond and stop by the Gallery for some exciting original paintings of seascapes, landscapes, nature and portraits by Richmond Hill artists Jackie Di Caro and Nancy Storey. Art gallery is pet friendly!!&n...

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Fine Art Exhibition ~ Vision, June 20 and 21, 2015
Sat Jun 20 - Sun Jun 21

Artwork by Alexandra K. Conrad Everyone is cordially invited to engage in a visual and musical experience with two exceptional Richmond Hill Group Artists! Show runs June 20 and 21, 11 am - 5 pm. Artistic show hosts are Sue Foerster and Alexandra...

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York Pride Festival ~ York Region Pride Parade
Sat Jun 20 / 2:00pm

York Region's annual Pride Parade is in Richmond Hill this year! Marilyn Byers and Elaine Hampson will be the Parade Grand Marshalls. The parade will start from the intersection of Yonge St and Crosby Avenue. Travelling south on Yonge Street, it wil...

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York Pride Festival ~ Pride in the Park
Sat Jun 20 / 1:00pm - 5:00pm

All families and friends, not only within the LGBTQ2 community but also the community at large, are invited to the Pride in the Park event. This event features: A community fair Food and drink Entertainment The community fair will connect you...

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Sunday Shopping can include visiting the Farmer's Market at Hillcrest
Sun Jun 21 / 9:00am - 3:00pm

The Farmer's Market is set up on the south west corner of the mall parking lot (facing Carrville) at Hillcrest Mall. There are fresh seasonal fruits and vegetables, maple syrup products, confectioneries and crafts. This farmers market runs until...

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Roma Crafts – Registration for Summer Camp
Sun Jun 21 / 9:30am - 2:00pm

Bring your children along to see if this is what they'd like to do this summer! Let your children have 3 hrs of fun with painting, collages and carving in the month of July in Roma Crafts Art Camp.It is held daily from 10 am to 1 pm.Each day the chi...

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Art a la Carte
Sun Jun 21 / 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is an Art a la Carte class for children (ages 6 - 10). Pre-registration is required. For more information, please call 905-771-8800. Recreation and Parks Month was initiated...

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Richmond Hill Philharmonic Orchestra Presents "Last Night at the Proms" - June 21, 2015
Sun Jun 21 / 7:30pm

The annual RHPO Last Night at the Proms has grown in popularity and scope over the past 5 years. Joined by one of the best choirs in the land, Headwaters Concert Choir, this concert promises to brighten anybody’s June with a new docket of sym...

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Good Information to Know

OnRichmondhill.com has a Heart & Stroke's Big Bike Team. Please consider supporting.

In the efforts to further connect the community, Marj Andre, the director of OnRichmondhill.com formed a group, Connecting the Community.  People come together weekly, to share and support their efforts to make Richmond Hill a better community....

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June's Tax Tips ~ presented by Andre La Rosa, CGA

*Andre La Rosa contributes a monthly list of tax tips to OnRichmondhill.comHeart and Stroke Big Bike RideI am riding in the Heart and Stroke Big Bike Ride in Richmond Hill on June 18th with the Connecting the Community Group. You can cheer us on.Plea...

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York Region Dragon Boat Club Adult Recreational Program Summer 2015

This introductory program is perfect for beginners and those without any paddling experience who want to give the sport of dragon boating a try. Coaches will focus on the technical skills of paddling while facilitating team building, personal goal d...

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Cycling Benefits Everyone's Mental Health

Cycling isn't just fun; it can be good for your mental health, according to Dr. Pamela Wilansky, Clinical Psychologist and Program Manager at CMHA York Region and South Simcoe. Wilansky, who is also Assistant Professor with University of Toronto, say...

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Car Care: Air Conditioning Service: Start planning now for an enjoyable summer

While it’s true that the weather is warm, it’s not yet sweltering. That means it’s a good time to have your car’s air conditioning system thoroughly inspected and serviced, before it’s desperately needed. Most cars, espe...

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4 Ways to Help Your Child Practice Piano

 * an article by Cyndi Shi, founder of StudioVivianDriving your piano child to lessons at the same time week after week, year after year... To me, parents of kids that take piano lessons are among the most persistent parents on the planet, whom...

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Accent Wall Designs ~ some great ideas from 5 Star Painting

One of the easiest ways to accentuate your home interior is using the simple concept of accent walls. Accent walls contrast with primary walls and boost aesthetic appeal through dark and light color combinations. But while accent walls are definitely...

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I am not a Caregiver! I am Coping

Would you say that coping well is important? Coping is a skill that allows us to salad toss our everyday busy lives. For many of us, the daily salad mix includes family members helping family members in this sandwich generation caregiving culture. A...

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Mortgage Insurance: Are you paying too much?

More often than not, when something appears too good to be true, it is. However, with regards to insurance, people are not properly informed and subsequently choose a plan that isn’t as effective or cost efficient. Individuals tend to trust ba...

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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers Needed for "Growing to Give" Garden Charity Car Wash June 13 & 14

Join firefighters from Fire Hall 7-1 for this great fundraiser and earn volunteer hours. Dates:   Saturday, June 13 and Sunday, June 14 Time:     10:00 am - 4:00 pm (both days) Location: Promenade Mall Parking lo...

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