June 14, 2015

Quote of the Week

"A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment
a single man conemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral."

~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery (author of the Little Prince)

Events

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Creating Extraordinary Public Spaces ~ Public Realm Master Plan Launch
Thu Jun 18 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

What is your vision for Richmond Hill’s streets and public spaces? The Public Realm Master Plan will create a strategy to design attractive public spaces that reflect Richmond Hill’s identity.These public spaces include streets, natural...

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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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Roma Crafts ~ Students' Art Exhibit and Sale
Fri Jun 19 / 4:30pm - 6:30pm

All are invited to Roma Craft's exhibit and sale. Art director Raji Fernando takes great pleasure in providing an opportunity for her students to present their work to the citizens of and visitors to the Town of Richmond Hill. Exhibit is also...

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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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Oak Ridges Fair
Fri Jun 19 - Sun Jun 21

Invite your friends and family.  This is a free event. Rain or shine! Hours: Fri June 19: 6pm - 10pm Sat June 20: 10am - 10pm Sun June 21: 11am - 6pm www.OakRidgesFair.com Location:  Dr. Bette Stephenson Learning Centre,36 Regatta...

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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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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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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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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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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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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 ~ 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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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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David Dunlop Observatory ~ Family Night
Sat Jun 20 / 9:00pm

Enjoy Public Viewing nights this Summer at the David Dunlop Observatory! TONIGHT IS A FAMILY NIGHT Family Nights are a great introduction to the night sky for younger guests. Look through telescopes, make some space crafts, visit the Skylab and fin...

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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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Father's Day Brunch at the Sheraton. Traditions are invited!!
Sun Jun 21 / 11:00am - 3:00pm

Father's Day Brunch at the Sheraton gives you time for the people that matter most.  Enjoy a traditional spread with all the trimmings.  Father's Day Brunch Buffet Menu Carved Prime Rib Smoked Salmon and Fish International hot food s...

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Godwin Chan's Ward 6 Summerfest ~ all invited!
Sun Jun 21 / 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Councillor Godwin Chan presents the 7th annual Ward 6 Summerfest. enjoy complimentary barbecue food watch performances, including police dog demonstration learn about programs and services offered by public and community organizations Locatio...

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Richmond Hill Art School ~ Annual Art Expo
Sun Jun 21 / 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Join Richmond Hill Art School for a celebration of student success with its Annual Art Expo. Hundreds of pieces of artwork will be exhibited throughout the studio and in the courtyard of the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. Musicia...

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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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Campaign Office Opening for Majid Jowhari, Federal Liberal (Richmond Hill riding)
Mon Jun 22 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Majid invites you to join him for a cocktail reception to celebrate the official campaign office opening. Please RSVP by June 19th, 5 pm Location: 883 16th Ave, Unit 6  Click here for the Google map www.majidjowhari.liberal.ca...

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Nordic Pole Walking with Jeannette Chronopolous
Mon Jun 22 / 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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Monday Meditations ~ 6-Week Course with Kadampa Buddhist Teacher Rose Hirano
Mon Jun 22 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Part of Rose Hirano's Monday Meditation series. Classes will be offered through the year. This Week's Theme: 6 Meditation Practices for Happiness 1 These classes are a source of inspiration to improve the quality of our mind through contemplating a...

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Weekly Zumba® Class with Sandra Corrado
Mon Jun 22 / 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 Table Tennis
Mon Jun 22 / 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is Adult Drop-in Table Tennis (ages 18+). 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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Are you contributing to the community? If so, we'd like to connect with you
Tue Jun 23 / 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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Richmond Hill Markham Chinese Business Assoc & Richmond Hill Chamber of Commerce Joint Networking
Tue Jun 23 / 5:30pm - 9:00pm

This joint networking session follows a successful April Lunch & Learn. This is an excellent opportunity to expand your business contacts LOCATION: Shoppes of the Parkway - 670 Hwy 7 East PRICE (+ HST): Members: $35; Non-Members: $45; Dis...

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Drop-In Step Class
Tue Jun 23 / 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is a Drop-in Step Class. For more information, please call 905-771-8800. Recreation and Parks Month was initiated by Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO), the Ontario Parks Ass...

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Be Inspired! An amazing Toastmasters experience open to all!
Tue Jun 23 / 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Three amazing speakers! Three powerful learning opportunities! 1) “Willpower - The Force that Shapes Us” Presented by Uri GalimidiAre you determined to make a meaningful change in your life, but do not know how to bring it about? Ar...

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Nordic Pole Walking with Sandra Corrado
Tue Jun 23 / 7:30pm - 8:30pm

If you like walking, you’ll love Nordic Pole Walking!! Meet on Tuesday evenings at Richmond Green for a 1-hr walk.  If you do not have poles and wish to join in, feel free to come and walk anyway and be in community. Poles will be availab...

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Free, One-On-One Piano Lessons on Wednesdays in June!
Wed Jun 24

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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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Drop-In Cardio Combat
Wed Jun 24 / 9:30am - 10:30am

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

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Farmer's Market at Hillcrest
Wed Jun 24 / 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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Pan Am Flame Coming to Richmond Hill! June 24-25
Wed Jun 24 - Thu Jun 25

The Toronto Pan Am Games Torch Relay is going across Canada in advance of the games in July 2015. On June 24 and 25, Natalie Bendavid, a Team Canada Rugby player from Richmond Hill, will carry the Torch through Town.  Join the celebration when...

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Richmond Hill Chamber of Commerce ~ Women Entrepreneur and Professionals Support Group
Wed Jun 24 / 9:00am - 10:00am

Get connected with women in business! Bring your business cards and brochures and prepare a 30-second infomercial for your business. Ice-Breaker for the Meeting: Share your favourite summer plan Pre-registration required. To register, visiit event...

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Roma Crafts – Art Class Drop In on Wednesdays
Wed Jun 24 / 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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Canadian Red Cross ~ Baby and Child CPR. Ideal for parents, grandparents and caregivers!
Thu Jun 25 / 9:30am - 3:00pm

This 5-hour, interactive, hands-on course provides essential emergency skills for those who care for babies and children. Because children don't come with instruction manuals! Taking this course will certify you CPR Level C for babies and children....

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Recreation and Parks Month ~ Drop-In Lunch & Burn
Thu Jun 25 / 12:10pm - 12:50pm

Celebrate Parks and Recreation Month and Play Every Day! Today's activity is Drop-In Lunch & Burn!. For more information, please call 905-771-8800. Recreation and Parks Month was initiated by Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO), the Ontario Park...

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Strawberry Supper at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church
Thu Jun 25 / 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church hosts its Annual Strawberry Supper. Ticket prices:  $15.00 adults, $7.50 children 12 and under and $40.00 for a family of 2 adults and 2 children under 12. Tickets in advance only.  Please call the church...

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Partagez le Francais! - Free French Language Conversation Group
Thu Jun 25 / 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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Mind-Body Fusion with Sandra Corrado ~ Weekly Class
Thu Jun 25 / 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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Fourth Dimensional Consciousness
Thu Jun 25 / 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 25th: Tools of The Ego How to Register: Go to www.meetu...

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Richmond Hill Public Library ~ TD Summer Reading Launch - Let's Play!
Fri Jun 26 / 1:00pm - 4:30pm

Summer is the time for fun and play! You can make each day different whether you are on your own or with a friend, outside, inside or upside down. Registration begins with a bang at our TD Summer Reading Club Launch.   Come out for an afternoon...

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Richmond Hill Christian Community Church ~ Walk by Faith: A Fundraising Marathon
Sat Jun 27 / 8:30am - 12:30pm

RHCCC is a multi-cultural, multi-lingual and multi-generational church which offers services and programs in English, Cantonese and Mandarin for all ages. It invites community who share the Church's community serving value to participate in its fundr...

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Super Saturday at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church - Pancake Breakfast & Car Wash!
Sat Jun 27

The Mission and Outreach Committee will be hosting their monthly community pancake breakfast on Saturday, and in conjunction with a Christian Education/Youth Advisory Committee, there will be a car wash. Breakfast (sausages, eggs, fruit, toppings, t...

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Free, One-On-One Piano Lessons on Saturdays in June!
Sat Jun 27

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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St. Mary's Anglican Church ACW ~ Strawberry Social
Sat Jun 27 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Come out for decadent desserts, including: Strawberry shortcake Strawberries and whip cream Other strawberry treats Pink lemonade The Strawberry Social is a wonderful opportunity for fellowship and fun! All are welcome. Please come adorned...

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Film Club with Barry Dempster - "Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring" - June 27, 2015
Sat Jun 27 / 2:00pm - 4:30pm

Watch and discuss films with Barry Dempster, Founder and Programmer of Southlake Cinemania. The theme this season is faith: Religious faith as well as faith in oneself and in a meaningful world.   This month's film is "Spring, Summer, Fall,...

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Introduction to Thai Massage Workshop
Sat Jun 27 / 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Join yoga instructor Mabel Pun for an introductory workshop into the art of Thai massage. Practice compassion by act of service and offering therapeutic touches. Learn to help others relieve pain and suffering with simple and easy techniques under t...

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David Dunlop Observatory ~ Family Night
Sat Jun 27 / 9:00pm

Enjoy Public Viewing nights this Summer at the David Dunlop Observatory! TONIGHT IS A FAMILY NIGHT Family Nights are a great introduction to the night sky for younger guests. Look through telescopes, make some space crafts, visit the Skylab and fin...

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Sunday Shopping can include visiting the Farmer's Market at Hillcrest
Sun Jun 28 / 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 28 / 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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V!VA Thornhill Woods Retirement Community ~ Celebrating Moms! Beer Tasting Event
Sun Jun 28 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join the community at V!VA Thornhill Woods Retirement Community for a celebration of dads! Learn the art of beer making from a local craft brewery. Enjoy delicious beer samples along with pub-style snacks! Cost: Free, but registration is required....

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York Region Separation and Divorce Self-Help Group
Sun Jun 28 / 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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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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The Black Experience Project: Ground-breaking Research Study Seeks to Gain Insight From The GTA

Did you know that the Greater Toronto Area – Toronto, York, Durham, Peel and Halton – is home to more than 400,000 individuals who self-identify as “Black”? Blacks account for nearly 5% of Richmond Hill’s population.The...

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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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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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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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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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