August 13, 2017

Quote of the Week
"“Healing doesn't mean the damage never existed.
It means the damage no longer controls your life.”
― Akshay Dubey

Events

Knowledge Makes Cents - Building Investment Cents-Spirit of Math Summer Camp Markham West
Mon Aug 14 / 1:00pm - Fri Aug 18 / 4:00pm

For students in grades 7 to 9 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM at the Spirit of Math Markham West Campus.Would you like your child to achieve financial freedom as adults? Time is on their side if they start to build their assets early. In this program, your c...

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Bubble Science presented by Bubbleology, at the Central Library
Mon Aug 14 / 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Bubbles are an engineering feet, during this performance learn how bubbles form, why they’re spherical, how to make a cube bubble, WHAT IS A BUBBLE, what’s inside a bubble and the science of bubble tornadoes. See us create a large bubble...

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Connecting the Community. Creating a stronger community. All welcome.
Tue Aug 15 / 9:00am - 11:00am

Our community has many very good people involved with many very worthwhile things. Connecting the Community meets weekly to foster "cross sector collaboration". The meeting is facilitated by Marj Andre, Director of OnRichmondhill....

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Jazz in the Plaza - Free Summer Concert at RHCPA. Tonight: TuneTown
Tue Aug 15 / 7:00pm

Make the most out of summer and attend the “Jazz in the Plaza” series of free concerts every Tuesday in July and August. Rain or Shine! For tonight, formed in 2016, TuneTown is an exciting new collective featuring creative Toronto mains...

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Family Fort Building
Tue Aug 15 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Canada has many historic forts. Come out and create your family’s own fort! Forts will be created using blankets and sheets. Though some blankets/sheets will be available you are encourage to bring your own to build with. Once your fort is bu...

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MP Majid Jowhari is hosting a Seniors Town Hall
Wed Aug 16 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Majid Jowhari would like to hear from seniors.  What are their concerns?...

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Cool Summer Praises at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church
Wed Aug 16 / 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Are you up at the cottage or just away on the weekends during the summer.  Rev. Duncan Jeffrey is offering 'Cool summer Praises' services on  runs on Wednesdays, July 5 (excluding July 19) to August 30 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. in the Miles Hall....

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TD Summer Reading Club Wrap-Up Party, at the Central Library
Thu Aug 17 / 2:00pm - 3:30pm

If you've been invovled with the TD Summer Reading Club you need to come. After the performance by RHPL Live, stay seated because we will be having a TD Summer Reading Prize Draw.Then join come to the Children’s Department for cake plus more f...

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Wealth Considerations for U.S. and Dual Citizens. A talk by TD Wealth
Thu Aug 17 / 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Join Dean Smith, Ph.D, CFP®, TEP, CPA, CA and Partner at Cadesky Tax as he walks guests through the challenges and considerations U.S. persons (and snowbirds) living and investing in Canada need to navigate regarding their wealth.Light refreshmen...

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Concerts in the Park ~ at the Mill Pond. British Legends
Thu Aug 17 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Richmond Hill's free Concerts in the Park series are great outdoor summer events. Tonight's concert features British Legends Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets or cushions to each concert for seating....

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Artist in Residence - Mary, Sylva and Astha
Fri Aug 18 / 1:00pm - Thu Aug 24 / 10:00pm

The Richmond Hill Group of Artists is pleased to bring back our popular Artist in Residence Summer Program. Each week different RHGA members will turn the front room gallery into a studio.  There will be original artwork in various stages o...

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Songs in a Master Key - A Clearly Musical Home Concer
Fri Aug 18 - Sat Aug 19

Join Philosopher/ Singer-Songwriter Russell Scott at the Clearly Musical Home Concert series * Everyone Gets A Front Row Seat! ($30 incl HST) * Question & Answer portion with the performer! * Reception included! Two Performces: Friday Augu...

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Local Organic Food at The Village Market Saturday Mornings
Sat Aug 19 / 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. GF/Vegan Blueberry Scones pictured above. Non-food items sold by small local vendor...

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"Let's Talk over Coffee" with Richmond Hill MP, Majid Jowhari
Sat Aug 19 / 9:30am - 10:30am

People say the best conversations happen over a nice cup of coffee. Currently the House has adjourned for the summer and the MP for Richmond Hill, Majid Jowhari, can spend some time in Town.  It is a great chance to meet and talk! If you have...

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Roll on Richmond Hill. A Steamroller Printmaking Event
Sat Aug 19 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

Come and watch the Town of Richmond Hill's paver roll over an inked blocks of wood to make a fine art prints. Prints will be available for purchase in the Burr House Artisans Shop, Tea Room and Gallery. Featuring a 150 piece woodblock print, guest...

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Town's Farmer's Market
Sun Aug 20 / 9:30am - 2:00pm

Bring your family and friends to the Richmond Hill Farmers' Market for fun activities and to purchase fresh produce! There will be family entertainment, food and crafts and activities for the children. Visiting the Farmers' Market is a fun way to e...

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Farmer's Market at Hillcrest
Sun Aug 20 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

Come by to get fresh fruits and vegetables.  Garden plants available seasonally.  Baked goods, eggs, maple syrup..... Located in the south part of the parking lot of Hillcrest Mall facing Carrville Ave....

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Parents, Would you like to spend an hour with your kids with songs, exercise and crafts?
Sun Aug 20 / 11:00am - 12:00pm

The Richmond Hill (Chinese) Baptist Church has organized a 3 session program (August 20th, Sept 10th and 24th) for those with a child between 0 to 2 years old to have lots of fun! Qualified instructors. There is no cost but limited space so please...

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Kool Cars – A Road Trip to Awareness ~ presented by Epilepsy York Region
Sun Aug 20 / 11:00am - 4:00pm

Come join Epilepsy York Region for a day of fun including: a display of awesome cars & motorcycles live music by Plan B vendors kids activities raffles food trucks Admission: $5.00 at the door (kids 12 & under free). For more info...

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Commemoration of 75th Anniversry of the Dieppe Raid
Sun Aug 20 / 1:00pm - 2:00pm

The Richmond Hill Legion will commemorate and share with the community the six names of the local heroes who died in the 1942 Dieppe Raid at the Cenotaph at the McConghy Centre. August 19th is the actual anniversary date of the Dieppe Raid. Six loc...

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Annual Ward 2 BBQ
Sun Aug 20 / 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Councillor Tom Muench invites you to his Annual Ward 2 BBQ  It's a old fashioned family picnic theme! Event favourites like potato sack races, three legged races, water balloon activities, yoyo contests and kick the shoe - with prizes to be wo...

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Lighthouse ~ a contemporary worship experience
Sun Aug 20 / 5:00pm

This is an evening gathering designed for young adults . . . and the young at heart. Come for a 60 minute, contemporary, creative, arts-filled, Spirit-led, Jesus-centred and God-honouring worship experience culminating in unparalleled hospitality wi...

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Knowledge Makes Cents-Building Investment Cents-Spirit of Math Summer Camp Richmond Hill Central
Mon Aug 21 / 1:00pm - Fri Aug 25 / 4:00pm

For students in grades 7 to 9 from 1:00PM to 4:00PM at the Spirit of Math Richmond Hill Central Campus.Would you like your child to achieve financial freedom as adults? Time is on their side if they start to build their assets early. In this progra...

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Connecting the Community. Creating a stronger community. All welcome.
Tue Aug 22 / 9:00am - 11:00am

Our community has many very good people involved with many very worthwhile things. Connecting the Community meets weekly to foster "cross sector collaboration". The meeting is facilitated by Marj Andre, Director of OnRichmondhill....

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FREE Piano Teacher Workshop: Teaching Jazz Piano Basics Featuring Eric Baumgartner, at Cosmo Music
Tue Aug 22 / 9:30am - 12:00pm

Watch your students' eyes light up as they discover the joy of playing jazz! Willis Music offers jazz instruction and repertoire to motivate and inspire students of all levels. They'll show you how to incorporate basic jazz concepts into your lesso...

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Jazz in the Plaza - Free Summer Concert at RHCPA. Tonight: Christopher Platt
Tue Aug 22 / 7:00pm

Make the most out of summer and attend the “Jazz in the Plaza” series of free concerts every Tuesday in July and August. Rain or Shine! For tonight, already an accomplished guitarist in his teens, Chris’ influences include a broad...

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Intercollective by The Karma Project, Richmond Hill's Artists in Residence
Wed Aug 23 / 6:30pm - 8:25pm

Join resident artists this summer for an immersive art experience that will elevate your consciousness. Connect as a united community through creative collaboration, dance, spoken word, dance, and reflection at some of Richmond Hill’s most insp...

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Moonlight Movie ~ free outdoor screening of the Beauty and the Beast
Wed Aug 23 / 7:00pm

Enjoy a warm summer evening out with this unique outdoor cinema experience. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy a free movie under the stars! Tonight - Beauty and the Beast at the  Richvale Athletic Field.  This is also the indoor loca...

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Cool Summer Praises at Richmond Hill Prebyterian Church
Wed Aug 23 / 7:30pm - 8:30pm

Are you up at the cottage or just away on the weekends during the summer.  Rev. Duncan Jefrey is offering 'Cool summer Praises' services on  runs on Wednesdays, July 5 (excluding July 19) to August 30 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. in the Miles Hall....

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Concerts in the Park ~ at the Mill Pond. Tom Jones/Neil Diamond Tribute
Thu Aug 24 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Richmond Hill's free Concerts in the Park series are great outdoor summer events. Tonight's concert features Tom Jones/Neil Diamond Tribute. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets or cushions to each concert for seating....

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Artist in Residence - Mary, Nicholas and Margaret
Fri Aug 25 / 1:00pm - Thu Aug 31 / 10:00pm

The Richmond Hill Group of Artists is pleased to bring back our popular Artist in Residence Summer Program. Each week different RHGA members will turn the front room gallery into a studio.  There will be original artwork in various stages o...

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7th Annual Caribbean North Charities Foundation Gala Fundraiser
Fri Aug 25 / 6:30pm

You don't want to miss this 7th Annual Caribbean North Charities Foundation Gala Fundraiser! An amazing line up of Caribbean talent 6:30 - Mix and Mingle 8:00 - Showtime Bill Newman ~ the Crooner• People’s Choice Winner• Reg...

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Town's Farmer's Market
Sun Aug 27 / 9:30am - 2:00pm

Bring your family and friends to the Richmond Hill Farmers' Market for fun activities and to purchase fresh produce! There will be family entertainment, food and crafts and activities for the children. Visiting the Farmers' Market is a fun way to e...

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Farmer's Market at Hillcrest
Sun Aug 27 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

Come by to get fresh fruits and vegetables.  Garden plants available seasonally.  Baked goods, eggs, maple syrup..... Located in the south part of the parking lot of Hillcrest Mall facing Carrville Ave....

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Intercollective by The Karma Project, Richmond Hill's Artists in Residence
Sun Aug 27 / 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Join resident artists this summer for an immersive art experience that will elevate your consciousness. Connect as a united community through creative collaboration, dance, spoken word, dance, and reflection at some of Richmond Hill’s most insp...

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Good Information to Know

This weekend'sTHE FEED - 105.9FM THE REGION: talking about trails, moonlight movies.....

Tune in to know. On this week's show, come under the stars for the MOONLIGHT MOVIES series in Richmond Hill.   And come to the great outdoors with HUMBER VALLEY TRAILS in Vaughan.   Also meet a few of the everyday heroes from the reg...

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Yoga4Change: A Post-Yoga conversation with our students

*Written by Chevonne Li, Admin Assistant at LifeNotes Wisdom Inc. Heather Skoll’s Yoga4Change classes are suitable for all ages. On Thursday Aug. 3rd, we had a very diverse age group at our morning yoga class. Louisa, who has just retired, and...

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Extra-curricular coding classes for children are now in demand!

* presented by Elliott Bay, Real Programming 4 KidsThis fall thousands of Canadian parents will be enrolling their children in after school coding classes. The video game market is forecasted to be over 100 billion dollars globally in 2017. This is...

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Fruits & Veggies Urgently Needed at 360Kids

The cook at 360 Kids needs for a few items to make tasty and healthy meals.Do you have extra fruit and veggies from your garden!  Tomatoes are very welcomed!Herbs, particularly basil, would be appreciated.And they'd really like some olive oil.&n...

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Local Salvation Army Back-2-School DRIVE

Supplies will benefit needy children in Richmond Hill who need backpacks, binders, pens and pencils, colouring pencils, markers, calculators, pencil cases, lunch bags, etc. • Drop off locations:1. RHCC Ministry Centre/Office 55 Newkirk Road, Ri...

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