September 29, 2016

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

National Seniors' Day ~ celebrated at the McConaghy Centre
Fri Sep 30 / 1:00pm

National Seniors’ Day is a special day for senior citizens all over the world. Come for an afternoon of fabulous entertainment at the McConaghy Centre. Decadent desserts and coffee and tea will be served. This is a free event for those with...

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Culture Days include Art Conversations at the Richmond Hill Public Library
Fri Sep 30 - Sun Oct 2

Now is your chance to preview the 14th Annual Richmond Hill Studio Tour! The Richmond Hill Studio Tour is one of the most recognized tours in York Region and includes original artworks including painting, sculpture, pottery, photography, printmaking...

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Blackmore Tennis Club. Season Opening. No cost to try them out!
Fri Sep 30 / 7:00pm - 10:00pm

There will be a social round robin, assessments for lessons and programs and light refreshments. There is no charge for the evening! Both members and non members are welcome, as they look forward to kicking off the new season! Drop in any time betw...

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Saturday Moring at the Village Market. A good thing to do
Sat Oct 1 / 8:30am - 1:30pm

There are lots of good looking vegetables at The Village Market. 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 so...

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Fire Prevention Week Open House - a great family event!
Sat Oct 1 / 9:00am - 3:00pm

The Annual Fire Prevention Week Open House provides the community with a day full of fun and education!Watch live demonstrations throughout the day, like an auto extrication where firefighters will cut up a car, a high-angle rope rescue where you can...

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Relax & Be Pampered with a Reiki Health Session and Essential Oils
Sat Oct 1 / 9:00am - 6:00pm

What is Reiki?Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation that also promotes healing. It is administered by trained Reiki health practitioners to balance life force energy. When applied correctly this technique can provide the f...

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Kidney Foundation's Kidney Walks ~ at Richmond Green
Sat Oct 1 / 10:00am - 1:00pm

It’s about providing a better future for kidney patients. One step at a time The Kidney Foundation’s Kidney Walks are the largest community fundraising events in Ontario dedicated to raising funds for innovative research, vital programs,...

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Women In The Know - Health & Wellness Fair
Sat Oct 1 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

As women we are all busy. A fall Health & Wellness Fair is a perfect way for us to discover what is out there to help keep us healthy & well. We will have specialist from these areas.• Mental Health• Meditation• Nutrition&bull...

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Computer Information/Assistance Session, at McConaghy
Sat Oct 1 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

The Town of Richmond Hill Adults 55+ membership offers numerous benefits to members including informal Computer Information/Assistance Sessions on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month lead by the Richmond Hill Computer Technology Volunteers "RH-CT...

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Tree planting at Spadina Parkette
Sat Oct 1 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

Join Evergreen and the Town of Richmond Hill as we nurture native trees and shrubs and do water quality testing at Spadina Parkette ( Weldrick Road East and Spadina Road). Everyone is welcome! Help maintain local biodiversity and wildlife habit...

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Culture Days at the Richmond Hill Public Library
Sat Oct 1 / 10:00am - 4:30pm

Discover Richmond Hill’s vibrant cultural scene at the Central Library when it is transformed into the Culture Hub. Some of Richmond Hill's most exciting artists will be offering FREE hands-on activities such as celtic dancing, live jukebox, s...

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Culture Days - Discover Your Inner Artist at the Mill Pond Gallery
Sat Oct 1 / 11:00am - Sun Oct 2 / 5:00pm

Discover Your Inner Artist at the Mill Pond Gallery this weekend.  It is Culture Days across Canada, a national event to promote arts and culture in our communities. This weekend we have a gallery filled with original artwork from many of our m...

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Family Caregiver Community Symposium in York Region
Sat Oct 1 / 1:00pm - 5:00pm

The Family Caregiver Community Symposium celebrates family caregivers of older adults and all they do! Presentations Exhibits Draw Prizes Refreshments and more! There will be a ''Keeping It Together Book Talk" by Eleanor Silverberg This ev...

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Harvest Tea at the Heritage Centre. Sittings at 1 & 2:30
Sat Oct 1

These Fall Afternoon Teas are themed to offer a different experienceReservations are recommended but drop-ins will be accepted if space allows. Cost: $8.50 per person For more information and to reserve your space call 905-780-3802....

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Beef Salmon Dinner ~ at St. Matthew's United Church
Sat Oct 1

Delicious entrée of beef or salmon, served with potatoes, vegetables and homemade pie, coffee/tea. Adults $18, children under 12 - $9. Two seatings:  5 & 6:30 pm. Please call the church office for tickets 905-884-3606. Prepaid rese...

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Annual Turkey Supper at Temperanceville United Church
Sat Oct 1

Come enjoy a turkey dinner with all the traditional trimmings! Two seatings: 5:30 and 6:45; Takeout Dinners also available Adults $18; children 6-11 $8; children under 5 – Free (but ticket required) Contact Catherine Sampson at 416 457-1161...

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The Golden Trio - a musical performance at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church
Sat Oct 1 / 7:30pm

All are invited to a special evening of musical stories from the Baroque period through to the modern day Featuring 'The Golden Trio' Jade Butlin-Woo Christina Jowett David Miller The three have been performing together since 2015 during the...

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Burr House Spinners and Weavers Guild is having a Fibre Sale, not Fire Sale.
Sun Oct 2 / 10:00am - 2:00pm

Burr House Spinners and Weavers Guild is a local community group whose focus is the Fibre Arts. This includes, weaving, spinning, quilting, basketry, knitting and more. They are selling off some of their surplus products: yarn wool fleece fabr...

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Flag Raising for National Day
Sun Oct 2 / 10:00am

The Mayor and Council of the Town of Richmond Hill, The Federation of Chinese Canadians in York Region, Consul General Mr. Xue Bing, Hon. Reza Moridi, M.P.P., and dignitaries in the Greater Toronto Area will host a flag raising ceremony in honour of...

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Farmer's Market at Hillcrest
Sun Oct 2 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

Hillcrest Mall's Farmer's Market runs through until mid October Many local farmers and other vendors will set up their stalls on Wednesday and Sunday. The market is near Carrville Road....

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The Theatre puts out it's welcome mat!
Sun Oct 2 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Join the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts for their 3rd Annual Open House!Take a closer look at the RHPCA as they open their doors for an afternoon of live music, food & drink samples, sponsor tables, kids zone, flash sales, prizes an...

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The Nature of the Town - Photo of the Week


 

"The Silver Maple"
- easily identified by the underside of the leaves

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