October 1, 2015

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

Cosmo Music ~ Takeover Guitars Event, Oct 1 - 3
Thu Oct 1 / 7:00pm

The experts from Taylor Guitars are making the trip to Canada from El Cajon, California to takeover Cosmo Music for three incredible days of free events, live music, deals, guitar giveaways and more! Schedule Thursday, October 1st, 7pm - Taylor G...

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Hillcrest is having a Food Drive
Fri Oct 2 - Mon Oct 12

Hillcrest Mall is hosting its first Thanksgiving food drive for the Richmond Hill Community Food Bank. Along with partner Panera Bread, Hillcrest is asking shoppers, tenants, and residents to drop off non-perishable, unopened food items at Guest Ser...

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Crepe Festival at Cafe en Passant
Sat Sep 12 - Sun Oct 4

Back by popular demand!! The Crepe Festival has returned to Cafe en Passant's menu - lunch or dinner or dessert! For Lunch...............   For dinner............   taxes & gratuities extra....

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Art Class ~ "Weaving for Beginners #2"
Fri Oct 2 / 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Are you a weaver ready to take on more complex projects? This program will teach you how to weave a cloth sampler by exploring a variety of weave structures. Colour will be used as an element of design. The Level 1 course or some weaving experience...

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Campfire Praise Night at Summit Community Farm
Fri Oct 2 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Come join us for a night of acoustic worship as we join together around a roaring campfire and pursue the heart of God. For more information: office@summitcommunity.ca Location:  Summit Community Farm, 1750 Stouffville Road, Richmond Hill...

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Stress Buster! Practical Ways to Deal with Stress Now! Prepare for the Shift...
Fri Oct 2 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Are you feeling stressed? Are you constantly worried or feeling tense? Do you have trouble relaxing? Do you have difficulty sleeping at night because your mind races with thoughts of the day? Is your health being affected by your stress? At this wor...

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York Region Dragon Boat Club Information Meeting- New paddlers welcome!
Fri Oct 2 / 8:00pm - 9:30pm

Come out for an informational session on the sport of dragon boat, and kickoff the new season! New paddlers welcome. The session will offer: An introduction to the sport of dragon boat An overview of our program and goals for this upcoming year...

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Curtain Club Theatre ~ "Rope's End" - a bittersweet comedy by Douglas Bowie
Fri Sep 18 - Sat Oct 3

Somewhere long gone on the road not taken, lingering in some idealized, unreliable corner of memory is a soulmate. This bittersweet comedy is about life choices, leading the audience through twists and turns, ending up in a surprising and memorable p...

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Fire Prevention Week Open House
Sat Oct 3 / 8:00am - 3:00pm

The Annual Fire Prevention Week Open House provides the community with a day full of fun and education! Come celebrate the Open House's 20th anniversary! Live demonstrations throughout the day include: An auto extrication High-angle rope rescue...

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Fill Up on the Fall Harvest - at The Village Market
Sat Oct 3 / 8:00am - 1:30pm

As well as organic produce, meats and eggs there are other products that support a healthy lifestyle. There is an excellent selection of gluten free products. Many prepared foods, so you may wish to stop and enjoy something to eat! Make it p...

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Dig in and plant native trees and shrubs at Richmond Green!
Sat Oct 3 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

Join Evergreen and the Town of Richmond Hill as we plant native trees and shrubs in Richmond Green. Everyone is welcome! Help increase biodiversity and provide wildlife habitat in your community!You should bring: Weather-appropriate clothing (long...

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Adult 55+ Program ~ Computer Information Session
Sat Oct 3 / 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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"Shout It Out" English Conversation Circle
Sat Oct 3 / 11:00am - 12:00pm

The English Conversation Circle is designed to help ESL community  members improve their English speaking skills through group discussion and activities. Circle runs Saturdays until December 5. Age group: 18+. Admission: Free. Register at th...

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Discover Your Inner Artist at The Mill Pond Gallery
Sat Oct 3 / 11:00am - Sun Oct 4 / 5:00pm

The Richmond Hill Group of Artists present Discover Your Inner Artist group exhibition and sale at the Mill Pond Gallery. Our gallery walls are filled with a great variety of original artwork featuring many themes, styles and medium.  Come...

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Justin Majnarich ~ Your Cyber Security
Sat Oct 3 / 11:00am - 12:30pm

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month in Canada. Get tips & advice about how to be safe in our online world from presenter Justin Majnarich. You are welcome to bring your device(s). Please ensure they are fully charged. Power outlets are not...

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Books vs Film ~ Still Alice
Sat Oct 3 / 1:30pm - 4:30pm

"Books vs Film" is a showing of a film based on a book read by the library's book clubs. Afterward, there will be a discussion of how the movie compares to the book.  Tonight's film is "Still Alice". Admission: Free. Register online here....

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Richmond Hill Community Spaghetti Dinner
Sat Oct 3 / 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Everyone is invited to join us for a delicious meal where neighbours can get to know each other without cost being a limiting factor. $1 suggested donation This event is organized by The Meeting House ChurchEmail contact Colleen: RHspaghetti@yahoo....

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St. Matthew's United Church ~ Beef/Salmon Dinner
Sat Oct 3 / 5:00pm

Come out for dinner! Your choice of beef or salmon, potatoes, vegetables, homemade pie, coffee/tea. Seatings 5pm and 6:30 pm.  St. Matthew’s is a fragrance free facility.  Tickets:  Adults - $18; Children under 12 - $7. Prepaid...

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David Dunlap Observatory ~ Family Night
Sat Oct 3 / 7:30pm

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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Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure
Sun Oct 4 / 8:00am - 1:00pm

The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure is a 5km run or a 1km walk to raise funds for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. 24,400 new cases of breast cancer are diagnosed in Canada every year. Fundraising for breast cancer rese...

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Last Month This Year for the Hillcrest Farmers' Market!
Sun Oct 4 / 9:00am - 3:00pm

At the end of October, the Hillcrest Farmers' Market will be closing up for the year! The Hillcrest Farmers' Market is set up on the south west corner of the mall parking lot (facing Carrville) at Hillcrest Mall. Prepare for Thanksgivin...

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Learn to Meditate ~ 4-week Series with Kadampa Buddhist Meditation Teacher Rose Hirano
Sun Oct 4 / 10:00am - 11:00am

This four-class series is a perfect opportunity to discover the benefits of meditation. Learn how to create inner space and respond to life’s challenges in a positive and constructive way. These classes are designed for both beginners and thos...

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