December 23, 2017

Quote of the Week

"For it is in giving that we receive."
~ Francis Assisi

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Wishing you a
Merry Christmas,
Happy Holidays,
and a Happy New Year!!


Events

Christmas Dinner Buffet at the Sheraton Parkway
Mon Dec 25 / 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Celebrate holiday traditions at the Crave restaurant and enjoy a festive Christmas buffet. Crab Leg Clusters Filet Mignon Seafood Chowder Carved Roasted Turkey with Stuffing and Gravy Carved Hip of Beef with Jus Over 14 international hot spec...

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Skating at Richmond Green
Fri Dec 15 - Thu Mar 15

If you’re looking for an outdoor leisurely skate, visit Richmond Green’s artificial ice surface located behind Tom Graham Arena. There is no charge to skate. The outdoor, looped quarter mile skate trail has: covered seating area ro...

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Sylvia Chan's Solo Art Exhibition Reception at RHCPA
Wed Dec 27 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Sylvia's artwork is being shown at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts from Dec 2nd to January 2nd. She is a young emerging local artist. All are welcome. Here is her web site www.sylviachanart.com ...

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The Reel Thing Docs - Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
Wed Dec 27 / 7:00pm

The world's most beautiful woman was also the secret inventor of secure wifi, bluetooth and GPS communications, but her arresting looks stood in the way of her being given the credit she deserved... until now. Tickets: $10.  Cick here or call t...

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Fancy Nancy Splendiferous Christmas. Shows at 11 & 1
Thu Dec 28 - Sun Dec 31

Give your holiday season little extra sparkle, don’t miss out on this wonderful musical at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts Plaza Suite presented by Electric Moon Theatre Company. What could be fancier than Christmas? Presents...

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New Year's Eve at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church. All Welcome!
Sun Dec 31 / 10:30am

In some countries this day is referred to as “Old Year’s Night”. Scots call it “Hogmanay” (nobody really knows what that means!) Make this a time to let bygones be bygones – forgive yourself and others and pledge...

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First Night!! A Family Friendly Event
Sun Dec 31 / 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Richmond Hill’s First Night celebration is a family-friendly New Year’s Eve party. This event is specially planned for young families to offer an alternative to other late night celebrations. The evening is filled with free public skati...

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New Year's Eve Seafood Buffet at the Sheraton
Sun Dec 31 / 6:00pm - 9:00pm

End the year with a scrumptious seafood buffet dinner! Cold items: Iced Canadian Lobster Jumbo New Zealand Mussels Smoked Atlantic Salmon with Capers and Red Onion Chilled Shrimp (without shell) with Cocktail Sauce Sliced Italian Cold Delicat...

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New Year's Eve. Ring out the old and bring in the new year!
Sun Dec 31 / 10:00pm

Celebrate the last moments of Canada’s historic 150 year anniversary with a night guaranteed to have you laughing until midnight and beyond. Emcee and undisputed Cabaret Queen Sharron Matthews hosts an evening of comedy, music and a few surpri...

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New Year's Day Brunch, at the Sheraton
Mon Jan 1 / 11:30am - 2:00pm

Start the new year off with a delicious brunch Roasted Turkey with all the fixings Carved Roast Beef Breakfast Favourites Shrimp Cocktail Smoked Fish Platter Array of Fresh Salads Selection of International Hot Entrees Italian Antipasto Cr...

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Partagez le Francais! Free French Conversation Group
Thu Jan 4 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Enjoy free French language conversation. This group is for people (francophones to beginners) looking to exercise their French language conversation skills. The meetings are unstructured and depend on the initiative of the participants. Francop...

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Demenitia Friendly Church Hymn Sing & Worship, at St. Mary's Anglican
Fri Jan 5 / 1:00pm

This dementia friendly service is for caregivers and their loved ones to come together for hymn singing and worship. Through collaborative efforts with St. Mary’s Anglican Church in Richmond Hill, Chaplain Tom and Chaplain Ron with their music...

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Get crackin' on eating organic for the new year. Saturday morning at The Village Market
Sat Jan 6 / 8:30am - 1:30pm

Prioritize eating well for New Years! 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. Also many prepared foods - you may wish to stop an...

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Children's Financial Literacy Programs Open Houses
Sat Jan 6 - Sun Jan 7

Come and learn about fun money programs for kids, offered at Spirit of Math campuses!These open houses are an opportunity to learn more about these financial literacy programs for JK-Grade 9 students. Ask questions, get more details, meet the KMCent...

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The Sun Seal in Eurythmy
Sat Jan 6 / 1:30pm - 3:25pm

The philosopher and educator, Rudolf Steiner, drew seven fascinating planetary seals. They are like a harmonic resonance of each 'planet' and can be moved in eurythmy. Reg Down will be guiding a group through the Sun seal in the eurythmy room at the...

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Epiphany Sunday Celebrated at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church
Sun Jan 7 / 10:30am

We remember the “other” Christmas story – the Wise Men or Magi come to Bethlehem – and the world joins in to welcome Emmanuel – God with us! We’ll be singing favourite Wise Men carols – and of course “...

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Good Information to Know

"When is the snow plow coming down my street!!" There's an app for that!

Want to know where the snow plows are in Richmond Hill- check out RHPlows- new online app that tracks the snow removal activities in your neighbourhood. http://trh511.roada.ca  It shows you where our road and sidewalk plows are working and whe...

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Food and Clothing Drive for 360°Kids

Stan Daneman, in collaboration with 360°kids, has launched the second annual campaign for food items and new clothing for the homeless kids of Richmond Hill. Last year over 8000 items were collected. The campaign is to provide items that can be...

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Volunteers Needed - Heart Rallies 2018

The local chapter of the Heart & Stroke Foundation's Heart Rallies are coming up and they need help! At these rallies, at various community centres, volunteers will:• Welcome canvassers• Distribute canvassing kits• Provide informa...

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MP Leona Alleslev Invites Pre-Budget Consultations for 2018

The Government of Canada has launched pre-budget consultations and they are looking to residents, business owners, local organizations and non-profits to provide ideas and suggestions on what our families, community and country need to face the futur...

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Monthly Tax Tips – December 2017 Issue ~ from Andre La Rosa

As we approach the end of another calendar year, Andre has listed a few things to consider doing before the end of the year, for your 2017 personal tax return. Bill 148 & New Minimum WageMinimum wage is going up to $14/hr in January 2018 (and $1...

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This weekend's THE FEED - 105.9FM THE REGION: winter weather, Blood Services......

Tune in to know. York Region’s ONLY news magazine show dedicated to the issues and events that matter to all of us who live and work here. On this week’s show: A check in with Environment Canada about what kind of winter we can expec...

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