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Artreprenuer Call for Applications
Wed Feb 15 / 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Artrepreneur is a program designed to equip independent artists, arts administrators and creative entrepreneurs with vital business skills needed for success across all arts disciplines and industries. Artists are entrepreneurs who contribute greatly...

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Vigil for Quebec City
Wed Feb 1 / 7:00pm - 12:00am

Vigil for Québec City   In support of victims of the attack at the Centre culturel islamique de Québec   MARKHAM, ON – January 31, 2017 – Join Mayor Frank Scarpitti, Members of Council and host organi...

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Max & Ruby in the Nutcracker Suite
Wed Dec 28 / 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Flato Markham Theatre Max & Ruby bring to life a wonderful tradition this holiday season as they stage their most magical performance yet! Inspired by Tchaikovsky’s timeless Nutcracker Suite, along with delightful original songs, the belove...

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Aurora Borealis
Tue Dec 20 / 5:00pm - Mon Feb 20 / 11:00pm

Aurora Borealis 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm in the Aurora Town Park. The Town of Aurora is pleased to present Aurora's very own Borealis to residents and visitors at Aurora Town Park! From December 20, 2016 to February 20, 2017 coloured LED festiv...

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Markham Announces Approved 2017 Budget
Wed Dec 14 - Sat Dec 31

Ciy officials are inviting public particpation... MARKHAM, ON - December 13, 2016 - Please join Mayor Frank Scarpitti, Budget Chief Councillor Logan Kanapathi, Budget Committee Vice-Chair Councillor Amanda Collucci and Members of Council at a media...

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Aurora Tree Lighting Ceremony
Wed Dec 7 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Come celebrate the holiday season at Aurora's Tree Lighting Ceremony on Wednesday, December 7 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Aurora Town Hall located at 100 John West Way. Meet Santa, Mrs. Claus and see Santa's reindeer. Mrs. Cl...

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37th Annual York Region Rotary TV Auction
Sat Dec 3 / 4:00pm - Sun Dec 4 / 9:00pm

December 3 at 4 pm to 11 pm to December 4 to 9 pm. Watch live on rogers TV York. Check out the inventory at www.TVRotary.com...

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Visit Santa in Markham Village
Sat Dec 3 / 1:00pm - Sat Dec 17 / 4:00pm

Santa will be available to take pictures and talk to the children on Saturdays, December 3, 10, 17 from 1 to 4 The Santa Hut is located at 68 Main Street (Markham Road north of Highway 7) For more information: Main Street Markham | Main Street Mark...

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Stiver Mill Farmers' Market
Sat Dec 3 / 10:00am - Sun Dec 18 / 4:00pm

Join us every Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. until Dec 18 2016. Stiver Mill Farmers’ Market in Unionville, Ontario offers the best local fruits, veggies, meat,baked goods, crafts, entertainment, and the market grill. Unionville Stiver Mil...

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Unionville Olde Tyme Christmas Parade
Fri Dec 2 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Main Street Unionville Following the parade, there will be the tree lighting at the Bandstand then Santa will be available to hear all those special wishes The street will remain closed for carollers, bands, jugglers, costume characters and more F...

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Protecting Your Estate: Keeping it safe from Creditors, Taxation and Your Family"
Thu Sep 18 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

We cordially invite you to a presentation on: “Protecting Your Estate: Keeping it safe from Creditors, Taxation and Your Family"  Thursday, September 18, 2014 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Bayview Country Club 25 Fairway Heights Drive T...

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Tax-Efficient Investment Planning
Thu Apr 24 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

You are cordially invited to a presentation on:  “Tax-Efficient Investment Planning”  With specific focus on:  Asset Allocation to Meet Your Needs Today Understanding “The Investment Planning Process”...

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Top 10 year-End Tax Planning Strategies
Thu Nov 14 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

  Investors Group Financial Services Inc. Markham  Cordially invites you to a presentation on: “Top Ten Year-End Tax Planning Strategies” With specific focus on: Immediate Tax-Savings Strategies Avoiding th...

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"Protecting Your Estate: Keeping it safe from Creditors, Taxation and Your Family"
Thu Jun 13 / 10:30am - 12:00pm

We cordially invite you to a presentation on: “Protecting Your Estate: Keeping it safe from Creditors, Taxation and Your Family"  To be held on  Thursday, June 13, 2013 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Bayview Country Club 25 Fairw...

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Tax-Efficient Investment Planning
Thu Apr 25 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

You are cordially invited to a presentation on:  “Tax-Efficient Investment Planning”  With specific focus on: Asset Allocation to Meet Your Needs Today Understanding “The Investment Planning Process” Understa...

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Stand Up for Autism
Sat Nov 24 / 7:00pm - 11:00pm

COMEDY NIGHT Saturday, November 24TH 2012. Vaughan City Playhouse 1000 New Westminster Dr, Thornhill, ON L4J 8G3 7 pm to 11 pm Tickets are $30.00 + HST The Stand Up for Autism event includes 4 hours of laughter and fun at the Vaughan City Playhouse...

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Protecting Your Estate: Keeping it safe from Creditors, Taxation and Your Family
Thu Sep 20 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

    We cordially invite you to a presentation on: “Protecting Your Estate: Keeping it safe from Creditors, Taxation and Your Family"  To be held on  Thursday, September 20, 2012 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.   Bay...

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Varley Art Gallery Hosts September 15 Varley's Muses Event
Sat Sep 15 / 7:00pm

MARKHAM, ON ~ September 5, 2012 ~ On September 15, 2012 the Varley Art Gallery of Markham will host a spectacular runway event to mark the launch of Sphere, the Gallery’s new culture club, and to raise funds for the Varley-McKay Art Foundation...

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The Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation will officially launch the Baby Wall
Thu Sep 13 / 4:30pm - 6:30pm

  We’re Growing Together With Every New Bundle of Joy! Markham, ON (September 10, 2012) – On September 13, The Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation will officially launch the Baby Wall in support of the new expanded Childbirth...

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Award-winning Farmers' Market
Sat Sep 8 - Sat Sep 29

Date: Saturday, September 08, 2012 Time: 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM Location: 132 Robinson Street, Markham (Main Street Markham and Robinson Stree) Cost: Free Open every Saturday until September 29, 2012 Come and support our local farmers at our 13th Annua...

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The Unionville Heritage Festival
Mon Sep 3 / 10:00am - 5:00pm

Markham residents and visitors alike are invited to join the merchants of Main Street Unionville on Labour Day Monday, September 3 for the Unionville Heritage Festival. The street will be closed to traffic from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to celebrate our rich...

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United Way York Region announces 2012 campaign goal at Dragon Boat Festival
Sat Aug 18 / 8:30am

King City, ON – On Saturday August 18th, United Way York Region will announce its 2012 Campaign Goal at the Toromont CAT Dragon Boat Festival. Taking place at Seneca College, King Campus, this annual event brings together the region’s lea...

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Temporary Road closure of Major Mackenzie Drive East
Tue Aug 7 - Sat Dec 15

from Donald Cousens Parkway to Ninth Line in Markham Closure from August 7 to December 15 will allow for bridge replacement on Major Mackenzie Drive NEWMARKET – Commencing August 7 through December 15, 2012, The Regional Municipality of York...

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Events in Unionville
Thu Jul 26 - Mon Sep 3

Thursday Nights at the Bandstand (7:30-9:00 p.m.) July 26- June Garber **TONIGHT** August 2- Green River Revival Concert Sundays Series (7 p.m. start) July 29- Northdale Concert Band August 5- Newmarket Citizens' Band More Concerts at the Bandstand...

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TORONTO FESTIVAL OF CLOWNS
Thu May 31 - Sun Jun 3

TORONTO FESTIVAL OF CLOWNS Canada’s Most Red-Nosed Theatre Festival   The freaks are back to take over Toronto and this time it’s an international invasion. For four days only, some of the world’s top clowns, bouffons an...

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Tax-Efficient Investment Planning
Thu Apr 26 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

You are cordially invited to a presentation on:  “Tax-Efficient Investment Planning” With specific focus on:    Asset Allocation to Meet Your Needs Today Understanding “The Investment Planning Process”...

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The Regent Theatre in Oshawa
Sat Apr 21 - Sat May 26

(Although The Regent Theatre is undergoing Repairs the Box Office will remain open during its regular hours Tuesday and Wednesday 10am - 4pm and Thursday and Friday 10am - 5pm and is located at 50 King St E, Oshawa, Ontario) - Comedian Ron Jame...

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RON JAMES
Fri Apr 20 / 8:00pm - Sat Apr 21 / 8:00pm

Here's your opportunity to purchase RON JAMES tickets before they go on sale to the General public.  Go to www.regenttheatre.ca and enter the code in the poster "rj2012"...

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Mosaic Home Care & Community Resource Centre
Thu Apr 19 / 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Let Nathalie Prezeau be:  Your Guide at Mosaic! Discover Toronto’s best nooks and crannies!  An event for all ages.  Mosaic is helping You to find new ways to exercise and socialize in the community. Nathalie Prezeau is the au...

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Annual Easter Fun Fair
Sun Apr 8 / 11:00am - 1:00pm

Cornerstone's annual Easter Family Fun Fair has been a signature event in the Markham community for the past thirteen years. Last year, over 500 children from the community (plus their families) joined the festivities! This year's Easter Fun Fair wi...

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Annual Easter Fun Fair
Sun Apr 8 / 11:00am - 1:00pm

Cornerstone's annual Easter Family Fun Fair has been a signature event in the Markham community for the past thirteen years. Last year, over 500 children from the community (plus their families) joined the festivities! This year's Easter Fun Fair wi...

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EASTER COMES TO LIFE IN UNIONVILLE
Sat Apr 7 / 12:00pm - 8:00pm

EASTER COMES TO LIFE IN UNIONVILLE When - Saturday, April 7th Where - Millennium Bandstand and Unionville Main Street Admission - Free Easter Egg Hunt for kids 3 to 6 years at the Millennium Park behind the Bandstand at 12 noon. Craft activity cen...

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French Canadian Film –Canada's Best (subtitled)
Mon Apr 2 / 7:00pm - 10:00pm

MONSIEUR LAZHAR The Town ofRichmond Hill, Toronto International Film Festival, andRBCRoyal Bank present The Reel Thing Film Series and the French language film ‘Monsieur Lazhar’ at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts at7PMon...

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The Varley Suite Concert and Exhibition Tour
Sun Apr 1 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

You are invited to join us for The Varley Suite Concert and Exhibition Tour on 1 April 2012  The Varley Art Gallery is supported by the Town of Markham and the Ontario Arts Council...

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Annual Fundraising Gala
Sat Mar 31 / 6:00pm - 11:00pm

Annual fundraising gala, Jewels of the Opera,   Opera lovers will see superb talent while enjoying an excellent dinner evening York Region, On…Opera York in its 15th season proudly presents its annual fundraising gala Jewels of the...

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10th Annual Gala Dinner in Support of Markham Stouffville Hospital
Fri Mar 30 / 6:00pm - 11:00pm

The 10th Annual Gala Dinner in Support of Markham Stouffville Hospital Where: Crystal Fountain Banquet Hall, 60 McDowell Gate,Markham,ONL6G 1B5 When: Friday March 30, 2012from6:00 PMto11:00 PMEDT Help complete the $1,000,000 Mark in fundraising by...

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Human Rights Groups Protest
Mon Mar 26

Draconian Refugee Bill In response to Bill C-31 - an act that would penalize refugees, undermine Canada's refugee claim process, and could lead to the deportation of permanent residents - several prominent human rights organizations have come togeth...

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STRAIGHT TALK with Mayor Frank Scarpitti
Sun Mar 25 / 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Council invite you to attend STRAIGHT TALK Diversity and the Media Forum on Sunday, March 25 This inaugural forum discussion will be moderated by John Tory - Canadian Business; Political activists; Volunteer Chai...

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UNIONVILLE WEDDING SHOW takes the cake
Sun Mar 25 / 11:00am - 5:00pm

UNIONVILLE WEDDING SHOW takes the cake When – Sunday, March 25th from    11 am to 5 pm Where – Varley Art Gallery, 216 Main Street Unionville Admission – Free and includes a Swag Bag You are invited to join the retailer...

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Stop Tuberculosis in your lifetime
Sun Mar 25

York Region marks World Tuberculosis Day on March 24 NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York joins communities across the world in marking World Tuberculosis (TB) Day on Saturday, March 24. This year’s theme, Stop TB in my lifetime...

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A Night with Fauré and Mozart
Sat Mar 24 / 7:30pm - 10:00pm

March 7, 2012 – York Region – Two compelling composers will be featured in the next performance by Vocal Horizons Chamber Choir.  “A Night with Fauré and Mozart” will showcase Fauré’s Requiem, and Moz...

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United Way York Region visits Vaughan
Tue Mar 20 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

United Way York Region visits Vaughan for ….more than roads, sewers, stores and schools Date:            Tuesday, March 20, 2012 Location:     Vellore...

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Lyme Support Group Meetings
Mon Mar 19 / 7:30pm - Wed Mar 21 / 9:00pm

Meeting #1.  EVENING:  Mon., Mar. 19th, 2012 Lyme Support Group Meetings 7pm – 8:30pm Location:  Richmond Hill Central Library, 2nd Floor Address:  South/west corner of Yonge & Major Mackenzie Meeting #2.  AFTE...

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Mattamy Homes' Generous Donation
Mon Mar 19 / 3:00pm - 12:00am

On Monday,March 19 at 3 p.m., Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation will celebrate Mattamy Homes’ generous donation of $1 million towards the hospital’s expansion. Peter Gilgan, Founder and CEO of Mattamy Homes, will unveil the signage...

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Lyme Support Group Meetings
Mon Mar 19 - Wed Mar 21

Lyme Support Group Meetings Meeting #1.  EVENING:  Mon., Mar. 19th, 2012 7pm – 8:30pm Location:  Richmond Hill Central Library, 2nd Floor Address:  South/west corner of Yonge & Major Mackenzie Meeting #2.  AFTE...

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Many Faces of Markham Concert
Sun Mar 18

Many Faces of Markham Concert on Sunday, March 18 This year’s theme: “One World, One Family”   Markham performers will be in the spotlight at the 14th Annual Many Faces of Markham Concert on Sunday, March 18, 2012. Spon...

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Holistic Healing
Thu Mar 15 / 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Restoring Health and Wellness through the release of harmful, repressed emotions. Do you struggle with physical and emotional trauma? Reconnect with your inner strength and move forward with your life. Date: Thursday March 15th, 2012 Time:&n...

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Liberal Celebration of International Women's Day
Thu Mar 8 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Liberal Celebration of International Women's Day Thursday, March 8 at7:30am Location: Hotel IndigoOttawa RSVP with Judy Sgro Hotel Indigo Ottawa 123 Metcalfe St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5L9  ...

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How do Small Business Owners Save Tax?
Wed Mar 7 / 10:00am - Wed Mar 21 / 11:00am

David Murray, CFP, CAIA, Investment Advisor, BMO Nesbitt Burns and Tim Reynolds, CGA Invite you to attend a coffee and learn event: How do Small Business Owners Save Tax? Dates:Wednesday, March 7, 2012Wednesday, March 21, 2012 Time:10 a.m. &ndash...

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Chinese Collective Arts Association: Fundraising Dinner
Sat Mar 3 / 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Chinese Collective Arts Association, is hosting a Fundraising Dinner on March 3rd as we mentioned to you that evening, and we would love for you to join us. The Chinese Collective Arts Association (CCAA) is a newly established non-profitable organiz...

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THIS WIDE NIGHT
Thu Mar 1 / 8:00pm - Fri Mar 2 / 10:00pm

M E R M A I D  P A R A D E with support from Mercury Stage Productions & Pandemic Theatre invites you and a guest to attend the Opening Night performance of THIS WIDE NIGHT the award winning play by Chloë Moss THURSDAY, MARCH 1, 2012...

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Carpool Week 2012
Thu Mar 1 - Thu Mar 8

Did you try carpooling this month? Thanks to all who participated in Carpool Week 2012 and doing your part to be sustainable and to reduce traffic congestion! Congratulations to our Carpool Group Contest winners Kristina Rostorotsky (MMM Group) and...

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This Wide Night by CHOLES MOSS March 1 - 17
Thu Mar 1 - Sat Mar 17

M E R M A I D P A R A D E presents... "Not everyone can be all right, Marie. The world isn't like that..." Mermaid Parade is proud to present Chloë Moss’ award-winning THIS WIDE NIGHT, a site-specific production at Toronto’s Red Sa...

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Opera York presents Die Fledermaus
Sun Feb 26 / 2:00pm - Sat Mar 3 / 8:00pm

Toronto, February 14, 2012 Opera York presents Die Fledermaus At the end of the 16thseason 16 Opera Yorkpresents a perennial evergreen. Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss is number 16 on the list of all-time favorites to be performed the world over s...

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SAAAC Annual Fundraiser
Sun Feb 26 / 11:00am - 12:00pm

Markham, ON ~ February 22, 2012 ~ It is our great pleasure to invite you to the South Asian Autism Awareness Centre’s Press Conference announcing the details for this year’s Annual Fundraiser event. This year’s nearly sold out event...

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Income Tax System
Sat Feb 25 / 2:30pm - 4:00pm

  Income Tax System Main topics What are taxpayer rights & responsibilities When and what do you need to file an Income Tax Return Who is eligible for benefits, such as the GST credit, and CCTB Date: Saturday February 25, 2012 Tim...

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Income Tax System
Sat Feb 25 / 2:30pm - 4:00pm

  Income Tax System What are taxpayer rights & responsibilities When and what do you need to file an Income Tax Return Who is eligible for benefits, such as the GST credit, and CCTB     Everyone Welcome !!   Date:...

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FUN FEBRUARY FESTIVITIES
Sat Feb 25

Moveable Feast: Progressive Dinner – Saturday evening, February 25. 3 restaurants * 3 courses * 1 all-inclusive price. Unionville Company Restaurant, Old Country Inn & Blacksmith Bistro. This will be a fun evening so get your friends togeth...

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Kick Off Party for the 2012 Relay For Life in South York Region
Tue Feb 21 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Kick Off Party for the 2012 Relay For Life in South York Region Tue Feb 21, 2012 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm Please bring your kids, your friends, your relatives and your co-workers to enjoy refreshments, prizes and details about the 2012 Relay For Life in S...

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Family Day Celebration with Dr. Helena Jaczek, MPP
Mon Feb 20 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Please join MPP Dr. Helena Jaczek and MP Paul Calandra as they Host a Free FAMILY DAY Skate! Monday, February 20th, 2012 at: 2:00pm - 4:00pm Stouffville Arena, Ice Pad A 12483 Ninth Line Stouffville Contact: The office of Paul Calandra, MP 905-2...

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FUN FEBRUARY FESTIVITIES
Mon Feb 20 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Family Day – Monday, February 20.  Bring your camera and come to the street from 1 to 4 pm to see Frosty the Snowman, The Penguin, Winnie the Pooh, Smurf, Kermit the Frog and Buzz Lightyear.  Then go to the Varley Art Gallery for thei...

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Varley ArtGallery - Family Day
Mon Feb 20 / 12:00pm - 4:00pm

You are invited to Visit the Varley on Family Day ... The Varley ArtGallery presents  Deconstructed, which features a selection of paintings, drawings and sculptures that provide an overview of this much-valued municipal collection. On view are...

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EDUCATION UNDER FIRE NEWSLETTER
Mon Feb 20 - Sun Feb 26

EDUCATION UNDER FIRE NEWSLETTER  This Week On The Campaign: February 20-26, 2012 Screening-Conversations Monday, February 20: Haverford College, PA Tuesday, February 21: Dartmouth College, NH Tuesday, February 21: Roosevelt University, IL...

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Devotional Gathering
Fri Feb 17 / 7:30pm - Sat Mar 17 / 7:30pm

Readings from different writings and Holy Script or simply listen, reflect and meditate All are welcome - Please RSVP only 5 to 10 space available, Every Thursday from7:30pm – 9:30pm Contact farah_n33@hotmail.com  ...

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Salute To Our Flag
Wed Feb 15 / 2:00pm - 3:00pm

The Proud To Be Canadian From Sea To Sea Association will be holding their 15th annual "Salute To Our Flag"  on Wednesday February 15th (Canada Flag Day) celebrating the  47th anniversary of our great flag.  The 1 hour event  is o...

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Markham Celebrates Black History Month
Tue Feb 14 / 11:00am - 1:00pm

Recognition and celebration event planned for February 14 WHERE: Anthony Roman Centre (Markham Civic Centre), Council Chamber,101 Town Centre Blvd.Markham(Highway 7 and Warden Avenue) As part ofMarkham’s annual celebrations marking Black...

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FUN FEBRUARY FESTIVITIES
Tue Feb 14 / 10:00am - 11:00pm

Valentine’s Day – Tuesday, February 14th is the day!  Don’t forget to book dinner with your sweetie.  Great restaurants can be found in our Business Directory section.  Flowers, chocolates, fashions, gifts and what ab...

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The Love Train Revue: Black History Month
Thu Feb 9 / 6:30pm - Thu Feb 16 / 7:30pm

Take Your Valentine aboard the Love Train! George St. Kitts, Jackie Richardson, Spider Jones & Billy Newton-Davis invite you aboard The Love Train Revue Show celebrating Black History Month Thursday, February 9, 2012 6:30-10pm at the Richmond H...

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Markham and Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce
Mon Feb 6 / 5:00pm - Fri Feb 10 / 7:00pm

Markham and Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce Announce Results of Historic BusinessMissiontoIndiaand UAE The largest ever trade delegation of Small and Medium Enterprise sector companies from Markham, Canada’s high-tech capital, to travel to Ind...

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60th Anniversary of Queen Elizabeth's Accession to the Throne
Mon Feb 6 / 2:00pm - Mon Feb 13 / 3:00pm

MarkhamCommemorates 60th Anniversary of Queen Elizabeth’s Accession to the Throne with Ceremony at Civic Centre. On Monday, February 6, the Markham Diamond Jubilee Committee is hosting an event to commence a year-long celebration of Queen Eliz...

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Markham Commemorates 60th Anniversary of Queen Elizabeth's Accession to the Throne
Mon Feb 6 / 2:00pm - Sat Dec 29 / 2:00pm

Markham Commemorates 60th Anniversary of Queen Elizabeth’s Accession to the Throne with Ceremony at Civic Centre On Monday, February 6, the Markham Diamond Jubilee Committee hosted an event at Markham Civic Centre, Council Chamber,101 Town Cen...

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Carpool Week
Mon Feb 6 - Sun Feb 12

Smart Commute Markham,Richmond Hillis gearing up for Carpool Week, February 6-12, aGTAwide campaign that encourages people who drive alone to try carpooling. Taking part in a carpool saves you money, time and energy. It also helps reduce traffic cong...

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Second Annual Mayor Frank Scarpitti Chinese New Year Dinner
Sun Feb 5 / 5:00pm - Mon Feb 13 / 6:00pm

Event being held for Chinese New Year on February 5, 2012– Mayor Frank Scarpitti and event Co-chairs Regional Councillor Joe Li, Councillor Alex Chiu and Councillor Alan Ho, and their guests at the Second Annual Mayor Frank Scarpitti...

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York Region Music Celebration Festival
Sat Feb 4 / 5:30pm - Tue Feb 7 / 9:30pm

MUSIC LOVERS---BEST KEPT SECRET Jacques Israelievitch, internationally renowned violinist,will be featured at the York Region Music Celebration Gala directing theKoffler Chamber Orchestra which will include the winners of the ConcertoClass. Several...

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Official Re-opening ofReesorRoadBridge
Fri Feb 3 / 10:00am

Markham ~February 2, 2012~ OnFebruary 3, 2012, Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Council will officially re-open theReesorRoadBridgebetweenSteeles Avenueand14th Avenue. WHEN: Friday, February 3, 2012 10:00 a.m. WHERE: ReesorRoadBridge...

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Green Carpet Charity Breakfast
Tue Jan 31

Leading engineering consulting firm, GENIVAR, will be hosting a Green Carpet Charity Breakfast on January 31, 2011 for employees at Markham offices. This is the first organic, locally-sourced breakfast at the company and it’s being organized by...

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Drive with care: Things you should know about winter driving in Ontario
Sat Jan 28 / 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Drive with care: Things you should know about winter driving in Ontario  Come to learn from  a police officer on: Traffic rules and regulations Tips for winter driving Handling a car accident or traffic ticket Questions & Answers...

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28 New Staff Added to Fight Fires in Markham
Fri Jan 27 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

28 New Staff Added To Fight Fires in Markham Markham, ON ~ January 24, 2012 ~ Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti is joined by Members of Council, Fire Chief Bill Snowball and guests as 28 new recruits are formally accepted into the ranks of Markham Fire...

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"RRSPs or TFSAs?: The Top Tax-Effective Strategies for Building Retirement Wealth"
Thu Jan 26 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

“RRSPs or TFSAs?: The Top Tax-Effective Strategies for Building Retirement Wealth” With specific focus on: The Investment Planning Process The Tax Minimization Process The Top 4 Tax-Effective Retirement Savings Strategies Diversificat...

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United Way York Region 2011 Achievement to be announced at High Tea
Thu Jan 26 / 4:00pm - 8:00pm

After months of hard work and determination, United Way volunteers and donors come together to celebrate their efforts and announce 2011’s fundraising achievement – much needed dollars for frontline programs. Join United Way as we raise g...

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Alzheimer Society of York Region
Thu Jan 26 / 1:00pm - Tue Feb 28 / 3:00pm

The Center for Dynamic Learning at the ProssermanJCCis presenting 2 interactive and engaging series this winter aimed at Baby Boomers, born in the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s. Please feel free to register or to recommend these program to an...

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Job Search Tutorial - Using Powerful Library Resources -
Tue Jan 24 / 6:30pm - 8:00pm

 Job Search Tutorial - Using Powerful Library Resources - Did you know that Markham Public Library has powerful resources to support your job search? Join the tutorial and learn about: Finding library resources to improve resumes, cover le...

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Beyond Books: Hidden Treasures in Your Library
Tue Jan 17 / 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Beyond Books: Hidden Treasures in Your Library Think the library is only about books? A librarian will guide you to explore beyond books in this 1-hour session.   E-books and online magazines Newspapers from around the world in differe...

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Markham's 39th Annual Tony Roman Memorial Hockey Tournament
Sat Jan 14 - Sun Jan 22

Markham’s 39th Annual Tony Roman Memorial Hockey Tournament World’s Largest House League Tournament Markham, ON ~January 10, 2012 ~ Markham’s annual Tony Roman Memorial Hockey Tournament, starts with an official puck drop at Thorn...

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Markham's 39th Annual Tony Roman Memorial Hockey Tournament
Tue Jan 10 - Sat Jan 14

Markham’s 39th Annual Tony Roman Memorial Hockey Tournament World’s Largest House League Tournament Markham, ON ~January 10, 2012 ~ Markham’s annual Tony Roman Memorial Hockey Tournament, starts with an official puck drop at Thorn...

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Rouge Park's 9th Annual Winter Bird Count
Sun Jan 8 / 8:00am - Wed Jan 11 / 4:00pm

RougePark's 9th Annual Winter Bird Count Date: Sunday, January 08, 2012 Time: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Location: Rouge Park: Various locations throughout Markham and Toronto Cost: FREE! All welcome. Did you know that over 225 di...

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Rouge Park's 9th Annual Winter Bird Count
Sun Jan 8 / 8:00am - 4:00pm

RougePark's 9th Annual Winter Bird Count Date: Sunday, January 08, 2012 Time: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Location: Rouge Park: Various locations throughout Markham and Toronto Cost: FREE! All welcome. Did you know that over 225 different kinds of birds liv...

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York Region (EMS) will distribute toys this Christmas
Sat Dec 24

York Region Emergency Medical Services brings joy to kids this Christmas Eve The Regional Municipality of York will deliver toys to sick and injured children NEWMARKET– Paramedics from York Region Emergency Medical Services (EMS) will distrib...

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A Christmas Special!
Sun Dec 18

The Toronto All-Star Big Band plays swinging arrangements from the likes of Les Brown, Louis Armstrong and Harry Connick Jr., for tickets call the Box Office 905-305-7469 The Toronto All-Star Big Band website: http://www.torontoallstarbigband.c...

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Sounds of Christmas
Sat Dec 10 / 3:00pm - Sun Dec 11 / 3:00pm

Onstage Productions is a non profit theatre company providing choral, orchestral and music theatre productions in the GTA. On Dec 10th and Dec 11th, 2011,we are presenting 'Sounds of Christmas' at the Markham Theatre. This concert, with choir and ful...

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Holiday Tea & Crafts
Thu Dec 8 / 1:30pm - 3:00pm

You are cordially invited to join us December 8th,2011 for festive tea and crafts.  Between 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. we will be making Malt Apple Wine Pouches and serving holiday cookies. RSVP by December 1, 2011 Where: The Shops on Steeles and 40...

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Markham Speed Skating Club - Ontario Silver #5
Sat Dec 3 / 9:00am - 4:30pm

  150 young skaters from clubs in western and central Ontario are expected to participate in this all-day event. Each skater will compete in a heat and a final in two distances within groups of about 15 skaters in order to achieve personal best...

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St. John's Rehab
Tue Nov 29 / 1:30pm - 3:00pm

St. John’s Rehab – Your Community Partner in Wellness & Prevention When:  Tuesday November 29th 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Where:  Mosaic Home Care & Community Resource Centre RSVP by Friday November 25th, 2011 Topics Discu...

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FLL 2011 Gala celebrates the Power of Love
Sun Nov 27 / 5:30pm - 10:30pm

Fountain of Love and Life (FLL), the Chinese programming ministry of Salt +Light Television, Canada’s national Catholic television station, is holding their annual fundraising Gala on Sunday, November 27, at Le Parc Conference & Banquet C...

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39th Annual 2011 Markham Santa Clause Parade
Sat Nov 26

Parade starts at 11 a.m. at the Markham Village Community Centre, corner of Hwy 7 & Main Street Markham and travels north on Main Street Markham to end south of 16th Ave around 12 o'clock noon. For specific details  www.markhamsa...

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Write Santa!
Sat Nov 26

Print and write on "Dear Santa" paper. Follow this link www.markhamsantaclausparade.com  Take your letters to the Santa Claus Parade for delivery to the North Pole....

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We have Stay Active
Fri Nov 25 / 1:30pm - 3:00pm

We have Stay Active with North York Seniors Centre coming to do a presentation on their activities including Activities, Day Trips, Events and Workshops, Drop-in Programs, Senior Support Centre Where:  Mosaic Home Care & Community Resource...

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Job Search Tutorial
Tue Nov 22 / 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Job Search Tutorial   Are you new to Canada? Looking for a job or a new career? In this tutorial, a librarian will show you how to: •  Find library resources to improve resumes, cover letters and interviews •  Explore c...

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Car Seat Clinic
Sat Nov 19 / 10:00am - 2:00pm

Come for this Car Seat Clinic and have our friendly certified technicians inspect and install your child's car seet for FREE! Cornerstone Christian Community Church in conjunction with St. John Ambulance is holding a child car seat clinic on Saturd...

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Banyan Gala 2011
Sun Nov 13 / 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Under The Banyan Tree Centre Mission: To ensure that individuals with development disablities live an independent and enriched life in the community; we strive to promote and enhance their personal well-being through a range of itegrative serci...

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"We'll Meet Again" Songs of the War Years Concert
Sat Nov 12 / 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Onstage Productions/Scarborough Choral Society Presents "We'll Meet Again"  Songs of the War Years Concert Nov. 12, 2011 Ebenezer United Church 5000 Steeles Ave. E. NW corner of Steeles at Brimley 3 p m and 7 p m tickets $15.00   ...

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Screening of THRIVE Premiere Release
Fri Nov 11 / 7:30pm - 10:30pm

FILM SYNOPSIS: Thrive is an unconventional documentary that lifts the veil on what’s REALLY going on in our world by following the money upstream – uncovering the global consolidation of power in nearly every aspect of our lives. Weaving...

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Town of Markham Remembrance Day Ceremony
Fri Nov 11 / 10:30am - 11:30am

Town of Markham ceremony honouring our veterans, with presentations by The Suburban Aires and Youth Poetry Winners. Markham Theatre for Performing Arts, 171 Town Centre Blvd....

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Unionville Remembrance Day Service
Fri Nov 11 / 10:30am - 11:30am

A quiet, simple moment at the old cenotaph in the gardens in front of Crosby Memorial Arena.  Along with a service, wreaths will be placed at the Cenotaph located in front of the Arena.  We will be walking up Main Street Unionville from the...

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883 Markham Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron
Wed Nov 9 / 6:20pm - 9:30pm

Opening of the New 883 Markham Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron Starting Wed 09 Nov 11 Wed Evenings from 1840-2130hrs Randall Public School 50 Randall Ave Markham, ON L3S 1H5 Opening to youth ages 12-18 For more information on Air Cadets please v...

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Pilgrim Feast Fundraiser!
Wed Nov 9 / 5:00pm - 9:00pm

All Pilgrim Feast guests will register and receive a name tag, free coffee and a chance to enter to win a gift card from Chapters   We are promoting our new Family Literacy Program and all funds raised will go to towards Family Literacy. &nbs...

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7th Annual Buddy Walk
Sun Nov 6 / 10:00am - 2:00pm

The Down Syndrome Association of York Region is proud to announce the 7th Annual Buddy Walk, raising funds and awareness for and about individuals with Down Syndrome. Markham families are encouraged to come out for a fun walk includes lunch, prizes a...

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Cantabile Chorale of York Region
Sun Nov 6 - Mon Nov 7

Sunday, November 6th & Monday, November 7th Feel the Spirit! A program of timeless music from J.S. Bach to classics of the Spiritual genre Robert Richardson, founder/director, Lona Richardson, accompanist Sunday: St. Augustine Anglican Church,...

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Annual Remembrance Day Service--Lest We Forget!
Sat Nov 5 / 10:00am - 11:00am

Join Veterans and Friends on Saturday as this year's Annual Remembrance Day Service, comes early!  Church Service begins 10.00am Sharp in M.D.V.A. Hall Parade moves off 10.45am Cenotaph Service 11.00am Markham District Veterans Ass...

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Hamfest
Sat Nov 5 / 9:00am - 6:00pm

A flea market for radio, electronics, and computer equipment, the largest hamfest in Canada.  Over 200 vendors range from well-known retailers and manufacturers to individual hams selling their own used equipment. Free Coffee Markham Fairgroun...

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Kimberly Davies from Amica at Bayview – "An Old Time Radio Show Experience"
Fri Nov 4 / 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Mosaic Home Care & Community Resource Centre is proud to present: Kimberly Davies from Amica at Bayview – “An Old Time Radio Show Experience” Date:  November 4th, 2011 Time:  1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. RSVP by Tuesday Nove...

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Postcards for Peace
Tue Nov 1 / 9:30am - Fri Nov 11 / 5:00pm

Pick up a postcard at any branch of Markham Public Library between November 1st and November 11th and take a moment to say thanks to a serving member of the Canadian Armed Forces.  MPL will send the postcards to the Department of Defense for dis...

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Lions Multicultural Variety Show 2011
Sun Oct 30 / 6:00pm - 7:00pm

The Canada-Hong Kong New Horizon Lions Club, Markham Lions Club and Markham Milliken Mills Lions Club will be co-organizing the Lions Multicultural Variety Show 2011 on October 30 (Sunday) at Markham Theatre for Performing Arts. A colourful ...

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Scary Fest
Sat Oct 29 / 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: 9350 Hwy. 48 (Markham Rd.), Markham, ON Cost: $6 for adults, $5 for seniors/students, $4 for kids (ages 2 and under are free). Plus HST A Halloween event for children aged 10 and under! Come in costume, trick or treat with...

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Bel Air Travel Markham Office
Sat Oct 29 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

In conjunction with the announcement of BEL AIR TRAVEL MARKHAM now part of THOMAS COOK, Bel Air Travel Markham office (5954 Highway 7, Unit B102) is hosting an Open House on Oct. 29, 2011 from 10am to 4pm. “We are celeb...

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Networking in Liberty
Thu Oct 27 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Join your neighbours and friends at Hilton Suites for a Leisurely Networking event.  View Flyer for details....

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ANNUAL PEACE MEAL
Sun Oct 23 / 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Sunday, October 23, 2011  2-5 PM  St. Luke’s Catholic Parish 39 Green Lane Thornhill, ON L3T 6K5 Co-Sponsored  by Temple Har Zion An RSVP by Thursday, October 20, 2011 would be appreciated Please contact your congr...

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Markham48 Studio Tour and Sale
Sat Oct 22 / 10:00am - Sun Oct 23 / 5:00pm

This annual studio tour & sale promotes the work of artists and artisans across Markham/York Region!  Visit website for tour map and list of artists. www.markham48.com/index.html...

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Markham Hosts Its First International Festival of Authors Touring Event
Fri Oct 21 / 6:15pm - 9:00pm

An evening featuring world-renowned authors MARKHAM, ON, Sept 20, 2011 ~ Markham is thrilled to be chosen as the only location in York Region and one of two GTA locations to host the International Festival of Authors (IFOA) touring event on Friday O...

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Photography Workshop with Ruth Kaplan
Sun Oct 16 / 10:00am - 5:00pm

Sun. 16 Oct. - 10am-5pm at the Varley Art Gallery $75, members $65   Join artist and OCADU/Ryerson educator Ruth Kaplan for a hands-on workshop and experience beautiful and historic Unionville in a new light. The program will include time for d...

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Markham Fire Open House
Sat Oct 15 / 10:00am - 3:00pm

Saturday October 15, 2011 Fire Station 93 - 2930 Major Mackenzie Drive (Woodbine & Major Mack) 10:00 am – 3:00pm   Live Fire Extinguisher Training: This is a great hands on training tool for all adults that attend the event. They will...

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Tree Tenders Volunteer Training (York Region)
Sat Oct 15 / 10:00am - 3:30pm

Saturday, October 15, 2011 - 10:00a.m. - 3:30p.m. Registration required Rouge River Community Centre, 120 Rouge Bank Drive Markham, Ontario, L3S 4B7 416.413.9244 ext. 16  www.yourleaf.org This multi-day program is designed for individu...

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Free Hearing Screening
Fri Oct 14 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Free Hearing Screening Provided by Connect Hearing at Mosaic Home Care & Community Resource Centre Located at the Shops on Steeles & 404 Suite 218 located on the 2nd floor near Sears Outlet Time:  1 to 4 p.m. (15 min. appointments). Plea...

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TACC Developments and SmartCentres are pleased to unveil their community art
Sun Oct 2 / 11:00am - 11:30am

TACC Developments and SmartCentres are pleased to unveil their community art on Sunday, October 2, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. near the Walmart building at 500 Copper Creek Drive, Markham (9th Line and Hwy. #407). Mayor Scarpitti and Members of Council will...

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Culture Days: Modern Latin Soundscapes -
Fri Sep 30 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Unionville is getting into the spirit of celebrating the arts for the national Culture Days on Friday, September 30th.  The Millennium Bandstand will feature Modern Latin Soundscapes.  The show begins at 7 pm with DJ Wayuu, Jaime "Magnet" B...

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One Night with You Elvis & Marilyn
Fri Sep 30 / 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Fundraising event in memory of Gabe Magnotta supporting the Canadian Lyme Disease Foundation A live show featuring two world-class Tribute Artists accompanied by their show band "Rudy and the Angels"  Additional information visit www.kevinmills...

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Markham Fair 2011
Thu Sep 29 / 9:00am - Fri Sep 30 / 10:00pm

Markham Fair is Canada's largest 4-day fall fair with many entertaining and educational events for all ages. Admission: Adult/Youth $15; Children 12 & under: $2; Seniors $10; Preschool Children 4 & under, Free! Wonderful Wandering Entertain...

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Cornerstone International Food Festival
Sat Sep 24 / 5:00pm - 8:00pm

Place:  Rouge River Community Centre 120 Rouge Bank Dr., Markham Cost Child (5 – 12 years old) $6 Family of 4 (2 adults, 2 children) $30 Adults/Youth $12 Five tastings per ticket The profits from the International Food Festival will go t...

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Applefest at Markham Museum
Sat Sep 24 / 10:00am - Sun Sep 25 / 4:00pm

The Museum operates its own apple cider mill and offers fresh samples to visitors. Take a stroll through the heritage apple orchard and participate in a variety of hands-on activities for kids of all ages. A steam tractor will be fired up along...

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Indian Melodies and Rhythms
Fri Sep 23 / 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Led by internationally acclaimed Violinist Vittal Ramamurthy.  Win fabulous door prizes. St. Andrews United Church 32 Main Street North Markham Ontario L3P 1X5 Tickets $15.00 in advanced Tickets at the door $20.00 For more information 416-9...

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Markham Terry Fox Run for Cancer Research
Sun Sep 18 / 8:00am - 11:30am

2011 Terry Fox Run for Cancer Research. The Markham Run offers 5km and 10km routes*. The Run travels around the Unionville Pond and through the Unionville pathways. Pets are welcome to join in the fun. There is no entry fee and no minimum pledge. You...

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Markham Stouffville Hospital Expansion Campaign
Sat Sep 17 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

LET'S CELEBRATE BUILDING A HEALTHIER COMMUNITY NOW! Please join the Markham Stouffville hospital for their expansion celebration and leave your mark in the hospital's history.  Celebrity guest to be announced.  Please RSVP by August 3...

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Chili Contest at the Main Street Markham Farmers' Market
Sat Sep 17 / 9:00am - 1:00pm

Are you the best Chili cook  in Markham? Dust off your best recipe and bring your  chili to be judged by our official panel at the Main Street Markham Farmers' Market!  When: Saturday, Sept 17th Where: Main Street Markham Farmers' Ma...

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Thornhill Village Festival
Sat Sep 17 / 9:00am - 4:30pm

Held on the streets of Historic Thornhill, Ontario  (Near Yonge St. and Centre St.) Featuring a Parade, 200 Vendors, Art Shows, a variety of food, beer garden, great music, rides and events for kids and teens, Battle Re-enactments and More! Th...

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Wagon Ride Through a Haunted Forest--Pumpkinland
Thu Sep 15 / 10:00am - Mon Oct 31 / 5:00pm

From the Friends and Family at Whittamore's Farm.  Enjoy the best fall time entertainment around as Farmer Frank shoots and catapults pumpkins to unbelievable lengths at our Pumpkin Cannon Show.  Take a Wagon Ride through our Spooky Fo...

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Max Streicher: Quadriga-Opening Reception Invitation
Sun Sep 11 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Max Streicher, Quadriga, 2006, vinyl, electric fans © Max Streicher, courtesy of the artist OPENING RECEPTION INVITATION Max Streicher: Quadriga The Varley Art Gallery is proud to present Max Streicher's installation, Quadriga (2006). This se...

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Scott Conarroe: By Rail-Opening Reception Invitation
Sun Sep 11 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Scott Conarroe, Canal, Cleveland, OH, 2008 © Scott Conarroe, courtesy Stephen Bulger Gallery OPENING  RECEPTION INVITATION Scott Conarroe: By Rail Organized and circulated by the Art Gallery of Windsor Curated by James Patten   In...

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RBC Markham-Milliken Children's Festival
Sun Sep 11 / 10:00am - 6:00pm

RBC Markham-Milliken Children's Festival Civic Centre Grounds 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.   For more information on the RBC Markham-Milliken Children’s Festival, please visit our website at www.millikenchildrensfestival.ca    ...

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Markham Joins Colleagues in Commemorating 9/11 Emergency Workers
Sun Sep 11 / 9:50am - 10:50am

10th Anniversary Tribute to Fire, Police and Emergency Medical Services Lives Lost   Markham, ON ~ September 7, 2011 ~ On Sunday, September 11, 2011 Markham Fire and Emergency Services representatives will join their colleagues from the other Yo...

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3rd Annual Charity Table Tennis Tournament
Sat Sep 10 / 9:00am - Sun Sep 11 / 5:00pm

The Canada-HK New Horizon Lions Club is going to hold the 3rd Annual Charity Table Tennis Tournament on Sept 10 & Sept 11 at My Table Tennis Club, Markham 80E Centurian Drive, (West of Woodbine/North of Highway 7).   The funds raised will b...

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An Evening with Lighthouse
Thu Sep 8 / 8:00pm - 11:00pm

At the Markham Theatre the band Lighthouse  “One Fine Morning”, “Sunny Days”, “Pretty Lady”, “Hats Off To The Stranger”, “1849”, “Take It Slow”, “You Girl”...

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LABOUR DAY WEEKEND @ Millennium Bandstand
Fri Sep 2 / 2:00pm - Mon Sep 5 / 7:00pm

Friday, Sept. 2 at 7 pm Canteen Knockout Saturday, Sept. 3 at 7 pm Midnight Jewel Sunday, Sept. 4 at 2 pm Jemini Monday, Sept. 5 2 pm - Mystic Drumz 7 pm - Markham Concert Band The Millennium Bandstand is located at Main Street and Fred Varley D...

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Movies on Main!
Thu Sep 1 / 8:30pm - 10:30pm

Bring your blankets! Bring your chairs! Rio Thursday, September 1st 8:30pm @ The Millennium Bandstand Come early to catch the premiere of the Town of Markham's short film: bag it When Blu, a domestic macaw from small-town Minnesota, meets fierc...

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Celebrate Summer with Dr. Helena Jaczek, MPP Oak Ridges Markham
Sun Aug 28 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Celebrate Summer with Dr. Helena Jaczek, MPP Oak Ridges Markham 4th Annual  Community BBQ Join me for a barbecue, exciting local entertainment, fun activities for kids and special prizes! The office of Helena Jaczek, MPP Sunday August 28th...

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News Bulletin from Smart Commute
Sat Aug 27 / 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Celebrate the official opening of the first phase of Markham's cycling and pedestrian pathway!     Saturday, August 27, 2011 at 1:30pm   Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Markham Council invite you to join Dr. Helena Jaczek, M.P...

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York Durham Heritage Railway Train
Sat Aug 27 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

Doors Open Markham's most popular attraction! Ride the York-Durham Heritage Railway from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. between the Mount Joy GO Station and the historic Unionville Station and experience Markham's railway heritage. The train departs the Mo...

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Stars of Bollywood Come to Markham Theatre
Fri Aug 26 / 8:00pm - 10:00pm

A Shiamak Davar International production planned for August 26 Shiamak Davar International’s much anticipated dance extravaganza Stars of Bollywood - a Journey of Indian Cinema Through Dance – will be featured on stage once again on Augu...

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Fall Art Classes
Wed Aug 24 - Thu Mar 31

  The Varley has a wide range of programs in fine and applied arts for artists of all ages. Whether you've been exploring art for years or have never picked up a paintbrush, you will find a program that suits your level and skill to stimulate,...

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Markham Stouffville Hospital "Raffle of Hope"
Wed Aug 24 - Sun Oct 30

Markham Stouffville Hospital “Raffle of Hope” - Great prizes for a great cause Markham, ON (August 23, 2011) – Tickets are now available for the Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation “Raffle of Hope”.  This raffle...

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August Arts of Unionville
Mon Aug 22 - Sun Aug 28

Free Parking! Every. Day. August 22nd Northern Karate Schools - Markham @ Millennium Bandstand Back for an exciting afternoon filled with students demonstrating their finesse, discipline & athletic skill, NKS - Markham puts the art in Martial Ar...

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United Way of York Region Announces Campaign Goal
Sat Aug 20 / 8:30am - 4:30pm

United Way of York Region Announces Campaign Goal at theToromont CAT Dragon Boat Festival in support of United Way of York Region   Saturday, August 20, 2011 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Seneca College, King Campus 13990 Dufferin Street, King Cit...

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Markham Jazz Festival
Fri Aug 19 / 6:00am - Sun Aug 21 / 10:00am

The 14th Annual Markham Jazz Festival  kicks off August 19 with our evening Gala at the Markham Theatre. Then it's a free weekend of high-quality, day and evening performances August 20 and 21 on three stages around Main Street, U...

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Alzheimer Society of York Region Golf Classic at Copper Creek Golf Course
Thu Aug 18 / 6:45am - 5:00pm

Caldwell Securities Ltd. / Alzheimer Society of York Region Golf Classic Copper Creek Golf Course Thursday, August 18, 2011                      ...

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PRESTO in York Region
Tue Aug 16 - Sat Aug 20

PRESTO in York Region YRT/Viva representatives to distribute fee-waived PRESTO cards to riders In celebration of the launch, YRT/Viva representatives will distribute up to 5,000 fee-waived PRESTO cards to riders. YRT/Viva representatives w...

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Concerts, Cakes and Coffee
Sun Aug 14 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Come out and have a coffee and enjoy the sweet sounds of the Newmarket Citzens Band  www.newmarketcitizensband.ca Look for the big band shell Markham Road & Highway 7...

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Doors Open Markham 2011
Sun Aug 14

Kick-Off Event This Weekend A celebration of Markham’s cultural heritage sites   Markham, ON ~ August 10, 2011 ~ Markham will be kicking off its 9th annual Doors Open Markham on Sunday, August 14, 2011 at Stiver Mill Farmers’ Market...

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Hands-on Workshop Series : Enhancing Soil Fertility and Crops through Biodynamics
Sat Aug 13 / 10:00am - Sat Sep 17 / 3:00pm

Workshop descriptions and more information is in the attached flyer. Please post & share, Thank you! WORKSHOPS Saturday August 13 — 10:00am–12:30pm — Biodynamic Basics (2.5 hrs) Saturday August 20 — 10:00am–1:00pm...

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The Arctic Quest 5 Year Reunion!
Sat Aug 6 / 11:00am - 5:00pm

Art Show and Sale - Arctic Quest Artists will be in attendence! Where: The Mark Elgin Studio  5889 Elgin Mills Road East Markham For more information visit http://arcticquest.info/index.html...

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"MARKHAM'S GOT TALENT" Community Auditions
Sat Aug 6 / 9:00am - Sun Aug 7 / 5:00pm

  COMMUNITY AUDITIONS OVATION! is proud to co-sponsor this year's fundraising show "MARKHAM'S GOT TALENT". It is produced by Markham Getting Together(MGT), a volunteer group of dedicated high school and post-secondar...

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Celebrate Simcoe Day with us!
Mon Aug 1 / 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Originally from Markham, Cul-de-sac artist Laurie Kang will run a drop-in mixed media and collage family art activity as part of Simcoe Day celebrations. Families will also enjoy an Art Hunt available at the Front Desk.   At 2pm, Laurie will dis...

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Celebrate Simcoe Day with us!
Mon Aug 1 / 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Artist Talk & Family Workshop   Originally from Markham, Cul-de-sac artist Laurie Kang will run a drop-in mixed media and collage family art activity as part of Simcoe Day celebrations. Families will also enjoy an Art Hunt available at the...

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Dancing In the Streets!
Sun Jul 31 / 10:00am - 5:00pm

Come and Dance!! Live Music and watch a variety of dance troupes perform. A  Kids Zone, see the Markham Fire Truck!, Artist live music with Alley, food and craft vendors and more!! Free parking wheel chair accessible. Admission: Free...

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Official Opening of New Markham Angus Glen Indoor Tennis Centre
Mon Jul 25 / 10:30am - 11:30am

Markham, ON ~ July 20, 2011 ~ Honourable Peter Kent, MP for Thornhill and Minister of the Environment, along with Dr. Helena Jaczek, MPP for  Oak Ridges-Markham, Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti and members of Markham Council will officially open t...

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Sailun Tires Import Expo 2011
Sat Jul 23 / 12:00pm - Sun Jul 24 / 10:00pm

Get ready to track race and show! This two day event is being held at the Markham Fairgrounds Saturday July 23  12:00-10:00 pm Sunday July 24 12:00-7:00 pm For event info and tickets visit www.importexpo.ca  Sailun Tires Import Expo 2011...

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An Enchanted Evening
Sat Jul 23

Help Make A Difference for the Alzheimer Society of York Region Open Arias & Songs Date & Time: June 23, 2011 at 7:30pm Location: City Playhouse Theatre 1000 New Westminister Drive, Thornhill, Ontario General Admission: $40.00 per person ta...

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Thursday Nights at the Bandstand Main St. Unionville
Thu Jul 21 / 7:00pm - Thu Jul 28 / 9:00pm

At the Millennium Bandstand  7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Thursday July 28th - Chuck Jackson and the All Stars Friday July 29th - JW Jones Saturday July 30th - Roll Another Number Sunday July 31st - Bradly Cooper Duo...

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John McCallum to host Summer Social with Justin Trudeau on July 20th
Wed Jul 20 / 7:00pm - 8:25pm

John McCallum the Member of Parliament for the riding of Markham- Unionville will be hosting a Summer Social with Justin Trudeau M.P. for the riding of Papineau.  It will be held at the FCCM Cultural Centre 4350 Steeles Avenue East, on the secon...

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Dynasty Watercolour Association
Wed Jul 20 / 10:00am - Sun Jul 24 / 5:00pm

Annual Show and Sale Dynasty Watercolour Association is having their annual art show and sale at McKay Art Centre in Unionville, Main St., starting July 18th-24th.  Participants included renown artist Stephen Yau, Yan Yao-hua, Valerie Kent and...

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Peter Shurman Campaign Office Grand Opening
Wed Jul 20 / 6:00am - 8:00pm

Peter Shurman Campaign Office Grand Opening Join Peter Shurman and other dignitaries as they kick off the provincial campaign in Thornhill.   What:                Campaig...

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Beauty Inspires Positivity
Sat Jul 16 / 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Russian Creative Arts Extravaganza, presented by the Association of Russian Craft Art Fashion Where:  Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts 10268 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill, ON L4C 3B7 Time: 5PM-7PM Exhibition & Craft Show 7PM-9PM...

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Art in the Park at the Markham Museum
Sat Jul 16 / 10:00am - Sun Jul 17 / 4:00pm

Art in the Park Admission: $4 Adults, $3 Seniors, Kids under 12 are free.  Cash only please. One of Ontario’s premier fine art shows and sale returns to Markham Museum. There will be entertainment, food and great music. Prospective art...

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Greek Summer Festival
Fri Jul 15 / 5:00pm - Sun Jul 31 / 11:00pm

22nd ANNUAL GREEK SUMMER FESTIVAL 2011 July 15, 16,17 July 22,23,24 July 29, 30, 31 Friday & Saturday – 5:00p.m. to 1:00a.m. Sunday – 5:00p.m. to 12:00a.m. Lunch on Sunday’s – 12:00p.m. to 2:00p.m. The Greek...

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Federal Minister Peter Kent joins Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation first $2 Million Donation
Wed Jul 13 / 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation celebrates first $2 Million Donation   Visit us in the Markham Stouffville Hospital Auditorium at 381 Church Street     Markham, ON (July 13th, 2011) – Join the team of Markham Stou...

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Urban Fishing Festival
Sat Jul 9 / 10:00am - 1:00pm

Bring a rod and reel or borrow equipment if you have to at the Urban Fishing Festival. Fishing licence is not required, this weekend only!  Organized by Ministry of Natural Resources.  Call 905-713-7400 Location: Toogood Pond (Ca...

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MARKHAM RIBFEST & MUSIC FESTIVAL
Fri Jul 8 / 6:00pm - Sun Jul 10 / 10:00pm

Award winning ribs at Markham Rotary Ribfest, admission is free and any donations support Markham Rotary Club Foundation. Bring the family and enjoy in the festivities organized by the Rotary Club Visit www.markhamribfest.com for det...

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Thursday Nights at the Bandstand
Thu Jul 7 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Free music series called "Thursday Nights at the Bandstand" at Unionville's iconic Millennium Bandstand, Main St. and Fred Varley Dr. The series, organized by community-based Unionville Presents, brings talented Canadian and international performers...

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Town of Markham Summer Day Camps
Mon Jul 4 - Fri Sep 2

July 4, to September 2, 2011 Camps are held at Markham community centres and cultural facilities in one-week and two week sessions.  Information about camps, registration and student employment opportunities are list at Angus Glen Community Ce...

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Markham's Canada Day Celebrations
Fri Jul 1 / 10:00am - 10:00pm

Markham, ON ~ June 27, 2011– Markham has announced its dynamic line-up for the July 1st Canada Day Celebrations to take place at Milne Park between 3 and 10 p.m. Highlight of the day is a performance by up-and-coming entertainer Daniel Panetta....

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Join the community of historic Main Street Unionville for Canada day!
Fri Jul 1 / 9:30am - 5:00pm

A special Canada Day treat for the children Community Drum Circle Native heritage of Canada happens at the Millennium Bandstand Canadian Drum Circle of Unity Visit http://www.unionvilleinfo.com for times and details....

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Whitchurch-Stouffville Strawberry Festival
Thu Jun 30 / 4:30pm - Sun Jul 3 / 8:00pm

GIGGLES COMEDY NIGHT Thursday June 30th, 8:00 p.m. Marquee Tent - Memorial Park Tickets $20.00 each. July 1, Canada Day celebrations July 2, Strawberry Saturday July 3, Strawberry Social Visit www.­strawberryfestiv­al.­ca for mo...

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Markham To Launch Big Belly Solar Compactors in Heritage Areas
Wed Jun 29 / 2:30pm - 4:00pm

Heritage version unveiled in Markham and Unionville Markham ~ June 24, 2011 ~ Join Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, Members of Council, and representatives of the Markham BIA and Unionville BIA for the launch of the heritage editions of the Big Belly...

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Revlon/Johnson Warehouse Sale
Tue Jun 28 - Fri Jun 3

  Revlon/Johnson & Johnson Warehouse Sale at the Markham Fairgrounds  see Flyer...

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MPP Peter Shurman and Minister Peter Kent Host Annual Thornhill Community Barbeque
Sun Jun 26 / 12:00pm - 3:00pm

Thornhill – Minister Peter Kent, MP – Thornhill and Peter Shurman, MPP – Thornhill will be hosting the Annual Thornhill Community Barbeque--Grills fire up at 12:00pm  Where:        &nbs...

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Taste of Asia Festival
Sat Jun 25 / 8:00pm - Sun Jun 26 / 11:00pm

Taste of Asia Festival is one of the biggest and most popular event held by the Chinese Community in Ontario. It is an annual celebration that demonstrates the diverse culture and ethnicity shared by our local community. Last year more than 100,000 v...

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Hear My Song Concert
Fri Jun 24 / 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Enjoy a concert of contemporary music theatre favourites at the Lebovic Centre of Arts and Entertainment, Nineteen on the Park in Stouffville.  $20/ticket.  A portion of the proceeds will benefit Markham Stouffville Hospital.  Contact...

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International Table Tennis All-Star Challenge
Fri Jun 24 / 6:00pm - Sun Jun 26 / 6:00pm

First of a kind multicultural celebrity Table Tennis event in North America. Harvey Fung, the president of CCTTA proudly announced that the World's Top TT players representing ten countries and regions will meet in Markham in June to compete for high...

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Spilled Milk: Raising Resilient Children
Thu Jun 23 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

What is resiliency and why is it important? Resiliency helps us cope with set backs, adversity and stress. Resilient children do well in school, get along better with their peers and bounce back from disappointment.  They are optimistic, empat...

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Howcroft Family Canada Day Celebration & Charity Event
Thu Jun 23 / 11:00am - 8:00pm

Hosted by the Howcroft Family, Join in on a Canada Day Celebration & Charity Event themed golf tournament and dinner. Taking place at Oakridge Golf Course & Howcroft Residence or visit www.msh.on.ca for details.  ...

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Business Start-Up Basics
Wed Jun 22 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre is offering a free workshop on starting a business.  If you have a business idea or are in the development stage of a business concept then this workshop is a good source of guidance. Showcase...

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Applewood Farm --Picking Strawberries
Mon Jun 20 / 9:00am - Thu Jun 30 / 5:00pm

Applewood Farm is open for Strawberry picking and the crop looks excellent!   Applewood will be open for Strawberries 8am-8pm Weekdays and 9am-5pm Weekends. Admission to Applewood Farm is $2 per person, berries are $2.50/liter or $18...

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Treat Dad This Father's Day
Sun Jun 19 / 10:00am - 7:00pm

Treat dad this father's day to a round of golf and a gourmet BBQ or take him out for brunch! What's on at Angus Glen for Father's Day  or visit www.angusglen.com Reservations recommnded....

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Health Steps to Wellness
Sat Jun 18 / 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Natural Solutions to Arthritis and Bone  & Joint Related Problems  Seminar by Stephen C. Wong Causes of bone diseases:  arthritis, osteoporosis, gout, fractures How Osteoblastic and Osteoclastic affect your bones Understanding...

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Michael-Angelo's Charity BBQ
Sat Jun 18 / 11:00am - Sun Jun 19 / 2:00pm

Michael-Angelo's ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS    Great savings, Contest Give-A-Ways, Strolling Musicians, Demos and More! Visit in-store and enter a ballot to WIN one of many great prizes including FREE Milk for a Year! Visit our Markham...

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Markham Hosts Bollywood Extravaganza
Sat Jun 18

  Markham will host the largest Bollywood Extravaganza to take place in the Markham community on June 18. The day-long celebrations are centered at the Markham Civic Centre.    Markham Bollywood Extravaganza on June 18 features headli...

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Markham Village Music Festival
Fri Jun 17 - Sat Jun 18

In its 33rd year, the Markham Village Music Festival offers a variety of music, food, arts and crafts. Elvis "The “King” will sing and swing in Markham on the Robinson Street stage" Please visit the festival's official website for sc...

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Markham Street Markham Farmer's Market
Thu Jun 16 / 8:00am - Sat Oct 8 / 1:00pm

Enjoy freshness straight from the farm at our award winning market.  Fresh fruit vegetables, honey, organic breads and baked goods, meat and our famous Market Grill.  Enjoy a coffee while listening to live entertainment starting at 10am.&nb...

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Cantabile Chorale of York Region, Strawberries & Song 2011
Mon Jun 13 / 7:30pm - Tue Jun 14 / 7:30pm

Monday, June 13 & Tuesday June 14 7:30 p.m. Cantabile Chorale of York Region, Strawberries & Song 2011, Thornhill Presbyterian Church, 271 Centre St., Thornhill Annual cabaret spectacular, featuring music from the shows, golden oldies, solos...

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A GATHERING OF COMMUNITIES FOR INTERFAITH DIALOGUE
Sun Jun 12 / 2:30pm - 5:00pm

"How to be a perfect stranger" -- Wedding Ceremonies • Have you ever been invited to a life-cycle event that you were unfamiliar with? • Did you wonder about the service and its significance? • Did you wonder what was the correct th...

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Vocal Horizons performs Journey to Spring!
Sat Jun 11 / 7:30pm - 10:30am

Vocal Horizons Chamber Choir announced that their last concert of this performance season will be “Journey to Spring”.    The show will take place on Saturday, June 11, 2011 at St. Luke’s Church in Thornhill, and feature...

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Ovation! Performing Arts Academy announced the audition dates for their "Master Class" Senior Perfor
Tue Jun 7 / 7:00pm - Mon Jun 13 / 7:00pm

Ovation! Performing Arts Academy announced the audition dates for their “Master Class” Senior Performance Courses.   These courses begin in September, 2011, and continue through the end of May 2012, with two performances at local th...

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Faces of the Storm: Art and Movement Children's Workshop
Sun Jun 5 / 11:00am - 1:15pm

FACES OF THE STORM A program in partnership with the Unionville Festival and the Blue Bridge Arts Festival $10 per child, includes materials and snacks 11:00am-1:15pm at the Varley Art Gallery, Deacon Room (access through side door on Main St.) &nb...

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2011 Camp Robin Hood Open House--FREE
Sun Jun 5 / 10:00am - 3:00pm

Vendor Fair, Spring Funday & Open House, at Camp Robin Hood.  The day will be filled with exciting activities for every member of the family, enjoy, Vendor Fair, basketball, baseball batting cages, arts and crafts, archery, gymnastics, canoe...

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Blue Bridge Festival
Sun Jun 5

Blue Bridge Festival at the Unionville Festival  In partnership with the Varley Art Gallery and the Unionville BIA Sunday 5 June from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. FREE admission to all events & performances in the Varley courtyard and McKa...

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Go the Distance...A Weekend Challenge to End Sexual Violence
Sat Jun 4 - Sun Jun 5

The Women’s Support Network is organizing its 4th annual 60km region-wide walk to raise awareness of the issues of sexualized violence in our communities. This Year’s Walk is themed “Go the Distance...A Weekend Challenge...

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Celebrate the 2011 Unionville Festival from June 3 to 5
Fri Jun 3 - Sun Jun 5

Join the Party! Celebrate the 2011 Unionville Festival from June 3 to 5   Few things say "Summer's here!" better than the Unionville Festival. Started 41 years ago to protect our unique village heritage, the Festival has grown into a must-do su...

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Business Innovation in Changing Times
Tue May 31

Tuesday, May 31, "Business Innovation in Changing Times", is presented by The York Small Business Enterprise Centre, in collaboration with the northern six municipalities of York Region, the northern six Chambers of Commerce and the Business Knowledg...

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Bike to Work Day
Mon May 30 / 7:00am - 9:30am

Come ride with me: Smart Commute Markham, Richmond Hill celebrates ‘Bike to Work Day’   Encouraging cycling across the Markham and Richmond Hill Area     May 26, 2011 (Markham, Richmond Hill; Canada) – Smart Commute M...

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Low-Cost Rabies Clinic For York Region Dogs And Cats
Sun May 29

During the month of May, The Regional Municipality of York is working with various partners to increase awareness about the dangers and risks associated with rabies. Rabies is a fatal disease caused by a virus that affects the central nervous system...

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Unionville Community Centre for Senior's Annual May Sale!
Sat May 28 / 11:30am - 2:00am

Address: 17 Anna Russell Way Food: BBQ will be available from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm There will be many items available for sale including craft items, baked goods, Granny’s Cupboard, jewellery, nearly-new items, and a raffle! Come out and sup...

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Second Annual Import Export Conference
Fri May 27

Friday, May 27, "Going Global", is the Second Annual Import Export Conference for those who wish to learn about importing and exporting, international markets and government funding programs for exporters. Presented to you in partnership w...

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2011 Charitable Golf Tournament
Thu May 26 / 7:30am

Hope Shelter and Wellness Foundation We are proud to announce that we are holding our first annual charitable golf tournament at Angus Glen, Ontario’s most prestigious golf club, and former host of several championship tournaments. A portion...

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International Museum Day
Mon May 23 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

Opening of the Museum an opportunity to preview this new LEED gold building and discover its amazing features. The tour is free and $4.00 for a special tour of the Print Shop and the Blacksmith Shop.  Walk the museum grounds...

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Derek Edwards at Class Act Dinner Theatre
Sat May 21

Saturday May 21st at 6pm  Derek Edwards has been a professional comedian for over fifteen years. In that time he has amassed an impressive string of credits. In 1995 he was the winner of the Vail National Comedy Invitat...

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Gala Opening of New Building at the Markham Museum
Thu May 19 / 6:30pm - 11:00pm

Markham Museum presents, A Night at the Museum— a grand opening gala on Thursday, May 19 hosted by CP24’s Nalini Sharma.  Friends of the Museum will celebrate opening of  the new 17,000 square foot LEED (Leadership in Energy and...

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Petite Feet Shoe Sale
Thu May 19 / 10:00am - Mon May 23 / 6:00pm

Petite Feet Shoe Sale Sample sale, don't let the event name fool you!  All sizes available at discount prices.  20,000 pairs of Designer name shoes to choose from.  www.petitefeet.ca  Markham Fairgrounds www.markhamfair.ca...

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Day of Caring
Thu May 19

Join United Way of York Region (UWYR) on Thursday, May 19, 2011, as it celebrates Day of Caring. Day of Caring is an important community event that partners corporate volunteers with United Way member agencies to work together on a variety of projec...

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IIFA Markham Bollywood Extravaganza on June 18, 2011--CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS
Thu May 19 - Fri Jun 10

Markham and the International Indian Film Academy join together to bring you Markham Bollywood Extravaganza on June 18, 2011.   With the producers of Masala! Mehndi! Masti!, this highly anticipated event will celebrate South Asian culture showca...

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Markham Rising Sun – Corporate Dinner
Tue May 17

Le Parc 8432 Leslie Street Tickets - $150 All proceeds to Japan Earthquake Relief Fund Tickets & Information Councillor Alex Chiu, 905-475-2531 achiu@markham.ca www.markham.ca...

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The Regional Municipality of York Host 13th Annual York Children's Water Festival
Tue May 17

The Regional Municipality of York will host the 13th annual York Children’s Water Festival next week. The one-week event compliments the Grade 4 curriculum, teaching students the importance of water conservation. The York Children’s Wate...

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Toxic Trespass: How safe are your children?
Sun May 15 / 11:00am - 4:00pm

FREE FAMILY WELLNESS EVENT Learn strategies to support the "Sensitive" child through nutrition, breathing, essential oils, chiropractic care, grounding, holistic education & by creating a "toxin free" environment.  Presented by Whole Child...

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York Region Paramedics Host EMS Community Fun Day
Sun May 15

Family Day in celebration of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week May 15 to 21 York Region EMS paramedics and staff are hosting EMS Community Fun Day on Sunday, May 15. York Region residents are invited to attend and participate in many family-fr...

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2011 ACCE Business Forum: Growing Your Business
Sat May 14 / 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Free Business Advice: One-on-One meetings with professionals and experts in law, financing, taxation/accounting, import/export and marketing. Trade Show Government Resources and Information Networking FREE GIVEAWAY! 200pcs  USB adapter kit...

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PUMA Warehouse Sale
Sat May 14 / 10:00am - Sun May 15 / 6:00pm

Don't miss this sale being held at the Markham Fairgrounds!!!  www.markhamfair.ca How to get there......

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PowerStream Customers Can Save At Retailer 'Exchange Events'
Sat May 14 - Sun May 29

$50.00 coupons towards purchases of new dehumidifiers and window air conditioners PowerStream is encouraging its customers with old inefficient dehumidifiers and window air conditioners to take advantage of a special offer being made available t...

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13th Annual Varley Fine Art Auction
Wed May 11 / 5:30pm - 9:00pm

Silent Auction 5:30 p.m. Live Auction 7:30 p.m. sharp Over 60 original, Canadian artworks contributed by prestigious art galleries and artists in Toronto and the GTA will be on show for auction Limited Tickets still available: $75 or 2 for $100 P...

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NEW TOASTMASTERS CLUB IN RICHMOND HILL
Tue May 10 / 7:30pm - Tue May 31

Hilltop Toastmasters   Meets Tuesday Nights at 7:30 pm Located at Co-Workative 12285 Yonge Street NE of Stouffville Rd. at Muirhead Crescent   Contact:  Vice President Membership – Samir Stasi (647) 477-2033 stasi@theexc...

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Today is Census Day!
Tue May 10 - Wed May 11

Today is Census Day! The 2011 Census will paint a statistical portrait of the nation. Census information is important for all communities and is vital for planning services, such as schools, daycares, police and fire protection. Respondents can fil...

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Mother's Day Weekend
Sat May 7 / 10:00am - Sun May 8 / 1:00pm

Treat mom to afternoon tea or brunch on Mother's Day at Angus Glen Golf Club visit  www.angusglen.com May 7th Afternoon tea is being served May 8th Treat Mom to Brunch...

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Toronto Military Antique Show & Sale
Sat May 7 / 8:30am - 2:00pm

Toronto Military Antique Show & Sale Canada's largest militaria and  antique arms show being held at Markham Fairgrounds.  Visit torontomilitaryshow.com for details....

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Who Maid Who?
Fri May 6 - Sat Jun 25

Who Maid Who? It doesn't really matter in this side splitting farce where maids are made?  Joe's mischievous weekend get-away with his would-be mistress at his lake cabin goes horribly wrong when his wife shows up and catches Joe with his n...

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Bob Saroya--Conservative Party, Unionville
Mon May 2

Bob Saroya--Conservative Party Unionville, Markham CONTACT: Campaign Office: 5261 Highway #7 (at McCowan Rd) Markham, ON, L3P 1B8 Telephone: 416-670-0066...

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Hilltop Toastmasters
Mon May 2

NEW TOASTMASTERS CLUB IN RICHMOND HILL   Hilltop Toastmasters   Meets Tuesday Nights at 7:30 pm Located at Co-Workative 12285 Yonge Street NE of Stouffville Rd. at Muirhead Crescent   Contact:  Vice President Membership &...

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Janice Hagan--NDP, Oakridges
Mon May 2

Janice Hagan NDP--Oakridges Markham Contact Info janice.hagan@sympatico.ca 905-554-4531 Campaign Office 144 Main St. Markham, Unit 1 www.janicehagan.ndp.ca    ...

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John McCallum--Liberal Party, Unionville
Mon May 2

John McCallum--Liberal Party Markham Unionville Contact: John McCallum Campaign 8392 Kennedy Road, Unit 14 Markham, Ontario L3R 0W4 905-209-2010 John@ElectMcCallum.com www.johnmccallum.liberal.ca  ...

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Karen Mock--Liberal Party, Thornhill
Mon May 2

Karen Mock--Liberal Party Thornhill Markham Contact: 8142 Yonge Street Thornhill ON L4J 1W5 (905) 597-7564 info@karenmock.ca...

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Lui Temelkovski--Liberal Party, Oakridges
Mon May 2

Liberal Party--Oakridges Markham Contact Office:64 Markham Main Street North (Hwy 48),Markham ON L3P 1X5 Tel: 905-940-4488 Email: bringbacklui@gmail.com...

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Nadine Hawkins--NDP, Unionville
Mon May 2

Nadine Hawkins--NDP Unionville Markham Contact: www.nadinehawkins.ndp.ca  ...

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Paul Calandra--Conservative Party, Oakridges
Mon May 2

Paul Calandra Conservative Party--Oakridges Markham Contact: // var startDate = ''; if (startDate == '') { hideDiv('aug08ArticleDate'); } // ]]> Paul Calandra Campaign Office 2416 Stouffville Rd., Gormley, ON L0H 1G0 (416) 738 &nda...

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Peter Kent--Conservative Party, Thornhill
Mon May 2

Peter Kent--Conservative Party Thornhill, Markham   7600 Yonge Street Thornhill, Ontario L4J 1V9 905-886-9911 www.peterkent.ca...

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Simon Strelchik--NDP, Thornhill
Mon May 2

Simon Strelchick--NDP Thornhill Markham Contact: www.simonstrelchik.ndp.ca...

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Shania Sunflower of Hope
Sat Apr 30 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

Shania Sunflower of Hope Raising money for cancer research. For more information www.shaniasunflower.ca/event/html  Markham Fairgrounds www.markhamfair.ca/  ...

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St. John Ambulance Child Car Seat Clinic
Sat Apr 30 / 10:00am - 2:00pm

Hosted by Cornerstone Christian Community Church Place:  Markham Fire Station 98 (650 Bur Oak Dr.) McCowan  & Bur Oak First come first served.  For more details visit www.cornerstonechurch.ca  ...

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Addiction and Mental Health Workshop
Fri Apr 29 / 9:30am - 2:00am

Special Presentation with Dr. Mark Berber, Nicotine Management For more information and agenda visit www.msh.on.ca...

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Buddy Wasisname and the Other Fellars
Fri Apr 29

 Happy 62nd Anniversary!! 62 years ago at the stroke of midnight and before April 1st (at the insistence of Joey Smallwood) Newfoundland joined confederation.  It Is gratifying to see that after years of struggle and major immigration, the...

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York Regional Police Assist in Japan Relief Effort
Thu Apr 28

Members of York Regional Police will be loading a shipment of water purification units tomorrow as part of an ongoing effort to provide clean drinking water to those affected by Japan’s recent earthquake and tsunami. In the...

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Fashion for Compassion Hits the Red Carpet In Support of Evergreen Hospice
Wed Apr 27

Grand Baccus Banquet and Conference Centre presents: “Fashion for Compassion Hits the Red Carpet” In support of Evergreen Hospice Evergreen Hospice is pleased to announce that our 14th Annual Fashion for Compassion charity event will...

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Markham Rising Sun – Chairman's Dinner
Tue Apr 26 / 7:00pm

Casa Victoria Fine Dining 8601 Warden Avenue Tickets - $100 Sponsorship: Diamond - $5,000 / Gold - $3,000 All proceeds to Japan Earthquake Relief Fund Tickets & Information Angela Chiu, 416-464-4657 angelachiu@dsltravel.ca...

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Easter Family Fun Fair
Sun Apr 24 / 11:00am - 1:00pm

Being held at Markville Secondary School (1000 Carlton Road, Markham). All kids and adults who plan to attend the Fun Fair are also invited to join Cornerstone Church beforehand for their Easter Family Worship Service at 9:30...

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Unionville Invites You to Easter Fun
Sat Apr 23 / 11:00am - 1:00pm

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Antiques and Collectibles Show
Sat Apr 23 / 8:00am - 4:00am

Meister Markt Collector Show Antiques and collectibles, admission is only $5.00, kids 12 and under free with adult.  For more information www.meistermarkt.com...

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George Olliver and Gangbuster Take the Stage at Class Act Dinner Theatre
Thu Apr 21

George Olliver & Gangbuster (with horns) Thursday April 21 at 6pm George Olliver is a Canadian musical institution. Audiences have been raving about his stage show for years. He has been described as a dynamic performer,...

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Markham Rising Sun Campaign – Community Dinner
Wed Apr 20 / 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Markham Event Centre 95 Duffield Drive (Reserved dinner seating at 5:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.) Cuisine donated by Markham’s fine restaurants Tickets - $38 All proceeds to Japan Earthquake Relief Fund Tickets & Information 905-477-5530 cus...

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Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions Workshop
Wed Apr 13 / 1:30pm - Wed May 18 / 4:00pm

Living a healthy life workshop is for adults of all ages.  Six sessions for more information and to register email healthylifeworkshop@msh.on.ca or visit www.msh.on.ca  ...

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Jeff Callery Opens for One More Girl!
Fri Mar 25

Friday March 25, 2011 Local businessman, Jeff Callery, brings his musical talents to Class Act Dinner Theatre, and opens for country group One More Girl.  Well known for his song-writing style, Jeff is thrilled t...

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Markham Announces Two High Profile Events
Fri Mar 25

IIFA Markham Buzz Event launch and new artificial turf sports field with seasonal dome opening for Markham Markham is hosting two special events on Friday, March 25 to mark completion of a major sports field facility with seasonal dome and announce...

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Journey to Success, or Failure?
Thu Mar 24

In partnership with Markham Small Business Centre (MSBC) and North American Association of Asian Professionals (NAAAP)   “Journey to Success, or Failure?”   Is your business poised for success or failure?  There are a...

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Nrityagram Dance Ensemble
Thu Mar 24

Śriyaḥ, A decade of dance making. Thursday, March 24th, 2011 at 8:00PM Tickets: $54, $49, and $47  For Tickets call 905-305-SHOW (7469) or Toll Free 1-866-768-8801 Box Office Hours: Mon – Sat. 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. www.mark...

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"How To Use Social Media To Market Your Business" Workshop
Tue Mar 22

Date: Tue., March 22, 2011 Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm Location: Markham Convergence Centre, 7271 Warden Ave., Markham L3R 5X5 (east side of Warden Ave, north of Denison Street) Want to find out how to increase your revenue and client base through the...

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Judy & David's BeanStock
Wed Mar 16 - Thu Mar 17

LIVE AT THE MARKHAM THEATRE Wednesday, March 16 at 11:00AM and 2:00PM  Thursday, March 17 at 11:00AM and 2:00PM Single Tickets: $34, $29 and $27 Student (17 and under): $21 For Tickets call 905-305-SHOW (7469) or Toll Free 1-866-768-88...

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Fifth Annual Charity Basketball Game in Honour of Davis Ahlowalia
Thu Mar 10

York Regional Police, in partnership with staff and students at St. Joan of Arc Catholic High School, is pleased to participate in its fifth annual charity basketball game to honour York Regional Police officer Davis Ahlowalia...

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4th Annual Art Entrepreneurship: Turning Your Passion Into Profits
Wed Mar 9

-          Gain tools to turn your passion into your profession -          Learn to profit from your creations -       &nbs...

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Low Cost No Cost Marketing Ideas You Can Use to Grow Your Business
Tue Mar 1

Ramp up your sales with targeted, low cost/no cost marketing strategies. Increase profits by reducing your marketing budget. Achieve both with the tactics learned at this seminar. We’ll discuss: The basic marketing rules you need to know. H...

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EHM Certification 2011
Fri Feb 18 - Sat Jun 4

Hello Everyone, We are excited to announce the date for our Energy Healing Meditation - Level 1 Certification, which will be the only certification session to take place this year! We will be hosting this training session on Saturday June 4th from...

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Markham Theatre's February Line-Up
Fri Feb 18 - Sat Feb 19

Patricia O’CallaghanFriday, February 18th at 2:00PM Matinee offers abbreviated versions of evening program Single Tickets: $26 AND Friday, February 18th, at 8:00PM Single Tickets: $59, $54, and $49 Hiromi Saturday, February 19th,...

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Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Council Announce First Annual Mayor Frank Scarpitti Chinese New
Sat Feb 5

Join Mayor Frank Scarpitti and event Co-Chairs Regional Councillor Joe Li, Councillor Alex Chiu and Councillor Alan Ho for apress conference announcing details of the First Annual Mayor Frank Scarpitti Chinese New Year Dinner. First Annual Mayor Fra...

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Energy and the Environment
Thu Jan 20

PowerStream Piloting Presentation at Pine Grove P.S. to Educate Students on ‘Energy and the Environment’ WHAT: ‘Energy and the Environment’, a presentation being piloted by PowerStream to educate students about the use of e...

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Bollywood Superstar Anil Kapoor to Visit Markham January 18
Tue Jan 18

Indian International Film Academy (IIFA) and Markham co-host promotional filming in Unionville Bollywoood Superstar Anil Kapoor, best known for his Oscar award-winning performance in Slumdog Millionaire, will visit Markham tomorrow, Tuesday, January...

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MSBC Presents "The 5 Secrets of Effective Business Planning"
Tue Jan 11

“The 5 Secrets of Effective Business Planning” Business planning is Important, it’s been Broken, it can be Easy and it can be Fast.  Learn the 5 Secrets to effective business planning creating your Vision Statement in just min...

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Markham's 38th Annual Tony Roman Hockey Tournament
Sat Jan 8 - Sun Jan 16

World’s Largest House League Tournament Markham’s annual Tony Roman Memorial Tournament, starts with an official puck drop at Centennial Community Centre on Saturday, January 8 and runs to Sunday, January 16.  "We have been proudly...

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Art of Happy Life - 2011 Schedule
Sat Jan 1 - Mon May 30

   Hello Everyone, Here is a schedule of our workshops from January - May. Please reserve your spot in advance for the sessions that you are interested in attending.  www.artofhappylife.com 416-737-96...

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YRT/Viva Has Your Free Ride Covered This New Year's Eve
Fri Dec 31 - Sat Jan 1

The Regional Municipality of York will once again offer complimentary YRT/Viva rides starting at 7 p.m. on Friday, December 31 until the early hours of New Year’s Day. "This marks the 10th consecutive year we have offered free YRT/Viva service...

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Forgiveness & Past Lives Workshop
Sat Dec 4 / 2:00pm - 5:30pm

Past Life Regression is a tool for personal exploration and journey into your own soul. This avenue for personal growth is both exciting and profound, offering great insight into repeating patterns in our lives and our role in this life-tim...

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Join York Regional Police For Holidays In The Village
Sat Dec 4

The staff of the Community Safety Village of York Region and members of York Regional Police are inviting York Region residents to join us for the 6th Annual Holidays in the Village celebration, taking place this Saturday. Holidays in th...

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Rotary Club TV Auction
Fri Dec 3 / 8:00pm - Sun Dec 5 / 8:00pm

Buy your Leaf and Raptor tickets, jewelry, sports memorabilia, gift vouchers, gift baskets and golf packages at great discounts.  The Rotary TV Auction supports 12 worthy charities throughout York Region.   As the auction is for charit...

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Yoga "BUY THE HOUR" Event
Sun Nov 21

“YOGA, BUY THE HOUR” EVENT IN SUPPORT OF THE ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF YORK REGION AND ALZHEIMER RESEARCH SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 21 2010 AT 6 WALES AVENUE IN MARKHAM.   Imagine, yoga every hour on the hour!  Six families and/or friends ca...

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Cantabile Chorale presents Karl Jenkins' Requiem
Sun Nov 14 / 3:00pm

Cantabile Chorale of York Region opens its 2010-2011 season with a special afternoon concert to mark Remembrance Day, featuring a 12-piece orchestral ensemble. Requiem by acclaimed British composer Karl Jenkins interweaves Japanese haiku celebrating...

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Festival of Trees
Sun Nov 14 / 11:00am - 5:00pm

It’s that time again! Come celebrate the season at this year 6th Annual Festival of Trees in support of The Centre for Dreams. Lose yourself in a magical forest of trees on November 14 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the lavish Angus Glen Golf Club....

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Richmond Hill residents will once again want to enjoy the ambience and history of Heintzman House
Sat Nov 13 / 10:00am - Sun Nov 14 / 5:00pm

Richmond Hill residents have come to enjoy the ambience of historical luxury, while holiday shopping for unique products for the past 39 years at the annual Heintzman House Craft Show and Sale. This is a very enjoyable show and worthwhile attending....

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Help Kick Off Crime Prevention Week With York Regional Police
Sat Nov 6 - Sat Nov 13

York Regional Police is proud to host a variety of activities for Crime Prevention Week between November 6 and 13, 2010 and is inviting the public to attend the Crime Prevention Week Kick-Off to help celebrate safety across the region. M...

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The Regional Municipality of York Participates In Unveiling Of New Veteran's Tribute Garden
Fri Nov 5

The Regional Municipality of York will participate in the unveiling of a new Veteran’s Tribute Garden on Friday, November 5 at the Newmarket Health Centre, following the annual Remembrance Day Ceremony. WHEN: Friday, November 5 Remembrance Da...

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Influenza Clinic Dates
Mon Nov 1 - Fri Dec 3

The flu season is here and The Regional Municipality of York encourages all residents over the age of six months to get their flu shot as early as possible. York Region Public Health is offering seasonal influenza vaccinations at the following 25 co...

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HOPE AND THE CITY
Thu Oct 28 / 7:00pm - 11:00pm

The Canadian Cancer Society cordially invite you to attend HOPE AND THE CITY to benefit Women's Cancer Research. Join us to celebrate hope and the beauty of being a woman in a sexy, chic atmosphere that will make every woman feel like a star! A...

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Earl's Walk to Remember
Sun Oct 17 / 11:00am - 12:00am

Fundraising Walk Renamed in Honour of Local Volunteer This summer Evergreen Hospice lost an old friend. Founding member and long-time volunteer Earl Gedir passed away, leaving behind a legacy of support services for people struggling with the impact...

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4th Annual York Region Wishmaker - Walk for Wishes
Sat Oct 16

York Regional Police is hosting the 4th Annual York Region Wishmaker- Walk for Wishes on Saturday, October 16, 2010, at the Community Safety Village of York Region. The Wishmaker – Walk for Wishes is a fundraising event for The Chi...

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Holiday Specials
Sun Oct 10 - Fri Dec 31

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Is Your Child Car Seat Properly Installed?
Fri Oct 8

The York Regional Police Traffic Bureau, in partnership with the Ministry of Transportation and York Region Health Services, will be holding a child car seat clinic on Friday, October 8, 2010, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., weather permit...

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The 4th Annual Canadian Cancer Society Colon Cancer Gala
Fri Oct 1 / 6:00pm - Wed Sep 1

Join our fight on Friday, October 1 for a lovely evening offering fantastic food, live entertainment and good fun in support of leading edge colon cancer research!   Attended by more than 500 guests in 2009 the event has netted over $250,000 fo...

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The 4th Annual Canadian Cancer Society Colon Cancer Gala
Fri Oct 1 / 6:00pm - 12:00am

Join our fight on Friday, October 1 for a lovely evening offering fantastic food, live entertainment and good fun in support of leading edge colon cancer research!   Attended by more than 500 guests in 2009 the event has netted over $250,000 fo...

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Culinary Classic
Thu Sep 30

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Open House/Grand Opening More Than Just Yoga Moonflowers Spiritual Store
Sat Sep 25 / 11:00am - 5:00pm

Come join us on Saturday, September 25th for our one year anniversary Open House and Grand Opening of the MTJY store - Moonflowers Spiritual Store!  Lots of items for sale that make great gifts...practitioners on site to discuss your life path...

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Signature Nine n' Dine
Sat Sep 25

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Golf for Change - Ladies' 9-Hole & Lunch
Thu Sep 23 / 9:30am

The Women's Centre for York Region (WCYR) has organized a ladies 9-hole & lunch golf tournament. WCYR help women who have been in abusive situations get back on their feet and heading in the right directions to live fulfilling lives wi...

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Exclusive Pre-Season Opportunity!
Wed Sep 22 - Sun Sep 26

Tickets now on sale for the Markham Theatre’s Season Opener and Annual Gala Sept. 22, 2010. Rhythm of the Dance: The National Dance Company of Ireland. PURE IRISH produced in Ireland. Since its debut performance in 1999 on a stage in Norway, Rh...

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Extension of the 2010 Celebrity Chef Series at the Main Street Markham Farmers' Market
Sat Sep 18 / 11:00am - 12:00am

Because of their popularity, we’ve added A NEW Celebrity Chef Demo on Saturday, September 18.  Come watch as Master Chef Michael Lajko from Mr. Hungarian Restaurant demonstrates how to prepare one of his famous dishes using ingredients fre...

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PowerStream To Showcase Its New Solar Generation Business
Wed Sep 15

Opportunities, results, unveiling of new logo, tour of rooftop panels to highlight breakfast event WHAT: PowerStream will be showcasing its new solar energy generation business at a breakfast event to be held at its Patterson Road office in Barrie...

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Celebrate Nature's Creations in the York Regional Forest
Sat Sep 11

Celebrate Nature’s Creations in the York Regional Forest Free activities for all ages at Fall Forest Festival The Regional Municipality of York is celebrating the upcoming autumn season in the York Regional Forest with guided trail hikes, wag...

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Signature Long Weekend Specials
Fri Sep 3 - Mon Sep 6

Enjoy 18 holes of championship golf, golf cart with GPS, $10 voucher to the Silo Grill Patio and a gift from the Golf Shop!  ...

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Dr. Helena Jaczek's Third Annual Community BBQ
Sun Aug 29 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Dr. Helena Jaczek's Third Annual Community BBQ Sun Aug 29, 2010 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm                Dr. Helena Jaczek, M.P.P. Oak Ridges - Markham invites the community to her annual BB...

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Corporate Specials
Mon Aug 23 - Fri Dec 31

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13th Annual Markham Jazz Festival 2010
Fri Aug 20 - Sun Aug 22

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, August 20-22 Main Street Unionville Plus Hot Spots Around Town Featuring the Discover Jazz Again Gala at 8pm, August 20th. View flyer. Gospel Service featuring the Don Byron New Gospel Quintet - Saturday, August...

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McMichael Canadian Art Collection showcases new LED lighting
Wed Aug 11

McMichael Canadian Art Collection showcases new LED lighting Hosts workshop on lighting technology now illuminating gallery’s art collection WHAT: McMichael Canadian Art Collection, PowerStream and Osram Sylvania are holding a workshop entitl...

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2010 Senior Youth Theatre Conservatory Program
Mon Jul 19 - Fri Aug 27

Open to students in grades 9 to 12, the Senior Youth Theatre Conservatory is an intensive program that allows up to 12 local youths the opportunity to learn from professional theatre artists and perform in a production as part of the 2010 York Shakes...

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Curvaceous Consignments Community BBQ & Clothing Drive
Sun Jul 18 / 1:00pm - 6:00pm

CURVACEOUS CONSIGNMENTS, THORNHILL in conjunction with CURVACEOUS WORLD and catered by BIG AL’S CATERING & DECOR JULY CHARITY EVENT WHAT: Community BBQ & Clothing Drive WHY: Raise awareness and funds for the CIBC RUN for The CURE to b...

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Kate's Garden 9th Annual Lavender Fair
Fri Jul 16 / 11:00am - 2:00pm

Come join us for a delightful Lavender Lunch & Learn at the Toronto Botanical Gardens on Friday July 16 or Saturday July 17 from 11:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Learn how to successfully grow, harvest, preserve and use Lavender. Gather dozens o...

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IESO Schedules Two Voltage Reduction Tests For July 15
Thu Jul 15

Although not expected to negatively impact electricity consumers in its service territory, PowerStream is notifying customers of province-wide voltage reduction tests planned by the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) for Thursday, July 15...

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2010 Junior Youth Theatre Conservatory Program
Mon Jul 12 - Fri Jul 30

Open to students in grades 5 to 8, the Junior Youth Theatre Conservatory is a fun-filled program that provides participants with the opportunity to build confidence and strengthen their love for the performing arts. The program runs Monday to Friday...

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Driftwood Theatre Groups invites you to Twelfth Night
Sun Jul 11 / 7:30pm - 12:00am

Driftwood Theatre Groups cordially invites you to Twelfth Night By William Shakespeare Sunday, July 11, 2010, 7:30 PM at Todmorden Mills Join us for the Opening Night pre-show reception at 5:30 PM -D. Jeremy Smith, Artistic Director, and the comp...

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Breezy Meadows Horse Show & Community Picnic Day
Sat Jul 10 / 9:00am - 6:00pm

Pack your picnic basket and join us for a great family day out! Breezy Meadows Equestrian Centre Horse Show & Community Picnic Day Saturday, July 10, 9:00 am-6:00 pm Bruce's Mill Conservation Area 3291 Stouffville Road Exciting Show Jumping...

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2010 Summer Read it, Write it, Play it - Grades 3-10
Mon Jul 5 - Thu Jul 29

2010 Summer Read it, Write it, Play it - Grades 3-10 Jul 5 - Jul 29, 2010; Aug 2 - Aug 26, 2010 (Mondays and Thursdays for 4 weeks) For students in grades 3 to 10, Click Education Centre's Summer "Read it, Write it, Play it" is a not your typical R...

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Town of Markham Canada Day Celebrations
Thu Jul 1 / 12:00pm - 12:00am

Join us for Markham Canada Day Celebrations July 1, 2010 People's Parade 4:00 p.m. start. Enjoy colourful floats, dancers, entertainers and much more. Children - Join the parade!  Decorate yourself, your bike or your wagon and meet at 3:...

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Canada Day on Main Street Unionville
Thu Jul 1

Unionville Canada Day July 1, 2010 Come celebrate Canada's 143rd birthday in the village, the site of many buildings older than Canada itself. Shops are open. Please bring donations to Markham Food Bank. Website...

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Stouffville Strawberry Festival
Thu Jul 1 - Sat Jul 3

Join in the fun and taste the excitement at the 26th annual Whitchurch-Stouffville Strawberry Festival. A traditional community fair where neighbours, family and visitors can enjoy food and entertainment with a friendly hometown atmosphere....

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Free Seminar: The Right Way to Buy a Vehicle
Wed Jun 30 / 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Public Service Event Presented by OMVIC (the regulator of Ontario's motor vehicle sales industry)   Free Seminar: The Right Way to Buy a Vehicle   WHEN: Wednesday, June 30, 2010           ...

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Angus Glen Canada Day Week Long Special
Mon Jun 28 - Mon Jul 5

Enjoy your Long Weekend at Angus Glen Golf Club and take advantage of our specials!...

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East Meets West Art Exhibition and Sale
Mon Jun 28

To  June 28th. Featuring the works of Valerie Kent and Song Ryan Moon. Markham Theatre for Performing Arts. For more information please contact Valerie Kent at www.valeriekent.com...

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Stiver Mill Farmers' Market
Sun Jun 27 / 10:00am - 3:00pm

Opening Day is Sunday June 27th from 10-3pm. Located west of Old Historic Train Station on Station Lane, Unionville. For more information call 905-477-1987....

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Taste of Asia Festival
Sat Jun 26 / 12:00pm - Sun Jun 27 / 12:00pm

Taste of Asia Festival: Saturday, June 26th from 12-12pm and Sunday, June 27th from 12 to 6pm. At Kennedy Road and Steeles Ave., Markham. For info call 905-946-1137 or visit http://www.culture-canada.ca/events_toa2010.html...

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Kodaly 50th Anniversary Concert
Fri Jun 25 / 7:00pm

Celebrating 50 years of Hungarian folk tradition! Come embark on a Hungarian Folk dance journey 50 years in the making. From Kodaly's humble beginnings as an all men choir to our current mission of learning and preserving Hungarian folk dance, song...

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Victoria Ballet Academy Canada: Cinderella Gala Concert
Tue Jun 22 / 7:00pm - 12:00am

June 22 at 7pm, Richmond Hill Centre For Performing Arts. Tickets: Adults $35, Children, Seniors and Students $25. Call 905-707-7580 or visit www.victoriaballet.com for more information....

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Markham Village Music Festival
Fri Jun 18 / 6:00pm - Sat Jun 19 / 10:00am

Friday, June 18th from 6-10 and Saturday, June 19th from 10-6. Music and Entertainment for all ages. For info call the Festival Hotline at 905-472-2022 or visit www.markham-festival.org  ...

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Father's Day Special
Fri Jun 18 - Sun Jun 20

  Celebrate Father's Day at Angus Glen Golf Club! Enjoy 18 holes of championship golf, golf cart with GPS, $10 voucher to our Silo Grill Patio, AND a gift from the golf shop! Visit www.angusglen.com...

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Markham Farmers' Market
Thu Jun 17 / 3:00pm - 8:00pm

Saturdays from 8-1pm. Thursdays starting June 17th from 3-8pm. Main Street Markham and Robinson Rd. Call 905-472-2462 for more information or visit www.mainstreetmarkham.com....

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Habitat for Humanity York Region Summer Social
Wed Jun 16 / 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Habitat for Humanity York Region will be holding their annual Summer Social to raise funds at their annual signature cocktail reception fundraiser on June 16th, 2010 at the McMichael Canadian Art Collection Grand Hall in Kleinburg from 6:30 pm &ndash...

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Music Unionville High School proudly presents Four Seasons by Antonio Vivaldi
Tue Jun 8 / 7:00pm

Music Unionville High School proudly presents Four Seasons by Antonio Vivaldi Tuesday June 8, 2010 7:00PM At the new  Apple Creek Seventh Day Adventist Church (Corner of Apple Creek Drive and Town Centre Blvd, Markham, Ontario) Featuring The...

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Markham Theatre Season Launch
Mon Jun 7 / 7:00pm - 12:00am

Mark Monday, June 7th at 7pm. on your calendar for the Markham Theatre Season Launch featuring special guests Michael Burgess, Patricia O’Callaghan and more! Call the box office for your $10 ticket. Receive the new season brochure and a $10 cou...

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Recycle Your Unwanted Electronics Across York Region
Sat Jun 5

Come out to the upcoming e-waste collection event or visit a York Region depot  The Regional Municipality of York, the City of Vaughan and Greentec invite residents to a special electronic waste (e-waste) collection event on Saturday, June 5.&n...

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Varley Art Gallery- Current Exhibitions
Thu Jun 3 - Mon Sep 6

A Tribute to Norman Bethune: the mural and political cartoons of Avrom Yanovsky, June 3rd –September 6th; Cultural Floe: Modern and Inuit traditions, June 3rd –September 6th, Varley Art Gallery. 216 Main Street, Unionville. 905-477-9511 w...

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eXpression Auditions
Sun May 30 / 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The Markham Teen Arts Council’s brings you eXpression: formerly Music & Lyrics. The auditions will be held on May 30th from 6-9pm at the McKay Art Centre. More information is posted at the MTAC website: www.markhamteenarts.com   &...

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"Treat Your Feet" - Foot Yoga Workshop
Sat May 29 / 10:30am - 12:30pm

"Treat Your Feet" - Foot Yoga Workshop with Sue! You can check out the website for a detailed description of this workshop www.morethanjustyoga.com....it is almost summer time and time to give your feet a little treat they deserve! Your feet will f...

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York Region Parent Information Fair for Families of Children with Special Needs
Tue May 18 / 3:00pm - 8:00pm

Do You Have a Child with Special Needs?  Do you have questions, like: -How can the CTN Family Resource Grouplist help us? -Are there fun things for my child to do? -Is there a support group for me? -What are our therapy options? -Where can I g...

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Mayor's Art Showcase
Mon May 17 - Sat May 22

This is the second annual juried show open to Markham (including Thornhill) residents only. Drop off paintings to be juried on Saturday, May 15th. Markham Civic Centre, Great Hall. Please call 905-947-9054 for more information and an application form...

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Arts & Tarts Fundraiser
Sun May 16

Markham Arts Council's major fundraiser for 2010 is well underway with exciting plans for a Queen of Hearts themed ‘Royal Tea’ held on Sunday, May 16th at Le Parc. There will be live entertainment, delicious tea fare with champa...

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Beatlemania On Tour – The Beatles Experience
Fri May 14 / 8:00pm

Beatlemania on Tour – The Beatles Experience takes fans on a magical mystery tour, exploring The Beatles’ revolution in popular music and culture. Employing The Beatles’ authentic-looking instruments, amplifiers, and costumes, coupl...

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May 4, 5, and 6 - Free Meditation, Hot Funky Yoga, and early morning Power Hour Yoga
Tue May 4 / 8:15pm - Thu May 6

On Tuesday, May 4th at 8:15pm, Rosalyn will be offering a FREE Meditation class!  Please reserve your spot by contacting info@morethanjustyoga.com.  About Rosalyn:  Through her eclectic journey of the metaphysical, intu...

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12th Annual May Day Celebration
Sat May 1 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Celebrate with Community Living York South as we treat the community of Whitchurch-Stouffville to a day of family fun!   Join us at Latcham Hall for … ·         a live animal show ·&nb...

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Markham Board of Trade After Hours Networking
Thu Apr 29 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

This month's host: Boston Pizza 2910 Major Mackenzie Dr E   Registration and payment required 48 hours in advance. Call Vicky Tran at 905-474-0730, ext 28....

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PowerStream To Be Inducted As An 'Environmental Leader'
Thu Apr 29

Ontario Environment Minister Gerretsen to welcome utility into select group of companies What: Minister of the Environment, John Gerretsen, will officially welcome PowerStream and Warren’s Waterless Printing as the latest additions to Ontario&...

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Gardening and Botanical Arts classes
Wed Apr 28 - Sat Aug 21

With Summer just around the corner, the Kate's Garden team has been hard at work putting together a new calendar bursting with ideas to get you excited for the season.  We offer courses in Flower Arranging, Gardening, Silks and Everlastings...

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Grow your business using Seminar Event Marketing
Tue Apr 27 / 9:30am - 12:00pm

“Learn as if you were going to live forever. Live as if you were going to die tomorrow!”   - Mahatma Gandhi   The biggest stumbling block to success is not what you do, but HOW you do it.   Learning to market what you'...

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The Regional Municipality of York Celebrates Spring in York Regional Forest
Sat Apr 24

Public invited for free events at Spring Forest Festival during Earth Week  As part of the global Earth Week celebrations and our Greening Strategy, The Regional Municipality of York is celebrating spring in the York Regional Forest with a...

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On-Camera Acting Classes For Teens & Adults
Thu Apr 22

Resurgence Theatre Company is proud to announce two new film classes – one for teenagers and one for adults - starting this April.   Our special guest instructor, Marvin Hinz, is from Toronto’s premiere acting studio - the Profe...

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Is Your Child Car Seat Properly Installed?
Tue Apr 20

York Regional Police, in partnership with the Ministry of Transportation and York Region Health Services, will be holding a child car seat clinic on Tuesday, April 20, 2010, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. weather permitting, at Canada&rsquo...

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York Region Post-Budget Breakfast
Wed Mar 31 / 7:30am - 9:00am

Oakview Terrace 13256 Leslie Street Richmond Hill, ON West side of Leslie Street, just south of Bloomington Road Everyone is welcome. Light refreshments will be provided. Seating is Limited. Click here to view flyer. To reserve your seat, RSVP is...

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Earth Hour 2010
Sat Mar 27 / 8:30pm - 9:30pm

Earth Hour is a global lights-out initiative created by the World Wildlife Fund. Everyone is encouraged to turn off their lights for one hour on March 28 at 8:30 p.m. to show support for action on climate change. To sign up visit www.earthhour.org...

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Many Faces of Markham Concert
Sat Mar 27 / 2:30pm

Markham’s Race Relations Committee presents ‘Mosaic’ a Celebration of Diversity. Tickets $5. Contact Information Markham at 905-415-7500....

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Carol Welsman – with Special Guest Peter Appleyard
Fri Mar 26 / 8:00pm

World-renowned vibraphonist jazz musician Peter Appleyard who performed at the opening of Markham Theatre in 1984 joins internationally acclaimed singer and pianist Carol Welsman. For tickets call 905-305-SHOW or visit www.markhamtheatre.ca...

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March Arts Mixer
Thu Mar 25 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

The Markham Arts Council March Mixer will take place at the new studio of Ovation! Performing Arts at 556 Edward Ave, unit 60, near Yonge and Elgin Mills.   A representative from the Ontario Arts Council will be on hand to answer questions about...

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"Getting Ready For Ontario Sales Tax Harmonization (HST)" Seminar
Tue Mar 23 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Find out how harmonization will impact you as a small business owner. $10. Markham Civic Centre. Presented by the Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre. Pre-registration required. Register online at www.msbec.markham.ca...

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Fred Penner
Sun Mar 21 / 2:00pm

This multi-talented artist has the ability to connect with children through his music and songs. For tickets call 905-305-SHOW or visit www.markhamtheatre.ca...

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Markham Spring Home Show
Fri Mar 19 - Sun Mar 21

Markham Fairgrounds, Elgin Mills & McCowan Roads. Visit the Markham booth and learn about community programs. For more information visit www.markhamhomeshow.com...

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Artisan Show and Sale – Original hand-crafted items
Tue Mar 16 / 10:00am - Sun Mar 28 / 4:00pm

McKay Art Centre, 197 Main Street Unionville. Tuesday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For further information and details contact the Varley Art Gallery at 905-477-9511, ext 221 or visit www.varleygallery.ca...

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March Break Mystery at Markham Museum
Mon Mar 15 / 12:00pm - Fri Mar 19 / 4:00pm

March 15–19. 12 noon to 4 p.m. Follow the clues and become a great museum sleuth. Ages 12 and under. Regular admission price. Outdoor event, please dress accordingly. Call 905-294-4576 or visit www.markhammuseum.ca for more information....

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March Art Break 2010 at the Varley Art Gallery
Mon Mar 15 - Fri Mar 19

Be prepared to be challenged and get creative this March Break at the Varley Art Gallery. Half-day and full-day classes are held at the Varley Art Gallery. Full-week classes are held at the McKay Art Centre. To register for classes, call 905-477-5530...

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Exhibition Opening – Brenda Joy Lem: Homage to the Heart
Sun Mar 14 - Sun May 2

Curated by Linda Jansma. The art of Brenda Joy Lem embraces narrative and storytelling to convey a host of issues from racism and memory to ancient ritual and spirituality. For information call 905-477-9511 or visit www.varleygallery.ca...

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Exhibition Opening – Inner Landscapes: The Portraits of James MacDougall
Sun Mar 14 - Sun May 2

Curated by Tara Marshall. For Stratford based painter James MacDougall, it is the inner landscape of people rather than the Canadian landscape that holds his interest. For information call 905-477-9511 or visit www.varleygallery.ca...

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3rd Annual Art Entrepreneurship "Turn Your Passion Into Profit" Breakfast Seminar
Wed Mar 10 / 8:30am - 12:00pm

Gain tools to turn your passion into your profession. Markham Civic Centre. $15. For information call Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre 905-248-2736 or visit msbec.markham.ca...

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Markham Concert Band "Sea to Sky"
Sun Mar 7 / 3:00pm

“Sea to Sky” is a major work describing the natural beauty of British Columbia. For tickets call 905-305-SHOW or visit www.markhamtheatre.ca...

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Nearly Neil & The Solitary Band
Sat Mar 6 / 8:00pm

Bobby Bruce is an electrifying performer with his amazing tribute to Neil Diamond. For tickets call 905-305-SHOW or visit www.markhamtheatre.ca...

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Rigoletto by Opera York
Thu Mar 4 / 8:00pm - Sat Mar 6 / 8:00pm

March 4 & 6 at 8 pm. Richmond Hill Centre for Performing Arts. Tickets $35 to $45. Call 905-787-8811 or www.richmondhill.ticketwindow.ca...

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Markham Miracle Concert – An Evening of Unity and Hope
Thu Mar 4 / 7:30pm

A spectacular concert featuring Broadway stars Michael Burgess and Ma-Anne Dionisio, Cabaret diva Patricia O’Callaghan and excerpts from the production Taste of Broadway. Tickets $35 and $50. 100% of proceeds go to Markham Miracle to support re...

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Horizons and Post Marks!
Sun Feb 28

Sunday, February 28, 2010, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Horizons and Post Marks! Ages 13-17Instructor: Ila Kellermann Undertake two creative projects using folding, scraping, rubbing, chopping, smudging, gravitation and rotation. Supply list will be prov...

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Markham Board of Trade After-Hours Networking
Thu Feb 25 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Perk your profits and save money! Hosted this month by Jakes on Main Pub & Grille 202 Main St, Unionville (west side, just south of Carlton) Registration and payment required 48 hours in advance. Call Vicky Tran at 905-474-0730, ext 28. Visit w...

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New International Series coming to Markham Theatre
Wed Feb 24 - Mon Apr 12

New International Series Coming to Markham Theatre in 2010… World Renowned Artists!  Sarah Chang, Lizt Alfonzo Dance Cuba and Anoushka Shankar  The 25th Anniversary Celebrations continue as Markham Theatre Manager, Eric Lari...

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Jewish and Family Services Program - ONE FAMILY, TWO HOMES
Tue Feb 23 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

A three session series for families experiencing separation and divorce. Children participate in separate age appropriate groups which will help them to: feel better, deal with some of the myths and know where to get support. Topics for parents inclu...

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The Psychic Artist: Adult Workshop
Sat Feb 20 - Sun Feb 21

Saturday, February 20, 2010 and Sunday, February 21, 2010, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. The Psychic Artist: Adult Workshop Instructor: Lila Lewis Irving Complete a studio work documenting your own personal mythology, marshalling the dynamic and expressive...

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"Salute To Our Flag"
Sun Feb 14 / 2:00pm

Part of Nation Flag Day Celebration. Takes place Feb 14th at 2pm at the base of the food court escalator in Markville Shopping Centre. Contact John Hawco at 416-346-3581 or 1PTBC@rogers.com.  Click here to view promo flyer with more details. &n...

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Performing Arts York Region Valentine Concert
Sun Feb 14 / 2:30am

Performing Arts York Region presents a special Valentine concert on Sunday, February 14th at 2:30 pm featuring Allison Angelo, soprano and Joseph Angelo, tenor at Thornhill Presbyterian Church, 271 Centre Street, Thornhill. Reception to follow concer...

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Valentine Celebrations
Fri Feb 12 - Sun Feb 14

Treat the one you love this Valentines to a delectable dinner or Sweetheart brunch at Essence of Unionville restaurant! Saturday & Sunday February 13-14, 2010 5 Course Gourmet Dinner - $140/couple Sunday February 14, 2010 Sweetheart Brunch...

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Markham Board of Trade Breakfast Networking
Thu Feb 11 / 7:15am - 9:00am

Perk your profits and save money! Thursday, February 11, 2010 7:15 - 9:00 a.m. Sponsor Minken Employment Lawyers Location La Rosa Grand Hall 25 Lanark Rd, Markham (south of Hwy 7, west of Woodbine) Registration and payment required 48 hours in adv...

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New Outlet Location - Dresses as low as $29
Sat Feb 6 - Sun Feb 28

Come visit our NEW OUTLET LOCATION! ...with deals you can't afford to miss!   ONE MONTH ONLY! Paris Bridal Outlet 157 Main Street, Unionville (beside Tabi) Hours: Friday 12-8pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 12-5pm. For more information c...

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Jewish and Family Services Program - BEYOND THE CHUPPAH, BECOMING A COUPLE
Thu Feb 4 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

A six session Marriage Preparation group for couples who are going to be married in the next year. Topics include: Changing Roles and Expectations, Finances, Conflict Negotiation and Resolution, Communication, and Jewish home and family life. This pr...

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Jewish and Family Services Program - THE CHALLENGE OF ANGER FOR WOMEN
Thu Feb 4 / 7:30pm - 9:00pm

A six session group for women to learn how to express their anger in an assertive, non-aggressive way. Thursday February 4/10 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at 4600 Bathurst St, 6th floor. For more information or to register please call Shawna Sidney at 416-63...

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Markham Village Music Festival Fundraiser
Thu Feb 4 / 7:00pm - 10:00pm

74 Main St. Markham (old Mattress Haven). Check their website for details.  www.markham-festival.org...

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Jewish and Family Services Program - LIFE SKILLS FOR TODAY'S WOMAN
Wed Feb 3 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

A six session group for women wanting to discuss relevant issues and wanting to make a change in their lives. Topics include: Time and Stress Management, Building Self Esteem, Assertiveness and Improving Communication Skills. Begins Wednesday Februar...

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Jewish and Family Services Program - LOOKING AHEAD
Mon Feb 1 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

A six session group for newly separated or divorced individuals who are dealing with the initial feelings of loss, anger, loneliness and wanting to let go of the past and move forward. Monday February 1/10 at 4600 Bathurst St- 6th floor from 7:00 to...

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Distracted Driving Blitz
Mon Feb 1

York Regional Police is inviting media to a Distracted Driving Blitz aimed at educating drivers and enforcing the amendments to the Highway Traffic that deal with hand-held communication devices. Following the end of the three-month...

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Markham Teen Arts Council 24 Hour Video Challenge
Sun Jan 31 / 7:00pm

Markham Teen Arts Council presents the 24 Hour Video Challenge - back by popular demand! If you have a teen who might be interested they can register at the MTAC website. The orientation is on Friday, January 29th at 7pm in the Markham Civic Centre,...

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Drawn In!
Sun Jan 31

Sunday, January 31, 2010, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Drawn In! Ages 9-12Instructor: Christina Luck Combine Automatiste writing approaches, the energy of children’s imaginations, imagery and books to create your own unique first edition Cost: $25...

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Markham Theatre Shows
Fri Jan 29 / 8:00pm - Fri Feb 5 / 8:00pm

Markham Theatre Shows Pavlo, Rik Emmett & Oscar Lopez-‘The Trio’ Friday, January 29th at 8pm. Tickets $50. John Mueller’s Winter Dance Party Wednesday, February 3rd & Thursday, February 4th at 8pm. Tickets $50. MAC mem...

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Go Figure!
Sun Jan 24

Sunday, January 24, 2010, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Go Figure! Ages 6-9Instructor: Jean Wilson A hands on exploration of colour and design as you construct and embellish your own slotted cardboard figures in energetic poses. Cost: $25 for non-members;...

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Robbie Burns Dinner
Sat Jan 23

Enjoy Robbie Burns Supper at Angus Glen...

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National Environmental Public Health Week
Mon Jan 18 - Sun Jan 24

Celebrating the contribution public health inspectors make towards protecting the health of York Region residents National Environmental Public Health Week January 18th to 24th NEWMARKET – The third week in January is designated annually as N...

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Renaming Highway 7 to Avenue 7
Mon Jan 18 - Wed Jan 20

The Regional Municipality of York to hold public consultations on renaming Highway 7 to Avenue 7 Consultations to be held in Markham, Richmond Hill and Vaughan NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York will host three public consultation...

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Behind the Scenes of the Automatistes: Guided tour of the exhibition
Sun Jan 17 - Sun Feb 21

Sunday, January 17, 2010, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. and Sunday, February 21, 2010, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Behind the Scenes of the Automatistes: Guided tour of the exhibition With Ray Ellenwood, Co-Author of The Automatiste Revolution: Montreal 1941-...

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The Women Automatiste: Adult Workshop
Sun Jan 17

Sunday, January 17, 2010, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. The Women Automatiste: Adult Workshop Instructor: Jean Wilson Create your version of one Automatiste artist’s work on a large reusable tote. Concentration on the female contribution to the Autom...

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Storied Army Regiment to Parade New Year's Day
Fri Jan 1

Canada’s senior army reserve regiment will raise the flag in Markham on New Year’s Day, in a parade and ceremony kicking off its 200th birthday celebrations in 2010. The Governor General’s Horse Guards will be on parade in their mo...

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New Year's Eve
Thu Dec 31

New Year’s Eve Begin your New Year’s Celebration at Angus Glen. Enjoy a gourmet four course dinner with sample wine pairings for $100* per person Contact Sueann Downing at sdowning@angusglen.com or 905.887.0090 x 790...

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New Year's Eve Family Countdown
Thu Dec 31

New Year’s Eve Family Countdown   On Dec. 31st from 6-8pm enjoy appetizers, entertainment, cookie decorating and more! The evening will conclude with the Kids very own countdown to 2010! Featuring Chris McKhool - One of Canada's hottest c...

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Join Members of York Regional Police With Your Family At a Free Community Skate
Tue Dec 29

JOIN MEMBERS OF YORK REGIONAL POLICE WITH YOUR FAMILY AT A FREE COMMUNITY SKATE York Regional Police recognizes the benefits of families and communities spending quality time together.  For the last five years we have created a un...

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Christmas With The Canadian Tenors - Third Show Added!
Tue Dec 22

3rd Show Added- Tuesday December 22nd @ 8 p.m. Christmas with the Canadian Tenors  After a sold-out performance and standing ovation in March 2009 and after tickets sold-out quickly for a very special two-night Christmas with the Canadi...

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Holiday Dinner Tradition
Wed Dec 16

Holiday Dinner Tradition On Dec. 16th, enjoy a delicious four course meal in a beautiful festive setting. Perfect for groups of any size. $57.95* per person. Each guest will receive a complimentary round of golf** Contact Andrea Wayling at awayling...

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Special GTA Media Briefing on Markham's Torch Celebration
Tue Dec 15

Vancouver 2010 Olympic Torch Relay Media 1 convoy vehicle information and technical briefings to be held for Markham and Toronto The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) will hold media technical br...

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Brunch with Santa
Sun Dec 6 - Sun Dec 20

Brunch with Santa Angus Glen’s Annual Brunch with Santa on Dec. 6th & 20th includes a brunch buffet, gifts for the children, crafts, gingerbread decorating and a visit from Santa. Adults  $39.95*   Seniors  $36.50* &...

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Dreams and Mirages
Sun Dec 6

Sunday, December 6, 2009, 2:00 p.m. Dreams and MiragesgamUT Chamber Orchestra Norbert Palej, Director gamUT – the new chamber orchestra at the University ofToronto – presents an afternoon of mystical and mesmerizing music, with works by...

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Markhaven Home for Seniors Presents "The Other Wise Man"
Sat Dec 5

WHAT: Markhaven Home for Seniors presents Brian Stewart, retired CBC Senior Correspondent in a Christmas reading of The Other Wise Man, a story by Henry van Dyke WHO:  Residents, families and guests of Markhaven Home for Seniors WHEN: Saturday...

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A Taste of Quebec
Sun Nov 29

Sunday, November 29, 2009, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. A Taste of Quebec Round table discussion with Canada Council for the Arts Molson Prize-award winning historian Ramsay Cook and professor Geoffrey Ewen. Enjoy a tasting of wines, beers and Quebecois c...

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Best Dressed Window Contest!
Sat Nov 28 / 6:00pm

Many years ago, I remember my father loading us all in the car for our annual family trek downtown to see the "Simpsons" and "Eatons" windows, which, with their moving characters and miniature villages, never failed to delight us kids. Main Street Ma...

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Holidays in the Village - A Celebration For All Residents of York Region
Sat Nov 28

The staff of the Community Safety Village of York Region and members of York Regional Police are inviting York Region residents to join us for the 5th Annual Holidays in the Village Celebration on Saturday, November 28th, 2009, between...

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YMCA Peace Medal Ceremony
Fri Nov 27

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Holiday Sale & Gift Cards
Thu Nov 26 - Thu Dec 31

Holiday Sale & Gift Cards Starting Nov. 26th the Golf Shop is offering savings of up to 60% off. Get the best golf products available with guidance from our CPGA Professionals. You can also purchase Gift Cards redeemable for rounds of golf**,merchan...

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Ward 3 Residents Reminded To Vote in Upcoming By-Election
Mon Nov 23

WARD 3 RESIDENTS REMINDED TO VOTE IN UPCOMING BY-ELECTIONMarkham makes process quicker, more accessible, and environmentally friendly Eligible voters in Markham’s Ward 3 are being reminded to vote in the upcoming local councillor by-election....

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ISCM Money Chase: The Journey of Growth
Thu Nov 19

THE JOURNEY OF GROWTH How Successful Entrepreneurs Built their Companies THURSDAY NOVEMBER 19th · 8:00 AM START · NETWORKING BREAKFAST ALCATEL-LUCENT SHOWCASE · 1380 RODICK RD. · MARKHAM · Do you w...

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Holiday Luncheons
Mon Nov 16 - Thu Dec 31

Holiday Luncheons Starting Nov. 16th Holiday Luncheons will include your choice of three courses for $36.50* per person. Perfect for groups of 2 to 20 guests. *Plus Taxes To book your reservation, call 905.887.0090 x 266...

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Markham Marks Remembrance Day
Wed Nov 11

Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Markham Council invite all residents and veterans to Markham’s Remembrance Day Ceremony on November 11. The ceremony, which takes place at the Markham Theatre, is our community’s opportunity t...

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Afternoon Tea
Sun Nov 8 - Sun Dec 20

Afternoon Tea Every Sunday from November 8th to December 20th. A light mid-afternoon fare of herbal teas, traditional Scottish & plain scones, sliced seasonal fruit and a variety of finger sandwiches for $17.95* per person. *Plus taxes...

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Annual Therapy Dog Awards Ceremony
Sun Nov 8

The York Region Branch of St. John Ambulance is pleased to announce the Annual Awards Ceremony for the volunteers and their canine partners who are so dedicated to the Therapy Dog Program.   This very special event will be held on Sund...

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York Regional Police Participates in Remembrance Day Service
Sun Nov 8 - Wed Nov 11

York Regional Police is proud to participate in Remembrance Day Services across York Region in honour of the great sacrifice and dedicated service of our veterans and is launching a new section of our website to honour our local war heroes. This yea...

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York Regional Police Community Services Bureau welcomes HGTV's Brian Baeumler
Fri Nov 6 / 10:00am - Sat Nov 7 / 5:00pm

The York Regional Police Community Services Bureau is pleased to welcome HGTV’s Disaster DIY host Brian Baeumler to the upcoming Crime Prevention Trade Show being held on November 6 and 7, 2009, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., at York Regional Polic...

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Planning for Action Meeting
Thu Nov 5

YORK REGION ENVIRONMENTAL ALLIANCE PRESENTS A: Planning for Action Meeting WHAT: A multi-community forum for finding sustainable solutions to environmental issues in York Region. Environmental groups and interested in...

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Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Regional Chair Bill Fisch Announce H1N1 Immunization Clinic for Markham
Mon Nov 2 - Fri Dec 18

Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Region of York Chair Bill Fisch announced today that Markham will have H1N1 immunization services beginning Monday, November 2. “Establishing a Markham H1N1 immunization clinic as quickly as possible was a top...

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Book Your Winter Event Now and Receive a 2010 Golf Foursome
Sun Nov 1 - Fri Apr 30

Book Your Winter Event Now and Receive a 2010 Golf Foursome Event must occur between Nov. 1st, 2009 - Apr. 30th, 2010** Contact Andrea Wayling at awayling@angusglen.com or 905.887.0090 x 243  **Event minimum 20 people *Plus applicable taxes...

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York Regional Police And Junor Hockey Face Off!
Sun Nov 1

For the second year, York Regional Police has partnered with seven Junior Hockey teams based in York Region to produce team hockey cards containing safety tips and character messages for distribution to collectors young and old alike. Each set of ca...

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Automatisme: Canada's first avant-garde movement? Is it relevant in the Heartland today?
Sun Oct 25

Sunday, October 25, 2009, 1:00 p.m. “Automatisme: Canada’s first avant-garde movement?Is it relevant in the Heartland today?” A conversation between Roald Nasgaard and Jeffrey Spalding At the Toronto International Art Fair, Metro T...

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Celebrate Character Community Week
Sun Oct 25 - Sat Oct 31

York Region residents encouraged to make a pledge to live with character  The Character Community Foundation of York Region is celebrating Character Community Week across York Region, from Sunday, October 25th to Saturday, October 31...

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The Automatiste Revolution
Sun Oct 25

A Reading with Ray Ellenwood At the International Festival of Authors Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West, Toronto www.readings.org Tickets Required...

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Beware! The Community Safety Village is Haunted!
Sat Oct 24

BEWARE! THE COMMUNITY SAFETY VILLAGE IS HAUNTED!  Ghosts and goblins will soon be taking over the Community Safety Village of York Region in an effort to seek out tricks or treats at the 5th Annual Halloween in the Village. Children will have...

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The Automatistes: A Cross-Disciplinary Exposition
Sat Oct 24

The Automatistes: A Cross-Disciplinary Exposition Remarks from Ray Ellenwood 1:00 p.m. The Visual Arts: Lecture by Roald Nasgaard 2:00 p.m. The Dance: Remarks from Françoise Sullivan, O.C.and Dance performance by Ginette Boutin 3:00 p.m. The...

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Business Success in Changing Times
Fri Oct 23

“Business Success in Changing Times” Markham Hosts Annual Forum for Small Business Owners In celebration of Small Business Month, the Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre, in partnership with the Ontario Ministry of Economic Developm...

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Find The G-H-O-S-T
Fri Oct 23 - Sat Oct 31

Did you know there is a ghost in Markham? Actually, starting Friday October 23, there will be LOTS of ghosts – the friendly type! From October 23 to October 31, Main Street Markham will be decked out to celebrate All Hallows’ Eve, or as...

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Markham Small Business Forum 2009 - "Business Success In Changing Times"
Fri Oct 23

Markham Small Business Forum 2009 – “Business Success In Changing Times”Friday, Oct 23, 2009,  8am to 11:45am Canada Room, Markham Civic Centre 101 Town Centre Blvd., Markham, L3R 9W3 Are we seeing signs of stability and econo...

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The Automatiste Revolution: Montreal 1941-1960
Fri Oct 23 - Sun Feb 28

The Automatiste Revolution: Montreal 1941-1960 October 23, 2009 - February 28, 2010Guest-curated by Roald Nasgaard, this is one of the most extensive exhibitions of the Automatiste group of artists which included Jean-Paul Riopelle and Paul-&Eac...

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Business Success for Artists
Tue Oct 20

Here’s an opportunity to find out from the experts on how to make your art into a successful business. This seminar is brought to you by the Culture Department, Town of Markham, Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre and the Markham Arts Coun...

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Cantabile Chorale presents "THANKSGIVING & PRAISE"
Sun Oct 18 / 3:00pm

Sunday 18 October 2009 at 3:00 p.m. Cantabile Chorale of York Region opens its 2009-2010 season with a Sunday afternoon concert celebrating Thanksgiving, with a pumpkin pie tea to follow. Conductor: Robert Richardson Accompanist: Lona Richardson Thor...

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Halloween Safety Kick-Off Event
Fri Oct 16

On Friday, October 16, 2009, York Regional Police and the Rogers Pumpkin Patrol will kick off their annual safety campaign to keep the streets of York Region safe for children this Halloween. With all of the excitement on Halloween night, safety isn...

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Harnessing China's Trade Stream
Wed Oct 14

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14th · 7:30 AM REGISTRATION - 8:00 AM STARTMARKHAM TOWN CENTRE · 101 TOWN CENTRE BLVD. · MARKHAM With many opportunities for enterprises of all sizes, this seminar will help point you in the right direction fo...

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Markham Hosts James Urban At Trees For Tomorrow Symposium
Wed Oct 14

Markham, in partnership with York Region, is hosting its first Trees for Tomorrow symposium, bringing together municipal staff, landscape architects, contractors and local nurseries to discuss the future of trees and how to ensure their success in ou...

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Jazz Legend Dave Brubeck comes to Markham Theatre
Wed Oct 7 / 8:00pm

Jazz Legend Dave Brubeck takes centre stage at Markham Theatre Wednesday October 7, 2009 @ 8 p.m. Tickets on sale Thursday September 17th, 2009 @ 11 a.m. Box office: 905-305-SHOW (7469) Online: www.markham.ca  This concert is part of the 25...

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Sharpen Your Communication Skills for Business Success
Tue Oct 6 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

In this presentation we will discover the value in being "less of you and more of them" in all of you business interpersonal communications. Understanding more about yourself and others helps you to connect more quickly and deeply with prospective cu...

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The Lions 5 K Walk ~ to raise awareness of mental illness
Sun Oct 4 / 9:30am - 3:00pm

The Lions 5K Walk will be held on Sunday October 4, 2009 at Markham Town Centre. More than 2000 walkers including many politicians, business, and healthcare are expected to participate in the walk. The goal of this year's walk is to raise the awarene...

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Key Considerations In Selecting Franchise Opportunities
Wed Sep 30 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Key Considerations In Selecting Franchise Opportunities Wed., Sept 30, 6:30pm – 8:30pm Canada Room, Markham Civic Centre Are you considering acquiring a franchise? Not sure if a franchise is right for you? Designed to help a potential franchise...

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Business Success for Artists
Tue Sep 29 / 6:25pm - 8:30pm

Business Success for Artists - “Tax Tips & Essential Recordkeeping Skills” Tuesday, September 29, 6:30pm to 8:30pm Canada Room, Markham Civic Centre Here’s an opportunity to find out from the experts on how to make your art into a s...

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Using the Sun's Energy
Tue Sep 29 / 3:30pm

Please RSVP to: Dennis Flaherty, 905-415-7520, dflaherty@markham.ca, Town of Markham Information Contacts: Dennis Flaherty, 905-415-7520, dflaherty@markham.ca, Town of Markham Lyne McMurchie, 416-495-6353, Lyne.McMurchie@enbridge.com, Enbridge M...

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PowerStream providing public tours of head office facility
Sat Sep 26 - Sun Sep 27

Local electric utility participating September 26-27 in Doors Open Vaughan 2009 VAUGHAN, ON – Members of the public will get an opportunity to tour one of the most energyefficient and sustainable office buildings in Canada on the weekend of Sep...

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Changing the face of leadership in York Region
Fri Sep 25 / 10:00am - 11:30am

It’s the start of something exciting in York Region, and we want you to be there. Maytree and the Toronto City Summit Alliance are proud to announce the York Region launch of DiverseCity: The Greater Toronto Leadership Project. Combining eight...

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The 3rd Annual Canadian Cancer Society Colon Cancer Gala
Fri Sep 18 / 6:30pm

Attended by more than 500 guests in 2008 the event netted over $105,000 for the Canadian Cancer Society in one evening. The evening features superb food including an antipasto bar for every taste, live music, silent and live auctions! This outstandin...

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Markham Celebrates Young Entrepreneurs
Fri Sep 18 / 3:30pm - 5:00pm

MARKHAM, ON ~ Join Mayor Frank Scarpitti at the 9th annual Young Entrepreneur Awards, celebrating the local winners of the Secondary School Business Plan Competition, and recognizing students who have successfully completed the Ontario Summer Company...

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Chili Contest Markham Main Street
Sat Sep 12 / 8:00am - 1:00pm

There's no denying that the days are getting shorter and cooler weather is on its way. May as well celebrate the changing of the seasons... Mark your calendars now for the 10th Annual Main Street Markham Chili Contest on September 12. Think your chil...

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Mayors Harvest Classic Golf Tournament Gives Back to the Community
Fri Sep 11 / 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Frank Scarpitti Foundation to present four cheques to local community organizations Markham, ON – Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti will present four cheques during the evening portion of the Frank Scarpitti Charitable Foundation’s Annual Har...

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Be safe on the water this weekend
Fri Sep 4 - Mon Sep 7

With the upcoming Labour Day long weekend that signals the end of summer, the York Regional Police Marine Unit, along with our other police and safety agency partners, want to remind everyone to be safe on the water this weekend and wear your Persona...

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Markham's Award-Winning Heritage Treasures Open to Residents
Sat Aug 29

MARKHAM, ON, ~ August 25, 2009 ~ Doors Open Markham, an annual showcase of the community’s historical and architectural treasures, takes place this Saturday, August 29, at locations throughout Markham. The event gives residents and visitors t...

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PowerStream to launch Employee Vanpool Program
Thu Aug 27 / 11:30am - 12:30pm

Utility introducing initiative to help reduce greenhouse gases WHAT: Come join PowerStream, the local electric utility which delivers power to more than 315,000 residential and business customers in the GTA and Central Ontario, as the company offi...

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The Ant Bully will be shown under the stars
Wed Aug 26 / 6:00pm - 8:30pm

JOIN YORK REGIONAL POLICE UNDER THE STARS FOR FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT AND A LESSON ON BULLYING York Regional Police is inviting York Region families to join them for a movie shown under the stars at the Community Safety Village of York Region located in t...

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Nothing says home like the wonderful aroma of something baking
Sat Aug 22

Nothing says home like the wonderful aroma of something baking! August 22 marks the 9th annual Markham Main Street baking contest. We’re looking for contestants! Everything from cookies, to cakes, to pies and tarts - Come one, come all! No expe...

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22nd Annual Multiple Sclerosis - York South Chapter Golf Tournament
Wed Aug 19 / 10:30am - 8:00pm

The organizing committee of the York South MS Golf Tournament is pleased to announce that the 22nd annual event will be held on Wednesday August 19th, 2009 at the Mandarin Golf Club (Markham) The York South MS chapter was established in 198...

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Local Kids Gear Up for Markham Giro Bike Race
Sun Aug 9 / 8:00am - 1:00pm

Date: Sunday, August, 9, 2009 Time: 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Location: Delta Markham (50 East Valhalla Drive, Markham, Highway 7 & 404) Cost: Free! Join us for the 2009 Markham Giro Cycling event! The Markham Giro involves multiple laps on a 1.8 kilome...

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The Stanley Cup is coming to Markham
Sun Jul 26 / 2:30pm - 3:30pm

MARKHAM, ON ~ Professional hockey’s most coveted trophy is coming to Markham. Join Mayor Frank Scarpitti, Members of Council, and Mike Zigomanis from the Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins for a photo opportunity with the Cup. Date: Sunda...

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PowerStream begins rollout of Time-of-Use electricity prices
Thu Jul 23 - Sat Aug 1

PowerStream begins rollout of Time-of-Use electricity prices Two-year process of switching customers to new rate structure starts in Aurora on August 1 VAUGHAN, ON – On August 1, PowerStream, the local utility which delivers power to a number o...

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Summer Specials
Tue Jul 21 - Tue Jul 28

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Grill Nights
Thu Jul 9 - Mon Sep 28

July 9th, August 11th and September 28th Signature creations by Executive Chef Donavon Campbell include salad, combination entree and dessert for $40.00 per person (plus taxes). For Reservations, please call 905.887.0090 x 266...

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July Specials - You Won't Want to Miss
Thu Jul 9 - Fri Jul 31

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In Memory Of Regional Councillor Tony C. Wong
Mon Jul 6 / 2:00pm

Markham To Hold Public Memorial In Memory Of Regional Councillor Tony C. Wong MARKHAM, ON ~ The Town of Markham will be holding a memorial service to honour the life and contributions of Markham Regional Councillor Tony C. Wong, who passed away on Ju...

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Tim Hortons Earn-a-Bike Program
Tue Jun 30 - Thu Jul 2

York Regional Police, in partnership with Tim Hortons store owners, will once again present local children with bicycles, helmets and locks as part of the Tim Hortons Earn-a-Bike Program. On Tuesday, June 30, 2009, at 4:30 p.m., at the Tim Hortons lo...

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Creations India Music Festival 2009
Sat Jun 27

Creations India Music Festival 2009 is being organised on Saturday, June 27, 2009 at Vaughan Cityplayhouse Theatre at 6:30 pm featuring Kathak Dance by Hemant & Vaishali Panwar. Along with the duo, their dance team will include many wonderful upcomin...

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Main Street Markham Celebrity Chef Cooking Series
Sat Jun 27 - Sat Sep 19

Saturday, June 27 marks the first Celebrity Chef demonstration to be held at the Main Street Markham Farmers’ Market. Starting at 11am, Executive Chef Shaun Kelly, from Al Dente Italian Restaurant, will demonstrate how to prepare one of his spe...

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Significant Dates: Father's Day
Sun Jun 21

From Wikipedia: Father's Day is a celebration inaugurated in the early twentieth century to complement Mother's Day in celebrating fatherhood and male parenting, and to honor and commemorate fathers and forefathers. Father's Day is celebrated on a va...

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Celebrate Markham Museum Community Days June 13 & 14
Sat Jun 13 - Sun Jun 14

Celebrate Markham Museum Community Days – June 13 & 14 MARKHAM, ON – Join the celebration and discover Markham Museum during the first annual Community Days June 13 and 14. The Community Days event is specially designed for Markham reside...

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GOLF AND DAD
Thu Jun 11 - Sun Jun 21

Angus Glen Golf Club offers two wonderful golf opportunities for dads on Father’s Day. FANTASTIC DAY OF GOLF, LUNCH & A GIFT Angus Glen’s Father’s Day Special includes 18 holes of golf, use of the practice range, cart with GPS, $10...

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Strawberries and Song ~ Cantabile Chorale's Cabaret Extravaganza
Mon Jun 8 / 8:00pm - Tue Jun 9 / 8:00pm

Cantabile Chorale of York Region's end-of-season cabaret extravaganza Strawberries and Song takes place this year on Monday 8th June and Tuesday 9th June at Fellowship Hall, Thornhill Presbyterian Church, Centre Street, Thornhill (between Yonge and B...

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Carnival of the Arts & Special Ceremony at Varley Art Gallery June 7
Sun Jun 7

MARKHAM, ON – Visit the Unionville Festival and enjoy the Carnival of the Arts – a culturally diverse and inspired series of performances on Sunday, June 7 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Varley Art Gallery and along historic Unionville Mai...

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Your Business in Perspective - The Key to Staying on Target
Tue Jun 2 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

“Your Business in Perspective – The Key to Staying on Target” Finding ways to cope with today’s changing economy? By putting your small business into perspective and staying on target, you are planning for success. Join our di...

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Town of Markham June Community Calendar
Mon Jun 1 - Wed Jul 1

The following is the June update on Town of Markham events, activities and special dates as a public service for residents. June is Seniors’ Month. Celebrations are planned throughout the community to mark the contributions seniors make to Mark...

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Achieving Business Success in Canada
Thu May 28 / 5:45pm - 9:30pm

Presented by: Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre Achieving Business Success in Canada - A three-hour workshop that offers practical tips to immigrant entrepreneurs on how to do business effectively with Canadian corporations. Starting up a busi...

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MUSIC & LYRICS CONTEST
Sun May 24 / 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The Markham Teen Arts Council is pleased to announce the Music & Lyrics Contest, an event dedicated to talented and aspiring singers and songwriters. Markham high school students age 14 to 18 will audition and perform a self composed song in front of...

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Affairs of the Heart ~ Songs of Love, Seduction and Spring
Sat May 23 / 7:30pm

Soprano Betty Luk and bass-baritone Stephen Cockle, with accompanist Carolynne Godin, from the Carolynne Godin Voice Studio in Richmond Hill, present a spring recital Affairs of the Heart: Songs of Love, Seduction and the Spring. Selections by Mozart...

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One Night Live
Thu May 21

Special Offer For Angus Glenn Golf ClubTwo great Packages at Discounted Rates....

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PowerStream encourages participation in Energy Conservation Week
Tue May 19 - Tue Jun 23

PowerStream encourages participation in Energy Conservation Week Local utility to hold ‘Learn to Conserve Workshops’ in partnership with libraries YORK REGION & SIMCOE COUNTY, ON – PowerStream is encouraging its customers to partici...

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International Museum Day at Markham Museum May 18
Mon May 18 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

MARKHAM, ON – Discover Markham Museum and celebrate International Museum Day on May 18. Come for the fun, learn about our upcoming exhibitions and meet the new curator. There are hands-on crafts, mini-putt, exhibits, and 25 acres of scenic park...

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Long Weekend Specials at Angus Glen
Sat May 16 - Mon Aug 3

Our popular long weekend specials are back for 2009...

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Spring Shoot Out
Fri May 15 / 1:00pm - 12:00am

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Upcoming Events and Programs at Varley Gallery
Thu May 14 - Sun Oct 11

Carnival: the Spirit and the Soul May 21, 2009 - October 11, 2009 Carnival: The Spirit and the Soul is a multi-media exhibition that uses theatrical narrative and the mask as an element of storytelling, common to virtually every world culture. Many f...

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Varley Gallery Hosts Canadian Fine Art Auction
Thu May 14

Varley Gallery Hosts Canadian Fine Art Auction Unmask Your Passion For Art – May 14, 2009 MARKHAM, ON – The Varley Art Gallery will host a live auction of over 100 pieces of original Canadian art on Thursday, May 14, 2009. The 11th annual...

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streamlined multilingual online reporting system for non-emergencies
Tue May 12 / 1:30pm

York Regional Police is pleased to announce the launch of its new streamlined online reporting system for non-emergencies. The system will allow citizens to file multilingual police reports online without having to attend a police station or wait for...

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5,000 Grade 4 students to attend York Childrens Water Festival
Tue May 12 / 10:30am - 11:15am

Bruce’s Mill Conservation Area in the Town of Whitchurch Stouffville will play host to the 11th Annual York Children’s Water Festival, an event that will teach more than 5,000 York Region Grade 4 students about water conservation in a han...

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Markham Theatre's 25th Anniversary Season Launch
Mon May 11 / 7:00pm - 12:00am

You and a guest are cordially invited to attend the official unveiling of the 25th Anniversary Season at Markham Theatre for Performing Arts. Mark Monday May 11th @ 7 p.m. on your calendar and call 905-415-7537 ext. * 5580 to reserve your seat to att...

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Mother's Day Brunch at Angus Glen!
Sun May 10 / 10:00am - 3:00pm

Take Mom to Brunch at Angus Glen on Mother's Day!Mothers who attend brunch receive a complementry round of golf - see details on this ad....

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Significant Dates: Mother's Day
Sun May 10

From Wikipedia: The modern Mother's Day holiday was created by Anna Jarvis as a day for each family to honor its mother, and it's now celebrated on various days in many places around the world. It complements Father's Day, the celebration honoring fa...

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Planning for Action meeting
Thu May 7 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Planning for Action meeting A multi-community forum for finding sustainable solutions to environmental issues in York Region This Month’s Featured Speaker – Sara Mathew “Retro-fitting your Home for Energy and Water Efficiency”...

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Town of Markham May Community Calendar
Fri May 1 - Sat May 30

Town of Markham – May Community Calendar The following is the May update on Town of Markham events, activities and special dates as a public service for residents. May 2 – Trees For Tomorrow Community Planting – 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. So...

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Spring Clean Your Community
Fri Apr 24 / 2:00pm

20 Minute Makeover for your community...

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Is Your Child's Car Seat Properly Installed
Fri Apr 24 / 9:00am - 12:00pm

York Regional Police, in partnership with the Ministry of Transportation and York Region Health Services, will be holding a child car seat clinic on Friday, April 24, 2009, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., at Canada’s Wonderland located at 9580 Jane...

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Improve Efficiency, Reduce Costs, Reduce Risks
Thu Apr 23 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

“Improve Efficiency, Reduce Costs, Reduce Risks and Focus on Growing Your Business” Looking for better ways to improve efficiency so that you can focus on growing your small business? Today, the same solutions that have been available for...

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Celebrate Earth Week with York Regions Spring Forest Festival
Sat Apr 18 / 10:00am - 2:00pm

NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York’s Natural Heritage and Forestry Services branch will play host to a Spring Forest Festival on Saturday, April 18th at the Eldred King Tract in the Town of Whitchurch-Stouffville. This event is...

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Markham Seeks Volunteers for Advisory Committees
Fri Apr 17

MARKHAM, ON ~ Markham is looking for volunteers to participate in the process of governing the municipality and charting its future. Volunteer positions are available on a variety of advisory committees. Apply now to use your talents and interests fo...

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Markhaven Spring Newsletter
Tue Apr 14 - Thu Apr 30

We have finished compiling the inaugural issue of “Markhaven Matters” – Markhaven’s Spring 2009 Newsletter. It will be sent to approx. 6,000 Markhaven’s supporters in two weeks time. Click Here for the newsletter...

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Why Goal Setting Does NOT Work, And How To Get Results
Tue Apr 7 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

If you are not hitting your targets, or not achieving the results you desire, there is a simple reason. Traditional goal setting does NOT work. In this ground breaking program, Rory Sheehan will teach you why traditional goal setting does not work, a...

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Cantabile Chorale presents "Songs of the Spirit" - a Concert for the Lenten Season
Mon Mar 30 / 7:30pm

Cantabile Chorale of York Region's next concert will be in Richmond Hill. This popular community choir based in Thornhill will present "Songs of the Spirit", a programme of spiritual and inspirational music for Lent.Conductor - Robert Ric...

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Earth Hour
Sat Mar 28 / 8:30pm - 9:30pm

VOTE EARTH YOUR LIGHT SWITCH IS YOUR VOTE This year, Earth Hour has been transformed into the world’s first global election, between Earth and global warming. For the first time in history, people of all ages, nationalities, race and background...

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12th Annual Alzheimer Awareness Breakfast
Sat Mar 28 / 9:00am - 11:00am

On March 28, The Alzheimer Society of York Region invites you to participate in its 12th Annual Awareness Breakfast with guest speaker, Bart Mindszenthy. Starting at 9:00 a.m. and running until 11:00 a.m, Mindszenthy will share 10 important coping st...

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Barrie to Host World-Class Concert Event in Support of Earth Hour 2009
Sat Mar 28

The Barrie Earth Hour Music Festival presented by title sponsor PowerStream Barrie Hydro Distribution is proud to announce a world-class concert event happening in Barrie, Ontario in support of the international event Earth Hour. Earth Hour is a glob...

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York Regional Police Recruiting Session
Wed Mar 18 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

The York Regional Police Recruiting Unit invites anyone who is interested in a career in policing to an Information Session regarding a unique and rewarding opportunity to become a Police Constable. York Region is of one of the fastest-growing commun...

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St. Patrick's Day Festivities
Mon Mar 16 - Wed Mar 18

York Regional Police will be enhancing the R.I.D.E. program and targeting aggressive drivers during St. Patrick’s Day festivities. Beginning Monday, March 16, 2009, and continuing through to Wednesday, March 18, 2009, York Regional Police off...

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Mayor's Art Showcase
Thu Mar 12 / 12:00pm - 8:00pm

Local Markham Artists Putting on a Show – Mayor’s Art Showcase Runs March 12 to 20 at Civic Centre MARKHAM, ON – Local artists are putting on a show for the community during the Mayor’s Art Showcase. This art show and sale is...

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Local Markham Artists Putting on a Show
Thu Mar 12 - Fri Mar 20

Mayor’s Art Showcase Runs March 12 to 20 at Civic Centre MARKHAM, ON – Local artists are putting on a show for the community during the Mayor’s Art Showcase. This art show and sale is an opportunity for developers, decorators, realt...

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Unionville High School Symphony Orchestra
Wed Mar 11 / 7:30pm

GALA SYMPHONY CONCERT Wednesday March 11, 2009 7:30PM At the new Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts (Corner of Yonge St. and Wright St., Richmond Hill, Ontario) Featuring:The Arts York String Orchestra, Vocal Ensemble, Senior Brass and Pe...

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Improve Efficiency, Reduce Cost, and Reduce Risks
Tue Mar 3 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

“Improve Efficiency, Reduce Cost, and Reduce Risks and Focus on Increasing Your Small Business Sales” Facilitated by: Mariella Iafrate & Chris Panoulias, RBC Royal Bank; Alex Wong & Tennille Davis, ADP Looking for better ways to improve e...

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Appreciate the Craft
Fri Feb 27 - Sat Apr 18

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Succeeding in the Canadian Market
Fri Feb 20 / 8:00am - 11:30am

Succeeding in the Canadian Market Small Business Forum MARKHAM, ON ~ The Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre is hosting a morning workshop to help immigrant entrepreneurs and small business owners learn how to succeed in the Canadian Market. Med...

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Markham receives Lieutenant Governor's award
Fri Feb 20

Markham receives Lieutenant Governor's award for Community Leadership MARKHAM, ON, Feb. 18 /CNW/ - The Town of Markham is one of four communities receiving the 2008 Lieutenant Governor's Ontario Heritage Award for Community Leadership. The award reco...

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Winter Carnival Fun at Markham Museum
Mon Feb 16 / 10:00am - 4:00pm

MARKHAM, ON – Enjoy winter carnival fun at the Markham Museum on February 16. The Family Day celebration begins with a pancake breakfast. Complete the day with one or more of the many activities including: skating; snowshoeing; building a snow...

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Enjoy Markhams Family Day Weekend Fun
Sat Feb 14 / 12:00pm - Mon Feb 16 / 4:00pm

Markham, ON ~ A winter wonderland from the pages of a fairytale comes to life at Toogood Pond and the Varley Art Gallery in Markham the weekend of February 14-16. This is the fourth public art project organized and presented by the Markham Public Art...

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Celebrate Valentine's Day at Angus Glen
Sat Feb 14 - Sun Feb 15

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Visit the love gurus on Main Street Markham
Sat Feb 14

Valentine’s is a time to celebrate romance and indulgence. Whether it’s a treat just for you, or for that special someone, come to Main Street Markham and enter to win 1 of 4 $100 gift certificates. What could be better than having a litt...

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"Love Canada"
Fri Feb 13 / 7:30pm

Cantabile Chorale of York Region presents "Love Canada!" Friday February 13 at 7:30pm Valentine's Day meets Canada Flag Day with a programme of songs about Canada, by Canadians, and about the many aspects of love, with good ol' singalongs included. L...

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public open house to review proposed plans
Thu Feb 12 / 5:00pm - Mon Jan 12 / 7:00pm

Please join us at a public open house to review proposed plans for the expansion of the Varley Art Gallery. The addition will create a new gallery for the year round exhibition of Varley and works from the growing art collection, and increase space f...

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George Smitherman to Address Employees of Recently Merged Electric Utilities
Thu Feb 12 / 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Minister of Energy and Infrastructure George Smitherman to address employees of recently merged electric utilities WHAT: Honourable George Smitherman will speak at the first-ever combined assembly of PowerStream and Barrie Hydro employees since the m...

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Markham Residents Invited to Get Involved
Mon Feb 9 - Mon Mar 9

MARKHAM, ON – As part of Markham’s strategic direction, Building Markham’s Future Together, residents are invited to participate in a series of public information meetings to learn about and discuss Markham’s priorities. This...

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Quest for the Best Markham contest
Sat Feb 7 / 11:00am

QUEST FOR THE BEST MARKHAM AWARDS CEREMONY MARKHAM, ON ~ Join Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Council as they recognize and reward the top three Markham students and schools as winners of the Quest for the Best Markham contest. When: Saturday, F...

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Effective Selling in Tough Times
Tue Feb 3 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Effective Selling in Tough Times” Facilitated by: Tim Rooney, President, Rooney Earl & Partners It’s easy to take sales management for granted. Come join us to find out what are the 7 bad habits of highly ineffective salespeople - and how...

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Markham Theatre is hosting The Suzuki Diaries
Mon Feb 2 / 5:30pm

THE SUZUKI DIARIES PREMIERS IN MARKHAM Markham, ON ~ Markham Theatre is hosting the York Region premier screening of CBC’s new documentary, The Suzuki Diaries. Join David Suzuki and his daughter Sarika on an amazing journey as they discover com...

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Groundhog Day
Mon Feb 2

Groundhog Day In western countries in the Northern Hemisphere the official first day of Spring is about six weeks after Groundhog Day, on March 20 or 21. About 1,000 years ago, before the adoption of the Gregorian calendar when the date of the equino...

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The 2009 Markham Bridal Show
Sat Jan 31 / 10:00am - Sun Feb 1 / 5:00pm

Angus Glen Golf Club presents the 2009 Markham Bridal Show January 31, 2009 10:00am to 6:00 pm – and - February 1, 2009 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Tickets only $5 at the Door....

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Planning for Action meeting
Tue Jan 27 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

York Region Environmental Alliance Presents:A multi-community forum for finding sustainable solutions to environmental issues in York Region. This month’s meeting will feature a presentation on: Home Energy: Conservation and Alternatives follow...

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6th ANNUAL MANULIFE WALK FOR MEMORIES at Hillcrest Mall
Sun Jan 25 / 9:00am

Have you marked your calendar yet to come out and participate.  It's inside so you can go for your walk without freezing! The local chapter of the Alzheimer's Society has organized a "Walk for Memories".  They are asking you to help f...

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First Markham Place for Chinese New Year Celebrations
Sun Jan 25 - Sun Feb 8

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Robbie Burns Supper at Angus Glen
Sat Jan 24

Angus Glen is celebrating its Scottish Heritage with its first Annual Robbie Burns Supper January 24th 2009 – $75.00 plus taxes. Includes a three course gourmet dinner, open bar, scotch tasting and entertainment. For Tickets Contact Paul Bussie...

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Essential Skills for the Changing Workplace
Fri Jan 23 / 8:00am - 10:30am

“ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR THE CHANGING WORKPLACE” Holding back on the essentials can cost you the race. Because having employees with the right skills is key to a company’s success, the Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre has partn...

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IESO schedules voltage reduction tests for January 22
Thu Jan 22

VAUGHAN, ON – Although not expected to negatively affect any electricity consumers, PowerStream is notifying customers of two province-wide voltage reduction tests planned by the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) for January 22,...

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Free monthly guided tours of the York Regional Forest
Sat Jan 17 - Sat May 30

Free monthly guided tours of the York Regional Forest NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York will continue to host our popular series of free, monthly guided forest walks throughout 2009 in the York Regional Forest. All events are host...

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The Ujuzi Project
Thu Jan 1 / 7:00pm - Fri Oct 1 / 10:00pm

The Soweto Slum is located on the outskirts of Nairobi city centre in Kenya.  Andrew and I came across a school in the heart of the slum area that has a mandate to educate poverty struck children in the area.  The visit made a lasting impre...

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Still No Plans For New Year's Eve?
Wed Dec 31 / 6:00pm - Thu Jan 1

Then Celebrate New Year's Eve at Angus Glen Golf Club...

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The Joy of Christmas
Mon Dec 8 / 7:30pm

Cantabile Chorale of York Region presents "The Joy of Christmas" Monday December 8 at 7:30pm Cantabile Chorale's popular annual Christmas concert "The Joy of Christmas" takes place at Thornhill United Church, Elgin Street and Dudley Avenue, Thornhill...

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Holidays in the Village Celebration
Sat Dec 6 / 4:00pm - 7:00pm

HOLIDAYS IN THE VILLAGE – A CELEBRATION FOR ALL RESIDENTS OF YORK REGON The staff of the Community Safety Village of York Region and members of York Regional Police are inviting York Region residents to join us for the 4th Annual Holidays in th...

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Effective Cash flow Management in Changing Times
Tue Dec 2 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Effective Cash flow Management in Changing Times – for Small Business Owners” Facilitated by: George Simpson, Senior Manager BDO Dunwoody, LLP Chartered Accountants and Advisors Cash flow is the lifeblood of any business. Lack of availabl...

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Upcoming December Events - Markham Theatre
Sun Nov 23 - Wed Dec 31

Markham Theatre makes your holiday gift buying a breeze with our Holiday Gift Pack*….. Choose any 3 shows from the 8 specially selected shows from the 2008-2009 Professional Entertainment Season and receive 2 tickets to those 3 shows for only $...

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9th Annual Jump on the Wagon Food Drive
Sat Nov 22 - Sat Dec 13

Members of the York Regional Police Court Services Bureau remind all residents of the 9th Annual Jump on the Wagon campaign starting this weekend at local grocery stores. Residents are invited to fill a York Regional Police prisoner wagon with food i...

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PowerStream helps customers light up for less this holiday season
Sat Nov 22 - Wed Dec 3

Old incandescent light strings can be exchanged for energy-efficient seasonal LED lights YORK REGION, ON – PowerStream is providing its customers with an energy-efficient gift that will help them kick-off their holiday season and save money o...

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Reopening of the 19th Avenue bridge.
Thu Nov 20 / 1:30pm

WIDENED 19th AVENUE BRIDGE OPENS IN MARKHAM Markham, ON ~ Join Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Markham Council at the reopening of the 19th Avenue bridge. Date: November 20, 2008 Time: 1:30 p.m. Location: 19th Avenue Bridge 19th Avenue – b...

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Celebrate the Holidays at Angus Glen
Thu Nov 20 - Wed Dec 31

IT'S TIME TO CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAYS AT ANGUS GLEN! I would like to personally welcome you to angusglen.com, the official web site of Angus Glen Golf Club. Our goal at Angus Glen is to provide world-class service and a fabulous experience for every gu...

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Main Street Markham is "warming up" for the Holiday Season
Thu Nov 20 - Wed Dec 10

For the first time ever, the Santa Claus Parade teams up with the Festival of Lights to create an action-packed kick-off to the holiday season on Main Street in Markham. Saturday, November 29, the fun starts at 10am as the Santa Claus parade winds it...

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Cantabile Chorale of York Region presents "November Notations"
Sun Nov 16 / 3:00pm

Cantabile Chorale of York Region presents "November Notations" Sunday 16 November, 3:00 p.m. Cantabile Chorale offers a potpourri of choral music for a fall Sunday afternoon - something sacred, something secular and an early nod to Christmas. For the...

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Public invited to participate in consultations across York Region this month
Wed Nov 12 - Thu Nov 27

The Regional Municipality of York to hold final discussions on Transportation Master Plan Public invited to participate in consultations across York Region this month NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York will conduct a final series of...

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Unique Fringe Benefits Exhibition Comes to Markham
Thu Nov 6 - Fri Nov 28

MARKHAM, ON – Starting today, the Markham Civic Centre is home to a special architectural exhibition exploring ideas that will influence the future identity of our community. Fringe Benefits: Cosmopolitan Dynamics of a Multicultural City featur...

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Finding & Landing New Customers
Tue Nov 4 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Date: Tuesday Nov. 4, 2008 Time: 5:30 - 7:30 pm Location: Markham Executive Offices, Liberty Building, 3601 Highway 7 East, Suite #400, Markham, Ontario L3R 0M3 Cost: $10 Pre-registration required. Register online at www.msbec.markham.ca  F...

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MARKHAM WIRED FOR SUCCESS
Fri Oct 31 / 7:00am - 1:30pm

 Unique web initiative serves as launch pad for Markham’s global growth Markham, Ontario – In a world where email, YouTube, Facebook, texting and “tweeting” are giving people a more powerful voice than ever before, Mark...

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Youth Have Their Say In Markhams Future
Mon Oct 27 - Fri Dec 12

MARKHAM, ON ~ Markham has launched a new website to give youth the opportunity to share their ideas on the future of Markham and win great prizes by participating. As part of Green Print – Markham’s community sustainability plan – w...

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The Community Safety Village is Haunted
Sat Oct 25 / 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Ghosts and goblins will soon be taking over the Community Safety Village of York Region in an effort to seek out tricks or treats at the 4th Annual Halloween in the Village. Children will have a spook-tacular time at this event. A haunted house and...

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Markham Launches Online Challenge For Youth
Sat Oct 25 / 1:30pm

MARKHAM, ON ~ Markham is launching a new online challenge for youth as part of its larger Green Print community sustainability plan. Mayor Frank Scarpitti will be on hand to show Markham students how they can share their ideas for making Markham a gr...

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Money Chase: The Investment Forum
Thu Oct 23

Join the more than 250 entrepreneurs, investment and financial professionals, and business mentors that are expected to meet at the third event of the Money Chase 2008 series. For entrepreneurs who manage growth ready businesses: Watch and learn, as...

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Building Your Business Plan Workshop
Sat Oct 18 / 9:30am - 12:30pm

On Saturday, October 18, 2008, the York Region Small Business Enterprise Centre, along with Dianna Thorne, CA – Targeted Accounting, is running a “Building Your Business Plan” workshop. The workshop runs from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM and...

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Markham Road Name Honours Veteran
Fri Oct 17 / 11:00am

MARKHAM, ON ~ Markham will host an official street sign unveiling tomorrow honouring World War II veteran and former resident Gordon Weeden, in advance of his being honoured during the Remembrance Day ceremony in November. Who: Markham Mayor Frank Sc...

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Main street Markham Pedestrian Day
Sun Oct 5

A Great Place to shop, dine and stroll through the original historic downtown Markham!Sunday October 5,2008 Free Pottery Demonstrations and a free pottery lesson from Village Pottery Studio. Make your own gift for a special someone! Get a free Martia...

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Markham Small Business Forum 2008
Wed Oct 1 / 8:30am - 1:30pm

Markham Small Business Forum 2008 – “Business Success In Changing Times” Wondering how small business can cope in changing times? Looking for tips on growing your business? Seeking new business opportunities? Join us at this premier...

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Clubs For Cancer Golf Tournament
Tue Sep 30 / 1:00pm

York Regional Police would like to invite residents to join us for a great day of golf to raise funds for the fight against cancer. So many of us have been touched by this disease and this is an opportunity to raise funds for cancer research. This fu...

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Trees for Tomorrow Community Tree Planting
Sat Sep 27 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

MARKHAM, ON – When you plant a tree, Markham breathes a little easier. Join Mayor Frank Scarpitti, Members of Markham Council, friends and neighbours in the Markham Trees for Tomorrow initiative. The planting is cosponsored by Evergreen. WHEN:...

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Varley Gallery Showcases Artists 25 Years in Markham
Sun Sep 21 - Sun Nov 9

MARKHAM, ON – Judith Livingston, a long-time Markham artist and renowned contributor to the local arts community, is featured in an exhibition “Weaving Leaves and Water” that opens today at the Varley Art Gallery in Markham. The pai...

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Planning For Tomorrow Phase 3 public consultation
Wed Sep 17 / 6:00pm - Thu Sep 25 / 9:00pm

Five public meetings across Region enable residents to learn more and have a say NEWMARKET – In September, York Region residents will be invited to participate in public consultations as part of the Region’s three-year growth management r...

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Join us to learn business skills, build relationships
Tue Sep 9 / 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Markham Small Business Enterprise Centre is pleased to announce that Markham Executive Offices Limited has partnered with us and will be hosting the MSBEC Monthly Small business Networking Group events commencing in September at their brand new facil...

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Is Your Child Car Seat Properly Installed
Tue Sep 9 / 9:00am - 12:00pm

York Regional Police in partnership with the Ministry of Transportation and York Region Health Services will be holding a child car seat clinic on Tuesday, September 9, 2008, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., at The Aurora Real Canadian Superstore located a...

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Main Street Markham Auto Classic Car Show and Rally
Sun Sep 7 / 10:00am - 5:00pm

In support of the Center for DREAMS, Main Street Markham Auto Classic Car Show & Rally Vintage automobiles, exhibits, and prizes for the best vehicles Main Street Markham (ak.a. Markham Rd I Hwy 48) north of Hwy 7 at Robinson StSunday, September...

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Outdoor Fun for All Ages
Sat Sep 6 / 10:30am - Sun Sep 7 / 4:00pm

Richmond Hill Live Steamers, a non-profit train club operating miniature scale model steam and diesel locomotives, is holding our Fall Public Open House on Saturday, September 6 & Sunday, September 7, from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. both days. We invite...

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13th Annual Wine Tasting Fundraiser
Fri Sep 5 / 7:00pm - 11:00pm

13th Annual Wine Tasting Fundraiser Date: Friday, September 5, 2008 Time: 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Admission: $45 each, group rates available Enjoy this annual tradition tasting various wines and enjoying some fabulous food from local restaurants. Sile...

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Doors Open Markham
Sat Aug 23 / 10:00am - Sun Aug 24 / 4:00pm

Doors open is a province-wide event that invites visitors to discover first-hand Ontario’s hidden heritage treasures, some of which have never been open to the public. Markham Museum will be opening the doors on some of their rarely-seen buildi...

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Slovak Heritage Festival
Sat Aug 23 / 10:00am - Sun Aug 24 / 5:00pm

Date: Saturday, August 23, and Sunday, August 24, 2008 Time: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Admission: $7 Adults, $5 Students, Kids Under 12 Free The Slovak National Council will be hosting their bi-annual heritage festival. Exhibits, food, a beer garden and...

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First Giro de Markham Bike Race
Sun Aug 10 / 8:30am - 10:30am

MARKHAM, ON ~ Come and watch the wheels go round at the first Giro de Markham Bike Race being held this coming weekend. The Giro de Markham race involves multiple laps on a 2 kilometre course along Cochrane Drive in the Highway 7 and 404 area of Mark...

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Main Street Markham Pedestrian Days
Sun Jul 20 / 10:00am - 6:00pm

Come visit Main Street Markham's brand new outdoor mall! We're removing automotive traffic from Main Street Markham, so you can walk and shop, and enjoy a fun, relaxing afternoon with family and friends! There’s great shopping for everyone, fab...

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Markham Ribfest and Music Festival
Fri Jul 11 / 5:00pm - Sun Jul 13 / 4:00pm

Founded in 2003, the Markham Ribfest & Music Festival is a premiere summer festival in the Town of Markham and York Region. This three day held at the Markham Fairgrounds in July of each year attracts adults and families from all over the GTA with it...

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York Regional Police Leo McArthur Youth Leadership Camp
Mon Jul 7 / 9:00am - Fri Jul 25

York Regional Police is proud to host the third annual York Regional Police Leo McArthur Youth Leadership Camp at the Community Safety Village of York Region over two weeks in the month of July. Between July 7 and 11 and July 21 and 25, 2008, student...

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ALL ABOARD!
Sat Jul 5 / 10:30am - Sun Jul 6 / 4:00pm

Richmond Hill Live Steamers, a non-profit train club, is opening its gates to the public Saturday, July 5 and Sunday, July 6, 10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Train rides may be available for train lovers of all ages in our beautiful woodland setting. The publ...

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Markham Canada Day Celebrations
Tue Jul 1 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

Citizenship Ceremony A formal and prestigious beginning to Markham's Canada Day Celebrations! Tuesday, July 1, 2008 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon Markham Civic Centre, 101 Town Centre Blvd. Great Hall & Council Chambers Held in cooperation with Citizenship &...

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Press Conference to Announce Summer Safety Initiatives
Thu Jun 26 / 11:00am

York Regional Police invites media to attend a press conference showcasing three important initiatives targeting summer safety on York Region roads. On Thursday, June 26, 2008, Chief Armand La Barge, Richmond Hill Mayor David Barrow and members of th...

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Safe Shores Fishing and Information Day
Sun Jun 8 / 11:00am - 2:00pm

York Regional Police and its community partners invite the public and the media to the first Safe Shores Fishing and Information Day being held on Sunday, June 8, 2008, in the Town of Georgina. The event will be held between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., at De...

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MSBECs Monthly Small Business Networking Group - This months challenge
Sat Jun 7 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

MSBEC’s Monthly Small Business Networking Group - This month’s challenge: Quick, Easy (and Cheap) Ways to Fix Your Website Facilitated by: Wolfgang M. Franke, Words at Work Advertising Learn why the majority of websites are the equivalent...

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Bike to Work Day
Sat Jun 7 / 7:45am - 9:15am

Smart Commute 404-7 Bike to Work Day - June 6th Smart Commute 404-7 Invites You to Bike to Work on Friday, June 6 Join Smart Commute 404-7, Markham Board Of Trade & Richmond Hill Chamber of Commerce, MMM Group and iTRANS for the Bike to Work Day "Bus...

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Girls on the Run
Sat May 31 / 9:30am - 11:15am

WHAT: Girls on the Run York Region & GTA (GOTR – YR/GTA) officially launches its second annual It’s Cool To Be ME 5K Walk/Run. The event is sponsored by New Balance, Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes, Goody, Tim Hortons, Advantage Physiother...

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Energy Conservation Measures For Small Businesses
Thu May 29 / 9:00am - 12:00am

New Ontario Program Supports Effective, Money-Saving Energy Conservation Measures For Small Businesses A new program that supports effective, money-saving energy conservation measures for small businesses will begin its transition from a pilot projec...

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Operation Safe Commute
Wed May 28 - Fri May 30

From May 28 through to May 30, 2008, members of the York Regional Police Traffic Bureau and members of the Community Oriented Response Units from Districts #1, 2, 4 and 5 will be joined by north-end traffic officers from the Toronto Police Service fo...

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Huge Warehouse Sale!
Tue May 20 - Sat May 31

Click Here for FlyerThis is our 1st Annual Warehouse Sale. It's called a warehouse sale because the prices are so low.  We are cleaning house and the deals are incredible. The selection is huge - Over $2 million At retail, all on sale....

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New Exporters Seminar
Thu May 15 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

NEW EXPORTERS Seminar Thursday, May 15, 2008 6:30pm – 8:30pm Canada Room, Markham Civic Centre This FREE seminar is an introduction to export reporting, including requirements, procedures, time limits, methods of reporting, penalties, B13A...

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Smart risk Heros!
Tue May 13 / 10:00am - 1:45pm

An face-paced interactive multimedia program -- SMARTRISK Heroes -- which talks to teens about how injuries can be predicted and prevented will be presented at Unionville High School on May 13. The information is part of this email and is attached. D...

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York Regions Restaurants measure up!
Mon May 12 / 9:00am - 12:00am

Thursday, May 8, 2008 For Immediate Release York Region restaurants measure up! Town of Markham eating establishments receive prestigious Eat Smart! Award NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York Community and Health Services department is...

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National Youth Week
Mon May 5 - Sat May 10

York Regional Police is proud to celebrate National Youth Week and will be working hand-in-hand with community partners, the school boards and the youth of our region during the week of May 5 to 10, 2008. Events and programs geared toward youth and y...

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Emergency Preparedness Week
Sun May 4 - Sat May 10

York Regional Police is pleased to participate in recognizing Emergency Preparedness Week which runs from May 4 to 10, 2008. The main objective is to increase individual awareness about emergency preparedness so that we can all reduce the risks and l...

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Markham Proclaims Emergency Preparedness Week
Sun May 4 - Sat May 10

MARKHAM ~ “72 Hours: Is Your Family Prepared?” Markham is asking residents to take the necessary steps to be prepared for an emergency or disaster, as we mark Emergency Preparedness (EP) Week – May 4 to 10. Everyone needs to know th...

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Markham Trees for Tomorrow
Sat May 3 - Sat May 10

Markham Launches the Trees for Tomorrow Community Celebrations and Tree PlantingSaturday May 3. Community tree plantings are scheduled for May 4 and May 10. Should you need further information, do not hesitate to call. Markham Trees for Tomo...

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Money Chase - The Rules of Engagement
Thu Apr 24 / 8:00am - 12:00pm

Lucent Showcase1380 Rodick Rd - MarkhamDesigned specifically for companies that are seeking growth financing, the ISCM Money Chase: The Rules of Engagement Seminar will help you understand the critical keys to successfully negotiating a financing agr...

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"Building Your Business Plan workshop
Tue Apr 22 / 9:00am - 12:00pm

On Tuesday, April 22, 2008, the York Region Small Business Enterprise Centre, along with Dianna Thorne, CA – Targeted Accounting, is running a “Building Your Business Plan” workshop. The workshop runs from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM and...

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Turn off your screens and turn up your activity!
Mon Apr 21 - Fri Apr 25

York Region invites residents to participate in pause to PLAY: Turn Off the Screens Week NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York Public Health branch encourages York Region residents to participate in the 5th Annual pause to PLAY: Turn Of...

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Markham encourages safe disposal of CFL bulbs with free bulb replacement
Sat Apr 19 - Mon May 19

April 18, 2008, Markham, ON ~ Markham encourages residents to safely dispose of compact fluorescent light (CFL) bulbs. The Town is offering a free replacement CFL bulb to the first 1,000 residents who return burnt-out bulbs to one of Markham’s...

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20-Minute Makeover Markham
Fri Apr 18 / 2:00pm - 2:20pm

Be a Super Hero Rid Markham of Litter 2:00 p.m. on Friday, April 18, 2008 Join the annual outdoor spring cleanup and challenge others to participate in the 20-Minute Makeover! Last year, over 12,000 local citizens participated. This year, you c...

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Arts'n Tea
Sun Apr 13 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Arts'n Tea - Sunday, April 13 from 2 to 4 pm at the Varley Art Gallery, 216 Main Street, Unionville. Sandra Reed will present Write On and Ann Goldring will talk about Haiku. An interesting and informative afternoon with tea served be the Old Curio...

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RMI+PHUG: Drupal Basics
Wed Apr 2 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Looking at core PHP coding, basic concepts and theories, how to get started, best practices, and use, theme development, and integration. *Note: Doors open at 6pm. The workshop runs from 7-8:30pm. There are only 70 seats available for this event. Y...

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Earth Hour
Sat Mar 29 / 8:00pm - 9:00pm

Earth Hour is an international event that asks households and businesses to turn off their lights and non-essential electrical appliances for one hour on the evening of March 29th at 8PM local time to promote electricity conservation and thus lower...

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Kingfest Concert - Murray McLauchlan
Sat Mar 29

Riding on the success of the June outdoor festival, organizers of Kingfest are pleased to announce three concerts at the Newmarket Theatre: October 14, 2007, January 19 and March 29, 2008. Leah Springford, Kingfest President states, "With this stel...

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Markham Introduces Delegates On Business Mission to China
Thu Mar 20 / 9:15am - 12:00am

 Markham Introduces Delegates On Business Mission to China Come and meet the delegates participating in the upcoming 2008 Markham China Business Mission. Who: Mayor Frank Scarpitti; Regional Councillor Tony C. Wong; Delegates from Busines...

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Spring Equinox
Thu Mar 20

An equinox in astronomy is that moment in time (not a whole day) when the center of the Sun can be observed to be directly above the Earth's equator, occurring around March 20 and September 23 each year. More technically, at an equinox, the Sun is a...

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20 Journeys Photo Exhibit at Markham Civic Centre
Mon Mar 17 - Thu Mar 20

20 Journeys Photo Exhibit at Markham Civic Centre Showcases stories of immigrants and their paths to employment success Markham, ON ~ The Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC) in partnership with the Town of Markham presents 20 Jou...

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Join Members of YRP for a Free Community Skate
Wed Mar 12 / 1:30pm - 3:30pm

York Regional Police is inviting children of all ages and their families to come together and skate with its members, Chief Armand La Barge and several celebrity guests at a York Regional Police Free Community Skate on Wednesday, March 12, 2008, at t...

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Gregg Lawless Acoustic Duets with mezzo-soprano Lori Anna Reid
Wed Mar 12 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Crowned “the best Singer-songwriter you’ve ‘never’ heard!” by CBC Radio’s Shelagh Rogers, Gregg Lawless has an uncanny ability to connect with audiences of all ages through his candid stories and catchy songs. Enjo...

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March Art Break at the Varley Art Gallery
Mon Mar 10 - Fri Mar 14

Don’t miss March Break at The Varley Art Gallery, March 10 - 14, 2008 Spring is around the corner, and it is time to get your creative juices flowing. Join us for a week of creativity, fun and exploration. All classes are held at the Varley A...

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Leap Day - February 29
Fri Feb 29

Leap Day February 29 is a date that occurs only every four years, in years evenly divisible by 4, such as 1988, 1996, 2008 or 2016 (with the exception of century years not divisible by 400, such as 1900). These are called leap years, and February 2...

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An Evening with Romanza
Thu Feb 28

Singing of love, conquest, betrayal and heartache, from the melting serenade to a spine tingling ‘high C’, the tenor voice romances. Romance is the art of the tenor. Romanza is Philip Grant, Todd Jang and Frederik Robert, three classicall...

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Secondary School Mock Trial Competition
Mon Feb 25 / 2:00pm - 12:00am

 Opening Ceremonies to take place at York Region Administrative Centre TODAY at 2 p.m. NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York is hosting the opening ceremonies of the annual York Region Secondary School Mock Trial Competition toda...

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The Regional Municipality of York Presents The Planet in Focus Cross Canada Tour
Thu Feb 21 - Tue May 27

York Region’s Administrative Centre is venue for Film Festival screenings The Regional Municipality of York is pleased to continue our partnership with Canada’s premiere environmental film festival, the Planet in Focus International E...

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The Beauty and the Beast
Wed Feb 20 - Sun Feb 24

Unionville Theatre Company is putting on The Beauty and the Beast for 6 performances at Markham Theatre from February 20-24. February 20 - 23, 2008 7:30 pm February 23 - 24, Matinee 1:00pm Markham Theatre for Performing Arts 171 Town Centre Blvd...

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Ballet Jrgen Canada presents Anastasia
Sat Feb 16 / 7:00pm

Ballet Jörgen Canada will create its largest undertaking to date with the magical story of the Russian princess Anastasia. The human drama of this young girl born into privilege and cast out into a world of immense heartache proves an extraord...

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The Magic of ViennaThe Romance of Valentines Day
Thu Feb 14 / 8:00pm

Experience three quarter magic from Vienna, the world’s most charming city…waltzes, polkas and love songs from the pens of Johann Strauss and Franz Lehar. Enjoy a stellar program by the Grand Salon Orchestra under the direction of Maestro...

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Viennese Valentine - Special Rehearsal Performance
Thu Feb 14 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Grand Salon returns with Kerry Stratton and a Viennese Valentine. Always popular with the Markham Theatre audiences, Maestro Kerry Stratton will present a special “rehearsal” show featuring a stellar program by the Grand Salon. Be swept a...

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Blind Date
Wed Feb 13 / 8:00pm

Always a favourite show with Markham Theatre audiences…Blind Date returns with two mystery performers! The secret is out.... this show features Connie Kaldor, Juno Award-winning singer and songwriter and Order of Canada recipient.  Connie...

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Currency Management Seminar
Wed Feb 13 / 8:00am - 10:00am

A York Export Alliance Event: CURRENCY MANAGEMENT SEMINAR Obtain the latest outlook for the United States, the global economy and our Canadian dollar. How are Canadian companies now coping with a stronger currency? Join Todd Evans, the Director...

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York Export Alliance Currency Management Seminar
Wed Feb 13 / 8:00am - 10:00am

The Innovation Synergy Centre in Markham (ISCM) is pleased to advise you of the York Export Alliance Currency Management Seminar on Wednesday February 13, 2008. Get an experts opinion of the trends associated with the Canadian Dollar in international...

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Tommy Douglas: The Arrows of Desire featuring John Nolan
Tue Feb 12 / 8:00pm

An entertaining and enlightening full-length production that was 18 years in creation and is a theatrical tribute to the memory of a man. Douglas was a great statesman, humorist and storyteller. This one-man show featuring John Nolan follows the stor...

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Comedy featuring Simon B. Cotter & Jessica Holmes
Mon Jan 28 / 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Winner of “Canada’s Comedian of the Year” award, Simon B. Cotter returns with his healthy dose of wit, candor and charm, thoughtful observations and hysterical anecdotes on relations, family and friendship. Joining him will be Canad...

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Chinese Brush Painting with William Ho
Sun Jan 27 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Sunday, January 27, 2008 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Guest Artist: William Ho Registration Barcode: 135308 An internationally renowned professional artist trained in China, Hong Kong and Canada, William is famous for his poetic and eclectic style...

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Rik Emmett- Emmett Plays Clapton
Sat Jan 26 / 8:00pm - 11:00pm

This Canadian Rock Hall of Fame guitarist will bring the house down when Rik Emmett takes to the stage with a repertoire of Eric Clapton favourites such as Can’t Find My Way Home, Crossroads and an unplugged set of Layla, Tears in Heaven and Wo...

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Introduction to Bookkeeping and Taxes
Sat Jan 26 / 9:30am - 12:30pm

On Saturday, January 26, 2008, the York Region Small Business Enterprise Centre, along with Gordon Haslam and Matt Singh - Ledgers, is running an “Introduction to Bookkeeping and Taxes” workshop. The workshop runs from 9:30 AM to 12:30...

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Trade Mission to China
Fri Jan 25 / 7:30am - 9:00am

"How To Get The Most Out Of A China Mission" Seminar Friday, January 25, 2008  *  7:30 - 9:00 am Canada Room, Markham Civic Centre (101 Town Centre Blvd., Markham  L3R 9W3) "Is it possible to check out the market ac...

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Skylark - Dynamic Vocal Trio
Thu Jan 24 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

“Swingtastic” Skylark captures the sumptuous sound of the Big Band era. Their affinity for swing-jazz repertoire covers the great tunes from the 30s to the 60s and includes all the big names from Glenn Miller to Duke Ellington, along with...

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ISCM - Money Chase
Thu Jan 24 / 8:00am - 12:00pm

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Network for Women Entrepreneurs
Wed Jan 23 / 8:30am - 4:00pm

Workshop and Networking Event  - Please join us on Wed., January 23, 2008 Premiere Ballroom & Convention Centre 9019 Leslie St., Richmond Hill ON 8:30 am to 4 pm Registration is FREE but you MUST register to attend. Workshops: - Under...

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Important Council Meeting
Tue Jan 22 / 7:00pm - 12:00am

Seeking Alternatives to the Widening of Bayview Avenue Tuesday, January 22,2008 - 7 p.m. Council Chambers, 101 Town Centre Boulevard (NW comer of Warden Ave and Hwy #7)   We are writing to keep you informed of York Region's plan to widen Bayvi...

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The East Village Opera Company
Mon Jan 21 / 8:00pm - 11:00pm

You’ve heard opera, and you’ve heard rock – but you’ve never heard opera rocked like The East Village Opera Company – a powerhouse rock band with string section. “This New York band deftly fuses rock and opera ...

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An Evening at the Apollo
Sat Jan 19 / 8:00pm - 11:00pm

The very best in R&B musical theatre unfolds as Bandleader Aubrey Mann presents six high-energy singers and a hot six-piece band to recreate the sounds from the 50s, 60s and 70s, including The Temptations, The Four Tops, Martha Reeves and The Vandell...

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Entrepreneurial Algorithm
Sat Jan 19 / 10:00am - 12:00pm

THE ENTREPRENEURIAL ALGORITHM: "UNDERSTANDING THE PROCESS OF INNOVATION” Sat., January 19, 2008, 10am-12pm Canada Room, Markham Civic Centre (101 Town Centre Blvd) This workshop will provide participants with an “Entrepreneurial Alg...

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Kingfest Concert
Sat Jan 19

The Sadies, The Spades, Dani Strong, Jack D Riding on the success of the June outdoor festival, organizers of Kingfest are pleased to announce three concerts at the Newmarket Theatre: October 14, 2007, January 19 and March 29, 2008. Leah Springfor...

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Papa Duke featuring Violin Virtuoso Vasyl Popaduik
Thu Jan 17 / 8:00pm - 11:00pm

After standing ovations during his Blind Date appearance this past season, Markham audiences will be cheering with the return of Papa Duke’s music best described as ‘Gypsy World Fusion’ with Classical, Jazz, Latin and pop undertones...

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Markhams 35th Tony Roman Hockey Tournament
Sat Jan 12 / 12:00pm - Sun Jan 20

Markham, ON ~ January 9, 2008 ~ Known as the World’s Largest House League Hockey Competition, the Tony Roman Memorial Hockey Tournament is celebrating its 35th anniversary. This year’s competition features over 2,000 young hockey players...

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Village Lantern Tours
Wed Dec 19 / 6:30pm - Sun Dec 23 / 8:00pm

Date: December 19-23, 26 - January 5, 2008, Fridays and Saturdays until February 8 Time: 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. Admission: Regular admission prices. Start your evening at the Museum with a lantern-lit stroll through the beautiful 25-acre site while you...

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A Christmas Carol
Sun Dec 16 / 1:00pm - 7:00pm

Motus O Dance Theatre takes centre stage with their world premier of the classic story of greed and hopes by Charles Dickens. Weaving together dance and theatre you will follow our anti-hero Mr. Ebenezer Scrooge as he visits his faded hopes and chi...

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Crafty Christmas Camp
Sun Dec 16 / 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Treat the kids to a day filled with creativity, fun and Holiday Cheer! ‘Tis the season to create your own Christmas snowglobe, complete with snow and glitter and magic! For kids ages 5-10. Date: Sun. Dec. 16, 2007 Time: 1:00pm -4:00pm Barco...

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Celebrate the holiday season with The Nylons
Sat Dec 15 / 8:00pm - 12:00am

Celebrate the holiday season with The Nylons featuring seasonal favorites in a vibrant concert that includes their classics The Lion Sleeps Tonight, Silhouettes and Up on the Roof. Celebrating 25 years in the record business with the release of the...

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Holidays In the Village
Mon Dec 10 / 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The staff of the Community Safety Village of York Region and members of York Regional Police are inviting York Region residents to join us for the 3rd Annual Holidays in the Village Celebration on Monday, December 10, 2007, between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m....

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Olde Tyme Christmas Arts & Crafts
Fri Dec 7 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

After the festive parade on Unionville Main Street, bring the family over to the gallery for some Christmas crafts for kids 4-10. Kids will love making wonderfully artsy Christmas themed crafts and decorations. Enjoy holiday music and a steaming cup...

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Annual Christmas Luncheon
Fri Dec 7 / 11:00am - 2:00pm

The Markham Board of Trade Christmas Luncheon. Thursday December 7th 2007 Registration at 11:30, Lunch at 12:00 until 2:00PM At the Sheraton Parkway Hotel 600 Hwy 7 West at Leslie Tickets $50 Non Members $75 Enjoy – Caroling, a turkey...

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Trade Mission to China
Thu Nov 29 / 7:30am - 9:00am

Join the Markham Board of Trade and the Richmond Hill & Markham Chinese Business Association on a business mission to China.There will be an information session to learn more about the mission and how you can participate.    Join us...

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Markham Village Santa Claus Parade
Sat Nov 24

Markham Village Santa Claus Parade Saturday, November 24th, 2007 Another Markham holiday tradition is the Santa Claus Parade, organized by the markham Sunrise Rotary Club. Every year, the Saturday morning following the Main Street Markham Festiva...

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Main Street Markham Festival of Lights
Fri Nov 23 / 6:30pm - 10:00pm

Main Street Markham Festival of Lights You know the holiday season is just around the corner when the Festival of Lights takes over Main Street Markham. The 23nd annual Markham Village Festival of Lights brings neighbours and friends together to rin...

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Homes for the Holidays 2007
Fri Nov 16 - Sat Nov 17

Join us for the 6th Annual Homes for the Holidays Tour On November 16 and 17, 2007, 10 beautiful homes in and around the Markham area will open their doors and showcase their holiday best. Local businesses and designers have teamed up to create hol...

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Rethink Retail Branding
Thu Nov 15 / 7:30am - 9:30am

Re/Think Retail Branding Featuring John Torella, Canadian Retail Expert & Author Brought to you by the Markham Board of Trade and American Express Every guest will receive a complimentary copy of John’s book “Re/Think Retail Branding&#...

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York Regional Police to hold a Youth Strategy Forum
Wed Nov 14 / 10:00am - 2:30pm

On Wednesday, November 14, 2007, York Regional Police, in partnership with the York Region Public and Catholic School Boards, will host a youth forum aimed at building bridges and breaking down barriers of communication between police and our communi...

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Markhaven's 8th Annual Gala Evening
Fri Nov 9 / 6:00pm - 12:00am

Friday, November 9, 2007 6 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: LeParc Markham, 8432 Leslie St. + map SuperStar TONY ORLANDO performs at Markhaven's 8th annual gala evening. Ticket price includes Host Reception, Gourmet meal with Wine, Host bar all evening,...

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Alzheimer Society of York Region's Open House
Thu Nov 8 / 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Alzheimer Society of York Region's Open House/Kickoff Meeting: November 8th, 2007 The Alzheimer Society of York Region is especially pleased to announce that we will be hosting a very special event on November 8th. Come join us for our Open House a...

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Markham Citizens Asked to Make Their Opinions Count
Wed Nov 7 / 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Town Council are seeking community input on proposed areas of strategic focus through an exciting online process and public consultation campaign during a month-long virtual Town Hall meeting throughout November. C...

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York Regional Police Launches Phase Two of operation Cycle Smart
Tue Nov 6 / 9:30am - 12:25pm

York Regional Police, in partnership with State Farm Insurance, the York Region District School Board, the York District Catholic School Board, York Region Health and Emergency Services and the Ministry of Transportation, are please to launch Phase I...

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Halloween Around York Region
Tue Oct 30 - Wed Oct 31

York Regional Police wishes the residents of York Region a safe and happy Halloween.  By working together, we can provide our children with a memorable celebration while ensuring they remain safe.  On Tuesday, October 30 and Wednesday,...

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Haunted Halloween Village
Fri Oct 26 - Sun Oct 28

When: October 26 - 28, 2007 Location:  Markham Museum                9350 Highway 48, 2 km. north of Highway 7   + map Admission: Regular admission prices. Fun a...

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Bells and Bows Craft Show & Sale
Sat Oct 20 / 9:00am - 3:00pm

Saturday, October 20, 2007  9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 11, Church Street, Markham   + map This is the annual Markham Guild of Village Crafts' Show & Sale  of uniquely handcrafted items. You will be sure to find some special gifts for...

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25th Annual Markham Fall Home Show
Fri Oct 19 / 1:00pm - Sun Oct 21 / 5:00pm

Location:  Markham Fairgrounds 10801 McCowan Road, just North of Elgin Mills Friday, October 19, 2007,  1p.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday, October 20, 2007,  10 a.m. - 7 p.m.  Sunday, October 21, 2007,  10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Hundr...

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Importing for Small Business
Wed Oct 17 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Wed., Oct 17, 6:30pm to 8:30pm Thornhill Community Centre Library, 7755 Bayview Ave., Thornhill Cost: FREE Speaker: Amelia Ng, Canada Border Services Agency This free seminar is an introduction to the commercial import process. The business cl...

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Kingfest Concert
Sun Oct 14

Tickets are now on sale for Sunday October 14th! Riding on the success of the June outdoor festival, organizers of Kingfest are pleased to announce three concerts at the Newmarket  Theatre: October 14, 2007, January 19 and March 29, 2008. The...

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Join York Regional Police For A Parade!
Sat Oct 13

York Regional Police is hosting the 1st Annual York Region Wishmaker Parade on Saturday, October 13, 2007, at the Community Safety Village of York Region. The Wishmaker Parade – Walk for Wishes is a fundraising event for The Children’s W...

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Is Your Child Car Seat Properlly Installed?
Mon Oct 1

York Regional Police in partnership with the Ministry of Transportation and York Region Health Services will be holding a half-day child car seat clinic on Monday, October 1, 2007, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., in the parking lot of the Silver City Movi...

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Buttonville Municipal Open House
Sat Sep 29

The Buttonville Municipal Airport in Association with Smart Commute 404-7 and United Way is having an Open House on Saturday, September 29th, 2007.  This is a joint event brought to you by: Smart Commute 404-7 Toronto Buttonville Municipal Air...

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Secrets Revealed Workshop
Sat Sep 29

On Saturday, September 29, 2007, the York Region Small Business Enterprise Centre, along with “The Sales Coach”, Dan Pelletier, is running a “Marketing and Sales - Secrets Revealed” workshop. The workshop runs from 9:30 AM t...

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Markham Fair
Thu Sep 27 - Sun Sep 30

The Markham Fair holds many events year round, from banquets to markets, auctions to fairs. The annual fair hosts around 3,000 exhibitors, and activities include a demolition derby, midway rides, horse show, spelling bee, and bull riding. Address: M...

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2007 Gala Fundraising Event
Wed Sep 26 / 7:00pm - 12:00am

Friends of the Theatre 2007 Gala Fundraising Event featuring Roch Voisine Wednesday, September 26, 2007 Pre Show Reception & Prime Seats: $125.00 Show Only Tickets: $85.00; $95.00 Reception: 7:00 p.m.        Showtim...

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Markham Garden and Horticulture Society Autumn Flower Show
Mon Sep 24 / 8:00pm - 12:00am

Date: September 24, 2007 at 8 p.m.      Location: 22 Water St. in the Auditorium  + map        The Markham Garden and Horticulture Society, growing since 1923, brings fellow gardeners together monthl...

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Markham 48 Studio Tour & Sale
Sat Sep 22 - Sun Sep 23

Artists Studio Tour & Sale LOCATION: Various locations TIME: 10AM For more information: PHONE:     (905)472-1774 EMAIL: M48Studio@aol.com (905)472-1774 http://www.markham48studiotour.com/...

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Applefest Family Dance & Markham Fair Ambassador Contest
Fri Sep 21 / 7:00pm - 10:00pm

An fun and FREE evening for families with music, dancing and activities. The Markham Fair will be holding its annual Ambassasor Contest the same evening, and are still looking for contestants! Visit their website www.markhamfair.ca   t...

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A Taste of York Region
Sat Sep 15 / 6:00pm - 8:00pm

York Region on behalf of the ten Chambers of Commerce and the Board of Trade - Present a Taste of York Region We encourage business leaders in the GTA to take part in this evening that celebrates the unique diversity of York Region. Set in the pictu...

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Annual Chili Contest
Sat Sep 15

Don't miss the Annual Chili Contest at the Markham Farmers Market, featuring the Mayor as guest judge. Prizes for the top 3 chili recipes. Those who have a famous chili recipe and would like to be a contestant, be sure to sign up before September 1...

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Urge to Abstraction
Sat Sep 15 - Sun Nov 11

Don't miss this extensive exhibition of 50 paintings of abstract art works from the 1940s - 1960s. Pictured above: Paul-Emile Borduas, La Grenouille au Fond Bleu 1944 (c) Sodrac 2007 Brunch with Curator Roald Nasgaard, Author of newly release...

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Main Street Markham Auto Classic
Sun Sep 9

Main Street Markham Auto Classic Custom & Classic Car Show and Rally Presented by Concepts on Wheels Sunday September 9,2007 Over 300 classic and custom automobile are descending upon Markham Main Street to join in our 9th annual celebration of...

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12th Annual Wine Tasting
Fri Sep 7 / 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Come out and enjoy this annual fundraiser where you will have the opportunity to taste various wines and enjoy some fabulous food from local restaurants. Throughout the evening we also have a silent auction, live music, dancing, carriage rides, and...

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Sharon Temple Illumination 2007!
Fri Sep 7

The Sharon Temple National Historic Site and Museum invites you to experience the brilliance of Illumination 2007. Join us September 7th at 8 pm to witness the unique, candlelit splendour of the Temple and enjoy a distinctive evening of music, readin...

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First Steps In Exporting
Thu Sep 6

MARKHAM SMALL BUSINESS ENTERPRISE CENTRE In partnership with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade  present a seminar on FIRST STEPS IN EXPORTING   Would you like to sell your products or services to markets outside of Canada...

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Varley Art Gallery Art Instructors Exhibition
Wed Sep 5 - Sun Sep 9

Among the most talented artists in the area, our fine art instructors strut their stuff in the 2nd Annual Art Instructors Show and Sale. Pick out the perfect art piece for a treasured corner of your home and find out more about our wide range of insp...

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Labour Day At The Varley Gallery
Mon Sep 3

Your last chance to see the highly acclaimed F.H. Varley:Portraits into the Light exhibition before the exhibition tours the country.  Zero Gravity Circus comes to town with their unique brand of entertainment sure to elicit oohs and aahs from t...

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MSBEC's Small Business Networking Group
Sat Sep 1

MSBEC’s      Small Business Networking Group This month’s challenge: Developing Winning Attitudes – the Key to Business Success Facilitated by: Stephen Wong, ESM Group Inc.   If you’re contemplat...

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Badge Ceremony For New Police Recruits
Thu Aug 30

York Regional Police Chief Armand La Barge and members of York Regional Police are proud to welcome 28 new members to the third largest municipal police service in Ontario.  A Badge Ceremony is being held for the 28 most recent graduates...

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"Share The Road" Bike Sign Installation
Wed Aug 29

Join us as we unveil new signs to promote the safe sharing of the road for cars and bicycles.   When: Wednesday, August 29 at 10 a.m.  Where: Middlefield Collegiate, Middlefield Road (southwest corner of Middlefield and High Glen Ro...

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Doors Open Markham
Sat Aug 25 / 10:00am - Sun Aug 26 / 4:00pm

Doors Open Markham On August 25th and 26th, take a double decker bus ride to Main Street Markham to check out our living heritage. A great many shops on the street are housed in buildings built in the 19th Century, and for one time this year, you...

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Doors Open Markham & Plein Air Art Event & Sale
Sat Aug 25 - Sun Aug 26

Our doors are wide open this weekend! One of the last opportunities to visit the F.H. Varley:Portraits into the Light exhibition before the exhibition tours the country. Visit the Eckhardt-McKay House, once Varley’s stomping grounds, where he c...

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Hope And Soap Community Car Wash
Fri Aug 24

York Regional Police is proud to participate in the Second Annual Hope and Soap Community Car Wash in partnership with students from the Richmond Hill High School Student Council in an effort to raise funds to build a school for children in Seirra-Le...

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Markham Jazz Festival - Booth Help
Sat Aug 18 - Sun Aug 19

Booth help at the Markham Jazz Festival - we need some volunteers to help us out at the Arts Council booth during the Markham Jazz Festival on Saturday, August 18 (12 to 7) and Sunday, August 19 (12 to 5). The booth will be located at the MarkhamM...

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Sharon Temple 175th Anniversary Celebration & Booklaunch
Sat Aug 18

Join the Sharon Temple Museum Society on Saturday afternoon, August 18th, for birthday cake and home-made lemonade on the beautiful grounds of the Sharon Temple National Historic Site & Museum to celebrate this year’s 175th Anniversary of the S...

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Markham Jazz Festival
Fri Aug 17 - Sun Aug 19

The 2007 Markham Jazz Festival runs from Friday, August 17, to Sunday, August 19. “Servin’ up Jazz for the past ten years”, festival events take place in the picturesque, historic Village of Unionville, the thriving Markham Main Str...

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Markham Celebrates India's Independence Day
Wed Aug 15

Flag Raising Ceremony - Wednesday, August 15 Join Deputy Mayor Jim Jones and  Members of Markham Council, with special guest the Honourable Consul General of India Satish Mehta, and representatives from the community at a flag raising ceremony...

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Markham Jazz Festival 10th Anniversary Gala
Sat Aug 11 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The 2007 Jazz Festival 10th. Anniversary Gala promises to be one of the highlights of this year’s Markham Jazz Festival, combining great music and great wine and hor’s d’oeuvres, with the fun of winning great prizes. The Gala will...

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Sweaty Summer Dance Party
Sat Aug 11 / 9:00am - Sun Aug 12 / 1:00am

  Sweaty Summer Dance Party! When: Saturday, Aug 11/07 >> 7 to 9pm kid-friendly music >> 9pm to 1am adult-friendly music Where: Cedar Grove Community Centre >> 7667 - 14th Ave., Markham http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=UT...

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Go Ahead On at TooGood Cafe
Sat Jul 28 / 7:00pm

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Markham Museum Holds First Annual Inter-Cultural Festival
Sat Jul 28 - Sun Jul 29

For the first time this weekend – July 28-29 – Markham Museum is hosting a festival to celebrate Markham’s cultural diversity. This fun-filled and educational weekend features performances, exhibits, authentic food and music from ma...

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The Canadian Open Returns To Angus Glen
Mon Jul 23 - Sun Jul 29

The Royal Canadian Golf Association and the Angus Glen Golf Club have joined together again to present the 2007 Canadian Open. This tournament will mark the second occasion the golf facility has hosted Canada's most prestigious golf event. The 200...

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Dana Carly at TooGood Cafe
Sun Jul 15 / 4:00pm

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Homecoming JULY 8TH, 2007
Sun Jul 8 / 7:00pm

JULY 8TH ~ COME JOIN THE FESTIVITIES @ THE MARKHAM CIVIC CENTRE LOCATED ON WARDEN AVE AND HWY #7.  Will be arriving at 7pm on Sunday July the 8th.  Join the team as they conclude their East Coast Walk for Dreams.  As...

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Art in the Parkette
Sat Jul 7 - Sat Oct 6

Art in the Parkette A Great Place to Buy Art from Local Artists! Every Saturday from July 7 - October 6 Starting on Saturday June 9 and running every Saturday, weather permitting, until October 6 in the Joseph Street Parkette. Art in the Parkette...

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Unionville Main Street Canada Day
Sun Jul 1 / 11:00am - 5:00pm

Music & Entertainment along the street Unique shops & streetside cafes CAT 'N THE FIDDLE Children's Bandstand Show 11am Shops & Restaurants Open All Day...

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Dr. Roberta Bondar To Help PowerStream Launch Conservation Programs
Thu Jun 28

WHAT: Dr. Roberta Bondar, a Canadian astronaut who earlier this year was appointed to spearhead the Ontario Government’s review of the conservation curriculum in the province’s school system, will be in attendance to help PowerStream ki...

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Pre-Summer Safety Blitz At The Community Safety Village
Sat Jun 23

As the school year is winds down and summer break approaches, York Regional Police is hosting a pre-summer safety blitz to help keep the children of York Region safe during those busy summer days. Keeping your children safe can be a challenge and...

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Kingfest Music Festival
Fri Jun 22 - Sun Jun 24

York Region now boasts a major outdoor music event which will attract audiences from all over Ontario Kingfest is poised to establish itself as one of Ontario’s major three day outdoor music festivals. This June 22-24 a stellar lineup of nati...

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Markham Pilots Outreach to Potential Volunteers
Mon Jun 18 - Wed Jul 4

Encouraging Greater Diversity in Volunteer Sector   The Town of Markham has partnered with the Maytree Foundation and the Region of York’s Inclusivity Action Planning group to pilot a community outreach program to encourage increased dive...

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Markham Village Music Festival
Fri Jun 15 - Wed May 16

Taking place the third weekend in June, the 2007 Markham Village Music Festival will be held on Main Street (Markham Road north of Highway 7). The road will be closed on Friday evening and Saturday during the day for this annual event. This year, t...

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Heart & Stroke's Big Bike Visits Unionville
Mon Jun 11 - Tue Jun 12

Looking for an event that will increase employee morale, build team spirit and bring everyone closer together?  Well, look no further – Canada’s only 30- seat bicycle   is on its way to your city! This is an amazing o...

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Boater Information Day
Sat Jun 9 / 10:00am - 2:00pm

The York Regional Police Marine Unit would like to invite media and the public to the seventh annual Boater Information Day. The event will take place on Saturday, June 9, 2007, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Crates Marina, located at 290 The Queensway...

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Markham Bikefest
Sat Jun 9 / 10:00am - 2:00pm

Come for a ride. Join Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, Members of Council, members of the Markham Cycling and Pedestrian Advisory Committee, the ‘Clean Air Champions’ and Markham residents for the launch of the Town’s Bicycle Network...

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Social Services Exhibition
Sat Jun 9

United Way of York Region’s Chinese Community Council Proudly hosts Living in York Region – Social Services Exhibition A community outreach event, raising awareness of the United Way of York Region member agencies that h...

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Creating More Energy in Markham
Tue Jun 5

Official Groundbreaking Markham District Energy Plant Expansion   MARKHAM, ON ~ May 31, 2007 ~ Markham is creating some high energy with the expansion of its district energy plant at the Warden Energy Centre.   Markham Mayor Frank Scarpit...

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Building Your Business Plan Workshop
Sat May 26 / 9:30am - 12:30pm

On Saturday, May 26, 2007, the York Region Small Business Enterprise Centre, along with Dianna Thorne - Targeted Accounting, is running a “Building Your Business Plan” workshop. It is intended for those thinking of starting their own busi...

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F.H. Varley: Portraits Into the Light
Fri May 25 - Mon Sep 3

  F.H. Varley: Portraits Into the Light May 25–September 3, 2007 "Astonishingly beautiful, astonishingly human." A new exhibition at the Varley Art Gallery of Markham celebrates the artist Frederick Varley and gives a fresh perspectiv...

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The Great Markham Stampede
Fri May 25 - Sat May 26

West of Ottawa and closer than Calgary! Are you ready for the biggest community event York Region has ever seen? Saddle up for the Great Markham Stampede! Held at the Markham Fairgrounds on Saturday, May 26th, 2007, the Great Markham Stampede i...

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Golf After School Mentoring Program
Wed May 16

York Regional Police, with the generous support of its community partners, will kickoff its Golf After School With Police mentorship program on Wednesday, May 16, 2007, at the Kettle Creek course at the Cardinal Golf Club, located at  2740 Hi...

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Opening Ceremonies For 9th Annual York Children's Water Fesitival
Tue May 15

More than 5,200 Grade Four students learning about water and its importance. The 9th Annual York Children’s Water Festival, a partnership between The Regional Municipality of York’s Water for Tomorrow program and the Toronto and Region...

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East Coast 2007 Launch Party
Mon May 14 / 6:30pm - 9:45pm

Tickets Sold Out!!! Thank you for all the support that we have received from all of those attending our launch party. On Monday May 14th, 2007 - Five with Drive in partnership with the Centre for Dreams will be hosting a dinner and silent auc...

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Launch Unveils New Season Line-up
Mon May 14 / 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Markham Theatre for Performing Arts showcases its 2007-2008 Professional Entertainment Season WHEN: Monday May 14, 2007 2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. WHERE: Markham Theatre for Performing Arts 171 Town Centre Boulevard, Markham (Warden Ave. & Hwy....

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The Markham Farmers' Market
Sat May 12 - Sat Oct 6

For the eighth consecutive year in Markham Village, Robinson Street west of Markham Main Street comes alive with the fresh food and friendly faces of the Markham Farmers’ Market. Opening day, farmers, bakers and other producers will be ther...

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Asian Heritage Month Celebrations
Fri May 11 / 7:00pm - 8:30pm

York Regional Police is pleased to announce celebrations for Asian Heritage Month. Join us as we acknowledge and celebrate the long and rich history of Asian Canadians and their contributions to Canada and our community. Since its inaugural cele...

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Ride With Five
Sat May 5 / 10:00am - Sun May 6 / 6:00pm

The Ride with Five - stationary bike riding event is a prelude to the summer physical trek from Halifax to Markham covering 2,500km on foot.  The Five indiviuduals walking this summer in honor of The Centre for Dreams would like to inv...

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Open Mike at TooGood Cafe
Fri May 4 / 7:00pm

Come out and perform, or listen to great local talent as TooGood gets the spring season underway with their new Open Mike series. Be there every Friday night for a great time and great live music....

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2007 Project E.R.A.S.E Kick-Off
Thu May 3 / 10:30am - 3:00pm

Media is invited to join York Regional Police, police organizations from across Ontario as well as members of the Ministry of the Environment and the Ministry of Transportation at the 2007 Project E.R.A.S.E. (Eliminate Racing Activities on Streets Ev...

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Unionville High School going 'car free' April 27
Fri Apr 27

Unionville High School will go “car free” on Friday April 27 as part of our Earth Week festivities. The environmental club EcoAction, with the help of the Town of Markham, is encouraging students, parents and staff to travel to and from...

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What on earth are you doing? Its easy being green!
Sat Apr 21 / 10:00am - Fri Apr 27 / 4:30pm

The Regional Municipality of York will celebrate Earth Week from April 21 to 29, 2007. This year, more than 6 million Canadians and 500 million people in over 180 countries will participate in what is considered to be the largest global environment...

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Provincial Spring Seatbelt Campaign.
Wed Apr 18 - Mon Apr 30

Between April 18 and April 30, 2007, York Regional Police will participate in the Provincial Spring Seatbelt Campaign. York Regional Police officers will be conducting enforcement and seatbelt spot-checks in targeted areas throughout York Region. F...

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Markhams Many Faces Concert Will Put Diversity at Centre Stage
Sun Apr 15 / 2:30pm - 6:00pm

April 11, 2007 ~ Racial harmony will be in the spotlight at the ninth annual Many Faces of Markham concert, featuring musical and dance performances, on Sunday, April 15, 2007. Sponsored by the Town of Markham's Race Relations Advisory Committee, t...

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Sixth Annual Bob Hartwell Runner's Challenge
Sun Apr 15 / 8:00am - 12:00am

Hosted by York Regional Police Chief La Barge and Aurora Mayor Phyllis Morris Aurora, Ontario – The Race Committee for the Sixth Annual Bob Hartwell Runner’s Challenge is thrilled to announce that York Regional Police Chief Armand La Barg...

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Town of Markham Celebrates New Bocce Facility
Sat Apr 14 / 2:00pm

Join Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, Members of Council and the Markham Centennial Bocce Club (MCBC) for the official sod turning of the Town's newest bocce courts. The new courts are being developed in partnership with the MCBC and are part of a m...

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Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation's 2007 Gala
Fri Apr 13 / 6:00pm - 11:30pm

DATE: Friday, April 13, 2007 TIME: 6:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. LOCATION: Hilton Suites Toronto/Markham COST: $300+ This year the Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation's renowned Gala will whisk you away to Paris! Join us on Friday, April 13, 200...

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How to Maximize your Marketing Dollars - Seminar
Thu Apr 5 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Join us for this interactive workshop on effective marketing techniques that you can use to INCREASE your sales. Led by Marketing Specialist Jim Stewart, you will learn how to: · Target your Marketing dollars at the right people · D...

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Media Invited to Ice Rescue Course Demonstration
Mon Apr 2 / 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Members of the York Regional Police Marine Unit would like to invite members of the media to observe an ice rescue demonstration during a York Regional Police training course in the Town of Georgina. Members of York Regional Police and the Ontario...

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Ride with Five
Sat Mar 31 / 11:00am - Sun Apr 1 / 6:00pm

Five with DRIVE, a Markham-based charity fundraising group, is inviting one and all to join them this weekend for a training session to prepare for this summer's East Coast Walkathon. They will be riding stationary bicycles at the Goodlife Gym loca...

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Poetry and Perception: James Wilson Morrice and Tom Thomson
Fri Mar 30 - Sun May 13

Unionville, Ontario - To most Canadians, Tom Thomson's paintings are the landscape of Ontario....the breathtaking images of Georgian Bay and his beloved Algonquin Park. Thomson's contemporary, James Wilson Morrice, was equally skilled at capturing th...

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First annual Character Community Award inductees
Thu Mar 29 / 7:00pm - 12:00am

Character Community Foundation of York Region to celebrate first annual Character Community Award inductees Inaugural ceremony dedicated to memory of York Regional Police Constable Davis Ahlowalia The Character Foundation of York Region will hol...

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Unionville Wedding Show
Sun Mar 25 / 11:00am - 4:00pm

Come to Main Street Unionville for the annual Wedding Show. On Sunday March 25, the mechants of main Street will be displaying all their wedding fashions and wares in an intimate spring setting. Find all your wedding needs right here on Main Street...

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Fabulous Fridays - Performing Arts York Region
Fri Mar 23 / 8:00pm - 12:00am

DATE: Friday, March 23, 2007 TIME: 8:00 p.m. LOCATION: Thornhill Presbyterian Church, 271 Centre Street (just west of Yonge) COST: Adult $25, Students and Seniors $20 We are providing local access to classical music performed by superior artists...

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Driving Innovation In Markham
Wed Mar 21 / 12:00pm - 2:00pm

A recent study, commissioned by the Town of Markham, indicates there are significant opportunities to build on the Town’s reputation for high technology leadership through the attraction of companies in the life sciences, biotechnology and crea...

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Little Bear - and the Enchanted Wood
Fri Mar 16 / 11:00am - 2:30pm

Talking trees? Singing flowers? A dancing stump? Everything's possible in Little Bear's Enchanted Wood! Come along with Little Bear and his friends, Emily, Owl, Duck and Cat as they set out for an adventure! You might find a teddy bear's picnic in...

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York Regional Police St. Patrick's Day R.I.D.E.
Fri Mar 16 - Sun Mar 18

York Regional Police encourages those participating in Saint Patrick's Day festivities on Saturday, March 17, 2007, to enjoy themselves but reminds citizens that drinking and driving puts lives at risk. York Regional Police will be enhancing the R...

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Join Members of YRP with your Family at a Free Community Skate
Wed Mar 14 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

York Regional Police has created a unique opportunity for children of all ages and their families to come together and skate with members of York Regional Police, Chief Armand La Barge and several celebrity guests for the second annual York Regiona...

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Cantabile - From the Beatles to Broadway
Thu Mar 8 / 8:00pm - 11:30pm

"Quite simply one of the world's top vocal groups." Outstanding in both comedy and the classics, they have been delighting audiences for the last 24 years with their amazing range of prgrammers from a cappella favourites to the sacred music of the...

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Women's Conference "Enterprising Women"
Thu Mar 8 / 8:00am - 4:00pm

In honour of International Women's Day, March 8, 2007, the York Region Small Business Enterprise Centre is partnering with the Women's Centre of York Region in hosting an all day women's conference "Enterprising Women" being held at the Cardinal Go...

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Opera York presents Verdi's La Traviata
Thu Mar 1 / 8:00pm - Sat Mar 3 / 8:00pm

Opera York presents Giuseppe Verdi's timeless love story "La Traviata" March 1st, 8pm - Markham Theatre March 3rd, 8pm- YDCSB St. Elizabeth Theatre (Thornhill) Opera York, York Region's professional opera company will present Verd...

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Prenatal classes offered in Chinese
Thu Mar 1 / 7:00pm - 9:00pm

York Region Health Services Department is offering an eight-week prenatal class beginning Thursday, March 1, 2007. This series will be offered in Chinese. Facilitated by registered public health nurses, participants will learn about early pregnancy i...

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"Legal and Financial Considerations for Small Business Seminar
Wed Feb 28 / 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Your one stop source to the basics of starting and running a small business. Come and Learn it from the professionals! Topics covered: Business Structures – incorporation vs. sole proprietorship/partnership Shareholder/partnership Agr...

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Zero Tolerance Day For Snowmobiling
Sat Feb 24 / 6:00am - 11:55pm

On Saturday February 24, 2007 York Regional Police is participating in “Zero Tolerance” Awareness Day for snowmobiling. In a united effort with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and the Canadian Council Snowmobile Organizations (CCSO...

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David Suzuki "If You Were Prime Minister" Tour
Sun Feb 18 / 9:45am - 10:45am

Dr. David Suzuki brings the "If you were Prime Minister" tourto The Markham Museum 9350 Highway 48, Markham Sunday, February 18, 2007 – 9:45 a.m. The Markham Conservation Committee hosts the Markham stop on environmentalist Dr. David Suzu...

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YRP Launch Black History Month Celebrations
Sat Feb 17 / 1:30pm - 3:30pm

Every February, Canadians recognize the rich history of men and women of African descent and pay tribute to their tremendous contributions to our country. York Regional Police, in partnership with many community organizations, invites the public an...

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Oak Ridges Moraine Conservation Plan
Mon Feb 12 / 7:30am - Tue Feb 13 / 4:00pm

This year marks the 5th anniversary of the Oak Ridges Moraine Conservation Plan and to honour the occasion, stakeholders from across the province will meet on February 12 and 13 at the Radisson Hotel Toronto-Markham in to discuss Oak Ridges Moraine...

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Celebrate Chinese New Year At The Varley Art Gallery
Sun Feb 4 / 12:30pm - 4:00pm

Sunday, February 4, 2007 12:30 to 4 p.m. In the heart of one of the most diverse cities in the country, the Varley Gallery of Markham celebrates the advent of the Chinese New Year with an exciting variety of traditional Chinese musical and dance per...

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February is nearHEART MONTH is here!!!
Thu Feb 1 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario, York South Office is pleased to invite you to join us for the Kick-Off Celebration of the 2007 Heart Month Campaign. Date:   Thursday, February 1, 2007 Time:   2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. Lo...

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Canadian Artists Without Borders - Opening
Sun Jan 28 / 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Exhibition opening Sunday January 28, 2-4pm, with opening remarks by Hon Mike Colle, Ontario Minister of Citizenship and Immigration and Mayor Frank Scarpitti Special performance by Sinead Sugrue from her upcoming role as Violetta in Opera York'...

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Canadian Artists Without Borders
Sun Jan 28 - Sun May 13

When does art cross the border from the land of its inspiration to the land of its creation? When is art "Canadian" art?In answer to these questions, the Varley Gallery on Main Street in Unionville presents a stunning new show, Canadian Art...

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Rody Kenny Courtice: The Pattern of Her Times
Sun Jan 28 - Sun Mar 18

"It's very difficult to successfully combine the roles of wife, mother and artist, but if you fight hard enough, you can do it." - Rody Kenny Courtice, (1895-1973) A new exhibition at the Varley Art Gallery in Unionville celebrates the...

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Campaign Achievement Celebration Dinner
Thu Jan 25 / 6:30pm - 10:30pm

2006 United Way of York Region  Campaign Achievement Celebration Dinner Presented by Motorola Canada Masters of Ceremonies: Her Worship the Mayor of the Town of Aurora Phyllis Morris & CEO, United Way of York Region Rahul Bhardwaj Thur...

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Bridal Trunk Show
Fri Jan 19 / 10:00am - Sun Jan 21 / 6:00pm

Duette Sposa Presents their "Bridal Trunk Show and Sample Sale": 50% to 75 % off - 3 Days Only. 3600 Langstaff Road Studio 17 (west of Hwy 400) - Phone 905-851-8211 - Web - www.duettebrides.com...

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Gallery on High presents John Korostil
Sat Jan 13 / 10:00am - Tue Feb 20 / 5:00pm

On Exhibit from January 13th to February 20th John Korostil Meet the artist at the Opening Gala Saturday January 20th from 1:30 to 3:30 at the Gallery on High 112 High Street, Sutton West, ON 11 4 P.M. Wednesday, Thursday & Frida...

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Launch of Newmarket Youth Coalition this Friday
Fri Jan 12 / 7:30pm - 9:30pm

York Regional Police, in partnership with the Town of Newmarket, the Salvation Army and Cedarview Community Church, invites members of the public to the launch of the Newmarket Youth Coalition, a drop-in, recreational evening program for young people...

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Join Members of YRP With Your Family at a Free Community Skate
Fri Jan 5 / 12:00pm - 2:00pm

York Regional Police has created a unique opportunity for children of all ages and their families to come together and skate with members of York Regional Police, Chief Armand La Barge and several celebrity guests for the second annual York Regional...

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An Unforgettable New Year's Eve at the Markham Theatre
Sun Dec 31 / 5:00pm - Mon Jan 1 / 1:00am

Spend an Unforgettable New Year's Eve at the Markham Theatre! Starring Rudy Mayes, Selena Gittens, Demo Cates, Brooke Bentley and The Unforgettable All-Stars!Start the festivities celebrating with a Champagne/Wine reception, noise-makers, party...

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Youth Empowerment Strategy Forum
Wed Dec 20 / 10:00am - 2:30pm

York Regional Police in partnership with York Region District School Board and the York Catholic District School Board, will host a youth forum to improve communication between police and the community's young people. The forum is part of a strat...

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Santas sleigh has flashing lights
Thu Dec 14 / 11:00am - 12:00pm

In the spirit of the holiday season, York Region Emergency Medical Services (EMS) will be delivering holiday gifts, toys and non-perishable food items for York Region community agencies in an EMS Emergency Vehicle, assisted by EMS uniformed staff and...

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Holiday In The Village - A Celebration For All
Mon Dec 11 / 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The staff of the Community Safety Village, in partnership with York Regional Police, invites all York Region residents to join us at the village for the second annual Holidays in the Village celebration on Monday, December 11, 2006, between 6 and 9 p...

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Youth Summit On Dangers of Impaired Driving
Sat Dec 9 / 9:00am - Tue Dec 12 / 11:00am

York Regional Police, in partnership with Mothers Against Drunk Driving York Region (MADD), York Region Public Health and Student Crime Stoppers, is proud to host a Youth Summit for more than 100 students on the dangers of impaired driving. Students...

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York Region to hold 12th Annual Craft and Gift Sale
Thu Nov 30 / 10:00am - 5:00pm

The Regional Municipality of York and York Regional Police invite you to attend their 12th Annual United Way Craft and Gift Sale in support of the United Way of York Region. The event will take place on Thursday, November 30th, 2006 from 10 a.m. to 5...

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Youth Empowerment Strategy Forum comes to Vaughan
Wed Nov 29 / 10:00am - 2:30pm

York Regional Police, in partnership with the York Region District School Board and the York Catholic District School Board, are proud to present the Youth Empowerment Strategy forum. On Wednesday, November 29, 2006, officers from York Regional Polic...

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World AIDS Day
Tue Nov 28 / 1:00pm - Fri Dec 1 / 11:00pm

York Region Health Services joins community partners in raising awareness NEWMARKET- York Region Health Services joins communities around the world in recognizing World Aids Day, Friday, December 1st. To draw advance notice to this important issue, Y...

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York Region Chinese Health Information Network hosts a health fair for the Chinese community
Sat Nov 18 / 9:00am - 3:00pm

York Region Chinese Health Information Network is hosting a health fair for the Chinese community. The one-day event provides Chinese families living in York Region the opportunity to gain knowledge and raise awareness about health issues, link with...

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PowerStream helping customers light up for less this holiday season
Sun Nov 12 / 3:00pm - Wed Nov 29 / 8:00pm

PowerStream is providing its customers with an energy-efficient gift that will help them kick-off their holiday season, save money on their electricity bills and be powerWISE@ at the same time. The utility, which distributes electricity to homes and...

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4th Annual Bridges to Better Business Conference
Wed Nov 1 / 9:00am - 4:00pm

Bigger and Better…the York Region Small Business Enterprise Centre is celebrating small and medium sized businesses with its’ annual Bridges to Better Business Conference. Don’t miss this full day of exciting business topics, infor...

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Cdn International Motorcycle Festival (CIMF)
Fri Jun 16 - Sun Jun 18

The Canadian International Motorcycle Festival 2006 will become the premier annual indoor/outdoor motorcycle and ATV exhibition in Canada. To be held at the Markham Fair Grounds in Markham, June 16-18, 2006 along with Xfest, Canada's Extreme Spor...

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Larviciding program begins
Mon Jun 12 / 11:00am - 12:30pm

York Region Health Services has begun the West Nile Virus larviciding program. Members of the media are invited to learn more about the procedure first-hand at a media briefing/photo opportunity event. Application of larvicide into catch basins...

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Preventable injuries continue to be a leading cause of hospitalization and death of children
Mon Jun 5 / 10:00am - Sun Jun 11

Safe Kids Week June 5 11, 2006 In collaboration with York Region Health Services: Keeping YorKids Safe Program, York Regional Police, The Community Safety Village and York Region Transit (YRT), are launching Safe Kids Week 2006. Safe Kids Week is...

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Census Day 2006 - Update
Tue May 16

Remember to have your census form completed by Today, May 16, and in the mail. Also, please remember that you are required, by law, to complete your census form and submit it to Census Canada, either by mail or online - www.census2006.ca...

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HOW TO COMMUNICATE WITH YOUR KIDS.
Mon Apr 10

Hi Everyone, Today's topic on The Parenting Show is HOW TO COMMUNICATE WITH YOUR KIDS. When you talk to them, do they argue with you? Do they keep things from you? Do they lie to you? Find out how to communicate with your kids to elimina...

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Marketing Systems for Profitable Revenue Growth
Tue Jan 31 / 8:30am - Wed Jan 31 / 10:30am

On Wednesday, January 31, 2007, the York Region Small Business Enterprise Centre along with MYM Toronto Marketing presents "Marketing Systems for Profitable Revenue Growth" seminar. Networking starts at 8:30 AM and the FREE seminar runs fro...

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Town and Country - Judith Livingston Art Exhibit
Tue Jan 31 - Sat Feb 25

Markham Artist, Judith Livingston will be exhibiting at The Markham Theatre, . TOWN and COUNTRY is an Exhibition of original work featuring Acrylic, Collage, Watercolour and Mixed Media Collage. We hope you will have the opportunity to stop in and...

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