Good Life Home & Outdoor Lifestyle Show
May 1, 2016, 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10801 McCowan Road, 6 km north of Highway 7
Over 100 Exhibitors, How
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Admission Fee: Adults
Children & Parking Free
Do you have old E-Waste lying
around the house?
Drop if off to the Lions
Club E-waste info booth.
Some of the items that are acceptable as electronic waste are: computers, laptops, PC's, printers, scanners, photocopiers, phones, fax machines, monitors, TV's, cell phones, digital cameras, game systems & controllers, radios, speakers, amplifiers, USB drives, circuit boards, memory chips, and much more!
Heintzman House Art Show & Sale
Sunday, May 1, 2016, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Location: Heintzman House,
135 Bay Thorn Drive
This show includes
over 600 works by 37 local artists from Markham, Richmond Hill,
Thornhill, Aurora, with paintings in oils, acrylic
and watercolour as well as sculpture and original prints.
Experience a sense
of history as you stroll
through this historic Thornhill mansion.
Visit the cozy Tea
Room for lunch or a snack on Saturday and Sunday.
It's a delightful
way to spend a weekend morning or afternoon.
Admission is free.
Free parking is available.
Day Kids Workshop: Floral Love Bouquet
April 26 to May 5, 2016
4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.
118 Main Street Markham North
It’s not just
flowers, or a heart, or a love letter. It’s giving thanks to the
most important woman in your life, Mom.
From April 26 to May
5, have your child join our Mother’s Day Floral Love Bouquet
Workshop and show Mom how much he/she loves her with a painting
created straight from the heart.
This workshop is intended
for children ages 5-12 (a parent or guardian must stay with the
child). Each workshop includes a solo 16×20″ canvas, all painting
supplies and materials, and a lemonade / apple juice. Please note
taxes are extra.
Price: $25 + HST
Photography for Small Business
Mondays, May 2 & 9, 2016
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
with a 45 minutes lunch break
Location: Winged Canvas Art
Hub, 91 Anderson Ave. #12, Markham
Learn how to shoot professional looking images at a
very low cost compared to hiring a commercial photographer at our
Photography for Small Businesses workshop May 2 and
9. Photographer and instructor
will show you tricks of the trade, how to use light to show your
product in the best way and how to build a set - all to make it
look like your photos have been shot by a pro!
1: Introduction to Product Photography (May 2)
Tricks of the trade that will make your product stand out
Approach to backgrounds
• Lighting and how to manipulate it to
• How to build a set
• Shooting and hands-on
Day 2: Post Production & Photoshop Tricks
• Process photos shot over the week and from
• Get hands-on help to further manipulate your images
• Photoshop magic, filters and other tricks
• How to properly
down sample images for web and publications
is 4 hours long and runs from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. with a 45 minutes
$135 or $230 for both days (Best
Value: save $40!)
Register for this workshop on
www.arthub.ca, or by calling (905) 205-1231.
Monday, May 2, 2016 from 7:00 p.m.
to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Network Family Care Center, 3160 Steeles Ave. E.
Please join us for an informational workshop on
healthier bones for a more active tomorrow.
You will discover:
- The true causes of Osteoporosis
- The most misleading
solutions to preventing Osteoporosis unveiled
- Discover how
your everyday habits could actually be making you more at risk
without you even realizing it
- How your diet has a huge impact
on the health of your bones
- How to harness live, nutrient rich
foods for bone strength
- What supplements you should be taking
for bone health
- Discover how to have your workout actually
strengthen your bones
- Secrets to being active, healthy and
pain free from degenerating bones
YMCA Healthy Kids Day at Markham YMCA
Sunday, May 1,
2016, 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Markham Blvd. Rudy Bratty
YMCA, 101 YMCA Boulevard
Sunday, May 1 is YMCA
Healthy Kids Day, a national day dedicated to improving the
health and well-being of kids! All our Health & Fitness
Centres and YMCA Cedar Glen Outdoor Centre are open to the
public with FREE planned programming the whole family can
Join us at Markham YMCA for:
12:00 p.m. –
1:00 p.m.: Basketball Challenge
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Fitness
Bingo (new game every 15 minutes)
There are several
stations you can visit from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.:
- Photo booth
- Tattoo station
Growing Beans craft
On Healthy Kids Day, sign up for
a new Y membership for your family and we’ll waive the
2016 Salut Cup International Gymnastics
Sunday, May 1, 2016
Location: Markham Pan Am Centre
16 Main Street Unionville
Rg is pleased to host the 2016 Salut Internationals. This event is
spectacular in all ways and not to be missed by fans and supporters
of the beautiful sport of rhythmic gymnastics. The event will be
filled with amazing performances of the best rhythmic gymnasts from
all over the world.
Event Organizer: Salut RG/National
Rhythmic Gymnastics Centre
Team Up For Terry Fox Kick-off
Sunday, May 1, 2016 from 9:30
a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Location: Thornlea Secondary School, 8075
Join us for the first annual Thornhill
Team Up For Terry Kick-off! This special morning will
recognize the efforts of our 2015 fundraising teams and
launch the 2016 Thornhill Terry Fox Run, scheduled for Sept.
18. New Teams are encouraged to sign up at this event.
Keynote speakers include:
Dr. Andrew Loblaw
Honourable Peter Kent
Terry Fox Foundation speaker and
cancer survivor Justin Lewis.
continental breakfast provided.
Register by emailing
your RSVP to: firstname.lastname@example.org
2016 Mandarin Multiple Sclerosis
Sunday, May 1, 2016
8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
St. Brother Andre Catholic High School
6160 16th Ave.
On Sunday, May 1st, join the Markham & Stouffville communities
in walking to help end MS! Bring your family, friends and
co-workers and celebrate your fundraising efforts with a food,
entertainment, and prizes! The Mandarin MS Walk is a wonderful
opportunity to interact with members of your community, while
supporting a great cause.
Orientation Gallery Exhibition: What is Markham?
Discover Our Evolving Community.
Location: Markham Museum
9350 Markham Road
Visitors can explore the changes in our landscape,
they way we worked, went to school and how we came together as a
community over the past 100 years. This long term exhibition will
include aerial photography, a virtual tour of Markham Village in
1910 and a place for visitors to record their memories of Markham
Every Monday until June 6th, 2016
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location: CICS Immigrant Youth Centre
Highway 7 East, Unit 2, Markham
your reading comprehension skills and performance in school.
Increase confidence and enjoyment in reading!
Assistance Employment Program (REAP)
with Ann Vickery
Monday, May 2, 2016
1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
This 12 week program provides you with tools to
successfully reintegrate into the workplace. Exploring such topics
as conflict resolution, resilience, personality styles, self-esteem,
and so much more!
Location: Job Skills'
Markham - 4961 Highway 7, suites 100 - 101
Call 905-948-9996 to book your Information Session.
Pre-registration is required.