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2016 Markham Events Calendar

Below is the most comprehensive listing of
Markham Events on the internet, provided by GuidingStar.ca.

For a faster search please use the navigational bar below
to search events by month.

 

Come and celebrate the heritage of Markham
and the cultural diversity of our city.

Enjoy the wide variety of entertaining shows and wonderful seasonal festivals
that our outstanding community organizations
have planned throughout the year of 2016.

Experience live theatre, concerts, musicals, dance performances,
comedies and family entertainment at the FLATO Markham Theatre.

GuidingStar.ca also lists community information sessions, workshops,
and a variety of interesting and fun events
for adults, seniors, teens and kids.

Markham also hosts a wide variety of art exhibitions 
in its many art centres, galleries, and heritage buildings,
as well as numerous arts and crafts shows and classes.

The Events Calendar also lists opportunities for job seekers,
including job fairs and job search information sessions and workshops.

New events are added weekly. 
Check back often for community events updates!

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 * Events in bold are of particular interest to tourists in Markham.

Events in bold and red are referred by the Tourism Markham website.

We try our best for the accuracy of the events posted and don't assume responsibility for date changes, event cancellations, etc.

 

 

 January 2016

International Grand Champion of Magic, Greg Frewin

1 A1 RADIO NEW YEAR ROCK AND ROAD SHOW
2 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
2, 3 CITY OF MARKHAM WINTER HOLIDAY PROGRAMS SCHEDULE
2 - 10 THE PERFECT MATCH - SPORTS VS. SCIENCE
2 - 10 JENNIE SUDDICK: OF NAILS AND ROPE LADDERS ART EXHIBIT
2 - 10 BRENDAN FERNANDES IN POSITION ART EXHIBIT
2, 9, 16,
23, 30
Saturday Handbuilding and Wheelthrowing Pottery Classes
2 - 25 ONTARIO COLOURS ART SHOW
2 - 31 MARKHAM CIVIC CENTRE OUTDOOR ICE RINK OPENS FOR THE SEASON
2 - 31 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
2 - 31 KEVA PLANKS
2 - 31 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
2 - 31 THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS:
F.H. VARLEY IN BRITISH COLUMBIA
3 INTERNATIONAL GRAND CHAMPION OF MAGIC, GREG FREWIN
3, 8, 10, 15,
17, 29, 31
Markham Royals Junior 'A' Hockey Games
3, 10, 17,
24, 31
Sunday Handbuilding and Wheelthrowing Pottery Classes
5 - Mar. 8 Kids In the Kitchen 10 Week Program
6 Advanced Quilting Class
6 - Mar. 9 Toddlers In the Kitchen
7 RCMP Information Session
7, 14, 21, 28 The Village Palettes Open Studio Painting Group
8 2016 MARKHAM TAMIL PONGAL (HARVEST) FESTIVAL
8, 9 UHS SHOWTIME PRESENTS PIPPIN
8 - 10 Richmond Hill Aquatic Club presents
Launch into Long Course 2016
9 Broomstick Lace Workshop
9 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
9, 10 Canadian Youth Basketball League
9 - Feb. 13 Saturday Youth Art Classes
10, 17 Healthy Eating Workshop Series
11, 18, 25 Traditional Persian Storytelling for Youth
11 to Feb. 1 Kids Sewing Classes
11 to Feb. 1 Continued Sewing Classes
12 Freedom Redefined with Janice Chan and Billy Wong
12, 13 The Velveteen Rabbit
12 to Feb. 2 Kids Sewing Classes
12 to Feb. 2 Continued Sewing Classes
12 - Apr. 21 Markham Pan Am Pickleball League
13 Experience Counts! Marketing Skills for the Mature Worker
13, 20, 27 PRIME (Parya Resources for Immigrant Media Education) Social Media Training Workshops
14 - 17 Markham Aquatic Club Winter Invitational
14, 21, 28 PRIME (Parya Resources for Immigrant Media Education) Social Media Training Workshops
15 PA Day, PA-INTING DAY @ the Art Hub
15 PA Day at the Markham Public Libraries
15 A NIGHT TO REMEMBER PRESLEY, PERKINS, LEWIS & CASH
15, 22, 29 BEAN Around The World Markham Open Mic
15, 22, 29 Life! Camera! Action! Social Media Training Workshops
16 Let it Drip! Painting Workshop
16, 17 2016 MARKHAM THAI PONGAL
TAMIL HERITAGE CELEBRATION
16, 17 Designer Shoe Warehouse Sale
16, 17 Competitive Youth Basketball Tournament
18 Pokemon League at Milliken Mills Library
18 York Region Small Business Seminar & Symposium
18 Unionville Ratepayers Association Meeting
19 Unionville Historical Society Meeting
19, 26 Mosaic Silver Stage Glee Club
20 Canadian Federation of University Women, Markham Unionville Chapter Meeting
21 Dress for Success with Monica Hecht
21 Opportunities to Work from Home
21 Job Fair by Manpower Solutions
21 Job Retention: How to Keep your Job
21 GORD BAMFORD
22 PECHAKUCHA NIGHT MARKHAM: PKX
22 Rhythmic Gymnastics Slonny Cup 2016
23 Match4AAry Donor Registration & Swab Drive
23 Clothing for a Cause
23 Robbie Burns Night
23 FAMILY LITERACY FAIR
23, 24 FAMILY FUN SCIENCE WORKSHOP: SWEET SCIENCE
23 - 31 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
23 - 31 SARAH CALE: INSTANTS PASSING THROUGH THE AIR I BREATHE EXHIBIT
24 Deputy Mayor Jack Heath's 17th Annual New Year’s Levee
24 AN EVENING OF COMEDY WITH FRANK SPADONE & ANGELO TSAROUCHAS
24 FAMILY SNOWSHOEING
25 Unionville Toastmasters Workshop:
How to Give a Winning Speech
26 MARKHAM AT THE MOVIES
26 Richmond Hill & Markham Chinese Business Association Chinese New Year Networking Event
27 Straight Talking: The Art of Assertiveness
28 Markham Board of Trade After Hours Networking
29 - 31 Start Up Weekend York Region
30 ESPRESSIONS: SOCIAL PAINTING, LIVE MUSIC AND COFFEE
30 SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER FROM BROADWAY TO MARKHAM!
30 CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS IN MARKHAM
30, 31 MAIN STREET UNIONVILLE'S WINTER WONDERLAND
30, 31 Thrive Health and Wellness Expo
30 - Apr. 24 SNOW EXHIBITION
31 Dance Art Studio Lessons
31 TREEHOUSE PRESENTS "SPLASH 'N BOOTS
31 OPENING RECEPTION OF WINTER EXHIBITION
31 TYLER YAREMA
31 Artist Talk with Sarah Cale
   

 February 2016

Markham Winterfest

1 PA Day, PA-INTING DAY @ the Art Hub
1 Markham Village Library P.A. Day Invent with Makey Makey
1 City of Markham P.A. Day Activities at Community Centres and Libraries
1 Entrepreneurs in Residence
1, 8, 15,
22, 29
Traditional Persian Storytelling for Youth
1, 16, 24 MSBC Business Start-Up Basics – Information Session
1 - 29 MARKHAM CIVIC CENTRE OUTDOOR ICE RINK OPENS FOR THE SEASON
1 - 29 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
1 - 29 KEVA PLANKS
1 - 29 SNOW EXHIBITION
1 - 29 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
1 - 29 SARAH CALE: INSTANTS PASSING THROUGH THE AIR I BREATHE EXHIBIT
1 - 29 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
2 Refugee Sponsorship Information Fair
2 Mosaic Silver Stage Glee Club
2 MSBC Seminar: How To Create a Profitable Website Strategy
2 Job Search Bootcamp
3 Advanced Quilting Class
3 TOM GREEN
3 883 Markham Air Cadets Winter Open House
3 Apprenticeship Information Session
3, 10,
17, 24
PRIME (Parya Resources for Immigrant Media Education) Social Media Training Workshops
4 Identifying Skills & Accomplishments
4 Angus Glen Wedding Show
4 BBOYIZM PRESENTS MUSIC CREATES OPPOTUNITY
4, 11,
18, 25
The Village Palettes Open Studio Painting Group
4, 11,
18, 25
PRIME (Parya Resources for Immigrant Media Education) Social Media Training Workshops
5 Ontario Energy Support Program Information Session
5 House Plants & Mini Gardens
5 CLASSIC ALBUMS LIVE PRESENTS PINK FLOYD'S OFF THE WALL
5 - 7 Markham Village Wedding March
5 - 21 CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS IN MARKHAM
5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 27, 28 Art for Kids
6 KINDRED SPIRITS ORCHESTRA - PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION
6 The Valentines Awakens
6, 13, 20, 27 Saturday Handbuilding and Wheelthrowing Pottery Classes
7 Dance Art Studio Lessons
7, 14, 21, 28 Sunday Handbuilding and Wheelthrowing Pottery Classes
8 Career Exploration 1: Personality & Career Fit
Career Exploration 2: Personality, Values & Work Environment
8, 18 Second Career Information Session
8 - 29 Kids Sewing Classes
8 - 29 Continuing Sewing Classes
9 Markham Guild of Village Crafts Meeting
9 Mardi Gras
9 Free Seminar: CRA GST/HST Information for Small Business Owners
9 - Mar. 1 Kids Sewing Classes
9 - Mar. 1 Beginner Sewing Classes
10 Career Exploration 3: Skills & Abilities
Career Exploration 4: Exploring Work Interests
10 Business Start Up Requirements Information Session with Don De Los Santos of Markham Small Business Centre
10 - 13 MARKHAM LITTLE THEATRE - ASSISTED LIVING
10, 17, 24 Thread Painting for Quilts Class
10 - May 6 Pathways to Success - Series 1
11 Career Exploration 5: Labour Market Research
Career Exploration 6: Managing Career Change
11, 18, 25 Lion Dance Program
12 Write Your Winning Resume Workshop
12 Mosaic's Game Time!
12 - 14 ART & WINE WITH YOUR VALENTINE
13 FAMILY SNOWSHOEING
13 LET'S CREATE AT MARKHAM PUBLIC LIBRARIES
13 Family Pottery Workshop: Ceramic Family Frames
13 Valentine’s Pottery Date Workshop
13 Sylvan's Valentine Math Edge Children's Event
13 - 15 KIDAPALOOZA FAMILY EVENT
13, 20, 27 Hip Hop Program
14 Valentine's Day Dance
14 Healthy Eating Workshop Series
14 Valentine’s Pottery Date Workshop
14, 19, 26 Markham Royals Junior 'A' Hockey Games
15 CITY OF MARKHAM FAMAILY DAY PROGRAMS
15 Family Paint Day on Family Day
15 Family Day Canvas Challenge
15 RBC Family Skate
15 WINTERFEST AT MARKHAM MUSEUM
15 Pokemon League at Milliken Mills Library
15 Family Day Music with Station Lane
15 Family Day at Markham YMCA
16 Dynamic Cover Letters Workshop
16, 23 Lifeskills Training and Project
17, 18 Healthy Living, Daily Talk at Cornell Library
18 MSBC Seminar: Tax Tips and Essential Recordkeeping Skills
18 The Evolution of Toronto’s Harbour Lecture Series: David Robertson
18 Healthy Eating for Babies
18 Using Social Networking
18 - 21 UNIONVILLE THEATRE COMPANY PRESENTS "THE LITTLE MERMAID"
19 Photo Exhibition of the Historic Meetings between Canadian and Chinese Leaders - Opening Ceremony
19 "Stand Proud York Region" Charity Gala
20 Family Fun Science Workshop: Simple Science
20 Let It Drip Painting Technique Workshop
20 HOOT AND HOWL 2016
 20 - Mar. 26 Saturday Youth Art Classes
22 BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION
 22, 29 Afterschool English Enrichment Program
23 MARKHAM AT THE MOVIES
23 First Link Memory Cafe at Mosaic
24 Hidden Job Market Workshop
24 - Mar. 16 Beginner Knitting Classes
25 School Of Rock
25 MAACA CELEBRATES BLACK HISTORY MONTH
25 HAIM GOLDENBERG - REAL LIFE MENTLIST
26 Interview Strategies Workshop
27 Beginner Needle Felted Landscape Workshop
27 ESPRESSIONS: LIVE MUSIC, SOCIALIZING, PAINTING, COFFEE OR TEA!
27 YAMATO - THE DRUMMERS OF JAPAN
28 MARKHAM CONCERT BAND - AN AFTERNOON WITH VERN KENNEDY
28 INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY 2016 PRESENTS THE VAGINA MONOLOGUE
29 Mock Interviews
29 Mock Interview Review & Job Search Review
   

 March 2016

Celtic Night: The Spirit of Freedom

1 Apprenticeship Information Session
1 -12 MARKHAM CIVIC CENTRE OUTDOOR ICE RINK OPENS FOR THE SEASON
1, 8, 15,
22, 29
Life Skills Training and Project
 1, 8, 15,
22, 29
Afterschool English Enrichment Program
1, 10, 24 MSBC Business Start-Up Basics – Information Session
1 - 31 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
1 - 31 KEVA PLANKS
1 - 31 SNOW EXHIBITION
1 - 31 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
1 - 31 SARAH CALE: INSTANTS PASSING THROUGH THE AIR I BREATHE EXHIBIT
1 - 31 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
2 Advanced Quilting Class
2 Job Search Bootcamp
2 KITCHENER-WATERLOO SYMPHONY "DIE FLEDERMAUS" STRAUSS (A CONCERT PRESENTATION)
3 PRIME (Parya Resources for Immigrant Media Education) Social Media Training Workshops
3 Identifying Skills & Accomplishments
3, 10, 17, 24, 31 The Village Palettes Open Studio Painting Group
3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Lion Dance Program
4 The Chums Live at the Mill
5 MUMBA Basketball Tournament
5 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
5 Bowl For Kids Sake for Big Brothers Big Sisters York
5 Family Fun Science Workshop: Slimy Science
5 Water Polo League
5 Island Dance Party Fundraiser
5, 12 Beginner Quilting Saturday Classes
5, 12, 19, 26 Hip Hop Program
7 Traditional Persian Storytelling for Youth
7, 9, 10 Career Exploration Workshops
7 - 28 Kids Sewing Classes
7 - 28 Continuing Sewing Classes
7 - 28 Inspired Seniors Creative Arts
8 Markham Guild of Village Crafts Meeting
8 International Women's Day
8 FEMINISM is for everyone -
Celebrate International Women's Day
9 MATT ANDERSEN
10 Buy the Right Kind of Life Insurance
10 THE HONG KONG BALLET
10 Latin Thursdays
11 Mosaic's Game Time!
12 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
12 CELTIC NIGHTS - "SPIRIT OF FREEDOM"
12 TORONTO WELSH MALE VOICE CHOIR
12 GetRecD St. Paddy Day Celebration
12, 13, 20 George's Railview Model Railroad Club
March Break Open House
14 PETER MENNIE THAT MAGIC GUY
14 Experience Counts! Marketing Skills for the Mature Worker
14, 30 Second Career Information Session
14 - 16 Go Girls!
14 - 18 March Break is Kids Paint Week at Paintlounge
14 - 18 Varley Art Gallery March Break Camp
14 - 18 Future CEO’s Preparation Program
14 - 18 Markham Public Libraries March Break Activities
14 - 18 City of Markham March Break Programs
14 - 18 Markville Shopping Centre March Break Polooza Fun
14 - 18 March Break Lego R-Botics Camp
14, 16, 18 Video Editing 101 for Beginners
15 Winged Canvas Life Drawing
Open House & Art Social
15 ARM'S LENGTH PUPPETS DANDY LION
15 IYC Sports Tournament
15 Write Your Winning Resume Workshop
15, 17 Getting Ready for University and College
15, 17, 18 WHIMZ LIVE ANIMAL SHOW
16 CRAIG DOUGLAS COMIC JUGGLER
16 RAZZMATAZZ FOR KIDS
16 Official Pokemon Play! Tournament
16 March Break Children's Ceramic Jewellery Workshop
16 March Break Family Ceramic Jewellery Workshop
16 Health and Wellness Community Fair
16 Canadian Federation of University Women, Markham Unionville Chapter Meeting
16 - 18 Healthy Cooking & Tips
17 Celebrating Norooz - Iranian New Year Celebration
17 Irish Breakfast
17 BOOGYING BERT MAGIC SHOW
17 Information Cartoon Skills Workshop
17 MSBC Business Start-Up Basics – Information Session
17 RCMP Information Session
19 Beauty and Lifestyle
19 Career Series: Engineering
19 GNC LIVE WELL PRESENTS ALLMAX:
TORONTO CHAMPIONSHIP 2016 -
male and female bodybuilding
and fitness competition
19 Earth Hour Event
19 Holi Milan in Markham
20 MANY FACES OF MARKHAM
20 LECTURE SERIES: BOB MCDONALD
ON HIS LATEST BOOK,
CANADIAN SPACE WALKERS
20 Envision Spring 2016
20 A2Y Dance Inc. Presents VI Solo Showcase
20 A2Y Dance Inc. Presents VI Competitive Showcase
21 Pokemon League at Milliken Mills Library
21 Hidden Job Market Workshop
22 The Seven F's to a Fantastic Life Workshop
23 Morning Break Craft Classes
23 Interview Strategies Workshop
23 Open Mic at The Mill
24 Children's Easter Extravaganza
24 Prestige Dance Company Presents
2016 Competitive Showcase
24 School Of Rock
24 Job Smarts: Communication in the Workplace
24 Using Social Networking
24 Spring Fun Extravaganza
25 R-Botics Good Friday Drop-In Workshop
25 KINDRED SPIRITS ORCHESTRA - FROM DARKNESS TO LIGHT
26 COME MEET THE EASTER BUNNY
ON MAIN STREET MARKHAM
26 ESPRESSIONS: LIVE MUSIC, SOCIALIZING, PAINTING, COFFEE OR TEA!
26 Markham Youth Sport Volleyball Tournament
26 Canadian Water Week Celebration
26 Autism 4 Music
27 Canadian Chinese Volleyball Tournament
28 Easter Monday Morning Madness
29 MARKHAM AT THE MOVIES
29 First Link Memory Cafe at Mosaic
29 Mock Interviews
30 HOLLY COLE
31 Crime Stoppers Illegal & Illicit Trade of Wildlife in York Region Symposium
31 A Night of Bond
31 Mock Interview Review & Job Search Review
31 - Apr. 3 Daffodil Month: Volunteers Needed in Support of the Canadian Cancer Society
  

* Events in bold are of particular interest to tourists in Markham.

Events in bold and red are referred by the Tourism Markham website.

We try our best for the accuracy of the events posted and don't assume responsibility for date changes, event cancellations, etc.



April 2016

Men of the Deeps
1 "Don't Quit Your Day Job" Comedy Night
1 South of Wilson Live at the Mill
1 MSBC Business Start-Up Basics – Information Session
1 - 3 Daffodil Month: Volunteers Needed in Support of the Canadian Cancer Society
1, 19 Second Career Information Session
1 - 24 SNOW EXHIBITION
1 - 30 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
1 - 30 KEVA PLANKS
1 - 30 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
1 - 30 SARAH CALE: INSTANTS PASSING THROUGH THE AIR I BREATHE EXHIBIT
1 - 30 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
1 - 30 Open Studio at Varley Art Gallery
2 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
2 BEAN Around The World Markham
Spring Market Village
2 Wave Kickoff
2 Seneca College Markham Campus Hosts Open House
2, 9, 16,
23, 30
Hip Hop Program
3 Youth Environment Network of York Region Impulse Event
4 Sandra Amodeo Dance Studio Presents Competitive Showcase 2016
4 Career Exploration 1: Personality & Career Fit
Career Exploration 2: Personality, Values & Work Environment
4, 11, 18, 25 Inspired Seniors Creative Arts
4, 11, 18, 25 PRIME (Parya Resources for Immigrant Media Education) Social Media Training Workshops
5 Mindfulness for Job Seekers with Deepak Manchanda
5, 12, 19, 26 Lifeskills Training and Project
6 Job Search Bootcamp
6 This Changes Everything - Climate Change Movie  by Naomi Klein
6 - 10 8th Annual Emerging Artists Show
6, 13, 20, 27 PRIME (Parya Resources for Immigrant Media Education) Social Media Training Workshops
6, 13, 20, 27 Pathways to Success, Series 1:
Volunteerism and Future Career Choices
7 Career Exploration 3: Workplace Skills & Abilities
Career Exploration 4: Exploring Work Interests
7 MEN OF THE DEEPS, 50TH ANNIVERSAY TOUR
7 Ladies Night Out Tailgate Party
7 Latin Thursdays
7 RESP: Your Child’s Future Education with Billy Wong & Janice Chan
7 Markham Towne Quilters' Group
10th Anniversary Party
7 - 10 Daffodil Month: Volunteers Needed in Support of the Canadian Cancer Society
7, 14, 21, 28 Girls Night Out at Markville Shopping Centre
7, 14, 21, 28 Lion Dance Program
8 Change the World Provincial Launch
8 Career Exploration 5: Labour Market Research
Career Exploration 6: Managing Career Change
8 JUST FOR LAUGHS ROAD SHOW
8, 9, 10 Markham Skating Club biannual
Up, Up and Away Ice Show
8, 9, 10 TABLE TENNIS - ITTF NA QUALIFICATION FOR THE 2016 OLYMPIC GAMES
8, 15, 22, 29 Photo Storytelling: Social Media Training Workshops
8, 15, 22, 29 Korean Storytelling
8, 15, 22, 29 Mom and Tots Markham
9 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
9 Museum Pottery: Gift for Mother’s Day
9 Thornhill Mom to Mom Sale
9 WU MAN AND THE SHANGHAI QUARTET
"A NIGHT IN ANCIENT AND NEW CHINA"
9 Amazing Race Markham
9 Multicultural Poetry Symposium
9, 10 2016 Ride to Conquer Cancer Bingo Bowling
9, 10 VeeDu Living Home & Garden Show
9, 16, 23, 30 Ping Pong Program & Tournament
10 Angus Glen Spring Ten Miler
10 International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2016
11 Employment Training Program ET2:
Identifying Skills & Accomplishments
11, 12 Markham Youth Theatre RENT Auditions
11, 18, 25 Reading Club
12 Write Your Winning Resume Workshop
12, 19, 26 Storytelling for Leaders
13 Dynamic Cover Letters Workshop
13 - 17 MARKHAM LITTLE THEATRE
PRESENTS CHARITY BEGINS
13 - 17 Markham Arts Council Member Spring Visual Art Show
14 Straight Talking: The Art of Assertiveness
14 I Heart Art: Painting & Speed Dating
14 Using Social Networking
14, 16 What Kind of Community Do You Want to Live In? Community Conversations
15 Hidden Job Market Workshop
15, 22, 29 Writing and Grammar Made Easy
16 "Shimmer, Sparkle and Wow",
2016 Spring Gala of St. Justin, Martyr Parish
30th Anniversary Celebration
16 Let It Drip Painting Technique Workshop
16 Grace Church Semi-Annual Rummage Sale
16 Career Series: Accounting, Graphic Design
16 Ontario Amateur Softball Association
Springboard Program
16, 23, 30 Knitting & Giving
17 Batik Exploration with Judy Livingston
17 An Afternoon of Words and Music
17 An Afternoon of Music, Art, Tea & Crumpets - TANGO!
18 Pokemon League at Milliken Mills Library
18 Interview Strategies Workshop
18 MARKHAM AT THE MOVIES: GRANDMA
19 RITA CHIARELLI AND SWEET LORETTA
20 Opportunities to Work from Home
20 Job Smarts: Communication in the Workplace
20 Permanent Resident Card Renewal and Citizenship Application Workshop
20 ALS Double Play's Kick off Party for 2016 Intentional Walk
20 Mastering Your Organic Vegetable Garden
20 MIDORI
20 SWING SHIFT BIG BAND - LEGENDARY SONGS OF THE BIG BAND ERA
21 Business Start Up Requirements Information Session with Don De Los Santos of Markham Small Business Centre
21 Markham School Of Rock House Band Will Perform An Acoustic Set
21 Jennifer Ashleigh Children's Charity Auction & Dinner
22 B-Strong Walk
22 Markham Stouffville Hospital's Earth Day Greening and Sustainability Expo
22 Mock Interviews
23 2016 Sing For Your Heart Gala - The Glittering Pearl Delta
23 Earth Month Celebration
23 Rummage Sale For Kids With Autism
23 Spring Mom-to-Mom Sale
23 Cornell Community Spring Clean Up Day
24 The 5th Annual B-Strong Walk for Brain Tumour Research
24 10,000 Trees For The Rouge Annual Spring Tree Planting
25 Mock Interview Review & Job Search Review
25 Recovery Assistance Employment Program (REAP) with Ann Vickery
26 - 30 Mother’s Day Kids Workshop: Floral Love Bouquet
26 First Link Memory Cafe at Mosaic
28 Gallery Gab: Contemporary Mark Making
28 Selling to Retail: Capitalizing on Canada's Large and Prosperous Retail Market
28 Experience Counts! Marketing Skills for the Mature Worker
28 Apprenticeship Information Session
28 KIRAN AHLUWALIA
29 ANDREAS VARADY
29, 30 2016 SALUT CUP INTERNATIONAL GYMNASTICS TOURNAMENT
29, 30 HEINTZMAN HOUSE ART SHOW & SALE
30 ESPRESSIONS: LIVE MUSIC, SOCIALIZING, PAINTING, COFFEE OR TEA!
30 Cornerstone TableTop Games Day 2016
   

May 2016

Kindred Spirits Orchestra

1 MARKHAM YOUTH GAMES
1 2016 SALUT CUP INTERNATIONAL GYMNASTICS TOURNAMENT
1 HEINTZMAN HOUSE ART SHOW & SALE
1 BEAN Around The World Mother's Day Market Village
1 Team Up For Terry Fox Kick-off
1 2016 Markham-Stouffville Mandarin Multiple Sclerosis Walk
7 MARKHAM EXPO
1 - 8 SARAH CALE: INSTANTS PASSING THROUGH THE AIR I BREATHE EXHIBIT
1 - 31 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
1 - 31 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
1 - 31 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
1 - 31 Open Studio at Varley Art Gallery
2, 9 Product Photography for Small Business
2, 9, 16, 30 PRIME (Parya Resources for Immigrant Media Education) Social Media Training Workshops
2, 9, 16, 30 Reading Club
3 FashionAble Gala and Fashion Fundraiser
3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Storytelling for Leaders
4, 11, 18, 25 PRIME (Parya Resources for Immigrant Media Education) Social Media Training Workshops
4, 11, 18, 25 Pathways to Success, Series 1:
Volunteerism and Future Career Choices
5 Lion Dance Program
5, 12, 19, 26 The Village Palettes Open Studio Painting Group
6 PA Day, PA-INTING DAY @ the Art Hub
6 PECHAKUCHA MARKHAM: VOLUME 11
6 Lifeskills Training and Project
6, 13, 20, 27 Photo Storytelling
6, 13, 20, 27 Korean Storytelling
6, 13, 20, 27 Writing and Grammar Made Easy
7 Mother's Day Painting Workshop
7 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
7 North American Native Plant Society
Annual Spring Native Plant Sale
7 SCIENCE RENEZVOUS
7 VILLAGE VOICES' FACES OF LOVE
7 KINDRED SPIRITS ORCHESTRA  - RACHMANINOFF'S PIANO CONCERTO NO. 2
7, 8 Mother’s Day Paint Date
7, 14, 21, 28 MAIN STREET MARKHAM FARMERS' MARKET
7, 14, 21, 28 Ping Pong Program & Tournament
7, 14, 21, 28 Knitting & Giving
8 Museum Pottery: Mother’s Day Jewellery Dish
8 Word Travels: Commemorating Tamil Literature & Community
8 MARKHAM CONCET BAND
- MURDER AT THE MARKHAM THEATRE
8 SHANTERO PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS DEREK EDWARDS - BALONEY & WINE
9 Markham Theatre 2016 & 17 Season Launch!
14 5th Annual IYC Showcase: Semi Formal & Dance
14 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
14 Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation
Presents "Band Baaja Baaraat Ball
- A Celebration of Wedding Cultures"
15 Museum Pottery: Flower Pot Fun!
15 CG&B CLASSIC CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT
15 THE COMIC STRIPPERS
16 Housing Information Sessions for Low Income Families, including Newcomers
- Landlords and Tenants Rights and Responsibilities
18 VARLEY FINE ART AUCTION
18 - 23 QUARTET ART SHOW
20 - 23 UNIONVILLE RIB FEST
21 Let It Drip Painting Technique Workshop
22 Pop Art Technique Workshop
22 INTERNATIONAL MUSEUM DAY
26 The Varley @ MPL
Chinese Ink Painting: Traditions, Philosophy and Practice
28 ESPRESSIONS: LIVE MUSIC, SOCIALIZING, PAINTING, COFFEE OR TEA!
28 Road Hockey Tournament
28 Career Series: Accounting, Graphic Design
28, 29 Canada Cup Floorball Championships
28 - Sept. 6 VISUALIZING A CULTURE FOR STRANGERS: CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
29 Lions "Purina" Dog Walk
29 Artist Talk with Ed Pien
29 Opening Reception for Summer Exhibitions
of the Varley Art Gallery
30 11th Annual Johnny Bistro Golf Tournament
30 Smart Commute Markham, Richmond Hill’s
9th Annual Bike to Work Day Group Ride
30 Landlords and Tenants Rights and Responsibilities Information Session
 
   
   
   

June 2016

1, 8 Pathways to Success, Series 1:
Volunteerism and Future Career Choices
1 - 30 KEVA PLANKS
1 - 30 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
1 - 30 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
1 - 30 VISUALIZING A CULTURE FOR STRANGERS: CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
1 - 30 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
1 - 30 Open Studio at Varley Art Gallery
2 The Village Palettes Open Studio Painting Group
3 P. A. Day at the Markham Museum
3, 10 Writing and Grammar Made Easy
4 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
4, 5 UNIONVILLE FESTIVAL
4, 11 Ping Pong Program & Tournament
4, 11, 18 Knitting & Giving
4, 11, 18, 25 MAIN STREET MARKHAM FARMERS' MARKET
5 Museum Pottery: Gift for Father’s Day
6 PRIME (Parya Resources for Immigrant Media Education) Social Media Training Workshops
6 Reading Club
7 Storytelling for Leaders
9, 16, 23, 30 THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE BANDSTAND
10 Youth Night
11 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
11 Harvesting Rain: The Joys of a Rain Garden
12 Museum Pottery: Toad Abodes
17 KINDRED SPIRITS ORCHESTRA
- L'HISTOIRE DU SOLDAT
17, 18 MARKHAM VILLAGE MUSIC FESTIVAL
18 Let It Drip Painting Technique Workshop
19 Father’s Day Tree Hand Print Tiles
20 Housing Information Sessions for Low Income Families, including Newcomers
- Subsidized Housing
25 ESPRESSIONS: LIVE MUSIC, SOCIALIZING, PAINTING, COFFEE OR TEA!
25, 26 TASTE OF MAKRHAM
26 STIVER MILL FARMERS' MARKET
30 KINDRED SPIRITS ORCHESTRA
- MAJESTY, BRILLIANCE AND VICTORY
   
   
   
  

* Events in bold are of particular interest to tourists in Markham.

Events in bold and red are referred by the Tourism Markham website.

We try our best for the accuracy of the events posted and don't assume responsibility for date changes, event cancellations, etc.



July 2016

Markham Canada Day Parade
1 CANADA DAY CELEBRATIONS IN MARKHAM
2 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
2, 9, 16, 23, 30 MAIN STREET MARKHAM FARMERS' MARKET
2 - 31 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
2 - 31 KEVA PLANKS
2 - 31 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
2 - 31 VISUALIZING A CULTURE FOR STRANGERS: CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
2 - 31 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
3, 10, 17, 24, 31 STIVER MILL FARMERS' MARKET
4 - 8
11 - 15
18 - 22
25 - 29
Varley Art Gallery Summer Art Camp
7, 14, 21, 28 THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE BANDSTAND
9 Gallery in White
9 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
10 Family Pottery Workshop: Garden Tiles
15 - 17 NIGHT IT UP!
16 Let It Drip Painting Technique Workshop
22 Angus Glen Summer Five Miler
30 ESPRESSIONS: LIVE MUSIC, SOCIALIZING, PAINTING, COFFEE OR TEA!
30 JAMBANA ONE WORLD FESTIVAL
 
   
   
   

August 2016

RBC Markham-Milliken Children's Festival

1 JAMBANA ONE WORLD FESTIVAL
1 - 31 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
1 - 31 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
1 - 31 KEVA PLANKS
1 - 31 VISUALIZING A CULTURE FOR STRANGERS: CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
1 - 31 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
2 - 5
8 - 12
15 - 19
22 - 26
29 - Sept 2
Varley Art Gallery Summer Art Camp
4, 11, 18, 25 THURSDAY NIGHTS AT THE BANDSTAND
6 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
6, 13, 20, 27 MAIN STREET MARKHAM FARMERS' MARKET
7, 14
21, 28
STIVER MILL FARMERS' MARKET
8 32nd Annual Markham Stouffville Hospital Golf Tournament
13 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
18 - 21 MARKHAM JAZZ FESTIVAL
20 Let It Drip Painting Technique Workshop
27 RBC MARKHAM-MILLIKEN CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL
27 ESPRESSIONS: LIVE MUSIC, SOCIALIZING, PAINTING, COFFEE OR TEA!
   
   
   
      

September 2016

Thornhill Village Festival

1 - 6 VISUALIZING A CULTURE FOR STRANGERS: CHINESE EXPORT PAINTINGS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY
1 - 30 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
1 - 30 KEVA PLANKS
1 - 30 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
1 - 30 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
3 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
3, 10, 17, 24 STIVER MILL FARMERS' MARKET
10 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
17 THORNHILL VILLAGE FESTIVAL
17 Let It Drip Painting Technique Workshop
24 ESPRESSIONS: LIVE MUSIC, SOCIALIZING, PAINTING, COFFEE OR TEA!
29, 30 MARKHAM FAIR
   
   
   


  

* Events in bold are of particular interest to tourists in Markham.

Events in bold and red are referred by the Tourism Markham website.

We try our best for the accuracy of the events posted and don't assume responsibility for date changes, event cancellations, etc.



October 2016

Markham Fair
1 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
1, 2 MARKHAM FAIR
1, 8 MAIN STREET MARKHAM FARMERS' MARKET
1 - 31 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
1 - 31 KEVA PLANKS
1 - 31 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
1 - 31 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
2, 9 STIVER MILL FARMERS' MARKET
8 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
15 Let It Drip Painting Technique Workshop
29 ESPRESSIONS: LIVE MUSIC, SOCIALIZING, PAINTING, COFFEE OR TEA!
30 28th Annual CIBC Celebration of Hope Luncheon
   
   
   

November 2016

Markham Santa Claus Parade
1 - 31 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
1 - 31 KEVA PLANKS
1 - 30 F.H. VARLEY, KATE WILSON, AND CLAIRE SCHERZINGER ON YOU MARK ART EXHIBIT
1 - 30 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
5 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
11 CITY OF MARKHAM REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICE
12 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
19 Let It Drip Painting Technique Workshop
25 FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
26 MARKHAM SANTA CLAUS PARADE
26 ESPRESSIONS: LIVE MUSIC, SOCIALIZING, PAINTING, COFFEE OR TEA!
   
   
   
      

December 2016

1 - 31 ORIENTATION GALLERY EXHIBITION:
WHAT IS MARKHAM?
DISCOVER OUR EVOLVING COMMUNITY
1 - 31 KEVA PLANKS
1 - 31 Family Storytimes at Markham Public Libraries
2, 3 UNIONVILLE OLDE TYME CHRISTMAS & CANDLELIGHT PARADE
3 Go Abstract Technique Workshop
10 Just Add Texture Painting Workshop
17 Let It Drip Painting Technique Workshop
   
   
   

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