Great Things To See And Do Around Town

Looking for interesting things to do this month in our Community? Look no further – below is a listing of various community events that I would like to promote on behalf of the various organizers. For a complete listing please click on the links below. These links will take you to my website where the full details of the listing for each event can be found.

1. Hoot and Howl at Elgin West
Date: Friday, March 1, 2019
Time: 7pm – 9pm
Description: Join us for a night of fun and adventure! Enjoy a short indoor presentation on owls and coyotes followed by a trip into the woods. Together we will call out to these wild creatures in hopes they will hoot or howl back!
      Hike Distance: 1 km
      Difficulty: Easy
      Trail Surface Type: Natural
      Age Range: Family Friendly (recommended for children ages 7 and up)
      Meeting Place: Palisade Room
Contact:  Liana D’Andrea, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority, [email protected] or 416-661-6600 x5203
Cost: Free  
Tickets:  https://trca.ca/event/hoot-howl-elgin-west/?instance_id=4228
Location: Elgin West Community Centre, 11099 Bathurst Street, Richmond Hill, ON L4C 0N2
 
2. Winter Birds: March Break Family Fun!
Date: Saturday, March 16, 2019
Time: 10am – 12pm
Description: Try birdwatching this March Break! Learn about common winter birds and where to look for them. Try out binoculars, mobile apps and field guides and together we’ll identify birds at Lake St. George! Afterwards we’ll warm up around a campfire with a cup of hot chocolate and marshmallows.
      Hike Distance: 1 km
      Difficulty: Easy to Moderate
      Trail Surface Type: Natural
    Age Range: Family Friendly (recommended for children ages 5 and up). Beginner and expert birders welcome!
      Meeting Place: Davies Hall
Contact: Liana D’Andrea, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority, [email protected]
 or 416-661-6600 x5203
Cost: Adult $12 +HST, Child (5-16) $6 +HST 
Tickets: https://trca.ca/event/winter-birds-march-break-fun/?instance_id=4226
Location: Lake St. George Field Centre, 950 Bethesda Side Road, Richmond Hill, ON L4E 3G2
 
3. March Break Nature Camp
Dates: Monday, March 11 – Friday, March 15, 2019
Time: 9am – 4pm (Optional Extended Care: 8am to 9am and 4pm to 5:30pm)
Description: Come on an adventure with us this March Break! Campers will explore and learn about nature through active play, discovery and skill building. We will play games in the forest and have fun orienteering, tracking, creating nature art, making shelters and building a fire! For ages 6 to 12 years. Optional extended care and healthy, warm lunch available. Register for individual days or book the whole week and save!
Contact:  Maggie Ballantyne, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority, [email protected]
or 416.661.6600 x5676
Cost: Child (6-12) $50/day or $225/full week. Optional Extended Care: $15/day. Optional Healthy, Warm Lunch: $6/day.
Tickets: https://trca.ca/learning/facilities/lake-st-george-field-centre/nature-camps-lake-st-george/
Location: Lake St. George Field Centre, 950 Bethesda Side Road, Richmond Hill, ON L4E 3G2
 
Future concerts include Romantic Melodies, onFebruary 16 at the Centre for the Performing Arts, in celebration of Valentines’s Day, a concert of classical music (program TBA) on May 4 & 5, to be held in Richmond Hill & Thornhill, & a collaborative concert with the Richmond Hill Philharmonic Orchestra at the Centre for the Performing Arts in June.
 
Chorus York continues to welcome prospective members for all voice parts to sit in on a rehearsal, meet our director & mingle with the choir.  For more information check our website at www.chorusyork.ca. You can also call 905-884-7922 or e-mail questions to i[email protected].
 
 
York9 FC – Pro Soccer Coming to York Region in April 2019
Get Connected click here.
To watch the video – Why the name York9FC click here.
To watch the video – Why Pro Soccer in York Region click here.
To watch the video – Pro Soccer Coast to Coast click here.
 
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