Great Things To See and Do around Town

Richmond Hill Philharmonic Orchestra
Planet Earth
Sunday April 28 – 8:00 p.m.
Pre-concert talk – 7:15 p.m.
 
For more information visit rhpo.ca
For ticket details visit rhpo.ca/tickets
or call: 905-787-8811
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Chorus York
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vivaldi Gloria
Saturday May 4
Please visit chorusyork.ca for tickets.
 
Chorus York and Artistic Director Stéphane Potvin invite you to join them in welcoming the season with our annual spring concert. This year’s concert, entitled Classics in the Spring, is a program of classical choral repertoire, including Vivaldi’s Gloria, with guest soloists Angela Gibbon and Kira Braun, and a further collection of great English choral music. The accompanist for the concert is organist, Richard Hansen.
 
There will be two opportunities to enjoy this program. On Saturday, May 4th, the concert will be presented at 8:00 p.m. at St. Matthew’s United Church, 333 Crosby Ave., Richmond Hill, with a reception to follow. The program will be presented again the following day, Sunday, May 5th, at 3:00 p.m. at Thornhill Presbyterian Church, 271 Centre St.,Thornhill.
 
Tickets are available at www.chorusyork.ca/concerts or at the door.  Prices are as follows: $25 (Reg.), $20 (Sr.), $15 (Stu. with ID), $55 (Family, 2 adults, 2 children under age 18), Free (children under age 10).
 
Call 905-884-7922 for further details.
 
Be sure to visit the choir’s website www.chorusyork.ca for details regarding concerts in Season Four, 2019-2020.
 
TRCA Presents
 
TRCA Presents
Designing Your Yard with Native Plants
April 18, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm 

Bayview Hill Community Centre – 114 Spadina Road – Richmond Hill

For more information and to register click here.
 
 
TRCA Presents
Attracting Pollinators to Your Garden at Central Library
May 5, 2019 
1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Richmond Hill Public Library, Central Branch, 1 Atkinson Street. For more information and to register click here
 
 
 
 
Bike to Work Day
2019 Bike To Work Day
May 27, 2019
 
Registration begins April 29
 
Date: Monday, May 27, 2019
Time: 7:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Start and End Location: 
 
Join the Smart Commute Markham, Richmond Hill network for a 10 km group ride in the Highway 7 and 16th Avenue Corridor, featuring the newly implemented Highway 404/Highway 7 Interchange improvements, cycling lanes on Highway 7, and the Lake to Lake Cycling Route and Walking Trail! The event will include an SCMRH Bike to Work Day t-shirt, bike safety checks by Evolution Cycles, continental breakfast, prizes, giveaways from exhibitors, and a chance to network with local cyclists. Registration will close at noon on Thursday, May 23rd.
Register by Friday, May 10th to enter in our EARLY BIRD prize draw for a chance to win a cycling prize pack, which includes a cycling helmet and glove set courtesy of Evolution Cycles and a stainless steel water bottle courtesy of Smart Commute Markham, Richmond Hill!
REGISTRATION LINK WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON! Click Here.
 
 
 
Lullaboo Nursery and Childcare Center Inc. SickKids Fundraiser – May 31
 

Lullaboo Nursery and Childcare Center Inc. has been a proud supporter of the SickKids Foundation for over a decade. The Foundation holds a special place in our hearts as we have cared for many children who have been patients.

This year, our SickKids Foundation fundraising events will be held at each of our locations in the month of May. Our Elginmills location in Ward 4 at 180 Elginv Mills Road West, will be hosting their fundraising event on Friday, May 31 at 4:30 PM.

 
We host these events to raise money for this wonderful foundation, to help fund research and provide new equipment for the hospital and families.
 
In addition to our fundraising event, 100% of the registration fees in the month of May will be donated directly to the SickKids Foundation. We have a designated spot on the Donor Wall at SickKids Hospital recognizing our fundraising achievement of almost $120,000 to date.We are asking today to consider making a merchandise, monetary, or BBQ supplies donation as well as adding this event to your local news letter or feed so that we can make 2019 our best fundraising year yet. All merchandise donations received will be placed on our raffle table where parents may purchase tickets to win amazing prizes.We accept donations such as: Toys, Gift cards, Gift baskets, Recyclable cutlery, water bottles and juice boxesTo offer a monetary donation, please visit our fundraising website below and  a charitable donation receipt will be issued by SickKids Foundation and mailed/emailed to you:
https://www.sickkidsdonations.com/registrant/donate.aspx?eventid=282465&langpref=en-CA&Referrer=direct/none