Author: Wendy Chiavalon

Dream Big! Take Action!

posted Tuesday, December 26, 2017

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As all the Christmas festivities wind down, we prepare to move into the New Year. With 2018 just around the corner have you been thinking of “resolutions” or “how do we make 2018 the best year ever”? We have all heard how it all starts in your thoughts, only you can control your future. Sounds […]

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FREE Christmas Dinner – The True Spirit of Giving!

posted Tuesday, December 19, 2017

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  It is that time of year where we love to see how caring the local businesses in Durham Region are. For the 4th year The Corral is hosting their FREE Christmas dinner December 25, 2017 from 2pm to 6pm. This is for ages and a non-alcoholic community event. The Corral is wheelchair accessible and […]

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Is Toastmasters For You?

posted Saturday, November 25, 2017

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Have you ever wanted to speak with confidence and ease in front of a group of people? Have you ever admired someone who was able to do so, and wondered how’d they do it? And, if you could do the same? Some people are born with the ability to speak eloquently in front of an […]

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The Game’s Afoot by the Ajax Community Theatre

posted Monday, November 6, 2017

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Do you like to go to the theatre? If so, look no further than Ajax. The St. Francis Centre which is located on Church St. just south of Hwy 2 will be debuting the Ajax Community Theatre’s 10th season this November with The Game’s Afoot (Nov 16-25). A bit about The Game’s Afoot… It is […]

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Energy & Innovation Breakfast!

posted Thursday, October 19, 2017

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Below is a guest post by Lauren Fowler of Durham Sustain Ability about an event taking place in Pickering this November: Durham Partners in Project Green (DPPG), a program run through Durham Sustain Ability (DSA), provides the support and tools required to guide businesses on their path to sustainability. DPPG supports their business members by […]

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It’s Pumpkinville Time!

posted Thursday, October 12, 2017

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One of my favourite fall events is coming up soon! It’s Pumpkinville time in Ajax. I have been attending Pumpkinville for the past 3 years now and it is something I look forward to every year. And who wouldn’t? At Pumpkinville you can enjoy jumpy castles, a petting zoo, a haunted house, smores, a magic […]

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Agricultural Fairs and Events in Durham Region

posted Sunday, September 10, 2017

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If you like learning about agriculture and in particular, our local agriculture, then you may want to check out some of the farm events going on in Durham region this month. The Sunderland Fall Fair takes place September 12 to 14, 2017. The fair’s theme is celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday this year. Volunteers are always […]

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Stephen King’s “It” Hits Theatres Tomorrow (September 7)!

posted Wednesday, September 6, 2017

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You’ve probably heard it on the news and every social media outlet by now…  Stephen King’s remake of the movie IT plays in movie theatres tomorrow! The popular movie is based on his 1986 novel of the same name, tells the story of children in Maine who are tormented by an evil clown named Pennywise. Durham’s […]

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Music lovers: Celebrate Canada 150 at the 2017 Scugog Summer Jam

posted Monday, June 19, 2017

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**This summer as you know is Canada’s 150th birthday. I wanted to bring your attention to what’s happening right here in Durham Region for the celebrations. Durham Tourism launched the www.durham150.ca website on June 7th at a special event in Regional Headquarters. The website highlights all tourism-related Canada 150 events and initiatives taking place in Durham Region in […]

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Durham Region farm families: Celebrating five generations and 150 years!

posted Tuesday, May 23, 2017

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**This summer as you know is Canada’s 150th birthday. I wanted to bring your attention to what’s happening right here in Durham Region for the celebrations. Durham Tourism will be launching the www.durham150.ca website on June 7th at a special event in Regional Headquarters. The website will highlight all tourism-related Canada 150 events and initiatives that are taking […]

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