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Oshawa’s Culture Partner Highlights

posted Thursday, January 27, 2022

by: in Community

Looking for something to do locally in a safe manner? Check out the following virtual options, until it’s safe to return in person. Canadian Automotive Museum The Canadian Automotive Museum is offering virtual programs, including the upcoming talk Driving While Black: African American Travel and the Road to Civil Rights on January 20, 2022. Visit their events webpage for […]

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First Natural Ice Rink Now Open For Whitby Area Residents to Enjoy

posted Saturday, January 22, 2022

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a natural ice rink at Brooklin Memorial Park (in the tennis courts) – 67 Winchester Road East, Brooklin. Staff are working on opening a second natural ice rink at Peel Park (in the lacrosse box) – 307 Trent Street East, Whitby as soon as it is possible. Residents can follow @TownofWhitby on social media for updates. Natural […]

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Clarington launches joint mental health partnership with Wounded Warriors Canada

posted Thursday, December 16, 2021

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Clarington Fire and the Clarington Fire Fighters’ Association are pleased to announce a partnership with Wounded Warriors Canada to provide first responders and their families an additional layer of mental health support through trauma therapy and education. Under the terms of the partnership, Wounded Warriors Canada will provide Clarington’s firefighters and their families access to […]

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Uxbridge Holiday Trail – light displays, shopping, treats, eats, and drinks

posted Wednesday, December 15, 2021

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‘Tis the Season and a great time to get into the holiday spirit with a magical journey through the Trail Capital of Canada. Start with a drive through the Uxbridge Optimist Fantasy of Lights, a trail of brilliant holiday displays winding through Uxbridge’s Elgin Park. The park is open nightly until January 2 from 6 to […]

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A Country Path Christmas Tour – shop throughout Durham this holiday season, and collect stamps for prizes

posted Monday, December 13, 2021

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A Country Path Christmas Tour looks slightly different this year. Instead of being one weekend only, you’re invited to choose your own day(s) to drive along A Country Path and browse numerous shops to see what remarkable treasures they have in store. The tour runs Until December 19. Pick-up a postcard at any of the […]

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Holiday shopping made easy at The Leaskdale Loop artist and market community just outside of Uxbridge

posted Thursday, December 9, 2021

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Discover distinctive and diverse destinations along the scenic countryside of the Leaskdale area, located near Uxbridge.  Explore artist studios, farm markets, and beautiful rural tourist destinations, all within a 10-minute drive. The owners of a number of businesses across Leaskdale and the surrounding area have come together for a new day trip attraction: The Leaskdale […]

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Get the Holidays started with Shop In Durham Week – Nov 28 to Dec 4, 2021

posted Thursday, November 25, 2021

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The Region of Durham is proclaiming November 28 to December 4, 2021 as “Shop in Durham Week”. This holiday season—and beyond—Durham Tourism, along with the Durham Region Joint Chambers of Commerce and Boards of Trade, have a special request for residents: Shop where you live, shop in Durham. After months and months of the same-old-same-old, treat […]

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2021 Holiday Events in Durham Region

posted Thursday, November 25, 2021

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Who’s ready for the holidays? We’re in the final countdown, with less than a month to go before Christmas. Here are a few events you might want to check out. Santa’s Drive-Thru Spectacle of Lights on Saturday, Nov. 27 starting at 6 p.m., taking place at the Ajax Downs Racetrack, Enjoy music, festive floats and […]

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Pickering’s Youth Art Show – submit your work by Nov 12, 2021 to win prizes

posted Friday, October 22, 2021

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Do you have a creative eye or artwork you cannot wait to show off? Then this event is for you. Don’t miss the chance to participate in Pickering’s annual Youth Art Show! Prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place. Art work of all sizes and styles are welcome at this event. All submissions […]

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Durham Region seeks community members to share their stories of the pandemic

posted Friday, October 22, 2021

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Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, our community has remained #DurhamStrong through our resilient spirit. The past year and a half has changed the way we work, communicate, and live. Yet, everyone has faced different struggles and triumphs throughout this time. As Durham Region looks to the future, and economic and community recovery, the are calling on […]

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