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You may like your neighbours, but do you want to spend every outdoor event with them? Open backyards mean everything you do is the sideshow for your neighbours. While they may be friends, they don’t need to see your every move. Privacy fences are great ways to give your yard more seclusion.
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What usually goes up, might work best sideways? Building your fence with horizontal planks may seem a little odd. Over the past few years more and more homeowners are looking for different ways to fence in their backyards. Closely spaced horizontal boards are a creative way to make your space private. However, building a horizontal fence is not for the new inexperienced builder. There are many challenges with creating such a structure. There are also many ways to design the fence. If you are considering the move from vertical to horizontal, check with an expert in the field for more information.
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Metal fences give a completely different look to a space. The metal partitions do not leave any spaces for prying eyes. Corrugated metal creates a modern looking fence. Most pair wood posts with the metal partitions. Because the sheets of metal are flat, it leaves room for any shelves or other decorative items to be added on the inside. It gives the homeowners a chance to be more creative with their space.
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There is absolutely nothing private about chain link fences. While it can keep in any pets, it most certainly does not keep out any nosey neighbours. If you are not in the market to build an entirely new fence, then there are things you can do to the chain link fence. Consider adding cedar planks to the existing fence. Make sure to establish a budget before heading out. Cedar can be more expensive than other woods. Bamboo is a great way to cover up a chain link fence and create a private yard. It is also cheaper than many other types of fencing and is an environmentally friendly way of fencing in your property. If you live ‘green’ than there are more natural ways to fence in your yard. Cedar trees are great plants for privacy. Be sure to buy plants that have been grown to a good height. Cedars will not grow dramatically in the first season they are planted. They are working on a root system. If you prefer to add privacy that has flare then consider Forsythia. These bushes grow to be four to six feet tall and they are hardy and can take to Ontario winters. They require full sun and well-drained soil. In the spring the Forsythia sprouts beautiful yellow flowers. They are one of the faster growing plants that will add beauty and privacy to any yard. Boxwood is a common privacy hedge. It comes in 30 different species with the tallest reaching 10 feet. The bush has been a favourite hedging for decades.
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This Month IN HISTORY September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month • Have you recently been diagnosed with prostate cancer? • Are you in the process of exploring your treatment options? • Have you had treatment and now are dealing with side effects? • Are you a prostate cancer survivor willing to share your experience? PCCN - Newmarket Prostate Cancer Support Group The primary objective of the Newmarket Prostate Cancer Support Group is to give participants a forum where they may compare experiences and discuss matters of interest relating to prostate cancer. At most meetings, a prominent member of the medical profession or another person with knowledge or experience with cancer speaks on some phase of detection, diagnosis, staging, and/or treatment of prostate cancer, or other related topics. Members of the Support Group are typically prostate cancer survivors in all stages of the disease, their families, health care professionals and all interested and concerned parties. The Newmarket Prostate Cancer Support Group meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month with the exception of July and August when there are no meetings. Their meetings are held at the Newmarket Seniors Meeting Place located at 474 Davis Drive in Newmarket, ON. The typical meeting format has a meet and greet session starting at 6:30
pm with the formal meeting starting at 7 pm and running to 9 pm. They have presenters at most meetings and allocate 45 – 60 minutes for their formal presentation, followed by a nominal 10 minute refreshment break and another 20 - 40 minute question period prior to their wrap-up. Even though this support group is situated in Newmarket, their service goes beyond their location. They have members from Thornhill, Richmond Hill, Stouffville, Uxbridge, Aurora, East & West Gwillimbury, Keswick, Bradford, Georgina, and beyond. The next closest support group is in Markham, Orillia or Barrie. Meetings provide an opportunity for people to talk in complete confidence with prostate cancer survivors. Depending on the topic, there are normally 15 to 40 people in attendance. There is usually someone there who has had the treatment you might be considering. Prostate cancer is a couples’ disease. During the meet and greet and the refreshment break gives people the opportunity to talk directly to the men and/or spouses who have been on a similar journey. At meetings when a formal presentation is not provided, they run a peer-to-peer session for a more in-depth discussion. If you are interested in getting more information, they also publish a monthly newsletter. The newsletter is normally sent out the week before their next meeting to introduce the speaker and/or format of their upcoming meeting. The newsletter also recaps and summarizes the presentation from the previous meeting. For additional information and/or access to back copies of newsletters visit the website at www.newmarketprostatecancer.com. The Newmarket Prostate Cancer Support Group does not recommend products, treatment, modalities, medications or physicians. However, all available information is freely shared.
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Puppy Love Selecting a breed of dog to bring into your home should involve several considerations. Different breeds tend to have certain instinctive characteristics as a result of their breeding, so you should evaluate your lifestyle and needs to choose a dog that’s a good fit for you and your family. Here is a brief look at the traits of some of the more popular dog breeds: Labrador Retriever - (size: males, 65-80 pounds, females, 55-70 pounds) The Lab is a strong and athletic dog. Its coat is short, straight, and very thick. The breed is known to be kind and friendly, loyal, playful, people-oriented, and hardworking. Labs are eager to please, gentle, and very patient with children. Although they tend to bark protectively, they may not be great guard dogs, due to their friendly nature. Yorkshire Terrier - (size: up to 7 pounds) Yorkies have an active nature. They are independent, yet very devoted. Despite their small size, they tend to be very quick at protecting their families. Yorkies are playful, inquisitive, and friendly. Golden Retriever - (size: males, 65-75 pounds, females 60-70) Golden retrievers are very playful, extremely friendly, reliable, and devoted. They thrive on human contact. Due to their high energy levels, they require a fair amount of exercise, including daily walks, running and play time.
Beagle - (size: 18-30 pounds) Beagles make great family companions and bond very well with children. They will tend to bond with the entire family rather than one family member. They are bright, friendly, and outgoing. Due to their highly developed sense of smell and their inquisitive nature, they tend to roam. Their high energy and stamina mean that exercise is a must. Beagles do not drool and don’t tend to have a doggy odour, and shedding is minimal. Boxer - (size: males, approx. 70 pounds, females approx. 60) Boxers are playful and fun-loving with family and friends, but are generally wary of strangers, making them excellent guard dogs. They are loyal and intelligent but can tend to be stubborn. Shih Tzu - (size: on average 9-16 pounds) The Shih Tzu personality is docile, friendly, affectionate, and intelligent. Shih Tzus tend to thrive on attention, both adult & child. Labradoodle – Because this is a crossbred dog, created by crossing the Labrador Retriever and the Standard, Miniature or Toy Poodle, the size, weight and temperament will vary. Although dogs offer unconditional love and ensure you get out to take walks every day, the decision to own a dog requires careful consideration. Before you decide on a breed, research 2 or 3 breeds total that seem to suit your lifestyle.
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Is there a drum set in your house? Has your child taken up the Baritone? Perhaps you have a toddler or a television viewer that loves to crank up the volume. No matter what the noise, you may think that you will never have any peace even in your own home. Think again. There are ways to help cut down on the amount of sound that is bellowing through your hallways. Sound waves love hard surfaces. They can dance endlessly around a barren room. Harder flooring like hardwood, laminate and tile are perfect for sound travel. While wood may be esthetically pleasing, carpet is a much better sound absorber. Throw rugs are a nice touch on a wood floor. They add colour while helping to calm the bouncing sound waves. If you are carpeting an entire room, consider using a thicker underpad for more noise absorption. Bare walls and windows are also great sound conductors. If your teen’s drum set is in the unfinished basement, the cymbals will love the effect the cement surroundings make. An unfinished room has a lot of potential to become a soundproof room. If you are working on finishing the basement so the aspiring rock band in the house has a quieter place to play, it’s not too late to add a few changes to the products you intend to use.
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When insulating a new room look for products that are designed to help reduce sound travel. There are types of insulation on the market that are made to help reduce noise. Drywall is also a good sound barrier, but it may not be enough when it comes to the ceiling. It you are considering a drop ceiling, there are a variety of tiles that offer a sound barrier. Remember that if you wish to use hard flooring, add a throw rug. If there are windows, consider hanging curtains to help reduce outside sounds and absorb inside noise. Check for leaks around the windows. The cracks will not only let in drafts, but they will also let in outside noises. Try resealing windows or using weather stripping to fill in any holes.
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Back to School You have been waiting for this day since the day your child was born. The first day of school is a passage into the next step of childhood. It’s a passage for your child as much as it is for you. It’s never easy to watch your child head off to school for the first time. It’s not easy for your child either. Have you done enough to prepare for this day? What should you have done differently? Everyone finds transition a little easier if they have been prepared. Preschool programs are great for preparing your little one for school. They often follow a school-like routine and introduce your young one to circle time and other school activities. Most programs are only a couple of hours long, which makes it a nice short introduction to a structured routine. Before your youngster heads to school walk through what the day will be like for him/her. Talk about circle time, arts and crafts, playground time and any lunch routines. Depending upon the age of your child, there may be naptime included in the routine. Answer any questions your child may have as calmly and positively as you can despite any anxieties you may be feeling as well. When the big day comes don’t exaggerate how wonderful your child’s day will be. Keep the conversation positive. Try to get to the school a little earlier so your youngster has more time
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to get used to his/her surroundings. Look for things that might be familiar to your child. It may help with the anxiety later on in the day. Don’t sneak out while your child is busy. It may make your child’s anxiety even worse. Be direct and let him/her know that you cannot stay but that you will be there as soon as they are done for the day. Despite your own anxious feelings, try to remain positive and calm. For the older kids starting school can bring about anxiety for a different reason. If your child is already dreading math class or another subject, it could mean that they need some extra help. Do you recall crying sessions with your child while you attempted to help him/her with a subject? Hiring a private tutor is an option for students who are struggling. It is also an option for those students who are only encountering issues because of their confidence in a subject. There are companies that offer tutoring services for a number of subjects. When contacting one be sure to ask what qualifications the tutors have and how long they have been studying the subjects. Ask for references and find out any feedback about the company or the tutor. Find out how many times a week your child will need to come and work out a schedule. Ask if they allow make-up sessions for those times you are not able to attend.
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Senior BEAT Avoid Golf Injuries There isn’t a golfer on the planet that would say that golf is the most calming sport. How many 5-irons have seen the side of a tree out of anger? It is a very precise sport that takes patience and mental strength. It also takes the proper execution of every movement. That is not a small feat. It involves repetitive swinging and in stances that may not be what your muscles are used to. Each swing can take a physical toll on a golfer. Before heading out to the links, take time to remember your body, especially your muscles. Practice makes perfect, or in golf it at least makes things somewhat better. It’s very easy to be injured while taking a swing in a golf game. Take time to find your swing. Try consulting with a professional who can help you find the best position and the safest way to swing and not injure yourself. Practice a few shot before heading out onto the green. Don’t forget to stretch. Stretching is a great way to limber up and give your muscles a head start. Making your way around the course with a heavy golf bag can add a lot of unnecessary stress on your muscles and on the rest of your body. Invest in a golf cart to help you carry your bag. There are push or pull carts that take the stress out of carrying around a bag. Motorized golf carts are also available to rent. Keep in mind that using the golf cart will mean less walking. One of the physical benefits of golf is the nice walk through the course. The right equipment will make or break your day. Proper footwear plays a very important part in the wellbeing of every golfer. Not only is the comfort of your feet important, but shoes that have the proper support will also mean less wear and tear on your knees and back. Staying hydrated on hot days is really a given. It’s important to make up for any water loss you experience in the hot sun. Even during the cooler days, it is vitally important to drink enough. Water is the best beverage to help cool you down and regenerate your muscles. It also helps decrease the chance of experiencing fatigue on the course. Warming up is very important before heading out, and cooling down is just as important. Plan doing a few more appropriate stretches when you have finished your round of golf. Your will find you are less stiff and sore the next day. If you are an avid golfer, your body is receiving the same treatment a few times a week. For any consistent issues consult a Chiropractor or a Physiotherapist. They are able to help straighten out any issues and lead you to a safer way to golf.
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“Finally Free from Arthritis Pain Without Drugs and Harmful Side Effects” Living with arthritis pain can affect every part of your life. It keeps you from enjoying the good things in life – time with grandkids, playing golf, even working in the yard. It would be nice to get out of bed – just one morning – without pain. Every time you try and push through the pain…like standing or walking for a long period of time…you pay for it for the next 2-3 days with even more pain.
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Pain Pills Are Not The Answer Do you remember the Vioxx scandal? It was a medication designed to relieve arthritis pain…but like all drugs, it had side effects. After years of use worldwide, the makers withdrew it from the market because of the overwhelming evidence it caused heart attacks and strokes. There’s a time to use pain medications, BUT not before seeking a natural way to correct the CAUSE of the problem! Ask yourself … after taking all these pain medications…maybe for years…are you any better off?
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Have you had one doctor after another telling you this is just the natural process of the body getting older - that you should expect to have arthritis. Sure, if you don’t take care of your damaged joints now, as you get older they will be worse (which is why you shouldn’t wait any longer to see if I can help you.) However, old age is not the cause of your arthritis. I’ll venture to say all 360 joints in your body are the same age, yet arthritis and joint degeneration has not affected every one of them – only your previously injured joints that never healed properly. My name is Dr. Joshua Nikkanen, owner of Crossroads Chiropractic. Over the past 14 years since we’ve opened the doors, I’ve seen hundreds of people come in suffering with arthritis and leave the office pain-free.
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I’ve made it my mission in practice to help those suffering with chronic pain like you.
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I hear this too often, so I decided to do something about it and run this ad. Just call before September 20th and you’ll get my “Arthritis Evaluation” for only $35. • • • •
An in-depth consultation about your arthritis where I will listen…really listen. A complete nerve, muscle and spinal exam to find the “cause” of your problem. A full set of specialized x-rays to look for joint degeneration (arthritis)… (NOTE: These would normally cost you at least $100). A thorough analysis of your exam and x-ray findings so I can show you how to fix the problem.
I’ll answer all your questions about chiropractic and arthritis pain. The appointment will not take long at all and you won’t be sitting in a waiting room all day either. To take me up on this special offer, you must call before September 20, 2016. Call today…Phone 905-830-1146 In addition to that, here’s what some of the top medical researchers had to say about chiropractic… “Manipulation [chiropractic adjustments], with or without exercise, improved symptoms more than medical care did after both 3 and 12 months.”– British Medical Journal “Chiropractor’s manipulation of the spine was more helpful than any of the following: traction, massage, biofeedback, acupuncture, injection of steroids into the spine and back corsets, and ultrasound.” -- Stanley Bigos, MD, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Feel the Improvement – and Say “Yes” to Life Again
With my “Arthritis Evaluation”, we can find the problem and then correct it. Think of how you could feel in just a few short weeks. See and feel your life change for the better. Start your body on the way to pain-free, normal living. Feel tight joints rest, relax, free up. Feel muscles tied in knots become more supple. Feel strength in your muscles increase. As you begin to see motion returning to your joints, you’re preventing and reducing chances of disability and a crippling future. You’re playing golf again -- hitting longer drives, smoother putts, and lower scores…without pain.
Arthritis can be successfully treated. Healthy, pain-free living should be yours.
Are you suffering from arthritis pain? If so, relief may be easier than you think.
“I have seen with my own eyes how patients with arthritis, crippled for years, have walked out of my office with more spring in their step, better strength and less pain!” – says Joshua
Nikkanen, D.C reporting on his clinic in Newmarket.
Call anytime between the hours of 7:30 am and 6:00 pm Monday through Thursday. Tell the receptionist you’d like to come in for the Special Arthritis Evaluation before September 20, 2016.We can get started with your consultation, exam and x-rays as soon as there’s an opening in the schedule. Our office is called Crossroads Chiropractic and you can find us at 45 Eagle Street in Newmarket, just 2 doors east of Yonge St. on the north side. I look forward to helping you get rid of your pain so you can start living a healthier, more joyful life.
Sincerely, Dr. Joshua Nikkanen, D.C. P.S. The only real question to ask you is this… Life’s too short to live in pain like this. Call today 905-830-1146 and soon I’ll be giving you the green light to have fun again.
Take me up on my offer and call today 905-830-1146.
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_____September 4 & 18____________
_____Friday, September 9__________
_____Sunday, September 11________
FREE FRENCH LANGUAGE CONVERSATION
CANADIAN TAI CHI ACADEMY OPEN
UNITY OF NEWMARKET SUNDAY SERVICE,
GROUP This group welcomes adults (from
HOUSE & FREE INTRODUCTORY CLASS
10:30 am. at Newmarket Public Library, 438
From the Heart through the Hands. Experience
francophones to beginners) looking to put their
Ready for an intelligent exercise? The
Park Avenue. “If it is Going To Be, it’s Up to Me.
the unique beauty of handcrafted pieces from
French language CONVERSATION skills into action.
many health benefits of practising tai chi
Is it Really Up to Me?” - in Partnership with
the Museum’s collection. This exhibit is included
are well known & extensively documented,
God. Info: 905-830-0331, 416-627-2380,
with general admission & can be seen during
the timeless flowing moves beautiful to
the museum regular hours of operation. Visit
watch & enjoyable to do. Try it for yourself,
www.townofws.ca/museum for details!
this ancient art is not what you might
CALLING ALL WRITERS! The Writer’s
expect. Learn to relax, improve your health
Community of York Region is very pleased to
EAST GWILLIMBURY PUBLIC LIBRARY
_____Wednesday, September 7____
or just your mood. It’s never too early or
welcome Canadian Author, Andrew Sullivan to our
Happening in September: Igniting Ideas,
AURORA PUBLIC LIBRARY Money Talk$
too late to start tai chi; this time-tested
September meeting. Mr. Sullivan will focus on writing
Back to School Minecraft Party & Learn to
Series. Tame Your Investment Portfolio!
method is accessible to any age or fitness
about violence & illness & how the body itself can
Sew with Anne-Marie Schlodder. Visit your
7pm. Magna Room. FREE informal monthly
level. Newmarket, (SW-corner of Harry
provide the key to starting any story. This exciting
branch or website to see the many programs
Walker Pkwy.), course begins the following
event will take place at the Newmarket Community
we have to offer including Children
unbiased knowledge in economics & financial
week. The Canadian Tai Chi Academy is
Centre, 200 Doug Duncan Drive from 9am to 12pm.
Storytimes & Children’s Activities, Teens &
planning. Call Aurora Public Library Adult
a registered charitable organization No.
For more information & registration, please visit our
Tweens & Adult Programs. Holland Landing
Information Desk: 905-727-9494, ext. 275 or
85630 8366 RR0001, devoted to promoting
website at wcyork.ca. We are looking forward to
Branch, 19513 Yonge St. 905-836-6492
the practice of Tai Chi for relaxation &
& Mount Albert Branch: 19300 Centre
health. For more info please call 289-366-
St. 905-473-2472. See more details at
NEWMARKET PUBLIC LIBRARY Introduction
to MS Office. 2-4pm. Ask questions & learn the
9956 or see CanadianTaiChiAcademy.org.
_____Monday, September 12_______ GENESIS
basics, including authoritative online resources
UPPER CANADA SATSANG A monthly
CENTRE Fall Grief Support Group at 7pm.
ORTA HIKES FOR SEPTEMBER
that will enhance & develop what you learn so you
Community Assembly for fellowship, chanting
It is a time of sharing & learning about the
Come & join us on our hikes on over 300km of
can continue developing your skills & knowledge.
& networking intended to inform on some Hindu
journey of grief. Sessions last seven weeks.
moraine trail! ORTA offers guided hikes of all
Register at the Lower Level Information Desk or
practices. Hindus & interested non-Hindus are
For information, phone 905-895-7750.
difficulties & lengths, weekdays & weekends.
call 905-953-5110 Ext. 4770.
welcome. Location: Newmarket Community
Some are targeted at families; others are
Centre & Lion’s Hall, 200 Doug Duncan Drive,
DO YOU SUFFER FROM BACK, NECK,
oriented towards adults while others have a
_____Thursday, September 8______
Newmarket. For more info contact Ranji Singh
SHOULDER PAIN? come for a free 1 hour
strong nature focus. Hike schedules & related
UNITY OF NEWMARKET WORLD DAY
workshop Elemental Core Healing, 7-8pm , to
information can be found under the ‘Hiking’
OF PRAYER SPECIAL SERVICE 7:30 pm -
tab at www.oakridgestrail.org
“Discover the Power Within, Unleash Your
Divine Potential”, at Budokan Judo Club,
Unit 3, 620 Steven Court, Newmarket,
LAUNCH OF OUR NEW NAME, ALL ARE
_____September 12 & 18___________
“AURORA & THE GREAT WAR, PART 1 OF
WELCOME! Join us on from 12pm to 2pm
LEARN MODERN SQUARE DANCING Free
3, FOR KING AND COUNTRY”. Wednesday
for a family-fun event hosted by Creekside
Intro to Modern Square Dancing evenings 7-8:30pm
Family Dental. There will be magicians,
at 474 Davis Drive, Newmarket. Beginner classes
to Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm. Explore local,
register email@example.com or
national & global impacts of early stages
BIG TOP SCHOOL OF CIRCUS ARTS Open
clowns and “Zoo to You” petting zoo.
continue throughout the fall & winter on Monday
of war, initial reactions, early enlistment
House & Registration. Try a FREE Class! 3-5
Grab a bite to eat too! Free burgers and hot-
yrs: 5-6pm. 6-9 yrs: 6-7pm. 10+ yrs: 7-8pm.
dogs. For more info call 905-836-1787.
three holistic dimensions: physical, mental & social.
House, 15372 Yonge Street, Aurora. Call 905-898-0699 for further information aurorahs.com or visit www.bigtopcircusschool.ca.
No experience is necessary & no partner is required.
BILLY JOEL & THE PIANO MEN Presented by
Wear comfortable shoes & clothing. Get ready to
Culp Productions at the Newmarket Theatre.
laugh & make new friends. Contact Anne or Reg at
_____Thursday, September 1_______
NEWMARKET PUBLIC LIBRARY Microsoft
8pm. 505 Pickering Cres., Newmarket,
UNITY OF NEWMARKET BOOK STUDY &
PowerPoint: DISCOVER & CREATE. 1- 4pm. Enjoy
(905) 953-5122 - www.newtix.ca
a fun & interesting three-hour workshop on this
at Budokan Judo Club, Unit 3, 620 Steven Court,
popular presentation software for work, school or
_____September 10 & 11____________
_____Tuesday, September 13_______
Newmarket. Info: 905-830-0331, 416-627-2380,
business. Create a design with images, transitions,
NEW’BARK’ET Lions Park, 424 D’Arcy
animations, timings, sound & video for any event.
Street, 10am to 4pm. Dog related vendors
at 7:30pm at 20 Oak Ave. River Drive Park
Register at the Lower Level Information Desk or
& entertainment. Pooch Plunge at the Peter
call 905-953-5110 Ext. 4770.
Gorman Pool ($5 per dog). Family friendly
event with free admission. www.newmarket.
_____September 1, 15 & 29_________ FREE FRENCH LANGUAGE CONVERSATION GROUP This group welcomes adults
_____September 8 & 22____________
Meet Brian Region
welcome. Visitors can attend for free. Visit:
looking to put their French language
GROUP This group
5TH ANNUAL EAST GWILLIMBURY HOME
CONVERSATION skills into action. 6pm
welcomes adults (from francophones to
& LIFESTYLE SHOW 2016 Join us! Meet local
to 8pm. Covernotes Tea & Coffee House,
beginners) looking to put their French language
vendors & share in fun for the whole family,
YOGA CLASSES WITH ALAN SARGEANT
10268 Yonge St. (beside the Richmond
CONVERSATION skills into action. 6:30pm to
bigger than ever! FREE Admission. Sat. 10am-
Teaching Yoga for over 15 years! Mondays &
Hill Centre for the Performing Arts). Web:
8:30pm. Tim Horton’s, 17310 Yonge St. (just
5pm. Sun. 10am-4pm. EG Sports Complex,
Wednesdays in Newmarket, Tuesdays in Bradford.
north of the York Region Administrative Centre,
1914B Mount Albert Rd., Sharon. www.egcoc.
west side). Web: http://bit.ly/partagez_
For more information or to register, please visit
conversation Email: Partagez.York@yahoo.ca.
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www.ysnaturalists.com for more information.
the library’s eBooks, eMagazine, digital
“THE FOUR AGREEMENTS” by Miguel
_____Saturday, September 17______
EVERYONE LOVES A FASHION SHOW
music & video collections. You may bring
Ruiz, at Budokan Judo Club, Unit
ANNUAL BAZAAR Southlake Village, 640
Bethel Christian Reformed Church, 333
your device or laptop, but it is not required.
Register at the Lower Level Information
Enjoy a morning out for just $6 (first-timers
Desk or call 905-953-5110 Ext. 4770.
$4). Babysitting provided upon request. Fall
COMMUNITY BIBLE STUDY FOR WOMEN
_____September 15 & 27______
ONE NIGHT WITH A CAVALCADE OF
Fashions from Alia Tan Jay. Music & speaker:
NEWMARKET PUBLIC LIBRARY 3D Printer
LEGENDS In support of the Canadian Diabetes
Claudia Loopstra, Kettleby. Presented by
denominational, in depth bible study on
& Vinyl Cutter class. Thursday, September 15, 7-
Association. Royal Canadian Legion Branch 385,
Newmarket Christian Women’s Connection
Revelation, 1st & 2nd Peter. Babysitting
8pm. Tuesday, September 27, 4- 5pm. This class
105 Industrial Parkway in Aurora. Doors open
in Association with RSVP Ministries. For
& children’s class available. Meeting at
teaches the basics of preparing 3D files for printing
at 7pm. Show begins at 8pm. Presold tickets
reservations & cancellations please call
Cedarview Community Church, 1000
& creating vinyl signs & decals for cutting using the
only $20. For info call Dave at cell: 905-954-
Gorham St., Newmarket.
library’s Roland Vinyl Cutter. It is recommended
5880 home: 905-476-2459 or Carolyn at 905-
for those wishing to use the library’s 3D printer
235-1347. Entertainers: Jim Robinson, Jimmy
Grace Street, Newmarket. 9am to 1pm. Free Parking.
NEWMARKET PUBLIC LIBRARY Computers
_____Thursday, September 15______
or vinyl cutter. Register at the Lower Level
Gribbon as John Denver, Amberley Beatty as
201, 2-4pm. Computers 201 topics include:
PROSTATE CANCER CANADA NETWORK
Information Desk or call 905-953-5110 Ext. 4770.
Patsy Cline & Dave Collison as Elvis Presley.
Internet security, anti-virus, extensions, uploading
Newmarket Support Group Meeting at
& downloading, email basics, transferring images
Newmarket Seniors Meeting Place, 474
_____September 16 & 17____________
BEREAVED FAMILIES OF YORK REGION’S
& videos. Register at the Lower Level Information
Davis Drive, Halls 4 & 5, Newmarket. Meet
YEE-HAW! IT’S MAGNA HOEDOWN TIME
9TH ANNUAL MEMORIAL BUTTERFLY
Desk or call 905-953-5110 Ext. 4770.
AGAIN! Evening includes: Texas Style
RELEASE & WALK TO REMEMBER at Fairy
BBQ, Door Prizes, Prospector’s Raffle,
Lake Park in Newmarket on September 17th.
PROBUS CLUB OF AURORA Monthly
from Southlake Regional Hospital will
Hoedown Junction, Cash Bar! Raffle
Contact us at 905-898-6265 for more details!
meeting from 10am to 12pm. Royal Canadian
discuss the options available if your
Tickets for a grand prize of $75,000.
Legion, 105 Industrial Parkway N. Speaker: Dave
PSA starts to rise again after your
We are also looking for supporters to
Patterson & his topic will the “The Myths of
initial treatment for prostate cancer.
help sell the raffle tickets for us. Big
Club for the Purina Guide Dog Walk, Sheppard’s
1492”. For more information call Program Chair
Everyone is welcome. Contact Phone
Brothers Big Sisters of York are pleased
Bush, in Aurora. Registration 9am. Walk at
Cliff White at 905-841-2421. New members
Number: 905-895-1975. Web address:
to be one of fifteen charities selected as
10am. Gifts/BBQ at 11am. Please volunteer,
welcome to attend or call Gary Gilbert at
a recipient of the Hoedown proceeds!
bring your pets & friends. All welcome. Please
Magna Corral, Aurora. Purchase Raffle
donate. More info – firstname.lastname@example.org –
905-895-2849 for more information.
_____Thursday, September 15, 22 & 29_
tickets at 350 Industrial Parkway
Chris 647-967-6453, Pet Valu, Aurora and/or
NEWMARKET PUBLIC LIBRARY Digital
South, Aurora. 905-726-2149.
Library Live! 7- 8pm. Discover how to access
STUDY & DISCUSSION 7:30 - 9 pm,
_____Wednesday, September 14___
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FALL FOREST FESTIVAL Celebrate Art in the
a Jane Austin novel. Tickets $10. Sold at Holland
NEWMARKET HISTORICAL SOCIETY
Forest, 10am to 3pm. Hollidge Tract, 16389
Landing Library & Mount Albert Libraries & at the
Meeting at Lions Hall, Community Centre,
SERVICE, 10:30 am. at Newmarket Public
Hwy. 48, Whitchurch-Stouffville. Admire
door at 6:30pm. Silvercity Theatre Newmarket.
Riverwalk Common at 7:30pm. Joseph Hill,
Library, 438 Park Avenue. “The Divine
& shop for exquisite art inspired by nature.
Film 7pm. www.southlakecinemania.com.
one of the founding families. Timothy Rogers
Agenda” – the Art of allowing Divine Order
& Joseph Hill, both Quakers, built the first mill
into our lives. Info: 905-830-0331, 416-6272380, www.unitynewmarket.com.
Open to all. Registration recommended
by phone at 1-877-464-9675 or at
_____Tuesday, September 20______
at the crossing of the Holland River (at what
is now Fairy Lake) & began to grind flour in
December of 1801. Author Allan McGillivray
_____Monday, September 26______
will be our speaker.
ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION BR. 426
HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY Join us at
TURNING 70! Please join us to help us
7:30pm, at the Mt. Albert Community
celebrate. 5pm light hors d’oeuvres with
Centre, 53 Main Street, Mount Albert.
_____Thursday, September 22_____
ANNIVERSARY! Come help us Celebrate
speeches & dancing to follow. Tickets are
The speaker will be James Graham talking
BOND HEAD/BRADFORD GARDEN CLUB
at 5:30pm at the Richmond Hill Performing
$12/person & available at the Bar. Please plan
about Old Fashioned Favourites. Members
General Meetings are held at the Danube
Arts Centre, 10286 Yonge St. Celebrating
on joining us to help celebrate this special
September Flower Show. All welcome. Lug
Seniors Leisure Centre on the 4th Thursday
students with Learning Disabilities and/
occasion. 707 Srigley St., Newmarket.
a Mug. For more information call 905 853-
of the month from March to June & from
or ADHD in the community, as well as their
7126 or email us at eggardeners@gmail.
September to November. September Meeting
families. $10/person. For more info please visit
_____Sunday, September 18________
com or visit us on our Facebook page at
will start the Christmas Food Drive & Miriam
www.ldayr.org or contact LDAYR by email
THE TERRY FOX RUN This year’s 36th
Goldberger, Taming Wild Flowers. For
email@example.com or phone 905-884-7933 ext. 23.
ASSOCIATION OF YORK REGION – 40TH
information call Gloria at 705-458-4598.
anniversary run takes place on Sunday, September 18th. There is no registration fee
IGNITE YOUR PASSION! 7pm. at Sharon
but donations to the Terry Fox Foundation for
Hope United Church, 18648 Leslie Street,
cancer research are most welcome. Pledge
Sharon. York Harmony Chorus (formerly York
_____Saturday, September 24______
Museum, 9am to 4pm. Your junior chef will spend
sheets can be downloaded online at www.
Highlands) invites you to a FREE membership
NEWMARKET PUBLIC LIBRARY LinkedIn
the day making delicious apple treats in both the
terryfox.org. Money & pledge sheets may be
trial for 6 weeks to learn the art form of a
Workshop ‘It’s who you know’…2-3pm.
historic & modern kitchen, followed by games,
turned in to any Canadian bank up to a month
cappella singing. No experience is necessary
Enjoy an interactive introductory workshop
crafts, & a tour of the Museum. Apple pressing will
after the run.
& you don’t need to read music! Contact Carol
to LinkedIn, the go-to networking tool
be done outside – weather permitting. Participants
Richard at firstname.lastname@example.org or
for professionals & building business
Centre, 100 John West Way. 10am start.
call 416-316-9465 for more information.
relationships. Learn how to create a profile,
ages: 5-12. Pre-registration is required. Visit www.
Registration begins at 8:30am.
make connections & post updates. Bring your
townofws.ca/museum for details!
BRADFORD: BWG Leisure Centre, 471 West
DAY WORKSHOP Whitchurch-Stouffville
questions & discover how to leverage your
Park Ave. 10am start. Registration begins at 9am.
NEWMARKET GARDEN CLUB Meetings are
contacts to advance your career. Register
_____Tuesday, September 27______
EAST GWILLIMBURY: Mount Albert Public
held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month except
at the Lower Level Information Desk or
ZOOMER OPPORTUNITIES EXPO If you’re a
School, 5488 Mount Albert Rd. 10am start.
August which is the 2nd Tuesday at 8pm at
call 905-953-5110 Ext. 4770.
Zoomer 45+, you won’t want to miss out! Attend
Registration begins at 9am.
the Newmarket Community Centre –Lions
NEWMARKET: Ray Twinney Recreation
Hall, Doug Duncan Drive, Newmarket. The
BAC 7TH ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT
resume review by HR professionals, master
Complex, 100 Eagle St. W. 9am start.
topic is “Indoor Landscaping with Orchids &
Registration 11:30am. Tee Off Start: 12:30pm. 18
interview techniques, one-to-one coaching on
Registration begins at 8:30am.
Cacti” with Eric & Ellen Lee. Members enjoy
Hole. Silver Lakes Golf Club, 21114 Yonge Street,
social media & technology (bring your device), &
For site-specific details & other run locations,
our annual summer Garden Tour, Bus Trip,
East Gwillimbury (Off Queensville Sideroad).
networking with business & community agencies
visit www.terryfox.org or call 1-888-836-9786.
& November Potluck Dinner. New members
For additional information contact 905-478-
who value the contribution of mature workers.
& guests are always welcome! Visit
2888. Click to Register for GT or to Sponsor
Refreshments, Door prizes, Free admission.
click To Sponsor for GT. BeyondAbilities@start.
ca Website: www.BeyondAbilitiesCentre.ca
or phone 416-805-6721 for more information.
Register by September 15.
Aurora: St. Andrews Valley Golf Club, 4
_____September 19 & 21___________ DANCEIT
this community event to benefit from on-site
AEROBICS PROGRAM - FREE TRIAL NIGHT
_____September 20 & 27___________
DanceIt is a unique women’s fitness program that
AURORA LADIES VOLLEYBALL LEAGUE
uses a variety of music and moves. Dance your way
Tryouts for ages 18+. Visit www.alvl.ca for
EUCHRE PARTY AT BRADFORD UNITED
to fitness while moving to Latin, Pop, Swing, Jazz,
CHURCH 1:30 – 3:30pm. Bradford United
DISCOVERY & ADVENTURE NIGHT Take
Church is hosting a Euchre Party. The Church
a historic tour of Old Town Hall, established
Rock, Disco & more, all in 1 hour classes offered
Pinnacle Trail. 2-7pm.
twice a week. For more details & to register for your
_____Wednesday, September 21___
is located at 66 Barrie Street, in Bradford
in 1883 and learn about the buildings rich
FREE TRIAL call Cindy at 289-221-0054, or email,
(telephone 905-775-7268). Tickets are $10/
history as it has transformed over the
email@example.com. All ages & fitness levels. WE
NEWMARKET Meets the 3rd Wednesday
person & may be obtained at the door. Proceeds
years. Travel back in time for the night by
CAN’T WAIT TO “SHAKE IT” with you!
each month at Seton Hall (17955 Leslie
support Bradford United Church & its charities.
participating in engaging activities delivered
Street) from 10am to noon. Call Jay at 905-
Refreshments & prizes will be provided. Come
in partnership with our Imagination Station
727-4089 or come to a meeting.
& join us for an enjoyable social afternoon of
program. 460 Botsford St. 6-7:30pm.
cards. We look forward to seeing you.
Suitable for ages 4-12. Free admission.
_____Monday, September 19_______
GREENTIGER Exercising is good for muscle tone & respiration. Internal exercises enhance
AHS SPEAKER SERIES — JACQUELINE
the health of bones, connecting tissues &
STUART Aurora & the Great War: The Home
_____Sunday, September 25_______
internal organs. Tai Chi & Chi Kung are basic
Front. From 7 to 9 pm at Hillary House, Aurora’s
BUSKERFESTIVAL Old Town Hall, 460
_____Saturday, October 1__________
internal exercises & when practiced for health
own Jacqueline Stuart presents Aurora & the
Botsford St., Newmarket Riverwalk Commons,
is called Neigong. Classes for all levels &
Great War: The Home Front. Curator at the Aurora
200 Doug Duncan Drive & Timothy Street. 1
HISTORICAL SOCIETY: Free tours at Hillary
ages. www.greentiger.ca 905-853-9891.
Museum for many years with continuing advocacy
to 4:30pm. Street performers will entertain
House from 10 am to 4 pm, 15372 Yonge Street,
in preserving Aurora’s history, Jacqueline always
audiences. Indoor location available in inclement
Aurora including WW1 Exhibit. Visit us at the Aurora
SOUTHLAKE CINEMANIA PRESENTS…
presents interesting presentations. 15372 Yonge
Cultural Centre as we share WW1 items & discover
“LOVE & FRIENDSHIP” a British comedy based on
Street, Aurora. aurorahs.com
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our Children’s programming in a whole new way.
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MURDER MYSTERY DINNER & SILENT
chi who would like to reconnect. Canadian Tai Chi
Community Centre, 19513 Yonge Street,
healing & intuitive abilities for yourself &
AUCTION “The Café Murder”. Bradford United
academy, reg’d charitable organization No. 85630
Holland Landing. Preview: Friday, Oct 14
your loved ones. Over the three sessions
Church, 66 Barrie Street, Bradford. Tickets $35/
8366 RR0001. For more info please call 289-
from 7-8:30pm. $5/person or $10/family.
you will receive 4 attunements & learn
person. Contact the Church at 905-775-7268.
366-9956 or see CanadianTaiChiAcademy.org.
Book Sale: Sat. Oct 15 from 9am-4pm. Free
the history & magic of the Usui System of
Final day for tickets is Friday, September 23rd. A
A Lineage of Learning for Living Well.
admission. Last Call Special 2-4pm. Fill a
Natural Healing. Thurs/Fri: 7-10:30pm. &
bag for $5. Bring your own bags. Student
Sat: 9:30am- 5:30pm. Price is $250.00 + hst.
_____Monday, October 3__________
volunteers are sought for set up & tear down.
Includes manual, certificate, refreshments
YOGA WITH JOANNE ROYCE 9 week
Lifting required. For info or to volunteer call
& lunch on Sat. Reiki Master, Karen
CELEBRATING CULTURE – WHITCHURCH-
course begins today. Beginner/Intermediate,
Armstrong. Register at 905-836-2781 or
STOUFFVILLE MUSEUM The Museum is
Day/Evening Session available. Pre-register
participating in Culture Days by offering FREE
quickly as space is limited! yoga-with-
_____Saturday, October 29________
admission to the Museum! Take this opportunity
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 905-478-
HILLARY HOUSE BALL, 6pm at King Valley
to bring the whole family to visit our site! Visit
8245. Gift Certificates Available.
Golf Club, 15675 Dufferin Street. An Affair to
gourmet dinner with dessert will be served. Wine or beer for purchase. Doors open at 5:30pm.
the preservation & restoration of Hillary
_____Sunday, October 2___________
PATSY CLINE AND THE QUEENS OF
House National Historic Site, a significant
PSYCHOTHERAPY & EFT Do you feel stalled
CANADIAN TAI CHI ACADEMY GRAND
COUNTRY Presented by Culp Productions
landmark in Aurora. $150 each or a table of
in your life? Unable to move through a situation,
OPENING & FREE INTRODUCTORY CLASS
at the Newmarket Theatre. 8pm. 505
10 for $1,350. Call 905-727-8991.
find a solution, improve a relationship, release
Calling all tai chi-ers, past, present & future! You
Pickering Cres., Newmarket, (905) 953-5122
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Recipe of the Month Brie, Pear and Prosciutto Pizza
(NC) - Ontario pears are ripe for picking. Who needs delivery? Keep some pizza dough on hand to make a sweet and savoury meal the whole family will love.
Ingredients: • 30 mL all-purpose flour • 4 portions frozen pizza dough, thawed overnight in refrigerator • 200 mL brie, cut into thin slices • 2 Bosc pears, cored and thinly sliced • 30 mL olive oil • 160 mL grated mozzarella cheese • 4 slices of prosciutto, finely chopped • 120 mL finely chopped parsley
Directions: 1. Position racks in top and bottom thirds of oven. Preheat to 425F. Lightly spray 2 baking sheets with oil. 2. Dust a counter with flour. Roll out each portion of dough into 8 inch-wide rounds. Top with brie slices, then pear slices. Brush tops of pizza and crust with oil. Sprinkle with mozzarella. 3. Bake in top and bottom thirds of oven, switching sheets halfway through, until bottom of crust is golden and cheese is melted, 20 to 25 minutes. Sprinkle with prosciutto and parsley. Recipe courtesy of Walmart Live Better. For more recipes or inspiration on how to incorporate fresh produce, like Ontario pears, into mealtime, head to www.walmart.ca/recipecentre.
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14924 Yonge St. #119, Aurora Yonge St. & Golf Links Dr.
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