Fireworks in Stouffville and Holi in Richmond Hill this weekend
Snowflakes and Starlight Winterfest
Memorial Park, Stouffville
Saturday, March 19th 2022
Experience a magical evening in Memorial Park of fire eating, stilt walking, food & a spectacular fireworks finale!
Fireworks begin at 8pm.
York Region English Country Dancers
English Country Dance in Newmarket! Beginners welcome; all dances taught; you don’t need to bring a partner. Admission by donation; your first class is free. Join us on the first, third, and (when there is one) fifth Saturday of the month from 2:00 to 4:00 at Trinity United Church, 461 Park Avenue.
Vaccination and masks required. Much more information at http://www.yrecd.ca . (Also please check the web site for possible last-minute cancellations in these pandemic times.)
Spring Festival to celebrate Nowruz and Holi
The Village of Richmond Hill Business Improvement Area and the Richmond Hill Board of Trade are inviting you to a Spring Festival to celebrate Nowruz (Persian New Year) and Holi (Indian Festival of Colours).
Book your FREE tickets now!
Saturday March 19, 2022, 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
There will be musical and dance performances, kids’ craft activities and a fabulous Business Market showcasing and selling many local Richmond Hill businesses’ products and services. All ages.
Secure your Free tickets early on the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts theatre’s website.
Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts
10268 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill
An Introduction to Cross Stitch Workshop
March 19 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Have you ever wanted to try cross-stitching? In this introductory workshop, you will create a bookmark using this easy to learn heritage needle-craft. Workshop includes all materials. Taking place in the beautiful Hillary House National Historic Site Ballroom. Enjoy light refreshments, a short tour of Hillary House, and shop in the Gift Shop. Pre-registration required* $25/person.
Please note, the Ballroom is located on the second floor of Hillary House and is not wheelchair accessible. No refunds. COVID-19 safety procedures in place.
Hillary House and Koffler Museum of Medicine, 15372 Yonge Street, Aurora
Main photo: Celebrate Holi at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts.
Photo row, from left: Learn how to cross stitch in Aurora or take in the fire eater and fireworks in Stouffville.