Community Messages

Saturday, April 27
All day

Crohn's and Colitis- Halton Region Chapter

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Crohn's and Colitis Halton Region Chapter is looking for volunteers to join them. Make a difference in your community through supporting fundraising initiatives, community engagement and raising awareness. Help to fulfill our promise: To cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases.   

Location/Venue Name
Crohn's and Colitis Canada

  • 60 St.Clair Avenue East, Toronto, M4T1N5
09:00 AM

Plant Faire

09:00 AM — 02:00 PM

  Royal Botanical Gardens is proud to present its third annual Plant Faire, a great way to get a head start on the gardening season, find unique plants for your home garden, and speak to passionate gardening professionals. Shop local vendors, hear from gardening experts, and more!

Location/Venue Name
Royal Botanical Gardens

  • 680 Plains Road West, Burlington, L7T 4H4
Sunday, April 28
11:00 AM

Jazz Brunch Concert Series

11:00 AM — 01:00 PM

Sunday Brunches never “sounded” so sweet! Enjoy a delicious brunch complemented by the tranquility of the historic Rock Garden at the Royal Botanical Gardens and the sweet sounds of live entertainment. Reservations Required.

Location/Venue Name
Royal Botanical Gardens - Rock Garden

  • 1185 York Boulevard, Hamilton, L0R 2H9
02:00 PM

The Hamilton & Burlington Rose Society's April Meeting

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Held April 28, 2-4pm @ Royal Botanical Gardens Centre, Room #3. Speaker Lindsay Wilcox on "Tick Talk" - all about the nasty bug!  Everyone is welcome to attend! No Entrance/Parking fee

Location/Venue Name
THE ROYAL BOTANICAL GARDENS CENTRE

  • 680 Plains Rd West, Burlington, L7T 4H4
02:00 PM

Spring Tea at Munn's

02:00 PM — 04:00 PM

Spring Tea on April 28 at 2 p.m. at Munn's United Church, Dundas & 6th Line, Oakville. Tea tastings, with light refreshments.  Proceeds to Home Suite Hope and Mission Services of Hamilton 

Location/Venue Name
Munn's United Church

  • 5 Dundas E, , Oakville, L6H 7C4
Monday, April 29
06:30 PM

Legal Clinic Monday @ The Women's Centre of Halton

06:30 PM — 08:03 PM

Mondays from 6:30-8:30pm. Free family, criminal, immigration, & employment/ human rights law legal guidance & advice. First come first serve. Women only. Call ahead for exact schedule of legal specialties (905)847-5520.

Location/Venue Name
The Women's Centre of Halton

  • 1515 Rebecca Street,, 229, Oakville, L6L5G8
Tuesday, April 30
All day

Crohn's and Colitis- Halton Region Chapter

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Crohn's and Colitis Halton Region Chapter is looking for volunteers to join them. Make a difference in your community through supporting fundraising initiatives, community engagement and raising awareness. Help to fulfill our promise: To cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases.   

Location/Venue Name
Crohn's and Colitis Canada

  • 60 St.Clair Avenue East, Toronto, M4T1N5
Wednesday, May 1
12:00 PM

Male Volunteers Needed: coffee, walk, talk/reminisce with a Senior

12:00 PM — 01:00 PM

Indian male seeks a buddy his own age, familiar with his culture.  Other young Senior seeks musician willing to jam with/reteach an old rocker. Flexible day/time. Call Joanne at Acclaim Health for more info.  905 827 8800 ext 2317 or email:  jberrigan@acclaimhealth.ca   

Friday, May 3
All day

Crohn's and Colitis- Halton Region Chapter

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Crohn's and Colitis Halton Region Chapter is looking for volunteers to join them. Make a difference in your community through supporting fundraising initiatives, community engagement and raising awareness. Help to fulfill our promise: To cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases.   

Location/Venue Name
Crohn's and Colitis Canada

  • 60 St.Clair Avenue East, Toronto, M4T1N5
10:00 AM

Kaleidoscope Art Show and Sale

10:00 AM — 05:00 PM

The Waterside Art Group presents “Kaleidoscope” Art Show and Sale May 3rd to May 5th, 2019.   Located in the Studio in Gairloch Gardens 1302 Lakeshore Rd. E., Oakville, ON, L6J 1L6 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.   The Waterside Art Group consists of 24 local painters who meet at the Studio every Thursday for the joy of painting. This Art Show and Sale will include a Silent Auction for an original, 15”x 30” mixed media painting “The Winds of Lake Ontario”, by Aiden Lee, a 15 year old abstract artist, student and art teacher who  was born with Autism, ADHD and Anxiety. 100% of the winning bid will go to Project Autism Halton, a non-profit organization that supports programs for people on the Autism Spectrum. All are welcome!  Admission and parking are free and all visitors can enter a free draw for an original group painting called “Secret Garden”.

03:00 PM

St. Christopher's Church Rummage Sale

03:00 PM — 08:00 PM

Looking for a great bargain?  St. Christopher's Church in Burlington has lots of gently-used clothing and housewares during their 2-Day Rummage Sale.  Saturday, May 3, 3-8pm & Sunday, May 4, 8am-noon. Be there early for great deals!

Location/Venue Name
St Christopher's Church

  • 662 Guelph Line, Burlington, L7R3M8
Saturday, May 4
08:00 AM

St. Christopher's Church Rummage Sale

08:00 AM — 12:00 PM

Looking for a great bargain?  St. Christopher's Church in Burlington has lots of gently-used clothing and housewares during their 2-Day Rummage Sale.  Saturday, May 3, 3-8pm & Sunday, May 4, 8am-noon. Be there early for great deals!

Location/Venue Name
St Christopher's Church

  • 662 Guelph Line, Burlington, L7R3M8
10:00 AM

Kaleidoscope Art Show and Sale

10:00 AM — 05:00 PM

The Waterside Art Group presents “Kaleidoscope” Art Show and Sale May 3rd to May 5th, 2019.   Located in the Studio in Gairloch Gardens 1302 Lakeshore Rd. E., Oakville, ON, L6J 1L6 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.   The Waterside Art Group consists of 24 local painters who meet at the Studio every Thursday for the joy of painting. This Art Show and Sale will include a Silent Auction for an original, 15”x 30” mixed media painting “The Winds of Lake Ontario”, by Aiden Lee, a 15 year old abstract artist, student and art teacher who  was born with Autism, ADHD and Anxiety. 100% of the winning bid will go to Project Autism Halton, a non-profit organization that supports programs for people on the Autism Spectrum. All are welcome!  Admission and parking are free and all visitors can enter a free draw for an original group painting called “Secret Garden”.

03:00 PM

Family FUN FAIR

03:00 PM — 05:00 PM

Fun and Games for children - Saturday, May 4th, 2019, from 3 - 5 p.m.  All Welcome.   at Walton United Church, 2489 Lakeshore Road West (at Bronte Road), Oakville  L6L 1H9 Bouncy Castle, Famous Cake Walk, RingToss, Treasure Chests, Fish Pond ....and more. Proceeds to Kerr Street Mission Summer Day Camp.  "Children Helping Children" games, prizes, bouncy castle, famous Cake Walk

Location/Venue Name
Walton United Church

  • 2489 Lakeshore Road West (at Bronte Road), Oakville, L6L 1H9
Sunday, May 5
10:00 AM

Kaleidoscope Art Show and Sale

10:00 AM — 05:00 PM

The Waterside Art Group presents “Kaleidoscope” Art Show and Sale May 3rd to May 5th, 2019.   Located in the Studio in Gairloch Gardens 1302 Lakeshore Rd. E., Oakville, ON, L6J 1L6 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.   The Waterside Art Group consists of 24 local painters who meet at the Studio every Thursday for the joy of painting. This Art Show and Sale will include a Silent Auction for an original, 15”x 30” mixed media painting “The Winds of Lake Ontario”, by Aiden Lee, a 15 year old abstract artist, student and art teacher who  was born with Autism, ADHD and Anxiety. 100% of the winning bid will go to Project Autism Halton, a non-profit organization that supports programs for people on the Autism Spectrum. All are welcome!  Admission and parking are free and all visitors can enter a free draw for an original group painting called “Secret Garden”.

01:00 PM

Reapair Cafe comes to Oakville Public Library

01:00 PM — 04:00 PM

On Sunday, May 5 from 1:00 p.m. to 4 p.m., the Oakville Public Library, Town of Oakville, Halton Environmental Network, and in partnership with Sheridan Mission Zero are hosting a Repair Café at the Central Branch of the Oakville Public Library. Visitors will bring their items to the Repair Café where they will get help fixing it – from you! Most importantly, community members will learn from you – the fixers – how to do it themselves. At the Repair Café, fix anything from lamps to toasters to computers – you name it! It’s free and all are welcome! Repair Café aims to reduce the waste that’s sent to landfill and to change society’s throw-away mindset. Want to bring in an item for repair?  Drop-in between 1 pm and 4 pm and register your item in person at the intake table. The event runs until 4pm but we will stop registering items at 3:30. 

Location/Venue Name
Oakville Public Library - Central Branch

  • 120 Navy Street, Oakville, L6J 2Z4
01:00 PM

Do you have a talent for fixing things?

01:00 PM — 04:00 PM

We need your help! Come join our team of Fixers!

On Sunday, May 5 from 1:00 p.m. to 4 p.m., the Oakville Public Library, Town of Oakville, Halton Environmental Network, and in partnership with Sheridan Mission Zero are hosting a Repair Café at the Central Branch of the Oakville Public Library. To join our team of fixers, please register on https://bit.ly/2Gor1JP or phone Halton Environmental Network: (905) 815-6185    

Location/Venue Name
Oakville Public Library - Central Branch

  • 120 Navy St, Oakville, L6J 2Z4
01:05 PM

Annual Spring Luncheon

01:05 PM — 05:00 PM

Event hosted by the Burlington Caribbean Connection (BCC) on May 5th at the Burlington Senior's Centre from 1 pm to 5 pm  Tickets can be obtained by calling 905 332 4570 Children  6 years and under $10.00: Children  7 years and older and Adults $35.00

Monday, May 6
All day

Crohn's and Colitis- Halton Region Chapter

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Crohn's and Colitis Halton Region Chapter is looking for volunteers to join them. Make a difference in your community through supporting fundraising initiatives, community engagement and raising awareness. Help to fulfill our promise: To cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases.   

Location/Venue Name
Crohn's and Colitis Canada

  • 60 St.Clair Avenue East, Toronto, M4T1N5
07:30 AM

Let's Talk Ontario Budget 2019 with the Honourable Vic Fedeli

07:30 AM — 09:30 AM

The PC government's first budget will be presented on April 11th. Join the Oakville Chamber of Commerce as they discuss Budget 2019 with Ontario's Finance Minister, the Honourable Vic Fedeli. Vic Fedeli was elected in 2011 as MPP for Nipissing, and was re-elected in 2014. He served as Energy Critic and Finance Critic in the PC Party's shadow cabinet. Vic Fedeli was re-elected in 2018 and was appointed as Ontario's Finance Minister and Chair of Cabinet, by Premier Doug Ford.   Event Agenda: 7:30am to 8:00am - Registration & Breakfast 8:00am to 9:30am - Keynote Address and Fireside Chat    Tickets: $45 for Oakville Chamber members; $65 for non-members. Tables of 8 are available.    Register now!

Location/Venue Name
Holiday Inn Oakville Centre

  • 590 Argus Road, Oakville, L6J 6G6
Wednesday, May 8
12:00 PM

Male Volunteers Needed: coffee, walk, talk/reminisce with a Senior

12:00 PM — 01:00 PM

Indian male seeks a buddy his own age, familiar with his culture.  Other young Senior seeks musician willing to jam with/reteach an old rocker. Flexible day/time. Call Joanne at Acclaim Health for more info.  905 827 8800 ext 2317 or email:  jberrigan@acclaimhealth.ca   

05:00 PM

Oakville Chamber: Business After Hours May 2019

05:00 PM — 07:00 PM

Make new Connections at Business After Hours - the Oakville Chamber's  popular evening networking reception. Connect with like-minded professionals, get great leads and referral opportunities, and enter into 50/50 and door prize draws! Refreshments will be provided.  This month join us at the Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital for Business After Hours hosted by the Oakville Hospital Foundation. This event is complimentary, no pre-registration required Join the conversation: @oakvillechamber #BusinessAfterHours

Location/Venue Name
Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital

  • 3001 Hospital Gate, Oakville, L6M 0L8
Thursday, May 9
All day

Crohn's and Colitis- Halton Region Chapter

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Crohn's and Colitis Halton Region Chapter is looking for volunteers to join them. Make a difference in your community through supporting fundraising initiatives, community engagement and raising awareness. Help to fulfill our promise: To cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases.   

Location/Venue Name
Crohn's and Colitis Canada

  • 60 St.Clair Avenue East, Toronto, M4T1N5
07:00 PM

"Depression: The Comedy" with Jessica Holmes of Royal Canadian Air Farce

07:00 PM — 09:00 PM

An evening with Jessica Holmes, celebrated comedian from Royal Canadian Air Farce, author, and mental health advocate, at the Canadian Mental Health Association Halton Region Branch's Annual Mental Health Week Speaker Series. On Thursday, May 9th, 2019 at 7 pm at The Meeting House in Oakville, Jessica will offer her frank, personal, and light-hearted take on her journey with depression in a talk she calls “Depression: The Comedy”. She weaves hilarity, characters, and music in and out of the presentation to bring levity to a serious subject and inspire others to take stock of their own health and wellness. Copies of Jessica’s book Depression: The Comedy will be on sale at the event and Jessica will be signing them after her talk.  

Location/Venue Name
The Meeting House

  • 2700 Bristol Circle, Oakville, L6H 6E1
Saturday, May 11
09:00 AM

9th Annual Mega Used Book Sale

09:00 AM — 01:00 PM

For the 9th year in a row, Tansley United Church will be transformed into a huge used book store for just 4 hours, on Saturday May 11th, 2019. Doors open at 9am. It is known as the best-organized book sale in the area, and features thousands of gently-used children’s, young adult and adult books, novels, biographies, histories, memoirs, inspirational, craft & cook books, and much more! Many savvy people count on this sale to stock up on their reading for the whole year and line up early to get the best selection. At just $3 for a hardcover or $2 for a paperback book it’s an economical way to do just that! Kids’ books are even better-priced. Proceeds support the many community activities of Tansley United Church. So bring a bag (or box or wagon!) and shop for this year’s reading. Tell your friends and family! See you there!      

Location/Venue Name
Tansley United Church

  • 2111 Walkers Line, Burlington , L7M 0Z2
11:00 AM

Mother's Day Tea & Tour

11:00 AM — 03:00 PM

Treat mom to a unique experience at Ireland House Museum. The Mother’s Day Tea & Tour will serve premium tea, traditional sandwiches and desserts, followed by tours and demonstrations on the hearth in the historic Ireland House. Held May 11, 2019 @ Ireland House Museum.  Select from 1 of 3 seating times (11 am, 1 pm or 3 pm). Tickets are $40/person. A maximum of four people can be seated at your table, not recommended for young children. Tickets are non-refundable, price includes tax and fees.

Location/Venue Name
Ireland House Museum

  • 2168 Guelph Line, Burlington, L7P 5A8
07:00 PM

The Beat Goes On

07:00 PM — 10:00 PM

WomEnchant Chorus & Drummers, Laura Thomas, Artistic Director and Laurel Candler, Accompanist, are proud to present our spring concert, The Beat Goes On, with a program that features WomEnchant's unique vocal and drumming performance. We welcome to the WomEnchant stage soprano Jocelyn Fralick, winner of the Glenn Gould School's concerto competition and recipient of the Tom Thomas Music Award in February 2018. Trinity United Church, 100 Main St. West, Grimsby. Admission $20, Sliding Scale offered, 12 and under Free. Tickets available at Trinity United Grimsby (tel 905-945-2249), through womenchant@yahoo.ca and at the door. Proceeds from this concert support WomEnchant in performing music that promotes peace, social justice and respect for the land, and demonstrates the power of sisterhood and song to make positive change in our community and beyond.

Sunday, May 12
All day

Crohn's and Colitis- Halton Region Chapter

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Crohn's and Colitis Halton Region Chapter is looking for volunteers to join them. Make a difference in your community through supporting fundraising initiatives, community engagement and raising awareness. Help to fulfill our promise: To cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases.   

Location/Venue Name
Crohn's and Colitis Canada

  • 60 St.Clair Avenue East, Toronto, M4T1N5
Wednesday, May 15
All day

Crohn's and Colitis- Halton Region Chapter

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Crohn's and Colitis Halton Region Chapter is looking for volunteers to join them. Make a difference in your community through supporting fundraising initiatives, community engagement and raising awareness. Help to fulfill our promise: To cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases.   

Location/Venue Name
Crohn's and Colitis Canada

  • 60 St.Clair Avenue East, Toronto, M4T1N5
08:00 AM

Oakville Chamber of Commerce 65th Annual Golf Tournament

08:00 AM — 06:30 PM

The Oakville Chamber of Commerce will host its 65th Annual Golf Tournament on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the prestigious Glen Abbey Golf Club! While the golf tournament is sold out, there are still ways to show your support! Thank you to our platinum partner Cogeco! Reception, Auction & Dinner: $75 4:00pm - 6:30pm Hole Sign: $300 Event Details: 8:00am - 9:30am - Registration, Breakfast & Driving Range Opens 10:00am - Shotgun Start  4:00pm - 6:30pm  - Reception, Auction & Dinner

Location/Venue Name
Glen Abbey Golf Club

  • 1333 Dorval Drive, Oakville, L6M 4G2
12:00 PM

Male Volunteers Needed: coffee, walk, talk/reminisce with a Senior

12:00 PM — 01:00 PM

Indian male seeks a buddy his own age, familiar with his culture.  Other young Senior seeks musician willing to jam with/reteach an old rocker. Flexible day/time. Call Joanne at Acclaim Health for more info.  905 827 8800 ext 2317 or email:  jberrigan@acclaimhealth.ca   

Thursday, May 16
11:00 AM

17th Annual Willow Foundation Charity Golf Tournament

11:00 AM — 08:30 PM

Please join us at our 17th Annual Willow Foundation Golf Tournament at the beautiful Crosswinds Golf and Country Club. All tournament proceeds go directly into the Willow Foundation, a local charitable organization committed to enhancing the lives of residents living within the Villages of Halton Long Term Care homes. Last year our golf tournament allowed us to raise close to $35,000 to support programs and services at Halton Region’s Long Term care homes and Adult Day Programs. We hope to exceed that this year and we appreciate your support in achieving that goal! We are thrilled that retired CTV weather specialist Dave Devall will once again be our Master of Ceremonies. For further information, please contact Lynn Stapleford at 905-825-6000 x4049 or by email at lynn.stapleford@halton.ca

Location/Venue Name
Crosswinds Golf & Country Club

  • 6621 Guelph Line, Burlington, L7P 0A6
Saturday, May 18
All day

Crohn's and Colitis- Halton Region Chapter

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Crohn's and Colitis Halton Region Chapter is looking for volunteers to join them. Make a difference in your community through supporting fundraising initiatives, community engagement and raising awareness. Help to fulfill our promise: To cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases.   

Location/Venue Name
Crohn's and Colitis Canada

  • 60 St.Clair Avenue East, Toronto, M4T1N5
08:00 AM

Bronte Horticultural Society Plant Sale - May 18

08:00 AM — 01:00 PM

Bronte Horticultural Society PLANT SALE to be held on Saturday, 18 May 2019 at 8:00am held at Hopedale Mall, (opposite the Beer Store)::))), 1515 Rebecca Street Oakville, L6L6N1

Location/Venue Name
Hopedale Mall Opposite the Beer Store

  • 1515 Rebecca Street, Oakville, L6L6N1
Monday, May 20
10:00 AM

Spring Time on the Farm

10:00 AM — 04:00 PM

10:00am-4:00pm at Spruce Lane Farmhouse. Join the hands-on-fun at the farmhouse to celebrate the annual re-opening of Spruce Lane Farmhouse! There will be live music, blacksmith display, heritage crafts and demonstrations plus Victorian games. Kids can earn their Park Ranger card by helping with spring planting in the garden. Everyone will enjoy visiting the animals, we have turkeys, chickens, pigs and cows. No reservation required. All activities are on-going. Bus tours welcome. Join the conversation FacebookTwitter and Instagram For more information visit: www.BronteCreek.org You can also call 905-827-6911 ext. 231

Location/Venue Name
Bronte Creek Provincial Park

  • 1219 Burloak Drive, oakville, L6M 4J7
Tuesday, May 21
All day

Crohn's and Colitis- Halton Region Chapter

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Crohn's and Colitis Halton Region Chapter is looking for volunteers to join them. Make a difference in your community through supporting fundraising initiatives, community engagement and raising awareness. Help to fulfill our promise: To cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases.   

Location/Venue Name
Crohn's and Colitis Canada

  • 60 St.Clair Avenue East, Toronto, M4T1N5
Wednesday, May 22
12:00 PM

Male Volunteers Needed: coffee, walk, talk/reminisce with a Senior

12:00 PM — 01:00 PM

Indian male seeks a buddy his own age, familiar with his culture.  Other young Senior seeks musician willing to jam with/reteach an old rocker. Flexible day/time. Call Joanne at Acclaim Health for more info.  905 827 8800 ext 2317 or email:  jberrigan@acclaimhealth.ca   

Friday, May 24
All day

Crohn's and Colitis- Halton Region Chapter

12:00 AM — 11:59 PM

Crohn's and Colitis Halton Region Chapter is looking for volunteers to join them. Make a difference in your community through supporting fundraising initiatives, community engagement and raising awareness. Help to fulfill our promise: To cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and improve the lives of children and adults affected by these chronic diseases.   

Location/Venue Name
Crohn's and Colitis Canada

  • 60 St.Clair Avenue East, Toronto, M4T1N5
07:30 PM

Concert featuring The Harlequin Singers

07:30 PM — 09:00 PM

A cabaret style concert featuring the Harlequin Singers who sing pop and Broadway music in their spring concert "What a Wonderful World". Tickets are $25 by calling 905-681-6097, plus a non-perishable food item would be appreciated. Proceeds go to programs for children in need in our community. St Matthew's House, Suicide prevention in the north, and ROAD Youth Recovery for adolescents with mental health and substance abuse issues. Join us as we take you on a Broadway musical journey to all four corners of the world.

Location/Venue Name
St Luke's Church (Parish Hall)

  • 1382 Ontario Street, Burlington ON,, Burlington, L7S 1G1
Saturday, May 25
05:30 PM

Rotary Club of Burlington- 48th Annual LobsterFest (with chicken & ribs!)

05:30 PM — 11:00 PM

We are back to celebrate our 48th year, in support of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton & Hamilton and The Angel Project! Returning in 2019 are RIBS from award winning Camp 31, to go along with our delicious East Coast Lobster, Swiss Chalet BBQ chicken, salads and desserts. Each ticket entitles each guest to 3 main course servings of their choice. Tickets are only $75 but if you hurry you'll save $10 per ticket if you order by April 30th. Our mouthwatering dinner is only the beginning! Come try your luck with the popular penny raffle or get involved in the tantalizing live auction. Back by popular demand is our 50/50 draw and easy listening music provided by Titan Productions. The event organizer is providing tickets for this event via an external ticket provider. Please click the button below to obtain tickets.

Location/Venue Name
Central Recreation Centre

  • 519 Drury Ln, Burlington, L7R 2X3