Updates and events

Come learn more about the 100In1Day global movement at a launch party planned for Thursday, Feb. 21. 100In1Day tasks people to take ownership of their city and together create a better place to live — the concept is simple, 100 urban interventions across Canada in one day, June 1. So, what is an urban intervention? It …

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Press Release – Canada’s agriculture and food sector has been identified as a key area poised for significant growth and export opportunities. With a world population of nine billion estimated by 2050, significant investments are being made in Ontario to meet the global demand for food. The sixth annual Halton Agricultural Forum will focus on …

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Press release – Understanding later-in-life housing options or discovering what is best for an aging relative can be a daunting task. For those exploring housing options for themselves or an aging family member, this FREE Housing Exposition dedicated to helping seniors determine the next place they’ll call home can help! It will be held on …

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The Robbie Burns road race will take place on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017. The following road closures will be in place: 7 to 11 a.m. – Baldwin Street west of Hurd Avenue 9:15 to 9:45 a.m. – Baldwin Street from Hurd Avenue to Brant Street The following lane closures will be in place: 9:30 to …

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Below is a selection of just some of the events coming to Burlington this month. For a larger listing visit the city of Burlington’s Calendar, Burlington Downtown Business Association or Tourism Burlington webpages. Taste of Burlington: Experience the eclectic styles and flavours of the world, as Burlington’s finest restaurants will be offering prix-fixe lunch and/or …

Events: Taste of Burlington, Free Skates, New Years Levee, Seniors Dance, Beer Festival, Robbie Burns Road Race, Heritage Fair, Comedy Festival Read More »

You can have this event digest delivered to your email inbox. Sign up on the City of Burlington calendar or register your own event here: https://calendar.burlington.ca/ August 12 2016, 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM: A reading recognizing our twinning relationship Carla van Surksum, Chair of the Apeldoorn City Poet Committee, will read and present a poem to …

What’s on! Free music at BPAC; Boomer’s Good Living show; The Hip broadcast; Children’s Festival; Lakeside a la carte; Movies Under Stars & more! Read More »

Canada Day Strawberry Social Date: Friday, July 1, 2016 Time: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Joseph Brant Museum, 1240 Northshore Blvd. E. See special performances, explore Burlington’s heritage, play in our children’s area and shop at the vendors market. Savor the event’s signature treat of locally-grown strawberries and ice cream and the delicious BBQ’d …

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The votes have been tallied and here is the winning line up of this year’s Movies under the Stars

To celebrate Seniors’ Month in June, the city is offering a variety of activities for seniors 55+ to enjoy. During Try It Week (June 14-17), seniors can choose from over 35 activities to try free of charge. Workshop Week offers 37 different activities, including an introduction to golf, painting, bridge, weight training, writing and the …

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Residents are invited to view plans for the Elgin Promenade, a 4.5 to 5 metre wide multi-use path that will link the Centennial Bike Path on Martha Street west to Elgin Street. Open House details: Date: Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Location: Burlington City Hall, 426 Brant St., 3rd Floor, Rooms …

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Maria’s Walk for Mental Health (May 2) Date: Monday, May 2, 2016 Details: Maria, a young girl in the Halton Region, has been fighting her own battle in mental health since she was just 12 years old. Read her story at Maria’s Walk. Maria is organizing a walk to raise funds and awareness for children’s mental …

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