Randy Miller

Broker Of Record

Urban Avenue Realty Ltd., Brokerage

Whitby & Brooklin Real Estate

Office 905-430-1800

Direct 905-430-9444

Email: randy@randymiller.ca

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Trailfest Ajax

WHEN:    Sunday, May 31, 2015
WHERE:  Arbour Park, 55 Harwood Ave South, Ajax


There are 3 ways for families to participate:

  1. Approx. 38 km Ride with the Mayor.
    Registration at 9 a.m. | Ride starts at 9:30 a.m. * Some biking experience recommended
     
  2. Approx. 17.5 km Tour d’Ajax
    Registration at 9 a.m. | Ride starts at 9:45 a.m. * Great for single riders or families
     
  3. Family Walk & Stroll (approx. 3.5 km)
    Registration at 9:30 a.m. | Starts at 10 a.m. * A walk for the whole family


Trailfest Activities

  • Minor bike repairs at 8 a.m. Hosted by Northern Cycle
     
  • FREE BBQ* for registered participants
     
  • Bike decorating station for children
     
  • FREE Trailfest giveaways
     
  • Family yoga & stretch warm down at 11:30 a.m. and 12 p



For more information, route map and registration visit www.ajax.ca/trailfest!

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Randy Miller
Broker of Record
Royal Heritage Realty Ltd.
Offices in Pickering and in Whitby
905-430-1800

 

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Pan Am Whitby

On Monday, June 8, the Pan Am Torch will make its way through Whitby. Pick your cheering spot along the torch route or attend a Torch Stop at the Town of Whitby Municipal Offices at 10:30 a.m. The Community Celebration event at Brooklin Community Centre and Library begins at 10:00 a.m. with the torch arriving at 11:45 a.m. Enjoy entertainment, sports and activities, displays and refreshments. Plan to arrive early to get a good spot!

Torch Relay Route

The Toronto 2015 Torch Relay for the Pan Am Games will feature 3,000 torchbearers who will carry the Pan Am flame along its 41-day journey and share the Pan Am spirit in more than 130 communities. Deeply rooted in history and tradition, the Pan Am flame will be lit in May 2015 in a traditional ceremony in Teotihuacan, Mexico, before it travels to Canada. The torch relay will start in Canada on May 30, 2015, and will make its final stop on July 10, 2015, at the Opening Ceremony of the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games.

Pan Am Games will be the largest international multi-sport event held in Canada. This year the following sports make their debut in the roster of games: golf, women's rugby sevens, canoe/kayak slalom, women's baseball and the return of men's softball (Pan Am Games); wheelchair rugby, women competing in sitting volleyball and the return of football 7-a-side (Parapan Am Games). Click here for the Torch Route

Durham Region will be hosting the following Pan Am and Parapan Am events:

Ajax – Audley Recreation Complex – Baseball and softball
Oshawa – General Motors Centre – Boxing and weightlifting
Whitby – Abilities Centre – Boccia and judo (Parapan Am)

 

Whitby and the Pan Am Games

Whitby is proud to be a Host Municipality for the Parapan Am Sports of Boccia and Judo which will take place in the state-of-the-art and fully accessible Abilities Centre.

The Town of Ajax to the west and the City of Oshawa to the east are also proud hosts of the Games. Ajax has the priviledge of being the premier baseball and softball venue located at the ARC. Oshawa will host boxing and weightlifting at the Oshawa Sports Centre.

Games Stats:

  • About 10,000 athletes, coaches and officials
  • More than 40 venues
  • Games footprint that stretches across the Greater Golden Horseshoe—from Welland to Oshawa to Minden Hills
  • 51 sports (36 Pan Am and15 Parapan events)
  • 41 Pan American countries
  • 20,000 volunteers
  • 250,000 tourists

 

Toronto 2015 Pan Am & Parapan Am Games: http://www.toronto2015.org/

Randy Miller
Broker of Record

Royal Heritage Realty Ltd.
Offices in Pickering and in Whitby

905-430-1800

 



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Gourmet Food Truck Frenzy

When: Sat. May 9, 2015 (11 am – 9 pm), Sun. May 10, 2015 (11 am – 6 pm)
Where: Iroquois Park Grounds, 500 Victoria St. W., Whitby, ON

Take your tastebuds for a ride and enjoy the creative twists on traditional and international favourites like poutine, pasta, and pizza.  This year there will be 25 food trucks – that's 10 more than last year! There will be food, craft breweries, Ontario wines, entertainment and a family friendly zone.

Savour the food at The Rotary Club of Whitby's 2nd annual Gourmet Food Truck Frenzy, held in the parking lot of the Iroqouis Park Arena.

The Rotary Club of Whitby, strives to change lives. Proceeds for the event will change lives and support programs in Durham Region. So bring your family and friends and eat with purpose.

Free parking is available immediately beside the event at the Whitby GO Station Parking lot. There are approximately 3,000 parking spaces available.

For more information visit http://www.foodfrenzywhitby.ca!

Randy Miller
Broker of Record
Royal Heritage Realty Ltd.
Offices in Pickering and in Whitby

905-430-1800

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Easter Egg Hunt Durham Region 

Are you ready for the Easter Bunny? Check out the following events to join in. 

Easter Egg Hunt in Whitby

When: Saturday, April 4th, 2015, 10:00am-11:00am
Where: Whitburn Park. (Beside Jack Miner Public School, 2 minutes southwest of Brock and Taunton, Whitburn Street, Whitby)
Cost: Free

Free Easter Egg Hunt. Saturday April 4th, 2015 at 10:00 am. Whitburn Park in Whitby. Free for children up to grade 5. Over 500 Eggs and Chocolates! Treats for parents too!

Brooklin Scouting Easter Egg & Scavenger Hunt

When:  Saturday, April 4th, 2015, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm
Where: Brooklin Kinsmen Park (Behind the Library at 8 Vipond St)
Cost: $5 per participant

The Scouts from 1 st and 2nd Brooklin are hosting an Easter Egg and Scavenger Hunt. For boys and girls aged 7 and younger, eggs will be hidden in the grass. Look for the specially marked ones for instant win prizes or gather the most number of eggs for one of the bigger prizes. For youth aged 8 to 13, test your keen eye sight and knowledge about the Environment, Nature, current story characters, Scouting and Brooklin by joining the Scavenger Hunt! Everyone is welcome! Bring your family, friends and neighbours! You can come with a group or by yourself. Loot bags for all participants and prizes for top scavengers and most eggs collected Crests for all Scouting / Guiding members.

For more information visit http://www.whitbyscouts.org/programs/pack/2015-easter-hunt.pdf.

Easter Parade in Pickering

When: Saturday, April 4th, 2015, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Where: Venue: Parade Route: East on Annland St. at Liverpool Rd. to Krosno Blvd. and along Krosno to Bayly St. in Pickering.
Cost: Free

The R.C.L, Branch 606 & the Ladies Auxiliary proudly present the Annual Easter Parade. Put on your best Easter bonnet, decorate your bike, wagon or doll carriage to win great prizes! Free lunch and activities at the Legion after.

Community Easter Egg Hunt in Ajax

When: Saturday, April 4th, 2015, 10:00 AM
Where: 1201 Ravenscroft Rd., Ajax
Cost: FREE

Join us for our annual Community Easter Egg Hunt. For children ages 2-12. There will also be singing, skits, and snacks. Preregister online by March 29. The younger children must be accompanied by an adult. Free.

The Downtown Cobourg Easter Egg Hunt

When: Saturday, April 4th, 2015, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: Downtown Cobourg
Cost: Free

Grab your Easter Basket and head Downtown to find goodies in your favourite participating shops! Little bunnykins can try to spot the Easter Bunny for an extra treat! Don’t miss in-store promotions, prizes and more!
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6th Annual Easter Egg-stravaganza in Oshawa

When:  Sunday, April 5th, 2015, noon - 3pm
Where:  Oshawa Municipal Airport1200 Airport Blvd2 lights west of Simcoe St. off of Taunton Rd.
Cost: $10 per family (food, drinks, pony rides & face painting are extra)

The Oshawa Airport Lions Club is pleased to host the Oshawa Airport Lions Club. Join us for a fun-filled afternoon hunting candy-filled Easter Egg, visiting with the Easter Bunny, and playing games. Easter Bunny arrives by airplane at 1pm.

Randy Miller
Broker of Record
Royal Heritage Realty Ltd.
Offices in Pickering and in Whitby
905-430-1800

 

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Enjoy good music with your Valentine!

 

Pink Floyd

 

Without question, Pink Floyd remains one of the most influential rock bands of all time. Their record-breaking status is legendary. Get ready for PFX-THE PINK FLOYD EXPERIENCE as they make their debut in Oshawa performing 4 SIDES OF FLOYD .  A fully packed show covering songs from four sides off of four different Floyd albums combined with a spectacular light show, full quadraphonic sound and six outstanding musicians bringing you the most authentic Floyd experience.  It’s “a must-see for any Pink Floyd enthusiast!” (C-News, Northampton, MA)

For more information and tickets for this Valentine's Day event, visit General Motors Centre!

Randy Miller
Broker of Record
Royal Heritage Realty Ltd.
Offices in Pickering and in Whitby

905-430-1800 

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Whitbylicious

The Winter Whitbylicious event is a celebration focusing on fantastic local cuisine. Residents are invited to taste what local restaurants have to offer during this year’s Whitbylicious, which is still running until Sunday, Feb. 8.

Menus are priced from $20 – $30 for lunch, while dinner menus are running from $30 -$40.

Ten locally owned and operated restaurants will be participating in the event and each will have exclusive, prix fixe menus featuring mouth-watering dishes.

The restaurants include 1847 Wine and Beer Bistro, Bella Notte Ristorante, The Brock House, Chatterpaul’s Fine Casual Dining and Lounge, Corrado’s Restaurant and Bar, Hot Rocks Creative Diner, KB, Nice Bistro, Shrimp Cocktail Resto-Lounge, and Tap and Tankard.

Whitbylicious supports the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario.

For more information and menus, visit http://whitbylicious.ca/!

Randy Miller
Broker of Record
Royal Heritage Realty Ltd.
Offices in Pickering and in Whitby
905-430-1800

Visit my blog: https://whitbybrooklinhomes.wordpress.com/

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Scotiabank Backyard Rink 

Start Date: Friday, 23 January 2015
End Date: Friday, 23 January 2015
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Location: Iroquois Park Sports Centre, 500 Victoria Street West, Whitby ON 

The program is FREE to children 7 years of age and under to practice the sport of hockey or ringette. It offers the ice, nets and professional facilities at Iroquois Park Sports Centre as a communal, indoor backyard rink; parents just need to provide the sticks, pucks and protective gear. The program is a key component of the three-way partnership amongst the Town of Whitby, Scotiabank and Whitby Minor Hockey Association.

Contact:Doug Blakely
Email:blakelyd@whitby.ca
Phone:905-430-4300

 

Ice hockey

UOIT Men's Hockey Game

Date: Saturday, January 24, 2015
Time: 7:30-9:30
Venue: Campus Ice Centre 2200 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa ON,
Cost: $7.00 General Admission, Free for students and children under 12

The University of Ontario Institute of Technology´s (UOIT) Men´s Hockey game against the Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières will mark the second annual charity fundraiser game. The funds raised at the game will be donated to Their Opportunity. $2.00 from every ticket sale will be donated directly to Their Opportunity, along with the funds raised from the raffle table, which will feature prizes from UOIT Athletics, the Oshawa Generals and more.


Randy Miller
Broker of Record
Royal Heritage Realty Ltd.
Offices in Pickering and in Whitby



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Santa is coming to town

Oshawa’s Christmas Tree Lighting

When:                  Friday, November 21, 2014, 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm

Where:                 Memorial Park

 

The annual Christmas Tree Lighting has been a tradition in Oshawa for over 30 years.

While entering the park listen to the wonderful sounds of the Oshawa Civic Band as they play their musical instruments.


What better way to start the holiday season than with FREE hot chocolate (bring your own mug), great entertainment for all ages, church bells, lighting a Christmas tree and a visit from a very special guest in Red, along with his elves!

 

Oshawa: Santa’s Parade of Lights


When: Saturday November 22, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.

Where:Check out the Parade Route Page for details:

http://oshawasantaclausparade.org/paraderoute.htm

 

 

Christmas in the Village in Brooklin

 

When: Friday, November 28, 2014, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where:Grass Park, 41 Baldwin Street, Downtown Brooklin

Experience the essence of an "Old Time Christmas" at Downtown Brooklin's Christmas in the Village. The weekend of events begins on Friday evening at Grass Park at 6:00 p.m. Santa, his reindeer and friends help light the Christmas tree (around 6:30 pm).

 

Santa Claus Parade in Ajax


When:                                  Saturday, November 29, 2014 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Where:                                 Bayly Street and Mackenzie ending at Town Hall

 

Once again, Ajax residents and visitors are invited to come out and welcome Santa when he arrives in town for “Santa’s Magical Parade of Lights”. The parade begins at the intersection of Bayly Street and Mackenzie Avenue, proceeding east along Bayly and then north on Harwood Avenue South, concluding at Ajax Town Hall. Immediately following the parade will be a special tree lighting ceremony at Town Hall (65 Harwood Avenue South) with children’s activities. Parking at Town Hall is limited and patrons are encouraged to park at the Ajax Plaza, Harwood Shopping Centre or Baywood Centre. For more information and a route map, visit www.ajax.ca

 

Pickering's Santa Claus Parade

When:                   Saturday, November 29, 2014 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Where:                 Glenanna Road between Dixie Road and Pickering Parkway

 


Whitby's Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

When:                  December 5, 2014, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Where:                 Whitby Public Library, Celebration Square, 405 Dundas Street West

 

Watch Celebration Square come alight when we kick off the holiday season with the annual Christmas tree lighting.   Families can enjoy caroling, seasonal  entertainment, crafts and activities, hot chocolate and cookies.   Please bring an unwrapped toy as we launch the Stuff -a-Bug Toy Drive.   Enjoy evenings in the square throughout the season.

 

Whitby’s Santa Claus Parade

When:                  December 6, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. - Noon

Where:                 Brock Street


Approximately 20,000 people line Brock Street each year to watch the marching bands, dance groups, floats, clowns and musical entertainment - all in anticipation of catching a glimpse of Santa Claus and his reindeer.


The parade is operated by JCI Durham, a membership-based non-profit organization of young people aged 18 to 40 years, who seek targeted solutions to unique problems in the community.


Both JCI Durham and the Whitby Chamber of Commerce judge the best parade entries, which can be viewed on the JCI website. The best overall entry is announced at the Parade Awards Dinner in January.


Visit the JCI Parade webpage at whitbyparade.com for registration and additional information!


Randy Miller 
Broker  
Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage  
905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400


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When: Saturday, 18 October 2014

Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Where: Downtown Bowmanville, 98 King Street West, Clarington

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Apple Fest Bowmanville

 

 

 

Applefest street festival celebrates all things apple. Four blocks will be closed to showcase local apple growers offering a wide variety of apples, cider, homemade apple pies and crisps, candy and caramel apples, cider donuts, and more. Live entertainment as well as jumping castles, pony and carnival rides will also be offered.


Unique handmade, high quality crafts and food products can be found in several large marquee tents and booths lining the street. 


FREE admission and FREE parking.


For more information visit http://bowmanville.com/events/applefest


 

Randy Miller 

Broker   

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage  

905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400

 

 


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Run for the Cure

Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC - Run for the Cure in Durham Region, ON

 

 

Start Date: Sunday, 05 October 2014
End Date: Sunday, 05 October 2014
Time: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Lakeview Park, Simcoe Street South and Lakeview Park Drive, Oshawa ON, L1H 8S7

 

Each year, tens of thousands of Canadians participate in the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure and help to raise funds for important breast cancer research, education, and advocacy initiatives.

 

 

Registration: 8:00am

Opening Ceremonies: 9:00am

Warm Up: 9:50am

5km Start: 10:00am

1km Start: 10:00am

Awards & Closing Ceremonies: 11:15am

For more information, visit www.runforthecure.com


 

Randy Miller 

Broker   

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage 

905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400

 

 



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Comedian Gerry Dee "The Real mr. d" 2014 Comedy Tour


When: Friday, October 3, 2014 7:30 pm & 10:00 pm

Where: Regent Theatre Oshawa, ON

 

Gerry Dee is a stand-up comedian and the star and creator of CBC's hit sitcom Mr. D, and author of ‘Teaching: It's Harder Than It Looks’. He is a former Canadian Comedy Award winner for Best Comic in Canada and was on NBC's Last Comic Standing. He also performed at the world famous Montreal Just for Laughs International Comedy Festival.


Watch Gerry Dee perform Live "The Real mr.d" 2014 Comedy Tour" where he will touch upon marriage, fatherhood and his years as a teacher. 


Age Recommendation: 14 years and older


For Tickets, visit Gerry Dee's Website or the Regent Theatre Website.

 

Randy Miller

Broker  

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage

905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400

 

 

 

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The Town of Whitby and the Region of Durham are co-hosting a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) and Electronic Waste (E-Waste) Drop-off event. 


When: Saturday October 4, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. to noon.

Where: The Town of Whitby's Operations Centre, 333 McKinney Drive


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E-Waste



Examples of acceptable electronics (e-waste) include, but are not limited to, the following materials:

  • Cellular phones
  • PDAs & pagers
  • Audio & video players
  • Cameras & radios
  • VCRs/DVD players
  • Telephones
  • Stereos & receivers
  • Desktop computers
  • Computer peripherals
  • Monitors
  • Printing devices
  • Camcorders
  • Televisions
  • Portable computers

Click here for more information: E-Waste


 

Household Hazardous Waste


Residential products currently being accepted include, but are not limited to:

  • Aerosol Containers regardless of product content
  • Antifreeze and its related container
  • Batteries - single-use and rechargeable
  • Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFL)
  • Fertilizers and their containers
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Flammable material such as camping fuel, kerosene, gasoline, cigarette lighters, driveway sealer, etc.
  • Fluorescent light bulbs and tubes 
  • Mercury switches
  • Oil Containers of 30 litres or less for a wide range of oil products
  • Oil Filters and air filters for items such as household furnace fuel filter, storage tank diesel fuel filters, transmission or internal combustion engines, etc.
  • Paints, Coatings, Paint Thinners, Varnish, Stains, Shellac etc.
  • Fungicides, Herbicides, Insecticides and their containers
  • Pharmaceuticals prescription and non-prescription
  • Photography Chemicals
  • Pool and Spa Chemicals
  • Propane Tanks and other Pressurized Containers
  • Reactive material such as metal powders that may explode with contact to air and or water
  • Solvents (such as paint thinner, turpentine, paint stripper or nail polish remover)
  • Syringes and needles used in the administration of health care (human and veterinary)
  • Thermostats or any switches containing mercury
  • Used Oil Filters

Click here for more information: HHW (Household Hazardous Waste)


Pick up a FREE gallon of recycled paint when you drop off HHW. One per vehicle. Limited quantity of 200 available. Bring a non-perishable food item to support the local food banks.


 

Randy Miller

Broker  

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage

905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400

 


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Running for a good cause


LIONS COMMUNITY WALK/RUN FOR HAPPINESS 2014 in Whitby

Start Date: Sunday, 28 September 2014

End Date: Sunday, 28 September 2014

Time: 9:30 AM

Location: Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences

700 Gordon St. E, Whitby ON, L1N 5S9


Join hundreds of community members in the annual Lions Walk/Run for Happiness. Walk or run 1K/5K along the Ontario Shores waterfront grounds to support mental health efforts. There will be food for participants as well as music and entertainment for anyone else who would like to come out and show support for mental health. Speakers and speeches by local celebrities afterwards. Participation will impact the service and care provided by three deserving organizations: The Canadian Mental Health Association, The Markham Stouffville Hospital, and Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences. All Ages, $10 registration, $30 family of four


To register, visit www.lionswalk.org!

 

 

RUN AJAX

Start Date: Sunday, 28 September 2014

End Date: Sunday, 28 September 2014

Time: 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Location: Ajax Community Centre, 75 Centennial Rd., Ajax ON, L1S4S4


Annual waterfront half-marathon and 5K run. The half-marathon walk starts at 8 a.m., followed by the Kids' Fun Run at 8:30 a.m. The half-marathon run begins at 9 a.m., followed by the 5K run and walk at 9:30 a.m. Start/ finish is at Harwood Avenue and Falby Court in front of the Ajax Community Centre, 75 Centennial Rd. All Ages | Free

 

 

TAKING STEPS AGAINST BREAST CANCER in Whitby

Start Date: Sunday, 28 September 2014

End Date: Sunday, 28 September 2014

Time: 11:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Location: Heydenshore Pavilion, 589 Water St., Whitby ON, L1N9G4

 

Join the fight against breast cancer by participating in a Taking Steps Against Breast Cancer event in Whitby! Go for a 5K pledge walk to raise funding for breast cancer research and celebrate breast cancer survivors. This non-competitive, fun-filled walk is a wonderful way to celebrate survivors in your community and remember those who have lost their lives to the disease. Rally your friends and family to join the fight by collecting pledges to help fund life-saving breast cancer research. All Ages, Donations appreciated.

 

For more information, visit www.takingsteps.ca!


 

Randy Miller

Broker     

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage

905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400

 



 

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Reuse Day Donation


Do you have items such as clothing, books, sinks, toys, windows or tools you don't need or use anymore? No problem. There are many ways to get rid of your unwanted stuff.

 

  • Donate: There are lots of organizations throughout Durham Region (Goodwill, Salvation Army, Canadian Diabetes Association, Habitat for Humanity) that will accept previously used items such as clothing, housewares or sporting goods and sell them to support their programs and charitable work. If renovations are in your future, Habitat for Humanity Restores accept items from renovations such as windows, doors, paint, hardware, lumber, tools, lighting fixtures and even the kitchen sink.

 

  • Garage sale: You can get rid of large quantities of reusable items by holding a garage sale.  Do it by yourself or organize a garage sale with the whole street or neighbourhood.

 

  • Place classified ads or look at online forums: Place an ad in a local newspaper or magazine. They are reasonably priced and widely read. There are also many opportunities to buy and sell items on the internet.  There are online organizations such as Freecycle or Craigslist that bring people together in your community who have items to give away.

 

  • 'Reuse Day': Each month Durham Region will host a Reuse Day. Durham Region residents are encouraged to take advantage of Reuse Days, where you can drop off reusable items, free of charge, to the Works Department’s Waste Management Centre. The items will be donated to Habitat for Humanity ReStores (Ajax, Oshawa and Uxbridge locations), and one of the following organizations: Canadian Diabetes Association, Goodwill or the Salvation Army. Only good-quality items, deemed to be suitable for reuse by charities, will be accepted. Garbage, household hazardous waste and unwanted electronics will not be accepted. Materials refused by charities must be removed by residents or disposed of at one of the Region’s waste management facilities (fees will apply).

 

The following materials are acceptable donations for 'Reuse Days':

 

  • Lumber (clean, no nails and over 4ft. lengths)
  • Roofing material (new only)
  • Windows and doors (no slab hollow core doors)
  • Tools and hardware
  • Lighting fixtures
  • Metal or wooden furniture (no fabric chesterfields unless new)
  • Carpets (area rugs in like-new condition; no carpet remnants)
  • Counters and sinks
  • Plumbing supplies
  • Clothing and textiles
  • Books and magazines
  • CDs, DVDs, video games, records
  • Toys and games
  • Sporting equipment
  • Window coverings (no used vertical or horizontal blinds)
  • Housewares and accessories
  • Gardening equipment
  • Working appliances
  • Footwear and jackets

Upcoming 'Reuse Days' dates:

 

Saturday, September 13

9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Waste Management Centre

4600 Garrard Road, Whitby

 

Saturday, October 25

9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Waste Management Centre

4600 Garrard Road, Whitby

 

For Electronic Waste (e-waste) Collection Events and Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Events visit the Website of Durham Region.


 

Randy Miller

Broker 

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage

905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400


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Terry Fox Run Durham Region

 

On September 14th all residents of Durham Region are invited to participate in this fundraising event. Run, ride or roll and raise money for the Terry Fox Foundation!


Terry Fox embarked on his Marathon of Hope in 1980, a cross-country trek to raise money for cancer research. His journey ended when his cancer reappeared and claimed his life but since then, hundreds of millions of dollars have been raised for the cause in his name.

 

Whitby Terry Fox Run

Sunday, 14 September 2014

Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Where: Heydenshore Park, 589 Water St, Whitby, ON


Residents are invited to participate in a one-, two-, five- or 10-kilometre walk or run. Bicycle, inline skate and wheelchair accessible. Event also includes silent auction, barbecue and children's activities. Official ceremonies at 10 a.m.


For more information visit this Facebook page.

 

Oshawa Terry Fox Run

Sunday, 14 September 2014

Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Where: Storie Park, 101 Mill Street, Oshawa, ON


Raise funds to fight cancer in this annual event which includes a 2k, 5k and 10 run, ride, roll. Wheelchair accessible. Music, barbecue, silent auction. Registration is at 8 a.m., opening ceremony at 9 a.m.

For more information visit this Facebook page.

 

Ajax Terry Fox Fun

Sunday, 14 September  2014

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Where: Ajax Rotary Park at the Pavillion on Lake Driveway


Registration starts at 8:30 am. Bicycle, Rollerblade, and Wheelchair accessible. Route Lengths: 5KM, 10KM

 

Pickering Terry Fox Run

Sunday, 14 September 2014

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Where: Pickering Recreation Complex, 1867 Valley Farm Rd. S., Pickering, ON


The annual Terry Fox Run is a non-competitive, 1-10 kilometre event. Participants can walk, jog, wheel or bike to raise money for the Terry Fox Foundation. No pre-registration is required.


 

Randy Miller

Broker

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage

905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400

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GREAT LOCAL EVENT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

 

 


When: Saturday, September 13, 2014 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Where: 41 Baldwin Street, Grass Park, Whitby

 

Enjoy the rich autumn colours and bountiful fall produce at Brooklin's Annual Harvest Festival. For over a decade, Grass Park, in Downtown Brooklin, has been the home of Group 74's Annual Harvest Festival, jointly coordinated with the Town of Whitby. This free event brings together community groups, businesses and residents, to showcase what Brooklin's community has to offer.

 

Browse the Harvest Marketplace overflowing with fruits, vegetables, flowers and plants. Children can participate in crafts, games, and interactive activities. Step back in time and enjoy a horse and wagon ride and entertainment throughout the day. Stroll through the Downtown shops for unique gifts and sidewalk sales.

Kids zone activities...


  • 1st annual Teddy Bear Picnic
  • Face painting
  • Bean Bag Games sponsored by Ashley Stevens
  • Kids Rocks & Rings Curling sponsored by Whitby Curling Club
  • Heartland Equestrian invites you to pin the tail on Munchkin
  • Station Gallery Kids Art Area
  • Interactive craft areas
  • Plant a sunflower with Peak Health & Nutrition
  • Whitby Ringette Hockey interactive area
  • Duck Pond Game & Candy floss

 

Visit Group 74's Harvest Festival page for detailed information.


 

Randy Miller

Broker

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage

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P A R K I N S O N   S U P E R W A L K


When:                  Sunday, September 07, 2014 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Where:                 Rotary Park, 177 Lake Driveway, Ajax                   

 


Join the annual SuperWalk fundraiser in Durham Region! It is a major event that helped to raise approximately $2.76 million last year for Parkinson Society Canada to provide education, support, and advocacy for the 100,000 Canadians who live with Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson SuperWalk is the largest national fundraising event for Parkinson Society Canada (PSC) and its regional partners. Approximately 14,000 participants from coast-to-coast organize and take part in Parkinson SuperWalk.

This year's theme for the SuperWalk is "Everyday Heroes, Extraordinary Hope." Please visit http://parkinsonsuperwalk.ca for more information.



 

Randy Miller

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Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage

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Summer Artfest Brooklin

 

Start Date:          Saturday, July 19, 2014 10:00 AM

End Date:            Saturday, July 19, 2014 4:00 PM

Address:              Grass Park, 41 Baldwin Street, Downtown Brooklin

 

The Ashburn Arts Circle along with Group 74 are excited to offer the 2nd annual Summer ArtFest taking place this Saturday! Be sure to bring your family out to enjoy the festivities! Lots for all ages to do - Juried Art Show, interactive arts & crafts, live musical entertainment, poetry readings, learn to cartoon, have a caricature done, enjoy a BBQ, do some shopping & more. All this from 10:00am until 4:00pm - the best thing? It is free!

 

Come out and take part in this new, large and unique event that will encompass 35 spaces. Meet artists, photographer,  craft makers, bands and musicians, dance groups and poets. Also there will be food vendors.

The visual arts will be represented by a dozen artists and photographers offering their artwork to the visiting public.

 

For more information visit:

http://www.group74.org/events/summer-artfest


 

Randy Miller

Sales Representative 

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage

905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400

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The Muppets "Most Wanted"

 

Whitby Movie in the Park - The Muppets

 

Start Date:          Friday, July 18, 2014 9:00 PM

End Date:            Friday, July 18, 2014 10:30 PM

Address:              Willow Park - 50 Willow Park Drive, Whitby, Ontario


Free Movie in the Park. Relax in your lawn chair, snuggle up in a blanket, and enjoy the great outdoors while watching movies on a large, outdoor screen. Whitby's Movies in the Park take place at various parks throughout the summer. Movies are located at 4 Whitby park locations.

 

If the weather is inclement, movies will be rescheduled to the Sunday of the same weekend. Grab some popcorn, sit back, and enjoy the show. Concessions stand on site.


For more information visit http://www.whitby.ca/en/residents/moviesinthepark.asp



Randy Miller

Sales Representative 

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage

905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400



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Whitby Harbour Day


Start Date:          Saturday, July 26, 2014 12:00 PM

End Date:            Saturday, July 26, 2014 10:00 PM

Address:              Port Whitby Marina, 301 Watson Street, Whitby

 

Whitby Harbour Day is a free, summer celebration of Whitby's historic harbour with fun for the whole family. The event highlights Whitby's harbour facilities including Port Whitby Marina and Whitby Yacht Club. The waterfront awaits visitors from Port Whitby Marina and Yacht Club to the Lions Promenade and the Waterfront Trail. Enjoy food and beverage vendors through out the event.

 

New for this year: the Dragon Boat experience, sponsored by Whitby Toyota Scion. Whitby Harbour Day includes water ski shows, community and boating displays, arts and crafts, food vendors, Station Gallery kids program and Artists, children's activities and live entertainment.

 

Visit the Whitby Yacht Club Open House including; children's activities, Sailing School Demonstrations, water shuttle and live entertainment. Harbour Day will wrap up with a nautical Parade of Lights and spectacular Dentistry on Dundas firework display.

 

Harbour Day is FREE admission.

 

For more information visit > www.whitby.ca/events


Randy Miller

Sales Representative 

Re/Max Rouge River Realty Ltd., Brokerage

905-668-1800 or 905-427-1400


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