Posted on Tuesday, September 14, 2021 09:22 AM
Whitby, Ontario – Are you an older adult in Durham Region looking for fun new ways to get active or stay fit?
On September 21, a certified fitness instructor and Rogers TV host will host the first of a free, four-part virtual “Movin’ and Groovin’” dance class series, tailored to older residents looking to get active and fit—because it’s never too late to prioritize your health and have fun while doing it.
When: Classes are live from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., on September 21 and 28, and October...
Posted on Monday, September 13, 2021 11:08 AM
Whitby, Ontario - Durham Region Health Department and Lakeridge Health have extended the timeline for two area COVID-19 mass immunization clinics to remain open until the end of 2021. The clinics located in Ajax and Oshawa were slated to close by mid to late September, but both clinics will now remain open joining the list of walk-in, pop-up and mobile clinics being offered in numerous communities throughout Durham Region.
Both COVID-19 immunization clinics at the Audley Recreation Centre in...
Posted on Monday, September 13, 2021 09:17 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Regional Municipality of Durham is requesting input into the creation of the 2022-2025 Multi-Year Accessibility Plan. The plan will outline how the Region of Durham will prevent and remove barriers that people with disabilities may face in our programs, services and facilities.
When: The survey will be open from Monday, September 13 to Sunday, October 3.
Where: Individuals are asked to visit durham.ca/AccessibilitySurvey to take part in the survey.
Why: This input is important...
Posted on Thursday, September 09, 2021 09:36 AM
Whitby, Ontario – The Durham Agricultural Advisory Committee (DAAC) will be hosting a virtual farm tour to provide a unique insight into the full growing season of a local potato farm. From planting to growing the crop, harvesting, storing and distributing the potatoes, this year’s tour will showcase the full range of activities that take place at Smalley Produce—a family run farm and business since 1946.
When: September 28 from 1 to 2 p.m.
Where: The event will be live streamed at durham.ca/DAACFarmTour.
Posted on Wednesday, September 08, 2021 12:26 PM
Whitby, Ontario – Based on the overwhelming success of the 2020/2021 tree planting program, the Region of Durham is pleased to continue to support the LEAF (Local Enhancement and Appreciation of Forests) Backyard Tree Planting Program. Residential, multi-unit, or commercial property owners located in the Town of Ajax, City of Oshawa, City of Pickering, Township of Scugog, and the Town of Whitby are encouraged to participate by putting down some roots!
Thanks to the successful partnership between...