Vaughan honours Italian Heritage Month

City Hall celebrates with flag-raising ceremony and art exhibitions The City of Vaughan, in collaboration with the National Congress of Italian Canadians, marked Italian Heritage Month celebrations with a flag-raising ceremony on Monday, June 1 from noon to 1 p.m. at Vaughan City Hall. Official welcome started at 12:30 p.m. Italian Heritage Month, which was […]

It Takes Youth

Vaughan celebrates its young community during a special week The City of Vaughan is celebrating its youth with a week of free activities and events at local community centres during National Youth Week and Youth Arts Week. Held the first week of May, these two initiatives recognize the contributions of youth within their communities and […]

Vaughan celebrates Jewish Heritage Month with historical photo display

Shanghai: A Refuge During the Holocaust illustrates inspirational journey of survival In honour of Jewish Heritage Month, the City of Vaughan will display an historical photo exhibit at City Hall entitled Shanghai: A Refuge During the Holocaust. The series of photos illustrates the escape of more than 18,000 Jews from Nazi-occupied Europe to Shanghai, China […]

The evolution of arts, design and culture

A forward-thinking vision for a creative cultural space in Vaughan What’s your vision for art and culture in Vaughan? Don’t forget to share your ideas in the comment section. ***** A performing arts, design and cultural campus for Vaughan The City of Vaughan has an amazing opportunity to raise its stature economically and culturally, and […]

Petscapes: Tails of the Lost + Found

New Photography Exhibition Coming to City Hall The City of Vaughan’s latest art exhibition, Petscapes: Tails of the Lost + Found, is a must-see for animal lovers. The series of photographic portraits depicts dogs and cats who found a safe haven at the Vaughan Animal Services shelter. Award-winning photographer (and dog owner) Sandra Scarpelli’s ability […]

Fun Programs for Residents in New Spring and Summer Recreation and Culture Guide

Can’t wait for warmer weather? Start planning your spring and summer leisure activities now with the new Recreation and Culture Guide. Look for it to be delivered to Vaughan homes by Jan. 31 and available at all community centres and libraries starting Feb. 1. The award-winning publication features a variety of programs, from traditional swim […]