Be ready to line the streets of Markham this weekend – Saturday, June 27. The torch relay festivities kick-off at Cornell Community Centre and Library at 8 am. Torchbearers will walk, jog and more on an inspiring journey as the…

14 Days Until Markham Games-time!

And Markham is ready. Street banners, community centre dressings, street art, traffic box wraps and garden signs are just a few of the ways that Markham is rolling out the welcome carpet for the Games. Above is a photo of…

Markham at the Movies Fall 2015 Films

Tuesday, September 29, 2015 – 7:00pm – A BRILLIANT YOUNG MIND A socially awkward teenage math prodigy finds new confidence and new friendships when he lands a spot on the British squad at the International Mathematics Olympiad. Director: Morgan Matthews…

Markham Public Library Spreads Pan Am Message

The Pan Am/Parapan Am Games are about more than sports – it’s sharing the cultures and people experiences. Markham Public Library (MPL) has gotten into the spirit by organizing a Pan Am themed series of events. The series kicked off…

The Pan Am Torch was lit in a traditional ceremony at the Pyramid of the Sun in Mexico last week. The torch will travel 5,000 kms on the ground and 15,000 km, with over 3,000 torchbearers from Halifax, N.S. to…

PK Mix

Date: Friday June 5th at 7:30pm Location: Varley Art Gallery Tickets: Free! Hurry as tickets are selling fast! http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/pechakucha-night-markham-vol-7-tickets-16562583132 Markham’s artist Fei Lu, Winged Canvas, is mysteriously involved. Come see the surprise Fei has in store for you!!!

PechaKucha Volume 7 Tickets on Sale May 1

Date: Friday, June 5, 2015 | 7:30 – 10:30 pm Location: Varley Art Gallery, 216 Main Street, Unionville Tickets: Free! Tickets will be released to 100 lucky people on May 1 at 10am. Make sure you get one at http://www.pkmarkham.eventbrite.ca/  …

3 Palettes Art Show at the McKay Art Centre

Location: McKay Art Centre, 197 Main Street Unionville Dates: Wednesday, May 6, 2015: 10:15 – 5 Thursday, May 7,  and Friday, May 8 2015: 10:15 – 8 Saturday, May 9, 2015: 10:15 – 5 Sunday, May 10, 2015: 12 –…

Kaleidoscope

Come stop by to see some beautiful artwork at the McKay Art Centre! Opening Reception: Thursday May 28th, 6:30-8:00pm. For more information on the group: www.markhamartists.org

MTAC Photography Showcase 2015

Date: May 3, 2015 | 12 – 3 pm Location: Varley Art Gallery, 216 Main Street, Unionville Do you like photography? Free food? Live music? Challenges on the spot to win prizes? Well this is the event for you! The…

Creative Photographers Markham Showcase

April 29 – May 3 at the McKay Art Centre, 197 Main Street Unionville Meet the Photographers Awni Mamdani: his interest in photography started as a teen in Tanzania when he was given a Kodak box camera as a gift from…

Markham Global Fest Call for Applications - Artisan and Food Vendors

Deadline: May 1, 2015 at 12pm Calling all artisans and artists! Are you a creator of high-quality, original work that celebrates both local talent and the global theme of the Festival? Apply for Markham Global Fest’s juried show! Markham Global…

Markham Global Fest 2015 Information Night

The Markham Arts Council is excited to announce that it will be hosting an Information Night for Markham Global Fest, the City’s 9-day Arts & Culture Festival celebrating the Pan Am Games! Attendees will learn about the opportunities available to…

Gala for Giving 2015

Date: Thursday, April 23, 2015 Time: 6:30pm reception, 7:30pm dinner Location: Le Parc Dining and Banquet Hall Address: 8432 Leslier Street, Thornhill, ON Price: $125 per ticket (taxes included). If you are interested in purchasing tickets, email info@markhamartscouncil.com! Website: galaforgiving.ca…