Canada 150

My Canada 150 story: Maya

Task force member reflects on travelling, fulfilling dreams and inspiring harmony in the community Living 15 years in Vaughan, Canada allows my family and me to reflect on what Canada means to us. Arriving in 2002 with three children (aged 14, nine and two) to pursue our professional careers, we dreamed big dreams! Nothing really […]

Canada 150

My Canada 150 story: Antoinette

Task force member shares a family story of gratefulness and opportunity Canada represents the incredible opportunity to create the life you really desire and to become the person you want to become. Due to our diversity, multiculturalism, security and tolerance, we are one of the most desirable places to live and raise a family and […]

Canada 150

Vaughan has bold dreams and big plans for Canada’s 150th birthday

Community events and activities will inspire participation and celebration In preparation for Canada’s milestone 150th birthday in 2017, the City of Vaughan is dreaming big about our country and our community. A year-long community celebration is being planned, and will include a wide range of engaging and creative activities for everyone to enjoy. Mark your […]

Menorah Ceremony invitation

Lighting the menorah in celebration of Hanukkah

Every year, Jewish families come together to celebrate the Festival of Lights, also known as Hanukkah. The holiday is celebrated with festive foods, gifts, games and most importantly, lighting the menorah for each of the eight nights of Hanukkah. Every family may celebrate Hanukkah differently, but there are popular traditions commonly practiced in many Jewish […]