This Pickering/Durham region comprises of more than a two dozen ethnic communities who want to better integrate with the community of Pickering as a whole. The goal of our “COMMUNITY” section of the website is to provide news and information about the various communities, their celebrations and the events they are having.

As Pickering residents, we hope alls our site visitors will will support these eithnic events, thereby helping the Pickering community grow bigger, stronger and more united.

Pickering benefits, Canada benefits, we all benefit.


Upcoming events:

EVENTS: - Coming to the St. Francis Centre Sunday, Sept. 23, 3pm Admission FREE
EVENTS: JOB FAIR - Looking for a job? Come out to the Job Fair. Aug. 22, 10am – 2pm 1099 Kingston Rd. [ Main floor next to SLEEP COUNTRY]
EVENTS: AGEING WELL EXPO BBQ w live entertainment - Ageing Well EXPO & Barbecue Thursday, Sept. 13, noon-4pm
EVENTS: Part-time position - Consultant – Engaging Men in Older Adult Centres
EVENTS: Aging well together summer edition - Click on the TITLE to view the latest edition.  
EVENTS: Attention Pickleball enthusiasts - Couch potatoes, TV addicts, book reading enthusiasts…time to move a bit. Consider the new SUMMER PICKLEBALL LEAGUE starting up in Pickering.  
EVENTS: - Artfest on the Esplanade: “A Lishman Celebration” Saturday, May 26, 2018 Esplanade Park, Pickering Civic Complex 11 am – 5 pm Every summer, Esplanade Park comes alive with music, dance, crafts and singing, along with children’s art areas and artists demonstrations. … Continue reading
EVENTS: MP Jennifer O’Connell concerned about planned public hearings concerning Pickering Nuclear Plant license renewal - A public hearing about the Pickering Nuclear Power plant license renewal is to be held in Courtice. We do not know the date, time, or specific location as we have not been able to find the information. MP O’Connell found … Continue reading
EVENTS: Don’t sit…get fit ! - Exercise of any sort improves your health, physical, mental and even emotional. So get moving…join a fitness class. Here are some that are available locally for PICKERING residents.
EVENTS: Painting workshop -  Moved past the finger painting stage? Or just interested in doing so? Here’s a PAINTING WORKSHOP that will help you become a budding artist.


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