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Smart Town

What Makes a “Smart Town”?


Monday, December 18, 2017 6:55 AM

On December 16th, I attended a workshop led by Silicon Halton’s TU20 team on “Smart Cities” at the newly renovated Oakville Public Library’s (OPL) Iroquois Ridge Branch.

Toy, Gift, Children in Need, Youth in Need, Oakville Fire Fighters, Halton Regional Police

Holiday toy and gift programs for children in need


Tuesday, November 28, 2017 10:30 AM

As the holiday season approaches Halton Regional Police and the Oakville Professional Fire Fighters Association begin their toy and gift programs. The mission of these two programs is to ensure that every Oakville child in ...

100 Teens Who Care

100 Teens Who Care Oakville Making a Difference Locally


Tuesday, November 21, 2017 1:00 PM

A group of Oakville Teens are proving that teens can make difference in our community and have created a fundraising program called 100 Teens Who Care that supports local charities. The next meeting is November ...

Community Blue door with knocker

“Belonging in a Community of Contrasts” Report Released


Monday, October 30, 2017 1:00 PM

The Oakville Community Foundation’s latest report, “Belonging in a Community of Contrasts”, a continuation of the work of their Creating Vital Solutions,

Oakville Community Foundation

Oakville Community Foundation announces two community‐wide programs


Friday, October 27, 2017 10:00 AM

At its Vital Community Event on October 25, 2017, the Oakville Community Foundation announced two significant community‐wide programs beginning in 2018:

2017 YMCA Peace Medal

2017 YMCA Peace Medal Nominations Ending


Friday, October 20, 2017 10:00 AM

The 2017 YMCA Peace Medal nominations will be closed as of October 21, 2017. If you know a youth, adult or group who is making a difference in our community, nominate them.

Newcomer Children

Fostering Belonging Among Newcomer Children


Sunday, October 1, 2017 9:00 AM

Belonging: it’s a basic human need. Newcomer children all arrive in Canada with challenges related to the adjustments they must make to their new country

Vital Community Event

Vital Community Event: A Celebration of Arts and Belonging


Sunday, September 24, 2017 9:00 AM

Do you feel like you belong in your community? Where do you feel the strongest connection, and where do you feel most disconnected? These were just a few of the questions we asked thousands of ...

16th Community Spirit Awards Recipients

16th Community Spirit Awards honour Outstanding Volunteers


Friday, June 9, 2017 9:00 AM

Oakville’s best and brightest volunteers were celebrated for their exemplary contributions to the community at the 16th Annual Community Spirit Awards held last night Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural ...

Oakville Celebrates National Canadian Film Day


Wednesday, April 19, 2017 8:00 AM

April 19th 2017 is National Canadian Film Day, billed as the largest film festival in the world, is being celebrated across the town of Oakville with various events both private and open to the public ...

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