Summer Programs at Mississauga Libraries

There are lots of great things to do at Mississauga Libraries this summer, and you should definitely check them out!  Here are some of the great programs that you can enjoy at Mississauga Libraries this summer:   Books to Go! Service Books to Go is a custom book club service offered by Mississauga Central Library’s Readers’ …

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PAMA Summer Camps

If your kids are looking for a fun and educational experience this summer, check out the Peel Art Gallery and Museum Archives (PAMA) summer camps.  PAMA offers many great art and museum based summer camps, such as the following:   WEEK 1: JULY 6 TO JULY 10 MOVIE MAGIC Kids will experience the fun of …

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2015 Streetsville Canada Day Celebration

The 2015 Streetsville Canada Day celebration will be held on Wednesday, July 1, 2015.  This is the 23rd annual Canada Day celebration in Streetsville, and it will feature an amazing fireworks display and fun activities, games, and performances for everyone!  The Streetsville Canada Day celebration is FREE of charge, and will begin at 6pm on …

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“Let’s Play in the Park” Program Returns

  I am very pleased to report that the “Let’s Play in the Park” recreation program will be returning to Ward 11 again this summer, from June 29 to September 4.  The “Let’s Play in the Park” program will give children between the ages of 6 and 12 the chance to play in the park …

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Nuisance Sign Removal

If you’ve noticed illegal signs on City boulevards and wondered what you could do about this problem, now there is a way to help clean up these signs.  The City has created a new Nuisance Sign Removal Program for residents who wish to help the City keep boulevards free of illegal signs.  To participate in …

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MiWay Senior Fare Pilot Program

Beginning Monday, June 29, 2015, MiWay will be running a 6 month Senior Fare Pilot Program for seniors who take MiWay transit.  Under this program, seniors will be able to ride MiWay for $1.00 cash fare weekdays from 9:30am -3:30pm and after 7pm, and at all times weekends and holidays.  Senior ID will be required …

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Meadowvale Village Tree Planting!

Join Councilor Carlson, City Forestry Staff, and the students of David Leeder Middle School for a morning of tree planting in Meadowvale Village!  Event details are as follows: Meadowvale Village Tree Planting Friday, June 19, 2015 10am-1pm Vacant Field (see map) (Southwest Corner of Mavis Road & Derry Road West) *Note: We will meet at …

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Concert in the Square

Spring is in the air and what better way to enjoy the outdoors than to visit the Streetsville Village Square and catch a spectacular concert by the Mississauga Pops Concert Band!   Be sure to stop by the Streetsville Village Square and check out the Mississauga Pops Concert Band “Concert in the Square,” which is …

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2015 Ward 11 Community Ride

Spring is here and what better way to enjoy the gorgeous weather than with a nice bike ride through some of our community’s great cycling trails! So, grab your bikes and get yourself in gear for the 2015 Ward 11 Community Ride! This is a great way for you and your family to check out …

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EAB Awareness Week

To raise awareness about Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) in Mississauga, Mississauga Forestry staff will host information booths, a tree planting and a Twitter Chat during the week of June 1 to 5.  Forestry Staff will update residents on what the City is doing to manage EAB and what residents can do to manage the impact …

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