Organization / Program Name(s)Located In Description (Brief)
Aldershot PlayersBurlington Performs productions in the fall and spring * productions include comedies, farces and classics
Architectural Conservancy of Ontario - Halton Hills, Halton Hills Branch - No Physical AddressHalton Hills Aims to preserve local heritage through education and advocacy * promotes understanding of The Ontario Heritage Act and an appreciation for sites of built and natural heritage in Halton Hills
Art Gallery of BurlingtonBurlington Art gallery with conservatory and outdoor courtyard * stages up to 20 exhibitions throughout the year, showcasing work from internationally recognized artists, national and regional artists, and local ...
Arts BurlingtonBurlington Arts association including representatives from: * Burlington Fibre Art guild (for full listing see here ) * Burlington Fine Arts Association (for full listing see here ) * Burlington Sculptors and Wo ...
Arts MiltonMilton Offers a variety of programs including membership opportunities, professional development workshops, artist networking events, a Summer Days performance series and Culture Days activities.
ArtWorks OakvilleOakville An organization offering local artists a place to show their work * solo shows * special community events * painting * photography * sculpture * print making * fibre arts * available for purchase * pr ...
Beach Canal Lighthouse GroupHamilton East Citizens working to ensure the Burlington Canal limestone lighthouse and light keeper's cottage, Canada's only complete light station remaining on Lake Ontario, are celebrated and preserved for genera ...
Bronte Historical SocietyOakville Holds open houses to view historical displays, general meetings, social gatherings, Arts on the Bluffs exhibits and other events throughout the year * Sovereign House available for rent ...
Bronte Historical Society, Sovereign HouseOakville an historical home constructed by Charles Sovereign between 1825 and 1846 * occupied by one of Canada's famous authors, Mazo de la Roche, from 1910-1915 * saved from demolition by the Bronte Historica ...
Burlington Fine Arts AssociationBurlington Activities: * general meetings are open to the public * demonstrations and lectures are given on a variety of fine arts subjects (see website for details) * membership offers the opportunity to partic ...
Burlington Footnotes Senior Perfoming TroupeBurlington A nonprofit group of senior performers who: * dance and sing in their own productions for community groups in Halton Region and elsewhere * also offer dance and movement classes that are open to the p ...
Burlington Historical SocietyBurlington Objectives: * to bring together people interested in the history of Burlington and district, and stimulate public awareness in local heritage * discover, collect, classify and preserve materials whic ...
Burlington Performing Arts CentreBurlington Performing arts centre that offers world-class entertainment throughout the year, in a LEED Gold facility Facility: * Main Stage Theatre: 718 seats, orchestra and balcony levels * Studio Theatre: 200 ...
Burlington Sport AllianceBurlington Provides opportunities to coaches, athletes, parents, and organizations to enhance the sporting experience in Burlington * volunteers interested in preserving sport history assist in organizing specia ...
Burlington Symphony OrchestraBurlington A full-size community orchestra with a forty-plus year track record of meeting its mission – to enrich Burlington, Hamilton, and the surrounding area with high calibre symphonic music and to offer per ...
Burlington. Clerks Department, Heritage BurlingtonBurlington Committee promotes the conservation of buildings that have architectural and historical significance * has created an inventory of historical homes within the city and develops detailed resumes of pro ...
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Burlington Music CentreBurlington Home of the Burlington Teen Tour Band * Junior Redcoats * Burlington Concert Band * Concerts in the Park * music lessons and facility rental space available * designated as a local cooling centre duri ...
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Concerts in the ParkBurlington The Department of Parks and Recreation organizes free concerts throughout the summer at major parks * coordinated through the Music Centre
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Burlington Student TheatreBurlington Provides an opportunity for children and youth to develop self-esteem, confidence, awareness and appreciation of the world around them through exposure to performing arts, performance opportunities an ...
Burlington. Parks and Recreation, Paletta Lakefront Park & MansionBurlington A 14 acre park along Burlington's waterfront * a unique blend of open spaces, wetlands, waterfront nature trails and pathways, which provide access to the lakeshore and panoramic views of Lake Ontario ...
BurlOak Theatre GroupOakville Produces three full-length plays each season and a children's show at Christmas. * productions vary from British farce, Broadway comedy or a favourite musical as well as a Family Christmas traditional ...
Canada. Canada Council for the ArtsOttawa Federal Crown corporation that provides grants and services to professional Canadian artists and arts organizations in dance, media arts, music, theatre, writing and publishing, inter-arts, and visual ...
Canada. Canadian Heritage, Gatineau - Mailing Address, Youth Exchanges Canada - Youth Forums CanadaGatineau An initiative that helps Canadian youth connect with one another, experience the diversity of Canada's communities, languages and cultures, and get involved in the future of the country. Youth Exchang ...
Canada. Library and Archives CanadaOttawa Library and archives collection * provides Canadians with access to texts, photographs and other documents * preserves the documentary heritage of Canada * provides genealogy and family history servic ...
Canadian Club of HaltonOakville Presents guest speakers at seven dinners September to April * open to members and the public * question/answer opportunity at dessert
Canadian Croatian Choral SocietyOakville A choral group sharing a love for the diverse choral heritage of Croatia * performs at concerts, festivals and free informal shows at retirement and long-term care facilities and hospitals in the GTA ...
Canadian Music CompetitionsOakville A competition for all major instrument groups * guitar * harpsichord * organ * violin * piano * voice * participants judged by a panel of independent international adjudicators * encourages and promot ...
Centre Stage Theatre Productions BurlingtonBurlington Performs at its own location, both alone and in partnership with Centre Stage Theatre School * originally formed by members of Burlington Central High School's drama program
Conservation Halton, Milton - Crawford Lake Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational TrailsMilton A 232 hectare park on the Niagara Escarpment in Milton. Offers: * Nassagaweya Canyon Interpretive Lookout * reconstructed Iroquoian village & heritage site * 19 km of hiking, snowshoeing and cross cou ...
Conservation Halton, Milton - Hilton Falls Conservation Area, Conservation Land & Recreational TrailsMilton A 645 hectare park on the Niagara Escarpment in Milton with a variety of geological and wetland features including a geological pot hole and beaver meadow. Offers: * 33 km of hiking, mountain biking a ...
Croatian Folklore Ensemble Hrvatsko PreloOakville A dance group comprised of over 100 children, teens and young adults Performs at local events and festivals including: * Carassauga * annual Christmas caroling at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital ...
Dance Ability Movement (The), Milton - Dance Elite StudioMilton Inclusive dance classes provide each student with a one-on-one dance "buddy" * a volunteer dancer who adapts the class for the right level of challenge * provides encouragement, friendship and mentori ...
Downtown Oakville Business Improvement Area, TD Songs of Summer SeriesOakville * 11 Friday summer nights of entertainment featuring local Canadian artists * Experience rock, country, pop, jazz, reggae ska and more * Admission is FREE * Location: Pop- Up Park on George St (betwee ...
Drury Lane Theatrical ProductionsBurlington Stages several productions each year * also rents out men's and women's costumes (contact box office) New members welcome * members participate in all aspects of community theatre - on stage, backstag ...
Dundas Valley School of ArtDundas An independent, not-for-profit art school which plays a leading role in the cultural development of the region and a vital role in the art education of the community and offers a wide spectrum of visu ...
Eden Mills Writers' FestivalEden Mills Programming includes: * readings, interviews and discussions with Canada’s established and emerging authors * reading sets for teens and children * opportunities for yet-to-be published writers to sho ...
Erland Lee MuseumStoney Creek - Upper A national historic site of Canada consisting of a Victorian-era home and carriage house, located on the edge of the Niagara Escarpment that is the birthplace of the Women's Institutes organization, t ...
Esquesing Historical SocietyGeorgetown Collects, preserves and publicizes the history of Esquesing Township, Halton County, Ontario
Festival of FriendsHamilton East This is an outdoor festival. It is also a non-profit, charitable arts organization which promotes art and culture nationally and in the Hamilton region. Activities include: * Music * Arts and Crafts * ...
FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton, Culture DaysMilton * annual three-day, nationwide celebration that takes place each September * invites Canadian communities to “create, participate and share” in art and culture in their communities This year, Milton C ...
Friends of Devereaux House, Devereaux HouseGeorgetown Preserve and maintain the historic 19th century Devereaux House building and property * Provide facility rental for receptions and meetings * Annual Mother's Day Tea * Community allotment garden
Friends of Freeman StationBurlington Incorporated non-profit community group whose aim is to restore and preserve the historic Freeman Station for the enjoyment of current and future generations * built in 1906 by the Grand Trunk Railway ...
Georgetown Bach ChoraleGeorgetown The chamber choir is comprised of between 16 to 25 auditioned singers and offers a programme of choral, orchestral, chamber and solo performances. 2018/2019 Season Handel's Messiah Saturday, November ...
Georgetown Globe ProductionsGeorgetown Performs three musicals per year, including one Youth Group musical. Tickets can be purchased at the box office of the John Elliott Theatre, telephone 905-877-3700 or at www.globeproductions.ca under ...
Georgetown Little Theatre ProductionsGeorgetown * "Mainstage" productions performed at John Elliott Theatre, 9 Church St. Georgetown * "OffStage" and "Youth Co." productions performed at either GLT Studio, 33 Stewarttown Rd. or Acton Town Hall Cent ...
Golden Horseshoe FeisMilton * annual one-day event for traditional Irish dance, music, art, and soda bread competitions held on the 3rd Saturday of June * attended by up to 600 competitors from Ontario, Quebec, and neighbouring ...
Golf Canada, Canadian Golf Hall of Fame & MuseumOakville Hall includes: * interactive elements * photographic and documentary archive * golf library * traveling exhibits * free parking * members of the Hall of Fame are elected by the Selection Committee fro ...
Halton Hills Sports Museum & Resource CentreGeorgetown Honours and commemorates the achievements of athletes and volunteers from all eras and all sports throughout Halton Hills
Halton Hills. Halton Hills Cultural Centre and Library, Helson GalleryGeorgetown Gallery housing a permanent collection of significant Canadian and international works of art
Halton Hills. Halton Hills Cultural Centre and Library, John Elliott TheatreGeorgetown The 267-seat John Elliott Theatre offers professional and community performing arts events. For rental enquiries click here .
Halton Hills. Town Council, Halton Hills Town Hall, Halton Hills Heritage CommitteeHalton Hills * Advisory committee to the Council for the Town of Halton Hills * Members appointed by Council and a member of Council chairs the Committee * Concerned with preservation of sites that are of cultural ...
Halton Peel Highland Games AssociationGeorgetown Organizes the annual Georgetown Highland Games offering: * pipes and drums * dancing * heavy events * heritage animals * concessions and food
Halton Wood Carvers Club, Williams Mill Visual Arts CentreHalton Hills Members have access to a fully equipped woodcarving studio that includes a a design library, equipment and exhaust system * club provides carving instruction, workshops and demonstrations * wood carvi ...
Halton. Regional Municipality of Halton, Heritage ServicesMilton Heritage Services fosters discovery, appreciation and understanding of the region’s heritage and manages Halton Region’s artifact and archival collections. Also support and coordinate a network of her ...
Hamilton Children's ChoirHamilton Central Provides children and youth with choral music instruction and performance opportunities that foster creativity, personal development, and social growth.
Hamilton Fringe Theatre FestivalHamilton Central An annual 11-day unjuried event that occurs in the summer months, presenting live theatre in an informal, accessible and inexpensive environment. Strives to break down traditional boundaries between a ...
Hamilton Philharmonic OrchestraHamilton Central A professional orchestra providing live music performances and community engagement through programming and education.
Hamilton Philharmonic Youth OrchestraHamilton (City of) The orchestra performs standard symphonic repertoire as well as contemporary works and is comprised of young musicians. HPYO’s two symphony orchestras, chamber music opportunities and percussion progr ...
Harlequin SingersHamilton (City of) An adult choral group that performs from a vast repertoire of music drawn from Broadway musicals, film, big band, folk and pop charts.
Heritage ActonActon A volunteer organization that aims to preserve and restore heritage buildings and other objects of historical interest in Acton * organization accepts donations and volunteer assistance * a registered ...
Heritage Foundation of Halton Hills (The)Halton Hills * raises public awareness of heritage issues and supports local heritage projects * assists local heritage groups with funding for local heritage projects in Halton Hills * provides limited grants to ...
How to Find - Indigenous Resources, HaltonHalton Region Listed below are resources available to indigenous people living in Halton: 2-Spirited People of the 1st Nations Aboriginal Legal Services Assembly of First Nations Canada Mortgage and Housing: First ...
Joshua Creek Heritage Art CentreOakville Barn Gallery * featured exhibits * private library museum that contains the Amice Calverley collection * David Horne architecture library * available as a research centre and web reference library Com ...
Masterworks of Oakville Chorus & OrchestraOakville Performs in Oakville churches, each of which hosts and produces the concerts themselves, with the assistance of Masterworks' team of volunteer administrators * strong commitment to artistic excellence ...
Milton ChoristersMilton A Community Choir that presents a varied repertoire of both classical and contemporary music. * brings musicality to the community by participating in the Milton District Hospital memorial service and ...
Milton Concert BandMilton Concert band that gives 6 to 10 performances a year
Milton Historical SocietyMilton Hosts various activities of a historical nature * placquing of historical homes * talks and slide presentations * new and reprinted publication of research material * preservation of archival material ...
Milton Historical Society, Waldie Blacksmith Shop and Carriage RoomMilton A living history museum dedicated to preserving the history of blacksmithing, not only as a profession, but also within Milton and Halton. * blacksmiths are usually working at the forge, except in win ...
Milton Philharmonic OrchestraMilton Presents and performs a varied repertoire of both classical and contemporary music through 6-8 scheduled concerts each season * performs at additional community events (Culture Days, Summer Days, etc. ...
Milton Players Theatre GroupMilton An award-winning community theatre group with three productions each year * Murder mysteries performed for organizations/businesses upon request * New members welcome to audition, support in crew role ...
Milton Show Choir for YouthMilton Provides performing arts education and creative expression through song and dance. Multiple choirs offered according to age & ability.Students receive quality instruction in vocals, dance and stage pe ...
Milton. Community Services, FirstOntario Arts Centre MiltonMilton The FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton is owned and operated by the Corporation of the Town of Milton. * unique, state-of-the-art facility offering performing, visual, media and literary arts experiences ...
Milton. Planning and Development, Heritage PermitsMilton A heritage permit allows owners of a designated heritage property to make alterations. According to the Ontario Heritage Act, owners of a designated property must receive the consent of their local Co ...
Milton. Town Council, Milton Town Hall, Heritage MiltonMilton Heritage Milton is an advisory committee of Milton Council that provides advice and assistance to Council, Town staff and private property owners on matters relating to the conservation of the communi ...
Mixed Company TheatreToronto Downtown East Creates socially relevant drama to educate, engage and empower audiences in schools, communities and workplaces * addresses issues such as bullying, elder abuse, diversity, homelessness, mental health ...
Monday Night @ the MoviesOakville An organization offering film showings. * 14 movies per season shown on alternate Mon from Sep-Nov and Jan-Apr * films chosen and obtained from The Film Circuit, a division of The Toronto Film Festiva ...
Movies for Mommies, Oakville, The Original Parent & Baby Film EventOakville Movie screenings: * films are run with reduced sound levels, loud enough to hear, but soft enough to protect sensitive ears * lights are on but reduced by half * presentations by guest speakers on top ...
Museums of Burlington, Joseph Brant MuseumBurlington Construction of the Joseph Brant Museum Transformation project is underway as of October 2017 and is expected to be completed in the summer of 2019 * expansion will include a community museum and heri ...
Museums of Burlington, Ireland House MuseumBurlington The Museums of Burlington (Joseph Brant Museum and Ireland House at Oakridge Farm) are dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and presentation of the heritage of Burlington. Ireland House at Oakrid ...
MusikayOakville Performs a cappella music at professional level, presents concerts of baroque music with choir and orchestra. * workshops on basic music learning, individual preparation * advanced conducting seminars ...
Nasagiweya Historical SocietyMilton The society works to research, collect, document and preserve pioneer information in the Township of Nassagaweya, and to share those findings with interested parties. * Nassagaweya Township is in the ...
National Trust for CanadaOttawa Member-based organization and registered charity * promotes the care and wise use of historic places * raises awareness through the national awards program, Heritage Day and the Top Ten Endangered Pla ...
Native Canadian Centre of TorontoToronto Downtown North Senior's program -- outreach to Indigenous seniors and people with disabilities * social safety visits and reassurance check * congregate dining * friendly visiting * In-Home personal support -- pers ...
Native Women's Resource Centre of Toronto, Community ProgramsToronto Downtown Central Crisis intervention * information and referral * urban orientation * community outreach * food programs Aboriginal Healthy Babies Healthy Children -- home visits for families with children birth-6 yea ...
Norval Heritage SocietyHalton Hills Collects and preserves historical information pertaining to the village of Norval
Oakville Art SocietyOakville Activities include: * classes for children and adults * Fall, Winter and Spring sessions * children's classes in drawing and painting on Saturdays throughout the school year * ages 7-17 * scheduled co ...
Oakville Arts CouncilOakville Activities include: * resource and referral for arts information * source of information about arts in Oakville * manages local arts calendar of events, arts directory, arts space directory and brochu ...
Oakville Centre for the Performing ArtsOakville * a leading edge cultural venue that presents over 70 professional performances a year and supports 230 additional performances presented by local community groups. * a division of the Recreation and ...
Oakville Festivals of Film and ArtOakville The first independently run combined film and arts festival to launch in Oakville. * 2019 festival will be June 20th to 23rd, 2019 * gala premieres will be held on Friday, June 21st, and Saturday, Jun ...
Oakville Galleries, Gairloch Gardens and Centennial SquareOakville a contemporary art museum
Oakville Galleries, Elementary and Secondary School Programs in English and FrenchOakville Programs offer interactive ways to look at, discuss and make works of art. * available in English and French * classes take place in the classroom as well as at the Galleries * half day or full day El ...
Oakville Historical SocietyOakville The Society's building contains: * exhibit rooms * archival storage * library * board room * office space * operates the Merrick Thomas House Museum in Lakeside Park Merrick House * offers special day ...
Oakville Historical Society, Merrick Thomas Farm House MuseumOakville An 1820's farm home with almost entirely original structure, furnished from the period * built in 1829 at the Thomas farm, west of Sixteen Mile Creek, and was moved to its current location in the mid- ...
Oakville Museum At Erchless EstateOakville The museum offers guided tours of the Chisholm family home, changing exhibitions, special events and education programs that tell the stories of Oakville. Permanent exhibits available in French and En ...
Oakville PlayersOakville A group of people with an interest in theatre, onstage and off. * Produces two main stage productions at the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts and a One Act Festival studio production each year ...
Oakville Sports Hall of FameOakville Nominations accepted on an ongoing basis and open to: * athletes * teams * coaches * trainers * executives * sponsors * officials * administrators * media personnel who have brought pride and recognit ...
Oakville SymphonyOakville A community orchestra with over 80 amateur and professional members * guest artist performances * presents a series of four subscription concerts at the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts between ...
Oakville Vocal Arts FestivalOakville An annual festival that focuses on the joy of singing rather than competition
Oakville. Building, Planning and Development, Heritage Oakville Municipal Advisory CommitteeOakville An advisory body to Oakville Council recommending heritage properties deserving of protection and preservation or designation under the Ontario Heritage Act * reviews heritage permit applications, her ...
Ontario Electric Railway Historical Association, Streetcar MuseumMilton A full-size operating electric railway and museum, featuring historic electric railcars operating on two kilometers of track. * membership offers opportunity for unique volunteer work, learn new skill ...
Ontario Steam and Antique Preservers Association, Steam EraMilton Activities and exhibits include: * steam engines * gas tractors * gas engines * antique vehicles * models * memorabilia * food * saw-milling * souvenirs * trading post * toy show * flea market * kids ...
Peel Aboriginal Network, Indigenous Friendship CentreMississauga ​Centre to meet, socialize, share and learn from each other * services include housing, food and clothing bank, employment counselling, traditional healing and wellness, legal, youth services, cultura ...
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, The GalleryOakville An exhibition space to showcase student artists and Sheridan College's arts community * series of student, alumni and faculty exhibitions by Sheridan's Faculty of Animation, Arts and Design * encourag ...
Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Theatre SheridanOakville A theatre offering live shows on Sheridan College's main stage and studio theatres. * visit the website for details of the current season ...
Sound of Music FestivalBurlington Annual summer music festival at Burlington's Downtown and Waterfront * concerts spanning all genres In 2019, Sat June 8-Sun June 16 Full Schedule (also published in Burlington Post prior to Festival) ...
Southern Ontario Lyric OperaHalton Region Presents opera performances at Burlington Performing Arts Centre and performs at benefit concerts and community events.
St Jude's Anglican Church, St Jude's Celebration of the ArtsOakville A presenter of music concerts by nationally and internationally known artists
Sweet Adelines International, Oakville Chapter, Circle of Harmony ChorusOakville An award-winning, four-part, a cappella chorus of women dedicated to musical excellence * performs dynamic and entertaining music with singing, choreography and engaging performances * performs at com ...
Theatre BurlingtonBurlington A community theatre group that mounts three main stage shows each year plus a play for children in November or December. * new members receive practical "hands on" experience by working on all shows
Third Age Learning BurlingtonBurlington Offers one Fall and one Winter series, for a yearly total of 16 lectures * for current program see website * each weekly meeting consists of a 45-minute presentation delivered by a subject matter expe ...
Top Hat Marching OrchestraBurlington Activities include: * performances in many community events throughout Canada and the United States * past performances include Bermuda, New Orleans Mardi Gras parade, Chicago Thanksgiving Day Parade ...
Tottering Biped TheatreBurlington Committed to producing relevant, highly physical theatre * for current and upcoming productions and events, see website
Tower Poetry Society (The)Hamilton West Monthly meetings at the Westdale Library.
Trafalgar Township Historical Society, Old Palermo One Room SchoolhouseOakville The history of the older, agricultural communities of North Oakville is not very well acknowledged and with urban development on the formerly agricultural land north of Highway 5 (Dundas Street), the ...
Tyrsa Ukrainian Dance SchoolBurlington Three levels: beginner, junior, and senior Hosts three public events: Easter egg bingo event (with decorated eggs from Ukraine as prizes), and two community garage sales (Apr and Oct)
University of Toronto, Oakville - School of Continuing Studies, University Lecture SeriesOakville School of Continuing Studies at the University of Toronto offers non-credit, continuing education courses to adult learners 2019 Fall Lecture Series: * The Oakville Club, Monday 12 noon-1 pm, Septembe ...
West End Studio TheatreOakville Three regular sessions (fall * winter * spring) for all ages. Workshops and classes include: * stage and film acting * musical theatre * singing * monologues * improvisation * introduction to musical ...
Williams Mill Visual Arts CentreHalton Hills Offers visitors the opportunity to interact directly with the artists, experience their work in progress and purchase a variety of art. * showcases the works of other renowned artists and craftspeople ...
World of Threads FestivalOakville An exhibition of innovative fibre based art from around the world and highlights the strengths of local talent * showcases local, national and international contemporary fibre and textile art * known ...