What’s On Oshawa Weekend June 7-9 2019

Breathe deeply, take a moment, and do a sun salutation in the heritage gardens at the Oshawa Museum! Every Friday at 10 am enjoy Yoga in the Garden, in partnership with Durham Yogi Community. June 7 2019. 10 am. Oshawa Museum, Lakeview Park, Oshawa. FREE, donations gratefully accepted. Please bring your own mat and water bottle.

Celebrate Pride Durham at the Robert McLaughlin Gallery at RMG Fridays, featuring performances by Toronto RnB duo TRP.P and a tour of Francisco-Fernando Granados’ new exhibition “duet”, this month’s event celebrates our amazing LGBTQ+ community! June 7 2019. 7 pm to 10 pm. 72 Queen Street, Oshawa. Admission by donation.

Head to Bowmanville for Rotary’s Rockin’ Ribs & Brews 2019 for ribs, local food, craft beer, musical entertainment, family activities and fun festival atmosphere! June 7-9 2019. Clarington Fields, 2375 Baseline Road, Clarington. Free admission. Various times.

Attention all Kazoo enthusiasts & appreciators! The LivingRoom Community Art Studio is looking for community members to join their Kazoo choir for an impromptu recording session of the Taskmaster theme! Want to be a part of the fun? Be at the studio this Friday at 4 pm! They provide the kazoos – you provide the awesomeness! No kazoo experience required, All Ages and Abilities welcome! If you have any questions please message or email info@livingroomcommunityartstudio.org. June 7 2019. 4 pm. 149 Simcoe Street South, Oshawa. FREE.

It’s the 6th Annual AQUINO Tank Weekend at the Ontario Regiment Museum! This is the only event of it’s kind in North America and includes Battle Reenactments, Tank and Armoured Vehicle Demonstrations, Tanks and Military Vehicle Rides, Special speakers series and displays, Simulated Tank Battles. A fun and educational experience for the entire family! June 8 & 9 2019. 9 am to 4 pm. Vehicle shows at 11 am and 2 pm. See website for ticket info and schedule of events.

Bring your furry friend to the Clarington Museum for a Teddy Bear Picnic! Enjoy a storytime, crafts, games, pay a visit to the Teddy Bear Doctor, play tea party with your teddy and take a swing at a pinata! June 8 2019. Clarington Museum, 62 Temperance Street, Bowmanville. FREE! For more information please contact 905-623-2734 or info@claringtonmuseums.com for more information

Visit the McLaughin Branch of the Oshawa Public Library and meet a K9 officer and his canine partner, Nitro. Learn what they do both at work and off duty. June 8 2019. 10:30 am to 11:30 am. 65 Bagot Street, Oshawa. FREE. Registration required.

Celebrate the second annual Youth Pride Durham festival at Sinclair Secondary School in Whitby! Free food, entertainment and fun! Featuring photo booth, community info fair with 30+ local agencies who are here to support LGBT2SQ+ youth and their families. Free pizza, popcorn and more, plus lots of great entertainment including singer-songwriter T. Thomason as the headline performance. T. recently won CTV’s The Launch. June 8 2019. 1 pm to 3 pm. 380 Taunton Road East, Whitby.

Check out the All Things Handmade Market and support local makers! It’s your one stop shop for all things local. Find over 80 local businesses and services – from artisans, carpenters, chefs, and so much more! June 9 2019. Admission is $4 at the door, kids under 12 are free! Doors are open from 9-2. Kingsway College, Oshawa.

The Whitby Curling Club is hosting a Sunday Fun-Day Family Event with food trucks, Next Step Stables with horses for petting and feeding, free face painting, a farmer’s market and 50 + vendors. June 9 2019. 815 Brock Street North, Whitby. $2 per person. 11 am to 5 pm.

Join the Canadian Automotive Museum for a Downtown Oshawa Automotive Walking Tour! Oshawa has been home to the McLaughlin Carriage Company, McLaughlin Motor Company, and General Motors of Canada, but today only a few remnants of the city’s former industrial past remain in the downtown core. Expert guides will explore the streetscape and bring to life the people and places that made Oshawa “Canada’s Motor City.” June 9 2019. 11 am to 12 pm. 99 Simcoe Street South, Oshawa. Tour included with admission.