Town of Ajax
Your E-News for October 15, 2010
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The Labelle Blog
E-waste Collection Event
Run Ajax 2010
Ajax Santa Claus Parade
Ajax Public Library Board
Recruitment for Board of Directors
Ajax Municipal Election
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Council Chambers 
Meetings are held at Ajax Town Hall, 65 Harwood Ave. S.
Minutes and Agendas are available on the Town's Website
Featured Events
Ajax Farmer's Market
Vandermeer Nursery,
Thursdays from 2 to 7 p.m.
until October 28

Ajax Library Author Visit: Martha Baillie
October 19, 2010
Ajax Library, Main Branch Rotary Room

Live OUT Loud
November 5, 2010
Lincoln Alexander P.S.

Ajax on Stage - Youth Talent Showcase
November 20, 2010
J. Clarke Richardson/Notre Dame Campus- Community Theatre

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Pumpkinville - October 16
PumpkinvillePlease join us tomorrow, October 16 as the Town hosts its annual Pumpkinville event from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Greenwood Conservation Area. Activities include a haunted house, pumpkin patch and carving contest, horse drawn wagon rides and plenty of tasty treats at the Pumpkinville Grill.
The Labelle Blog - Ajax Municipal Election 2010
Blair LabelleI'm Blair Labelle, the Deputy Returning Officer for the Town of Ajax. I'll be blogging regularly from now until election day about election news and important things you need to know before you cast your ballot.

This weeks topic: 
Voting for the first time? 
Previous topics:
Did you get one? - Voter Notification Cards are in the mail
E-waste Collection Event - October 16
E-waste Collection EventAn e-waste collection event will take place on October 16 at the Ajax Sportsplex located at 2001 Audley Road North. Help keep electronics out of our landfills by bringing your unwanted or broken electronics for FREE recycling. Appliances and tools are not accepted.
RUN Ajax 2010 - October 24

Run Ajax 2010

Don't miss the 3rd Annual Run Ajax Waterfront Half Marathon & 5K taking place on Sunday, October 24 at Rotary Park. Enjoy the charm and scenery of Ajax's beautiful waterfront trail. Click here for event registration and details.
RUN Ajax 2010 - Volunteers needed

The Town is seeking volunteers to assist with the 3rd Annual RUN Ajax Waterfront Half Marathon & 5k on October 24. Duties may involve working water stations and refreshment stands, providing parking direction, and working the finish line area. Anyone interested should contact Recreation Supervisor, Warren Edwards at or 905-619-2529, ext.7255 by October 20.

Ajax Santa Claus Parade - November 13
Santa Claus ParadeSanta Claus is coming to Town! Local organizations, businesses and community groups are invited to enter a float in this year's Santa Claus Parade. Submissions can be made online or by downloading an information package. There is no cost to enter a float. Vendor and volunteer opportunities are also available, for more info click here.
The Ajax Public Library Board Requires 7 New Members

Ajax Public Library BoardContribute to your Library and your community by serving on the Ajax Library Board. Application forms are available online and at all three Library branches. For further information please contact Chief Librarian, Donna Bright at 905-683-4000, ext. 8825.

Recruitment for Board of Directors - Veridian

Veridian is searching for candidates to serve on the Board of Directors for Veridian Corporation and Veridian Connections. This is an opportunity for a candidate with vision, leadership and commitment to contribute to the governance of a leading local distribution company - the seventh largest in the province. Additional information is available from the Town of Ajax website by clicking here.

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