Karen Rea, our local Ward 4 Councillor held her annual summer BBQ this past Saturday in the parking lot of the Markham District Veterans Association.

The setting provided a warm community atmosphere where local residents of all ages and generations enjoyed veggie burgers, halal beef burgers and halal beef hotdogs.

Also on the menu was our favourite local ice cream truck serving up chocolate, vanilla and twist soft serve. Slushies, juice boxes, cans of pop and bottles of water were also on tap.

STEM Kids Rock were also on-hand to with their free mobile science centre filled with inquisitive kids and ancient fossils and relics for all to marvel at. Not to mention great live music with the crowd often joining in to sing – and dance – along to their favourite hits.

Also one hand for the festivities was Deputy Mayor, Don Hamilton; Rotary Unionville’s Kenneth Chin, YPAM’s Rukshan Para, Ward 8 Councillor; Isa Lee and more…