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Hawaiian Celebration

Published on: January 26, 2018
It was a lovely sight to see V!VA Mississauga’s Community Members enjoyingour Hawaiian-themed “Break the Winter Blues” Party, which included deliciousHawaiian punch along with ham and pineapple treats prepared by theLifestyles Team. The musical entertainment,  Sparklettes,...

Annual Holiday Bazaar

Published on: December 20, 2017
This past November, V!VA Mississauga held our annual Holiday Bazaar.The Community was full of people shopping from a wide selection of goodsfrom 19 vendors.   V!VA Mississauga had a table featuring tarts, cookies, speciality teas, a largeselection of knitted items made by...

V!VA Mississauga is Recognized!

Published on: November 27, 2017
The Lisgar Residents’ Association (LRA) was founded in 1991to build andpromote the Lisgar community with a focus on community, stewardship,and advocacy!   V!VA Mississauga was recently recognized by the LRA for our partnership,and support of our neighbourhood! We’d like to...

V!VA Olympics 2017

Published on: September 26, 2017
On Thursday, August 31st, Community Members from V!VA Mississaugaand V!VA Thornhill Woods were hosted by our sister Community V!VA Pickering to compete in the annual V!VA Olympics!   The team had a strong showing, winning four medals! Barbarawon a gold medal in Ladder Ball...

Enjoying the Outdoors

Published on: August 25, 2017
V!VA Mississauga took full advantage of the fleeting sunshine this summer! Community Members enjoyed many outdoor activities includingneighborhood walks, bus trips to local outdoor sites, spending time withchildren from the on-site daycare and soaking in sunny days in the...

Canada 150 Wrap Up

Published on: July 31, 2017
July was such an exciting month with a kick-off combination of V!VA Mississauga’s6th Anniversary and Canada 150! The festivities began with a BBQ and a performanceby our V!VA Band, including great representation from our local representative atCity Hall, Councillor Sue...

V!VA Mississauga Gives Back

Published on: June 30, 2017
V!VA Mississauga Community Members had the opportunity to make beautiful,wooden Canada flags for Habitat for Humanity in celebration of Canada 150. Community Members sanded the wood, painted the flags, and put togethera total of 22 large wooden flags. To help Habitat for...

Cookies for the Community

Published on: June 1, 2017
Thank you to St. Joan of Arc Catholic Secondary School for organizing anamazing - and delicious! - day of baking, tasting and giving back! CommunityMembers were given the opportunity to put together fifty care packages,as well as sell cookies - freshly prepared and baked in...

Caribbean Celebration

Published on: May 1, 2017
*/ To ring in the warm weather, we had our very own Caribbean celebration. We started theafternoon off with a presentation all about the Caribbean. Community Members sampledCaribbean food (homemade beef jerky, jerk chicken and rice etc.) then ended off thefternoon with a...

Mardis Gras

Published on: March 26, 2017
*/ What do you get when you combine a centuries-old Catholic tradition witha bit of French culture, baubles, beads, parade floats, hot jazz, maskedrevelers and a city that knows how to “laissez les bons temps rouler”? Youget Mardi Gras! Also known as “Fat Tuesday” or “...

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