Spring into Networking with  UNG
Join us at our Networking Lunch :

Friday, April 12th 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  at Foxbridge Golf Club
Join us for lunch next week at Scrambles Restaurant in Foxbridge Golf Club. Enjoy a mid-day networking lunch with local business owners and representatives, entrepreneurs and local organizations.  We have two speakers lined up to talk to us during our lunch on Friday. 
$2 contribution + the cost of your meal (Ordered A La Carte) 
**Non-members are welcome to join us on April 12th for an introductory meeting. **

April Speakers: Self Care for Spring

Sylwia Swider
Live LipHe
Topic: "Are you sick and tired of being sick?"

Drinking plenty of water on a daily basis is vital to our health. Transform your tap water into healthy, antioxidant and hydrogen-rich drinking water that's rich in minerals and purged of impurities, right in your own home! Come witness the power of water!

Reesa Mustafa
Registered Holistic Nutritionist
Wholesome Living - Health, Wellness, Vitality, Life
Topic: "Nutrition for our health"

What are top 5 most deficient nutrients?  Join me to discuss nutritional deficiencies in the diet which results in malnutrition and disease.

Our Network is Growing! Welcome to our new members
Caitlin Christoff Taillon, Take Root Creative
2019 Spring/Summer 
UNG Magazine is online!
The Uxbridge Networking magazine is available for viewing online 
You can also download the issuu app for better reading experience of the magazine on mobile devices. 

Thanks again to the UNG Magazine Publishing Team:
Publishing & Design: John Auger, seven8creative
Magazine Writer: Hollay Ghadery, River Street Writing
Magazine Coordinator: Chris Auger, Dire Marketing
Editor: Annie Hardock, Founder & Chair, Uxbridge & Area Networking Group 

Pick up your copy of the UNG Magazine at the following locations!
UNG members' locations in Uxbridge:
105.5 Hits FM, ABS Abacus Brain Study, BDO, Boston Pizza (Uxbridge and north Whitby), Dr. Vi Tu Banh, Ron Noble Insurance, Scrambles at Foxbridge Golf Club, James~Campbell Insurance, Lorelei Interiors, Mill Run Golf Club, NRG 4 Life Fitness, TD Bank, The Uxbridge Cosmos, Uxbridge Public Library, VIVE Mediations Inc.

Public locations for pickup or read at location:
Axis Chiropractic, Tin Cups, Kawartha Ice Cream, Mac's Convenience Store, Smoke House, The Corner House, Uxbridge Arena, Uxbridge Health Centre, Uxbridge Township Office, Vince's Market, Wimpy's
More locations will be added.

We've updated the UNG Website!

We will be adding new features on the UNG website to improve the Membership Directory and other online features that will improve our members' online presence.

To our existing UNG members, please update your information using our new online membership form.

Congratulations  to UNG member, Swapneet Ranike, owner of Boston Pizza in Uxbridge,  on their renovations and reopening on March 1st

UNG was at the  Toronto Business Expo

Thanks to UNG members who helped out at the UNG booth on March 26 at Toronto Business Expo.
Photo (from left to right):
Kathy Normandeau, Piano Technician, Sally Morgan of VIVE! Mediation Inc., Jennifer Culley of 105.5 HITS FM, Arlene Lyon of A L Designs, Pam Domingos of Lorelei Interiors, and Annie Hardock, Founder & Chair of the UNG and co-owner of ABS Abacus Brain Study (Uxbridge).


UNG Members participated at Vibrant North Durham Plan Consultation session on April 2nd

Thanks to Stacey Jibb, Rural Economic Development Coordinator, Regional Municipality of Durham, for inviting the Uxbridge Networking Group, Uxbridge Chamber of Commerce, and the Uxbridge BIA to participate in the Vibrant North Durham Plan Consultation session this evening.

Uxbridge Networking Group members in attendance who provided their input are:
Sally Morgan Vive Mediation Inc.,  Scientist Stan Taylor, Founder of Young Canadian Space Club,  Ziba Parsi Ziba's Spa,  Pamela Domingos Lorelei Interiors and commercial properties owner,  Arlene Lyon A L Designs,  Annie Hardock, Founder of Uxbridge Networking Group, and co-owner of ABS Abacus Brain Study (Uxbridge)

Karen Porter
T: 416.414.5356
E: info@karenporter.ca

As Ent e repreneurs, our business success depends on us having our full brain power, our full focus, and 100% of our energy level. These things are directly effected by how we fuel our bodies because, what we eat feeds our body and our brain. As entrepreneurs, we have no sick days. Our bodies are our single most important asset.
Using delicious healthy food, I work one-on-one, or in groups, at my cooking workshops and wellness retreats. I can help you to get the right fuel for your body so you can excel in your business and your life!

Nicole ScottNicoleScott
CEO, Own your Sparkle 
T: (416) 427-5080
At: www.nicolescott.ca
E: nicole@passionfornutrition.ca

Nicole Scott is a health advocate, Holistic Nutritionist, plant lover, freedom junkie, travel seeker, international online business owner and an independent mom of 2 teenage girls who lives in Uxbridge. 
She offers many services such as; Your Sweet Body Program (20-day whole food challenge), DNA testing, EMF Radiation Protection, Helping women transition to going GREY at any age and an online franchise opportunity in the health industry. Reach out to Nicole to book your FREE 15 consultation and learn how she can help you gain better health.

Caitlin Christoff TaillonTakeroot
  E: caitlin@takerootcreative.com
33 Toronto St. N. Unit 2
Uxbridge ON

We are a small but mighty team of graphic designers, website designers, photographers, videographers and wordsmiths, collectively known as Take Root Creative. We're pretty awesome individually, but together, we're a creative marketing force to be reckoned with.

Take Root Creative is proud to be located in the heart of Uxbridge, Ontario, which is known not only for its impeccable small town charm, but also for being the Trail Capital of Canada! Most days you'll find us nerding out behind our screens working on the latest print and web designs, out and about in the community catching up with clients, or brainstorming our next really cool digital idea.

Caitlin is an active member of the Rotary Club of Uxbridge and a director on the Uxbridge BIA Board. She has participated as a guest speaker at the North Durham Economic Forum and as a judge for the Hustle Me competition, the North Durham Business Idea Competition as well as the BYC Pitch Competition.

Along with continuing to grow Take Root Creative, Caitlin plans to bake more often, add to her growing collection of "beautiful books," and visit as many playgrounds as possible with her husband and two kids.

UNG 2019 Meeting Schedule UNGMeetingSchedule
Networking Breakfast/Lunch at 
Scrambles, Foxbridge Golf Club
Networking Breakfast
Tue. May 14, 8:15 - 9:30am

Networking Lunch
Fri. Apr. 12, 12 Noon - 1:30pm
Fri. Jun. 14, 11:30 - 1:30pm (Outdoor BBQ at Scrambles)

Non-members are welcome to join us for an introductory meeting. 
RSVP Annie Hardock at 905-852-6686, or 
Young Canadian Space Club

Mission #2 Young Canadian Space Club  took place on March 31st.
Herb Baker gave a most informative talk to the space children. Each explanation was followed by a video.
He spoke about the Saturn V rocket Saturn V (Apollo 8) launch.
Mission #2 also had Keeley Aird, the co-founder of  STEM Kids Rock , a kid powered organization whose mission is to inspire, engage & empower the next generation of STEM leaders through early & often exposure to science. T he STEM Kids Rock Free Mobile Science Centre empowers kids of all ages and abilities to teach their peers about STEM. 

Mission #3 will be held on Sunday, April 28 th 2-4pm at Trinity United Church. 
Contact Scientist Stan for more information.
www.stanscienceman.com Phone: 905-706-4720

The Durham Lifestyles Show
May 4th 2019 at Mill Run Golf Club

Connecting people to local businesses - Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM at the Mill Run Golf Course, 269 Durham Regional Road 8, Uxbridge.

Front row: Bob Smith of Custom World Vacations, Chris Auger of Dire Marketing
Back row: Arlene Lyon of A L Designs, Jennifer Culley of 105.5 HITS FM, Pam Domingos of Lorelei Interiors

Connecting Business Event on June 14th 

This event will take place on Friday, June 14, 2019 at Foxbridge Golf Club, outside in the big white tent including a BBQ lunch.  The event will include speakers and opportunities to showcase UNG members with display tables.  We have also recently added a "Business-to-Business Tour" of businesses in downtown Uxbridge. 

We are looking for Uxbridge business owners (UNG members or non-members, home-based business owners are welcome to apply) to host a half hour tour at their business location on June 14th, or having a display table at the outdoor BBQ venue (the big white tent) at Foxbridge Golf Club. Contact Annie Hardock for details by sending an email to networkinggroup@uxbridge.com.

UNG HQ Events

Health Talk
Sylwia Swider of Live LipHe
Date & Time: 
May 16, 12 noon
92 Brock St. W., Uxbridge 

Contact Annie Hardock at unghq@uxbridge.com if you would like to host a workshop or event at UNG HQ.

Thank you to our Sponsors:
BDO Canada LLP The Uxbridge Cosmos 105.5 HITS FM Uxbridge Radio

Interviewed by 105.5 Hits FM Radio Host, Taylor Bursey.

With Kind Regards,

Annie Hardock
Founder & Chairperson
Uxbridge & Area Networking Group
Established in 1998
Tel.: 905-852-6686

Abacus Uxbridge Inc. O/A ABS Abacus Brain Study
92 Brock St. W., Uxbridge
UNG Annual Membership
Membership Includes:
- Receive monthly UNG e-Newsletter.
- Membership listing on the bi-annual Networking Magazine (publish in March and August).
- Business listing on  UNG Website, and  Uxbridge Online Business Directory.
- Being promoted on social media, such as  UNG Facebook Page.
- Participate in monthly breakfast and luncheon meetings from September to June.
- Participate at Uxbridge Networking Group display booth in event such as the annual Uxbridge Fall Fair to promote their product and services. 

Membership Fee:
Effective March 1st 2016,
members who participate 5 or more networking Group functions (including participations in meetings/ events/ advertising) in a year, renewal rate is $99+HST. First year membership is $125+HST. Annual membership fee is due each year on the month that you join the Networking Group, except for members who join in March or September, their membership fees are due in February and August, respectively. This will ensure that the Networking Group brochure (publish in March and in August) has the most current memberships listing.