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Sites of Nonresistance: Ontario Mennonites and the First World War 8:30 am
Sites of Nonresistance: Ontario Mennonites and the First World War @ CGR
May 15 2017 @ 8:30 am – May 15 2019 @ 4:30 pm
War monuments, cenotaphs and honour rolls remind us daily of the most dramatic and familiar stories of war.  This exhibit tells war stories of a different kind, and lays out an alternative memorial landscape—the landscape[...]
Bike Challenge 2018 8:00 am
Bike Challenge 2018
Jun 1 @ 8:00 am – Jun 30 @ 12:00 am
It’s back! June is Bike Month at the University of Waterloo, and with the warm weather finally here to stay, it’s the perfect time to hop on your bike and participate in our month-long challenge! Whether you’re[...]
Neighbourhood Sparks 6:30 pm
Neighbourhood Sparks
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm – Jun 30 @ 8:00 pm
Creating an initial spark, a pop up welcoming space where neighbours meet neighbours and connect across many aspects of diversity. The Neighbourhood Sparks create potential for future relationship building. Visit our website for individual dates[...]
Bike Month 2018
Bike Month 2018
Jun 1 – Jun 30 all-day
June is Bike Month at the University of Waterloo! With the warm weather finally here, join us for fun challenges and events happening throughout the month! June 1-30 Bike Challenge June 20: 11am-2pm Bike Lunch[...]
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“Women’s Journey” Art Exhibit
“Women’s Journey” Art Exhibit
Jun 2 – Jun 23 all-day
The Arab Women of Waterloo Region and three local artists have collaborated to share stories and make art.  The result is a collection of pieces that explore newcomer and refugee women’s journeys from their home countries[...]
Sixth Annual Refugee Art Show: Becoming Neighbours
Sixth Annual Refugee Art Show: Becoming Neighbours
Jun 2 – Jun 23 all-day
THEMUSEUM is partnering with CCORIC to host the sixth annual Refugee Art Show for the month of June 2018, Becoming Neighbours. People who have been fleeing persecution, war and conflict have found a safe and[...]
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Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting 7:30 pm
Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting @ Community Ed Room 2202, Conrad Grebel College
Jun 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting @ Community Ed Room 2202, Conrad Grebel College | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Group Nine is the local chapter of Amnesty International Canada in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. We normally meet at 7:30 pm on the first Tuesday of every month in Room 4224 (The Fretz Seminar Room) at[...]
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Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting 5:15 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting @ The Working Centre
Jun 11 @ 5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting @ The Working Centre
We are an alliance of individuals from a variety of economic and social situations who strive to end poverty within our society by: ​ practicing solidarity between those who have enough and those who do[...]
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Jun 13 all-day
 
Nukes and the Nobel: A Conversation with Setsuko Thurlow 7:30 pm
Nukes and the Nobel: A Conversation with Setsuko Thurlow @ CGR - Conrad Grebel University, Great Hall
Jun 13 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us for a conversation with 2017 Nobel Peace Prize recipient and world-renowned nuclear ban advocate Setsuko Thurlow. Conrad Grebel University College is pleased to have nominated Setsuko Thurlow for an Honorary Doctor of Laws[...]
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An evening with Lucy DeCoutere & Joni NehRita 6:00 pm
An evening with Lucy DeCoutere & Joni NehRita @ THEMUSEUM
Jun 16 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
An evening with Lucy DeCoutere & Joni NehRita @ THEMUSEUM | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
Lucy DeCoutere will be speaking for the first time to a larger audience about her experiences: the trial, the trolls and the lessons she has learned. The sweet sounds of Joni NehRita will make this[...]
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Japanese Foreign Policy and Japan-Canada Relations – Lecture Series 3:30 pm
Japanese Foreign Policy and Japan-Canada Relations – Lecture Series @ REN
Jun 19 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Ms. Takako Ito, Consul-General of Japan, will be delivering a lecture in EASIA 201R: Introduction to East Asia. The title of the lecture is ‘Japanese foreign policy and Japan-Canada relations.’About the Speaker ​TAKAKO ITO, Consul[...]
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe |  |  |
Our Weekly Meeting Join us at the Queen St. Commons Cafe (43 Queen St. S., Kitchener, ON Map) on Tuesdays at 7:00pm. We discuss themes and organize activities for Nonviolence. Let’s build a better world[...]
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Jun 20 all-day
 
World Refugee Day
World Refugee Day
Jun 20 all-day
World Refugee Day
United Nations World Refugee Day A refugee is someone who fled his or her home and country owing to “a well-founded fear of persecution because of his/her race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social[...]
My Story: #BecomingNeighboursWR 7:00 am
My Story: #BecomingNeighboursWR
Jun 20 @ 7:00 am – 9:00 pm
On World Refugee Day, held every year on June 20th, we commemorate the strength, courage and perseverance of millions of refugees. This year, World Refugee Day also marks a key moment for the public to[...]
Refugee Prayer Breakfast 8:00 am
Refugee Prayer Breakfast
Jun 20 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Prayer breakfast to celebrate World Refugee Day. Continental breakfast provided. Free-will donations appreciated. Special guest speakers from the Evangelical Lutheran Church Canada and Lutheran Church Canada, and CLWR. Space is limited, please RSVP to jardon@clwr.org
Bike Lunch 2018 11:00 am
Bike Lunch 2018
Jun 20 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join the Sustainability Office and other local organizations for Bike Lunch on June 20th from 11AM to 2PM. Bike Lunch is a campus-wide event to provide students and employees with the resources, tools and encouragement to bike to school or work.  Come celebrate[...]
World Refugee Day Community Vigil: Standing Together with Refugees 5:30 pm
World Refugee Day Community Vigil: Standing Together with Refugees
Jun 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Three fifteen-minute segments where we stand together as a community for refugees and refugee claimants. Stories highlighting challenges and opportunities will bring focus to each segment. Segment 1: Standing For… what is just, right and fair[...]
Neighbourhood Ice Cream Party 6:00 pm
Neighbourhood Ice Cream Party
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Help us celebrate World Refugee Day and enjoy a fun evening of community building over scoops of ice cream, yard games, basketball, music, face-painting and tours! Rain or Shine! **Please bring a donation for our[...]
Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter 7:00 pm
Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter @ Community Room, Bread and Roses Co-operative Homes
Jun 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter @ Community Room, Bread and Roses Co-operative Homes | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
The Kitchener-Waterloo chapter of Council of Canadians meets on the third Wednesday of every month from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in the Community Room at Bread and Roses Co-operative Homes, 307 Queen St S. (corner of[...]
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2018 WICI Conference on Modelling Complex Urban Environments
2018 WICI Conference on Modelling Complex Urban Environments @ St. Jerome's University
Jun 21 – Jun 22 all-day
2018 WICI Conference on Modelling Complex Urban Environments @ St. Jerome's University | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
This two day conference is designed to bring together scholars from multiple disciplines who have experience and interests in modelling the processes that create and shape complex urban environments. Events include workshops, presentations, and a[...]
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KW Multicultural Festival 12:00 pm
KW Multicultural Festival
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 24 @ 8:00 pm
An annual festival that celebrates the diversity of our Region through food, music, art, and dance. Saturday, June 23rd and Sunday, June 24th.  12 – 8 pm.
Walk with Refugees for a Stronger Canada 1:00 pm
Walk with Refugees for a Stronger Canada
Jun 23 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The Community Coalition on Refugee and Immigrant Concerns (CCORIC) invites you to join us at our annual event: “Walk with Refugees for a Stronger Canada”. The walk is one of the many events celebrating World[...]
Info Table at the Multicultural Festival 12:00 pm
Info Table at the Multicultural Festival @ Victoria Park
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
[1] As we do every year, Fair Vote Waterloo will have an information table at the Multicultural Festival. Drop by, say ‘Hello’, and learn how our voting system doesn’t actually give us the government we[...]
Barkyard Deliberations: Online Dating is The Worst 1:30 pm
Barkyard Deliberations: Online Dating is The Worst
Jun 23 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
KW Hungry Minds Saturday, June 23 at 1:30 PM The second in our summer time backyard discussions will dive into the world of online dating -what it does to the human psyche and how it[...]
The World of Pollinators: What’s the Buzz? 1:30 pm
The World of Pollinators: What’s the Buzz?
Jun 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
SUSTAINABLE LIVING Series Garden Days in Pollinator Week! Why should we care about buzzing insects? There are over 800 species of native bees that pollinate our food, flowers, and trees. Kim will draw you into[...]
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Water and Spirit: Allyship in Action 11:30 am
Water and Spirit: Allyship in Action @ Parkminster United Church
Jun 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Water and Spirit: Allyship in Action @ Parkminster United Church
At 10am, join Parkminster United Church for their worship service to hear Mary Anne Caibaiosai share her stories and prayers for the water and plans for the All Nations Grand River Water Walk. Stay or[...]
Info Table at the Multicultural Festival 12:00 pm
Info Table at the Multicultural Festival @ Victoria Park
Jun 24 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
[1] As we do every year, Fair Vote Waterloo will have an information table at the Multicultural Festival. Drop by, say ‘Hello’, and learn how our voting system doesn’t actually give us the government we[...]
Food for Thought 1:00 pm
Food for Thought
Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, June 24 at 1:00 PM A monthly discussion on how we see the world. What is important to us and how these values are reflected in society – locally and by[...]
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Agency Orientation 6:30 pm
Agency Orientation
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Philosophication 5:30 pm
Philosophication
Jun 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, June 26 at 5:30 PM The art of questioning and attemptive understanding. What? Philosophy in general. Casual discussion, mostly focused on the topic (differs monthly) lis… https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/events/248817923/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe |  |  |
Our Weekly Meeting Join us at the Queen St. Commons Cafe (43 Queen St. S., Kitchener, ON Map) on Tuesdays at 7:00pm. We discuss themes and organize activities for Nonviolence. Let’s build a better world[...]
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Jun 27 all-day
 
Climate Rally: 80 by 50 (Kitchener) 5:00 pm
Climate Rally: 80 by 50 (Kitchener) @ Rotunda, Kitchener City Hall
Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Climate Rally: 80 by 50 (Kitchener) @ Rotunda, Kitchener City Hall
ClimateActionWR Presents Climate Rally: 80 by 50 Let’s accelerate climate action! The Region of Waterloo, and cities of Cambridge, Kitchener, and Waterloo councils have unanimously approved an 80% greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions reduction target by[...]
@FairvoteWRC Discussion Night 7:00 pm
@FairvoteWRC Discussion Night @ Community Meeting Room, Bread & Roses Co-op
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
On the last Wednesday of every month we meet in the Community Room in the Bread and Roses Cooperative Housing to discuss the latest news and politics of electoral reform. Sometimes we have presentations on[...]
Hands-on Gardening Tips for Healthy Yards 7:00 pm
Hands-on Gardening Tips for Healthy Yards
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Plant a rain garden in beautiful Lakeside Park. Lakeside Park is a true gem in the heart of the city. It is home to a variety of wildlife and its natural beauty attracts people from[...]
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Not Another Gala – Encore! 6:30 pm
Not Another Gala – Encore!
Jun 28 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
A night to honour refugee contributions in our community, and the people who serve them. On June 28th, join us for a celebration of our growing and diverse community at Victoria Park Pavilion in Kitchener.[...]
Toronto Grebel Gathering 5:00 pm
Toronto Grebel Gathering
Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join fellow Grebel alumni for an after-work reception on Thursday, June 28th from 5:00pm – 7:00pm at The Hot House Restaurant. This event is the perfect opportunity to: Connect with Grebel’s President, Marcus Shantz and Grebel[...]
Future Focus – Social Development Centre 51st Annual General Meeting 6:00 pm
Future Focus – Social Development Centre 51st Annual General Meeting @ St. John The Evangelist Church
Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Future Focus - Social Development Centre 51st Annual General Meeting @ St. John The Evangelist Church
Every Voice Counts – Add your voice for Social Development! June 28th, we will be hosting our 51st Annual General (Social) Meeting at St John the Evangelist Anglican Church in downtown Kitchener where we moved[...]
Not Another Gala — Encore! 6:30 pm
Not Another Gala — Encore! @ Victoria Park Pavillion
Jun 28 @ 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Not Another Gala — Encore! @ Victoria Park Pavillion
Thank you to our Sponsors, supporters and silent auction donors! Sponsors: Together We’re Bitter Brewing Coop Toyota Motor Manufacturing Inc. TD Bank Group St.Jerome’s University Silent Auction includes: Alfaro Clubine Jewelry Oz Hair and Skin[...]
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Fundraiser for KW Animal Save and Kitchener Waterloo Climate Save
Fundraiser for KW Animal Save and Kitchener Waterloo Climate Save
Jun 30 all-day
Fundraiser for KW Animal Save and Kitchener Waterloo Climate Save
The KW Vegan Society will hold a fundraiser for KW Animal Save and Kitchener Waterloo Climate Save. This will be a catered picnic and bonfire.