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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
May 1 @ 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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Ontario Health Coalition: Dr. John Lister — High-level briefing and Launch of K-W Health Coalition 6:00 pm
Ontario Health Coalition: Dr. John Lister — High-level briefing and Launch of K-W Health Coalition @ Elizabeth Room, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ontario Health Coalition: Dr. John Lister -- High-level briefing and Launch of K-W Health Coalition @ Elizabeth Room, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
Dr. Lister, a British health policy expert, is making a 10 city tour of Ontario from 1 to 14 May to talk about hospital overcrowding, cuts, P3s and privatization. The OHC says: He is that[...]
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Food Not Bombs! Servings 1:00 pm
Food Not Bombs! Servings
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Share a meal. Start a conversation. All welcome at Food Not Bombs Kitchener’s Saturday servings! Where does this happen? The serving happens at 1:30 every Saturday in front of Kitchener City Hall (200 King St[...]
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Stage 2 ION public consultation 4:00 pm
Stage 2 ION public consultation
May 8 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
http://rapidtransit.regionofwaterloo.ca/en/stage2ION/Public-Consultation-Documents.asp
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
May 9 all-day
 
Writ Drops
Writ Drops
May 9 all-day
 
Stage 2 ION public consultation 4:00 pm
Stage 2 ION public consultation
May 9 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
http://rapidtransit.regionofwaterloo.ca/en/stage2ION/Public-Consultation-Documents.asp
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My Prairie Home 7:00 am
My Prairie Home
May 10 @ 7:00 am – 7:00 am
Chelsea McMullan’s documentary-musical, My Prairie Home, indie singer Rae Spoon takes us on a playful, meditative and at times melancholic journey. Join us at the KPL for this free screening! Find out more information about[...]
Stage 2 ION public consultation 4:00 pm
Stage 2 ION public consultation
May 10 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
http://rapidtransit.regionofwaterloo.ca/en/stage2ION/Public-Consultation-Documents.asp
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Food Not Bombs! Servings 1:00 pm
Food Not Bombs! Servings
May 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Share a meal. Start a conversation. All welcome at Food Not Bombs Kitchener’s Saturday servings! Where does this happen? The serving happens at 1:30 every Saturday in front of Kitchener City Hall (200 King St[...]
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Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting 5:15 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting @ The Working Centre
May 14 @ 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[...]
Tree Planting Dumfries Conservation – rescheduled to Monday, May 14th, 6:30pm 6:30 pm
Tree Planting Dumfries Conservation – rescheduled to Monday, May 14th, 6:30pm
May 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Cambridge City Green MeetUp Monday, May 14 at 6:30 PM Cambridge Stewardship Dumfries Tree Planting Event. VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to plant 300 trees. We will have all of the equipment and trees. Please come pre… https://www.meetup.com/Cambridge-City-Green/events/250100067/
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
May 15 @ 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
May 16 all-day
 
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
May 16 @ 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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Rally and March for Gaza 3:00 pm
Rally and March for Gaza @ Waterloo Town Square
May 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Rally and March for Gaza @ Waterloo Town Square
We are gathering to demand an action by the Canadian government regarding the recent killings by the Israeli military of nonviolent civilian protesters, journalists, and first responders in Gaza. We demand Canada, in line with[...]
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It’s All About the Numbers: How to Boost Sustainability with Strong Financial Decision Making 9:00 am
It’s All About the Numbers: How to Boost Sustainability with Strong Financial Decision Making
May 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sustainable Waterloo Region is hosting Paul Rak, President and Sustainability Leader of Veriform, for a discussion on how Veriform uses cost reduction calculations to boost its projects. Paul will also provide insight about balancing finance and[...]
Philosophication: Immortality 5:30 pm
Philosophication: Immortality
May 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, May 22 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/248238112/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
May 22 @ 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[...]
SPCCND All Candidates Meeting for Kitchener South–Hespeler 7:00 pm
SPCCND All Candidates Meeting for Kitchener South–Hespeler
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Provincial All Candidates Meetings The SPCCND will be hosting Provincial All Candidates Meetings for the ridings of Cambridge and Kitchener South Hespeler. Location: Sunbridge Hotel and Conference Centre, 200 Holiday Inn Drive, Cambridge (Map) [1][...]
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Stride Night Training 6:00 pm
Stride Night Training
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – Jun 13 @ 9:00 pm
 
Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
May 23 all-day
 
Talking about Security and Defence – What is that all about? 11:30 am
Talking about Security and Defence – What is that all about?
May 23 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Matthew Overton examines the characteristics and challenges in discussing security and defence in Canada as well as some of the current and future topics that should be part of that discussion for all Canadians. About[...]
Kitchener Centre Meet the Candidates Forum 6:00 pm
Kitchener Centre Meet the Candidates Forum @ St John the Evangelist Church
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Kitchener Centre Meet the Candidates Forum @ St John the Evangelist Church  | New York | New York | United States
This is not a debate – let’s sit and talk. Free event. Donations welcome. During the four years since the previous Ontario election, the residents of Waterloo Region have been vocal in advocating for income[...]
Meet The Candidates – Kitchener Centre 6:00 pm
Meet The Candidates – Kitchener Centre
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Provincial Election June 2018 UP CLOSE! MEET THE CANDIDATES This is not a debate – Let’s sit and talk! Housing – Health Care – Environment – Democratic Reform – Income Security Kitchener Centre MAY 23[...]
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Revive Training May 24-June 2, 2018 6:30 pm
Revive Training May 24-June 2, 2018
May 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
War or Peace in Cyberspace: What It Means for You 7:00 pm
War or Peace in Cyberspace: What It Means for You
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Cyberspace is a vital, if vulnerable, environment that is being subjected to significant “militarization”. At the same time, its importance for global society is increasingly evident. What are the prospects for cooperative security arrangements that[...]
War or Peace in Cyberspace: What It Means for You 7:00 pm
War or Peace in Cyberspace: What It Means for You
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
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Advance Polls
Advance Polls
May 26 – May 30 all-day
 
Advance Polls
Advance Polls
May 26 – May 30 all-day
 
Mother Earth Save: Mother’s Brunch 10:00 am
Mother Earth Save: Mother’s Brunch @ St. John The Evangelist Church
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mother Earth Save: Mother's Brunch @ St. John The Evangelist Church | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
Our latest Save group, Mother Earth Save, will be holding a free mothers’ brunch on Saturday May 26th at St. John the Evangelist downtown to help young mothers understand what’s happening to the planet, and[...]
You @ Waterloo Day 10:00 am
You @ Waterloo Day @ REN
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Congratulations, you’re in! Bring your family for a special visit day for students who have received an Offer of Admission to the University of Waterloo. You’ll have the opportunity to meet staff and students who will[...]
You @ Waterloo Day 11:00 am
You @ Waterloo Day
May 26 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Students with offers of admission to University of Waterloo are invited to attend a special open house with a focus on finding the right place to live!  Come experience what residence life at Grebel is[...]
You @ Waterloo Day 11:00 am
You @ Waterloo Day @ CGR
May 26 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Students with offers of admission to University of Waterloo are invited to attend a special open house with a focus on finding the right place to live!  Come experience what residence life at Grebel is[...]
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Food for Thought 1:00 pm
Food for Thought
May 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, May 27 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[...]
Televised Leaders’ Debate 6:30 pm
Televised Leaders’ Debate
May 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The broadcast consortium of CBC, CTV, Global, TVO, CPAC, and CHCH has so far scheduled one debate — on Sunday, May 27 at 6:30 p.m. at the CBC Broadcasting Centre. Source: Kathleen Wynne, Doug Ford,[...]
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Community-Based Research Excellence Tool Launch + Workshop 10:00 am
Community-Based Research Excellence Tool Launch + Workshop @ CGR
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Come and be informed about the new Community-Based Research Excellence Tool (CBRET). It is a reflective tool for academic and community researchers to assess their projects and proposals. This CBRET launching event will also be[...]
Conditioning the Battlefield – Legal Practices During Armed Conflict 12:00 pm
Conditioning the Battlefield – Legal Practices During Armed Conflict @ ON
May 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
International humanitarian law (IHL) regulates how armed conflicts are fought in order to protect victims and reduce unnecessary suffering. Sometimes this branch of law is called the law of armed conflict, the law of war,[...]
Kitchener–Conestoga Meet the Candidates: Social Justice 7:00 pm
Kitchener–Conestoga Meet the Candidates: Social Justice
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Meet The Candidates session to discuss Social Justice issues: * Environment * Housing Strategy * Income Security * Health Care * Democratic Reform and more Sponsored by: * Divest Waterloo * Council of Canadians *[...]
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The Coevolution of the Trade and the Environmental Regime Complexes 12:00 pm
The Coevolution of the Trade and the Environmental Regime Complexes
May 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
This presentation investigates interactions between the trade and the environmental regime complexes since 1945. Both regimes complexes are highly fragmented in multiple overlapping institutions: the trade regime complex includes more than 700 preferential trade agreements[...]
Kitchener–Conestoga Chamber of Commerce debate 4:00 pm
Kitchener–Conestoga Chamber of Commerce debate
May 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce is hosting a candidate forum for the riding of Kitchener-Conestoga at the Woolwich Memorial Centre, 24 Snyder Avenue South in Elmira, on Tuesday, May 29, 2018, from 4:00[...]
Meet The Candidates – Waterloo 6:00 pm
Meet The Candidates – Waterloo
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Provincial Election June 2018 UP CLOSE! MEET THE CANDIDATES This is not a debate – Let’s sit and talk! Housing – Health Care – Environment – Democratic Reform – Income Security Kitchener Centre MAY 23[...]
Kitchener–Conestoga: New Hamburg Board of Trade debate 7:00 pm
Kitchener–Conestoga: New Hamburg Board of Trade debate
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The New Hamburg Board of Trade is holding a moderated debate with prepared questions. Home Page [1] Links: —- [1] https://nhbot.ca/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
May 29 @ 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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Legal Solutions for Sustainability: Roundtable on Innovative International Instruments for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 12:30 pm
Legal Solutions for Sustainability: Roundtable on Innovative International Instruments for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
May 30 @ 12:30 pm – May 31 @ 5:00 pm
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
May 30 all-day
 
Healthy Yards Lunch & Learn 12:00 pm
Healthy Yards Lunch & Learn @ EV3
May 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
There are many ways to increase the health of your yard – via rain gardens, pollinator gardens, rain harvesting, and more. The challenging parts are prioritizing these options and knowing when, where and how to[...]
The Concept of an International Institutional Bypass 12:00 pm
The Concept of an International Institutional Bypass
May 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The rapid proliferation of international institutions has been a defining feature of the postwar international architecture. Since the end of the Second World War, the international system has seen the creation of thousands of international[...]
@FairvoteWRC Discussion Night 7:00 pm
@FairvoteWRC Discussion Night @ Community Meeting Room, Bread & Roses Co-op
May 30 @ 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[...]
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Climate Change and Human Rights: Role of International Law? 12:00 pm
Climate Change and Human Rights: Role of International Law?
May 31 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
In its 2009 report on the link between climate change and Human Rights the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights noted: Climate change-related impacts, as set out in the assessment reports of the[...]
SPCCND All Candidates Meeting for Cambridge 7:00 pm
SPCCND All Candidates Meeting for Cambridge
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Provincial All Candidates Meetings The SPCCND will be hosting Provincial All Candidates Meetings for the ridings of Cambridge and Kitchener South Hespeler. Location: Sunbridge Hotel and Conference Centre, 200 Holiday Inn Drive, Cambridge (Map) [1][...]
Discovery: A Comic Lament 7:30 pm
Discovery: A Comic Lament @ Canada
May 31 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
What happens when we discover there is a problem with the land under our feet? Discovery: A Comic Lament, starring Ted Swartz and Michelle Milne, is a play about the Doctrine of Discovery, the legal[...]