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The World Remembers: 1914-1918 8:00 am
The World Remembers: 1914-1918 @ CGR
Sep 12 @ 8:00 am – Nov 10 @ 5:00 pm
In fall 2018, the Archives Gallery will again be a display location for ‘The World Remembers.’ Every day from September 12-November 11, 2018 the names of 1,033,167 soldiers and nurses on all sides of the[...]
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting @ Heather Room, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting @ Heather Room, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
The Waterloo Region Health Coalition is the local chapter of the Ontario Health Coalition. The chapter meets on the second Monday of every month, except on holidays, when the meeting is on the first Monday[...]
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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
Oct 2 @ 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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Cambridge Municipal All Candidates Meeting hosted by @SPCCND 6:00 pm
Cambridge Municipal All Candidates Meeting hosted by @SPCCND @ Langs
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Municipal All Candidates Meetings: Cambridge: October 4th, 2018, 6 pm-9 pm, Langs, 1145 Concession Rd, Cambridge North Dumfries: October 10th, 2018, 7 pm-9 pm, 2958 Greenfield Rd. Cambridge
Fall 2018 KWPeace Potluck Meeting 6:00 pm
Fall 2018 KWPeace Potluck Meeting
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Fall 2018 KWPeace Potluck Meeting
The leaves are turning colour, so it’s time for another KWPeace Potluck Meeting. Agenda: Perspectives on Peace, Saturday 27 October 2018 from noon to 2:00pm in the Rotunda at Kitchener City Hall Who does what?[...]
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Alliance Against Poverty Meeting rescheduled for Thanksgiving 5:15 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Meeting rescheduled for Thanksgiving @ The Working Centre
Oct 9 @ 5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Meeting rescheduled for Thanksgiving @ 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[...]
New Thinking for Post-Oslo Palestine Challenges & Opportunities 7:00 pm
New Thinking for Post-Oslo Palestine Challenges & Opportunities @ Avon Mennonite Church
Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
New Thinking for Post-Oslo Palestine Challenges & Opportunities @ Avon Mennonite Church
A Palestinian International Human Rights Lawyer’s Perspective. Christian communities will be especially interested in learning about this: Watershed Moment: A Christian Palestinian Human Rights Perspective on Challenges and Opportunities Admission by donation. Proceeds will benefit[...]
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Oct 10 all-day
 
Beyond the Art of the Possible 8:55 pm
Beyond the Art of the Possible
Oct 10 @ 8:55 pm – 9:55 pm
 
North Dumfries Municipal All Candidates Meeting hosted by @SPCCND 7:00 pm
North Dumfries Municipal All Candidates Meeting hosted by @SPCCND
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Municipal All Candidates Meetings: Cambridge: October 4th, 2018, 6 pm-9 pm, Langs, 1145 Concession Rd, Cambridge North Dumfries: October 10th, 2018, 7 pm-9 pm, 2958 Greenfield Rd. Cambridge
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ALIV(e) Meeting with Catherine Fife 11:00 am
ALIV(e) Meeting with Catherine Fife @ Social Development Centre
Oct 12 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
ALIV(e) Meeting with Catherine Fife @ Social Development Centre  | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
ALIV(e) (Awareness of Low Income Voices) next meeting is October 12th 11:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. Guest speaker will be Waterloo Member of Provincial Parliament, Catherine Fife. ALIV(e) is a pretty small group. Our chair is Erma[...]
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Landscape Solutions for Managing Water 12:30 pm
Landscape Solutions for Managing Water
Oct 13 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Cambridge City Green MeetUp Saturday, October 13 at 12:30 PM SPACE IS LIMITED PLEASE REGISTER (FREE) AT EVENTBRITE LINK: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/landscape-solutions-for-managing-water-tickets-49477985988 Le… https://www.meetup.com/Cambridge-City-Green/events/254385097/
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Blanket Exercise, Workshop, and Lunch 11:30 am
Blanket Exercise, Workshop, and Lunch @ Parkminster United Church
Oct 14 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Steps to Reconciliation _________________________________ Would you like to deepen your understanding of the shared history between Indigenous peoples and European settlers on Turtle Island? We hope you’ll take part in this powerful participatory history lesson,[...]
Waterloo Meet the Candidates 4:00 pm
Waterloo Meet the Candidates @ First United Church Waterloo
Oct 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Waterloo Meet the Candidates @ First United Church Waterloo | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Social Development Centre Waterloo Region is organizing its traditional participatory Meet the Candidates Session in Waterloo, inviting candidates for the regional chair, regional council and city mayors. We currently have a groundswell of contentious issues[...]
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Waterloo Action to Defend $15 Min Wage & Decent Work Laws! 3:00 pm
Waterloo Action to Defend $15 Min Wage & Decent Work Laws! @ Mike Harris Jr. MPP Office
Oct 15 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Waterloo Action to Defend $15 Min Wage & Decent Work Laws! @ Mike Harris Jr. MPP Office
Take urgent action for $15 and decent work laws! The $15 minimum wage and decent work legislation, such as paid sick days, equal pay rules and laws to make it easier to join a union,[...]
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Partnering with Nature to Heal the Biosphere 6:30 pm
Partnering with Nature to Heal the Biosphere @ Kitchener Public Library Theatre
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Partnering with Nature to Heal the Biosphere @ Kitchener Public Library Theatre | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
Earth is in crisis, but there is much we can and should do. How can we work with nature to heal the wounds we’ve inflicted? A handful of leading-edge thinkers will be presenting their solutions[...]
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Oct 17 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
Oct 17 @ 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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Cultural Translation: Negotiated Third Spaces and Those Who Live There
Cultural Translation: Negotiated Third Spaces and Those Who Live There @ CGR
Oct 18 – Dec 20 all-day
Soheila Esfahani This exhibition features the work of artist and cultural translator Soheila Esfahani. As an Iranian Canadian, Soheila has lived in what she calls a “negotiated third space” and her artwork emerges from her[...]
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Ontario Municipal Elections 2018
Ontario Municipal Elections 2018
Oct 22 all-day
From the Ontario Municipal Elections Act, Voting Day [1]: Voting day in a regular election is the fourth Monday in October, subject to section 10. 1996, c. 32, Sched., s. 5; 2009, c. 33, Sched.[...]
Recruitment of Policy Leader Program, Government of Canada 1:30 pm
Recruitment of Policy Leader Program, Government of Canada
Oct 22 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Philippe Roseberry, Senior Policy and Research Analyst in the Broadcasting and Digital Communications Branch of the Department of Canadian Heritage, will introduce graduate students to the opportunities available in the Federal Government through the Recruitment[...]
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Cultural Translation: Negotiated Third Spaces and Those Who Live There
Cultural Translation: Negotiated Third Spaces and Those Who Live There @ CGR
Oct 23 – Dec 20 all-day
Soheila Esfahani This exhibition features the work of artist and cultural translator Soheila Esfahani. As an Iranian Canadian, Soheila has lived in what she calls a “negotiated third space” and her artwork emerges from her[...]
Levers for Food Systems Change: A Panel Discussion on Urban Food Security, Food Justice, and International Agreements 8:30 am
Levers for Food Systems Change: A Panel Discussion on Urban Food Security, Food Justice, and International Agreements
Oct 23 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
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Stand Up To Protect Our Healthcare 9:00 am
Stand Up To Protect Our Healthcare @ Meet at Unifor Hall
Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Stand Up To Protect Our Healthcare @ Meet at Unifor Hall | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
Dear Activists, Allies and Supporters of Public Health Care, We need your support. As you may know the Ontario Health Coalition is holding a Rally at Queen’s Park on October 23rd to “Stand Up” for[...]
Rally – Rebuild and Improve Public Health Care: No to cuts and privatization! 11:55 am
Rally – Rebuild and Improve Public Health Care: No to cuts and privatization!
Oct 23 @ 11:55 am – 2:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition Tuesday, October 23 at 11:55 AM Transport arrangements will be announced. https://www.meetup.com/Waterloo-Region-Health-Coalition/events/253361121/
Exhibit Reception 4:30 pm
Exhibit Reception @ CGR
Oct 23 @ 4:30 pm – 4:30 pm
We invite you to join us on October 23, 2018 at 4:30 pm in the Grebel Gallery for a reception celebrating our new exhibit, Cultural translation: Negotiated third spaces and those who live there. Hear[...]
Philosophication: Climate Change 6:00 pm
Philosophication: Climate Change
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, October 23 at 6:00 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/255141311/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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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
Oct 24 all-day
 
Noon Hour Concert: Like Minds 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Like Minds @ CGR
Oct 24 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
This concert will feature an eclectic mix of music by Keith Jarrett, Chick Corea, and Monk.  Performers Michael Wood on vibes/percussion, Steve Clark on bass, and Rob LaRose on percussion have a wealth of experience[...]
What Can We Learn from the South American GPE? Puzzles of Global Insertions, Inequalities and Political Instability 1:00 pm
What Can We Learn from the South American GPE? Puzzles of Global Insertions, Inequalities and Political Instability
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The point of this presentation is to examine how there is a growing Global Political Economy (GPE) of South America that is reconceptualizing the framework of the regional IPE traditions in the light of current[...]
Stride Night Training 6:00 pm
Stride Night Training
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Documentary Screening: Searching for Winnetou 7:00 pm
Documentary Screening: Searching for Winnetou
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
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Canada’s Natural Resources: Let’s Not Abandon Our Strengths 12:00 pm
Canada’s Natural Resources: Let’s Not Abandon Our Strengths
Oct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
It has become difficult to initiate natural resource extraction projects in Canada. Construction-aggregate mining in southern Ontario has been subject to unpredictable and cost-prohibitive regulation, as are major pipelines in western Canada. Natural gas development[...]
Sing for Water 7:30 pm
Sing for Water @ CGR
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
At this public event, Jane Ramseyer Miller, Artistic Director of One Voice Mixed Chorus, Minnesota’s GLBTA chorus and Artistic Director for GALA Choruses, will lead us in singing and reflection. She will inspire us to[...]
Sing for Water 7:30 pm
Sing for Water @ CGR
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
At this public event, Jane Ramseyer Miller, Artistic Director of One Voice Mixed Chorus, Minnesota’s GLBTA chorus and Artistic Director for GALA Choruses, will lead us in singing and reflection. She will inspire us to[...]
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Conflict & Security Research Idea Speed Networking 10:00 am
Conflict & Security Research Idea Speed Networking
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
This event is primarily aimed at connecting new researchers in the field of conflict and security to potential supervisors and established researchers who may be able to provide insight on their topics. Through a process[...]
China in Africa: A Model for Africans or a New Colonialism? 12:00 pm
China in Africa: A Model for Africans or a New Colonialism?
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
There have been contacts between China and African states that extended over centuries. During the Cold War, China played a role supporting anti-colonial/anti-apartheid struggles across the continent. Since 1978, China has undergone a rapid process[...]
The Eco Market Fall Showcase — @TheEcoMarketKW 6:00 pm
The Eco Market Fall Showcase — @TheEcoMarketKW @ Button Factory Arts
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Eco Market Fall Showcase -- @TheEcoMarketKW @ Button Factory Arts
Join us this October for The Eco Market Fall Showcase, an evening to meet some of our handpicked KW green organizations and innovators, to network, and to learn. Featuring 10 local organizations in a Networking[...]
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Living History: Indigenous and Mennonite Stories of Encounter 10:00 am
Living History: Indigenous and Mennonite Stories of Encounter @ CGR
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
How did you arrive here? What is your history on this land? Join the Mennonite Historical Society of Ontario for a day of conversation about Mennonite settler stories and Indigenous histories. The event is free.[...]
Living History: Indigenous and Mennonite Stories of Encounter 10:00 am
Living History: Indigenous and Mennonite Stories of Encounter @ CGR
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
How did you arrive here? What is your history on this land? Join the Mennonite Historical Society of Ontario for a day of conversation about Mennonite settler stories and Indigenous histories. The event is free.[...]
Perspectives On Peace — Where’s the Peace and Justice? Canada’s New Foreign and Defence Policies 12:00 pm
Perspectives On Peace — Where’s the Peace and Justice? Canada’s New Foreign and Defence Policies @ Rotunda, Kitchener City Hall
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Perspectives On Peace -- Where's the Peace and Justice? Canada's New Foreign and Defence Policies @ Rotunda, Kitchener City Hall
Register here Download the poster (.PDF, 2 MBytes) Join the groups and organizations that make up KWPeace for a midday meal and a conversation about Peace, Nonviolence, Social Justice and Climate Change. The guest speaker[...]
Where does THAT go? How to recycle in Waterloo Region 1:30 pm
Where does THAT go? How to recycle in Waterloo Region
Oct 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Are you still confused about what’s recyclable or not? Join us in this workshop with the Region of Waterloo’s expert on the ins and outs of blue box recycling, how to identify what is and what[...]
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Depave Paradise at Sheppard Public School 10:00 am
Depave Paradise at Sheppard Public School
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
What’s a ‘depave’? Learn more about the project! Join Reep Green Solutions and Sheppard Public School Parent Council as we transform an underused area of tarmac into a naturalized play space!  During the workday, we[...]
Food for Thought 1:00 pm
Food for Thought
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, October 28 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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Where They Matter – Human Rights at the Local Level: Opportunities and Challenges 1:00 pm
Where They Matter – Human Rights at the Local Level: Opportunities and Challenges
Oct 29 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Within the process of urbanization, cities are becoming ever more important venues for human rights promotion and protection. Local authorities have begun to accept human rights obligations in delivering socio-economic services, managing space, providing security[...]
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Brown Bag Lunch & Learn with Reep Green Solutions: Project Neutral 12:00 pm
Brown Bag Lunch & Learn with Reep Green Solutions: Project Neutral @ RCH
Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Are you looking for some tangible ways to reduce your carbon footprint, but don’t know where to start? Reep Green Solutions is back to talk about how you can live more sustainably in all aspects[...]
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Oct 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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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
Oct 31 all-day
 
Noon Hour Concert: Harp & Song 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Harp & Song @ CGR
Oct 31 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
Harpist Lori Gemmell and tenor James McLean will perform a selection of classical music.  This concert features French songs by Debussy, Faure and Tournier, British Folk songs by Benjamin Britten, and Glen Buhr’s setting of Tolkien’s[...]
Halloween | Family Open House | Zero Waste | Trick or Treat 5:30 pm
Halloween | Family Open House | Zero Waste | Trick or Treat
Oct 31 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for a drop-in open house during Halloween night! Bring the whole family to check out the Reep House for Sustainable Living and enjoy some zero waste goodies. We will have plenty of candy and[...]
Discussion Night: Weighted First Past The Post 7:00 pm
Discussion Night: Weighted First Past The Post @ Community Meeting Room, Bread & Roses Co-op
Oct 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
[1] It’s Hallowe’en, so let’s have a scary Discussion Night. How about proposing another First Past The Post voting system? But maybe it’s not so scary after all. Larry Kryski has proposed a minor adjustment[...]