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Jul
23
Tue
2019
Open -Minded
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Tuesday, July 23 at 6:00 PM

Understanding the mechanics of the Mind, in that ever so complex workshop in your head. What?Casual conversation about how the mind works. Mostly focu…

Open -Minded

Tuesday, Jul 2, 2019, 6:00 PM

The Pub On king
77 King Street North Waterloo, Ontario Waterloo, ON

1 Hungry Minds Attending

Understanding the mechanics of the Mind, in that ever so complex workshop in your head. What? Casual conversation about how the mind works. Mostly focused on a potential sub topic below. Sub-topic: Open Minded What does it mean to be open minded? Or closed minded? How well does it incorporate into everyday life? What function of the brain causes op…

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Jul
25
Thu
2019
Fairy Tales & Legends: orchestra@uwaterloo concert
Jul 25 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm

A moving concert of vocal and instrumental music inspired by magical tales and legends.  The music ranges from the enchanting ‘Nutcracker and Sleeping Beauty’ ballets by Tchaikovsky to arias from Mozart’s ‘Magic Flute’ and Massenet’s ‘Cinderella’, as well as orchestral music from Gounod’s ‘Faust’ and the great Can-Can from ‘Orpheus in the Underworld’. Featuring sopranos Natasha Campbell and Autumn Wascher, it’s an evening to transport you to another realm. 
Orchestra@uwaterloo is a university-wide orchestra open to students, staff, faculty, and alumni of the University of Waterloo. The orchestra’s Music Director is Daniel Warren.  Free admission.

Jul
28
Sun
2019
Food for Thought
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Sunday, July 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 the larger commun…

Food for Thought

Sunday, Jul 28, 2019, 1:00 PM

Stephen’s Place
471 Thorndale Dr Waterloo, on

2 Hungry Minds Attending

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 the larger community. All points of view are welcome. Note: we have cats and dogs

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Instrumental Chamber Ensemble Concert @ CGR
Jul 28 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Four chamber groups will play a delightful selection of classical music.  Included this term are pieces by Mozart and Peterson.  Free admission, reception to follow.

Jul
30
Tue
2019
Philosophication
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Tuesday, July 30 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…

Philosophication

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019, 6:00 PM

Queen Street Commons Café
43 Queen Street South Kitchener, ON

1 Hungry Minds Attending

The art of questioning and attemptive understanding. What? Philosophy in general. Casual discussion, mostly focused on the topic (differs monthly) listed below, with room for conversation flow. Topic: TBD (up for suggestion) -Some potential topics are on the “Message Board” under the “More” tab, here: https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/messages…

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Aug
6
Tue
2019
Minded
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Tuesday, August 6 at 6:00 PM

Understanding the mechanics of the Mind, in that ever so complex workshop in your head. What?Casual conversation about how the mind works. Mostly focu…

Minded

Tuesday, Aug 6, 2019, 6:00 PM

The Pub On king
77 King Street North Waterloo, Ontario Waterloo, ON

1 Hungry Minds Attending

Understanding the mechanics of the Mind, in that ever so complex workshop in your head. What? Casual conversation about how the mind works. Mostly focused on a potential sub topic below. Sub-topic: To Be Determined To see or suggest some potential subtopics, see here: https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/messages/boards/thread/51266515 Who? All w…

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Aug
9
Fri
2019
Night Market @ REN
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Experience art, music and food at Renison’s night market!

With a variety of vendors, there will be lots of sights and sounds to enjoy while you savour cuisine from all over the world.

Join us for a family-friendly evening to help celebrate Renison’s 60th anniversary.

When: August 9, 2019, 6-10pm

Where: Renison Upper Parking Lot, 240 Westmount Rd. N. 

Aug
11
Sun
2019
Ontario Mennonite Music Camp @ CGR
Aug 11 – Aug 23 all-day

Join us for 12 fun-filled days of music camp!

August 11 – 23, 2019

Ontario Mennonite Music Camp provides an exciting camp adventure for 12- to 16-year-olds, pairing exceptional musical instruction with traditional camp activities! Campers will find a safe and supportive community to explore their love of music, strengthen their leadership skills, and deepen their faith.

OMMC welcomes campers of all levels of musical skill and experience! Our goal is to help you have fun and grow, no matter where you’re at.

Registration is now open for campers and leaders in training.

Learn more or register for camp.

Bill’s Home for Fantastic Conversation
Aug 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Sunday, August 11 at 1:00 PM

Come along and bring your favourite thoughts, ideas and opinions. Listen in or Speak up whatever makes you comfortable. All points of view are welcome…

Bill’s Home for Fantastic Conversation

Sunday, Aug 11, 2019, 1:00 PM

216 Grovehill Crescent
216 Grovehill Crescent Kitchener, ON

0 Hungry Minds Attending

Come along and bring your favourite thoughts, ideas and opinions. Listen in or Speak up whatever makes you comfortable. All points of view are welcome.

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Aug
15
Thu
2019
Alumni Craft Beer & Bites Tour @ CGR
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

EVENT POSTPONED 

Watch for details for a Fall Date! 

The four University Colleges at UWaterloo are getting together to host an epic alumni evening of craft beer and snacks. This progressive tasting will end at Grebel for coffee and dessert.

Your fee includes local beer tastings from 3 different breweries, snacks and dessert, and an espresso bar. 

     

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POSTPONED – Alumni Event: Craft Beer and Bites Tour
Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. PLEASE CHECK LATER FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

The four University Colleges at the University of Waterloo are getting together to host an epic alumni evening of craft beer and snacks. This progressive tasting will end at Grebel for coffee and dessert.

Event Fee(s) Participant $25

Aug
20
Tue
2019
Philosophication
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Tuesday, August 20 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…

Philosophication

Tuesday, Aug 20, 2019, 6:00 PM

Queen Street Commons Café
43 Queen Street South Kitchener, ON

1 Hungry Minds Attending

The art of questioning and attemptive understanding. What? Philosophy in general. Casual discussion, mostly focused on the topic (differs monthly) listed below, with room for conversation flow. Topic: TBD (up for suggestion) -Some potential topics are on the “Message Board” under the “More” tab, here: https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/messages…

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Aug
25
Sun
2019
Food for Thought
Aug 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Sunday, August 25 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 the larger commun…

Food for Thought

Sunday, Aug 25, 2019, 1:00 PM

Stephen’s Place
471 Thorndale Dr Waterloo, on

0 Hungry Minds Attending

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 the larger community. All points of view are welcome. Note: we have cats and dogs

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Sep
3
Tue
2019
Minded
Sep 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Tuesday, September 3 at 6:00 PM

Understanding the mechanics of the Mind, in that ever so complex workshop in your head. What?Casual conversation about how the mind works. Mostly focu…

Minded

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2019, 6:00 PM

The Pub On king
77 King Street North Waterloo, Ontario Waterloo, ON

1 Hungry Minds Attending

Understanding the mechanics of the Mind, in that ever so complex workshop in your head. What? Casual conversation about how the mind works. Mostly focused on a potential sub topic below. Sub-topic: To Be Determined To see or suggest some potential subtopics, see here: https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/messages/boards/thread/51266515 Who? All w…

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Sep
16
Mon
2019
Peace Week @ CGR
Sep 16 – Sep 22 all-day

Every year, on Sept. 21, the world celebrates the International Day of Peace. Inspired by this initiative, the Kindred Credit Union Centre for Peace Advancement and Conrad Grebel University College invite you to peace events throughout Sept. 16 to 22, or to plan an event to mark the occasion your way, in your community.

Submit your event and learn more at https://uwaterloo.ca/peace-week/

Sep
17
Tue
2019
Philosophication
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Tuesday, September 17 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…

Philosophication

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019, 6:00 PM

Queen Street Commons Café
43 Queen Street South Kitchener, ON

1 Hungry Minds Attending

The art of questioning and attemptive understanding. What? Philosophy in general. Casual discussion, mostly focused on the topic (differs monthly) listed below, with room for conversation flow. Topic: TBD (up for suggestion) -Some potential topics are on the “Message Board” under the “More” tab, here: https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/messages…

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Sep
21
Sat
2019
Doors Open Waterloo Region — @DoorsOpenWR
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Doors Open Waterloo Region

Event: Doors Open Waterloo Region

When: Saturday, September 21, 2019, most sites open 10-5.

What: FREE architecture, heritage and tech open house event.   Discover the secret places of Waterloo Region!  

Cost: Free admission!

 

Extras! children’s activities, music, drama presentations, walking tours and other special events (check our website www.regionofwaterloo.ca/doorsopen ).  

For more information: Pick up the 2019 map & guide at libraries, museums and tourism offices across Waterloo Region from August to September, or on our website.

www.regionofwaterloo.ca/doorsopen +1–519–747–5139, doorsopen@regionofwaterloo.ca

Social media:

Jane Snyder & Karl Kessler
Doors Open Waterloo Region 2019

Saturday, 21 September 2019

10 a.m.- 5 p.m. at most sites

• Free heritage and architecture open house event • Free activities and performances • Special children’s programming •

One Sky Festival @ REN
Sep 21 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the One Sky Festival at Renison University College. This FREE community event is perfect for families and will include live music, dance performances, local delicacies, and face painting!

When: September 21, 2019
When: 11am – 2pm
Where: Renison University College (240 Westmount Rd N, Waterloo)

Sep
22
Sun
2019
Food for Thought
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Sunday, September 22 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 the larger commun…

Food for Thought

Sunday, Sep 22, 2019, 1:00 PM

Stephen’s Place
471 Thorndale Dr Waterloo, on

2 Hungry Minds Attending

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 the larger community. All points of view are welcome. Note: we have cats and dogs

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Oct
1
Tue
2019
Minded
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Tuesday, October 1 at 6:00 PM

Understanding the mechanics of the Mind, in that ever so complex workshop in your head. What?Casual conversation about how the mind works. Mostly focu…

Minded

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019, 6:00 PM

The Pub On king
77 King Street North Waterloo, Ontario Waterloo, ON

2 Hungry Minds Attending

Understanding the mechanics of the Mind, in that ever so complex workshop in your head. What? Casual conversation about how the mind works. Mostly focused on a potential sub topic below. Sub-topic: To Be Determined To see or suggest some potential subtopics, see here: https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/messages/boards/thread/51266515 Who? All w…

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Oct
3
Thu
2019
Book Launch: Finding Father: Stories From Mennonite Daughters @ CGR
Oct 3 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Finding Father: Stories from Mennonite Daughters, edited by Mary Ann Loewen. University of Regina Press. Presentations by local contributors Carrie Snyder, Maggie Dyck, Hildi Froese Tiessen, R.A. Plett, Ruth Loewen, Maggie Redekop, Mary Ann Loewen.

Finding Father is a collection of stories about Mennonite fathers by their daughters. Written by well-known and first-time writers, these stories illuminate the often close and sometimes troubling relationships that exist between one of humanity’s most precious bonds. From battles over relationships and sexuality, to debates over chores and church, these stories also hold the shared intimacies of driving side by side with dad, laughing, and headed down the road.  

Enjoy listening to stories read aloud by the authors at this book launch evening hosted by the Institute for Anabaptist Mennonite Studies (IAMS), at Conrad Grebel University College.

Oct
10
Thu
2019
Benjamin Eby Lecture 2019 @ CGR
Oct 10 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Save the date! The 2019 Benjamin Eby Lecture will be presented by Mark Vuorinen. Join us for an engaging public lecture; the topic will soon be announced. Reception to follow.

Oct
15
Tue
2019
Philosophication
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Tuesday, October 15 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…

Philosophication

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019, 6:00 PM

Queen Street Commons Café
43 Queen Street South Kitchener, ON

1 Hungry Minds Attending

The art of questioning and attemptive understanding. What? Philosophy in general. Casual discussion, mostly focused on the topic (differs monthly) listed below, with room for conversation flow. Topic: TBD (up for suggestion) -Some potential topics are on the “Message Board” under the “More” tab, here: https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/messages…

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Oct
27
Sun
2019
Food for Thought
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

KW Hungry Minds
Sunday, October 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 the larger commun…

Food for Thought

Sunday, Oct 27, 2019, 1:00 PM

Stephen’s Place
471 Thorndale Dr Waterloo, on

0 Hungry Minds Attending

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 the larger community. All points of view are welcome. Note: we have cats and dogs

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Nov
2
Sat
2019
Fall Open House @ CGR
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 am

Come and see what Grebel and University of Waterloo have to offer! This open house is for students looking to attend UWaterloo in Fall 2020 or beyond. 

Between 10 am and 5 pm, you’ll have the opportunity to tour the University of Waterloo campus, attend information sessions about your faculty/s or program/s of interest, learn about co-operative education, and about the financial side of attending university. You can meet professors, staff, and students who will answer your questions about areas of study and student life.

While you’re here, be sure to tour Grebel. We have a fantastic residence and you can talk to faculty and students about Grebel academic programs and classes. PLUS, our cookies are beyond compare! Come try one for yourself.

For more information contact Rebekah DeJong, Student Life and Recruitment Coordinator: rjdejong@uwaterloo.ca