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HEALTHY YARDS: IDEA SPARK 101 | RAIN COACH 7:00 pm
HEALTHY YARDS: IDEA SPARK 101 | RAIN COACH @ REEP Green Solutions House
May 1 @ 7:00 pm
These workshops will give you an introduction to designing beautiful, functional, and healthy yards that are rain smart and beneficial to nature and people alike. These workshops will focus on rain smart techniques and the best[...]
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2ND ANNUAL EARTH DAY COMMUNITY CLEAN UP + BIKE TUNE-UP 2:00 pm
2ND ANNUAL EARTH DAY COMMUNITY CLEAN UP + BIKE TUNE-UP @ Idea Exchange - Preston
May 4 @ 2:00 pm
Celebrate Spring with an all-ages Earth Day celebration! Bring your bike for a free tune-up, pitch in for a Preston neighbourhood clean-up with Cambridge City Green, pick up seeds to start your garden and enjoy fun[...]
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Grebel Gallery Exhibit | New Fraktur 8:30 am
Grebel Gallery Exhibit | New Fraktur @ CGR
May 6 @ 8:30 am – Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm
Meg Harder is an interdisciplinary artist working and living in the Grand River Watershed. Harder graduated with a BA in Fine Art from the University of Waterloo, which included a six month exchange at Bezalel[...]
Spring 2019 Ensemble Auditions: Open for registration 9:00 am
Spring 2019 Ensemble Auditions: Open for registration @ CGR
May 6 @ 9:00 am – May 21 @ 10:00 pm
Spring 2019 Ensemble auditions are open for registration. See Ensemble page for details.  In Spring term we offer the Balinese Gamelan, Instrumental Chamber groups, orchestra@uwaterloo, and the University Choir. The orchestra needs 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets,[...]
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Region of Waterloo — Strategic Focus Session 3:00 pm
Region of Waterloo — Strategic Focus Session @ Council Chamber, Region of Waterloo
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Strategic Focus Session Learn how renewal and rebalance can improve our strategic planning Please join us in Regional Council Chambers to hear Henry Mintzberg speak from his book Rebalancing Society. Dr. Mintzberg will present and[...]
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Invasive Species Removal – Buckthorn 9:30 am
Invasive Species Removal – Buckthorn @ rare Charitable Research Reserve
May 8 @ 9:30 am
Invasive Species Removal – Buckthorn Description: Wednesday, May 8, 20199:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Meet at Lamb’s Inn Join us and help rare remove invasive species! Common Buckthorn was introduced to Canada to be used in hedgerows and windbreaks. It[...]
Invasive Species Removal – Buckthorn 1:30 pm
Invasive Species Removal – Buckthorn @ rare Charitable Research Reserve
May 8 @ 1:30 pm
Invasive Species Removal – Buckthorn Description: Wednesday, May 8, 20191:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.Meet at Lamb’s Inn Join us and help rare remove invasive species! Common Buckthorn was introduced to Canada to be used in hedgerows and windbreaks. It[...]
Healthy Yards: Planning 201 | RAIN Coach 7:00 pm
Healthy Yards: Planning 201 | RAIN Coach @ REEP Green Solutions House
May 8 @ 7:00 pm
These workshops will give you an introduction to designing beautiful, functional, and healthy yards that are rain smart and beneficial to nature and people alike. These workshops will focus on rain smart techniques and the best[...]
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 7:30 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 7:30 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 7:30 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 2:00 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
MAAMAWI — Waterloo Storytelling Project 7:00 pm
MAAMAWI — Waterloo Storytelling Project @ University of Waterloo Theatre of the Arts
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Debajehmujig Theatre Group Divest Waterloo and Faith and the Common Good are collaborating with local community partners to bring the Waterloo Storytelling Project to our Region. From May 6th to 10th, 2019, this project will[...]
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 7:30 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 4:00 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 7:30 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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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 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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[...]
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 7:30 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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The Zero Waste Movement and Local Food Systems – A Panel Discussion 5:00 pm
The Zero Waste Movement and Local Food Systems – A Panel Discussion @ Kitchener Market
May 16 @ 5:00 pm
In this community forum, panelists will share their experience, insight, and advice fortackling food and packaging waste throughout the value chain to the individual consumers. Light zero waste refreshments to be provided. Please bring your[...]
Online Violence – Redefining the ‘Trolling’ and ‘Cyberbullying’ Narratives 6:30 pm
Online Violence – Redefining the ‘Trolling’ and ‘Cyberbullying’ Narratives @ Federation Hall, University of Waterloo
May 16 @ 6:30 pm
Dear Friends, It’s disturbing… but our political climate is stirring up hostility on and offline among a growing number of young white men, primarily directed toward those with feminist, anti-racist beliefs. When we give hateful[...]
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 7:30 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 7:30 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 2:00 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 7:30 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts 4:00 pm
Guarded Girls — A play from Green Light Arts @ The Registry Theatre
May 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
ABOUT THE SHOW Sid has been transferred all over the country and knows she’s bad. Brit is in for something she claims she didn’t do. Kit has made some “bad choices” and is tormented by[...]
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(final) Tech Talk: Impactful Technologies 6:00 pm
(final) Tech Talk: Impactful Technologies
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, May 21 at 6:00 PM This will likely be the last scheduled “Tech Talk”. It will be the 23rd meetup for Tech Talk since Feb 2017, so it’s been a good[...]
StrideMen Training 6:00 pm
StrideMen Training
May 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Book Launch 7:00 pm
Book Launch
May 21 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Out of Galilee Christian thought as a great conversation Author: M. Darrol Bryant When: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm Where: Dunker Family Lounge Free draw for a signed book! Please RSVP to Karrie[...]
Why We Cycle – Film Screening & Discussion 7:00 pm
Why We Cycle – Film Screening & Discussion @ University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy
May 21 @ 7:00 pm
The Netherlands is regarded as the best country on earth for cycling. But the Dutch rarely think about their country as a cycling paradise; they just get on their bikes and go about their daily[...]
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Engaging Economies of Change – CANSEE Conference
Engaging Economies of Change – CANSEE Conference @ Balsillie School of International Affairs
May 22 all-day
Climate change, resource scarcity, deepening inequalities, volatile geo-politics and growing economic instability all threaten our wellbeing, now and in the future. These challenges require interdisciplinary economics research that is informed by real-world situations and creates[...]
Rally to Stop The Cuts at Grand River Hospital 12:00 pm
Rally to Stop The Cuts at Grand River Hospital @ Grand River Hospital
May 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Stop The Cuts at Grand River Hospital Date: Wednesday, 22 May 2019 Time: 12:00 noon to 14:00 (2:00pm) Where: At the front of GRH on King Street, Kitchener, Ontario Map
Stride Circle Training 6:00 pm
Stride Circle Training
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Book Launch: A Space for Race 12:00 pm
Book Launch: A Space for Race
May 23 @ 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm
Decoding racism, multiculturalism, and post-colonialism in the quest for belonging in Canada and beyond Authors: Kathy Hogarth & Wendy L. Fletcher When: Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 12:00pm Where: Renison Atrium Please RSVP to Karrie[...]
Economics for a Burning Planet: Challenging the Logic of the Growth Economy 7:00 pm
Economics for a Burning Planet: Challenging the Logic of the Growth Economy @ CIGI
May 23 @ 7:00 pm
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted in 2015 as a collective action plan for UN Member States to ensure a more peaceful and prosperous world by 2030. Sustainable Development Goal 8 focuses on building[...]
Economics for a Burning Planet: Challenging the Logic of the Growth Economy 7:00 pm
Economics for a Burning Planet: Challenging the Logic of the Growth Economy
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
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Forest Plantation Naturalization 9:30 am
Forest Plantation Naturalization @ rare Charitable Research Reserve
May 24 @ 9:30 am
Forest Plantation Naturalization Description: Friday, May 24, 20199:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Meet at Lamb’s Inn Join us and help rare naturalize the plantations! The Thompson Tract plantation was planted in the 1980s, mostly with Black Walnut and White[...]
Forest Plantation Naturalization 1:30 pm
Forest Plantation Naturalization @ rare Charitable Research Reserve
May 24 @ 1:30 pm
Forest Plantation Naturalization Description: Friday, May 24, 20191:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.Meet at Lamb’s Inn Join us and help rare naturalize the plantations! The Thompson Tract plantation was planted in the 1980s, mostly with Black Walnut and White Pine.[...]
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Super Sweet Stride Retreat 9:30 am
Super Sweet Stride Retreat
May 25 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Click on the link to register. https://stride.simplybook.me/v2/  
You @ Waterloo Day 11:00 am
You @ Waterloo Day
May 25 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 am
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[...]
Community Maker Night 5:00 pm
Community Maker Night @ Waterloo Public Library - Main
May 25 @ 5:00 pm
WPL has partnered with the Canadian Society for Ecological Economics for a family-friendly, fun evening of making! Saturday, May 25 5:00pm to 8:00pm Main Library (enter off Dupont Street using the Auditorium doors) Registration not[...]
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Food for Thought 1:00 pm
Food for Thought
May 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, May 26 at 1:00 PM NOTE: NEW one time Location A monthly discussion on how we see the world. What is important to us and how these values are reflected in[...]
Education Town Hall 2:00 pm
Education Town Hall @ Jacob Hespeler S.S.
May 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sunday May 26th – 2 to 4 pm An opportunity to ask local MPPs about changes to public education. All members of the public welcome! Jacob Hespeler S.S. 355 Holiday Inn Dr. Cambridge Invited Panellists[...]
The X-Page Presents: “Quilt of Stories” 2:00 pm
The X-Page Presents: “Quilt of Stories”
May 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Perspectives On Healing 6:00 pm
Perspectives On Healing
May 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Click on the link to register. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/perspectives-on-healing-tickets-61166102459
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Philosophication 6:00 pm
Philosophication
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, May 28 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/261214628/
An Evening with Timea Nagy & Shannon Moroney 7:00 pm
An Evening with Timea Nagy & Shannon Moroney
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Click on the link to register. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/85-queen-an-evening-with-timea-nagy-and-shannnon-moroney-tickets-61228669599
The Ecological and Climate Crisis: How are we to live now? 7:00 pm
The Ecological and Climate Crisis: How are we to live now? @ Kitchener City Hall Rotunda
May 28 @ 7:00 pm
The latest IPCC report suggests we have 11 years left to fend off the worst of catastrophic climate changes, and to have any hope of limiting warming to 1.5 degrees. Current research, though, suggests these[...]
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J. Winfield Fretz Visiting Scholar Lecture 2019 7:30 pm
J. Winfield Fretz Visiting Scholar Lecture 2019 @ CGR
May 30 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Feeding the Colony, the Nation and the Market: Transported Foodways and New Crops in Latin American Mennonite Communities How did persistent attachment to wheat shape Mennonite settlement in Paraguay? What did it mean for Mennonites[...]
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