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Waterloo Region Multicultural Connections 11:00 am
Waterloo Region Multicultural Connections @ Rooms D+E, Kitchener Public Library
Nov 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Are you a member of an ethno-cultural group or are you an immigrant or refugee living in Waterloo Region? Are you interested in networking, exchanging experiences and exploring how to strengthen social connectedness across Waterloo[...]
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Faith and Climate Transformation: A presentation with Dr. Sailesh Rao 1:00 pm
Faith and Climate Transformation: A presentation with Dr. Sailesh Rao @ Grand River Unitarian Church
Nov 4 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Faith and Climate Transformation: A presentation with Dr. Sailesh Rao @ Grand River Unitarian Church
The Grand River Unitarian Social Action Committee has just organized a fantastic lecture opportunity from Dr. Sailesh Rao. He is making a presentation at the Parliament of World’s Religions and has agreed to speak to[...]
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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
Nov 6 @ 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[...]
Warmer, Wetter and Wilder with Dr. Blair Feltmate, hosted by #NithValleyEcoboosters 7:30 pm
Warmer, Wetter and Wilder with Dr. Blair Feltmate, hosted by #NithValleyEcoboosters @ Zion United Church
Nov 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Warmer, Wetter and Wilder with Dr. Blair Feltmate, hosted by #NithValleyEcoboosters @ Zion United Church
The Nith Valley Ecoboosters are pleased to present an informative and timely talk featuring Dr. Blair Feltmate. Dr. Feltmate is Head of the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation at the University of Waterloo. He has[...]
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Nov 7 all-day
 
2018 Stanley Knowles Humanitarian Service Lecture 7:00 pm
2018 Stanley Knowles Humanitarian Service Lecture @ Humanities Theatre, Hagey Hall, University of Waterloo
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
2018 Stanley Knowles Humanitarian Service Lecture @ Humanities Theatre, Hagey Hall, University of Waterloo | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
St. Paul’s University College is hosting the 2018 Stanley Knowles Humanitarian Service Lecture. This year’s speaker is Zahra Mahmoodi, former captain of the Afghanistan national women’s soccer team, is presenting Forbidden Dream: Fighting for Women’s[...]
Social Services in Cambridge: Where are we, and where are we going? 7:00 pm
Social Services in Cambridge: Where are we, and where are we going? @ Bowman Room, Cambridge City Hall
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Please attend this free public forum to hear from — and ask questions of — those on the front lines of homelessness and addiction. Panelists Cambridge Self-Help Food Bank Cameron Dearlove, Executive Director Sanguen Health[...]
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Women | War & Peace 8:00 pm
Women | War & Peace @ Christ Lutheran Church
Nov 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Women | War & Peace @ Christ Lutheran Church
WOMEN WAR & PEACE Double Bill The Trojan Women by Euripides Lysistrata by Aristophanes Adapted & Directed by Richard Walsh NOV. 8 – 10, 2018 8:00 pm Christ Lutheran Church 445 Anndale Road, Waterloo (Corner[...]
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Women | War & Peace 8:00 pm
Women | War & Peace @ Christ Lutheran Church
Nov 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Women | War & Peace @ Christ Lutheran Church
WOMEN WAR & PEACE Double Bill The Trojan Women by Euripides Lysistrata by Aristophanes Adapted & Directed by Richard Walsh NOV. 8 – 10, 2018 8:00 pm Christ Lutheran Church 445 Anndale Road, Waterloo (Corner[...]
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Women | War & Peace 8:00 pm
Women | War & Peace @ Christ Lutheran Church
Nov 10 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Women | War & Peace @ Christ Lutheran Church
WOMEN WAR & PEACE Double Bill The Trojan Women by Euripides Lysistrata by Aristophanes Adapted & Directed by Richard Walsh NOV. 8 – 10, 2018 8:00 pm Christ Lutheran Church 445 Anndale Road, Waterloo (Corner[...]
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Women Peace and Security: Dispatches from Time and Place 2:00 pm
Women Peace and Security: Dispatches from Time and Place @ Great Hall, Conrad Grebel University College
Nov 11 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Women Peace and Security: Dispatches from Time and Place @ Great Hall, Conrad Grebel University College
A public forum to remember the impact of war and colonization on women and girls. Speakers include: Lori Campbell Cree-Metis from Treaty 6 territory, Saskatchewan, and director of Shatitsirotha, the Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre, on[...]
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The Social Shift: Documentary Screening 5:00 pm
The Social Shift: Documentary Screening
Nov 12 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join the LAICOS Enterprise Hub on Monday, November 12 for a documentary screening of the film ‘The Social Shift.’  The documentary follows three millennials as they drive across Canada and navigate a geographic canvas of[...]
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting 5:15 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting @ The Working Centre
Nov 12 @ 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[...]
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting @ Heather Room, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
Nov 12 @ 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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UsuryFree Day 7:00 pm
UsuryFree Day @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Join us this year for a UsuryFree Day workshop on the fundamental factors of our economy in the heart of the community.
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Resilience Summit: How Far We’ll Go from @BounceForwardWR
Resilience Summit: How Far We’ll Go from @BounceForwardWR @ The Family Centre
Nov 15 – Nov 16 all-day
Resilience Summit: How Far We'll Go from @BounceForwardWR @ The Family Centre
Adversity is all around us. While some are able to bounce back, others struggle. Why the difference? That’s the question researchers studying resilience have been trying to answer, and their studies have identified several factors[...]
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Toronto People’s Assembly on Climate Justice 2018 9:00 am
Toronto People’s Assembly on Climate Justice 2018 @ Multi-Purpose Room (#207) in the Multi-Faith Centre at University of Toronto
Nov 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
Toronto People’s Assembly on Climate Justice 2018 Multi-Faith Centre at U of T 569 Spadina Ave Multi-Purpose Room (#207), Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J7 Schedule · Saturday, November 17, 2018 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Registration[...]
Considering Matthew Shepard: UW Chamber Choir & Grand Philharmonic Chamber Choir 7:30 pm
Considering Matthew Shepard: UW Chamber Choir & Grand Philharmonic Chamber Choir @ HH
Nov 17 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
In October 1998, university student Matthew Shepard was targeted for his sexuality. He was kidnapped, severely beaten, tied to a fence and left to die in a lonely field. Twenty years after that terrible event,[...]
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Considering Matthew Shepard: UW Chamber Choir & Grand Philharmonic Chamber Choir 3:00 pm
Considering Matthew Shepard: UW Chamber Choir & Grand Philharmonic Chamber Choir @ HH
Nov 18 @ 3:00 pm – 3:00 pm
In October 1998, university student Matthew Shepard was targeted for his sexuality. He was kidnapped, severely beaten, tied to a fence and left to die in a lonely field. Twenty years after that terrible event,[...]
Restorative Justice Week with Ray and Vi Donavan 7:00 pm
Restorative Justice Week with Ray and Vi Donavan @ CGR
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Conrad Grebel University College and Mennonite Central Committee Ontario are excited to be hosting Ray & Vi Donovan from the United Kingdom as guest speakers for Restorative Justice Week in November.  As parents of an[...]
Restorative Justice Week with Ray and Vi Donavan 7:00 pm
Restorative Justice Week with Ray and Vi Donavan @ CGR
Nov 18 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Conrad Grebel University College and Mennonite Central Committee Ontario are excited to be hosting Ray & Vi Donovan from the United Kingdom as guest speakers for Restorative Justice Week in November.  As parents of an[...]
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Nov 20 @ 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
Nov 21 all-day
 
Information Session: The Department of National Defence’s Policy Officer Recruitment Programme 1:30 pm
Information Session: The Department of National Defence’s Policy Officer Recruitment Programme
Nov 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
The Policy Group at the Department of National Defence (DND) is currently conducting its 2018-2019 recruitment campaign for the Policy Officer Recruitment Programme (PORP), a three-year programme designed to recruit and develop talented individuals to[...]
Public Forum — Adapting to Climate Change in Waterloo Region 5:45 pm
Public Forum — Adapting to Climate Change in Waterloo Region @ Balsillie School of International Affairs
Nov 21 @ 5:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Public Forum -- Adapting to Climate Change in Waterloo Region @ Balsillie School of International Affairs | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
The Region of Waterloo is consulting with a wide variety of local organizations and residents to develop a Community-wide Climate Adaptation Plan. This plan aims to help reduce the potential impacts of extreme weather and[...]
The Manitoba Story: A Basic Income Film and Panel Presentation 6:45 pm
The Manitoba Story: A Basic Income Film and Panel Presentation @ David Braley Health Sciences Centre Auditorium
Nov 21 @ 6:45 pm – 9:00 pm
The Manitoba Story: A Basic Income Film and Panel Presentation @ David Braley Health Sciences Centre Auditorium | Hamilton | Ontario | Canada
Hamilton Basic Income Group and The Hamilton Roundtable for Poverty Reduction invite you to attend this free basic income film screening and panel presentation on November 21st from 6:45 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. From 1974-1979[...]
WRN supplementary meeting 6:45 pm
WRN supplementary meeting @ Coffee Culture
Nov 21 @ 6:45 pm – 9:15 pm
 
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
Nov 21 @ 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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Justice and Reconciliation in World Politics 12:00 pm
Justice and Reconciliation in World Politics
Nov 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Justice and Reconciliation in World Politics is a study in normative and critical theory of how to conceptualize practices of justice and reconciliation that aim to respond to colonial injustices in international and transnational contexts.[...]
Japan as a ‘Normal Country’? Retrospect and Prospect 2:00 pm
Japan as a ‘Normal Country’? Retrospect and Prospect
Nov 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
This event is open to the Balsillie School and CIGI community only. To register for the public event, visit “Japan’s Future Global Role: A New Dawn for the Land of the Rising Sun?“. There is[...]
Reducing your Carbon Footprint 101: Project Neutral Series 5:30 pm
Reducing your Carbon Footprint 101: Project Neutral Series
Nov 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Learn more about Project Neutral and Reep Project Neutral is known for its community-focused, carbon benchmarking and climate action tool. Project Neutral allows anyone to find out their carbon footprint in 5 minutes, based on[...]
Japan’s Future Global Role: A New Dawn for the Land of the Rising Sun? 7:00 pm
Japan’s Future Global Role: A New Dawn for the Land of the Rising Sun?
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Resumé and Cover Letter Writing 1:30 pm
Resumé and Cover Letter Writing
Nov 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
MA Global Governance students are invited to participate in this professional development session led by the Centre for Career Action at the University of Waterloo.
Balinese Gamelan Ensemble Concert 7:30 pm
Balinese Gamelan Ensemble Concert @ HH
Nov 23 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Gamelan is the traditional ensemble music of Java and Bali in Indonesia, made up predominantly of percussive instruments. It is taught without notation, which means the students have to memorize their parts. Directed by artist-in-residence I Dewa Made Suparta,[...]
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Investing in a Greener Future | Panel Discussion 1:30 pm
Investing in a Greener Future | Panel Discussion @ ON
Nov 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
The world is changing – and your investments should too. High-carbon investments will fall short in a low-carbon world. Yet, Canadian banks have doubled down in energy infrastructure intended to sustain fossil fuel production decades[...]
Seasonal Party with a Paint Lesson 6:00 pm
Seasonal Party with a Paint Lesson
Nov 24 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Saturday, November 24 at 6:00 PM For our seasonal gathering this year we are inviting an amazing local artist in to give us all painting lessons. Bring your inner Monet or Picasso[...]
Musik’s Empire: University Choir Concert 7:30 pm
Musik’s Empire: University Choir Concert
Nov 24 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
While the term “empire” has come to have strong political connotations, an archaic use of the word simply means to hold absolute power over something or someone. Few who listen to or participate in music[...]
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Food for Thought 1:00 pm
Food for Thought
Nov 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, November 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[...]
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The Power of Restorative Justice: Philosophy & Practice 8:30 am
The Power of Restorative Justice: Philosophy & Practice
Nov 26 @ 8:30 am – Nov 28 @ 4:30 pm
This three day workshop, offered through the Conflict Management Certificate Program at Conrad Grebel University College is a rare opportunity to learn about the positive impact and benefits of a restorative justice approach, from the experience of victims[...]
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Philosophication 6:00 pm
Philosophication
Nov 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, November 27 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/255912055/
Agency Orientation 6:30 pm
Agency Orientation
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Nov 27 @ 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
Nov 28 all-day
 
Tea and Talk with Wazhma Frogh 11:30 am
Tea and Talk with Wazhma Frogh @ HH
Nov 28 @ 11:30 am – 11:30 am
Wazhma Frogh is a human rights lawyer, peacemaker, and women’s rights activist from Afghanistan. She has recently moved to KW from Afghanistan. In this Tea-and-Talk, Frogh will discuss her experiences challenging gender-based violence in Afghanistan.[...]
@FairvoteWRC Discussion Night 7:00 pm
@FairvoteWRC Discussion Night @ Community Meeting Room, Bread & Roses Co-op
Nov 28 @ 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[...]
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting 7:00 pm
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting
Nov 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting
The Nith Valley Ecoboosters are committed to achieving and supporting a long-term healthy environment in Wilmot and Wellesley Townships through education action and collaboration. Please join us at 7:00pm on the 4th Wednesday of the[...]
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Telling the Story: orchestra@uwaterloo concert 7:30 pm
Telling the Story: orchestra@uwaterloo concert
Nov 29 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This is a concert about storytelling.  Surprisingly, Rossini’s Barber of Seville is not a story about a rabbit masquerading as a barber but a love story complete with disguises and mistaken identity and love triumphs[...]
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