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Grebel Gallery Exhibit | Gichitwaawizi’igewin: Honouring
Grebel Gallery Exhibit | Gichitwaawizi’igewin: Honouring @ CGR
Jan 14 – Apr 12 all-day
In this exhibit, artist Catherine Dallaire re-examines the original Indigenous values in animal and plant life that are often vilified by contemporary Western settler culture. Building understanding between Indigenous and non-Indigenous worldviews is an important[...]
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Stretch your Energy Budget | Today’s Heat Pumps 1:30 pm
Stretch your Energy Budget | Today’s Heat Pumps
Mar 2 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Today’s heat pumps can stretch your energy budget! Have you heard of an air source heat pump (ASHP)? The ASHP is now one of the most efficient ways to heat a home. The technology has[...]
Stretch your Energy Budget | Today’s Heat Pumps 1:30 pm
Stretch your Energy Budget | Today’s Heat Pumps @ Evolv1
Mar 2 @ 1:30 pm
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Have you heard of an air source heat pump (ASHP)? The ASHP is now one of the most efficient ways to heat a home. The technology has been around for a long time but most[...]
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Bookclub: Thy Neighbor’s Wife 7:00 pm
Bookclub: Thy Neighbor’s Wife
Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, March 3 at 7:00 PM Warning: While it is a work of journalism, this book can, at times, be quite explicit in its description of sexual acts. This is a classic,[...]
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AVP Community Workshop 6:30 pm
AVP Community Workshop @ Unity Kitchener
Mar 4 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
AVP Community Workshop @ Unity Kitchener
We at Alternative Vision for Peace are excited to announce that we will be holding a community basic level workshop starting in January. The workshop, called “Shifting Perspectives” represents the first level of training for[...]
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Documentary Filmmaking and Migration 10:00 am
Documentary Filmmaking and Migration
Mar 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Rescheduled from February 12th.   Since moving to the American Southwest four years ago, Lisa Molomot has been exploring stories about immigration in her documentaries. These recent works involve migrant workers in Arizona, an interior[...]
Minded 6:00 pm
Minded
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, March 5 at 6:00 PM Understanding the mechanics of the mind, behind that ever so complex workshop in your skull. During distinguishing the decision drive -determining des… https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/events/pbppqpyzfbhb/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Mar 5 @ 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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How Progressive is Canada’s “Progressive Trade Agenda”? A Gendered Analysis 12:00 pm
How Progressive is Canada’s “Progressive Trade Agenda”? A Gendered Analysis
Mar 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
The Canadian federal government of Justin Trudeau has espoused a “progressive trade agenda” in its pursuit of international free trade agreements (FTAs). In particular, it has committed itself to integrating gender chapters into new FTAs,[...]
Across-the-Creek Event: Ottawa Senators vs. New York Islanders 6:30 pm
Across-the-Creek Event: Ottawa Senators vs. New York Islanders
Mar 7 @ 6:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Join Fred W. Martin, Grebel’s Director of Advancement, at 6:30 p.m. for an Alumni Meet and Greet at the Canadian Tire Centre. Your $70 ticket includes Ledge seating, a hot sandwich from the carvery station, unlimited[...]
Basic Income Monthly Chin Wag with @BasicIncomeWR 7:00 pm
Basic Income Monthly Chin Wag with @BasicIncomeWR @ Taste at the Tannery
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Basic Income Monthly Chin Wag with @BasicIncomeWR @ Taste at the Tannery
Join us for a Pub Night Come share your thoughts about Basic Income and hear from others Basic Income Waterloo Region – part of a grassroots movement to make basic income the next great innovation[...]
Disarming Myths about Women, Weapons and War 7:00 pm
Disarming Myths about Women, Weapons and War
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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The Power of Music to Create Inclusive Communities 7:30 pm
The Power of Music to Create Inclusive Communities @ CGR
Mar 8 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
On Friday, March 8, 2019, Dr. Ysaÿe Barnwell, appointed as the College’s Rodney and Lorna Sawatsky Visiting Scholar, will offer the Sawatsky Lecture on “The Power of Music to Create Inclusive Communities.” This is a free public event,[...]
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March Break Open House 10:00 am
March Break Open House
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Come and see what Grebel and University of Waterloo have to offer! This open house is for students looking to attend UWaterloo in Fall 2019 or beyond!  At Conrad Grebel, from 10:00am – 5:00pm we will be available[...]
Seedy Saturday 10:00 am
Seedy Saturday @ rare Charitable Research Reserve
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am
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Our Seedy Saturday will be a fun, free event where you can swap and exchange seeds! You’ll meet fellow gardeners and find exciting seed varieties that other seed savers are sharing. We encourage attendance whether[...]
Building a Vocal Community: The Power of Song in Community 7:00 pm
Building a Vocal Community: The Power of Song in Community
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
On Saturday, March 9, 2019, Dr. Ysaÿe Barnwell, appointed as the College’s Rodney and Lorna Sawatsky Visiting Scholar, will offer a workshop on ‘Building a Vocal Community: The Power of Song in Community.’ This is a free public event, but registration[...]
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Disrupting Crisis, Unsettling Urgency: An Indigenous Criticism of Assumptions about Time in Environmental Advocacy 3:00 pm
Disrupting Crisis, Unsettling Urgency: An Indigenous Criticism of Assumptions about Time in Environmental Advocacy
Mar 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Climate change activism and scientific assessments often emphasizes that humans must grasp the urgency of taking swift and decisive actions to address an environmental crisis. Yet many such conceptions of urgency obscure the factors that[...]
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting 5:15 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting @ The Working Centre
Mar 11 @ 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[...]
Monthly Meeting 7:00 pm
Monthly Meeting
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition Monday, March 11 at 7:00 PM Discussing Public Health Care. ALSO: coffee, (incl. decaf!) cookies, and conversation. Feel free to contact me if you want a particular issue regardin… https://www.meetup.com/Waterloo-Region-Health-Coalition/events/259116480/
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting @ Heather Room, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
Mar 11 @ 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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U.S.-Vietnamese Climate Security Cooperation 11:30 am
U.S.-Vietnamese Climate Security Cooperation
Mar 12 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Vietnam is among the globe’s top ten countries most negatively affected by climate change and extreme weather events. How has the United States partnered with state and local actors in Vietnam to increase climate security[...]
Can students lead a sustainable, zero waste lifestyle? 6:00 pm
Can students lead a sustainable, zero waste lifestyle?
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
As students with busy schedules, we often choose convenience over sustainability. This lifestyle can adversely impact the environment, especially in today’s changing climate. How can we lead a sustainable lifestyle as busy students? Join us[...]
Tech Talk 6:00 pm
Tech Talk
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, March 12 at 6:00 PM Technology is taking off! And with a big enough impact on today and the future, to likely alter our world faster & in more ways than[...]
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Mar 12 @ 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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Roundtable: International Financial Institutions and Asian Regional Cooperation and Integration 12:00 pm
Roundtable: International Financial Institutions and Asian Regional Cooperation and Integration
Mar 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
By invitation only. BSIA faculty and students are invited to join Kris Panday, Canada’s Executive Director at the Asian Development Bank, for a roundtable discussion on international financial institutions and Asian regional cooperation and integration. Radha[...]
Noon Hour Concert: Rachmaninoff Tribute to Tchaikovsky 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Rachmaninoff Tribute to Tchaikovsky @ CGR
Mar 13 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
Well known and beloved by local music patrons, the Andromeda Trio consists of Marcus Scholtes, Violin; Miriam Stewart-Kroeker, Cello; and Heidi Wall, Piano. Their repertoire for this concert will be Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Trio élégiaque in D minor, Opus 9.
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Iraq and the Federalization Process – 2005 to Today 12:30 pm
Iraq and the Federalization Process – 2005 to Today
Mar 14 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
The 2005 Iraqi Constitution put forward a shift in the Iraq state model from a centralized system to a decentralized fiscal federal model. This demanded the need for civil service workers in the provinces to[...]
Food Metrics 3.0: Unearthing Hidden Data 7:00 pm
Food Metrics 3.0: Unearthing Hidden Data
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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John D. Rempel Lecture at TMTC 7:00 pm
John D. Rempel Lecture at TMTC
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
John noted that he is giving fresh energy to this question that has been an integral part of his life’s research. It promises to be a stimulating evening and we look forward to seeing Rempel[...]
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2019 Prospective Student Open House 1:00 pm
2019 Prospective Student Open House
Mar 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
By Invitation Only The Balsillie School welcomes prospective students to tour the campus, and meet faculty, alumni and current students.   .fusion-button.button-3 .fusion-button-text, .fusion-button.button-3 i {color:#ffffff;}.fusion-button.button-3 {border-width:0px;border-color:#ffffff;}.fusion-button.button-3 .fusion-button-icon-divider{border-color:#ffffff;}.fusion-button.button-3:hover .fusion-button-text, .fusion-button.button-3:hover i,.fusion-button.button-3:focus .fusion-button-text, .fusion-button.button-3:focus i,.fusion-button.button-3:active .fusion-button-text,[...]
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Global Solutions Conference 8:30 am
Global Solutions Conference
Mar 16 @ 8:30 am
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A one-day conference to showcase different pathways to achieve sustainable development and promote collaboration through the UN SDGs About this Event Through a keynote presentation, panel of experts, and interactive workshops, the event aims to[...]
Hackathon: Designing Change for a Living Planet 10:30 am
Hackathon: Designing Change for a Living Planet
Mar 16 @ 10:30 am – 5:30 pm
Disruptive innovations are quickly changing our daily lives, including how we shop, share, bank, commute, learn, access entertainment, and connect with others. Many of these, such as paperless banking or bike sharing, can help improve[...]
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Mar 19 @ 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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Noon Hour Concert: Songs for My Mother – Return 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Songs for My Mother – Return @ CGR
Mar 20 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
Well known local composer and retired Grebel professor Carol Ann Weaver will launch her Songs for my Mother CD, playing a selection of songs along with soprano Mary Catherine Pazzano and Willem Moolenbeek on sax. Carol[...]
Agency Orientation 1:30 pm
Agency Orientation
Mar 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
 
Just Eat It – A Food Waste Story 7:00 pm
Just Eat It – A Food Waste Story @ Zion United Church
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Just Eat It - A Food Waste Story @ Zion United Church
The Nith Valley Ecoboosters are please to present an event about food waste. Recent media attention has focused on the amount of food that is wasted each year in Canada. Join us on Wednesday, March[...]
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
Mar 20 @ 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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UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
Mar 21 all-day
UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
The United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is observed every year on 21 March. From the Background information: On 21 March 1960, police opened fire and killed 69 people at a[...]
UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 8:30 am
UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination @ Rotunda, Kitchener City Hall
Mar 21 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 pm
UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination @ Rotunda, Kitchener City Hall
Join us for CROSS CULTURES magazine’s 18th annual commemoration of the UN International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination for the entire Waterloo Region Open to everyone! at Kitchener City Hall we start with[...]
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Let’s Talk Tech – Church Youth Event 6:00 pm
Let’s Talk Tech – Church Youth Event @ CGR
Mar 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Youth groups and youth ages 12–18 are invited to explore how we use and misuse technology. Through hands-on workshops and with our speakers we will explore topics like screen addiction and balance, peacebuilding in a digital age,[...]
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First Steps to Improving your Home 1:30 pm
First Steps to Improving your Home
Mar 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
What can easily be improved/renovated when first buying a home? Buying a home can be a overwhelming experience, even if you’ve bought one before. Let our Home Energy Coach guide you in renovations and improvements that you[...]
Connected and Human: University Choir Concert 7:30 pm
Connected and Human: University Choir Concert
Mar 23 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
With music as a guide, this concert will examine what it means to be human in a world of remarkable technological advances. Composers include Eric Whitacre, Kile Smith and Jaakko Mäntyjärvi.   The UW Choir is a 60[...]
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Food for Thought 1:00 pm
Food for Thought
Mar 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, March 24 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[...]
My Spirit Sang All Day: Chamber Choir 3:00 pm
My Spirit Sang All Day: Chamber Choir
Mar 24 @ 3:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Inspiring music by Tallis, Britten, Finzi, Gjeilo, Barnum and others to fill the soul. This 25 voice choir is directed by Dr. Mark Vuorinen. Tickets available at the door.
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Global Health: Bridging the Disciplinary Divides Workshop 8:00 am
Global Health: Bridging the Disciplinary Divides Workshop
Mar 25 @ 8:00 am – Mar 26 @ 5:00 pm
The BSIA is hosting a two day workshop from March 25-26, 2019. The theme of the workshop is “Global Health: Bridging the Disciplinary Divides.” The objective of the workshop is to examine how different disciplines[...]
Peer Mentor Training 9:00 am
Peer Mentor Training
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
 
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Philosophication 6:00 pm
Philosophication
Mar 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, March 26 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/dsnwjqyzfbjc/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Mar 26 @ 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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Discussion Night at @FairvoteWRC 7:00 pm
Discussion Night at @FairvoteWRC @ Community Meeting Room, Bread & Roses Co-op
Mar 27 @ 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
Mar 27 @ 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 7:00pm on the 4th Wednesday of the month.[...]
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Grebel’s Student Council Presents: Beauty and the Beast
Grebel’s Student Council Presents: Beauty and the Beast
Mar 29 – Mar 31 all-day
Join us for Grebel’s Student Council production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, an all student production! Tickets go on sale Monday, February 18. SHOWTIMES March 29 at 7:00 PM March 30 at 1:00 PM March 30[...]
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Jazz Ensemble Concert 2:00 pm
Jazz Ensemble Concert @ CGR
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The UWaterloo Jazz Ensemble consists of approximately 20 jazz aficionados playing standard and non-standard jazz instruments.  Directed by Michael Wood, this ensemble will play a wide selection of popular jazz music.  Tickets available at the[...]
Instrumental Chamber Ensemble Concert 7:30 pm
Instrumental Chamber Ensemble Concert @ CGR
Mar 31 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Six different Instrumental Chamber Ensemble trios will play a lovely selection of classical music.  Composers for this term include Brahms, Beethoven, and lesser known composers such as Von Call, Weber, Rheinberger, and Arensky.  Chamber Ensembles are[...]