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Grebel Galley Exhibit | Gichitwaawizi’igewin: Honouring
Grebel Galley 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[...]
PhD Dissertation Defence: Refugees from Syria Caught Between War and Borders: A Journey Towards Protection 10:00 am
PhD Dissertation Defence: Refugees from Syria Caught Between War and Borders: A Journey Towards Protection
Apr 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Photo credit: Ggia Maissaa Almustafa‘s PhD Dissertation Defence, “Refugees from Syria Caught Between War and Borders: A Journey Towards Protection”. Advisor: Kim Rygiel Committee: Suzan Ilcan, Jasmin Habib Internal/external examiner: Bree Akesson, Wilfrid Laurier University[...]
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Minded 6:00 pm
Minded
Apr 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, April 2 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/259637930/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe |  |  |
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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Socio-Cultural and Political Implications of Artificial Intelligence Summit 6:30 pm
Socio-Cultural and Political Implications of Artificial Intelligence Summit
Apr 3 @ 6:30 pm – Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm
Photo credit: Sarah Pflug This two day Summit will showcase the research of Global Engagement Seminar (GES) Program students. Interactive student exhibitions will be on display, inviting participation from the broader Waterloo community. We hope[...]
Balinese Gamelan Ensemble Concert 7:30 pm
Balinese Gamelan Ensemble Concert @ HH
Apr 3 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Come experience the polyrhythms and polyphony of Balinese gamelan music played by Waterloo’s two local ensembles: the UWaterloo Balinese Gamelan and Grebel Community Balinese Gamelan. Directed by artist-in-residence, I Dewa Made Suparta, students and community[...]
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Curing the World from Injustices? Norm Failures in the Case of Humanitarian Arms Control 12:15 pm
Curing the World from Injustices? Norm Failures in the Case of Humanitarian Arms Control
Apr 4 @ 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm
Photo credit: MONUSCO Photos Justice as a motive plays a powerful role in many scientific disciplines, such as in Political Theory, International Law or International Relations. While these disciplines draw on justice issues in very[...]
You’re invited to a Book Launch! 5:30 pm
You’re invited to a Book Launch! @ REN
Apr 4 @ 5:30 pm – 5:30 pm
English for Research Publication Purposes by Karen Englander and James Corcoran focuses on scholars who use English as an additional language confront challenges when disseminating their research in the global market of knowledge production dominated[...]
German and Austrian Masterpieces: orchestra@uwaterloo 7:30 pm
German and Austrian Masterpieces: orchestra@uwaterloo @ HH
Apr 4 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Repertoire includes the Brahms Piano Concerto #2 in Bb major, with Soloist Eric Liang (winner of the 2018 UW Concerto Competition) and Von Suppé ‘s Poet and Peasant Overture plus Bruckner’s  Overture in G minor. Every[...]
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#FridaysForFuture Climate Strike 12:30 pm
#FridaysForFuture Climate Strike @ Waterloo City Hall
Apr 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
#FridaysForFuture Climate Strike @ Waterloo City Hall
This event is dedicated to building a youth voice to speak up for climate action in solidarity with Greta Thunberg and other young people across the world. Join us on FRIDAY, MARCH 1st from 12.30[...]
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TREES IN THE CITY: GROWING FORESTS IN THE CONCRETE JUNGLE 2:30 pm
TREES IN THE CITY: GROWING FORESTS IN THE CONCRETE JUNGLE @ Idea Exchange - Preston
Apr 6 @ 2:30 pm
TREES IN THE CITY: GROWING FORESTS IN THE CONCRETE JUNGLE @ Idea Exchange - Preston |  |  |
Learn tips to protect, maintain and plant trees in your yard. Our city trees provide a wide variety of benefits to us from cleaning our air and water to improving our overall health. Trees and[...]
Trees In The City: Growing Forests In The Concrete Jungle 2:30 pm
Trees In The City: Growing Forests In The Concrete Jungle
Apr 6 @ 2:30 pm – 3:15 pm
Learn tips to protect, maintain and plant trees in your yard. Our city trees provide a wide variety of benefits to us from cleaning our air and water to improving our overall health. Trees and[...]
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Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting 5:15 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting @ The Working Centre
Apr 8 @ 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
Apr 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition Monday, April 8 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/259911993/
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting @ Heather Room, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
Apr 8 @ 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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Tech Talk 6:00 pm
Tech Talk
Apr 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, April 9 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
Apr 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe |  |  |
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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What’s Passive House Design? | Energy Efficiency, Comfort & Affordability 1:30 pm
What’s Passive House Design? | Energy Efficiency, Comfort & Affordability
Apr 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Did you know buildings consume up to 40% of the global energy use and contribute up to 30% of the greenhouse gasses*? What do the houses of tomorrow that positively impact the environment look like? Join[...]
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Grebel Convocation 2:00 pm
Grebel Convocation @ HH
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Conrad Grebel University College honours graduates who have lived and studied at Grebel while completing their University of Waterloo degree programs. This special Convocation takes place several weeks prior to the University of Waterloo Convocations[...]
Grebel Convocation 2:00 pm
Grebel Convocation @ HH
Apr 14 @ 2:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Conrad Grebel University College honours graduates who have lived and studied at Grebel while completing their University of Waterloo degree programs. This special Convocation takes place several weeks prior to the University of Waterloo Convocations[...]
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Apr 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe |  |  |
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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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
Apr 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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Earth Day Shoreline Cleanup 1:00 pm
Earth Day Shoreline Cleanup @ rare Charitable Research Reserve
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm
Earth Day Shoreline Cleanup @ rare Charitable Research Reserve |  |  |
Earth Day Shoreline Cleanup Description: Monday, April 22, 20191:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Meet at Moyer’s Landing next to Preston Flats  Preston Flats is a floodplain habitat situated at the confluence of the Grand and Speed[...]
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Groundbreaking for the Kitchen and Dining Room Expansion 4:30 pm
Groundbreaking for the Kitchen and Dining Room Expansion @ CGR
Apr 23 @ 4:30 pm – 4:30 pm
You are invited to join the Grebel community as we officially break ground for our Kitchen and Dining Room expansion project! Hear from Grebel President Marcus Shantz and a Board representative, as well as a word[...]
Philosophication 6:00 pm
Philosophication
Apr 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, April 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/dsnwjqyzgbfc/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe |  |  |
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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PhD Dissertation Defence: Governing Chinese Engagement with the Hydrocarbon-Rich Countries; Examining Chinese Investment in the Hydrocarbon Sector of Canada and Russia 8:00 am
PhD Dissertation Defence: Governing Chinese Engagement with the Hydrocarbon-Rich Countries; Examining Chinese Investment in the Hydrocarbon Sector of Canada and Russia
Apr 24 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Photo credit: Achim Raschka / CC-BY-SA-4.0 Anastasia Ufimtseva‘s PhD Dissertation Defence. Advisor: Derek Hall Committee: Bessma Momani and Hongying Wang Internal/external examiner: Jörg Broschek External examiner: Gaye Christoffersen, Johns Hopkins University, Nanjing China   .fusion-button.button-4[...]
Discussion Night at @FairvoteWRC 7:00 pm
Discussion Night at @FairvoteWRC @ Community Meeting Room, Bread & Roses Co-op
Apr 24 @ 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[...]
Inclusive Trade: Justice, Innovation or More of the Same? 7:00 pm
Inclusive Trade: Justice, Innovation or More of the Same?
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Photo credit: Pexels The notion of “inclusive trade” has taken hold in the policies of many national governments – Canada, Chile and New Zealand most prominent among them – and in the work of international[...]
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting 7:00 pm
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting
Apr 24 @ 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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Fifth BSIA Global Political Economy Dissertation Workshop 8:00 am
Fifth BSIA Global Political Economy Dissertation Workshop
Apr 25 @ 8:00 am – Apr 26 @ 5:00 pm
By Invitation Only The Global Political Economy/WatPEG Research Cluster is hosting this dissertation workshop to provide selected PhD students the opportunity to present work in progress to an interdisciplinary audience of faculty and students. For more[...]
10th Annual Evening of Recognition 4:45 pm
10th Annual Evening of Recognition @ Evolv1
Apr 25 @ 4:45 pm
10th Annual Evening of Recognition @ Evolv1 |  |  |
Celebrate Sustainability!Waterloo Region’s organizations and communities are creating a low carbon future. Join Sustainable Waterloo Region at our new home, evolv1, the first multi-tenant building of its kind in Canada established with a goal to[...]
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Cambridge Community Clean Up 9:00 am
Cambridge Community Clean Up
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cambridge City Green MeetUp Saturday, April 27 at 9:00 AM Hi everyone, It’s that time of year again, daylight savings time has changed making the days longer, I just saw a robin, the ice is[...]
The Eco Market 11:00 am
The Eco Market @ Waterloo Region Museum
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am
The Eco Market @ Waterloo Region Museum |  |  |
The Eco Market is dedicated to supporting, uplifting and showcasing Canadian green innovation, entrepreneurship, and community action. We have community building events every month, ranging from green networking events, large speaker showcases to pitch competitions,[...]
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Food for Thought 1:00 pm
Food for Thought
Apr 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, April 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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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe |  |  |
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[...]