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Grebel Gallery Exhibit | New Fraktur
Grebel Gallery Exhibit | New Fraktur @ CGR
May 6 – Oct 25 all-day
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[...]
IDOPAN – International Days of Peace and Nonviolence
IDOPAN – International Days of Peace and Nonviolence
Sep 21 – Oct 2 all-day
A yearly celebration of all things peaceful and nonviolent, from the UN International Day of Peace to the UN International Day of Nonviolence. The WR Nonviolence Events Calendar will list the IDOPAN activities of all[...]
Philosophication 6:00 pm
Philosophication
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, October 1 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/264636877/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Oct 1 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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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International Day of Nonviolence
International Day of Nonviolence
Oct 2 all-day
Flag of the United NationsThe International Day of Non-Violence is marked on 2 October, the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, leader of the Indian independence movement and pioneer of the philosophy and strategy of non-violence.
Noon Hour Concert: Touring Europe 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Touring Europe @ CGR
Oct 2 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
Playing on period instruments, violinist Joseph Lanza and harpsichordist Borys Medicky will play a selection of classical music from Europe.  Lanza is a professor at Western University, and the concertmaster of the London Symphonium.  Medicky[...]
Influencing Change at the Global Level: Q&A on Adapting to the Crisis in Global Governance 2:30 pm
Influencing Change at the Global Level: Q&A on Adapting to the Crisis in Global Governance
Oct 2 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Photo credit: Garry Knight/flickr This event is open to faculty and students of the BSIA only. The rise of Trump, Brexit, populism and the retreat from international institutions are jeopardising the progress made on development[...]
Stride Night Training 6:00 pm
Stride Night Training @ Ontario
Oct 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Please note that before you register for the Stride Night training you must first attend a screening interview.  To arrange a time for a screening interview please contact Alison at 519-744-6549 ext: 125 or at[...]
Waterloo Symposium on Technology & Society: Search and Discover – What The Internet and Big Data Reveal About Who We Are 7:00 pm
Waterloo Symposium on Technology & Society: Search and Discover – What The Internet and Big Data Reveal About Who We Are
Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Book Launch: Finding Father: Stories From Mennonite Daughters 7:30 pm
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, Magdalene Redekop, Mary Ann Loewen. Finding[...]
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Freedom of Expression in Canada 8:30 am
Freedom of Expression in Canada
Oct 4 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Photo credit: Saffron Blaze SOLD OUT! This workshop is co-sponsored by the Department of Political Science at the University of Waterloo, the Courts & Politics Research Group, and the research cluster for Indigenous Peoples, Decolonization[...]
Fridays for Future Climate Strike: Kitchener-Waterloo 1:00 pm
Fridays for Future Climate Strike: Kitchener-Waterloo @ Waterloo Town Square
Oct 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join the youth of Waterloo Region we strike for our futures in Waterloo Town Square, 75 King Street in Uptown Waterloo. There will be singing, speaking, marching, and chanting! The focus will be on youth,[...]
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‘What Kind of Tree Is That?’ Tree Identification Workshop 10:30 am
‘What Kind of Tree Is That?’ Tree Identification Workshop
Oct 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
From Sugar Maples to Honey Locusts and everything in-between, this workshop will give you an appreciation of the variety of trees in our urban landscape. Learn about some of the common tree species found in[...]
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Bookclub in the Heart of Election Season 2:00 pm
Bookclub in the Heart of Election Season
Oct 6 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, October 6 at 2:00 PM NOTE: This is going to be the date and time for the discussion (it was previously undecided). Hungry Minds organizer Tess has had my schedule very[...]
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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: Treasures of the German Baroque 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Treasures of the German Baroque @ CGR
Oct 9 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
Christopher Bagan is harpsichordist for the Canadian Opera Company and Opera Atelier, and holds a Doctor of Musical Arts in piano performance from the University of British Columbia with a specialization in the piano music[...]
Green Drinks Kitchener Waterloo Cambridge 6:00 pm
Green Drinks Kitchener Waterloo Cambridge
Oct 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
COME ONE, COME ALL for an informal gathering of environmentally conscientious, sustainably-like-minded people who enjoy casual conversation, good food and good fun! Are you working on, interested in, or thinking about sustainable facilities, renewable energy[...]
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Witnessing Passion: 2019 Eby Lecture 7:30 pm
Witnessing Passion: 2019 Eby Lecture @ CGR
Oct 10 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The 2019 Benjamin Eby Lecture will be presented by Mark Vuorinen.  Witnessing Passion: Musical depiction of minor characters in Passion music by Bach, Ešenvalds, MacMillan and Pärt The Passion accounts in the four canonical gospels[...]
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Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting 5:15 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting @ The Working Centre
Oct 14 @ 5:15 pm – 7:00 pm
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
Oct 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition Monday, October 14 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/rnfbnqyznbsb/
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting @ Heather Room, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
Oct 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Oct 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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
Oct 16 @ 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[...]
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Bill’s Home for Fantastic Conversation 1:00 pm
Bill’s Home for Fantastic Conversation
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, October 20 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… https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/events/bzrshryznbbc/
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Federal Election 2019
Federal Election 2019
Oct 21 all-day
This is the latest date for a federal election, following the federal election of 19 October 2015. For Fixed Election Date legislation see Date of General Election | Canada Elections Act [1] Links: —— [1][...]
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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: Indulgences 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Indulgences @ CGR
Oct 23 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
Soprano Elizabeth Lepock and collaborative pianist Simone Luti will present musical indulgences on the topic of food, poetry, love, and more… Arranged as a meal, this recital will include a few “meatier” songs sets, by[...]
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting 7:00 pm
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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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Food for Thought 1:00 pm
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[...]
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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: Breath’s Compass 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Breath’s Compass @ CGR
Oct 30 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
World renowned counter-tenor Daniel Cabena will sing Ralph Vaughan William’s ‘Ten Blake songs’, accompanied by Sarah Cardwell on the oboe.  The oboe is a beautiful yet challenging instrument, a perfect counter point to the text of the[...]
Discussion Night at @FairvoteWRC — now in the @CivicHubWR! 7:00 pm
Discussion Night at @FairvoteWRC — now in the @CivicHubWR! @ Civic Hub WR
Oct 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
On the last Wednesday of every month we meet to discuss the latest news and politics of electoral reform. Sometimes we have presentations on different aspects of voting systems, sometimes we just have an informal[...]
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