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No War Against Iran. US & Canadian Troops of Iraq & Middle East 2:00 pm
No War Against Iran. US & Canadian Troops of Iraq & Middle East @ Waterloo Town Square
Jan 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Hello KW Peace Group! Tamara Lorincz is going to join our American and British sisters and brothers who will be taking to the streets tomorrow, Saturday, January 4 to protest the US drone attack in[...]
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National Online Teach-In: No War With Iran! 2:30 pm
National Online Teach-In: No War With Iran! @ Room 1300, Conrad Grebel University College
Jan 11 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Spearheaded by the ANSWER Coalition and streamed live in KW at Conrad Grebel University College. On Saturday, January 11 at 3pm, we will livestream a national online teach-in dedicated to the movement against war with[...]
National Online Teach-in: No War with Iran! 2:30 pm
National Online Teach-in: No War with Iran! @ Room 1300, Conrad Grebel University College
Jan 11 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Spearheaded by the ANSWER Coalition and streamed live in KW at Conrad Grebel University College. On Saturday, January 11 at 3pm, we will livestream a national online teach-in dedicated to the movement against war with[...]
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Film Screening and Potluck in support of Wet’suwet’en 5:00 pm
Film Screening and Potluck in support of Wet’suwet’en @ St. Paul's College
Jan 13 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/618144222273301/ In response to the international call for solidarity WISC will be hosting a potluck and filmscreening in support of the Wet’suwet’en Nation and their continued resistance against the encroachment of the Coastal GasLink pipeline.[...]
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting 5:15 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting @ The Working Centre
Jan 13 @ 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[...]
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting @ Heather Room, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
Jan 13 @ 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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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
Jan 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[...]
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ALARM Climate Strike 12:00 pm
ALARM Climate Strike @ THEMUSEUM
Jan 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us for a strike for climate justice at the unveiling of THEMUSEUM’s ALARM exhibition. We are going into a climate-changed future together and climate justice will define what that future will look like. Bring[...]
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Latin American Film Festival: Even the Rain (También la lluvia) 6:30 pm
Latin American Film Festival: Even the Rain (También la lluvia) @ Kitchener Public Library
Jan 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Department of Spanish and Latin Americal Studies presents Latin American Film Festival January 21, 2020 | 6:30pm to 9:00pm Kitchener Public Library (Main Branch) 85 Queen Street North Spanish director Sebastían, his executive producer[...]
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Agency Orientation 6:30 pm
Agency Orientation
Jan 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Film Screening: MLK: A Call to Conscience 7:00 pm
Film Screening: MLK: A Call to Conscience
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
A free public screening to mark Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. day. The documentary, “A Call to Conscience”, gives greater insight into Dr. King’s civil rights and anti-war views and deconstructs his most important but[...]
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CANCELLED: Moving Beyond ‘Slavery Scandals’: Reflecting on Global Fish Work 11:30 am
CANCELLED: Moving Beyond ‘Slavery Scandals’: Reflecting on Global Fish Work
Jan 21 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Photo credit: Melissa Marschke and Peter Vandergeest THIS TALK HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Since 2014 governance initiatives in fisheries have been forced to respond to the outbreak of ‘slavery scandals’ concerning working conditions on fishing vessels,[...]
Cinema Series: “Anthropocene: The Human Epoch” 7:00 pm
Cinema Series: “Anthropocene: The Human Epoch” @ CIGI Campus Auditorium
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cinema Series: “Anthropocene: The Human Epoch” Tuesday, 21 January 2020 7:00pm to 8:30pm CIGI Campus Auditorium, 67 Erb Street West, Waterloo, Canada Public Event: Cinema Series More info: https://www.cigionline.org/events/cinema-series-anthropocene-human-epoch
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Jan 21 @ 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[...]
The journey of reconciliation: local implications for settler Canadians 7:00 pm
The journey of reconciliation: local implications for settler Canadians
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture 1 of the Renison lecture series at the Waterloo Public Library (WPL) Kelly Laurila, speaker Tuesday, January 21, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm  Waterloo Public Library, main branch To register, visit the WPL Event Registration[...]
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Stride Night Training Jan. 15 & 22, 2020 9:30 am
Stride Night Training Jan. 15 & 22, 2020
Jan 22 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
 
Map the System Information Session 12:00 pm
Map the System Information Session @ CGR
Jan 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm
Are you interested in learning more about Map the System? Join us for a lunch-hour info session to hear from past Map the System winners, and learn how to get started on your problem. Map[...]
Noon Hour Concert: Calgary Connection 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Calgary Connection @ CGR
Jan 22 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
Ralf Buschmeyer celebrates his return to Ontario with friends new and old. Michael Wood is a Stratford vibes player Ralf worked with while a faculty member of Ambrose University Calgary. Over the past few years, Michael[...]
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting 7:00 pm
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting
Jan 22 @ 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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In Conversation with Ambassador Rispal: Canada-France Relations in a Challenging World 12:00 pm
In Conversation with Ambassador Rispal: Canada-France Relations in a Challenging World
Jan 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Today’s world is more complex and uncertain. The 70-year-old world order is being challenged and questioned: what we take for granted – multilateralism , liberalism, free trade – are being put to the test. In this[...]
55 & Better: Hope Amidst Climate Crisis: Our Role in Waterloo Region 1:30 pm
55 & Better: Hope Amidst Climate Crisis: Our Role in Waterloo Region @ The Museum
Jan 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Join us at THEMUSEUM for our weekly 55 & Better Programming at 1:30 pm. Programming is included with free admission on Thursdays for those ages 55+, and we will have a pop-up café with FREE[...]
Hope Amidst Climate Crisis: Our Role in Waterloo Region 1:30 pm
Hope Amidst Climate Crisis: Our Role in Waterloo Region @ THEMUSEUM
Jan 23 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join us at THEMUSEUM for our weekly 55 & Better Programming at 1:30 pm. Programming is included with free admission on Thursdays for those ages 55+, and we will have a pop-up café with FREE[...]
WR YIMBY monthly meetup #1 7:00 pm
WR YIMBY monthly meetup #1
Jan 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Waterloo Region Yes In My Back Yard Thursday, January 23 at 7:00 PM Agenda Location: Kitchener Public Library – Meeting Room ADate: January 23rd, 2020Time: 7:00pm I. Introductions Of WR YIMBY members Of attendees II….[...]
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ALARM – Responding to our Climate Emergency
ALARM – Responding to our Climate Emergency @ THEMUSEUM
Jan 24 – Sep 27 all-day
On June 24, 2019 the City of Kitchener council unanimously declared a climate emergency and we are sounding the ALARM. It is time to take Action and Learn about our effects on climate. We must[...]
Transformative Mediation Training 8:30 am
Transformative Mediation Training
Jan 24 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
 
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Global Day of Protest: No War On Iran – Waterloo 2:00 pm
Global Day of Protest: No War On Iran – Waterloo @ Waterloo Public Square
Jan 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
There will be a peace rally in solidarity with the Global Day of Protest “No War On Iran!” on Saturday, January 25 from 2:00-3:00 p.m. at the Waterloo Public Square. We do not want another[...]
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Food for Thought 1:00 pm
Food for Thought
Jan 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, January 26 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
Jan 28 @ 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[...]
UNESCO Chair in Food, Biodiversity and Sustainability Studies Launch Event 7:00 pm
UNESCO Chair in Food, Biodiversity and Sustainability Studies Launch Event
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us for the launch of the UNESCO Chair in Food, Biodiversity and Sustainability Studies. Wilfrid Laurier University Professor Alison Blay-Palmer has been named United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Chair in Food,[...]
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Noon Hour Concert: Duets with Anna, Dan, & James 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Duets with Anna, Dan, & James @ CGR
Jan 29 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
  Bass Daniel Lichti, tenor James McLean, and pianist Anna Ronai are well known to local audiences.  Their program includes duets by Mendelssohn, Schumann, Balfe and Rossini. Daniel Lichti             James McLean         [...]
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Canadian Political Economy: Cutting Edge Issues and Debates 12:00 pm
Canadian Political Economy: Cutting Edge Issues and Debates
Jan 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This special workshop will introduce the forthcoming book Canadian Political Economy (Heather Whiteside, ed., University of Toronto Press) and will reflect on the field of Canadian Political Economy (CPE) more broadly. In the book, experts[...]
Bechtel Lecture in Anabaptist-Mennonite Studies: Film Screening 7:30 pm
Bechtel Lecture in Anabaptist-Mennonite Studies: Film Screening @ CGR
Jan 31 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
“Food & Faith: Mennonites Farming Locally and Globally” Mennonite sociologist Winfield Fretz called farming the ‘sacred vocation.’  Even though fewer and fewer Mennonites are involved in it, we are all dependent on, if not blessed[...]