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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[...]
#FridaysForFuture Climate Strike 12:30 pm
#FridaysForFuture Climate Strike @ Waterloo City Hall
Mar 1 @ 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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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
Stretch your Energy Budget | Today’s Heat Pumps @ Evolv1 |  |  |
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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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[...]
Metrolinx Town Hall 7:00 pm
Metrolinx Town Hall @ Communitech, The Tannery
Mar 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Metrolinx Town Hall @ Communitech, The Tannery
Ask Metrolinx Town Halls are your opportunity to ask our leadership questions about Metrolinx services, regional transit planning and anything top of mind for you. While we field your questions at the town hall, questions[...]
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WLU-FSW Social Work Week 2019 5:30 pm
WLU-FSW Social Work Week 2019 @ Lyle S. Hallman Faculty of Social Work
Mar 6 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
WLU-FSW Social Work Week 2019 @ Lyle S. Hallman Faculty of Social Work
Please join the Manulife Center for Community Health Research and the Social Innovation Research Group in our celebration in commemoration of Social Work Week. 5:30pm – Free pizza will be served 6:00pm – “Streetheart” theater[...]
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Climate Emergency Planning Meeting 7:00 pm
Climate Emergency Planning Meeting @ Grand River Unitarian Church
Mar 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Climate Emergency Planning Meeting @ Grand River Unitarian Church
Location change! The Climate Emergency Planning Meeting will now take place at the Grand River Unitarian Church 299 Sydney Street South, Kitchener, Ontario Map Thanks so much for coming out in such great numbers that[...]
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Social Work Week Celebration 11:30 am
Social Work Week Celebration @ Lyle S. Hallman Faculty of Social Work
Mar 8 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Social Work Week Celebration @ Lyle S. Hallman Faculty of Social Work
11:30am – Free cake and pizza! 12:00n – Community Social Justice Awards 12:15pm – Keynote by Dr. Jennifer Poole: “Duty to Disobey: Resisting Colonial Codes of Conduct to Build Community and Stop Sanism” From Basic[...]
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Seedy Saturday 10:00 am
Seedy Saturday @ rare Charitable Research Reserve
Mar 9 @ 10:00 am
Seedy Saturday @ rare Charitable Research Reserve |  |  |
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[...]
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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[...]
Small Groups Networking Meeting hosted by @SPCofKW 6:30 pm
Small Groups Networking Meeting hosted by @SPCofKW @ St. John The Evangelist Church
Mar 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Small Groups Networking Meeting hosted by @SPCofKW @ St. John The Evangelist Church
Civic Hub is a collaborative and inclusive space where grassroots action and advocacy is anchored, where faces go with names, and where energy and ideas are activated. RSVP March 11, 6:30pm at St John Church[...]
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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CAN STUDENTS LEAD A SUSTAINABLE, ZERO WASTE LIFESTYLE? 6:00 pm
CAN STUDENTS LEAD A SUSTAINABLE, ZERO WASTE LIFESTYLE? @ University of Waterloo @ 200 University Avenue West, EV3
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm
CAN STUDENTS LEAD A SUSTAINABLE, ZERO WASTE LIFESTYLE? @ University of Waterloo @ 200 University Avenue West, EV3 |  |  |
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[...]
Lenten potluck & Film Series – Beyond Crisis 6:30 pm
Lenten potluck & Film Series – Beyond Crisis @ Trinity United Church
Mar 12 @ 6:30 pm
Join us for the first in our film series about climate change, throughout Lent. Bring a meatless dish for the potluck and watch the film with us. Kai, the filmmaker, or a member of Transition[...]
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Elmira Public Library presents: Live and Learn Series – Climate Action 6:30 pm
Elmira Public Library presents: Live and Learn Series – Climate Action @ Elmira Public Library
Mar 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Elmira Public Library presents: Live and Learn Series – Climate Action Location: Elmira Branch, Waterloo Regional Library System Address: 65 Arthur St. South, Elmira ON, N3B 2M6 Event Details: Attend this informative session where you[...]
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#FridaysForFuture Climate Strike 12:30 pm
#FridaysForFuture Climate Strike @ Waterloo City Hall
Mar 15 @ 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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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[...]
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Renison’s Used Book Sale 2019 10:00 am
Renison’s Used Book Sale 2019
Mar 19 @ 10:00 am – Mar 23 @ 4:00 pm
The Lusi Wong Library is holding its annual used book sale from March 18 to March 22! When: March 19, 10am to March 23, 4pmWhere: In the hallway outside the Lusi Wong Library Join us[...]
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Power Of Many – Waterloo Region 5:30 pm
Power Of Many – Waterloo Region @ ETFO Waterloo
Mar 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Power Of Many - Waterloo Region @ ETFO Waterloo
Register for the Waterloo Region Power of Many: Activation Meeting Under the Doug Ford government, there is a lot at stake for labour and communities throughout Ontario. Labour and community allies must be at the[...]
CANCELLED: Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter 7:00 pm
CANCELLED: Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter @ Community Room, Bread and Roses Co-operative Homes
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
CANCELLED: Monthly Meeting: Council of Canadians, Kitchener-Waterloo Chapter @ Community Room, Bread and Roses Co-operative Homes | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
This is to remind you that we will NOT be meeting this evening so that those who wish to can attend the Waterloo Regional Labour Council activation meeting, details of which can be found at[...]
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[...]
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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[...]
Canada’s Climate Adaptation Gap: Reducing Flood Risk (RCI Talks) 7:00 pm
Canada’s Climate Adaptation Gap: Reducing Flood Risk (RCI Talks) @ WPL - McCormick Branch
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm
Canada’s Climate Adaptation Gap: Reducing Flood Risk (RCI Talks) @ WPL - McCormick Branch |  |  |
The Royal Canadian Institute for Science returns to WPL with its RCI Talks series. The final talk in the winter 2019 series is: Canada’s Climate Adaptation Gap: Reducing Flood Risk Thursday, March 217:00pm to 8:30pmMcCormick[...]
Supplementary meeting 7:00 pm
Supplementary meeting @ Coffee Culture
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm
Let’s consider our social environment. We are planning to focus on the most violent current movement ‘yellow jackets’.
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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 @ REEP Green Solutions House
Mar 23 @ 1:30 pm
FIRST STEPS TO IMPROVING YOUR HOME @ REEP Green Solutions House |  |  |
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[...]
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[...]
SEED SAVING WITH BOB WILDFONG FROM SEEDS OF DIVERSITY CANADA 2:30 pm
SEED SAVING WITH BOB WILDFONG FROM SEEDS OF DIVERSITY CANADA @ Idea Exchange - Preston
Mar 23 @ 2:30 pm
SEED SAVING WITH BOB WILDFONG FROM SEEDS OF DIVERSITY CANADA @ Idea Exchange - Preston |  |  |
Learn how to save your own flower, vegetable, and herb seeds. Bob Wildfong, Horticultural Specialist at the Region of Waterloo Museums and Executive Director of Seeds of Diversity Canada, will lead you through all the steps[...]
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 A. Vivaldi, K. Smith, and Z. R. Stroope. The UW Choir is[...]
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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
Photo credit: stokpic 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[...]
Peer Mentor Trg Mar 25 2019 9:00 am
Peer Mentor Trg Mar 25 2019
Mar 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
 
Rethinking IR and IPE Research Workshop 10:00 am
Rethinking IR and IPE Research Workshop
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Photo credit: Annie Monteiro/BSIA The aim of this workshop on rethinking International Relations and International Political Economy research is to discuss methodologies, ontologies and epistemologies that converse with and challenge mainstream approaches to International Relations[...]
Open House for Climate and Energy Action Plan (SLC) 12:00 pm
Open House for Climate and Energy Action Plan (SLC) @ SLC
Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The University of Waterloo invites you to share thoughts and ideas on how the campus can become carbon neutral by 2050. This is one of four Open Houses where all members of the University community[...]
Pop-up Peace Museum 1:00 pm
Pop-up Peace Museum @ CGR
Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
“Pop-up” Peace Museum – Presented by the students of PACS 203/HIST 232 (A History of Peace Movements), the Pop-up Peace Museum features 14 exhibits highlighting a wide range of peace and justice movements from the[...]
Pop-Up Peace Museum 1:00 pm
Pop-Up Peace Museum @ CGR
Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
“Pop-up” Peace Museum – Presented by the students of PACS 203/HIST 232 (A History of Peace Movements), the Pop-up Peace Museum features 14 exhibits highlighting a wide range of peace and justice movements from the[...]
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Open House for Climate and Energy Action Plan (DC) 10:00 am
Open House for Climate and Energy Action Plan (DC) @ DC
Mar 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The University of Waterloo invites you to share thoughts and ideas on how the campus can become carbon neutral by 2050. This is one of four Open Houses where all members of the University community[...]
Trade Agreements and Access to Affordable Medicines: From the TRIPS Agreement to the USMCA 11:45 am
Trade Agreements and Access to Affordable Medicines: From the TRIPS Agreement to the USMCA
Mar 26 @ 11:45 am – 1:00 pm
Photo credit: Images Money In 1995, the World Trade Organization’s TRIPS (Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights) Agreement ushered in a global regime of intellectual property rights that was widely criticised for placing medicines[...]
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/259396575/
Health Care Town Hall 6:30 pm
Health Care Town Hall
Mar 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition Tuesday, March 26 at 6:30 PM The Ford government is embarking on the most radical restructuring of our Public Health Care system in Ontario’s history. Plan to join us at our[...]
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Mar 26 @ 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[...]
Waterloo Region Health Coalition @Health_Region – Town Hall Meeting 7:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition @Health_Region – Town Hall Meeting @ Rotunda, Kitchener City Hall
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition @Health_Region - Town Hall Meeting @ Rotunda, Kitchener City Hall
The Ford government is embarking on the most radical restructuring of our Public Health Care system in Ontario’s history. Plan to join us at our Town Hall Meeting on March 26th at the Rotunda in[...]
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Mobilizing Rights for Climate Justice: Reviewing the Inuit, Urgenda, and Enjeu Cases 11:30 am
Mobilizing Rights for Climate Justice: Reviewing the Inuit, Urgenda, and Enjeu Cases @ CIGI
Mar 27 @ 11:30 am
Mobilizing Rights for Climate Justice: Reviewing the Inuit, Urgenda, and Enjeu Cases @ CIGI |  |  |
Mobilizing Rights for Climate Justice: Reviewing the Inuit, Urgenda, and Enjeu Cases Featuring Sebastien Jodoin, Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Law of McGill University In this presentation, Sébastien Jodoin will address three important cases that have invoked[...]
Open House for Climate and Energy Action Plan (EV3) 12:00 pm
Open House for Climate and Energy Action Plan (EV3) @ EV3
Mar 27 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The University of Waterloo invites you to share thoughts and ideas on how the campus can become carbon neutral by 2050. This is one of four Open Houses where all members of the University community[...]
Japan as a ‘Normal Country’? Japan’s Relations with it’s Neighbours – Speaker Series 2:30 pm
Japan as a ‘Normal Country’? Japan’s Relations with it’s Neighbours – Speaker Series
Mar 27 @ 2:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Dr. Seung Hyok Lee will be delivering a lecture, titled ‘Japan as a ‘Normal Country’? Japan’s Relations with its Neighbours.’ Dr. Lee is a Lecturer in the department of Political Science at the University of[...]
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[...]
Dreaming of a Vetter World 7:00 pm
Dreaming of a Vetter World @ Princess - Original
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm
Dreaming of a Vetter World @ Princess - Original |  |  |
“If there is one person who embodies how far organic farming and food have come, it is David Vetter. An organic farmer in Marquette, Nebraska for more than 40 years, Vetter grew organic when few[...]
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[...]
Open House for Climate and Energy Action Plan (DP) 1:00 pm
Open House for Climate and Energy Action Plan (DP) @ LIB
Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The University of Waterloo invites you to share thoughts and ideas on how the campus can become carbon neutral by 2050. This is one of four Open Houses where all members of the University community[...]
Pre-Summit Keynote: Socio-Cultural and Political Implications of Artificial Intelligence 7:00 pm
Pre-Summit Keynote: Socio-Cultural and Political Implications of Artificial Intelligence
Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
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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[...]