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A calendar of Peace and Social Justice events in Kitchener-Waterloo and Waterloo Region.

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Sites of Nonresistance: Ontario Mennonites and the First World War 8:30 am
Sites of Nonresistance: Ontario Mennonites and the First World War @ CGR
May 15 2017 @ 8:30 am – May 15 2019 @ 4:30 pm
War monuments, cenotaphs and honour rolls remind us daily of the most dramatic and familiar stories of war.  This exhibit tells war stories of a different kind, and lays out an alternative memorial landscape—the landscape[...]
A New Era of Peace and a Peaceful Land
A New Era of Peace and a Peaceful Land @ CGR
Jul 12 – Oct 5 all-day
This exhibition, sponsored by Mennonite Central Committee and curated by the Korean Art Forum, collects rarely seen works by American, Chinese, North and South Korean artists.  Responding to the speeches given by leaders of North[...]
Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Aug 1 all-day
 
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Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting 7:30 pm
Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting @ Community Ed Room 2202, Conrad Grebel College
Aug 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting @ Community Ed Room 2202, Conrad Grebel College | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Group Nine is the local chapter of Amnesty International Canada in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. We normally meet at 7:30 pm on the first Tuesday of every month in Room 4224 (The Fretz Seminar Room) at[...]
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Aug 8 all-day
 
@YesCambridge Team Meeting 6:00 pm
@YesCambridge Team Meeting @ Blackwing Coffee Bar
Aug 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
@YesCambridge Team Meeting @ Blackwing Coffee Bar
The next Yes! Cambridge meeting is this Wednesday, August 8th, at 6pm. We’ll be meeting at the Blackwing Coffee Bar, 135 George St N. Hope you can make it! Feel free to invite others. yours,[...]
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Youth Centre BBQ from Woolwich Community Services @WCServices 11:00 am
Youth Centre BBQ from Woolwich Community Services @WCServices @ Woolwich Community Services Thrift Shop
Aug 9 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Youth Centre BBQ from Woolwich Community Services @WCServices @ Woolwich Community Services Thrift Shop
Youth Centre BBQ! 11am — 2pm 5 Memorial Ave August 9th + 10th Hotdogs, Pop, Chips: $5 Burger, Pop, Chips: $6 Sausage, Pop, Chips: $6 Mirrored from Twitter: https://twitter.com/WCServices/status/1024396739321716737
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Youth Centre BBQ from Woolwich Community Services @WCServices 11:00 am
Youth Centre BBQ from Woolwich Community Services @WCServices @ Woolwich Community Services Thrift Shop
Aug 10 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Youth Centre BBQ from Woolwich Community Services @WCServices @ Woolwich Community Services Thrift Shop
Youth Centre BBQ! 11am — 2pm 5 Memorial Ave August 9th + 10th Hotdogs, Pop, Chips: $5 Burger, Pop, Chips: $6 Sausage, Pop, Chips: $6 Mirrored from Twitter: https://twitter.com/WCServices/status/1024396739321716737
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Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting 5:15 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting @ The Working Centre
Aug 13 @ 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[...]
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Aug 14 @ 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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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Aug 15 all-day
 
7 Powerful spiritual self-healing techniques 6:30 pm
7 Powerful spiritual self-healing techniques @ Meeting Room A, Kitchener Central Library
Aug 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
DESCRIPTION The Spiritual Science Research Foundation invites you to attend a unique spiritual lecture. All are welcome. Have you ever experienced problems in life that do not go away despite trying all known solutions and[...]
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
Aug 15 @ 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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Camp Micah
Camp Micah @ Cedar Ridge Camp
Aug 19 – Aug 24 all-day
Camp Micah @ Cedar Ridge Camp
Discover your passion for a better world Join us for Camp Micah 2018  –   August 19 – 24th What is Camp Micah?Learn about our history, philosophy and staff. Your Day at CampFrom what you will[...]
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Your Zero Waste Life: a guided journey 6:00 pm
Your Zero Waste Life: a guided journey @ Steckle Heritage Farm
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Your Zero Waste Life: a guided journey @ Steckle Heritage Farm | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
If you’re interested in being kinder to the earth and venturing towards a zero waste lifestyle, then this evening is for you. Presenters from different facets of life will share their stories – and free[...]
Summer Bookclub: Part 2 in 2 Books on The Way We Think 7:00 pm
Summer Bookclub: Part 2 in 2 Books on The Way We Think
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Monday, August 20 at 7:00 PM This is the second part of a two-part summer time bookclub taking up the topic of the way we think. In the first one we will[...]
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Aug 21 @ 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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BackHome Training 5:30 pm
BackHome Training
Aug 24 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Food for Thought 1:00 pm
Food for Thought
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, August 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[...]
Niagara Grebel Gathering 1:30 pm
Niagara Grebel Gathering
Aug 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join fellow Grebel alumni and friends on Sunday, August 26th from 1:30pm – 3:30pm at Vineland Estates. This event is the perfect opportunity to: Learn about exciting Grebel updates, such as the kitchen and dining room[...]
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Philosophication 5:30 pm
Philosophication
Aug 28 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, August 28 at 5:30 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/253743388/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Aug 28 @ 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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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Aug 29 all-day
 
August Porch Chat: Transitions: A “Human Book” Club 6:15 pm
August Porch Chat: Transitions: A “Human Book” Club @ Front Porch and Garden of the Governor’s House
Aug 29 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
August Porch Chat: Transitions: A “Human Book” Club @ Front Porch and Garden of the Governor’s House
TRANSITIONS: Join us for conversations with people from your community who are inspiring change. Inspired by the interactive “Human Library” experience, we bring you a series of ‘open books’, each with a lived experience to share. While[...]
@FairvoteWRC Discussion Night 7:00 pm
@FairvoteWRC Discussion Night @ Community Meeting Room, Bread & Roses Co-op
Aug 29 @ 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[...]
The Collapse of the American Empire 7:00 pm
The Collapse of the American Empire @ CIGI Campus Auditorium
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Collapse of the American Empire @ CIGI Campus Auditorium
Speaker: Chris Hedges Register Now America: The Farewell Tour cover art (image courtesy Penguin Random House Canada) CIGI and Words Worth Books are proud to partner on this public event featuring celebrated author, Chris Hedges.[...]
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PhD Dissertation Defence: Defence in Depth – An Anatomy of Containment from Quarantine to Resilience 1:00 pm
PhD Dissertation Defence: Defence in Depth – An Anatomy of Containment from Quarantine to Resilience
Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jessica West’s PhD Dissertation Defence. Advisor: Simon Dalby Committee: David Welch, Veronica Kitchen, Sara Matthews External: David R. Mutimer, York University .fusion-button.button-1 .fusion-button-text, .fusion-button.button-1 i {color:#ffffff;}.fusion-button.button-1 {border-width:0px;border-color:#ffffff;}.fusion-button.button-1 .fusion-button-icon-divider{border-color:#ffffff;}.fusion-button.button-1:hover .fusion-button-text, .fusion-button.button-1:hover i,.fusion-button.button-1:focus .fusion-button-text, .fusion-button.button-1:focus i,.fusion-button.button-1:active .fusion-button-text,[...]
Agency Orientation 6:30 pm
Agency Orientation
Aug 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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NCYC Training 5:30 pm
NCYC Training
Aug 31 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm