Calendar

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

Is an event missing? Contact Bob Jonkman at bobjonkman@kwpeace.ca

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Peace Camp 9:00 am
Peace Camp @ Conrad Grebel University College
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Peace Camp @ Conrad Grebel University College | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Join us this summer! Join us August, 2017 for a week of peacebuilding! Camp programming begins at 9:00 am and ends at 4:00 pm Peace Camp is a day camp and peace educational program for youth ages 11-14 in Waterloo … Continue reading
Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting 7:30 pm
Group 9, Amnesty International regular meeting @ Community Ed Room 2202, Conrad Grebel College
Aug 1 @ 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 Conrad Grebel College, University of … Continue reading
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Aug 2 all-day
 
Peace Camp 9:00 am
Peace Camp @ Conrad Grebel University College
Aug 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Peace Camp @ Conrad Grebel University College | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Join us this summer! Join us August, 2017 for a week of peacebuilding! Camp programming begins at 9:00 am and ends at 4:00 pm Peace Camp is a day camp and peace educational program for youth ages 11-14 in Waterloo … Continue reading
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Peace Camp 9:00 am
Peace Camp @ Conrad Grebel University College
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Peace Camp @ Conrad Grebel University College | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Join us this summer! Join us August, 2017 for a week of peacebuilding! Camp programming begins at 9:00 am and ends at 4:00 pm Peace Camp is a day camp and peace educational program for youth ages 11-14 in Waterloo … Continue reading
UW Farm Market 9:00 am
UW Farm Market @ SLC
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
All students, staff, faculty, and members of the public are invited to UW Farm Market occurring throughout the Spring and Fall terms! The UW Farm Market helps promote and educate the public on local food, similar to other initiatives including Foodlink Waterloo … Continue reading
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The 25th Annual Mill Race Festival of Traditional Folk Music
The 25th Annual Mill Race Festival of Traditional Folk Music @ Downtown
Aug 4 – Aug 6 all-day
The 25th Annual Mill Race Festival of Traditional Folk Music @ Downtown | Cambridge | Ontario | Canada
will take place August 4-6, 2017 Downtown Cambridge, Ontario, Canada The festival runs Friday 8pm – 11pm, Saturday 1pm – 11pm, and Sunday 1pm – 10pm. This free festival is patterned after European festivals whereby the day’s events are held … Continue reading
Peace Camp 9:00 am
Peace Camp @ Conrad Grebel University College
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Peace Camp @ Conrad Grebel University College | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Join us this summer! Join us August, 2017 for a week of peacebuilding! Camp programming begins at 9:00 am and ends at 4:00 pm Peace Camp is a day camp and peace educational program for youth ages 11-14 in Waterloo … Continue reading
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Food Not Bombs! Servings 1:00 pm
Food Not Bombs! Servings
Aug 5 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Share a meal. Start a conversation. All welcome at Food Not Bombs Kitchener’s Saturday servings! Where does this happen? The serving happens at 1:30 every Saturday in front of Kitchener City Hall (200 King St W.). Before that, we cook … Continue reading
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Communism In The Park 4:30 pm
Communism In The Park @ Roos Island at the Red Flags
Aug 6 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
A bi-weekly outloud reading and discussion of topics like Alienation, Oppression, Colonialism, Feminism, and Imperialism. Presented by the Revolutionary Communist Party — Kitchener Rainy day location: Coffee Culture 1 King Street West, Kitchener Map
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UW Farm Market 9:00 am
UW Farm Market @ SLC
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
All students, staff, faculty, and members of the public are invited to UW Farm Market occurring throughout the Spring and Fall terms! The UW Farm Market helps promote and educate the public on local food, similar to other initiatives including Foodlink Waterloo … Continue reading
Re-Skilling Circle at The Working Centre 1:00 pm
Re-Skilling Circle at The Working Centre @ The Working Centre
Aug 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Want to regain lost skills? Learn why we lost them in the first place? Why it’s important that we get them back? Come join the Re-skilling Learning Circle! This summer the Working Centre is piloting our newest educational initiative: month-long … Continue reading
Taste of Transition at Queen St Commons 5:30 pm
Taste of Transition at Queen St Commons
Aug 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Come join us for our regular Taste of Transition drop-in. Everyone is welcome! Come learn about Transition KW initiatives or just chat about what is happening in the world of Transition.
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Food Not Bombs! Servings 1:00 pm
Food Not Bombs! Servings
Aug 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Share a meal. Start a conversation. All welcome at Food Not Bombs Kitchener’s Saturday servings! Where does this happen? The serving happens at 1:30 every Saturday in front of Kitchener City Hall (200 King St W.). Before that, we cook … Continue reading
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Ontario Mennonite Music Camp
Ontario Mennonite Music Camp @ CGR
Aug 13 – Aug 25 all-day
Ontario Mennonite Music Camp provides an exciting camp adventure for 12 to 16 year olds – pairing exceptional musical instruction with traditional camp activities! Campers will find a safe and supportive community to explore their love of music, strengthen their … Continue reading
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3 week Grebel Gallery exhibit featuring Kandace Boos 8:30 am
3 week Grebel Gallery exhibit featuring Kandace Boos
Aug 14 @ 8:30 am – Aug 31 @ 4:30 pm
This special 3 week exhibit, featuring local artist Kandace Boos, is a visual exploration of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Join Kandace for the exhibit’s opening reception at 7 PM on August 14, 2017 in … Continue reading
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Re-Skilling Circle at The Working Centre 1:00 pm
Re-Skilling Circle at The Working Centre @ The Working Centre
Aug 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Want to regain lost skills? Learn why we lost them in the first place? Why it’s important that we get them back? Come join the Re-skilling Learning Circle! This summer the Working Centre is piloting our newest educational initiative: month-long … Continue reading
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Aug 16 all-day
 
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 16 @ 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 Queen and Courtland), Kitchener. There’s … Continue reading
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UW Farm Market 9:00 am
UW Farm Market @ SLC
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
All students, staff, faculty, and members of the public are invited to UW Farm Market occurring throughout the Spring and Fall terms! The UW Farm Market helps promote and educate the public on local food, similar to other initiatives including Foodlink Waterloo … Continue reading
KWPeace Perspectives Planning Meeting 7:00 pm
KWPeace Perspectives Planning Meeting @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Aug 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
KWPeace Perspectives Planning Meeting @ Queen Street Commons Cafe | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
The groups of KWPeace are again hosting a Perspectives event this year. At this meeting we’ll finalize the speakers for the panel discussion, unveil the artwork for the event posters and media, and prepare a list of local Peace and … Continue reading
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Solidarity Vigil against Fascism 12:00 pm
Solidarity Vigil against Fascism @ Waterloo Public Square
Aug 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Solidarity Vigil against Fascism @ Waterloo Public Square | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Gather to grieve the loss of an anti fascist comrade who died fighting against the rise of fascism and white supremacy, and to build a movement that can make sure the events of Charlottesville can never happen again. While Heather … Continue reading
Food Not Bombs! Servings 1:00 pm
Food Not Bombs! Servings
Aug 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Share a meal. Start a conversation. All welcome at Food Not Bombs Kitchener’s Saturday servings! Where does this happen? The serving happens at 1:30 every Saturday in front of Kitchener City Hall (200 King St W.). Before that, we cook … Continue reading
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@FairvoteWRC Info Table at the @OSWaterloo Open Streets Festival 12:00 pm
@FairvoteWRC Info Table at the @OSWaterloo Open Streets Festival @ Waterloo Town Square
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Fair Vote Waterloo will have an information table at the Waterloo Open Streets Festival [1]! You can read our tabloid newspaper on electoral reform, sign a petition asking the government to enact legislation to implement electoral reform before Election Canada’s … Continue reading
Open Streets Waterloo 12:00 pm
Open Streets Waterloo
Aug 20 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Theme: MUSIC Uptown Waterloo Open Streets will be held along the Laurel and Spurline Trails in uptown Waterloo this year. Node #1 Green Space beside the Laurel Trail south of Erb Street Node #2 Under the Willow Tree at the … Continue reading
Communism In The Park 4:30 pm
Communism In The Park @ Roos Island at the Red Flags
Aug 20 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
A bi-weekly outloud reading and discussion of topics like Alienation, Oppression, Colonialism, Feminism, and Imperialism. Presented by the Revolutionary Communist Party — Kitchener Rainy day location: Coffee Culture 1 King Street West, Kitchener Map
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WRGreens Monthly Meeting
WRGreens Monthly Meeting
Aug 21 all-day
An organizing meeting ~ anyone is welcome. Time and Location will be announced each month.
Agency Orientation 7:00 pm
Agency Orientation
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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Re-Skilling Circle at The Working Centre 1:00 pm
Re-Skilling Circle at The Working Centre @ The Working Centre
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Want to regain lost skills? Learn why we lost them in the first place? Why it’s important that we get them back? Come join the Re-skilling Learning Circle! This summer the Working Centre is piloting our newest educational initiative: month-long … Continue reading
BackHome Training August 22 & 24, 2017 6:00 pm
BackHome Training August 22 & 24, 2017
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Aug 22 @ 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) on Tuesdays at 7:00pm. We discuss themes and organize activities for Nonviolence. Let’s build a better world together! Want additional info? Contact us … Continue reading
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Aug 23 all-day
 
Annual General Meeting 7:00 pm
Annual General Meeting
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Annual General Meeting 7:00 pm
Annual General Meeting
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Potluck Picnic In The Park with the @WR_Greens 7:00 pm
Potluck Picnic In The Park with the @WR_Greens
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
https://wrgreens.wordpress.com/2017/08/12/potluck-picnic-in-the-park-with-the-wr_greens/ The Waterloo Region Greens are having a Summertime Get Together! Join us for a Potluck Picnic In The Park under the picnic shelter in Kitchener’s Victoria Park. Bring a dish to share, and bring your own beverage (non-alcoholic; this … Continue reading
Potluck Picnic In The Park with the @WR_Greens 7:00 pm
Potluck Picnic In The Park with the @WR_Greens
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Potluck Picnic In The Park with the @WR_Greens The Waterloo Region Greens are having a Summertime Get Together! Join us for a Potluck Picnic In The Park under the picnic shelter in Kitchener’s Victoria Park. Bring a dish to share, and … Continue reading
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UW Farm Market 9:00 am
UW Farm Market
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
All students, staff, faculty, and members of the public are invited to UW Farm Market occurring throughout the Spring and Fall terms! The UW Farm Market helps promote and educate the public on local food, similar to other initiatives including Foodlink Waterloo … Continue reading
UW Farm Market 9:00 am
UW Farm Market @ SLC
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
All students, staff, faculty, and members of the public are invited to UW Farm Market occurring throughout the Spring and Fall terms! The UW Farm Market helps promote and educate the public on local food, similar to other initiatives including Foodlink Waterloo … Continue reading
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Food Not Bombs! Servings 1:00 pm
Food Not Bombs! Servings
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Share a meal. Start a conversation. All welcome at Food Not Bombs Kitchener’s Saturday servings! Where does this happen? The serving happens at 1:30 every Saturday in front of Kitchener City Hall (200 King St W.). Before that, we cook … Continue reading
Food Not Bombs! Servings 1:00 pm
Food Not Bombs! Servings
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Share a meal. Start a conversation. All welcome at Food Not Bombs Kitchener’s Saturday servings! Where does this happen? The serving happens at 1:30 every Saturday in front of Kitchener City Hall (200 King St W.). Before that, we cook … Continue reading
Movies for the Mind: Surviving Progress at KPL @KitchLibrary 2:00 pm
Movies for the Mind: Surviving Progress at KPL @KitchLibrary @ Kitchener Public Library
Aug 26 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This is a part of the Kitchener Library’s Free Flicks series and it is held in their main theatre. Space is limited and there’s no advance ticketing so seating is not guaranteed. This film is available on YouTube for private … Continue reading
Movies for the Mind: Surviving Progress at KPL @KitchLibrary 2:00 pm
Movies for the Mind: Surviving Progress at KPL @KitchLibrary
Aug 26 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This is a part of the Kitchener Library’s Free Flicks series and it is held in their main theatre. Space is limited and there’s no advance ticketing so seating is not guaranteed. This film is available on YouTube for private … Continue reading
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Re-Skilling Circle at The Working Centre 1:00 pm
Re-Skilling Circle at The Working Centre @ The Working Centre
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Want to regain lost skills? Learn why we lost them in the first place? Why it’s important that we get them back? Come join the Re-skilling Learning Circle! This summer the Working Centre is piloting our newest educational initiative: month-long … Continue reading
Re-Skilling Circle at The Working Centre 1:00 pm
Re-Skilling Circle at The Working Centre
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Want to regain lost skills? Learn why we lost them in the first place? Why it’s important that we get them back? Come join the Re-skilling Learning Circle! This summer the Working Centre is piloting our newest educational initiative: month-long … Continue reading
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Aug 29 @ 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) on Tuesdays at 7:00pm. We discuss themes and organize activities for Nonviolence. Let’s build a better world together! Want additional info? Contact us … Continue reading
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence
Aug 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Our Weekly Meeting Join us at the Queen St. Commons Cafe (43 Queen St. S., Kitchener, ON) on Tuesdays at 7:00pm. We discuss themes and organize activities for Nonviolence. Let’s build a better world together! Want additional info? Contact us … Continue reading
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Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Aug 30 all-day
 
Refugee Vision Care
Refugee Vision Care
Aug 30 all-day
 
KWPeace Summer Organizational Potluck Meeting 6:00 pm
KWPeace Summer Organizational Potluck Meeting @ Peace and Justice Room, Stirling Avenue Mennonite Church
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
KWPeace Summer Organizational Potluck Meeting @ Peace and Justice Room, Stirling Avenue Mennonite Church | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
Join us for our summertime organizational meeting. Bring a dish to share, and we’ll have some dinner (mostly vegetarian or vegan), introduce ourselves, and bring each other up-to-date about our groups’ activities. We’ll also discuss our upcoming symposium, Connections, taking … Continue reading
KWPeace Summer Organizational Potluck Meeting 6:00 pm
KWPeace Summer Organizational Potluck Meeting
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for our summertime organizational meeting. Bring a dish to share, and we’ll have some dinner (mostly vegetarian or vegan), introduce ourselves, and bring each other up-to-date about our groups’ activities. We’ll also discuss our upcoming symposium, Connections, taking … Continue reading
New Canadian Youth Connection Training 6:00 pm
New Canadian Youth Connection Training
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
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UW Farm Market 9:00 am
UW Farm Market @ SLC
Aug 31 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
All students, staff, faculty, and members of the public are invited to UW Farm Market occurring throughout the Spring and Fall terms! The UW Farm Market helps promote and educate the public on local food, similar to other initiatives including Foodlink Waterloo … Continue reading
Rain Date: Potluck Picnic In The Park with the @WR_Greens 7:00 pm
Rain Date: Potluck Picnic In The Park with the @WR_Greens
Aug 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
https://wrgreens.wordpress.com/2017/08/12/potluck-picnic-in-the-park-with-the-wr_greens/ The Waterloo Region Greens are having a Summertime Get Together! Join us for a Potluck Picnic In The Park under the picnic shelter in Kitchener’s Victoria Park. Bring a dish to share, and bring your own beverage (non-alcoholic; this … Continue reading
Rain Date: Potluck Picnic In The Park with the @WR_Greens 7:00 pm
Rain Date: Potluck Picnic In The Park with the @WR_Greens
Aug 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Potluck Picnic In The Park with the @WR_Greens The Waterloo Region Greens are having a Summertime Get Together! Join us for a Potluck Picnic In The Park under the picnic shelter in Kitchener’s Victoria Park. Bring a dish to share, and … Continue reading