Calendar

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

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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[...]
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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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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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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[...]
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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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/265298331/
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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][...]
Zero Waste Week 2019
Zero Waste Week 2019
Oct 21 – Oct 25 all-day
Join the Sustainability Office and campus partners for Zero Waste Week, an opportunity to learn more about reducing your personal waste on campus and how you can get support Waterloo’s commitment to becoming a zero waste[...]
One Road, Many Dreams: China’s Bold Plan to Remake the Global Economy 12:00 pm
One Road, Many Dreams: China’s Bold Plan to Remake the Global Economy
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Photo from One Road Many Dreams book cover, courtesy of Daniel Drache Daniel Drache, A.T. Kingsmith and Duan Qi are co-authors of One Road Many Dreams: China’s Bold Plan To Remake The Global Economy, published[...]
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Public Talk | Canada’s Indochinese Refugee Program: Policy Innovation and Societal Change 1:00 pm
Public Talk | Canada’s Indochinese Refugee Program: Policy Innovation and Societal Change @ CGR
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Michael Molloy is co-author of Running on Empty: Canada and the Indochinese Refugee Movement 1975-80, and has 40 years’ experience in international and refugee affairs. In 1979 and 1980 he coordinated the Indochinese refugee program that[...]
Public Talk | Canada’s Indochinese Refugee Program: Policy Innovation and Societal Change 1:00 pm
Public Talk | Canada’s Indochinese Refugee Program: Policy Innovation and Societal Change @ CGR
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Michael Molloy is co-author of Running on Empty: Canada and the Indochinese Refugee Movement 1975-80, and has 40 years’ experience in international and refugee affairs. In 1979 and 1980 he coordinated the Indochinese refugee program that[...]
Public Talk with Michael Molloy – Canada’s Indochinese Refugee Program: Policy Innovation and Societal Change 1:00 pm
Public Talk with Michael Molloy – Canada’s Indochinese Refugee Program: Policy Innovation and Societal Change @ CGR
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us on Tuesday October 22nd for a talk with Michael Molloy, co-author of ‘Running on Empty: Canada and the Indochinese Refugee Movement 1975-1980′, Adjunct Research Professor at Carleton University, and president of the Canadian[...]
City of Kitchener Statutory Public Meeting on residential zoning 7:00 pm
City of Kitchener Statutory Public Meeting on residential zoning
Oct 22 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Waterloo Region Yes In My Back Yard Tuesday, October 22 at 7:00 PM Register as a delegation or come to listen! This meeting is a follow up to the residential survey for the Comprehensive Review[...]
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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Summit for Responsible Innovation and Technology 8:30 am
Summit for Responsible Innovation and Technology @ FED
Oct 23 @ 8:30 am – 5:30 pm
Join Kindred Credit Union Centre for Peace Advancement Director Paul Heidebrecht at the inaugural Summit for Responsible Innovation and Technology at Federation Hall from 8:30 AM-5:30 PM on Wednesday, October 23! Organized by the Waterloo[...]
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[...]
Stride Night Training 6:00 pm
Stride Night Training
Oct 23 @ 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[...]
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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The Uses and Limits of Photovoice in Research on Life After Immigration Detention and Deportation 12:00 pm
The Uses and Limits of Photovoice in Research on Life After Immigration Detention and Deportation
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Photo credit: DIAC images – Villawood IDC Researchers are increasingly called upon to integrate ‘innovative’ and ‘creative’ methods into their research designs. Within migration and border studies, visual methods are being used to better explore people’s experiences[...]
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Recruitment of Policy Leader 2019-20 Program, Government of Canada 11:00 am
Recruitment of Policy Leader 2019-20 Program, Government of Canada
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Graduate students from the BSIA, UW and Laurier are invited to join us from 11:00 am to noon on October 25th to talk about how to put your talent to work for the Canadians, a[...]
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Dog Poop Compost? Living Zero Waste as a Dog Owner 1:30 pm
Dog Poop Compost? Living Zero Waste as a Dog Owner
Oct 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Check out Reep Green Solutions Zero Waste 101 for more blog posts and videos on how you can reduce your waste. Zero Waste Challenge this October! If you pick up dog waste 3x a day[...]
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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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Policy Without Strategy? Challenges Facing the Global SDG Agenda 7:00 pm
Policy Without Strategy? Challenges Facing the Global SDG Agenda
Oct 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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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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