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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[...]
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Philosophication 6:00 pm
Philosophication
Mar 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, March 3 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/sxxnnrybcfbfb/
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Mar 3 @ 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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CANCELLED Great Law of Peace: Lessons on Life | Sawatsky Lecture 7:30 pm
CANCELLED Great Law of Peace: Lessons on Life | Sawatsky Lecture @ CGR
Mar 4 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This event has been cancelled due to health concerns. We hope that Rick can meet our community at some point in the future.  Rick Hill offers reflections on seeking meaning through ancient law, uncovering the 1,000 year[...]
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Informal International Relations (IIR): A Research Agenda 12:30 pm
Informal International Relations (IIR): A Research Agenda
Mar 5 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
This talk provides a conceptual framework and outlines a research agenda for studying informal dimensions of international relations. It argues that the concept of IIR offers a useful framework for studying unofficial aspects of international[...]
Nowhere To Call Home: Portraits 6:00 pm
Nowhere To Call Home: Portraits @ Rotunda Gallery at Kitchener City Hall
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
You are invited to experience the stunning work of award-winning photographer and author Leah den Bok. Selected for exhibition in the Rotunda Gallery for the month of March 2020, the exhibit features a collection of[...]
Philosophication 6:00 pm
Philosophication
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Thursday, March 5 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/268293599/
Families Belong Together: A Community Fundraiser 6:30 pm
Families Belong Together: A Community Fundraiser @ Civic Hub WR
Mar 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
A fundrasier in support of the Roblero-Morales Family | Families Belong Together | A evening of Community Care for Migrant Justice Join us for a night of community care for migrant justice in support of[...]
Yoga in the Dunker family lounge, Thursdays at 7 pm 7:00 pm
Yoga in the Dunker family lounge, Thursdays at 7 pm @ REN
Mar 5 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Yoga lets you tune in, chill out, shape up — all at the same time. The postures, breathing exercises, and meditation make you healthier in body, mind and spirit. Join your peers for a night of[...]
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High School Peace Day: Nonviolent Action in Action 9:30 am
High School Peace Day: Nonviolent Action in Action
Mar 6 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
Join the Peace and Conflict Studies program at Grebel for a one-day event exploring both principled and pragmatic approaches to nonviolent activism for social change. Learn both historical and contemporary examples of how nonviolence was used to[...]
Peace Day 9:30 am
Peace Day
Mar 6 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
Join the Peace and Conflict Studies program at Grebel for a one-day event exploring both principled and pragmatic approaches to nonviolent activism for social change. Learn both historical and contemporary examples of how nonviolence was used to[...]
Global Turbulence: Challenges for Canada and Modern Diplomacy 12:00 pm
Global Turbulence: Challenges for Canada and Modern Diplomacy
Mar 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
About the speaker Senator Peter M. Boehm holds a PhD in History from the University of Edinburgh, a Master of Arts in International Affairs from the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University[...]
An Evening of Jazz in Support of TMTC 7:00 pm
An Evening of Jazz in Support of TMTC
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join the Toronto Mennonite Theological Centre in this fundraising event held at the Hirut Cafe and Restaurant located on the Danforth, on Friday, March 6th, 2020. Enjoy a jazz performance by the Tom Reynolds Trio, and delicious[...]
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Bill’s Home for Fantastic Conversation 1:00 pm
Bill’s Home for Fantastic Conversation
Mar 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, March 8 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/cjrsmrybcfblb/
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International Women’s Day Panel: Migration Research in the Field 12:00 pm
International Women’s Day Panel: Migration Research in the Field
Mar 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
In honour of International Women’s Day, the IMRC will hold a lunch and panel discussion by current graduate students on their experiences working and conducting research in the field as women and with women. Participants[...]
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting 5:15 pm
Alliance Against Poverty Regular Meeting @ The Working Centre
Mar 9 @ 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[...]
Monthly Meeting 7:00 pm
Monthly Meeting
Mar 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition Monday, March 9 at 7:00 PM Discussing Public Health Care. ALSO: coffee, (incl. decaf!) cookies, and conversation. Feel free to contact me if you want a particular issue regardin… https://www.meetup.com/Waterloo-Region-Health-Coalition/events/rnfbnqybcfbmb/
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting 7:00 pm
Waterloo Region Health Coalition monthly meeting @ Heather Room, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
Mar 9 @ 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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An Inconvenient Ukraine 12:00 pm
An Inconvenient Ukraine
Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Ukraine is all over the news – corruption, comedians, Capitol Hill, conflict. You think you know Ukraine? Think again. Join us for a talk and conversation with Jill Sinclair from the Department of National Defence.[...]
Viewpoints: Issues Facing Refugees 6:30 pm
Viewpoints: Issues Facing Refugees @ Queen Street Commons Café
Mar 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for an inclusive evening with a panel presentation, group discussion, and personal action to achieve nonviolent solutions for people seeking refugee status. Viewpoints forums try to bring the perspectives of a person with[...]
Bookclub/Discussion: New Understandings of Childhood Trauma 7:00 pm
Bookclub/Discussion: New Understandings of Childhood Trauma
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Tuesday, March 10 at 7:00 PM A few years ago the CBC radio show Ideas did a series called All in the Family, which highlighted several writers, including Bessel van der Kolk.[...]
Why for-profit water bottling is a problem and what we can do about it 7:00 pm
Why for-profit water bottling is a problem and what we can do about it
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture 3 of the Renison lecture series at the Waterloo Public Library (WPL) Robert Case, speaker Tuesday, March 10, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Waterloo Public Library, main branch To register, visit the WPL Event Registration[...]
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Noon Hour Concert: Selections from 24 Paganini Caprices 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Selections from 24 Paganini Caprices @ CGR
Mar 11 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
The name Paganini conjures as much myth as history for musicians and violinists.  Portraits reveal a gaunt, ghostly man, and much of the music he composed asks for seemingly impossible feats of time and distance. [...]
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Smuggling, Trafficking and Extortion: New Conceptual and Policy Challenges on the Libyan Route to Europe 12:00 pm
Smuggling, Trafficking and Extortion: New Conceptual and Policy Challenges on the Libyan Route to Europe
Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
This talk contributes a conceptual and empirical reflection on the relationship between human smuggling, trafficking and kidnapping and extortion in Libya. It is based on qualitative interview data with Eritrean asylum seekers in Italy. Different[...]
Yoga in the Dunker family lounge, Thursdays at 7 pm 7:00 pm
Yoga in the Dunker family lounge, Thursdays at 7 pm @ REN
Mar 12 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Yoga lets you tune in, chill out, shape up — all at the same time. The postures, breathing exercises, and meditation make you healthier in body, mind and spirit. Join your peers for a night of[...]
J. Winfield Fretz Visiting Scholar Lecture 7:30 pm
J. Winfield Fretz Visiting Scholar Lecture @ CGR
Mar 12 @ 7:30 pm – 7:30 pm
‘Where Moth and Rust Destroy: Archives and the Contest over Anabaptist Information’ Archives set the parameters of what we can know about early Anabaptists. Examination of archives’ own histories shows that, far from neutral repositories[...]
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Grebel Church Youth Event – Technology and Peacemaking 6:00 pm
Grebel Church Youth Event – Technology and Peacemaking
Mar 13 @ 6:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The topic of technology and how it is used continues to be prevalent to this age range. Grebel feels particularly well-equipped to engage with this topic. We are thrilled to be able to host out[...]
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Designing Change for a Living Planet 2020
Designing Change for a Living Planet 2020
Mar 14 all-day
Do you think you’ve got the Next Big Shift? Disruptive innovations are quickly changing our daily lives, including how we commute, shop, learn, and connect with others. Many of these innovations have local and global implications. [...]
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Mar 17 @ 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: Peter and the Wolf 12:30 pm
Noon Hour Concert: Peter and the Wolf @ CGR
Mar 18 @ 12:30 pm – 12:30 pm
Sergei Prokofiev wrote the story and composed the music for Peter and the Wolf in 1936. It was written in two weeks for a children’s theatre in Moscow. He wrote the music as a child’s[...]
Agency Orientation March 18, 2020 1:30 pm
Agency Orientation March 18, 2020
Mar 18 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
 
KW Council of Canadians meeting 7:00 pm
KW Council of Canadians meeting @ Heather Room, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church
Mar 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Kitchener-Waterloo chapter of the Council of Canadians meets on the third Wednesday of every month from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in the Heather Room at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 54 Queen Street North, Kitchener, Ontario.[...]
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Stride Circles Training March 19 & 26, 2020 9:30 am
Stride Circles Training March 19 & 26, 2020
Mar 19 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
 
Current Trends in Terrorism and Insecurity in South Asia 12:00 pm
Current Trends in Terrorism and Insecurity in South Asia
Mar 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
South Asia is especially affected by the scourge of terrorism, with countries like Afghanistan, India and Pakistan listed among the top ten in the world. Although the current terrorism landscape is shaped by Islamist militancy,[...]
Minded 6:00 pm
Minded
Mar 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Thursday, March 19 at 6:00 PM Understanding the mechanics of the Mind, in that ever so complex workshop in your head. What?Casual conversation about how the mind works. Mostly focu… https://www.meetup.com/KW-Hungry-Minds/events/nkrrlrybcfbzb/
Thinking Itself is Dangerous: Reading Hannah Arendt Now 7:00 pm
Thinking Itself is Dangerous: Reading Hannah Arendt Now
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
What can Hannah Arendt’s life and work teach us about our present political moment? Arendt scholar Samantha Rose Hill will talk about the renewed interest in Hannah Arendt’s work, and why we should be reading[...]
Yoga in the Dunker family lounge, Thursdays at 7 pm 7:00 pm
Yoga in the Dunker family lounge, Thursdays at 7 pm @ REN
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Yoga lets you tune in, chill out, shape up — all at the same time. The postures, breathing exercises, and meditation make you healthier in body, mind and spirit. Join your peers for a night of[...]
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March Break Open House 10:00 am
March Break Open House @ CGR
Mar 21 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Come and see what Grebel and University of Waterloo have to offer! This open house is for students looking to attend UWaterloo in Fall 2020 or beyond!  At Conrad Grebel, from 10:00am – 5:00pm we will be available[...]
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Food for Thought 1:00 pm
Food for Thought
Mar 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
KW Hungry Minds Sunday, March 22 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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Earth Month: Create Your Own Terrarium 11:00 am
Earth Month: Create Your Own Terrarium
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
To kick off Earth Month, the Sustainability Office and the Ecology Lab will be hosting a series of fun and relaxing ‘Create Your Own Terrarium’ workshops! With exam season right around the corner, what better[...]
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Earth Month: Create Your Own Terrarium 11:00 am
Earth Month: Create Your Own Terrarium
Mar 24 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
To kick off Earth Month, the Sustainability Office and the Ecology Lab will be hosting a series of fun and relaxing ‘Create Your Own Terrarium’ workshops! With exam season right around the corner, what better[...]
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Mar 24 @ 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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Earth Month: Create Your Own Terrarium 11:00 am
Earth Month: Create Your Own Terrarium
Mar 25 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
To kick off Earth Month, the Sustainability Office and the Ecology Lab will be hosting a series of fun and relaxing ‘Create Your Own Terrarium’ workshops! With exam season right around the corner, what better[...]
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting 7:00 pm
Nith Valley Ecoboosters Monthly Meeting
Mar 25 @ 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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Earth Month: Create Your Own Terrarium 11:00 am
Earth Month: Create Your Own Terrarium
Mar 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
To kick off Earth Month, the Sustainability Office and the Ecology Lab will be hosting a series of fun and relaxing ‘Create Your Own Terrarium’ workshops! With exam season right around the corner, what better[...]
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Absent Friends Film Series: The Fault In Our Stars 7:00 pm
Absent Friends Film Series: The Fault In Our Stars @ CGR
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Attend a film screening of The Fault In Our Stars and follow up discussion from 7:oo p.m.-9:30 p.m. at Grebel, as part of the Absent Friends Film Series.  Based on The New York Times best-selling book by John Green,[...]
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Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence 7:00 pm
Regular Meeting for @WRNonviolence @ Queen Street Commons Cafe
Mar 31 @ 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[...]