Events


Oct
12
Thu
ZOOM Career Days
Oct 12 2017 @ 12:00:00 PM – May 2 2018 @ 05:35:00 AM
ZOOM Career Days

ZOOM Career Days are a series of one-day sector focused career exploration opportunities for students in grades 11 & 12.  During each event, students have the opportunity to participate in 2-3 hands-on, interactive workshops, and hear from a keynote speaker in the sector of focus. The sectors that we focus on are aligned with the Specialist High Skills Majors in Waterloo Region.  The dates, sectors of focus, and event locations for the 2017-2018 ZOOM Career Days are listed below:

Event Name/Date Location
ZOOM Business & Entrepreneurship – October 12, 2017 WLU – Lazaridis Hall
ZOOM Information & Communications Technology – November 23, 2017 Communitech Hub
ZOOM Health & Wellness – March 1, 2018 TBD
ZOOM into the Workplace – May 2, 2018 Conestoga College – Doon Campus
Apr
1
Sun
Daffodil Month – Canadian Cancer Society
Apr 1 @ 12:00:00 AM – Apr 30 @ 11:59:00 PM
Daffodil Month - Canadian Cancer Society

April is Daffodil month. Show your support for the Canadian Cancer Society by purchasing daffodil pins. From April 5th to 8th, volunteers will be selling pins at local grocery stores and LCBO’s. Funds raised support cancer research and support services for local patients and families!

Apr
20
Fri
KW Wine And Food Show @ Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex
Apr 20 @ 03:00:00 PM – Apr 21 @ 10:30:00 PM
KW Wine And Food Show @ Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada

The KW Wine & Food Show is a treat for your taste buds! Indulge in craft beers, cocktails, wines, and delicious food. Enjoy live cooking demonstrations, fashion shows, wine tastings, live music and so much more! Get your tickets now!

Apr
24
Tue
She Shares : David Chilton & St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation @ Bingemans- Marshall Hall
Apr 24 @ 07:00:00 AM – 09:00:00 AM
She Shares : David Chilton & St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation @ Bingemans- Marshall Hall  | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada

She Shares Presents: David Chilton Former “Dragon” on CBC TV’s Dragons’ Den and Bestselling Author of The Wealthy Barber

Whether it’s helping millions of Canadians achieve personal financial success or investing in low-fat cookbooks, Dave has always had a knack for recognizing great ventures, a skill he leveraged as a “dragon” on CBC television’s #1 hit show, Dragons’ Den.

David Chilton is an economics graduate from Wilfrid Laurier University. In 1985, he won the award for the highest mark in the country on the Canadian Securities Course. Cheating was never proven but widely suspected. In 1989, he released The Wealthy Barber. It went on to sell an astonishing two million copies in Canada, and his latest book, The Wealthy Barber Returns, is also a runaway Canadian bestseller.

Networking Breakfast |7:00 -8:00am
Presentation | 8:00 – 9:00am

Tickets: $50 per person | $400 table of 8

Ticket price includes Breakfast, Speaker and a complimentary copy of “The Wealthy Barber Returns”

Apr
29
Sun
A Hair Affair For Parkinson’s @ Various locations in Southwestern Ontario
Apr 29 @ 10:00:00 AM – 04:00:00 PM
A Hair Affair For Parkinson's @ Various locations in Southwestern Ontario

A Hair Affair For Parkinson’s is the highlight of Parkinson’s Awareness Month, offering participants the opportunity to visit an elite salon, while raising funds and awareness for Parkinson’s. Participants will receive a wash, cut and style from a prominent salon as well as a special gift, courtesy of Milk_Shake by Hello Beautiful! Book your appointment today!

May
5
Sat
Taste Of The Region Welcome To Hollywood! @ Starts @ Maxwell's Concerts & Events
May 5 @ 11:30:00 AM
Taste Of The Region Welcome To Hollywood! @ Starts @ Maxwell's Concerts & Events  | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada

This one day premier event features touring some of Waterloo Region’s finest restaurants and establishments. With seven buses lined up, three stops per tour, this is a great opportunity to enjoy exquisite cuisine and drinks, a day out with friends and support the work of KW Habilitation. All proceeds will be donated to the Affordable Housing Project.

Our Hollywood Taste of the Region guests are to meet at 11:30 am at Maxwell’s Concerts & Events, 35 University Ave E, Waterloo on Saturday May 5th, 2018.

May
18
Fri
2018 First Star Psychic Fair & Expo @ Bingemans Conference Centre
May 18 – May 21 all-day
2018 First Star Psychic Fair & Expo @ Bingemans Conference Centre | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada

We’re gazing into our crystal ball and we see that the 26th annual First Star Spring Psychic Fair & Expo is coming up this Victoria Day Weekend! There’s something for everyone at this spring’s expo including talented psychic, tarot and palm readers, mediums, spiritualists, mystics, clairvoyants, astrologers, numerologists and healers, as well as many types of vendors who sell everything from crystals and handmade jewelry to books, tarot cards and pendulums. We see a dazzling, enlightening and fun time in the future of all those who attend!

May
24
Thu
Lion’s Club of Kitchener Citizen of the Year Award Banquet @ Crown Plaza
May 24 @ 06:00:00 PM
Lion's Club of Kitchener Citizen of the Year Award Banquet @ Crown Plaza | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada

Calling all good citizens! This year’s Lion’s Club of Kitchener Citizen of the Year Award Banquet is coming up fast! Tickets are on sale now and are $95 each. Get them now before they’re gone!

Know someone who you think was an exceptional citizen during the 2017 year? Nominations for Citizen of the Year are being accepted until March 31st! Nominate someone here!

May
27
Sun
Walk To Make Cystic Fibrosis History @ Waterloo Park
May 27 all-day
Walk To Make Cystic Fibrosis History @ Waterloo Park | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada

On Sunday, May 27, 2018, thousands of participants across Canada will unite at local community walk sites during Cystic Fibrosis (CF) awareness month to celebrate their fundraising efforts, while imagining a world without CF. Over 10,000 supporters, including volunteers, donors, partners and participants help support Cystic Fibrosis Canada’s mission; To end Cystic Fibrosis. The funds raised at the walk are used to target world-class research, supporting and advocating for high-quality individualized CF care and raising and allocating funds for these purposes. Register here!