ZOOM Career Days
Oct 26 2016 – May 10 2017 all-day


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 2016-2017 ZOOM Career Days are listed below:

ZOOM Business & Entrepreneurship – October 26, 2016 @ Conestoga College – Doon Campus

ZOOM Information & Communications Technology – November 24, 2016 @ Communitech Hub

ZOOM Health & Wellness – March 29, 2017 @ The Family Centre

ZOOM into the Workplace – May 3, 2017 @ Conestoga College – Doon Campus

ZOOM into the Workplace – May 10, 2017 @ Conestoga College – Waterloo Campus

For more information click here

Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation Hospital Lottery
Nov 16 2016 – Mar 31 2017 all-day


Get your ticket for the Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation Hospital Lottery!

You could win the grand prize of $10,000 or many of the other cash prizes!

The best part is, 100% of the proceeds will be used to purchase new equipment for the Cambridge Memorial Hospital!

Tickets are only $25 each and limited so act fast!

For more information visit

KW Home & Garden Show @ Kitchener Aud
Mar 31 @ 12:00:00 PM – Apr 2 @ 05:00:00 PM
KW Home & Garden Show @ Kitchener Aud

Join 570 News  at the KW Home & Garden Show at the Kitchener Aud all weekend long! Enjoy more than 150
exhibitors that include home décor, renovation and landscaping, and more! Plus! Stop by our set up and fill out a ballot for a chance to win a $500 gift card to use at Grobe’s Nursery and Garden Centre!

Hometown Hockey – Guelph! @ Downtown Guelph, Market Square
Apr 1 @ 12:00:00 PM – 10:00:00 PM
Hometown Hockey - Guelph! @ Downtown Guelph, Market Square | Guelph | Ontario | Canada

The Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour ultimate hockey fan experience, is making its way across Canada with an exciting stop in Guelph April 1 & 2!

This FREE festival kicks off in Market Square starting at 12pm on Saturday April 1st and will feature family-friendly programming and activities all weekend long.

Plus, join Hometown Hockey hosts Ron MacLean and Tara Slone for a LIVE broadcast and outdoor viewing party on Sunday evening as the Vancouver Canucks take on the San Jose Sharks.

570 News will be on hand throughout the weekend to celebrate Canada’s game!

A Night With Sinatra and Friends @ Centre In The Square
Apr 8 @ 08:00:00 PM – 10:00:00 PM
A Night With Sinatra and Friends @ Centre In The Square

Described as ‘the closest thing to Sinatra we have ever heard’ by Variety, Michel serenades audiences with ol’ blue eyes’ standards while throwing in flawless impressions of personalities like Robert Deniro, Neil Diamond, Dean Martin, Rodney Dangerfield and Red Skelton to name a few. Michel, having performed on shows like “Entertainment Tonight,” “America’s Funniest People” and the “Larry King Show”, honours Sinatra and the great American song book with nearly four decades of performing experience.

Run to Quit!
Apr 17 @ 09:00:00 AM
Run to Quit!

Run to Quit is a partnership between Canadian Cancer Society and Running Room Inc to help smokers quit smoking by learning to walk or run 5km!

The program is for all fitness levels and their simple step by step approach makes it easy to quit smoking by being more active. Walking and running can help cope with discomfort and cravings while cutting down and quitting. Run to Quit is being studied by researchers from the University of British Columbia for its potential as a chronic disease prevention program. All program participants are encouraged to provide information and feedback to help make the research project successful.

To register and find a 5k near you visit

Waterloo Region Food & Drink Show @ Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex
Apr 21 @ 05:00:00 PM – Apr 23 @ 10:00:00 PM
Waterloo Region Food & Drink Show @ Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada

An opportunity for foodies to sample fine wines, local foods, cold beer and also enjoy live music!

Elephant Waltz Gala 2017 @ African Lion Safari
Apr 22 all-day
Elephant Waltz Gala 2017 @ African Lion Safari

Join in for an unforgettable opportunity to share a feast with Asian elephants, and mingle with exotic animals in an evening filled with fabulous entertainment, live and silent auctions, raffles and a delicious gourmet meal.

The Elephant Waltz is a rare chance to lend your voice and support to those animals in need. This evening’s fun and festivities directly support the shelter and veterinary care of animals in need in our community, as well as the investigation of cruelty and neglect.

The animals NEED your support!

Tickets sell out every year so reserve yours early!

For more information about the gala and ticket sales click here!

A Hair Affair for Parkinson’s
Apr 30 @ 10:00:00 AM – 04:00:00 PM
A Hair Affair for Parkinson’s

All funds raised through A Hair Affair for Parkinson’s are used for support services, education, advocacy and research for people living with Parkinson’s and their caregivers in your community. April 30th at select locations, help raise money while getting your hair cut for Parkinson Society of Southwestern Ontario.

2017 KW Pet Expo @ Kitchener Auditorium
May 6 – May 7 all-day


Bring Your Pet Button


The 2017 K-W Pet Expo will be the largest pet consumer show in the Waterloo Region where you can learn about pet health care by some of the best and brightest within the industry. You will also be given the opportunity to browse the 80+ vendors for pet related products and services or sit and enjoy one of the many events. This will be a day you can have fun with your family, friends and pet!

The event will be held at the Kitchener Auditorium

May 6th – 10am – 5pm                   

May 7th – 10am – 5pm

For more information on the 2017 KW Pet Expo click here!