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
Secret Santa Toy Drive
Nov 13 @ 12:00:00 AM – Dec 27 @ 11:59:00 PM
Secret Santa Toy Drive

There’s magic inside every gift on Christmas morning. Need proof? Just watch a child’s eyes light up with joy as they open it. That joy is yours to give with the 570 News Secret Santa Toy Drive. Join the Hoyes Michalos Workplace Campaign!

Help collect new, unwrapped toys with your co-workers. Brought to you by Hoyes Michalos, Rogers, the Salvation Army, and Rogers TV. One gift can brighten Christmas for the better. Collect toys for children in need & make a difference this Christmas! Fill out the form below to have a donation box dropped off at your office!

Scroll down to find drop off locations!



Hoyes, Michalos & Associates Inc. – 204-607 King St. W.

Country 106.7 – 230-1 The Boardwalk

Shoppers Drug Mart – 658 Erb St. W.

Shoppers Drug Mart – 1020 Ottawa St. N.

Angie Marten’s State Farm Insurance – 450 Westheights Dr.

City of Kitchener – 200 King St. W., 8th

Costco Waterloo – 930 Erb St. W.

Fairview Park Mall – 2960 Kingsway Dr.

Casey’s – 1120 Victoria St. N.

Rustico – 905-907 Victoria St. N.

Dr. Ron Vanderbeek – 123 Pioneer Dr.

Torbram Electric Supply – 1455 Strasburg Rd.

DESCO Plumbing and Heating Supply Inc. – 241 Shoemaker St.

Realstar Management – 1 Cedarwoods Cres.

Realstar Management – 16 Cedarwoods Cres.

Waste Connections of Canada – 139 Ardelt Ave.

Stanely Pre-School – 9 Conway Dr.


KPMG – 115 King St. S.

Beechwood Chiropractic Clinic – 404 Erb St. W.

Goldsworthy Chiropractic and Wellness Centre – 168 Lexington Crt.

Milestones Grill & Bar – 410 The Boardwalk

Westvale P.S. – 265 Westvale Dr.

OpenText – 275 Frank Tompa Dr.

Crawford and Company (Canada) Inc. – 180 King St. S.

Ecole elementaire L’Harmonie – 158 Bridgeport Rd. E.


Blair Road Public School – 85 Sunset Blvd.

Lonestar Texas Grill – 38 Pinebush Rd.



Cowan Insurance Group               – 705 Fountain St. N.

dds Automated Machinery Design Inc. – 35 Thompson Dr.

Ontario Home Health – 116-1515 King St. E.

Napa Auto Parts – 525A Boxwood Dr.

Kodiak Group Holdings – 415 Thompson Dr.

Kodiak Group Holdings (warehouse) –  1 Natura Way

Innova Global – 73 Water St. N. Suite 300

KW Symphony: Casablanca With A Live Orchestra @ Centre In The Square
Jan 19 – Jan 20 all-day
KW Symphony: Casablanca With A Live Orchestra @ Centre In The Square | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada

Experience the classic romantic film Casablanca as you never have before! The Orchestra performs Max Steiner’s glorious score live while the film is shown on the big screen, enhancing every beat of the movie’s noble heart with luscious live sound.

Friday, January 19th | 8:00 PM

Saturday, January 20th | 8:00 PM

Conductor: Evan Mitchell

Get your tickets and begin a beautiful friendship with the KW Symphony today!

KW Symphony: A Tribute To John Williams @ Centre In The Square
Mar 9 – Mar 10 all-day
KW Symphony: A Tribute To John Williams @ Centre In The Square | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada

John Williams is one of the most famous and prolific film composers of all time, and his scores have revolutionized the film industry. This concert features some of his best loved themes from movies like Superman, ET, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, and more, with the second half of the concert totally dedicated to the music of the legendary Harry Potter and Star Wars films!

Friday, March 9th | 8:00 PM

Saturday, March 10th | 2:30 PM

Saturday, March 10th | 8:00 PM

Conductor: Scott Terrell

501st Legion worldwide Star Wars costuming organization

Get your tickets and brush up on your movie themes!

KW Symphony: Cirque de la Symphonie @ Centre In The Square
Apr 6 – Apr 7 all-day
KW Symphony: Cirque de la Symphonie @ Centre In The Square | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada

After nearly five years, Cirque de la Symphonie is back at the KWS with an all-new program! See high-flying aerialists, jugglers and other stunning acrobatic performers who will amaze and delight you while the KWS performs exciting orchestral favourites. This popular show is not to be missed!

Friday, April 6th | 8:00 PM

Saturday, April 7th | 8:00 PM

Conductor: Evan Mitchell

Don’t miss out! Get your tickets today!