Events


Nov
3
Sun
Go21 Walk for Down Syndrome @ Stanley Park Community Centre
Nov 3 @ 01:00:00 PM – 05:00:00 PM
Go21 Walk for Down Syndrome @ Stanley Park Community Centre
The GO21 Walk for Down Syndrome is a fun filled afternoon for the whole family that helps raise awareness of people with Down syndrome. No matter what your age, all you have to do is put on your walking shoes and have some fun! By participating in the 18th Annual 3 km walk, you are giving people with Down syndrome in Waterloo Region a chance for a brighter tomorrow.

Go21 is about positive momentum for people with Down syndrome and their families in Canada. 21 refers to the extra chromosomal material from the 21st chromosome that determines if a person has Down syndrome. There is strength in “Go”. There is advancement in “Go”. There is strength and advancement in the Down syndrome community.

Nov
26
Tue
Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage @ Centre in the Square
Nov 26 @ 07:00:00 PM
Charlie Brown Christmas Live on Stage @ Centre in the Square

Just in time for the holiday season, everyone’s favourite Peanuts television special comes to life on stage! A Charlie Brown Christmas Live On Stage celebrates the timeless television classic as the whole family can join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus and the rest of the Peanuts characters in their journey to uncover the true meaning of Christmas. The live stage adaptation of the classic animated television special brings all your favourite characters to life – all set to the original special’s dialogue as well as the unforgettable sounds of the classic Vince Guaraldi musical score!

Mar
27
Fri
KW Symphony – The Magical World of Harry Potter @ Centre in the Square
Mar 27 – Mar 28 all-day
KW Symphony – The Magical World of Harry Potter @ Centre in the Square

Young Witches and Wizards rejoice! Join the KWS as they take you on a trip through the magical musical world of Harry Potter. Featuring the legendary music of John Williams from across all of the Harry Potter films, this is a concert event for every witch, wizard and muggle.

Apr
24
Fri
KW Symphony – JANE In Concert @ Centre in the Square
Apr 24 – Apr 25 all-day
KW Symphony – JANE In Concert @ Centre in the Square

Immerse yourself in the world of pioneering primatologist Jane Goodall with the stunning National Geographic documentary, JANE. Drawing from over 100 hours of never-before-seen footage, award-winning director Brett Morgen tells the story of Goodall, a woman whose chimpanzee research challenged the male-dominated scientific consensus of her time and revolutionized our understanding of the natural world. The film is set against a rich orchestral score from legendary composer Philip Glass. See the film on a giant screen while the KWS performs Glass’ score live in the concert hall.

May
22
Fri
KW Symphony – Back to the Future in Concert @ Centre in the Square
May 22 – May 23 all-day
KW Symphony – Back to the Future in Concert @ Centre in the Square

Power up your DeLorean… recharge your flux capacitor…  and get ready to celebrate this unforgettable movie classic as you’ve never seen and heard it before: Alan Silvestri’s dazzling musical score played live by the KWS while the film is projected on the big screen!