April 21, 2017
WRFN Presents: Evening of Elegance 3rd Annual Wine, Cheese, Chocolate and Beer Tasting Event
The Waterloo Region Family Network (WRFN) was founded by families for families with children with exceptionalities almost eight years ago. Through a strong network of parents and an innovative community partnership model, we are the trusted voice of special needs families, offering lifelong support for families and individuals as they navigate the world of special needs. We continually strive to advocate for an accepting and understanding community in which we Educate, Connect and Empower families and individuals.
April 22, 2017
Earth Day launch for GRCA’s celebration of Canada 150
The Grand River Conservation Authority (GRCA) will kick off its Canada 150 celebration on Earth Day Saturday, April 22 at the Guelph Rotary Forest, where a maple grove shaped like a maple leaf will be planted in honour of the 150th anniversary of Confederation.
April 23 -29, 2017
Celebrating Voluteers in Waterloo Region
National Volunteer Week is from April 23 to 29 , 2017 and the Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area joins with Volunteer Canada and all our member organizations to celebrate . This week is set aside to recognize the 12.7 million volunteer s that contribute their time and abilities to serving our communities. This year we will also recognize how volunteering has been a vital piece of the Canadian culture for its 150 years!
April 27, 2017
St. Mary’s explores “How to be Miserable” with Dr. Randy Paterson
Kitchener - St. Mary’s General Hospital Foundation is excited to announce the 2017 feature speaker for their second annual “St. Mary’s, She Shares” luncheon event. On Thursday April 27 Psychologist and author Dr. Randy Paterson, will discuss the focus of his latest book titled, How to Be Miserable: 40 Strategies you Already Use.
The Future of Workspace is Near
Venture X to open in the heart of Mississauga
On Friday, April 28, the business community, along with several dignitaries will gather for the official grand opening of the Venture X venue.
April 27, 2017
Fashion for Life Finds an Elegant New Venue
Cambridge The Cambridge Memorial Hospital is very pleased to announce that Fashion for Life has found a new location for its April 2017 “White Party” Fundraiser in support of Breast Reconstruction at CMH.
May 1-3, 2017
Skills Ontario and Magna International Partner On Skill Development Programs
Magna ’s investment will support the expansion of the Skills Ontario Competition and other initiatives
Toronto - Skills Ontario will receive a $100,000 investment from Magna International in support of the 2017 Skills Ontario Competition, Skills Ontario Young Women’s Initiatives, and Skills Ontario Summer Camps . T he investment from Magna International will help Skills Ontario accommodate a growing number of students who want to participate in the various skill development programs that the organization offers.
Mental Health - May 3, 2017
Clint Malarchuk Guest Speaker for Children’s Mental Health Week
Waterloo - Former NHL goaltender turned mental health advocate, Clint Malarchuk comes to Waterloo Region on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, as part of Children’s Mental Health Week.
Future Crimes Institute founder and global strategist Marc Goodman to join Discovery 2017
Ontario Centres of Excellence welcomes the New York Times bestselling author, founder of the Future Crimes Institute, and global strategist Marc Goodman to the Discovery 2017 Day One Cybersecurity Panel as a featured presenter.
June 1, 2017
Kimberly Drew - Big Ideas in Art & Culture
CAFKA Contemporary Art Forum Kitchener and Area and Musagetes are pleased to announce that Kimberly Drew will be the next speaker in the Big Ideas in Art and Culture lecture series. Please join us for her talk in the Rotunda of the Kitchener City Hall on Thursday, June 1 at 7 PM. Admission is free.
August 21-23, 2017
Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada to Introduce First-in-Canada Artisanal Display of Unique Offerings from Developing Countries
Trending apparel and textiles from more than 20 countries to be unveiled in Canada, as local industry continues to thrive
Toronto With the steady growth of Canada’s apparel and textile industry, organizers of the Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada (ATSC) show have announced that representatives from more than 20 countries will be in Toronto this summer to unveil under one roof all that’s trending in the worldwide industry.
Hacking the Future Waterloo Innovation Summit 2017
Canadian futurist Nikolas Badminton will serve as strategic curator for the summit.
The Waterloo Innovation Summit 2017 will bring together some of the world’s top private and public sector leaders to tackle the disruptive and defining trends that are driving innovation in Canada and globally.
Ontario Food Festivals
Top 12 Food and Food Themed Summer Festivals
Pack up the family and your appetite and savour the season’s culinary delights
Festivals & Events Ontario (FEO) is thrilled to announce this year’s mouth-watering top 100 festivals that will delight your taste buds! Tickle your taste buds at any one of the delicious award-wining festivals and events this year!