Grand River Country Events for May and June
Registration is underway for summer camps
Grand River - Registration is now open for the many summer camp programs for kids age six to 16 provided by the Grand River Conservation Authority. These are available at five nature centres throughout the watershed: Guelph Lake Nature Centre (Guelph), Laurel Creek Nature Centre (Waterloo), Apps' Mill Nature Centre (Brantford) Rockwood Nature Centre, Belwood Lake fishing camp.
Enjoy Summer Serenity and Outdoor Adventure in Waterloo Region
WATERLOO REGION If you haven’t yet, now is the time to start thinking about summer vacations. For families looking to experience the great Canadian outdoors, the Waterloo Region has a bunch of reasons to get outside this year.
New pricing structure makes it easier to enjoy GRCA Parks
Grand River Country - Grand River Conservation Authority Parks are opening for the 2013 season with a new pricing structure that will help people enjoy the parks more often.
Drayton Entertainment 2013 Season
DRAYTON With excitement building for the launch of the new Dunfield Theatre Cambridge in March, Drayton Entertainment has unveiled a spectacular 2013 Season consisting of blockbuster musicals, hilarious comedies, poignant dramas, and three original productions..
to September 2, 2013
Torn From Home: My Life as a Refugee
Waterloo Region - Today, more than 30 million people around the world have been displaced due to war and violence, creating nearly 10 million child refugees. Through this inspiring exhibit, visitors of all ages explore what it means to be a refugee, and better understand their hardships and hopes for a brighter future. Through its seven interactive areas, this awe-inspiring exhibit encourages visitors to consider how it feels to flee home, leave everything behind, and face the future with uncertainty and hope.
May 23, 2013
Lake Ontario Waterkeeper, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and Edward Burtynsky Host the Second Annual Waterkeeper Gala on May 23
Works from artists Michael Adamson, Edward Burtynsky, Charles Pachter and Nicolas Ruel to be auctioned for swimmable, drinkable, fishable water
TORONTO - Lake Ontario Waterkeeper announced that its second annual gala and art auction presented by the RBC Blue Water Project will be co-hosted by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., President of Waterkeeper Alliance and photographer Edward Burtynsky. The 2013 Waterkeeper Gala will take place on Thursday, May 23, 2013 at Corus Quay in Toronto.
May 24, 2013
Bernice Adams Finalists Announced
The Winners will be Proclaimed on May 24th
Cambridge - The finalists for the prestigious Bernice Adams Awards are in and the winners will be announced at the 31st Annual Bernice Adams Memorial Awards Gala on May 24th at 6:30pm at the Galt Country Club, 750 Coronation Boulevard.
May 25, 2013
6th Annual Shred Day
Cambridge - Shred-Tech, a Cambridge-based company with global recognition, is partnering with United Way of Cambridge and North Dumfries for its sixth annual Shred Day on Saturday, May 25th from 9am to 12pm in the Cambridge Centre Mall parking lot (355 Hespeler Road).
May 27, 2013
Waterloo Wellington Children's Groundwater Festival
WATERLOO REGION - The 18th annual Waterloo Wellington Children's Groundwater Festival has arrived. Over 5,000 students will learn important messages about water at the week-long event held at the Waterloo Region Museum and Doon Heritage Village in Kitchener. This year's event begins on May 27, and features a VIP Day on May 29 and culminates with the free public EcoFest on Saturday, June 1.
May 31, 2013
KWS Presents Fantastique Season Finale
Kitchener/Waterloo - The Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony and Music Director Edwin Outwater present a bewitching end-of-season concert with Finale Fantastique on Friday, May 31 and Saturday, June 1 at 8 pm at Centre In The Square. The evening features Berlioz’ captivating Symphonie Fantastique and special guest pianist Alexander Seredenko performing Beethoven’s piano concerto No. 2
May 31, 2013
Arts Connect Cambridge Launches
Inaugural Fundraiser at Dunfield Theatre Cambridge
Cambridge - Arts Connect Cambridge announced that it would be holding its initial event at the Dunfield Theatre Cambridge on May 31 2013.
June 1, 2013
Creativity and the Art of Breathing Mindfully
Kitchener - Homer Watson House & Gallery is proud to host an Artist Talk from award-winning quilt artist Marg Notar with a special introduction by Kathy Bissett, Chair of The Grand National Committee.
June 1, 2013
Celebrate the environment at the 6th Annual ECOFest
WATERLOO REGION - The Region of Waterloo is excited to host the 6th Annual ECOFest at the Waterloo Region Museum on Saturday June 1, 2013. This free and fun-filled day focuses on ways we can all work to reduce our footprint on the environment, one step at a time.
June 1, 2013
Langs Recognizes the Importance of Women!
Cambridge Langs is hosting the 1st annual ‘Celebrating Women’ event at their beautiful new facility at 1145 Concession Road on Saturday June 1st 2013 from 11:00am 1:00pm. The Celebrating Women event features one of Canada’s top female speakers, ‘Motivation Sensation’, Rosita Hall, and also includes brunch, a silent auction and a wellness presentation from ‘Vibrant Living’.
June 9, 2013
“Muslim Women”, Now and Then”
Kitchener - he Coalition of Muslim Women of KW warmly invites the public to attend a unique, free event, “Muslim Women”, Now and Then” on Sunday, June 9, 2013 from 1:00 5:00 p.m. at Kitchener City Hall.
June 9, 2013
Tom Cochrane To Headline Two Cambridge Benefits Concerts
Proceeds to benefit Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation and Women’s Crisis Services
Cambridge - Rock the Bear is excited to announce Canadian music icon Tom Cochrane will perform over a two day period the evening of June 8th at The Cambridge Mill and at the second annual “Rock the Bear Concert Series” June 9th at Whistle Bear Golf Club. Proceeds generated from the event will support current capital projects for two respected community organizations, Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation and Women's Crisis Services Waterloo Region.
August 24, 2013
Hespeler’s A Day & A Night, Art meets Music
Hespeler - Check out a vibrant and eclectic Art Scene married with an amazing stone setting. A unique part of Waterloo Area. A bubbling art and music scene is evolving in the former industrial town of Hespeler.
October 1, 2013 to January 5, 2014
Exploring Trees Inside and Out
Waterloo Region - Exploring Trees Inside and Out helps visitors discover nature through multiple perspectives and inspires people to get outdoors, explore the wonders of nature and develop connections with the natural world.
October 5, 2013
Artist Ai Weiwei announced as part of lineup for Toronto's eighth annual Scotiabank Nuit Blanche
The City of Toronto announced a selection of artists who will present projects at the 2013 edition of Scotiabank Nuit Blanche. On Saturday, October 5, more than 110 contemporary art projects will be exhibited across the city for 12 hours from sunset to sunrise.