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Annoucements:

Female fastball players WANTED! KW based women’s recreational league seeking players for the 2016 season. Part-time players welcome, pitchers needed. Visit us at www.kwladiesfastball.com or on Facebook for more information.

Creative job seekers 15-30 are invited to learn about placements and opportunities in STEM and digital media. Work with an employment counsellor and job development team to secure placements shaped around your interests, strengths and skills. Visit theworkingcentre.org.

International Sustainable Development Projects — C.L.O.U.D. Projects enable you to travel to a deserving partner community around the world, immerse yourself in a new culture, and actually make a difference in the lives of others. For more information visit www.TheNWC.com or email Waterloo@TheNWC.com.

 

Upcoming Events:

March 2016

Cambridge Centre for the Arts spring programs for all ages. www.cambridgecentreforthearts.ca or 519-740-4681, ext 4376.

Wednesday, March 16

“#Upstart16 runs March 16 to 19 at 7:30 p.m. at Theatre of the Arts.  For tickets/info, twitter: @UWTheatrePerf#upstart16 ; facebook: UWTheatrePerf ; UW Department of Drama and Speech Communication. Tickets also available the door.

Friday, March 18

Conrad Grebel Music Noon Hour Concerts at Conrad Grebel Chapel at 12:30 p.m., free admission. “Hayden String Concerto, Attacca Quartet” For info 519-885-0220, ext 24226 or music@uwaterloo.ca.

K-W Chamber Music Society presents ‘‘Haydn Quartets Finale-The Attacca Quartet” at 8 p.m., KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young Street, W., Waterloo. For tickets/info: 519-886-1673 or WordsWorth Books or UW Box Office or www.ticketscene.ca/kwcms.

Saturday, March 19

K-W Chamber Music Society presents ‘‘Haydn Quartets Finale-The Attacca Quartet” at 2 p.m., KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young Street, W., Waterloo. For tickets/info: 519-886-1673 or WordsWorth Books or UW Box Office or www.ticketscene.ca/kwcms. Evening performance at St. Matthew’s Lutheran in Kitchener at 7 p.m.

Sunday, March 20

K-W Chamber Music Society presents ‘‘Haydn Quartets Finale-The Attacca Quartet” at 2 p.m., KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young Street, W., Waterloo. For tickets/info: 519-886-1673 or WordsWorth Books or UW Box Office or www.ticketscene.ca/kwcms.

Monday, March 21

Bereaved Families of Ontario – Midwestern Region (BFO-MR) is gratefully accepting hardcover and paperback books of all kinds and for all ages from March 21 to 30 at our office at 65 Hanson Avenue in Kitchener, for our first book sale. For more info 519-603-0196.

Wednesday, March 23

Conrad Grebel Music Noon Hour Concerts at Conrad Grebel Chapel at 12:30 p.m., free admission. “Immortal Beloved: Colin Ainsworth, tenor and William Aide, piano” For info 519-885-0220, ext 24226 or music@uwaterloo.ca.

Sunday, March 20

K-W Chamber Music Society presents ‘‘Rachel Mercer-cello and Angela Park-piano” at 8* p.m., KWCMS Music Room, 57 Young Street, W., Waterloo. For tickets/info: 519-886-1673 or WordsWorth Books or UW Box Office or www.ticketscene.ca/kwcms.

Wednesday, March 30

“Indigenous Friends and Neighbours” Poster Fair presenting issues in contemporary Native communities at STP 201, 1to 4 p.m. This is a free event, with free food and free knowledge! All are welcome.We hope to see you there!

Friday-Saturday, April 1-2

Looking for your own literary finds? Our used book sale is being held from 1 to 6 p.m. on April 1 and Saturday April 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Family Centre gym.

Funds raised through the book sale will support the expansion of our lending library, a valuable community resource for children, families and individuals who are grieving the death of a loved one. events@bfomidwest.org.

Friday-Saturday, April 22-23

The Used Book Sale by the Canadian Federation of University Women of K-W will be at First United Church, King and William Streets, Waterloo, Friday, April 22, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, April 23, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Put this on your calendar:

MONDAYS

BA? MA? MBA? If you’re so smart why waste time and money? G.A.! Gamblers Anonymous meetings every Monday at 7 p.m., St. Mark’s Church, 825 King St. W., Kitchener (basement).

TUESDAYS

French Speaking Club —  ­presented by Les Toastmasters Volubiles from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Kitchener City Hall, Suite Heritage, 200 King Street, W., Kitchener. For info jphilippe1111@gmail.com or 226-808-5132.

 

UW RC Events:

University of Waterloo recreation events are open to all employees of the univeristy and affiliated university colleges and their families. Register/for info uwrc@uwaterloo.ca.

GROOVE dance every Tuesday 5 to 6 p.m. and Wednesdays 12 to 1 p.m., CPH 3607. Rated #5 top fitness trend in SHAPE magazine 2014. For more info schatten@uwaterloo.ca.

Exchange Board — a place for UW/college employees to buy and sell items.

 

Volunteers:

YOUR student newspaper needs volunteers. Visit us at MC 2036…see ya soon!

 

Centre for Career Action workshops:

Sign-up is required for all workshops. Chart info at https://uwaterloo.ca/careeraction/workshop-prerequisite-chart.

Wednesday, March 16

Career Interest Assessment (Strong Interest Inventory) — 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., TC 1112. Note: There is a student materials charge of $10 payable at the Centre for Career Action prior to the session. Once you have registered and paid, you will be given information on how to complete the Strong Interest Inventory online. The assessment must be completed at least two business days prior to the workshop.

Working Effectively in Another Culture — 2:30 to 4 p.m., TC 1208.

Thursday, March 17

Success on the Job — 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., TC 1208.

Getting a U.S. Work Permit — 12 to 1 p.m., TC 2218.

Resumes for Graduate Students — 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., TC 1208. Note: there is a prerequisite for this workshop. See chart website at the top of this section for details. This workshop is for grad students and post docs.

Friday, March 18

Exploring Your Personality Type (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator) — Part 2, TC 1112, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Two-session workshop: attend the first session to learn about your personality type and preferences for learning and decision making. In the second session, discover how to apply your Myers-Briggs Type Indicator results to explore potential careers. Note: There is a student materials charge of $10 payable at the Centre for Career Action prior to the session. Once you have registered and paid, you will be given information on how to complete the MBTI assessment online. The assessment must be completed at least two business days prior to the workshop.

Monday, March 21

Mitacs: Essentials of Productive Teams ­— 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., TC 1112. Note: please register at step.mitacs.ca for this workshop by clicking on The Workshops.

Wednesday, March 23

Professional School Health Programs Q&A — 5 to 6 p.m., TC 1208. Note: there is a prerequesite for this workshop. See chart website at the top of this section for details.

Monday, March 31

Professional School Interviews (Standard & MMI) Q&A — 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., TC 1112. Drop in anytime during the hour.

Wednesday, April 6

Professional School Interviews (MMI) — 2:30 to 4 p.m., TC 1208. Note: there is a prerequisite for this workshop. See chart website at the top of this section for details.

UWaterloo Pharmacy Interviews — 12:30 to 2 p.m., TC 1208. Note: there is a prerequisite for this workshop. See chart website at the top of this section for details.

Wednesday, April 13

Multiple-Mini Interview (MMI) Practice Session — 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., TC 1214. Note: registration is limited. To be eligible for this session you must attend “Professional School Interviews (MMI) or a Professional School Mock Interview prior to the session.

Tuesday, April 12

Professional School Interviews (Standard & MMI) Q&A — 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., TC 1112. Drop in anytime during the hour.

Wednesday, April 20

Professional School Interviews (Standard & MMI) Q&A — 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., TC 1112. Drop in anytime during the hour.

Thursday, April 28

Professional School Interviews (Standard & MMI) Q&A — 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., TC 1112. Drop in anytime during the hour.

 

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