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Upcoming events

Saturday, March 15

Waterloo Chamber Players present “Stories Untold, a Night of Music and Art,” at K-W Mennonite Church, 15 George Street, Waterloo. For more info 519-208-5508 or waterloocp@gmail.com.

Friday, March 21

Graduating soon? Need to start thinking about paying back your student loans? Please join us for the National Student Loan Centre’s OSAP repayment session at the Student Life Centre, Multi-purpose room. Two sessions from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 12 to 1 p.m.

Monday, March 24 to 26

Blue Ribbon Campaign Against Sex Trafficking. Be educated, grab a ribbon, get your picture taken, and sign the petition at SLC Vendors Alley 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more info/volunteer: ijmuwaterloo@gmail.com.

Tuesday, March 25

University of Waterloo Midnight Sun solar rayce car team wants to see you at the Student Life Centre, Great Hall to celebrate the launch of our crowd-funding project. Check out our tenth car, MS X, a veteran with three years of solar racing under its belt–er tires! We will be in the Great Hall from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Thursday, March 27

Free screening of “Nefarious: Merchant of Souls” (nefariousdocumentary.com) in the SLC Multi-Purpose room at 6:30 p.m. Be educated on the injustice of sex trafficking around the world. Email ijmuwaterloo@gmail.com for info.

Friday, March 28 

UN International Day for the  elimination of racial discrimination. For all info on day and evening events, go to www.crosscultures.ca.

Friday, March 28-31

EXPLORE the riveting world and culture of entrepreneurship; EXPERIENCE ambition and passion among participating delegates; ENGAGE in an intensive two-day case competition featuring real life start-ups. Apply to UW Apprentice Competition today at www.uwapprentice.com.

Saturday, April 5

Come taste the tradition from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the town of Elmira — 50th Anniversary of the Elmira Maple Syrup Festival. For more information, please visit www.elmiramaplesyrup.com.

Announcements

ATTENTION ladies! FASTBALL players WANTED! KW based recreational women’s league is looking for players for the 2014 season. Part-time players welcome! Visit www.kwladiesfastball.com for league and contact info.

C.L.O.U.D. Projects at UW — get involved in a sustainable development project in developing communities around the world! Join The New World Community and travel to Kenya, Haiti, or the Dominican Republic. Visit www.thenwc.com/cloud_projects/cloud_on_campus or email Waterloo@thenwc.com for more details!

Are you interested in putting your UX skills into practice? Join us for an unforgettable experience and a chance to win awards totalling $20,000. For more info and to register visit UWaterloo Stratford campus home page.

Church of Scientology of Cambridge presents a free public information centre with over 500 films such as, effective study skills; communication in social life and business and more. Open Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., 1305 Bishop Street, N., Cambridge.

University green guide was released this past September! Look for hard copies in the SLC and Waterloo Residences’ Front Desks. The guide is also available online on the SEED web site and likely soon on the UW Sustainability web site. SEED: https://uwaterloo.ca/school-environment-enterprise-development/.

Volunteer

Snow buddies needed for local seniors. Approximately 95 clients are on the wait list. For more info call Rosalind Horne at 519-772-8787, ext 225; RosalindH@communitysupportconnections.org or Carolyn Coyle at 519-579-6930; carolyn.coyle@waterloo.ca.

Student Opportunity

Mystery Shoppers wanted – ideal candidates are focused, detail-oriented communicators who follow directions well and can keep details confidential. This is a one-time gig and once completed successfully, the candidate and their guest will receive the meal for free. Please send your resume to alexander.kelley@feds.ca. Must love food.

Ongoing Events

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. Marks Church, 825 King Street, W., Kitchener (basement).

TUESDAYS

Scottish Country Dancing — try something completely different this winter! Tuesday evenings from 8 to 10 p.m. at Historic St. Paul’s Church, 137 Queen Street, S., Kitchener. No partner required. Traditional jigs, reels and strathspreysin group dancing. For more info www.rscds.kitchener.on.ca.

UWRC Events

University of Waterloo recreation events are open to all employees of the univeristy and affiliated university colleges and their families/guests. Registration required at schatten@uwaterloo.ca

Beginning Wednesday, Feb. 26 — The Groove Dance Session with Cindy Howe from 12 to 1 p.m., CPH 3607, for 5 weeks. 

UWRC Book Club — 12 p.m., LIB 407 —  Wednesday, March 19: “Brain on Fire,” by Susannah Cahalan (new) ; Wednesday, April 16: “Gone Girl,” by Gillian Flynn (new).

Saturday, May 3 — Theatre at St. Jacob’s Country Playhouse presents “Legally Blonde, the Musical” at 8 p.m.

Saturday, June 14 — Theatre at St. Jacob’s Country Playhouse presents “The Affections of May-A Love Triangle of Laughs” at 8 p.m.

CENTRE FOR CAREER ACTION WORKSHOPS

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. Marks Church, 825 King Street, W., Kitchener (basement).

TUESDAYS

Scottish Country Dancing — try something completely different this winter! Tuesday evenings from 8 to 10 p.m. at Historic St. Paul’s Church, 137 Queen Street, S., Kitchener. No partner required. Traditional jigs, reels and strathspreysin group dancing. For more info www.rscds.kitchener.on.ca.

Classifieds

HELP WANTED

Full and part-time help wanted — we are looking for key people to expand our financial services business in this area. Experience not necessary, as we train. For an interview call 519-893-3052 and ask for Gerard.

Weekend counsellors and relief staff to work in homes for individuals with developmental challenges. Minimum eight-month commitment. Paid positions. Send resume to Human Resources, KW Habilitation Services, 108 Sydney Street, Kitchener, ON N2G 3V2.

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