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January 8, 2024: What’s Happening in Your Neighbourhood?

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Bring your own skates and skate along to amazing tunes spun by a live DJ at the uptown rink!  Every Wednesday in January and February from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, you can skate for free and warm up with a hot drink from Hissing Goose Coffee Roasters.  Each night has a theme, so feel free to dress up!

All city events – City of Waterloo

 

Brush up on your artistic skills at Button Factory Arts this month!   They are offering a variety of workshops and courses on drawing, photography, fused glass, watercolour painting, collaging, and acrylic paintingClick the link below to see all of their offerings and for more details.

Button Factory Arts – Calendar (wildapricot.org)

 

Click here – Activity search | Active Kitchener (activecommunities.com) –  to see what’s happening at Stanley Park Community Centre

Click here – Activity search | Active Kitchener (activecommunities.com) – to see what’s happening at Victoria Hills Community Centre

Click here – Activity search | Active Kitchener (activecommunities.com) to see what’s happening at Williamsburg Community Centre

 

There are plenty of ways to get out and about in Waterloo Region outside your neighbourhood association including:

 

Create Change: Update patterns related to childhood trauma

Monday January 8, 2024
1:00PM – 2:30PM
FREE
Online via Zoom
Create Change: Update patterns related to childhood trauma – Waterloo Tickets, Multiple Dates | Eventbrite

 

Trivia Night

Tuesday January 9, 2024
7:30PM
FREE
Jack Astor’s Bar & Grill – 2960 Kingsway Drive, Kitchener, Ontario
Jack’s Tuesday Night Trivia (free) Tickets, Multiple Dates | Eventbrite

 

Paint Night: Happy New Year Edition

Wednesday January 10, 2024
4:30PM – 6:30PM
FREE
Catalyst Commons – 137 Glasgow Street, Kitchener, Ontario
Paint Night: Happy New Year Edition Tickets, Wed, 10 Jan 2024 at 4:30 PM | Eventbrite

 

The Eras Tour Dance Party

Wednesday January 10, 2024
9:00PM
$17.31
Kentucky Bourbon & BBQ – 103 King Street North, Waterloo, Ontario
The ERAS TOUR Dance Party Tickets, Wed, 10 Jan 2024 at 9:00 PM | Eventbrite

 

Botanical Monoprints Workshop

Thursday January 11, 2024
10:30AM – 12:30PM
$60.00
Button Factory Arts – 25 Regina Street South, Waterloo, Ontario
Button Factory Arts – WORKSHOP- Botanical Monoprints with Anne Williamson (wildapricot.org)

 

Introduction to Watercolour

Thursday January 11 to Thursday February 15, 2024
1:00PM – 3:00PM
$176.00
Button Factory Arts – 25 Regina Street South, Waterloo, Ontario
Button Factory Arts – COURSE- Introduction to Watercolour with Robert Achtemichuk (wildapricot.org)

 

An Evening with Rob Thomson

Thursday January 11, 2024
7:00PM
$49.99
The MUSEUM – 10 King Street West, Kitchener, Ontario
An Evening with Rob Thomson (Philadelphia Phillies) in Conversation Jamie Campbell (Sportsnet’s Toronto Blue Jays broadcaster) – THEMUSEUM

 

Fostering a Vibrant Life in the Wake of Personal Loss

Thursday January 11, 2024
7:00PM – 8:00PM
FREE
Online via Zoom
Fostering a Vibrant Life in the Wake of Personal Loss – Kitchener Tickets, Multiple Dates | Eventbrite

 

KW Glee Live!

Friday January 12, 2024
7:00PM
$36.30
Hagey Hall of the Humanities – 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario
KW Glee Live! | Theatres at UWaterloo

 

Collective Care Series

Friday January 12, 2024
7:00PM – 8:00PM
FREE
The Branches – 9 Samuel Street, Kitchener, Ontario
TEAO Collective Care Series – Kitchener Waterloo: January 12 Tickets, Fri, Jan 12, 2024 at 7:00 PM | Eventbrite

 

The Coloured Friends Comedy Tour

Friday January 12, 2024
7:30PM
$25.00
Kitchener Little Theatre – 9 Princess Street East, Waterloo, Ontario
Raps and Laughs presents: The Coloured Friends Comedy Tour – Kitchener-Waterloo Little Theatre (kwlt.org)

 

Jakob Durst Quintet

Friday January 12, 2024
8:00PM – 10:30PM
$22.00
The Jazz Room – 59 King Street North, Waterloo, Ontario
Jakob Durst Quintet featuring Morgan Childs! – The Jazz Room (kwjazzroom.com)

 

Still Life Watercolour/Ink Workshop

Saturday January 13, 2024
1:00PM – 4:00PM
$57.00
Button Factory Arts – 25 Regina Street South, Waterloo, Ontario
Button Factory Arts – WORKSHOP- Still Life Watercolour/Ink with Moumita Roychowdhury (wildapricot.org)

 

Jocelyn Barth Quartet

Saturday January 13, 2024
8:00PM – 10:30PM
$22.00
The Jazz Room – 59 King Street North, Waterloo, Ontario
Jocelyn Barth Quartet – The Jazz Room (kwjazzroom.com)