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Family Violence Project of Waterloo Region: The Family Violence Project of Waterloo Region is a collaborative of agencies that provides wrap-around, seamless services to victims of domestic violence - all from a single location.
Sexual Abuse Treatment Programs
Sexual Abuse Treatment Program Walk In Consultation
That's Not Cool Campaign: In late March organizations throughout Ontario will be promoting the websites www.thatsnotcool.com and www.facebook.com/thatsnotcoolcanada. Thatís Not Cool is a public education campaign using digital examples of controlling, pressuring and threatening behaviour to raise awareness about and prevent teen dating abuse. You may find it worthwhile to check out the websites yourself and have a conversation with your own teens. If you have any questions about the campaign or wish to get involved please contact Anthony Piscitelli at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Children's Needs Distribution
Centre - call (519)745-9461
for an appointment. Highland Baptist Church, 135 Highland Road West,
Basic Needs Guide -
written by the Social Planning Council of Kitchener-Waterloo, helps
provide individuals with connections to vital resources within your
2003 City of Kitchener Black Book
- contains valuable information
about services available in the community. Published by the City
of Kitchener, much of the information refers to services available
in Kitchener. Call (519) 741-2323 for your free copy. Web site
Guides to Activities in Waterloo Region
- Growing Up in Grand River
- A comprehensive listing of family events available in Waterloo
Region. Copies are available at your local libraries or Ontario
Early Years Centres. Web
site coming soon.
- St. Agatha StrawberryFest,
St. Agatha Community Centre, just off Erbs Rd West in the heart
of St. Agatha. StrawberryFest happens every year on the 3rd Saturday in June.
Pancake breakfast kicks off a day of children's games and activities,
Strawberry Lane vendors with crafts and items for sale, strawberry
pie baking contest and winning pies auction, talent show, beverage
garden, antique car show, baseball/hockey radar contest, silent
auction and raffle, BBQ lunch, strawberry pies, strawberries and
Call 519-699-6063 for information.
Times Around the Town Guide
of Waterloo This area is for events which are occurring in
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada; are open to the general public;
Hamburg Independant Community Calendar
Chronicle Community Calendar
Free Activities in Waterloo Region
Parent Craft Corner A place to find fun and creative craft
ideas for you and your child. Check out their featured Craft of
the Month, plus find more great projects.
Cambridge Heritage River Trail
Elmira Maple Syrup Festival March
Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival July
Waterloo Busker Carnival August
Wellesley Apple Butter and Cheese Festival September
Kitchener Farmers Market
St. Jacobs Farmers Market
Waterloo Farmers Market
Cambridge Farmers Market
Public Library Hosts many low cost activities throughout the year including free films and various children's programs.
Waterloo Public Library Hosts a Family Fun Day and many other exciting events.
Tooney Tuesdays - Children's entertainment in front of Kitchener City Hall on Tuesday evenings in July.
Kidspark in Victoria Park, Kitchener August
City of Kitchener Skate Parks
City of Cambridge Skate Parks
Waterloo Rec Complex Action Sports Park
Chandler-Mowat After 4 Program July & August
YMCAs of Cambridge & Kitchener-Waterloo
Watch children's (siblings)school games.
Plant some seeds in a window box or pot and watch them grow
Visit a maple syrup bush in the spring
Attend a cat, dog, or horse show
Watch a local band practice e.g.: pipe bands at the Armoury locations, Salvation Army bands, etc.
Attend the Mill Race Festival in Cambridge, Civic Holiday weekend in August
Bike on trail
Watch a minor sports game: soccer, baseball, and hockey
Play in a park
Watch a parade
Make a scrap book
Visit a book store
Watch fireworks at designated parks on Victoria Day and Canada Day
Toboggan down a safe hill
Go on a picnic
Play a board game at the park
Play Chess in front of Kitchener City Hall
Go to see antique cars when they come to your mall, park, etc.