Manufacturing Workshop
Sep
26
2:00 pm14:00

Manufacturing Workshop

  • Kitchener-Waterloo Multicultural Centre

Come learn about the excellent careers in Manufacturing.

Brad Labadie from the Workforce Planning Board will be in attendance to allow participants to learn about the opportunities and careers available in the manufacturing sector in Waterloo and Wellington Regions.

Email Brittney or Paulina at jsw@kwmc-on.com to register.

How to Win Scholarship Awards
Sep
23
3:00 pm15:00

How to Win Scholarship Awards

  • Waterloo Public Library - McCormick Branch

Scholarship Funds are available for you!

Learn proven strategies and tips from a National Scholarship award recipient
currently at University of Waterloo, and a previous two-time Scholarship award winner!

Scholarship Foundation staff will be available to provide valuable information and answer your questions.

For more information, call us at 519 745 2531 or call Yoke Kennedy at 519-505-2542 or the Waterloo Public Library at 519 886 1310 ext.124

Sustainable Transportation Information Session
Aug
31
6:00 pm18:00

Sustainable Transportation Information Session

  • Kitchener Public Library - Meeting Room C

Join us and Enter a Draw to Win a Free Community Access Bikeshare Membership and Bike Accessories Courtesy of Black Arrow Cycles!

Come learn about various low or no cost transportation options in Kitchener-Waterloo at the Central Branch of Kitchener Public Library.

Representatives from The Working Centre, Family Outreach Program and Recycle Cycle will be on site to answer your question + attendees will be entered into a draw.

We'll also have bus tickets and light refreshments on hand, not to mention Arabic interpretation for newcomers to our community.

Come out and learn some wonderful ways to get around our city that are great for your health, wallet and the environment !

Canadian Pension Plan & Old Age Security Information Session
Jul
28
6:30 pm18:30

Canadian Pension Plan & Old Age Security Information Session

  • Grand River Library

Join us to learn more about Canada Pension Plan (CPP) and Old Age Security (OAS) pension.

This is a Library Settlement Partnership program. Light refreshments will be served and bus tickets are available.

Registration required. Call Wasan at 519-745-2531 ext. 132 or email
wasan@kwmc-on.com.

Bus Routes:

#23 Idlewood (Ottawa and Oldfield Stop)

#204 iExpress The Boardwalk - Lackner/Ottawa (Ottawa and Lackner Stop)

Banking Fair
Jul
13
6:30 pm18:30

Banking Fair

  • Kitchener Public Library

Learn about the services banks and credit unions are offering to new immmigrants. Staff from local banks and credit unions will be available to answer your questions and share information.

This is a Library Settlement Partnership program. Light refreshments will be served and bus tickets are available.

Registration required. Call Wasan at 519-745-2531 ext. 132 or email
wasan@kwmc-on.com.

Bus Routes:

#8 via Weber (Queen and Ahrens Stop)

Group of Five Refugee Sponsorship Information Session
Jun
16
6:30 pm18:30

Group of Five Refugee Sponsorship Information Session

  • Kitchener Public Library - Meeting Room C

Are you interested in learning more about Group of Five sponsorship?

This information session presented by a Trainer from the Refugee Sponsorship Training Program will review the responsibilites and requirements of sponsors and provide guidance on the application process.

Light refreshments will be served. Bus tickets are available to attend the program.

Registration is required. Please contact Kristin Fox at (519) 745-2531 or email to register.

Bus Route: #8 University-Fairview Park

First Time Home Buyer Information Session
May
30
7:00 pm19:00

First Time Home Buyer Information Session

  • Forest Heights Community Library

Are you thinking of buying your first home? Learn about programs available in Waterloo Region to support new home buyers, available tax refunds, and general home buying tips.