Ontario

Nov. 12

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CPT presents The Journey Continues: Re-igniting the Passion for Peace in Palestine and Israel, at Waterloo-Kitchener United Mennonite Church, Waterloo, from 3 to 6 p.m. Speakers: Jonathan Kuttab and Rabbi David Mivasair.

Nov. 10

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“Brave,” an evening of music celebrating courage, compassion and community, with Amanda Kind, Distinguished Alumni Award winner, at Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo, at 7:30 p.m. In support of Aurora House.

Until Nov. 11

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 The World Remembers: 1914-1918. For 48 days, the names of 661,818 soldiers and nurses on all sides of the First World War killed in 1917 will be digitally displayed at more than 60 locations around the world, including at Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo.

Nov. 11

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MCC Peace Conference, at Cornerstone Christian Community Church, Markham, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Focus: MCC’s Cry for Home advocacy campaign on Palestine and Israel.

Nov. 4

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Menno Singers presents Come Evening’s Rest: Evening, Eternity and Time, its first concert with new artistic director Brandon Leis, at Rockway Mennonite Church, Kitchener, at 7:30 p.m. For more information, visit mennosingers.com.

Oct. 29

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Conrad Grebel University College installs its eighth president, Marcus Shantz, in the University of Waterloo’s Hagey Hall, at 2 p.m. Reception to follow at Grebel.

Dec. 2

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Conrad Grebel University College’s Peace Society presents its Make-a-Difference Market, featuring local and fair-trade vendors, food and music, in benefit of Direct Relief; at Grebel beginning at 10 a.m.

Dec. 15-17

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Listowel Mennonite Church presents An Advent Journey Marketplace: (15 and 16) from 7 to 9 p.m.; (17) from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 519-291-2350.

Nov. 18,19

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Soli Deo Gloria Singers present their fall concert, To God Alone be the Glory; (18) at UMEI, Leamington, at 7:30 p.m.; (19) at Leamington United Mennonite, at 3 p.m. For more information, call 519-326-7448.

Oct. 26

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Benjamin Eby Lecture, at Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo, at 7:30 p.m. Speaker: Reina Neufeldt. Topic: “When good intentions are not enough: Confronting ethical challenges in peacebuilding and reconciliation.”

Until Dec. 15

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Painting a Picture of Dignity exhibit explores the theme of dignity through paintings created by people with Alzheimer’s and dementia, at Conrad Grebel University College, Waterloo.

Oct. 15

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Sixth annual Male Chorus Sing at the Detweiler Meeting House, Roseville, at 2:30 p.m. Song leaders: Laverne Martin, Charles Kruger and Laverne Brubacher. For more information, call Sam Steiner at 519-884-1040.

Dec. 16,17

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Pax Christi Chorale presents “Gloria” by Poulenc, and other works, including French carols, at Grace Church on-the-Hill, Toronto: (16) at 7:30 p.m.; (17) at 3 p.m.

Nov. 18

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Fairview Mennonite Home in Cambridge presents its annual handicraft sale, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.: includes decorations, gifts, sweet shop, wreaths, knitting, woodworking; refreshments in the tea room.

Nov. 17-18

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Spirit of Christmas celebration at Nairn Mennonite Church, Ailsa Craig, featuring homemade treats and crafts by local talent and Ten Thousand Villages, plus music of the season. Canned goods welcomed for the local food bank.

Oct. 29

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Pax Christi Chorale presents “Romantic masters,” at Grace Church on-the-Hill, Toronto, at 3 p.m.; featuring works by Bruckner, Brahms and Beethoven.

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