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Multicultural Connections 2024

Embracing Diversity: Narratives of Belonging from Waterloo Region's Ethnocultural Communities

Join us for an incredible evening to connect with others and foster a more inclusive community! This event is free and is designed for newcomers, immigrants, refugees, ethno-cultural organizations, and the community at large. It's a chance to meet and engage with remarkable ethno-cultural groups, gain insights into the rich history and culture of the Indigenous peoples, and participate in activities designed to inspire and connect youth.

Event Details
Date and time: May 30, 2024 @5:00 PM-7:30 PM
Location: Balsillie School of International Affairs, 67 Erb St. W, Waterloo
No registration required

5:00 - 7:30 PM - Meet and Greet with Ethnocultural Organizations
5:30 - 6:30 PM - Indigenous Learning
6:00 - 7:30 PM - Human Library
6:30 - 7:30 PM - Youth Led: Empowering Activity

Snacks & children’s activities provided. Interpretation offered in multiple languages!
Join us to celebrate diversity, foster understanding, and build bridges of belonging.

For more information, please contact Ana Lagos Suazo at ana.lagos@kwmulticultural.ca or by phone at 226-972-4836

Past events

Multicultural Connections 2023
Join us for this amazing event! Make new friends and build a more inclusive community at the Central Library on May 10th!

This FREE event is for newcomers, immigrants, refugees, ethnocultural organizations, and the community at large.

  • Meet ethnocultural organizations
  • Learn about community resources
  • Grant writing presentation
  • Learn about Indigenous culture through music and dance
  • Dance workshop and children’s activities
  • Free prizes for first 100 people
Event Details
Date and time: May 10, 2023 @ 5:00 PM-7:30 PM
Available at: Central Library, Lower Level, 85 Queen Street North, Kitchener ON N2H2H1
For further information contact:
Ana Lagos Suazo
226-972-4836
No registration required

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