Community Fridge Needs Volunteers

Guest Post by Dinah Murdoch Greetings, Neighbours!  Did you know that our neighbourhood is home to a community fridge? Indeed, it’s tucked in behind Cafe Pyrus Outpost at 150 Roger St. and it runs on a take-what-you-need and give-what-you-can philosophy. The fridge is accessible 24-7 both for donations and for those in need. The 519 … More Community Fridge Needs Volunteers

Midtown Stocking Stuffer Fundraiser

GUEST POST from KATHY MORTIMER Every year Midtown collects items for Kitchener Downtown Community Health Centre (KDCHC) to distribute to people experiencing homelessness over the holiday season. People who work at KDCHC tell us these small gifts are really meaningful to the people who receive them. Since 2020 we haven’t gathered in person to collect … More Midtown Stocking Stuffer Fundraiser

December 21 is Lantern Night: See you in the darkness, with light

GUEST POST: from Sarah, Julian, Johanna and Mira Hi neighbours and friends,It’s been about 10 years now that we’ve held tiny and sometimes large lantern walks in our neighbourhood, joined by many of you. Winter solstice is today, Monday December 21, and we’ve been distracted and tired out, but we wanted to mark it anyway. … More December 21 is Lantern Night: See you in the darkness, with light