Repair Cafe Pop-up at KW Library of Things

The KW Library of Things, which lives in our midtown Mount Hope neighbourhood, is hosting it’s first Repair Cafe. Run by some awesome repair volunteers and fabric and sewing studio Spool & Spindle, don’t throw away this chance to fix that thing you love that’s been sitting in the cupboard or closet. Saturday September 28, … More Repair Cafe Pop-up at KW Library of Things

Celebrating supported employment at the Library of Things

Have you been to KW Library of Things lately? It’s right in the middle of our midtown Mount Hope neighbourhood at 91 Moore Ave, co-habitating with Extend-A-Family Waterloo Region. Drop by this Saturday, April 27th between 10 – 11am to celebrate the grant recently received for a supported employment project. This grant has allowed the … More Celebrating supported employment at the Library of Things

Congratulations to our social activist neighbour, Michelle Buckner

Our neighbour Michelle Buckner, known by many of us as a force for positive social change in our neighbourhood and city, has been recognized by the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario with an award for social activism for her work to support breastfeeding mothers. The “Breastfeeding Buddies” programme that she founded provides a support network … More Congratulations to our social activist neighbour, Michelle Buckner

Two free outdoor movies in the park this summer

Just a quick message here to let you know about the FREE outdoor movies that a few neighbours and I have been organizing for this summer!  Feel free to spread the word, and invite other neighbours or friends. Free Summer Movies in Duke Street Playground (on Duke St West) Family-Friendly movies under the stars ~ Screenings … More Two free outdoor movies in the park this summer