What's New

December 4, 2017 - 7:00pm
Join us for a panel discussion with local farmers exploring the joys and complexities of farming and growing local...
Click here to download and print a .pdf of our 2017 Fundraising Letter. Dear Friends, The Working Centre community...
November 15, 2017 - 7:00pm
Fresh Ground Cafe will be hosting the graduation ceremony for the 2016 Diploma in Local Democracy class. This past...
October 13, 2017 - 5:00pm
Local artists gathering together for a one night exhibition. 10% of all purchases will be donated to support The...
We are gathering together a group to read and discuss Wendell Berry’s essays in The Art of the Commonplace, a...
We invite you to join us for some of the following events. Fermented Thoughts is our new forum for imaginative thought...
The September Issue of Good Work News features articles on... Fresh Ground Open House Seniors Oral History Project Co...
September 22, 2017 - 10:00am
Here at The Green Door we’re looking forward autumn, with that in mind we will be having a 50% summer clearance sale...
If you are attracted to the philosophy and action of The Working Centre, consider joining with us by applying directly...
August 30, 2017 - 7:30pm
Co-presented by The Working Centre and Princess Cinemas. Featuring special guest, Wesley Bates, acclaimed wood engraver...
August 26, 2017 - 7:00pm
A one of a kind music and poetry event that supports the great work of ShamRose and features talented local artists....
July 14, 2017 - 9:00am
The 58 Queen Street South location of The Working Centre will be closed this Friday for renovations.  We will reopen...
Through volunteer work in the community Lao learned about Access to University (A2U), a collaborative program offered...
"A community dental clinic, one of only two in the province, has successfully opened its doors in Waterloo Region....
June 22, 2017 - 11:00am
Please join us on Thursday June 22 as we celebrate the opening of The Working Centre’s 256 King Street East location...
"The Working Centre’s Community Access Bikeshare (CAB) program has launched for the season with plans to expand and...
"More than a year after coming to Waterloo region, many Syrian refugees have found a place to live, are learning...
July 19, 2017 - 7:00pm
Do you work in community? Are you working in creative ways to support people while buffering bureaucracy? Do you find...
Laurier School in the Community: A2U The A2U (access-to-university) program is a new collaborative project between The...
May 17, 2017 - 6:30pm
Join us for an introduction to parts of a bike, common tools, how to do a basic safety check and how to patch a tube!...
April 22, 2017 - 9:00pm
This event is part of The Boathouse's Five Weeks for Miles concert series in support of affordable & sustainable...
"The Working Centre's provincial funding was renewed to offer free tax clinics for people struggling on a low income....
March 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Come start your very own worm composting bin! With all materials provided, you’ll take home a fully-functioning, no-...
Click on the links below for more information on opportunities for Interns, Volunteers, and High School Co-op Students...
The Working Centre, in collaboration with our community partners, has customized some workplace supports to help...
People are living longer than in previous generations, and they are thinking differently about work and occupation....
Renison University College will be offering a free 12-week introduction to humanities course on Thursday evenings...
April 8, 2017 - 5:30pm
Born in nearby Harriston, Ontario, Neil has become a fixture in Waterloo Region as a media personality, a sales...
Urban Agriculture Internship at The Working Centre 2017 Season The Working Centre is offering an internship...
Community Arabic/English Transition Support Assistants 2 Full-time Temporary  Job Creation Partnership Project ** at...
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