Events - October 2023

Tuesday, October 31, 2023 — 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT
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Spooktacular Spannock and Wicked Silent Auction

Event Title: Spooktacular Spannock and Wicked Silent Auction

Date: Tuesday, October 31st from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Thursday, October 26, 2023 — 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
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Lets get cooking!

Join UW United Way, Chef Mark Meinzinger and featuring celebrity chef Cathy Newell Kelly for a live cooking show where they will be making, Chef Mark's Family Chicken Stew!

Thursday, October 26, 2023 — 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
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Come to Engineering 6, first floor lobby on October 26th for a plant sale! The event will run from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. All proceeds will beneft United Way Waterloo Region Communities.

Wednesday, October 25, 2023 — 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
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Join us in the Health expansion foyer for a United Way Bake Sale on October 25th from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm!

Tuesday, October 24, 2023 10:00 AM EDT
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Come to the Centre- Counter 8 on October 24th for a bake sale!

Thursday, October 19, 2023 — 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM EDT
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Come see us in B. C. Matthews Hall (BMH) 1686 for our United Way Book Sale on October 8th from 8:00 am to 12:30 pm!

Tuesday, October 17, 2023 — 10:00 AM to Friday, October 27, 2023 — 3:00 PM EDT
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Burst a Balloon Fundraiser for the United Way

Where: Arts Undergrad Office in PAS 2439

When: Runs October 17th until October 27th from 10am – 3pm

$5 White Balloon – guaranteed $10-$15 gift card from local restaurant/food store

Monday, October 16, 2023 — 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
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Souper Monday!

United Way lunchtime fundraiser is back and is expected to warm everyone one up! Join us at Science Teaching Complex on October 16th from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and enjoy a delicious bowl of soup prepared by UW Catering and Event Services.

Thursday, October 12, 2023 12:00 PM EDT
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Tuesday, October 10, 2023 — 12:00 AM to Friday, October 20, 2023 — 11:55 PM EDT

Legal & Immigration Services  (LIS) is doing a silent auction! The event runs from Tuesday Oct 10th – Friday October 20th  but you can view the items before Tuesday.   We have some amazing items up for grabs. 

The auction can be found here:  LIS Silent Auction   

Thursday, October 5, 2023 7:00 PM EDT
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Come out and support the Men's Hockey teamat their home opener game on October 5th at 7:00 pm at Columbia Icefield. 

Wednesday, October 4, 2023 11:00 AM EDT
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Join us for the United Way Faculty of Health Walk! On October 4th at 11 am, meet us at the Ring Road doors of B. C. Matthews Hall (BMH). Wear your RED!

Monday, October 2, 2023 — 8:30 AM to Tuesday, October 31, 2023 — 5:00 PM EDT
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As October ushers in a time of reflection and giving, consider extending your gratitude and support to your colleagues through a meaningful gesture in support of United Way. This October, sending a “Token of Appreciation” to your co-workers not only acknowledges their contributions but also empowers a collective spirit of compassion and community.

Monday, October 2, 2023 — 8:30 AM to Tuesday, October 31, 2023 — 5:00 PM EDT
Recipe book, spatula and whisk cartoon.

Inspired by a recipe collection created in 1982 to celebrate the University of Waterloo’s 25th anniversary, Library staff have pulled together their favourite recipes for an updated collection! For a suggested donation of $5 you’ll receive a digital copy of the collection. You can make your donation here, and you’ll get the pdf via email.

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