Community Events

Sustainable Waterloo Region is pleased to list events happening throughout the Waterloo Region that are focused on environmental awareness and solutions.

To have your event added please contact Mariah Smith for consideration.

* The sponsors shown on the right are affiliated with RCI events only, and do not necessarily endorse any of the Community Events shown on this page.

UW R+T Park Sustainability Day

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Time: 11:00AM - 1:00PM

Location: UW Research + Technology Park

Join the Research + Technology Park Green team and Sustainable Waterloo Region as we explore exciting ways to keep R+T Park green. Learn about bike and car share , waste & water management, green energy and more. EVs will be available for test drive and a great selection of food trucks will be available.
144 Park Condo in Waterloo - About 20 condo owners have decided to install a charging station in their parking spot. Partnering with the condo association, we are organizing an EV test drive to give the condo owners first hand experience in driving an EV.

National Drive Electric Week

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Time: 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Location: Kitchener City Hall, 200 King Street West, Kitchener, ON N2G 4G7

National Drive Electric Week, is a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today's widespread availability of plug-in vehicles and highlight the benefits of all-electric and plug-in hybrid-electric vehicles. Electric vehicles (EVs) will be showcased by their respective owners while Plug N Drive will conduct EV test drives.