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Members, please spread the word about the Clothing Drive for Almost Home. Saturday, Sept 24th from 9am-2pm at Shoppers Drug Mart at 1011 Princess St. across from the Shopping Centre. If you have extra clothing you can bring them to our Meeting Thursday, Sept 22.
Almost Home clothing drive
After two and a half years, Kingston Connections is excited to be back! The back room is booked at Smitty’s for Sept 15 and 22nd. Schedule: Networking from 8 to 8:30am Breakfast at 8:30am We will be offering virtual attendance through Zoom for members who can’t make it in person or who are not fully comfortable attending in person yet. We are grateful to connect again, and are looking forward to some new faces. Group decided to remain as one business per category. It was discussed that even though we have a Commercial Photographer we could invite someone who performs Wedding/Family photography. In that same way, we have a Commercial cleaning company, but would invite a Residential cleaner. Meetings will be every second Thursday starting September 22nd. That will take us to Dec 15th as our last meeting of 2022. Everyone will be able to present their 30 second elevator speech. In addition to our members presenting, we will invite outside participants to do a workshop/training Some members are looking to hire. Please provide WDK with details to post your job.
The Kingston Connections Meeting Sept 22
Get your tickets for the #HockeyFightsCancer Kingston Frontenacs game this Sat, Feb 15 at Leon’s Centre with our unique link! If you do, $2 from every ticket sold will come back to the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) FLA & The Waterways community office as a donation. This game will be raising funds and awareness for CCS on World Childhood Cancer Day. Come on out for some fun, wear gold or neon to support kids facing cancer, and cheer on the Fronts! For tickets visit: https://bit.ly/ccsfronts
#HockeyFightsCancer Kingston Frontenacs
https://janatiyoga.com/programs/8-week-mindfulness-based-stress-reduction-program-3/ FREE Mindfulness Information Sessions Mindfulness Information Session: Mon March 2 & 9 @ 4:00pm Wed March 4 @ 2:00pm Sun March 8 @ 1:00pm 8-Week Program for 2020: Wed March 11 – April 29 @ 2:00-4:30pm Silent Retreat Day: Sun April 29th @ 10:00 – 3:00pm Integrate mindfulness into your daily life by learning concrete strategies and practices like seated and walking meditation as well as the body scan and gentle yoga. Research shows that mindfulness increases compassion, reduces stress and anxiety and decreases depression. It allows you to cope with chronic pain more effectively and increases patience and tolerance. Face your every day and acute life stresses with increased skill, calmness and an enhanced compassion for yourself and others. “Very impressed with Susan’s knowledge, compassion and ability.” Tina, MBSR participant The program consists of an orientation session, eight weekly classes and an all-day retreat. If you’re ready to make a potent commitment and change your life, start your mindfulness way of life at Janati Yoga School. For more information contact Susan, email@example.com or visit her website, susanyounglifecoaching.com. Susan Young, M.Ad.Ed., RSSW, PPC, is a certified life coach and Mindfulness Facilitator. She has engaged in Mindfulness Practices for […]
8-Week Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Program
Where entrepreneurs learn to sell themselves. Vote for your favourite pitch! Network with some of Kingston’s finest entrepreneurs and business people. Date: Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 Time: 5:00pm – 7:00pm Locations: The Sanctuary 221 Queen Street Kingston, Ontario Admission: $20 OR ENTER TO SPEAK for $50! How Good are you at pitching your business? Sign up to pitch for a shot at winning Business mentoring for a year!($5000 value!) Speech Coaching Marketing Strategy Social Media Support Website Appraisal And more! With thanks to our business partners: Communication And Real Leadership Website Design Kingston Make It Matter Media Inc Diana Lidstone, The Entrepreneurs GPS
Change is coming to Campbell Graham – HollisWealth! Want to know more about what’s new? Come to our open house on September 19th from 11:00AM – 2:00PM for food and fun! Spearhead Brewing Company will now be joining us at the open house! Make sure to grab some refreshing products from them! Thank you to Kelly’s Chip Truck who will be our food vendor for the event! Kelly’s Chip Truck has been serving Kingston and the surrounding area with delicious food for years. In addition to the food and drinks we are having at the open house, we will also be fundraising for the Canadian Cancer Society and Dawn House. All proceeds will be matched by us! So when you come to our open house, feel free to donate! We look forward to seeing you there!
Rebranding Open House
Indian Supper, an evening to excite the palate and the senses! A benefit to support Children’s Homes in India, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Tibet in China. When: Saturday, May 4, 2019 6:30 pm Where: Royal Kingston Curling Club, 130 Days Road, Kingston, K7M 9G4, Ontario, Canada PURCHASE TICKETS Tickets available at “Novel Idea” located at 156 Princess Street or call 343-333-1974 firstname.lastname@example.org Purchase tickets online by using PayPal. You do not need a PayPal account! Buy tickets $35 ea CAD(children under 12 Free) You will receive an email confirmation from Paypal, “Receipt for Your Payment to Child Haven International”. A Printed copy of the email confirmation will be accepted as a ticket to the Child Haven Event. Kingston Connections Member Susan Young is Volunteering and will be offering her services for the silent auction! View original post here: Child Haven International – Kingston Fundraiser
Kingston Fundraising Event – Indian Supper
What is the Teens Learning Code Hackathon Program? Equipping the leaders of tomorrow with the skills and experience to succeed in the future of innovation. Not to mention, have a ton of fun along the way. Pack your laptop and an open mind – and join us for this fun, action-packed Hackathon where we’ll tackle important social issues, chosen by YOU! With the hands-on, social and collaborative learning approach we’re known and loved for, Hackathons provide a fun, collaborative and intensive learning experience that introduces teen girls ages 13-17 years old to the world of solving real-world problems with technology. This special event aims to reinforce the strength in diverse teams and that anyone can contribute to solving problems -whether you are just starting out with coding or have many programming languages under your belt. The experience brings together technical workshops (HTML & CSS, UX/UI), work sessions, unplugged activities and industry insights where you’re able to learn as a group in a collaborative, social, friendly and supportive environment. Teens will be inspired by the amazing instructors and mentors and will learn the technological and creative skills necessary for this ever-changing digital generation. By the end of the Hackathon, you’ll have […]
Get Healthy Kingston is an unique event with over 20 one-of-a-kind experts in Health & Wellness. Interactive Exhibits, Demos, and Draws. Reflexology, Essential Oils, Nutrition, Personal Fitness, Healthcare, Mental Health, Music Therapy, Yoga, Acupuncture, Neuropathy, Hypnosis, Naturopathic Medicine, etc… For more information contact Edie 613-453-5608 Free Admission! https://www.facebook.com/yourkingston.ca/?ref=br_rs https://www.facebook.com/yourtvkingston/?ref=br_rs