When: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
Where: Hamilton Central Library, 55 York Boulevard, Hamilton

Nearly 60 million people are displaced worldwide. Each day thousands more flee their homes. On June 20th the world commemorates the strength, courage, and resilience of millions of refugees. We stand together #WithRefugees.

Join us on June 20th, 2017 to hear stories of success from refugees at different stages of their settlement journey. Also view a display of artwork created by clients of the newcomer programs at Wesley Urban Ministries and Mohawk College.

When: Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 3:00pm
Where: St Cuthbert's Hamilton, 2 Bond Street North (corner of King Street West), Hamilton

In honour of World Refugee Day True City Hamilton will celebrate the courage and resilience of those who come to Canada in search of freedom. This family-friendly event will give you glimpses into the refugee experience through personal stories, song, poetry and dance. There will be a special story for the children and dance by the Colombian Refugee Association. 

When: Monday, June 12, 2017 - 5:30pm
Where: CoMotion On King, 115 King Street East, Hamilton

Empowerment Squared cordially invites you to our 2017 Annual General Meeting and Community Report. We are excited to bring together our volunteers, program participants, board of directors, community partners, donors, and many friends, to reflect on our 2016 achievements and discuss our plans for the future. We are looking forward to your engagement and input.


Trevor Jaundoo, Chair, Board of Directors
Leo Johnson, Executive Director

When: Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 7:30pm
Where: Hamilton Downtown Mosque, 221 York Boulevard, Hamilton

It is the pleasure of Quran Journey in partnership with Basilique and Downtown Mosque to cordially invite you to break fast with us and learn more about Islam in an open and inviting space where all your questions and welcome! Please RSVP here. 

When: Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 6:30pm
Where: Afro Canadian Caribbean Association Hamilton, 754 Barton Street East, Hamilton

A Caribbean Cultural Extravaganza!Enjoy an evening of Caribbean cuisine, music, artistic expressions and guest presentations!

Tickets: $45 or $40 before May 31, 2017. Table of 10: $400. 

Click here to buy your ticket(s) now.

When: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 8:30am
Where: Sheraton Hotel, 116 King Street West, Hamilton

Key Note – Stories of Struggle to Success (shared by learners nominated for the learner of the year)

Presentation of the Annual Literacy Awards

Cost Seats are $25, table of 10 – $230. Seats must be pre-ordered, sitting is limited. Deadline to order seats is May 23, 2017

Register here

When: Friday, May 26, 2017 - 11:30am
Where: Waterfront Centre, 555 Bay Street North, Hamilton

L'ACFO Régionale Hamilton is pleased to invite you to the first francophone networking luncheon of 2017, on May 26th at the Waterfront Centre located at 555 Bay street North in Hamilton. 

The luncheons are held in French and their objective is to gather francophones and francophiles of the Hamilton region around a leading figure of the French-language community They also provide ideal conditions for francophones and francophiles to network and form a more inclusive community in the Hamilton Region.

When: Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: Wesley Urban Ministries, 52 Catherine Street North, Hamilton

Private Sponsorship Network Meetings will provide:

When: Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Where: Immigrants Working Centre, 160 Centennial Parkway North, Office - 7, Hamilton

This is an excellent opportunity for everyone to come and learn about the importance of having public transit in Riverdale Community. The "Riverdale Transit" Information Session is scheduled on May 25, 2017 (1:00 - 2:30) pm at the IWC Centennial Locatio, 160 Centennial Parkway N. - Office 7

*The session is open to all community members.

*Limited childcare 

*Refreshments provided.

For more information, contact

Alison Miller at
905-522-1148 Ext. 144 or

When: Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 11:00am
Where: Hamilton Downtown Mosque, 221 York Blvd, Hamilton

Hamilton Downtown Mosque presents Spring Fair & Mom-2-Mom Sale on May 20, 2017. 

Vendors, face painting, interactive kids zone and much more!