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St. Jacobs Country Playhouse
40 Benjamin Road Waterloo ON
~2.08 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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Located in the heart of St. Jacobs Country and bordering the city of Waterloo, the St. Jacobs Country Playhouse has quickly become a source of tremendous pride for the community. Operating year-round, the 385-seat venue features the turn-of-thecentury masonry and heavy timber character associated with the traditional Mennonite lifestyle.
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2001 University Avenue East Waterloo ON
~2.58 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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RIM Park is a 500-acre (2 km²) city park facility on the northeast side of the city of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, close to the neighbourhood of Eastbridge. Key facilities and features include the Manulife Financial Sportsplex and Healthy Living Centre, the heritage Mennonite Martin farm, and the Grey Silo Golf Course. The eastern edge of the park borders on the Grand River for 1.5 km.The name was selected by the park's largest donor, the employees of Research In Motion, who contributed $2 million in 2001. In the planning stages, it had been called Millennium Recreation Park. The total up-front cost was $56.7-million, most of which was financed by a lease-style loan. Parts of the park opened in June 2001 and the grand opening was held on November 3, 2001.
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University Of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West Waterloo ON
~4.67 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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The University of Waterloo is a comprehensive public university in the city of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.The University of Waterloo is a comprehensive public university in the city of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. The school was founded in 1957 by Drs. Gerry Hagey and Ira G. Needles, and has since grown to an institution of more than 30,000 students, faculty, and staff. The school is notable for being the first university in North America to create a Faculty of Mathematics, and for having the largest co-operative education program in the world. Waterloo maintains one of the lowest endowments of all large Canadian universities, something officials have been trying to improve over the last 10 years.Maclean's Reputational University Rankings for Canadian universities has c...
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Downtown Waterloo (Neighborhood)
~5.14 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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Downtown Kitchener (Neighborhood)
~6.72 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory
2500 Kossuth Rd Cambridge ON
~11.04 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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Formerly the Wings of Paradise Butterfly Conservatory, opened January 26, 2001 and is a privately owned Canadian Corporation. Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory is situated on a 117 acre site which includes the environmentally sensitive Kossuth Bog. The 25,000 square foot facility includes a 10,800 square foot indoor tropical garden featuring 1000’s of free flying butterflies from around the world, over 75 different varieties of tropical plants, waterfalls, streams, reflecting pools, tropical finches, chinese painted quail and red-eared slider turtles.
|#7 of 16 Things To Do in Saint Jacobs|
299 Doon Valley Drive Kitchener ON
~12.62 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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Conestoga College is a leading Canadian Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning.The Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning is a public college based in Kitchener, Ontario in Canada.The College was founded in 1967 as the Conestoga College of Applied Arts and Technology, one of many such institutions established in that time by the Ontario government to grant diplomas and certificates in career-related, skills-oriented programs. It was renamed in 2002 when the government extended the school's reach, namely to grant degrees in technology-based fields.Over the years, it has added additional programs such as the Master of Business Administration program, in cooperation with the University of Windsor. In addition, the College offers a new nursing curricul...
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~14.63 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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Fergus is the largest community in Centre Wellington, a township within Wellington County in Ontario, Canada. It lies on the Grand River about 25 km north of Guelph.The first settlers to this area were freed slaves who formed what was known as the Pierpoint Settlement, named after their leader, Richard Pierpoint. Along with a half dozen other men, Pierpoint was granted land in Garafraxa Township somewhere around what is now Scotland Street in Fergus.In 1833, just a quarter mile from the Pierpoint settlement, Little Falls was established by Adam Fergusson. Along with fellow Scot James Webster, he purchased 7000 acres (28 km²) of uncleared land in Nichol Township and laid out the town of Fergus. Webster took up residence here and supervised the settlement's early development.The firs...
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Downtown Guelph (Neighborhood)
141 Wyndham Street North Guelph ON
~15.19 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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Stone Road Mall
435 Stone Road Guelph ON
~15.78 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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With over 130 stores, Stone Road Mall is the largest enclosed shopping centre in Guelph and Wellington County.Stone Road Mall, situated at Stone Road West and Edinburgh Road, is the largest shopping mall in Guelph, Ontario, Canada with approximately 520,000 square feet (50,000 m2) of Gross leasable area and 130 stores. It is operated by Oxford Properties.It first opened in 1975 with a Kmart, Sears, and 35 other stores.The first major renovation occurred in 1989 with the addition of the Atrium which included the 5 plex, Odeon Cinema and adjacent parkade with spots for 600+ vehicles. In 1997 the food court was renovated. When Kmart exited Canada, Zellers occupied their space until a new stand-alone store was built in 2004. That year also saw the largest renovation to the centre since...
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Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO)
615 SCOTTSDALE DRIVE GUELPH ON
~15.78 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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LCBO stores are generally the only stores allowed to sell hard liquor in Ontario.The Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) is a provincial Crown corporation in Ontario, Canada established in 1927 by Lieutenant Governor William Donald Ross, on the advice of his Premier, Howard Ferguson, to sell liquor, wine, and beer through a chain of retail stores. Such sales had been banned outright in 1916; thus, the creation of the LCBO marked an easing of the province's temperance regime (see Prohibition in Canada).LCBO stores are generally the only stores allowed to sell hard liquor in Ontario. Currently, the LCBO is one of the world's largest single purchasers of beverage alcohol products. Beer is also sold by the (Molson Coors, InBev and Sapporo Brewery owned) Brewers Retail Inc., which goes...
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Drayton Festival Theatre
33 Wellington St. Drayton ON
~16.27 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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With its plush seating, modern elevator, upgraded washrooms, and state-of-the-art air-conditioning system, this historic theatre is one of the most comfortable and accessible of its kind in the country. The Drayton Festival Theatre is a renovated 1902 Opera House, boasting wonderful acoustic qualities. This former Town Hall has a rich history of entertaining audiences with the finest talent in professional theatre, including such legendary performers as Beatrice Lillie.Drayton Entertainment is a registered charitable organization and one of Canada's most successful professional theatre companies. Each year we present the finest in musicals, comedies and dramas to over 200,000 theatregoers at six venues in Ontario: the original Drayton Festival Theatre in Drayton, Huron Country Playhou...
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University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East Guelph ON
~16.41 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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The University of Guelph is ranked as one of Canada's top comprehensive universities because of our commitment to student learning and innovative research.The University of Guelph, also known as U of G, is a medium-sized university located in Guelph, Ontario, Canada. It was established in 1964 after the amalgamation of Ontario Agricultural College, the Macdonald Institute, and the Ontario Veterinary College. While the U of G currently offers over 94 undergraduate degrees, 48 graduate programs, and 6 associate degrees in many different disciplines, it is the on-going history of achievement in its roots of agriculture and veterinary medicine, and the modern focus on life sciences that define the university.The University of Guelph was ranked by Maclean's magazine as the fourth-best com...
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Downtown Cambridge (Neighborhood)
~17.08 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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African Lion Safari
1 Cambridge St Branchton ON
~19.19 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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An African Nature Game Park and Ontario Tourism landmark,
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Downtown Stratford (Neighborhood)
~24.35 miles from Saint Jacobs city center
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