Though long retired from RRC, no moss grows under Kent Morgan‘s feet. Still writing a bi-weekly sports column for five Winnipeg community newspapers, his December 3rd installment (posted online in the Canstar Community News at goo.gl/hkVWaE) is sure to interest many HG members. Continue reading
How rare it is these days for a movie to cause an audience to spontaneously break into applause at its end. Prosecuting Evil is such a film. And though clearly out of sync with the rest of the pablum on the cineplex marquis (Ralph Breaks the Internet, The Grinch, Instant Family), this truly extraordinary story of a tireless crusader for peace delivers a most relevant message for the season and our time. Continue reading
We sadly report that former Bomber Roger Hamelin passed away November 25 at the age of 77. Roger was an HG member who had taught structural drafting at RRC for over 25 years.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Wednesday, December 5 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Vital Parish, 1629 Pembina Hwy., with Father Mark Tarrant officiating, with interment to be followed at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Roger to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
As mentioned in the minutes, Rose Marie Hess read this piece at the October HG meeting. It was suggested that we could sponsor or get the ball rolling for an event such as this for students in the college who are on a very limited budget. Lots of discussion took place and it was decided it was a complex undertaking. It was suggested that Food Services and the Student Association be involved. Rose was asked to talk to John Reimers about it in November and we will see where it goes from there.
Heritage Group meeting of October 18, 2018.
by Leslie Walsh
When choosing speakers for the 2018-19 year, Ron Blicq’s was one of the sessiomns members voted to hear. HG member Ron volunteered to, “talk about how it has been for me making the transition to a seniors’ living space, what to expect and not to expect, and how it has affected me and my family.” Ron had also suggested that a residence staff person join him to fill in details.
Below is a summary of Ron and Brandi’s tag-team presentation.