Chronicles & Capers – ISSUE 91

Chronicles & Capers

Issue 91

In this issue:

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  • President’s Letter
  • Guest Speaker Jack McNeill
  • Transitioning Into the Next Life Chapter
  • BCRPVPA Website Update
  • Congratulations To Our Photo Contest winners
  • River Cruise Blog
  • Upcoming General Meeting
  • BCRPVPA Contact Information

Meetings Agenda


THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 2023 10:00/am; 9:45 Social 

1) BCPVPA Boardroom, 525 W. 10th Ave.
2) Broadway Canada Line Exit
3) Zoom link forthcoming

Inviting New Retirees to join BCRPVPA

Members who are retiring from BCPVPA as of July 2023 BCRPVPA waives the $20/annual membership fee to applicants who are…

Contact Information Issue 94

Please continue to update changes in email and mailing addresses by contacting: or WEBSITE: Upcoming General Meeting:…

Exercising during Retiremen

An excellent way to keep a daily exercise workout in retirement.

Roots of Empathy

Roots of Empathy Roots of Empathy is pleased to invite you to attend our biennial Research Symposium, “Empathy Towards a…

Cuso International

About Cuso International: Cuso International is an international cooperation and development organization that works to create economic and social opportunities…

The Canadian Coalition for Seniors’ Mental Health

The Canadian Coalition for Seniors’ Mental Health (CCSMH) is a national organization dedicated to promoting better mental health outcomes among…

Getting to Know Our Amazing BCRPVPA Paul Taylor

Paul also will be playing with the South Van Big Band, an exciting and busy big band which has the…

Get to Know Your Amazing BCRPVPA MembersSpotlight on Celina Mau

Growing up in a Chinese immigrant family in the early 1970’s in Vancouver and learning Canada’s two official languages and…

New BCRPVPA Benefit

Sign up to get access to exclusive offers on amazing plans and the latest smartphones. Join us on a fabulous…

Chapter Council Meeting May 5th & 6th, 2023

Chapter Council Meeting, May 5th & 6th, 2023 (Attended by Ted St. Pierre and Christine Johnson) Friday evening Recognition of…

Summary of Speakers’ Presentation 2022-2023 General Meetings

In 2022-2023, the speakers at General Meetings were: (thanks to Christine Johnson) Jack McNeill, the director of Human Works, an…

Scholarship Report by Jeff Larcombe

BCRPVPA Scholarship/Bursary Committee Report Submitted by:- Jeff Larcombe Over the years we have tried to direct scholarships to students who…

Updating Your Contact Information Updating your contact information Anytime throughout the year, if members have moved such as home address, or changed email…

Role of Past Executive Member:

The following current Executive Member is thanked for his years of contribution to the BCRPVP Association: Role of Past Executive…

Welcome the 2023-2024 Executive July 2023-June 2024

WELCOME TO THE 2023-2024 EXECUTIVE (July 1, 2023-June 30, 2024):Please find below the results of the newly elected BCRPVPA Executive…

Past President's Report, Ted St. Pierre

Thank you to the 2022-2023 Executive:We pay tribute to this year’s Executive members who once again, have dedicated their time…

President’s Letter

Hello Everyone,I am penning my final letter to you since I am going to be “Past President” next year. Being…

Movie Game – A Memory challenge

How quickly can you answer these? __________Trek Basic__________ __________Angry Men __________River __________Soldiers Die__________ __________Ordinary Shanghai__________           Days of__________            __________Miss Sunshine…


2022 Spring into Collette Travel Sale Details 20% off River Cruise style tours & tours featuring the Oberammergau Passion Play…

Yammer changing into Viva Engage

If you have the Yammer app you will have already seen the transition to a new icon and the name…


President: Christine Johnson
Past President: Ted St. Pierre
Treasurer: Lanny Young
Benefits/Affinity + Pension: Marsha Arnold
Membership: Deborah Luporini
Communications: Marsha Arnold
Scholarships: Jeff Larcombe, Christine Johnson, & Paul Taylor
Website Committee:  Ted St. Pierre, Marsha Arnold, Jeff Larcombe, Paul Taylor, Christine Johnson
The following positions are Vacant:
• Vice President
• Secretary
• Members-At-Large
November  2022 Newsletter Editor: Ted St. Pierre

Upcoming General Meeting:

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