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RETIRED TEACHERS’ ASSOCIATION OF MANITOBA


KEEP IN TOUCH


Spring 2014 • Vol. 25 No. 4 Published by


RETIRED TEACHERS’ ASSOCIATION OF MANITOBA


All materials for the next issue of Keep In Touch must be emailed to dsage@mymts.net and received by May 26, 2014, 5:00 p.m. Materials published here do not necessarily represent the policies nor views of RTAM.


UPCOMING EVENTS › May 27, 2014 - Chapter Presidents’ Meeting May 28, 2014 - AGM at the Ramada Viscount Gort Hotel, Winnipeg.


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HAVE YOU MOVED OR CHANGED


YOUR ADDRESS? Contact TRAF at 204-949-0048 or toll free at 1-800-782-0714 or mail to Room 330 Johnston Terminal 25 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg, MB R3C 4S8. RTAM can not change your address.


RETIRED TEACHERS’ ASSOCIATION OF MANITOBA


113-1555 St. James St. Winnipeg MB R3H 1B5 Phone 889-3660 • 1-888-393-8082 Email: rtam@mts.netwww.rtam.mb.ca


Editor-in-Chief: Doreen Sage Box 252 Neepawa, MB R0J 1H0 Phone: (204) 476-5772 Email: dsage@mymts.net Executive Assistant: Carol Gillis Office Assistant: Grace Reimer


Privacy Officer: Wayne Hughes 82 Whiteshell Avenue Winnipeg R2C 2R9 204-222-4011


lwhughes@mymts.net


Board of Directors 2013-2014 President: Wayne Hughes Vice -President: Marvin Krawec Secretary: Judy Olmstead Treasurer: Carol Pelton


Past President: Richard Benoit


Directors-at-Large Rosalie Bornn Alex Boyes Peter Carney Ralph Cibula Joan Dawson Guy Hansen Jag Malik Vel McAdam Barbara McDole Peggy Prendergast Doreen Sage Ray Sitter


John Sushelnitsky Norman Wiebe


Art Direction & Layout: Gayl Punzalan


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All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means, including photocopying, recording, or other electronic or mechanical methods, without the prior written permission of the publisher.


Return undeliverable Canadian addresses to: RTAM, 113 - 1555 St. James St. Winnipeg, MB R3H 1B5


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