Calendar of Events

University of Winnipeg Retirees Association (UWRA)

UWRA invites all regular, associate and honorary members to attend general meetings and programs.

General Meetings are usually held on the first TUESDAY of the month (unless otherwise noted*)
from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon
at the University Club, fourth floor Wesley Hall



Tuesday, September 10, 2019*


‘MEET & GREET’ Luncheon

Guest Speakers:  Ed Byard (retiree) with Jim Hildred
“Earl Scruggs, 5-String Banjo and Bluegrass Music”

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Guest Speaker:  Johanna Hurme (Architect and former Chair, Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce) “Climate Action:  Examples from Finland.”  

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Guest Speaker:  Shaun Loney “The Beautiful Bailout:  How Social Innovation Scale-up Will Solve Government’s Priciest Problems” 

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 


Guest Speaker:  Gord Mackintosh “Broadway Hits and Misses:  Tales From a Manitoba Legislator” 

Tuesday, January 7, 2019


Tuesday, February 4, 2020   

Annual General Meeting

Guest Speaker:  TBA

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 

Guest Speaker:  TBA

Tuesday, April 7, 2020     

Guest Speaker:  TBA