Riverview Community News

Welcome to RVCC’s Community News page. Here you’ll find the latest news and stories from around the neighbourhood and beyond. This page will be shaped by the community so let us know what sort of content you’d like to see here. If you’ve got a story or an idea you’d like to see covered, send us an email at gm@riverviewcc.ca. We’d love to hear from you.

Bulldog Sports Going Strong

Bulldog Sports Going Strong

By: Dan Sylvester There are some seasons certain school teams can dominate a sport although as I work on my second decade as a teacher and coach I believe this was a first; that the Collège Churchill High School Bulldogs won four volleyball championships this past...

New Funding for Trees Riverview

New Funding for Trees Riverview

New Funding and a Year in Review for Trees Riverview Just as the newly planted trees on Baltimore Road and Arnold Avenue are slowly putting down roots in our community, so too is Trees Riverview. In 2021, our first full year as a local community organization dedicated...

We Are Rougers Support Rinks

We Are Rougers Support Rinks

Six years ago at the Riverview Community Centre rinks, three friends met up to skate. That was the start of We Are Rougers. This fall, the group donated $3000 to help purchase much-needed new boards and paint to help repair the club’s outdoor rinks.  We Are...

Sweater Fundraiser Thank You

Sweater Fundraiser Thank You

This fall as we worked on much-needed repairs to our rinks, we launched our 'Save the Rink' sweater fundraising campaign. We were able to sell 80 hoodies and crewnecks which raised about $1800 for the community centre, and with another 35 being sold in the canteen,...

Frostbite River Run 2021 *Update*

Frostbite River Run 2021 *Update*

The Frostbite River Run is a fundraiser supporting programming and activities at Riverview Community Centre and part of the Riverview Winter Classic: a series of outdoor events held in January and February at the community centre embodying the spirit of winter sports...

Winnipeg Sews: Connecting with Clothing

Winnipeg Sews: Connecting with Clothing

When Katherine Magne couldn’t find an in-person sewing community, she decided she’d start one herself. That was the start of Winnipeg Sews. What she thought would be a small group meeting once a month, quickly turned into sold-out classes. Community centres and...

Santa Skate

Santa Skate

Bring the kids for a skate and chat with Santa at the Riverview Community Centre. We'll have free hot chocolate and candy bags. Join us Sunday, Dec 19thfrom 1pm-3pm. We'll be accepting tin for the bin, and there will be a $5 suggested donation for the community...

Print Making with Gladys Stoesz-Hammond

Print Making with Gladys Stoesz-Hammond

When Gladys was a young girl, her grandmother had a huge garden with a huge amount of flowers. She lived just three doors down, and as soon as she was old enough, Gladys would walk over with her Barbies and play in the garden. Many of her linocut prints are inspired...

New Riverview Hoodie Design Contest

New Riverview Hoodie Design Contest

We're getting ready to start on our next line of Riverview merch, and we need your help. We're looking for design submissions from the community for our 'save the rink' hoodie fundraiser. Submissions should feature the rink, and 'save the rink' messaging. Funds raised...

Fall Supper 2021

Fall Supper 2021

Support the community centre and enjoy a delicious meal with neighbours. The fall supper returns on Saturday, October 16th. Doors open at 6 pm, and dinner will be served from 6:30-7:30 pm. Tickets will be $20 for both adults and children, with a maximum of eight...

Latest From Community News and the Bugle

  • Riverview Shirts and Caps Fundraiser
    Get decked out for summer with a new Riverview shirt and cap, while helping us fundraise for our new permanent rink. This new rink will be sledge hockey compatible, with a hard asphalt […]
  • 7U Baseball Coach Needed ASAP
    We are still looking for a head coach for our Rally Cap (7U) team.  We need the coach ASAP (we’d like to start next Wednesday May 18th) and the season ends June 29th.Must […]
  • Churchill High 1972 Reunion
    Churchill High School 1972 Graduating Class 50th reunion Save the date! September 10th, 2022 Please RSVP to CHS72Reunion@outlook.com
  • Parkrun + Volunteers
    Every Saturday at 9:00 a.m. the Churchill Parkway hosts a fun, free and friendly 5 kilometre running event known as parkrun. Runners and volunteers meet up at the park benches located on the […]
  • ART FROM THE ATTIC —WE’RE BAACCKKKK!!!
    After two years of COVID-cancellations, Grands’n’More Winnipeg again will be collecting 100s of donated art pieces of all styles, sizes, media, subjects, eras for our one-day Art from the Attic sale. Thanks to […]
  • Riverview Neighbourhood Garage Sales 2022
    Sat., May 28, 9 am to 3 pm With a difficult winter finally behind us, we are all looking forward to warm-weather activities. In the process of spring cleaning your home, please keep […]
  • Riverview Softball Tournament 2022
    The Riverview Softball Tournament will be returning on June 18th. Team registrations will open starting next week. • $200 team registration • Max 10 teams (first come first served) • Players must be […]
  • Art for St. Vital Bridge Revamp
    The St. Vital Bridge over the Red River is getting a makeover!  The City of Winnipeg has launched the St. Vital Bridge Rehabilitation project, which will guide the rehabilitation of the bridge over […]
  • Seeking Adults 65+ For Late-Life Mental Health Study
    Are you an adult aged 65+? Have you experienced or are you currently experiencing a mental health, substance use, or addiction problem which you have tried to find help or services for? We […]
  • Commemorative Trees Planted in Fisher Park
    Sisters Anne (Babe) Bowman and Jean Affleck were fixtures of Fisher Street for decades, living most of their long lives in two homes on that street and building deep ties with their neighbours.  […]

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