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.

Kitchen Creators: Angel’s Share Cocktail Co.

Kitchen Creators: Angel’s Share Cocktail Co.

Shane Masters and Marie-Pier Racine run Angel's Share Cocktail Co., one of the many small businesses making use of the community centre's commercial kitchen. Together they invent, create, and distribute cocktail mixes.Shane has worked in various restaurants in the...

Dennis Cunningham Finishes 5 Years as RVCC President

Dennis Cunningham Finishes 5 Years as RVCC President

Dennis started with the community centre as the Jackrabbit’s Skiing convener, then moved from secretary to vice-president, and eventually to president of the board. Sitting on other boards, like those of Sustainable Building Manitoba and the Winnipeg International...

Meet New RVCC President, Jason Oliver

Meet New RVCC President, Jason Oliver

Jason Oliver got his start with the community centre as a mini soccer coach sixteen years ago. After six or seven years on the board, first as a Member at Large, then the Mini Soccer Convener, he says he feels like he’s been here forever. Shortly after Dennis...

Art, Parks, and History for St. Vital Bridge Retrofit

Art, Parks, and History for St. Vital Bridge Retrofit

The Kingston Crescent Residents’ Association (KCRA) hopes to see public art, micro-parks, and interpretive panels included in the plans to retrofit the St. Vital Bridge. The bridge’s east sidewalk has been closed to accommodate a temporarily rerouted sewer pipe for...

ACU grant supports tree planting in Riverview

ACU grant supports tree planting in Riverview

By Carol Thiessen, Trees Riverview Trees Riverview is pleased to announce that Assiniboine Credit Union (ACU) has donated $12,500 to help re-green our community. We anticipate that the ACU funds will cover the planting and maintaining of approximately 25 boulevard...

2021 AGM

2021 AGM

Hello Riverview Neighbours and Friends! We will be hosting our Annual General Meeting on April 19, 2021, at 6:30 pm. It will be a virtual meeting hosted through Zoom. You can RSVP HERE. Please consider joining us and sharing your feedback about what direction you...

École Riverview School Fundraising for New Structure

École Riverview School Fundraising for New Structure

École Riverview School could have a new play structure as early as next fall. The parent advisory council is fundraising to replace the 21-year-old structure next to the newer one. New parts for the original structure are no longer available, and it’s now missing a...

SSOCC Gardens Promote Learning and Food Security

SSOCC Gardens Promote Learning and Food Security

Friends and Neighbours,  Another growing season is fast approaching for the Sustainable South Osborne Community Cooperative (SSOCC) and we are excited to tell you about who we are.  In 2009, dedicated community members wanted to transform barren land into a space of...

Community Club Gets New Meeting Room

Community Club Gets New Meeting Room

When the Community Centre reopens to the public, it will have a new meeting space. Two old change rooms are being converted into a meeting room. This new room will include a closet, cupboards, a counter, and plumbing for a kitchenette with a sink, plus two large...

Latest From Community News and the Bugle

  • 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; […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 2021 Riverview Reflector Winter Issue
  • U13/U15 Girls Softball Clinic
    U13 and U15 girls winter softball clinic. Feb 5th, 2022 Dakota Community Centre 2:30-4:30 Cost-$40.00 Please register with Kelly Mcholm rkkkmc@shaw.ca
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • Riverview Play Structure Cake Fundraiser
    Hi Neighbours! École Riverview School PAC has a really great fundraiser. Money and delicious local cake…yes please!1st prize is half the pot (currently $525)2nd prize is 1 cake/month for 6 months from Chocolatezen BakeryDraw […]
  • 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 […]
  • Sustainable South Osborne Community Cooperative – Community Town Hall
    Greetings community members, volunteers, and friends, As we celebrate the close of another bountiful season we look to you, our community, for guidance on how we can improve in 2022, and in the […]

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