Commemorative Trees Planted in Fisher Park

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.  When they died within weeks of each other in 2020 it only made sense...
Annual General Meeting 2022

Annual General Meeting 2022

Mark your calendars for our Annual General Meeting on April 28th, 2022 at 6:30 pm at Riverview Community Centre.  This year we’ll be voting on some proposed updates to our constitution and bylaws. Watch the video below by RVCC president Jason Oliver for a...
Riverview Neighbourhood Garage Sale 2022

Riverview Neighbourhood Garage Sale 2022

The Riverview Community Centre garage sales will be returning Saturday, May 28th, from 9 am to 3 pm. Final day for donations is Wednesday the 25th. With a difficult winter behind us, we are all looking forward to warm-weather activities. In the process of spring...
Bill Mason Mystery

Bill Mason Mystery

Bill Mason is probably one of the world’s most well-known Riverviewers. He was an accomplished painter, filmmaker, author, two-time Academy Award nominee, a world-class canoeist, and the creator of a painting of the community centre in the 50s titled, “After the...
Age Friendly Researches Demographics

Age Friendly Researches Demographics

In the Fall, Age Friendly Riverview (AFR) was able to organize three excellent seminars for older adults and others in Riverview, called the CRISP lectures. The first was with Rod Kueneman from Lord Roberts in September on building soil health and using garden space...
State of the Urban Forest in Winnipeg

State of the Urban Forest in Winnipeg

In case you missed it, the City of Winnipeg released a State of the Urban Forest report in April 2021 that gave our city a “fair” grade.  Winnipeg’s canopy cover (the amount of the city covered by urban forest) is estimated at 17%, higher than other prairie...