Easy Ideas to Get You Moving

Easy Ideas to Get You Moving

It is fairly common knowledge that exercise is good for us. Exercise is important for your muscles, bones, heart health, and respiration. And maybe even more important this year, it improves your mental health! 2020 has been a year that has required adaptability in...
Age-Friendly Riverview: Finding Ways to Connect During COVID-19

Age-Friendly Riverview: Finding Ways to Connect During COVID-19

Age-Friendly Riverview is a small committee of Riverview residents who came together in 2018 as part of a University of Manitoba, Centre on Aging, research study examining the age-friendliness of Riverview.  Our aim was to initiate programs and services for older...
Children’s Garden Nurtures Community

Children’s Garden Nurtures Community

  Keith Taylor started the Children’s Garden thinking the front of the Club could use some colour, and it’s since grown to become an important landmark for both kids and grown-ups. Keith, 64, has lived in Riverview since his late teens. He’s never had the space...
Riverview Rowdies Bowling League Gives Back to the Community

Riverview Rowdies Bowling League Gives Back to the Community

This would have been the bowling league’s 30th anniversary. Unfortunately, this was also the year that Park Alleys closed. Kathy Larson started the bowling league when Rob Forbes, owner from 1975 to 2011, approached her to put it together. He told her if she started...
Garage Sale Success

Garage Sale Success

Running a large-scale indoor public garage sale was a challenge this year, but one our volunteers were ready to face. This year’s Riverview Community Centre garage sale had people lined up down a full bock in the morning, before being asked to wait in their cars. They...