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At our FEBRUARY LUNCHEON

Tom McLean from Tom Maclean Trip Merchant and Lisa Hansen from Johnson Insurance will be presenting at our luncheon on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 

A great opportunity to have any question regarding your insurance or the travel website. Get info on the Prestige Plan

 Trip Merchant Website Information - This is another BCRTA Advantage program 


 

Information from our Newsetter Editor - Maureen Wilson

Feb. 7, 2019 News Update. 

Hi Everyone;

Although I will be sending out a full newsletter after our Feb. 19th luncheon, there are a couple of items that are time sensitive.

If you are interested in reserving a spot at the Indispensable Workshop (see attachment for details) you can reserve a ticket, even if you are unable to attend the upcoming LRTA luncheon.  We have limited seating (60), and if there are any seats still available after April 6th, we will be opening up the invitation to members of the Abbotsford RTA and Surrey RTA.

I have attached four pdfs that may be of interest to you.  Included in this update are:

1) Mamma Mia performances by Brookswood Senior Secondary students (Feb 6-9/13-16) -- matinees available on certain days

2) Reserve your tickets for the Indispensable Binder workshop (April 30th) -- seating limited to 60 -- email me at lrta.35@gmail.com

3) Tracy Lee McCall retirement poster

4) Chronic Conditions Self-Managment program (March 6 to April 10)

5) Tom McLean Trip Merchant website information

6) Link to Karen Bowcott's obituary (in Langley Advance)

Cheers,

Maureen Wilson    To Read the full email and see the posters - click here 

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For a record of recent emails sent to our members  Click here 

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Live longer, volunteer

 For volunteer activities in Langley and elsewhere For information —>

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Wayne Wiebe, our LRTA Secretary, is invoplved with many service organiation in Langley, one in particular is the Langley Community Services Society.  The LCS needs help with their Conversations Circles Program Read More —>

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The LRTA  Executive members - Annette O’Connor and John Salmon, attend both COSCO and the Langley Chamber of Commerce. 

  • For more on Cosco click here
  • For more on the Langley Chamber of Commerce click here 
  • For more information on Senior Health and Safety click here
    • With the recent interest in opioid adiction we were fortunate to receive from COSC a series of brochures - Are you taking too many medications? Fascinating reading  click here
    • Are you concerned about the drugs you are taking?  Click here
    • Is the drug you take a possible risk? Click here

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Volunteer Opportunities in Retirementfor more information

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HISTORICAL - Connie Jervis and the ‘Langley Affair’

In the 1939-40 erra women took an early lead in the struggle for teachers' bargaining rights. Read about Connie Jervis and the ‘Langley Affair’   Click here

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Learn more about the BCRTA

Want to join?  It’s easy 

To become a member of the BCRTA and our Langley Branch click here and link to the BCRTA membership page



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