VRTA News

Volunteer for the VRTA

Make a Difference Volunteer

You are invited to join the Executive Committee, or Volunteers group, which are essential to the success of the Vancouver Retired Teachers… Read more
June 2nd, Social Meeting via Zoom- VRTA

Social Gathering Zoom Time June 2

Please Join us ONLINE for our June 2020 Social Time with your hot tea or coffee Tuesday, June 2nd at 10:30 am. 
News from VRTA Prez

President's Message

I hope to see you at our ZOOM social meeting on Tuesday June 2 at 10:30 am. This is a great chance for all of us to connect online,… Read more
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Isolation- Keeping Sane

After many weeks of being told to stay at home and avoid contact with others and with many more weeks of the same to come many of us are… Read more
COVID virus

Stay Kind, Calm & Physically Distant

Are you concerned you make have picked up the COVID-19 virus (technically called SARS-CoV-2)? Here is a self-assessment tool from the BC… Read more
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PRESCRIBED MEDICINES-How Necessary & How Addictive?

Come to our Feb 18 Workshop to learn about medication awareness, identifying and dealing with addiction. Members and friends are invited… Read more
February Luncheon

Valentine Luncheon 2020

Come join us on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 11:30 am  at the Langara Golf Clubhouse (6706 Alberta Street) for a  Valentines Luncheon.… Read more
Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

All of us on the VRTA Website committee and VRTA executive wish you a Merry Christmas and very Happy Holidays!
December Luncheon-Hycroft

Christmas Luncheon 2019

Come to our 2019 December Luncheon, December 9th, MONDAY, at 11:30am. NEW LOCATION :University Women's Club (Hycroft Manor) 1489 McRae… Read more
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Social Connectedness

November Workshops- Tuesday November 26th- Hellenic Community Center-4500 Arbutus St.- Two workshops -9:45 am to 12:00 pm- Social… Read more
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Summer Pests

Tired of wasps ruining your outdoor dinner?  Although these pests serve a useful purpose (for example eating other insects we don’t love)… Read more
September Luncheon- Sept 3rd

Welcome Back Lunch

Please join us on September 3, 2019 at the Royal  Vancouver Yacht Club at 3811 Point Grey Road. Cheques can be made out to the RR Smith… Read more
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R,R, Smith Memorial Fund

Where do the funds go? Donations to the R.R Smith Memorial Fund Foundation are given a charitable tax receipt. The Friends of VRTA… Read more
AGM Notice

VRTA June Luncheon & AGM

JOIN US for Lunch and our 2019 AGM on Tuesday June 4 2019 at 11:30 am in the Ballroom of the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club, 3811 Point Grey… Read more
Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness, Safety in the Home

Come to the workshops at the Hellenic Centre, 4500 Arbutus Street, on April 25 to discuss two topics with Barb Mikulec, presenting the… Read more