Month: January 2020

February 22nd Social

ADRP has acquired 30 tickets to: Controlled DamageSaturday, February 22, 20202:00 PM This show explores the life of Viola Desmond, and how her act of bravery in a New Glasgow, NS movie theatre started a ripple effect throughout society. The play shines a light on how her courage impacted different cultural groups in the province ….  Read More

Presidential Installation

I have attached a Save the Date poster I got today from Chloe Westlake, Senior Manager, Communications & Special Projects (Acting). There will be additional details to follow so for now, flag March 30th on your calendar.

Web Security & ADRP

After sending out the email with the summary of articles at our web site, a member noticed that when they go to https://theadrp.ca it shows as an insecure site. That had me scratching my head because I set it up to be a secure site and it always appears that way to me. However, when ….  Read More

January Newsletter

Please enjoy and share our January, 2020 newsletter. Join me in congratulating Marilyn Klein for this wonderful publication. The newsletter as shown below is a page-turning representation of the document. Should you prefer to have the full document open so you can scroll from top to bottom, please click on the PDF link icon.

Newsletter Deadline

Sunday, January 19th The personal articles from fellow members about their travels, hobbies, family events or any topic are proving to the a highlight of the newsletters. We also know many members have specializations which are of interest to others. Right now, we have plenty of standard reports to publish, policy updates, and other board ….  Read More

Medications and Older Persons

CURAC/ARUCC requests your feedback on the draft policy titled Medications and Older Persons. Our very own Grace Paterson is one of the authors in her role as a member of the Health Care Policy Committee. Please send your comments to committee Chair Grace Paterson at Grace.Paterson@Dal.ca by February 19th. After feedback from members has been ….  Read More

Spring Elections

Happy New Year. At the January monthly meeting on the 14th, we will be striking a nominating committee to elect a new slate of officers in the April Annual General Meeting. We welcome all interested members to consider joining the board. If you are interested in learning more or think this may be of interest, ….  Read More

Public Presentation

Our retired counterparts at Saint Mary’s University invite members of ADRP to participate in presentations they host from time to time. Below are details for an upcoming session. The next presentation to SMURA is on Sunday, January 12 in the McNally Flex room by Keith Vaughan and Marion Sensen, who will speak on Gran Canaria: ….  Read More

In Memoriam

Larry Holt July 7, 1940 – December 30, 2019 July 7, 1940 – December 30, 2019 It is with sadness that I share the passing of a fellow ADRP member Dr. Larry Holt. He was a professor of mine while studying Physical Education in the 1970s. Along with my cohort, he inspired us to better ….  Read More