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The Fall 2016 issue of MURAnews is here:

  • President’s Corner –  page 1
    • MURA needs a Trip Coordinator page 1
  • Events
    • MURA Christmas Lunch - page 6   (RSVP by November 18 -   mail-in booking form on page 10)
    • McMaster Optimal Aging Portal Workshop page 9
  • The Stuart and Paula Winn Bursary page 2
  • Your Money/ Your Health
    • Mac Retiree Group Life Insurancepage 3
  • Older Adult Peer Connector Group page 3

         Volunteer Opportunities page 4 and page 5

o    Hamilton Police Services, Ancaster Crime Prevention Centre

o    Older Adult Peer Connector Group, Hamilton Public Library

o    VON – Meals on Wheels and Adult Day Care Centre

o    Campus Exam Hospitality

o    Hamilton Cancer Assistance Program

o    McMaster NeuroFit Research Lab           

         Welcome New Members and Recent Passings  -- page 8


o    CURAC Trip Opportunities - page 7

o    Berlin to Vienna – Romance, Renaissance and Revolution – page 8

         McMaster Optimal Aging – Exercise plays an active role in treating depression – page 9


And there's more on each page.

CURAC [College & University Retirees Association of Canada]/ARUCC
Fall 2016 Newsletter is here.  It features:
our own Past President, Mary Johnston on page 1 as a member of the 2016-2107 Board.

If you like to travel , pages 23-27 reminisce about the 2016 trips arranged by CURAC travel partner, Collette .  Pages 27-28, describe exciting trips planned for next year by the same group event travel planner, Colette, that CURAC has an affinity agreement with.  As members of MURA, a member association of CURAC, you are eligible to participate.

The 2016 annual conference held in Saskatoon is well described along with bios for those who received  service and merit awards,the new executive for next year and member associations.  Next year, the CURAC conference will be at Carlton  University in Ottawa

Press here to read the Fall 2016 CURAC newsletter (in pdf format)