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Other events

MURA members and friends may be interested in events organized by the following associations and organizations :
    • ConnectME (McMaster Employees, formerly M.E.S.S.)
    • Hamilton Association for the Advancement of Literature, Science and Art (HAALSA) -- upcoming events

  • April 26, 2019 1:00 PM | Anonymous

    Retirees and Friends of MURA -

    This event is being organized by the Retirees Association of Mohawk College (RAMC).

    MURA members, partners and friends are invited to join our RAMC colleagues for this outing.

    Registration form

  • April 19, 2019 1:06 PM | Anonymous

    CURAC (the College and University Retiree Associations of Canada) is holding its annual conference at the University of Guelph May 22 - 24, 2019.

    As the conference is being held locally, it is a great opportunity to meet with retiree association members from across the country and hear speakers on topics relevant to retirees.

    Highlights of the program include Prof. Emma Allen-Vercoe, a U of G microbiologist who is world-renowned for her research on the microbial world inside the human gut, and Prof. Evan Fraser, director of the Arrell Food Institute, talking about its efforts to "connect food research and expertise across all fields of study with Canadian and global partners to support sustainability, economic growth, and security in the food supply chain from fork to field".

    Check out the conference program and register at

    Register online by April 15 to take advantage of the Early Bird rate.

  • April 12, 2019 12:12 PM | Anonymous

    Tickets are available by calling the box-office at 905-525-7664 or visiting Tickets for this special offering to Mac Alumni and Friends are $25 each. Please note there is a limit of 4 tickets per purchase. Use the promo code MIMI when ordering.

    Thursday, July 4, 2019, 7:30pm
    FirstOntario Concert Hall

    Greatest hits — arias, duets and ensembles from the world of grand and comic opera by composers such as Mozart, Verdi, Puccini, Donizetti, Mascagni, Gounod, Bernstein, and Thomas, brilliantly performed by the cast of our opera production of Puccini's La Bohème.

    La Bohème
    Thursday, July 18, 2019, 7:30pm
    FirstOntario Concert Hall

    “The greatest thing you’ll ever learn is just to love and be loved in return” — Puccini’s tragic love story, La Bohème, set in Hamilton in the 1930s. One of the opera world’s most iconic works is performed by a superb cast of Canada’s newest operatic stars. An evening of love, loss and music!

  • April 05, 2019 12:59 PM | Anonymous
    The Retirees Association of Mohawk College (RAMC) invites Mac retirees, spouses and partners to join them on a trip to the Shaw Festival Theatre, Niagara-on-the-Lake, on Thursday, September 26, 2019.

    Cost is $125 for members and spouses of RAMC and its partner associations such as MURA. Non-member price is $130. Fee includes show performance, lunch, transportation, and all gratuities. All tickets are orchestra gold level.


    • 10:15 am -- Board the coach at Dave Andreychuk Arena, 25 Hester St. Hamilton (please park near apartments)
    • 11:30 am -- Arrive at Betty’s Restaurant
    • 1:00 pm -- Our coach takes us to Shaw Festival Theatre
    • 2:00 pm -- Show begins
    • 5:30 pm -- Approximate return time
    This event is organized by Nancy Fleming (905-648-1960, and hosted by Geoff Brooker.

    Please reserve: _____ seats @ $125.00 each for members, partners and friends     TOTAL: $_________

    Name(s): (please print) _____________________________________________________________________________

    Address: ____________________________________________________________________________________________

    Phone: ________________________________________        Email: __________________________________________

    Please enclose full payment @ $125 for members and spouses of Mohawk Retirees and its partner associations ($130 for non-members). Make your cheque payable to Retirees Association of Mohawk College and mail to:

    Nancy Fleming, 639 Iroquois Ave., Ancaster ON L9G 3B5

    Call 905-648-1960 if you have questions, or email

    Please date cheques no later than August 1, 2019.

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