May 27, 2018

We had a hot day in the Via Rail Station for Doors Open Winnipeg this year! But the streetcar display was open for people to look at. Lots of great questions about it and a few of the kids had fun ringing the streetcar bell ! The streetcar restoration is underway. Lots...

May 17, 2018

I was invited to speak to an interest group at the Prairie Presbyterian Church today and wow was it great!  So many people stayed to talk after and they had so many fond memories of the streetcar days. I still hear so many people say why did they stop using them !  I h...

October 20, 2017

 There's been quite a few events over the last few months!  I've enjoyed my afternoon and evening events! I've presented at Annual General Meetings, and at events held at the Via Rail Station where Streetcar # 356 is being restored.  

September 12, 2017

Had a great welcome and a fabulous turn out when I presented to the Charleswood Historical Society last month. Thoroughly enjoyed speaking to the group and had some great questions! 

April 5, 2017

I spoke at the Manitoba Antique Association and had a great turnout. Lots of people could also relate their memories of streetcars which made the discussion even better! Trevor Smith from the Sou'western newspaper had written an article about me and I received the invi...

May 13, 2016

I had two great events in March.  The Annual General Meeting for the Railway Association and the Manitoba Historical Society event at The Dalnavert Museum.  Had the chance to talk to lots of great people at these events. These are pictures of the Dalnavert Museum event...

March 17, 2016

I have two great events lined up these next few days that I'm excited about!  I am presenting at the Dalnavert Museum at the Manitoba Historical Society event.  The info is on my home page have a look.  A few days later I'm at the annual general meeting for the Railway...

January 23, 2016

There was a short write up in the Viking Times from my Fall 2015 presentation.  Here it is !


January 20, 2016

I'm thrilled to be invited to be the guest speaker at the Rail Museum 2016 Annual General Meeting being held March 19th.  The meeting will be held at the Canadinns Windsor Park location.  Looking forward to speaking to the group and listening to their stories as well !...

January 1, 2016

I had a wonderful Christmas with family and friends!  I have had great pleasure in seeing my book on sale at McNally Robinson Bookstore and a second order of books was soon requested ! Thank you everyone for buying the book ! 


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