We had five great Beaverbrae Reunion events in Calgary, Abbotsford, Winnipeg, Kitchener and Halifax this past weekend!
1. For those wanting to see the video prepared for the reunion, please click here.
2. We also posted a blog with a small selection of passenger memories and photos; you can read that by clicking here.
3. We also received some media coverage of the event! Please see below for links.
Pastor Rick Sauer was on CBC radio and CJOB radio in Winnipeg on Friday October 2 talking about his parents’ experiences immigrating to Canada on the Beaverbrae ship.
You can search for the CJOB recording at this link. Enter October 2, 12 pm. The interview started at around 12:17 and lasted for about 5 minutes. http://www.cjob.com/audio-on-demand/?refresh=14041
CBC Information Radio Manitoba
You can scroll ahead to 40:25 to hear the interview, it’s about 3 or 4 minutes long. http://www.cbc.ca/player/Radio/Local+Shows/Manitoba/ID/2676474927/
Coverage at the actual reunion events:
CBC News Winnipeg
Scroll to 3:50
Winnipeg Free Press
News Talk 770
scroll to 25:20
570 News radio