Oak Table Volunteers win Mayor’s Award!

 Today Oak Table Volunteers were awarded the Mayor’s Award for Volunteerism! What Mayor Brian Bowman had to say, “Volunteers are key to a strong community. Their generosity in providing time, talents, skills, and goodwill not only helps build a stronger City, but also makes Winnipeg a p lace we...

There is still time!

Still thinking of donating before year end? Oak Table is open December 27th and 28th if you would like to drop by, we have the ability to take credit cards, debit, cash and cheques on site. If you make sure it is dated and postmarked by December 31st, you can also mail...

No One to Notify

The air was filled with excitement, as those guests who signed up for Beach Day confirmed the details. “What time should I be here?”, “How many are going?” “What time does the bus leave?” “What are we having for lunch? were common questions. Anxiety leaked through for a few...

Something to look forward to…..

Many of us fire up the BBQ when we get home from work. For a few months of the year we plan many of our meals around food we can successfully grill. It used to be people cooked outside because it didn’t add to the heat of the house,...

As we lay down to sleep…..

Our weather over the next while is expected to be “normal” for a Winnipeg winter. In other words, cold. During a December cold snap (translated as cold, cold, cold) a Winnipeg resident died from exposure. As we climb into our warm bed in our warm home, our thoughts turn...