WTA members are cordially invited to join previous Distinguished Service Award recipients, the WTA Executive, WTA Council Representatives, friends and colleagues at a DSA reception on Thursday, June 8, 2017, at the Shaarey Zedek Synagogue, 561 Wellington Crescent. The reception will be held in the Lounges, accessible through the riverside entrance. Doors open at 4:30 PM when refreshments will be served and the presentations will commence at 5:00 PM. Parking will be readily available anywhere on the synagogue grounds, except in any of the designated parking spots alongside the building. We are pleased to announce that this year Distinguished Service Awards will be presented to two recipients: Nathan Martindale and Denise Smith. Following the DSA reception, we invite you to attend a reception honouring retiring WTA members. It will be held on the main floor of the Shaarey Zedek. Doors open at 6:00 PM and the retirement ceremony starts at 6:30 PM. Tickets are $10 in advance at www.eventbrite.com, and $15 at the door. Admission includes wine bar, light snacks and dainties. All are welcome and advance registration is encouraged. By June 1, 2017, please RSVP your attendance at the DSA reception to the WTA office at 204-831-7104 or to firstname.lastname@example.org.