Summer of '17 Update
Come and stroll along the Humber River in Toronto and see all six vignettes and find out about remarkable events and characters associated with the river. .
Rita --CBC Radio’s The Doc Project: a documentary about Rita has just been posted as part of a series featuring 15 black women:
Rita and Anthony --Crestwood Preparatory School Oral History Project: Our grade 10 friend Anthony Radford-Grant crafted an excellent historical video doc about Rita:
Rita--Canadian Race Relations Foundation: Check out Rita and others on the CRRF website: http://www.crrf-fcrr.ca/en/about/community/item/26468-deverell-rita-shelton
Rita --Lakehead University Orillia: At the June 10th. Convocation Rita had the great thrill of receiving the Honorary degree Doctor of Humane Letters:
Rita --ROM Trustee: Rita was appointed by Order in Council to the Royal Ontario Museum’s Board of Trustees in January 2017.
Rex -- has received a commission to write the text for the new hymn to celebrate the 190'th anniversary of First Baptist Church, Halifax.(September 24, 2017)