Rev. Dr. Carl Ridd died in 2003 after an extraordinary life of community service, scholarship, teaching, and achievements in sport. A founding member of Project Peacemakers, he was dedicated to peace and social justice and inspired countless numbers of activists with his intelligence, energy, good humour and commitment.
You now have the opportunity to to select from hundreds of books on a wide variety of topics from Carl’s personal library. Many volumes are extensively annotated with Carl’s comments and observations, providing insights into his research, beliefs and motivation.
All books are offered on a first-come/first-serve basis. There is no charge but donations to The Carl Ridd Sanctuary Restoration Fund will be gratefully accepted.
Date: September 5 & 6, 2008
Time: 10 am to 4 pm
Where: The Carl Ridd Sanctuary (Bryce Chapel), University of Winnipeg
If you didn’t know Carl, but want to know more, here are some links.
- Peace Projections Newsletter
- Winnipeg Citizens Hall of Fame
- Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame
- Tribute in House of Commons by MP Bill Blaikie
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