Thank you for visiting our site. The Shell
Oiltimers Club (Alberta) is a social club based in Calgary
(Shell Canada Head Office) for all Shell retirees (and their
spouses). Any person or the surviving spouse of any deceased
person who has retired from employment with any of the Shell
Group of companies after service for a number of years
sufficient to qualify for a company pension may become a member
on one-time payment of the required fee.
information about the Club, you can send us a request using the
Contact Us form, or by contacting a
member of the Executive at a telephone number listed on the
Club Information page.
If you wish to join the Club,
details are shown on the on-line Club membership application form, which you
can view by Clicking
Here or the button at left. To join, please follow instructions on the form.
Payment of the required membership fee must be made by PayPal
using the application form! If you have a problem with this,
please use the Contact Us
button to send us details.
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Current Club notifications and summaries of
planned events are posted in the Current News section below. Details about Club events (including
registration), as well as detailed member information and Club news, are
located in the Member Services area,
which requires a login ID to access. If you are a member of
the Club and do not have or have forgotten the login ID, please send us a note using the
Contact Us form button
Information in the
Member Services area (particularly the Membership List at the Member
Information page and the Obits and Missing Members lists at the
Member News page) is updated frequently, as we receive new
information from and about members. Please check these lists
regularly to stay up to date, and please use the Contact Us
form there or contact the Membership Chairman if you have any
new information about a member.
Personal privacy legislation restricts us from
accepting changes to your personal information using the Contact Us form
available from this page or by telephone - if you have a change to your personal information,
please use the Personal Info Update form available from the Member Information
page in the Member Services
area, or contact the Membership Chairman directly if you are having
Current Club News:
(Members: Please visit the
area for details)
Fiesta Latina (Wine and Cheese
Social) at the Roxboro House Party Room
Wednesday, February 28 – 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Details are available at the Events
and Meetings page.
Attendance limited to the first 50 people registering.
2018 Stage West Matinee – "Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes
Wednesday Matinee, March 14,
Registration is now closed.
Event Details are available at the Events
and Meetings page.
Events/Meetings That Use PayPal:
We strongly recommend that members
register and pay for meetings and events online using
PayPal when requested. Using PayPal is a one-step
process that registers and pays for your entry at the
same time, and you do not require a PayPal account to
use the service - any major credit card will do. The
advertising for most events and meetings (located at the
Events and Meetings page) will show registration options
and a PayPal "Buy Now" button. (If you really don't want
to use PayPal, how about volunteering to handle the
manual registration and cheque payments?)
NEVER SEND AN E-TRANSFER OR PAYPAL
PAYMENT TO A CLUB (shelloiltimers.com) EMAIL
|If PayPal is
an available event/meeting registration option,
you MUST use the 'Buy Now' button at the Events
and Meetings page! After selecting the 'Buy Now'
button, you will be taken to the PayPal site to
complete the transaction.
2017/18 XC and SS Schedule Now Available:
The 2018 Hiking Schedule will be made
available in the spring. The 2017/18 Snowshoe schedule is now
available - to download and review details of the trails, Click
Here. To obtain general information about
club activities, or to obtain more information from Mike Stead
about XC & SS, please send an email to
& SS information is also available on the Activities page in the
Member Services area. Everyone is welcome - sign up and come
Winter Safety for Outdoor Pursuits:
Welcome to Winter! We
had 20 attendees at a recent Winter Safety Night at the
Norseman and an excellent discussion with Justin Howse -
Norseman’s Operations Manager. We are posting the
handout from the Safety Night (Click Here) as it
provides practical considerations for Winter Trip
Management, Personal Preparation, Clothing and how to
layer clothes, What to carry in your backpack, and Group
and Personal Safety Management. Please stay safe in the
outdoors and enjoy Winter .
Credit Union (SECU):
RRSP Season Term Deposit Offer
1 year: 1.90%
(under 50K); 2.15% (over 50K)
30 Month: 2.20% (under
50K); 2.45% (over 50K)
Rates apply to new funds and new term deposits.
Renewals require a minimum top-up of $10,000
in new funds to
qualify. Valid for Non-Registered Term Deposits, RRSPs, TFSAs,
Available only until March 30, 2018.
For more details,
SECU’s Annual General Meeting is scheduled for March 28,
2018, to be held at the Carriage House Inn. To RSVP to the
event, Click Here .
Do you have a
pension or a severance package that you would like to transfer?
Shell Employees’ Credit
Union will now cover all fees related to transferring in a
pension or a severance package to SECU or to its investment
dealer arm, Credential Asset Management.
visit the Credit Union website, or
For general SECU information and additional
details about these
items, visit the
Credit Union website, or
by telephone (403) 718-7770, or visit the SECU office at Shell Centre.
Retiree Contact at Shell:
Should you, as a retiree, have any questions related to
retirement, please contact the Shell Benefits Centre toll-free
at 1-877-550-3539 (1-416-390-2633 if outside Canada and the
U.S.) from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mountain Time.
Did you Know?
SOAR (Toronto) newsletters have been posted at this website
since 2009. If you have an interest in what's going on with that
Shell retiree association, you can download them from the
Newsletters page in the Member Services area.
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Members are reminded that the only way we can reach
you is if we have your currently correct personal information!
Please check your listing in the Membership List (available at
the Member Information page in the Member Services area) - if
your email address or other information has changed, please let
us know as soon as possible. The best way is to use the Personal
Information Update form available at the Member Information
19-Feb-18 Updated Membership and Obituaries Lists posted in the Member Services
12-Feb-18 Added new SECU offer
08-Jan-18 Added Wine and Cheese event details
03-Jan-18 Posted Stage West Matinee details
21-Dec-17 Posted winter safety information in Club Activities above
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