Category: Ontario

Noreen Young A Puppet Retrospective Exhibition in Almonte from July 14 to September 22, 2018

Mississippi Valley Textile Museum Hosts Puppet Extravaganza

Mississippi Valley Textile Museum Hosts Puppet Extravaganza You and a guest are cordially invited to an opening vernissage of “Noreen Young: A Puppet Retrospective” at the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum on July 14 between 2 pm and 4 pm. The exhibit runs until September 22, “Noreen Young: A Puppet Retrospective” is a summer must-see event […]

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Experience the Best of Barbados at Harbourfront Centre, July 7-8

Experience the Best of Barbados at Harbourfront Centre, July 7-8 Torontonians and visitors to Canada can participate in Barbados on the Water Festival, produced by Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. and Harbourfront Centre, July 7-8, 2018. This two-day festival will showcase the best tastes, sights and sounds of Barbados, and will include family-friendly festivities that features the […]

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1000 Islands Gananogue Key Attractions in 2018

1000 Islands Gananogue Key Attractions in 2018 Gananoque Boat Line Immerse in the magnificence of the 1000 Islands as you cruise through the splendour of over 1800 islands. Offering 1 hour cruises, the Destination Canada Signature Experience – Lost Ships of the 1000 Islands Cruise (2.5 hours) or the Boldt Castle Stopover Cruise. Over 20 […]

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See You at ” A Puppet Restrospective” Exhibition in Almonte!

See You at ” A Puppet Restrospective” Exhibition in Almonte! Gloria the Gopher, from CBC’s vintage “Under the Umbrella Tree” children’s series, is very happy to tell everybody that she and her friends Holly, Iggy the Iguana and Jacob Blue Jay, are already streaming on Canada Media Fund’s new channel, Encore+ on YouTube.  Now from July 14 […]

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Noreen Young’s “Under the Umbrella Tree” now on YouTube!

Noreen Young’s “Under the Umbrella Tree” now on YouTube Gloria the Gopher, from CBC’s vintage “Under the Umbrella Tree” children’s series, is very happy to tell everybody that she and her friends Holly, Iggy the Iguana and Jacob Blue Jay, are now streaming on Canada Media Fund’s new channel, Encore+ on YouTube.  This is a […]

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Mother and kids in Collingwood village at night

Weekend Getaways – Blue Mountain Resort and the Westin Trillium House

Westin Trillium House-Blue Mountain Resort It takes about two hours o drive from downtown Toronto to Blue Mountain Resort and it is completely worth it. As we checked into the Westin Trillium House, we were amazed by the small village feel of the Blue Mountain resort. After checking into our beautiful room we headed straight to […]

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Rag time with Jonathan Kravtchenko

Blueberry Rag time – new piano music with Jonathan Kravtchenko Here is the video of “Blueberry Rag” new piano piece, composed and played by young Canadian composer, Jonathan Kravtchenko. Enjoy “Blueberry Rag” If you have any comments or thoughts, please share with us…

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Dancing Bass Lodge, Lanark County, ON

Dancing Bass Lodge, Lanark County, ON “Dancing Bass” Lodge – the the name says it all… the place should be rich for fish and all day water fun! It was so desired escape from the bustling life of the large city… Dancing Bass Lodge is located in beautiful Lanark County, quite easy to access from […]

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Group of Seven in Stone Cellar Restaurant

Every summer we try to make a few local trips to explore our province and  one of the regions we love to visit is Lanark County, which offers perfect combination of small towns, cottages on the beach and wild life. And after spending couple days in the cottage (“The Dancing Bass” Lodge cottage) we went […]

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Puppets making workshop with Noreen Young

Puppets Making Workshop with Noreen Young Last summer we planned to visit the International Puppet Festival, which is held annually in Almonte, Ontario. Unfortunately this year’s Festival was cancelled due to shortage of funds –  however we found out that it is possible to have  a puppet making workshop, which was a very attractive idea. We […]

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