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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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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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Farmstead experience on Blue Hen Farm

After the four and a half hour drive from downtown Toronto we arrived at the Blue Hen Farm.  Right at the turn we saw an old cupboard filled with jars of homemade preserves and a sign “Honk for Service”…  And we saw the farmhouse in the opening between trees. Farmers Jeff and Leslie greeted us […]

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Family fun in Granby Zoo

Granby Zoo in Granby, Quebec During the last couple of years the topic of visiting Quebec was coming up several times in our discussions. Finally in May 2017 we booked a hotel and planned out the itinerary that would include some of the places that we thought would be interesting for everyone in the family. […]

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Ottawa’s “Girlfriends Getaway” Package Filled With Fun & Savings

Ottawa’s “Girlfriends Getaway” Package Filled With Fun & Savings  Toronto, July 28, 2009 –  Let’s face it—girls just want to have fun. And once in a while they need an escape from the guys but not from fun and excitement. Ottawa Tourism is serving up an eclectic menu of Girlfriends Getaway packages where the emphasis […]

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