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The Potato Industry: Alive in O'Leary, PEI

The Potato Industry: Alive in O'Leary, PEI

Prince Edward Island Potato Museum

We invite you to join us on a journey of learning about the potato, from its beginnings as a wild food source in South America, to its current status as the fourth largest commercial crop in the world. The community of O'Leary, where the humble potato has...

From Tree to Sea: Boat Builders of the Sunshine Coast

From Tree to Sea: Boat Builders of the Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast Museum & Archives

Boat building has provided the means of transportation for generations of Sunshine Coasters. Many pioneers built their boats from materials salvaged from the beaches and the abundant forests. What type of life did these boat builders lead? Meet this...

School Days Gone By

School Days Gone By

Morse Museum and Cultural Centre

The School Days Gone By exhibit, produced by the Morse Museum and Cultural Centre, outlines various aspects of rural school life in Saskatchewan from 1912 to 1979. This exhibit allows people to reminisce or learn about the types of items you would see in a...

The Joy of Effort - A History of Physical Activity

The Joy of Effort - A History of Physical Activity

Mill of Kintail Conservation Area

From its very early beginnings, the citizens of Almonte, Ontario, have always been physically active, whether it was the demanding labour the early settlers undertook to carve out the homesteads or the more organized recreational activities they sought to...

A Prairie Mountain Promenade

A Prairie Mountain Promenade

Prairie Mountain Regional Museum Inc.

A Prairie Mountain Promenade walks viewers through the history, showcased at the new Prairie Mountain Regional Museum (PMRM), of this region of Southwestern Manitoba. It begins with an explanation of the "Big Trail", as locals called the famous Fort Ellice...

Hamilton Mack Laing

Hamilton Mack Laing

Comox Archives and Museum

This exhibit captures the life and work of Hamilton Mack Laing. This naturalist, author, photographer and artist made his home in Comox on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Born in 1883 in Ontario, Laing grew up on a Manitoba farm, attended art school in...

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