Sunday, January 15, 2017
Journeys Into Great Trail project: An effort to connect Canada from coast to coast

Great Trail project: An effort to connect Canada from coast to coast

The Great Trail is being touted as one of the longest in the world. Once 432 individual trails are attached in late 2017, it will measure 24,000 kilometres. The serpentine routes – created by the Trans Canada Trail (TCT), a not-for-profit organization – will meet all three Canadian coasts and weave their way through vast Read Article

Posted by: Admin January 15, 20172:03 pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Journeys Into “Being Canadian” in 2017

“Being Canadian” in 2017

The question of what it means to be Canadian is taking on a prominent role again. 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of Confederation, and all things Canadian will be in the spotlight. Moreover, events around the world have folks again contemplating Canada’s role in the world order, as well as what makes Canada the unique Read Article

Posted by: Admin January 8, 20177:44 pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Journeys Into Celebrating what it means to be Canadian in 2017

Celebrating what it means to be Canadian in 2017

It’s such an easy question to ask and it is indeed frequently posed. The answer, however, is ever evolving and elusive. Now, it is a question again in the spotlight as Canada enters its 150th year – What does it mean to be Canadian ? One can see the question be asked in a number Read Article

Posted by: Admin 7:41 pm
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Journeys Into How Canada Has Celebrated Major Milestone Birthdays Past

How Canada Has Celebrated Major Milestone Birthdays Past

Canada’s 150th anniversary celebration looks to be like none to date. Historically,  the enactment of the British North America Act, 1867 (today called the Constitution Act, 1867), which confederated Canada, was celebrated on July 1, 1867, with the ringing of the bells at the Cathedral Church of St. James in Toronto and “bonfires, fireworks and Read Article

Posted by: Admin 7:38 pm
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Journeys Into Canada’s 150th Anniversary Logo

Canada’s 150th Anniversary Logo

A new logo has just been announced for Canada’s 150 th anniversary. And, already there is controversy surrounding it. Selected from 300 entries in a contest aimed at students, the winning design is a stylized maple leaf made up of multi-coloured diamond shapes. It will be featured in all Government of Canada products and events Read Article

Posted by: Admin April 29, 20156:07 pm