Canada Day

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Most Canadian Things to Do This Summer

At long last, it’s here. We made it through that ceaseless, long winter and can now enjoy our few months of summer holiday bliss. Whether you’re heading out to the cottage, beach, or packing up for an epic cross-country road trip, be sure to enjoy some of these most Canadian
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Parliament Hill Ottawa - What Makes you Proud to be a Canadian?
“What Makes You Proud To Be Canadian?” Contest [CONTEST CLOSED for 2017]

Win a Trip to Ottawa! Every year, the government of Canada asks youth from 8 to 18 years old across Canada to describe what makes them proud to be Canadian. For the 2016 What Makes You Proud to be Canadian? contest, entrants may draw a picture, take a photo, or write a
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The Making of a Canada Day Tradition

On July 1, 2008, when my first child was two weeks old, we hiked with my parents up to the top of the hill behind our house to watch the Canada Day fireworks over downtown. It seemed like the perfect way to celebrate – fun, exciting and close to home
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Canada Day Challenge 2013

Be original! Be creative! Be part of the new Canada Day Challenge! So goes the slogan of a new contest for kids who live anywhere in Canada! The Canada Day Challenge is a new initiative grown out of the now defunct Canada Day Poster Challenge. Kids age 8 to 18
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Canada Day Poster Challenge (Deadline March 9)

Do you have a budding artist in your family? Each year the government of Canada hosts a Canada Day poster challenge. They invite children ages 5 -18 to share their thoughts of what it means to be a Canadian, artistically. This year’s theme is 1812: The Fight For Canada. There
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