Canada Day Across the Country, What’s Going on and Where?

Canada Day occurs on July 1 and is a national holiday held to mark the joining of Canada’s original three provinces (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and the Canada Province; now known as Ontario and Quebec) as one nation in 1867. The holiday was formerly known as Dominion...

Ways for Seniors to Celebrate Victoria Day!

Victoria Day has always been a special holiday for Canadians, as a chance to spend time with family and marking the start of the summer season and the start of spring for gardeners. This year marks the 200th year since the birth of Queen Victoria making the day even...
Five Ways Seniors can Observe National Flag of Canada Day!

Five Ways Seniors can Observe National Flag of Canada Day!

This year National Flag of Canada Day is on Friday, February 15th marking 54 years since the inauguration of the maple leaf flag as we know it. To celebrate our nation’s flag it will be flown from buildings, and discussed in schools, but what else can we do to observe...