Slurpee Canada’s annual Bring Your Own Cup event is back this week!

[tweetthis]Slurpee Canada’s Bring Your Own Cup event is back this week! [/tweetthis] On March 24-25, 2017, the Slurpee Bring Your Own Cup event will be back at 7-Eleven stores across Canada! Slurpee Bring Your Own Cup event guidelines On the two days mentioned above, customers are encouraged to use their imagination and bring any clean container (that is a […]

Have You Heard? There’s a summer camp for adults in BC!

Summer camp isn’t just for the kids anymore. Are some of your fondest summer memories those of nights bunking at camp after busy days filled with outdoor adventure and games, escaping the city or suburbs, and making new friends? Or maybe, like me, you just listened in awe at the camp tales your friends returned to […]

How food banks help our communities

When we think about food banks, we might be under the misconception that they’re mostly used by regular clients stopping by for a weekly hamper pickup, but the reality couldn’t be more different. Here Katharine Schmidt, executive director, Food Banks Canada shares insights into the services that modern food banks provide to help their clients […]

3 food programs to get you hired now

Facing a competitive, ever-changing job market, how can today’s young people prepare for employment? What degree, diploma or certificate program will land them that in-demand job? The food and beverage processing sector is Ontario’s largest manufacturing employer, with more than 125,000 people currently working at more than 3,000 businesses across the province. Yet a recent […]

Heart of Our Nation: A three dollar coin to commemorate Canada 150

Heart of Our Nation Earlier this month, The Royal Canadian Mint Released the 2017 $3 Fine Silver Coin – Heart of Our Nation; a souvenir to commemorate Canada’s 150th anniversary. The 99.99% pure silver coin was designed by accomplished artist and coin designer, Laurie McGaw, of Guelph, Ontario. The back side of the collectible coin boasts a large maple leaf […]

Have you claimed your free Parks Canada 2017 Discovery Pass?

  Free Parks Canada 2017 Discovery Pass In Celebration of Canada 150, the Parks Canada Agency is offering a free Parks Canada 2017 Discovery pass to anyone who would like one. With this pass, both Canadian and international travellers can enjoy free access to participating national parks, marine conservation areas, and historic sites located all […]

BC Government accepting suggestions for new Stop of Interest signs

Between the 1958 and sometime in the 1990’s, over one hundred Stop of Interest signs were placed near roadways throughout British Columbia to commemorate historic people and places throughout the province. In late 2015 Heritage BC and the BC government reached out to the public for help in locating and assessing the location, content, and condition […]

Historica Canada hosts Here’s My Canada Video Contest

A Canada 150 Signature Initiative hosted by Historica Canada Here’s My Canada is a nation-wide, multilingual video contest with 15 awesome cash, gift card, and tech prizes to be won. In fact, the total value of prizing for this contest is approximately $38,000 CAD! Here’s My Canada Video Contest Prizing Junior Category: First prize – $2,000 gift card […]

Government of Canada’s Canada Day Challenge 2017

Canada Day Challenge 2017 2017 marks the 30th year for the annual Canada Day Challenge, a contest that challenges Canadian youth to explore their vision of Canadian culture and the future; and to express that vision by creating a drawing, photograph, or written piece to submit. Eligibility Criteria The Canada Day Challenge 2017 is open to Canadian citizens, as well […]

StudentTours NYE Extravaganza Club Crawl 2017

Ring in the New Year with over 10,000 Canadians Nationwide for the largest New Years Eve Party at the World Famous New Years Eve ‘Extravaganza’ Club Crawl 2017! Student Tours & Clubzone give club crawlers the best New Year’s night club venues in their town – with VIP access, in every major city in Canada! A […]