We are really excited to support this amazing community project that has been launched by Derek Newman-Stille, Lisa Clarke and Cameron G N Ewing. Here's a bit more about the project from the editors: "Peterborough in Portrait: Together Apart is a photo narrative project meant to capture the way that we live amidst the COVID 19 virus and the associated social isolating. We are hoping to capture those moments of our shifted lives and the ways that we continue to live during thi
"Meet Peterborough Activist Jill Jones: Stickin' to the Union In the early 1970s, a worker sweeping the floors of the Canadian General Electric (GE) factory in Nogojawanong/Peterborough, Ontario, earned a higher wage than a skilled machinist — if, of course, the sweeper was male and the machinist was female.Jill Jones was a feisty young woman who had trained at Sir Sandford Fleming College in Peterborough to be a machinist, and, in 1973 at age 19, was hired at GE . . . and sh
Synopsis: In this film, a girl explains how her life works with two moms. Password: rainbowlife Discussion questions and activities below! Discussion Questions (pick three)
1. Who is in your family?
2. Who are your friends?
3. What does each family member love to do?
4. What are your favourite things to do with your friends? What can you still do with them while we’re in isolation?
5. Why do you think Elena asks, “Is it though, is it really though?” after another charact
trying to keep singing and maintain a strong heart. I am so incredibly grateful for my kin that are showing up in some really beautiful and powerful ways right now. heres a leon bridges cover for yous called river. whatever it is you believe in, please continue to believe in the waters and lands, and all those that continue to sacrifice so much to protect | defend | advocate for the waters and lands, for each one of us and the new life yet to come. we are only as well as the
"This is a duo performance of the hymn, It Is Well With My Soul, that my wife, Lorraine Land, and I did while in quarantine with suspected covid-19 in response to a Facebook request by a friend in quarantine completely alone for the same reason." - John Bird
"when we were little and there would be big storms our dad would pull out his guitar and sing. his magical ways would sometimes stop the thunders or bring the power back on, but ultimately his songs really helped us feel less afraid. as im sure many people are feeling right now, i too am feeling so far and isolated from my kin. im singing, in my space jammies, a song about rainbows for yous from my kitchen floor. love yous.🌈🐸❤" - Shawna Redskye, artist, musician, potter, st
Alex (8 years old) has started Dogcast, a weekly illustrated podcast about dogs, to keep all her friends and family company and help you learn about dogs at the same time. Check out the second episode about Border Collies.