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How to become a true Canadian : Learn to skate…
January 20, 2010 – 7:15 am | Comments Off on How to become a true Canadian : Learn to skate…
How to become a true Canadian : Learn to skate…

Does Cana­da’s citi­zen­ship test require that you « ski a black run, gal­lop a horse, catch a fish, drive a trac­tor, skate in a hockey match and chop down a cedar ? »

Uh, no.

But as Jo Ollive …

Get active in Vancouver for 2010
December 30, 2009 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Get active in Vancouver for 2010
Get active in Vancouver for 2010

Van­cou­ve­rites have a well-deser­ved repu­ta­tion for being active and outdoorsy.

If you’d like to join them but don’t want to go it alone, have a look at the City of Van­cou­ver’s Active Events Calendar.

It …

Nuit Blanche : Sleepless in Toronto
September 30, 2009 – 7:08 am | Comments Off on Nuit Blanche : Sleepless in Toronto
Nuit Blanche : Sleepless in Toronto

Jet-lag­ged in Toron­to ? Or just want an inten­sive all-night intro­duc­tion to the city’s art scene ?

Then check out Sco­tia­bank Nuit Blanche Toron­to, a dusk-to-dawn cele­bra­tion of contem­po­ra­ry art.

With 500 artists invol­ved in more than …

Toronto Expat American Meetup : NFL Sunday
September 11, 2009 – 7:45 am | Comments Off on Toronto Expat American Meetup : NFL Sunday
Toronto Expat American Meetup : NFL Sunday

Want to meet other Ame­ri­cans in Toron­to ? Check out the Toron­to Expat Ame­ri­can Mee­tup Group.

The group’s next get-toge­ther is an « NFL Sun­day » mee­tup this wee­kend, Sun­day, Sep­tem­ber 13th at 1pm.

Here’s what the …

It’s Fringe Fest week in Edmonton
August 14, 2009 – 7:59 am | Comments Off on It’s Fringe Fest week in Edmonton
It’s Fringe Fest week in Edmonton

If you’re get­ting set­tled in Edmon­ton, you need to get acquain­ted with the city’s big­gest cultu­ral event.

It’s the Edmon­ton Inter­na­tio­nal Fringe Theatre Fes­ti­val – aka « The Fringe » – an annual theatre extra­va­gan­za that typi­cal­ly draws