Dancing With Canoes and Kayaks

Who knew 3 weeks could flash across one’s face in an instant, but leave an leave an imprint to last a life time. Hi, my name is John Howes and I am a graduate teacher candidate from the specialized Queen’s Outdoor and Experiential Education (OEE) program. I had...
2015 Adult Artisan Workshops

2015 Adult Artisan Workshops

I am so excited to announce our lineup of 2015 adult artisan workshops! We have been working on some fantastic new additions, and of course the classic favourites are back like paddle carving, beading, canoe restoration and more. Workshops are a great way to learn a...
Beyond the Jargon to Hands-on Learning

Beyond the Jargon to Hands-on Learning

If you’re not a teacher in Ontario, it’s possible that you just might not be aware of that the social studies curriculum was totally revised for Kindergarten through grade 8 this year. Yup, I know:  stunning news, it should’ve made headlines. The document itself is a...
Museum Road Trip!!

Museum Road Trip!!

Last Thursday, I had the pleasure of joining 35 members of our volunteer team on a road trip to the beautiful town of Kingston, ON. The bus trip is an annual outing for us and each fall we head to a new destination to explore different cities, museums and attractions....