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Free E-Book Series – The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow – Washington Irving

Fall is here and for many of us, that means its time to sit outside and enjoy a good book!  We thou...

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EPL Telephone Social

New program hosted by EPL Come join us!   EPL Telephone Social.  We’ll be hosting on Zo...

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Free E-Book Series – Wuthering Heights – Emily Bronte

We hope you are enjoying our Free E-Book series.  If you have any suggestions of classic novels tha...

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KNITTING SERIES – Knitting Essentials

We hope you have been enjoying the Knitting Series we are sharing! We continue to share the youtu...

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KNITTING SERIES – Knitting Mistakes and How to Fix Them

KNITTING SERIES - Knitting Mistakes and How to Fix Them With knitting, mistakes are bound to ha...

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Free E-Book Series – The Count Of Monte Cristo

On many of the "best novels of all time" lists, The Count Of Monte Cristo is a wonderful read!  And...

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Brain Games – More Crosswords

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Brain Games – Word Search

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KNITTING SERIES – How To Knit For Total Beginners

Have you always wanted to try knitting?  Has it been years since you tried? We found a fantastic...

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JIGSAW PUZZLES – ONLINE FUN!

We were so excited when we found a website that lets people make puzzles online.  We tried it out a...

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Brain Game – Crosswords

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Free E-Book Series – The Time Machine – H.G. Wells

We hope you have enjoyed the novels of H.G. Wells.  Up next, The Time Machine. Did you know... ...

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Free E-Book Series – The Invisible Man – H.G. Wells

We are really excited to be able to share 3 of H.G. Wells most famous novels with you...the free e-b...

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NFB: Ladies and Gentlemen… Mr. Leonard Cohen

"...Cohen was the dark eminence among a small pantheon of extremely influential singer-songwriters t...

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NFB – Margaret Atwood: Once in August

Did you know... The NFB was founded 2 May 1939 under the terms of the National Film Act and follo...

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Free E-Book Series – Dracula

We hope you are enjoying our Free E-Book Series.  When selecting books, we try to find bios about t...

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Free E-Book Series – Mansfield Park – Jane Austen

The last of our Jane Austen series!  We hope you have had the time to read all of her free e-books ...

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Free E-Books Series – Kidnapped

We hope you have been enjoying the books or Robert Louis Stevenson.  Up next is the final book we w...

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Free E-Book Series – Treasure Island

For many of us, we were first exposed to the books of Robert Louis Stevenson when we were young chil...

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Free E-Books Series – Hound of The Baskervilles

Summer is here and for many of us, that means its time to sit outside and enjoy a good book!  We th...

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5 Flavourful Recipes for the Barbecue

We recently did a series on How To BBQ and it was a big hit.  We recently found an article from ZOO...

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Free E-Books Series – A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur’s Court

Part 3 of the "river novels", A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court is another favorite of rea...

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Free E-Books Series – Emma – Jane Austen

Many of us have seen the movies, now its our chance to read the wonderful books of Jane Austen.   ...

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Free E-Book Series – Bio of Jane Austen

Many of us have seen the Jane Austen books at the movies but how many of us have read the books?  W...

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Free E-Book Series – The Strange Case Of Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde

We continue our series of classic books that are available for free on-line. Up next, The Strange Ca...

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The Authors Who Wrote The Stories – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

How can we not include Sherlock Holmes books as part of our E-book series!  Before we do that, we t...

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Free E-Books Series – The Call of The Wild

Summer is here and for many of us, that means its time to sit outside and enjoy a good book!  We th...

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Free E-Books Series – Moby Dick

Moby-Dick; or, The Whale is a novel by Herman Melville, in which Ishmael narrates the monomaniacal q...

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Free E-Books Series – Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn

Mark Twain's "river novels"  The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and  The Adventures of Huckleber...

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Writing Your Family History – Part 5 – Genealogy Courses, Certification and more!

We hope you have enjoyed our series on writing your family history!   There are so many resources,...

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Naval History Of Canada – Part 6 – Post World War 2 – 1945-1960

The Government of Canada has a fantastic section on their website that provides us with all kinds of...

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NFB – EXPO 67: 50+ YEARS LATER

Expo 1967 introduced Canada to the 50 million visitors who came to Expo 67! Six months and two days...

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Free E-Book Series – The Return of Sherlock Holmes

We hope you had a chance to read the free E-book, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes!  There are a n...

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Writing Your Family History – Part 4 – Organizing Your Information

We hope you have started your journey and are using the articles we are sharing to write your family...

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NFB – True North: Inside the Rise of Toronto Basketball

The National Film Board has a wonderful library of films!  Love basketball?  Make sure to watch th...

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Free E-Book Series – Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

SHERLOCK HOLMES Rivers of ink have flowed about Sherlock Holmes since 1887 when he was introd...

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Writing Your Family History – Part 3 – Finding Information

We are happy to be sharing these articles on Writing Your Family History.  Remember to visit the Li...

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Live Music From Home – Yusuf Cat Stevens

One of the most distinctive voices in music, today we are sharing the music of Yusuf Cat Stevens per...

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Live Music From Home – James Taylor

Who doesn't love the music of James Taylor!   Our Live Music From Home series features James with ...

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Free E-Books Series – Edgar Allan Poe’s The Raven

Amazingly, this book was written in 1845 and yet for many of us it was a required reading when in hi...

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Free E-Book Series – Sense and Sensibility – Jane Austen

Many of us have seen the movies, now its our chance to read the wonderful books of Jane Austen.   ...

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Live Music From Home – The Doobie Brothers

We shared Blackwater by the Doobie Brothers a few weeks ago and everyone loved it.  So...next up......

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Writing Your Family History – Part 2 – Choose A Strategy

The Library and Archives Canada website has a wealth of information on Genealogy and writing your fa...

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The History Of Electric Cars Since the 1890s!

Electric vehicles have come a long way since the 1890s Electric cars have been around a lot longer ...

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Live Music From Home – Jack Johnson

We really enjoy finding artists our members may not be aware of!  Next up...Australia's Jack Johnso...

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Brain Games – Movies from the 1990s Scramble

Bored at home? We found some brain activities online for you to challenge your brain. How quickly ...

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Brain Games – Mystery Scrambles

Bored at home? We found some brain activities online for you to challenge your brain. Are you look...

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NFB – Double Heritage – Barnstormers & Bush Pilots

This documentary from the Salute to Flight series links the barnstormers and bush pilots who explo...

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Free E-Book Series – Don Quixote

Did you know... Miguel de Cervantes’s Don Quixote, perhaps the most influential and well-known...

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Live Music From Home – Paul Simon The Boxer

Today as part of our Live Music From Home series we are sharing Paul Simon's The Boxer.  We also ha...

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Free E-Books Series – War Of The Worlds – H.G. Wells 

Summer is here and for many of us, that means its time to sit outside and enjoy a good book!  We th...

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Brain Games – Printable Puzzles

Bored at home? We found some brain activities online for you to challenge your brain.   PE...

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Brain Games – The Empty Triangle

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Brian Games – Party For Polyglots

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Live Music From Home – More from Mary Chapin Carpenter!

Thank you to everyone who mentioned they are enjoying our Live Music From Home series.  We had a fe...

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Writing Your Family History – Part 1 – What To Do First

The Library and Archives Canada website has a wealth of information on Genealogy and writing your fa...

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Live Music From My Home – Paul Simon

The incredible Paul Simon showing us that at 78 years old why his music made such a huge impact on p...

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Part 05 – Three Things To Think About When Buying BBQ Grilling Pellets

We have been searching the internet for articles to share in our Man Cave…our section of the websi...

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NFB – And We Knew How to Dance: Women in World War I

This feature documentary profiles 12 Canadian women who entered the male-dominated world of munition...

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Live Music From Home – Shaun Colvin

One of our goals with our Live Music From Home series is to introduce you to artists you may not kno...

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Live Music From Home – John Fogerty

One of the best songs from the 1960s, Released as a single in 1971 from the album Pendulum (1970)...

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Water Puzzle

Bored at home? We found some brain activities online for you to challenge your brain.   Solv...

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Live Music From Home – The Rolling Stones!

This song - a ‘Let It Bleed’ classic from 1969; was first performed live at the band’s ‘Rock...

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Part Four – How To Grill a Whole Fish. Perfectly. Every Time.

We have been searching the internet for articles to share in our Man Cave…our section of the websi...

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NFB – Spitfires – Wasps Wings

This documentary is a record of the role played by Spitfires in defeating the Axis during World War ...

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Live Music From Home – Journey

Journey did this performance of  “Don’t Stop Believin’” on UNICEF’s Won’t Stop benefit ...

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What It Is Like To Fly In An F-16 Flighter Plane

Who of us hasn't wondered what it would be like to fly in a fighter plan.  We found this great arti...

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Live Music From Home – The Doobie Brothers

One of their most famous songs, "Black Water" wasn't seen as having hit potential, so it was relegat...

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Can you count all the triangles in these images?

Bored at home? We found some brain activities online for you to challenge your brain. Click he...

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Live Music From Home – Crowded House

One of the nicest songs written in the 90's...hard to believe this song is 33 years old!  Fun trivi...

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NFB – Lost Over Burma: Search for Closure

  This documentary follows a mission into the Burmese jungle to recover the remains of a RCA...

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Part Three – How to Cook Meals with Grilling Planks

We have been searching the internet for articles to share in our Man Cave…our section of the websi...

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The CIA’s Bold Kidnapping of a Soviet Spacecraft

We have been working hard to find some great articles for our INTERESTING READING section and our MA...

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LIVE MUSIC FROM HOME – Mary Chapin Carpenter – Episodes 1 to 3

Mary Chapin Carpenter is a gifted singer and songwriter who began her career as a folk-influenced pe...

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Essential knots: How To Tie The 20 Knots You Need To Know!

One of these knots could save your life one day. Knot tying has always been one of those key ...

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The British Invasion – The Ed Sullivan Show!

Was there ever a more iconic performance than this? Hard to believe it was 56 years ago!   ...

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NFB – Tommy Douglas – Keeper Of The Flame

This feature documentary traces the political career of T.C. (Tommy) Douglas, former premier of Sask...

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Part 02 – 9.5 Tips To Enhance Your Grill Game

We have been searching the internet for articles to share in our Man Cave…our section of the websi...

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How Duct Tape Can Help You Survive Almost Anything

During the past 75 years of its existence, duct tape has become a staple product for "fix-it-yours...

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NFB – Billy Bishop – The Kid Who Couldn’t Miss

Paul Cowan's feature-length film combines fiction and reality to tell the story of how William Avery...

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Part 1 – How to get your grill ready for summer

We have been searching the internet for articles to share in our Man Cave...our section of the websi...

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Home Care Assistance Activity Book

Our friends of WSAC Home Care Assistance have provided us with copies of their Activity Book.  This...

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NFB – “Rosie The Riveter Of The North”

They raised children, baked cakes... and built world-class fighter planes. Sixty years ago, thous...

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Weekly Brain Game Activity Books!

Our friends at Eldercare have provided us with copies of their Weekly Activity Book.  This is a fun...

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Music Performances You Don’t Want To Miss

A 3-time member of the Songwriters, the Country AND the Rock and Roll Hall of Fames...Johnny Cash wa...

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Edmonton Public Library – AT HOME!

The Edmonton Public Library has a number of resources that are available to us, all from the comfort...

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FREE E-BOOKS ABOUT SPACE FROM NASA

NASA'S POPULAR E-BOOKS   Earth (Feb. 2019): A photo-essay from NASA’s Earth Science Divis...

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Vitural Field Trip

You can explore the new world even you stay at home. Come join us for a virtual field trip.  Shar...

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World Heritage Sites On Google Earth

Had a great plan for travelling but disrupted by the virus? Don't be sad. Come join us for a virtu...

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Adult Coloring Books

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Famous Museums Virtual Tours

Stuck at home but love visiting museums?  Come join us for virtual trips to famous museums! ...

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Fun Facebook Pages To Visit!

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