Happy International Women’s Day! In honour of a day that celebrates gender equality, we are publishing our third issue of The Academy newsletter. For this issue, the children watched Moana, a 2016 Oscar nominated film that introduces a new Disney Princess who ventures across the ocean – despite having no experience wayfinding – to save her people. Before […]
Extra! Extra! Read all about it! Today is the release of issue 002 of The Academy newsletter – a newsletter brimming with original content by children from the area! For this issue the children watched Zootopia, an Oscar winning film released in 2016 by Walt Disney Animation studios with a vital message. Zootopia is about the importance of diversity and […]
The wait is finally over! Attached to this post is the first issue of our #KidsMovieClub newsletter. As perviously stated, issue 001 features children as the critics reviewing an Oscar nominated film! Check out the PDF version of the newsletter below. Let us know what you think! The Academy – Issue 001 Please note, the second screening […]
Lucy will be hosting another Kids Movie Club on Monday, February 27th, from 2:30 – 5:00 pm! This event is set up to accommodate ages 7-12. If you would like to register your child, or have any further questions, please call Lucy at 902-857-1133 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org. After the movie we will celebrate […]
It’s a new month and that means that there are fun & exciting things coming your way! Lucy, our intern, will be hosting a Kids Movie Night ahead of the Oscars which allows children to view an Oscar nominated film! This gives children the opportunity to think critically about what they are viewing and enables […]
The intern position posted on January 3rd has been filled by Lucy Harnish. A Mill Cove native, Lucy, recently graduated with a Bachelor of Arts majoring in English Literature and a double minor in History & Russian Culture at McGill University. Lucy is going to utilize her skills acquired in her education and work experience […]
Despite the dry conditions, the Community Garden here at Aspotogan Heritage Trust has done well. Currently we have beans, peas, cucumbers, green peppers, kale, ruby leaf lettuce, zucchini and some potatoes ready for harvest. Stop by and “pick a feed & pull a weed” The Through the Years Day Care children have been visiting regularly […]
If you are hankering for some green or yellow beans, fresh peas, kale or a cucumber – there are plenty available in our Community Garden. Pick a Feed – Pull a Weed!
It’s the beginning of August and the Community Garden has some wonderful, colourful produce ready to go. Indulge in some Ruby Red Leaf Lettuce, Rainbow Kale, White Russian Kale, Red Radishes or for a change, pick some Nasturtium Blooms to decorate your plate! Coming soon – cucumbers, green & yellow beans and snap peas!
This early morning visitor was paying close attention to the raised beds at the Community Garden here at Aspotogan Heritage Trust. Plans are currently underway to expand for the 2016 Growing Season. Stay tuned for updates and pictures. On another note, if anyone is interested in becoming part of the Community Gardening Team, contact […]