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Volunteer's Views - The years bring change but history remains the same…

By Kathryn, Valued Volunteer!

Hard to believe that I have been volunteering for the Oshawa Community  Museum and Archives for nearly eleven years, it only seems like yesterday that I met everyone at the Jubilee Pavilion. 366 more words


Krakow: Poland’s cheerful face

Krakow can be seen as the cultural capital of Poland. By wandering around through its peaceful streets, you will realise that every corner tries to pay homage to music, poetry and theatre. 905 more words


Green Tea from a Pink Pot

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The longer I have to live without my mama, the more precious her things become to me. I cherish the antique rocking chair that my grandfather sat in when he relaxed out on the farm. 322 more words

In the Greenhouse

I find myself curiously drawn towards greenhouses, lured within by the exotic species and tantalising heat. Let me define my peaked interest in the greenhouse, I’m not talking about one you may find squirrelled away in the depths of the garden but more the grandeur of the Victorian era. 131 more words


St. George's Day 2014

Today is a day to pay respects to my English heritage. Therefore, I make no apologies for the origins of the blood in my veins. 326 more words


Grace and Poppy Quilt: Part 4

Well, here is where I am so far on the Grace and Poppy Quilt. I’ve got about the top two thirds pieced and the sun has been all… 144 more words