The life of the province’s pioneers is depicted in reconstructed townsites, including Upper Canada Village near Morrisburg and Black Creek Pioneer Village in northwest Toronto.
In 1973, the Ontario government began to rebuild Fort William (at Thunder Bay), a fur-trading post established by the North West Companyin 1803.
Picturesque forts, the legacy of a long period of tension along the American-Canadian border dating from the beginning of the American Revolution, dot the southern reaches of the province.
At Kingston, Fort Henry, whose stone walls were originally completed in the 1830s, is perhaps the best known, but Fort George and Fort Erie on the Niagara Historic Frontier, Fort Wellington (Prescott), Fort York (Toronto) and Fort Malden (Amhertsburg) have also been restored to their appearance at the time of the international crises and conflicts that marked the first part of the 19th century.
“It’s probably one of the best things going in my life right now,” Levesque said.
Couples like Bob and Gould are now invited to events as honourary guests.
The singles club meets every Saturday morning at 9 a.m., at the Croatian Centre at 5259 Tecumseh Rd.
She didn’t fit in with her married friends any longer she said. On Saturday, close to 100 members had a chance to look back on the club’s past during a gathering at the Royal Canadian Legion on Marentette Avenue.
In her mid 50s, she wasn’t sure where to turn next. And it was to this group.” The 50 plus Singles Club has been serving as a support network for older adults in the Windsor area for the past 18 years. “Some people are not alive anymore but we keep members books,” president of the club Goldei Bosnjak said at the event, which included dinner, dancing and reminiscing with friends.
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