Author Archives: William J. Gibson

About William J. Gibson

62 year old - writer/photographer Canadian, survived open heart surgery, received kidney transplant, sometimes dour, sometimes amusing, over six feet in height, severely follicle challemged

Portarama


30th annual Portarama celebration this year May 15th-18th In Port McNicoll.  Fun for the whole family.   see http://www.tay.township.on.ca/Community/Portarama/index.htm Advertisements

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April snow melt waters racing


Sturgeon River, just south of Hwy 12 and west of Waubaushene in Tay Township in central Ontario. Camera Fujifilm S8200, Videographer standing safely, cautiously on a bridge. Please everyone stay away from banks and creek edges this Spring, they are … Continue reading

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13th Annual Winter Carnival Feb. 7-9


Tay Township’s Frosty Frolics Winter Carnival February 7-9, 2014 Activities for the Whole Family all Weekend Long! Visit http://www.tay.ca for a complete activity listing

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2013 in review


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 10,000 times in 2013. If it were a … Continue reading

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winter frosting


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Retiring Museum director Jamie Hunter 2 videos – recalling his start at the Huronia Museum


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JAMIE HUNTER Two video clips interviewing Jamie Hunter on his early interest in history and his first day at the Huronia Museum: Videographer Bill Gibson, Huronia Museum volunteer

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Tay Township slips into Winter – photos


Some photos taken on November 19, 2013, some near St. Ignace, probably the 17th Century Huron Village Site where St. Jean de Brebeuf and St. Gabriel Lalemant were martyred in 1649 along with many Christian Hurons by warring Iroquois.   … Continue reading

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