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Occurs on Friday April 29 2022

Approximate running time: 2 hours


Meaford Hall
12 Nelson Street East
Meaford ON N4L 1N6

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Big Canoe Filmfest By Big Canoe Project Sponsored by Meaford Culture Foundation Friday, April 29, 2022 7:00 pm Adults: $22 Stu 12-18: $10 Under 12: Free Support the local water quality monitoring work of the Big Canoe Project and take in an exciting night of storytelling at the Big Canoe Film Festival. Follow the stories of a diverse group of paddlers who embody the richness and depth of canoe culture in our gorgeous short film selection by Goh Irimoto 'The Canoe'. Our feature film 'Paddle to the Amazon', a film by Chris Forde, tells the tale of the world's longest canoe trip,12,000 miles from Winnipeg's Red River to the world's largest river, in all its complexity. Join us afterwards for a Q&A with Dana Starkell, who, forty years ago, completed this trip with his father Don. Hosted by Big Canoe Project Executive Director Tom Thwaits

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