Chapter 4A: Grande Prairie, Alberta

We’ve finally made it to our first stop in Alberta: Grande Prairie. The load-in here was in sharp contrast to our Yellowknife situation. To start with, it was much warmer in Grand Prairie (most of the snow was melting) and we could easily wheel in our exhibit and equipment. We have been through an interesting…

Chapter 3B: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

There’s something about the territories that fills me with wonder and joy; I can’t pinpoint what it is exactly. Maybe it’s the tight knit community, the local artists, the northern lights or the chilling temperatures below -30 °C (I suppose I could do without the cold temperatures). Our time in Yellowknife was truly spectacular, although…

Chapter 2G: Fort St. John, BC

So we’re revisiting the end of Chapter 2 again, because I failed to realize Fort St John was still in British Columbia (although it is pretty close to the Alberta border). Once we finished up in Whitehorse, we actually flew back to Prince Rupert (where we left our vehicle) and headed east towards Fort St.…

Chapter 3A: Whitehorse, Yukon

Wow, it seems so surreal now, but just last week I was in Whitehorse, Yukon. It’s a place that I never thought I’d get an opportunity to see and I’m still over the moon just thinking about it! We were stationed at F.H. Collins Secondary School where we had full days of presentations and exhibit…