Kingston Frontenac Public Library – Isabel Turner Branch – Tuesday, November 5, 2019 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Kingston Frontenac Public Library – Calvin Park Branch – Saturday, November 9, 2019 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
In September retirees Glenn Green and Carol VandenEngel achieved their goal of canoeing across Canada and raising thousands of dollars for Kingston’s Loving Spoonful. Come hear what it’s been like!
Come hear Carol and Glenn talk about their experiences – including heavy weather, isolation, capsizing, bears and wolves – and how they provisioned themselves with fresh local food dehydrated at home then shipped ahead along their route. Their presentation also highlights the amazing scenery as well as the warmth and generosity of the people they’ve encountered along the way.
Both sessions of this program require free registration: Register Here
Check out the ‘Kingstonist’ article: Canoe for Change paddlers share their experiences at KFPL
Spearhead Brewing Company – Thursday, October 17, 2019 7 pm to 10 pm
Join Loving Spoonful for a welcome home party, along with Carol and Glenn for a pint and a snack while you enjoy listening to stories and see photo’s of their epic Canadian coast to coast canoe trip! From portaging 400 km over the rocky mountains to conquering cresting waves on Lake Superior! Spearhead will be donating a portion of beer and food sales for the evening in honour of CanoeforChange.ca campaign.