Kawartha Lakes Public Library Digital Archive
July 1: Canada Day The 2020 Way
Description
Creators
City of Kawartha Lakes, Videographer
Kawartha Art Gallery
, Director
Taylor, Susan
, Interviewee
Kawartha Art Network
, Collaborator
Marlatt, Daniel
, Artist
Kawartha Kavaliers Drum Corps Incorporated
, Contributor
Mitchell, Mark
, Contributor
Rafton, Andrew
, Contributor
Pankhurst, Mark
, Contributor
Quaker Oaks Farm
, Contributor
Grignon, Denis
, Singer
Globus Theatre
, Contributor
Letham, Andy
, Contributor
Butler, Laura
, Artist
Williams, Paul
, Artist
Williams, Beverly
, Artist
Drummond, Lesley
, Artist
Winter, Sean
, Artist
Mann, Darlene
, Artist
Barton Creative Co.
, Creator
Pasquino, Shayne
, Videographer
Pasquino Productions
, Videographer
Media Type
Video
Image
Audio
Item Types
Video recordings
Images, Electronic
Description
The City of Kawartha Lakes compiled a Canada Day celebratory video message during the COVID-19 pandemic featuring temporary art installations in collaboration with the Kawartha Art Gallery and the Kawartha Art Network, messages from front-line city services (Fire Rescue, Police Service, Paramedic Service, and OPP) and photo contributions from city residents.

The city offered up a limited supply of free Canada Day decoration kits to encourage residents to dress up their homes and share photos to celebrate Canada Day using #KawarthaLakesStrong

Due to COVID-19, traditional community Canada Day celebrations of food, fun and fireworks in all Kawartha Lakes communities were cancelled to protect residents as it would have been far too difficult to ensure good social distancing (6 ft/2 metres away from anyone) at such events.

But Bobcaygeon still managed to put on a parade!
Notes
Includes photos of the Bobcaygeon Canada Day Parade and music from the Kawartha Kavaliers.
Publisher
City of Kawartha Lakes
Place of Publication
Kawartha Lakes, Ontario
Date of Original
1 Jul 2020
Date Of Event
1 Jul 2020
Subject(s)
Personal Name(s)
Taylor, Susan, Executive Director ; Mitchell, Mark, Chief ; Rafton, Andrew, Chief ; Pankhurst, Mark, Chief ; Grignon, Denis ; Marlatt, Daniel ; Adare, Ann ; Winter, Steve ; Gilpin, Lindsay ; Traill, Taylor ; Shaw, Aaron ; Trent-Severn Waterway Lock staff ; Peter, Jamie
Corporate Name(s)
Kawartha Art Network ; Kawartha Art Gallery ; Miskwaa Studio & Outdoor Gallery
Language of Item
English
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Kawartha Lakes Public Library
Email:lindsaylibrary@kawarthalakeslibrary.ca
Website:
Agency street/mail address:
190 Kent St W.
Lindsay, ON K9V 2Y6
(705) 324-9411 extension 1268
Transcription

Video #1: Canada Day - The 2020 Way

[Music]

[Mitchell] As the voice of your local emergency services, I'd like to encourage everyone to come together to celebrate our country, the community that we live in and those who work every day for the safety of others.

[Rafton] Due to the pandemic, Kawartha Lakes will be celebrating a digital Canada Day titled the 2020 way, encouraging residents across the city to come together online to celebrate July 1st.

[Music] Art Project The 2020 Way

[Taylor] Donna Goodwin approached me about coming up with an idea that could be incorporated into the city's Canada Day event and but it had to be respectful of COVID and I got thinking about it and did a little bit of research and thought 'what would we use' 'we could use flags'.

[Music]

[Taylor] It's not just one or two people involved, it's many people sharing their voices, telling their stories and I believe we're a community of neighborhoods. Our neighborhoods have their own unique story. There is their heritage, their colors, and when we all work together as one, and this is what I noticed during COVID, it didn't matter where you lived in the Kawarthas, we were all working to make each other feel better about what we were dealing with.

[Music]

[Pankhurst] This Canada Day, don't forget to take a moment to celebrate the work our first response and frontline healthcare heroes perform every day to keep Canadians across the country safe

[OPP Officer] On behalf of the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP...

[Rafton] On behalf of all of our paramedics and support staff...

[Mitchell] On behalf of the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service

[Pankhurst] On behalf of the Kawartha Lakes Fire Rescue Service, Happy Canada Day

[Unknown) And on behalf of the entire municipality and all of Council,

[Letham] Happy Canada Day Kawartha Lakes

[Construction Workers] Happy Canada Day Kawartha Lakes

[City Staff] Happy Canada Day Kawartha Lakes

[City Hall Staff] Happy Canada Day Kawartha Lakes

[Music]

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Video #2: 'O Canada' in French by Denis Grignon

Ô Canada! Terre de nos aïeux,

Ton front est ceint de fleurons glorieux!

Car ton bras sait porter l'épée,

Il sait porter la croix!

Ton histoire est une épopée

Des plus brillants exploits.

Et ta valeur, de foi trempée,

Protégera nos foyers et nos droits.

Protégera nos foyers et nos droits.

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Video #3: Maple Leaf Forever arranged for the Kawartha Kavaliers

[Music]

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Video #4: Daniel Marlatt Art Installation - Trent Lakes

[Music]

Sharing his interest to also participate in the Canada Day The 2020 Way, Trent Lakes artist neighbour, Daniel Marlatt of Miskwaa Studio & Outdoor Gallery sends his Canada Day best wishes from the shoreline of the Miskwaa River in Trent Lakes to Kawartha Lakes.

[Music] [Video of art installation]

For more information about Daniel and his work check out www.kawarthagallery.com

You can also visit Daniel at his studio and outdoor gallery at 250 Edwina Drive, Trent Lakes.

Open 7 days a week during the summer.

416-889-0096

miskwaa.art@gmail.com

www.danielmarlatt.com

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Video #5: Canada Day The 2020 Way - Installation Compilation

[Guitar music playing]

The Artists of Canada Day The 2020 Way

Laura Butler

Paul & Beverly Williams

Lesley Drummond

Quaker Oaks Farm

Sean Winter

Darlene Mann

Danial Marlatt

Video prepared by Barton Creative Co. on behalf of Kawartha Art Gallery.

Created with work by The City of Kawartha Lakes and Shayne Pasquino of Pasquino Productions

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July 1: Canada Day The 2020 Way


The City of Kawartha Lakes compiled a Canada Day celebratory video message during the COVID-19 pandemic featuring temporary art installations in collaboration with the Kawartha Art Gallery and the Kawartha Art Network, messages from front-line city services (Fire Rescue, Police Service, Paramedic Service, and OPP) and photo contributions from city residents.

The city offered up a limited supply of free Canada Day decoration kits to encourage residents to dress up their homes and share photos to celebrate Canada Day using #KawarthaLakesStrong

Due to COVID-19, traditional community Canada Day celebrations of food, fun and fireworks in all Kawartha Lakes communities were cancelled to protect residents as it would have been far too difficult to ensure good social distancing (6 ft/2 metres away from anyone) at such events.

But Bobcaygeon still managed to put on a parade!