Canadians at Arms Needs Your Help

You can imagine that this site is an ambitious undertaking. It will require the help and support of many persons and a great deal of technology. We Need Your Help to make this all work. We are a non-profit corporation so no tax receipts can be issued, but you will be acknowledged on the site as a contributor. No amount of contribution is too small. However, our ideal objective would be to have one or more foundations or companies to set up an endowment to fund the ongoing site. Our…

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Royal Canadian Mint Showcases Explorer John Cabot’s Famous Ship

The Royal Canadian Mint is proud to issue an impressive new silver coin that recaptures the design of the 1949 Silver Dollar celebrating Newfoundland and Labrador’s transformation from a British colony to Canada’s newest province 70 years ago. This coin features the Matthew, the sailing vessel which intrepid European explorer John Cabot sailed to Newfoundland’s shores in 1497. When Master Engraver Thomas Shingles first hand-carved the reverse of this coin, it became an instant classic, prized its graceful and meticulous design. Now, it can be enjoyed even more on the…

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Canadians in Flight stamp issue honours pilots, designers and aircraft that made aviation history

March 26, 2019 – Canada Post will issue five stamps that celebrate legendary examples of Canadian ingenuity, technological prowess and courage in civilian and military aviation March 27th. Developed with the support of the Canada Aviation and Space Museum – one of three museums under the Ingenium brand – the stamps commemorate:

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Irving Shipbuilding Premier Sponsor for the 25th Skills Canada National Competition

March 13, 2019 – Skills/Compétences Canada (SCC), a not-for-profit organization that actively promotes careers in skilled trades and technologies to Canadian youth, is proud to announce that J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) and Irving Shipbuilding have confirmed as Premier Sponsors of the 2019 Skills Canada National Competition (SCNC). SCC is very pleased to announce that JDI will once again be supporting SCNC in celebration of its 25th anniversary. Under J.D. Irving’s Group of Companies, there will be support from Kent Building Supplies and Irving Shipbuilding through this partnership. The Skills Canada…

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