Would you like to have an opportunity to wear an 1850’s costume, see behind the scenes at a national historic site, and share memorable experiences with others?
“Just over six years ago, I saw the above ad in the Volunteers column of the Winnipeg Free Press. I didn’t realize then that my relationship with Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site and Parks Canada would extend to almost 500 volunteer hours – and counting!.”
For the past 25 years, André and Micheline Bastien have enjoyed long summer holidays on their cabin cruiser, sailing the waters in and around St. Lawrence Islands National Park.
These days, after years of unofficially helping out, they are now volunteers for the Islands Stewardship Program. Read more...
“I never thought I could enjoy my summers ‘working’ as I have volunteering for Fort Battleford. I look forward to coming back every summer.”