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Bambi's Blog - June 11

Bambi Ross is a local Manor Park resident and former principal at Manor Park Public School. Bambi's Blog features free online activities and resources that are fun for people of all ages!

"Once in a Lifetime" Talking Heads


Madonna "Into the Groove"


I know I played the Foo Fighters version last week but here is Glenn Campbell's interpretation "Times Like These"


Earth Wind and Fire "Devotion"


"Joy To The World" Three Dog Night


Want to show off your singing skills and your Canadian spirit? Participate in the NAC's Canada Day O Canada Sing Along. You can record yourself singing O Canada with the NAC orchestra.  https://nac-cna.ca/en/orchestra/canadaday If you are a Mel Brooks fan you might enjoy this musical tribute to him and his films. Might even give you some ideas for movies to watch....https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R7BLrVTouG8 Hamlet live viewing party from the Stratford Festival https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3B21uoU9684 Missing trips to the Museum of History? They have a virtual tour available https://www.historymuseum.ca/history-hall/virtual-tour/ Here is an interesting DIY recycling activity. I have provided two different patterns using different recyclable items. How to make a hummingbird feeder with found items https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dudsa4LU9_w or maybe this one is more to your liking https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jHIDF-qdCU The Blues Brother Concert https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YTpiL_Leg-Q A classic Abbott and Costello skit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J_gSWTQKE-0 Statistics Canada is offering families with children under the age of 15 with an  opportunity to complete a survey on their experiences parenting during COVID 19 lockdown. It is looking at children activities, child care, school, employment status and concerns for family well being. They will use the information collected to evaluate support programs and to assist them as they move forward with reopening.  https://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/survey/household/5323-covid-series The YMCA is offering a free online summer camp this year. https://ottawa.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1974566&binId=1.1487308&playlistPageNum=1 Here is the link to the camp that begins in July https://www.ymcahome.ca/ycamp 

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