September is over and the fall weather has started. Leaves are
changing colour. With October come thoughts of the
Thanksgiving holiday. Thanksgiving is a great time to share
time with family and friends. Thanksgiving is also a time to
think about all the things that are good in our lives and
Canadian Thanksgiving is celebrated on the second Monday in
October. This year the Thanksgiving holiday will be Monday,
October 11th. It is different from American
Thanksgiving in that we do not remember the Pilgrims but
instead celebrate the harvest season.
Harvesting in Canada used to occur before harvesting in
America. In Canada, Thanksgiving is a time to celebrate with
family and friends. It is a time to celebrate with good food
too. Traditional foods include things like turkeys, yams,
sweet potatoes, cranberries and pumpkin pie.
the time to enjoy your family, friends, and food.
Thanksgiving from The Pearson Adult Learning Centre teachers!
some help cooking your turkey? Or are you looking for
thanksgiving recipes? The
BC Turkey Website
can help you out.
Canadian Thanksgiving history, crafts, poems,
quotes and recipes.
Canadian Thanksgiving history, food, and
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