Manitoulin Island


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Man·i·tou·lin Island

 (măn′ĭ-to͞o′lĭn)
An island of southern Ontario, Canada, in northern Lake Huron. It is the largest lake island in the world.

Manitoulin Island

(ˌmænɪˈtuːlɪn)
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(Placename) an island in N Lake Huron in Ontario: the largest freshwater island in the world. Length: 129 km (80 miles). Width: up to 48 km (30 miles)
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A photo of a sunset over Manitoulin Island in Ontario is making its rounds on the internet, inspiring Twitter users from different areas.
Madahbee Leach has also served on council for her home community of Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation on Manitoulin Island.
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Cheechoo, known for her films Johnny Tootall and Moose River Crossing, says she has seen many troubled youth turn their lives around after studying at the non-profit training institute on Manitoulin Island. "While they are making a film, they are learning how to read, write, do math, leadership, how to do their resumes, and how to work as a team," said Cheechoo.
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And storytellers from Wikwemikong Unceded Indian Reserve on Manitoulin Island, will travel to the Gorbals theatre next summer.
Lafarge's contribution will go toward the purchase of the diagnostic imaging equipment desperately needed at its two hospital sites on Manitoulin Island.
Other museum initiatives include Rock Around Town podcast tours of area cities; Dining with the Dinosaurs, which gives organizations and groups the opportunity to host functions amongst museum displays; an extensive outdoor rock garden featuring large specimens from Canada and the United States; and books about Manitoulin Island geology and groundwater.
On a weekend field trip to Manitoulin Island, students learn about animal tracking, small mammal trapping, twig identification and temperature profiles in the snow.
Best said in an interview, "I wrote the song to support the motto and my congregation sang it, so I knew it worked in my congregation." Based on Manitoulin Island, Ont., she is music director at All Saints Anglican church in Gore Bay.
It received students from Manitoulin Island (Ojibway), from Kahnawake (Iroquois) and from places where Cree was spoken.