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2022 Janes Walks (Digital)

Here are the digital Janes Walks for 2022. These are walks from previous years and reposted with permission.

Title: Leary’s Brook
Presenter: Scott Osmond
Interactive Map: https://storymaps.arcgis.com/stories/7f22cfed42684735ae3de9172c9d5c50

Title: Kelly’s Brook
Presenter: Scott Osmond
Interactive Map: https://storymaps.arcgis.com/stories/c948a716ac874ae08af8b74eaac27ef0

Title: Elizabeth Avenue
Presenter: Elizabeth Yeoman
PDF: https://happycity.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/JanesWalkEY.pdf

Title: Historic St. John’s
Presenter:  St. Bon’s Students – NL Studies/Chris Peters
Videos:

 

Title:  Waterford Valley Scavenger Hunt
Presenters: Rilla and Margo Wilson

Map: https://happycity.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Janes-Walk_Southside-Loop.pdf

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Title: Impact of Development on Heritage in NL
Presenter: Jerry Dick
PDF: https://bit.ly/jwheritagestjohns

Title: Harbour Tour
Presenter: Peter Walsh & Victoria Fitzgerald
PDF: https://bit.ly/3bRVWL9

Title: The Hidden Stroll 2020
Presenter: Grant Genova
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Title: The Hidden Stroll 2021
Presenter: Grant Genova
Video:

Title: Once & Future Library
Presenter: Josh Smee
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Janes Walks 2022

Jane’s Walks is a series of free, citizen-led neighbourhood tours that help people discover unseen, under-celebrated, and unique stories about their community.

We will be holding three in-person Janes Walks the weekend of May 6-8th.

Coming Soon!  The Old Movie Theatres of St. John’s
Leader: Ken O’Brien
Friday, May 6th, 7PM
Meeting point: Paramount Building, 34 Harvey Road, near the crosswalk.
Facebook Event

Solomon’s Journey – Exploring the hidden footpaths of downtown St. John’s
In memory of Grant Genova
Leader: Dave Lane
Saturday, May 7th, 1PM
Meeting point: Basilica front steps
This is a downhill trip, often steep or with steps.
Facebook Event

Empire Avenue: the Boundary between Past & Future
Leaders: Allan Goulding & Meghan Hollett
Sunday, May 8th, 2PM
Meeting point: Sheraton Hotel parking lot entrance, Empire Avenue
Facebook Event

The New Gower Street That Was 
Leaders: Lorraine Michael & Carol Cromwell Reade
Sunday, May 8th, 3:45PM
Meeting point: In front of the Majestic Theatre, Duckworth Street

 

Digital walks are posted here.

 

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