Jake’s Gift Presentation


Following Sunday’s performance of Jake’s Gift, actress Julia Mackey, centre, presented  representatives of three area Legion Branches with a print entitled Fallen Hero. The print is part of a fund-raising effort to create memorials for every Canadian soldier lost in battle from the Boer War to current conflicts. On hand to receive the prints were, from the left, Paul Sisson, President of the Haliburton Branch 126, Marylou Ferguson, President of the Kinmount Branch 441, Linda Evans, Youth Co-ordinator and Jim Donaldson, Vice President, Minden Branch 649. Jake’s Gift, a one woman show about remembrance, was presented to sold out audiences by the Highlands Summer Festival July 23 to 25.

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