Seanchai ("Storyteller" in Irish) Library celebrates the Celtic tradition of stories told around the hearth or in the pub to friends, family, and welcomed strangers. Seanchai Libraries bring stories of all kinds to life, in Virtual Worlds: Second Life, InWorldz, & Kitely on the Open Metaverse.
WEDNESDAY, March 25th at 7PM: THE REAL WINNIE ~ A One-Of-A-Kind Bear
Harry & Winnipeg
She was an orphaned Canadian bear cub, lost near White River Ontario when Harry Coleborn found her on his way to The Great War. This one-of-a-kind personality captured the hearts of the Second Canadian Infantry, and then the world through the imagination of a small boy named Christopher and his father - author A. A. Milne.
Caledonia shares selections of this amazing real life story from Val Shushkewich's book "The Real Winnie: A One-of-a-kind Bear" live in voice.