Young Canada Works Blog

It Was a Flop…

July 20, 2014 // 0 Comments

The tour was a flop today. Apparently a group was coming in from the States and the way the museum described it, it sounded like a cruise group like yesterday. Instead, there [...]

The Cruise Ship

July 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

A German cruise ship came into work today. That meant we spoke English to 9 out of 10 customers. Oh English, how I have missed you! Charlotte studies German at university and [...]

Whales!

July 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

Charlotte, another anglophone student, gave me a call this morning saying that one of her roommates was heading to Tadoussac to go whale watching, and I could join them if I [...]

Off to Bagotville!

July 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

Today the museum had asked me to come in to replace someone who was ill. Apparently they had asked two people to come in and told me “Oops, sorry! Go home.”. I [...]

Les Trois Accords…?

July 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

Les Trois Accords are the most bizarre music group I have ever listened to. There was a free concert in Jonquière today and so a handful of us from the Young Canada Works [...]

No Longer the New Kids!

June 30, 2014 // 0 Comments

When I arrived at work today, there was a bit of a surprise – 4 Anglophone girls got off at the same stop! Apparently they are a part of a YMCA work program. The four [...]

CBC & Groceries

June 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

It’s grocery day! (Exciting Saturday, right?) Louis and I have been running on empty and needed something for dinner. We learned our lesson from last time and [...]

Welcome in the Weekend!

June 20, 2014 // 0 Comments

As if yesterday was slow, today was even slower. It’s the last day of school here for elementary schools, and who would plan a field trip for the last day? No one, [...]