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A Thanksgiving Tale of Two Turkeys: After listening to his family's 'turkey' stories, Orville's turkey dinners will never taste quite the same! (7 min. 12 sec.). Halloween According to Old Weird Harold: Old Weird Harold has some pretty strange stories to tell--but his treats taste great! (7 min. 55 sec.). Hoodoo McFiggin's Christmas: When his gifts don't meet his expectations, Hoodoo McFiggin decides to change things next year! (8 min. 35 sec.). How We Kept Mother's Day: Stephen Leacock's humorous account of how the family justifies leaving Mother at home 'in peace' while they go off to enjoy a day in the country (10 min.). The Prophet - A Passover Celebration: Hanna explains the symbols of Passover and her grandfather tells a story of hope around the seder table (10 min. 26 sec.). Toonik Time - An Inuit Spring Festival: Everyone enjoys three days of fun and games Northern style, recalling traditions old and new (12 min. 5 sec.). Jump-up - Caribbean Carnival in Canada: Lisa shares the sunny colours of her island home with friends in her new Canadian surroundings (10 min. 48 sec.).

1995, 68 min

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