Posted On: Monday, October 4, 2021
Participants will enjoy a live viewing of the new documentary that explores the life of an apple in the Town of The Blue Mountains, Ontario’s premier apple region. To watch the trailer, visit: https://youtu.be/PwDTLVhp9Dg
To register and receive the access code for this free event, please visit: https://thebluemountainslibrary.ca/event-calendar.cfm?action=viewdetail&eventid=7858
The Apple Harvest documentary was supported by the Town and produced by The Blue Mountains Public Library’s Craigleith Heritage Depot and is part of the award-winning REEL History documentary series.
“The documentary does an excellent job in showcasing and celebrating the importance of agriculture within our community,” expressed Mayor Alar Soever. “On behalf of the Town, I would like to thank The Blue Mountains Public Library, Craigleith Heritage Depot, Mountain Goat Films, and the growers and producers featured within the documentary for their hard work on this important initiative.”
The live event will feature opening remarks from Craigleith Heritage Depot Museum Curator, Andrea Wilson with special guests John Ardiel, apple farmer, cider maker and member of the Town’s Agricultural Advisory Committee, and the Mountain Goat Film production team Tom and Tracey Strnad. Following the featured film, participants will have the opportunity to participate in a live virtual discussion and Q&A.
For more information, please contact:
Curator, Craigleith Heritage Depot
(519) 599-3131 ext. 372
Director of Community Services
(519) 599-3131 ext. 281
Location: The Gallery at L.E. Shore.