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  • 1st January, 1970 12 AM

    IMAGES THANKSGIVING STUDIO TOUR

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  • 1st January, 1970 12 AM

    BOOBS: A Breast Cancer Awareness Play by Doug Sneyd

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  • 1st January, 1970 12 AM

    Leacock Boathouse 20th Anniversary

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About Leacock Museum

The success of his Elements of Political Science and his first satirical books Literary Lapses, Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town and Arcadian Adventures of the Idle Rich allowed him to move from his family's summer house at Sibbald Point, Lake Simcoe and over time develop his own lakeside retreat at Old Brewery Bay, where Lake Simcoe and Lake Couchiching join.

Here in 1928 he built Leacock House (above) designed by Wright & Noxon, Toronto. The scale and ambience of the plans reflected Leacock's success and prestige as a world renowned...

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"Life, we learn too late, is in the living, the tissue of every day and hour."