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Whether you’re starting out or already have a passion for collecting, get inspired by tips and ideas  on collecting stamps, coins, gifts and more

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Weather Wonders

Posted on by Canada Post in Latest Stamps

Visitors to Canada could be excused for thinking that an intense interest in the weather – not hockey – is our national pastime. Too cold, too hot or just right – Canadians always have something to say on the subject. Yet nothing inspires meteorological murmurs more than some of the fleeting (but fabulous) phenomena that can appear when weather permits.   Continue reading


Sharks

Posted on by Canada Post in Latest Stamps

Despite being demonized by popular fiction and movies, sharks are some of the most fascinating and diverse creatures on Earth. Sharks are also among the world’s oldest surviving species. Their earliest ancestors are thought to have swum the seas at least 420 million years ago.   Continue reading


Astronomy

Posted on by Canada Post in Latest Stamps

Do you remember gazing up on warm summer nights in search of the brightest star or watching for the glow of the northern lights in the cold dark of winter? These stamps take us back to those magical moments with awe-inspiring photos, by two Canadians, of the night sky’s tranquil beauty.   Continue reading


Memorial Cup

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In 1919, the Ontario Hockey Association donated the Memorial Cup in remembrance of Canadians who made the supreme sacrifice for their country during the First World War.   Continue reading


Bees

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When bees begin to appear, it is a sure sign that summer is on the way – and designer Andrew Perro and illustrator Dave Murray have come up with a honey of an issue to help celebrate.   Continue reading


Great Canadian Illustrators

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Highlighting the work of five talented Canadians whose work can be found on book covers, posters, magazine, newspapers and even stamps, this issue features five of Canada's most successful and prolific illustrators.   Continue reading


CNIB, 100th Anniversary

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It has been a century of change for the Canadian National Institute for the Blind in helping Canadians who are blind or partially sighted live full, independent lives.   Continue reading


Lotus

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Dregs of winter laying your spirits low? Would the thought of colourful lotuses gently bobbing on warm breezes over the water’s surface help? Our annual flower stamp issue depicts two lotus species: the sacred lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) and the American lotus (Nelumbo lutea).   Continue reading


The War Amps, 100th Anniversary

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Founded 100 years ago on the philosophy of amputees helping amputees, The War Amps continues to improve the lives of war amputees, and all amputees including children. This envelope celebrates the charitable association with photos from the past and present. A timeline of The War Amps iconic Key Tag Service appears on the back.   Continue reading


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