The Future of Lake Simcoe Belongs to Our Young

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A cheeky and fun kids book all about Lake Simcoe

This new book for kids 7 to 12 is a giant collection of their toughest and most intriguing questions, answered by experts, gathered by the Ladies of the Lake and presented in fun and funny kid-friendly ways.

Guaranteed to fascinate, amaze and inform; it’s full of ecology, science, history, technological and social innovation, urban planning, plants, fish and animals, geography and lore.

The ‘Do Fish Fart?’ Lake Simcoe book is modeled on Owl magazine’s ‘You Asked?’ book edited by none other than LOL co-founder and President, Annabel Slaight. That best seller sold over 200,000 copies!

96 pages full colour. Only $14.95 + tax
ISBN 078-0-9947928-1-5

Proceeds will benefit the Ontario Water Centre, a charity devoted to reconnecting people with Lake Simcoe so that they feel moved to protect it.

 

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Cottage Life Magazine, Spring 2016

“Sure, the book is meant for those seven to 12 years old, but it’s infotainment for any Lake lover. Proceeds go towards boosting the health of the lake.”

 

Green Teacher Magazine, Issue 109, 2016

“By using children as the source of questions this book supports a greater scientific understanding of freshwater lake life in a way in which children can relate to…a great resource for anyone who wants to teach children about freshwater lakes, not just Lake Simcoe.”

 

Shop locally…where to buy the book in your neighbourhood!

 

GEORGINA
  • The Briars – 55 Hedge Road, Jacksons Point, Georgina
  • Kats Gallery – 1 O’Connor Drive, Jacksons Point, Georgina
  • Pepperwood Designs – 942 Lake Drive East, Jacksons Point, Georgina
  • Petal Pushers – 18 The Queensway South, Keswick
  • Sutton Home Hardware – 20938 Dalton Road, Sutton
  • Lake Simcoe Arms – 21089 Dalton Rd, Sutton
  • Town of Georgina Libraries – Sutton, Keswick and Pefferlaw branches
  • South Paw Trading Post – 26102 Highway 48, Sutton
  • Georgina Trades Training Inc – 5207 Baseline Rd, Sutton
  • Georgina Art Gallery – 149 High St, Sutton
  • Angelo’s Clothing Store, 443 The Queensway S, Keswick
  • Village Traditions -99 High Street, Sutton
  • Shaw Pro Hardware – 533 Pefferlaw Road, Pefferlaw
  • Keswick Home Hardware – 589 The Queensway, Keswick
  • Turn the Page – 107 High St Sutton, Sutton West
QUEENSVILLE
  • Queensville Farm Supply – 1631 Queensville Side Road, Queensville
ORILLIA
  • Manticore Books – 103 Mississauga Rd, Orillia
  • Couchiching Conservancy – 1485 Division Road, Orillia
  • The Birdhouse – 108 Mississauga Road, Orillia
  • Home Hardware – 5 King Street, Orillia
INNISFIL, BARRIE AND SURROUNDING
  • Edwards Farm Store – 1574 9th line, Innisfil
  • Home Hardware Minet’s Point, Barrie
  • Aldergrove Animal Clinic, 495 Yonge St., Barrie
  • Lefroy Harbour Resorts Inc. – 727 Harbour St., Lefroy
  • Hands Over Time – 1070 Innisfil Beach Road, Innisfil
  • Davidson’s Fine Dining – 73 Big Bay Point Road, Innisfil
  • Sandy Cove Marine – 2858 25th Side Road, Innisfil
  • Fork & Plate Restaurant- 2383 25th Side Road, Innisfil
  • Alcona Home Hardware – 840 Innisfil Beach Road, Innisfil
BEAVERTON & CANNINGTON
  • Smallmart – 342 Simcoe St, Beaverton</li>
  • Nourish & Develop – 16 York Street P.O. Box 580, Cannington
NEWMARKET, AURORA, KING
  • Pathways to Perennials – 4681 Lloydtown-Aurora Rd, King
  • Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority – front desk, 120 Bayview Pkwy, Newmarket

Buy online

You can now buy the book online at www.dofishfart.net.

More Resources

We are very excited to introduce our Teacher’s Guide: full of great ideas for using the book in your classroom!

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