Magazine Moments: Congratulations to Our Contest Winners!

The Magazine Moments enewsletter is a free, consumer-facing roundup of magazine news, special offers and recent stories from member magazines.

Magazine Moments is a benefit for members and an opportunity to feature your content to our growing list of magazine-loving readers across the country—at no cost! If you have content that you think might be a good fit, please send a link to us at

Congratulations & Thank You!

Thank you to more than 6,000 readers who shared their Magazine Moments to enter the Genuine Canadian Getaway contest! Congratulations to the lucky winners:

Three Grand Prize winners each enjoy a 3-night Fairmont Hotel stay plus travel cash, a $500 Roots Gift Card and admission to attractions at their chosen destinations:
Calgary: Daniel L. of Magog QC
Toronto: Suzanne G. of Ponteix SK
Québec City: Andrea A. of Vancouver BC

Five Secondary Prize winners each received a $100 Roots Gift Card: Sarah F. in Saskatoon SK; Bruce L. in Victoria BC; Michael B. in Pickering ON; Louise B. in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC; and Cathy R. in Sarnia ON.

Roots and Fairmont Hotels & resorts

Magazines Canada gratefully acknowledges the generosity of participating sponsors, magazine retailers and magazine media.

Welcome Fall with Harvest Flavours

Photograph of an apple pie with one slice cut out.

By the bushel: A tasty collection of 31 sweet and savoury apple recipes from Chatelaine.

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Quick and easy: Canadian Living serves up meals that will be on the table in 30 minutes or less.

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Back to School Wisdom

By Susan Goldberg, Today’s Parent

The Right Age to Read: photograph of two children, both holding books in their hands.

Some kids just “get” how to read, while others struggle for years. When should parents worry?

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VIDEO: What’s the best way to help your kids with their homework?

Video still with play button: How much should I help my kids with their homework?

I Have Been Learning Cree My Whole Life

By Michelle Cyca, Prism Magazine

Growing up in Muskeg Lake: an interview with artist Joi T. Arcand. Her work includes representations of the Cree language in photography and other mediums, and has been exhibited across Canada.

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Taking a Walk in the Woods?

By Els Lundgaard, What’s Up Yukon

Photograph of a bear in the woods.

Do you bang, do you jingle, do you spray: what do you do if you encounter a bear in the woods? Better yet, how do you avoid meeting one?

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Magazine Moments

“Nothing is better than sitting with a cup of hot coffee and a crisp new magazine on a quiet Sunday morning!”

Brianna in Calgary, AB

On Magazine Stands

Hockey News cover  ELLE Canada cover  The Story of Canada in 150 Objects cover  Celtic Life cover

The 2017 Hockey News Yearbook has arrived with info to make you an expert.

Elle Canada‘s September issue delivers fall fashion trends.

This Canada 150 special issue from Canadian Geographic and The Walrus is a keeper—for yourself or a gift.

Explore Canada’s Celtic culture capital in the October issue of Celtic Life.

Your Story or Photo Could WIN!

Photograph of the Northern Lights above a snow-covered forest.

Canada 150 Photo Contest
Got a photo that captures Canada’s cultural or geographic glory? Maclean’s is offering cash prizes every month. Closes December 31.

Annual Writing Contests
Prairie Fire is offering $6,000 in cash prizes for short fiction and creative non-fiction.
Closes November 30.

Outdoor Photo Contest
Your best outdoor photo could win a $1,000 gift card or other prizes, plus publication in Outdoor Canada. Closes January 5, 2018.

When do you enjoy reading your favourite magazine?

Photograph of a magazine on a table, with a coffee cup on top.

“Any chance I get. A fabulous way to unwind and relax from the hustle and bustle of life!”
– Amie in Moyie, BC

“When I have free time, especially on vacation or just while I’m waiting for something…!”
– Martin in Ste-Therese, QC

“On the train, commuting to and from work. It makes the long ride more enjoyable, and it’s easy to stash away in my purse.”
– Amanda in Vaughan, ON

“In the evening, sitting in my favourite chair beside the open window. Reading, feeling the gentle breeze, and enjoying a glass of wine.”
– Susan in Victoria, BC

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