September 1, 2015


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Canada Day 2014: Living flag

Nestled in the greenery of the Forks and with the city skyline as a backdrop,  a human flag is formed despite the weather at the Forks Tuesday. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Framed in umbrellas, Elisabeth Kehler waits to participate. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Ward Bruner and Jennifer Wilson hang onto their umbrella and smart phone trying to take a selfie in the blowing rain before taking part in the flag event. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
The Salarzons moved to Canada from the Philippines on June 10, and wanted to show their children how Canada celebrates itself. (Oliver Sachgau / Winnipeg Free Press)
A young participant waits under an umbrella to participate in the living flag. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Participants wait under umbrellas for the flag formation to begin. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
First up front and center, Olive Yaremko takes her place at the base of the maple leaf (outlined in green carpet) of the human flag. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Participants wave flags as they participate in the formation  of a human flag. (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Winnipeggers participate in the 2014 living flag at the Forks. (DanHarperPhoto.com / Downtown Winnipeg BIZ)
Nestled in the greenery of the Forks and with the city skyline as a backdrop, a human flag is formed despite the weather at the Forks Tuesday. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Framed in umbrellas, Elisabeth Kehler waits to participate. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Ward Bruner and Jennifer Wilson hang onto their umbrella and smart phone trying to take a selfie in the blowing rain before taking part in the flag event. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
The Salarzons moved to Canada from the Philippines on June 10, and wanted to show their children how Canada celebrates itself. - (Oliver Sachgau / Winnipeg Free Press)
A young participant waits under an umbrella to participate in the living flag. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Participants wait under umbrellas for the flag formation to begin. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
First up front and center, Olive Yaremko takes her place at the base of the maple leaf (outlined in green carpet) of the human flag. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Participants wave flags as they participate in the formation of a human flag. - (Phil Hossack / Winnipeg Free Press)
Winnipeggers participate in the 2014 living flag at the Forks. - (DanHarperPhoto.com / Downtown Winnipeg BIZ)

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