Congratulations to this year's recipients! | Félicitations à tous les lauréats!
Congratulations to this year's recipients | Félicitations à tous les lauréats
How did you celebrate this past long weekend?

Did you visit the great Canadian outdoors? Take a trip to the cottage? Read by the lake? Take a canoe ride at sunset?

Whatever you did, we hope you, your friends and family had a relaxing and safe weekend!
Cathy Veysey
Jacinta Perrott
They’re here! The entire My Canada, My Inspiration circulation coin collection celebrating Canada’s 150th is officially in circulation. Look for them in your change and hold onto the moment.
Theyre here The entire My Canada My Inspiration circulation coin collection celebrating
Todd Leach
Alexandra Alvarado
Darlene Glass
A fireworks display will bring many communities together this Victoria Day long weekend.
See the amazing fireworks “show” we recently launched: [ Bit.ly Link ]. It NEVER fades so you can hold onto it for many generations.
A fireworks display will bring many communities together this Victoria Day long weekend
Angelee Makasiar
Todd Leach
Sherlyn A Kirk Tero
Do you collect coins? These people do! It’s not too late to start. Look for the My Canada, My Inspiration coins and hold onto Canada 150.
Do you collect coins These people do Its not too late to
Tony Do
Alvenh Channe
Neil Sharp
Known for being innovative, some of the Mint’s latest technological advancements are highlighted in this recent article by the Globe and Mail. A recent achievement includes the release of the world’s first glow-in-the-dark circulation coin - our 2017 $2 coin celebrating Canada’s 150th anniversary.

[ Tgam.ca Link ]
Known for being innovative some of the Mints latest technological advancements are

How the Canadian Mint is giving foreign producers a run for their money

theglobeandmail.com
Glen Rogers
Rob Viergever
Cain Orth
One hockey fan brought this unique good luck charm to the Canadian Tire Centre last night and Ottawa won! Coincidence? Given our Lucky Loonie’s track record of bringing luck, we think not. Get your coins here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
One hockey fan brought this unique good luck charm to the Canadian
Cynthia Gaulin Gallant
Julio Comello
Angie Greg DeWolfe
DANIEL PAGE, PROTECTIVE SERVICES
“Stories come to life when we ask questions,” says Dan. Something he regularly experiences in his work, but also when a new coin captures his attention. “Someone seeing a coin for the first time might not know its story, but will ask questions because they’re intrigued by the design. And, it’s through the answers that the story comes to life.” Dan’s favourite...
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DANIEL PAGE PROTECTIVE SERVICES Stories come to life when we ask questions
A Stanley Cup® keepsake that all hockey fans can hold onto. Celebrate the Cup’s 125th anniversary.
Adriana Loza
Happy 200th birthday to the kaleidoscope!

A breathtaking 2017 coin series is inspired by the beautiful mirrored patterns of this much-loved toy. Click here to admire these incredible, breathtaking coins more closely: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Happy 200th birthday to the kaleidoscope
“DESIGNS BY AVERAGE CANADIANS ARE ANYTHING BUT AVERAGE” – says professional artist Virginia Dupuis, SCA “They occupy as much of the coin as possible, with lots of diagonals and curvilinear lines, and so much movement! How wonderful to see the animals active; the beaver practically swims off the nickel. The love of country comes through as inspiration in these designs.” #holdthemoment
DESIGNS BY AVERAGE CANADIANS ARE ANYTHING BUT AVERAGE says professional artist Virginia
Virginia Dupuis, SCA
Michel Menard
Thank you to everyone who visited us at the Canadian Tulip Festival this past weekend! Be sure to look in your change for the exclusive My Canada, My Inspiration circulation coins, or visit us in store or online at [ Bit.ly Link ] to hold the moment with a complete set!

Merci à tous ceux qui nous ont rendu visite au Festival canadien des tulipes cette fin de semaine! N’oubliez pas d’ouvrir...
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Thank you to everyone who visited us at the Canadian Tulip Festival
What does Canada 150 mean to you? We asked visitors at our booth at the Canadian Tulip Festival what this moment and the My Canada, My Inspiration coin collection means to them. See what they had to say. #holdthemoment
Kathy Madore
Don’t miss out! Celebrate Canada 150 with us at the Canadian Tulip Festival - Festival canadien des tulipes (Lansdowne Park) and get the My Canada, My Inspiration 10-cent and $1 coins. You can also hold onto the moment with a custom picture from our photo booth.
Dont miss out Celebrate Canada 150 with us at the Canadian Tulip
Amy Wong
Joanne Smart
What does Canada 150 mean to you? We asked visitors at our booth at the Canadian Tulip Festival - Festival canadien des tulipes what this moment and the My Canada, My Inspiration coin collection means to them. See what they had to say. #holdthemoment
Did you know? There are approximately 9.8 million mothers (including biological, adoptive and stepmothers) living in Canada. That means moms make up almost 1/3 OF ALL CANADIANS!

Happy Mother's Day, from coast to coast to coast!
Did you know There are approximately 98 million mothers including biological adoptive
Yesterday, the Canadian artists behind the My Canada, My Inspiration coins shared what inspired their design. See what they had to say and learn more about the story behind their amazing designs: [ Youtu.be Link ]
What inspired Wes Klassen to enter his winning design, Connecting a Nation, in the My Canada, My Inspiration coin design contest? Watch to find out and go here to learn about the story behind his design: [ Youtu.be Link ]
“Multiculturalism and peacekeeping are a big part of our culture.” See what else Canadian Amy Choi had to say about the inspiration behind her My Canada, My Inspiration 10-cent coin design, Wings of Peace. Listen to Amy’s story: [ Youtu.be Link ]
Wayne Kiet Choi
Canadian artists and winners of the My Canada, My Inspiration coin design contest were at the Canadian Tulip Festival - Festival canadien des tulipes with the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson! Look for your limited-edition Canada 150 circulation coins in your change or get them now at mint.ca: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Canadian artists and winners of the My Canada My Inspiration coin design
Emy M Sol
Margie Klassen
Roxy Reimer