Here to Stay (TV series)

Here to Stay was a Canadian dramatic television anthology miniseries which aired on CBC Television from 1976 to 1977.

Here to Stay
Genredrama anthology
Country of originCanada
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6
Running time60 minutes
Original networkCBC Television
Original release28 November 1976 (1976-11-28) –
9 January 1977 (1977-01-09)


Six different dramatic productions were featured, all relating to the experience of those immigrating to Canada.[1]


Hour-long episodes were broadcast Sundays at 9:00 p.m. (Eastern) from 28 November 1976 to 9 January 1977. The final film in this series was effectively the 1977 season debut of CBC's For The Record series.


  • The Day My Grandad Died (David Peddie producer; Rene Bonniere director; Michael John Nimchuk writer)
  • Honour Thy Father (David Peddie producer; Tony Ferris director; Nika Rylski writer)
  • Kaleshnikoff (Philip Keatley producer)
  • Maria (Stephen Patrick producer; Allan King director; Rick Salutin writer)
  • Turncoat (Beverly Roberts producer; Alan Cooke director; Jonah Royston writer)
  • Yesterday Was Years Ago (Eoin Sprott producer; René Bonnière director; Anna Reiser writer)


  1. ^ Corcelli, John (August 2005). "Here to Stay". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010.

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