The residents of Avonlea were the focus of this drama. The action took place in the early 20th century in the Prince Edward Island town in Canada. Based on the works of Canadian writer Lucy Maud Montgomery (`Ann of Green Gables').
Gus (Michael Mahonen) returns to Avonlea, shocking everyone, and Felicity (Gema Zamprogna) must choose between him and Stuart. And, in the wake of the cannery fire, Jasper and Olivia decide to leave, which vexes Hetty (Jackie Burroughs). Sara Stanley: Sarah Polley.
On his return from England, Jasper (R.H. Thomson) learns that Olivia has taken in Lottie (Katherine Ashby) and her baby girl, and that Eulalie (Barbara Hamilton) and Archie (John Frieson) are campaigning to unite Avonlea with Carmody. Alec: Cedric Smith.
Word on the whereabouts of the supposedly dead Gus Pike reaches Felicity (Gema Zamprogna) as she's preparing for her wedding, so she and Hetty (Jackie Burroughs) head for where he was last seen: Charleston, S.C. Janet: Lally Cadeau. Alec: Cedric Smith.
Aunt Eliza's 90th-birthday celebration is thrown into a tizzy when her cousin Winifred (Frances Bay) recalls lamentable events from Eliza's past, including the man that got away. Aunt Eliza: Kay Tremblay. Janet: Lally Cadeau. Abigail: Rosemary Dunsmore.
Cecily and Felix (Molly Atkinson, Zachary Bennett) learn that there is no such thing as money to burn when they scramble to replace cash that she accidentally set on fire. Janet: Lally Cadeau. Alec: Cedric Smith.
A Broadway songwriting team (Eugene Levy, Sheila McCarthy) visits the White Sands, but Hetty is unimpressed, until she discovers they are personally acquainted with King George V of England. Olivia: Mag Ruffman. Simon: Ian Clark.
The town is surprised by the engagement of Hetty (Jackie Burroughs) and Tremayne (Ian Clark), her partner in the White Sands Hotel. Clive: David Fox. Muriel: Marilyn Lightstone. Felix: Zachary Bennett.
Alec's plan to surprise Janet (Lally Cadeau) with a birthstone ring hits a snag when he borrows her wedding band to get a measurement and she thinks it's been lost. Alec: Cedric Smith. Abigail: Rosemary Dunsmore. Malcolm: Lari Bruner.
When a carnival visits, Davey (Kyle Labine) gets hooked on the mermaid attraction, but soon realizes something fishy is going on with the double-dealing owner and his no-good chums. Hetty: Jackie Burroughs.
Romantic developments spice the Dominion Day picnic as Felicity (Gema Zamprogna) makes a decision on Stuart's proposal; and Felix and Izzy have a falling out. Also, Jasper informs Olivia of an offer to teach in England. Jasper: R.H. Thomson. Olivia: Mag Ruffman.
When Felicity finds orphans living in an abandoned house, she petitions the town to establish a home for foundlings, which leads to the introduction of a new man in her life. Janet: Lally Cadeau. Alec: Cedric Smith.