The Royal Canadian Mint introduces new 25-cent circulation coins celebrating life in the north and the 100th anniversary of the Canadian Arctic Expedition

Mint welcomes public to weekend coin exchange at the West Edmonton Mall

OTTAWA, Dec. 12, 2013 /CNW/ -

What:    The Royal Canadian Mint has launched two commemorative circulation coins in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, and of the cultures and traditions which continue to thrive in Canada's northern regions. These coins started circulating nation-wide on November 22, 2013, and the Royal Canadian Mint is hosting a public coin exchange at the West Edmonton Mall.
     
    Be among the first to get these new 25-cent commemorative coins honouring Canada's Arctic.
     
When:     Saturday, December 14, 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
    Sunday, December 15, 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
     
Where:

  West Edmonton Mall
(2nd Floor, next to West Edmonton Coin and Stamp)
‎8882 170 St NW, Edmonton, AB ‎
(780) 444-5321


SOURCE Royal Canadian Mint

For further information:

Alex Reeves
Senior Manager, Communications
Telephone: (613) 949-5777
reeves@mint.ca