Royal Canadian Mint to present lucky loonie to the City of winnipeg

OTTAWA, March 12, 2014 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint will present a framed 2014 Lucky Loonie to the Mayor of Winnipeg to congratulate the community for their support of Team Jennifer Jones on their remarkable journey to winning the gold medal in Women's Curling at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.

Where: 

City Hall


Mayor's Foyer


510 Main Street


Winnipeg, MB


R3B 1B9



When:

Thursday, March 13, 2014


Media Arrival: 11:45 am


Remarks and presentation: 12:00 pm



Who: 

Tom Roche, Senior Director, Winnipeg Manufacturing,


Royal Canadian Mint




Sam Katz, Mayor, City of Winnipeg




Team Jennifer Jones, gold medalists, Women's Curling, Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games

About the Royal Canadian Mint

The Royal Canadian Mint is the Crown Corporation responsible for the minting and distribution of Canada's circulation coins. An ISO 9001-2008 certified company, the Mint is recognized as one of the largest and most versatile mints in the world, offering a wide range of specialized, high quality coinage products and related services on an international scale. For more information on the Mint, its products and services, visit www.mint.ca.

SOURCE Royal Canadian Mint

For further information: Christine Aquino, Director, Communications and Public Affairs, Telephone: (613) 993-9999, aquino@mint.ca