Bank note event: Bank of Canada issues $10 bank note celebrating the 150th anniversary of Confederation

OTTAWA, May 30, 2017 /CNW/ - On Thursday, 1 June 2017, the Bank of Canada will hold an event to mark the entry into circulation of the Canada 150 commemorative bank note.

 

Time:

10:30 (Atlantic Time)



Place:

Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum
471 Poplar Drive
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
Rose and Kettle Tearoom



Distribution:

A press release with more information will be available:

  • at 9:00 (ET) on the Bank's website
  • between 9:00 and 10:00 (ET) on CNW Group


Interview opportunities:

Monique LeBlanc, Regional Director of the Bank of Canada will be available to answer questions about the theme and the various security features of the commemorative note.



Bank note exchange:

Commemorative bank notes will be available on-site for purchase by members of the media in attendance (limit: one note per person). Only cash purchases will be accepted. There will be no provisions for debit or credit transactions.



Note:

All media must register with the Bank in advance to attend. Broadcast camera operators and still photographers will be allotted space on a first-come, first-served basis, through advance registration. To register, please contact Media Relations by noon (ET) on Wednesday, 31 May at 613-782-8782 or communications@bankofcanada.ca.

 

SOURCE Bank of Canada

For further information: All media must register with the Bank in advance to attend. Broadcast camera operators and still photographers will be allotted space on a first-come, first-served basis, through advance registration. To register, please contact Media Relations by noon (ET) on Wednesday, 31 May at 613-782-8782 or communications@bankofcanada.ca

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