QUEBEC CITY, June 27 /CNW Telbec/ - 400 new Canadian citizens will take
the oath of citizenship for the 400 anniversary of the founding of Québec City
on Canada Day, July 1st 2008
Join the festivities underlining Canada Day and the 400th anniversary of
the founding of Québec City on July 1st: For the occasion, 400 immigrants from
all continents will take the oath of citizenship and become Canadian citizens.
GUESTS: His Honour the Honourable Pierre Duchesne, Lieutenant Governor of
The Honourable Josée Verner, Minister of Canadian Heritage, Status of
Women and Official Languages and Minister for La Francophonie
PRESIDING OFFICER: Michel Simard, Senior Citizenship Judge of the
DATE: July 1, 2008
TIME: 4:30 p.m.
PLACE: Quebec City Convention Centre, 1000 René-Lévesque blvd. East,
For further information:
For further information: (media only): Jacqueline Roby (spokesperson),
Jacqueline.Roby@cic.gc.ca, (514) 774-4385; Media are invited to attend.
Photography and video recording is permitted