Guests attending the Gala evening will be able to admire Olympic and Paralympic athlete medals up close and meet members of the Vancouver 2010 medals project team
OTTAWA, April 29 /CNW Telbec/ -
What: As a proud sponsor of the Governor General's Performing Arts
Awards (GGPAA) and the sole manufacturer of its laureate
medals, the Mint is pleased to showcase its craftsmanship and
leadership in the field of medal production by displaying
genuine Vancouver 2010 athlete medals at the 2010 GGPAA Gala
hosted at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa.
The medals will be shown to guests attending the Gala by Mint
employees who had the unique privilege of personally working on
the Vancouver 2010 medals. A selection of the Mint's latest
gold and silver collector coins will also be on display.
This is a one-night-only opportunity for patrons of the arts to
witness these celebrated masterpieces at the National Arts
When: Saturday, May 1, 6:45 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Where: National Arts Centre
53 Elgin St
SOURCE Royal Canadian Mint
For further information: For further information: For media inquiries, please contact: Alexandre Reeves, Manager, Communications, Royal Canadian Mint, Telephone: (613) 949-5777, firstname.lastname@example.org; Carl Martin, Communications Advisor, National Arts Centre, Telephone: (613) 947-7000, ext. 560, email@example.com