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Apr 17, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Kate Harris Names Jessica J. Lee to the 2019 RBC Taylor Emerging Writer Award/

TORONTO, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - With an unwavering commitment to supporting and encouraging emerging Canadian talent, the Charles Taylor Foundation...


Apr 16, 2019, 10:00 ET Kate Harris Names Jessica J. Lee to the 2019 RBC Taylor Emerging Writer Award

TORONTO, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - With an unwavering commitment to supporting and encouraging emerging Canadian talent, the Charles Taylor Foundation...


Apr 16, 2019, 07:00 ET Aperol Toasts to 100 Years of Joy

Today, Aperol, Italy's iconic orange bittersweet aperitif ranking 9th in the list of the world's best-selling cocktails[1], announces the celebration ...


Apr 12, 2019, 15:00 ET Improving Access to Creative Space in Kitchener

The Government of Canada supports the Kitchener Public Library KITCHENER, ON, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:00 ET Library and Archives Canada: 12 projects for preservation of documentary heritage funded in Quebec

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) will provide $1.5 million to support 52 projects (including 47 new projects) by...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:00 ET Library and Archives Canada: 12 projects for preservation of documentary heritage funded in British Columbia

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) will provide $1.5 million to support 52 projects (including 47 new projects) by...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:00 ET Library and Archives Canada: 4 projects for preservation of documentary heritage funded in Nunavut and Yukon

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) will provide $1.5 million to support 52 projects (including 47 new projects) by...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:00 ET Library and Archives Canada: 7 projects for preservation of documentary heritage funded in Western Canada

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) will provide $1.5 million to support 52 projects (including 47 new projects) by...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:00 ET Library and Archives Canada: 5 projects for preservation of documentary heritage funded in Atlantic Canada

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) will provide $1.5 million to support 52 projects (including 47 new projects) by...


Apr 11, 2019, 11:00 ET Library and Archives Canada: 12 projects for preservation of documentary heritage funded in Ontario

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) will provide $1.5 million to support 52 projects (including 47 new projects) by...


Apr 10, 2019, 17:00 ET Media Advisory - Launch of the Library and Archives Canada travelling exhibition, a unique opportunity to discover the Métis Nation

PINCHER CREEK, AB, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The exhibition Hiding in Plain Sight: Discovering the Métis Nation in the Archival Records of Library and...


Apr 10, 2019, 09:32 ET Reimagining SPACE - The community needs and wants a multipurpose centre

BEACONSFIELD, QC, April 10, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The second of four Reimagining SPACE creative workshops to revitalize Centennial Park and the Lord...


Apr 05, 2019, 14:58 ET Library and Archives Canada launches funding and services to help preserve Indigenous culture and language recordings

GATINEAU, QC, April 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) is pleased to announce the launch of its Listen, Hear Our Voices initiative,...


Apr 04, 2019, 16:00 ET Media Advisory - Dr. Guy Berthiaume to announce recipients of $1.5 million in funding from Library and Archives Canada's Documentary Heritage Communities Program

OTTAWA, April 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Library and Archives Canada (LAC) invites members of the media to attend the announcement of the recipients from the...


Apr 02, 2019, 17:15 ET Library and Archives Canada welcomes creation of LAC Foundation and celebrates first LAC Scholars Awards

OTTAWA, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - At a ceremony held this evening in Ottawa, Library and Archives Canada (LAC) welcomed the launch of the LAC Foundation...


Apr 02, 2019, 10:24 ET Donner Prize Announces the 2018/2019 shortlist

TORONTO, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Ken Whyte, Chair of the Donner Canadian Foundation, today announced the shortlist for the 2018/2019 Donner Prize, the...


Apr 02, 2019, 07:00 ET New book celebrating female leadership attributes in business hits shelves this spring

70 top women in Canadian business share their collective wisdom through story telling TORONTO, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - In a new book, The Collective...


Mar 29, 2019, 12:30 ET April Events at Indigo: Join YouTube Star, Transgender Activist and Actress Gigi Gorgeous as she discusses her new book, Plus join Juno Award Winner and Author Jann Arden as she signs copies of her book Feeding My Mother

TORONTO, March 29, 2019 /CNW/ - From bestselling authors to the most anticipated new releases, Indigo stores across Canada are thrilled to announce...


Mar 28, 2019, 13:33 ET Frost & Sullivan Names Richard A. Moran as CEO

Frost & Sullivan, the growth consulting firm, today announced the appointment of Richard A. Moran as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately....


Mar 27, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Wednesday, March 27, 2019/

OTTAWA, March 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Scarborough, Ontario 9:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will visit the Carefirst Seniors and Community ...


Mar 26, 2019, 17:06 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Wednesday, March 27, 2019

OTTAWA, March 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Scarborough, Ontario 9:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will visit the Carefirst Seniors and Community ...


Mar 20, 2019, 14:00 ET Simon & Schuster Canada announces the publication of Jagmeet Singh's memoir, Love & Courage

TORONTO, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Simon & Schuster Canada is proud to announce the publication of New Democratic Party Leader Jagmeet Singh's memoir,...


Mar 20, 2019, 09:00 ET All-New Kindle Now with an Adjustable Front Light for Just $119.99

Most affordable Kindle now includes a built-in adjustable front light so you can read comfortably in even more places, day or night Refreshed design...


Mar 13, 2019, 16:24 ET The next guest of Library and Archives Canada's Signature Series: The Honourable Louise Arbour, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

GATINEAU, QC, March 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Please join us for this lively conversation as Dr. Guy Berthiaume, Librarian and Archivist of Canada, interviews ...


Mar 13, 2019, 16:14 ET Online engagement kicks off for new Ottawa Public Library and Library and Archives Canada joint facility

OTTAWA, March 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Building off our first set of in-person engagement events, starting today and continuing until March 24, all Canadians ...