TORONTO, Oct. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - To celebrate Canada's Citizenship Week 2014, Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister, Chris Alexander, Assistant General Manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Kyle Dubas and Minal Kamath, Canadian Tire's Vice-President of Human Resources Infrastructure & Operations, will welcome 35 new citizens at a special citizenship ceremony at centre ice at the Air Canada Centre.
Canada's Citizenship Week (October 13-19) is a celebration of Canadian history, traditions, culture, values and pride. It provides Canadians with an opportunity to reflect on what it means to be Canadian, including our rights and responsibilities.
An online interactive map of Citizenship Week ceremonies being held across the country is available.
DATE: Friday, October 17, 2014
TIME: 1:30 p.m. (local time)
Air Canada Centre
40 Bay St.
Photography and video are permitted during the ceremony.
SOURCE: Citizenship and Immigration Canada
For further information: (media only): Kevin Menard, Minister's Office, Citizenship and Immigration Canada, 613-954-1064; Media Relations, Citizenship and Immigration Canada, National Headquarters, 613-952-1650, [email protected]; Akasha Di Tomasso, Corporate Communications, MLSE, 416-815-5924, [email protected]; Candice Bruton, Canadian Tire Corporation, 416-520-3184, [email protected]