TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Join the Ontario Heritage Trust as we kick off Heritage Week at Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Borden.
|Date:||Friday, February 14, 2014|
|Time:||12:30 p.m. - Heritage Expo|
|1:30 p.m. - Remarks and Presentations|
|Location:||CFB Borden - Juno Beach Mess|
|201 Falaise Road, Borden|
This year's theme - Remembering the First World War: Ontario in Transition - explores the social and political situation in Ontario at the outbreak of conflict in 1914. The event will feature a Heritage Expo of local heritage organizations, as well as opportunities for visitors to tour Base Borden Military Museum and the Royal Canadian Air Force Museum, located in a nearby 1917 aircraft hangar.
Heritage Week - which runs from February 17 to 23 this year - is an annual celebration of Ontario's rich history, providing an opportunity to recognize the important work of heritage organizations and volunteers across the province. Many communities are hosting their own special events and activities, including exhibits, lectures, workshops, informal gatherings and tours. For more information about activities planned across the province, visit www.heritagetrust.on.ca/hw2014.
The Ontario Heritage Trust is an agency of the Government of Ontario dedicated to identifying, preserving, protecting and promoting Ontario's heritage.
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SOURCE: Ontario Heritage Trust
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