Canadian Heritage invites media to attend a technical briefing on various Canada 150 programming taking place in Ottawa–Gatineau throughout December. A photo opportunity will follow.
OTTAWA, Nov. 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Canadian Heritage is inviting media representatives to attend a technical briefing on the programming and logistics for various Canada 150 programming taking place in Ottawa–Gatineau throughout December. This will include information related to closing events, the Canada 150 skating rink on Parliament Hill, and Christmas Lights Across Canada, as well as other activities throughout the month.
Following the technical briefing, the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, and the Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities will join partners for a photo opportunity in front of the Canada 150 letters on the lawn of Parliament Hill.
Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.
The details are as follows:
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
National Press Building
National Press Theatre
150 Wellington Street
By conference call:
Local dial-in number: 613-960-7527
North American dial-in number: 1-888-265-0903
Participant code: 4826132
Parliament Hill Lawn (in front of Canada 150 letters)
144 Wellington Street
SOURCE Canadian Heritage
For further information: (media only), please contact: Media Relations, Canadian Heritage, 819-994-9101, 1-866-569-6155, [email protected]