OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint will unveil circulation coins celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, as well as the cultures and traditions which continue to thrive in Canada's northern regions.
|| Kullik Ilihakvik Elementary School
25 Omingmak Street
Cambridge Bay, Nunavut
|| Friday, November 22, 2013
Arrival: 10:15 am
Remarks and unveiling: 10:30 am
||Claude F. Bennett, Royal Canadian Mint Board of Directors|
||Tim Pitsiulak, Inuit artist and coin designer|
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