Canadian Heritage

Canadian Heritage

August 04, 2008 17:00 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Heritage

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 4, 2008) - On behalf of the Honourable Josee Verner, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Status of Women and Minister for La Francophonie, and the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Labour and Minister of Canada Economic Development, Sylvie Boucher, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister and for Status of Women, and Member of Parliament (Beauport-Limoilou), will participate, on Tuesday, in the opening parade of Les Fetes de la Nouvelle-France, as part of celebrations for the 400th anniversary of Quebec City.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:



Date: Tuesday, August 5

Time: 8:00 pm EDT

Place: Du Fort Street
(in front of the Chateau Frontenac)
Quebec City, Quebec

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of Canadian Heritage and
    Status of Women and Minister for La Francophonie
    Kassandra Albert
    Press Secretary
    819-997-7788
    or
    Office of the Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn
    Canada Economic Development
    Pierre Miquelon
    514-496-1282
    pierre.miquelon@dec-ced.gc.ca