Veterans Affairs Canada

Veterans Affairs Canada

November 05, 2007 14:24 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Greg Thompson Attends Production of Terry Kelly's Two Minutes of Silence-A Pittance of Time

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Nov. 5, 2007) - The Honourable Greg Thompson, Minister of Veterans Affairs, will join Mark Norman, Founder and Executive Director of the Canadian Fallen Heroes Foundation and acclaimed performer Terry Kelly at a media event prior to the opening-night performance of Terry Kelly's Two Minutes of Silence - A Pittance of Time musical drama.

The Edmonton performances have been organized and hosted by the Canadian Fallen Heroes Foundation with financial support from Veterans Affairs Canada.

Where: Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium - Green Room
11455 - 87th Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta

When: Tuesday, November 6, 2007
5:30 p.m.

Each year, Canada marks Veterans' Week from November 5 to 11. Veterans' Week is a time to honour and remember all those who served Canada in times of war, military conflict and peace. Throughout the week, commemorative events and activities will be held in communities across Canada. To assist in the learning process, Veterans Affairs Canada has developed a variety of innovative learning materials designed to engage young people in remembrance.

Contact Information

  • Veterans Affairs Canada
    Robyn Macdonald
    Communications Officer