Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada

November 23, 2012 10:32 ET

Advisory Live Webcast : Dedication Ceremony of Stained Glass Window Commemorating Legacy of Indian Residential Schools

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 23, 2012) - On November 26, 2012, at 9:00am EST, a live webcast will broadcast the stained glass window dedication ceremony. The stained glass window in Centre Block of Parliament commemorates the legacy of former Indian Residential School students and their families, as well as the Prime Ministers historic Apology in 2008. Please share with your networks.

At the ceremony the Honourable John Duncan, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, and the Honourable Andrew Scheer, Speaker of the House of Commons, will be joined by the artist Christi Belcourt, elders, former Indian Residential Schools students and other distinguished guests.

On November 26th, 2012 at 9:00am EST go to www.aandc.gc.ca/window to access the link.

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