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Government of Canada/Media Advisory: Activities by the Honourable Mauril Bélanger Alberta and Manitoba


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MARCH 11, 2005 - 16:22 ET

Government of Canada/Media Advisory: Activities by the
Honourable Mauril Bélanger Alberta and Manitoba

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 11, 2005) -



Saturday, March 12, 2005

6:30 p.m. The Honourable Mauril Belanger, Deputy Leader of the
Government in the House of Commons, Minister responsible
for Official Languages, Minister responsible for
Democratic Reform and Associate Minister of National
Defence, will attend a dinner to mark the second
anniversary of the Action Plan for Official Languages,
accompanied by representatives of Francophone minority
communities.

Location: Banff Park Lodge
Glacier Room
222 Lynx Street
Banff, Alberta

Monday, March 14, 2005

9:00 a.m. The Minister will visit the first Francophone nursery in
Winnipeg.

Location: Ecole Precieux-Sang
209 Kenny Street
St. Boniface, Manitoba

(Open to the media)

10:00 a.m. The Minister will visit the College Universitaire de
Saint-Boniface.

Location: 200 Avenue de la Cathedrale
St. Boniface, Manitoba

12:00 p.m. The Minister will meet with his counterpart in the
Government of Manitoba,

2:00 p.m. the Honourable Greg Selinger, Minister of Finance and
Minister responsible for French Language Services, and
visit the Manitoba Legislature

(Media availability after the meeting.)

2:00 p.m. Round table with Manitoban Francophone community
representatives.

3:30 p.m.

Location: Bilingual Service Centre
614 Des Meurons Street
St. Boniface, Manitoba

(Media availability after the meeting.)


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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Office of the Honourable Mauril Belanger
    Orli Namian
    Director of Communications
    (613) 299-6422
    onamian@pco-bcp.gc.ca