Parks Canada

Parks Canada

June 16, 2011 13:00 ET

Media Advisory: 100 Moncton, Halifax and Charlottetown Citizens Learn to Camp as Part of Parks Canada's Centennial

AULAC, NEW BRUNSWICK--(Marketwire - June 16, 2011) - Senator Carolyn Stewart Olsen will launch "Learn to Camp" initiative, as part of Parks Canada's 100th anniversary.

This original initiative will allow about one hundred Moncton, Halifax and Charlottetown citizens to experience their first overnight camping under supervision of Parks Canada seasoned outdoor specialists.

Ms. Stewart Olsen will take part in this event on behalf of the Honourable Peter Kent, Canada's Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada.

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

The details are as follows:

Date:Saturday, June 18
Time:03:30 pm
Location:Fort Beauséjour National Historic Site
111 Fort Beauséjour Road
Aulac, NB

Contact Information

  • Geraldine Arsenault
    Manager, External Relations
    Parks Canada, Northern New Brunswick Field Unit
    506-876-1249