Parks Canada

Parks Canada

June 27, 2011 12:56 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Important Support to Metis History and Culture

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - June 27, 2011) - Mr. Rod Bruinooge, MP for Winnipeg South, will announce Government of Canada support to Métis history and culture. This announcement will be made in a significant site for the Métis in Manitoba, the Riel House National Historic Site.

Mr. Bruinooge 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:Tuesday, June 28
Time:1:30 p.m.
Location:Riel House National
Historic Site
330 River Road (St. Vital)
Winnipeg, Manitoba

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada
    Media Relations
    819-994-3023