Department of Canadian Heritage

Department of Canadian Heritage

June 17, 2016 17:19 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Joly to Lead a Round-Table Consultation on Official Languages

ALFRED, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 17, 2016) - The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, will lead the round table in Alfred, Ontario, on Monday as part of the Cross-Canada official-languages consultations. She will be accompanied by Randy Boissonnault, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage.

Media representatives will have an opportunity to take photographs at the beginning of the round table and ask Minister Joly questions during a press scrum afterwards. Media representatives who wish to attend the consultations may do so as observers. It is also possible to follow the live consultations via webcast:

• in English: canada.ca/official-languages-consultation

• in French: canada.ca/consultation-langues-officielles

Note: All details are subject to change without notice. All times are local.

The details are as follows:

DATE:
Monday, June 20, 2016
TIME:
The round table and photo session begin at 4:15 p.m.
The round table press scrum begins at 6:30 p.m.
The round table ends at 7:30 p.m.
PLACE:
La Cité - Alfred Campus, J.A. Demers Room
31 Saint-Paul Street
Alfred, Ontario

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  • Pierre-Olivier Herbert
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Minister of Canadian Heritage
    819-997-7788

    Media Relations
    Canadian Heritage
    819-994-9101
    1-866-569-6155
    PCH.media-media.PCH@Canada.ca