Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

February 01, 2010 14:41 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Kenney to Officially Launch Black History Month

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Feb. 1, 2010) - The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, will host the Government of Canada's official launch of Black History Month 2010.

The event will also feature a representative from Canada Post who will unveil a commemorative stamp of William Edward Hall, who is mentioned on page 41 of the new citizenship study guide Discover Canada: The Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship.

For more information on Black History Month and the events that will be happening across the country, visit the website www.cic.gc.ca/multiculturalism/black/index.asp.



DATE: Tuesday, February 2, 2010

TIME: 5:30 p.m.

PLACE: Room 200, West Block
Parliament Hill
Ottawa, ON

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