Parks Canada

Parks Canada

May 09, 2008 12:03 ET

Media Advisory: Parks Canada

ONTARIO, OTTAWA--(Marketwire - May 9, 2008) - Parks Canada and the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada invite you to the unveiling of a plaque commemorating the national historic significance of the Grey Nuns of Montreal.

The Grey Nuns of Montreal are historically remembered as pioneers of healthcare services in the province of Quebec. They are responsible for the organization and creation of an efficient occupational structure for nursing care. Their dedicated work advanced the careers of women in nursing throughout the country.

Mr. Steven Blaney, Member of Parliament for Levis-Bellechasse, will participate on behalf of Canada's Environment Minister John Baird.

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

The details are as follows:

Date: Monday, May 12

Time: 11 a.m.

Location: Maison de Mere d'Youville
138 Saint-Pierre Street
Montreal, Quebec

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada - Quebec
    Odette Lachance
    Communications Advisor