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You’re Invited: War of 1812 Monument Design Concepts Finalists Showcased on March 20, 2013

This video presents “War of 1812 – The Fight for Canada”:

The National Capital Commission (NCC), in partnership with Canadian Heritage, invites the public to view the War of 1812 Monument design concepts:

War of 1812 Monument Design Concepts Finalists Showcased

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

5 pm to 7 pm

National Capital Commission
40 Elgin St, Room 702, 7th floor
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

  • A national jury comprised of professionals of fine arts, heritage, and landscape architecture from various regions of the country has reviewed design concepts through a rigorous evaluation process based on technical, aesthetic and historical requirements
  • Based on this review, the public is invited to view the two finalist concepts, meet the artists and share their comments on the designs
  • These comments will be considered when the final selection is made by the Government of Canada
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CELEBRATE CANADA!: National Aboriginal Day, Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day, Canadian Multiculturalism Day and Canada Day

CELEBRATE CANADA!: National Aboriginal Day, Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day, Canadian Multiculturalism Day and Canada Day
CELEBRATE CANADA!: National Aboriginal Day, Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day, Canadian Multiculturalism Day and Canada Day

Celebrate Canada is an eleven-day celebration which takes place from June 21 to July 1.

“We are justly proud of the nation we have built together over the last 143 years. Since the earliest days of our nation’s history, Canada has been a land of promise. We have built a society that celebrates achievement and excellence while, at the same time, maintaining a strong respect for human rights. Our participation in Celebrate Canada activities brings us together, strengthens our communities and helps us to understand the significance of the citizenship we all share.”

June 21st kick starts the following 11 days of Celebrate Canada which includes National Aboriginal Day (June 21), Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day (June 24), Canadian Multiculturalism Day (June 27) and concludes with Canada Day (July 1)!