Media Advisory: The Government of Canada commemorates Louis Thomas (c. 1766 – c. 1869) and the Settlement of Viger by the Maliseet

by pmnationtalk on August 10, 201769 Views

August 10, 2017                   Cacouna, Quebec        Parks Canada Agency

Parks Canada and the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada will take part in a plaque unveiling ceremony to commemorate the national historic significance of Louis Thomas (c. 1766 – c. 1869) and the Settlement of Viger by the Maliseet.

The plaque unveiling will be held during the pow-wow of the Maliseet de Viger First Nation.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.
The details are as follows:

Date:                Saturday, August 12th, 2017
Time:               Ceremony starts at 2:00 p.m.
Media to arrive at 1:45 p.m.

Location:         217 La Grève Street (under the marquee tent)
Cacouna, Quebec

Note: The GPS on Google Maps is not accurate. From Route 132, turn on Quai Street, the administration centre is located at the end of the street and the marquee tent will be along the river close to the centre.
Information and RSVP:

Laurence Pagé
Partnering, Engagement and Communications officer,
Saguenay–St. Lawrence Field Unit
Parks Canada
Tel.: 418-235-4703, extension 246
Cell: 418-514-8479


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