World Refugee Day Celebrations - Victoria

Date: 
Thursday, June 18, 2015 to Saturday, June 20, 2015
Address: 
Greater Victoria Public Library - Central Branch (735 Broughton Street), Courtyard
Victoria, BC
Description of event: 

Date: Thursday, June 18th

Time : 7:00-8:30pm
Address : Greater Victoria Public Library - Central Branch (735 Broughton Street), Meeting Room
Description of event Pathways to Citizenship for Refugees Panel Discussion - As part of events celebrating World Refugee Day, community leaders will come together to discuss citizenship and issues affecting refugees and other newcomers, in Victoria and across the country. This event will be moderated by CBC's 'On the Island' host Gregor Craigie.
 

 

Date: Friday, June 19th

Time: TBA

Address: Pandora Street at City Hall

Description of event: City of Victoria World Refugee Day Flag-raising

 

Date: Saturday, June 20th

Time: 12:00-3:00pm

Address: Greater Victoria Public Library - Central Branch (735 Broughton Street), Courtyard

Description of event: World Refugee Day Celebrations - The theme of Victoria's World Refugee Day 2015 celebrations is "Building community, breaking down barriers". Please join us for this family-friendly event on Lekwungen Territory for an afternoon of live music, button making, children's crafts, a living library, food and more!  Presented in partnership with WUSC, VCST, VIRCS and ICA.

 

 

Contact person: 
Chrystal James
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