CELEBRATE CANADA WEEK
SATURDAY, JUNE 21 – 9:30AM TO 3:30PM
National Aboriginal Day: Learn about the history of basket weaving. If you wish to
make your own basket, there is a cost of $40 for supplies. Complimentary Lunch
TUESDAY, JUNE 24 – 11:30AM TO 1:30PM
St. Jean Baptiste Day: Acadian Flag raised at 11:30am followed by
celebratory cake and a complimentary lunch of traditional Acadian foods
and bread baked in the outdoor clay bake oven.
FRIDAY, JUNE 27 – 5PM TO 7PM
Multicultural Day: Food vendors. Free multicultural Concert at 7:00pm
TUESDAY, JULY 1 • CANADA DAY
12 noon: Flag raising ceremony with the singing of “Oh Canada” in English and
French followed by a lunch of traditional Acadian foods such as: baked beans,
bannock, mussels, (hot dogs for youth) and a celebratory cake.
1:30pm: Heritage presentation on the infl uence of the
Acadians on the national anthem “Oh Canada”.
2pm – 4pm: Family portraits Wearing Traditional Acadian costumes
Registration for Basket Weaving Workshop by June 18, Contact: Farmers’ Bank of
Rustico 902 963-3168 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org