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Viola Desmond: Canadian Heroine

February 27, 2019 @ 7:00 pm8:30 pm

Free

Viola Desmond is a human rights icon and the first woman to be featured on a Canadian bank note. Norma Domey will discuss the life and times of her Great-Aunt Viola Desmond, including her accomplishments, her impact on the Black community, and how she came to be featured on Canada’s $10 bill.
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Date:
February 27, 2019
Time:
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://biblioottawalibrary.ca/en/event/viola-desmond-canadian-heroine

Organizer

Ottawa Public Library
Phone:
613-580-2940
Email:
InfoService@BiblioOttawaLibrary.ca
Website:
BiblioOttawaLibrary.ca

Venue

Main Branch, Ottawa Public Library
120 Metcalfe St.
Ottawa, K1P 5M2
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Phone:
613-580-2940
Website:
www.BiblioOttawaLibrary.ca