Speakers Program: Andrew Leslie, MP
Join your neighbours for informal evenings with distinguished speakers. Presentations will be followed by questions, coffee and cookies. Admission is free. The Speakers Program is an initiative of the Rockcliffe Park Residents Association and is supported by the Rockcliffe Park Foundation.
Parliamentary Secretary for the Minister of Foreign Affairs, and retired General, Andrew Leslie, has special responsibilities for Canada-US relations. He will speak about the turbulence in this complex relationship and his role in it.
Unveiling of Village Green Historical Plaque
Please join us to celebrate the official unveiling of the first historical plaque under the Village Foundation initiative to honour noteworthy places and events considered significant in the development of Rockcliffe Park and/or Canada. The inaugural plaque recognizes the founders of Rockcliffe Park and describes their roles in the earliest days of the future Village. The ceremony will be held on the Village Green, at the corner of Springfield Road and Mariposa Avenue, after which you are cordially invited to a celebration reception at the Community Hall, 380 Springfield Road. Refreshments will be served and all are welcome. So mark your calendar and be sure to join your friends and neighbours on this exciting occasion.
Speakers Program: Prof. Christina Cameron
“World Heritage: Today and Tomorrow”
Past chair of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee and presently Canada Research Chair in Built Heritage, Dr. Cameron will tell us about the severe challenges facing world heritage and bring us up to date on Canada’s world heritage sites.