Programs

Community celebration welcomes international students

Welcoming international students to Belleville and area is a priority of Hastings and Prince Edward District School Board. To celebrate diversity and culture, a second annual community event will take place this evening at Loyalist College. International students and their homestay families are invited.

Date: Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Location: Loyalist College, Wallbridge-Loyalist Road, Belleville

Time: 6:30 p.m. reception; 7:00 p.m. program begins

This celebration, planned by the school board Equity & Diversity Committee and partner community agencies, is to welcome international students to the community. It is also recognition of how the Quinte Region is becoming a global community through the presence of international youth.

Partners include the following:

  • Algonquin and Lakeshore Catholic District School Board
  • Loyalist College
  • Intercultural/Interfaith Action Committee of the United Church of Canada
  • United Nations Association in Canada – Quinte Branch

 

For more information, please contact:
Kerry Donnell, Communications Officer, 613.966.1170 or 1 800 267.4350, extension 2354, kdonnell@hpedsb.on.ca

Last updated: October 7, 2009 at 2:17 pm