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, [email protected]