Dominion Day

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Synonyms for Dominion Day

a legal holiday in Canada commemorating receiving Dominion status in 1867

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The same considerations would apply to any official Canada Day event hosted in Ottawa and involving the local diplomatic corps," deputy minister Morris Rosenberg said in an accompanying memorandum, noting the 2013 invitation restrictions apply for events being held in Canada as well.
Eight family members were honoured to receive their Loyalist certificates on Canada Day and one more on Simcoe Day.
In Wills's speech he said: "To be here on Canada Day, a day of unity, a day of coming together as families, and as a nation, is even more special for us.
The Duke and Duchess will also attend a pop and rock concert as part of the Canada Day celebrations.
Gunay will also attend Canada Day reception at Canadian Embassy in Ankara.
The detailed itinerary for the nine-day trip has not been officially released but one of the highlights is likely to be the royal couple's appearance at Canada Day celebrations in the capital Ottawa on July 1.
Halifax will be hosting several events in the summer, including Cirque du Soleil, Canada Day Festivities, and Multicultural Festival Day 2011.
A second program to celebrate Canada Day and to generate further support, included donations from the sales of a limited edition special pack of red and white candles.
She and the Duke of Edinburgh - on a nine-day tour of the North American nation - were an integral part of the Canada Day celebrations, both formal pomp and military pageant and a relaxed pop concert.
Kidsworld went behind the scenes with some of the top experts working on this year's events to find out how they do it, why they love it, and what you can do to throw a great Canada Day bash of your very own
Shelving is already dedicated to Canadian history for adults and there are special spots for Harry Potter and Dora the Explorer, so a table of "Canadian Roots" books for children of all reading ages, fiction or non-fiction, would be most helpful to us who, from time to time, would rather buy books than fishing rods to celebrate Canada Day.
Dubai: Canadians across the UAE will mark Canada Day with a special event on July 2 at P.
Lenny Emoghut, 53, considered the Tiger Woods of the village's hunters because he bagged five polar bears last year--told Stewart that when he was younger, they used to go out on the ice in the bay on Canada Day.
Canada: Canadians celebrate Canada Day on July 1 to commemorate the anniversary of the granting of Royal Assent to the British North America Act, which created the selfgoverning dominion of Canada in 1867.
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