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Under Thin Ice: Q&A with Jill Heinerth

In lieu of the Embassy of Canada’s planned screening as part of the D.C. Environmental Film Festival, Under Thin Ice is currently available to watch for free as part of an online festival from March 17-31, 2020. The film chronicles an extraordinary expedition undertaken by Canadian extreme divers and cinematographers Jill Heinerth and Mario Cyr […]

March 24, 2020

Happy International Day of La Francophonie

The Francophonie celebrates 50 years! Every March 20, Francophones and Francophiles around the world celebrate the International Day of La Francophonie. In 2020, Canada is joining with the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie (OIF) to mark La Francophonie’s 50th anniversary. The International Day of La Francophonie was inaugurated in 1988 to commemorate the creation of the […]

March 20, 2020

Supporting Great Lakes Day

What sort of policy activity includes combating invasive species by eating them, celebrating clean water by drinking beer and wine made from it, and doing it all with over 200 other friends, partners, and allies? The Embassy’s annual celebration of Great Lakes Days would be the right answer. Every spring, while snow and cold weather […]

March 9, 2020

Canadian Events in the Washington, D.C. Area – March

Architecture and Design Film Festival: D.C. Opening Night March 26, 2020 National Building Museum 401 F Street NW The Architecture & Design Film Festival: D.C along with the National Building Museum and the Revada Foundation return for another year of film. Join fellow architects, designers, filmmakers and designers for the premiere of City Dreamers, a […]

February 26, 2020

Canadian Events in the U.S. – March

Mobile NEXUS Enrollment session is in Miami, Florida March 3-5, 2020 Consulate General of Canada Miami 200 S Biscayne Blvd Suite 1600 Miami, FL 33131 It’s time to make traveling more efficient and less stressful! You don’t have to visit a NEXUS Enrollment Center at Canada/U.S. land borders or at certain Canadian international airports to complete […]

February 26, 2020

NEXUS Mobile Enrollment is Coming to Miami, FL!

  The Mobile NEXUS Enrollment session is in Miami, Florida from March 3 to 5, 2020. Why is this session special? You don’t have to visit a NEXUS Enrollment Center at Canada/U.S. land borders or at certain Canadian international airports to complete the process. U.S. citizens, U.S. lawful permanent residents, Canadian citizens, and Canadian lawful […]

February 24, 2020

Canadian Events in the Washington, D.C. Area – February

National Ballet of Canada January 28th, 2020 – February 2nd, 2020 Opera House – The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 2700 F St NW Washington, DC 20566 The National Ballet of Canada will be returning to Washington, D.C. with two productions for its 2019/2020 season. On January 28th and 29th, they will […]

January 30, 2020

Canadian Events in the U.S. – February

Charlotte Jewish Film Festival (CJFF) February 1-2, 2020 YidLive! By YidLife Crisis February 1, 7:15 pm Temple Israel 4901 Providence Rd Charlotte, NC Chewdaism: A Taste of Jewish February 2, 1:00 pm The Sam Lerner Center for Cultural Arts 5007 Providence Rd, #102 Charlotte, NC The Consulate General of Canada in Atlanta is partnering for […]

January 30, 2020

Commemorating International Holocaust Remembrance Day

On Monday, the Embassy partnered with the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum to screen the Canadian documentary “Prosecuting Evil: the Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz” to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. Martin Loken, Minister of Political Affairs, told the audience we all have a shared responsibility to […]

January 28, 2020

Honouring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

In honour of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Nadia Theodore, Canada’s Consul General in Atlanta gave keynote remarks at the State of Georgia’s holiday tribute in the Capitol. In a statement released before the event, she said “As a Black woman appointed to be Canada’s senior diplomat in the U.S. Southeast, based in Atlanta, I […]

January 20, 2020

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