Embassy of Ukraine in Canada invites all to celebrate the 22nd anniversary of the Independence of Ukraine on August 24, 2013
9:15-9:30 – Wreath laying Ceremony at the monument of Taras Shevchenko (Saint John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine, 952 Green Valley cres. Ottawa, ON K2C 3K7);
10:00-11:30 – Parliament Hill – Changing of the Guard Ceremony on Parliament Hill in commemoration of Ukraine’s Independence Day;
11:40-15:00 – Embassy’s Open House Celebration (310 Somerset St. West, Ottawa, K2P0J9) offers Ukrainian music, dances, songs, folk arts, souvenirs and films about Ukraine.
For those who wear Ukrainian costumes or embroidered shirts to the Open House there will be free Ukrainian beer, varenyky and cake. The cake cutting ceremony will be held at 14-00.
We are inviting all the Ukrainian churches, arts groups, artists, performers, organizations and everyone else who wishes to join us in celebrating this great historical event – the 22nd Anniversary of Ukraine’s Independence.
Please contact Natalia Holub at 613-230-2961 ( ext .105) or via e-mail at : email@example.com with any suggestions, ideas or questions.