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Provincial Louis Riel Day 2019 - Queen's Park

Date: November 15, 2019
Start:  11:00am   
Queen's Park - Legislative grounds
Event Details:

Queen’s Park Ceremony
Friday, November 15, 2019


11:00 am

Assemble at Legislative Grounds – Flag Bearers


Procession to the Flag Pole

  • Led by Senators and Legion Honour Guard
  • Procession Fiddlers – Alicia Blore and Liam Blore


Raising of Métis Flag

  • MNO President Margaret Froh


11:05 am

Opening Prayer

  • MNO Senator – Senator Joseph Poitras


11:10 am

Opening Comments and Introductions

  • Master of Ceremonies, MNO Chair France Picotte


11:15 am



Jennifer French, MPP and Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario 

11:20 am

Greg Rickford, Minister of Indigenous Affairs and Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines 


11:25 am


Suze Morrison, MPP Toronto Centre: New Democratic Party 


11:30 am


11:35 am


11:40 am

Kathleen Wynne, MPP Don Valley West: Liberal Party


Carolyn Bennett: Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations


Robyn Grant-Morin: MNO Women’s Council


11:45 am

Mitchell Case: Métis Nation of Ontario Youth Council


11:50 am

 Margaret Froh, MNO President


11:55 pm

 Placing of the Wreath/Moment of Silence


12:00 pm

 Closing Remarks – MNO Chair France Picotte


12:30 pm

 Reception - Sheraton Centre Hotel - Simcoe/Dufferin Room



In case of wet weather, remarks may take place inside the Legislative Building in room 228. Acessing the building requires photo identification, such as an MNO card or drivers licence. 

PDF available at: /media/655487/agenda-louis-riel-day-2019.pdf