May 24th, 2022
Organised by the Milton-Parc Citizens Committee, and supported by the Sierra Club (Québec), the comité environnement Milton-Parc, Communauté Milton-Parc, the McGill Soudent Council, les Amis de la Montage, and others…
12 noon set-up
Picnic, with food and drink provided
Literature table for other organisations
13h Programme to 20h
Buffalo Hat Singers opening ceremony (aboriginal group)
The programme will include: speakers on environmental issues, and opposition to the war in the Ukraine… Dr.Eric Darier (Greenpeace International); Dr.Isabelle-Ann Bisson (Sierra Club); Campbell Stuart (environmental lawyer); Jean-Francois Boisvert and Mathew Chapman (Climate Change Coalition)…
Speaker on F L Omstead from Les Amis de la Montagne
Bagg Street Klezmer Band and Norman Nawrocki
Ukraine Youth Folk dancing and singing… ?
This programme outline is very preliminary and in the process of being developed further… proposes additions are welcome.
Contact telephone: 514 842-7432
*Frederick Law Omstead, was a radical landscape architect who designed Mont Royal Park, Montreal and Central Park in New York City, etc. He designed such public spaces to be accessible to every citizen.