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Irish Famine Remembrance Ceremony


Irish Famine Remembrance Ceremony
Irish Famine Remembrance Ceremony Ottawa Honouring the memory of those who tended to the thousands of Irish Famine refugees who arrived in Bytown/Ottawa in 1847. Commemorating those who died and who rest here. Location: Macdonald Gardens, Cobourg Street, Ottawa Thursday August 4, 2022 11:00 am Opening music: Kevin Dooley Words of welcome: Mayor Jim Watson Prayers: Fr. Eugene King, OMI Sister Rachelle Watier, SCO Anglican representative Irish hymn: Rev. Tim Kehoe Remarks: Dr. Eamonn McKee Ambassador of Ireland to Canada Prof. Mark McGowan Michael McBane, Historian Closing music: Kevin Dooley



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