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MacEwan Terrace Garden Official Opening Ceremony

Jun 18, 2013

The Mayor and members of City Council are pleased to announce the official opening of MacEwan Terrace Garden, a new public garden in Riverwood.

What: MacEwan Terrace Garden Official Opening.

Following the ceremony, there will be a host of family programming:

· Outdoor artists’ demonstrations
· Fine art exhibition
· Visual Arts Mississauga marketing booth
· The Riverwood Conservancy Enabling Garden open house

The event will feature garden tours led by The Riverwood Conservancy. These volunteer led walks about the property will last about an hour and will start from the MacEwan House at 12:15, 12:30 and 12:45 p.m.

Who: Mayor Hazel McCallion C.M., LL.D. and Members of Council
Commissioner Paul Mitcham, Community Services
Martin Robinson, Chair of The Riverwood Conservancy
Lisa Jayne Irvine, Visual Arts Mississauga Board Chair

When: Saturday, June 22, 2013, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Official Ceremony begins at 11:30 a.m.

The event will take place rain or shine.

Where: 4150 Riverwood Park Lane
Mississauga, ON L5C 2S7

No parking on-site for this event. Parking is available at the Erindale GO station with free shuttle service every 15 minutes from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Photo Opportunity
Unveiling of official plaque

Background

MacEwan Terrace Garden is a public garden that features a series of garden beds and outdoor rooms, structured around a main walkway.

As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 741,000 residents and more than 54,000 businesses, including more than 60 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or major divisional head offices. A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on the shores of Lake Ontario in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is "Leading Today for Tomorrow" by focusing on delivering services, implementing its Strategic Plan, delivering value for money and maintaining infrastructure.


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