What? Walking tour with Jean-Yves Pelletier, Cultural Developer (Heritage) at City of Ottawa and visit of the Notre-Dame Cemetery.
Ottawa’s Notre Dame Cemetery: sacred space, social space and a lieu de mémoire (place of memory) is offered by Jean Yves Pelletier. It will be a tour of the older sections of the National Capital Region’s largest Roman Catholic cemetery and with a particular focus on personalities of Janeville, Eastview and Vanier. Pelletier is author of a 2009 book on the cemetery’s history which includes short biographies of many well-known people buried there.
Wednesday, June 20, from 6pm to 8pm
In front of the entrance of the Notre-Dame Cemetery, 455 Montreal Road
Free for members or $5 for non-members.