Samuel Holland 250 Commemorations and go!PEI encourages Islanders to “Walk-a-Lot” Challenge
Left to Right - Samuel Holland, Honourable H. Frank Lewis - Lieutenant Governor of PEI, Dr. David L. Keenlyside - Chair of the Samuel Holland 250 Commemorations Committee, Andrew Avery – President of Recreation PEI, and Trax help to launch the go!Walk
As part of Samuel Holland 250 Commemorations Committee in partnership with go!PEI, Islanders are being encouraged to get a team together and sign up for the go!Walk a Lot Challenge. Running May 15th through July 10th.
Public Archives celebrates 50 years of preserving the past
Minister of Tourism and Culture Robert Henderson and Provincial Archivist Jill MacMicken-Wilson display a few items from the collection of the Provincial Archives and Records Office.
Residents of Prince Edward Island continue to benefit from the services of the Public Archives and Records Office fifty years after the Archives Act was proclaimed by the Province.
Add a little Island with the 2015 Visitors Guide
Minister of Tourism and Culture Robert Henderson and Harold McGuigan, Fulfillment Coordinator at Tourism PEI's Distribution Centre, review new 2015 tourism materials which are now being sent out to potential visitors.
The 2015 Visitors Guides have arrived and with them dozens of opportunities for potential travelers to add a little Island to their vacation plans in 2015.
Samuel Holland 250 lecture series underway
(L-R) Chair of the Samuel Holland 250 Volunteer Committee Dr. David Keenlyside, Historian Georges Arsenault; Tourism and Culture Minister Robert Henderson; antique map dealer Aubrey Bell; historian Boyde Beck.
Islanders interested in knowing more about the province’s history specifically as it relates to the original survey of the Island will benefit from a series of free lectures being held as part of the Samuel Holland 250 commemorations.