The Immigrant Experience: Refugees, immigrants and those who support them

June 18, 2016 at 10am - June 18, 2016 at 2pm
BCGEU Prince George Area Office
500 Quebec St Prince George, BC V2L 0C6 Canada
Laura Gibbons ·

Saturday, June 18, 2016

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

This event will include include informal discussions about the immigrant experience in Prince George.

Guest speakers from community support groups and from new immigrants telling their story, including:

Sergio Petrucci, PG Catholic churches

Laurie Dillman, Immigrant and Muticultural Services Society

Chris Bone, Community Manager for City of Prince George

Sid Jawanda, Principal Peden Hill Elementary School learning and support program for new refugee students

Marina Bedros, refugee family from Syria

Presentations from Connect PG and Welcome PG programs, MoveUp Prince George, and PG Trail system.

A Free Lunch will be provided.

Click for printable pdf poster


Will you come?