Wed Feb 14 2018
THE MAN WE CALLED 'LINC'
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Celebrating Black History Month in Hamilton.
Michael Highgate will be speaking about the life and times of his friend, The Hon. Lincoln Alexander - a Canadian lawyer who became the first black Member of Parliament in the House of Commons, the first black federal Cabinet Minister (Minister of Labour), the first black Chair of the Worker's Compensation Board, and the 24th Lieutenant Governor of Ontario from 1985 to 1991. He was the first person to serve five terms as Chancellor of the University of Guelph, from 1991 to 2007 and was also a governor of the Canadian Unity Council.
Admission $10 (free for WCCH members)
Light refreshments will be served.
Location: Scottish Rite, 4 Queen St. S, Hamilton, free parking in the lot of the Scottish Rite.
Region: Halton, Hamilton, Niagara
Sponsor: Women’s Canadian Club of Hamilton
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