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ST. GABRIEL SCHOOL INVITED TO HONOUR “FILLES DU ROY”

MONTREAL, SEPTEMBER 19, 2013 In honour of the 350th anniversary of the arrival of the Filles Du Roy to New France, St. Gabriel Elementary School (600 Dublin) in Pointe St. Charles will unveil a mural and host a tree-planting ceremony on Monday, September 23   (11 a.m.) on the corner of Dublin and Wellington.

Hosted by the Maison Saint-Gabriel, the historic 1668 home and the namesake of the school, the ceremony will unveil a special mural painted on the wall of the elementary school as well as feature the planting of 36 trees, all in honor of the original 36 Filles du Roy.

 

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Michael J. Cohen
Communications and Marketing Specialist
English Montreal School Board
Tel: (514) 483-7200 ext. 7243
Fax: (514) 483-7213
E-mail: mcohen@emsb.qc.ca