Location: Okanagan Regional Library – Kelowna Branch, 1380 Ellis Street, Kelowna
Join the Central Okanagan Local Immigration Partnership, Kelowna Community Resources, Okanagan Regional Library Downtown Kelowna branch and London Drugs Welcoming 150 for a screening of Syrian families in our community. The videos were produced in partnership with the Refugee Response Team – Thompson Okanagan and Kootenays, the ECO Art Incubator and the University of British Columbia Okanagan Creative & Critical Studies Department.
What to expect:
- Meet and Greet newcomers to the Central Okanagan
- Opening comments by Mayor Colin Basran
- Update on the Syrian families in the Central Okanagan by Doreen Rosvold, KCR Refugee Resettlement Coordinator
- Comments by Dorothee Birker, Project coordinator
- Comments by John Pereira, Manager West Kelowna London Drugs
- Q&A or Comments
Master of Ceremony: Rawle James – COLIP Coordinator
Brought to you by: KCR Community Resources, The Central Okanagan Immigration Partnership (COLIP), the Refugee Response Team – Thompson Okanagan and Kootenays, the ECO Art Incubator, the University of British Columbia Okanagan Creative & Critical Studies Department, Okanagan Regional Library Downtown Branch and London Drugs.