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August 17, 2017 - 8:00am
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- Nova Scotians will have the opportunity to learn about the province's geological treasures at the 52nd annual Nova...
August 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
Acadian Affairs -- Acadians across the province will celebrate their heritage on National Acadian Day, Tuesday, Aug. 15.
August 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
Acadian Affairs -- Les Acadiens et les Acadiennes de toute la province célébreront leur patrimoine demain, le mardi 15 août, dans le cadre de la Fête...
August 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
Communities, Culture and Heritage -- NOTE: A list of grants in the Halifax Regional Municipality follows this release. A community garden and park at...


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Honourable Leo A. Glavine

Minister of Communities,
Culture and Heritage

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