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International Mother Language Day Celebration

International Mother Language Day Celebration

2:00 AM to 5:00 AM
Bear Creek Pavilion

Description:

International Mother Language Day 2016

International Mother Language Day has been observed annually since February 2000 to promote linguistic diversity and multilingualism. Languages are the most powerful instruments of preserving our heritage, and IMLD commemorates the important role that language plays in our lives and communities. This event will celebrate a diversity of languages and cultures with presentations, performances, and visual displays of local Indigenous and heritage languages, including Hul'q'umi'num', Cree, Punjabi, Tagalog and Cantonese.

Date: Saturday, February 20
Time: 2-5pm
Place: Bear Creek Pavilion (13750 88 Avenue, Surrey, BC)

International Mother Language Day 2016 Program