Thank you for attending the 2011 Persons Day Breakfast Gala…for Canada’s Landmark Event in Support of Women and Girls

Women’s Legal Education Fund (LEAF) proudly presents the 2011 Persons Day Breakfast gala events – combining education, entertainment, information, culture – and a powerful dialogue about the contemporary ethics, legal challenges and landmark victories that shape your world.

LEAF Calgary

Date: Friday, October 28, 2011

Time: 7:30am

Place: Telus Convention Centre, 120 9 AVE SE, Glen 206 Room

Keynote Speaker: Alison Redford

LEAF Edmonton

Date: Friday, October 21, 2011

Time: 7:30am – 9:30am

Place: The Westin Hotel Edmonton, 10135-100 St. NW, Manitoba-Saskatchewan Room

Keynote Speaker: Natasha Bakht

Topic: Veiled Objections: Protecting the Rights of Niqab-Wearing Women

LEAF Halifax

Date: Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Time: 9:00am – 10:30am

Place: Saint Mary’s Boat Club

Keynote Speaker: Melinda Buckley

LEAF Ottawa

Date: Friday, October 14, 2011

Time: 7:30am – 9:30am

Place: Lord Elgin Hotel, 100 Elgin St., Pearson Ballrom

Keynote Speaker: Justice Susan Himel

LEAF Sudbury

Date: Thursday October 20, 2011

Time: 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Place: The Rainbow Cinema, 40 Elm Street, Sudbury, Ontario

Keynote Speaker: Filmmaker Shirley Cheechoo of the Weengushk Film
Institute, Manitoulin Island, will be on hand for the screening of her film

LEAF National

Date: Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Time: 7:00am – 9:00am

Place: The Fairmont Royal York, 100 Front Street West, Canadian Room

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Avis Glaze

Host: Heather Bishop

Watch the 2011 Persons Day Breakfast Gala (Toronto) video

LEAF Winnipeg

Date: Friday, October 21, 2011

Time: 7:15am – 9:00am

Place: Winnipeg Convention Centre, 375 York Avenue

Keynote Speaker: Prof. Benjamin Perrin

Keynote Speaker: Diane Redsky

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For more information, contact Rota Ramanantsialonina at 1-888-824-LEAF (5323) ext. 221