Ottawa Lithuanian Community

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Fall BBQ

Was held on Sept 15th, 2012, Venta preparatory school, Carp.


During the event we welcomed newly-arrived families from the Lithuanian embassy.

Ambassador Vytautas Žalys, his wife Jūratė and son Bartas arrived to Canada in Aug and presented the Letter of Credence to Governor General in Rideau Hall on Sept 15th.

Consul Jonas Skardinskas, his wife Ilona and sons Lukas and Rokas arrived to Canada in May.

Secretary  Elzė Rimkutė arrive to Canada in Sept.

We also kicked-off the new school year start for Ottawa's Lithuanian school "Vyturelis". This year several new students joined our school and in total 17 student will attend school. We sincerely thank our sponsors Lithuanian credit union "Litas" in Montreal, Lithuanian Canadian community and Lithuanian Canadian Foundation for financial support. This support allowed our school to obtain laptop, projector and covered the rent of the hall for school's activities during 2012-2013 school year.

Official part was followed by dinner with refreshments and games for school students.

We thank Lithuanian embassy and all LCC Ottawa chapter members for support and participation.