Canadian Multiculturalism Day (in-person celebration)

Event Date: 
Monday, June 27, 2022 - 10:00am to 1:00pm EDT
Event Location: 
International Student Lounge (Ground floor of the Paterson Library)
Event Contact Name: 
Bella Lan
Event Contact E-mail: 

Hi, Thunderwolves!⁠

We hope you are enjoying our beautiful summer weather!⁠

We would like to invite you to the Canadian Multiculturalism Celebration on Monday, June 27. ⁠

You can register by scanning the QR code on the poster. For those of you who are not in Thunder Bay, we really would love it if you join us online. ⁠

Canadian Multiculturalism Celebration features 3 parts:⁠

1. Online Multicultural Video Competition
Video contest and rules:⁠
Video duration: Maximum 5 minutes⁠
This video must be an “original” work of art in relation to one’s food and culture of your choice.⁠
To join this contest, you just need a simple set of equipment, like your mobile phone, to film a short 5-minute video.⁠
Must include a brief introduction about yourself and the culture you are sharing in the video.⁠
You can participate and submit the video as an individual or as a group.⁠
You are automatically entered into a draw to win prizes when you submit the videos.⁠
Deadline to submit: Thursday, Jun 23, 2022, by 11:59 pm ET⁠
Email your video submissions to

2. Canadian Multiculturalism Day (Online Celebration)
Date: 27 June 2022
Time: 10 - 11:00 am (ET)
Register here:
Lakehead International invites you to join us online to learn about different cultures from around the world through a panel discussion and a fun Kahoot game.
Date: Monday, June 27, 2022
Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm ET
Winner’s prize: The winner of the Kahoot game will receive an amazing $50 gift basket featuring Lakehead University swag and goodies.

3. Canadian Multiculturalism Day (in-person celebration)
Date: June 27, 2022
Time: 10 am - 12 pm
Location: International Student Lounge (Ground floor of the Paterson Library)
Join us in person for a fun afternoon as we celebrate multiculturalism and diversity with performances, food, music and crafts from different cultures.
Register here: