Executive Council
September 5, 2017

Media Advisory: Premier Ball and Ministers to Speak at Annual Newfoundland and Labrador 50+ Federation Convention

The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, along with the Honourable John Haggie, Minister of Health and Community Services, and the Honourable Lisa Dempster, Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development, will speak at the annual Newfoundland and Labrador 50+ Federation Convention in Gander this week. The convention will take place at the Quality Hotel and Suites, 100 Trans Canada Highway, Gander.

Tomorrow (Wednesday, September 6), Minister Haggie will open the convention at 9:00 a.m. and Minister Dempster will deliver the keynote address at 10:15 a.m.

On Thursday, September 7, Premier Ball will speak at 6:30 p.m.

The Newfoundland and Labrador 50+ Federation is an umbrella organization that represents over 132 clubs and groups throughout province. The annual convention brings together representatives from across the province to discuss activities, funding, and other issues important to older adults.

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Media contact
Michelle Cannizzaro
Office of the Premier
709-729-3960
michellecannizzaro@gov.nl.ca

2017 09 05                              2:45 p.m.