Oct 14 2019

8:00am - 4:30pm

Thanksgiving Day

Please note: The College will be closed for Thanksgiving Day, re-opening Tuesday, October 15th at 8:00am.

A few facts about Thanksgiving in Canada:

  • Thanksgiving is an annual Canadian holiday, occurring on the second Monday in October, which celebrates the harvest and other blessings of the past year.
  • Thanksgiving has been officially celebrated as an annual holiday in Canada since November 6, 1879
  • In Canadian football, the Canadian Football League has usually held a nationally televised doubleheader, the Thanksgiving Day Classic. It is one of two weeks in which the league plays on Monday afternoons, the other being the Labour Day Classic