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Press release from CNW Group

Media Advisory - The Royal Canadian Mint introduces a new 25-cent circulation coin commemorating the heroes of the War of 1812

Monday, March 18, 2013

Media Advisory - The Royal Canadian Mint introduces a new 25-cent circulation coin commemorating the heroes of the War of 181214:19 EDT Monday, March 18, 2013Mint's Ottawa boutique to host local coin exchangeOTTAWA, March 18, 2013 /CNW/ -What:The third coin in the Mint's series of commemorative circulation coins celebrating heroes of the War of 1812 started circulating nation-wide on March 18, 2013 and the Royal Canadian Mint is hosting a coin exchange for the general public at its Ottawa boutique.Be among the first Canadians to get this 25-cent coin circulation coin honouring Lieutenant-Colonel Charles-Michel de Salaberry, a key historical figure from the War of 1812. When:Friday, March 22, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.Saturday, March 23, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.Sunday, March 24, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Where:Boutique of the Royal Canadian Mint320 Sussex DriveOttawa, Ontario SOURCE: Royal Canadian MintFor further information: 613-993-8990 or boutique@mint.ca