While senators’ duties are mainly as legislators within Parliament, their work also takes them far beyond. Learn more about some of their activities.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 – Senator Robert Black (third from left) visits the Guelph, Ontario, plant of Gay Lea Foods Co-operative and learns about dairy processing.
Thursday, January 17, 2019 – Proudly wearing her Métis sash, Senator Yvonne Boyer visited two classes at Merrickville Public School in Merrickville, Ontario, for a SENgage event. She talked about her work in the Senate, her Métis culture and how they intersect in her work as Ontario's first Indigenous senator.
Saturday, January 19, 2019 – Senator Wanda Elaine Thomas Bernard meets with staff of the Delmore Buddy Daye Institute, which addresses educational issues that impact African Nova Scotians.