Guess what? You can now purchase the #KingstonPen pewter ornament! 🗝️ All ornaments are $10 each (with $25 worth of receipts from Downtown Kingston!) at the box offices of The Grand Theatre, Leon's Centre and Visit Kingston Experience Centre!
📸: rockinreid via Twitter
"Kingston Penitentiary is expected to play a starring role in future movies and television series. It is already a popular tourist attraction, but officials believe there’s also room to use the 19th century prison as a movie backdrop. Now, a trio of partners wants the Limestone City to shine even more brightly and draw in more production." - Global Kingston
In case you missed it, yesterday morning St. Lawrence Parks in partnership with Correctional Service of Canada and The City of Kingston presented a cheque for $500,000 (which represents 50% of the 2018 Kingston Pen Tours profits) towards the United Way’s youth homelessness initiatives. 👏 This was in addition to the already $3,564,000 already raised by the overall United Way campaign!
📸: United Way of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington
Left to Right: Hollee Kew - General Manager & CEO, St. Lawrence Parks Commission, Linda Ann Daly - Acting Chair, St. Lawrence Parks Commission, Bryan Paterson - Mayor for City of Kingston, Scott Harris - Regional Deputy Commissioner, Correctional Service Canada.
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shared United Way of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington's live video.
Great news this morning as United Way of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington announced that they surpassed their campaign goal this year and raised $3,564,000! Kingston Pen Tours and St. Lawrence Parks along with Correctional Service of Canada and The City of Kingston are proud to be community partners and did you know 50% of #KingstonPen Tour proceeds goes towards the United Way to to support the Youth Homelessness Initiative? 👏