OTTAWA , Feb. 3, 2020 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint is unveiling its new Black History Month collector coin. The coin honours Fredericton -born, NHL trailblazer Willie O'Ree – the first black player to play in the NHL. The event will take place at Aberdeen Pavilion, on February 4, 2020 and will be attended by the legend himself, Mr. O'Ree.
Aberdeen Pavilion, TD Place
Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Will O'Ree, NHL's Director of Youth Development and ambassador for NHL Diversity
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