February 5, 2019 (Edmonton) – On behalf of the Alberta Party Caucus, MLA Karen McPherson is wishing Chinese Albertans, and all those celebrating Lunar New Year, a very prosperous and successful Year of the Pig.
“Lunar New Year is a special time of the year, not only for the Chinese community but also for many other communities that follow the lunar calendar, and we want everyone partaking in the festivities to know that we are celebrating with you.”
“Alberta is a province that values diversity, and days like today are a perfect opportunity to celebrate that diversity and the benefits we all enjoy because of it.”
“To see all the events happening across the province really brings joy to my heart. With all the bright colours, costumes, and dinners happening it is easy to see why this is such a great time for the community and all of its families to gather together and celebrate.”
“On behalf of our caucus, I wish all those celebrating the Lunar New Year festivities a very prosperous and lucky New Year.”
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Director of Communications and Legislative Affairs