Merdeka, eh! 🇨🇦🇲🇾

Join us for the virtual Merdeka celebrations with MAC. Featuring wishes and greetings from honourable guests, High Commission of Canada in Malaysia, The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, John Tory, Mayor, City of Toronto, Bonnie Crombie, Mayor, City of Mississauga, Senator Yuen Pau Woo, Senator Victor Oh, and more. We also have a special presentation from Royal Selangor, performances by Bonnie Freechild and Santha Tsang.

When: August 31, 8:00 PM EDT

Who is Dr. Lawrence Loh, Peel Region’s top doctor? On May 2, Toronto Star named Dr. Loh as “The Man who took on Amazon, closed schools and defied expectations.”

Dr. Loh’s parents hail from Malaysia. He spent some years in Malaysia for school and college, before returning to Canada. Get to know Dr. Loh as he shares about his Malaysian heritage, hobbies, perspective on anti-Asian racism and hopes and dreams post-pandemic.