Karen Kain, an artistic associate with the National Ballet of Canada, speaks at the Canadian Club of Toronto, May 13, 2002. Ms. Kain, the recipient of the Canadian of the Year award, recalls her dancing career and her role with the National Ballet. Henry Pankratz (the former chair of the National Ballet of Canada) delivers a speech honouring Ms. Kain. Gordon McIvor (the president of the Canadian Club of Toronto) introduces the day’s speakers.
Also on the program, Senator Daniel Hays (Speaker of the Senate) speaks at the Canadian Club of Toronto, April 16, 2002. Mr. Hays discusses the importance of the Canadian Senate, focusing on questions of both representation and legislation, and analyzes some of the commonly held beliefs about the upper chamber. Margo Brousseau (the president of the Canadian Club of Toronto) introduces Mr. Hays.