A familiar name in Canadian politics is coming to Vernon.
Justin Trudeau, a Montreal MP and son of former prime minister Pierre Trudeau, will take part in a public event Jan. 21.
“Mr. Trudeau will attend a public luncheon at Okanagan College which will include Mr. Trudeau engaging with the public,” said Dianne Perrier, with the Okanagan-Shuswap Liberal Association.
The topic will be what the future holds for youth in Canada.
The public is welcome to arrive at 11:30 a.m., with the event running from 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Other activities are also going on within the party.
Seven members of the riding will attend a convention in Ottawa from Friday to Sunday.