Today is Victoria Day, a holiday in many Canadian provinces with the exception of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland. The holiday originated in the 1840s as a celebration of then-Queen Victoria's birthday on May 24, and now, to celebrate the birth of Queen Elizabeth II—whose actual birthday is April 21. Looking ahead to tomorrow, Tuesday, May 23: Happening around the Hill: This is a break week for the House of Commons, which will resume sitting on Monday, May 29 and is scheduled to then sit consecutively until June 23, when MPs are expected to break for summer recess. Nationwide news-makers: Navdeep Bains, minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be in Mississauga where he'll visit Glenforest Secondary School’s STEM club and speak with students about the importance of STEM education and to encourage them to consider a career in the sciences. Mr. Bains will meet with students at 12:45 p.m. (all times local). Ralph Goodale, minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, will start his morning in Regina, Sask. where he will make a 10 a.m. announcement about Canada Day celebrations in Regina. He will be making the announcement on behalf of Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly. Later, Mr. Goodale will be in Balgonie, Saskatchewan where he will make an infrastructure announcement on behalf of Amarjeet Sohi, minister of Infrastructure and Communities. He will be accompanied by Mayor of Balgonie Frank Thauberger and Don McMorris, Indian Head-Milestone MLA, on behalf of Donna Harpauer, minister of Government Relations. The event will take place at 2 p.m. at the Balgonie Multiplex. Lawrence MacAulay, minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will be in Montague, PEI where he will be making an announcement at 1 p.m. on behalf of Mr. Bains and Ms. Joly. The event will take place at the Montague Waterfront Gazebo at 1 Station St. Finance Minister Bill Morneau speak and take questions from Concordia University students during a Facebook Live discussion in Montréal. The stream will be available at: https://www.facebook.com/FCACan/ and will begin at 1:45 p.m. At 2:20 p.m., Mr. Morneau will take questions from the media. Marc Garneau, minister of Transport, will speak in front of the Halifax Chamber of Commerce about measures in the Transportation Modernization Act and the Ocean Protection Plan. This event will take place at 12:45 p.m. at the Delta Halifax.