Remembrance Day Friday

  • Nov. 9, 2005 3:00 p.m.

On November 11, islanders will remember those who served the country in the two world wars, the Korean War and with international peacekeeping forces in all corners of the world.

Remembrance Day ceremonies in Queen Charlotte include a dedication to the new cenotaph, in front of the RCMP station at 10:30 am. After the parade and the ceremony, a licensed open house will be held at the new Legion Branch building (formerly the United Church). A potluck dinner begins at 6:30 pm.
The Teen Centre will also be serving cookies and sandwiches for children.

In Port Clements, activities commence at 10:30 am in front of St. Mark’s Church with refreshments to follow.

In Masset, people will gather inside the community hall at 10:30 am where the service will be begin.
Refreshments will be served at the Legion.

In Sandspit, veterans and ex-servicemen are invited to an all-expenses paid breakfast sponsored by the Willows Golf Course.
The parade starts at SuperValu at 10:40 am and a service starts in front of the airport at 10:45.
Refreshments and snacks will be served at the community hall starting at 11:30 am.