Saanich Peninsula Remembrance Day ceremonies

Honour the fallen Friday, Nov. 11 in Sidney and Central Saanich.

  • Nov. 10, 2016 8:00 a.m.

• On Nov. 11: Veterans and current members of the armed forces, local youth groups, representatives of local, provincial and federal governments and others join the Parade of Veterans in Sidney at 10:30 a.m. The parade begins at the Mary Winspear Centre and moves to the cenotaph in from of Town Hall on Sidney Avenue.

 

• Central Saanich: Wreath-laying ceremony at the municipal hall Peacekeeping Memorial Stone Cenotaph under the half-staff flags. 11 a.m. A short ceremony to remember the fallen and to lay wreaths.

 

• A Tribute to the Military: The Sidney Museum honours Canada and the Saanich Peninsula’s veterans and war dead with a special exhibit. It’s put on jointly by the Sidney Museum and Archives, the Army, Navy & Air Force Veterans’ Assn., Sidney Unit # 302, and the British Columbia Aviation Museum. The Museum, on Beacon Avenue, is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.

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