Archive for the category "remembrance"

November Events in Metro Vancouver

Add a Comment by Rebecca Bollwitt

November Events in Metro Vancouver: Activities, Events, and Things to do Around Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley Throughout November 2016

Remembrance at Victory Square

Add a Comment by Rebecca Bollwitt

Since the beginning of the month, poppies have adorned the left lapels of Canadians and on Remembrance Day, through ceremonies, memorials, and services, veterans will be honoured across the country. There are several events taking place around Metro Vancouver, as there have been for decades, with the cenotaph at Victory Square being one of the […]

Remembrance Day Ceremonies Around Vancouver

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Halloween candy has been divided and the Christmas decorations are ready to be dusted off, but before we leap into a new holiday season, Canadians have a very important day to honour first. Remembrance Day, November 11th, is a day to remember the courage, service and sacrifice of thousands of men and women, and […]

Remembrance Day Ceremonies Metro Vancouver

Comments 1 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Canadians might hold the ceremony and peaceful reflection of Remembrance Day even closer to their hearts this year given the recent tragedies suffered back east. Here in Metro Vancouver, Remembrance Day ceremonies and services at local cenotaphs will be complimented with special events throughout the coming days: Remembrance Day Around Metro Vancouver Photo credit: Philip […]

Remembrance Day Ceremonies Around Vancouver

Comments 9 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Click here for 2014 ceremonies Remembrance Day is coming up and around the region there will be special events to commemorate and remember those who represented our country and gave the ultimate sacrifice. Veterans Affairs Canada has provided an interactive map of events across the country and I have researched a few ceremonies, concerts, and […]