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MONDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2010

Remembrance Day in Vancouver & Lower Mainland

In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky; The larks, still bravely singing, fly; Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago; We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow; Loved and were loved, and now we lie; In Flanders fields. Take up our quarrel with the foe; To you from failing hands we throw; The torch; be yours to hold it high; If ye break faith with us who die; We shall not sleep, though poppies grow; In Flanders fields. Honour our brave Canadian soldiers at Remembrance Day Ceremonies happening across Vancouver and the Lower Mainland in British Columbia on Thursday, November 11, 2010.

Remember the fallen on November 11, 2010 which is Remembrance Day across Canada.VANCOUVER
VICTORY SQUARE CENOTAPH | November 11 | 10:30am (10:10am: Vancouver Back Youth Choir) | West Hastings Street at Cambie Street, Vancouver (map) | The ceremony begins at 10:30am followed by two minutes of silence at 11:00am and the placing of wreaths at the Cenotaph. A parade of veterans will then march to Seymour and Hastings. Weather permitting, there will be a commemorative fly-by at 11:00am. | Website
JAPANESE MEMORIAL, STANLEY PARK | November 11 | 11:00am | Located behind the Vancouver Aquarium, Stanley Park, Vancouver (map)
CHINATOWN MEMORIAL SQUARE | November 11 | 12:00pm | Keefer Street at Columbia Street, Vancouver (map) | Watch the parade, watch the placing of the wreath and listen to the ceremony which honours the sacrifices of Chinese-Canadians in War.
MEMORIAL PARK SOUTH CENOTAPH | November 11 | 10:00am | East 41st Avenue at Prince Albert Street, Vancouver (map) | Attend the Remembrance Day Parade from John Oliver School to South Memorial Park Cenotaph for the ceremony. | Website
GRANDVIEW PARK CENOTAPH | November 11 | 11:00am | Charles Street at Commercial Drive, Vancouver (map)
REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY AT UBC | November 11 | 10:45am | War Memorial Gym: 6081 University Boulevard, Vancouver, Vancouver (map) | The 2010 program will include readings, remarks, wreath placement and music by the UBC School of Music. | Website

WEST VANCOUVER
REMEMBRANCE DAY PARADE AND SERVICE | November 11 | 10:45am | Parade Route (map) | Honour the Canadian Armed Forces. Remember the fallen on November 11, 2010 which is Remembrance Day across Canada.The Parade leaves 18th Street and Marine Drive at 10:50am and the service starts at the Memorial Arch at 11:00am. | Website

NORTH VANCOUVER
NORTH SHORE REMEMBRANCE DAY PARADE | November 11 | 10:45am | Lonsdale Avenue at Keith Road, North Vancouver (map) | The parade forms up on East Keith Road at Chesterfield and marches on to the Cenotaph at Victoria Park. At the end of the service, the parade reforms and marches to the 6th Field Engineers Armoury. | Website

RICHMOND
VOICES IN PEACE CONCERT | November 11 | 7:00pm | Fraserview Mennonite Brethren Church: 11295 Mellis Drive, Richmond (map) | A concert focusing on Remembrance Day.

DELTA
NORTH DELTA SOCIAL HEART PLAZA REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY | November 11 | 10:30am | 11415 84 Avenue, Delta (map) | Join the Kennedy House Seniors Society to honour those who gave their lives to serve and protect Canada. | Website
REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY | November 11 | 10:00am | 47th Avenue at Garry Street, Ladner (map) | Join the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 61 to remember those who have served Canada with a parade and ceremony. | Website

Remember the fallen on November 11, 2010 which is Remembrance Day across Canada.NEW WESTMINSTER
REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY | November 11 | 9:30am - 11:00pm | Royal Westminster Regiment Armoury: 530 Queens Avenue, New Westminster (map) | Remember Canadians at an assembly followed by a parade to city hall and two minutes of silence. | Website

PORT COQUITLAM
REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICE | November 11 | Centre: 9:30am - 10:30am; Cenotaph: 11:00am | 2150 Wilson Avenue, Port Coquitlam (map) | Join the Remembrance Ceremony and after follow the parade to Veterans Park for the Cenotaph Service. | Website

SURREY
SURREY MUSEUM SQUARE CENOTAPH | November 11 | 10:15am | 17710-56A Avenue, Surrey (map) | Remember Canada's soldiers. Following the service, a parade of Vetrans will return to Cloverdale Royal Canadian Legion Branch #6. | Website

MAPLE RIDGE
REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY | November 11 | 10:45am - 12:00pm | 11960 Haney Place, Maple Ridge (map) | Prior to the Remembrance Ceremony, watch the parade march from the Legion building to the Cenotaph in Memorial Peace Park. | Website

More Remembrance Day events can be found on the Veterans Affairs Canada website.






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